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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
257 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

TXZ245-061030-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
257 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

DATE           05/05/16      FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16            SUN
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 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                      66          85          68          81          73
TEMP          84 79 75 74 71 66 74 82 85 79 76 75 72 68 75 80 81 78 75 74 73 73
DEWPT         55 61 60 62 61 61 62 60 60 61 62 62 63 63 64 62 62 64 64 65 68 65
MAX/MIN RH                   84          43          85          53          84
RH            38 55 61 68 71 84 65 47 43 54 63 66 73 85 67 54 54 61 70 74 84 79
WIND DIR      NE SE  E NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  3  3  3  3  5  5  6  9 10  9  9  8  9 10 12 13 12 12 11 11 13
CLOUDS        CL FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)      0  7  0  5  8  6  8  9 10 13 21 25 36 44 34 24 35 32 40 49 57 68
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4
MIXING HGT           3100   400  4500  4500  2300  1100  3300  3800  3400  3100
T WIND DIR              E     E     E    SE    SE    SE     S    SE    SE     S
T WIND SPD              5     8    11    14    16    14    17    23    21    21


DATE           05/08 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16 THU 05/12/16
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            81      74      83      75      85      75      85      75      83
TEMP          80 79 75 74 82 81 77 75 84 82 77 75 84 82 77 75 83 81
DEWPT         67 67 69 71 72 73 74 74 74 74 75 74 74 74 75 74 74 73
MIN/MAX RH         64      89      70      97      70      97      70      96      73
RH            64 68 80 89 71 77 92 97 73 76 93 97 72 77 95 96 75 78
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         15>     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR           10      10      20       5      10      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS
TSTMS                     IS IS

$$

TXZ231-061030-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
257 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

DATE           05/05/16      FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16            SUN
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 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                      59          91          62          88          69
TEMP          89 84 71 66 64 59 71 85 91 85 73 69 67 62 77 86 88 82 74 72 70 69
DEWPT         49 51 55 57 56 56 57 53 53 55 58 61 61 61 62 59 60 60 62 63 66 64
MAX/MIN RH                   92          27         100          39          88
RH            26 32 56 71 75 92 62 33 27 36 60 77 81100 61 41 39 47 66 73 87 86
WIND DIR      NE  E  E  E SE  E SE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       4  4  4  3  3  3  4  5  8  9  8  6  5  6  9 11 13 13  9  6  5 11
CLOUDS        CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)      2 10  0  7 10  8  8  9  9  8 24 34 45 44 48 30 37 23 37 52 57 65
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          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     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           5500   100  6400  7300  4200   700  3800  5200  3000   800
T WIND DIR              E     E    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S
T WIND SPD              6     6     8    14    13    10    16    27    16    14


DATE           05/08 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16 THU 05/12/16
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            88      71      94      71      91      73      89      73      91
TEMP          87 83 74 71 93 88 75 71 90 86 77 73 88 85 76 73 90 86
DEWPT         63 65 67 67 66 62 69 71 70 71 72 73 72 70 73 73 70 70
MIN/MAX RH         45      87      36      99      50      98      55      97      50
RH            46 54 78 87 41 42 82 99 52 60 86 98 59 62 91 97 52 60
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      20      10       5      20      20      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS             IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS             IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ247-061030-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
257 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

DATE           05/05/16      FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16            SUN
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 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                      69          84          70          80          74
TEMP          82 78 75 75 73 69 76 81 83 78 76 76 73 70 76 79 80 78 76 75 74 74
DEWPT         58 63 62 64 62 64 63 62 61 62 62 63 64 64 63 63 62 64 65 65 68 66
MAX/MIN RH                   82          47          81          54          81
RH            44 61 62 70 69 82 66 53 47 58 63 65 71 81 66 58 54 63 69 72 81 77
WIND DIR      NE SE  E NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  4  4  3  4  6  6  6  9 10 10 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14 13 13 16
CLOUDS        CL FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)      0  7  0  5  8  6  7  9 13 16 23 26 38 43 38 27 37 36 42 49 58 68
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4
MIXING HGT            400  1400  3400  3400  2200  2200  3200  3700  3400  3100
T WIND DIR              E     E     E    SE    SE    SE     S    SE    SE     S
T WIND SPD              6     9    12    16    18    18    18    23    24    25


DATE           05/08 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16 THU 05/12/16
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            80      76      82      76      84      76      84      76      83
TEMP          80 79 76 76 81 80 77 76 84 82 78 76 84 82 78 76 83 81
DEWPT         68 68 70 72 72 73 74 75 75 74 75 75 75 75 76 74 75 74
MIN/MAX RH         66      88      75      95      72      95      72      95      75
RH            67 70 79 88 75 80 91 95 74 77 93 95 74 78 94 95 77 78
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      10      20       5      10      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS
TSTMS                     IS IS

$$

TXZ234-061030-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
257 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

DATE           05/05/16      FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16            SUN
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 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                      58          87          62          84          68
TEMP          85 82 72 65 65 58 74 85 87 83 74 68 68 62 75 82 84 79 73 71 69 68
DEWPT         53 56 57 57 57 55 57 53 55 58 60 61 61 60 63 59 59 62 62 63 65 64
MAX/MIN RH                   89          32          95          43          88
RH            32 42 58 74 75 89 56 34 34 42 61 78 79 95 66 45 44 55 70 75 87 87
WIND DIR       N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  5  3  4  3  4  4  5  8  9  6  5  4  6  9 11 13 12  9  6  5 10
CLOUDS        CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)      0  8  0  6 10  8  9 10 10 10 18 23 33 38 28 18 29 27 37 47 56 61
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4
MIXING HGT           3800   100  5000  5600  3000   700  3700  4300  3300  2800
T WIND DIR             NE     E     E    SE    SE    SE     S    SE     S    SE
T WIND SPD              8     6     8    13    12     9    16    23    14    10


DATE           05/08 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16 THU 05/12/16
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            83      71      86      73      84      73      85      73      86
TEMP          82 80 73 71 85 83 76 73 84 81 75 73 84 82 75 73 85 82
DEWPT         65 66 67 69 69 71 73 73 72 72 73 73 73 72 74 73 72 72
MIN/MAX RH         55      92      58     100      66     100      65     100      64
RH            57 63 80 92 59 68 90100 69 73 93100 68 73 96100 67 71
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           10      20      30       5      20      20      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS SC SC       IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS SC SC       IS IS IS IS

$$

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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