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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
201 PM CDT MON APR 27 2015

TXZ024-281015-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
201 PM CDT MON APR 27 2015

DATE           04/27/15      TUE 04/28/15            WED 04/29/15            THU
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          63          42          72          48
TEMP          52 52 50 48 47 45 52 59 62 61 53 50 47 44 54 66 71 70 61 56 53 50
DEWPT         45 44 42 39 40 40 43 40 39 38 43 42 41 38 43 41 41 39 44 43 44 41
MAX/MIN RH                   82          41          81          32          71
RH            79 76 76 71 76 82 72 50 43 42 69 74 80 79 66 40 33 32 53 63 71 70
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  W NW  N  N  E SE  S SW SW
WIND SPD      18 19 17 13 13 13 13 14 13 11  4  3  6  5  6  5  4  6  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS        OV OV B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     95 94 87 95 95 87 81 54 34 23 12 11  6 12  7 20 17 14  6  8  7 13
POP 12HR                     60          20           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.14           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     C  L  L  L  L  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     4     4     4     4     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT              3000  2800  7300  8300  4800   200  7300  7900  4700   200
T WIND DIR              N     N    NE    NE    NW     W     N     N     S     S
T WIND SPD             28    28    26    21     6     8    13     6     6     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           04/30 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15 SUN 05/03/15 MON 05/04/15
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            79      51      83      57      84      59      84      61      84
TEMP          72 76 60 54 76 80 65 59 78 81 67 61 78 82 68 63 79 82
DEWPT         44 43 48 44 47 43 48 46 49 43 49 51 52 48 55 54 57 51
MIN/MAX RH
RH            37 31 64 70 36 28 54 62 36 26 53 69 40 30 63 74 46 34
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5      10       5      20      10      20

$$

TXZ026-281015-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
201 PM CDT MON APR 27 2015

DATE           04/27/15      TUE 04/28/15            WED 04/29/15            THU
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                      46          65          44          74          49
TEMP          56 56 53 51 49 47 54 61 64 62 55 52 49 46 56 68 73 71 62 57 54 51
DEWPT         48 46 44 41 41 42 45 42 41 40 44 42 42 40 45 42 41 40 45 45 44 43
MAX/MIN RH                   83          43          80          31          72
RH            74 69 71 68 74 83 72 49 43 44 65 71 78 80 67 39 32 32 54 63 69 72
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  N  N NE  E  S SW SW
WIND SPD      17 20 17 13 13 13 13 14 13 12  4  4  6  6  6  6  8  6  5  5  4  4
CLOUDS        OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     94 93 88 96 96 95 85 56 37 32 18 13  7 12  7 23 22 13  7  8  6 12
POP 12HR                     50          30           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     3     4     4     4     5     5     4     4
MIX HGT              2700  3400  5900  8200  4800   100  7900  8200  5100   100
T WIND DIR             NE     N    NE     N     N     W     N     N    SE    SW
T WIND SPD             26    26    28    24     6     5    13     8     5     4
RFTI           0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/30 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15 SUN 05/03/15 MON 05/04/15
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            78      52      83      57      85      59      85      62      85
TEMP          72 75 61 54 76 80 66 59 79 82 67 61 79 83 69 64 80 83
DEWPT         46 46 48 46 49 48 51 48 50 48 50 52 56 53 58 57 59 56
MIN/MAX RH
RH            39 36 63 75 39 33 59 67 36 31 54 72 45 36 68 78 49 41
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       0       5      10      10      20

$$

TXZ043-281015-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
201 PM CDT MON APR 27 2015

DATE           04/27/15      TUE 04/28/15            WED 04/29/15            THU
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                      46          62          43          73          50
TEMP          64 64 56 52 49 47 53 58 61 60 53 50 48 45 55 67 72 71 62 58 55 52
DEWPT         48 48 48 43 43 41 43 42 42 41 45 42 42 40 45 42 43 40 45 44 44 42
MAX/MIN RH                   80          48          82          33          70
RH            56 56 73 71 80 79 69 55 49 50 74 74 82 81 69 41 35 33 54 60 68 70
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  W NW  N  N NE  E SE SW SW
WIND SPD      14 17 14 16 16 16 14 14 13 10  4  3  5  5  8  8  5  6  5  4  4  4
CLOUDS        B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     74 88 89 98 98 96 94 81 67 44 15 16  8 12  4 15  8 16  7  8  6 13
POP 12HR                     60          30           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.03           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     C  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     3     4     4     4     4     5     5     5
MIX HGT              3600  3000  6400  7200  4100   100  7000  8400  5300   200
T WIND DIR              N     N     N    NE     E     W     N     N    SE    SW
T WIND SPD             24    26    31    28     5     8    12    10     5     4
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           04/30 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15 SUN 05/03/15 MON 05/04/15
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            79      53      84      58      85      60      85      64      84
TEMP          73 76 62 55 77 81 66 60 79 82 68 62 80 83 71 66 80 82
DEWPT         45 43 47 45 47 45 48 48 51 47 51 53 57 51 58 60 61 56
MIN/MAX RH
RH            37 31 58 68 35 28 52 64 38 29 55 74 46 33 64 82 53 41
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <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 SC SC B1
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       5      20      10      20

$$

TXZ035-281015-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
201 PM CDT MON APR 27 2015

