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Camden Tower Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrix


TNZ022-212200-
CAMDEN TOWER NFDRS SITE-BENTON TN
36.07N  88.17W ELEV. 512 FT
601 AM CDT TUE OCT 21 2014

DATE             TUE 10/21/14            WED 10/22/14            THU 10/23/14
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                      68          39          64          38          65
TEMP             46 57 66 68 58 49 44 42 39 51 62 64 55 47 43 40 38 51 62 65 56
DEWPT            46 50 48 46 45 44 43 41 38 39 40 40 39 38 37 37 37 39 42 42 42
MIN/MAX RH                   46          97          42          98          43
RH              100 77 52 46 62 84 96 96 94 63 46 40 55 72 81 90 96 64 47 43 59
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  S  W SW  W
WIND SPD          1  3  5  5  3  3  2  2  2  5  5  4  2  1  1  1  0  1  2  1  2
CLOUDS           CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS(%)         2 10 20 10 13 13 13 13  3  3  3  3 10 10  4  4 31 31 44 44 51
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS            PF
MIXHGT M AGL         1136  1286  1018     0   839   957     0     0   776   904
MIXHGT FT AGL        3726  4219  3339     0  2752  3141     0     0  2546  2965
MIXHGT M MSL         1290  1440  1172   127   993  1112    71    55   930  1058
MIXHGT FT MSL        4231  4724  3844   418  3257  3647   233   179  3051  3470
TRANSWIND DIR           N     N    NE    NE    NE    NE     N    NE    NE     N
TWIND SPD M/S           3     4     6     3     5     3     1     1     2     2
TWIND SPD MPH           6    10    13     6    12     8     3     2     4     4
VENT INDEX                 5760        6350        5560         302        2116
CATEGORY DAY                  3           3           3           1           2
500M MIXHGT T          63    66    58    54    53    59    58    57    58    62
500M TWND DIR           N     N    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE     N
500M TWND M/S           4     5     7     7     6     4     6     5     3     1
500M TWND MPH           9    11    16    16    13     9    13    12     6     3
DISPERSION             37    38     7     7    28    26     2     2    13    13
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
LASI                    4     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
STABILITY               B     C     F     E     B     C     F     E     B     C
STAG INDEX                    3           3           3           3


DATE           FRI 10/24/14    SAT 10/25/14    SUN 10/26/14    MON 10/27/14
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            41      70      47      74      50      78      52      77
TEMP           45  41  67  62  51  47  71  65  54  50  75  68  56  52  74  68
DEWPT          41  41  45  49  48  47  50  53  50  48  50  52  51  49  51  52
MAX/MIN RH         98      42     100      45      94      43      91      43
RH             86  99  45  63  89 100  47  64  87  93  41  55  81  92  44  58
WIND DIR            W       W      NW       E      SE       S       S       S
WIND SPD            3       4       2       1       4       5       6       8
AVG CLOUDS     B1  B1  SC  SC  CL  CL  FW  FW  FW  FW  CL  CL  CL  CL  FW  FW
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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