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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
403 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

TXZ024-072215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
403 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

DATE             WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16            FRI 12/09/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      52          20          32          19          45
TEMP             27 30 44 51 43 32 26 23 21 22 29 31 28 25 24 22 21 24 39 44 41
DEWPT            24 28 31 31 29 23 19 18 15 14  9  8  9  8  9 10 11 10 16 22 25
MIN/MAX RH                   46          81          37          64          39
RH               88 90 61 46 57 69 74 81 77 72 43 37 44 49 53 59 64 54 39 41 52
WIND DIR          S  S  W  N NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5  4  4 11 17 20 17 14 12 10  8  4  4  4  5  6  6 12 13 14 10
CLOUDS           SC SC B2 SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW SC FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        40 30 77 29 77 71 76 75 74 75 79 62 36 28 21 21 28 13 28 12 22
POP 12HR                      0          10           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     3     2     2     2     2     3     3     2     2
MIX HGT              2000  4000  4100  3100  3400  3500  2800  2100  2500  2900
T WIND DIR              S     N    NE    NE    NE     E     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD              6    10    19    16    12     5     9    16    20    18
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16  TUE 12/13/16
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    61      39    55      29    55      36    63
TEMP          36   33 53 55 44   40 50 48 36   31 48 50 42   38 55 54
DEWPT         29   30 35 38 35   30 26 26 24   24 26 30 33   34 33 32
MAX/MIN RH         90    43      70    34      75    36      84    33
RH            74   90 51 53 70   67 39 42 61   75 42 46 70   84 43 43
PWIND DIR           S    SW       W     N       S     S      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC FW FW   FW SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ026-072215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
403 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

DATE             WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16            FRI 12/09/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      48          21          35          19          43
TEMP             31 33 42 47 41 32 27 24 22 24 31 34 31 26 24 22 21 23 37 42 39
DEWPT            23 26 30 31 29 23 20 17 14 13  8  8  8  9  9  9 10 10 11 17 20
MIN/MAX RH                   53          75          33          62          33
RH               72 75 62 53 62 69 74 74 71 62 37 33 37 48 52 57 62 57 33 36 46
WIND DIR         SE SE  S NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  6  5  9 16 17 16 14 12 12  9  6  4  4  4  5  5 11 13 13  9
CLOUDS           SC SC B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        41 32 77 75 75 69 76 72 69 65 73 63 39 27 19 23 21 20 30 12 22
POP 12HR                      0          10           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     3     3     2     2     2     3     3     2     2
MIX HGT              2500  4100  3700  2400  3800  4000  3000  2000  2400  3000
T WIND DIR             SE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    SE     S     S     S
T WIND SPD              8     8    21    17    17     8     5    12    20    18
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               SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16  TUE 12/13/16
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            30    58      38    56      30    54      37    61
TEMP          35   32 51 52 43   39 50 49 37   32 48 49 42   39 54 53
DEWPT         25   27 33 38 37   31 26 26 25   22 24 28 32   32 34 33
MAX/MIN RH         85    45      79    32      66    35      79    37
RH            66   81 50 59 79   73 39 40 61   66 39 44 67   76 46 46
PWIND DIR           S     S       W     N       E     S       S     W
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ043-072215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
403 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

DATE             WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16            FRI 12/09/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      53          25          34          20          44
TEMP             31 34 46 52 45 36 30 27 26 27 31 34 30 26 25 23 22 24 38 43 40
DEWPT            28 32 36 38 38 32 24 23 18 18 12 12 11 12 12 12 11 11 13 21 23
MIN/MAX RH                   60          87          39          63          35
RH               88 93 69 60 76 87 79 83 72 68 45 39 44 54 57 63 63 57 35 40 50
WIND DIR         SE SE SW NW NE NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  4  6  6 11 14 17 17 13 12 11  9  5  4  3  4  4  8 10 12  8
CLOUDS           B2 B2 B2 SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW SC FW FW SC FW SC
CLOUDS(%)        74 87 77 50 77 77 81 84 86 78 83 71 38 27 19 30 24 20 40 19 29
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
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     4     4     2     2
MIX HGT              2200  2600  3000  2500  3000  3400  2700  2300  2700  3100
T WIND DIR              S    NW    NE    NE    NE    NE     E     S     S     S
T WIND SPD              5     4    24    24    20    12     6     8    14    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               SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16  TUE 12/13/16
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    57      40    58      32    55      38    64
TEMP          36   33 50 52 45   41 52 51 38   34 49 50 43   40 56 56
DEWPT         27   28 34 40 40   35 30 31 28   26 26 32 36   36 39 36
MAX/MIN RH         85    49      86    35      71    38      85    39
RH            68   82 54 63 82   79 43 45 67   71 40 50 76   85 53 48
PWIND DIR           S    SW      SW     N       E     S       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ035-072215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
403 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

