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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
226 AM CDT MON SEP 26 2016

TXZ024-262215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
226 AM CDT MON SEP 26 2016

DATE             MON 09/26/16            TUE 09/27/16            WED 09/28/16
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                      73          51          78          55          84
TEMP          54 55 60 68 72 70 61 58 56 53 60 72 77 74 65 62 60 57 65 77 83 79
DEWPT         47 48 45 40 38 39 45 43 41 41 40 36 39 42 44 44 40 44 43 40 44 51
MIN/MAX RH                   28          64          25          61          25
RH            76 77 57 36 29 33 55 58 59 64 47 27 25 31 46 51 48 61 45 26 26 37
WIND DIR       N  N  N NE NE  E SE  W  W  W  W NE SE SE  S SW  W  W  W  N  E SE
WIND SPD       5  6 10 10  9  5  4  4  4  5  5  2  3  4  5  5  6  6  6  2  4  4
CLOUDS        SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     47 37 26 24 18 24 16 23 13 14  7 10  5  5  4  5  7 10  8  8 11 19
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     3     4     4
MIX HGT              5200  5600  2400   200  5300  5900  1400   100  5500  6900
T WIND DIR             NE    NE    SE     W    NW    SE     S     W    NW    NE
T WIND SPD             17    14     3     5     4     4     6     8     6     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          THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16 SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16
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            56      75      55      79      58      81      60      82
TEMP          63 58 70 72 61 57 74 75 64 60 76 77 66 62 77 78
DEWPT         53 50 48 50 52 50 51 53 54 54 58 58 58 57 60 58
MAX/MIN RH
RH            70 76 45 46 71 78 45 46 70 80 54 51 75 83 56 50
PWIND DIR           E       E      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5      10      10      10       5

$$

TXZ026-262215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
226 AM CDT MON SEP 26 2016

DATE             MON 09/26/16            TUE 09/27/16            WED 09/28/16
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                      75          49          78          54          86
TEMP          57 56 61 70 74 71 60 57 54 51 59 72 77 74 65 62 59 57 65 79 85 81
DEWPT         49 49 49 45 42 42 43 44 44 42 46 42 40 43 44 46 45 45 47 47 50 53
MIN/MAX RH                   30          71          26          65          30
RH            75 78 64 41 32 35 52 62 69 70 62 34 26 33 47 56 59 65 52 33 30 38
WIND DIR       N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E NW NW  W  W  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  E SE
WIND SPD       5  5 10 10 10  5  4  4  4  4  4  2  4  4  5  5  5  4  4  2  3  4
CLOUDS        SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     48 39 23 21 17 22 16 23 12 10  5  7  4  4  2  3  4  8  5  7  8 16
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              5000  5500   500     0  3600  5000   100     0  5200  6600
T WIND DIR             NE    NE     N    NW    SW    SE     S     W    NW    NE
T WIND SPD             14    13     4     5     3     3     5     5     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          THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16 SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16
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            55      75      54      79      57      81      61      83
TEMP          63 57 70 72 61 56 73 75 64 59 76 78 67 63 78 79
DEWPT         54 50 49 49 50 49 52 53 53 52 57 56 57 56 60 58
MAX/MIN RH
RH            73 78 47 45 68 77 47 46 68 77 52 47 70 78 54 48
PWIND DIR           E       E       E      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       5      10       5       5

$$

TXZ043-262215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
226 AM CDT MON SEP 26 2016

DATE             MON 09/26/16            TUE 09/27/16            WED 09/28/16
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                      73          51          76          54          84
TEMP          59 58 63 69 72 70 61 58 55 53 60 70 75 73 64 61 59 57 64 77 83 79
DEWPT         55 53 51 50 46 47 47 46 46 43 44 42 38 45 46 46 45 46 46 47 51 54
MIN/MAX RH                   38          71          26          68          33
RH            86 82 67 51 39 44 60 65 71 68 55 35 26 37 51 56 60 68 51 35 33 42
WIND DIR       N  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N NW NW  N NE SE  S SW  W  W  W NW  E  E
WIND SPD      10  8 11 13 11  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  4  4
CLOUDS        OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     93 89 86 81 76 73 69 69 54 49 26 25 23 19 11 14  9 16 12 16 13 26
POP 12HR                     10           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              4900  5100  2700   200  3400  4400  1900   100  4600  5600
T WIND DIR             NE    NE     N    NW     N    NE     S     W    NW     N
T WIND SPD             23    18     6     5     2     2     5     5     3     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          THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16 SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16
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            56      78      55      79      58      83      62      84
TEMP          63 58 73 74 62 57 74 75 65 60 77 79 68 64 79 80
DEWPT         52 51 51 51 51 50 52 55 54 53 58 58 58 58 60 59
MAX/MIN RH
RH            67 80 47 45 69 79 47 48 69 77 52 48 71 80 52 48
PWIND DIR           E      NE       E      SE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC FW
POP 12HR            0       5       0       5       5      10       5       5

$$

TXZ035-262215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
226 AM CDT MON SEP 26 2016

