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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
603 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

TXZ024-252230-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
603 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

DATE             WED 02/25/15            THU 02/26/15            FRI 02/27/15
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                      56          26          31          14          21
TEMP             26 34 48 55 54 41 33 29 27 28 29 31 30 22 18 16 15 16 20 21 21
DEWPT            25 27 30 30 30 29 30 24 20 16 14 13 12 10  9  9  9 11 13 15 16
MIN/MAX RH                   38          90          45          80          73
RH               94 75 48 38 40 62 89 82 74 60 53 47 45 59 67 73 77 80 74 77 81
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD          6  6  5  8  8  6 13 18 17 14 13 12 13 13 13 11  9  9  9  9  9
CLOUDS           SC FW FW FW SC B1 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)        32 23 14 21 27 62 97 98100 94 88 84 79 84 89 94 99 98 98 95 93
POP 12HR                      5          20          20          50          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02           0        0.06        0.16
SNOW                                S  S  S  S              C  C  L  L  L  L  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     3     3     3     3     3     2     2
MIX HGT              2000  4100  2200  2800  3700  4600  3900  3300  3100  3300
T WIND DIR              W    NW     N     N    NE    NE     E     E     E    SE
T WIND SPD              8    11    11    26    17    13    17    18    17    12
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 02/28/15  SUN 03/01/15  MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15
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            18    36      31    50      33    50      37    58
TEMP          21   19 33 35 34   32 46 49 39   34 46 49 42   38 53 56
DEWPT         16   17 22 30 32   32 36 37 31   33 35 36 35   31 29 29
MAX/MIN RH
RH            83   94 64 81 91  100 68 63 74   96 65 62 77   78 39 35
PWIND DIR          SE    SE      SE     E      NE     E      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV OV B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40    30      30    20      20    30      20    10

$$

TXZ026-252230-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
603 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

DATE             WED 02/25/15            THU 02/26/15            FRI 02/27/15
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                      57          27          33          15          23
TEMP             28 35 49 55 54 41 34 30 28 29 31 32 32 24 20 17 16 18 21 23 23
DEWPT            25 28 28 29 32 30 30 23 18 16 13 10  9  9  9  8  8 10 12 14 15
MIN/MAX RH                   37          86          37          74          67
RH               89 75 44 37 42 64 86 76 67 58 47 40 37 52 62 68 71 71 69 69 72
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD          5  5  5  6  6  8 17 20 19 18 14 13 13 13 13 11  9  9  9  9  8
CLOUDS           B1 SC FW FW FW B1 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)        51 30  9 16 24 56 88 94100 94 88 85 82 86 90 95 99 98 98 96 95
POP 12HR                      5          20          10          30          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0        0.02        0.16
SNOW                                S  S                    C  C  L  L  L  L  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     3     3     2     3     4     3     2
MIX HGT              2200  3700  2100  2700  3900  4500  3800  3200  3100  3600
T WIND DIR             NW    NW     N     N     N    NE    NE     E     E     E
T WIND SPD              4     8    10    27    21    17    18    19    16    13
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               SAT 02/28/15  SUN 03/01/15  MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15
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            19    36      31    51      34    47      36    59
TEMP          22   20 33 35 34   32 46 50 39   35 44 46 41   38 53 57
DEWPT         16   18 23 28 30   32 37 38 33   33 33 37 35   32 30 29
MAX/MIN RH
RH            78   93 67 74 85  100 71 62 79   91 66 71 79   80 40 34
PWIND DIR          SE    SE      SE     E      NE    NE      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           40    40      30    30      20    30      30    10

$$

TXZ043-252230-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
603 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

DATE             WED 02/25/15            THU 02/26/15            FRI 02/27/15
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                      61          30          36          18          25
TEMP             31 39 53 59 58 45 37 33 31 32 34 35 35 27 23 20 19 20 24 25 25
DEWPT            25 28 27 28 29 29 31 31 24 20 16 13 11 11 11 10  8 10 13 14 15
MIN/MAX RH                   31          92          37          64          61
RH               79 66 37 31 33 53 79 92 76 61 48 40 37 51 60 63 62 64 61 62 64
WIND DIR          W NW  W  W  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E
WIND SPD          5  5  6  6  4  8 12 19 18 18 16 13 13 13 13 12 12 11 10 10  9
CLOUDS           SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)        44 25  6 10 14 31 48 74100 92 83 75 67 74 83 92 99 97 95 93 92
POP 12HR                      5           5          20          30          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.04        0.12
FRZG RAIN
RAIN SHWRS
SNOW                                      S  S              C  C  L  L  L  L  C
SNOWSHWRS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     5     5     3     3     3     3     3     2     2
MIX HGT              3800  6000  3900  3400  3600  4500  3800  3500  3400  3200
T WIND DIR             NW    NW     N     N    NE    NE    NE     E     E     E
T WIND SPD             10     9    10    28    23    17    20    19    19    14
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 02/28/15  SUN 03/01/15  MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15
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            21    43      37    58      37    54      40    65
TEMP          25   22 39 42 41   38 53 56 44   38 50 53 46   42 59 63
DEWPT         17   21 27 34 37   38 44 41 36   37 39 36 37   34 30 28
MAX/MIN RH
RH            71   96 63 73 86  100 71 58 75   96 68 52 71   73 34 26
PWIND DIR           E    SE      SE     E       E     E      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           30    30      30    20      30    30      30    10

$$

TXZ035-252230-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
603 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

