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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
229 PM CDT TUE SEP 23 2014

TXZ024-241015-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
229 PM CDT TUE SEP 23 2014

DATE           09/23/14      WED 09/24/14            THU 09/25/14            FRI
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 TEMP                 64          82          61          82          58
TEMP          83 80 73 70 68 66 70 78 81 79 70 67 65 63 68 77 81 79 68 65 62 60
DEWPT         59 58 60 60 59 60 61 60 59 58 59 60 59 58 57 57 56 55 54 52 51 50
MAX/MIN RH                   82          47          84          42          69
RH            44 47 64 71 73 81 73 54 47 49 68 78 81 84 68 50 42 44 61 63 67 69
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      12 11  8  6  5  5  6  5  8  9  5  5  4  4  5  8  9  9  8  5  4  4
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     46 59 59 59 62 65 61 56 55 54 55 56 52 48 47 47 46 45 46 46 42 39
POP 12HR                     20          30          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.22        0.06        0.04           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL            3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  4
MIXING HGT     9  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  8  9  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  8  9  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SE SE SE SE  S SW  W
T WIND SPD    17 16  9 17 11  4  9 10 11 12  5  3  3  2  3  4  5  8  6  5  4  4
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           09/26 SAT 09/27/14 SUN 09/28/14 MON 09/29/14 TUE 09/30/14
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 TEMP       80      58      80      58      82      60      84      60      84
TEMP          75 76 64 60 75 76 64 60 76 78 66 62 78 80 67 62 78 80
DEWPT         53 54 55 55 56 56 55 55 55 56 56 56 57 56 57 57 55 55
MIN/MAX RH         41      86      45      84      42      81      40      83      38
RH            46 46 73 84 52 50 73 84 48 47 70 81 48 44 70 84 45 42
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10       5      10      10      10      10      10

$$

TXZ026-241015-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
229 PM CDT TUE SEP 23 2014

DATE           09/23/14      WED 09/24/14            THU 09/25/14            FRI
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 TEMP                 65          83          62          84          61
TEMP          85 82 74 71 69 67 71 79 82 80 71 68 66 64 70 79 83 81 71 68 65 63
DEWPT         59 58 56 56 56 56 57 60 59 58 58 57 56 56 56 55 54 53 52 52 52 52
MAX/MIN RH                   68          45          76          36          68
RH            41 44 53 59 63 68 61 52 46 47 63 68 70 75 61 44 37 38 51 57 63 67
WIND DIR       S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD      11 10 10  9  8  5  6  6  9  6  4  6  5  4  5  8  9  9  8  6  4  4
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     44 60 62 64 66 68 60 52 54 55 55 54 51 48 47 47 45 43 46 49 44 40
POP 12HR                     20          30          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.14        0.03        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL            2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  3  2  2  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  5
MIXING HGT     8  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  5  8  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  8 10  7 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  W
T WIND SPD    17 17 18 16 13  8 10  8 11 13  5  5  5  4  9  6  6  9  6  4  2  1
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           09/26 SAT 09/27/14 SUN 09/28/14 MON 09/29/14 TUE 09/30/14
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 TEMP       82      60      82      61      83      61      86      63      86
TEMP          77 79 66 62 77 78 67 63 78 79 67 63 80 82 70 65 81 82
DEWPT         54 54 55 55 56 55 55 56 56 56 57 57 57 55 57 58 57 56
MIN/MAX RH         39      79      41      79      41      82      37      77      38
RH            45 42 68 78 48 45 65 78 47 45 70 81 45 40 63 78 44 41
PWIND DIR           S      SE      SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10       5      10      10      10      10      10

$$

TXZ043-241015-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
229 PM CDT TUE SEP 23 2014

