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FOUS54 KCRP 252036
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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
336 PM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

TXZ245-261030-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
336 PM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

Date           03/25/17      Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue
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                      68          84          71          84          72
Temp          81 74 70 70 69 68 77 84 81 75 73 73 72 71 78 84 82 76 74 74 74 72
Dewpt         58 66 68 68 68 68 69 69 69 69 69 69 68 70 71 72 72 72 73 72 72 71
Max/Min RH                  100          61          99          68          99
RH            46 77 96 97 98100 77 61 67 82 89 87 88 99 80 68 73 89 95 94 95 99
Wind Dir       E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       3  5  5  6  6  8 10 12 16 14 13 12  9  5  6  9 10 11  8  5  5  6
Heat Index                         88 85                   89 87
Clouds        CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)      0  6  6 26 55 62 51 41 57 58 51 37 44 62 53 45 40 35 52 68 69 70
PoP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     3
Mixing Hgt           1400  1400  1700  2600  2100  2300  2800  3600  1800  1600
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S    SE
T Wind Spd             14    16    17    25    23    19    14    14    14    12


Date           03/28 Wed 03/29/17 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17
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      73      81      68      80      65      78      69      80
Temp          79 75 74 73 81 75 72 68 77 75 70 65 76 72 72 70 79 76
Dewpt         72 72 72 69 70 68 67 66 59 61 62 61 64 65 67 67 68 65
Min/Max RH         79      94      69      94      49      87      63      92      68
RH            80 92 92 91 70 79 83 94 54 61 77 87 66 79 83 91 70 71
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       S       S      NW       E      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            5      10      50      30      20       5       5      10      20
Rain Shwrs                SC SC SC SC IS IS                   IS IS
Tstms                     SC SC SC SC IS IS                   IS IS

$$

TXZ231-261030-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
336 PM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

Date           03/25/17      Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue
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                      63          90          65          91          68
Temp          87 79 70 67 65 64 74 86 90 82 71 69 67 65 72 87 91 85 75 72 70 69
Dewpt         47 58 64 67 65 64 65 65 66 66 66 66 65 64 69 70 70 71 71 71 69 69
Max/Min RH                  100          46         100          50         100
RH            25 48 82100100100 74 50 46 59 86 92 93100 89 56 51 62 87 98100100
Wind Dir      NE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
Wind Spd       3  3  6  5  6  6 10 11 13 14 13 10  5  0  2  5  6  8  6  5  5  6
Heat Index                         88 92 84                91 97 91
Clouds        CL CL CL FW B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)      0  0  0 22 51 63 57 31 37 28 36 32 32 47 39 31 32 33 49 64 68 73
PoP 12HR                      0           5          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                     PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     4     4     4     4     4     5     5     4
Mixing Hgt           2000   900  1900  3000  2400  1500  1900  3700  2900  1300
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S     S    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             13    13    13    23    20    12     6     8    14    10


Date           03/28 Wed 03/29/17 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17
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      70      88      63      84      60      87      66      87
Temp          85 82 73 71 84 82 67 64 79 80 66 60 81 82 70 66 84 79
Dewpt         67 68 69 68 58 56 58 51 48 53 52 55 57 60 64 64 64 59
Min/Max RH         49      93      34      73      31      81      38      94      43
RH            55 62 88 92 41 41 73 64 34 39 61 81 44 49 82 92 51 49
Pwind Dir          SE      SE      SW      SE      NW      NE      SE      SE       E
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW
PoP 12HR           10      20      50      20      20       5       5       5      20
Rain Shwrs          IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS                   IS IS
Tstms               IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS                   IS IS

$$

TXZ247-261030-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
336 PM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

Date           03/25/17      Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue
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                      70          80          72          81          73
Temp          79 72 70 72 72 70 75 80 78 74 74 74 73 72 78 81 80 75 75 76 75 73
Dewpt         62 67 69 69 69 69 69 70 69 70 70 69 69 70 71 72 72 72 73 72 72 72
Max/Min RH                   99          71          95          74          96
RH            56 85 97 93 93 99 83 72 76 85 86 85 88 95 80 74 79 91 94 89 92 96
Wind Dir       E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       5  6  6  8  8  9 11 12 16 14 14 13 11  6  8 10 10 11  9  6  8  8
Heat Index                                                 85
Clouds        CL FW FW SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)      0 14  6 26 55 61 50 44 59 55 51 34 41 59 52 45 40 34 51 68 68 69
PoP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     3
Mixing Hgt           1200  1400  1500  2400  2000  2400  2200  2200  1500  1600
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             14    18    19    25    24    19    14    14    14    13


Date           03/28 Wed 03/29/17 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17
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            78      73      79      70      80      68      77      71      78
Temp          78 75 74 73 79 74 74 70 76 76 72 68 76 71 74 72 78 74
Dewpt         73 73 72 70 70 69 69 68 60 62 64 63 65 66 68 68 69 67
Min/Max RH         85      97      75      93      52      85      68      87      73
RH            86 94 95 89 75 85 85 93 58 63 77 85 69 85 80 86 75 78
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       S       S      NW       E      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
PoP 12HR            5      10      50      30      20       5       5      10      10
Rain Shwrs                SC SC SC SC IS IS
Tstms                     SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ234-261030-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
336 PM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

