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	EXPERIMENTAL...FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
620 PM EDT SUN JUN 25 2017

PEANUT BELT RESEARCH STATION NC-BERTIE NC
36.13N  77.18W ELEV. 61 FT
620 PM EDT SUN JUN 25 2017

DATE           06/25/17      MON 06/26/17            TUE 06/27/17            WED
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                      65          83          62          80          58
TEMP             81 73 69 66 69 77 81 82 75 69 66 63 66 74 78 79 72 65 63 59 64
DEWPT            65 67 61 58 59 56 55 56 60 61 59 58 59 58 55 54 56 56 55 55 56
MAX/MIN RH                   81          40          87          41          88
RH               59 81 75 76 73 48 41 41 60 76 79 84 78 56 45 42 57 73 76 87 75
WIND DIR          W NW NW  N  N NE SW SW SW  S SW  W  N  N  N  W  W NW NW  N  N
WIND DIR DEG     28 30 33 34 00 03 22 23 22 20 20 28 34 00 34 28 28 30 33 34 00
WIND SPD          3  3  3  3  3  4  2  4  2  2  2  3  3  5  3  3  2  3  2  3  3
CLOUDS           B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        62 42 38 29  8 17 18 23 22 32 34 46 54 64 66 71 58 35 18  8 17
VSBY              7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7
POP 12HR                      0           5           5          40           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.14           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00                        
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  C  C               
TSTMS                                                       C  C               
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     5     5     4     4     5     5     5
MIX HGT              2200   900  6300  7000  1600  1100  4000  5300  1600   300
T WIND DIR             NW    NW    NW     W     W     N     N     W    NW     N
T WIND SPD              9     6     5    10     3     9     4     4     5     5
SMOKE DISP             PR    PR    PR    GD    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR
ADI                     9    11    48    70     4    13    16    21     4     8
MAX LVORI               5     5     3     3     5     5     3     3     4     6
STABILITY               A     F     F     A     A     F     E     B     A     F
CEILING             12700 21400 30000 26600 14800  6300  9800  7200  6600 30000
PRESSURE            29.95  30.0 30.03 29.97 29.95 29.96 30.01 29.96 29.98 30.02


DATE           06/28 THU 06/29/17 FRI 06/30/17 SAT 07/01/17 SUN 07/02/17
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          83    62    87    67    89    71    90    72    88
TEMP          81 75 66 67 84 80 71 72 87 82 74 75 88 84 76 76 86 83
DEWPT         53 60 58 61 59 62 62 65 67 67 67 70 70 70 70 71 73 73
MIN/MAX RH       37    87    40    87    48    90    52    93    61
RH            38 60 75 80 43 54 73 79 52 61 79 84 55 63 82 85 65 72
WIND DIR      NW  S  S SW SW  S SW SW SW  S SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD       2  1  3  3  6  5  5  4  6  4  5  6  9  6  6  6  6  4
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0     5     5     5    10    10    20    20    30
RAIN SHWRS                                         S  S  S  S  C  C
TSTMS                                              S  S  S     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