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Poinsett Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrix


ARZ027-012200-
POINSETT NFDRS SITE-POINSETT AR
35.53N  90.69W ELEV. 335 FT
505 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE             SUN 02/01/15            MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN TEMP                 52          29          35          24          49
TEMP             41 44 50 52 46 39 35 32 29 31 34 35 32 29 27 25 24 32 44 49 45
DEWPT            40 42 45 43 37 30 26 22 19 16 16 17 18 20 20 20 21 23 26 27 27
MAX/MIN RH                   62          93          47          88          42
RH               96 93 83 71 71 70 69 66 66 53 47 47 56 69 74 81 88 69 49 42 49
WIND DIR          S  S  S  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  N  E NE SE  S  S  S SW  S  S
WIND SPD         16 18 18 16 16 17 19 18 16 11  8  6  2  1  1  3  4  6 10 13  9
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)       100100100100 90 90 90 90 91 46 44 33 24 24 24 24 20 20 20 20 24
POP 12HR                    100          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.80           0           0           0           0
FLURRIES                           IS IS
RAIN SHWRS        O  O NM NM
T WIND DIR        S SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NW SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD       20 16 11 23 27 29 28 27 24 18 10  5  1  2  4  4  4 14 12 12  5
MIXHGT M AGL          225  1154  1177   842   941   972   586     9   659   766
MIXHGT FT AGL         737  3787  3861  2760  3086  3189  1920    29  2163  2514
MIXHGT M MSL          307  1238  1261   926  1023  1055   682    92   743   851
MIXHGT FT MSL        1007  4061  4136  3037  3356  3459  2237   300  2438  2790
TRANSWIND DIR          SW     W    NW    NW     N    NW    SE     S     S     S
TWIND SPD M/S           6    10    13    11     7     2     1     2     5     4
TWIND SPD MPH          14    23    29    26    17     4     2     4    12    10
VENT INDEX                 9480       16393        6330         872        4255
CATEGORY DAY                  4           5           3           1           3
500M MIXHGT T          55    53    41    29    26    33    35    37    41    46
500M TWND DIR          SW     W    NW    NW     N     N    SE    SW    SW     S
500M TWND M/S          14    10    12    12     7     2     1     5     7     6
500M TWND MPH          32    24    28    27    16     5     3    12    16    13
DISPERSION             22    37    64    66    50    19     4     4    29    23
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
LASI                    2     3     3     2     3     4     4     3     2     3
STABILITY               D     D     D     D     C     C     F     E     B     C
STAG INDEX                    2           1           2           3           3


DATE               WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       34    51      29    35      24    41      31    51
TEMP          38   34 47 46 34   29 34 32 27   24 37 39 33   31 47 49
DEWPT         29   31 37 36 29   20 19 18 16   16 21 25 26   27 35 37
RH            70   89 68 68 82   69 54 56 63   71 52 57 75   85 63 63
WIND DIR            S     W      NE    NE       N    NE       S     S
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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