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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Lubbock TX
350 AM CDT Mon May 21 2018

TXZ024-212300-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
350 AM CDT Mon May 21 2018

Date             Mon 05/21/18            Tue 05/22/18            Wed 05/23/18
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                      81          61          80          64          86
Temp          59 59 68 75 80 77 68 64 62 61 71 78 80 76 69 68 66 65 75 83 86 82
Dewpt         57 55 58 59 59 59 58 59 59 59 65 64 62 62 62 62 62 62 62 63 63 63
Min/Max RH                   47          94          55          93          46
RH            92 87 71 58 49 53 71 85 88 93 81 63 55 62 79 83 87 92 65 52 46 53
Wind Dir       W NE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       4  1  6  8  9 11  8  5  4  4  9 10 11  9  5  5  6  4  6 10 11 12
Clouds        B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
Clouds(%)     67 76 72 67 59 51 59 67 72 77 77 77 76 74 71 69 62 55 57 60 53 46
PoP 12hr                     10          20          30          20          20
QPF 12hr                      0        0.06        0.06        0.12           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Obvis         PF PF
LAL                     1     1     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
Haines                  3     5     5     5     5     3     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              5400  7300  3900   200  5700  7000  3300   300  9900 10800
T Wind Dir              S     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S    SW     S
T Wind Spd              6    12    10     3    16    20     6     5    14    16
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Thu 05/24/18  Fri 05/25/18  Sat 05/26/18  Sun 05/27/18
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          65    89      65    95      66    95      66    93
Temp          70 65 85 84   70 66 90 89   72 66 90 89   71 67 88 88
Dewpt         62 61 60 57   59 60 57 55   56 57 55 51   56 57 54 50
Max/Min RH       87    35      83    27      74    23      73    24
RH            78 86 43 40   68 81 34 31   58 73 31 28   58 71 31 28
PWind Dir         S     S       S    SW       S     N      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr         20    20       5    20      10    20      20    10

$$

TXZ026-212300-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
350 AM CDT Mon May 21 2018

Date             Mon 05/21/18            Tue 05/22/18            Wed 05/23/18
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                      83          64          84          67          88
Temp          63 61 71 78 82 81 72 69 66 65 74 81 84 81 74 71 69 67 77 84 88 85
Dewpt         60 58 60 60 59 59 60 61 62 62 65 65 62 63 63 63 63 64 65 66 64 62
Min/Max RH                   44          93          48          90          45
RH            89 90 69 54 46 47 67 76 87 90 72 58 48 54 69 76 81 89 66 55 45 46
Wind Dir      SE  E SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       3  3  5  6  8  9  8  8  5  4 10 10 10 10  8 10  8  6  8 10 10 11
Clouds        SC B2 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
Clouds(%)     46 72 67 63 56 50 55 60 66 73 72 72 75 79 77 75 66 57 56 55 52 49
PoP 12hr                     10          20          30          30          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0        0.12           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S
Obvis         PF PF
LAL                     1     1     2     2     3     3     3     3     3     3
Haines                  3     5     5     5     5     5     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              4100  4800  2700   100  5800  6600   500   300  8100  9200
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE     S     S    SE    SE     S     S
T Wind Spd              6    10     8     3    16    16    11     9    13    17
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Thu 05/24/18  Fri 05/25/18  Sat 05/26/18  Sun 05/27/18
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          66    90      67    95      67    96      67    94
Temp          72 67 86 86   73 68 90 91   75 67 92 91   74 67 90 90
Dewpt         62 63 65 60   61 62 63 57   59 60 59 53   59 60 57 53
Max/Min RH       90    40      84    30      78    25      78    26
RH            72 88 50 41   65 82 41 32   58 77 33 28   59 77 33 28
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S      SW     N      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC FW   FW SC FW FW
PoP 12hr         20    20      20    20      10    20      20    10

$$

TXZ043-212300-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
350 AM CDT Mon May 21 2018

