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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
305 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

TXZ024-021030-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
305 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

DATE           05/01/16      MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED
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                      43          66          44          72          48
TEMP          56 56 51 49 47 45 52 61 65 64 56 52 49 46 55 66 71 70 61 57 53 50
DEWPT         38 39 40 41 40 39 39 39 38 36 38 40 41 41 43 45 43 41 41 42 43 43
MAX/MIN RH                   79          35          82          35          76
RH            51 52 66 74 76 79 61 43 36 35 51 63 75 82 64 48 37 36 48 58 68 76
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  S  S SW  W  W NW  N NW  W  W  W
WIND SPD      11 10  8  6  6  6  8  8  6  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  6  8  6  4  5  6
CLOUDS        B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW CL
CLOUDS(%)     78 93 80 68 64 60 46 32 31 30 26 23 33 44 57 71 52 34 21  8  6  5
POP 12HR                     20           5           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     C  S  S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     4     4
MIX HGT              4800  3000  6100  7400  4700   100 10200 11400  6100   100
T WIND DIR             NE     N     N     N    SE    SW     W    NW     N     W
T WIND SPD              8    12    12     8     4     5    16    16     5     5
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           05/04 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16
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            79      53      82      56      84      59      82      57      82
TEMP          72 77 62 55 76 80 65 58 78 82 67 61 77 80 65 59 76 80
DEWPT         41 41 43 43 45 44 47 48 50 49 51 52 53 50 54 53 47 41
MIN/MAX RH
RH            33 27 50 64 33 28 52 69 37 32 56 72 43 35 68 80 36 25
PWIND DIR          NW      SE       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL FW CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       5      10      20      30      20

$$

TXZ026-021030-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
305 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

DATE           05/01/16      MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED
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                      45          69          45          73          49
TEMP          60 60 54 51 49 47 55 64 68 67 58 53 50 47 56 67 72 71 62 58 54 51
DEWPT         39 40 41 42 41 40 39 38 37 36 39 41 41 41 43 45 43 40 41 43 44 44
MAX/MIN RH                   79          32          79          32          77
RH            46 47 61 71 74 76 55 38 32 32 49 64 71 79 62 45 35 32 46 57 69 77
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E SE  S SW SW SW NW  N NW SW  W  W
WIND SPD      10 10  8  6  6  8  9  9  8  5  5  4  4  4  4  6  6  6  6  5  5  5
CLOUDS        B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW CL
CLOUDS(%)     87 97 82 67 63 59 46 34 32 31 23 14 27 40 55 70 55 41 23  6  6  5
POP 12HR                     20           5           5          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     C  S  S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     4     2     2     2     2     2     5     5
MIX HGT              4600  3500  6400  8000  5200   100 10000 11300  7100     0
T WIND DIR             NE    NE     N     N    SE     S    SW    NW     N    NW
T WIND SPD             11    16    14    10     5     3    13    14     6     5
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           05/04 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16
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            81      53      83      57      85      60      83      59      83
TEMP          74 78 62 55 77 81 66 59 79 83 68 62 78 81 67 61 78 81
DEWPT         41 41 45 45 46 46 49 49 51 50 53 53 55 53 57 55 55 50
MIN/MAX RH
RH            30 27 54 69 33 29 54 69 38 32 59 72 45 38 70 81 45 34
PWIND DIR          NW      SE       S      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       0      10      30      30      30

$$

TXZ043-021030-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
305 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

DATE           05/01/16      MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED
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          69          45          74          50
TEMP          60 60 55 53 50 49 56 64 68 67 58 53 50 47 57 68 73 72 63 59 55 52
DEWPT         40 40 42 43 42 40 40 40 39 38 40 42 42 41 43 45 43 41 42 44 46 47
MAX/MIN RH                   75          34          79          33          82
RH            47 47 62 70 74 72 56 41 34 35 52 65 73 79 59 43 34 33 46 57 71 82
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE  S SW SW  S  W  N  W  S SW  W
WIND SPD      12 11  9  8  8  9  9  9  8  6  5  4  4  4  4  4  6  8  5  4  4  5
CLOUDS        B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     83 92 87 82 77 71 53 36 31 27 19 12 17 23 38 53 60 66 47 29 19  9
POP 12HR                     30          10           5          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     3     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              4700  3500  6000  6900  4300   100  8700 11100  6900   300
T WIND DIR             NE     N     N     N     E    SW    SW     W    SE     W
T WIND SPD             11    11    12    11     5     4     9    10     4     3
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           05/04 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16
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            82      53      85      59      87      61      86      60      86
TEMP          75 79 63 55 78 82 68 61 81 85 69 63 80 84 68 62 80 84
DEWPT         44 41 44 44 47 45 49 50 51 50 53 54 55 53 58 56 55 51
MIN/MAX RH
RH            33 26 50 66 33 27 51 67 35 30 57 72 42 34 70 81 43 32
PWIND DIR          NW      SE       S      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       5       5      20      30      30

$$

TXZ035-021030-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
305 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

