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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
339 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

TXZ024-042215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
339 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

DATE             WED 03/04/15            THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15
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                      33          16          35          20          51
TEMP             36 29 26 24 23 24 20 19 17 22 31 34 34 29 27 25 22 31 44 50 49
DEWPT            32 28 24 23 21 20 19 18 16 17 14 17 18 18 16 18 18 18 24 27 24
MIN/MAX RH                   84          98          48          84          37
RH               86 96 92 95 93 85 97 94 94 81 49 48 52 63 63 74 84 58 45 41 37
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         11 17 17 17 14 11  9  6  6  4  4  4  5  6  8  8  9  9 10  9  6
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW CL FW CL FW CL FW
CLOUDS(%)       100100100100100 82 65 47 25  8  6  4  7  6 10  4  7  4  7  4  6
POP 12HR                     80          40           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.15        0.02           0           0           0
FRZG RAIN         D  D
RAIN              D
RAIN SHWRS
SLEET             D  D
SNOW                 D  D  D  C  C
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     3     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              2700  3500  3300  2600  3300  3900  1800   300  2100  3200
T WIND DIR             NE    NE    NE     N    NW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             21    26    21    11     4     6     8     9    13    10
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 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15
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            29    57      34    63      36    67      40    69
TEMP          37   31 51 55 42   36 56 61 46   38 60 65 49   42 62 67
DEWPT         22   25 29 31 33   30 35 35 34   32 35 35 37   34 40 35
MAX/MIN RH
RH            55   79 42 40 68   81 46 39 64   79 39 32 62   73 45 30
PWIND DIR           N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ026-042215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
339 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

DATE             WED 03/04/15            THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15
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                      33          18          37          20          52
TEMP             35 29 26 24 25 25 21 21 19 24 33 36 36 30 28 25 22 31 45 51 50
DEWPT            30 27 24 23 21 20 20 18 16 18 14 15 16 16 16 19 17 19 24 26 25
MIN/MAX RH                   73          94          41          82          37
RH               81 92 90 94 84 82 93 88 87 76 45 42 43 56 61 77 82 61 43 37 37
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         13 21 21 19 17 13 11  6  6  4  3  4  5  6  8  5  6  8  9 10  9
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC CL FW CL FW FW FW CL FW CL FW CL FW
CLOUDS(%)       100100100100100 84 69 50 28  4  6  3  7  6 11  4  8  5  7  5  7
POP 12HR                     80          30           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.16        0.02           0           0           0
FRZG RAIN         D  D
RAIN              D
RAIN SHWRS
SLEET             D  D
SNOW                 D  D  D  C  C  S  S
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     2     3     3     4     4     4     3     4     5
MIX HGT              2800  3400  3300  2100  3500  4000  1700   200  2500  3100
T WIND DIR             NE    NE    NE     N     N    SW     S     S    SW     S
T WIND SPD             25    29    24     8     3     4     8     6    11    12
RFTI              0  2  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO EL EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15
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            28    57      33    63      36    68      40    70
TEMP          37   30 51 55 42   35 56 61 46   38 61 66 50   42 63 68
DEWPT         22   25 30 32 32   30 35 35 35   33 37 38 38   35 41 37
MAX/MIN RH
RH            55   82 44 41 67   82 45 39 65   82 41 36 63   76 44 32
PWIND DIR           N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
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            5     0       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ043-042215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
339 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

DATE             WED 03/04/15            THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15
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                      41          20          35          20          50
TEMP             44 34 28 26 25 25 21 22 21 25 31 34 34 29 27 25 22 30 44 49 48
DEWPT            43 33 27 25 23 22 21 20 19 19 15 16 16 18 15 19 16 19 23 25 23
MIN/MAX RH                   86          99          45          77          37
RH               97 95 96 96 92 87 99 92 91 78 51 47 47 63 59 77 76 63 44 39 37
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          9 18 19 18 19 16 13 10  8  6  4  3  4  4  6  4  6  8  8  8  6
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)       100100100100100100100 78 42 27 15 13 12  6  9  5 10  7 11  7 14
POP 12HR                     80          50           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.18        0.04           0           0           0
FRZG RAIN            D  D  D
RAIN              D  D
RAIN SHWRS
SLEET                D  D  D
SNOW                    D  D  C  C  S  S
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     2     2     3     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              2400  2700  2700  2800  3100  3500  1900   400  2100  2600
T WIND DIR             NE     N    NE     N    NE     E     S    SW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             25    29    31    20    12     4     4     4    11    11
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 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15
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            29    54      34    62      36    67      40    69
TEMP          37   31 48 52 42   36 56 60 45   38 60 65 49   42 62 67
DEWPT         20   25 30 30 32   32 35 37 36   35 40 39 39   37 45 40
MAX/MIN RH
RH            51   78 48 43 67   84 45 42 70   89 48 39 68   82 54 37
PWIND DIR           N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ035-042215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
339 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

