Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41
000
FOUS54 KAMA 062110
PFWAMA

FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
410 PM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

TXZ012-071000-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
410 PM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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 TEMP                 59          81          53          81          55
TEMP             78 68 64 61 59 69 77 81 77 65 59 55 53 65 75 81 78 66 61 57 55
DEWPT            44 46 48 51 53 53 53 55 57 55 53 47 45 45 47 43 45 54 47 54 52
MAX/MIN RH                   80          41          80          26          93
RH               30 45 56 70 80 57 43 41 50 70 80 74 74 48 37 26 31 65 60 90 90
WIND DIR         SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW SW SW  S SE SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD         19 17 12 12 11 12 13 16 18 17 14 11  9  8  6  8 10  8  6  8  8
CLOUDS           SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        39 44 49 52 54 54 54 52 51 44 37 19 21 21 19 24 26 31 31 40 38
POP 12HR                     10          40          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.13        0.02        0.02        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                        IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     3     4     3     3     3     3     3     3
HAINES 6HR              3     4     4     3     4     4     4     3     4     4
MIX HGT           8 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 11  9  2 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 11 14 13  1  1  1  1
VENT RATE       240 <1 <1 <1 <1 34198180 44  8  5 <1 <1  9158162113 11 13 10  9
T WIND DIR       SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S SW SW  W SW SW  S NE  E  E  E
T WIND SPD       34  9  9 10  9 19 20 23 25 18 11  8  6 10 17 13 10 12 14 11 10
RFTI              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


DATE           05/09 SUN 05/10/15 MON 05/11/15 TUE 05/12/15 WED 05/13/15
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 TEMP       78      48      74      44      69      47      72      51      74
TEMP          73 74 55 48 69 70 50 44 64 66 52 47 67 69 55 51 69 71
DEWPT         50 38 32 33 35 33 37 35 36 38 42 41 44 44 49 48 52 48
MIN/MAX RH         27      56      23      70      31      79      37      89      49
RH            44 27 41 56 28 25 61 70 35 35 69 79 43 40 79 89 54 43
PWIND DIR           S      SW       W       N      NE       E      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           40      10       5      10       5       5      10      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC                                     IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC                                     IS IS SC SC

$$

TXZ016-071000-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
410 PM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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 TEMP                 50          80          51          81          51
TEMP             75 62 56 52 50 63 74 80 76 63 57 53 51 64 75 81 77 64 58 53 51
DEWPT            41 41 41 42 43 42 41 35 29 33 36 36 34 39 36 35 31 37 34 45 42
MAX/MIN RH                   77          17          54          17          74
RH               29 46 57 69 77 46 30 20 18 32 45 52 52 39 24 19 19 37 40 73 71
WIND DIR         SW SW  S SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         19 16 10  9  6  9 10 12 16 13 11  6  3  6  8 11 14  9  3  5  6
CLOUDS           SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        30 33 36 44 51 44 36 25 15 15 15 16 18 20  9 17 17 18 12 36 32
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   IS
TSTMS                                                                        IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     4     3     4     4     4     4     3     4     4
MIX HGT           8 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 13 14 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 13 11 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE       208 <1 <1 <1 <1  9247294219 <1 <1 <1 <1 20204175132 <1 <1 <1  3
T WIND DIR       SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW  S SE NE  E  E
T WIND SPD       29  8 10  6  6  6 21 24 21  8 10  8  8 11 19 16 13  4  4  8  6
RFTI              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


DATE           05/09 SUN 05/10/15 MON 05/11/15 TUE 05/12/15 WED 05/13/15
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 TEMP       79      46      74      42      71      46      72      50      74
TEMP          73 75 53 46 68 70 49 42 65 68 51 46 67 69 55 50 69 71
DEWPT         35 23 26 29 30 28 34 32 34 36 39 39 44 45 48 45 51 46
MIN/MAX RH         14      51      19      67      27      78      38      85      45
RH            25 14 35 51 24 21 56 67 31 31 64 78 44 42 77 83 52 40
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       W       N      NE      SE      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20       5       5       5       5       5      10      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS                                     IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS                                     IS IS SC SC

