Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
Issued by NWS

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
000
FOUS54 KLUB 131217
PFWLUB

FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
617 AM CST SAT DEC 13 2014

TXZ024-132215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
617 AM CST SAT DEC 13 2014

DATE             SAT 12/13/14            SUN 12/14/14            MON 12/15/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN TEMP                 68          52          61          35          54
TEMP                48 57 67 59 56 54 52 53 54 58 61 58 46 42 39 37 38 48 53 49
DEWPT               48 53 52 52 52 52 52 52 47 32 29 27 30 31 32 29 31 28 28 26
MIN/MAX RH                   56         100          28          79          37
RH                 100 86 59 78 86 93100 96 77 37 29 30 53 65 76 72 76 46 38 40
WIND DIR             S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  N
WIND SPD             9 13 13 13 14 17 17 13 14 21 25 18 17 14 16 14 13 13 12  4
CLOUDS              OV B1 SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV B2 FW FW SC FW FW FW FW CL FW CL FW
CLOUDS(%)           99 59 45 51 68 85 89 94 73 20 18 28  9 14  9 12  5 10  4 15
POP 12HR                      5          50          30           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.09        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                              SC SC SC SC SC SC
OBVIS               F+          PF PF PF
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  4  3  2  2  2  2  2  4  4  4  4
MIXING HGT          <1  1  2 <1  2  2  2  2  4  7  8  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  5 <1
T WIND DIR           S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  N
T WIND SPD           8 10 12 16 25 31 28 33 25 32 36 36 26 24 23 11 18 19 14  4
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
DENSE FOG            Y


DATE               TUE 12/16/14  WED 12/17/14  THU 12/18/14  FRI 12/19/14
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       29    50      35    52      36    49      32    44
TEMP          36   31 44 44 39   36 47 47 40   37 45 46 36   33 41 41
DEWPT         26   24 24 25 28   31 36 34 34   33 35 33 32   30 30 28
MAX/MIN RH         75    38      86    54      89    58      89    56
RH            67   75 45 47 64   82 65 60 79   85 68 60 85   89 65 59
PWIND DIR           N    SE       S     S       S     E      NE     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR            5     0       5    20      20    20      30    40
RAIN SHWRS                          IS IS IS   IS IS IS SC   SC SC SC

$$

TXZ026-132215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
617 AM CST SAT DEC 13 2014

DATE             SAT 12/13/14            SUN 12/14/14            MON 12/15/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN TEMP                 65          52          62          37          56
TEMP                52 58 64 59 55 54 52 53 54 59 62 59 47 44 41 39 40 50 55 51
DEWPT               52 55 55 54 53 53 52 53 52 40 32 28 30 32 33 31 32 30 30 28
MIN/MAX RH                   68         100          30          76          38
RH                 100 90 73 83 93 96100100 93 49 32 30 51 62 73 73 73 46 38 41
WIND DIR             S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW  N
WIND SPD             9 12 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 20 21 13 13 13 13 14 13 14 12  6
CLOUDS              OV B2 B1 SC B1 B2 OV OV B2 SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW
CLOUDS(%)           99 85 63 50 67 85 89 94 82 40 19 28 20 13  9 14  7 10  5 12
POP 12HR                     10          30          60           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04        0.12           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC NM NM NM NM
TSTMS                              SC SC NM NM NM NM
OBVIS               F+          PF PF PF
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  5  3  2  2  2  2  2  4  4  4  4
MIXING HGT           1  2  2  2  2  2  2  1  3  7  8  1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  5 <1
T WIND DIR           S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW  N
T WIND SPD          11 14 16 19 24 20 23 18 26 27 33 21 20 14 18 14 16 19 17  4
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
DENSE FOG            Y


DATE               TUE 12/16/14  WED 12/17/14  THU 12/18/14  FRI 12/19/14
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       30    51      36    52      37    49      33    45
TEMP          37   32 45 45 40   37 47 48 41   38 46 46 37   34 42 42
DEWPT         28   25 25 25 28   31 36 36 35   35 36 35 34   31 30 28
MAX/MIN RH         75    37      83    58      90    61      88    55
RH            70   75 45 45 62   79 65 63 79   89 68 65 89   89 62 57
PWIND DIR           N     E      SE    SE      SE     E      NE     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC B1   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR            5     0      10    30      20    20      30    40
RAIN SHWRS                          SC SC IS   IS IS IS SC   SC SC SC

$$

TXZ043-132215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
617 AM CST SAT DEC 13 2014

