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Camden Tower Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrix


TNZ022-271000-
CAMDEN TOWER NFDRS SITE-BENTON TN
36.07N  88.17W ELEV. 512 FT
305 PM CST MON JAN 26 2015

DATE           01/26/15      TUE 01/27/15            WED 01/28/15            THU
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                 32          46          27          50          41
TEMP             38 36 34 33 32 36 43 46 40 35 31 29 27 33 45 50 47 44 42 41 41
DEWPT            28 29 28 28 28 30 31 31 31 30 28 26 25 27 28 28 30 32 34 37 40
MIN/MAX RH                   88          53          95          43          92
RH               67 75 78 82 85 79 62 55 70 82 88 88 92 78 51 42 51 62 73 85 96
WIND DIR          W  S SW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          2  3  4  6  9  8  6  5  3  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  4  8 11 10
CLOUDS           B2 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)        87 69 46 60 74 87 75 68 66 34 18 16 20 20 20 12 36 74 79 83 81
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.03
RAIN                                                              S  S  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   IS
T WIND DIR        W  W  S SE  W NW  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        5  4  3  2  3 11 16 16 11  3  3  4  6  8  8 10 12 16 16 16 16
MIXHGT M AGL          359     0   838  1075   542    70   363   386    32    26
MIXHGT FT AGL        1179     0  2748  3526  1777   229  1192  1266   104    86
MIXHGT M MSL          514   119   992  1229   683   224   517   540   186   181
MIXHGT FT MSL        1686   390  3253  4031  2242   734  1697  1771   609   594
TRANSWIND DIR           W     S    NW     N     N     E    SE     S     S     S
TWIND SPD M/S           2     1     5     6     2     2     3     4     7     7
TWIND SPD MPH           4     2    11    14     4     5     8    10    16    16
VENT INDEX                 1206        7374        1934        2160        1414
CATEGORY DAY                  1           3           2           2           1
500M MIXHGT T          41    46    42    41    41    39    44    49    56    57
500M TWND DIR           W     W    NW     N     N     E    SE     S     S    SW
500M TWND M/S           6     7     8     5     4     2     4     6    14    15
500M TWND MPH          14    16    19    11    10     5     9    13    33    35
DISPERSION              3     3    36    34     5     6    14    11    14    15
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
LASI                    2     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     3     2
STABILITY               F     E     C     C     F     E     B     C     E     E
STAG INDEX                    3           3           3           3


DATE           01/29/15  FRI 01/30/15  SAT 01/31/15  SUN 02/01/15  MON 02/02/15
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     55      32    45      29    45      32    41      26    40
TEMP          52 48 38   35 43 38 33   32 41 38 35   34 39 35 30   29 37 33
DEWPT         41 37 30   27 26 26 25   24 27 30 31   29 30 27 22   19 19 20
RH            66 65 73   72 51 62 72   72 57 73 85   82 70 72 72   66 48 58
WIND DIR          W       N     N      NE    SE       E     N      NW    NW
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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