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MONROE NFDRS SITE Point Forecast Matrix


MSZ024-292200-
MONROE NFDRS SITE-MONROE MS
33.87N  88.48W ELEV. 225 FT
454 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

DATE             FRI 08/29/14            SAT 08/30/14            SUN 08/31/14
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                      94          70          86          71          87
TEMP             67 84 91 93 88 75 72 71 70 79 83 83 78 73 72 71 71 80 85 85 81
DEWPT            65 67 65 65 66 69 69 70 70 74 72 73 73 73 72 71 71 73 72 71 72
MIN/MAX RH                   40         100          69         100          63
RH               94 57 42 40 49 82 93 98100 84 70 72 86100100100100 79 67 63 73
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          1  2  3  4  2  2  3  2  2  4  4  4  3  2  2  3  3  4  5  5  3
CLOUDS           FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)        13 13 30 30 54 54 84 84 77 77 92 92 90 90 92 92 68 68 63 63 65
POP 12HR                     10          40          70          60          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.78        0.23        0.69
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC
TSTMS                        SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC
MIXHGT M AGL         2838  3002  1199   289  2053  2218   555   161  2135  2517
MIXHGT FT AGL        9310  9848  3935   948  6735  7277  1821   529  7003  8258
MIXHGT M MSL         2904  3068  1266   355  2119  2284   621   227  2200  2583
MIXHGT FT MSL        9526 10064  4152  1164  6951  7494  2037   745  7219  8475
TRANSWIND DIR           S     S     S    SW     S    SW    NW     E     S    SW
TWIND SPD M/S           2     4     2     3     3     6     4     1     5     6
TWIND SPD MPH           5    10     5     6     8    14     9     3    11    14
VENT INDEX                 9204        5691       11420        1863       15498
CATEGORY DAY                  4           3           4           1           4
500M MIXHGT T          89    92    88    84    84    88    83    82    83    91
500M TWND DIR           S     S    SW    SW     S    SW     W     S    SE     S
500M TWND M/S           2     3     5     4     2     5     4     1     4     4
500M TWND MPH           4     6    12    10     4    11    10     3     9    10
DISPERSION             25    30     6     6    43    56     6     5    50    54
LAL                     1     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
LASI                    4     4     4     3     4     4     3     3     3     4
STABILITY               A     B     F     D     B     C     D     D     B     C
STAG INDEX                    3           1           2           1           1


DATE           MON 09/01/14    TUE 09/02/14    WED 09/03/14    THU 09/04/14
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            72      92      71      93      72      94      70      92
TEMP           73  72  89  84  73  71  90  85  74  72  90  85  72  70  89  84
DEWPT          72  71  72  71  71  70  71  72  71  71  71  70  70  69  70  70
MAX/MIN RH         96      52      97      52      95      49      97      49
RH             96  95  58  64  94  96  55  65  92  94  53  62  94  96  53  63
WIND DIR            S       S       S      SW       S      NW      SE      NE
WIND SPD            2       3       2       3       0       2       0       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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