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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
323 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

TXZ024-181015-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
323 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

DATE           04/17/15      SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15            MON
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                      49          77          49          70          43
TEMP          72 69 63 55 51 49 58 71 76 74 63 57 53 51 58 65 69 67 57 52 48 45
DEWPT         58 53 52 51 47 41 33 27 26 28 33 36 37 37 39 40 38 36 36 36 35 34
MAX/MIN RH                   88          16          59          31          65
RH            59 58 68 85 85 73 39 19 16 18 31 44 53 58 49 39 32 32 45 54 60 65
WIND DIR      SE  E  E SE  S  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N NE  N NW
WIND SPD      13 12 10 12  9  5  4 10 13 12  5  6  9 13 17 19 17 13  6  5  6  4
CLOUDS        B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     53 47 46 45 31 16  9  7  6 21 28 32 19 22 16 34 32 30 37 43 46 49
POP 12HR                     10           0           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT              4800  1200 12200 14600  8800   300  8500  8900  4600   200
T WIND DIR              S    SW     W    SW     W     W    NW    NW     N    NW
T WIND SPD             19     6    11    23     9     8    21    20     8     5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/20 TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15 FRI 04/24/15
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            69      46      71      50      77      54      80      54      75
TEMP          63 67 54 48 66 69 57 52 71 75 62 56 74 77 62 56 70 73
DEWPT         33 35 39 41 45 46 51 48 49 43 44 44 42 36 43 44 40 39
MIN/MAX RH
RH            32 30 58 77 47 44 80 89 46 32 52 65 32 23 49 63 33 29
PWIND DIR           E      SE      SE       S       S      SW      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      30      20      20      20      30      20      20      20

$$

TXZ026-181015-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
323 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

DATE           04/17/15      SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15            MON
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                      55          79          51          73          45
TEMP          68 65 62 58 56 55 63 74 78 76 65 59 55 53 60 68 72 70 59 54 50 47
DEWPT         54 56 56 55 54 52 48 42 38 34 36 38 40 41 41 41 40 38 39 39 38 36
MAX/MIN RH                   94          21          63          30          65
RH            61 73 81 90 94 91 57 32 24 22 34 45 56 63 49 37 30 31 46 56 63 65
WIND DIR      SE  E  E  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW
WIND SPD       9 10  8  5  4  4  4  6 13 11 12  5  5 10 17 19 18 14  8  6  6  6
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW CL FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS(%)     61 61 60 59 51 44 35  7  3 11 13 36 26 19  9 37 34 30 32 34 44 52
POP 12HR                     20           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S
LAL                     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     6     6     6     6     5     4     5     5
MIX HGT              4300   600 10000 14900  8000   200  9500 10000  5000   200
T WIND DIR              S     S    SW    SW    SW    NW    NW    NW     N     N
T WIND SPD             13     3     6    18     9     5    20    21     9     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           04/20 TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15 FRI 04/24/15
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            71      48      72      52      79      56      82      55      78
TEMP          65 69 55 50 67 70 59 54 73 77 64 58 76 79 63 57 73 75
DEWPT         34 35 40 43 44 48 51 51 53 47 51 49 51 40 44 45 41 41
MIN/MAX RH
RH            31 28 57 77 43 45 74 90 49 35 64 71 42 25 51 64 31 29
PWIND DIR          NE      SE      SE      SE       S       S      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      30      20      20      20      30      20      20      20

$$

TXZ043-181015-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
323 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

DATE           04/17/15      SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15            MON
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                      54          80          52          75          47
TEMP          76 73 67 60 56 54 62 74 79 77 66 60 56 54 62 70 74 72 61 56 51 49
DEWPT         60 58 57 56 55 51 42 34 30 29 32 35 37 39 40 40 40 40 42 43 41 39
MAX/MIN RH                   95          16          58          29          68
RH            57 60 71 87 95 88 48 23 17 17 28 39 50 58 45 34 29 31 48 61 68 68
WIND DIR       E SE SE  S  S SW SW  W SW SW  S SW  W  W NW NW NW  N  N NE NE NE
WIND SPD      11 13 10  8  5  4  5  8 11 10  8  6  6  8 12 13 13 12  8  5  9  4
CLOUDS        B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     53 53 50 48 43 38 35 13  8 10 11 22 21 15 13 24 30 36 39 41 46 50
POP 12HR                     20           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S
LAL                     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     6     6     6     6     6     5     5     5     4
MIX HGT              4500   400  9400 14300  7900   200  8900 10300  5400   400
T WIND DIR             SE     S    SW    SW    SW     W    NW    NW     N    NE
T WIND SPD             16     8    12    20     9     6    14    17     8    11
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           04/20 TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15 FRI 04/24/15
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            72      49      72      53      80      58      83      57      80
TEMP          67 70 56 51 67 70 60 55 74 78 65 60 77 80 65 59 75 77
DEWPT         37 38 42 44 48 49 52 52 55 48 53 51 48 43 46 45 45 45
MIN/MAX RH
RH            33 31 59 76 50 47 75 90 51 35 66 71 36 27 50 61 34 32
PWIND DIR           E      SE      SE       S       S      SW      SW       W       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10      20      20      20      30      20      20      20

$$

TXZ035-181015-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
323 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