$$

TXZ008-071000-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
410 PM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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 TEMP                 56          84          56          81          57
TEMP             80 67 62 58 56 68 78 84 80 68 62 58 56 67 76 81 78 67 62 59 57
DEWPT            45 47 49 51 53 54 55 57 58 58 58 53 49 50 49 49 48 53 51 54 54
MAX/MIN RH                   89          40          87          33          92
RH               28 48 62 77 89 61 45 40 47 71 87 85 78 55 39 33 35 61 69 86 92
WIND DIR         SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SE SE  S
WIND SPD         19 16 12 10  9 11 13 16 17 13 10  8  6  4  2  3  3  4  5  5  6
CLOUDS           SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        37 39 41 47 53 53 53 53 54 43 33 24 24 26 22 21 36 37 34 45 37
POP 12HR                     10          40          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.12        0.05        0.05        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                        IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     3     4     3     3     3     3     3     3
HAINES 6HR              4     4     4     3     4     5     5     3     3     4
MIX HGT           9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 10  4  1  1 <1 <1  1  7  8  3  2  2  1  1
VENT RATE       281 <1 <1 <1 <1 28182177 92 18 16 <1 <1  9 81 41 38 23 24  8  9
T WIND DIR       SW  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SW  W  W  S NE NE  E  E  E
T WIND SPD       37 10  9 10  6 18 19 20 26 20 18  6  8 10 13  4 14 17 18  9  9
RFTI              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


DATE           05/09 SUN 05/10/15 MON 05/11/15 TUE 05/12/15 WED 05/13/15
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 TEMP       77      51      74      45      71      48      74      54      76
TEMP          73 74 57 51 69 70 51 45 66 68 53 48 69 71 58 54 72 73
DEWPT         53 43 34 35 36 36 36 34 35 38 41 41 44 44 48 48 52 49
MIN/MAX RH         33      54      25      65      30      77      34      81      46
RH            49 33 42 54 29 29 56 65 33 34 64 77 41 37 70 81 50 42
PWIND DIR           S      SW       W       N       N       E      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           40      20       5      10       5       5       5      10      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS                                     SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS                                     SC SC

$$

TXZ008-071000-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
410 PM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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 TEMP                 55          83          55          81          56
TEMP             79 66 61 57 55 67 77 83 79 67 61 57 55 66 76 81 78 67 61 58 56
DEWPT            44 46 48 50 51 52 53 55 57 57 57 52 47 49 48 47 47 53 50 54 53
MAX/MIN RH                   87          38          88          30          92
RH               29 48 62 77 87 60 43 38 47 71 88 82 75 54 37 30 34 61 67 89 92
WIND DIR         SW  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         19 16 11 10  9 11 13 14 17 13 10  8  6  4  1  3  4  4  3  5  6
CLOUDS           SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        37 38 39 46 52 52 52 53 53 43 32 22 23 29 22 21 27 35 34 44 36
POP 12HR                     10          40          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.13        0.04        0.04        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                        IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     3     4     3     3     3     3     3     3
HAINES 6HR              4     4     4     3     4     5     5     3     4     4
MIX HGT           9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 11  4  1  1 <1 <1  1  8 10  3  2  2  1  1
VENT RATE       272 <1 <1 <1 <1 23228195 84 17 16 <1 <1  8 98 80 39 23 24  8  9
T WIND DIR       SW  S  S  S SW  S SW  S  S SE  S SW SW  W SW  S NE NE  E  E  E
T WIND SPD       36 10  8  9  6 17 21 20 27 19 18  8  8  9 14  9 14 17 18  9 10
RFTI              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


DATE           05/09 SUN 05/10/15 MON 05/11/15 TUE 05/12/15 WED 05/13/15
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 TEMP       77      51      74      45      70      48      73      53      75
TEMP          73 74 57 51 69 70 51 45 65 67 53 48 68 70 57 53 71 73
DEWPT         52 42 34 35 36 36 36 36 35 39 41 41 44 45 48 48 53 50
MIN/MAX RH         32      54      26      70      30      77      37      83      49
RH            48 32 42 54 30 30 56 70 33 35 65 77 42 40 71 83 54 45
PWIND DIR           S      SW       W       N       N       E      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           40      20       5      10       5       5       5      10      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS                                     SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS                                     SC SC

