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Camden Tower Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrix


TNZ022-241000-
CAMDEN TOWER NFDRS SITE-BENTON TN
36.07N  88.17W ELEV. 512 FT
345 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

DATE           07/23/14      THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT
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                      64          82          57          87          65
TEMP          81 82 75 70 67 65 73 80 81 79 70 66 61 58 73 81 86 82 71 67 66 66
DEWPT         73 72 71 67 66 65 65 62 61 61 61 60 58 58 63 61 61 63 63 63 63 63
MAX/MIN RH                  100          50         100          43          91
RH            76 72 86 91 96100 75 55 50 55 72 80 89100 69 50 43 52 76 87 89 91
WIND DIR      SW NW NW  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  E  E NE  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  4  1  1  0  0  2  0  3  1  3  4  4  4
CLOUDS        B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     81 60 60 60 41 44 44 14 14 24 24 24 24 30 30 30 30 24 24 24 24 34
POP 12HR                     50          10           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                   0.08           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC IS IS
MIXHGT M AGL         1130   172  1089  1187  1151   987  1041  1018   563     0
MIXHGT FT AGL        3707   563  3573  3895  3776  3239  3416  3341  1846     0
MIXHGT M MSL         1266   326  1243  1341  1305  1141  1195  1172   703    66
MIXHGT FT MSL        4154  1068  4078  4400  4281  3744  3921  3846  2308   217
TRANSWIND DIR          NW     N     N    NE    NE     E     E    SE     S     S
TWIND SPD M/S           3     5     5     4     4     3     3     2     3     2
TWIND SPD MPH           8    12    11    10    10     6     6     5     6     5
VENT INDEX                 9070        6705        5220        3585        2937
CATEGORY DAY                  4           3           3           2           2
500M MIXHGT T          86    74    72    73    72    71    72    79    80    82
500M TWND DIR           N    NE     N     N    NE     E     E    SE     S    SW
500M TWND M/S           6     9     5     5     5     3     3     2     8    11
500M TWND MPH          14    21    12    11    11     8     6     5    18    25
DISPERSION              9    10    28    30     5    19    22    15     3     6
LAL                     3     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
LASI                    4     2     4     5     4     4     4     4     4     4
STABILITY               F     E     B     C     F     E     A     B     F     E
STAG INDEX                    0           3           3           3           2


DATE            07/26  SUN 07/27/14    MON 07/28/14    TUE 07/29/14    WED 07/30/14
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            92      72      92      70      85      59      81      60      84
TEMP           87  88  74  73  89  88  75  71  85  82  69  60  78  77  64  61  80  80
DEWPT          67  70  71  71  71  72  71  69  66  64  61  58  58  58  58  59  59  60
MIN/MAX RH         46      95      53      95      52      96      46      93      45
RH             51  55  90  95  56  59  87  94  54  55  75  95  50  51  80  92  50  51
WIND DIR           SW      SW      SW      NW      NW       N       N      NE      NE
WIND SPD            6       4       8       5       6       5       4       3       2
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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