DATE             WED 02/25/15            THU 02/26/15            FRI 02/27/15
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                      60          27          33          13          24
TEMP             27 36 52 59 57 43 35 30 28 29 31 32 32 23 19 16 14 16 22 24 23
DEWPT            23 26 28 30 29 28 27 29 24 20 17 15 14 12 12 11 11 11 12 14 15
MIN/MAX RH                   33          96          47          88          65
RH               85 67 39 33 34 55 72 96 85 69 56 49 47 62 74 80 88 81 66 65 70
WIND DIR          W  W  W NW  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE
WIND SPD          6  6  9  9  9  9 13 19 18 16 13 12 13 14 17 14 12 11 11 11 11
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW FW SC B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)        23 15  6 15 24 48 72 86100 94 88 83 78 83 89 94 99 96 93 93 93
POP 12HR                      5          20          20          50          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.09        0.11
SNOW                                S  S  S  S              C  C  L  L  L  L  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     3     3     3     3     2     2     2
MIX HGT              1200  2900  1900  2700  3700  5000  3700  3100  3100  3100
T WIND DIR              W    NW     N    NE    NE    NE     E     E     E     E
T WIND SPD              8    10    10    24    19    11    19    20    18    14
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 02/28/15  SUN 03/01/15  MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15
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            18    44      36    56      35    59      37    61
TEMP          22   20 39 43 40   37 51 54 42   37 53 57 45   39 55 59
DEWPT         16   18 26 33 37   36 39 37 33   35 38 36 35   30 28 23
MAX/MIN RH
RH            74   90 58 67 90   98 62 52 69   92 58 45 67   70 36 25
PWIND DIR          SE    SE       S    SE       E    SE       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC FW SC
POP 12HR           30    20      20    20      20    20      20     5

$$

TXZ031-252230-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
603 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

DATE             WED 02/25/15            THU 02/26/15            FRI 02/27/15
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                      60          29          35          17          24
TEMP             28 36 51 58 57 44 36 32 30 31 33 34 34 26 22 19 18 19 23 24 24
DEWPT            25 29 28 29 31 31 30 25 20 16 13 11 10  9  9  9  9 11 13 15 17
MIN/MAX RH                   33          82          36          71          65
RH               87 74 41 33 38 60 81 75 68 54 44 38 36 48 58 65 68 70 67 68 73
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD          5  5  5  6  5  6 13 20 18 18 14 13 13 13 13 11 10  9  9  9  8
CLOUDS           SC SC FW FW FW B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)        47 28  8 15 22 51 80 90100 94 89 84 79 84 89 94 99 98 98 96 94
POP 12HR                      5          20          20          40          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.03        0.17
SNOW                                S  S  S  S              C  C  L  L  L  L  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     3     3     2     3     4     3     2
MIX HGT              2700  4200  1900  2800  3700  4500  3900  3500  3400  3700
T WIND DIR             NW    NW     N     N     N    NE    NE     E     E     E
T WIND SPD              8     9    10    27    20    17    18    19    17    13
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               SAT 02/28/15  SUN 03/01/15  MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15
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            20    38      33    51      36    47      38    62
TEMP          23   21 35 37 36   34 47 50 41   37 45 46 43   40 56 60
DEWPT         17   19 24 30 32   34 38 40 34   35 36 38 36   33 30 30
MAX/MIN RH
RH            77   92 65 76 86  100 70 68 78   94 72 73 78   78 37 32
PWIND DIR           E    SE      SE     E      NE    NE      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV OV B2   B2 B2 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           40    30      30    20      20    30      30    10

$$

TXZ029-252230-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
603 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

DATE             WED 02/25/15            THU 02/26/15            FRI 02/27/15
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                      58          26          30          13          21
TEMP             25 34 50 57 55 42 33 29 26 27 28 30 29 22 18 15 14 16 19 21 21
DEWPT            22 26 29 29 29 28 29 27 23 19 16 15 13 12 11 11 11 12 12 14 15
MIN/MAX RH                   34          93          50          88          74
RH               90 73 44 34 37 58 85 93 86 69 60 52 50 65 75 84 88 83 75 74 77
WIND DIR          W  W  W NW  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE
WIND SPD          6  5  8  9  9  8 13 18 17 13 13 11 12 13 13 11  9  9 10 10  9
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW FW B1 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)        20 18 16 20 25 59 93 97100 95 89 85 82 86 90 95 99 98 98 95 93
POP 12HR                      5          30          20          60          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.01        0.09        0.13
SNOW                                C  C  S  S        S  S  L  L  L  L  L  L  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     4     3     3     3     3     2     2     2
MIX HGT              1200  4000  1700  2800  3500  4800  3800  2900  2700  3100
T WIND DIR              W    NW     N    NE    NE    NE     E     E     E    SE
T WIND SPD              6    11    10    24    18    11    19    20    17    14
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 02/28/15  SUN 03/01/15  MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15
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            17    41      34    52      33    56      35    59
TEMP          21   18 36 40 37   35 48 50 40   35 51 54 42   37 53 57
DEWPT         15   17 24 32 34   34 36 36 30   33 37 36 34   30 28 25
MAX/MIN RH
RH            77   92 61 74 87   98 65 57 68   92 61 51 72   74 38 29
PWIND DIR          SE     S       S    SE       E    SE       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30    30      20    20      20    20      20    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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