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FOUS54 KCRP 302015
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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
315 PM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

TXZ245-311015-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
315 PM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

DATE           05/30/16      TUE 05/31/16            WED 06/01/16            THU
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                      76          86          77          83          75
TEMP          85 82 78 77 76 76 82 85 85 82 79 77 77 77 81 83 82 79 76 75 76 76
DEWPT         72 73 72 73 73 73 74 72 75 72 72 73 73 73 73 73 73 73 74 73 73 72
MAX/MIN RH                   93          65          88          72          95
RH            66 75 82 87 90 91 78 65 73 73 81 88 86 87 78 72 74 84 91 94 91 88
WIND DIR      SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD      11 10  8  6  6  8 10 11 11 11  9  8  8 10 11 11 11 10  9  8  6  6
HEAT INDEX    91 88             88 91 94 86             86 89 88
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)     23 40 39 37 57 61 57 41 38 35 51 67 73 79 78 73 74 75 81 88 91 94
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          40          50
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.02        0.01        0.26        0.12
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS IS IS          IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS                           IS IS          IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
LAL                     1     1     2     1     1     2     3     3     3     3
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     5     4     4     5     4
MIXING HGT           1400   700  3300  3200  2000  1900  3600  3800  2400  2500
T WIND DIR             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S    SE    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             13    12    18    20    17    16    18    17    14    11


DATE           06/02 FRI 06/03/16 SAT 06/04/16 SUN 06/05/16 MON 06/06/16
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      72      82      72      83      71      84      72      84
TEMP          83 77 73 74 82 77 72 73 82 77 72 73 83 77 72 73 84 78
DEWPT         72 72 72 70 70 70 70 68 70 70 70 69 70 69 70 69 69 69
MIN/MAX RH         71      97      67      93      66      94      63      95      61
RH            72 85 97 88 68 80 93 84 67 80 93 87 65 77 94 87 62 75
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE       N       N       N      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           70      70      60      40      50      40      40      30      30
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ231-311015-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
315 PM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

DATE           05/30/16      TUE 05/31/16            WED 06/01/16            THU
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                      73          88          74          87          71
TEMP          89 85 78 76 74 74 81 86 87 85 78 75 74 74 80 85 86 84 76 72 71 71
DEWPT         70 68 72 74 74 73 73 72 71 71 72 73 73 73 72 73 73 73 72 71 71 71
MAX/MIN RH                  100          58          99          63         100
RH            54 57 83 93100100 80 62 58 64 83 94 97 98 79 66 65 70 88 96 98 99
WIND DIR      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD      11  9  6  4  4  5  8 11 10 12  8  4  3  8  8  8  9  9  6  4  3  4
HEAT INDEX    95 88             83 93 93 91                92 93 89
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)     23 45 42 39 59 63 59 44 65 87 77 68 73 79 79 78 79 79 85 90 92 94
POP 12HR                     20          40          30          50          60
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.29        0.25        0.75        0.34
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM
TSTMS                     IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM
LAL                     1     2     3     3     2     2     3     3     4     4
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     3     3     4     4
MIXING HGT           3900   900  5900  6300  3200  1600  6300  7300  3300   700
T WIND DIR             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     E     E
T WIND SPD             11     8    14    21    13    10    13    14    11     6


DATE           06/02 FRI 06/03/16 SAT 06/04/16 SUN 06/05/16 MON 06/06/16
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            85      69      84      67      84      68      85      69      87
TEMP          83 82 70 69 82 81 69 67 82 81 70 68 83 82 71 69 85 83
DEWPT         72 71 69 68 70 68 67 66 68 67 68 67 68 67 68 67 67 67
MIN/MAX RH         65     100      62      96      58      96      56      95      52
RH            68 70 97 99 66 67 93 94 62 63 93 95 61 61 92 93 55 59
PWIND DIR          SE      NE       N      SW       N       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           70      60      50      30      40      20      40      10      20
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC       IS IS
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC       IS IS

$$

TXZ247-311015-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
315 PM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

