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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
919 PM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

TXZ024-241015-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
919 PM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

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

MIN/MAX                      55          84          49          82          42
TEMP                71 66 61 56 66 77 83 81 68 60 55 51 62 74 81 79 62 53 47 43
DEWPT               34 34 34 34 30 26 24 24 28 31 33 34 35 31 27 29 31 31 31 29
MAX/MIN RH                   43          12          54          15          56
RH                  26 30 35 42 26 15 11 13 23 34 45 54 39 22 15 17 31 43 53 56
WIND DIR            SW SW SW  W NW  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD             9 10 11 12 18 17  9  6  4  5  4  6  4  8  8 14 18 17 16 13
CLOUDS              FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)           18 16  6  8  7  4  5 11 10 13 14 15 18 20 32 44 49 54 66 69
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     2
MIX HGT                     100 10300 11700  6900   200 13300 17400 10300  4200
T WIND DIR                   SW     W     W    SE     W     W    SW     W     N
T WIND SPD                   11    19    11     4     5     6    18    17    39
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  1  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO EL EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           03/26 FRI 03/27/15 SAT 03/28/15 SUN 03/29/15 MON 03/30/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            60      42      63      42      75      49      83      51      75
TEMP          56 58 48 44 58 61 50 44 68 73 59 51 75 80 61 53 70 73
DEWPT         22 21 24 30 31 30 31 32 36 36 40 38 40 37 44 42 45 43
MIN/MAX RH
RH            26 23 41 63 40 34 54 67 32 27 52 63 30 24 59 71 46 39
PWIND DIR           N       N       N       N       N       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5       0       0       0       5       5

$$

TXZ026-241015-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
919 PM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

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

MIN/MAX                      55          87          51          86          43
TEMP                73 68 62 56 67 79 86 84 70 63 57 54 65 78 84 82 65 54 48 45
DEWPT               46 46 42 39 35 30 27 28 32 35 38 40 42 38 32 33 34 32 31 30
MAX/MIN RH                   53          12          61          16          53
RH                  38 45 48 53 29 17 12 13 25 36 50 61 46 25 16 18 31 41 48 53
WIND DIR             S  S SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD            13 12 10 10 13 17 10  8  6  5  4  4  4  8  9 14 18 18 17 14
CLOUDS              FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)           17 14 11  8  8  5  4  6 11 15 13 11 18 24 33 42 47 51 61 63
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     2
MIX HGT                     200 10400 12300  6500   400  9900 17800 11400  4200
T WIND DIR                   SW     W     W     E     N     W    SW    SE     N
T WIND SPD                    8    13     9     6     3     6    17    17    42
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           03/26 FRI 03/27/15 SAT 03/28/15 SUN 03/29/15 MON 03/30/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            62      41      63      42      73      49      83      52      76
TEMP          58 60 48 43 58 61 50 44 67 71 58 51 76 80 61 54 71 74
DEWPT         23 21 27 29 31 29 32 31 36 37 41 40 42 41 46 43 46 44
MIN/MAX RH
RH            25 21 44 59 39 33 56 64 33 29 55 68 32 27 61 72 47 39
PWIND DIR           N       N       N       N       N       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5       0       0       0       5       5

$$

TXZ043-241015-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
919 PM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

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

MIN/MAX                      57          88          53          87          43
TEMP                69 65 62 58 69 81 87 85 72 65 59 56 66 79 85 83 65 54 48 44
DEWPT               43 46 50 52 49 39 33 33 33 36 42 47 47 44 36 34 33 33 33 32
MAX/MIN RH                   77          15          77          17          55
RH                  39 50 65 79 48 22 14 16 25 36 55 77 53 31 18 18 29 42 51 55
WIND DIR             S  S SW SW  W NW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD            10 13 12 12 13 12  9  5  4  5  4  6  8 12 12  9 11 13 16 16
CLOUDS              FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)           14 13 16 18 13  6  4  5  8  9 11 13 22 30 32 33 35 37 52 54
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     5
MIX HGT                     800  6200 10800  5100   100  5100 15300  7500  3600
T WIND DIR                   SW     W     W     W     W    SW    SW    SW     N
T WIND SPD                   17    19    14     4     5    14    27    11    37
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           03/26 FRI 03/27/15 SAT 03/28/15 SUN 03/29/15 MON 03/30/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            58      40      65      42      74      50      82      52      78
TEMP          54 56 47 42 59 63 51 44 67 72 59 52 75 79 61 54 72 76
DEWPT         27 23 27 29 33 30 34 33 38 37 41 41 46 43 48 47 51 45
MIN/MAX RH
RH            31 26 45 58 40 32 60 70 37 30 57 71 38 30 66 83 49 35
PWIND DIR           N       N       N       N       N       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5       0       0       0       5       5

$$

TXZ035-241015-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
919 PM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