DATE             WED 03/04/15            THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15
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                      38          18          36          19          49
TEMP             40 34 28 25 23 23 20 19 19 24 32 35 35 29 26 24 21 29 42 48 47
DEWPT            40 33 27 23 20 19 18 17 16 16 14 15 18 16 17 17 17 17 22 24 23
MIN/MAX RH                   83          97          44          84          38
RH               98 95 96 92 88 84 93 94 89 71 47 44 48 58 67 73 84 60 44 39 38
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          8 14 19 21 20 16 13  9  9  5  4  4  6  5  8  6  6  9 10  9  8
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW CL FW FW FW CL FW FW FW CL FW
CLOUDS(%)        97 99100100100 94 89 68 38 16  9  5  9  6 12  5 11  7 11  4  7
POP 12HR                     80          50           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.13        0.03           0           0           0
FRZG RAIN            L  D
RAIN              L  L
RAIN SHWRS
SLEET                L  D
SNOW                    D  D  C  C  S  S
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     2     2     3     3     2     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              1600  2700  2700  2600  3000  3500  1800   400  2100  2900
T WIND DIR             NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    SW     S    SW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             17    25    26    16     6     4     6     6    11    10
RFTI              0  0  0  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15
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            26    53      30    62      34    65      36    68
TEMP          34   28 47 51 39   32 55 60 44   36 58 63 46   38 61 66
DEWPT         21   23 27 29 31   29 34 32 32   31 34 32 34   33 42 34
MAX/MIN RH
RH            57   81 44 42 72   87 45 35 62   82 40 31 62   82 49 30
PWIND DIR           N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ031-042215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
339 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

DATE             WED 03/04/15            THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15
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                      35          19          37          21          52
TEMP             37 31 27 26 26 26 21 22 20 25 33 36 36 30 28 26 23 32 45 51 50
DEWPT            33 28 24 23 22 21 20 19 18 18 14 15 16 18 17 19 18 20 24 27 25
MIN/MAX RH                   84          96          41          81          37
RH               87 90 90 91 87 84 96 88 92 74 45 42 43 60 62 74 81 61 44 39 37
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         13 20 19 19 16 12 11  6  8  4  3  4  4  5  8  6  8  9  9 10  8
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW CL FW FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)       100100100100100 87 74 56 32  9  7  5  8  6 10  4  8  5  8  6  8
POP 12HR                     80          40           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.16        0.02           0           0           0
FRZG RAIN            D  D
RAIN              D  D
RAIN SHWRS
SLEET                D  D
SNOW                    D  D  C  C  S  S
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     2     2     3     4     4     4     4     4     5
MIX HGT              2700  3500  3300  3000  3600  4100  1700   300  2400  2900
T WIND DIR             NE     N    NE     N     N     W     S    SW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             24    28    26    13     5     4     8     8    12    13
RFTI              0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15
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            28    58      34    64      36    69      40    71
TEMP          37   30 51 56 43   36 57 62 46   38 62 67 50   42 64 69
DEWPT         22   25 31 32 33   32 36 36 36   34 39 38 39   36 42 38
MAX/MIN RH
RH            54   82 46 41 67   84 44 38 68   84 42 35 65   79 45 32
PWIND DIR           N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
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            5     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ029-042215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
339 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

DATE             WED 03/04/15            THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15
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                      34          16          35          18          48
TEMP             36 30 26 24 22 22 19 18 17 22 31 34 34 28 25 23 20 28 41 47 46
DEWPT            35 30 25 22 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 16 18 17 16 18 18 18 23 27 22
MIN/MAX RH                   89          99          47          91          38
RH               97100 98 94 94 89 95 95 95 74 49 47 51 62 68 80 91 65 48 45 38
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          9 17 19 19 17 13 11  6  6  4  4  6  6  6  8  8  8 10 10 10  8
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW CL FW
CLOUDS(%)       100100100100100 85 71 51 26 13  7  4  8  5 11  6  7  8  6  4  6
POP 12HR                     80          40           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.13        0.03           0           0           0
FRZG RAIN         D  L  D
RAIN              L  L
RAIN SHWRS
SLEET             D  L  D
SNOW                 D  D  D  C  C
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     2     2     3     3     3     3     3     4     4
MIX HGT              1900  2900  2800  2300  2900  3300  1700   400  1800  2800
T WIND DIR             NE    NE    NE     N    NW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             21    26    25    12     4     6     9    10    13    10
RFTI              0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15
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            25    53      30    61      33    65      35    67
TEMP          33   27 47 51 39   32 54 59 43   35 58 63 45   37 60 65
DEWPT         21   23 29 31 31   28 34 34 31   30 33 33 33   32 40 34
MAX/MIN RH
RH            61   87 48 46 74   86 47 38 63   82 40 32 63   83 48 31
PWIND DIR           N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       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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