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	EXPERIMENTAL...FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
520 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

MDZ025-280900-
ASSATEAGUE ISLAND RAWS - WORCHESTER MD
38.08N  75.20W ELEV. 12 FT
520 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

DATE           11/27/14      FRI 11/28/14            SAT 11/29/14            SUN
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
EST 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                      31          41          31          49          45
TEMP             39 37 35 33 32 38 39 39 34 32 33 34 34 44 47 48 45 45 45 45 45
DEWPT            33 29 27 24 21 19 18 19 19 22 20 21 24 24 27 30 32 35 37 38 40
MAX/MIN RH                   79          38          68          41          79
RH               79 74 72 68 65 47 41 42 52 68 58 60 65 44 45 49 60 67 73 76 81
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW
WIND DIR DEG     32 32 32 31 31 32 32 31 32 32 32 32 30 20 20 19 19 20 21 22 22
WIND SPD         12 14 14 18 19 17 16 13  9  8  5  3  3  6 11 13 14 16 14 14 13
CLOUDS           B1 SC SC FW FW CL FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        69 50 37 21  6  0  8 33 42 55 68 73 77 64 52 50 49 36 23 24 24
VSBY             10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10
POP 12HR                     10           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00                        
RAIN SHWRS                                                                     
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     5     5     5     4     3     4     4     4
MIX HGT              1100  1200  4800  4600  2600  1400  2100  1800  1100  1000
T WIND DIR             NW    NW    NW    NW    NW     W     S     S    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             20    25    25    18    11     5    12    23    24    20
SMOKE DISP             PR    PR    GD    GD    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR
ADI                    21    42    67    57    20     7    34    36    23    23
MAX LVORI               4     3     1     2     3     3     3     2     3     3
STABILITY               D     D     D     C     E     F     C     D     D     D
CEILING             30000  4400 30000 27700 10800  7200  7200  9800 14800 26600
PRESSURE            30.06 30.11 30.20 30.21 30.27 30.27 30.28 30.23 30.22 30.18


DATE           11/30 MON 12/01/14 TUE 12/02/14 WED 12/03/14 THU 12/04/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
EST 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN          56    49    57    43    50    46    54    45    48
TEMP          54 52 50 49 56 50 46 43 49 48 47 46 53 49 47 45 48 45
DEWPT         39 44 48 47 48 46 42 37 38 41 46 46 49 47 43 41 38 38
MIN/MAX RH       53    94    66    92    62   100    76    93    65
RH            57 72 92 92 74 87 86 80 66 77 96100 86 92 86 87 69 76
WIND DIR      SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N NE  E SE  S SW SW NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD      13 13 14 12 10  6 13 14 12 10  6  6 10  8  6  5  6  3
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5    10    20    20    20    30    20    20
RAIN                             S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S

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VAZ099-280900-
EXPERIMENTAL ONLY...THIS PRODUCT IS FOR PLANNING AND REVIEW PURPOSES ONLY AND
IS NOT TO BE SUBSTITUTED FOR AN OFFICIAL FIRE WEATHER SPOT
FORECAST.
BELOW IS A WEATHER ELEMENT KEY FOR THIS PRODUCT.
(NOTE...WINDS DO NOT REFLECT LOCAL TERRAIN EFFECTS.)

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 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
VSBY................................VISIBILITY VALUE IN STATUTE MILES
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...
       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
HAINES(CAT).........................HAINES INDEX
MIX HGT(FT AGL).....................MIXING HEIGHT
T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION
T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED
SMOKE DISPERSION....................SMOKE DISPERSION CATEGORY
     VALUES: VP = VERY POOR; PR = POOR; FR = FAIR; GD = GOOD
ADI (INDEX).........................ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX
CEILING (FT)........................CEILING
PRESSURE (INCHES MERCURY)...........STATION PRESSURE
MAX LVORI (INDEX)...................LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX
STABILITY (CAT).....................PASQUILL 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
DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WIND DIR............................20 FT. WIND DIRECTION
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
AVG CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS