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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
330 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

TXZ024-282245-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
330 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

DATE             THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14            SAT 08/30/14
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 TEMP                 91          69          87          70          93
TEMP          76 74 79 87 90 89 79 76 73 71 76 83 86 85 78 75 73 72 79 88 92 90
DEWPT         65 64 63 63 60 61 62 61 64 66 68 65 62 60 60 61 62 63 62 61 59 59
MIN/MAX RH                   36          85          42          75          33
RH            69 71 58 45 37 39 56 60 73 84 76 55 45 43 54 62 68 73 56 40 33 35
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S NE  N SW  S  S SE  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  5  8  9 11  8  6  4  4  1  1  4  5  8  8  6  5  5  6  9 11 12
CLOUDS        B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     72 68 63 57 64 71 72 73 71 68 66 64 62 61 55 49 43 37 37 38 38 38
POP 12HR                     50          50          30          30          10
QPF 12HR                   0.13        0.19        0.10        0.06           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
LAL            3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT    <1 <1  2 11 10  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  9 10  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 11 10  8
T WIND DIR    NW  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  N NE SE SW  S  S SW  W SW SW  W  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     2  5 18 12 14 18  6  4  5  2  3  5  6 12  3  2  3  3 13  8 14 17
RFTI           0  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 NO


DATE          SUN 08/31/14 MON 09/01/14 TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14
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 TEMP       71      96      71      97      71      96      68      94
TEMP          78 73 90 93 78 73 91 94 79 73 90 93 76 71 88 91
DEWPT         61 62 59 56 58 60 58 56 59 61 59 57 59 62 59 57
MAX/MIN RH         70      27      64      27      68      28      73      31
RH            56 68 35 29 50 64 33 28 50 66 35 30 56 73 38 32
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5      10      10      10      10

$$

TXZ026-282245-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
330 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

DATE             THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14            SAT 08/30/14
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 TEMP                 93          70          91          71          96
TEMP          78 75 81 88 92 91 81 77 74 72 78 86 90 88 80 77 75 73 81 90 95 93
DEWPT         64 64 66 64 62 62 65 65 65 66 68 65 63 62 62 63 64 65 64 63 62 61
MIN/MAX RH                   37          82          41          76          33
RH            62 69 60 45 37 38 58 67 74 81 71 50 41 42 54 62 69 76 56 41 34 35
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE  E  E  N SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       3  4  8  6 10  9  5  4  3  1  3  4  4  5  5  5  4  4  6  9 11 12
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     67 69 68 68 70 72 73 75 75 75 72 69 66 63 58 52 45 40 39 38 37 36
POP 12HR                     50          50          30          30          10
QPF 12HR                   0.19        0.31        0.09        0.09           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
LAL            3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT    <1 <1  2 <1  6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  9 11  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 11 10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  N  E  S SW SW  S  S  S SE  S SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    12  5 16 11 14 17  4  3  5  3  9  8  6 11  9  3  3  4 12  6 11 13
RFTI           0  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 NO


DATE          SUN 08/31/14 MON 09/01/14 TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14
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 TEMP       72      99      74      99      72      98      70      96
TEMP          79 74 93 96 81 76 93 96 80 74 92 95 78 73 90 93
DEWPT         63 64 61 58 60 62 61 59 61 63 61 59 62 64 62 59
MAX/MIN RH         71      28      63      28      69      29      73      31
RH            58 71 35 28 49 62 35 29 52 69 36 30 58 73 39 32
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5      10      10      10      10

$$

TXZ043-282245-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
330 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

DATE             THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14            SAT 08/30/14
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 TEMP                 93          70          94          71          97
TEMP          77 74 80 88 92 90 81 77 74 72 79 88 93 91 82 78 75 73 81 91 96 94
DEWPT         62 61 59 59 60 60 62 59 61 63 65 64 63 63 64 66 67 68 67 65 62 61
MIN/MAX RH                   34          72          38          84          32
RH            60 64 49 38 34 37 53 54 64 73 62 45 37 40 55 67 76 84 63 42 33 34
WIND DIR      SE  S  S SW SW SE SE  E  S  S SW  S SE SE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD       4  4  5  4  5 10  6  4 10  4  8  6  5  4  4  5  5  6  8  9 10 10
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     59 54 62 71 67 63 66 69 73 76 72 68 64 60 58 56 54 52 48 44 39 36
POP 12HR                     60          50          30          30          10
QPF 12HR                   0.18        0.29        0.16        0.09           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL            3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT    <1 <1  1  6  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  8  9  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 11  9
T WIND DIR     S  S  S SW  S SE  E SE  S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S SW SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     8 11 12  9 10 17  5  3  8  4 10  8  8 11  4  4  8 12 13  5  6 11
RFTI           0  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 NO


DATE          SUN 08/31/14 MON 09/01/14 TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14
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 TEMP       72      99      72     100      72      98      70      96
TEMP          79 74 93 96 80 74 93 96 80 75 92 95 78 73 90 93
DEWPT         64 66 62 59 62 65 62 60 63 66 62 59 62 66 62 58
MAX/MIN RH         76      28      73      29      74      29      79      30
RH            60 76 36 29 54 74 36 30 56 74 37 30 58 79 39 31
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5      10       5       5       5

$$

TXZ035-282245-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
330 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

