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FOUS54 KCRP 212049
PFWCRP

Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
349 PM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

TXZ245-221015-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
349 PM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

Date           09/21/17      Fri 09/22/17            Sat 09/23/17            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                      80          89          79          90          77
Temp          89 85 83 82 80 80 85 88 89 85 82 82 80 79 85 90 89 84 82 82 79 77
Dewpt         76 77 76 75 76 74 76 76 75 76 75 74 75 73 74 74 74 75 74 74 73 73
Max/Min RH                   86          65          86          59          89
RH            66 75 80 80 86 84 74 67 65 74 78 80 86 84 69 59 63 73 79 78 84 88
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd      10  9  9  9  6  5  8 10 11 10  9  8  6  6  9 10 11 11 10  9  6  6
Heat Index   100 96 91 89 83    94 99 99 94 89 87       92100 98 92 87 87
Clouds        B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     60 67 43 58 62 62 62 61 50 39 30 30 29 39 41 44 38 32 36 39 41 43
PoP 12HR                     20          30          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.13        0.02        0.03        0.02
Rain Shwrs    SC       IS IS SC SC SC SC       IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
Tstms         SC             SC SC SC SC       IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
LAL                     1     1     3     3     1     2     2     2     2     2
Haines                  4     4     4     4     5     5     5     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2400  2300  4700  4500  3100  2400  4800  4600  2400  1600
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     E     E     E    SE
T Wind Spd             16    12    14    18    16    12    12    14    12     6


Date           09/24 Mon 09/25/17 Tue 09/26/17 Wed 09/27/17 Thu 09/28/17
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            90      77      89      78      89      77      88      76      88
Temp          89 85 80 77 88 84 81 78 88 83 79 77 87 83 80 76 87 83
Dewpt         73 74 73 73 74 75 75 74 75 75 75 74 76 76 75 73 75 74
Min/Max RH         59      89      63      89      63      92      68      91      65
RH            60 72 81 88 63 75 83 88 64 79 90 92 70 81 86 91 67 74
Pwind Dir          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR           30      20      30      20      40      20      40      40      40
Rain Shwrs    SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms         SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ231-221015-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
349 PM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

Date           09/21/17      Fri 09/22/17            Sat 09/23/17            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                      75          94          75          94          72
Temp          96 91 82 79 78 75 84 90 94 89 81 79 77 76 85 92 93 87 79 76 74 73
Dewpt         72 72 74 75 74 74 75 70 70 70 73 73 73 72 71 71 70 70 71 72 72 71
Max/Min RH                   95          46          91          47          98
RH            47 55 77 88 90 95 75 52 46 55 75 84 86 89 65 51 47 58 76 87 92 96
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  E  E
Wind Spd      10 10  6  5  4  3  6  8 10 10  6  4  4  4  6  9 11 11  8  4  3  3
Heat Index   104 98 88          92 95100 95 86          91 98 99 91
Clouds        B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     69 61 32 56 63 68 71 68 62 52 49 57 49 49 52 56 51 46 40 35 39 44
PoP 12HR                     10          20          10          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0        0.04           0
Rain Shwrs    SC IS                IS IS             IS IS IS IS             SC
Tstms         SC IS                IS IS             IS IS IS IS             SC
LAL                     1     1     1     2     1     1     2     2     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     3     4     4     5     5     4
Mixing Hgt           4200  2000  6400  6800  3700  2200  6600  7100  3100  1300
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     E    SE     E    SE     E
T Wind Spd             13     6    10    17    13     8    12    16    14     4


Date           09/24 Mon 09/25/17 Tue 09/26/17 Wed 09/27/17 Thu 09/28/17
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      73      92      73      92      74      91      74      90
Temp          90 85 76 73 90 84 76 74 90 84 76 74 90 84 76 74 89 82
Dewpt         70 70 72 71 69 70 73 72 70 71 74 73 72 72 73 72 71 71
Min/Max RH         48      97      47      97      50      99      54      96      54
RH            52 59 88 94 50 62 92 95 53 66 93 95 57 69 92 93 57 68
Pwind Dir           E      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2
PoP 12HR           30      20      30      20      40      30      50      40      40
Rain Shwrs    SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms         SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ247-221015-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
349 PM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

