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Camden Tower Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrix


TNZ022-211000-
CAMDEN TOWER NFDRS SITE-BENTON TN
36.07N  88.17W ELEV. 512 FT
231 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

DATE           04/20/14      MON 04/21/14            TUE 04/22/14            WED
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                      51          76          57          74          45
TEMP          78 73 62 57 53 51 64 72 76 72 65 61 58 57 66 72 74 69 57 51 47 46
DEWPT         46 48 49 49 49 50 52 53 54 54 55 55 55 55 57 54 51 50 48 46 44 43
MAX/MIN RH                   97          47          92          45          92
RH            33 41 62 76 88 97 67 51 47 53 71 81 88 91 73 54 46 51 71 82 90 89
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE
WIND SPD       3  2  2  1  2  2  6  8  6  5  4  5  5  4  8  9  9  6  5  5  5  5
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV SC SC FW FW CL CL FW
CLOUDS(%)     26 27 27 45 45 66 66 77 77100100100100 94 94 45 45 18 18  0  0  8
POP 12HR                     10          30          70          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.17        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC NM NM NM NM IS IS
TSTMS                              SC SC NM NM NM NM IS IS
MIXHGT M AGL         1060     0  2202  2250   144   411  1103  1444   751     0
MIXHGT FT AGL        3479     0  7224  7381   474  1350  3618  4739  2464     0
MIXHGT M MSL         1188    61  2361  2404   298   565  1257  1598   877    70
MIXHGT FT MSL        3897   199  7746  7886   979  1855  4123  5244  2878   229
TRANSWIND DIR           S     S    SW     W     W     W     N     N    NE    NE
TWIND SPD M/S           2     2     5     6     3     4     5     7     4     3
TWIND SPD MPH           5     5    11    13     8     9    12    17     9     6
VENT INDEX                 5160       12020        1868        9588        5108
CATEGORY DAY                  3           4           1           4           3
500M MIXHGT T          75    73    73    74    68    65    66    70    64    59
500M TWND DIR          SW    SW    SW     W     W     W    NW     N    NE    NE
500M TWND M/S           4     6     5     7     7     7     5     7    11    11
500M TWND MPH           9    14    12    16    16    17    12    17    25    25
DISPERSION              2     5    40    51     5    21    43    47     7     6
LAL                     1     1     3     4     4     4     2     1     1     1
LASI                    4     4     4     4     3     3     3     5     5     5
STABILITY               F     E     B     B     D     D     C     C     F     E
STAG INDEX                    2           0           0           0           0


DATE            04/23  THU 04/24/14    FRI 04/25/14    SAT 04/26/14    SUN 04/27/14
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            73      49      78      59      79      54      76      55      75
TEMP           69  68  54  49  74  75  63  59  76  74  59  54  73  72  59  55  73  71
DEWPT          44  44  46  47  52  56  57  57  56  55  53  51  50  49  47  46  45  44
MIN/MAX RH         36      92      43      93      45      91      39      73      34
RH             40  42  74  92  45  53  80  92  50  52  81  88  43  43  65  72  37  38
WIND DIR            E      SE       S      SW      SW       N      NE      NE      NE
WIND SPD            4       5       8       6       4       4       8       8       8
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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