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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
645 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

TXZ024-232215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
645 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE             SAT 04/23/16            SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      82          60          86          55          87
TEMP             56 65 76 81 80 72 68 65 62 70 80 85 83 72 65 61 57 67 80 86 84
DEWPT            49 51 50 47 47 51 53 53 54 47 40 35 32 32 34 35 35 36 37 34 32
MIN/MAX RH                   31          75          15          49          14
RH               75 59 40 30 31 48 58 65 74 44 24 16 15 24 31 38 43 32 21 16 15
WIND DIR         SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W SW  S
WIND SPD          6 13 16 18 16 14 14 13 13 14 14 13 13 11  9 10 10  8  5  8 11
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC FW CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL FW CL CL
CLOUDS(%)        22 16 19 19 38 48 58 51 44 25  5  3  2  4  6  4  2  4  6  4  1
POP 12HR                      0           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              4400  7900  3800   400  8900 11700  5700   100  9400 13500
T WIND DIR              S     S     S    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W    SW
T WIND SPD             21    23    24    14    20    26    10     8    13    24
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO


DATE          TUE 04/26/16 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            57      85      53      81      52      77      55      72
TEMP          67 59 78 82 63 55 75 78 61 54 72 75 62 56 68 70
DEWPT         39 41 32 26 19 26 26 24 31 38 42 44 53 53 55 52
MAX/MIN RH
RH            36 52 19 13 18 32 16 13 32 55 34 33 73 90 64 53
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       W       W      SW       E       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5      10      30      50

$$

TXZ026-232215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
645 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE             SAT 04/23/16            SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      83          60          87          57          89
TEMP             54 64 76 82 81 72 68 65 62 70 81 86 84 73 67 63 59 69 82 88 86
DEWPT            49 51 52 49 48 52 52 53 54 54 54 47 43 44 47 46 43 41 40 39 39
MIN/MAX RH                   32          78          24          62          16
RH               83 63 43 32 32 49 57 65 75 57 39 26 24 35 49 54 55 36 22 18 19
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S SW SW  W  W SW  S
WIND SPD          5 12 16 17 16 13 14 13 11 14 17 17 14 13 12 10  9  8  6  8 10
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)        10 17 13 15 25 38 52 56 61 38 15  8  3  4  4  3  1  3  4  3  1
POP 12HR                      0           5          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              4500  5200  2700   200  4400 12000  6600     0  4600 12100
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S    SW    SW     S     S     W    SW
T WIND SPD             18    24    17    11    16    24     8     4     8    20
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 04/26/16 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            60      88      54      83      53      77      58      73
TEMP          70 62 81 85 65 56 76 80 62 55 72 75 64 59 69 71
DEWPT         46 47 38 33 31 29 29 28 36 41 46 50 55 55 56 57
MAX/MIN RH
RH            42 58 21 15 28 35 18 15 38 59 39 41 73 87 63 61
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW       W       S       E       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5      10      10       5       5      20      40      50

$$

TXZ043-232215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
645 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE             SAT 04/23/16            SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      83          60          87          61          90
TEMP             55 65 77 82 81 72 68 65 62 70 81 86 85 75 70 66 63 72 83 89 88
DEWPT            50 51 51 50 50 53 52 54 54 56 57 51 48 50 53 55 55 49 43 40 39
MIN/MAX RH                   33          75          29          76          18
RH               82 61 41 33 35 51 57 67 74 60 44 30 28 41 55 68 75 44 24 18 18
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD          4 10 13 13 12 11 11 10 10 12 13 13 13 13 12 11 10  9  9 11 12
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)         6 12 11 19 25 33 40 47 54 39 23 14  6  4  2  5  7  6  5  5  5
POP 12HR                      0           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              5100  5700  3400   200  4100 12000  7100   200  7900 12100
T WIND DIR             SW     S     S     S    SW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             17    19    16    10    18    21    10    11    18    26
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 04/26/16 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            62      88      55      83      56      79      60      75
TEMP          71 64 82 85 65 57 77 81 64 58 74 77 66 61 71 73
DEWPT         47 53 43 37 41 31 32 29 36 39 53 57 60 58 59 59
MAX/MIN RH
RH            42 68 25 18 41 37 19 15 35 50 48 50 80 90 66 62
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      SW      SW      SW      SE       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5      10      10       5       5      30      40      50

