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FOUS54 KCRP 030835
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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
335 AM CDT WED JUN 3 2015

TXZ245-032215-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
335 AM CDT WED JUN 3 2015

DATE             WED 06/03/15            THU 06/04/15            FRI 06/05/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 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                      86          74          86          74          87
TEMP          75 74 82 85 86 83 79 77 75 75 82 85 85 83 79 78 76 75 83 86 86 84
DEWPT         70 70 71 69 71 69 71 69 71 70 71 71 70 71 72 72 72 73 72 70 72 71
MIN/MAX RH                   59          88          60          96          59
RH            84 90 69 59 60 63 77 78 85 86 70 64 60 68 81 84 87 96 70 59 63 66
WIND DIR       S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       5  3  5  6  9  9  5  6  5  4  4  8  8  9  6  6  4  4  4  6  9  9
HEAT INDEX          87 89 91 87             86 91 90 88             88 91 93 88
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)     20 29 29 26 27 17 12 17 28 30 33 30 30 18 21 20 24 28 30 32 27 23
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     5     5     4     4     5
MIXING HGT           4300  4100  3100  2000  3900  3700  3100  2300  4700  4400
T WIND DIR             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD              9    14    12     6    10    13    14    10     6    11


DATE          SAT 06/06/15 SUN 06/07/15 MON 06/08/15 TUE 06/09/15
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            74      87      75      87      76      87      76      87
TEMP          78 75 87 84 78 75 86 84 78 77 86 84 79 77 86 84
DEWPT         72 71 70 71 72 72 70 71 73 73 71 72 73 73 72 73
MAX/MIN RH         92      58      91      58      90      60      92      62
RH            83 90 58 65 82 90 58 66 84 88 61 68 84 90 63 69
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S      SE       S      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10       5       5       0      10       5      10

$$

TXZ231-032215-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
335 AM CDT WED JUN 3 2015

DATE             WED 06/03/15            THU 06/04/15            FRI 06/05/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 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                      90          69          91          70          91
TEMP          70 68 80 88 90 86 77 73 71 70 82 89 91 87 77 73 71 70 81 88 91 87
DEWPT         70 68 73 69 69 69 70 70 70 69 73 70 66 70 71 72 71 70 71 70 68 71
MIN/MAX RH                   50          99          45         100          48
RH           100100 79 54 50 57 79 91 95 96 74 54 45 57 82 98 99100 72 55 48 59
WIND DIR       S SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  S SE SE SE
WIND SPD       4  2  5  5  8  9  5  4  3  2  5  6  8  9  6  4  1  3  5  5  6  8
HEAT INDEX          84 92 95 91             87 94 94 92             86 94 95 93
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)     29 34 30 29 26 20 14 19 29 36 43 36 29 24 23 22 28 35 38 41 33 25
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS         PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           4800  4700  3400  1300  4800  4600  4700  2400  5200  5500
T WIND DIR             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S    SE    SE
T WIND SPD              8    13    11     4     6    13    18    13     9    11


DATE          SAT 06/06/15 SUN 06/07/15 MON 06/08/15 TUE 06/09/15
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            70      89      70      90      71      89      71      90
TEMP          73 70 86 86 73 71 88 86 73 71 87 86 74 72 88 86
DEWPT         71 69 68 70 71 70 68 70 71 70 69 68 72 71 69 70
MAX/MIN RH        100      53     100      49      98      50     100      51
RH            95 96 56 60 93 98 52 59 92 95 54 56 94 97 55 60
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10       0       5       0       5       0       5

$$

TXZ247-032215-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
335 AM CDT WED JUN 3 2015

