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	EXPERIMENTAL...FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
310 PM EST TUE NOV 13 2018

PEANUT BELT RESEARCH STATION NC-BERTIE NC
36.13N  77.18W ELEV. 61 FT
310 PM EST TUE NOV 13 2018

DATE           11/13/18      WED 11/14/18            THU 11/15/18            FRI
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                      40          47          38          56          41
TEMP          55 52 49 46 44 42 42 43 43 42 40 39 41 43 46 50 50 49 47 47 47 46
DEWPT         52 49 45 41 37 34 29 28 29 30 32 35 39 43 49 53 52 50 48 44 40 37
MAX/MIN RH                   94          50          89          86         100
RH            88 94 90 82 76 76 61 50 54 67 72 82 89 89 95 87 90 93100 96 82 76
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NW  W  W  W  W
WIND DIR DEG  33 36 01 00 00 02 02 02 03 03 03 04 04 04 03 04 02 32 28 26 27 27
WIND SPD       5  6  8  8  9 10 10 10  9  6  9  8 10 10 10 10  8  4  6  8 10  6
CLOUDS        OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS(%)     98 99 97 96 92 84 88 88 88 88 93100100100100100 98 92 71 79 70 51
VSBY           6  6  6  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  4  3  3  3  7  7  7  7  7
POP 12HR                     60          10          50         100          50
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.01        0.47        1.15        0.06
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00                        
RAIN           L  L  L  S  S              S  S  C  C  D  D  D  D  C  C  C  C   
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     4     4     4     4     4     3     3     4     4
MIX HGT              1700  1600  3000  2900  1100  1000   300   800   400   900
T WIND DIR              N     N     N    NE    NE     E    SE    SW    SW     W
T WIND SPD             18    20    20    18    19    31    43    24    21    33
SMOKE DISP             PR    PR    FR    FR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR    PR
ADI                    23    31    44    42    19    44    52    43    27    38
MAX LVORI               5     3     3     3     3     4     4     5     7     4
STABILITY               D     D     D     C     C     D     D     D     C     E
CEILING              1000 11700  9800 10800  8900  7500     0     0     0     0
PRESSURE            30.13 30.22 30.35 30.34 30.36 30.26 30.03 29.80 29.78 29.81


DATE           11/16 SAT 11/17/18 SUN 11/18/18 MON 11/19/18 TUE 11/20/18
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          57    36    58    37    59    39    58    37    52
TEMP          56 46 40 37 56 47 41 38 57 48 43 40 56 47 41 38 50 41
DEWPT         37 39 37 35 40 41 39 37 42 42 40 38 42 41 37 34 32 33
MIN/MAX RH       51    93    51    95    53    92    55    86    45
RH            52 72 82 91 55 79 91 95 57 80 89 91 59 79 85 85 49 73
WIND DIR       W  W NW NW  W SW SW  W NW  E  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD      10  3  3  3  3  1  2  2  5  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  2
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10     5     0     0     5     5    10     5     0

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NCZ030-140900-
GREEN CROSS RAWS-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