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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1036 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

SCZ050-012100-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
1036 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      53          46          66          49          62
TEMP                   48 53 51 48 47 47 47 55 64 65 59 54 52 51 50 52 59 62 59
DEWPT                  40 47 42 42 43 42 42 47 50 51 50 50 49 48 48 50 53 55 56
RH                     74 80 71 80 86 83 83 74 60 60 72 86 89 89 93 93 80 78 90
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE  S
WIND SPD                5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  5  5  5  8  9  9  9  8  6  5  5
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2
POP 12HR                     80          30          20          30          30
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.02           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                    D  C  C  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                         S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
OBVIS                               F  F  F


DATE          WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          58    78      56    62      37    52      37    55
TEMP          60 60 75 69   64 58 56 52   39 37 50 46   39 38 52 47
DEWPT         58 58 62 62   59 56 49 45   36 31 29 33   34 32 33 37
PWIND DIR         S    SW      SW     N       N    NE      NE     N
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 OV   B2 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR         20    10      30    50      30    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  S          C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  S  S

$$
GAZ118-012100-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
1036 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      53          45          68          54          65
TEMP                   50 53 50 47 46 46 46 55 66 68 60 55 54 54 54 56 64 65 61
DEWPT                  42 46 45 44 44 44 44 48 51 53 54 55 54 53 52 54 56 58 59
RH                     74 77 83 89 93 93 93 77 58 59 81100100 96 93 93 75 78 93
WIND DIR                N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W  N NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S
WIND SPD                5  4  4  3  2  1  2  4  5  4  4  5  5  6  8  6  5  5  6
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2
POP 12HR                     80          20          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.08           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE                             O  O
RAIN                    C  C  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
OBVIS                               F  F  F


DATE          WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          58    78      59    63      38    53      39    55
TEMP          59 59 75 70   63 60 59 54   41 38 51 46   40 40 53 48
DEWPT         59 59 62 63   60 57 53 46   36 32 30 36   36 34 35 37
PWIND DIR         S    SW      SW    NW      NE    NE      NE     N
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    LT      GN    GN      GN    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 OV   OV B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         10    10      30    50      30    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS                   C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S

$$
SCZ050-012100-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
1036 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      55          49          64          51          62
TEMP                   52 55 54 52 51 50 49 56 63 63 58 55 53 52 51 53 59 61 59
DEWPT                  42 48 44 43 44 43 43 47 50 51 51 50 50 49 49 51 54 55 56
RH                     69 77 69 71 77 77 80 72 62 65 77 83 89 89 93 93 83 81 90
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE  S
WIND SPD                6  5  6  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  6  9 11 11 11  9  6  5  5
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     80          30          20          30          30
QPF 12HR                   0.09        0.01           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                    L  C  C  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                         S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  S
OBVIS                               F  F  F


DATE          WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          58    73      56    62      38    52      39    54
TEMP          62 62 72 67   63 58 56 53   41 39 50 47   42 40 52 48
DEWPT         58 59 61 62   60 57 50 46   37 33 31 35   35 33 34 37
PWIND DIR         S    SW      SW     N       N    NE      NE     N
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      BZ    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 OV   B2 B1 B1 SC   SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         20    10      30    50      30    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  S          C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  S  S

$$
SCZ048-012100-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
1036 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      53          44          66          52          64
TEMP                   49 53 50 48 46 45 46 55 64 65 58 54 53 53 52 55 62 63 58
DEWPT                  41 46 44 44 44 45 46 49 51 52 52 53 53 52 50 52 55 56 57
RH                     74 77 80 86 93100100 80 63 63 80 96100 96 93 90 78 78 96
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE  S
WIND SPD                5  5  5  3  2  3  3  4  5  4  3  5  8  8  8  6  5  5  5
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
POP 12HR                     80          30          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.09           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE                             O  O
RAIN                    L  C  C  S
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
OBVIS                               F  F  F


