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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
243 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

TXZ024-172215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
243 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

DATE             FRI 04/17/15            SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15
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                      77          49          78          50          72
TEMP          59 57 64 72 76 74 64 58 54 51 61 72 77 75 64 58 54 52 59 67 71 69
DEWPT         55 53 51 47 39 35 33 36 33 29 37 29 29 30 38 39 41 38 41 40 40 37
MIN/MAX RH                   24          46          17          62          31
RH            87 87 62 40 26 24 31 44 45 43 40 20 17 19 38 48 62 59 51 38 32 32
WIND DIR       S SW  S SW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD       6  5  9  9 11 12  8  8  5  5  5 11 13 13  6  8 10 12 14 17 14 13
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     66 61 57 49 47 47 47 39 35 11 12 12 11 26 26 31 37 29 14 27 25 33
POP 12HR                     30          10           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     L  C  C  S  S
TSTMS          L  C  C  S  S
LAL                     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     5     5
MIX HGT              7500 11700  7300   200 12900 15000  9000   300  7600  8800
T WIND DIR              S     S     W     W     W    SW     W    NW    NW    NW
T WIND SPD              8    16     4     6    10    20    11    11    31    23
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          MON 04/20/15 TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15
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            45      69      47      69      50      75      53      78
TEMP          53 47 64 67 54 49 64 67 57 52 70 73 60 55 73 76
DEWPT         38 36 35 38 41 42 47 46 51 49 52 47 47 46 47 42
MAX/MIN RH
RH            57 67 34 34 62 77 53 47 80 89 54 41 62 73 40 30
PWIND DIR          NE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10      30      20      20      30      30      20

$$

TXZ026-172215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
243 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

DATE             FRI 04/17/15            SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15
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                      78          54          80          52          74
TEMP          61 60 66 73 77 76 67 62 58 56 65 74 79 77 67 61 56 54 61 69 73 71
DEWPT         60 58 55 55 53 49 48 48 48 46 48 39 34 33 39 39 43 41 44 41 42 39
MIN/MAX RH                   38          70          18          63          31
RH            86 93 67 53 43 38 50 60 70 70 54 27 19 20 36 45 61 60 53 36 33 31
WIND DIR      SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW  W NW NW NW  N  N
WIND SPD       5  9 11 11 12 12 10  8  5  4  5 10 13 13  8  6  8 10 14 18 16 14
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     67 66 62 55 53 55 55 47 43 34 28 12  8 16 10 32 36 29 16 36 30 30
POP 12HR                     50          20          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.13        0.04           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     L  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS          L  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
LAL                     4     4     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     5     5     6     6     6     6     5     4
MIX HGT              5900 10100  4700  1300  6100 15400  8900   300  6900  8600
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE    SE    SW    SW    SW    NW    NW    NW
T WIND SPD             10    14    13    12    10    17     8     9    29    26
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          MON 04/20/15 TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15
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      71      48      70      52      75      55      81
TEMP          55 48 66 69 55 50 65 68 58 54 70 73 62 57 75 78
DEWPT         39 38 34 37 42 43 46 47 51 50 54 51 50 51 50 47
MAX/MIN RH
RH            56 67 30 31 59 76 48 47 76 88 56 45 64 80 41 33
PWIND DIR           N       E       E      SE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      30      30      20      30      30      20

$$

TXZ043-172215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
243 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

DATE             FRI 04/17/15            SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15
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                      78          55          81          52          77
TEMP          61 59 66 73 77 76 67 63 59 57 66 75 80 78 67 61 57 54 62 71 76 74
DEWPT         59 58 56 55 51 46 48 49 46 46 46 34 33 31 39 39 40 39 44 41 42 40
MIN/MAX RH                   34          67          17          58          29
RH            91 96 70 53 40 34 50 61 63 67 48 22 18 18 36 44 54 58 52 35 30 30
WIND DIR       S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW  W  W NW NW  N  N
WIND SPD       4  6  9 10 11 10  9  8  6  5  6 10 12 10  6  6  5  8 11 13 12 12
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     60 60 56 48 46 46 45 38 34 23 29 19 16 15 14 20 31 21 18 21 20 33
POP 12HR                     40          20           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     L  C  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS          L  C  C  C  C  S  S
LAL                     4     4     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     5     5     6     6     6     6     6     5     5
MIX HGT              9000 10200  5600   400 10900 13700  8100   200  9100 10300
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S    SW    SW    SW     W    NW    NW
T WIND SPD             14    16    10     8    12    23     9     6    19    20
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          MON 04/20/15 TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15
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      72      50      72      54      77      56      82
TEMP          56 50 67 70 57 52 67 70 60 56 72 75 63 58 76 80
DEWPT         43 41 38 39 44 45 49 49 53 53 55 51 52 52 49 48
MAX/MIN RH
RH            61 72 34 32 61 76 52 47 78 90 56 44 67 80 38 33
PWIND DIR          NE       E      SE      SE      SE       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC FW SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      20      20      20      30      30      20

$$

TXZ035-172215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
243 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