DATE             WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16            FRI 12/09/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      53          19          32          20          43
TEMP             28 31 45 52 44 32 26 22 20 21 28 32 29 25 24 23 22 24 37 42 39
DEWPT            27 31 32 29 27 25 19 18 16 16 12 11 11 12 11 12 11 14 18 23 25
MIN/MAX RH                   41          84          41          68          46
RH               96100 60 41 51 75 74 84 84 81 50 41 46 57 57 62 62 65 46 46 57
WIND DIR          S SW  W NW NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE  S  S  S  S  S SW  S
WIND SPD          5  6  9 13 19 19 19 16 13 11  9  6  5  6  5  6  6 11 13 14 10
CLOUDS           B2 OV B2 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW SC SC FW SC FW SC
CLOUDS(%)        76 89 74 37 57 77 80 83 86 85 85 73 32 26 24 30 34 19 31 13 29
POP 12HR                      0          10          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FRZG DRZL                     O  O  O  O  O  O
FLURRIES                      O  O  O  O  O  O
OBVIS             F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     2     2     2     2     4     3     2     2
MIX HGT               900  3700  2600  2600  3400  3600  2200  1600  2100  2500
T WIND DIR             SW    NW    NE    NE    NE     E    SE     S     S    SW
T WIND SPD              8    10    18    20    14     8    10    16    18    18
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               SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16  TUE 12/13/16
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            30    59      37    57      30    57      36    65
TEMP          35   32 51 53 43   39 51 50 37   32 50 51 42   38 56 56
DEWPT         28   28 35 35 35   30 27 25 26   24 26 29 33   33 33 29
MAX/MIN RH         89    43      76    31      72    32      82    29
RH            75   85 54 50 73   70 39 37 64   72 39 42 70   82 42 35
PWIND DIR          SW    SW       W    NW       S    SW      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC FW FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ031-072215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
403 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

DATE             WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16            FRI 12/09/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      52          22          35          20          44
TEMP             32 34 45 51 44 34 28 25 23 24 31 34 31 27 25 23 22 24 38 43 40
DEWPT            25 29 35 36 33 26 22 18 15 15 10  9 10 11 11 10 11 11 13 20 23
MIN/MAX RH                   56          77          35          62          35
RH               77 84 68 56 66 74 77 74 72 67 40 35 41 50 55 56 62 55 35 38 49
WIND DIR         SE SE  S NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  4  5  9 14 16 14 14 11 11 10  6  4  4  4  5  5 10 13 13  9
CLOUDS           SC SC B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        43 30 77 65 75 71 76 74 73 73 79 63 39 26 21 24 25 19 35 14 24
POP 12HR                      0          10           5           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     3     2     2     2     3     3     2     2
MIX HGT              2400  4200  4000  2500  3300  3700  2700  2300  2500  3000
T WIND DIR              S    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    SE     S     S     S
T WIND SPD              8     6    21    19    17     9     6    12    19    19
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               SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16  TUE 12/13/16
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            30    59      39    57      30    55      37    64
TEMP          35   32 52 53 44   40 51 50 37   32 48 50 43   39 56 55
DEWPT         26   28 35 40 38   32 28 28 26   25 26 30 35   34 36 35
MAX/MIN RH         90    47      79    33      74    36      82    36
RH            69   86 52 61 79   73 40 43 64   74 41 46 74   82 48 47
PWIND DIR           S    SW       W     N      SE     S       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ029-072215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
403 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

DATE             WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16            FRI 12/09/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      51          18          30          18          43
TEMP             26 29 43 50 42 31 25 21 19 20 27 30 27 23 22 21 20 23 37 42 39
DEWPT            25 29 31 28 24 23 19 17 15 15 11 12 10 12 10 12 12 15 18 24 26
MIN/MAX RH                   42          84          46          74          46
RH               96100 62 42 48 72 78 84 84 81 50 46 48 62 59 68 71 71 46 48 59
WIND DIR          S SW  W  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
WIND SPD          5  5  9 13 18 18 16 13 11  9  8  4  4  5  5  6  6 12 14 16 10
CLOUDS           B1 B2 B1 FW B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        51 73 68 24 63 75 78 79 81 81 84 66 29 24 21 23 30 12 22 13 22
POP 12HR                      0          10           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FRZG DRZL                     O  O  O  O
FLURRIES                      O  O  O  O
OBVIS             F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     2     2     2     2     3     3     2     2
MIX HGT              1200  4800  2800  2600  3200  3600  2300  1500  2100  2400
T WIND DIR             SW     N    NE    NE    NE     E     S     S     S    SW
T WIND SPD             10    10    19    18    12     6    11    14    20    19
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               SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16  TUE 12/13/16
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            29    60      36    54      28    55      35    63
TEMP          34   31 52 53 42   37 48 47 35   30 48 49 41   37 54 54
DEWPT         28   29 35 35 34   30 26 25 25   24 27 29 33   32 32 28
MAX/MIN RH         96    42      76    33      78    36      82    30
RH            78   92 52 50 73   75 42 42 66   78 44 46 73   82 43 36
PWIND DIR          SW    SW       W    NW       S    SW      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC FW FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5     5       0     0

$$

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 INDEX..........................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 OF MEASURABLE 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(FEET 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).....................PASQUIL 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
DWPT................................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT WIND SPEED
     EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER
AVG CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS



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