Date           03/25/17      Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue
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                      63          87          67          87          69
Temp          83 75 65 64 64 65 75 85 86 78 72 70 68 68 75 85 86 79 73 71 70 70
Dewpt         53 60 64 64 64 65 68 67 67 67 68 68 67 67 69 70 70 70 70 70 70 70
Max/Min RH                  100          51         100          58         100
RH            36 59 94100100100 79 54 53 70 88 93 94 99 82 62 59 75 92 97 98100
Wind Dir      NW SE SE  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  S SE  E  E SE SE
Wind Spd       4  3  4  4  4  5  9 12 16 14 11  9  6  4  4  5  6  8  5  3  4  4
Heat Index                         88 89                   89 91
Clouds        CL CL CL SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2
Clouds(%)      0  0  0 26 58 65 59 27 46 58 55 53 44 70 57 43 39 35 52 69 71 73
PoP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                     PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           1900  1400  1800  2800  2300  2000  3900  4600  2800  1600
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S    SE
T Wind Spd             12    14    14    23    19    16    12    10    12    10


Date           03/28 Wed 03/29/17 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17
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      71      83      64      82      60      81      66      82
Temp          82 77 73 71 82 77 68 64 79 77 66 61 78 76 69 66 81 75
Dewpt         70 70 70 69 69 66 62 61 55 58 57 58 61 64 66 65 68 63
Min/Max RH         60      94      62      90      41      92      52      96      59
RH            65 78 92 93 65 69 83 89 44 51 73 92 55 65 88 94 64 65
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       S       S      NW      SW       S      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
PoP 12HR           10      20      60      30      20       5       5      10      20
Rain Shwrs          IS IS NM NM SC SC IS IS                   IS IS
Tstms               IS IS NM NM SC SC IS IS                   IS IS

$$

TXZ241-261030-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
336 PM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

Date           03/25/17      Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue
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                      65          90          66          92          68
Temp          89 82 71 68 66 66 74 86 90 82 73 70 68 66 74 88 92 84 74 72 70 68
Dewpt         53 63 66 67 66 66 66 66 66 66 66 65 65 65 68 69 70 70 71 72 70 68
Max/Min RH                  100          45         100          48         100
RH            30 55 86 97100100 77 50 45 58 79 85 91100 82 54 48 64 89 99100100
Wind Dir      NE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       4  5  6  5  6  6 10 12 16 14 12 10  6  1  3  6  9 11  8  5  5  6
Heat Index                         88 92 84                93 97 88
Clouds        CL CL FW SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)      0  5 11 26 57 62 49 28 38 26 32 28 37 41 36 32 30 28 45 62 67 71
PoP 12HR                      0           5          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                     PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     4     4     4     4     4     5     5     4
Mixing Hgt           2700   900  1800  3400  2600  1500  2000  4200  3000  1400
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S     S    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             13    12    14    23    18    12     6     9    13    11


Date           03/28 Wed 03/29/17 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17
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      70      91      65      87      62      88      67      88
Temp          85 81 73 70 86 85 70 66 84 82 69 63 83 83 71 68 86 82
Dewpt         68 68 70 68 58 56 61 55 51 51 54 56 56 61 65 65 63 59
Min/Max RH         51      96      30      76      28      81      36      94      40
RH            57 65 93 94 38 38 74 70 32 35 59 80 40 49 81 91 46 46
Pwind Dir          SE      SE      SW      SE      NW      SW       S      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B1 FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           10      10      30      20      20       5       5       5      10
Rain Shwrs                SC SC IS IS IS IS
Tstms                     SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ229-261030-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
336 PM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

Date           03/25/17      Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue
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                      64          94          66          93          69
Temp          87 86 75 70 66 64 74 85 93 91 78 72 69 66 72 84 93 91 80 75 71 69
Dewpt         42 48 52 63 63 61 62 61 59 58 62 64 64 62 63 63 61 59 61 63 64 64
Max/Min RH                   93          30          93          34          86
RH            21 27 45 80 90 90 67 46 32 33 59 75 86 91 74 49 35 35 52 67 78 86
Wind Dir       N SE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE  E  E NE  E  E  E  E  E  E
Wind Spd       2  2  4  6  6  6  8 10 10  8  9  8  4  3  4  6  6  6  6  8  6  6
Clouds        CL CL CL FW SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2
Clouds(%)      0  0  0  8 34 59 48 18 13 18 19 25 17 17 16 14 19 24 32 40 56 72
PoP 12HR                      0          10          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     4     4     4     4     4     4     5     5     4
Mixing Hgt           2700   700  3000  6000  3800  1300  1700  3100  2100  1300
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE     S    SE    SE    SE     E     E    SE
T Wind Spd              8    13    11    17    12     9     2     6     9    11


Date           03/28 Wed 03/29/17 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17
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            92      69      89      60      85      60      90      65      87
Temp          85 89 75 69 82 86 70 61 79 83 68 61 83 87 71 65 82 85
Dewpt         67 63 67 64 46 44 47 45 43 44 43 50 50 49 59 60 58 51
Min/Max RH         40      86      20      58      23      69      24      85      30
RH            54 42 78 85 28 23 44 56 28 25 41 69 33 27 67 83 44 31
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       N      NE      NW       E       S      SE       E
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B1 B1 B2 SC FW SC B1 SC FW CL FW FW FW CL FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           20      30      20      10      10       0       5       5      10
Rain Shwrs       IS SC SC IS IS
Tstms            IS SC SC 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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