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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
327 PM CDT TUE JUL 29 2014

TXZ024-301015-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
327 PM CDT TUE JUL 29 2014

DATE           07/29/14      WED 07/30/14            THU 07/31/14            FRI
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 69          88          65          78          63
TEMP          85 84 78 74 72 71 77 84 87 86 77 72 70 67 70 75 77 77 71 68 66 64
DEWPT         62 64 66 66 63 64 66 61 61 64 64 62 62 62 61 60 59 58 60 61 61 61
MAX/MIN RH                   80          42          85          52          90
RH            46 51 67 76 73 79 69 46 42 48 64 71 76 84 73 60 54 52 68 78 84 90
WIND DIR       W SE  S  S SE  S  S SW NE NE  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E SE  S SW
WIND SPD       4 10  4  5  9  6  9  6  6 14 16 13 12 11 11 10 10  9  6  4  3  3
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     82 81 80 79 76 74 60 46 61 75 81 87 88 88 81 74 63 52 53 54 55 56
POP 12HR                     50          30          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.07        0.11        0.04           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL            3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2
MIXING HGT     9  8 <1  1 <1 <1  2 11 12  2  3  2  2  2  3  4  6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  W NE NE  N  N  N NE NE NE NE SE SW  W  W
T WIND SPD    12 14  8 16 16 11 14 16  4 23 23 19 18 18 14 12 13 16  4  4  4  5
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           08/01 SAT 08/02/14 SUN 08/03/14 MON 08/04/14 TUE 08/05/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       84      65      86      66      88      66      90      68      92
TEMP          79 82 71 67 81 84 72 68 83 86 73 68 84 88 75 70 86 90
DEWPT         59 54 56 58 57 55 57 58 57 54 57 59 58 55 58 58 57 57
MIN/MAX RH         38      73      36      71      33      72      33      67      32
RH            50 38 59 73 44 37 59 70 41 34 57 73 41 33 55 66 37 33
PWIND DIR          SE       E      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5      10      10      10      10       5       5       5

$$

TXZ026-301015-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
327 PM CDT TUE JUL 29 2014

DATE           07/29/14      WED 07/30/14            THU 07/31/14            FRI
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 69          89          67          81          64
TEMP          86 85 78 75 73 71 77 84 88 87 78 74 71 69 73 78 80 80 73 69 67 66
DEWPT         59 63 63 63 63 64 64 64 64 65 64 63 64 64 62 60 59 58 59 61 61 61
MAX/MIN RH                   78          46          86          48          84
RH            40 48 60 66 71 79 64 51 45 48 62 69 79 84 68 54 49 47 62 76 81 84
WIND DIR       S  S SE  S  S SE  S  S  E NE NE  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  N NW
WIND SPD       2  9  5  4  5  9  8  9  9 13 14 13 13 11 10 10 10  9  5  3  2  3
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     82 80 81 83 80 78 65 51 62 72 79 85 87 88 81 74 64 53 52 51 50 50
POP 12HR                     50          30          40          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.13        0.01        0.15        0.05           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL            3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT     8  8 <1  1 <1 <1  1  9 11  1  2  2  2  2  3  5  6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S SE SW  S SE  S SW SW NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  S NW NW
T WIND SPD    10 10  6 10 10 13 17 18  9 19 25 23 19 19 17 16 16 17  4  2  3  4
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           08/01 SAT 08/02/14 SUN 08/03/14 MON 08/04/14 TUE 08/05/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       85      66      87      68      90      68      91      68      93
TEMP          80 83 72 68 82 85 74 70 85 88 75 70 86 89 75 70 87 90
DEWPT         59 55 58 59 58 56 58 59 58 55 59 61 59 56 59 60 58 58
MIN/MAX RH         37      72      36      68      32      73      33      71      32
RH            49 38 61 73 44 37 57 68 40 33 58 73 40 33 58 71 38 34
PWIND DIR          NE       E       E      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <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 SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5      10      10      10      10       5       5       5

$$

TXZ043-301015-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
327 PM CDT TUE JUL 29 2014

