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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
949 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SCZ050-260900-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
949 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

DATE           10/25/14      SUN 10/26/14            MON 10/27/14            TUE
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      49          81          53          84          58
TEMP                55 53 51 52 68 80 81 74 67 62 58 54 73 83 81 71 67 64 61 58
DEWPT               48 48 49 48 54 53 53 55 55 54 53 52 52 52 54 57 58 59 58 58
RH                  77 83 93 86 61 39 38 51 65 75 83 93 48 34 39 61 73 84 90100
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W  W  N  N  N  E SE SE SE SE  S SE  E
WIND SPD             0  0  0  0  5  4  5  2  2  0  0  0  5  5  6  5  3  2  1  1
CLOUDS              CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
OBVIS                                                                     PF PF
HEAT INDEX                         80                         81
MAX HEAT                           80    80                82    82


DATE           10/28  WED 10/29/14  THU 10/30/14  FRI 10/31/14  SAT 11/01/14
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          84      59    82      58    79      57    76      52    66
TEMP          83 72   62 60 80 69   62 59 78 67   61 58 75 63   56 53 65 54
DEWPT         61 62   61 60 61 62   61 59 61 61   59 57 56 53   47 43 41 41
PWIND DIR         S       S    SW      SW     W      SW     N       N     N
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5      10    10      10    20      20    10      10     5
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S    S  S

$$
GAZ118-260900-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
949 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

DATE           10/25/14      SUN 10/26/14            MON 10/27/14            TUE
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      49          83          53          85          57
TEMP                58 55 51 51 69 81 82 75 69 64 58 53 73 84 82 71 67 64 60 57
DEWPT               50 48 48 48 55 55 56 58 58 56 54 53 57 57 58 60 61 61 59 57
RH                  75 77 89 89 61 41 41 55 68 75 86100 57 40 44 68 81 90 96100
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N NW  W  W  S  N  N  N  N SE  S SE SE  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD             0  0  0  0  3  2  3  2  0  0  0  0  1  3  5  5  0  0  0  0
CLOUDS              CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
OBVIS                                                                     PF PF
HEAT INDEX                         81 82                      82
MAX HEAT                           81    82                83    84


DATE           10/28  WED 10/29/14  THU 10/30/14  FRI 10/31/14  SAT 11/01/14
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          83      59    81      59    79      57    77      52    67
TEMP          81 74   62 60 79 69   63 60 78 67   61 58 76 63   57 53 66 56
DEWPT         62 64   61 60 62 62   61 59 61 62   60 57 57 56   49 44 43 43
PWIND DIR         S       S     S      SW    NE      SW     N       N     N
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5      10    10      10    20      20    10      10     5
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S    S  S

$$
SCZ050-260900-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
949 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

DATE           10/25/14      SUN 10/26/14            MON 10/27/14            TUE
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      57          77          57          82          61
TEMP                64 62 59 58 68 77 77 72 67 63 60 58 74 81 79 71 70 68 65 61
DEWPT               48 48 52 48 54 54 55 56 56 55 54 53 54 54 56 58 59 59 59 60
RH                  56 60 78 69 61 45 47 57 68 75 81 83 50 39 45 63 68 73 81 97
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N NW  W  W SW  W  N  N  N  E SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD             0  1  1  2  5  3  5  4  2  0  0  0  5  6  6  4  3  3  2  1
CLOUDS              CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
OBVIS                                                                     PF PF
HEAT INDEX                                                 81
MAX HEAT                                                   81    81


DATE           10/28  WED 10/29/14  THU 10/30/14  FRI 10/31/14  SAT 11/01/14
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          82      62    80      61    78      60    75      55    66
TEMP          82 71   65 63 79 70   64 62 77 68   63 61 74 64   59 56 65 55
DEWPT         62 63   62 61 62 62   62 61 62 61   60 58 57 54   49 45 43 43
PWIND DIR         S       S    SW      SW     W      SW     N       N     N
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5      10    10      10    20      20    10      10     5
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S    S  S

$$
SCZ048-260900-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
949 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

