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FOUS54 KCRP 011331 AAA
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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
831 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

TXZ245-012230-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
831 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

DATE             WED 07/01/15            THU 07/02/15            FRI 07/03/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      89          79          89          79          90
TEMP                84 87 89 86 81 81 81 80 85 88 89 85 82 81 80 79 86 88 89 85
DEWPT               75 75 76 74 76 76 76 76 76 76 75 74 76 75 75 75 76 76 75 75
MIN/MAX RH                   66          89          65          89          63
RH                  74 69 66 70 86 86 86 87 75 68 65 71 84 82 86 89 71 67 63 72
WIND DIR            SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S SE  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD             9 11 12 11  8  8  8  9 11 12 13 10 10  6  5  5  9 12 13 12
HEAT INDEX          92 97 99 94 87 87 87    95 98 99 93 89 87       96 99 99 94
CLOUDS              B1 B1 B2 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC FW SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)           65 66 85 35 42 39 42 41 40 41 40 20 22 24 27 18 27 24 20 18
POP 12HR                     40          20          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.19        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC SC       IS IS                                     IS
TSTMS               SC SC SC       IS IS                                     IS
LAL                           3     1     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        5     5     4     6     6     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT                 3200  1900  1800  4000  3700  2000  1700  4500  4300
T WIND DIR                   SE    SE     S     S     S    SE    SE     S     S
T WIND SPD                   20    20    20    24    24    19    17    23    27


DATE          SAT 07/04/15 SUN 07/05/15 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            79      90      80      90      80      90      79      90
TEMP          81 79 89 86 82 80 89 86 82 80 89 86 82 79 89 85
DEWPT         76 76 76 74 76 75 75 75 77 77 76 76 76 76 76 76
MAX/MIN RH         94      68      87      67      91      68      91      68
RH            85 94 66 68 84 87 65 69 84 91 66 72 85 91 66 74
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC FW SC SC FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      30      20      40      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC    IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC    IS SC SC

$$

TXZ231-012230-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
831 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

DATE             WED 07/01/15            THU 07/02/15            FRI 07/03/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      91          74          93          75          94
TEMP                85 91 91 90 81 78 77 75 85 92 93 88 80 77 77 75 85 92 94 89
DEWPT               74 73 72 71 72 73 74 74 75 73 73 69 72 74 74 73 73 72 71 71
MIN/MAX RH                   52          99          52          96          48
RH                  72 56 54 54 74 87 91 98 72 54 52 54 77 90 93 96 68 53 48 55
WIND DIR            SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD             8 11 12 11  6  5  4  5 10 12 14 14 11  9  5  5  9 12 14 12
HEAT INDEX          92100 98 96 85          93101101 92 84          92100102 95
CLOUDS              B1 B2 OV SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW B1 SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)           65 81 94 40 33 38 37 47 43 45 39 32 24 17 21 51 33 35 40 20
POP 12HR                     50          10          10           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.40           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC SC
TSTMS               SC SC SC
LAL                           3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        4     4     2     3     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT                 5300  2600   800  6000  5900  2400  1300  6400  6500
T WIND DIR                   SE    SE    SE     S    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD                   25    18    11    25    26    26    19    21    28


DATE          SAT 07/04/15 SUN 07/05/15 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            76      94      77      94      77      96      77      95
TEMP          79 76 92 89 79 77 92 89 80 77 93 90 80 77 93 89
DEWPT         74 75 72 73 74 75 73 72 74 75 72 72 75 75 71 71
MAX/MIN RH         96      51      94      51      92      50      95      46
RH            85 96 52 59 84 94 54 58 82 92 50 56 86 95 48 55
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      30       5      30      10      10       5      10
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC       SC SC
TSTMS               SC SC       SC SC

$$

TXZ247-012230-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
831 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

DATE             WED 07/01/15            THU 07/02/15            FRI 07/03/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      88          81          87          81          87
TEMP                85 87 88 85 83 84 83 82 85 86 86 84 82 82 82 81 85 86 87 85
DEWPT               75 76 76 75 76 77 76 76 76 76 76 75 77 76 76 76 77 77 76 76
MIN/MAX RH                   67          84          71          86          70
RH                  74 70 67 73 81 81 81 83 75 71 72 75 85 83 84 86 77 74 70 75
WIND DIR            SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE
WIND SPD            10 12 12 12 10 11 10 11 11 12 13 10 12  9  8  8  9 11 13 13
HEAT INDEX          93 97 99 92 90 93 91 89 95 97 97 92 91 89 89 87 95 97 97 94
CLOUDS              B1 B2 B2 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)           67 73 85 35 46 40 43 42 44 43 45 19 21 24 24 17 24 23 20 18
POP 12HR                     40          20          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.19        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC SC       IS IS                                     IS
TSTMS               SC SC SC       IS IS                                     IS
LAL                           3     1     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        5     5     4     5     5     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT                 3000  2000  2300  3000  2900  1900  1700  3300  3100
T WIND DIR                   SE    SE     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD                   20    23    23    24    25    24    21    24    27


DATE          SAT 07/04/15 SUN 07/05/15 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            81      86      81      87      82      89      81      88
TEMP          82 81 85 84 82 82 86 85 83 82 88 86 83 81 87 85
DEWPT         76 76 76 75 76 75 76 75 77 77 77 76 77 77 76 76
MAX/MIN RH         86      70      82      69      85      71      86      71
RH            83 85 73 74 82 81 72 74 82 85 71 74 82 86 72 76
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      30      20      30      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC    IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC    IS SC SC

$$

TXZ234-012230-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
831 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

DATE             WED 07/01/15            THU 07/02/15            FRI 07/03/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      90          75          92          76          91
TEMP                85 89 90 86 80 77 77 76 86 91 92 87 80 77 77 76 86 91 90 87
DEWPT               75 74 74 74 75 75 75 75 75 74 73 74 76 75 75 75 75 74 74 74
MIN/MAX RH                   60          98          55          97          57
RH                  72 62 60 66 86 93 94 96 71 58 56 65 87 93 92 97 69 58 60 64
WIND DIR            SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  E SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD             8 10 12 11  5  4  3  4 10 12 13 12  6  6  3  4  9 13 13 11
HEAT INDEX          93 99100 94             95100101 96 86          96101 99 95
CLOUDS              B1 SC B2 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)           62 50 87 34 31 36 40 43 34 37 30 14 18 22 49 28 32 33 27 18
POP 12HR                     40          10          10           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.18           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC SC
TSTMS               SC SC SC
LAL                           3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        4     4     3     4     5     4     4     4     5
MIXING HGT                 4400  2300   800  5200  5000  2000  1400  5600  5600
T WIND DIR                    S    SE     S     S     S    SE    SE     S     S
T WIND SPD                   23    13     9    20    23    20    14    20    26


DATE          SAT 07/04/15 SUN 07/05/15 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            76      92      77      92      78      93      77      94
TEMP          78 76 91 88 78 77 92 88 79 78 93 88 78 77 94 89
DEWPT         75 76 74 74 75 75 75 74 76 76 75 75 75 76 74 74
MAX/MIN RH         99      60      94      60      96      59      96      57
RH            90 99 58 64 90 94 58 64 90 96 56 64 91 96 52 62
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B1 SC FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      30      10      40      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC       SC SC
TSTMS               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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