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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
328 AM CDT WED SEP 21 2016

TXZ024-212215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
328 AM CDT WED SEP 21 2016

DATE             WED 09/21/16            THU 09/22/16            FRI 09/23/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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          66          90          63          90
TEMP          71 68 75 85 90 87 77 73 71 68 75 84 89 86 75 71 68 65 73 84 89 86
DEWPT         62 62 64 63 60 59 61 62 62 62 63 62 59 58 61 60 60 59 63 63 62 63
MIN/MAX RH                   35          81          36          83          42
RH            76 80 69 48 36 39 59 70 75 81 68 48 37 39 63 69 76 83 72 50 42 47
WIND DIR       S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  6  9 10 11  9  5  6  5  6 10 11 12 10  8  8  8  8 13 14 14 13
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC
CLOUDS(%)      8 44 43 46 48 40 33 31 29 23 24 16 15  6  6  2  2  1  9 12 26 30
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    S
TSTMS                                                                         S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     3     4     4     4     4     3     2     4     4
MIX HGT              8400  9500  4200   200  6700  8200  4400   200  6100  8000
T WIND DIR             SW     S     S     S    SW     S     S    SW     S     S
T WIND SPD             13    17     9     8    17    18    11     6    20    25
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          SAT 09/24/16 SUN 09/25/16 MON 09/26/16 TUE 09/27/16
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      82      61      73      56      70      53      74
TEMP          72 67 78 79 66 62 70 70 61 57 66 67 58 55 69 71
DEWPT         63 63 65 64 63 61 59 58 53 51 46 50 49 50 49 55
MAX/MIN RH
RH            74 86 64 60 89 96 69 65 76 79 48 54 72 82 49 57
PWIND DIR           S       S      SE      NE      NE       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           20      50      50      50      40      30      10      10

$$

TXZ026-212215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
328 AM CDT WED SEP 21 2016

DATE             WED 09/21/16            THU 09/22/16            FRI 09/23/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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          67          91          66          89
TEMP          73 71 78 87 92 89 78 74 72 69 76 85 90 87 77 73 70 68 74 84 88 86
DEWPT         65 65 65 64 62 61 63 63 62 62 65 64 61 61 61 60 61 61 65 65 63 64
MIN/MAX RH                   37          78          38          79          43
RH            76 81 64 46 37 39 60 69 71 78 69 50 38 42 58 64 73 78 74 53 43 48
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  4  6  9 10  9  6  8  8  5  9 10 11 10  9  9  8  6 11 13 13 12
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC
CLOUDS(%)      8 42 40 42 44 37 29 23 27 20 31 17 10  6  7  2  3  3 14 22 35 27
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     3     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     2
MIX HGT              8200  9100  3400   200  7000  8100  4400     0  6700  8300
T WIND DIR             SW     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             10    16     9     8    12    18    10     6    14    25
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          SAT 09/24/16 SUN 09/25/16 MON 09/26/16 TUE 09/27/16
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            68      84      64      77      59      72      55      76
TEMP          74 69 80 81 69 65 74 74 64 60 69 69 60 57 71 73
DEWPT         64 65 67 66 66 63 62 59 55 53 49 53 50 50 50 55
MAX/MIN RH
RH            71 87 65 60 90 93 66 59 73 78 49 57 69 77 47 53
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       N      NE       N      NE       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5      60      60      50      40      30      10      10

$$

TXZ043-212215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
328 AM CDT WED SEP 21 2016

DATE             WED 09/21/16            THU 09/22/16            FRI 09/23/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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          69          92          68          90
TEMP          74 72 78 87 92 89 79 76 73 71 77 86 91 88 78 75 72 70 76 85 89 87
DEWPT         64 64 65 63 61 61 63 63 63 63 65 62 60 60 61 60 62 62 66 65 64 64
MIN/MAX RH                   36          76          36          76          44
RH            70 78 64 45 36 39 58 64 71 76 66 45 36 39 56 60 72 76 71 51 44 45
WIND DIR      SE  S SW  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  3  6  8  8  8  5  5  5  4  9  9 10  8  6  6  6  5 11 11 12 10
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     12 36 34 34 29 25 21 18 11 15 22 16 23  8  2  2  4  4 23 31 47 30
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     3     2
MIX HGT              7600  8800  3800   200  7000  8200  4000   100  6700  8200
T WIND DIR             SW     S    SE     S    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             10    12     6     5    14    14     8     5    13    23
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          SAT 09/24/16 SUN 09/25/16 MON 09/26/16 TUE 09/27/16
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      86      65      77      60      72      56      77
TEMP          75 71 82 83 70 66 74 74 64 61 69 70 61 58 72 73
DEWPT         64 66 66 66 66 64 63 63 59 56 52 54 52 52 51 56
MAX/MIN RH
RH            69 83 58 57 87 93 69 69 84 83 55 58 73 80 49 55
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      NE      NE      NE       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5      60      60      50      50      30      10      10

$$

TXZ035-212215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
328 AM CDT WED SEP 21 2016