DATE             SAT 12/13/14            SUN 12/14/14            MON 12/15/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN TEMP                 67          52          66          38          57
TEMP                53 59 66 61 56 54 52 53 54 62 65 62 49 45 42 40 41 51 56 52
DEWPT               53 55 54 54 54 54 52 53 54 37 33 28 33 29 32 31 33 31 32 30
MIN/MAX RH                   63         100          27          76          40
RH                 100 87 65 78 93100100100100 39 30 27 54 53 67 70 73 46 40 43
WIND DIR             S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW  N
WIND SPD             9 12 13 13 14 16 16 13 16 21 24 13 11 13 10 10 10 11  9  4
CLOUDS              OV B1 SC SC B1 B2 OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)           99 52 47 46 65 83 89 94 72 30 17 12  7 11  5  9  5 12  6 14
POP 12HR                     10          30          30           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.06        0.09           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                              SC SC SC SC SC SC
OBVIS                F          PF PF PF
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  5  4  2  2  4  4  5  4  4  4
MIXING HGT          <1  2  2  2 <1 <1  2  2  3  5  6 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  5  4
T WIND DIR          SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W NW NW  N
T WIND SPD           3 13 16 18 17 10 25 26 28 31 32 21 14 13 11  8  9 13  8  3
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               TUE 12/16/14  WED 12/17/14  THU 12/18/14  FRI 12/19/14
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       34    53      39    55      40    53      36    48
TEMP          40   36 47 48 43   40 50 51 44   41 49 50 40   37 45 45
DEWPT         30   27 27 28 31   35 40 38 38   38 38 36 36   35 34 31
MAX/MIN RH         73    38      87    59      89    56      91    56
RH            67   69 45 46 62   82 68 61 79   89 66 58 85   92 65 58
PWIND DIR          NE     E      SE     S       S     E      NE     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC B1   B2 B1 B1 SC   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR            5     0      10    20      20    20      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                          IS IS IS   IS IS IS SC   SC SC SC

$$

TXZ035-132215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
617 AM CST SAT DEC 13 2014

DATE             SAT 12/13/14            SUN 12/14/14            MON 12/15/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN TEMP                 67          48          60          34          54
TEMP                47 56 66 58 53 51 49 50 50 57 60 57 45 41 38 36 37 48 53 48
DEWPT               47 52 51 50 51 51 49 48 41 30 27 26 28 27 29 27 29 27 28 27
MIN/MAX RH                   57         100          28          73          38
RH                 100 86 58 75 93100100 93 71 35 28 30 51 57 70 69 72 44 38 44
WIND DIR            SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  N
WIND SPD            10 11 12 13 17 19 18 14 13 23 26 17 13 13 12 11 10 11  8  2
CLOUDS              OV SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV SC FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)           99 39 40 42 63 85 87 89 33 16 20 15  6 12  5 10  7 11  7 18
POP 12HR                      5          50          20           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.08           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                        IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS
OBVIS               F+          PF PF
LAL                  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  5  4  2  2  2  2  3  4  4  4  4  4
MIXING HGT          <1 <1  2 <1 <1  1  2  3  3  6  7  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  4  3
T WIND DIR          SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW  N NW  S
T WIND SPD          11 10 13 14 20 20 31 29 23 33 36 33 23 14 10  8  9 13  3  2
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
DENSE FOG            Y


DATE               TUE 12/16/14  WED 12/17/14  THU 12/18/14  FRI 12/19/14
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       30    51      35    55      37    52      33    46
TEMP          36   32 45 45 39   36 49 50 42   38 48 48 38   35 42 43
DEWPT         26   24 25 27 28   32 36 35 35   34 35 33 31   29 29 27
MAX/MIN RH         75    39      88    51      89    52      85    52
RH            67   72 45 49 64   85 61 56 76   85 60 56 76   78 60 53
PWIND DIR          NE    SE      SE     S      SW    SE       E     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            5     0       5    20      10    20      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                          IS IS         IS IS SC   SC SC SC
SNOWSHWRS                                               SC   SC SC SC

$$

TXZ031-132215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
617 AM CST SAT DEC 13 2014

