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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
345 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

TXZ012-262200-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
345 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

DATE             SUN 04/26/15            MON 04/27/15            TUE 04/28/15
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                 78          47          53          38          61
TEMP          55 50 62 73 78 74 60 54 50 47 50 52 53 51 44 41 39 38 48 57 61 58
DEWPT         32 33 36 38 39 39 43 46 45 43 43 42 42 41 39 36 36 36 36 35 34 32
MIN/MAX RH                   24          86          64          92          35
RH            41 52 38 28 25 28 53 74 83 86 77 69 66 68 82 82 89 92 63 43 36 37
WIND DIR      SW SW  S SE SE SE SE SE  E NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD      10  9  8  6 12 17 14 13 13 13 16 17 18 18 14 11 11 10 12 13 12 11
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW
CLOUDS(%)     29 40 45 49 57 64 70 75 80 84 86 88 90 91 91 91 80 68 59 51 38 25
POP 12HR                     40          60          70          40          20
QPF 12HR                   0.13        0.54        0.53        0.16        0.05
RAIN SHWRS             SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                  SC SC NM NM NM NM IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 2     4     5     5     5     4     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              5     5     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     4
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  9 13  6  2  1  2  2  3  3  4  4  2  1  2  2  4  6  6  6
VENT RATE     <1 <1  3162299114 33 20 30 33 68 68 98 91 34 13 26 24 56 72 60 44
T WIND DIR    SW SW  E  S  S SE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD     8  5  2 21 26 21 25 23 23 25 31 31 32 29 19 14 19 18 18 14 11  9
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          WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15
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       39      70      44      79      50      81      53      81
TEMP          44 39 64 67 50 44 72 76 57 50 75 78 59 53 76 78
DEWPT         35 34 35 32 37 36 38 35 38 38 40 38 43 43 42 40
MAX/MIN RH         82      25      73      21      63      22      69      24
RH            70 82 34 27 61 73 29 22 49 63 28 24 55 69 30 26
PWIND DIR          NW      NW       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       0       0       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ016-262200-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
345 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

DATE             SUN 04/26/15            MON 04/27/15            TUE 04/28/15
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                 76          45          53          36          60
TEMP          52 49 60 71 76 72 58 52 48 45 48 51 53 51 43 40 37 36 46 55 60 57
DEWPT         29 30 30 29 30 31 37 42 41 41 40 40 40 40 37 33 33 32 32 32 31 29
MIN/MAX RH                   19          85          61          85          32
RH            44 48 32 22 19 23 45 68 77 84 74 66 61 66 79 76 85 85 58 41 33 34
WIND DIR      SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SE  E  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE
WIND SPD       8  9 11 12 13 13 13 12 12 12 14 17 18 18 16 13 12 11 13 13 13 11
CLOUDS        SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     47 50 52 54 55 56 61 65 72 79 84 88 87 85 86 86 72 58 52 47 36 26
POP 12HR                     30          50          60          40          20
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.15        0.19        0.08        0.03
RAIN SHWRS             SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                  SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 2     4     4     4     5     4     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     4     4     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       <1 <1  3 16 17 14 <1  2  3  2  3  3  4  4  2  1  1  1  4  6  7  6
VENT RATE     <1 <1 27310347243  6 34 48 42 65 81112 88 30  9 13 13 63 84 70 42
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW  S  S  S  E  E NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD     9  6 10 23 24 20 13 19 21 24 29 31 32 28 17 10 14 14 20 16 11  8
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          WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15
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       37      71      44      80      50      82      51      80
TEMP          42 37 64 68 50 44 73 76 57 50 76 78 58 51 74 77
DEWPT         30 31 33 30 33 34 36 33 33 35 36 34 37 38 40 36
MAX/MIN RH         77      23      67      19      56      19      61      21
RH            62 77 31 24 52 67 26 21 40 56 24 20 45 61 29 23
PWIND DIR          SE      SW       S      SW       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       0       0       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ008-262200-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
345 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

