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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
600 AM CDT WED SEP 2 2015

TXZ024-022300-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
600 AM CDT WED SEP 2 2015

DATE             WED 09/02/15            THU 09/03/15            FRI 09/04/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      93          68          94          66          93
TEMP             72 78 88 92 89 79 75 73 70 77 88 93 89 78 74 71 68 75 87 92 88
DEWPT            58 60 58 58 57 59 60 59 57 57 56 56 56 56 57 57 58 58 59 59 59
MIN/MAX RH                   32          64          29          70          33
RH               62 54 37 32 34 50 59 63 63 49 34 29 32 46 54 62 70 55 39 33 37
WIND DIR         SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6 10 13 13 13  6  6  6  6 10 10 10 12  9  6  4  6  9 10  9 11
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        12  8 13 16 19 25 31 30 28 13 13 12 11 16 22 27 31 35 39 43 47
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     4     5     6     6     5     5     5
MIX HGT              7100  9100  5000   300  7800  9600  5700   300 10100 11300
T WIND DIR             SW     S     S     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             13    13     9     8    13    13     9     6    13    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          SAT 09/05/15 SUN 09/06/15 MON 09/07/15 TUE 09/08/15
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            66      91      68      93      69      93      68      90
TEMP          74 68 85 87 75 70 87 89 76 71 87 89 75 70 85 86
DEWPT         61 62 61 60 61 62 61 60 61 61 59 58 59 61 60 59
MAX/MIN RH
RH            64 80 44 40 63 77 42 38 60 70 38 36 58 73 42 41
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SW       S       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 B1
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5      10      20      20      20

$$

TXZ026-022300-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
600 AM CDT WED SEP 2 2015

DATE             WED 09/02/15            THU 09/03/15            FRI 09/04/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      96          70          96          70          95
TEMP             71 78 90 95 92 81 78 75 72 79 90 95 92 81 77 74 72 78 89 94 91
DEWPT            62 64 61 59 58 60 61 61 60 60 59 59 59 59 60 60 61 61 62 62 62
MIN/MAX RH                   30          66          30          69          35
RH               71 61 38 30 33 48 56 63 66 52 35 30 34 47 55 62 69 56 41 35 39
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5  9 12 13 12  8  9  8  8  9 10 10 11 10  9  5  8  8  9  9 10
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        10  6 11 10 26 27 28 27 26  2  2  1  0  3 16 24 30 32 34 35 37
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     5     5     4     4     5     5     4     4     5
MIX HGT              7100  8700  5500   500  8100  9600  5600   600  9800 11400
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             13    13    12     9    13    14    10     9    12    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 09/05/15 SUN 09/06/15 MON 09/07/15 TUE 09/08/15
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            70      94      70      95      70      96      70      93
TEMP          77 72 88 90 77 72 89 91 77 72 90 91 77 72 88 89
DEWPT         63 64 63 61 62 63 62 61 62 62 60 59 60 62 61 61
MAX/MIN RH
RH            62 77 43 38 60 74 40 37 59 70 37 34 55 71 41 40
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       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 SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR            5      10       5       5       5      20      20      20

$$

TXZ043-022300-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
600 AM CDT WED SEP 2 2015

DATE             WED 09/02/15            THU 09/03/15            FRI 09/04/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      96          69          95          72          94
TEMP             76 82 90 95 91 81 77 74 71 78 89 94 91 82 78 76 74 79 89 93 90
DEWPT            62 64 61 56 55 57 58 60 61 60 59 58 58 59 60 62 63 63 63 62 62
MIN/MAX RH                   27          70          30          70          36
RH               61 55 37 28 29 44 52 62 70 53 36 30 33 46 54 63 70 58 43 36 39
WIND DIR          S SW  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD          5 10  9 10 10  6  8  5  5  9  6  8  9  8  8  5  5  9  8  8  9
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         7  9 14 12 18 21 24 23 22  7 13 17 20 22 26 28 30 34 39 43 47
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     5     5     4     5     5     5     4     4     5
MIX HGT              7600  9200  5700   400  9100 10200  6000  1400  9100 10400
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S     S    SE    SE     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             12    10     9     6     9    10    13    14    13    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 09/05/15 SUN 09/06/15 MON 09/07/15 TUE 09/08/15
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            71      93      70      95      70      96      71      95
TEMP          78 73 88 89 77 72 89 91 77 72 90 92 78 73 89 90
DEWPT         63 63 61 60 62 63 62 60 61 61 59 57 59 62 62 61
MAX/MIN RH
RH            61 71 41 38 60 73 40 36 56 68 35 31 52 69 41 39
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       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 SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5      10      10      20

$$

TXZ035-022300-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
600 AM CDT WED SEP 2 2015

