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FOUS54 KCRP 220926
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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
326 AM CST Wed Feb 22 2017

TXZ245-222215-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
326 AM CST Wed Feb 22 2017

Date             Wed 02/22/17            Thu 02/23/17            Fri 02/24/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      79          59          80          64          81
Temp             52 59 73 79 73 65 62 60 62 67 76 80 71 68 66 66 64 69 77 81 74
Dewpt            50 52 55 58 58 59 60 60 60 64 64 63 66 65 65 65 64 62 60 56 53
Min/Max RH                   49         100          57         100          44
RH               95 78 54 49 60 80 93100 95 91 66 57 84 91 95 97100 80 55 44 48
Wind Dir         NW NW  N SW SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  W NW NW  N
Wind Spd          4  5  2  3  5  6  6  6  6  9 11 11 11 11 11 10  8  5  4  4  5
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW CL
Clouds(%)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  8 13 12  8  8 11 11 10 25 40 25 11  6  0
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     5     6     4     4     4     5
Mixing Hgt           1800  1800   200   200  1400  1300   600   600  1800  2500
T Wind Dir             NW     S    SE    SE     S     S     S     S    SW     N
T Wind Spd              2     5     6     8    14    19    19    16     6     6


Date               Sat 02/25/17  Sun 02/26/17  Mon 02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            53    75      58    73      64    76      68    78
Temp          60   53 72 68 61   59 72 68 65   64 75 70 71   71 78 74
Dewpt         45   46 46 47 48   53 58 61 63   64 66 66 67   67 68 68
Max/Min RH         76    36      80    61      99    71      95    71
RH            58   76 39 48 62   80 61 79 92   99 73 89 87   86 73 82
Pwind Dir           N    NE       E    SE      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
Avg Clouds    CL   CL CL CL CL   FW SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     5      10    20      10    10
Rain Shwrs                                        IS IS
Tstms                                             IS IS

$$

TXZ231-222215-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
326 AM CST Wed Feb 22 2017

Date             Wed 02/22/17            Thu 02/23/17            Fri 02/24/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      90          53          94          59          88
Temp             49 60 82 90 80 65 60 56 53 64 86 94 80 66 62 60 59 67 81 88 79
Dewpt            45 49 45 46 49 52 52 53 51 57 54 52 60 61 61 60 59 53 46 43 42
Min/Max RH                   22          93          24         100          21
RH               86 68 27 22 34 62 76 88 92 78 34 24 51 83 96100100 62 30 21 28
Wind Dir          N NW SW SW SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S SW NW NW NW  N  N
Wind Spd          2  2  3  3  3  5  6  6  5  8  9 10  9 10 10  5  3  6 10  8  5
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL
Clouds(%)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  6  1  0  9  9 10 18 25 13  0  0  1
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                                 PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     5     6     5     4     4     5
Mixing Hgt           1800  3400   300   100  1100  3200   500   700  2100  4600
T Wind Dir             NW     S    SE    SE    SE     S    SE     S    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              2     5     6     6     8    14    14    10     8    12


Date               Sat 02/25/17  Sun 02/26/17  Mon 02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            48    76      52    79      61    84      65    89
Temp          55   48 71 69 55   53 76 71 62   62 79 78 67   65 83 83
Dewpt         38   39 37 39 43   46 55 58 62   62 63 64 66   65 65 63
Max/Min RH         69    25      77    46     100    51     100    44
RH            53   69 28 33 65   77 49 63 99  100 58 63 98  100 57 52
Pwind Dir           N    NE       E    SE      SE     S      SE     S
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL   CL CL CL CL   FW SC B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     0       0    10       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ247-222215-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
326 AM CST Wed Feb 22 2017

Date             Wed 02/22/17            Thu 02/23/17            Fri 02/24/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      76          62          78          65          79
Temp             56 61 72 76 72 66 64 63 67 70 76 78 71 69 68 67 65 69 75 79 72
Dewpt            54 55 55 58 59 61 62 62 62 65 64 64 66 66 66 65 64 63 61 59 56
Min/Max RH                   55         100          63          98          51
RH               96 78 56 55 64 83 92 97 85 84 69 63 87 92 93 95 98 83 62 51 57
Wind Dir          N NW  N  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW NW NW  N
Wind Spd          5  6  3  3  5  8  9  9  8  9 11 10 12 12 12 12 11  6  2  3  5
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW CL
Clouds(%)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  8 13 12 10 11 11 11 10 23 36 25 13  7  1
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     5     6     4     4     4     5
Mixing Hgt            600   500   300   400   700   700   500   600  1600  1600
T Wind Dir             NW     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S    SW     N
T Wind Spd              2     4     9    11    16    19    21    18    10     4


Date               Sat 02/25/17  Sun 02/26/17  Mon 02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            56    73      61    73      65    75      69    77
Temp          62   56 72 67 63   61 72 67 66   66 75 69 74   74 77 73
Dewpt         52   49 48 49 50   55 59 62 64   65 66 67 68   68 68 68
Max/Min RH         79    41      82    63      98    75      95    75
RH            68   78 45 54 64   82 63 84 95   98 76 92 80   80 75 86
Pwind Dir           N    NE       E    SE      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
Avg Clouds    CL   CL CL CL CL   FW SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC
PoP 12HR            0     0       5     5      10    10      10    10

$$

TXZ234-222215-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
326 AM CST Wed Feb 22 2017

