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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
632 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

TXZ024-022230-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
632 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

DATE             MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15            WED 03/04/15
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                      39          35          64          24          31
TEMP                30 36 39 39 38 39 39 37 45 56 63 61 44 33 28 25 26 29 31 30
DEWPT               25 27 30 32 34 36 37 37 38 37 36 34 31 27 25 22 18 14 13 13
MIN/MAX RH                   67         100          35          93          46
RH                  80 68 68 75 84 88 92100 75 48 36 36 61 78 89 89 71 53 46 48
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N  N  N  N SW  W  W  W SW SW  N  N NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD             6  8  9  9 10 10 11 11 10 16 16  9  9  8 11 14 16 16 14 14
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS(%)           97 94 93 91 90 89 85 81 64 46 46 46 57 67 70 73 78 84 74 64
POP 12HR                     10           5           5          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.06        0.08
DRIZZLE              O
FRZG DRZL
FRZG RAIN                                                   S  S
RAIN                                                  S  S
SNOW                                                              C  C  C  C  S
OBVIS               PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     3     5     4     5     5     5     3     2
MIX HGT              1900  1900  1100   500  3700  6100  3200   900  3400  4900
T WIND DIR             SE     S     S    SW     W     W     W    NW    NE     N
T WIND SPD              4    10     8    14    18    28     8    12    24    23
RFTI                 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


DATE               THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15
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            16    43      24    54      30    60      34    61
TEMP          23   18 37 41 32   26 47 52 39   32 53 58 43   36 55 59
DEWPT         13   11 10 13 16   16 22 26 25   26 27 28 30   28 31 28
MAX/MIN RH
RH            65   73 32 31 51   65 37 36 57   78 37 32 59   73 39 30
PWIND DIR          NE    SW      SW    SW      SW    NE       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20     5       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ026-022230-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
632 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

DATE             MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15            WED 03/04/15
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                      40          34          66          26          33
TEMP                31 37 40 39 38 39 38 36 45 58 65 63 46 35 30 27 28 31 33 32
DEWPT               24 25 27 30 32 34 36 36 39 40 39 36 32 28 24 21 17 14 13 13
MIN/MAX RH                   59         100          36          83          43
RH                  76 61 59 68 78 81 92100 80 51 38 36 59 76 80 79 63 49 43 45
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N  N  N  N  S SW  W  W SE  E NE  N NE NE  N NE NE
WIND SPD             5  5  8 10 10 10 10  9  8 13 13  9  9  9 13 16 18 18 17 14
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS(%)           98 95 95 94 92 90 89 88 68 47 49 51 59 66 70 74 78 81 72 62
POP 12HR                     10          10           5          30          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.09        0.09
DRIZZLE              O
FRZG DRZL
FRZG RAIN                                                   C  C
RAIN                                                  C  C
SNOW                                                              C  C  C  C  S
OBVIS               PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     4     4     4     5     5     5     3     2
MIX HGT              2100  2300  1700   500  2300  5600  3500  1600  3600  5100
T WIND DIR             NE     S     S     S    SW     W    SW    NW    NE     N
T WIND SPD              5     6    11    13    10    19     3    11    29    28
RFTI                 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


DATE               THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15
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            18    45      24    53      30    60      34    62
TEMP          25   20 39 43 32   26 47 51 39   32 53 58 43   36 56 60
DEWPT         13   13 10 12 16   17 20 24 23   25 29 30 29   29 29 28
MAX/MIN RH
RH            61   73 30 28 49   67 33 33 53   76 39 34 57   74 36 29
PWIND DIR           N    SW       S     S      SW     S       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20     5       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ043-022230-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
632 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

DATE             MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15            WED 03/04/15
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                      39          34          68          26          35
TEMP                30 36 39 39 38 39 38 36 45 59 66 65 47 36 30 27 29 32 34 34
DEWPT               27 28 29 31 33 35 36 36 42 45 46 44 41 36 30 27 25 19 17 16
MIN/MAX RH                   68         100          46         100          47
RH                  87 71 69 75 82 85 92100 89 60 48 46 81100100100 87 58 49 47
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N  N  N  N SW SW SW  W SW  S SW  N  N  N  N NE NE
WIND SPD             8  6  6  6  5  5  6  8 10 13 12  9  6 10 10 13 17 18 18 17
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)           98 96 94 92 91 90 83 76 70 64 64 64 73 82 82 82 84 86 81 75
POP 12HR                     10          20           5          40          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02           0        0.15        0.16
DRIZZLE              O
FRZG DRZL
FRZG RAIN                                                   C  C  C  C  C  C
RAIN                          S  S  S  S              C  C
SNOW                                                                          S
OBVIS               PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     4     4     4     5     6     5     2
MIX HGT              1700  2000  1400   400  1600  4600  2200   200  2700  4000
T WIND DIR             NE    SE     S     S    SW    SW    SW    SW     N     N
T WIND SPD              8     5     9     6    14    17     9     8    24    28
RFTI                 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


DATE               THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15
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            18    42      24    50      31    59      36    62
TEMP          25   20 37 40 31   26 44 48 39   33 53 57 44   38 56 60
DEWPT         13   15 11 13 17   18 20 24 24   25 27 30 32   32 32 30
MAX/MIN RH
RH            61   81 35 33 57   73 38 38 54   72 36 35 61   78 41 32
PWIND DIR          NE    NE       S    SW       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW SC FW
POP 12HR           20    10       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ035-022230-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
632 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

