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Camden Tower Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrix


TNZ022-301000-
CAMDEN TOWER NFDRS SITE-BENTON TN
36.07N  88.17W ELEV. 512 FT
254 PM CDT TUE JUL 29 2014

DATE           07/29/14      WED 07/30/14            THU 07/31/14            FRI
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                      55          84          60          80          62
TEMP          77 72 63 58 56 57 72 82 84 79 68 63 61 61 72 78 80 76 68 65 63 62
DEWPT         54 53 54 55 55 55 55 55 56 57 58 59 59 59 59 60 61 62 61 61 61 62
MAX/MIN RH                   99          38          99          52          99
RH            45 51 74 90 97 94 54 39 38 47 70 85 94 94 65 53 52 62 79 87 94 98
WIND DIR       N  N NE NE NE NE  W NW  W NW  W NE NE NE SW SW SW  W  W SW  W  N
WIND SPD       5  3  0  0  0  0  2  3  4  2  1  0  0  0  2  2  3  1  1  1  0  1
CLOUDS        FW FW FW CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)     23 17 18  4 11 17 31 45 43 42 47 53 56 60 68 77 78 79 75 72 78 84
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS IS IS             IS
TSTMS                                                                        IS
OBVIS                     PF
MIXHGT M AGL          832     0  2091  2075   883     0  2060  1776   414    50
MIXHGT FT AGL        2728     0  6860  6809  2896     0  6760  5828  1359   165
MIXHGT M MSL          959    57  2245  2229  1015    59  2222  1930   568   204
MIXHGT FT MSL        3147   188  7365  7314  3331   195  7289  6333  1864   670
TRANSWIND DIR          NW     W     W     W     E     E     S     W    NW     N
TWIND SPD M/S           2     1     1     2     2     2     2     3     2     2
TWIND SPD MPH           4     2     2     4     4     4     5     8     5     4
VENT INDEX                 2882        2245        2964        6666        1454
CATEGORY DAY                  2           2           2           3           1
500M MIXHGT T          76    74    75    79    79    78    79    77    75    75
500M TWND DIR           N    NW    SW    NW     E    SE     S     W    NW     N
500M TWND M/S           3     1     1     2     2     3     3     4     3     2
500M TWND MPH           8     2     2     4     4     6     6     9     8     5
DISPERSION              2     2    11    13     2     2    22    22     3     4
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
LASI                    4     4     5     5     4     4     4     3     3     4
STABILITY               F     E     A     B     F     E     B     C     F     E
STAG INDEX                    3           3           3           2           2


DATE            08/01  SAT 08/02/14    SUN 08/03/14    MON 08/04/14    TUE 08/05/14
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            81      63      85      63      85      63      87      66      89
TEMP           80  77  66  63  83  80  66  63  84  80  67  63  86  82  69  66  87  83
DEWPT          60  62  62  62  62  63  62  62  62  63  62  62  61  64  63  64  64  64
MIN/MAX RH         50      98      47      96      47      98      43      94      44
RH             51  61  86  97  48  56  85  95  49  56  86  96  44  53  80  93  46  52
WIND DIR           NW       N      NW       N       N       N       N      SE      NW
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
WIND CHILL (F)......................WIND CHILL TEMPERATURE
HEAT INDEX (F)......................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...
       IS.............ISOLATED
       SC.............SCATTERED
       NM.............NUMEROUS
       O..............OCCASIONAL
       S..............SLIGHT CHANCE
       C..............CHANCE
       L..............LIKELY
       WD.............WIDESPREAD
       D..............DEFINITE
       AR.............AREAS
       PA.............PATCHY
OBVIS...............................OBSTRUCTION TO VISIBILITY
     TYPE...
       F..............FOG
       PF.............PATCHY FOG
       +PF............PATCHY DENSE FOG
       F+.............DENSE FOG
       H..............HAZE
       BS.............BLOWING SNOW
       K..............SMOKE
       BD.............BLOWING DUST
MIXING HGT M (AGL)..................MIXING HEIGHT IN METERS
MIXING HGT FT (AGL).................MIXING HEIGHT IN FEET
TRANSWIND DIR (8 POINT COMPASS).....TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION
TWIND SPD MS (M/S)..................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED IN METERS PER SECOND
TWIND SPD MPH (MPH).................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED IN MILES PER HOUR
VENT INDEX (M2/S)...................VENT INDEX IN METERS SQUARED PER SECOND
CATEGORY DAY........................CATEGORY DAY BASED ON VENT INDEX
     EXAMPLE: 1 = <2000; 2 = >=2000 AND <4000; 3 = >=4000 AND <8000;
              4 = >=8000 AND <16000; 5 = >=16000
500M MIXHGT T (F)...................SURFACE TEMPERATURE NEEDED TO CREATE MIXING
                                    UP TO 500 METERS ABOVE THE GROUND
500M TWND DIR (8 POINT COMPASS).....TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION AT 500 METERS AGL
500M TWND M/S.......................TRANSPORT WIND AT 500 METERS AGL IN M/S
500M TWND MPH.......................TRANSPORT WIND AT 500 METERS AGL IN MPH
LASI (SAME AS HAINES INDEX).........LOWER ATMOSPHERIC SEVERITY INDEX
                                    MEASURES FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL
     EXAMPLE: 1-3 = VERY LOW; 4 = LOW; 5 = MODERATE; 6 = HIGH
STABILITY...........................STABILITY CLASS
     EXAMPLE: A = VERY UNSTABLE; B = MODERATELY UNSTABLE; C = SLIGHTLY UNSTABLE
              D = NEUTRAL; E = SLIGHTLY STABLE; F = MODERATELY STABLE
              G = VERY STABLE
STAG INDEX..........................STAGNATION INDEX
     EXAMPLE: 0 = WINDS >= 10 MPH; 1 = WINDS <= 10 MPH WITH RAIN
              2 = DRY WITH DECENT WINDS
              3 = DRY WITH LIGHT WINDS AND STAGNATE CONDITIONS
WATCH/WARNING/ADVISORY...
     EXAMPLE: W = WARNING; Y = ADVISORY; A = WATCH
     IN EFFECT FOR THE INDICATED HOUR


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