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	EXPERIMENTAL...FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
520 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

VAZ081-292100-
JAMES RIVER NWR RAWS-PRINCE GEORGE VA
37.25N  77.25W ELEV. 50 FT
520 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

DATE             THU 01/29/15            FRI 01/30/15            SAT 01/31/15
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                      47          33          43          20          41
TEMP             22 34 44 45 40 38 36 34 34 38 42 41 32 28 25 22 22 31 38 39 34
DEWPT            10 13 12 17 21 25 27 28 28 23 19 15 12 10  8  8  7  6  5  7 11
MIN/MAX RH                   25          78          31          54          22
RH               60 41 27 32 46 59 69 78 78 53 39 34 43 46 48 53 52 34 25 26 37
WIND DIR         NW  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW
WIND DIR DEG     32 16 18 18 18 20 21 25 29 31 31 31 31 31 31 31 31 31 30 29 24
WIND SPD          1  3  8  9  8  9  8  8  6 13 17 16 10  9  6  5  4  9  8  5  1
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)        27 45 63 71 78 76 73 53 33 30 26 17  7  8  9  8  7  8  9 18 26
VSBY             10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           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     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              2000  2100   300  1300  5100  5100  1600  1200  3100  3000
T WIND DIR              S     S    SW     W    NW    NW    NW    NW    NW     W
T WIND SPD              5    12    13     9    24    32    26    18    16     8
SMOKE DISP             PR    PR    PR    PR    VG    VG    FR    PR    PR    PR
ADI                    16    27    15    11    88   100    56    15    43    39
MAX LVORI               2     2     3     4     3     1     2     2     2     2
STABILITY               F     C     C     E     E     C     B     F     F     B
CEILING             14800 11600  8600  4700  4000  4700 30000 30000 30000 26600
PRESSURE            30.23 30.09 29.95 29.84 29.89 29.95 30.11 30.17 30.23 30.20


DATE          SUN 02/01/15 MON 02/02/15 TUE 02/03/15 WED 02/04/15
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          27    44    35    43    21    38    25    45
TEMP          30 28 42 40 37 36 42 33 26 22 36 32 28 27 42 40
DEWPT         14 17 21 26 34 36 29 16  9  5  7 13 14 17 30 34
MAX/MIN RH       61    41   100    44    53    28    68    55
RH            51 62 43 57 89100 59 49 48 47 29 44 55 65 62 78
WIND DIR      SW SW SW SE  E  N  N  N NW NW NW NW SW SW SW SE
WIND SPD       2  2  4  3  3  5 12  8  5  3  5  1  1  0  4  1
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR          0    20    60    40    10    10    10    40
RAIN                 S  S  L  C  C                       C  C

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VAZ096-292100-
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