Date           09/21/17      Fri 09/22/17            Sat 09/23/17            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                      82          89          81          90          79
Temp          88 86 85 85 83 82 86 88 88 86 84 84 82 81 86 90 90 84 83 83 81 79
Dewpt         77 77 77 76 76 76 76 76 77 76 75 75 75 74 74 75 75 75 75 74 73 73
Max/Min RH                   81          67          81          61          83
RH            70 76 78 78 81 81 74 68 69 74 75 77 81 79 68 62 63 74 77 75 78 83
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd      11 11 11 11  9  8  9 10 11 11 12 11 10  9 10 11 12 13 12 10  9  9
Heat Index   100 97 95 93 91 90 96 99100 96 93 91 89 87 95100100 93 89 89 86
Clouds        B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     62 64 44 61 66 69 67 64 53 45 36 28 30 40 42 43 39 35 37 39 41 42
PoP 12HR                     20          30          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.12        0.02        0.02        0.02
Rain Shwrs    SC       IS IS SC SC SC SC       IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
Tstms         SC             SC SC SC SC       IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
LAL                     1     1     3     3     1     2     2     2     2     2
Haines                  4     4     4     4     5     5     5     5     5     4
Mixing Hgt           2400  2700  3300  3300  3200  3000  3500  3500  3100  3000
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     E     E     E    SE
T Wind Spd             20    17    17    20    20    17    13    16    13     9


Date           09/24 Mon 09/25/17 Tue 09/26/17 Wed 09/27/17 Thu 09/28/17
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            89      79      87      79      89      79      87      78      88
Temp          89 84 81 79 87 83 81 80 89 84 82 79 86 83 81 78 88 85
Dewpt         74 75 74 74 75 76 75 75 76 76 76 76 77 77 76 74 75 75
Min/Max RH         62      86      68      87      65      89      74      89      66
RH            62 74 80 86 68 79 84 86 66 79 82 89 74 82 84 88 67 73
Pwind Dir          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR           30      20      30      20      40      20      40      40      40
Rain Shwrs    SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms         SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ234-221015-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
349 PM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

Date           09/21/17      Fri 09/22/17            Sat 09/23/17            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                      76          91          75          91          72
Temp          91 87 80 78 77 76 85 90 91 86 79 77 76 75 84 91 90 84 78 76 74 73
Dewpt         75 75 75 75 74 73 77 74 72 73 74 73 72 73 72 72 73 73 73 72 72 71
Max/Min RH                   93          54          91          54          97
RH            60 69 87 89 91 91 77 60 54 64 84 87 89 91 68 55 56 69 84 88 92 95
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  E  E  E
Wind Spd       9  9  5  4  3  3  6  8 10  9  5  3  3  3  6  8  9  9  6  3  3  3
Heat Index   101 96             95 99 98 94             90 98 98 90
Clouds        B1 B2 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     68 73 37 45 60 58 56 67 62 38 13 24 27 41 43 46 36 26 31 35 37 40
PoP 12HR                     10          30          10          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.12           0        0.04           0
Rain Shwrs    SC IS          IS IS SC SC             IS IS IS IS             SC
Tstms         SC IS          IS IS SC SC             IS IS IS IS             SC
LAL                     1     1     2     3     1     1     2     2     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     3     3
Mixing Hgt           1500   400  5300  5300  2100   300  6000  6400  2700   300
T Wind Dir             SE     E    SE    SE    SE     E     E    SE     E    NE
T Wind Spd             11     5    11    17    11     5     9    11     8     3


Date           09/24 Mon 09/25/17 Tue 09/26/17 Wed 09/27/17 Thu 09/28/17
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            90      73      89      73      89      73      89      73      88
Temp          89 84 76 73 89 83 75 73 88 83 76 74 87 82 76 73 87 82
Dewpt         72 73 72 72 73 73 74 73 73 74 74 73 75 75 74 73 73 73
Min/Max RH         56      98      59      99      60      99      63      98      61
RH            57 70 89 95 60 73 95 97 62 73 95 98 66 79 94 97 64 74
Pwind Dir           E      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2
PoP 12HR           30      20      40      20      40      20      50      40      40
Rain Shwrs    SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms         SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ241-221015-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
349 PM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