DATE           10/25/14      SUN 10/26/14            MON 10/27/14            TUE
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      50          81          54          84          58
TEMP                56 54 52 54 67 79 81 74 69 64 59 54 71 83 81 70 66 65 62 59
DEWPT               48 48 49 49 55 55 56 58 58 57 55 54 55 56 58 60 60 60 60 59
RH                  74 80 89 83 65 44 42 57 68 78 87100 57 40 46 71 81 84 93100
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N NW  W  W SW  N  N  N  N  E SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD             0  0  0  0  3  2  4  2  0  0  0  0  3  4  6  5  4  3  2  1
CLOUDS              CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
OBVIS                                                                     PF PF
HEAT INDEX                            81                      81
MAX HEAT                                 81                82    82


DATE           10/28  WED 10/29/14  THU 10/30/14  FRI 10/31/14  SAT 11/01/14
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          83      60    81      60    78      59    76      53    66
TEMP          82 72   63 61 80 70   64 61 77 68   62 60 75 63   57 54 65 55
DEWPT         62 64   62 61 62 62   62 61 61 62   60 58 57 55   49 44 43 43
PWIND DIR         S       S    SW      SW     N      SW     N       N     N
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5      10    10      10    20      20    10      10     5
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S    S  S

$$
SCZ043-260900-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
949 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

DATE           10/25/14      SUN 10/26/14            MON 10/27/14            TUE
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      44          82          51          85          55
TEMP                52 49 46 48 69 81 82 74 67 62 56 51 73 84 84 73 63 58 57 56
DEWPT               47 47 46 47 53 53 54 55 55 54 52 51 52 52 53 56 57 58 57 56
RH                  83 93100 96 57 38 38 51 65 75 86100 48 33 34 55 81100100100
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N  N  W  W SW  N  N  N  N  E SE SE SE  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD             0  0  0  0  3  3  5  3  0  0  0  0  4  3  3  6  0  0  0  0
CLOUDS              CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
OBVIS                                             PF PF                   PF PF


DATE           10/28  WED 10/29/14  THU 10/30/14  FRI 10/31/14  SAT 11/01/14
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          85      57    83      57    80      56    76      50    66
TEMP          82 73   61 59 81 69   61 58 78 67   60 57 75 62   55 51 65 54
DEWPT         60 61   60 59 60 60   60 58 60 60   58 56 55 53   46 41 41 42
PWIND DIR         S       S    SW      SW     W       W     N       N     N
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 SC SC   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5      10    10      10    20      20    10      10     5
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S    S  S

$$
GAZ099-260900-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
949 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

DATE           10/25/14      SUN 10/26/14            MON 10/27/14            TUE
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      46          83          53          86          57
TEMP                55 52 48 49 71 81 82 73 66 62 57 54 75 84 85 76 70 64 60 57
DEWPT               49 48 48 49 57 55 54 56 55 55 54 53 54 53 53 56 57 57 57 57
RH                  80 86100100 61 41 38 55 68 78 90 96 48 34 33 50 63 78 90100
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N NW  W  W SW  N  N  N  N SE  S SE SE  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD             0  0  0  0  3  3  5  4  0  0  0  0  1  2  3  4  0  0  0  0
CLOUDS              CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
OBVIS                                             PF PF                   PF PF
HEAT INDEX                         81
MAX HEAT                           81    81                83    84


DATE           10/28  WED 10/29/14  THU 10/30/14  FRI 10/31/14  SAT 11/01/14
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          85      58    83      58    80      57    77      51    68
TEMP          83 74   61 60 81 70   62 59 78 68   61 58 76 63   56 52 67 54
DEWPT         58 60   59 58 59 60   59 58 59 60   57 55 54 52   47 43 40 41
PWIND DIR         S       S    SW      SW    NW      NW    NW       N    NE
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5      10    10      10    20      20     5      10     5
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S    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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