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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1239 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

SCZ050-302100-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
1239 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

DATE             FRI 01/30/15            SAT 01/31/15            SUN 02/01/15
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      57          31          54          36          61
TEMP                   56 56 47 41 38 34 31 44 51 53 41 36 36 36 37 50 58 58 52
DEWPT                  31 26 24 21 18 19 20 18 17 21 25 27 28 29 31 37 43 47 48
RH                     38 31 40 44 44 54 63 35 26 28 52 69 72 75 79 61 57 67 86
WIND DIR               NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               13 14  8  6  6  5  5  3  3  2  2  2  2  1  2  6 10  8  5
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    L


DATE          MON 02/02/15  TUE 02/03/15  WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          51    58      32    53      41    57      43    56
TEMP          51 51 57 48   38 34 49 43   41 41 54 51   46 43 53 51
DEWPT         49 50 46 36   28 25 29 34   36 38 45 47   44 42 44 39
PWIND DIR         S     W       N    NE      NE    NE      NE    NW
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 SC   SC FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR         60    40       0     5      30    50      40    20
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  C  S                  C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S

$$
GAZ118-302100-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
1239 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

DATE             FRI 01/30/15            SAT 01/31/15            SUN 02/01/15
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      59          33          55          40          64
TEMP                   58 58 47 41 38 35 33 44 54 56 46 42 41 41 41 55 62 62 54
DEWPT                  35 32 27 24 23 22 23 22 22 25 29 31 33 34 36 41 46 48 49
RH                     42 37 45 50 54 59 66 41 28 30 51 65 73 76 82 59 56 60 83
WIND DIR               NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  E SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD               12 11  6  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  3  2  2  4  8 11 10  9
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    C


DATE          MON 02/02/15  TUE 02/03/15  WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          51    60      34    56      42    59      43    58
TEMP          51 51 59 50   39 35 52 44   42 42 57 52   46 43 55 53
DEWPT         51 51 45 35   29 27 31 37   39 40 46 48   45 43 45 40
PWIND DIR         S     W       N    NE      NE    NE      NW    NW
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 SC   SC FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR         60    40       0     5      30    50      40    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  L  C  S                  C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S

$$
SCZ050-302100-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
1239 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

DATE             FRI 01/30/15            SAT 01/31/15            SUN 02/01/15
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      56          34          51          39          60
TEMP                   55 56 47 43 39 36 34 44 50 52 43 40 40 40 40 52 58 58 54
DEWPT                  31 26 23 20 18 18 18 18 18 21 25 27 29 30 33 39 45 49 50
RH                     40 31 38 39 42 47 51 35 28 29 49 59 64 67 76 61 62 72 86
WIND DIR               NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               14 16 11 10 10  9  9  5  4  3  3  3  3  2  3  6 10  9  5
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    L


DATE          MON 02/02/15  TUE 02/03/15  WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          53    55      34    52      43    56      46    56
TEMP          53 53 55 49   40 36 49 45   43 43 54 52   48 46 53 52
DEWPT         50 49 47 37   28 26 30 36   39 40 46 48   47 44 45 41
PWIND DIR        SW     W       N    NE      NE    NE       W    NW
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 B1   SC FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR         60    40       0    10      30    50      40    20
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  C  S                  C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S

$$
SCZ048-302100-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
1239 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

DATE             FRI 01/30/15            SAT 01/31/15            SUN 02/01/15
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      58          32          54          38          61
TEMP                   56 57 47 43 39 36 33 44 52 54 43 39 38 39 41 52 59 59 51
DEWPT                  32 26 23 22 22 21 20 19 19 22 27 29 31 33 35 40 45 48 49
RH                     40 30 38 43 50 54 58 36 27 28 53 67 76 79 79 63 60 67 93
WIND DIR               NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD               13 13  9  6  5  5  5  4  3  3  2  2  3  3  4  8 10  9  6
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    C


