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FOUS54 KLUB 221138  
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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX  
638 AM CDT FRI SEP 22 2017  
 
TXZ024-230000-  
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX  
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT  
638 AM CDT FRI SEP 22 2017  
 
DATE FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17 SUN 09/24/17  
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 91 68 86 67 80  
TEMP 70 79 87 91 86 77 73 70 68 75 83 86 82 74 71 69 67 72 78 80 77  
DEWPT 63 66 65 62 62 63 65 65 64 65 64 61 61 60 60 62 63 65 65 64 65  
MIN/MAX RH 38 88 44 89 58  
RH 79 65 48 38 44 63 77 84 87 70 53 44 49 63 69 79 87 78 65 58 67  
WIND DIR S S S S S SE S S S S S S SE SE S S S S S S S  
WIND SPD 8 13 13 14 12 11 12 9 11 12 13 14 13 10 11 12 12 12 12 12 9  
CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 OV OV OV B2  
CLOUDS(%) 10 19 16 25 25 41 40 65 50 64 61 59 56 75 83 91 87 92 91 92 78  
POP 12HR 10 5 20 40 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.05 0.10 0.32  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S C C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S S S S C C C C L L L L L  
LAL 1 1 1 1 3 3 4 4 4 4  
HAINES 4 4 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 4300 7100 4400 1300 7000 8300 4800 2200 3600 3700  
T WIND DIR S S SE S S S SE S S S  
T WIND SPD 18 23 16 13 21 24 21 24 21 11  
RFTI 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  
 
DATE MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17  
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 64 76 58 72 57 73 55 73  
TEMP 67 64 74 72 62 58 70 69 60 57 70 69 59 55 70 69  
DEWPT 63 63 66 65 61 58 61 59 57 56 60 59 55 53 56 56  
MAX/MIN RH 97 71 99 67 99 64 93 56  
RH 87 97 76 79 97 98 74 71 92 98 70 69 87 93 61 63  
PWIND DIR S S NE NE NE NE NE NE  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1  
POP 12HR 60 70 70 50 40 30 20 30  
 

 
 
TXZ026-230000-  
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX  
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT  
638 AM CDT FRI SEP 22 2017  
 
DATE FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17 SUN 09/24/17  
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 93 70 89 69 85  
TEMP 71 80 89 93 88 79 75 72 70 78 86 89 85 76 73 71 69 76 82 85 81  
DEWPT 65 68 68 64 64 65 66 66 65 66 64 62 61 60 60 62 63 65 63 62 63  
MIN/MAX RH 38 86 41 83 46  
RH 81 67 50 38 44 63 75 81 84 67 48 41 45 57 64 74 81 70 52 46 54  
WIND DIR S S S S S SE S S S S S S SE SE S S S S S S S  
WIND SPD 8 12 13 14 11 12 12 10 9 12 13 13 12 13 13 11 10 13 13 13 10  
CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW SC FW B1 SC B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 7 19 16 20 20 46 22 53 37 57 47 42 36 57 58 74 71 78 76 73 79  
POP 12HR 5 5 10 10 40  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0.15  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C L  
TSTMS C C C C L  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 4 4  
HAINES 3 4 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 5200 6900 4800 800 6700 8000 4500 1100 5100 6200  
T WIND DIR S S SE S S S SE S S S  
T WIND SPD 17 20 20 17 17 23 17 18 20 19  
RFTI 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  
 
DATE MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17  
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 66 78 61 75 59 76 56 75  
TEMP 70 66 76 75 64 61 73 72 62 59 73 72 60 56 72 71  
DEWPT 63 64 66 67 63 60 63 63 60 58 62 61 56 54 57 57  
MAX/MIN RH 93 69 97 66 96 62 93 54  
RH 79 93 71 77 95 97 72 74 92 96 68 68 87 93 60 62  
PWIND DIR SE S E NE NE NE NE NE  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1  
POP 12HR 60 70 70 60 40 30 20 20  
 

 
 
TXZ043-230000-  
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX  
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT  
638 AM CDT FRI SEP 22 2017  
 
