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	EXPERIMENTAL...FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
520 AM EST TUE NOV 21 2017

NCZ015-212100-
ELIZABETH CITY RAWS-PASQUOTANK NC
36.21N  76.16W ELEV. 15 FT
520 AM EST TUE NOV 21 2017

DATE             TUE 11/21/17            WED 11/22/17            THU 11/23/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      66          54          63          37          51
TEMP             40 57 64 63 57 58 58 58 57 60 63 58 50 45 42 39 38 45 50 49 44
DEWPT            38 45 47 51 53 55 57 57 55 54 50 45 41 36 33 33 32 34 34 34 35
MIN/MAX RH                   54          97          60          80          52
RH               92 65 54 65 86 91 95 96 94 82 62 61 72 70 72 77 77 64 54 55 70
WIND DIR          S SW SW  S SE SE SE  S NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND DIR DEG     20 21 21 16 14 14 15 19 29 34 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 01 01 02 01
WIND SPD          3  4  4  3  3  4  5  4  6 10 12 12 12 11 10 10 10  9  6  4  3
CLOUDS           FW SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)        19 30 60 70 79 92 98100 89 68 34 20 23 20 33 38 56 52 58 57 55
VSBY              7  7  7  7  7  7  6  6  6  6  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7
POP 12HR                     10          70          40           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.14        0.02           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00                        
RAIN SHWRS                    C  C  L  L  C  S                                 
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              3000  3100  1500  1000  2900  3200  2600  1300  2300  2400
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S    NW     N     N     N     N     W
T WIND SPD             12     5     4     4    19    21    20    12     8     4
SMOKE DISP             PR    PR    PR    PR    FR    FR    FR    PR    PR    PR
ADI                    48    31     4     5    55    55    31    15    22    14
MAX LVORI               5     6     8     9     5     3     3     4     4     3
STABILITY               F     B     C     D     E     C     C     E     E     C
CEILING             23500  2400  2400  2400   500 30000 20800 18200 18200 30000
PRESSURE            30.25 30.18 30.13 30.01 29.98 30.01 30.13 30.15 30.18 30.09


DATE          FRI 11/24/17 SAT 11/25/17 SUN 11/26/17 MON 11/27/17
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          38    56    42    61    42    54    32    46
TEMP          40 39 54 48 45 43 59 51 46 43 53 42 36 33 44 38
DEWPT         33 33 35 39 39 40 45 46 42 42 36 37 28 30 26 30
MAX/MIN RH       79    49    88    56    96    50    88    47
RH            77 79 49 69 80 88 60 83 86 96 52 80 72 88 49 73
WIND DIR      NW NW  N  E NW  W  W SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD       3  3  3  3  2  3  6  6  8  9 10 11 13 12 11 10
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5     5     5    10    10     5     5     5

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NCZ030-212100-
PEANUT BELT RESEARCH STATION NC-BERTIE NC
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