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Camden Tower Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrix


TNZ022-221000-
CAMDEN TOWER NFDRS SITE-BENTON TN
36.07N  88.17W ELEV. 512 FT
306 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

DATE           12/21/14      MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14            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
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                 38          54          52          58          39
TEMP             44 41 41 39 38 43 51 54 53 53 52 52 52 54 57 56 49 44 43 41 39
DEWPT            31 33 33 35 38 43 45 46 46 47 50 52 52 53 52 51 48 44 43 41 39
MIN/MAX RH                  100          74         100          77         100
RH               60 73 73 85100100 80 74 77 80 93100100 96 83 83 96100100100100
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  N  N NW NW NW
WIND SPD          4  4  5  5  6  9 11 11 10 11 11 10  5  3  3  2  6  6  9  8  8
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS(%)        30 32 52 73 83 90 92 88 99 98 95100 99100 92100 95100 92 92 77
POP 12HR                      5          20          80          90          80
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.45        0.33        0.33
RAIN                                                              D  D  D  D
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS  O  O  O  O  O  O  O  O             SC
TSTMS                                                      SC SC
T WIND DIR        E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SE NW  N NW  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        3  4  4  5  6 12 19 19 18 14 14 12  5  2  1  3 10 13 13 11 13
MIXHGT M AGL            0     0   413   444   240   127   144   247   499   552
MIXHGT FT AGL           0     0  1356  1457   788   416   472   810  1637  1812
MIXHGT M MSL           68   112   567   598   394   281   298   401   653   706
MIXHGT FT MSL         224   366  1861  1963  1294   921   977  1315  2142  2317
TRANSWIND DIR           E    SE     S     S     S     S     S    NW    NW     N
TWIND SPD M/S           2     2     6     8     7     5     1     2     6     5
TWIND SPD MPH           4     5    13    19    16    11     2     5    13    12
VENT INDEX                  194        4186        2532         730        4116
CATEGORY DAY                  1           3           2           1           2
500M MIXHGT T          52    55    54    55    58    60    60    58    50    47
500M TWND DIR          SE     S     S     S     S     S     S    SW    NW     N
500M TWND M/S           9    12    11    10    12    10     5     3     7     6
500M TWND MPH          20    28    26    24    27    23    11     8    17    14
DISPERSION              4     6    35    32    20    20     6     7    28    28
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     1     1
LASI                    3     4     4     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
STABILITY               C     E     D     C     D     D     D     D     D     D
STAG INDEX                    3           1           2           3           2


DATE           12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14
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     45      32    50      38    53      33    42      26    41
TEMP          44 39 35   32 47 45 42   39 51 45 40   36 42 35 31   27 38 34
DEWPT         35 34 30   28 32 32 32   34 41 38 33   28 26 25 22   20 21 22
RH            70 82 82   85 56 60 67   82 68 76 76   72 53 66 69   74 50 61
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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