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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
548 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

TXZ024-262230-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
548 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

DATE             THU 02/26/15            FRI 02/27/15            SAT 02/28/15
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                      32          13          20          17          34
TEMP             27 28 30 31 31 22 18 15 14 15 19 20 20 19 20 19 18 22 31 34 34
DEWPT            21 17 15 13 11 12  9 10 10 12 13 15 16 16 16 16 17 19 23 26 29
MIN/MAX RH                   43          90          79          96          71
RH               80 64 54 47 43 64 69 82 86 88 80 81 84 89 84 88 96 87 71 71 81
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD         14 14 13 11  9  9 11 12 11 11 10 10  9  9  9  8  8  9 11 11 10
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)       100 99 97 97 97 99100100100100 99 99 99 99 99 99 99 98 97 94 90
POP 12HR                     20          60          80          30          30
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.06        0.13        0.04        0.03
FRZG RAIN                                                               C  C  C
RAIN                                                                    C  C  C
SNOW              S  S        S  S  L  L  D  D  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              3700  5000  4500  3100  3300  3300  2500  2200  2100  2100
T WIND DIR             NE    NE     E     E     E    SE    SE    SE    SE     S
T WIND SPD             16    12    19    19    17    12    13    13    14    13
RFTI              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


DATE               SUN 03/01/15  MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15  WED 03/04/15
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            33    48      30    48      38    63      35    53
TEMP          35   34 44 47 36   31 44 47 43   40 57 61 43   36 48 51
DEWPT         31   32 36 34 29   29 32 37 39   37 38 30 34   29 32 26
MAX/MIN RH
RH            86   94 73 60 75   90 61 67 84   88 49 31 69   76 54 37
PWIND DIR          SE    NE      NE     E       S     W       S    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 OV B2 B2   B1 SC SC FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30    20      20    20      20    10      10    10

$$

TXZ026-262230-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
548 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

DATE             THU 02/26/15            FRI 02/27/15            SAT 02/28/15
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                      33          15          22          19          34
TEMP             28 29 31 32 32 24 19 17 16 17 21 22 22 21 21 21 20 24 31 34 34
DEWPT            18 15 12 11 11 12  8 10 10 12 13 14 16 16 17 17 18 20 22 25 28
MIN/MAX RH                   41          81          71          93          70
RH               68 56 45 41 41 60 59 74 78 79 72 72 76 82 83 85 93 86 70 70 78
WIND DIR          N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD         17 16 14 13 10 11 10 10 10 10  9 10  8  8  9  8  6  9 11 11 11
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)       100 97 94 95 96 98100100100 99 98 98 98 98 98 98 99 98 97 95 93
POP 12HR                     20          40          80          30          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.15        0.03        0.05
FRZG RAIN                                                               C  C  C
RAIN                                                                    C  C  C
SNOW              S  S              C  C  D  D  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              4000  4700  4200  3000  3200  3500  2600  2200  2200  2300
T WIND DIR             NE    NE     E     E     E     E     E    SE    SE     S
T WIND SPD             20    16    18    18    17    12    13    12    13    13
RFTI              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


DATE               SUN 03/01/15  MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15  WED 03/04/15
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            31    48      32    46      37    64      35    53
TEMP          34   32 44 47 37   33 43 45 42   39 57 62 43   36 48 51
DEWPT         30   32 38 36 30   29 31 36 38   35 40 34 33   30 32 27
MAX/MIN RH
RH            87  100 80 65 75   84 63 70 86   87 53 35 67   81 54 40
PWIND DIR          SE    NE      NE     E       S     W       N    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30    20      30    30      30    10      10    10

$$

TXZ043-262230-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
548 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

DATE             THU 02/26/15            FRI 02/27/15            SAT 02/28/15
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                      35          16          23          22          39
TEMP             30 31 33 34 34 25 21 18 17 18 22 23 23 23 24 24 23 27 36 39 39
DEWPT            27 23 17 15 11 12 13 13 12 13 13 15 17 17 18 19 20 23 26 29 31
MIN/MAX RH                   38          81          68          89          67
RH               89 72 52 45 38 57 70 79 80 79 69 70 76 77 78 82 89 85 67 67 73
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD         18 18 16 12 10 10 11 12 11 12 11 10  9  8  8  8  8  9 10 10  9
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)       100 97 93 93 93 97100100100100 99 99 99 99 99 99 99 98 97 93 88
POP 12HR                     40          30          70          30          30
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.03        0.09        0.05        0.03
FRZG DRZL                                                         C  C
FRZG RAIN                                                               C  C
RAIN                                                                    C  C  C
SNOW              C  C              C  C  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              3500  4400  4200  3300  3200  3100  2800  2400  2100  1900
T WIND DIR             NE    NE     E     E     E     E     E     E    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             26    17    19    19    18    13    13    13    12    10
RFTI              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


DATE               SUN 03/01/15  MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15  WED 03/04/15
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            38    58      36    52      41    69      39    62
TEMP          41   39 53 56 43   37 49 51 47   43 62 67 48   41 56 59
DEWPT         34   37 43 39 37   34 37 39 41   39 41 36 37   34 33 31
MAX/MIN RH
RH            78   94 71 54 81   88 63 63 79   86 47 32 65   76 41 34
PWIND DIR          SE     E      NE    NE       S     W      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 OV B2 B2   B2 B1 SC SC   FW SC SC
POP 12HR           30    20      30    30      30    10      10     5

$$

TXZ035-262230-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
548 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

