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Camden Tower Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrix


TNZ022-242200-
CAMDEN TOWER NFDRS SITE-BENTON TN
36.07N  88.17W ELEV. 512 FT
547 AM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

DATE             FRI 10/24/14            SAT 10/25/14            SUN 10/26/14
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                      70          48          78          49          82
TEMP             40 55 67 70 62 55 52 50 48 63 75 78 67 58 54 51 49 65 78 82 73
DEWPT            40 46 44 48 48 47 47 46 46 54 56 57 59 57 54 51 49 58 62 61 60
MIN/MAX RH                   42         100          48         100          44
RH              100 74 44 46 60 74 81 85 93 72 51 49 75 96100100100 77 57 50 65
WIND DIR          N  N NW NW  W  W SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW  S SE  S SW  S  S
WIND SPD          0  1  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  3  5  5  2  0  0  0  0  3  5  4  3
CLOUDS           SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL
CLOUDS(%)        31 27 23 13  6  6  4  4 18 18 36 36 15 15 13 13 13 13  9  9  5
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
MIXHGT M AGL          682   893     0     0   502   720     0     0   527   736
MIXHGT FT AGL        2237  2931     0     0  1648  2363     0     0  1730  2414
MIXHGT M MSL          836  1051    75    54   656   874    66    44   681   898
MIXHGT FT MSL        2742  3448   247   177  2153  2869   216   143  2235  2945
TRANSWIND DIR           N    NW    SW     S    SW    SW    SW     N    SE     S
TWIND SPD M/S           1     2     1     1     3     4     1     0     1     2
TWIND SPD MPH           3     4     2     3     8    10     3     1     3     5
VENT INDEX                 2102         109        3496         149        1796
CATEGORY DAY                  2           1           2           1           1
500M MIXHGT T          60    65    65    66    69    73    75    74    75    77
500M TWND DIR           N    NW    NW     W    SW    SW    NW    NE    SE     S
500M TWND M/S           2     2     2     2     5     6     6     6     3     3
500M TWND MPH           4     4     4     5    11    14    14    13     6     8
DISPERSION              8    15     2     3    21    29     2     1     9    13
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
LASI                    4     4     4     4     3     3     5     4     4     5
STABILITY               B     C     F     E     B     C     F     E     B     C
STAG INDEX                    3           3           3           3


DATE           MON 10/27/14    TUE 10/28/14    WED 10/29/14    THU 10/30/14
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            57      83      59      76      53      68      45      68
TEMP           62  57  80  74  64  60  75  68  58  53  66  60  49  45  65  60
DEWPT          58  56  56  57  57  57  57  57  53  49  50  51  49  45  51  53
MAX/MIN RH        100      42      99      52      94      50      95      46
RH             89  96  45  54  77  89  53  68  86  87  56  72 100 100  59  77
WIND DIR            S       S       S      SW       N      NE      SE      SW
WIND SPD            5       9       8       8       6       5       3       4
AVG CLOUDS     CL  CL  FW  FW  FW  SC  SC  B1  OV  OV  OV  SC  SC  B2  SC  SC
POP 12HR            0       0       5      30      60      40      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 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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