DATE           09/23/14      WED 09/24/14            THU 09/25/14            FRI
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 TEMP                 65          82          62          83          61
TEMP          81 79 72 70 68 66 71 78 81 79 71 68 66 64 69 78 82 80 70 67 65 63
DEWPT         63 62 60 59 59 59 59 64 59 60 61 56 56 56 55 54 52 50 50 52 54 55
MAX/MIN RH                   76          46          75          35          77
RH            54 56 66 68 73 78 66 62 47 52 71 65 70 75 61 43 35 35 49 59 68 75
WIND DIR       S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE  E SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S
WIND SPD       8  6  6  8  5  4  4  4  4  5  4  5  4  4  4  5  6  8  6  4  4  4
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     55 63 63 63 62 60 55 48 51 53 51 49 48 46 46 47 42 37 40 43 43 44
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.04        0.02        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS
TSTMS         SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS
LAL            3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIXING HGT     8  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  7  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  6  7  4 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S SE SE  S  S  S SW  S  S SE  E SE SE SE  S  E  E  E SE SE  S NW
T WIND SPD    10 13 10 14 13  5  8  3  5  9  5  5  4  3  9  8  8 10  5  4  2  2
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           09/26 SAT 09/27/14 SUN 09/28/14 MON 09/29/14 TUE 09/30/14
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 TEMP       81      62      82      61      83      62      86      64      86
TEMP          76 78 68 64 77 79 67 63 78 79 68 64 80 82 70 66 81 82
DEWPT         55 56 57 58 57 57 57 57 56 56 57 58 57 55 57 58 59 57
MIN/MAX RH         44      81      44      81      41      83      37      75      40
RH            48 47 68 81 50 47 70 81 47 45 68 81 45 40 63 75 47 43
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10       5      10      10       5       5       5

$$

TXZ035-241015-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
229 PM CDT TUE SEP 23 2014

DATE           09/23/14      WED 09/24/14            THU 09/25/14            FRI
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 TEMP                 63          79          60          79          58
TEMP          80 78 71 68 66 65 69 75 78 76 68 66 63 62 67 75 78 76 67 64 62 60
DEWPT         61 61 62 62 62 61 62 61 59 60 61 59 58 57 57 58 58 57 54 51 50 51
MAX/MIN RH                   88          52          83          50          72
RH            52 56 73 81 87 87 78 62 52 58 78 78 84 84 70 55 50 52 63 63 65 72
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD      11  9  6  6  6  5  8  6  9  8  5  5  4  4  4  6  8  9  8  6  4  4
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     52 61 60 59 59 59 57 55 53 51 51 50 49 48 47 47 48 48 47 46 43 40
POP 12HR                     20          30          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.12        0.02        0.04           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL            3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  4  4
MIXING HGT     7  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  7  6  3 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  7  7  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S SE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S SE SW  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD    14 14  6  6 10  4 13 11 13 16  4  2  3  2  6  3  6  9 13  5  3  2
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           09/26 SAT 09/27/14 SUN 09/28/14 MON 09/29/14 TUE 09/30/14
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 TEMP       76      57      77      57      80      59      81      61      82
TEMP          72 73 63 59 72 74 63 59 75 76 65 61 76 77 67 63 77 79
DEWPT         53 54 56 56 57 57 56 55 55 56 56 57 56 55 57 58 54 52
MIN/MAX RH         48      90      52      87      45      87      42      84      38
RH            51 51 78 90 59 55 78 87 50 50 73 87 50 47 70 84 45 39
PWIND DIR           S      SE       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10       5      10      10      10      10       5

$$

TXZ031-241015-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
229 PM CDT TUE SEP 23 2014