DATE           04/17/15      SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15            MON
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          76          47          71          43
TEMP          78 75 66 54 48 45 54 69 75 73 62 56 51 49 57 65 70 68 58 52 48 45
DEWPT         17 21 27 33 33 30 26 23 22 22 28 33 35 36 36 36 35 35 37 38 37 36
MAX/MIN RH                   56          13          61          27          70
RH            10 13 23 46 56 55 34 17 14 15 27 42 54 61 45 34 27 29 45 59 65 70
WIND DIR      SW SW  S SE SW  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N NE  E NE  E
WIND SPD      13 12  4  6  5  5  6 12 17 16 11  6  9 11 17 18 14 13  8  8 10  6
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS(%)     15 15 16 17 13  8  6  8 11 23 23 27 14 17 23 29 35 39 47 55 52 48
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     5     6     5     5
MIX HGT              5900   200 11600 13700  8700   700  7200  8700  4500   800
T WIND DIR              S     W     W    SW     W     W    NW     N    NE    NE
T WIND SPD              5     4    10    24    12     9    19    18     6    12
RFTI           3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/20 TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15 FRI 04/24/15
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            71      46      71      50      77      53      81      52      78
TEMP          65 68 54 48 66 69 57 52 71 75 61 55 75 78 61 54 72 75
DEWPT         35 36 41 42 46 44 50 49 47 37 40 46 36 29 39 43 38 36
MIN/MAX RH
RH            33 31 62 81 48 40 77 89 42 25 46 71 25 17 43 66 30 24
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE       S       S      SW      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      20      20      20      20      20      10      10      20

$$

TXZ031-181015-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
323 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

DATE           04/17/15      SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15            MON
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                      55          80          51          74          45
TEMP          73 70 65 60 57 55 62 74 79 77 66 60 55 53 61 69 73 71 60 54 50 47
DEWPT         56 56 56 56 55 52 46 40 36 33 36 38 40 41 41 41 41 40 40 40 39 38
MAX/MIN RH                   92          20          64          30          70
RH            56 62 74 88 92 88 55 28 21 20 33 43 56 64 48 36 31 32 47 59 66 70
WIND DIR      SE  E  E  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N NE  N NW
WIND SPD      10 11  9  9  5  4  4  6 13 12 10  5  5 10 16 17 17 13  6  5  5  5
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW CL FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS(%)     60 58 57 55 44 34 28  8  4 10 13 31 25 19 10 35 33 31 33 35 45 54
POP 12HR                     20           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S
LAL                     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     6     6     6     6     6     5     4     4     5
MIX HGT              5100   400 11000 15300  7800   300  9300  9800  5200   200
T WIND DIR              S     S     W    SW    SW     W    NW    NW     N     N
T WIND SPD             18     5     9    19     9     5    19    20     8     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           04/20 TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15 FRI 04/24/15
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            71      48      73      52      80      56      83      55      79
TEMP          65 69 56 50 68 71 60 54 74 78 64 58 77 80 63 57 74 76
DEWPT         36 36 40 43 46 49 51 52 54 48 51 50 50 42 45 46 42 43
MIN/MAX RH
RH            34 30 56 77 46 46 72 92 50 35 63 74 39 26 53 67 32 31
PWIND DIR          NE      SE      SE       S       S      SW      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      20      20      20      20      30      20      20      20

$$

TXZ029-181015-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
323 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

DATE           04/17/15      SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15            MON
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          73          45          68          41
TEMP          77 74 65 53 47 44 53 68 72 70 59 53 49 47 55 63 67 65 55 50 46 43
DEWPT         16 18 26 35 33 30 27 25 25 26 31 34 36 36 37 37 36 34 34 35 35 34
MAX/MIN RH                   60          17          65          30          69
RH            10 12 23 50 60 57 37 20 17 19 34 48 60 65 51 38 32 31 45 56 65 69
WIND DIR       S SW  S  S SW  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W  N  N  N  N  N NE  E NE  E
WIND SPD      13 13  4 10  6  4  6 11 16 13 10  6  8 11 18 18 14 13  8  6  6  5
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     20 16 18 19 14  9  3  8  6 27 36 29 17 24 22 27 31 34 43 51 50 49
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT              5900   200 11400 13500  8400   900  7300  7800  4300   300
T WIND DIR              S     W     W    SW     W     W     N     N    NE    NE
T WIND SPD              6     5    12    25    12     9    21    19     6     6
RFTI           4  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/20 TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15 FRI 04/24/15
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            68      44      69      48      76      50      78      50      74
TEMP          62 66 52 46 64 67 56 50 70 73 59 52 72 75 58 52 68 71
DEWPT         34 35 39 40 44 43 48 47 45 38 40 42 37 30 38 41 37 36
MIN/MAX RH
RH            35 32 61 80 48 42 75 89 41 28 49 69 28 19 47 67 32 28
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE       S      SW      SW      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      20      20      20      20      20      10      20      20

$$

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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