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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
143 AM CST Tue Dec 6 2022

TXZ012-062200-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
143 AM CST Tue Dec 6 2022

Date             Tue 12/06/22            Wed 12/07/22            Thu 12/08/22
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                 66          39          65          45          60
Temp          45 39 41 57 64 59 48 44 42 41 45 59 64 58 54 52 50 46 48 57 59 53
DewPt         32 32 31 33 32 34 37 39 39 39 40 44 46 47 48 50 49 44 39 28 20 19
Min/Max RH                   30         100          51          96          22
RH            60 76 67 40 30 39 65 82 89 92 82 57 52 67 80 93 96 93 71 33 22 26
Wind Dir       N NW NW  W  W  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W
Wind Spd       8  4  5 11 11  5  8  9  8  6  9 10 12  9  9 10  9 13 14 20 20 12
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW CL FW CL
Clouds(%)      1  4 19 20 11 18 16 43 61 74 67 54 55 49 55 58 60 30 18  4  7  3
PoP 12HR                      0           0          10          30           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.04           0
Rain Shwrs                                           SC SC SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     4     3     3     2     2     2     4     4     4
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  4  5 <1
Vent Rate      6  2  3 18 35  3  9  7  7  5  6 22 39  9  8  8 10 10 24112111  6
T Wind Dir     N  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W
T Wind Spd    12  5  6 12 12  8 18 16 16 12 13 16 17 13 16 14 16 17 23 29 26 13
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO


Date               Fri 12/09/22  Sat 12/10/22  Sun 12/11/22  Mon 12/12/22
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       29    56      33    54      34    56      36    50
Temp          37   30 50 50 40   33 49 48 39   35 52 50 41   37 45 43
DewPt         22   22 23 28 33   30 32 33 34   33 28 28 29   27 23 21
Max/Min RH         72    30      89    44      92    31      67    33
RH            54   72 34 42 76   89 52 56 82   92 39 42 62   67 41 41
PWind Dir           W     S       S    SW      SW     W       W    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL   FW SC B1 SC   FW FW SC FW   SC FW FW SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     5       5     5       0     0      10    10

$$

TXZ016-062200-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
143 AM CST Tue Dec 6 2022

Date             Tue 12/06/22            Wed 12/07/22            Thu 12/08/22
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                 66          39          66          42          58
Temp          46 43 49 62 65 57 48 44 41 41 46 61 66 59 51 50 46 43 45 55 58 51
DewPt         40 38 38 34 32 37 38 37 37 37 40 42 40 44 47 49 45 39 36 25 18 19
Min/Max RH                   29          94          38          96          21
RH            78 82 66 34 29 47 68 78 85 87 79 49 38 58 86 96 96 86 70 31 21 28
Wind Dir       W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  W
Wind Spd       9  9 12 18 16  8  4  4  4  4  4 12 12  8  5  9  9 13 14 20 19 13
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW CL CL
Clouds(%)      2  4 13 20 22 33 29 29 51 46 40 28 35 34 54 57 49 28 14  6  5  3
PoP 12HR                      0           0          10          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                           IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              3     3     3     3     2     2     3     4     4     4
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  3  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  4  5 <1
Vent Rate      5  5 11 56 87  6  1  2  1  2  3 33 85  8  7  9  9 10 25 98112  7
T Wind Dir     W  W  W  W  W SW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  W
T Wind Spd    12 12 19 23 21  9  5  8  5  5  8 14 20 12 12 14 13 18 24 28 26 13
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO


Date               Fri 12/09/22  Sat 12/10/22  Sun 12/11/22  Mon 12/12/22
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       28    57      31    55      33    57      33    49
Temp          35   29 52 50 38   32 50 49 37   34 52 50 39   34 45 42
DewPt         21   20 20 28 32   28 28 28 29   29 26 26 26   25 21 19
Max/Min RH         71    26      85    32      84    29      70    31
RH            56   70 28 43 79   85 42 44 72   82 36 39 59   69 38 39
PWind Dir           W    SW      SW     W      SW     W       W    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5    10

$$

TXZ008-062200-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
143 AM CST Tue Dec 6 2022

