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	EXPERIMENTAL...FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
620 AM EDT MON JUN 26 2017

MDZ022-262100-
POWELLVILLE RAWS - WICOMICO MD
38.35N  75.42W ELEV. 16 FT
620 AM EDT MON JUN 26 2017

DATE             MON 06/26/17            TUE 06/27/17            WED 06/28/17
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                      84          59          81          56          81
TEMP             70 79 82 81 75 67 63 61 69 77 78 77 71 63 60 58 66 77 78 78 72
DEWPT            57 52 51 52 54 56 56 54 58 53 51 51 53 54 53 51 54 54 54 55 57
MIN/MAX RH                   34          81          39          80          43
RH               63 39 34 37 48 68 79 78 68 43 39 40 52 72 78 78 65 45 43 46 58
WIND DIR         NW NW SW SW  S  S SW  W NW  N  W SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  W SW
WIND DIR DEG     33 30 24 22 18 18 20 28 33 34 27 22 27 29 31 32 33 32 30 25 21
WIND SPD          4  5  5  8  5  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  4  3  4  5  5  3  4  3
CLOUDS           CL CL FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)         4  2 18 29 34 34 35 33 32 39 62 76 40 41 28  7  6  5  5  5  5
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           0          20           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00                        
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  S                           
TSTMS                                           S  S                           
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     5     6     6     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT              6200  6700  1400  1500  4400  4800  2000  1100  4200  4300
T WIND DIR              W    SW     S    SW    NW     W     W    NW    NW    SW
T WIND SPD             10    11     5     5    12    11     6     9    10     6
SMOKE DISP             FR    GD    PR    PR    FR    FR    PR    PR    PR    PR
ADI                    47    59     3    22    48    53     5    18    37    26
MAX LVORI               2     2     5     6     1     2     4     5     2     3
STABILITY               F     B     B     F     F     B     A     F     F     A
CEILING             30000 17100  6300 30000 24100 13800 11400 30000 26600      
PRESSURE            30.04 30.01 29.97 29.95 30.01 29.97 30.01 30.04 30.13 30.10


DATE          THU 06/29/17 FRI 06/30/17 SAT 07/01/17 SUN 07/02/17
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          64    86    71    88    73    89    73    86
TEMP          65 72 84 81 74 75 86 83 76 77 87 83 76 76 85 82
DEWPT         60 63 63 63 65 67 68 68 69 71 70 70 70 72 71 71
MAX/MIN RH       87    46    81    52    87    54    90    61
RH            84 73 49 55 74 76 55 61 79 82 57 65 82 87 63 69
WIND DIR       S SW  S  S SW SW SW  S SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD       5  8 14 14 13 12 12 11 11 10 13 11 10  8  8  6
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          5     5    10    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