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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
316 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018

TXZ012-262200-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
316 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018

Date             Sat 05/26/18            Sun 05/27/18            Mon 05/28/18
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 Temp                100          66          96          67          94
Temp          66 63 83 97100 95 82 75 70 66 80 94 95 92 81 75 71 67 79 90 94 89
DewPt         52 50 50 40 38 44 51 55 58 59 59 53 51 49 55 57 59 57 58 54 52 51
Min/Max RH                   13          78          22          73          24
RH            61 62 33 15 13 19 35 50 68 78 47 24 23 23 41 54 65 70 49 30 24 28
Wind Dir      SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       8  5  5 10 11 14 13 13 12 11 11 13 17 18 16 17 14 14 14 14 19 18
Clouds        CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      1  1  1  2  8  9 10  6 15 49 45 42 57 67 46 38 19 22 23 28 43 49
PoP 12HR                      0           0          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
Rain Shwrs                                                             IS IS
Tstms                                                                  IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1  1 16 19 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 17 17 12  1  1 <1 <1  2  7 13 10
Vent Rate     <1 <1  7 96185156  6  8 <1 <1  9330357264 27 28 12  7 26137313285
T Wind Dir    SE  S  W SW  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T Wind Spd     5  5  8  6 11 14 13 17 13 11 10 23 24 25 31 32 27 16 19 24 28 34
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          Tue 05/29/18 Wed 05/30/18 Thu 05/31/18 Fri 06/01/18
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 Temp       65      95      63      96      65     105      66     103
Temp          73 65 90 92 72 64 89 94 74 67 99102 81 67 99 97
DewPt         57 57 45 35 44 49 47 37 49 47 41 34 36 37 34 33
Max/Min RH         78      14      58      14      54       9      34       9
RH            58 74 21 14 36 58 23 14 42 48 14 10 20 32 11 10
PWind Dir          SE       S       S      SW       S      SW      SW      SW
Wind Char         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           10       5       5       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ016-262200-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
316 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018

Date             Sat 05/26/18            Sun 05/27/18            Mon 05/28/18
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 Temp                 99          62          97          61          96
Temp          66 59 81 95 98 97 81 72 65 64 81 94 97 94 81 74 65 62 79 89 96 93
DewPt         36 35 38 29 26 24 34 43 47 47 50 45 41 41 45 46 45 48 45 46 43 41
Min/Max RH                    7          56          15          60          16
RH            33 40 21 10  8  8 20 35 49 54 36 19 15 16 29 38 48 60 30 22 16 17
Wind Dir      SW  W SW  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  4  4  6 11 11  8  9  9  6  9 13 17 16 12  9  8  9 10 12 16 16
Clouds        CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW B1 SC SC B1 SC SC FW CL FW FW SC FW SC
Clouds(%)      1  1  1  8 12 13  7 10 18 52 44 38 55 49 47 19  3 14 20 26 18 33
PoP 12HR                      0           0          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                     IS IS
Tstms                                          IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     2     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     5     6     6     6     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1  1 16 17 14 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 12 17 16 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 16 16
Vent Rate     <1 <1  5160221182 <1 <1 <1 <1  9230357304 <1 <1 <1 <1 14216368400
T Wind Dir    SW SW  W SW SW  S  S SE SE  S SW  S SW  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
T Wind Spd     5  5  5 11 14 14  5  6  4  5 10 23 24 21  5  5  6  5 10 20 26 28
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Tue 05/29/18 Wed 05/30/18 Thu 05/31/18 Fri 06/01/18
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 Temp       62      94      61      96      63     104      64     102
Temp          74 62 89 91 72 62 90 93 71 66 98 99 76 66 97 97
DewPt         42 45 38 28 32 39 42 32 42 39 36 29 25 32 33 30
Max/Min RH         54      11      42      12      43       8      29       9
RH            32 54 17 11 23 42 19 12 35 37 12  9 15 28 11  9
PWind Dir           S      SW      SW       W       S       W      SW      SW
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW CL FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            5       0       0       0       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ008-262200-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
316 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018