DATE             FRI 04/17/15            SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15
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                      76          45          77          47          73
TEMP          55 53 61 70 75 73 61 55 50 48 58 70 76 74 62 56 52 49 58 67 72 70
DEWPT         53 48 34 26 20 22 24 29 29 28 32 26 25 26 33 34 38 37 38 35 36 35
MIN/MAX RH                   12          47          15          63          26
RH            90 83 37 19 12 15 24 37 45 46 37 19 15 17 33 44 59 63 47 30 27 27
WIND DIR       S  W NW  W SW SW SW  W  W  W  W SW SW  W SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD       5  8 11 12 13 13  9  8  5  5  8 13 18 16  6  9  9 11 13 14 13 13
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     65 54 51 42 38 37 36 30 26 12  7 15 27 31 26 30 35 26 18 19 23 39
POP 12HR                     20           5           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     L  S  S
TSTMS          L  S  S
LAL                     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     5     6
MIX HGT              6300 10500  6300   100 12100 14100  8700   200  8200 10300
T WIND DIR              W    SW     W    NW     W    SW    SW    NW    NW    NW
T WIND SPD              8    19     5     5    10    23     9     8    24    16
RFTI           0  0  0  0  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          MON 04/20/15 TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15
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      71      47      70      50      75      52      80
TEMP          53 46 65 69 55 49 65 68 57 52 70 73 60 54 74 77
DEWPT         39 38 37 38 43 43 47 46 50 50 51 41 43 46 40 36
MAX/MIN RH
RH            59 73 35 33 65 83 51 45 76 90 51 32 53 74 29 23
PWIND DIR          NE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR            5       0      20      20      20      30      20      20

$$

TXZ031-172215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
243 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

DATE             FRI 04/17/15            SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15
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                      80          54          82          52          75
TEMP          62 60 67 75 79 77 68 63 59 56 66 76 81 79 67 61 56 54 62 70 74 72
DEWPT         57 58 56 56 51 47 48 49 45 44 45 37 32 34 40 40 43 41 44 42 42 41
MIN/MAX RH                   34          64          17          63          31
RH            86 94 68 52 37 34 50 61 59 64 47 24 17 20 37 46 62 61 52 36 32 33
WIND DIR      SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW  W NW NW NW  N  N
WIND SPD       6  5 10  9 11 11  9  6  5  4  5  9 13 12  6  6  6 10 13 17 16 13
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     67 63 59 52 50 51 51 43 39 26 23 13  9 15 10 29 37 27 18 34 27 30
POP 12HR                     50          20           5          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     L  C  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS          L  C  C  C  C  S  S
LAL                     4     4     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     4     4     6     6     6     6     6     5     4
MIX HGT              5500  9700  5000  1000  9700 15600  8800   300  7600  9000
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S    SW    SW    SW     W    NW    NW
T WIND SPD             10    16    12    11    10    18     8     9    27    26
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          MON 04/20/15 TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15
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      72      50      72      53      77      55      82
TEMP          55 48 67 70 57 52 67 70 60 55 72 75 63 57 76 80
DEWPT         41 39 35 39 42 44 48 49 51 52 55 51 50 50 50 48
MAX/MIN RH
RH            59 72 31 32 58 76 51 47 73 90 56 44 63 78 40 34
PWIND DIR          NE       E       E      SE      SE       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      20      20      20      30      30      20

$$

TXZ029-172215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
243 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

DATE             FRI 04/17/15            SAT 04/18/15            SUN 04/19/15
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                      74          44          74          46          70
TEMP          55 53 61 68 73 71 60 54 49 46 57 68 73 71 60 54 50 48 56 64 69 67
DEWPT         52 47 38 31 22 24 28 31 30 28 33 27 28 29 35 36 39 36 38 37 38 35
MIN/MAX RH                   15          49          19          66          30
RH            91 81 43 25 15 17 29 41 47 49 40 22 19 21 39 50 66 65 53 36 32 30
WIND DIR       S  W NW  W SW SW SW  W  W  W  W SW SW  W SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD       8  6  9 11 13 13  6  6  4  5  8 13 16 14  6  6  8 10 14 16 13 12
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     59 54 51 42 38 37 36 30 26  8  7 13 12 28 34 32 36 27 16 17 29 35
POP 12HR                     20           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     L  S  S
TSTMS          L  S  S
LAL                     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     5     5
MIX HGT              7400  9600  6000   100 12100 13700  8100   200  8100  9300
T WIND DIR              W    SW     W    NW     W    SW     W    NW    NW    NW
T WIND SPD              9    18     5     6    10    24     9     9    27    17
RFTI           0  0  0  0  1  0  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 NO


DATE          MON 04/20/15 TUE 04/21/15 WED 04/22/15 THU 04/23/15
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            42      69      45      68      48      74      49      77
TEMP          51 44 63 67 53 47 63 66 55 50 68 71 57 51 71 74
DEWPT         37 36 37 37 41 42 46 45 48 48 51 41 43 44 42 36
MAX/MIN RH
RH            58 72 37 34 64 82 54 47 78 93 54 34 60 76 35 24
PWIND DIR          NE      SE      SE      SE       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR            5      10      20      20      20      20      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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