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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
338 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

TXZ024-021015-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
338 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE           09/01/14      TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14            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 TEMP                 77          96          70          95          69
TEMP          99 97 88 84 81 79 84 92 95 94 82 78 75 72 80 89 94 92 81 77 74 71
DEWPT         62 59 63 64 64 65 63 62 66 64 63 63 65 63 65 64 61 61 62 65 64 65
MAX/MIN RH                   66          31          73          32          75
RH            30 29 43 51 56 62 49 37 39 37 53 60 71 73 60 44 34 36 53 67 71 81
WIND DIR       S SW  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       8 10 11 13 11 10  6  6 12 12 12 11 10  9 12 12 14 14 11 11 11 10
CLOUDS        FW SC SC FW FW CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      6 29 35 15  7  4  6 10 16 31 32 33 27 21 17 12 19 27 22 17 16 16
POP 12HR                     20          10          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS
LAL            2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  5  5  4  2  3  3
MIXING HGT    11 10 <1  1 <1 <1  2  6 12  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  5  8  7 <1 <1  1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD    10 13 18 19 19  9 18 10 13 21 18 20 10 18 21 21 19 21  8 20 23 18
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           09/04 FRI 09/05/14 SAT 09/06/14 SUN 09/07/14 MON 09/08/14
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 TEMP       93      68      93      66      90      64      88      64      89
TEMP          87 90 75 70 87 90 74 68 84 87 72 66 82 85 71 66 83 86
DEWPT         63 62 62 63 63 61 61 62 63 61 62 61 61 59 60 59 60 57
MIN/MAX RH         36      71      39      78      42      77      40      78      41
RH            45 39 64 78 45 38 64 81 49 42 71 84 49 41 68 78 46 37
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10      10      20      30      30      20      20      10
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS

$$

TXZ026-021015-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
338 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE           09/01/14      TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14            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 TEMP                 75          98          72          96          71
TEMP         100 97 87 83 80 77 84 93 97 95 84 80 77 74 81 90 95 93 82 78 76 73
DEWPT         67 64 67 67 66 67 67 68 69 66 66 65 66 65 67 67 64 64 64 66 65 65
MAX/MIN RH                   70          32          75          33          73
RH            34 34 52 59 62 71 57 44 40 39 55 60 69 74 63 47 36 38 55 67 69 76
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      13 13 13 11  8  6 11 10 12 12 11 12 10  8 11 12 14 13 11 12 11 10
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      9 26 38 30 18  5  6 10 16 21 26 30 27 24 19 14 23 33 25 17 18 20
POP 12HR                     20          10          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS
LAL            2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  5  4  3  2  2  3
MIXING HGT     6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  4  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  6  8  7 <1 <1  1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    12 18 18 17 16 16 24 17 20 25 18 19 18 17 24 21 21 23 10 20 20 16
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           09/04 FRI 09/05/14 SAT 09/06/14 SUN 09/07/14 MON 09/08/14
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 TEMP       95      70      94      68      92      66      90      67      91
TEMP          89 92 77 72 88 91 76 70 86 89 74 68 84 87 74 69 85 88
DEWPT         65 63 63 65 65 63 63 63 66 64 62 62 63 61 60 61 62 59
MIN/MAX RH         36      71      38      76      41      73      40      74      40
RH            45 38 62 79 47 40 64 78 51 44 66 81 49 42 62 76 46 38
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10      20      30      30      20      20      10
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS

$$

TXZ043-021015-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
338 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE           09/01/14      TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14            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 TEMP                 75          99          74          96          72
TEMP         100 98 87 83 80 77 84 93 98 96 86 81 79 76 82 91 95 93 83 79 76 74
DEWPT         65 61 64 65 64 66 70 67 64 62 62 65 66 68 70 67 64 63 66 66 66 66
MAX/MIN RH                   73          31          76          34          76
RH            32 30 46 55 58 69 63 43 33 33 45 58 64 76 67 45 36 37 57 64 71 76
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      13 13 13 14 13 10 16 12 10 11 10 11 11  9 11 11 13 13 10 12 10  9
CLOUDS        CL FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)      3 14  9 11 10  5  2 10 14 12 14 16 18 20 24 28 35 42 36 29 30 30
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT     6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3  7  6 <1 <1  1  1  3  7  9  8 <1  4  2  1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  S
T WIND SPD    13 21 20 18  9  6 20 18 19 21 10 10 19 14 21 18 19 21 17 32 27 14
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           09/04 FRI 09/05/14 SAT 09/06/14 SUN 09/07/14 MON 09/08/14
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 TEMP       94      71      95      70      93      68      91      68      92
TEMP          89 91 78 73 89 92 77 72 88 90 75 70 86 88 75 70 86 89
DEWPT         65 62 65 66 66 61 63 64 64 61 63 63 63 60 62 63 64 59
MIN/MAX RH         37      73      34      71      37      75      39      76      39
RH            45 38 64 79 47 36 62 76 45 38 66 78 46 39 64 78 48 37
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            5      10      10      10      30      30      20      20      10
RAIN SHWRS                            IS SC SC SC IS IS IS
TSTMS                                 IS SC SC SC IS IS IS