DATE             SAT 12/13/14            SUN 12/14/14            MON 12/15/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN TEMP                 66          54          64          37          57
TEMP                53 59 65 60 57 56 54 55 56 61 64 61 48 44 41 39 40 51 56 51
DEWPT               53 55 55 54 54 54 54 53 52 38 31 27 30 31 32 31 32 30 30 29
MIN/MAX RH                   65         100          27          76          37
RH                 100 87 70 81 90 93100 93 86 42 29 27 49 60 70 73 73 44 37 42
WIND DIR             S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW  N
WIND SPD             9 12 13 13 14 14 13 13 14 20 24 14 13 13 13 13 12 14 11  5
CLOUDS              OV B2 B1 SC B1 B2 OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW
CLOUDS(%)           99 85 55 50 67 85 89 94 81 36 17 20 16 13  7 13  6 10  4 13
POP 12HR                      5          30          50           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.05        0.11           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                              SC SC SC SC SC SC
OBVIS               F+          PF PF PF
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  5  4  2  2  2  2  2  4  4  4  3
MIXING HGT          <1  2  2  2  2  2  1  1  3  7  8 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  5 <1
T WIND DIR           S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW  N
T WIND SPD          10 16 17 20 24 27 24 23 27 27 34 20 16 12 16 11 16 19 16  4
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
DENSE FOG            Y


DATE               TUE 12/16/14  WED 12/17/14  THU 12/18/14  FRI 12/19/14
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       31    52      37    53      38    51      35    45
TEMP          38   33 46 46 41   38 48 49 42   39 47 48 39   36 42 42
DEWPT         28   26 25 26 29   32 37 36 36   35 37 36 34   32 31 30
MAX/MIN RH         76    36      84    58      89    59      88    55
RH            67   75 43 45 62   79 65 61 79   85 68 63 82   85 65 62
PWIND DIR           N     E      SE     S      SE     E      NE     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC B1   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR            5     0      10    30      20    20      30    40
RAIN SHWRS                          SC SC IS   IS IS IS SC   SC SC SC

$$

TXZ029-132215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
617 AM CST SAT DEC 13 2014

DATE             SAT 12/13/14            SUN 12/14/14            MON 12/15/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN TEMP                 67          47          58          31          53
TEMP                46 56 66 58 52 50 48 49 49 55 58 55 42 38 35 33 35 47 52 47
DEWPT               46 51 50 49 50 50 48 48 41 30 27 26 29 28 30 28 29 27 26 25
MIN/MAX RH                   54         100          31          83          36
RH                 100 83 56 72 93100100 96 74 38 30 32 60 67 82 82 78 45 36 42
WIND DIR            SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  N
WIND SPD            12 13 13 13 16 19 18 14 14 24 26 18 16 13 13 12 11 12 10  3
CLOUDS              OV SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)           99 43 40 48 66 85 89 94 36 18 25 22  8 14  8 12  6 11  7 17
POP 12HR                      5          60          20           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.09           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS NM NM IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                        IS IS NM NM IS IS IS IS
OBVIS               F+          PF PF
LAL                  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  5  3  2  2  2  2  2  4  4  4  4  4
MIXING HGT          <1 <1  2 <1  1  1  2  3  4  6  7  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  4  4
T WIND DIR          SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  W SW  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  N NW SW
T WIND SPD          12 11 13 14 21 23 31 32 26 34 37 40 24 14 11  8  8 16  6  1
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
DENSE FOG            Y


DATE               TUE 12/16/14  WED 12/17/14  THU 12/18/14  FRI 12/19/14
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       28    50      34    52      34    49      30    43
TEMP          35   30 44 44 38   35 47 47 39   35 45 45 35   32 39 40
DEWPT         24   23 24 26 27   31 35 34 33   32 34 32 29   29 29 27
MAX/MIN RH         78    39      89    53      92    56      92    57
RH            64   75 45 49 64   85 63 60 79   89 65 60 78   88 67 59
PWIND DIR          NE    SE       S     S      SW    SE       E     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            5     0       5    20      20    20      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                          IS IS IS   IS IS IS SC   SC SC SC
SNOWSHWRS                                               SC   SC SC SC

$$

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





USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.