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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
437 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

TXZ024-092215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
437 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

DATE             FRI 12/09/16            SAT 12/10/16            SUN 12/11/16
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                      42          28          61          44          71
TEMP             26 28 37 41 38 34 33 32 31 34 53 60 56 51 49 48 46 49 62 70 61
DEWPT            12 16 19 22 25 26 26 26 26 30 33 34 36 37 39 35 34 35 37 37 39
MIN/MAX RH                   41          92          39          71          30
RH               56 60 48 46 59 72 75 78 81 85 46 37 48 59 67 60 63 58 39 30 43
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW  W  W  W  W NW
WIND SPD          5 11 13 13  8  6  6  6  6  8 12 13 11 13 14 17 16 18 20 16 10
CLOUDS           OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        88 71 53 33 13 13 14 23 32 46 39 13  6  5 12  6 10 12 37 29 34
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                  2     2     3     4     3     5     5     5     4     4
MIX HGT              2400  2800   200   200  1500  1800   200   100  1700  3300
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S     S     S    SW    SW     W    NW
T WIND SPD             19    16     5     5    13    18    10     8     9     6
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               MON 12/12/16  TUE 12/13/16  WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16
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            34    59      38    56      24    38      24    40
TEMP          42   36 52 53 43   39 50 47 31   25 34 34 28   25 36 38
DEWPT         35   30 30 38 38   35 35 34 31   25 22 23 22   21 25 27
MAX/MIN RH         70    35      84    40      73    37      61    39
RH            75   79 43 56 82   84 57 59100  100 60 65 78   83 64 64
PWIND DIR           N    SW      SW    NE      SE    NE       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ026-092215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
437 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

DATE             FRI 12/09/16            SAT 12/10/16            SUN 12/11/16
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                      39          27          57          40          72
TEMP             25 27 35 38 36 33 32 31 29 33 50 56 52 48 46 44 42 46 62 71 62
DEWPT            10 12 15 18 21 23 23 24 24 27 30 32 35 37 38 36 35 35 38 38 38
MIN/MAX RH                   32          85          40          76          32
RH               52 53 43 44 54 66 69 75 81 78 46 40 52 65 73 73 76 65 41 30 41
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W  N
WIND SPD          5 10 13 13  9  8  9  9  9 10 13 14 13 11 13 13 12 11 14 12  9
CLOUDS           B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        87 71 54 36 18 13  9 17 25 50 44 16  6  5 11  6 10 12 28 34 27
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                  2     2     2     4     3     4     5     5     3     3
MIX HGT              2300  2700     0   100  1500  1900     0     0  1300  1900
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S     W     N
T WIND SPD             17    16     6     9    16    19     9     6     5     9
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               MON 12/12/16  TUE 12/13/16  WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16
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            34    57      37    55      26    38      24    39
TEMP          42   36 51 51 42   38 49 47 32   27 34 34 28   25 36 37
DEWPT         34   29 30 34 36   33 35 34 31   25 18 21 21   20 23 25
MAX/MIN RH         72    37      85    40      71    36      60    39
RH            73   75 44 52 79   82 58 60 96   92 51 58 75   81 59 61
PWIND DIR           N     S      SE    NE      NE    NE       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5     0       5     5

$$

TXZ043-092215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
437 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

DATE             FRI 12/09/16            SAT 12/10/16            SUN 12/11/16
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                      41          28          57          41          71
TEMP             26 28 37 40 37 34 33 32 30 33 50 56 52 48 46 45 43 46 62 70 61
DEWPT            15 16 18 22 26 26 25 25 26 27 32 36 38 38 39 39 39 39 39 41 40
MIN/MAX RH                   35          88          47          91          34
RH               62 60 46 48 63 72 72 77 85 78 51 48 60 67 76 79 86 76 43 35 46
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W  W
WIND SPD          3  6 10 12  6  5  5  5  5  9 12 13 10 11 13 13 12 13 17 14 10
CLOUDS           B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW CL FW FW FW FW SC FW SC
CLOUDS(%)        80 67 53 37 20 14  8 12 16 42 46 27  8  3  9  6  8 12 27 16 41
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                  2     3     4     4     5     5     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT              2400  2700   200   300  1600  1900   300   300   800  2200
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S     S     S    SW    SW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             12    13     6     5    13    17    11    12    14    17
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               MON 12/12/16  TUE 12/13/16  WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16
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            36    58      40    60      31    43      26    42
TEMP          44   38 52 53 45   42 53 52 37   32 39 38 30   27 38 41
DEWPT         39   33 33 38 40   38 40 39 37   31 28 28 25   23 28 29
MAX/MIN RH         78    41      89    43      77    38      66    44
RH            81   81 49 58 82   84 61 61100   97 66 67 82   84 66 61
PWIND DIR          NW    SE       S    SW      SW     N      NE    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ035-092215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
437 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