DATE           09/23/14      WED 09/24/14            THU 09/25/14            FRI
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 TEMP                 65          82          61          84          61
TEMP          85 82 74 71 69 67 71 78 81 79 70 67 65 63 69 79 83 80 71 68 65 63
DEWPT         61 59 57 57 58 58 59 61 59 59 60 58 57 56 56 56 54 53 52 52 52 52
MAX/MIN RH                   73          47          78          37          67
RH            45 46 55 61 68 73 66 56 47 50 71 73 75 78 63 45 37 39 51 57 63 67
WIND DIR       S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD       9  9  9  9  8  5  5  6  6  6  4  6  5  4  5  6  8  9  8  6  4  4
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     47 64 64 64 65 66 59 52 53 55 54 52 50 48 48 48 45 43 45 47 44 40
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.13        0.03        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL            2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  5  5
MIXING HGT     8  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  5  8  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  8  9  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE  S SW  W
T WIND SPD    16 16 17 16 14 10  8  6 11 13  5  5  5  4 10  6  6 10  6  4  3  3
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           09/26 SAT 09/27/14 SUN 09/28/14 MON 09/29/14 TUE 09/30/14
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 TEMP       82      60      82      61      84      60      86      63      86
TEMP          77 79 66 62 77 78 67 63 79 80 67 62 80 82 70 65 81 82
DEWPT         55 55 56 56 56 56 56 56 57 57 57 57 57 56 57 58 58 56
MIN/MAX RH         41      80      42      79      41      83      38      78      38
RH            47 44 70 81 48 47 68 78 47 45 70 84 45 41 63 78 46 41
PWIND DIR           S      SE       S      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10       5      10      10      10      10      10

$$

TXZ029-241015-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
229 PM CDT TUE SEP 23 2014

DATE           09/23/14      WED 09/24/14            THU 09/25/14            FRI
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 TEMP                 62          78          59          79          57
TEMP          79 77 70 67 65 64 68 74 77 75 67 65 62 61 66 74 78 76 67 63 61 59
DEWPT         59 59 61 61 61 62 61 62 59 59 60 60 59 58 58 58 58 58 56 53 52 51
MAX/MIN RH                   93          53          89          50          75
RH            50 54 73 81 87 93 78 66 54 58 78 84 90 90 75 57 50 54 68 70 72 75
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      11 11  6  6  6  6  9  8  9  9  5  5  4  4  5  6  8  9  8  6  5  5
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     48 56 56 55 56 57 56 55 53 50 51 51 50 48 47 46 50 53 50 47 44 41
POP 12HR                     20          30          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.20        0.06        0.05           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL            3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  4
MIXING HGT     7  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  6  7  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  7  7  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SE SE SE SE  S  S SW
T WIND SPD    17 16  6  6  8  6 12 11 13 14  5  5  3  3  9  4  4  8  5  5  4  3
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           09/26 SAT 09/27/14 SUN 09/28/14 MON 09/29/14 TUE 09/30/14
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 TEMP       77      56      77      56      79      58      81      59      82
TEMP          72 74 62 58 72 74 62 58 74 75 64 60 76 77 65 61 77 78
DEWPT         52 54 55 55 56 56 56 54 54 56 56 56 56 55 56 57 54 51
MIN/MAX RH         45      89      50      89      45      87      43      87      36
RH            49 50 78 90 57 53 81 86 50 52 75 87 50 47 73 87 45 39
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10      10      10      10      10       5

$$

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..........................WIND CHILL TEMPERATURE
HEAT INDX...........................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
       F+.............DENSE FOG
       H..............HAZE
       BS.............BLOWING SNOW
       K..............SMOKE
       BD.............BLOWING DUST
       AF.............VOLCANIC ASHFALL
LAL(CAT)............................LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL
HAINES(CAT).........................HAINES INDEX
MIXING HGT(THOUSANDS OF FT AGL)........MIXING HEIGHT
     EXAMPLE: 6 = 6000 FEET; 12 = 12000 FEET; <1 = LESS THAN 1000 FEET
T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION
T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED
RFTI................................RED FLAG THREAT INDEX
     CATEGORY...
       HS............HISTORICALLY CRITICAL
       EX............EXTREMELY CRITICAL
       CH............CRITICAL - HIGH
       CL............CRITICAL - LOW
       EL............ELEVATED
       NO............NONE
WATCH/WARNING/ADVISORY...
     EXAMPLE: W = WARNING; Y = ADVISORY; A = WATCH
     IN EFFECT FOR THE INDICATED HOUR

DAY 4 THROUGH 7...
MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE
TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE
DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
     EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER
AVE CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS







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