DATE FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17 SUN 09/24/17  
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 69 89 68 86  
TEMP 71 80 90 94 89 78 74 71 69 77 86 89 85 76 72 70 68 75 83 86 82  
DEWPT 65 68 68 64 63 64 65 66 65 65 62 61 59 59 61 63 64 64 62 62 61  
MIN/MAX RH 37 88 38 87 44  
RH 81 66 48 37 42 62 74 84 87 66 45 39 41 56 68 79 87 68 49 45 48  
WIND DIR S S S S SE SE SE S S S S SE SE SE SE S S S S S S  
WIND SPD 5 13 13 13 12 12 12 9 6 11 12 13 12 10 11 9 9 12 12 10 10  
CLOUDS FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 15 47 30 30 37 31 23 44 45 51 42 47 48 53 55 72 72 75 76 77 79  
POP 12HR 5 5 5 10 30  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0.11  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C L  
TSTMS C C C C L  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 3  
HAINES 4 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 6000 8600 6400 1900 6900 7600 4500 1700 3300 6000  
T WIND DIR S S S S S S SE S S S  
T WIND SPD 17 19 26 20 18 20 18 21 16 16  
RFTI 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  
 
DATE MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17  
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 66 80 62 76 60 77 57 75  
TEMP 70 66 78 76 66 62 74 73 63 60 74 73 61 57 72 71  
DEWPT 63 64 66 65 63 61 63 61 60 58 61 60 59 55 58 54  
MAX/MIN RH 92 62 97 62 94 58 95 51  
RH 78 92 67 68 91 97 69 66 90 93 65 64 92 94 60 56  
PWIND DIR SE S E NE NE NE NE NE  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1  
POP 12HR 60 70 70 70 50 50 30 30  
 

 
 
TXZ035-230000-  
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX  
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT  
638 AM CDT FRI SEP 22 2017  
 
DATE FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17 SUN 09/24/17  
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 90 68 82 66 78  
TEMP 69 78 86 90 86 76 72 70 68 74 80 82 79 72 69 67 66 71 76 78 75  
DEWPT 63 66 65 62 60 62 63 64 64 64 63 61 61 61 62 63 63 64 64 65 64  
MIN/MAX RH 39 87 49 90 64  
RH 81 67 49 39 42 62 72 81 87 72 57 49 54 68 78 86 90 79 66 64 69  
WIND DIR S S S S S SE S S S S S S SE SE S S S S S S S  
WIND SPD 8 13 14 14 13 13 12 11 11 16 14 16 16 13 13 13 13 14 13 12 11  
CLOUDS FW SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 16 43 24 27 37 44 61 63 68 80 67 65 76 84 87 93 93 93 88 87 78  
POP 12HR 10 10 30 50 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.11 0.19 0.30  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS C C C C C C C C L L L L L  
LAL 1 1 1 1 3 3 4 4 4 4  
HAINES 2 2 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 3500 6100 3700 1800 3100 7900 5700 1600 1800 1400  
T WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S  
T WIND SPD 19 21 12 16 21 25 26 19 23 11  
RFTI 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  
 
DATE MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17  
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 62 75 58 72 55 73 54 71  
TEMP 65 62 73 72 61 58 70 69 58 55 70 69 58 54 68 67  
DEWPT 63 62 65 65 60 57 60 59 56 54 58 59 54 53 55 57  
MAX/MIN RH 100 74 96 66 96 62 96 60  
RH 93100 77 80 95 96 71 71 92 96 66 70 87 96 63 70  
PWIND DIR S S E NE NE NE NE NE  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1  
POP 12HR 50 70 70 40 30 30 30 30  
 

 
 
TXZ031-230000-  
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX  
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT  
638 AM CDT FRI SEP 22 2017  
 
DATE FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17 SUN 09/24/17  
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 69 89 68 86  
TEMP 71 80 90 94 89 78 74 71 69 77 86 89 85 76 72 70 68 75 83 86 82  
DEWPT 65 68 68 63 63 64 66 66 65 66 64 61 61 60 61 63 64 65 63 62 63  
MIN/MAX RH 36 89 39 86 45  
RH 80 66 48 36 42 62 76 84 87 68 49 39 45 58 68 78 86 70 51 45 53  
WIND DIR S S S S S SE S S S S S S SE SE S S S S S S S  
WIND SPD 8 13 13 13 11 12 13 10 9 12 13 13 12 12 12 11 10 13 13 12 10  
CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW SC FW B1 SC B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 8 24 19 23 24 45 24 53 37 55 44 43 40 57 59 78 72 79 77 77 78  
POP 12HR 5 5 10 10 40  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0.16  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C L  
TSTMS C C C C L  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 4 4  
HAINES 3 4 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 4600 7600 5000 1200 6900 8100 4600 1400 4300 6300  
T WIND DIR S S SE S S S SE S S S  
T WIND SPD 17 20 20 17 18 21 17 20 20 18  
RFTI 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  
 
