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	EXPERIMENTAL...FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
520 PM EST SUN DEC 10 2017

MDZ022-110900-
POWELLVILLE RAWS - WICOMICO MD
38.35N  75.42W ELEV. 16 FT
520 PM EST SUN DEC 10 2017

DATE           12/10/17      MON 12/11/17            TUE 12/12/17            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
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      26          46          32          50          22
TEMP             31 29 29 29 30 37 44 44 39 36 35 34 33 41 48 46 41 29 26 24 23
DEWPT            25 26 27 28 26 31 30 30 28 28 31 34 33 40 35 32 28 19 15 13 13
MAX/MIN RH                   96          53         100          51          67
RH               79 88 92 96 87 78 57 57 65 73 86100100 95 61 57 60 67 62 63 64
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW  W
WIND DIR DEG     23 23 22 24 27 29 29 25 17 18 19 20 21 24 26 27 30 30 30 30 29
WIND SPD          4  4  4  3  3  6  6  3  3  3  3  5  8 10 11 10 13 13 12 12 12
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B2 FW CL FW FW SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        33 41 67 71 13  1  9 20 45 73 75 74 80 80 70 63 51 48 54 38 41
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          10          10          10
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     4     4     3     4     5     3
MIX HGT               600   300  2500  2300   300   300  2600  4500  3000  3200
T WIND DIR             SW     W     W    SW     S     S    SW     W    NW     W
T WIND SPD              5     8    16     4     3     9    19    23    34    34
SMOKE DISP             PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    FR    GD    GD    VG
ADI                     6     9    40    25     4    12    50    63    48    89
MAX LVORI               6     7     5     4     6     9     5     3     1     1
STABILITY               C     F     F     B     B     E     E     C     C     E
CEILING             10800  9800 26600 18200 11300  8900 13800  6300 15900  4700
PRESSURE            30.05 30.02 30.05 30.01 29.97 29.80 29.61  29.5 29.60 29.62


DATE           12/13 THU 12/14/17 FRI 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
EST 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN          33    22    41    29    43    27    44    34    51
TEMP          32 27 24 23 39 35 31 30 41 34 30 28 42 39 36 35 49 45
DEWPT         11 11 15 18 23 27 28 28 29 27 24 23 26 29 32 33 37 38
MIN/MAX RH       39    81    50    92    55    82    51    92    59
RH            42 50 68 82 52 73 88 92 62 75 78 82 53 68 85 92 63 75
WIND DIR       W  W  W  W SW  W NW  W  W NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD      18 11  5  3  8  3  3  3  9  6  6  5  8  5  8  9 10  8
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1
POP 12HR          5    10    10    10    10    10     5     5    10
SNOWSHWRS                        S  S                              

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MDZ025-110900-
ASSATEAGUE ISLAND RAWS - WORCHESTER MD
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