DATE             WED 09/02/15            THU 09/03/15            FRI 09/04/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      92          66          93          67          91
TEMP             68 75 86 91 88 77 74 71 68 75 87 92 89 78 74 71 69 75 85 90 87
DEWPT            57 60 57 55 55 56 57 57 57 55 54 53 53 54 55 57 58 58 58 58 58
MIN/MAX RH                   29          68          27          68          34
RH               67 59 37 30 32 48 56 63 68 50 33 27 30 44 52 60 68 55 40 34 38
WIND DIR          S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD          5 11 13 13 12  8  8  6  8 10 10 11 12  8  9  8  8  9 10 10 12
CLOUDS           FW FW FW SC FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        13 14 21 29 14 23 32 29 26 23 24 25 26 27 28 30 31 36 41 46 50
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     5     5     5     5     6     6     5     5     5
MIX HGT              6000  7200  4100   200  6700  8400  5000   300  9200 10100
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             14    14     6     5    12    13     8     6    16    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          SAT 09/05/15 SUN 09/06/15 MON 09/07/15 TUE 09/08/15
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            67      90      67      91      66      92      66      89
TEMP          74 69 85 86 74 69 85 87 73 68 86 87 73 68 84 85
DEWPT         60 61 60 58 60 61 60 59 60 60 58 57 58 59 58 57
MAX/MIN RH
RH            62 76 43 39 62 77 43 38 62 75 39 36 59 73 41 38
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
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            5       5       5       5       5      20      20      20

$$

TXZ031-022300-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
600 AM CDT WED SEP 2 2015

DATE             WED 09/02/15            THU 09/03/15            FRI 09/04/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      97          69          97          70          95
TEMP             77 83 91 96 92 81 77 74 71 79 91 96 92 82 78 75 72 78 89 94 91
DEWPT            61 63 59 57 57 59 60 61 60 59 59 58 58 59 60 61 62 62 62 61 61
MIN/MAX RH                   27          68          29          70          34
RH               58 52 34 27 31 47 56 64 68 52 35 29 33 47 54 62 70 56 40 34 37
WIND DIR          S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6 10 12 12 12  8  9  6  8 10  9 10 11 10  9  6  8  8  9  9 10
CLOUDS           FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         9  5 14 10 23 25 27 26 25  2  3  3  3  9 17 25 31 32 34 36 37
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     5     5     4     4     5     5     4     4     5
MIX HGT              7200  8800  5400   400  8600  9800  5700   800 10400 11600
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             14    13    10     8    12    13     9    11    12    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 09/05/15 SUN 09/06/15 MON 09/07/15 TUE 09/08/15
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            70      95      70      97      70      98      70      95
TEMP          77 72 89 91 77 72 91 92 78 72 91 93 78 72 89 90
DEWPT         62 63 62 61 62 63 62 60 61 62 60 58 60 62 62 61
MAX/MIN RH
RH            60 74 41 38 60 74 39 35 57 70 35 32 55 71 41 38
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S      SW       S       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 B1
POP 12HR            5      10       5       5       5      20      20      20

$$

TXZ029-022300-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
600 AM CDT WED SEP 2 2015

DATE             WED 09/02/15            THU 09/03/15            FRI 09/04/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      91          64          91          64          90
TEMP             70 76 85 90 86 75 72 69 66 73 85 90 86 76 72 69 66 73 84 89 85
DEWPT            57 60 58 55 55 57 57 57 56 55 54 54 54 55 56 57 58 58 58 57 57
MIN/MAX RH                   31          70          30          75          34
RH               64 58 40 31 35 52 61 67 70 53 35 30 33 49 58 66 75 60 41 34 38
WIND DIR         SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5 11 13 13 12  6  6  5  5 10 10 10 11  6  6  4  5  9 10  9 10
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS(%)        15 13 16 18 19 26 34 33 32 19 17 15 13 18 24 30 35 39 43 47 51
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     5     5     6     6     5     5     5
MIX HGT              6000  7700  4000   200  6500  8500  5000   300  8900 10400
T WIND DIR             SW     S     S     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             16    14     8     6    13    13     8     6    16    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          SAT 09/05/15 SUN 09/06/15 MON 09/07/15 TUE 09/08/15
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            64      89      65      90      65      91      65      88
TEMP          71 66 83 85 72 67 84 86 72 67 85 86 72 67 83 84
DEWPT         58 60 59 59 60 60 59 58 59 59 58 57 58 59 58 57
MAX/MIN RH
RH            64 81 44 41 65 80 43 39 62 75 39 36 60 76 43 40
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SW       S      SW
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 B1
POP 12HR            5       5       5      10      10      20      20      20

$$

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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