DATE             MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15            WED 03/04/15
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                      39          36          64          26          34
TEMP                30 36 39 39 39 40 40 38 45 57 63 61 45 35 30 27 29 31 33 33
DEWPT               26 28 31 33 35 36 37 38 39 40 40 39 36 32 30 27 24 19 16 15
MIN/MAX RH                   72         100          43         100          47
RH                  86 73 73 78 84 85 89100 79 53 43 44 70 89100100 82 61 50 47
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N  N  N  N SW  W  W  W SW SW SW NW NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD             9 10 10 10 10 11 12 12  9 14 14 11 10  9 10 12 14 17 14 16
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS(%)           97 93 91 89 89 89 82 74 64 53 53 53 62 71 70 69 75 81 74 67
POP 12HR                     10          10           5          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.05        0.09
DRIZZLE              O
FRZG DRZL
FRZG RAIN                                                   S  S  C  C  C  C
RAIN                                                  S  S
SNOW                                                                          S
OBVIS               PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     4     4     5     5     5     4     2
MIX HGT              1500  1600  1100   500  3100  6400  4200   200  2400  3500
T WIND DIR             SE     S     S    SW     W     W    SW     W    NE    NE
T WIND SPD              3     9    10    13    12    20    11     6    20    21
RFTI                 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


DATE               THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15
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            15    39      22    50      27    58      32    61
TEMP          22   17 34 38 29   24 44 48 36   29 51 56 41   34 54 59
DEWPT         12   13 10 12 16   16 21 24 24   24 27 28 30   29 32 27
MAX/MIN RH
RH            65   84 36 34 58   73 39 39 61   80 39 34 65   82 44 29
PWIND DIR          NE    SW      SW    SW      SW    NE       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20    10       5     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ031-022230-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
632 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

DATE             MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15            WED 03/04/15
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                      40          34          68          26          34
TEMP                31 37 40 39 39 39 38 36 45 59 66 65 47 36 30 27 29 32 33 33
DEWPT               25 26 28 31 33 34 36 36 40 42 41 39 35 31 27 23 18 15 14 14
MIN/MAX RH                   61         100          39          91          45
RH                  78 64 61 72 80 81 92100 82 53 40 39 64 82 88 85 65 50 45 46
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N  N  N  N SW SW  W  W  S SE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE
WIND SPD             5  4  6  9  9  9 10 10  9 13 12  8 10  9 13 16 18 18 17 16
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS(%)           98 96 95 94 92 90 86 82 66 49 52 55 63 71 73 75 78 80 72 63
POP 12HR                     10          10           5          30          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.10        0.11
DRIZZLE              O
FRZG DRZL
FRZG RAIN                                                   C  C
RAIN                                                  C  C
SNOW                                                              C  C  C  C  S
OBVIS               PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     3     4     4     4     5     5     3     2
MIX HGT              2100  2300  1300   500  3000  5800  3800  1500  3300  4900
T WIND DIR             NE     S     S     S    SW     W    SW     W    NE     N
T WIND SPD              5     8    11    11    11    18     6    12    29    27
RFTI                 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


DATE               THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15
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            18    45      25    53      31    61      35    64
TEMP          25   20 39 43 33   27 47 51 39   33 54 59 44   37 57 62
DEWPT         14   14 10 13 17   18 21 25 24   25 29 30 30   30 30 29
MAX/MIN RH
RH            62   77 30 29 51   68 34 35 54   74 38 33 57   74 36 28
PWIND DIR           N    SW       S    SW      SW    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20     5       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ029-022230-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
632 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

DATE             MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15            WED 03/04/15
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          35          61          24          31
TEMP                29 35 38 38 38 39 38 37 44 54 60 58 42 33 27 25 26 29 30 30
DEWPT               26 28 31 33 35 35 36 37 37 37 36 34 32 29 27 25 20 16 14 13
MIN/MAX RH                   74         100          39         100          49
RH                  87 74 75 82 87 86 93100 77 52 40 40 66 85100100 79 57 50 49
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N  N  N  N SW  W  W  W SW SW SW NW NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD             9 10 10 10 12 13 12 11 11 16 16 10  9  8 11 13 16 16 14 14
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS(%)           97 93 92 90 90 89 82 75 61 47 46 45 56 67 66 65 72 79 73 67
POP 12HR                     10           5           5          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.04        0.07
DRIZZLE              O
FRZG DRZL
FRZG RAIN                                                   S  S
RAIN                                                  S  S
SNOW                                                              C  C  C  C  S
SPRINKLES               S  S
OBVIS               PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     4     4     5     5     5     4     2
MIX HGT              1500  1600  1000   400  3700  6200  3900   200  2600  3600
T WIND DIR              S     S     S    SW     W     W    SW     W    NE    NE
T WIND SPD              4     9    13    16    18    29     8     8    21    21
RFTI                 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


DATE               THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15
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            14    40      21    51      26    58      30    60
TEMP          21   16 34 38 29   23 44 49 35   28 51 56 40   32 53 58
DEWPT         12   12 10 13 16   17 22 26 25   24 27 27 29   28 32 27
MAX/MIN RH
RH            68   83 36 35 58   76 42 40 65   85 39 33 64   85 44 30
PWIND DIR          NE    SW      SW    SW      SW     N       S     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20     5       0     0       0     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 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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