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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
414 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

TXZ024-062215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
414 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

DATE             TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      44          30          50          18          35
TEMP             35 36 41 44 40 36 34 33 32 34 43 49 42 31 25 21 19 21 30 34 31
DEWPT            23 22 18 16 21 23 25 27 24 30 32 29 26 22 19 17 14 11  8  6  9
MIN/MAX RH                   32          85          47          84          30
RH               61 56 39 32 46 57 69 77 74 84 64 47 54 70 78 84 80 65 39 30 39
WIND DIR          N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  W  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N NE  E
WIND SPD         16 13  9  6  6  6 11  9  5  5 11 16 21 21 18 13 13 10  8  5  4
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        56 68 66 72 63 45 44 48 53 51 28 28 46 49 47 41 38 23 41 14 23
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     4     3     3     3     3     2     2     4     3
MIX HGT              3000  3700  2900  2100  1700  6200  3900  3500  4000  4600
T WIND DIR              N     E    SE     S    SW    NW    NE     N     N    NE
T WIND SPD             18     9    12    13    10    17    25    18    12     6
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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            21    44      31    62      38    60      34    56
TEMP          25   23 38 40 36   33 54 55 44   40 53 53 40   36 50 51
DEWPT         10   12 13 22 26   29 33 36 35   33 30 28 29   29 31 31
MAX/MIN RH         63    34      88    38      76    32      79    41
RH            52   63 35 49 67   88 45 49 70   76 41 38 65   75 49 47
PWIND DIR          SE     S      SW    SW       W     W      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW SC FW
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ026-062215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
414 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

DATE             TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      46          30          49          20          37
TEMP             35 36 42 45 42 37 34 33 31 34 43 48 41 32 26 23 21 23 32 36 32
DEWPT            26 25 20 18 20 23 23 23 23 27 31 31 28 24 20 17 13 11  7  6  8
MIN/MAX RH                   33          78          51          78          28
RH               69 64 41 33 41 56 64 66 72 75 62 51 59 72 78 77 71 59 34 28 36
WIND DIR          N  N NE NE  E  E SE SE SE  S SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD         18 14 10  8  6  6  8  6  4  5 11 13 20 19 18 14 12 11  9  6  4
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        56 64 64 69 68 59 60 56 51 58 44 47 55 54 50 29 37 17 39 11 23
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     4     3     3     3     4     2     2     2     4
MIX HGT              3200  3600  2800  2100  2300  3700  3400  3400  3900  4800
T WIND DIR              N    NE    SE    SE     S    NW    NE     N     N     N
T WIND SPD             20    10    10     8    11    10    26    20    14     8
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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            20    43      30    59      38    62      35    56
TEMP          25   22 37 39 35   32 51 53 44   40 55 55 41   37 50 50
DEWPT         10   11 11 18 23   26 33 36 35   32 32 30 30   28 31 31
MAX/MIN RH         62    31      82    42      73    32      72    40
RH            52   62 33 42 61   78 50 52 70   73 41 38 65   70 48 48
PWIND DIR          SE     S       S     S      SW     N       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW SC FW
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ043-062215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
414 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

DATE             TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      47          32          53          22          36
TEMP             38 39 44 46 43 38 36 35 34 36 46 52 45 34 28 25 23 25 32 35 32
DEWPT            30 27 24 24 27 26 27 28 31 35 38 36 38 29 24 22 17 15 10  9 10
MIN/MAX RH                   41          98          56          87          33
RH               73 63 45 41 53 61 69 75 89 94 73 56 78 82 83 87 78 65 39 33 39
WIND DIR          N  N  N NE  E  E  E SE SE  S SW NW NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE
WIND SPD         16 13 11  9  5  4  5  5  4  4 10 10 13 20 19 16 13 12 10  8  5
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 FW SC
CLOUDS(%)        66 58 52 63 63 61 77 71 64 78 51 44 42 69 68 54 59 33 60 17 27
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     3     3     4     4     3     3     2     2     2
MIX HGT              2700  3200  2800  2400  1600  1800  3000  2700  4000  4400
T WIND DIR              N    NE    SE     S    SW     W    NE    NE    NE    NE
T WIND SPD             24    10     8    11    12     5    26    24    18    11
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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            22    43      31    59      39    62      38    57
TEMP          26   24 38 39 36   33 52 53 45   41 56 55 44   40 51 51
DEWPT         11   12 11 19 24   27 34 39 38   36 34 34 34   32 32 33
MAX/MIN RH         61    32      80    45      81    36      73    40
RH            53   61 33 44 61   77 50 59 78   80 44 44 68   73 48 50
PWIND DIR           E     S       S    SW      SW     W      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ035-062215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
414 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