DATE             FRI 12/09/16            SAT 12/10/16            SUN 12/11/16
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                      41          27          59          40          70
TEMP             25 27 36 40 37 33 32 31 29 33 51 58 53 48 46 44 42 45 61 69 60
DEWPT            15 19 22 25 27 26 26 26 27 29 33 34 35 36 36 34 33 33 36 36 35
MIN/MAX RH                   48          92          40          73          31
RH               65 71 56 55 67 75 78 81 92 85 50 40 50 63 68 68 70 62 39 30 39
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          6 11 13 14 10  8  8  8  8  9 12 14 12 12 12 11 12 13 20 19 13
CLOUDS           OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW CL FW FW CL FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        88 71 54 37 19 20 20 26 32 47 40 14  4 11  9  3 11 11 41 32 39
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                  2     3     4     4     5     5     5     5     4     3
MIX HGT              2000  2200   100   200  1000  1500   100   100  1600  2800
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W
T WIND SPD             16    14     6     6    10    16    12    10    16    23
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               MON 12/12/16  TUE 12/13/16  WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16
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            35    60      39    59      29    45      24    42
TEMP          43   37 53 54 44   41 52 51 35   30 40 39 29   25 38 40
DEWPT         36   32 35 36 37   35 37 33 33   28 28 27 25   21 26 24
MAX/MIN RH         75    36      82    36      78    36      71    42
RH            76   82 50 50 76   79 56 50 92   92 62 62 85   84 62 52
PWIND DIR          NW     S      SW     W      SW     N      SE    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5     0       0     5

$$

TXZ031-092215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
437 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

DATE             FRI 12/09/16            SAT 12/10/16            SUN 12/11/16
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                      41          28          58          41          72
TEMP             26 28 37 40 37 34 33 32 30 34 51 57 53 49 47 45 43 47 63 71 62
DEWPT            11 14 17 20 23 24 25 25 25 29 33 35 38 38 39 37 36 37 39 39 41
MIN/MAX RH                   33          91          41          81          30
RH               53 55 43 44 56 66 71 75 81 82 49 43 57 65 74 72 77 68 40 31 46
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  W NW
WIND SPD          5 10 12 13  9  8  9  9  9 10 13 16 13 12 13 13 13 13 18 13  9
CLOUDS           B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        87 70 53 36 18 13  8 16 23 48 45 17  5  5  9  6  9 11 27 37 30
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                  2     3     2     4     3     4     5     5     3     4
MIX HGT              2300  2700   200   300  1600  1900   200   100  1200  2300
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S     S     S     S    SW    SW    NE
T WIND SPD             17    16     5     8    16    19    11    10     4     5
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               MON 12/12/16  TUE 12/13/16  WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16
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            35    58      38    57      28    39      25    40
TEMP          43   37 52 52 43   40 51 49 34   29 36 35 29   26 37 38
DEWPT         36   31 32 36 38   35 38 37 33   27 22 23 23   22 26 27
MAX/MIN RH         78    36      85    40      74    37      63    41
RH            76   81 46 54 82   83 60 63 98   92 56 62 78   83 63 63
PWIND DIR           N    SW       S    NE       E    NE       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ029-092215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
437 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

DATE             FRI 12/09/16            SAT 12/10/16            SUN 12/11/16
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                      43          27          60          40          68
TEMP             24 27 38 42 38 34 33 31 30 33 52 59 54 49 46 44 42 45 59 67 58
DEWPT            13 18 21 24 25 26 26 26 26 29 34 35 35 36 36 35 34 34 37 37 37
MIN/MAX RH                   52          96          40          76          32
RH               62 68 50 48 59 72 75 81 85 85 50 40 48 61 68 70 73 65 44 33 45
WIND DIR          S  S SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          5 12 14 13  9  6  8  8  8  9 13 14 12 13 13 12 13 16 21 19 13
CLOUDS           OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW CL CL FW CL FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        89 72 54 34 13 17 21 30 39 47 36 11  5  3 12  5  9 13 42 30 34
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                  2     2     4     4     4     5     5     5     3     4
MIX HGT              1900  2200   200   200  1100  1400   200   100  1500  2700
T WIND DIR              S     S     S    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W
T WIND SPD             18    16     8    10    13    18    14    13    17    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               MON 12/12/16  TUE 12/13/16  WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16
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            33    59      37    58      27    42      24    41
TEMP          41   35 52 53 43   39 51 50 34   28 37 37 29   25 37 39
DEWPT         35   30 34 36 37   33 36 32 32   27 26 26 24   21 26 25
MAX/MIN RH         79    36      89    38      74    37      68    43
RH            79   82 50 52 79   79 56 50 92   96 64 64 81   84 64 57
PWIND DIR           N     S      SW     W      SW     N      SE    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5     5       0     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 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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