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	EXPERIMENTAL...FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
620 PM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

NCZ015-220900-
ELIZABETH CITY RAWS-PASQUOTANK NC
36.21N  76.16W ELEV. 15 FT
620 PM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

DATE           09/21/17      FRI 09/22/17            SAT 09/23/17            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
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08

MIN/MAX                      66          84          65          83          67
TEMP             77 72 69 68 70 82 83 82 75 71 68 67 70 81 83 82 76 71 69 69 71
DEWPT            68 68 67 67 68 68 67 66 67 66 65 65 66 67 66 66 66 66 66 66 66
MAX/MIN RH                   99          58          94          57          90
RH               74 87 92 97 92 62 59 59 76 84 91 94 87 64 57 58 71 84 90 90 84
WIND DIR          E  E SE  W NW NW  N NE  E SE SW NW  N  N NE NE  E  E NE  N  N
WIND DIR DEG     08 09 15 27 31 32 35 05 09 15 23 30 33 01 04 06 08 07 04 01 00
WIND SPD          4  3  2  3  3  4  3  3  3  2  2  2  3  3  4  5  3  3  2  3  3
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        17 17 20 18 24 23 37 42 32 32 31 26 22 27 27 34 22 24 27 28 30
VSBY              7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
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                  4     4     4     5     5     5     4     3     4     4
MIX HGT               800   300  3500  4300   300   300  3300  4000   400   300
T WIND DIR             SE     W    NW     N     W    NW     N    NE    NE     N
T WIND SPD              4     5    11     9     2     4     8     8     5     4
SMOKE DISP             PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR
ADI                     3     7    43    41     2     5    30    30     3     3
MAX LVORI               7     9     4     4     7     8     4     3     6     7
STABILITY               B     F     F     B     B     F     F     B     B     F
CEILING              9800 30000 15400  5600 14800 13800 18200 18200 18200 26600
PRESSURE            30.01 30.01 30.04  30.0 30.02 30.01 30.05 30.02 30.03 30.01


DATE           09/24 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
EDT 6HRLY     14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20

MAX/MIN          82    67    80    69    78    70    78    68    85
TEMP          81 75 70 69 78 74 71 70 77 74 71 71 77 73 70 71 83 75
DEWPT         67 66 66 68 70 69 69 68 69 68 68 68 68 67 67 66 67 67
MIN/MAX RH       63   100    72    99    74    93    71    93    57
RH            63 74 89 96 76 84 94 94 76 82 91 90 74 81 90 86 59 77
WIND DIR      NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW SW
WIND SPD       6  5  6  8 10  8  6  9 10  9 10 10 12  6  4  5  4  3
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5    10    20    20    20    20    20     5     5
RAIN SHWRS                 S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S            

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NCZ030-220900-
PEANUT BELT RESEARCH STATION NC-BERTIE NC
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