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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
945 PM EDT TUE AUG 23 2016

SCZ050-241645-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
945 PM EDT TUE AUG 23 2016

DATE           08/23/16      WED 08/24/16            THU 08/25/16            FRI
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      73          89          71          88          72
TEMP                79 76 73 75 85 89 87 81 75 72 71 73 85 88 87 81 76 74 72 75
DEWPT               69 70 69 69 67 66 65 67 68 68 69 69 68 67 68 70 71 71 71 71
RH                  72 82 87 82 55 47 48 63 79 87 93 87 57 50 53 69 85 90 97 87
WIND DIR             E NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E NE NE
WIND SPD             5  4  3  3  8  9  8  5  4  3  4  5  6  6  6  5  3  2  2  3
CLOUDS              FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
HEAT INDEX                         92                      91 91
MAX HEAT                           92    91                91    92


DATE           08/26  SAT 08/27/16  SUN 08/28/16  MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          92      73    93      75    92      75    90      75    89
TEMP          92 84   76 76 93 84   76 77 92 83   77 76 90 83   77 76 89 80
DEWPT         68 69   71 72 71 72   74 73 72 73   74 74 72 72   73 73 72 73
PWIND DIR         E       E     E       E     E       E    NE       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW   FW FW FW SC   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR          0       0     5       5    20      10    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S          S  S
TSTMS                                      S  S          S  S

$$
GAZ118-241645-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
945 PM EDT TUE AUG 23 2016

DATE           08/23/16      WED 08/24/16            THU 08/25/16            FRI
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      73          89          70          90          72
TEMP                78 75 73 75 84 89 89 82 76 72 71 72 84 89 89 82 77 74 72 74
DEWPT               72 72 71 71 68 67 67 68 69 69 69 69 68 67 68 70 71 72 72 72
RH                  82 90 93 87 59 48 48 63 79 90 93 90 59 48 50 67 82 93100 93
WIND DIR             E NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE NE  N NE  E  E  E  E  E NE  N
WIND SPD             4  4  2  3  9 11 10  8  5  4  4  6  9 10  9  6  4  2  2  4
CLOUDS              SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5           5          10           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS
TSTMS
HEAT INDEX                         92 92                   92 93
MAX HEAT                           92    92                92    94


DATE           08/26  SAT 08/27/16  SUN 08/28/16  MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          93      73    94      75    93      75    92      75    91
TEMP          92 84   76 76 93 85   77 77 92 86   78 76 91 84   77 76 91 81
DEWPT         68 69   71 71 71 72   73 72 73 73   73 73 73 73   72 72 72 74
PWIND DIR         E       E     E       E     E       E     E       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR          5       0    10       5    20      10    30      10    20
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S          C  C          S  S
TSTMS                                      S  S          C  C          S  S

$$
SCZ050-241645-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
945 PM EDT TUE AUG 23 2016

DATE           08/23/16      WED 08/24/16            THU 08/25/16            FRI
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      78          88          74          87          75
TEMP                82 80 78 79 84 87 86 81 77 75 74 75 84 87 86 81 79 77 75 77
DEWPT               70 71 70 70 68 67 67 68 68 69 70 70 69 69 70 71 72 72 72 72
RH                  67 74 76 74 59 52 53 65 74 82 87 84 61 55 59 72 79 85 90 85
WIND DIR             E  E NE NE NE NE  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E NE NE
WIND SPD            11 10  9  6 10 11 10  8  6  5  6  8  9  9  8  6  4  3  3  5
CLOUDS              FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5           5          10           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
HEAT INDEX                         90                      91 91
MAX HEAT                           90                      91    91


DATE           08/26  SAT 08/27/16  SUN 08/28/16  MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          91      77    91      78    90      78    89      77    88
TEMP          90 84   79 78 91 84   79 79 90 84   79 79 89 83   79 78 88 81
DEWPT         69 70   72 73 72 73   75 74 73 74   75 75 73 73   74 73 73 74
PWIND DIR         E       E     E       E     E       E    NE       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR          5       0     5       5    20      10    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S          S  S
TSTMS                                      S  S          S  S

$$
SCZ048-241645-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
945 PM EDT TUE AUG 23 2016