DATE             SUN 04/26/15            MON 04/27/15            TUE 04/28/15
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                 76          48          51          42          63
TEMP          57 51 62 71 76 73 60 55 50 48 49 50 51 50 46 44 43 42 51 59 63 60
DEWPT         35 40 43 46 47 48 49 49 46 44 43 43 42 41 39 37 37 37 37 36 35 34
MIN/MAX RH                   35          87          69          84          35
RH            41 67 51 40 35 40 65 79 85 86 80 76 72 72 79 78 81 84 60 42 35 37
WIND DIR       S SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD       8  8 10 12 13 13 16 18 16 14 16 17 16 14 12  9  9  8 11 13 11  9
CLOUDS        SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)     36 49 52 55 69 82 82 82 87 91 92 93 93 93 92 91 78 65 55 45 35 25
POP 12HR                     50          70          80          50          20
QPF 12HR                   0.30        0.76        1.19        0.18        0.04
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS SC SC NM NM NM NM  O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS SC SC NM NM NM NM IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 3     5     5     5     5     4     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              5     5     3     2     2     2     2     2     3     5
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  2  3  5  4  1  2  2  3  2  4  3  2  2  2  1  4  6  7  6
VENT RATE     <1 <1 25 34 60 94 30 17 47 50 68 54 95 67 20 23 21  9 56 78 59 33
T WIND DIR    SE  E  E  E  E  E SE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD     2  5 18 19 23 21 10 18 26 28 31 31 31 25 14 17 16 10 16 14 10  6
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          WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15
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       41      71      45      80      52      81      55      82
TEMP          46 41 65 68 51 45 73 77 58 52 75 78 61 55 77 79
DEWPT         35 35 36 33 38 37 40 38 40 40 42 40 44 44 44 41
MAX/MIN RH         79      26      72      23      63      24      66      24
RH            65 79 33 27 59 72 30 25 51 63 30 26 53 66 31 26
PWIND DIR          NW       N       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       0       0       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ008-262200-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
345 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

DATE             SUN 04/26/15            MON 04/27/15            TUE 04/28/15
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                 77          47          51          41          62
TEMP          56 51 62 72 77 73 60 54 50 47 49 50 51 50 45 43 42 41 50 58 62 59
DEWPT         35 38 42 45 46 47 48 48 46 44 43 43 43 42 40 37 37 37 37 36 35 34
MIN/MAX RH                   33          90          71          86          36
RH            42 62 48 38 33 39 64 81 87 89 81 76 73 74 82 79 82 86 61 44 37 39
WIND DIR       S SE SE  E  E  E  E  E NE NE NE  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD       9  5  8 10 11 13 14 17 16 14 16 17 16 14 12  9  9  8 11 13 12 10
CLOUDS        SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)     35 49 52 55 68 80 81 81 86 91 92 92 93 93 92 91 78 66 56 45 35 25
POP 12HR                     50          70          70          40          20
QPF 12HR                   0.31        0.73        1.06        0.17        0.03
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS SC SC NM NM NM NM IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 3     4     5     5     5     4     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              5     5     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     5
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  2  3  7  2  1  2  2  3  2  4  3  2  2  2  1  4  6  7  6
VENT RATE     <1 <1 23 34 60127 34 18 47 52 70 56 98 69 19 22 21  9 56 72 65 39
T WIND DIR     S  E  E  E  E SE  E NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD     2  4 17 19 23 21 18 20 26 29 32 32 32 26 13 16 14 10 16 14 11  8
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          WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15
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       41      71      45      79      51      81      55      81
TEMP          46 41 65 68 51 45 72 76 57 51 75 78 61 55 76 78
DEWPT         35 35 36 34 38 37 40 38 40 40 41 40 44 44 45 42
MAX/MIN RH         78      26      73      24      65      24      66      26
RH            65 78 34 28 61 73 31 25 52 65 30 26 54 66 33 28
PWIND DIR          NW      NW       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       0       0       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ006-262200-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
345 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