Date           09/21/17      Fri 09/22/17            Sat 09/23/17            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                      75          95          75          94          73
Temp          97 90 82 78 78 75 85 92 95 89 81 77 77 75 85 92 93 87 80 78 76 74
Dewpt         74 74 74 75 75 74 75 71 72 73 73 74 73 73 71 70 71 72 72 72 72 72
Max/Min RH                   99          47          95          48          96
RH            48 61 79 92 92 99 71 51 47 60 77 89 88 93 64 49 49 62 77 83 89 94
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E SE  E  E SE SE  E  E
Wind Spd      11 12  9  6  5  4  9  9 11 12  8  5  5  4  8 10 11 11  8  4  3  3
Heat Index   107 99 88          93 99103 97 86          90 98100 93 84
Clouds        B1 B2 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     66 72 47 65 52 53 66 67 62 44 61 50 36 47 51 54 49 43 40 36 39 42
PoP 12HR                     10          20          10          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0        0.06           0
Rain Shwrs    SC                   IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS
Tstms         SC                   IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS
LAL                     1     1     1     2     1     1     2     2     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     3     4     5     5     5
Mixing Hgt           3600  2400  6300  6900  3500  2400  6500  6400  3100   300
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     E     E     E    SE     E
T Wind Spd             17     9    12    20    16     8    12    14    13     3


Date           09/24 Mon 09/25/17 Tue 09/26/17 Wed 09/27/17 Thu 09/28/17
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            93      73      93      74      92      74      92      74      90
Temp          91 85 77 74 91 85 77 74 91 85 77 75 90 84 76 75 89 84
Dewpt         71 71 72 72 71 72 73 73 71 73 74 74 73 74 73 73 72 72
Min/Max RH         49      97      49      98      51      98      54      96      55
RH            52 62 85 95 51 65 89 95 53 67 91 96 57 71 90 93 58 68
Pwind Dir          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR           20      20      20      10      30      20      40      30      40
Rain Shwrs    IS IS IS IS IS IS       SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms         IS IS IS IS IS IS       SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ229-221015-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
349 PM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

Date           09/21/17      Fri 09/22/17            Sat 09/23/17            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                      78          97          77          96          74
Temp          98 97 88 84 80 78 85 93 96 95 86 82 79 77 84 92 96 93 83 77 76 74
Dewpt         65 67 71 72 73 73 72 68 65 65 68 70 72 72 70 68 67 66 68 71 72 71
Max/Min RH                   85          35          84          38          93
RH            34 38 57 69 79 85 65 44 35 38 55 67 77 84 63 46 38 42 61 80 88 92
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE  E  E
Wind Spd       8 11 11  9  6  5  9  9 10 11 11  9  6  6  8 10 11 11 10  8  6  5
Heat Index   102101 94 89 85    92 98 99 97 90 87       88 97101 96 86
Clouds        B1 B2 SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1
Clouds(%)     68 86 41 70 80 77 77 74 65 71 62 71 77 71 68 64 60 56 51 47 54 61
PoP 12HR                     10          10          10          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
Rain Shwrs    IS IS                                  IS IS IS IS             IS
Tstms         IS IS                                  IS IS IS IS             IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     1     1
Haines                  4     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           5700  1100  6600  7000  5400  2300  7500  8300  5700  1000
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     E
T Wind Spd             19    12    13    18    17    13    16    16    20     6


Date           09/24 Mon 09/25/17 Tue 09/26/17 Wed 09/27/17 Thu 09/28/17
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            95      74      95      75      93      75      92      74      90
Temp          91 93 78 74 91 91 79 75 88 90 78 75 88 89 79 74 88 86
Dewpt         67 66 70 71 67 64 70 72 68 65 71 72 70 69 71 70 68 65
Min/Max RH         38      91      37      90      40      91      47      89      45
RH            45 41 78 91 46 40 76 90 51 44 77 91 54 51 77 88 52 50
Pwind Dir          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       E      NE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2
PoP 12HR           20      10      20      20      40      40      50      40      40
Rain Shwrs    IS IS       IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms         IS IS       IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC 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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