Date             Sat 05/26/18            Sun 05/27/18            Mon 05/28/18
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 Temp                 99          69          97          71          95
Temp          68 63 78 94 99 95 83 77 72 69 80 93 97 91 82 78 74 71 81 91 95 90
DewPt         56 56 58 50 44 47 54 58 61 61 63 57 54 53 58 60 62 59 61 56 55 53
Min/Max RH                   15          77          23          69          26
RH            65 75 48 22 15 19 37 54 69 77 52 27 23 28 44 55 67 66 50 31 26 29
Wind Dir      SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       6  4  4  9 11 13 12 13 11  9  9 11 16 16 14 17 14 14 17 14 17 17
Clouds        CL FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      5  8  1  1  3  4  7  7 14 42 41 42 32 70 52 53 31 23 18 28 40 50
PoP 12HR                      0           0          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.03
Rain Shwrs                                                             IS IS SC
Tstms                                                                  IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1 12 17 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 13 17 10  1  1  1 <1  2  5  9  6
Vent Rate     <1 <1  2 93170172  6  6  5  5 10261321241 27 25 22  8 35 85231168
T Wind Dir    SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T Wind Spd     4  3  3  9 11 18 13 13 11 10 11 21 21 28 29 28 24 17 19 20 28 32
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          Tue 05/29/18 Wed 05/30/18 Thu 05/31/18 Fri 06/01/18
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 Temp       68      96      66      97      67     106      68     105
Temp          76 69 91 93 74 67 91 95 75 69 98104 80 70100101
DewPt         58 59 50 42 52 54 52 42 53 53 49 38 42 41 35 34
Max/Min RH         72      17      64      16      61      11      37       9
RH            55 71 25 17 45 61 26 16 46 56 19 11 26 34 11 10
PWind Dir          SE       S      SE      SE       S      SW      SW      SW
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           30       5       5      10       5       5       5       5
Rain Shwrs    SC SC
Tstms         SC SC

$$

TXZ008-262200-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
316 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018

Date             Sat 05/26/18            Sun 05/27/18            Mon 05/28/18
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 Temp                 99          69          97          70          95
Temp          68 66 80 95 99 96 83 77 73 69 80 92 97 90 82 76 73 70 80 91 95 89
DewPt         55 54 56 48 42 45 53 56 60 60 61 56 52 52 57 59 61 58 60 55 54 52
Min/Max RH                   15          73          22          69          25
RH            62 65 45 21 15 19 36 50 66 73 50 27 22 28 43 55 67 67 50 31 25 28
Wind Dir      SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       6  4  4  9 11 13 13 13 11  9  9 12 16 16 14 18 14 14 16 13 17 17
Clouds        CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B2 B1 B1 FW FW FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      4  5  1  2 10  6 12  8 16 47 46 45 40 71 51 52 25 22 18 29 39 48
PoP 12HR                      0           0          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.03
Rain Shwrs                                                             IS IS IS
Tstms                                                                  IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     5     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1  1 14 18 15 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 15 18 10  1  1  1 <1  2  6 11  7
Vent Rate     <1 <1  2112175194  6  7  5  4  9307373251 26 26 22  8 34 99263189
T Wind Dir    SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T Wind Spd     4  2  2  9 11 14 12 16 11  9 10 23 24 28 29 29 25 17 19 20 28 33
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          Tue 05/29/18 Wed 05/30/18 Thu 05/31/18 Fri 06/01/18
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 Temp       68      95      66      96      66     105      68     104
Temp          75 69 90 92 75 67 91 93 74 68 98103 80 70 99100
DewPt         58 59 48 40 49 53 51 42 53 52 47 37 40 39 34 34
Max/Min RH         72      16      61      17      60      11      35       9
RH            57 70 24 16 41 59 27 17 47 55 18 11 24 33 11 10
PWind Dir          SE       S       S      SE       S      SW      SW      SW
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           20       5       5      10       5       5       5       5
Rain Shwrs    IS IS
Tstms         IS IS

$$

TXZ006-262200-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
316 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018

Date             Sat 05/26/18            Sun 05/27/18            Mon 05/28/18
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 Temp                 99          63          96          64          96
Temp          63 57 78 93 98 95 80 72 66 63 77 92 96 91 79 74 68 64 79 91 96 91
DewPt         52 50 51 42 31 34 44 51 56 56 59 52 46 45 49 54 55 52 50 44 42 42
Min/Max RH                   10          86          19          67          16
RH            68 76 40 17 10 12 30 52 76 83 54 25 19 20 35 49 62 64 37 20 16 18
Wind Dir      SE NW SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  2  6 10 13 14 13 13 10  8  9 13 18 17 17 14 10 11 12 13 16 16
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC CL FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)      1  1  1  2  3 15  6 21 30 65 52 43 40 45 41 29  4  8  7 20 14 35
PoP 12HR                      0           0          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                     IS IS
Tstms                                          IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     2     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     5     6     6     6     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1  1 15 18 15 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 15 18 16 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 15 17 15
Vent Rate     <1 <1  6174298240 <1  6  4 <1  5359420352 <1 11  9 <1 12311380405
T Wind Dir    NE NE  S SW SW  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T Wind Spd     2  3  5 13 19 18  9 13  8  4  5 27 27 25 10 24 20  8 13 24 26 31
RFTI           0  0  0  0  1  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Tue 05/29/18 Wed 05/30/18 Thu 05/31/18 Fri 06/01/18
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 Temp       60      92      60      91      60      99      61     100
Temp          70 61 87 89 69 61 87 87 71 61 91 96 74 62 94 96
DewPt         47 54 45 35 41 50 52 43 50 49 45 34 31 33 31 30
Max/Min RH         78      15      67      21      67      11      36       9
RH            44 78 24 15 36 66 31 22 48 64 21 11 20 34 11 10
PWind Dir           S       S      SW       N       N      SW      SW      SW
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            5       5       5      10      10       5       5       5

$$

OKZ002-262200-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
316 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018

Date             Sat 05/26/18            Sun 05/27/18            Mon 05/28/18
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 Temp                 99          66          96          68          95
Temp          66 60 78 93 99 95 82 76 70 66 78 91 96 88 80 76 72 68 80 89 95 88
DewPt         60 58 59 53 47 48 53 58 61 61 63 59 55 54 58 60 61 59 60 54 51 53
Min/Max RH                   17          87          25          75          23
RH            80 91 50 24 17 20 37 57 77 87 59 32 25 31 47 58 70 72 52 31 23 31
Wind Dir       S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       4  4  8 13 13 13 12 11  8  8 11 13 16 16 14 17 13 13 17 14 17 17
Clouds        FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     21 17  2  2  2 13 22 10 32 65 53 39 30 59 48 48 36 17 13 26 30 54
PoP 12HR                      0           0          20          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.03        0.01        0.03
Rain Shwrs                                     IS IS IS IS             SC SC SC
Tstms                                          IS IS IS IS             SC SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     2     2     1     1     3
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     4     4     6     6     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  7 15  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3  8 14 <1 <1  1 <1  3  5 12  8
Vent Rate     <1 <1  3112209180  7  6  5  6 23 33183347 <1  5 18  8 48 81300229
T Wind Dir    SE  E SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T Wind Spd     4  2  5 18 16 23 14 13 11 13 13 14 25 27 16 10 20 18 21 20 28 33
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          Tue 05/29/18 Wed 05/30/18 Thu 05/31/18 Fri 06/01/18
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 Temp       64      92      62      91      64      99      64     102
Temp          71 64 88 89 72 63 87 88 73 65 92 97 77 66 98 96
DewPt         59 59 54 49 54 56 57 51 57 56 54 46 48 47 41 40
Max/Min RH         84      25      80      28      75      18      53      12
RH            65 83 31 26 54 77 36 28 58 72 28 18 36 50 14 14
PWind Dir           S       S       E      NE      NE       E       S      SW
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           30      10      10      20      20       5       5       5
Rain Shwrs    SC SC             IS IS IS IS
Tstms         SC SC             IS IS IS IS

$$

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)...........20ft Wind Direction
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20ft Wind Speed
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
       Snow Shwrs......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
LAL(CAT)............................Lightning Activity Level
Haines(CAT).........................Haines Index
Mix Hgt(Thousands of FT AGL)........Mixing Height
     Example: 6 = 6000 Feet; 12 = 12000 Feet; <1 = Less than 1000 Feet
Vent Rate(Thousands of KT-FT AGL)...Ventilation Rate
     Example: 12 = 12,000 Feet; 120 = 120,000 Feet; <1 = Less than than 100 Foot
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
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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