DATE             THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14            SAT 08/30/14
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 TEMP                 91          67          90          68          94
TEMP          74 71 78 86 90 88 78 74 72 69 76 85 89 87 78 75 72 70 78 88 93 91
DEWPT         62 62 63 62 59 59 62 62 63 62 65 62 60 59 59 61 62 63 62 60 58 57
MIN/MAX RH                   35          80          38          79          31
RH            66 73 60 45 35 38 58 66 73 78 69 46 38 39 52 62 71 78 58 39 31 32
WIND DIR      SE  S SW SW  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  5  9  8  9  9  9  6  5  1  5  6  8  8  8  8  6  6  8  9 10 11
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     69 61 58 54 58 62 62 62 61 60 60 60 59 59 55 50 45 41 40 39 38 38
POP 12HR                     50          50          30          30          10
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.16        0.04        0.04           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
LAL            3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT    <1 <1  2 10 12  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  8 11  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 11 11  9
T WIND DIR     S  S SW SW SW  S  E SE  S NE SW  S SW  S SE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     8  8 19 10 11 18  8  8  4  3  8  8  8 13  6  5  4  5 11  8 11 14
RFTI           0  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 NO


DATE          SUN 08/31/14 MON 09/01/14 TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14
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 TEMP       69      97      70      97      69      95      68      93
TEMP          76 71 90 93 78 72 91 94 77 72 89 92 76 70 87 90
DEWPT         60 62 57 53 56 60 56 53 57 61 58 54 57 61 59 56
MAX/MIN RH         72      25      65      24      68      27      73      31
RH            58 73 33 26 47 66 31 25 50 68 35 28 52 73 39 32
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5      10       5       5       5

$$

TXZ031-282245-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
330 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

DATE             THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14            SAT 08/30/14
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 TEMP                 92          69          91          70          95
TEMP          77 74 80 87 91 90 80 76 73 71 78 86 90 88 80 76 74 72 80 89 94 92
DEWPT         65 64 65 64 63 63 64 64 64 65 69 66 64 62 62 63 64 65 64 63 62 61
MIN/MAX RH                   39          81          41          78          34
RH            67 71 60 46 40 41 58 66 73 81 74 51 42 42 54 64 71 79 58 42 35 36
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE  E  E  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  4  8  6  8  9  6  3  4  2  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  8  9 11 12
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     66 66 68 70 70 71 72 73 75 77 74 70 66 63 58 53 47 42 41 39 37 36
POP 12HR                     50          50          30          30          10
QPF 12HR                   0.19        0.31        0.13        0.09           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
LAL            3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT    <1 <1  2 <1  4  7 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  9 11  8 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  9 11  9
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S NE  E  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    13  6 17 10 16 18  4  3  4  2  9  9  6 12  5  4  3  6 12  8  9 14
RFTI           0  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 NO


DATE          SUN 08/31/14 MON 09/01/14 TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14
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 TEMP       70      98      72      98      72      98      70      96
TEMP          77 72 91 94 80 74 92 95 80 74 92 95 78 73 90 93
DEWPT         63 64 61 58 60 62 60 59 61 63 61 59 62 64 61 58
MAX/MIN RH         76      28      67      29      69      29      73      30
RH            62 76 37 30 51 66 34 30 52 69 36 30 58 73 38 31
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5      10      10      10      10

$$

TXZ029-282245-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
330 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

DATE             THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14            SAT 08/30/14
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 TEMP                 89          62          87          65          92
TEMP          71 68 75 84 88 86 75 70 67 64 72 81 86 84 75 72 69 67 75 85 91 88
DEWPT         61 61 61 61 57 59 62 60 61 61 64 61 59 58 58 59 60 61 60 58 57 56
MIN/MAX RH                   35          88          40          83          32
RH            71 78 62 46 35 40 64 71 81 90 76 51 40 41 55 64 73 81 60 40 32 34
WIND DIR       S SW SW SW SW  S SE SE  E NE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  8 11  8  9  5  9  6  4  3  5  6  6  8  8  8  6  6  8  9 10 11
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     67 60 58 55 58 61 65 68 63 59 59 59 59 59 54 47 41 35 36 37 38 38
POP 12HR                     40          40          30          30          10
QPF 12HR                   0.09        0.16        0.04        0.03           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
LAL            3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  3  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT    <1 <1  2 11 12  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  8 11  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 10 11  9
T WIND DIR     S  S SW SW SW  S SE  S SE NE SW  S SW  S SE  S  S  S SW SW  S  S
T WIND SPD     8 11 17 10 11 16 10  9  1  4 10  8  8 11  3  4  4  5 12  8 11 16
RFTI           0  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 NO


DATE          SUN 08/31/14 MON 09/01/14 TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14
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 TEMP       65      95      66      94      67      94      65      92
TEMP          73 67 88 91 74 69 87 90 75 69 87 90 74 68 86 89
DEWPT         58 60 56 52 55 58 54 51 56 60 57 53 56 59 57 55
MAX/MIN RH         79      26      69      25      73      28      74      31
RH            59 78 34 27 51 68 32 26 52 73 36 28 53 73 37 32
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5      10      10       5      10

$$

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 SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
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...
       IS.............ISOLATED
       SC.............SCATTERED
       NM.............NUMEROUS
       O..............OCCASIONAL
       S..............SLIGHT CHANCE
       C..............CHANCE
       L..............LIKELY
       WD.............WIDESPREAD
       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
HAINES(CAT).........................HAINES INDEX
MIXING HGT(THOUSANDS OF FT AGL)........MIXING HEIGHT
     EXAMPLE: 6 = 6000 FEET; 12 = 12000 FEET; <1 = LESS THAN 1000 FEET
T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION
T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED
RFTI................................RED FLAG THREAT INDEX
     CATEGORY...
       HS............HISTORICALLY CRITICAL
       EX............EXTREMELY CRITICAL
       CH............CRITICAL - HIGH
       CL............CRITICAL - LOW
       EL............ELEVATED
       NO............NONE
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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