DATE             SUN 04/26/15            MON 04/27/15            TUE 04/28/15
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                 73          44          48          36          62
TEMP          50 47 58 68 73 70 57 51 47 44 46 47 48 47 41 39 37 36 47 57 62 59
DEWPT         34 33 37 40 43 45 46 46 43 40 40 39 38 36 35 33 33 32 32 31 30 29
MIN/MAX RH                   34          89          65          84          30
RH            53 59 45 36 34 41 66 82 86 86 79 73 68 65 78 78 84 84 56 37 30 32
WIND DIR       W  S SE  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE
WIND SPD       8  4  8 10 13 16 17 18 18 18 20 21 19 17 13  8  9  9 11 13 11  9
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)     48 52 58 64 74 83 84 84 88 91 93 94 93 92 85 78 61 43 40 37 30 24
POP 12HR                     50          80          70          30          10
QPF 12HR                   0.64        0.79        1.13        0.13           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS SC SC NM NM  O  O NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            IS IS SC SC NM NM  O  O IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 3     5     5     5     5     4     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     5
MIX HGT       <1 <1  1  4  5  5  3  3  4  3  2  3  4  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  6  7  6
VENT RATE     <1 <1 19 56 96 94 64 50 88 80 58 93108150  2  2  5  4 64 78 59 33
T WIND DIR    SW NE  E SE  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD     3  4 14 14 20 23 28 19 28 36 33 35 31 28  3  3  5  9 18 14 10  6
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15
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       37      71      42      80      48      80      51      78
TEMP          43 37 64 68 49 42 73 76 55 48 74 76 58 51 73 75
DEWPT         32 31 33 31 33 34 38 34 35 36 39 35 39 41 42 38
MAX/MIN RH         79      24      73      20      63      21      70      25
RH            65 79 32 25 55 73 28 22 46 63 28 22 50 70 32 26
PWIND DIR           W      SW       S       S       S      SW       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           10       5       0       0       5       5      10       5

$$

OKZ002-262200-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
345 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

DATE             SUN 04/26/15            MON 04/27/15            TUE 04/28/15
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                 65          45          50          39          64
TEMP          53 50 56 62 65 63 54 50 47 45 47 49 50 49 44 42 40 39 50 59 64 61
DEWPT         48 45 46 46 47 49 48 48 45 41 41 40 39 38 38 37 36 35 35 35 34 33
MIN/MAX RH                   52          92          63          86          33
RH            67 84 69 56 52 60 80 92 92 86 78 71 66 66 79 82 85 85 57 41 33 35
WIND DIR       E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE
WIND SPD      10 12 12 12 13 13 17 19 18 17 17 17 16 13 10  5  6  8 10 12 10  8
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)     51 52 63 74 80 86 88 89 92 94 95 95 90 83 85 85 66 48 41 35 29 24
POP 12HR                     60          80          80          40          10
QPF 12HR                   0.10        1.03        1.36        0.14           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC NM NM  O  O  O  O  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            IS IS NM NM  O  O  O  O IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 4     5     5     5     5     4     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     4     3     2     2     2     2     2     4     5
MIX HGT        1  2  2  2  3  3  2  3  2  2  2  3  7  7 <1  1 <1 <1  4  6  7  6
VENT RATE     19 30 36 32 50 74 32 58 54 52 52 70168143  3  2  4 <1 52 61 51 23
T WIND DIR     E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E SW NW NW NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD    21 23 20 18 23 27 18 26 31 29 29 27 28 25  5  2  8  6 14 12  8  3
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          WED 04/29/15 THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15
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       39      72      43      80      49      81      52      79
TEMP          45 39 66 69 50 43 73 76 56 49 75 77 59 52 74 76
DEWPT         35 33 37 34 38 36 41 39 41 39 43 41 45 43 46 43
MAX/MIN RH         79      26      76      24      70      25      72      29
RH            68 79 34 27 64 76 31 26 58 70 32 28 61 71 37 31
PWIND DIR           W       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           10       5       0       0       5       5       5      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 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




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