DATE           05/30/16      TUE 05/31/16            WED 06/01/16            THU
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                      78          85          78          83          76
TEMP          83 81 79 79 78 78 83 85 85 84 82 78 79 79 81 83 82 80 79 76 77 77
DEWPT         73 73 73 73 74 74 74 72 74 71 72 74 73 74 73 73 73 74 74 74 73 73
MAX/MIN RH                   89          65          87          73          93
RH            73 77 81 85 87 88 76 65 70 66 71 87 84 87 77 73 75 82 85 93 89 88
WIND DIR      SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD      11 11 10  9 10 10 11 12 12 13 13 11 11 12 12 13 12 11 11 11 10  8
HEAT INDEX    89 86             90 91 93 88 87          86 88 87
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV
CLOUDS(%)     23 39 38 37 56 60 57 43 40 36 44 53 65 78 76 72 73 74 81 87 90 93
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          30          50
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.02        0.01        0.23        0.12
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS IS IS          IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS                           IS IS          IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
LAL                     1     1     2     1     1     2     3     3     3     3
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     5     4     4     5     4
MIXING HGT           1600  1800  1900  2100  1900  2400  3000  2900  2600  3100
T WIND DIR             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S    SE    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             17    17    20    23    21    20    18    17    14    13


DATE           06/02 FRI 06/03/16 SAT 06/04/16 SUN 06/05/16 MON 06/06/16
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            82      74      82      74      83      73      83      74      84
TEMP          82 78 74 75 82 78 74 75 82 78 73 75 83 79 74 75 83 80
DEWPT         73 72 72 70 70 70 70 69 70 70 70 69 70 69 70 70 70 70
MIN/MAX RH         73      94      67      88      67      89      64      90      63
RH            73 82 94 86 68 76 88 82 67 76 89 84 65 73 90 85 63 72
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE       N       N       N      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           70      70      60      50      50      40      40      30      30
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ234-311015-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
315 PM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

DATE           05/30/16      TUE 05/31/16            WED 06/01/16            THU
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                      71          87          73          85          72
TEMP          88 84 76 74 72 72 82 87 87 82 76 73 74 74 80 84 84 79 74 72 72 73
DEWPT         69 71 71 73 72 72 74 72 71 69 71 73 72 72 72 72 73 73 73 72 71 71
MAX/MIN RH                  100          59         100          67         100
RH            53 66 84 96100100 76 61 60 65 85100 94 94 77 67 68 81 95100 95 93
WIND DIR      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E
WIND SPD      10  9  6  3  2  3  5  9 11  9  5  4  3  6  8  9  9  9  6  4  3  4
HEAT INDEX    93 88             89 93 93 86                90 91
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)     23 40 37 35 56 61 58 46 41 36 55 74 77 81 81 78 82 86 87 89 92 94
POP 12HR                     10          30          20          50          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.01        0.39        0.18
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC SC SC       IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM
TSTMS                        SC SC SC SC       IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM
LAL                     1     1     3     3     1     2     3     3     4     4
HAINES                  4     4     4     3     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           2000   100  5600  5400  2000  1300  4400  6300   700   400
T WIND DIR             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     E
T WIND SPD             10     5    12    17    11    10    13    14    11     8


DATE           06/02 FRI 06/03/16 SAT 06/04/16 SUN 06/05/16 MON 06/06/16
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            84      69      83      68      83      69      84      69      85
TEMP          83 78 69 70 82 77 68 70 82 77 69 70 84 78 69 70 85 79
DEWPT         73 72 69 69 70 70 68 67 70 69 68 68 70 70 69 67 69 70
MIN/MAX RH         70     100      67      99      67      99      63      98      58
RH            70 83100 94 68 80 99 91 67 77 99 92 63 76 98 90 58 74
PWIND DIR          SE       E      SE       E       N       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           70      70      60      40      50      30      40      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC

$$

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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