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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
251 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

TXZ245-091015-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
251 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

DATE           02/08/16      TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            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
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      40          66          46          69          52
TEMP          65 58 48 45 42 40 47 60 66 60 52 50 47 46 52 64 69 64 58 55 53 53
DEWPT         25 31 29 30 29 29 29 29 32 39 37 43 41 41 42 43 43 47 49 51 50 50
MAX/MIN RH                   65          28          84          39          92
RH            22 35 48 57 58 65 50 30 28 45 57 80 80 85 69 46 39 54 73 85 88 91
WIND DIR       N NW NW NW NW NW  N NW  W  S  S SW SW  W  W SW SW  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD      14  9  5  5  4  5  6  4  4  2  4  4  4  3  3  4  3  8  5  9  5  9
CLOUDS        SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)     30 26 23 20 20 20 15 10  5  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  1  1  1  1
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     6     6     5     4     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           2000   100  2900  4500  2600   100  2800  3000  1200   600
T WIND DIR             NW     N    NW    SW    SW    SW     W    SW     S    SW
T WIND SPD              9     6     8     6     3     4     9     9    16    18
RED FLAG       W


DATE           02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN          73      58    72      54    67      52    66      55    70
TEMP          69 69 61   58 69 67 57   54 65 63 55   52 64 63 57   55 67 65
DEWPT         53 57 58   56 57 58 57   54 53 52 52   50 52 54 55   53 57 55
MIN/MAX RH       54      95    61     100    60      94    63      94    63
RH            57 66 90   95 66 72 98   99 66 68 90   94 67 73 91   94 71 71
PWIND DIR         S       S     S      SE    NE       E     E      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0       0     5       5     5       5    10      10    10

$$

TXZ231-091015-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
251 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

DATE           02/08/16      TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            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
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      37          73          42          79          48
TEMP          68 59 47 43 39 37 47 66 73 65 52 48 44 42 52 72 79 71 58 54 50 49
DEWPT         21 21 24 22 24 23 26 23 25 27 26 29 32 32 34 32 32 33 36 37 40 42
MAX/MIN RH                   56          17          69          18          78
RH            17 23 39 44 53 56 44 20 17 24 37 48 61 68 50 23 18 25 44 53 69 78
WIND DIR       N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      11  5  2  2  2  3  3  3  4  2  3  3  4  3  2  4  5  4  5  6  5  5
CLOUDS        SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)     30 26 23 20 20 20 15 10  5  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     6     6     6     5     6     5     5
MIXING HGT           2000   200  5400  6000  3400   100  4600  6900  1900   600
T WIND DIR              N    NW    NW    NW    SW    SW     W    SW     S     S
T WIND SPD              5     3     8     6     4     5     6     8    14    13
RED FLAG       W


DATE           02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN          82      54    81      51    75      49    72      52    75
TEMP          75 74 59   54 76 73 57   51 70 68 54   49 68 67 56   52 70 68
DEWPT         43 47 52   53 54 51 55   50 49 46 49   49 51 52 54   52 55 51
MIN/MAX RH       27      96    37      97    38     100    48      98    47
RH            31 38 78   96 47 46 92   96 47 46 83  100 55 59 92   98 58 54
PWIND DIR         S       S     S      SE     E       E    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0       0     0       0     5       5    10       5    10

$$

TXZ247-091015-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
251 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

DATE           02/08/16      TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            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
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      44          66          49          68          55
TEMP          65 59 51 48 45 44 50 61 66 61 55 52 51 49 55 65 68 65 59 57 56 56
DEWPT         30 34 33 34 34 32 32 31 35 41 38 46 43 44 45 45 45 49 51 52 52 52
MAX/MIN RH                   64          31          82          43          90
RH            27 38 51 59 63 64 49 32 32 47 54 79 76 82 70 50 43 58 74 83 87 88
WIND DIR       N  N NW  N NW NW  N NW  W  S  S SW SW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD      14  9  8  6  5  6  8  4  3  4  5  6  6  4  4  4  5  8  8 10  9 10
CLOUDS        SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)     30 26 23 20 20 20 15 10  5  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     6     6     6     4     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           2500   300  2100  2000  1100   300  1200  1500  1200   800
T WIND DIR              N     N    NW    SW    SW    SW    SW     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             12     8     6     6     8     6    11    12    19    23
RED FLAG       W


DATE           02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN          70      60    70      55    67      55    67      58    69
TEMP          67 67 62   60 68 66 58   55 64 63 57   55 64 64 60   58 67 65
DEWPT         54 58 59   58 58 58 58   55 54 54 53   52 53 55 56   54 57 56
MIN/MAX RH       63      92    66     100    64      92    65      88    66
RH            65 74 90   92 70 76 98  100 69 71 87   92 68 73 86   88 72 74
PWIND DIR         S       S     S      SE    NE       E     E      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0       0     5       5     5       5    10      10    10

$$

TXZ234-091015-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
251 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

DATE           02/08/16      TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            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
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      35          68          41          73          48
TEMP          64 56 45 41 38 35 44 61 68 60 50 46 43 41 49 66 73 66 56 53 50 49
DEWPT         22 25 27 24 26 24 27 26 28 34 34 36 33 35 36 38 40 42 43 46 44 44
MAX/MIN RH                   63          23          79          30          85
RH            20 30 50 50 63 63 51 26 23 38 54 67 69 80 59 35 30 41 63 78 81 84
WIND DIR       N NW NW NW NW NW  N NW NW  W  S  S  W SW NW  S  W  S SE  S  S SW
WIND SPD      13  6  4  4  4  4  4  5  8  3  4  4  4  2  1  3  4  4  5  5  3  5
CLOUDS        SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)     30 21 21 20 20 20 15 10  5  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  1
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     6     6     5     4     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           1900   100  3300  5300  3000   100  3800  6000  1300   600
T WIND DIR             NW    NW    NW     W     N    SE     W     W     S     S
T WIND SPD              6     6    10     8     6     6     5    10    12    11
RED FLAG       W


DATE           02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN          77      54    76      50    71      49    68      51    71
TEMP          72 71 59   54 72 69 55   50 67 65 53   49 64 63 54   51 67 65
DEWPT         48 53 55   54 56 55 55   50 50 49 49   46 49 51 52   50 56 52
MIN/MAX RH       39      98    49     100    47      91    54      98    55
RH            44 52 88   98 58 61 99   98 55 56 87   91 58 66 93   98 67 61
PWIND DIR         S       S     S      SE    NE       E     E      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR          0       0     5       5     5       5    10      10    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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