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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
325 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

TXZ012-181000-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
325 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 TEMP                 42          74          44          67          41
TEMP          70 71 56 50 45 42 55 68 74 71 57 51 47 44 54 63 67 64 52 47 43 41
DEWPT         20 20 24 28 24 27 26 23 24 26 31 34 35 35 35 27 25 25 25 24 26 28
MAX/MIN RH                   55          15          70          20          59
RH            15 14 29 42 43 55 32 18 15 18 37 52 63 70 48 25 20 23 35 40 51 59
WIND DIR      SW SW  S SW SW  S  S SW SW  W  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD      18 13  6  4  4  8 12 17 16 13  9  6 10 13 21 24 17 16 13 11  6  2
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS(%)     22 15 19 11 22 28 28 28 38 47 48 48 46 44 44 44 36 27 44 60 52 43
POP 12HR                     10          10          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS
TSTMS                                    IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     3     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     4     3     3     3     3     2     2     2     3
MIX HGT       10 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  4 12 15 13  5 <1 <1 <1  3  7  8  7 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    160220 <1 <1 <1 <1 39288377286 50  2 <1 <1 78168173112 <1  4  3 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S SW  W SW SW SW SW  W  N NW  W  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N
T WIND SPD    18 23  6  4  5  5 12 27 29 25 12  3  6  9 29 27 26 18  6  9  5  4
RFTI           1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  2  3  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO EL CL 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 TEMP       66      42      64      46      74      48      78      48      72
TEMP          61 63 48 42 60 62 50 46 69 71 54 48 72 75 55 48 67 69
DEWPT         29 34 38 38 42 39 44 44 43 37 39 39 37 28 36 38 37 33
MIN/MAX RH         24      86      41      93      28      71      18      68      25
RH            30 34 68 86 51 43 80 93 39 29 57 71 28 18 49 68 33 26
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 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      30      20      20      20      20      10      20      20
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ016-181000-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
325 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 TEMP                 39          72          41          67          40
TEMP          67 68 53 47 42 39 53 66 72 69 55 49 44 41 52 62 67 64 52 47 43 40
DEWPT         12 12 16 17 18 27 24 28 26 29 38 39 40 35 36 31 30 29 26 22 25 28
MAX/MIN RH                   62          18          86          25          62
RH            12 11 23 29 38 62 32 24 18 22 53 68 86 79 54 31 25 26 36 36 49 62
WIND DIR      SW SW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E
WIND SPD      19 18  5  4  4  9 13 18 18 14  4  9  9 11 20 21 14 11 11 10  6  3
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     10  9 10  8 19 19 28 37 44 50 48 46 46 46 42 37 37 37 47 57 50 42
POP 12HR                      0          10          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS
TSTMS                                    IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     3     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     4     3     3     3     3     2     2     2     3
MIX HGT       12 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  8 13 15 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  7  8  7 <1 <1  2 <1
VENT RATE    242264 <1 <1 <1 <1135363405252  2  2 <1 <1 88156144 63 <1  8 14  2
T WIND DIR    SW SW  W  W  W  W  W SW  W  W  W NE  W NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD    24 25  6  6  5  5 20 33 31 24  4  3  4  9 28 27 20 10  5 16 10  4
RFTI           3  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO
RED FLAG       W  W


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 TEMP       69      42      65      44      73      46      76      46      72
TEMP          63 66 49 42 61 63 49 44 67 70 52 46 70 73 53 46 67 69
DEWPT         32 32 39 39 41 36 41 41 38 33 35 37 33 24 32 36 38 35
MIN/MAX RH         24      89      36      89      25      71      16      68      27
RH            31 28 70 89 48 36 74 89 34 25 52 71 25 16 45 68 34 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 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR            5      20      20      20      20      20       5      10      20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS             IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS             IS IS

$$

TXZ008-181000-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
325 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 TEMP                 43          76          46          68          44
TEMP          70 73 58 51 46 43 57 70 76 73 59 53 49 46 55 64 68 65 54 50 46 44
DEWPT         43 28 39 39 36 35 31 28 27 29 37 40 40 39 37 27 24 25 25 24 26 27
MAX/MIN RH                   75          16          75          19          51
RH            37 19 50 63 69 75 37 21 16 20 44 62 70 75 50 24 19 21 31 35 44 51
WIND DIR      SW  S  S SW SW  S SW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  W  S  W NW
WIND SPD      17 12  6  5  4  4  9 13 14 13  8  4  9 13 18 25 18 11  9  6  4  3
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     30 30 33 40 33 30 29 27 39 50 48 46 46 46 47 47 37 26 43 59 57 54
POP 12HR                     10          10          20           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS
TSTMS                                    IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     3     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     4     4     4     4     4     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       10 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 12 16 14  2 <1 <1 <1  3  7  9  8 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    173207  6  5 <1 <1  8249388336 18  3 <1 <1 84169204153 <1  2 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S SE  S SW  W SW SW SW SW  W NW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW
T WIND SPD    18 20 12 10  6  5  9 24 28 27 10  5  6 10 32 29 27 23  6  3  5  4
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL 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 TEMP       67      44      66      48      76      51      79      51      72
TEMP          63 64 50 44 62 64 52 48 71 73 57 51 74 76 58 51 68 69
DEWPT         27 33 38 39 42 39 44 45 48 37 41 40 38 32 39 39 37 34
MIN/MAX RH         22      82      37      89      27      66      19      63      25
RH            25 31 64 82 47 39 73 89 44 27 55 66 27 20 50 63 32 26
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S       S       S       S      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      30      20      20      20      20      10      20      20
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-181000-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
325 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 TEMP                 43          74          45          68          44
TEMP          71 72 57 51 46 43 56 68 74 71 58 52 48 45 55 64 68 65 54 50 46 44
DEWPT         35 24 36 36 31 32 27 26 26 28 36 40 39 38 37 27 24 23 23 23 26 28
MAX/MIN RH                   65          17          75          19          53
RH            27 16 46 56 56 65 32 20 17 20 44 63 71 75 51 24 19 20 30 35 45 53
WIND DIR      SW SW  S SW SW  S SW SW SW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  W  S  W  N
WIND SPD      17 13  6  5  4  3  9 13 14 12  9  5 10 13 18 24 18 12  9  4  4  2
CLOUDS        FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     23 21 19 36 27 30 29 28 39 50 48 46 46 46 47 47 37 27 44 60 57 54
POP 12HR                     10          10          20           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS
TSTMS                                    IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     3     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     4     3     4     4     3     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       11 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 12 15 15  2 <1 <1 <1  3  7  9  8 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    179224  4  3 <1 <1  8264375348 14  2 <1 <1 84169204143  3  2 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S SE  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  W NW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW
T WIND SPD    19 20  9  5  5  5  9 25 28 27  8  4  6 10 32 29 27 21  6  3  5  4
RFTI           1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL 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 TEMP       66      44      66      48      76      51      78      50      71
TEMP          62 63 49 44 62 64 52 48 71 73 57 51 73 75 57 50 67 68
DEWPT         28 34 38 38 42 38 44 45 47 37 40 40 37 32 39 39 37 34
MIN/MAX RH         24      81      38      89      28      66      20      66      27
RH            27 34 65 81 49 39 75 89 42 28 53 66 27 21 50 66 33 28
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S       S       S      SW      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      30      20      20      20      20      10      20      20
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ006-181000-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
325 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 TEMP                 36          71          42          65          38
TEMP          67 67 51 45 39 36 50 64 71 68 55 49 45 42 52 61 65 62 50 45 41 38
DEWPT         14  8 15 15 18 30 32 27 25 27 34 37 37 35 32 25 21 22 22 22 24 26
MAX/MIN RH                   79          18          76          18          62
RH            12 10 23 30 42 79 50 24 18 21 44 62 72 76 46 25 18 21 33 40 51 62
WIND DIR      SW SW SW  W  W SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD      21 20  8  6  5  6 14 16 14 11  6  8 13 14 25 25 13 13 11  6  4  1
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS(%)     10 11 16 10 26 27 36 44 48 51 48 45 50 55 49 43 41 39 51 63 56 48
POP 12HR                      5          10          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS
TSTMS                                    IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     3     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              5     4     3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       11 13 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 11 15  3 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  7  8  7 <1  2 <1 <1
VENT RATE    231260 <1 <1 <1 <1  6240360 61  3 <1 <1  7132210184112  3 16  3  2
T WIND DIR    SW  S SW  W  W  W SW SW SW NW NW NW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NW
T WIND SPD    25 23  5  5  5  5  3 25 26 25  6  4  6 16 37 34 26 18  6 12  5  3
RFTI           5  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  3  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY CH CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO
RED FLAG       W  W


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 TEMP       65      40      65      43      74      44      75      44      70
TEMP          60 62 46 40 60 62 48 43 68 71 51 44 69 71 51 44 65 67
DEWPT         27 32 37 36 38 36 40 40 42 34 36 35 31 28 33 35 34 29
MIN/MAX RH         23      85      35      89      25      70      18      70      23
RH            28 32 71 85 44 38 73 89 39 26 55 70 24 20 49 70 32 24
PWIND DIR          SE       E       S       S      SW      SW      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC FW FW SC
POP 12HR            5      30      20      20      20      20      10      20      20
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS

$$

OKZ002-181000-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
325 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 TEMP                 38          71          44          65          39
TEMP          72 72 55 47 42 38 52 65 71 68 56 51 47 44 53 61 65 62 50 45 41 39
DEWPT         34 24 39 36 33 38 39 35 32 30 38 39 39 38 37 29 23 22 24 25 26 27
MAX/MIN RH                   99          23          80          20          63
RH            25 16 54 65 69 99 61 33 24 24 51 64 74 80 54 30 20 21 36 45 55 63
WIND DIR       S  S  S SW SW SW  S SW SW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD      18 13  8  5  4  4 13 17 16 11  4  5 13 20 24 23 24 13 11  6  5  4
CLOUDS        SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     29 25 38 39 36 30 33 35 45 55 50 45 50 55 51 46 40 34 47 59 60 61
POP 12HR                     10          10          20           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS                         IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS                         IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     3     3     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     4     4     3     3     3     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       12 13  2 <1 <1 <1  1 12 16 15 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  6  9  7 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    264238 42  4 <1 <1  5226326287 15 <1 <1 11116186230175 <1 <1  3  3
T WIND DIR     S  S SE  S SW  W  W SW SW SW NW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD    25 21 24  8  6  5  5 20 24 21 19  6  8 25 37 35 31 28  5  6  5  5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  3  2  3  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL EL CL 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 TEMP       65      41      66      45      75      47      75      46      70
TEMP          60 62 47 41 61 64 50 45 69 72 54 47 70 72 53 46 65 67
DEWPT         26 31 38 38 40 38 42 42 48 41 45 42 40 37 38 39 38 37
MIN/MAX RH         22      89      37      89      32      82      26      76      30
RH            28 31 71 89 45 38 73 89 47 33 71 82 34 28 57 76 37 33
PWIND DIR          NW      SE       S       S       S       S      SW       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B2 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
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS 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




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