DATE             WED 09/21/16            THU 09/22/16            FRI 09/23/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      89          65          88          64          87
TEMP          71 68 74 83 88 85 75 72 69 67 73 82 87 84 74 71 68 66 72 82 86 84
DEWPT         60 59 61 60 58 57 59 60 59 60 62 60 57 56 59 58 58 59 63 63 61 60
MIN/MAX RH                   35          78          35          78          42
RH            68 73 64 46 36 39 58 66 70 78 68 47 36 38 59 63 70 78 73 53 43 44
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       8  4  9 12 12 10  6  8  8  6 12 12 13 11  8 10  8  9 16 16 14 13
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     15 47 45 46 46 41 36 29 26 17 16 13 18  6  3  2  1  8  7 17 18 30
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    S
TSTMS                                                                         S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     3     4     4     3     4     3     3     4     4
MIX HGT              7200  8500  3800   200  5200  6900  3400   100  4600  6700
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S     S     S     S    SW     S     S
T WIND SPD             14    17     8     6    18    18    11     8    20    21
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          SAT 09/24/16 SUN 09/25/16 MON 09/26/16 TUE 09/27/16
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      82      60      73      52      70      51      74
TEMP          72 67 78 79 65 61 69 70 58 54 66 67 57 53 69 71
DEWPT         62 62 62 61 61 59 58 58 53 50 45 51 47 48 48 51
MAX/MIN RH
RH            71 84 58 54 87 93 68 66 83 86 47 56 69 83 47 49
PWIND DIR           S       S      SE      NE      NE      NE      NE       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20      40      40      50      50      30      10      10

$$

TXZ031-212215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
328 AM CDT WED SEP 21 2016

DATE             WED 09/21/16            THU 09/22/16            FRI 09/23/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      94          68          92          66          91
TEMP          74 71 78 88 93 90 79 75 73 70 77 86 91 88 77 73 71 68 75 85 90 88
DEWPT         65 65 65 63 61 61 63 63 63 63 65 64 61 61 62 60 62 62 65 66 64 65
MIN/MAX RH                   35          79          37          81          43
RH            75 82 66 43 35 38 58 66 71 78 66 48 37 40 60 64 73 81 71 53 43 48
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  4  8 10 10  9  5  8  8  6  9 10 11  9  8  9  8  6 11 12 13 12
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)      8 40 39 40 41 35 29 24 25 19 28 18 13  8  5  1  2  3 15 26 37 26
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     3     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     2
MIX HGT              8400  9300  3800   200  7100  8200  4800   200  6900  8400
T WIND DIR             SW     S    SE     S    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             10    16     9     8    16    17    10     6    14    25
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          SAT 09/24/16 SUN 09/25/16 MON 09/26/16 TUE 09/27/16
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            69      85      64      78      60      72      55      77
TEMP          75 70 81 82 69 65 74 75 65 61 69 69 60 57 72 73
DEWPT         65 66 67 67 66 64 63 61 56 54 50 54 52 51 51 56
MAX/MIN RH
RH            73 86 64 60 90 95 69 62 73 79 52 59 75 79 48 55
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       N      NE       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5      60      60      50      40      30      10      10

$$

TXZ029-212215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
328 AM CDT WED SEP 21 2016

DATE             WED 09/21/16            THU 09/22/16            FRI 09/23/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      88          62          87          61          87
TEMP          68 65 72 82 87 84 73 69 67 64 71 81 86 83 72 69 66 63 70 81 86 83
DEWPT         60 59 61 59 57 58 60 59 59 60 62 61 57 57 59 59 58 58 62 63 60 61
MIN/MAX RH                   36          87          37          84          42
RH            78 81 68 46 36 41 64 70 75 87 73 51 37 41 64 70 75 84 76 54 42 47
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  4  9 12 11  9  5  6  6  5 11 12 12 10  6  9  6  6 16 16 14 12
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     11 48 46 49 49 44 38 36 32 22 23 13 13  4  4  4  2  3  8  7 16 31
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    S
TSTMS                                                                         S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     4     3     2     2     2     2     4     4
MIX HGT              6900  8400  3800   200  4700  7100  2900   200  5300  6900
T WIND DIR             SW     S     S     S    SW     S     S    SW     S     S
T WIND SPD             14    18     9     9    18    18    12     9    20    23
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          SAT 09/24/16 SUN 09/25/16 MON 09/26/16 TUE 09/27/16
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            63      80      58      72      52      67      49      72
TEMP          69 65 76 77 64 59 68 69 57 53 63 64 55 51 67 69
DEWPT         62 61 62 60 60 58 57 58 51 48 44 50 47 47 47 53
MAX/MIN RH
RH            78 87 62 56 87 96 68 68 80 83 50 60 74 86 49 57
PWIND DIR           S       S      SE      NE      NE      NE      NE       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           20      40      40      50      50      30      10      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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