DATE          MON 02/02/15  TUE 02/03/15  WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          50    59      34    54      42    57      44    57
TEMP          50 50 58 49   40 36 50 44   42 42 55 51   46 44 54 52
DEWPT         50 50 45 36   28 27 30 36   39 40 45 47   45 43 44 40
PWIND DIR         S     W       N    NE      NE    NE      NE    NW
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 SC   SC FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR         60    40       0     5      30    50      40    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  L  C  S                  C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S

$$
SCZ043-302100-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
1239 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

DATE             FRI 01/30/15            SAT 01/31/15            SUN 02/01/15
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      57          29          53          34          62
TEMP                   55 56 46 40 36 33 30 42 51 54 42 37 36 35 36 51 59 60 52
DEWPT                  29 24 21 20 19 20 21 19 18 21 24 26 28 28 31 36 42 45 47
RH                     37 29 37 44 50 58 69 39 27 27 48 64 72 75 82 56 53 58 83
WIND DIR               NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               12 13  6  4  4  3  2  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  2  6 10  8  5
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    L


DATE          MON 02/02/15  TUE 02/03/15  WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          49    58      31    53      39    56      40    56
TEMP          49 49 57 49   38 33 49 42   39 39 53 50   43 40 54 50
DEWPT         49 49 44 34   26 25 26 32   35 37 42 45   42 40 41 37
PWIND DIR         S     W       N    NE      NE    NE      NE    NW
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 SC   SC FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR         60    40       0     5      30    50      40    20
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  C                     C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S

$$
GAZ099-302100-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
1239 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

DATE             FRI 01/30/15            SAT 01/31/15            SUN 02/01/15
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      57          31          55          38          63
TEMP                   56 56 46 40 36 33 31 42 52 56 46 41 39 39 40 52 60 62 54
DEWPT                  31 28 27 25 23 22 23 23 24 26 30 31 32 32 34 39 45 47 48
RH                     38 34 47 55 59 63 72 46 33 31 53 67 76 76 79 61 58 58 80
WIND DIR               NW NW NW  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               13 13  4  2  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  1  2  8 11  9  5
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                              S  S  L


DATE          MON 02/02/15  TUE 02/03/15  WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          50    57      32    53      40    56      41    56
TEMP          53 50 57 49   39 34 49 42   40 40 53 50   44 41 53 50
DEWPT         50 50 41 32   28 26 28 34   37 38 43 46   44 41 43 40
PWIND DIR         S     W       N    NE      NE    NE      NW    NW
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 SC   SC FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR         60    30       0     5      40    50      40    10
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  C                     C  C  C  C    C  C

$$

PRODUCT KEY...

--- CLOUD COVER ---
CODE   PERCENTAGE            SKY COVER DAY/NIGHT
 CL    0 TO <=5 PERCENT      SUNNY/CLEAR
 FW    >5 TO <=25 PERCENT    SUNNY/MOSTLY CLEAR
 SC    >25 TO <=50 PERCENT   PARTLY CLOUDY
 B1    >50 TO <=69 PERCENT   MOSTLY CLOUDY
 B2    >69 TO <=87 PERCENT   MOSTLY CLOUDY
 OV    >87 TO 100 PERCENT    CLOUDY

--- OBSTRUCTIONS TO VISIBILITY ---    --- WEATHER COVERAGE ---
CODE   TYPE                           CODE   QUALIFYING TERM
 F     FOG                             S     SLIGHT
 PF    PATCHY FOG                      C     CHANCE
 F+    DENSE FOG                       L     LIKELY
 PF+   PATCHY DENSE FOG                O     OCCASIONAL
 H     HAZE                            D     DEFINITE
 BS    BLOWING SNOW
 K     SMOKE
 BD    BLOWING DUST
 AF    VOLCANIC ASHFALL

--- EXTENDED WIND FORECAST CHARACTER ---
                           12-HR MAX SUSTAINED
CODE   WIND CHARACTER          WIND SPEED
 LT    LIGHT                   < 8 MPH
 GN    GENTLE                  8-14 MPH
 BZ    BREEZY                  15-22 MPH
 WY    WINDY                   23-30 MPH
 VW    VERY WINDY              31-39 MPH
 SD    STRONG/DAMAGING         >=40 MPH

$$



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