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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
250 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

TXZ024-052245-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
250 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE             THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15
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          23          54          29          58
TEMP          17 17 23 33 37 37 32 30 28 23 32 47 53 52 43 38 34 31 39 52 57 56
DEWPT         17 13 18 19 18 20 21 22 21 19 22 25 25 26 27 24 25 23 25 28 28 29
MIN/MAX RH                   46          84          33          71          33
RH           100 84 81 56 46 50 64 72 74 84 65 42 33 36 53 56 68 71 58 39 33 35
WIND DIR       N NW NW SW SW  S SW SW SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       6  5  4  4  8  5  6  8  8  9 10  8  6  6  6  8  6  6  5  4  5  5
CLOUDS        B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     54 24  5  4  2  4  2  4  1  6  5  5  1  4  2  7 10 27 29 31 37 42
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW           S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     5     5     5     4     4
MIX HGT              3300  3800  1600   300  1900  2900  1200   100  4300  4500
T WIND DIR              W    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W    SW
T WIND SPD              4    10     9     9    14    10     8     5    10     8
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               SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15
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            35    62      37    66      39    70      43    73
TEMP          43   37 56 60 46   39 59 64 49   41 63 68 53   45 66 71
DEWPT         32   30 36 35 35   33 38 37 38   35 42 37 39   38 42 34
MAX/MIN RH
RH            65   74 47 40 66   79 45 37 66   79 47 32 59   76 41 26
PWIND DIR           N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW SC FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ026-052245-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
250 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE             THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15
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          23          55          29          59
TEMP          18 17 23 33 37 37 32 30 28 23 32 47 54 53 43 38 34 31 39 52 58 57
DEWPT         16 13 19 19 18 18 20 20 20 18 22 25 25 26 26 24 25 23 25 29 26 28
MIN/MAX RH                   45          82          32          72          29
RH            99 85 84 56 45 46 61 67 70 82 67 42 32 35 50 56 68 72 56 40 29 33
WIND DIR       N NW NW  W SW  S  S  S SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       6  5  4  4  8  5  6  8  5  5  6  8  9  6  6  6  4  5  4  4  5  5
CLOUDS        B1 SC CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     55 26  3  4  1  4  1  5  1  4  1  4  2  5  3  5  3 26 30 34 38 41
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW           S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     3     4     5     5     5     4     4
MIX HGT              3300  3700  1500   200  2400  3000  1200   100  3900  4800
T WIND DIR             NW    SW     S     S    SW    SW     S     W     W    SW
T WIND SPD              3     8     8     5    11    12     6     2     4     9
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               SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15
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            34    63      37    67      39    70      41    73
TEMP          43   36 56 61 46   39 60 65 49   41 63 68 51   43 66 71
DEWPT         32   30 35 35 36   33 38 37 37   35 42 40 39   36 42 36
MAX/MIN RH
RH            64   78 44 38 68   79 45 36 63   80 46 35 63   76 42 28
PWIND DIR           N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ043-052245-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
250 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE             THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15
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                      36          22          51          29          55
TEMP          20 19 24 32 35 35 30 29 26 22 31 44 50 49 41 37 34 31 38 49 54 53
DEWPT         19 17 18 17 15 16 19 20 19 19 22 21 21 21 24 22 26 24 30 28 30 28
MIN/MAX RH                   44          88          31          77          38
RH           100 91 77 53 44 45 63 69 74 88 68 39 32 33 49 54 73 76 72 44 39 38
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N SW  S  S  S SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD      10  5  5  4  2  4  4  5  4  5  6  9  6  5  4  5  4  4  4  4  4  5
CLOUDS        B2 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     79 33 11  7  5  5  1  5  1  4  3  4  6  7  7 16 37 39 46 52 52 52
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW           S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     3     3     3     4     4     3
MIX HGT              3000  3400  1800   400  2400  3000  1600   200  2300  3200
T WIND DIR             NE    SE     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW    SW     S
T WIND SPD             11     2     5     5    12    10     6     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               SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15
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            35    62      36    65      38    68      41    72
TEMP          43   37 56 60 45   38 58 63 48   40 61 66 51   43 65 70
DEWPT         33   31 37 38 38   35 40 38 38   36 43 39 39   37 45 38
MAX/MIN RH
RH            68   79 50 45 76   89 51 39 68   85 51 37 63   79 48 31
PWIND DIR           N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     0       0     5       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ035-052245-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