Date             Tue 12/06/22            Wed 12/07/22            Thu 12/08/22
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                 63          38          68          46          64
Temp          42 36 37 52 61 57 46 43 42 40 44 60 67 61 54 53 51 47 49 60 63 56
DewPt         29 27 26 30 31 33 34 36 37 38 39 42 42 46 47 49 49 45 40 31 21 20
Min/Max RH                   32          96          41          92          20
RH            61 68 65 42 32 40 63 75 83 90 82 51 41 58 77 85 91 92 69 33 20 24
Wind Dir       N NW  N  W NW NE  E  E SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W NW
Wind Spd       4  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  5  9  5  6  5  4 12 12 18 17 10
Clouds        FW CL CL FW CL CL FW B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC FW FW FW CL
Clouds(%)      9  3  3 10  4  4 13 52 68 61 65 48 46 40 49 57 56 29 14  6  7  3
PoP 12HR                      0           0           5          30           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.03           0
Rain Shwrs                                           IS IS SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     4     3     3     2     2     2     4     4     4
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  2  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4  6 <1
Vent Rate      8  1  2  6 11  2  3  5  2  3  3 20 30  7  9  7  7 10 35110151  5
T Wind Dir    NE NE  N  W  W  E SE  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W NW
T Wind Spd    10  2  2  4  5  5  8  8  4  6  4 12 11 12 12 12 12 17 26 28 26 10
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               Fri 12/09/22  Sat 12/10/22  Sun 12/11/22  Mon 12/12/22
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       31    58      33    56      35    59      36    53
Temp          39   31 52 52 41   34 51 50 41   36 54 53 44   37 48 46
DewPt         25   25 26 29 32   29 30 33 34   33 28 27 29   28 24 21
Max/Min RH         78    28      83    38      89    28      68    31
RH            57   77 36 41 69   82 45 50 76   89 37 36 55   68 38 37
PWind Dir           W     S       S    SW       S     W       W    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL   FW SC SC SC   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     0       5     5       0     5      10    20

$$

TXZ008-062200-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
143 AM CST Tue Dec 6 2022

Date             Tue 12/06/22            Wed 12/07/22            Thu 12/08/22
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                 63          39          67          46          63
Temp          42 37 37 52 61 56 48 45 43 42 45 59 66 60 55 53 52 47 49 58 62 55
DewPt         30 28 27 31 31 32 35 37 38 38 39 42 42 46 48 50 49 45 40 30 21 19
Min/Max RH                   32          95          42          94          21
RH            62 70 66 44 33 40 62 74 82 88 79 53 42 58 76 87 92 94 71 34 21 24
Wind Dir       N  N  N  W  W  E SE SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W NW
Wind Spd       5  4  4  4  5  4  5  4  4  5  5  8 10  9 10  9  9 14 14 19 17 11
Clouds        FW CL CL FW CL CL FW B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC FW FW FW CL
Clouds(%)      7  3  3 12  4  5 14 52 67 61 61 45 46 36 48 57 54 28 12  6  7  3
PoP 12HR                      0           0           5          30           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
Rain Shwrs                                           IS IS SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     4     3     2     2     2     2     4     4     4
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4  6 <1
Vent Rate      7  3  2  7 13  4  5  3  2  5  4 20 34  7 10 14 12 10 35106153  5
T Wind Dir    NE NE  W  W SW  E SE  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W NW
T Wind Spd    10  5  4  5  6 11 11  6  6 10  8 13 12 13 13 17 14 18 26 28 27 11
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               Fri 12/09/22  Sat 12/10/22  Sun 12/11/22  Mon 12/12/22
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       32    57      34    55      36    58      37    51
Temp          39   32 50 51 42   35 49 50 41   37 52 53 44   38 46 45
DewPt         26   26 25 29 32   30 30 32 35   34 28 27 29   28 24 21
Max/Min RH         77    28      82    40      90    30      66    32
RH            58   77 38 43 68   81 48 51 78   90 40 37 56   66 42 38
PWind Dir           W     S       S    SW       S     W       W    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL   FW SC SC SC   FW FW SC SC   SC FW FW SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     0       5     5       0     0      10    20

$$

TXZ006-062200-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
143 AM CST Tue Dec 6 2022

