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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
258 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

TXZ024-092215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
258 PM 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          31          60          46          69
TEMP                      41 39 36 36 34 33 36 53 59 56 52 50 49 48 50 61 68 59
DEWPT                     22 26 27 27 28 27 30 34 35 38 37 39 35 34 35 37 37 35
MIN/MAX RH                   46          84          40          65          32
RH                        46 60 68 71 77 80 79 49 40 52 56 65 59 59 57 41 32 40
WIND DIR                   S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W  W  N  N
WIND SPD                  13  8  6  8  6  6  9 12 14 13 14 17 17 18 20 23 18 14
CLOUDS                    CL FW FW FW SC SC SC FW CL CL CL FW FW SC FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)                  2 14 12 22 46 44 37 14  5  4  4 19 18 28 25 48 43 35
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT                           200   200  1200  1900   300   200  1600  4900
T WIND DIR                          S     S    SW     S    SW    SW     W     N
T WIND SPD                          6     3     6    16    16    18    21    17
RFTI                       0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY             NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL 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            32    63      37    56      29    37      18    39
TEMP          41   35 55 56 43   39 50 49 34   30 34 32 23   20 34 35
DEWPT         33   30 32 38 38   34 35 33 28   24 18 19 17   15 18 21
MAX/MIN RH         89    33      85    46      81    48      85    48
RH            73   82 41 51 81   84 57 55 78   78 52 58 79   82 52 56
PWIND DIR          NE    SW      SW     E       E     N      NE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       0     5

$$

TXZ026-092215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
258 PM 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          29          56          41          69
TEMP                      38 36 34 33 32 31 34 49 55 52 48 46 45 43 46 60 68 59
DEWPT                     16 21 24 23 25 25 28 31 33 36 37 38 36 35 35 38 38 35
MIN/MAX RH                   40          81          43          73          33
RH                        40 54 66 66 75 78 78 50 43 54 65 73 70 73 65 44 33 40
WIND DIR                   S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  N  N
WIND SPD                  13  8  8  8  8  8 11 16 17 13 16 16 14 14 13 19 19 13
CLOUDS                    SC FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW CL CL FW FW SC FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)                 40 22 12 17 46 45 39 17  6  3  3 17 17 26 20 38 46 35
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT                             0   100  1300  1600   100   100  2200  4200
T WIND DIR                         SE    SE     S     S     S    SW    SW    NW
T WIND SPD                          5     6    11    19    13    14    11    14
RFTI                       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


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            32    58      37    54      29    34      22    39
TEMP          41   34 51 52 42   38 48 47 34   30 32 31 26   23 35 36
DEWPT         33   27 29 35 36   33 34 31 29   25 17 17 17   14 15 18
MAX/MIN RH         79    38      82    46      88    47      71    40
RH            73   75 42 52 79   82 58 53 82   81 53 56 68   68 43 47
PWIND DIR           N    SW      SE    NE      NE     N      NE     E
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ043-092215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
258 PM 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          30          56          41          72
TEMP                      40 38 35 34 33 32 35 50 55 52 48 46 45 43 47 63 71 62
DEWPT                     21 25 25 25 26 26 28 32 36 38 38 39 39 39 39 39 41 40
MIN/MAX RH                   46          78          48          86          34
RH                        46 60 66 70 75 78 75 50 49 59 67 76 79 86 74 41 34 45
WIND DIR                   S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  W
WIND SPD                  12  5  4  6  5  5  9 13 14 10 13 13 13 14 16 21 20 11
CLOUDS                    OV FW FW FW B1 B2 SC FW FW CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)                 92 22 15 22 62 83 42 18 11  3  2 17 18 25 29 36 29 46
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT                           100   300  1400  1700   400   400   900  3600
T WIND DIR                          S     S    SW     S    SW    SW    SW     W
T WIND SPD                          3     4    12    14    13    16    19    21
RFTI                       0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  1  0
RFTI CATEGORY             NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL 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    61      41    61      35    44      23    41
TEMP          44   37 54 55 46   43 55 54 40   36 40 38 28   24 36 38
DEWPT         36   32 34 39 40   38 39 39 34   30 26 22 20   17 21 23
MAX/MIN RH         85    42      82    46      83    46      75    48
RH            74   82 47 56 79   82 55 57 79   80 57 53 72   75 54 55
PWIND DIR           N     W      SW     W       S    NW      NE     E
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     5