DATE             TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      44          32          53          18          33
TEMP             33 34 41 44 41 37 36 35 34 36 46 52 44 32 25 21 19 21 29 32 29
DEWPT            23 24 20 18 20 24 26 29 29 32 33 26 25 22 19 18 14 14 10  9  9
MIN/MAX RH                   35          89          36          88          37
RH               66 66 42 35 42 59 67 78 82 85 60 36 47 66 78 88 80 74 44 37 42
WIND DIR          N NE NE  E SE SE SE  S  S SW  W NW  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E
WIND SPD         16 16 11  9  9  9 10  8  6  6 13 18 18 21 19 14 13 10  8  5  6
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        57 62 58 69 57 52 52 54 56 59 35 21 39 51 62 56 51 41 50 22 24
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                                    PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     3     3     3     3     4     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              2900  3500  2100  1300  1000  4800  3100  3200  3600  4000
T WIND DIR             NE     E    SE     S    SW    NW    NE    NE    NE     E
T WIND SPD             19     9    13    13    10    19    24    19    10     5
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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            20    43      30    61      36    61      35    56
TEMP          24   22 37 39 35   32 53 54 43   38 54 54 41   37 50 50
DEWPT         11   12 15 21 26   28 33 34 35   31 30 26 29   28 30 29
MAX/MIN RH         65    37      89    37      76    29      72    37
RH            57   65 40 48 69   85 46 46 73   76 40 34 62   70 46 44
PWIND DIR          SE     S      SW    SW       W    NW       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ031-062215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
414 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

DATE             TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      47          29          51          20          38
TEMP             37 38 43 46 42 37 34 32 31 33 44 50 43 32 27 24 22 23 33 37 33
DEWPT            29 25 23 21 24 24 27 25 25 30 35 34 32 25 22 18 15 12  9  8 10
MIN/MAX RH                   37          87          54          81          29
RH               74 61 44 37 48 59 74 76 78 88 68 54 65 74 81 76 74 63 36 29 38
WIND DIR          N  N NE NE  E  E SE SE SE  S SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD         17 13 11  8  6  5  6  5  4  5 11 12 19 19 17 14 12 10 10  6  4
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        60 61 62 71 64 55 59 57 54 60 45 45 55 57 51 36 39 19 44 13 24
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     4     2     3     3     4     3     2     4     4
MIX HGT              3200  3700  3100  2800  2300  3900  3600  3300  4000  4800
T WIND DIR              N    NE    SE     S     S    NW    NE     N     N     N
T WIND SPD             23    10     9    12    12     8    27    21    16     9
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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            20    43      30    60      39    63      35    56
TEMP          25   22 38 39 35   32 52 54 45   41 56 55 42   37 50 51
DEWPT         11   12 12 20 25   27 35 38 36   34 34 32 32   31 33 32
MAX/MIN RH         64    32      85    44      77    33      80    42
RH            55   64 34 45 66   81 51 55 71   76 43 41 68   78 51 49
PWIND DIR          SE     S       S    SW      SW     W      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW SC FW
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ029-062215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
414 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

DATE             TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      42          28          51          16          32
TEMP             31 32 38 41 38 34 32 31 30 32 44 50 42 30 23 20 17 19 28 31 28
DEWPT            23 23 18 17 19 25 25 27 27 31 32 25 24 21 17 16 14 13  9  8 10
MIN/MAX RH                   37          96          37          88          37
RH               72 69 44 37 46 69 75 85 88 96 62 37 48 69 77 84 88 77 44 37 46
WIND DIR          N NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW NE NE NE  N  N  N NE  E  E
WIND SPD         17 13 10  8  8  8  8  8  6  6 13 18 21 21 17 13 12  8  6  4  4
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        62 68 66 72 56 38 35 43 52 46 23  9 37 46 44 47 43 32 43 15 24
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                                    PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     4     3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              3000  3400  1600   900  1200  6000  3200  3200  3700  4300
T WIND DIR             NE     E    SE     S    SW    NW    NE    NE    NE    NE
T WIND SPD             19     9    10    14    12    21    25    18    10     4
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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            19    43      29    61      35    59      32    54
TEMP          23   21 37 39 34   31 52 54 42   37 52 52 39   34 48 48
DEWPT         11   13 15 23 27   29 32 33 33   31 29 25 28   28 29 29
MAX/MIN RH         71    37      92    36      79    30      78    39
RH            59   71 40 52 75   92 46 45 70   79 41 35 64   78 47 47
PWIND DIR          SE     S      SW    SW       W    NW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

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 INDEX..........................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 OF MEASURABLE 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(FEET 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).....................PASQUIL 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
DWPT................................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT WIND SPEED
     EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER
AVG CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS



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