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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Lubbock TX
315 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

TXZ024-201030-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
315 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

Date           04/19/18      Fri 04/20/18            Sat 04/21/18            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      44          61          49          56          41
Temp          70 68 56 50 47 44 49 58 61 61 53 52 51 49 49 52 56 54 47 45 43 42
Dewpt         26 26 28 31 32 33 34 36 40 44 46 47 47 46 46 47 45 44 43 42 40 39
Max/Min RH                   65          44          90          65          93
RH            20 21 34 47 55 65 55 44 48 53 76 84 85 89 88 81 68 68 84 89 91 90
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE  N NW
Wind Spd      12 13 11  8  9 12 16 19 19 18 14 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 10  6  6  8
Clouds        FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC
Clouds(%)     16 19 27 35 51 67 78 88 90 92 96100100100 96 93 89 86 78 70 56 42
PoP 12hr                      5          40          70          70          10
QPF 12hr                      0        0.08        0.35        0.20           0
Rain SHWRS                          C  C  L  L  D  D  L  L  L  L
TSTMS                               C  C  L  L  D  D  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     2     4     5     5     5     4     1     1
Haines                  5     3     3     4     4     6     5     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              3500   500  2900  3100  1800   900  1600  2400  2500  2200
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE     E     E     E     N     N     N
T Wind Spd             13    10    25    21    13    13    11    16    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           04/22  Mon 04/23/18  Tue 04/24/18  Wed 04/25/18  Thu 04/26/18
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          66      44    73      49    74      48    70      50    79
Temp          58 65   49 44 65 71   54 49 71 72   54 48 63 68   54 50 73 75
Dewpt         41 40   40 40 45 45   45 44 49 44   40 39 38 39   39 44 46 42
Min/Max RH       38      86    37      83    37      71    32      78    28
RH            52 40   72 85 50 39   70 83 45 38   59 70 40 35   57 78 38 31
PWind Dir         N       E    SE      SE    NE      NE     E       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5    20      20    10      10    10

$$

TXZ026-201030-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
315 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

Date           04/19/18      Fri 04/20/18            Sat 04/21/18            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      44          64          51          55          42
Temp          70 68 56 51 47 44 54 63 64 62 57 55 53 51 52 54 55 54 49 47 45 42
Dewpt         28 28 30 33 35 36 38 39 40 42 44 46 47 48 48 48 47 45 44 43 42 41
Max/Min RH                   73          40          89          70          96
RH            21 22 37 51 63 73 54 41 41 48 62 72 80 89 85 81 75 72 83 86 89 96
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd       8 12 11  9  9 11 14 19 19 17 16 14 13 12 11 11 12 13 11  8  8  9
Clouds        FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC
Clouds(%)     14 18 23 28 42 56 69 82 88 93 97100100100100100 95 90 82 74 58 43
PoP 12hr                      0          50          80          70          20
QPF 12hr                      0        0.08        0.48        0.32        0.02
Rain SHWRS                          C  C  L  L  D  D  L  L  L  L  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                               C  C  L  L  D  D  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     2     4     5     5     5     4     1     1
Haines                  5     4     3     2     4     4     4     3     2     3
Mix Hgt              3400   200  3200  3500   500   900  1500  2300  2000  2000
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE     E     E     E    NE    NE     N
T Wind Spd             11     8    23    20    12    14    14    16    16    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           04/22  Mon 04/23/18  Tue 04/24/18  Wed 04/25/18  Thu 04/26/18
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          67      45    73      51    75      49    70      51    80
Temp          61 66   51 45 66 71   57 51 72 72   55 49 64 68   56 51 73 77
Dewpt         42 40   42 42 46 45   47 46 50 45   42 41 39 39   40 45 47 43
Min/Max RH       37      89    37      83    37      74    32      80    27
RH            50 39   72 89 49 39   68 82 46 38   61 74 40 35   55 80 40 30
PWind Dir         N      NE     E      SE    NE      NE     E      SE     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5    20      20    10      10    10

$$

TXZ043-201030-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
315 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

