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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
329 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

SCZ050-232100-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
329 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

DATE             THU 10/23/14            FRI 10/24/14            SAT 10/25/14
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
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                      71          48          76          49          78
TEMP          47 46 62 70 70 58 54 51 49 49 66 74 74 61 55 52 50 51 68 76 76 63
DEWPT         40 40 42 42 41 45 46 46 45 45 43 44 46 48 49 48 48 47 46 46 47 49
RH            76 79 48 36 35 62 74 83 86 86 43 34 37 62 80 86 93 86 45 34 36 60
WIND DIR       N  N  N NW NW  W  W NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  N  N NW NW  W  W
WIND SPD       3  4  6  6  6  3  2  2  2  3  3  3  2  1  1  2  2  3  4  5  4  3
CLOUDS        CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14  TUE 10/28/14  WED 10/29/14
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          53    78      55    79      58    81      59    80
TEMP          56 54 77 64   59 57 78 66   60 59 79 68   62 59 79 69
DEWPT         52 49 52 55   54 52 55 57   57 57 61 61   60 58 61 62
PWIND DIR         W     N      NE     E       E     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     0       5     5       5    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS                                                     S  S

$$
GAZ118-232100-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
329 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

DATE             THU 10/23/14            FRI 10/24/14            SAT 10/25/14
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
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                      72          48          76          50          78
TEMP          48 46 61 69 71 58 53 51 50 50 66 74 75 61 55 52 51 51 67 75 76 63
DEWPT         43 41 44 43 42 47 46 45 44 45 45 45 48 50 50 49 48 48 47 48 49 51
RH            83 83 53 39 35 67 77 80 80 83 47 35 38 67 83 89 89 89 49 38 39 65
WIND DIR       N  N  N NW NW NW  W NW  W  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD       2  3  5  5  5  1  1  0  0  1  2  3  1  1  1  2  2  3  4  5  4  2
CLOUDS        CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14  TUE 10/28/14  WED 10/29/14
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          53    78      56    80      58    81      59    80
TEMP          56 54 77 66   59 57 79 68   61 59 80 69   62 60 79 68
DEWPT         50 49 54 57   56 55 58 60   59 58 62 63   61 60 62 62
PWIND DIR        NW    NE      SE     E       E     E       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR          5     0       5     5       5    10      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                                               S  S  S  S

$$
SCZ050-232100-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
329 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

DATE             THU 10/23/14            FRI 10/24/14            SAT 10/25/14
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
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                      69          50          74          53          77
TEMP          51 49 62 68 69 60 58 55 52 52 66 73 73 63 59 56 55 54 69 75 76 65
DEWPT         42 41 43 42 43 46 47 47 46 46 45 45 47 49 50 50 50 49 48 47 48 50
RH            71 74 50 39 39 60 67 74 80 80 47 37 40 60 72 80 83 83 47 37 37 58
WIND DIR       N  N  N NW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW  W  W
WIND SPD       8  6  8  6  6  4  3  3  4  5  4  3  2  1  2  3  4  4  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS        CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14  TUE 10/28/14  WED 10/29/14
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          56    77      59    78      61    78      61    79
TEMP          59 57 76 67   63 60 77 68   63 61 77 69   64 62 78 70
DEWPT         53 51 53 56   56 54 57 58   59 58 62 62   61 59 62 62
PWIND DIR         W     N      NE     E       E     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     0       5    10       5    10      10    10

$$
SCZ048-232100-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
329 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

DATE             THU 10/23/14            FRI 10/24/14            SAT 10/25/14
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
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                      71          49          76          51          78
TEMP          51 49 61 68 70 60 56 53 51 51 65 74 74 62 57 53 52 52 68 76 76 64
DEWPT         42 41 44 43 42 48 47 46 44 46 46 46 48 49 50 49 49 48 48 49 50 51
RH            71 74 53 40 36 64 72 77 77 83 50 37 40 62 77 86 89 86 49 39 40 63
WIND DIR       N  N  N NW NW  W  W NW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD       4  3  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  2  3  3  2  1  1  2  3  3  4  4  4  3
CLOUDS        CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14  TUE 10/28/14  WED 10/29/14
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          54    78      57    79      59    81      59    80
TEMP          57 55 77 66   61 58 78 68   62 60 80 70   62 61 79 69
DEWPT         52 50 54 58   56 54 58 59   58 58 62 63   61 60 62 62
PWIND DIR         W     N       E     E       E     E       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     0       5     5       5    10      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                                               S  S  S  S

$$
SCZ043-232100-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
329 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

DATE             THU 10/23/14            FRI 10/24/14            SAT 10/25/14
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
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                      71          44          76          46          78
TEMP          46 45 60 69 70 57 51 48 46 46 64 74 74 59 52 48 48 48 67 76 77 62
DEWPT         40 39 42 41 41 45 46 45 43 43 43 45 46 48 48 48 47 46 46 46 48 49
RH            79 79 51 36 35 64 83 89 89 89 46 35 37 67 86100 96 93 47 34 36 62
WIND DIR       N  N  N NW NW SW SW  W  N  N NW NW NW  N NW NW  N  N NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD       2  2  5  5  5  1  1  0  0  2  2  3  2  1  1  1  1  2  3  4  4  3
CLOUDS        CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14  TUE 10/28/14  WED 10/29/14
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          51    80      53    80      55    82      57    81
TEMP          54 52 78 64   57 54 79 66   58 57 80 68   61 58 80 68
DEWPT         50 48 52 54   54 49 54 56   56 55 60 60   59 58 60 60
PWIND DIR         W     N       E     E       E     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     0       5     5       5    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS                                                     S  S

$$
GAZ099-232100-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
329 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

DATE             THU 10/23/14            FRI 10/24/14            SAT 10/25/14
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
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                      72          45          78          48          78
TEMP          47 46 62 70 72 57 52 49 47 46 66 74 76 60 54 51 50 49 66 75 77 63
DEWPT         43 41 44 42 41 47 47 46 46 45 43 44 46 48 48 47 46 46 45 45 47 49
RH            86 83 52 36 33 69 83 89 96 96 43 34 34 64 80 86 86 89 47 34 35 60
WIND DIR       N  N NE  N NW  E NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW  W
WIND SPD       1  2  5  4  3  0  0  0  0  1  2  3  2  1  1  2  2  2  3  3  3  3
CLOUDS        CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14  TUE 10/28/14  WED 10/29/14
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          51    80      55    82      57    82      58    81
TEMP          55 52 78 66   57 56 79 69   61 58 80 70   62 59 80 69
DEWPT         48 50 53 56   54 51 53 57   56 56 58 61   59 58 60 61
PWIND DIR        NW     N      SE     E       E     E       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     0       5     5       5    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS                                                     S  S

$$

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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