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Camden Tower Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrix


TNZ022-291000-
CAMDEN TOWER NFDRS SITE-BENTON TN
36.07N  88.17W ELEV. 512 FT
236 PM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

DATE           11/28/14      SAT 11/29/14            SUN 11/30/14            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
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX TEMP                 41          59          53          65          44
TEMP          49 46 44 43 42 41 48 56 59 57 55 54 54 53 58 64 65 55 50 49 46 44
DEWPT         25 25 23 25 28 32 39 46 49 51 51 52 53 53 53 55 54 54 50 49 46 44
MIN/MAX RH                   77          57         100          68         100
RH            39 43 43 49 57 70 71 69 69 80 86 93 96100 83 73 68 96100100100100
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S SW SW  W  N
WIND SPD      12  9 10 10 10 10 12 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 16 13 11 10  9  6 10
CLOUDS        FW FW SC FW FW SC B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B1 OV B2 OV OV
CLOUDS(%)     13 19 26 20 21 45 79 77 68 53 65 46 60 68 81 68 73 63 94 81100 93
POP 12HR                      0          20          20          20          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02        0.05
DRIZZLE                       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
RAIN                          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  L
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  N
T WIND SPD    14 13 16 17 13 16 17 17 19 23 20 18 23 21 21 21 24 21 18 18  8 14
MIXHGT M AGL            5    13   143   235   233   312   443   587   482   280
MIXHGT FT AGL          17    43   468   771   765  1025  1452  1927  1582   919
MIXHGT M MSL          159   167   297   389   387   466   597   742   636   434
MIXHGT FT MSL         522   548   973  1277  1270  1530  1957  2433  2087  1424
TRANSWIND DIR           S     S     S     S     S    SW     S    SW    SW     W
TWIND SPD M/S           7     6     7     9     9     9     9    10     8     5
TWIND SPD MPH          16    14    17    20    20    21    21    23    19    11
VENT INDEX                 1337        3112        4550        7420        4991
CATEGORY DAY                  1           2           3           3           3
500M MIXHGT T          52    55    55    57    58    58    56    60    62    60
500M TWND DIR           S    SW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     W
500M TWND M/S          12    14    14    15    15    14    12    10     9     8
500M TWND MPH          28    32    33    34    34    32    27    24    21    18
DISPERSION             15    15    23    22    25    42    40    37    33    27
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
LASI                    4     3     4     4     4     2     2     2     3     3
STABILITY               D     F     D     C     C     D     D     C     C     D
STAG INDEX                    3           1           1           2           2


DATE           12/01/14  TUE 12/02/14  WED 12/03/14  THU 12/04/14  FRI 12/05/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     47      31    49      40    58      40    58      42    59
TEMP          47 40 35   31 46 45 42   40 55 49 44   40 55 50 45   42 56 51
DEWPT         39 32 31   30 35 39 41   40 43 43 41   40 45 45 45   42 49 47
RH            74 73 85   96 65 79 96  100 64 80 89  100 69 83100  100 77 86
WIND DIR          N      NE    SE       S     S      SE     S      SW    SW
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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