Date             Mon 05/21/18            Tue 05/22/18            Wed 05/23/18
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                      84          65          86          67          89
Temp          66 64 72 78 84 84 75 70 67 65 74 82 86 84 77 73 71 67 78 86 89 88
Dewpt         62 60 63 63 63 62 61 62 63 62 65 65 62 61 62 63 63 63 64 64 63 61
Min/Max RH                   47          91          43          87          39
RH            87 86 74 59 50 47 62 76 87 91 73 57 45 46 60 72 77 87 63 48 43 41
Wind Dir      NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE
Wind Spd       4  3  5  5  5  8  9  5  4  3 10  9 10  9 10  8  6  4  5  9  9  9
Clouds        B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     76 89 77 64 58 52 54 55 66 77 71 66 64 63 64 66 61 56 55 53 50 46
PoP 12hr                     10          20          30          20          20
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02        0.04           0           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Obvis         PF PF
LAL                     1     1     2     2     3     3     3     3     2     2
Haines                  4     5     5     5     5     3     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              4500  5900  3600   200  6200  7800  4900   400  7200  8800
T Wind Dir              E    SE    SE    SE     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              5     8     8     3    13    13     9     9    14    14
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Thu 05/24/18  Fri 05/25/18  Sat 05/26/18  Sun 05/27/18
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          67    91      68    95      67    96      68    94
Temp          73 67 86 88   74 68 90 93   75 68 91 90   75 68 90 91
Dewpt         61 61 61 56   59 60 60 55   56 58 58 54   58 59 57 53
Max/Min RH       81    32      77    27      73    26      73    26
RH            66 80 42 34   60 76 37 28   52 72 33 29   56 73 33 28
PWind Dir         S     S       S     S       S     N       S    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr         20    10      10     5      10    20      20    10

$$

TXZ035-212300-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
350 AM CDT Mon May 21 2018

Date             Mon 05/21/18            Tue 05/22/18            Wed 05/23/18
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                      80          63          80          63          86
Temp          61 60 68 75 80 79 72 68 64 63 70 76 80 78 71 69 66 63 73 81 86 83
Dewpt         59 57 58 60 58 57 59 61 61 61 61 61 59 59 60 61 60 60 61 62 60 58
Min/Max RH                   45          93          49          90          42
RH            93 90 70 60 47 47 65 77 90 93 74 59 50 51 68 76 82 89 66 53 42 43
Wind Dir      SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       4  4  8  9 11 12 11 10  6  6 10 10 13 12 10  9  8  8  9 12 13 13
Clouds        OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     90 94 82 69 62 56 64 72 79 85 85 84 75 67 63 60 59 57 50 43 48 54
PoP 12hr                     10          40          30          20          20
QPF 12hr                      0        0.16        0.28        0.01           0
Rain SHWRS                    C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Obvis         PF PF
LAL                     1     2     4     4     3     3     3     3     3     3
Haines                  3     4     5     5     3     2     2     2     3     3
Mix Hgt              3000  6300  3500   700  4400  6300  3800   400  8600 10000
T Wind Dir             SE     S    SE    SE     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              8    12    11    10     9    19    10     8    14    14
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Thu 05/24/18  Fri 05/25/18  Sat 05/26/18  Sun 05/27/18
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          65    89      65    94      65    94      65    92
Temp          71 65 84 86   72 65 90 91   74 65 90 90   73 65 87 88
Dewpt         60 61 59 53   58 59 56 48   53 55 53 48   54 56 51 47
Max/Min RH       87    30      81    22      70    22      73    21
RH            67 87 43 32   61 80 32 23   48 70 28 24   51 72 29 24
PWind Dir         S     S       S    SW       S    NW       E    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   SC FW FW SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr         20    10      10     5      10    20      20    10

$$

TXZ031-212300-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
350 AM CDT Mon May 21 2018