$$

TXZ035-232215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
645 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE             SAT 04/23/16            SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      83          59          86          54          87
TEMP             55 65 77 82 81 72 67 64 61 69 80 85 83 71 65 60 56 67 80 86 84
DEWPT            47 50 50 47 46 50 53 53 54 46 37 30 26 29 33 35 35 33 31 29 28
MIN/MAX RH                   29          75          13          45          12
RH               74 58 39 29 29 46 61 67 78 44 21 14 12 21 30 39 45 28 17 13 13
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W SW SW  W  W  W  W SW SW
WIND SPD          8 14 17 18 17 17 17 16 13 14 16 17 17 13 10  9  9  9 11 14 17
CLOUDS           FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        22 24 26 43 51 54 56 48 40 21  2  2  1  1  1  1  0  3  5  6  7
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              6100 10000  6000   600  9000 11000  6100   100 10000 12400
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S    SW     W    SW     W     W    SW
T WIND SPD             20    20    24    18    19    26     9     6    17    28
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL


DATE          TUE 04/26/16 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            57      84      51      80      52      79      56      74
TEMP          67 59 77 81 61 53 74 78 61 54 73 77 63 57 70 72
DEWPT         37 40 30 24 20 23 24 17 25 32 41 46 53 54 53 46
MAX/MIN RH
RH            33 49 18 12 20 31 15 10 25 43 31 33 70 90 55 39
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       W       W      SW       E      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5      20      30      40

$$

TXZ031-232215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
645 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE             SAT 04/23/16            SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      84          60          87          58          90
TEMP             53 64 77 83 82 73 68 65 62 70 81 86 85 74 68 64 60 70 83 89 87
DEWPT            50 51 51 49 49 52 52 53 54 55 55 49 45 45 48 47 46 42 38 37 39
MIN/MAX RH                   33          77          25          67          16
RH               88 63 41 32 33 49 58 65 75 59 41 28 25 36 48 55 60 36 20 16 18
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW  W  W SW  S
WIND SPD          5 12 16 17 13 13 13 13 12 14 16 14 13 13 12 11  9  8  8  9 10
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)         9 17 14 16 25 38 50 55 60 37 14  7  3  3  3  3  1  3  4  3  2
POP 12HR                      0           5          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              4500  5400  3100   300  4500 12200  6700   100  4600 12500
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S    SW    SW     S    SW     W    SW
T WIND SPD             19    23    17    12    18    24     9     5     9    24
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 04/26/16 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            60      88      54      84      53      79      58      74
TEMP          70 62 81 85 65 56 77 81 63 55 73 77 64 59 70 72
DEWPT         45 48 37 33 31 30 28 29 36 40 47 51 56 56 58 57
MAX/MIN RH
RH            41 61 21 15 28 37 17 15 36 57 40 40 75 90 65 59
PWIND DIR           S      SW      SW       W      SW      NE       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5      10      10       5       5      20      40      50

$$

TXZ029-232215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
645 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE             SAT 04/23/16            SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      81          57          84          51          85
TEMP             54 63 75 80 79 70 65 62 59 67 77 83 81 69 62 57 53 64 77 84 82
DEWPT            47 49 49 45 46 51 52 52 52 44 35 28 25 28 32 33 33 32 31 28 26
MIN/MAX RH                   30          78          13          46          13
RH               77 60 40 29 31 51 63 70 78 43 22 13 13 21 32 40 46 30 18 13 13
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW
WIND SPD          6 13 17 18 16 16 16 13 11 13 16 16 14 11  6  5  6  6  8 11 13
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)        25 14 20 23 47 51 54 45 35 19  2  2  2  4  5  3  1  3  5  4  2
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              6000 10200  6200   600  8100 10300  5500   100  9900 12500
T WIND DIR              S     S     S    SW    SW     W    SW     W     W    SW
T WIND SPD             23    23    27    21    19    27     9     5    13    26
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL


DATE          TUE 04/26/16 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            54      82      49      79      49      75      54      72
TEMP          64 56 75 79 60 51 72 76 58 51 69 73 61 55 68 70
DEWPT         35 38 29 22 19 25 24 19 26 33 38 43 52 52 53 46
MAX/MIN RH
RH            34 51 18 12 20 36 16 12 29 50 32 34 72 90 59 42
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       W       W      SW       E      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5      10      30      40

$$

BELOW IS A WEATHER ELEMENT KEY FOR THIS PRODUCT

DAY 1 THROUGH 3...
MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE
TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE
DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
MIN/MAX RH OR MAX/MIN RH(%).........MAXIMUM/MINIMUM HUMIDITY
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS)...........20 FT. WIND DIRECTION
WIND DIR DEG(DEGREES)...............20 FT. WIND DIRECTION IN TENS OF DEGREES
                                    RELATIVE TO DUE NORTH.
     EXAMPLE: 09 = 90 DEGREES = EAST; 18 = 180 DEGREES = SOUTH;
              27 = 270 DEGREES = WEST; 36 = 360 DEGREES = NORTH
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
WIND GUST(MPH)......................20 FT. WIND GUST
WIND CHILL..........................WIND CHILL TEMPERATURE
HEAT INDX...........................HEAT INDEX
CLOUDS(CAT).........................CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
     EXAMPLE: CL = CLEAR; FW = FEW; SC = SCATTERED;
              B1 = MOSTLY CLOUDY; B2 = CONSIDERABLE CLOUDS; OV = OVERCAST
CLOUDS(%)...........................CLOUD COVER AS A PERCENTAGE
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
QPF 12HR(IN)........................LIQUID EQUIVALENT PRECIPITATION AMOUNT
WEATHER...
     TYPE...
       RAIN...........RAIN
       RAIN SHWRS.....RAIN SHOWERS
       TSTMS..........THUNDERSTORMS
       DRIZZLE........DRIZZLE
       SNOW...........SNOW
       SNOWSHWRS......SNOW SHOWERS
       SLEET..........SLEET
       FLURRIES.......FLURRIES
       FRZG RAIN......FREEZING RAIN
       FRZG DRZL......FREEZING DRIZZLE
     COVERAGE...
       S..............SLIGHT CHANCE
       C..............CHANCE
       L..............LIKELY
       O..............OCCASIONAL
       D..............DEFINITE
       AR.............AREAS
       PA.............PATCHY
OBVIS...............................OBSTRUCTION TO VISIBILITY
     TYPE...
       F..............FOG
       PF.............PATCHY FOG
       F+.............DENSE FOG
       H..............HAZE
       BS.............BLOWING SNOW
       K..............SMOKE
       BD.............BLOWING DUST
       AF.............VOLCANIC ASHFALL
LAL(CAT)............................LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL
MIX HGT(FT AGL).....................MIXING HEIGHT
T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION
T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED
ADI (INDEX).........................ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX
DISPERSION..........................LDSI
MAX LVORI...........................LVORI
STA PRES (INCHES MERCURY)...........STATION PRESSURE
ADI (INDEX).........................ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX
CEILING (FT)........................CEILING
STABILITY (CAT).....................PASQUILL TURNER STABILITY
WATCH/WARNING/ADVISORY...
     EXAMPLE: W = WARNING; Y = ADVISORY; A = WATCH
     IN EFFECT FOR THE INDICATED HOUR

DAY 4 THROUGH 7...
MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE
TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE
DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
     EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER
AVE CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS



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