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	EXPERIMENTAL...FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
510 PM EDT FRI JUN 18 2021

NCZ015-190900-
ELIZABETH CITY RAWS-PASQUOTANK NC
36.21N  76.16W ELEV. 15 FT
510 PM EDT FRI JUN 18 2021

DATE           06/18/21      SAT 06/19/21            SUN 06/20/21            MON
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                      71          94          74          90          74
TEMP             78 74 73 72 76 86 91 93 86 79 77 76 78 85 89 89 83 78 77 75 77
DEWPT            63 66 66 67 69 71 70 71 72 71 70 67 68 70 71 70 71 72 72 72 73
MAX/MIN RH                   84          47          78          52          93
RH               61 76 80 84 78 61 50 49 62 77 78 74 71 61 56 54 69 84 86 92 88
WIND DIR          S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S
WIND DIR DEG     17 19 21 22 23 24 24 23 21 22 23 24 25 24 23 23 22 22 21 20 18
WIND SPD          9 10 10 10 12 12 12 12 10 10 10 10 11 14 14 16 10 10  9 10 11
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)        14 22 18 24 17 14 18 30 31 34 43 54 55 61 68 60 62 62 72 75 80
VSBY              7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  6
POP 12HR                      5           5          10          10          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.05
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00                        
RAIN SHWRS                                                  S  S  S  S  C  C  L
TSTMS                                                       S  S  S  S        S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     2     2
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     5     3     5     5     4
MIX HGT               700  1100  5000  4800  1200  1500  4100  4000  1000  1600
T WIND DIR              S    SW    SW    SW    SW    SW     W    SW    SW     S
T WIND SPD             14    16    20    17    14    17    28    23    14    21
SMOKE DISP             PR    PR    GD    GD    PR    PR    GD    GD    PR    PR
ADI                    12    29    66    66    17    38    78    69    18    47
MAX LVORI               4     4     3     3     4     4     1     3     4     5
STABILITY               B     E     E     B     B     D     D     C     C     D
CEILING             30000 20800 12700  5500  8400 15900  7300 10600 11700 26600
PRESSURE             30.0 29.96 29.93 29.85 29.86 29.89 29.94 29.89 29.92 29.88


DATE           06/21 TUE 06/22/21 WED 06/23/21 THU 06/24/21 FRI 06/25/21
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          87    74    90    67    80    65    80    65    83
TEMP          86 81 77 78 88 82 72 71 79 75 68 68 79 74 67 68 81 78
DEWPT         75 74 74 75 74 73 70 69 64 61 60 63 62 63 65 67 67 67
MIN/MAX RH       65    97    61    97    56    85    54   100    59
RH            70 79 92 93 64 75 93 93 60 62 76 84 57 69 92 97 63 69
WIND DIR       S SW SW SW SW SW NW  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E NE  E  E
WIND SPD      12 10 10 11 14  9  6  9 10  5  4  6  9  6  3  4  8  5
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR         60    40    50    70    30    20    10    10    20
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  C     S  C  L  C  C  C  S  S  S              S
TSTMS          S  L  S        C  L  S  S  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