Date           04/19/18      Fri 04/20/18            Sat 04/21/18            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      46          68          55          68          44
Temp          72 69 58 53 49 46 55 62 67 68 62 60 58 55 60 67 66 61 53 50 46 44
Dewpt         26 28 30 31 32 33 35 37 39 42 46 50 51 51 49 47 46 45 44 43 41 40
Max/Min RH                   60          36          86          47          86
RH            19 21 35 43 52 60 47 40 36 39 57 69 80 86 67 48 48 57 72 78 81 85
Wind Dir       E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd      11 13 10  8  8 10 13 17 18 17 14 12 11 11  9  8 12 16 13 10  9  8
Clouds        FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     21 23 35 46 54 62 74 85 87 89 94100100100 83 67 66 65 55 46 45 46
PoP 12hr                      5          30          80          50          10
QPF 12hr                      0        0.01        0.36        0.16           0
Rain SHWRS                          C  C  L  L  D  D  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                               C  C  L  L  D  D  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     3     5     5     4     4     1     1
Haines                  5     3     3     3     5     5     5     2     3     3
Mix Hgt              3300   200  2700  4500  3300  2000  6300  8700  2500  2300
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE     S    SE    SE     S     N     N     N
T Wind Spd             11     6    20    24    19    13    12    12    21    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           04/22  Mon 04/23/18  Tue 04/24/18  Wed 04/25/18  Thu 04/26/18
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          69      46    76      52    79      52    74      54    83
Temp          61 67   53 47 68 74   58 53 74 75   59 52 68 72   60 54 75 80
Dewpt         40 37   41 41 43 42   45 45 48 46   44 42 40 40   42 47 45 42
Min/Max RH       31      83    31      77    32      70    29      75    24
RH            45 33   62 81 41 33   62 75 40 35   57 69 36 31   52 75 34 26
PWind Dir         N      NE     E      SE    SE      NE     E      SE     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5    20      20    10      10    10

$$

TXZ035-201030-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
315 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

Date           04/19/18      Fri 04/20/18            Sat 04/21/18            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      47          64          51          66          42
Temp          70 67 58 53 50 47 50 59 63 64 58 56 52 51 57 65 66 61 51 46 44 42
Dewpt         23 24 27 29 29 30 32 36 40 44 47 49 49 47 44 41 41 41 41 41 39 38
Max/Min RH                   51          42          89          40          87
RH            18 19 31 40 44 51 49 42 43 48 68 79 88 85 61 42 40 47 69 83 84 84
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE NE  N  N  N NE NE  N  N
Wind Spd      17 20 18 14 14 17 20 23 25 24 20 14 12 10 10 12 13 14 13 11  9  8
Clouds        FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     24 29 43 57 69 81 81 81 85 88 90 93 89 85 70 55 56 57 50 42 39 37
PoP 12hr                      5          30          70          30           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.04        0.14        0.06           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                         S  S  C  C  L  L  L  L  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     2     3     5     5     3     3     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     2     4     4     4     4     3     2
Mix Hgt              3900   900  2600  3500  2400   900  7200  7900  2600  2400
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE     S    SE     S     W     N     N    NE
T Wind Spd             23    20    27    27    13    11    11    18    20    16
RFTI           1  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0


Date           04/22  Mon 04/23/18  Tue 04/24/18  Wed 04/25/18  Thu 04/26/18
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          68      45    75      51    76      47    70      50    80
Temp          60 67   52 45 67 73   57 51 72 72   54 47 64 68   54 50 73 77
Dewpt         39 37   40 38 42 41   43 44 47 43   40 40 39 40   42 44 43 36
Min/Max RH       32      76    29      77    33      76    32      80    22
RH            46 33   64 76 40 31   59 76 40 36   59 76 40 35   63 79 34 23
PWind Dir        NE       E    SE       S    NE      NE     E       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW FW SC FW   FW SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5    20      20    10      10    10

$$

TXZ031-201030-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
315 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