Date             Tue 12/06/22            Wed 12/07/22            Thu 12/08/22
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                 62          31          64          36          59
Temp          33 28 34 55 62 54 42 38 36 33 40 58 64 56 47 44 41 37 43 56 59 50
DewPt         23 22 26 30 28 30 30 29 29 30 35 36 35 36 38 39 38 34 34 24 14 15
Min/Max RH                   27          96          34          93          17
RH            65 77 72 38 27 40 63 71 77 88 83 44 34 46 72 81 89 90 69 28 17 24
Wind Dir       N  N  W SW SW SE SE SW  W SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W NW
Wind Spd       4  3  4  9  9  6  6  5  4  4  5 12 14  9  8  8  9 12 13 19 18 10
Clouds        CL CL CL SC FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC FW FW CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      1  1  2 30 18 14 22 37 62 59 56 32 15 18 25 41 28 18  6  3  5  2
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0          10           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     4     4     3     3     2     3     4     4     4
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  1  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  5  8 <1
Vent Rate      2  1  1 13 26  4  4  4  3  2  3 27 73  6  6  7  8 10 19130184  3
T Wind Dir    NE  W  W  W  S  E SE SW  W SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NW NW
T Wind Spd     5  3  4 10 10 11  9  8  9  5  6 14 19 12 13 12 13 18 21 29 26  6
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               Fri 12/09/22  Sat 12/10/22  Sun 12/11/22  Mon 12/12/22
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       22    54      25    53      26    55      28    48
Temp          32   23 47 47 33   25 48 45 32   27 50 49 36   29 44 41
DewPt         17   17 19 21 22   15 23 23 24   23 22 22 21   21 21 18
Max/Min RH         79    24      66    31      85    27      73    33
RH            54   78 32 34 61   63 36 42 70   84 33 34 54   73 39 39
PWind Dir          NW    SW      SW     W      SW     W       W     N
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0      10    20

$$

OKZ002-062200-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
143 AM CST Tue Dec 6 2022

Date             Tue 12/06/22            Wed 12/07/22            Thu 12/08/22
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                 51          28          62          37          60
Temp          31 27 31 44 50 46 37 33 32 31 37 54 61 53 46 43 41 38 43 55 59 50
DewPt         21 21 22 24 25 26 28 29 29 29 32 34 35 38 38 39 40 38 36 29 23 25
Min/Max RH                   36         100          37         100          25
RH            66 77 68 44 37 45 70 84 91 93 82 47 37 57 75 87 95100 77 37 25 37
Wind Dir       N  N  N NW NE  E  E SE SE SE  S SW  S  E SE  S SW  W  W NW NW  N
Wind Spd       4  4  3  4  4  4  5  4  4  4  4  6 10  6  5  4  4 12 11 16 18  9
Clouds        FW FW FW B1 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     11  6 11 52 70 64 44 30 52 68 67 38 19 33 38 47 50 37 22 14 13  7
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0          20           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                 IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              3     4     4     3     3     2     3     4     4     4
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  2  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  6  7 <1
Vent Rate      3  2  2  8  9  2  2  2  1  1  3 11 39  6  5  4  4  7  9138182  6
T Wind Dir     N  N  W  W  E  E  E SE  S  W  W SW  S  E  E SE  S SW  W  W NW  N
T Wind Spd     5  4  3  5  5  5  8  5  4  5  5  8 14 12 10  9 10 13 17 26 28 13
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               Fri 12/09/22  Sat 12/10/22  Sun 12/11/22  Mon 12/12/22
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       23    55      25    53      28    57      29    50
Temp          32   24 48 48 34   26 48 46 34   29 52 51 39   30 45 42
DewPt         25   22 23 22 27   19 23 27 26   26 24 23 24   24 22 19
Max/Min RH         94    26      79    33      89    24      78    31
RH            76   92 36 35 76   77 37 46 73   89 34 33 55   78 39 38
PWind Dir          NW     S       S     W       S     W       W     N
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL   FW FW SC FW   FW FW SC FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0      10    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)...........20ft Wind Direction
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20ft Wind Speed
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
       Snow Shwrs......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
LAL(CAT)............................Lightning Activity Level
Haines(CAT).........................Haines Index
Mix Hgt(Thousands of FT AGL)........Mixing Height
     Example: 6 = 6000 Feet; 12 = 12000 Feet; <1 = Less than 1000 Feet
Vent Rate(Thousands of KT-FT AGL)...Ventilation Rate
     Example: 12 = 12,000 Feet; 120 = 120,000 Feet; <1 = Less than than 100 Foot
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
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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