DATE           08/23/16      WED 08/24/16            THU 08/25/16            FRI
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      74          89          72          89          74
TEMP                79 76 74 76 85 88 87 83 78 75 72 75 84 88 88 83 79 76 74 76
DEWPT               71 71 70 71 68 67 66 67 68 69 69 70 68 67 68 70 71 72 73 72
RH                  77 85 87 85 57 50 50 59 71 82 90 84 59 50 52 65 77 87 97 87
WIND DIR             E NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E NE NE
WIND SPD             5  5  3  3  9 10  9  8  5  4  4  6  8  9  8  6  4  3  3  4
CLOUDS              SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           5           0          10           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
HEAT INDEX                         91                      91 92
MAX HEAT                           91    90                91    92


DATE           08/26  SAT 08/27/16  SUN 08/28/16  MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          92      76    92      77    92      77    90      76    90
TEMP          91 84   78 78 92 85   79 78 91 85   80 79 90 85   79 77 90 82
DEWPT         68 69   72 73 71 72   74 74 72 73   75 74 72 73   74 73 72 73
PWIND DIR         E       E     E       E     E       E     E       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC B1   SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR          5       0    10       5    20      10    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S          S  S
TSTMS                                      S  S          S  S

$$
SCZ043-241645-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
945 PM EDT TUE AUG 23 2016

DATE           08/23/16      WED 08/24/16            THU 08/25/16            FRI
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      71          90          70          90          71
TEMP                77 74 71 74 84 90 89 81 74 71 70 71 85 90 89 82 75 73 71 73
DEWPT               70 69 68 69 67 65 64 66 67 68 69 68 67 65 66 68 69 71 71 71
RH                  79 84 90 84 57 44 44 60 79 90 97 90 55 44 47 63 82 93100 93
WIND DIR             E NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE  E SE  E  E NE NE
WIND SPD             2  3  1  2  6  8  6  4  3  2  3  4  5  6  6  4  2  1  1  2
CLOUDS              FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
HEAT INDEX                         92 90                   92 92
MAX HEAT                           92    91                92    92


DATE           08/26  SAT 08/27/16  SUN 08/28/16  MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          94      73    95      74    94      74    92      74    91
TEMP          93 84   75 75 94 85   76 76 94 84   77 76 91 84   76 75 91 82
DEWPT         67 68   71 72 69 71   74 73 70 71   74 74 70 71   73 73 67 72
PWIND DIR         E       E     E       E     E       E     E       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW   FW FW FW SC   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR          0       0    10       5    20      10    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S          S  S
TSTMS                                      S  S          S  S

$$
GAZ099-241645-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
945 PM EDT TUE AUG 23 2016

DATE           08/23/16      WED 08/24/16            THU 08/25/16            FRI
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      71          92          69          93          70
TEMP                78 74 71 74 84 91 91 83 76 71 69 71 85 92 92 84 77 72 71 72
DEWPT               74 73 71 72 68 66 66 66 67 67 67 67 65 65 66 67 69 69 70 70
RH                  88 97100 93 59 44 44 57 74 87 93 87 51 41 43 57 76 90 97 93
WIND DIR            SE  E  E NE  E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  E  E SE SE  E NE
WIND SPD             3  3  1  2  8  9  8  5  3  2  2  4  6  8  6  5  3  2  1  2
CLOUDS              B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     10           5           0           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS
TSTMS
HEAT INDEX                         94 94                   94 95
MAX HEAT                           94    95                94    95


DATE           08/26  SAT 08/27/16  SUN 08/28/16  MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          95      72    97      73    96      74    94      74    93
TEMP          94 86   75 74 96 87   77 75 95 88   79 76 93 86   77 75 92 85
DEWPT         67 68   70 71 68 71   72 73 70 72   73 73 69 72   73 73 68 72
PWIND DIR         E      SE     E       E     E       E     E       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR          5       0    10       5    20       5    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S          S  S
TSTMS                                      S  S          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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