DATE             THU 02/26/15            FRI 02/27/15            SAT 02/28/15
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                      32          13          22          18          41
TEMP             27 28 30 31 31 23 18 15 14 16 20 22 22 21 22 21 19 25 37 41 41
DEWPT            26 21 17 16 13 13 13 13 12 13 13 14 15 15 16 16 18 21 25 29 32
MIN/MAX RH                   47          93          71          95          59
RH               96 76 58 53 47 65 80 92 93 87 73 71 74 78 77 81 95 83 61 62 70
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD         16 14 13 11 10 10 12 13 11 13 12 12 11 10 10 10 10 11 12 13 13
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS(%)       100 99 97 98 98 99100100100100 99 99 99 99 99 99 98 98 97 89 82
POP 12HR                     30          50          70          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.09        0.08        0.04        0.02
FRZG DRZL                                                         S  S
FRZG RAIN                                                               S  S
RAIN                                                                    S  S  S
SNOW              C  C        S  S  C  C  L  L  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              3400  4200  3700  2900  3200  3000  2000  1700  1600  1600
T WIND DIR             NE     E     E     E     E    SE    SE    SE    SE     S
T WIND SPD             20    13    21    21    17    12    13    14    16    16
RFTI              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


DATE               SUN 03/01/15  MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15  WED 03/04/15
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            37    57      34    54      38    65      36    57
TEMP          40   38 52 55 41   35 50 53 45   40 58 63 45   38 51 55
DEWPT         34   35 40 35 32   31 37 38 39   37 35 27 32   28 28 23
MAX/MIN RH
RH            78   88 63 47 70   86 61 57 79   87 41 25 60   67 41 29
PWIND DIR           S    SE       E    SE      SW     W      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC FW FW   FW SC SC
POP 12HR           20    10      20    20      20    10      10    10

$$

TXZ031-262230-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
548 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

DATE             THU 02/26/15            FRI 02/27/15            SAT 02/28/15
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                      34          16          23          20          36
TEMP             29 30 32 33 33 25 21 18 17 18 22 23 23 22 23 22 21 25 33 36 36
DEWPT            21 17 12 12 11 12  9 10 10 12 14 16 17 17 18 18 19 21 24 26 29
MIN/MAX RH                   39          78          71          94          66
RH               74 58 44 41 39 58 60 71 74 78 72 75 79 83 81 86 94 86 69 67 75
WIND DIR          N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD         17 16 14 12 10 10 11 11 10 10 10 10  8  8  9  8  6  9 11 11 11
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)       100 98 96 97 97 99100100100 99 98 98 98 98 98 98 99 98 97 95 92
POP 12HR                     20          40          80          30          30
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.02        0.14        0.03        0.05
FRZG DRZL                                                         C  C
FRZG RAIN                                                               C  C
RAIN                                                                    C  C  C
SNOW              S  S              C  C  D  D  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              3700  4900  4300  3000  3200  3300  2900  2300  2200  2200
T WIND DIR             NE    NE     E     E     E     E     E    SE    SE     S
T WIND SPD             19    16    18    18    17    12    12    12    13    13
RFTI              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


DATE               SUN 03/01/15  MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15  WED 03/04/15
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            34    50      33    48      38    67      37    56
TEMP          36   35 46 49 38   34 45 47 44   40 60 65 46   38 51 54
DEWPT         31   33 39 37 32   31 32 38 39   37 41 34 35   31 33 29
MAX/MIN RH
RH            82   92 76 63 78   89 61 72 83   89 50 32 65   77 50 37
PWIND DIR          SE    NE      NE     E       S     W      SE    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   B2 B2 B1 B2   B2 OV OV B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30    20      30    30      30    10      10    10

$$

TXZ029-262230-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
548 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

DATE             THU 02/26/15            FRI 02/27/15            SAT 02/28/15
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                      30          12          21          18          37
TEMP             26 27 28 29 29 21 17 14 13 15 19 21 21 20 21 20 19 24 34 37 37
DEWPT            24 20 17 16 13 14 13 13 11 12 13 14 15 16 16 16 17 20 24 27 30
MIN/MAX RH                   51          97          74          92          65
RH               93 75 64 57 51 76 86 97 95 91 76 75 78 84 81 83 92 84 66 66 74
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         16 14 13 10  9 10 12 12 11 11 10 11  9  9 10  8  8 11 13 12 11
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS(%)       100 99 98 98 98 99100100100100 99 99 99 99 99 99 99 98 98 91 84
POP 12HR                     30          60          80          30          30
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.11        0.09        0.04        0.02
FRZG RAIN                                                               C  C
RAIN                                                                    C  C  S
SNOW              C  C        S  S  L  L  D  D  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              3200  4200  3900  2500  2900  2800  2100  1700  1600  1600
T WIND DIR             NE     E     E     E     E    SE    SE    SE     S     S
T WIND SPD             18    12    20    23    18    13    13    14    18    17
RFTI              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


DATE               SUN 03/01/15  MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15  WED 03/04/15
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            35    51      31    52      37    62      34    54
TEMP          37   36 47 49 38   32 47 51 43   39 56 60 42   35 48 52
DEWPT         32   33 37 33 30   29 35 37 38   37 34 27 31   28 29 23
MAX/MIN RH
RH            80   89 67 54 72   88 63 59 82   92 43 28 64   75 47 32
PWIND DIR           S     E      NE    SE      SW     W      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20    10      20    20      20    10      10    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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