DATE          WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          58    74      58    62      37    52      39    55
TEMP          60 60 73 68   63 59 58 54   40 38 49 45   40 39 52 47
DEWPT         59 59 61 62   60 57 51 45   37 31 29 35   35 33 34 37
PWIND DIR         S    SW      SW    NW      NE    NE      NE     N
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 OV   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR         10    10      30    50      30    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                   C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  S  S

$$
SCZ043-012100-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
1036 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      47          42          66          50          62
TEMP                   43 47 46 43 42 42 43 54 64 66 60 54 52 51 50 50 58 62 59
DEWPT                  38 42 41 41 42 42 43 48 50 51 51 51 50 48 47 49 53 54 55
RH                     82 83 83 93100100100 80 60 58 72 90 93 89 89 96 83 75 87
WIND DIR                N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W  W  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE  S
WIND SPD                5  4  4  2  1  2  3  5  5  5  4  5  8  8  6  6  5  4  4
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
POP 12HR                     80          30          20          30          30
QPF 12HR                   0.11           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE                             O  O
RAIN                    L  C  C  S
RAIN SHWRS                                         S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C
OBVIS                               F  F  F


DATE          WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          58    77      56    62      35    52      35    56
TEMP          59 59 76 71   64 58 56 52   38 36 49 44   37 36 53 49
DEWPT         57 58 61 62   59 56 49 43   35 29 27 32   32 31 32 35
PWIND DIR         S    SW       W     N      NE    NE      NE     N
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 OV OV   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10    20      30    50      30    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS           S  S    C  C  C  C    C  C
TSTMS                        S  S

$$
GAZ099-012100-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
1036 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      50          44          69          54          69
TEMP                   44 49 48 46 46 46 45 55 66 69 63 57 55 55 54 55 64 68 67
DEWPT                  41 45 45 45 45 45 45 50 53 55 56 55 54 53 52 54 56 58 59
RH                     89 86 89 96 96 96100 83 63 61 78 93 96 93 93 96 75 70 75
WIND DIR                N  N  N NE SW SW  W  W  W NW  N NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD                6  5  5  1  0  1  1  5  6  4  2  3  5  5  6  8  8  6  5
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2
POP 12HR                     40          20          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.06           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE                          O  O  O
RAIN                    C  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                         S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
OBVIS                               F  F  F


DATE          WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          60    78      58    62      36    53      38    56
TEMP          63 61 76 73   64 59 55 51   39 36 50 48   40 38 52 50
DEWPT         58 59 63 62   59 56 49 43   35 29 28 34   33 31 34 36
PWIND DIR         S    SW       W    NW      NE    NE      NE     N
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 OV OV   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10    20      30    50      30    10      20    10
RAIN SHWRS           S  S    C  C  C  C    C  C          S  S
TSTMS                        S  S

$$

PRODUCT KEY...

--- CLOUD COVER ---
CODE   PERCENTAGE            SKY COVER DAY/NIGHT
 CL    0 TO <=5 PERCENT      SUNNY/CLEAR
 FW    >5 TO <=25 PERCENT    SUNNY/MOSTLY CLEAR
 SC    >25 TO <=50 PERCENT   PARTLY CLOUDY
 B1    >50 TO <=69 PERCENT   MOSTLY CLOUDY
 B2    >69 TO <=87 PERCENT   MOSTLY CLOUDY
 OV    >87 TO 100 PERCENT    CLOUDY

--- OBSTRUCTIONS TO VISIBILITY ---    --- WEATHER COVERAGE ---
CODE   TYPE                           CODE   QUALIFYING TERM
 F     FOG                             S     SLIGHT
 PF    PATCHY FOG                      C     CHANCE
 F+    DENSE FOG                       L     LIKELY
 PF+   PATCHY DENSE FOG                O     OCCASIONAL
 H     HAZE                            D     DEFINITE
 BS    BLOWING SNOW
 K     SMOKE
 BD    BLOWING DUST
 AF    VOLCANIC ASHFALL

--- EXTENDED WIND FORECAST CHARACTER ---
                           12-HR MAX SUSTAINED
CODE   WIND CHARACTER          WIND SPEED
 LT    LIGHT                   < 8 MPH
 GN    GENTLE                  8-14 MPH
 BZ    BREEZY                  15-22 MPH
 WY    WINDY                   23-30 MPH
 VW    VERY WINDY              31-39 MPH
 SD    STRONG/DAMAGING         >=40 MPH

$$



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