DATE           07/29/14      WED 07/30/14            THU 07/31/14            FRI
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 73          97          67          81          65
TEMP          89 88 82 78 76 75 83 91 96 95 82 77 73 70 73 78 80 80 73 70 68 66
DEWPT         60 65 62 61 64 64 65 62 61 62 64 64 65 64 63 62 60 59 60 61 62 62
MAX/MIN RH                   70          31          83          49          87
RH            38 47 51 56 66 69 55 38 32 34 55 64 76 81 71 58 51 49 64 73 81 87
WIND DIR      NE SE SE  E NE SE  S  S  S  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E NE NE
WIND SPD       6 11  9  9  8  5 17 16 10  4  8 13 13 13 13 12 13 12  8  4  3  3
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     67 66 68 71 68 65 57 48 54 58 71 84 87 89 81 72 62 52 53 54 55 56
POP 12HR                     30          30          40          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.12        0.03           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  2
MIXING HGT     8  8  5  1 <1 <1  4 10 12 12 <1  1  2  2  3  4  5  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S SE  S SE NE SE SW SW SW SW  E  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  N  N NE
T WIND SPD     6 12 18 13  9 10 26 21 14 13  3 24 21 19 20 19 16 16  4  5  5  3
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           08/01 SAT 08/02/14 SUN 08/03/14 MON 08/04/14 TUE 08/05/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       86      66      88      67      92      68      93      69      94
TEMP          81 84 72 68 83 86 74 69 86 89 76 70 87 90 76 71 88 91
DEWPT         60 54 57 60 59 55 57 59 58 53 57 60 58 55 59 60 58 58
MIN/MAX RH         36      76      35      70      29      70      30      70      31
RH            49 36 59 76 44 35 55 70 39 29 52 71 38 31 56 68 36 33
PWIND DIR          NE       E       E       E       E      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5      10      10      10      10       5       5       5

$$

TXZ035-301015-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
327 PM CDT TUE JUL 29 2014

DATE           07/29/14      WED 07/30/14            THU 07/31/14            FRI
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 70          92          63          79          63
TEMP          81 81 76 74 72 71 79 87 91 90 78 72 69 66 70 75 78 77 71 68 66 64
DEWPT         64 64 63 63 65 64 63 61 59 64 64 63 62 61 60 59 58 58 59 60 60 60
MAX/MIN RH                   80          34          85          51          87
RH            56 56 64 69 79 79 58 42 34 42 62 73 78 84 71 58 50 52 66 76 81 87
WIND DIR       E SE  S  S SE  S  S SW  W  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E SE
WIND SPD       3 10  5  5  8  6 16 10  8 13 14 13 13 12 11 10 10 10  8  5  4  4
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     75 78 72 66 59 52 47 43 52 61 72 83 88 93 83 72 66 60 61 62 62 63
POP 12HR                     30          30          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.10        0.11        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL            4  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT    10  9  4 <1 <1 <1  3 10 11  1  1  1  2  2  3  4  4  5 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S SE SE  S SW  W  W  N NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  N  N
T WIND SPD    14 17 14 16  9  8 25 16 12 12 23 20 18 17 19 16 12 14  5  3  4  4
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           08/01 SAT 08/02/14 SUN 08/03/14 MON 08/04/14 TUE 08/05/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       84      64      85      66      88      65      88      66      90
TEMP          79 82 70 66 80 83 72 68 83 86 72 67 83 86 73 68 84 88
DEWPT         59 54 56 58 57 54 56 57 56 52 56 57 56 55 57 57 56 56
MIN/MAX RH         38      75      36      69      31      70      34      68      33
RH            50 38 61 75 45 37 57 68 40 31 57 70 40 35 57 68 38 34
PWIND DIR           E       E       E      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5      10      10      10      10       5       5       5

$$

TXZ031-301015-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
327 PM CDT TUE JUL 29 2014

