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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
426 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

TXZ024-272215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
426 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

DATE             MON 04/27/15            TUE 04/28/15            WED 04/29/15
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                      54          42          63          42          72
TEMP             51 52 53 54 53 49 47 45 44 51 58 62 61 53 50 47 44 54 66 71 69
DEWPT            49 47 45 44 43 41 40 40 40 43 40 40 38 42 41 40 38 43 40 40 39
MIN/MAX RH                   68          85          42          76          31
RH               93 83 76 70 70 76 78 84 89 76 51 44 43 65 72 77 78 65 40 32 33
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  W NW  N NE  E
WIND SPD          9 12 14 18 19 17 13 13 13 13 13 12 12  4  3  5  5  5  6  4  8
CLOUDS           B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        83 86 90 93 97 95 93 90 89 85 54 41 28 15  8  7  4  6 25 15 13
POP 12HR                     70          60          30           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.31        0.09        0.02           0           0
RAIN SHWRS        L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  S  S
FLASH FLOOD       A  A  A  A
LAL                     5     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     2     2     3     4     4     4     4     5
MIX HGT              2500  2900  2800  2600  6000  7300  4600   200  6000  7400
T WIND DIR             NE    NE    NE     N    NE    NE     N     W     W    SW
T WIND SPD             19    29    26    21    20    13     4     6     3     3
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          THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15 SUN 05/03/15
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            47      77      52      83      57      84      60      86
TEMP          56 49 71 74 61 54 76 80 65 59 78 82 68 62 80 83
DEWPT         44 41 42 40 42 43 47 42 47 45 46 42 50 51 51 46
MAX/MIN RH
RH            65 73 35 29 51 65 36 26 52 59 32 25 53 67 37 28
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S      SW       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       5       5      10

$$

TXZ026-272215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
426 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

DATE             MON 04/27/15            TUE 04/28/15            WED 04/29/15
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                      58          46          64          43          74
TEMP             55 56 57 58 57 53 51 49 47 53 60 63 62 54 51 48 45 56 67 73 71
DEWPT            52 49 47 45 44 42 41 41 42 45 42 42 40 43 42 42 40 45 41 41 41
MIN/MAX RH                   71          82          43          79          30
RH               90 77 69 62 62 66 68 74 81 73 51 45 44 65 72 80 81 67 38 32 33
WIND DIR         NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD         11 13 14 18 20 17 13 13 13 13 13 13 12  4  4  6  6  5  6  6  6
CLOUDS           B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC SC SC FW FW CL FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        79 83 88 92 96 95 93 91 90 90 55 45 36 26  8  7  4  7 31 14 13
POP 12HR                     70          60          30           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.36        0.12        0.04           0           0
RAIN SHWRS        L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  S  S
FLASH FLOOD       A  A  A  A
LAL                     5     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     2     2     3     4     4     3     4     5
MIX HGT              4700  4100  2700  2500  6100  7200  4500   200  6000  7000
T WIND DIR             NE    NE    NE     N    NE    NE     N    NW    NW    SW
T WIND SPD             14    27    26    20    20    13     4     5     4     2
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          THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15 SUN 05/03/15
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            48      78      52      83      57      85      60      86
TEMP          57 50 72 75 61 54 76 80 66 59 79 82 68 62 80 84
DEWPT         44 43 43 43 45 45 49 47 50 48 50 48 52 52 55 52
MAX/MIN RH
RH            62 75 36 31 55 71 38 31 58 66 36 30 57 71 42 34
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       0       5      10

$$

TXZ043-272215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
426 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

DATE             MON 04/27/15            TUE 04/28/15            WED 04/29/15
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                      66          46          62          43          73
TEMP             56 60 63 65 64 56 52 49 47 53 58 61 60 53 50 48 45 55 67 72 70
DEWPT            54 51 48 48 47 45 43 42 41 43 42 43 41 44 42 42 40 45 42 42 41
MIN/MAX RH                   54          85          48          80          30
RH               93 72 58 54 54 66 71 77 79 71 56 52 50 70 73 81 80 68 41 34 34
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NW  W NW  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD          8  8 10 16 20 18 13 13 14 13 13 12 10  4  4  5  5  6  6  4  5
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        58 66 76 86 95 95 95 95 95 93 79 73 47 18 11  7  4  7 17 13 16
POP 12HR                     60          60          30           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.14        0.09        0.04           0           0
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  L  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  S  S
LAL                     3     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     3     3     3     2     4     4     3     4     5
MIX HGT              6200  7400  2400  2500  5500  6800  4400   300  6000  7000
T WIND DIR              N     N     N     N    NE    NE     N    NW     N    NW
T WIND SPD              9    18    27    23    21    14     4     4     4     2
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          THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15 SUN 05/03/15
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            48      78      53      84      58      85      60      86
TEMP          57 50 72 75 62 55 77 81 66 60 79 82 68 62 80 84
DEWPT         45 43 44 41 44 44 49 44 48 47 50 46 53 54 56 50
MAX/MIN RH
RH            64 75 38 29 52 66 37 27 51 63 36 29 59 76 43 31
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       0       5      10

$$

TXZ035-272215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
426 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