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

MIN/MAX                      49          85          48          82          39
TEMP                67 62 56 51 63 77 84 82 68 60 54 50 61 74 80 78 61 50 44 41
DEWPT               30 34 34 33 30 27 25 22 23 25 28 32 35 29 26 26 27 28 28 28
MAX/MIN RH                   50          12          52          14          57
RH                  26 35 44 50 29 16 11 12 19 27 38 52 40 20 14 15 27 41 49 57
WIND DIR            SW SW SW  W NW NW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD             9 11 10 10 14 13  9  9  4  5  5  6  4 10 13 13 16 17 17 16
CLOUDS              FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)           25 15 11 11  8  6  4 13 13 16 20 23 23 22 31 39 43 46 57 63
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     5
MIX HGT                     100  8400 10600  5700   100 11500 15800  7900  3600
T WIND DIR                   SW     W     W    SW    NW     W    SW     W     N
T WIND SPD                    9    14    13     5     5     6    25    10    35
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           03/26 FRI 03/27/15 SAT 03/28/15 SUN 03/29/15 MON 03/30/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            58      37      65      41      76      47      83      48      76
TEMP          54 56 45 39 59 63 50 44 69 73 57 50 75 80 59 50 70 74
DEWPT         24 20 24 29 30 28 31 31 35 32 37 37 37 31 40 43 45 38
MIN/MAX RH
RH            30 23 43 65 37 30 55 68 32 24 52 68 28 18 52 77 43 30
PWIND DIR           N       N       N       N       N       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5       0       0       0       5       5

$$

TXZ031-241015-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
919 PM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

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

MIN/MAX                      57          89          52          87          44
TEMP                72 67 63 58 69 81 88 86 72 64 59 55 66 79 85 83 66 55 49 45
DEWPT               45 44 42 43 37 30 27 28 32 36 39 41 43 37 30 32 34 35 34 31
MAX/MIN RH                   58          12          61          15          55
RH                  38 44 47 59 31 16 11 13 24 36 51 61 47 24 15 16 30 46 53 54
WIND DIR             S  S SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD            12 13 13 12 13 16 10  6  6  5  4  6  4  8  9 13 17 18 17 16
CLOUDS              FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)           16 19  8  9  9  5  4  5 10 14 12 10 17 24 32 39 47 54 58 58
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     2
MIX HGT                     200 10400 12300  6900   500 11000 16000 10000  4100
T WIND DIR                   SW     W     W    NE    NW    SW    SW     S     N
T WIND SPD                   13    16    10     6     3     6    19    18    40
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           03/26 FRI 03/27/15 SAT 03/28/15 SUN 03/29/15 MON 03/30/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            62      42      64      42      74      50      84      52      78
TEMP          58 60 49 44 59 62 50 44 67 72 59 52 76 81 62 54 72 76
DEWPT         24 23 26 29 33 31 33 32 37 38 42 40 43 41 46 45 49 46
MIN/MAX RH
RH            26 23 42 59 42 34 58 67 33 29 54 67 33 26 62 76 51 41
PWIND DIR           N       N       N       N       N       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5       0       0       0       5       5

$$

TXZ029-241015-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
919 PM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

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

MIN/MAX                      47          82          45          80          36
TEMP                64 59 54 49 60 74 81 79 65 57 52 48 59 71 78 76 58 48 41 38
DEWPT               29 32 33 32 30 26 22 21 23 24 26 29 33 28 25 27 29 31 31 29
MAX/MIN RH                   49          12          50          15          65
RH                  27 36 45 51 32 17 11 12 21 29 39 50 40 21 15 17 33 49 60 62
WIND DIR            SW SW SW  W NW  N  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD             8  9  8  9 14 13  8  8  4  5  4  5  4  9 11 14 18 18 16 13
CLOUDS              FW FW CL FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS(%)           24 14  5  6  4  4  4 12  8  9 10 11 15 18 32 45 53 61 65 70
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     2
MIX HGT                     100  9400 10800  6000   100 12300 15500  8700  3600
T WIND DIR                   SW     W     W     S     W     W    SW     W     N
T WIND SPD                    9    14    12     5     3     5    21    16    40
RFTI                 0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY       NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           03/26 FRI 03/27/15 SAT 03/28/15 SUN 03/29/15 MON 03/30/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            57      36      63      39      74      45      81      46      74
TEMP          52 55 44 38 57 61 48 42 67 71 55 48 73 78 57 48 68 72
DEWPT         23 20 25 29 31 29 31 30 36 32 38 35 38 32 40 40 43 38
MIN/MAX RH
RH            30 24 47 68 40 33 57 70 34 24 54 67 31 21 55 75 43 32
PWIND DIR           N       N       N       N       N       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5       0       0       0       5       5

$$

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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