DATE             MON 09/26/16            TUE 09/27/16            WED 09/28/16
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                      73          52          75          54          82
TEMP          55 57 61 69 72 70 61 58 56 54 60 70 74 72 63 61 59 56 64 75 81 78
DEWPT         45 48 44 43 39 38 41 43 44 40 42 42 39 42 42 45 44 45 46 47 50 52
MIN/MAX RH                   30          64          28          66          34
RH            69 73 53 40 30 31 47 57 64 59 51 37 28 34 45 56 58 66 52 36 34 41
WIND DIR      NE NE NE NE NE NE  E NE  N NW NW  N SE  S  S SW  W NW NW NW SE SE
WIND SPD      11  9 13 13 11  8  5  4  4  4  5  3  2  4  4  4  5  5  6  3  4  5
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     79 76 72 63 57 47 47 50 36 35 20 24 16 15 11 14 10 15 13 17 13 24
POP 12HR                     10           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              5100  5500  2700   100  3900  5000  2400   100  4500  6400
T WIND DIR             NE    NE    NE    NW    NW     E    SW     W    NW    NE
T WIND SPD             24    14     5     5     4     1     5     5     8     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          THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16 SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16
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            55      76      55      78      58      81      60      82
TEMP          62 57 71 73 61 57 73 75 64 60 76 77 66 62 77 78
DEWPT         51 51 50 49 52 49 53 53 55 55 59 57 59 57 59 55
MAX/MIN RH
RH            67 81 47 43 71 75 50 47 72 84 56 49 78 84 54 45
PWIND DIR          SE       E      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5       5      10       5       5

$$

TXZ031-262215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
226 AM CDT MON SEP 26 2016

DATE             MON 09/26/16            TUE 09/27/16            WED 09/28/16
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                      75          49          78          54          86
TEMP          57 57 62 70 74 71 60 57 54 51 59 72 77 74 65 62 59 57 65 79 85 81
DEWPT         51 51 51 46 42 42 45 46 44 43 45 40 38 43 45 46 43 46 45 45 49 54
MIN/MAX RH                   31          74          25          68          29
RH            81 81 67 42 32 35 58 67 69 74 58 32 25 33 50 55 56 68 49 30 29 39
WIND DIR       N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E NW NW NW NW  S  S  S SW SW  W NW NW  E  E
WIND SPD       5  5 10 11 10  5  4  4  4  4  4  2  2  4  5  5  5  4  4  2  3  4
CLOUDS        B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     63 53 37 34 26 29 23 29 18 14  9 11  6  4  3  4  5 10  7  8  9 18
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     3     4     4
MIX HGT              5300  5600  2400   200  3900  5100  1600   100  5200  6200
T WIND DIR             NE    NE     N    NW    NW     E     S     W    NW    NE
T WIND SPD             16    17     4     5     3     2     5     5     5     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          THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16 SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16
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            55      76      54      79      57      82      61      84
TEMP          63 57 71 72 61 56 73 75 64 59 76 78 67 63 79 80
DEWPT         54 50 50 50 51 50 53 55 54 53 58 57 58 57 61 59
MAX/MIN RH
RH            73 79 47 46 70 80 48 49 71 80 53 48 72 80 55 48
PWIND DIR           E      NE       E      SE      SE       S      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0       0       5       5       5      10       5       5

$$

TXZ029-262215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
226 AM CDT MON SEP 26 2016

DATE             MON 09/26/16            TUE 09/27/16            WED 09/28/16
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                      71          49          76          52          82
TEMP          51 53 58 66 70 68 59 56 54 51 58 70 75 72 63 60 57 55 62 75 81 77
DEWPT         45 47 44 39 38 37 43 43 43 41 40 40 39 41 42 45 42 44 44 45 48 51
MIN/MAX RH                   30          69          27          67          32
RH            80 81 59 37 31 32 56 62 67 68 50 34 27 32 47 58 57 67 51 34 32 40
WIND DIR      NE  N NE NE NE  E  E NW NW NW NW  N  S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW  E  E
WIND SPD       8  6 11 12 10  5  3  3  3  4  5  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  5  3  4  4
CLOUDS        B1 SC SC SC FW SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     54 49 37 33 25 31 22 28 18 22 10  9  8  9  8 10  7 12 10 12 11 22
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              4900  5400  2400   200  4700  5600  2400   100  5200  7000
T WIND DIR             NE    NE    NE    NW    NW    SE    SW     W    NW    NE
T WIND SPD             20    14     4     4     5     2     5     6     6     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          THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16 SAT 10/01/16 SUN 10/02/16
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            53      75      53      78      57      80      58      80
TEMP          61 55 70 71 60 55 72 74 63 59 75 76 64 60 75 76
DEWPT         50 50 50 49 51 49 52 53 55 54 60 57 59 56 60 56
MAX/MIN RH
RH            68 83 49 45 73 80 49 47 74 84 60 51 83 87 60 49
PWIND DIR           E       E      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5      10      10       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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