DATE             MON 04/27/15            TUE 04/28/15            WED 04/29/15
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                      55          37          62          39          73
TEMP             49 51 53 54 53 47 44 41 39 47 57 61 60 51 48 44 42 53 66 72 70
DEWPT            47 45 43 43 42 40 38 37 36 39 37 36 35 39 38 39 36 40 35 35 34
MIN/MAX RH                   56          79          39          76          25
RH               93 80 69 65 65 76 79 84 89 72 48 39 39 62 69 82 80 61 33 26 26
WIND DIR         NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NE  N NW NW NW  N  N NE
WIND SPD          8 12 14 20 21 20 16 16 17 18 16 13 13  4  4  5  6  6  5  4  6
CLOUDS           B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 B1 SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        73 78 84 89 94 93 92 91 90 88 67 57 31 13  8  7  4  6 18 12 12
POP 12HR                     60          40          20           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.02        0.02           0           0
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  L  L  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  S  S
LAL                     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     2     2     4     5     5     4     5     6
MIX HGT              3500  4200  2700  2600  6100  7900  4900   400  6200  7900
T WIND DIR              N     N    NE     N    NE    NE    NE    NW    NW     W
T WIND SPD             14    25    28    26    23    14     4     4     3     2
RFTI              0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15 SUN 05/03/15
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            46      78      52      84      56      85      58      87
TEMP          55 49 71 75 61 55 77 81 65 58 79 82 67 60 81 84
DEWPT         41 40 39 36 39 41 41 35 41 43 41 33 47 50 47 40
MAX/MIN RH
RH            59 72 31 24 44 60 28 19 41 57 25 17 49 70 31 21
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S      SW       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       5       5       5      10

$$

TXZ031-272215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
426 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

DATE             MON 04/27/15            TUE 04/28/15            WED 04/29/15
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                      59          45          65          43          74
TEMP             55 57 57 59 58 53 50 48 47 53 60 64 63 55 51 48 45 56 67 73 71
DEWPT            53 50 48 46 45 43 42 41 41 45 43 43 41 43 42 42 40 46 42 41 42
MIN/MAX RH                   69          82          44          81          30
RH               93 77 72 62 62 70 73 76 80 73 54 46 46 65 71 80 81 68 40 32 34
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  N  N NE
WIND SPD          9 11 13 17 20 17 13 13 13 12 13 12 11  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  6
CLOUDS           B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 B1 SC FW FW FW CL FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        75 80 86 91 96 96 95 95 95 92 64 53 36 25  8  7  4  7 29 14 13
POP 12HR                     70          60          30           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.26        0.12        0.05           0           0
RAIN SHWRS        L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  S  S
FLASH FLOOD       A  A  A  A
LAL                     5     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     2     2     3     4     4     3     4     5
MIX HGT              4900  4700  2600  2600  5600  7300  4400   200  5900  7000
T WIND DIR              N    NE     N     N    NE    NE     N     W    NW     W
T WIND SPD             11    24    26    21    21    14     4     5     4     2
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          THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15 SUN 05/03/15
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            47      78      52      84      59      85      60      87
TEMP          56 49 71 75 61 55 77 81 67 61 79 82 68 62 81 85
DEWPT         44 43 44 43 45 45 49 47 49 47 49 48 52 53 56 52
MAX/MIN RH
RH            64 76 37 31 56 70 38 30 54 61 35 30 56 72 42 34
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       0       5      10

$$

TXZ029-272215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
426 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

DATE             MON 04/27/15            TUE 04/28/15            WED 04/29/15
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                      52          37          61          38          71
TEMP             49 50 50 52 51 45 43 41 39 47 56 60 59 50 47 43 41 52 64 70 68
DEWPT            47 45 44 43 42 40 38 38 38 40 37 36 36 39 38 38 35 40 36 36 36
MIN/MAX RH                   65          80          40          77          26
RH               93 83 78 71 71 82 84 90 98 78 50 40 42 65 73 82 82 65 35 29 30
WIND DIR         NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N NE NW NW NW NW  N  N NE
WIND SPD          8 12 16 19 21 18 13 13 14 14 14 12 12  4  3  4  4  6  4  3  5
CLOUDS           B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        84 87 90 93 95 93 91 89 87 80 56 48 28 11  8  7  4  5 17 12 13
POP 12HR                     70          50          20           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.20        0.04        0.02           0           0
RAIN SHWRS        L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS             S  S  S  S
LAL                     5     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     2     3     4     5     5     4     5     6
MIX HGT              4000  3100  2800  2600  5800  7500  4600   300  6200  8100
T WIND DIR              N    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NW     W     W
T WIND SPD             19    32    28    25    21    14     4     4     4     3
RFTI              0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          THU 04/30/15 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15 SUN 05/03/15
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            44      77      50      83      55      84      56      85
TEMP          53 47 70 74 59 53 76 80 64 57 78 81 65 58 79 82
DEWPT         41 39 39 37 39 40 42 37 41 42 41 36 46 49 46 41
MAX/MIN RH
RH            63 75 33 26 47 64 30 21 42 57 27 20 50 70 32 23
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S      SW       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       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 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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