$$

TXZ035-092215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
258 PM 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          29          59          41          70
TEMP                      40 38 35 34 33 31 35 52 58 54 49 47 45 43 46 61 69 60
DEWPT                     25 26 26 26 26 27 29 34 34 36 36 36 34 33 33 36 36 36
MIN/MAX RH                   55          85          40          68          30
RH                        55 62 69 72 75 85 78 50 40 50 61 65 65 67 60 39 30 41
WIND DIR                  SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW
WIND SPD                  14  9  8  8  8  8 10 13 17 13 13 14 13 13 17 25 23 14
CLOUDS                    FW FW FW SC B1 B2 SC FW CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)                 18 21 25 30 55 77 43 16  5  1  7 16 15 27 31 51 46 49
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT                           400   200   900  1600   200   200  1800  2800
T WIND DIR                         SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W
T WIND SPD                          8     8    10    16    14    14    21    23
RFTI                       0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  2  0
RFTI CATEGORY             NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL EL 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    63      39    62      33    43      25    42
TEMP          42   35 55 56 45   41 55 54 39   34 39 38 30   26 37 38
DEWPT         34   30 34 37 37   34 37 36 32   27 27 21 19   17 21 21
MAX/MIN RH         85    38      79    41      78    46      68    44
RH            73   82 45 49 73   76 51 50 76   75 62 50 63   68 52 50
PWIND DIR          NE    SW      SW     W       S    NW      NE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ031-092215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
258 PM 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          30          58          41          71
TEMP                      40 38 35 34 33 32 35 51 57 53 48 46 45 43 46 62 70 61
DEWPT                     20 24 25 25 26 27 30 34 36 38 38 39 37 36 37 39 39 37
MIN/MAX RH                   43          84          45          78          32
RH                        43 58 66 70 75 80 80 52 45 59 67 76 73 78 71 42 32 41
WIND DIR                   S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW  N
WIND SPD                  13  8  6  8  6  8 10 16 18 13 16 17 16 16 17 21 17 14
CLOUDS                    B1 FW FW FW B1 B1 SC FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)                 62 19 13 16 53 67 42 17  6  2  3 17 17 25 21 38 47 42
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT                           200   200  1200  1600   300   300  2300  4700
T WIND DIR                          S    SE     S     S     S    SW    SW    NW
T WIND SPD                          4     5    13    19    16    16    16    16
RFTI                       0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY             NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL 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    61      38    57      29    37      21    39
TEMP          42   35 53 54 44   40 51 49 34   30 34 33 25   22 35 36
DEWPT         34   30 32 38 38   36 37 35 31   27 20 19 18   16 18 21
MAX/MIN RH         82    38      87    48      92    49      76    46
RH            74   80 44 54 82   87 59 58 89   87 57 57 74   76 50 54
PWIND DIR           N    SW      SW    NE       E     N      NE     E
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       0     5

$$

TXZ029-092215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
258 PM 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          29          60          41          67
TEMP                      42 39 35 34 33 31 35 52 59 54 49 47 45 43 46 59 66 57
DEWPT                     26 27 26 26 27 27 30 35 35 36 36 36 35 34 34 37 37 35
MIN/MAX RH                   53          88          40          70          34
RH                        53 62 69 72 78 85 82 52 40 50 61 65 68 70 63 44 34 43
WIND DIR                  SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW  N
WIND SPD                  14  8  6  8  8  6  9 13 16 13 13 13 13 13 18 25 21 14
CLOUDS                    CL FW FW FW SC SC SC FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)                  2 11 20 23 46 48 37 14  4  2  3 17 17 28 27 53 44 35
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT                           200   200  1100  1700   200   200  1600  3500
T WIND DIR                          S    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     W    NW
T WIND SPD                          9    10    12    18    17    17    23    19
RFTI                       0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  2  0
RFTI CATEGORY             NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL EL 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            31    62      37    59      30    40      21    41
TEMP          40   34 54 55 43   39 52 51 36   31 36 35 26   23 36 37
DEWPT         33   29 34 36 37   33 36 35 30   26 23 20 18   16 20 21
MAX/MIN RH         89    38      82    44      85    48      77    46
RH            76   82 46 49 79   79 54 54 79   81 59 54 71   74 52 52
PWIND DIR           E    SW       W     W      SW    NW      NE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       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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