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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
245 PM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

TXZ024-281015-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
245 PM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

DATE           09/27/16      WED 09/28/16            THU 09/29/16            FRI
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                      49          86          54          74          52
TEMP          78 74 62 58 55 52 62 78 85 81 67 62 58 56 61 69 73 70 62 59 56 54
DEWPT         39 42 44 44 44 44 47 43 42 45 48 50 49 47 47 46 46 46 48 49 47 47
MAX/MIN RH                   74          22          71          38          78
RH            25 32 52 59 65 74 58 29 22 28 50 64 71 71 60 44 38 42 61 70 73 78
WIND DIR       S  S SW SW  W  W  W NW NE  E  E  E NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD       3  4  6  9  9  9 10  8  5  4  6  5  4  4  6  6  6  5  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS        FW CL CL CL FW FW FW CL FW CL CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      6  3  3  3  6  8  6  3  6  5  3 15  5 15 18 15 17 23 22 27 18 20
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              1700   100  5200  6500   200   200  2700  3800
T WIND DIR              S     W    NW    NE     E    NE    NE     E
T WIND SPD              5     6     6     5     5     4     9     9
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           09/30 SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16 MON 10/03/16 TUE 10/04/16
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            77      54      80      57      84      59      86      60      85
TEMP          71 73 61 56 74 76 64 59 78 80 66 61 80 82 67 62 79 81
DEWPT         50 51 53 52 51 52 52 54 53 52 54 56 55 52 56 56 45 44
MIN/MAX RH
RH            47 47 74 85 45 44 65 83 42 38 65 85 42 35 68 80 30 27
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       5      10       5      10       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ026-281015-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
245 PM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

DATE           09/27/16      WED 09/28/16            THU 09/29/16            FRI
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                      52          88          52          76          50
TEMP          79 75 65 61 58 55 65 80 87 82 67 61 57 54 60 70 75 72 61 58 55 52
DEWPT         42 43 45 46 45 46 48 47 45 47 49 51 48 46 47 45 44 46 49 50 49 47
MAX/MIN RH                   72          23          74          33          83
RH            27 32 48 58 62 72 54 31 23 29 52 70 72 74 62 41 33 39 65 75 80 83
WIND DIR      SW  S SW SW SW  W NW NW  N  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD       4  5  5  5  4  4  6  5  4  5  8  8  4  5  8  6  6  5  4  4  4  3
CLOUDS        CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      4  2  2  2  4  6  4  2  5  4  1  8  3  8 13 12  8 13 16 14 16 19
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     3     3     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              1500     0  4700  6000   100   200  2800  3700
T WIND DIR              S     W    NW    NE     E    NE    NE    NE
T WIND SPD              5     4     3     4     5     8    10     9
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           09/30 SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16 MON 10/03/16 TUE 10/04/16
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            76      54      80      57      86      60      87      62      88
TEMP          70 72 61 56 74 76 64 59 79 82 68 62 81 83 69 64 82 83
DEWPT         50 51 52 51 52 52 52 53 53 53 53 56 57 57 60 58 54 50
MIN/MAX RH
RH            49 48 72 83 46 43 65 80 41 37 59 81 44 41 73 81 38 32
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S      SE       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ043-281015-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
245 PM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

DATE           09/27/16      WED 09/28/16            THU 09/29/16            FRI
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                      54          86          56          75          53
TEMP          77 74 65 62 59 57 65 79 85 81 69 64 60 58 63 70 74 71 63 60 57 55
DEWPT         42 46 48 47 47 46 48 45 45 46 48 50 49 48 48 48 45 46 50 50 49 48
MAX/MIN RH                   68          25          69          35          77
RH            29 37 55 59 65 68 55 31 25 29 47 60 67 69 58 45 35 41 62 69 75 77
WIND DIR       W SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  N  E SE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD       3  4  4  4  4  5  8  5  2  4  4  4  4  5 10  8  9  6  4  4  3  3
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     21 10  9  8 12 16 11  7 10  8  3 11  4 12 22 21 27 21 19 13 13 17
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              2400   100  4400  5400  1300   300  2700  3300
T WIND DIR              S     W    NW    NE     E    NE    NE    NE
T WIND SPD              4     5     5     4     4     8    12    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           09/30 SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16 MON 10/03/16 TUE 10/04/16
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            77      56      81      57      87      60      87      64      88
TEMP          72 73 63 58 75 77 65 59 80 82 68 62 81 83 71 66 82 84
DEWPT         51 52 52 51 52 52 52 54 52 53 54 55 58 58 60 60 57 53
MIN/MAX RH
RH            48 48 67 77 45 42 63 83 38 37 61 78 46 42 68 81 43 34
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       0       5       5       5       5      10      10       5

$$

TXZ035-281015-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
245 PM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