DATE           05/01/16      MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED
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                      40          67          43          74          47
TEMP          55 55 49 47 44 42 51 61 66 65 56 52 48 45 55 67 73 71 62 57 52 49
DEWPT         36 37 39 39 39 38 38 37 37 36 38 39 39 39 41 42 41 39 40 42 43 43
MAX/MIN RH                   86          34          79          30          80
RH            49 51 68 74 82 86 61 41 34 34 51 61 71 79 59 40 31 31 44 57 71 80
WIND DIR      NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S SW SW NW  N  E  E  S  W
WIND SPD      12 11  9  8  8  8  9  8  6  5  6  6  5  5  6  9 10  9  6  4  4  5
CLOUDS        B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     77 89 79 69 65 61 50 39 38 37 32 27 32 37 51 66 60 55 42 29 20 11
POP 12HR                     20           5           5          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     C  S  S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     3     2     2     2     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT              4800   500  5700  7500  4800   200  9900 13100  8600   100
T WIND DIR             NE     N     N     N    SE     S    SW    NW    NE     E
T WIND SPD              8     8    11     5     5     5    12    11     8     3
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           05/04 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16
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            80      51      84      57      86      59      83      56      82
TEMP          73 77 61 54 77 81 66 59 80 83 67 61 77 80 65 58 76 79
DEWPT         38 36 40 40 42 38 45 47 47 44 49 50 48 45 53 51 39 33
MIN/MAX RH
RH            28 23 46 59 29 21 47 64 31 25 52 67 36 29 65 77 26 19
PWIND DIR          NW      SE       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     <15     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       5      10      20      30      10

$$

TXZ031-021030-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
305 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

DATE           05/01/16      MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED
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                      46          69          45          74          48
TEMP          61 61 55 52 50 48 55 64 68 67 58 54 50 47 57 68 73 72 63 58 54 51
DEWPT         41 40 42 42 42 40 40 40 39 37 40 42 42 41 44 46 44 42 42 43 44 45
MAX/MIN RH                   77          33          79          34          79
RH            48 46 61 70 73 74 57 41 34 33 50 64 73 79 61 45 35 34 47 58 70 79
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E SE  S SW SW SW NW NE NW SW  W  W
WIND SPD      11 11  9  6  6  8  9  9  8  6  5  4  4  4  4  6  6  6  6  5  5  5
CLOUDS        B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW CL CL FW
CLOUDS(%)     86 95 80 65 64 63 49 35 33 31 23 15 27 39 54 68 56 44 24  5  5  6
POP 12HR                     20           5           5          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     C  S  S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     4     4     2     2     2     2     2     3     4
MIX HGT              4600  3300  6400  7600  4900   200 10000 11000  6200   100
T WIND DIR             NE     N     N     N    SE    SW    SW    NW     N    NW
T WIND SPD             11    14    14     9     5     3    12    14     5     5
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           05/04 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16
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            82      53      84      58      86      60      84      59      84
TEMP          75 79 63 55 77 81 67 60 80 84 68 62 79 82 67 61 78 82
DEWPT         42 43 45 45 48 47 50 49 52 51 53 53 56 53 58 56 54 50
MIN/MAX RH
RH            32 29 53 70 36 30 55 68 38 32 59 72 45 37 72 84 44 33
PWIND DIR          NW      SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       0      10      20      30      30

$$

TXZ029-021030-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
305 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

DATE           05/01/16      MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED
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                      40          63          41          70          45
TEMP          52 52 47 45 43 42 49 58 62 61 53 49 46 43 53 64 69 68 59 54 50 47
DEWPT         37 38 39 40 38 37 37 37 36 36 38 39 39 39 41 43 42 40 41 42 42 41
MAX/MIN RH                   82          38          86          36          79
RH            56 59 74 82 82 82 63 45 38 39 57 68 76 86 64 46 37 36 51 64 74 79
WIND DIR      NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  S  S SW SW  W NW  N  E SE SW  W
WIND SPD      12 10  9  8  6  6  8  8  6  4  4  4  4  4  6  8  9  8  5  4  4  5
CLOUDS        B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     80 92 81 70 67 64 48 33 32 31 29 27 35 43 55 68 59 50 31 12  9  6
POP 12HR                     20           5           0          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     C  S  S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     3     3     2     2     2     2     3     3     3
MIX HGT              4700  2000  5800  7400  4800   200 10200 12000  6800   200
T WIND DIR              N     N     N     N    SE     S     W    NW    NE     E
T WIND SPD              9    12    12     6     5     6    16    11     5     2
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           05/04 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16
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            78      49      82      55      83      57      81      54      80
TEMP          71 75 59 52 75 79 64 57 77 81 65 59 75 78 63 56 74 77
DEWPT         38 37 41 40 42 40 45 46 48 45 50 49 47 46 52 50 38 34
MIN/MAX RH
RH            30 25 51 63 31 25 50 67 36 28 58 69 37 32 67 80 27 21
PWIND DIR          NW      SE       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       5      10      20      30      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 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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