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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
317 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

TXZ024-032215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
317 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

DATE             TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16            THU 05/05/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      71          44          79          52          84
TEMP          48 45 54 65 70 68 59 54 50 47 58 72 78 76 66 61 57 54 65 77 83 81
DEWPT         40 41 45 42 42 43 45 46 43 41 44 40 38 39 41 43 42 43 44 44 41 42
MIN/MAX RH                   36          79          24          66          23
RH            73 86 71 43 36 39 60 74 77 79 59 31 24 26 40 51 56 66 46 31 23 25
WIND DIR      SW  W SW  W  N  N  E  W  W  W NW  N  N NE SE  S SW SW SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  5 10  8  8  8  4  5  5  6  8  6  5  6  4  4  4  4  6  8 10 11
CLOUDS        FW SC SC B2 B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     17 29 50 74 64 19  5  1  2  1  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  3  6  7  7
POP 12HR                     30           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.08           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS              C  C
TSTMS                   C  C
LAL                     1     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     4     5     5     4     5     5     5     4
MIX HGT              9800 10800  4800   100  6500  8400  4700   100  8900 11300
T WIND DIR              W    NW     S     W    NW     N     S     W    SW     S
T WIND SPD             13     9     5     8    13     9     4     5     8    12
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          FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16
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            56      85      58      82      57      82      54      80
TEMP          65 58 79 82 66 60 77 80 65 59 76 79 63 56 74 78
DEWPT         46 47 48 47 50 51 51 50 54 53 46 38 41 43 39 37
MAX/MIN RH
RH            50 67 35 29 55 72 40 35 67 80 34 23 44 62 28 24
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       0      10      20      30      20      20      10

$$

TXZ026-032215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
317 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

DATE             TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16            THU 05/05/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      73          48          81          52          85
TEMP          50 47 56 67 72 71 62 57 53 50 61 74 80 78 67 62 58 55 65 78 84 82
DEWPT         42 42 44 44 43 43 46 48 45 42 45 42 40 42 43 46 45 46 47 47 45 45
MIN/MAX RH                   35          74          24          72          26
RH            74 83 64 43 35 36 56 72 74 74 56 32 24 28 42 56 62 72 52 33 26 27
WIND DIR       S SW SW  W NW  N SE  W  W NW NW  N  N  N SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  4  8  8  9  9  5  5  5  5  8  8  6  6  4  4  4  4  5  8  9 10
CLOUDS        FW FW SC B2 B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     14 14 44 70 70 32 10  2  4  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  3  7  7  7
POP 12HR                     30           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.08           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS              C  C
TSTMS                   C  C
LAL                     1     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     3     5     5     4     5     5     4     5
MIX HGT              9800 11100   400     0  6400  8600  5200     0  6700  8800
T WIND DIR             SW    SW     S     W    NW     N    NE    NE    SE     S
T WIND SPD             10    10     4     5    12     9     3     4     8    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          FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16
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            56      86      60      84      60      83      57      83
TEMP          66 58 80 84 68 62 79 82 68 62 78 81 65 59 77 80
DEWPT         50 49 50 49 52 52 55 55 57 56 54 46 49 48 43 42
MAX/MIN RH
RH            56 72 35 30 57 70 44 40 68 81 43 29 56 67 30 26
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR            0       0       5      20      30      30      20      20

$$

TXZ043-032215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
317 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

DATE             TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16            THU 05/05/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      76          50          81          52          86
TEMP          51 48 58 70 75 74 64 59 55 52 62 74 80 78 68 62 58 55 66 79 85 83
DEWPT         41 42 46 44 43 44 47 51 49 45 47 41 39 38 42 45 44 44 48 46 44 43
MIN/MAX RH                   32          80          22          66          23
RH            68 79 64 40 32 35 54 74 80 77 58 30 23 24 39 54 59 66 52 31 24 24
WIND DIR      SW  W SW SW SW NE  E  S  W  W  W  N  N  N SE  S SW SW  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD       4  4  6  6  5  9  8  4  5  4  6  6  6  6  4  4  4  4  4  5  6  9
CLOUDS        FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      7 10 27 52 67 73 35  7  5  1  0  0  1  3  0  0  0  0  2  5  8 11
POP 12HR                     20          20           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS              S  S  S  S
TSTMS                   S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     3     4     5     5     5     5     4     4
MIX HGT              8200 11000  7200   500  6400  7800  4800   100  8000  9200
T WIND DIR             SW     W    SE    SW    NW     N    SE     W    SW     S
T WIND SPD              8     8     8     8    10     9     5     5     5    10
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          FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16
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            59      87      61      85      61      86      58      84
TEMP          68 61 81 85 69 63 80 83 69 63 80 83 67 60 78 81
DEWPT         49 50 50 49 52 53 56 55 58 57 51 46 52 52 44 40
MAX/MIN RH
RH            51 68 34 29 55 70 44 39 68 81 36 27 59 77 30 23
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR            0       0       5      20      30      20      30      10

$$

TXZ035-032215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
317 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

