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	EXPERIMENTAL...FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
520 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

GREEN CROSS RAWS-BERTIE NC
36.01N  76.90W ELEV. 52 FT
520 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

DATE             FRI 11/28/14            SAT 11/29/14            SUN 11/30/14
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                      44          27          53          38          65
TEMP             35 41 43 42 35 32 29 29 30 45 51 52 45 43 41 41 41 56 62 62 53
DEWPT            22 21 19 21 23 23 22 22 22 23 24 27 30 31 32 33 34 37 40 42 43
MIN/MAX RH                   36          75          33          76          42
RH               59 44 38 43 62 69 75 75 72 41 34 38 55 63 71 74 76 49 44 48 69
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW
WIND DIR DEG     32 33 33 32 32 32 24 20 18 20 19 19 18 19 20 21 21 22 22 21 21
WIND SPD          5  9  6  4  1  1  1  1  1  5  8  5  4  5  5  5  5  8 10  8  5
CLOUDS           CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)         0  0  3 20 24 38 52 50 48 38 28 24 20 14  8  8  8 13 17 16 15
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     4     4     3     4     4     5     5     4
MIX HGT              4000  3900  1300   300  2200  2100   300   300  1800  1800
T WIND DIR             NW    NW    SW     S    SW     S    SW    SW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             16     9     3     2     9    12    11     9    16    18
SMOKE DISP             FR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR
ADI                    62    41     8     1    28    34    10     4    41    47
MAX LVORI               2     3     4     4     3     2     3     4     3     3
STABILITY               F     C     B     F     F     C     C     F     F     C
CEILING             30000 23500  9800 11400 20800 11300 20800 30000 30000 30000
PRESSURE            30.27 30.26 30.28 30.27 30.28 30.21 30.21 30.18 30.23 30.19


DATE          MON 12/01/14 TUE 12/02/14 WED 12/03/14 THU 12/04/14
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          45    66    44    54    43    62    43    55
TEMP          48 48 64 54 48 45 53 48 45 44 60 51 47 44 54 45
DEWPT         45 44 51 49 45 41 43 43 44 44 51 49 44 41 39 36
MAX/MIN RH       90    53    88    64   100    64    96    50
RH            89 86 63 82 88 87 69 83 96 98 74 93 89 91 57 70
WIND DIR      SW SW SW SW NW  N NE  N  N  N SW SW NW  N  N  E
WIND SPD       5  3  5  3  3  9  9  4  3  2  3  1  2  3  3  1
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR          5    10    20    20    20    30    30    20
RAIN                       S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S

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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
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