Date             Mon 05/21/18            Tue 05/22/18            Wed 05/23/18
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                      84          64          86          66          90
Temp          63 61 73 80 84 83 72 70 67 65 77 84 86 82 74 72 69 67 79 87 90 86
Dewpt         60 58 60 60 60 59 59 60 62 62 65 64 62 63 62 63 63 63 64 64 63 61
Min/Max RH                   43          93          46          90          41
RH            87 89 65 52 45 45 65 72 83 92 68 52 46 53 66 75 81 88 61 48 42 43
Wind Dir       S  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       3  2  4  5  6  9  8  8  5  4  9  9 10  9  8 10  9  5  6 10 11 11
Clouds        SC B2 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
Clouds(%)     48 71 67 62 56 50 55 60 67 74 73 71 71 71 71 71 62 54 54 56 52 49
PoP 12hr                     10          20          30          30          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.01        0.06           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S
Obvis         PF PF
LAL                     1     1     2     2     3     3     3     3     3     3
Haines                  3     5     5     5     5     4     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              4300  5400  2900   200  5800  7700  4100   400  8300  9400
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE     S     S    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              5    10     8     4    16    17    10     8    14    17
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Thu 05/24/18  Fri 05/25/18  Sat 05/26/18  Sun 05/27/18
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          66    91      67    97      67    97      68    95
Temp          73 67 87 88   74 68 93 93   76 68 92 92   75 68 90 91
Dewpt         61 62 62 59   60 60 60 55   57 59 57 52   58 59 55 52
Max/Min RH       86    35      78    26      74    23      74    24
RH            67 84 43 38   61 76 33 29   53 73 31 26   55 74 30 27
PWind Dir         S     S       S    SW      SW     N      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr         20    20      10    10      10    20      20    10

$$

TXZ029-212300-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
350 AM CDT Mon May 21 2018

Date             Mon 05/21/18            Tue 05/22/18            Wed 05/23/18
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                      77          60          78          61          85
Temp          59 60 68 73 76 74 66 64 62 60 70 76 78 76 69 66 64 61 73 81 85 82
Dewpt         57 54 58 58 58 57 58 58 58 58 62 62 60 60 60 60 59 60 61 63 62 59
Min/Max RH                   50          93          54          97          44
RH            93 80 71 59 54 55 75 82 87 93 75 62 54 58 74 80 83 96 66 55 46 46
Wind Dir      SE  E SE  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       4  3  6  8  9 11  9  8  4  5  9  9 12 10  8  8  5  4  6 10 11 12
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     86 85 77 68 62 55 63 71 77 84 84 84 77 70 65 59 58 57 51 46 48 51
PoP 12hr                     10          40          30          20          20
QPF 12hr                      0        0.15        0.18        0.05           0
Rain SHWRS                    C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Obvis         PF PF
LAL                     1     2     4     4     3     3     3     3     3     3
Haines                  3     4     5     5     4     2     2     2     3     3
Mix Hgt              4400  7200  4100   500  4200  8100  3700   300  9700 10800
T Wind Dir              S     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S    SW     S
T Wind Spd              9    13    12     9    11    24     9     8    16    13
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date          Thu 05/24/18  Fri 05/25/18  Sat 05/26/18  Sun 05/27/18
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          62    87      63    93      63    93      63    90
Temp          69 63 83 85   71 64 89 90   71 64 89 89   71 64 85 86
Dewpt         59 59 58 53   58 58 55 49   53 55 53 49   54 55 51 48
Max/Min RH       90    32      84    23      75    23      75    24
RH            70 88 43 34   64 81 32 25   53 74 29 25   56 74 31 27
PWind Dir         S     S       S    SW       S     N       E    NE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW SC   SC SC FW SC   SC SC FW FW
PoP 12hr         20    10      10    20      10    20      20    10

$$

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 Index..........................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 of Measurable 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(feet 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).....................Pasquil 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
Dwpt................................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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