National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

	EXPERIMENTAL...FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
620 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

VAZ081-252100-
JAMES RIVER NWR RAWS-PRINCE GEORGE VA
37.25N  77.25W ELEV. 50 FT
620 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

DATE             SAT 10/25/14            SUN 10/26/14            MON 10/27/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      72          48          74          43          73
TEMP             45 60 68 68 59 55 53 51 51 64 71 70 58 52 49 46 46 61 70 70 61
DEWPT            44 42 41 40 42 43 44 45 45 39 37 36 36 36 35 34 37 39 37 40 43
MIN/MAX RH                   31          86          26          71          28
RH              100 51 37 36 53 64 72 81 80 39 29 28 44 55 59 63 72 44 30 33 51
WIND DIR         NW NW  W SW SW  W  W  W NW NW  W NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  S  S  S
WIND DIR DEG     31 31 25 24 23 25 27 28 30 30 29 30 30 31 32 29 29 28 20 19 18
WIND SPD          1  3  4  8  4  4  4  4  4 10 10 10  3  3  3  3  3  2  3  3  2
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        10 11 12 17 21 18 14 13 11 11 10 10  9  5  0  0  0  4  7  9 11
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                  4     4     4     5     5     6     6     4     4     4
MIX HGT              2500  2400   300   300  3500  3400   300   300  1900  1800
T WIND DIR             NW    SW    SW     W    NW     W     W     W     W     S
T WIND SPD              4    10     8     6    18    14     3     3     5     6
SMOKE DISP             PR    PR    PR    PR    GD    GD    PR    PR    PR    PR
ADI                    16    32     8     3    56    56     2     2    12    21
MAX LVORI               5     2     3     5     3     2     3     3     3     2
STABILITY               F     B     B     F     F     C     B     F     F     B
CEILING             30000 30000 30000 30000 30000 30000 30000 30000 30000 26600
PRESSURE            29.85 29.77 29.71 29.70 29.76 29.76 29.84 29.90 29.96 29.92


DATE          TUE 10/28/14 WED 10/29/14 THU 10/30/14 FRI 10/31/14
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          50    81    57    77    52    65    49    64
TEMP          54 53 78 68 62 59 75 64 57 53 64 57 52 50 62 53
DEWPT         51 52 53 55 56 56 56 55 52 50 49 49 50 50 47 43
MAX/MIN RH      100    37    93    46    91    53    96    48
RH            90 96 42 62 81 90 52 73 84 90 58 75 93 99 57 67
WIND DIR      SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W  N  N NE  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       4  5  9  4  4  4  9  3  2  3  2  2  3  3  4  2
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 OV B2 SC B1 SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR          0     0     5    20    30    20    10    10
RAIN SHWRS                             C  S  S  S            

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VAZ096-252100-
GREAT DISMAL SWAMP RAWS-SUFFOLK VA
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