DATE           07/29/14      WED 07/30/14            THU 07/31/14            FRI
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 70          92          67          81          64
TEMP          87 86 79 76 74 72 79 87 91 90 80 75 72 69 73 78 80 80 73 69 67 66
DEWPT         59 63 63 63 65 64 65 62 61 65 66 64 64 64 63 62 60 60 60 61 61 61
MAX/MIN RH                   77          38          85          51          85
RH            39 46 58 64 74 76 62 43 37 44 62 69 76 84 71 58 51 51 64 76 81 84
WIND DIR       E SE SE SE  S SE  S  S SE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E NE  N
WIND SPD       1  9  6  5  6  9  9 11  5 12 13 13 13 12 11 10 11 10  5  3  2  2
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     80 77 79 80 77 73 61 49 60 71 78 85 89 93 84 74 63 52 52 51 50 50
POP 12HR                     50          30          40          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.06        0.02        0.15        0.04           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL            3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT     9  8  1 <1 <1 <1  2 11 12 <1  1  2  2  2  3  5  6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S SE  W  S SE  S SW SW NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  S  N  W
T WIND SPD     8 10 12  9 12 13 16 20 12 11 26 25 19 19 18 14 16 17  4  1  3  4
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           08/01 SAT 08/02/14 SUN 08/03/14 MON 08/04/14 TUE 08/05/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       86      67      88      68      91      68      92      68      95
TEMP          81 84 73 69 83 86 74 70 86 89 75 70 86 90 76 70 89 92
DEWPT         60 55 58 59 58 56 58 59 59 56 59 61 59 56 59 60 58 58
MIN/MAX RH         36      71      35      69      33      73      32      71      31
RH            49 37 59 70 43 36 57 68 40 33 58 73 40 32 56 71 35 32
PWIND DIR          NE       E       E      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <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 SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5      10      10      10      10       5       5       5

$$

TXZ029-301015-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
327 PM CDT TUE JUL 29 2014

DATE           07/29/14      WED 07/30/14            THU 07/31/14            FRI
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 66          89          62          77          61
TEMP          82 81 75 71 69 68 76 84 88 87 76 71 67 64 68 74 76 75 69 66 64 62
DEWPT         60 66 63 62 63 63 65 61 62 64 63 62 61 60 60 60 59 59 60 61 61 60
MAX/MIN RH                   84          42          86          55          93
RH            47 60 66 73 81 84 69 46 42 46 64 73 81 87 76 62 56 58 73 84 90 93
WIND DIR       S SE  S  S SE  S  S SW NW  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD       2  9  5  5  8  8 11  6  6 13 14 13 13 12 10 10  9  9  6  5  4  4
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     80 79 78 76 69 62 53 44 55 66 75 83 88 93 84 74 64 53 56 58 61 63
POP 12HR                     40          30          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.10        0.09        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL            3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT     9  2 <1  1 <1 <1  2 10 12  2  2  1  2  2  3  4  5  5 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S SE  S  S SE  S SW  W NW NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  S NW NW
T WIND SPD    13 13  6 17 11  9 20 16 10 25 25 19 19 17 17 14 13 14  5  3  3  4
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           08/01 SAT 08/02/14 SUN 08/03/14 MON 08/04/14 TUE 08/05/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       83      63      85      63      87      63      88      64      89
TEMP          78 81 69 65 80 83 70 65 81 85 71 65 82 85 72 66 83 86
DEWPT         59 55 57 58 57 55 56 57 56 53 57 58 56 55 57 57 56 56
MIN/MAX RH         40      78      37      74      33      78      34      72      34
RH            52 41 66 78 45 38 61 75 42 33 61 78 41 36 59 73 40 36
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      10      10      10      10      10       5       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 SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
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...
       IS.............ISOLATED
       SC.............SCATTERED
       NM.............NUMEROUS
       O..............OCCASIONAL
       S..............SLIGHT CHANCE
       C..............CHANCE
       L..............LIKELY
       WD.............WIDESPREAD
       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
HAINES(CAT).........................HAINES INDEX
MIXING HGT(THOUSANDS OF FT AGL)........MIXING HEIGHT
     EXAMPLE: 6 = 6000 FEET; 12 = 12000 FEET; <1 = LESS THAN 1000 FEET
T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION
T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED
RFTI................................RED FLAG THREAT INDEX
     CATEGORY...
       HS............HISTORICALLY CRITICAL
       EX............EXTREMELY CRITICAL
       CH............CRITICAL - HIGH
       CL............CRITICAL - LOW
       EL............ELEVATED
       NO............NONE
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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