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	EXPERIMENTAL...FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
520 AM EST THU NOV 20 2014

NCZ015-202100-
ELIZABETH CITY RAWS-PASQUOTANK NC
36.21N  76.16W ELEV. 15 FT
520 AM EST THU NOV 20 2014

DATE             THU 11/20/14            FRI 11/21/14            SAT 11/22/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
EST 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                      53          33          44          28          52
TEMP             29 42 50 50 42 39 37 35 34 39 43 42 35 33 31 30 29 41 49 50 46
DEWPT            23 25 22 25 28 32 30 26 23 23 20 20 20 21 21 22 23 27 26 30 34
MIN/MAX RH                   30          78          36          78          38
RH               77 50 33 37 58 77 74 67 65 51 40 41 54 61 67 73 78 56 42 48 62
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  E  S SE  S
WIND DIR DEG     23 23 23 24 25 27 29 31 32 32 33 33 34 34 34 35 00 06 16 15 17
WIND SPD          9 10 11 10  8  9  9  9 10 10 10  9  6  6  5  5  4  3  2  3  3
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        18 12  6  6  5  3  1  4  6  3  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  7 10 17 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                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00                        
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     5     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              4700  4600   900  1100  3800  3800  1200   600  2300  2200
T WIND DIR             SW    SW     W    NW    NW    NW     N    NW     E     S
T WIND SPD             16    20     9    11    17    13     8     5     3     8
SMOKE DISP             GD    VG    PR    PR    FR    FR    PR    PR    PR    PR
ADI                    65    76    10     9    47    58    16     5    20    22
MAX LVORI               3     2     4     3     3     2     3     5     3     3
STABILITY               E     C     C     F     E     C     C     F     F     B
CEILING             30000 30000 30000 30000 26600 30000 30000 30000 25600 16300
PRESSURE            30.15 30.05 30.09 30.19 30.37 30.44 30.54 30.55 30.56 30.45


DATE          SUN 11/23/14 MON 11/24/14 TUE 11/25/14 WED 11/26/14
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX          41    66    59    72    55    64    46    56
TEMP          43 42 63 62 60 60 71 63 58 56 63 54 50 47 55 49
DEWPT         39 42 53 57 60 60 65 62 56 55 49 48 43 39 36 38
MAX/MIN RH      100    62   100    71   100    53    80    46
RH            87100 69 85100100 81 97 93 98 58 78 77 73 49 66
WIND DIR       S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W NW NW  W
WIND SPD       2  4 13 12 11  9 16 10  9  8  9  4  3  2  6  3
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5    80    80    40    40    40    30    10
RAIN                 S  D  D  C                              
RAIN SHWRS                       C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C      

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NCZ030-202100-
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