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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
424 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

TXZ024-252215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
424 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

DATE             SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16            TUE 09/27/16
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                      70          54          69          51          75
TEMP             64 65 68 70 68 61 59 57 55 59 65 68 66 59 57 55 53 59 70 74 72
DEWPT            64 62 56 52 52 54 53 51 49 44 38 38 40 44 45 41 43 41 37 38 45
MIN/MAX RH                   52          83          33          69          27
RH               99 91 65 52 57 77 79 80 79 57 37 33 38 57 64 58 69 51 30 27 38
WIND DIR         NW  N  N NE NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E NE NW NW NW NW  E SE
WIND SPD          4 10 17 16 12  8  6  6  9 10 10  9  5  3  3  4  4  4  3  2  4
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        89 97 95 94 91 97 88 87 65 70 68 46 49 32 39 22 29 21 16 13  9
POP 12HR                     50          40          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.14        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN                    C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS        S  S
TSTMS             S  S
LAL                     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     3     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              3900  4200  2000   400  3800  4500  2100   200  4100  4700
T WIND DIR              N    NE    NE     N    NE    NE    NE    NW    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             16    25    10     6    14    12     3     5     3     4
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          WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16 SAT 10/01/16
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            55      81      59      80      59      81      61      82
TEMP          61 57 75 77 65 61 75 77 65 61 76 78 67 63 77 78
DEWPT         49 50 51 56 57 56 59 58 58 57 60 61 60 58 61 60
MAX/MIN RH
RH            64 76 44 48 75 84 58 51 78 87 57 55 77 84 58 54
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      SE      SE       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0      10       5      10      10      10

$$

TXZ026-252215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
424 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

DATE             SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16            TUE 09/27/16
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          59          71          52          77
TEMP             68 69 71 73 71 65 63 61 60 63 68 70 68 61 58 56 54 61 71 76 73
DEWPT            66 68 60 54 55 56 55 53 50 48 42 39 41 43 45 43 43 44 43 40 46
MIN/MAX RH                   51          78          32          66          27
RH               93 97 68 51 57 73 75 75 69 58 39 32 37 51 62 62 66 53 36 27 38
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NW  W NW  N  S
WIND SPD          4  8 16 13 12  6  6  6  9 11 12 10  6  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC FW SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        94 98 96 95 93 97 92 94 72 67 60 32 44 23 36 18 26 14 12  9  8
POP 12HR                     60          40          10           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.23        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN                          C  C
RAIN SHWRS        S  S  L  L
TSTMS             S  S  L  L
LAL                     3     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     3     3     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              4400  4400   700   300  4200  4900   100     0  3900  4400
T WIND DIR              N    NE    NE     N    NE    NE     N    NW    SE     E
T WIND SPD             12    24    11     6    14    12     4     5     2     3
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          WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16 SAT 10/01/16
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            53      82      57      82      58      82      61      82
TEMP          60 55 75 78 64 59 76 78 65 60 77 78 67 63 77 79
DEWPT         48 48 53 55 55 54 57 57 56 54 59 59 58 57 59 59
MAX/MIN RH
RH            64 77 46 45 73 83 52 48 73 81 54 52 73 81 54 50
PWIND DIR           S      SW      SE      SE      SE       S      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       5       5      10      10

$$

TXZ043-252215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
424 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

DATE             SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16            TUE 09/27/16
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          58          67          55          75
TEMP             68 69 72 74 72 65 62 60 59 61 65 67 65 61 59 58 57 62 70 74 72
DEWPT            66 67 65 63 62 58 56 56 53 51 48 47 49 49 49 47 47 42 44 42 51
MIN/MAX RH                   68          87          49          70          32
RH               93 93 79 68 71 78 81 87 80 69 54 49 56 66 68 67 70 47 39 32 47
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E
WIND SPD          4  5  9 13 13 12 11 12 12 12 13 11  8  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  4
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        96 96100100 98 98 99100 97 97 97 92 93 90 90 86 80 62 57 48 43
POP 12HR                     90          70          30          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.70        0.33        0.13           0           0
RAIN                          L  L  C  C
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  D  D              C  C  C  C
TSTMS             C  C  D  D              C  C  C  C
LAL                     3     4     1     1     3     3     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              3000  2900  1500  2400  4300  4500  2400   500  3600  4300
T WIND DIR              E    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NW    NW    NE     E
T WIND SPD              3    13    20    25    19    20     5     5     5     2
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          WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16 SAT 10/01/16
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      80      59      82      60      82      63      83
TEMP          61 56 74 76 65 61 77 78 66 62 77 79 69 65 78 80
DEWPT         51 51 54 59 58 56 60 60 58 56 59 60 58 57 60 60
MAX/MIN RH
RH            69 83 50 56 77 84 56 54 75 80 54 52 70 77 54 51
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       S      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       5       0       5       5       5       5      10

$$

TXZ035-252215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
424 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

DATE             SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16            TUE 09/27/16
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                      69          56          64          52          73
TEMP             64 65 67 69 67 61 59 58 57 59 62 64 62 58 56 55 54 59 68 72 70
DEWPT            63 63 59 57 55 53 52 52 48 45 43 42 41 44 46 45 45 44 42 42 48
MIN/MAX RH                   63          80          44          72          34
RH               97 93 75 66 65 75 78 80 72 60 50 45 46 59 69 69 71 57 39 34 45
WIND DIR         NE  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N NW  N  E  S  S
WIND SPD          4  9 18 18 17 14 12 10 14 17 14 12  9  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS(%)        92 92 98 95 93 99 95 96 91 96 95 92 88 84 86 79 73 62 53 52 43
POP 12HR                     60          50          20          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.24        0.10        0.05           0           0
RAIN                          C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS        S  S  L  L              S  S  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  L  L
LAL                     3     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              2300  2600  1100   900  3700  3800  1000   200  3300  3600
T WIND DIR             NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    SW    NW     E     S
T WIND SPD             10    24    20    16    23    16     3     4     4     4
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          WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16 SAT 10/01/16
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      78      58      79      60      79      60      80
TEMP          60 56 73 75 64 60 74 76 66 62 75 76 66 62 75 77
DEWPT         49 50 54 57 58 56 61 59 59 57 60 59 60 58 60 58
MAX/MIN RH
RH            67 80 51 54 81 87 64 56 78 84 60 56 81 87 60 52
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       S      SE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5       5      10       5      10

$$

TXZ031-252215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
424 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

DATE             SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16            TUE 09/27/16
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          59          70          52          77
TEMP             68 69 71 73 71 65 63 61 60 63 67 69 67 60 58 56 54 61 71 76 73
DEWPT            66 68 64 57 57 56 56 54 52 50 44 42 44 47 46 44 46 44 42 40 48
MIN/MAX RH                   57          78          37          73          27
RH               93 97 78 57 61 73 78 78 74 61 43 37 43 61 64 64 73 54 35 27 41
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NW NW  N NE SE
WIND SPD          4  8 16 13 13  9  6  8  9 11 12 10  5  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        95 94 97 96 95 99 96 97 86 81 82 57 61 37 52 36 43 24 24 13 10
POP 12HR                     70          50          20           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.31        0.08        0.02           0           0
RAIN                          C  C
RAIN SHWRS        S  S  L  L              S  S  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  L  L
LAL                     3     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     3     4     4     4
MIX HGT              4200  4200  1100   600  3400  4000  2300   200  3900  4500
T WIND DIR              N    NE    NE     N    NE    NE    NE    NW    SE     E
T WIND SPD             11    25    10    10    16    12     3     5     2     2
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          WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16 SAT 10/01/16
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            53      82      58      82      59      82      61      83
TEMP          60 55 76 78 65 60 76 78 66 61 77 78 67 63 78 79
DEWPT         49 50 54 57 57 56 58 58 57 55 60 60 59 58 60 60
MAX/MIN RH
RH            66 82 46 48 75 86 54 50 73 81 56 54 75 83 55 52
PWIND DIR           S      SW      SE      SE      SE       S      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       5       5      10      10

$$

TXZ029-252215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
424 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

DATE             SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16            TUE 09/27/16
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                      67          54          65          50          73
TEMP             62 63 65 67 65 60 58 56 55 58 62 64 63 57 55 54 52 58 68 72 70
DEWPT            61 59 57 52 51 52 51 50 47 44 39 38 39 42 44 41 42 42 40 39 46
MIN/MAX RH                   58          80          38          69          30
RH               97 87 75 59 60 75 77 80 74 59 43 38 41 57 66 61 69 55 36 30 42
WIND DIR          N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NW NW NW NW SW  S
WIND SPD          4 12 19 19 13 11 10  8 10 12 13 10  5  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4
CLOUDS           B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW SC FW
CLOUDS(%)        85 96 95 93 89 95 89 90 79 78 79 79 72 59 56 33 40 37 24 33 20
POP 12HR                     50          40          20           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.09        0.01        0.02           0           0
RAIN                    C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS        S  S                    S  S  S  S
TSTMS             S  S
LAL                     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     4     4     4     2
MIX HGT              3600  4200  2100   900  3900  3800  2300   300  3900  4800
T WIND DIR              N    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NW     E     S
T WIND SPD             16    27    19    16    23    16     3     3     4     4
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          WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16 SAT 10/01/16
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            52      77      56      78      58      77      59      79
TEMP          59 54 71 74 62 58 73 75 64 60 73 74 64 61 74 76
DEWPT         49 49 53 57 57 55 60 59 59 57 60 60 59 57 61 59
MAX/MIN RH
RH            69 83 53 55 84 90 64 58 84 90 64 62 84 87 64 56
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5       5      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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