DATE             WED 06/03/15            THU 06/04/15            FRI 06/05/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 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                      85          77          87          77          86
TEMP          77 77 83 85 85 83 80 80 79 77 84 86 87 84 81 79 79 77 82 86 86 83
DEWPT         70 70 71 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 69 71 72 72 72 73 72 70 73 71
MIN/MAX RH                   61          80          56          88          61
RH            79 82 67 61 61 65 72 72 77 79 65 59 56 67 74 78 81 88 71 61 66 67
WIND DIR       S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       6  5  5  6  8  9  8  9  6  5  5  8  8  9  9  8  6  5  5  6  8  9
HEAT INDEX          87 89 90 87 82          88 91 91 88 85          87 90 93 88
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)     19 31 29 27 28 19 14 18 29 32 35 32 31 16 20 20 21 23 27 32 27 22
POP 12HR                      5           5           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     4     5     5     5     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           4200  4000  3000  2500  4300  4100  3200  2200  4500  4300
T WIND DIR             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             10    14    14    11    11    14    16    11     6    11


DATE          SAT 06/06/15 SUN 06/07/15 MON 06/08/15 TUE 06/09/15
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            77      86      78      85      79      86      79      86
TEMP          80 77 86 84 80 78 85 84 80 79 86 85 81 79 85 84
DEWPT         72 72 70 71 72 72 70 72 73 73 71 73 73 73 72 73
MAX/MIN RH         85      59      84      62      83      61      84      64
RH            76 84 61 66 76 83 63 68 81 82 62 69 79 83 66 70
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10       5       5       5      10       5       5

$$

TXZ234-032215-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
335 AM CDT WED JUN 3 2015

DATE             WED 06/03/15            THU 06/04/15            FRI 06/05/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 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                      89          70          90          69          88
TEMP          70 70 82 88 89 86 77 74 72 71 83 88 90 86 77 73 71 70 81 87 88 85
DEWPT         67 68 71 68 69 68 70 68 70 68 71 70 68 70 71 71 70 70 72 72 71 70
MIN/MAX RH                   51          94          49         100          56
RH            89 96 69 53 51 55 78 83 93 90 68 55 49 59 82 93 98100 74 61 56 61
WIND DIR       S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       3  2  5  5  9  9  4  4  3  2  4  6  8  8  4  3  2  3  4  5  8  8
HEAT INDEX          87 92 94 89             88 94 94 91             85 93 94 89
CLOUDS        FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     23 25 30 27 30 15 10 15 28 26 36 25 29 21 21 21 26 32 37 42 35 28
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS         PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     5     5     4     4     5     5     4
MIXING HGT           4900  4700  3300  1700  4600  4400  4500  2300  5300  5300
T WIND DIR              S    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S    SE    SE
T WIND SPD              8    13    10     3     6    12    12     8     5     5


DATE          SAT 06/06/15 SUN 06/07/15 MON 06/08/15 TUE 06/09/15
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            69      88      71      90      72      89      72      89
TEMP          74 70 87 85 74 72 89 86 75 73 87 85 75 73 87 85
DEWPT         72 70 69 70 71 70 70 70 71 71 70 71 72 72 72 71
MAX/MIN RH        100      54      99      52      99      55      99      56
RH            93 99 56 60 88 96 54 60 90 96 57 63 90 96 59 63
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10       5       5       5      10       5      10

$$

BELOW IS A WEATHER ELEMENT KEY FOR THIS PRODUCT

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 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
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...
       IS.............ISOLATED
       SC.............SCATTERED
       NM.............NUMEROUS
       O..............OCCASIONAL
       S..............SLIGHT CHANCE
       C..............CHANCE
       L..............LIKELY
       WD.............WIDESPREAD
       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
FREE WIND DIR (8 POINT COMPASS).....FREE WIND LEVEL DIRECTION
FREE WIND SPD (MPH).................FREE WIND LEVEL SPEED
MIXING HGT (FEET AGL)...............MIXING HEIGHT
T WIND DIR (8 POINT COMPASS)........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION
T WIND SPD (MPH)....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED
SMOKE DISP (CAT(KT-FT)).............SMOKE DISPERSION CATEGORY
     EXAMPLE: PR = POOR; FR = FAIR; GD = GOOD; VG = VERY GOOD; EX = EXCELLENT
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 SPD (MPH)......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
     EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER
AVE CLOUDS (CAT)....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR (%)........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS


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