$$

TXZ006-071000-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
410 PM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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 TEMP                 49          81          49          80          49
TEMP             78 63 56 52 49 63 75 81 77 63 56 51 49 62 74 80 76 62 56 51 49
DEWPT            39 40 41 42 42 41 39 37 33 41 47 41 40 45 41 39 38 46 41 46 43
MAX/MIN RH                   77          19          73          23          83
RH               25 43 56 69 77 44 28 20 20 44 73 68 70 54 30 23 25 56 57 83 79
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  N  E SE  S SE SE SE  S
WIND SPD         23 17 10  8  6  9 12 13 16 12  9 10 10  8  3  6  9  6  6  5  4
CLOUDS           SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        28 29 29 28 26 32 38 28 18 20 22 17 18 23 17 16 22 23 32 44 36
POP 12HR                      5          20          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS                         IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                              IS IS                         IS IS IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     2     1     1     1     1     3     3
HAINES 6HR              3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT           9 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 15 15 13 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3  8  5  2  2  1  1
VENT RATE       288  6 <1 <1 <1 18348345260 <1 <1 <1 <1 32 27 83 36 24 21  8  7
T WIND DIR       SW  S SW SW SW  W SW SW SW SE  S SW  W  N  N SW  E  E  E NE  E
T WIND SPD       36 12 11  6  6  8 27 26 23  8  8  8  8 18 10 10  9 18 16  9  8
RFTI              2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           05/09 SUN 05/10/15 MON 05/11/15 TUE 05/12/15 WED 05/13/15
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 TEMP       75      44      70      41      68      45      73      50      76
TEMP          70 71 51 44 65 66 47 41 63 65 50 45 67 70 55 50 71 73
DEWPT         42 31 30 31 32 32 33 32 32 34 38 38 43 42 45 45 49 44
MIN/MAX RH         23      60      24      70      27      76      33      84      39
RH            36 23 44 60 29 28 58 70 31 31 63 76 41 36 70 84 46 35
PWIND DIR           S      SW      NW       N      NE       E       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           30      10       5       5       5       5      10      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC                                     IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC                                     IS IS SC SC

$$

OKZ002-071000-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
410 PM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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 TEMP                 52          83          53          78          53
TEMP             79 65 59 54 52 65 77 83 79 66 60 55 53 64 73 78 75 64 58 55 53
DEWPT            45 46 46 47 47 49 50 53 55 56 56 54 51 52 48 46 48 51 49 51 50
MAX/MIN RH                   83          35          96          33          90
RH               30 49 62 77 83 55 39 35 43 70 87 95 92 65 41 33 39 63 72 86 89
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW SW SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD         21 18 13 10  6  9 11 14 18 14 10  8  6  5  3  3  4  3  2  3  5
CLOUDS           SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        31 29 27 34 41 42 43 48 54 43 33 28 29 41 33 37 34 32 38 50 36
POP 12HR                      5          30          30          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.09        0.09        0.05        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                              SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     2     4     4     3     3     3     4     4
HAINES 6HR              3     3     4     4     4     5     5     4     3     4
MIX HGT           9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 11 16  5  1 <1 <1 <1  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  1
VENT RATE       315 <1 <1 <1 <1 12231357122 27  8  8 <1 35 35 28 30 15 20 11  7
T WIND DIR       SW  S SW  S SW  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N NE NE  E NE NE
T WIND SPD       40 16 13  8  5  8 25 26 31 21 18 18  6 16 14 12 12 11 14  8  8
RFTI              1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           05/09 SUN 05/10/15 MON 05/11/15 TUE 05/12/15 WED 05/13/15
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 TEMP       74      47      71      42      67      45      73      50      77
TEMP          70 71 53 47 66 67 48 42 62 64 50 45 67 70 55 50 72 74
DEWPT         52 45 39 37 37 36 35 33 35 38 40 39 43 44 47 47 52 49
MIN/MAX RH         40      68      28      70      33      79      35      89      46
RH            53 40 59 68 35 32 60 70 36 38 69 79 41 39 75 89 50 41
PWIND DIR          SE      SW      NW       N       N       E      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           50      30       5      10       5       5       5      10      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC                                     IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC                                     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)...........20 FT. WIND DIRECTION
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. 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
       SNOWSHWRS......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 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
AVE CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.