DATE MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17  
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 66 79 61 75 58 77 56 75  
TEMP 70 66 77 75 65 61 73 72 61 58 74 73 60 56 72 71  
DEWPT 63 64 67 68 63 60 64 64 60 58 62 63 56 54 58 58  
MAX/MIN RH 93 70 96 70 100 62 93 57  
RH 78 93 73 78 95 95 73 76 94100 67 70 86 93 62 64  
PWIND DIR S S E NE NE NE NE NE  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1  
POP 12HR 60 80 70 60 50 40 20 30  
 

 
 
TXZ029-230000-  
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX  
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT  
638 AM CDT FRI SEP 22 2017  
 
DATE FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17 SUN 09/24/17  
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 90 65 81 63 77  
TEMP 67 76 86 90 85 74 70 67 65 72 78 81 77 70 67 65 63 69 75 77 74  
DEWPT 62 65 64 60 60 62 62 63 62 64 63 61 60 60 60 62 62 63 65 64 64  
MIN/MAX RH 37 92 51 97 64  
RH 84 68 48 37 43 66 76 86 90 77 59 51 55 71 79 91 97 82 72 64 71  
WIND DIR S S S S S SE S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  
WIND SPD 8 13 14 14 13 12 11 10 9 13 13 14 13 12 11 11 11 12 13 12 10  
CLOUDS FW SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 14 26 18 30 33 38 58 68 63 76 67 65 73 85 90 93 93 94 90 87 76  
POP 12HR 10 10 30 50 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.11 0.20 0.35  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS C C C C C C C C L L L L L  
LAL 1 1 1 1 3 3 4 4 5 5  
HAINES 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 2200 6200 3500 1600 5800 7900 5100 1400 1600 1900  
T WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S  
T WIND SPD 20 23 16 18 26 26 23 18 21 17  
RFTI 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  
 
DATE MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17  
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 61 74 56 70 54 71 53 70  
TEMP 64 61 72 70 60 56 68 67 57 54 68 67 57 53 67 66  
DEWPT 62 61 64 63 59 55 59 57 55 52 58 57 53 51 55 55  
MAX/MIN RH 100 71 99 65 95 63 93 61  
RH 93100 76 77 98 96 74 71 92 93 70 69 88 93 65 68  
PWIND DIR S S E NE NE NE NE NE  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1  
POP 12HR 60 60 60 40 30 30 30 20  
 

 
 
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 DIR DEG(DEGREES)...............20 FT. WIND DIRECTION IN TENS OF DEGREES  
RELATIVE TO DUE NORTH.  
EXAMPLE: 09 = 90 DEGREES = EAST; 18 = 180 DEGREES = SOUTH;  
27 = 270 DEGREES = WEST; 36 = 360 DEGREES = NORTH  
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED  
WIND GUST(MPH)......................20 FT. WIND GUST  
WIND CHILL..........................WIND CHILL TEMPERATURE  
HEAT INDEX..........................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 OF MEASURABLE 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...  
S..............SLIGHT CHANCE  
C..............CHANCE  
L..............LIKELY  
O..............OCCASIONAL  
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  
MIX HGT(FEET AGL)...................MIXING HEIGHT  
T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION  
T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED  
ADI (INDEX).........................ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX  
DISPERSION..........................LDSI  
MAX LVORI...........................LVORI  
STA PRES (INCHES MERCURY)...........STATION PRESSURE  
ADI (INDEX).........................ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX  
CEILING (FT)........................CEILING  
STABILITY (CAT).....................PASQUIL TURNER STABILITY  
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  
DWPT................................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE  
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY  
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT WIND SPEED  
EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER  
AVG CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY  
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION  
WEATHER...  
SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS  
 
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