Date           04/19/18      Fri 04/20/18            Sat 04/21/18            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      45          66          52          56          43
Temp          73 70 59 53 49 45 56 64 66 65 58 56 53 52 54 55 56 55 49 47 45 43
Dewpt         26 27 30 33 34 34 35 37 39 42 45 47 48 49 49 48 47 46 45 43 41 40
Max/Min RH                   65          37          89          69          90
RH            19 20 34 46 56 65 45 37 37 43 62 71 82 89 85 78 73 71 86 87 87 88
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd       9 12 10  8  9 11 14 18 18 17 14 13 12 12 11 10 12 13 11  8  8  8
Clouds        FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC
Clouds(%)     15 17 24 30 43 55 68 81 86 92 96100100100 98 97 91 84 77 70 58 46
PoP 12hr                      0          50          80          70          20
QPF 12hr                      0        0.05        0.52        0.29        0.02
Rain SHWRS                          C  C  L  L  D  D  L  L  L  L  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                               C  C  L  L  D  D  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     2     4     5     5     5     4     1     1
Haines                  5     3     3     3     5     5     4     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              3600   300  3200  3700   600   900  1600  2500  2300  1900
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE     E     E     E    NE    NE     N
T Wind Spd             11     9    24    20    12    13    13    16    17    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           04/22  Mon 04/23/18  Tue 04/24/18  Wed 04/25/18  Thu 04/26/18
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          68      45    74      51    77      49    71      52    82
Temp          61 67   51 45 66 73   57 51 73 73   56 49 65 69   57 52 75 79
Dewpt         41 38   42 41 46 44   47 46 49 46   42 41 39 39   41 45 46 43
Min/Max RH       33      87    34      82    35      74    31      78    27
RH            48 35   71 86 47 36   68 81 44 38   60 74 38 33   55 78 37 29
PWind Dir         N      NE     E      SE    NE      NE     E       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5    20      20    10      10    10

$$

TXZ029-201030-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
315 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

Date           04/19/18      Fri 04/20/18            Sat 04/21/18            Sun
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      44          62          47          60          40
Temp          67 64 54 49 46 44 49 55 61 61 52 50 48 47 53 60 60 58 47 44 42 41
Dewpt         25 25 26 28 29 30 32 36 41 45 47 47 47 46 45 44 43 42 41 40 39 38
Max/Min RH                   57          46          98          51          92
RH            19 22 34 44 51 57 52 49 48 56 83 91 95 96 73 56 54 54 79 84 89 91
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  N  N NE NE NE  N  N
Wind Spd      13 17 14 12 13 14 18 20 21 20 17 13 11 10 10 11 12 13 11  9  8  6
Clouds        FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     18 20 36 53 67 82 85 88 89 90 93 95 93 90 83 76 73 71 65 59 50 41
PoP 12hr                      5          30          70          40           5
QPF 12hr                      0        0.06        0.18        0.11           0
Rain SHWRS                    S  S  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                         S  S  C  C  L  L  L  L  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     2     3     5     5     4     4     1     1
Haines                  4     3     3     2     5     5     4     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              3600  1000  2300  2900  2100   800  3700  3300  2300  2500
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE     S    SE    SE     E     N    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             21    21    28    26    18    13     6    18    18    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           04/22  Mon 04/23/18  Tue 04/24/18  Wed 04/25/18  Thu 04/26/18
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Max/Min          66      43    73      48    73      45    69      47    78
Temp          59 64   50 43 66 71   54 48 69 69   52 45 64 67   52 48 72 74
Dewpt         39 39   40 39 43 42   43 43 46 42   38 38 38 38   41 43 43 39
Min/Max RH       37      86    33      83    36      76    32      86    26
RH            47 39   69 85 43 35   65 82 43 38   60 76 38 35   66 83 35 28
PWind Dir         N       E    SE       S    NE      NE     E       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr          0       0     0       5    20      20    10      10    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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