DATE           09/27/16      WED 09/28/16            THU 09/29/16            FRI
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                      51          84          53          76          53
TEMP          77 74 63 59 57 54 62 76 83 79 66 61 58 55 61 71 75 72 63 60 57 55
DEWPT         37 40 41 41 42 43 45 42 42 44 46 47 47 47 47 47 45 46 48 49 48 47
MAX/MIN RH                   66          24          74          34          74
RH            24 29 44 51 57 66 54 30 24 29 48 60 67 74 60 42 34 39 58 67 72 74
WIND DIR       W  S  S SW  W NW NW  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD       4  4  4  5  5  5  9  5  4  5  5  5  5  5  9  8  8  8  6  4  4  4
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     23 17 13 10 12 14 10  6  9  8  5 24 12 25 28 28 36 33 27 29 18 26
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     2     3     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              2400   100  4600  6600   300   200  3200  5800
T WIND DIR             SW     W    NW    NE     E    NE     E     E
T WIND SPD              4     5     8     4     5     8    11     9
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           09/30 SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16 MON 10/03/16 TUE 10/04/16
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            78      54      81      57      87      57      86      57      85
TEMP          72 74 61 56 75 77 65 59 80 82 66 59 79 81 65 59 78 80
DEWPT         50 49 51 50 52 51 52 54 52 49 54 55 53 44 56 55 42 38
MIN/MAX RH
RH            46 41 70 80 45 40 63 83 38 32 65 87 41 27 73 87 28 22
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S      SW       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       5      10       5       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ031-281015-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
245 PM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

DATE           09/27/16      WED 09/28/16            THU 09/29/16            FRI
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                      51          88          51          77          50
TEMP          80 76 64 60 57 54 64 79 87 82 67 61 56 53 60 71 76 73 62 58 55 52
DEWPT         41 42 45 46 45 45 49 45 45 47 49 51 49 47 48 45 45 47 49 50 48 48
MAX/MIN RH                   71          23          80          33          88
RH            26 31 50 60 64 71 58 30 23 29 52 71 77 80 65 40 33 40 64 75 79 88
WIND DIR      SW  S  S SW SW  W NW NW  N  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD       4  4  4  5  4  4  5  4  4  4  9  6  4  4  8  8  6  5  4  4  4  3
CLOUDS        FW CL CL CL FW FW FW CL FW CL CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      7  3  3  3  6  8  6  3  6  5  1 10  3  9 15 13 11 16 20 17 16 18
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     3     3     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              2000   100  4700  6100   200   300  2900  3900
T WIND DIR              S     W    NW    NE     E    NE    NE    NE
T WIND SPD              5     4     5     4     5     6    10     9
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           09/30 SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16 MON 10/03/16 TUE 10/04/16
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            77      54      81      56      86      60      88      62      88
TEMP          71 73 61 56 75 77 64 58 79 82 68 62 82 84 70 64 82 83
DEWPT         50 52 53 51 52 52 53 54 53 53 54 56 58 59 60 59 55 50
MIN/MAX RH
RH            47 48 74 83 45 42 67 85 41 37 61 81 44 43 70 84 40 32
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       0       5       5       5       5      10       5       5

$$

TXZ029-281015-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
245 PM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

DATE           09/27/16      WED 09/28/16            THU 09/29/16            FRI
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                      48          83          50          74          49
TEMP          75 71 60 57 54 51 60 75 82 78 64 59 55 52 58 68 73 70 60 56 54 51
DEWPT         37 39 41 41 41 42 46 42 42 43 46 49 48 46 47 47 46 47 48 49 47 46
MAX/MIN RH                   71          24          80          38          83
RH            25 31 49 55 61 71 60 31 24 29 52 69 77 80 67 47 38 44 64 77 77 83
WIND DIR      SW SW SW  W  W  W NW  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD       3  4  4  3  4  4  6  4  4  5  5  5  4  4  8  6  6  6  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW CL FW FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     11  7  6  6  8 11  8  5  8  7  3 21  8 27 22 21 29 34 26 34 19 19
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              2300   100  4100  6200   100   200  3200  5400
T WIND DIR             SW     W    NW    NE     E     E     E     E
T WIND SPD              5     5     5     3     5     8    10     8
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           09/30 SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16 MON 10/03/16 TUE 10/04/16
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            76      53      78      55      85      57      85      57      82
TEMP          70 72 60 55 72 74 62 57 78 80 65 59 78 80 65 59 76 78
DEWPT         51 50 51 50 52 52 53 53 52 49 54 54 52 40 53 52 41 39
MIN/MAX RH
RH            51 46 72 83 49 46 72 86 40 34 68 83 40 24 65 78 28 25
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       5      10       5       5       5      10       5       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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