DATE             TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16            THU 05/05/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      74          44          80          50          84
TEMP          49 46 56 67 73 71 60 55 50 47 58 72 79 77 66 60 56 53 64 77 83 81
DEWPT         38 39 42 40 39 39 44 45 42 39 42 36 35 34 38 40 40 40 42 38 37 35
MIN/MAX RH                   29          74          20          61          18
RH            66 76 59 37 29 31 55 69 74 74 55 27 20 21 36 47 55 61 45 24 19 19
WIND DIR       S SW SW SW  W  N  E  E  W NW NW  N  N  N SE SE  S SW SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  4 10  9  8 10  8  4  4  5  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  4  9  9 11 12
CLOUDS        FW FW SC B2 B2 B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     14 19 43 73 74 54 18  3  3  1  0  0  6  3  0  1  0  0  3  5 11  8
POP 12HR                     20           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS              S  S
TSTMS                   S  S
LAL                     1     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     4     5     5     5     5     5     5     4
MIX HGT              7900 12900  7500   200  6500  9600  5600   100  8600 10800
T WIND DIR             SW     W    SE     W    NW     N    SE    SW    SW     S
T WIND SPD             12    13     5     4    10     8     4     4    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          FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16
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            57      85      59      84      57      82      52      80
TEMP          66 59 79 83 67 61 78 81 66 59 76 79 61 54 74 77
DEWPT         44 45 47 45 48 49 45 45 52 51 37 30 36 38 35 33
MAX/MIN RH
RH            45 60 32 26 50 65 31 28 61 75 24 17 39 54 24 20
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SW      SW       W
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       0       5      20      30      20      20       5

$$

TXZ031-032215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
317 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

DATE             TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16            THU 05/05/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      75          49          81          53          85
TEMP          50 47 57 69 74 73 63 58 54 51 62 74 80 78 68 63 58 55 66 78 84 82
DEWPT         42 41 44 45 44 44 47 48 45 43 46 43 40 42 43 46 44 45 47 47 45 45
MIN/MAX RH                   34          74          24          69          26
RH            73 79 62 42 35 36 56 69 72 74 56 33 24 28 40 54 59 69 50 33 26 27
WIND DIR       S SW SW  W NW  N  E  W  W NW NW  N  N  N SE  S SW SW  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  4  8  6  8  9  6  6  6  6  8  8  6  5  4  4  4  4  5  8  9 10
CLOUDS        FW FW SC B2 B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     13 17 40 70 73 41 18  3  4  1  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  3  6  7  8
POP 12HR                     30           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.05           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS              C  C
TSTMS                   C  C
LAL                     1     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     4     5     5     4     5     5     4     4
MIX HGT              9400 10800  1000   200  6400  8200  4900   100  7600  9200
T WIND DIR             SW    SW     S     W    NW     N     S    NW     S     S
T WIND SPD             10     9     4     6    12     9     4     3     5    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          FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16
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            57      86      60      84      60      84      57      83
TEMP          66 59 80 84 68 62 79 82 68 62 78 81 66 59 77 80
DEWPT         50 49 51 50 52 53 56 55 57 56 54 45 48 48 43 41
MAX/MIN RH
RH            56 69 36 31 57 72 45 40 68 81 43 28 52 67 30 25
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       0       5      20      30      30      30      10

$$

TXZ029-032215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
317 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

DATE             TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16            THU 05/05/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      71          41          78          48          83
TEMP          47 44 54 64 70 68 57 52 47 44 56 70 77 75 64 58 54 51 62 76 82 80
DEWPT         38 38 43 41 41 41 43 44 40 38 42 37 35 35 39 41 40 40 42 39 38 37
MIN/MAX RH                   35          79          22          66          20
RH            71 79 66 43 35 37 59 74 76 79 59 30 22 23 40 53 59 66 48 26 21 21
WIND DIR      SW SW SW  W NW  N NE  N  W NW NW  N  N  N SE  S  S SW SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  5 10  8  8 10  5  3  4  5  8  6  5  5  5  4  4  4  9 10 11 12
CLOUDS        FW SC SC B2 B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     21 33 48 71 67 24  5  1  2  1  0  0  1  1  0  1  0  0  3  6  9  8
POP 12HR                     30           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.06           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS              C  C
TSTMS                   C  C
LAL                     1     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     3     5     5     5     5     5     5     4
MIX HGT              9100 12100  5000   200  6300  9100  5200   100  8500 11200
T WIND DIR             SW    NW     N     W    NW     N    SE    SW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             16    12     3     5    11     8     5     4    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          FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16
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            54      83      57      82      54      80      50      78
TEMP          63 56 77 81 65 59 76 79 63 56 74 77 59 52 72 75
DEWPT         43 45 46 46 47 48 45 45 50 50 37 33 35 38 35 34
MAX/MIN RH
RH            48 66 33 29 52 67 33 30 62 80 26 20 40 59 26 22
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SW      SW       W
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       0       5      20      30      20      20       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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