$$

TXZ035-021015-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
338 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE           09/01/14      TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14            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 TEMP                 73          96          70          92          68
TEMP         100 98 86 81 78 76 82 91 95 93 82 78 75 72 78 87 91 89 79 75 73 70
DEWPT         56 51 58 63 62 62 62 62 63 61 61 61 63 64 66 64 61 60 62 65 64 65
MAX/MIN RH                   66          29          73          34          81
RH            23 21 39 54 58 62 51 38 35 35 49 56 66 76 67 46 37 38 56 71 73 84
WIND DIR      SW  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       8 10 12 16 13  9 12 10 11 11 11 11 11  9 12 12 13 13 11 13 11 10
CLOUDS        CL FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)      3 12 10  5  4  4  5  9 14 21 18 14 19 23 18 13 21 29 30 31 31 31
POP 12HR                      5          10          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  2  2  2  4
MIXING HGT    13 13  1  1 <1 <1  2  4 12  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  5  8  7 <1  1  2 <1
T WIND DIR    SW  S  S  S SW  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     9 12 21 20 17  6 19 11 10 20 10 11 12 17 19 19 18 21  6 21 24 16
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           09/04 FRI 09/05/14 SAT 09/06/14 SUN 09/07/14 MON 09/08/14
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 TEMP       89      67      90      65      88      64      87      64      88
TEMP          84 86 74 69 85 87 72 67 83 85 71 66 82 84 71 66 82 85
DEWPT         63 61 62 63 63 61 61 61 62 60 61 60 60 58 60 60 59 56
MIN/MAX RH         38      74      40      74      43      75      42      76      42
RH            49 43 66 81 48 42 68 81 49 43 71 81 47 41 68 81 46 37
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SE      SE       S      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10      20      30      30      20      20      10
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS

$$

TXZ031-021015-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
338 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE           09/01/14      TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14            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 TEMP                 76          99          72          97          71
TEMP         100 98 88 83 81 78 85 94 98 96 84 80 77 74 82 91 96 94 83 79 76 73
DEWPT         67 65 67 67 66 67 67 69 67 65 65 65 66 66 68 67 64 64 64 66 65 66
MAX/MIN RH                   72          32          75          35          76
RH            34 34 50 59 60 69 55 44 37 36 53 60 69 76 63 45 35 37 53 64 69 79
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      13 13 13 13 12  9 12 10 12 11 10 12 11  9 11 12 13 14 11 12 11 10
CLOUDS        CL FW SC SC FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      5 24 34 28 14  5  6 10 14 20 24 27 24 21 19 19 27 35 27 18 19 19
POP 12HR                     10          10          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  5  4  4  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT     6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  4  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  6  8  7 <1  1  2 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  S
T WIND SPD    13 20 19 17 16 10 25 18 21 25 11 12 19 17 24 20 20 23 11 21 27 17
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           09/04 FRI 09/05/14 SAT 09/06/14 SUN 09/07/14 MON 09/08/14
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 TEMP       94      70      95      69      93      66      90      67      92
TEMP          89 91 77 72 89 92 77 71 87 90 74 68 85 87 74 69 86 89
DEWPT         65 63 63 65 66 63 62 64 66 63 62 62 63 61 60 61 62 59
MIN/MAX RH         36      71      37      76      42      74      40      76      40
RH            45 40 62 79 47 38 60 79 50 41 66 81 48 42 62 76 45 37
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5      20      30      30      20      20      10
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS

$$

TXZ029-021015-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
338 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE           09/01/14      TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14            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 TEMP                 69          95          67          93          66
TEMP          97 95 82 78 75 72 79 89 94 91 80 75 72 70 77 87 92 90 78 74 71 68
DEWPT         56 53 59 61 63 63 63 61 61 59 60 62 63 63 65 63 59 59 61 64 63 64
MAX/MIN RH                   76          30          77          32          84
RH            26 24 46 56 66 73 58 39 34 34 51 64 73 78 67 45 33 35 56 71 76 87
WIND DIR      SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S SE  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       8  9 11 14 11  9 12  6 11 11 11 11 11 10 13 13 13 13 10 12 11 10
CLOUDS        CL FW FW FW CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      3 15 11  6  4  4  7 10 28 30 24 19 21 23 17 11 17 24 23 23 22 20
POP 12HR                     10          10          20           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS
TSTMS                                    IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  4  2  4  4
MIXING HGT    13 12  2 <1 <1 <1  2  8 13  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4  7  6 <1 <1  1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
T WIND SPD     9 11 20 21 23 10 20  9 11 20 10 13 12 20 23 20 19 21  8 12 21 18
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           09/04 FRI 09/05/14 SAT 09/06/14 SUN 09/07/14 MON 09/08/14
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 TEMP       89      65      89      63      87      62      86      62      86
TEMP          84 86 72 67 83 86 71 65 81 84 69 64 80 83 69 64 80 83
DEWPT         62 60 61 62 61 60 61 60 60 59 61 60 59 58 59 58 58 55
MIN/MAX RH         38      78      40      84      44      81      42      79      44
RH            48 42 68 84 47 42 71 84 49 43 76 87 49 43 70 81 47 38
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10      20      30      30      20      20      10
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS

$$

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 SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
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...
       IS.............ISOLATED
       SC.............SCATTERED
       NM.............NUMEROUS
       O..............OCCASIONAL
       S..............SLIGHT CHANCE
       C..............CHANCE
       L..............LIKELY
       WD.............WIDESPREAD
       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
HAINES(CAT).........................HAINES INDEX
MIXING HGT(THOUSANDS OF FT AGL)........MIXING HEIGHT
     EXAMPLE: 6 = 6000 FEET; 12 = 12000 FEET; <1 = LESS THAN 1000 FEET
T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION
T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED
RFTI................................RED FLAG THREAT INDEX
     CATEGORY...
       HS............HISTORICALLY CRITICAL
       EX............EXTREMELY CRITICAL
       CH............CRITICAL - HIGH
       CL............CRITICAL - LOW
       EL............ELEVATED
       NO............NONE
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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