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FOUS54 KCRP 112051
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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
251 PM CST THU FEB 11 2016

TXZ245-121015-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
251 PM CST THU FEB 11 2016

DATE           02/11/16      FRI 02/12/16            SAT 02/13/16            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
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                      57          73          56          69          58
TEMP          73 69 64 62 60 57 63 70 73 69 64 62 59 56 59 68 68 62 60 60 60 58
DEWPT         55 57 58 60 58 57 58 58 58 58 58 58 56 56 57 58 57 56 56 57 57 57
MAX/MIN RH                  100          60         100          68          96
RH            55 67 81 92 95100 83 67 60 67 83 88 91100 93 72 68 81 87 89 92 96
WIND DIR      SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD      14  9  5  5  6  9  9  9  8  8  6  5  3  2  5  8  9 10 10 10  8  8
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)      6  6  6  6 12 17 15 13 15 17 20 23 32 40 39 39 39 39 44 49 53 57
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     4     5     5     5     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           1900   400  2200  2200  1900   600  2400  2300  1300   600
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S     S     E     E     E    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             11    13    16    13    11     6    10    18    19    16


DATE           02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16
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      59    71      52    68      55    70      59    71
TEMP          69 64 61   60 68 70 59   52 67 64 59   56 69 64 60   60 71 67
DEWPT         58 59 60   60 61 56 51   49 51 53 54   55 58 59 60   59 61 61
MIN/MAX RH       67     100    62      91    56      97    67     100    71
RH            68 86 98  100 79 62 74   89 57 66 82   94 68 83100   97 71 83
PWIND DIR         S       S     W      NE    SE       S     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC FW   FW FW CL FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
POP 12HR          5      10    20       5     5       5     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS
TSTMS                       IS IS

$$

TXZ231-121015-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
251 PM CST THU FEB 11 2016

DATE           02/11/16      FRI 02/12/16            SAT 02/13/16            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
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                      50          82          51          77          56
TEMP          84 78 63 58 54 51 59 76 82 77 63 59 55 52 60 73 77 71 63 60 57 57
DEWPT         40 44 48 53 52 51 53 54 53 52 54 56 54 51 53 54 53 52 54 56 56 55
MAX/MIN RH                  100          37         100          43          99
RH            22 31 58 82 92100 80 45 37 42 73 89 95100 79 53 43 52 72 87 95 96
WIND DIR       S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD      10  8  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  5  3  3  3  5  6 10 11 10  8  6  5
CLOUDS        CL CL CL CL SC B1 SC CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)      1  1  2  2 30 58 32  5 10 14 25 35 42 50 36 21 21 21 29 38 42 46
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                     PF PF                   PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     4     5     5     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           5400   900  4200  4700  4000   600  4000  4400  3800  1600
T WIND DIR             SE     S     S    SE    SE     E     E    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             12    10    10    11     9     6    10    18    18    12


DATE           02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16
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          79      57    80      49    79      53    80      58    80
TEMP          75 71 59   60 74 78 60   49 74 76 60   55 78 74 61   61 79 73
DEWPT         54 56 59   58 57 45 45   46 45 44 49   52 55 55 60   59 60 59
MIN/MAX RH       43     100    30      91    29      95    42     100    49
RH            48 59100   95 54 30 58   89 35 32 68   91 46 52 95   94 51 62
PWIND DIR        SE       S     W      NE    SE      SE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       5     5       0     0       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ247-121015-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
251 PM CST THU FEB 11 2016

DATE           02/11/16      FRI 02/12/16            SAT 02/13/16            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
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                      56          71          57          67          59
TEMP          71 68 63 62 60 57 62 68 71 67 64 62 60 58 59 66 66 62 60 61 61 61
DEWPT         57 58 59 59 58 57 59 59 59 59 59 59 58 57 58 59 58 57 57 57 57 58
MAX/MIN RH                  100          67         100          73          94
RH            61 72 85 92 94100 91 75 67 74 85 90 92 99 98 76 75 87 92 90 90 89
WIND DIR      SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  E NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  S
WIND SPD      14 10  6  6  8 10 10  9  8  6  8  6  4  3  5  8 10 11 11 11  9  9
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     10  8  7  6 10 15 14 14 17 20 22 24 30 37 38 41 40 39 43 47 54 62
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     4     5     5     5     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           1600   400  1600  1600  1400   500  1300  1300   900   400
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S     S     E     E     E    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             13    14    17    13    12     9    10    18    20    18


DATE           02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16
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          69      61    69      55    67      58    69      61    69
TEMP          69 65 62   61 67 69 61   55 66 63 62   59 68 64 62   62 69 66
DEWPT         59 60 61   61 61 57 52   51 52 54 55   56 59 59 60   60 61 62
MIN/MAX RH       71     100    67      86    61      92    71      99    75
RH            71 84 95   99 84 67 74   86 62 73 79   91 72 85 96   96 76 86
PWIND DIR         S       S    SW      NE    SE       S     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC FW   FW FW CL FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
POP 12HR          5      10    10       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ234-121015-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
251 PM CST THU FEB 11 2016

DATE           02/11/16      FRI 02/12/16            SAT 02/13/16            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
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                      53          77          51          74          55
TEMP          79 72 62 59 55 54 62 73 77 70 60 57 54 51 60 72 73 68 60 58 56 55
DEWPT         49 54 57 57 55 54 56 57 57 56 56 55 53 51 54 56 55 54 55 56 55 55
MAX/MIN RH                  100          50          99          54         100
RH            35 53 83 95100100 81 57 50 60 85 94 97 99 80 58 54 62 82 92 98 98
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  E NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD      14 11  8  6  6  6  8  8  6  6  3  1  1  3  5  6  9 10  9  8  5  5
CLOUDS        CL CL CL FW SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)      1  1  4  8 36 64 39 13 10  7 20 32 39 47 42 37 32 26 39 52 53 55
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                     PF PF                   PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     4     5     5     4     4     4     4     3
MIXING HGT           2800   200  3000  2900  2300   300  2400  2500  2200   800
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S     S     E     E     E    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             14    11    12    13     5     3    10    17    16    12


DATE           02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16
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          74      58    75      48    73      52    74      57    75
TEMP          72 68 61   59 71 73 57   49 71 69 58   54 73 68 59   60 75 69
DEWPT         56 58 60   59 61 51 46   45 48 48 49   51 56 57 59   59 60 61
MIN/MAX RH       54     100    46      89    41      93    54     100    60
RH            58 70 97   99 69 46 68   85 44 47 73   90 55 70 98   97 61 76
PWIND DIR         S       S     W      NE     S       S     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC FW   FW FW CL CL   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10      10    20       5     5       5     5       5    10
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS
TSTMS                       IS IS

$$

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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