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	EXPERIMENTAL...FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
620 AM EDT SAT JUN 25 2016

NCZ015-252100-
ELIZABETH CITY RAWS-PASQUOTANK NC
36.21N  76.16W ELEV. 15 FT
620 AM EDT SAT JUN 25 2016

DATE             SAT 06/25/16            SUN 06/26/16            MON 06/27/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20

MAX/MIN                      81          64          81          65          85
TEMP             76 78 78 80 75 70 68 66 68 75 79 80 75 70 68 66 69 78 83 84 80
DEWPT            70 69 69 67 66 65 65 64 65 64 65 65 65 65 65 65 67 68 68 67 69
MIN/MAX RH                   66          97          58         100          58
RH               82 74 74 66 74 85 89 93 90 69 62 60 71 84 90 99 93 70 61 58 69
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E NE  E NE  E SE SE SE SE
WIND DIR DEG     05 04 04 04 04 04 04 04 04 04 05 05 07 06 07 06 09 12 12 13 15
WIND SPD          6 10 11 12 10  9  8  9  9  9  9 10  9  5  3  3  3  3  6 10  8
CLOUDS           B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        87 85 70 51 50 44 38 52 47 53 35 31 22 19 29 33 38 35 24 30 48
VSBY              6 10  6  6 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  4
POP 12HR                     20           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00                        
RAIN SHWRS        S     S  S                                                  C
TSTMS                   S  S                                                  C
LAL                     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3
HAINES                  3     3     4     4     4     4     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT              2900  3100   700   300  2700  2800   300   300  3400  3400
T WIND DIR             NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE     E     W     S    SE
T WIND SPD             12    16    11     9     8    10     4     1     4    11
SMOKE DISP             PR    FR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR
ADI                    29    42    13     8    26    27     6     3    22    37
MAX LVORI               4     3     6     6     4     3     7    10     6     3
STABILITY               D     C     B     F     F     B     B     F     F     B
CEILING              4000  8000 30000   300 15900  2200 30000   300 30000 26600
PRESSURE            30.06 30.09 30.14 30.15 30.19 30.17 30.14 30.10 30.09 30.02


DATE          TUE 06/28/16 WED 06/29/16 THU 06/30/16 FRI 07/01/16
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20

MIN/MAX          71    84    70    83    69    83    71    82
TEMP          74 74 83 79 73 73 82 78 72 72 82 79 73 74 81 78
DEWPT         70 71 72 71 70 71 72 70 67 66 64 68 68 70 70 71
MAX/MIN RH       97    67   100    69    90    55    91    66
RH            87 89 70 78 92 93 74 76 85 81 55 69 84 88 68 77
WIND DIR       S SW  S  S SW  W NW NE NE NE  E SE  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD       5  5  8  8  5  4  4  3  3  4  5  5  3  4  6  5
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 OV
POP 12HR         30    50    40    40    20    20    30    50
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C

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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