DATE           04/27/15      TUE 04/28/15            WED 04/29/15            THU
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                      42          61          40          73          47
TEMP          53 53 49 47 45 43 50 57 60 60 52 48 45 43 54 66 72 70 61 56 52 50
DEWPT         42 42 41 37 37 36 39 37 36 35 40 38 39 36 40 36 35 36 39 40 41 40
MAX/MIN RH                   76          38          79          26          69
RH            65 65 73 68 72 76 66 47 41 38 63 68 79 77 60 33 26 29 45 55 67 68
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NW NW NW NW  N  N NE  E SE  S  S
WIND SPD      19 21 20 17 17 17 17 16 13 13  5  4  6  6  8  5  4  6  8  8  5  6
CLOUDS        OV OV B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     92 91 85 92 92 87 73 58 49 28  9 10  6 11  5 18  9 20  8  8 10 10
POP 12HR                     40          20           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.06           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     L  C  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     4     5     5     4     5     6     6     5
MIX HGT              3200  2900  6400  8800  5200   200  6900  9100  5700   200
T WIND DIR              N     N     N    NE     N    NW    NW    NW    SE     S
T WIND SPD             28    28    28    23     6     5    10     8     8     8
RFTI           0  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/30 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15 SUN 05/03/15 MON 05/04/15
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            80      51      84      55      85      57      86      59      85
TEMP          73 77 61 54 77 81 64 57 78 82 66 59 80 83 68 61 79 83
DEWPT         38 36 41 39 40 35 41 43 42 35 45 49 47 40 50 55 52 43
MIN/MAX RH
RH            28 23 48 57 26 19 42 59 28 18 48 71 31 22 52 79 39 25
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SW       S      SW       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <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 FW SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       5       5      10      10      20

$$

TXZ031-281015-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
201 PM CDT MON APR 27 2015

DATE           04/27/15      TUE 04/28/15            WED 04/29/15            THU
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                      47          65          43          74          49
TEMP          57 57 54 52 50 48 54 61 64 63 55 51 48 45 56 67 73 71 62 58 54 51
DEWPT         48 47 45 41 42 41 45 43 42 41 45 42 42 40 46 42 43 41 45 44 45 42
MAX/MIN RH                   79          44          82          34          71
RH            72 69 73 67 76 78 72 52 44 45 69 72 80 82 69 40 34 34 54 59 71 71
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W NW NW  N  N NE  E  S SW SW
WIND SPD      16 19 18 13 13 14 13 14 13 11  4  3  5  5  6  5  6  5  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS        OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     92 93 89 98 97 97 88 66 45 32 19 14  8 13  6 20 17 13  7  8  6 13
POP 12HR                     60          30           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     C  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     3     4     4     4     4     5     4     5
MIX HGT              2500  3200  5700  7800  4300   100  7500  8200  5100   200
T WIND DIR             NE     N    NE     N     N     W     N     N    SE     S
T WIND SPD             26    25    29    24     5     6    13     8     5     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           04/30 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15 SUN 05/03/15 MON 05/04/15
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            79      52      84      58      85      59      85      63      86
TEMP          72 76 61 55 77 81 66 60 79 82 67 61 79 83 70 65 81 84
DEWPT         46 46 48 46 49 48 50 48 51 48 50 53 57 53 57 58 59 56
MIN/MAX RH
RH            39 35 62 73 38 32 56 64 38 31 54 74 46 35 64 79 48 39
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       0       5      20      10      20

$$

TXZ029-281015-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
201 PM CDT MON APR 27 2015

DATE           04/27/15      TUE 04/28/15            WED 04/29/15            THU
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                      41          60          39          71          45
TEMP          50 50 47 45 44 42 49 56 59 59 51 47 44 41 52 64 70 68 59 54 50 48
DEWPT         43 42 40 37 38 38 40 37 36 36 40 38 38 34 40 36 36 37 40 41 41 39
MAX/MIN RH                   86          42          78          29          70
RH            77 74 76 73 79 86 72 49 42 42 66 71 78 77 64 36 29 32 50 60 69 70
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  N  N  E  E  S  S  S
WIND SPD      19 21 19 16 14 13 14 14 13 12  4  3  4  4  6  4  4  4  6  6  4  4
CLOUDS        OV OV B2 OV OV B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     95 92 86 94 94 82 68 47 38 22  8 10  7 13  5 18 12 15  8  9  8 10
POP 12HR                     50          20           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.08           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     L  C  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS          S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     4     5     5     4     5     6     6     5
MIX HGT              3000  2700  6200  8300  4800   200  7100  8600  5300   300
T WIND DIR              N     N     N    NE     N     W    NW    NW     S     S
T WIND SPD             31    26    27    23     6     6    11     6     8     9
RFTI           0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/30 FRI 05/01/15 SAT 05/02/15 SUN 05/03/15 MON 05/04/15
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            79      49      83      53      83      55      85      57      84
TEMP          72 76 59 52 76 80 63 55 76 80 64 57 78 82 66 59 78 81
DEWPT         39 39 42 39 41 37 41 42 42 37 44 47 46 41 48 52 51 43
MIN/MAX RH
RH            30 26 53 61 29 22 45 61 30 21 48 70 32 23 53 78 39 27
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SW       S      SW       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       5       5      20      10      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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