250 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE             THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15
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                      36          21          50          28          53
TEMP          18 18 23 32 35 35 30 28 25 21 30 43 49 48 40 36 32 30 37 47 52 51
DEWPT         17 14 18 19 19 19 20 20 20 19 21 23 24 23 23 22 24 23 27 27 29 26
MIN/MAX RH                   52          92          36          74          37
RH            99 83 80 58 52 52 66 71 81 92 69 45 37 37 50 56 70 74 67 45 39 37
WIND DIR       N  N NW  W SW  S  S  S SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       9  5  4  3  6  6  6  6  6  6  8 10  8  6  6  5  5  5  4  4  4  6
CLOUDS        B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL FW CL FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     69 34 11  8  3  4  4  9  2  9 10  4  2  5 15 21 48 40 42 44 43 41
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW           S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     3     3     4     4     3     4     4     3
MIX HGT              2700  3000  1600   300  1700  2400   500   200  2000  2900
T WIND DIR             NW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW     S     W     W     S
T WIND SPD              4     8     6     8    12    11     5     4     6     8
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               SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15
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            30    61      34    64      36    66      39    72
TEMP          39   32 54 59 43   36 57 62 46   38 59 64 49   41 65 70
DEWPT         31   28 35 34 35   32 38 34 36   33 41 34 38   35 43 31
MAX/MIN RH
RH            73   85 47 38 72   85 48 35 68   82 50 32 66   79 44 23
PWIND DIR           N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ031-052245-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
250 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE             THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15
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          23          55          29          59
TEMP          19 18 24 34 37 37 32 30 28 23 33 48 54 53 43 38 34 31 39 52 58 57
DEWPT         18 15 20 20 18 19 20 20 20 20 24 25 26 26 27 24 26 24 28 29 27 29
MIN/MAX RH                   45          86          34          74          30
RH           100 88 84 57 45 48 62 66 71 85 69 40 34 35 53 57 72 74 64 42 30 35
WIND DIR       N NW NW  W SW  S  S  S SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       6  4  4  3  5  5  6  6  6  5  6  8  9  8  5  6  4  4  4  3  5  6
CLOUDS        B1 SC CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     58 27  5  4  2  4  2  5  1  4  2  4  2  6  4  7  8 32 35 38 44 50
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW           S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     3     4     5     5     4     4     4
MIX HGT              3300  3700  1600   300  2500  3000  1200   100  3500  4100
T WIND DIR              N    SW     S    SW    SW    SW     S    SW     W    SW
T WIND SPD              3     6     8     6    12    13     8     3     4     9
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               SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15
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            35    64      37    67      39    71      42    74
TEMP          44   37 57 62 46   39 60 65 49   41 64 69 52   44 67 72
DEWPT         33   32 36 37 37   33 39 38 38   35 43 39 40   37 43 36
MAX/MIN RH
RH            65   80 45 39 71   79 46 37 66   79 46 33 63   76 42 27
PWIND DIR           N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ029-052245-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
250 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE             THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15
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                      36          21          50          27          53
TEMP          16 16 21 31 35 35 29 28 25 21 29 43 49 48 39 35 32 29 36 47 52 51
DEWPT         16 14 17 19 19 20 20 21 21 19 22 25 25 25 24 22 23 23 27 28 29 28
MIN/MAX RH                   54          95          39          78          39
RH           100 93 85 61 54 55 68 75 83 95 74 49 39 40 54 61 71 78 69 47 41 40
WIND DIR       N NW NW  W SW SW  S SW SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       6  4  4  4  8  5  6  8  6  6  9  9  8  6  5  6  4  4  5  4  5  6
CLOUDS        B1 FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     55 25  7  4  2  4  2  5  2 10 12  6  2  4  3  7 17 28 32 35 38 40
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW           S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     3     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     3
MIX HGT              2800  3000  1600   400  1600  2400   100   200  1600  2600
T WIND DIR              W    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W     S
T WIND SPD              4    11     9    10    14    10     6     5     9     6
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               SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15
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            30    61      34    64      35    67      38    70
TEMP          39   32 54 59 43   36 57 62 45   37 60 65 48   40 63 68
DEWPT         31   28 35 34 35   32 37 35 37   33 41 35 37   35 41 32
MAX/MIN RH
RH            72   86 48 39 73   85 48 37 71   85 48 33 65   82 44 26
PWIND DIR           N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     0       0     0       5     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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