Date             Wed 02/22/17            Thu 02/23/17            Fri 02/24/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      87          55          85          61          84
Temp             49 59 79 87 78 65 61 57 56 64 79 85 73 66 64 63 61 69 79 84 75
Dewpt            45 50 53 51 55 53 54 54 56 61 63 60 63 63 63 63 61 59 55 53 49
Min/Max RH                   29         100          44         100          34
RH               87 71 39 29 45 66 79 90100 91 57 44 71 90 98100100 71 44 34 41
Wind Dir         NW NW NW  W SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW
Wind Spd          3  4  2  3  4  5  5  5  4  6 10 11 10 10  9  6  4  5  6  5  5
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 SC CL CL CL
Clouds(%)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  7 14 17  1  4 10 10 10 32 54 30  5  3  0
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                                 PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     5     6     4     4     4     5
Mixing Hgt           2200  2800   200   100  2000  2000   800   700  1700  3400
T Wind Dir             NW     S    SE    SE     S     S     S     S     W    NW
T Wind Spd              2     4     5     5    10    18    17    12     4     9


Date               Sat 02/25/17  Sun 02/26/17  Mon 02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            48    73      50    75      61    79      66    81
Temp          54   48 69 64 53   51 73 69 62   61 77 73 67   66 80 76
Dewpt         39   40 40 42 40   44 55 59 61   61 65 66 67   66 68 67
Max/Min RH         73    31      78    52     100    63     100    64
RH            58   73 34 45 62   78 53 70 98  100 66 80100  100 66 73
Pwind Dir           N    NE       E    SE      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL   CL CL CL CL   FW SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B1
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     5      10    20      10    20
Rain Shwrs                                        IS IS         IS IS
Tstms                                             IS IS         IS IS

$$

TXZ241-222215-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
326 AM CST Wed Feb 22 2017

Date             Wed 02/22/17            Thu 02/23/17            Fri 02/24/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      93          54          96          61          89
Temp             50 62 85 93 83 67 61 57 54 65 87 96 81 69 65 63 61 70 82 89 80
Dewpt            43 42 43 42 45 51 54 52 52 58 53 51 61 61 61 62 61 55 48 44 41
Min/Max RH                   17          96          22         100          21
RH               75 48 23 17 26 57 77 83 92 78 31 22 51 77 88 98 99 60 31 21 24
Wind Dir         NW NW  S  W SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S SW  W NW  N  N  N
Wind Spd          3  2  2  3  4  6  6  5  5  8 10 10 10 10  9  5  3  8 12 10  6
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL
Clouds(%)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  3  1  0 12 11 10 17 23 12  1  0  0
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                                 PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     5     5     5     6     4     4     4     5
Mixing Hgt           2500  4800   300   100  1300  3600   800   600  1900  4400
T Wind Dir             NW    SW    SE    SE     S     S    SE     S    NW    NW
T Wind Spd              2     5     6     5     8    16    12    11    10    14


Date               Sat 02/25/17  Sun 02/26/17  Mon 02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            52    77      55    80      62    85      66    89
Temp          58   52 74 70 57   56 78 73 65   63 82 78 68   66 85 84
Dewpt         39   39 38 43 47   51 56 60 63   63 64 65 67   66 65 64
Max/Min RH         62    25      85    46     100    49     100    44
RH            49   62 27 37 69   85 49 64 94  100 55 63 96   99 52 51
Pwind Dir           N    NE       E    SE      SE    SE      SE     S
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL   CL CL CL FW   FW SC B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     0       0    10      10     5       5     5

$$

TXZ229-222215-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
326 AM CST Wed Feb 22 2017

Date             Wed 02/22/17            Thu 02/23/17            Fri 02/24/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      94          53          98          56          88
Temp             49 62 85 94 83 66 60 56 54 66 90 98 86 70 66 61 56 66 81 88 83
Dewpt            41 45 40 38 40 41 44 45 45 48 44 41 45 47 49 51 50 42 34 33 34
Min/Max RH                   14          72          14          81          14
RH               73 54 20 14 22 40 54 66 70 51 21 14 24 44 55 70 80 41 19 14 17
Wind Dir          N SW SW  W SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  E NE  N NW  N  N
Wind Spd          2  2  3  3  3  5  6  5  4  4  8  9  4  6  6  4  3  9 13 10  5
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  0  0  0  1  2  7 11  5  0  0  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     6     5     5     5     5
Mixing Hgt           1900  3600   300   100  1700  3900   200   100  3800  4600
T Wind Dir             NW    SW    SE    SE    SE     S     S     E     N    NW
T Wind Spd              3     5     4     4     8    12     5     4    10    17


Date               Sat 02/25/17  Sun 02/26/17  Mon 02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            47    76      51    80      60    85      63    90
Temp          57   47 70 73 56   51 72 78 64   60 76 82 66   63 81 86
Dewpt         31   34 32 33 39   44 52 54 59   60 61 57 63   63 62 53
Max/Min RH         59    20      76    40      99    40     100    31
RH            37   59 24 23 52   75 50 44 86   99 58 42 88  100 53 32
Pwind Dir           N    NE       E    SE      SE    SE      SE     S
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    CL   CL CL CL CL   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5     5       5     5

$$

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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