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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
354 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

SCZ050-050900-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
354 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

DATE           07/04/15      SUN 07/05/15            MON 07/06/15            TUE
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                      75          91          74          89          74
TEMP          89 82 79 77 75 77 84 88 87 82 78 76 75 77 85 89 87 82 78 76 74 76
DEWPT         73 74 74 73 72 73 71 71 71 72 73 73 73 73 71 71 71 72 73 73 73 72
RH            59 77 85 87 90 87 65 57 59 72 85 90 94 87 63 56 59 72 85 90 97 87
WIND DIR      SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD      12  9  6  5  3  4  8  8 11 11  9  3  3  4  6  9 10  8  5  3  2  4
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     40          50          30          50          30
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.05           0        0.08           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S     C  C  C  C  C  S  S  C
TSTMS          C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S     C  C  C  C  C  S  S  C


DATE           07/07  WED 07/08/15  THU 07/09/15  FRI 07/10/15  SAT 07/11/15
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      74    91      75    91      75    92      75    93
TEMP          89 82   76 77 90 83   77 78 90 83   77 78 91 84   78 78 92 84
DEWPT         72 73   73 73 72 73   74 73 72 74   74 73 71 73   73 72 73 74
PWIND DIR        SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2   B1 SC B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         40      20    30      20    30      20    30      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
GAZ118-050900-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
354 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

DATE           07/04/15      SUN 07/05/15            MON 07/06/15            TUE
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                      75          92          72          91          72
TEMP          91 84 79 77 75 77 86 91 89 82 77 75 73 75 84 89 87 81 77 75 73 75
DEWPT         70 72 73 73 72 72 71 70 70 71 72 72 72 72 71 71 70 71 72 72 72 72
RH            50 67 82 87 90 85 61 50 54 69 85 90 97 90 65 56 57 72 85 90 97 90
WIND DIR      SW  S  S  S SW SW  S SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SE  S SW  W
WIND SPD      10  8  4  3  2  3  3  5  8  5  8  2  2  3  5  6  5  5  3  3  2  2
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     40          60          40          50          30
QPF 12HR                   0.08        0.10           0        0.09           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S     C  C  C  C  C  S  S  C
TSTMS          C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S     C  C  C  C  C  S  S  C


DATE           07/07  WED 07/08/15  THU 07/09/15  FRI 07/10/15  SAT 07/11/15
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    92      73    93      74    93      74    94
TEMP          89 82   76 76 91 83   76 77 92 84   77 77 92 84   77 78 93 84
DEWPT         72 73   73 72 71 73   73 73 72 73   72 72 71 73   72 71 72 74
PWIND DIR        SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   B1 SC SC B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         40      20    30      20    30      20    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
SCZ050-050900-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
354 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

DATE           07/04/15      SUN 07/05/15            MON 07/06/15            TUE
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                      76          87          77          87          76
TEMP          87 82 80 78 77 78 83 85 85 82 79 78 78 78 83 84 84 81 78 77 77 78
DEWPT         75 75 75 74 73 73 72 72 72 72 74 74 74 73 73 72 72 73 73 74 74 73
RH            68 79 85 88 87 85 70 65 65 72 85 88 88 85 72 67 67 77 85 90 90 85
WIND DIR      SW  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD      14 12 11  9  6  8 10 11 14 13 13  8  6  5  8 12 13 12  9  8  5  5
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     30          40          30          40          30
QPF 12HR                   0.06           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S     S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S     S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C


DATE           07/07  WED 07/08/15  THU 07/09/15  FRI 07/10/15  SAT 07/11/15
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          88      77    88      77    88      77    88      78    90
TEMP          85 82   78 79 87 83   79 79 87 83   79 79 87 83   80 80 89 84
DEWPT         73 74   74 74 73 74   75 74 73 75   74 74 73 74   74 73 74 75
PWIND DIR        SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   B1 SC B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         40      20    30      20    30      20    30      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
SCZ048-050900-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
354 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

DATE           07/04/15      SUN 07/05/15            MON 07/06/15            TUE
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                      75          92          75          90          75
TEMP          88 82 79 77 75 77 85 89 87 82 78 76 75 77 84 88 86 81 77 75 75 76
DEWPT         73 74 75 74 72 73 71 71 71 72 73 73 73 73 71 72 71 73 73 73 73 72
RH            61 77 88 90 90 87 63 56 59 72 85 90 94 87 65 59 61 77 87 94 94 87
WIND DIR      SW  S SW SW SW SW  S SW  S SW  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW
WIND SPD      10  8  5  4  2  3  5  6 11 11  9  3  3  3  6  6  8  6  4  3  3  3
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     40          50          30          50          30
QPF 12HR                   0.06        0.08           0        0.08           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S     C  C  C  C  C  S  S  C
TSTMS          C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S     C  C  C  C  C  S  S  C


DATE           07/07  WED 07/08/15  THU 07/09/15  FRI 07/10/15  SAT 07/11/15
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      74    91      74    91      74    92      74    93
TEMP          89 82   76 77 90 83   77 77 90 83   77 77 91 83   77 77 92 84
DEWPT         72 73   73 73 72 74   73 73 72 73   73 73 71 73   72 71 73 74
PWIND DIR        SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   B1 SC SC B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         40      20    30      20    30      20    30      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
SCZ043-050900-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
354 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

DATE           07/04/15      SUN 07/05/15            MON 07/06/15            TUE
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          92          72          91          73
TEMP          90 83 77 75 73 76 85 90 88 81 76 74 72 74 84 89 87 80 75 73 73 74
DEWPT         68 71 73 72 71 72 71 69 70 71 73 72 72 72 71 71 70 72 73 72 71 72
RH            49 67 87 90 93 87 63 50 55 72 90 93100 93 65 56 57 77 94 97 93 93
WIND DIR      SW SW  S SW SW SW  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW
WIND SPD       9  5  3  3  2  3  6  8  8  8  6  2  2  3  5  6  6  4  4  3  2  3
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     40          60          40          50          40
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.13           0        0.09           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  L  C  C  S  S     C  C  C  C  C  S  S  C
TSTMS          C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  L  C  C  S  S     C  C  C  C  C  S  S  C


DATE           07/07  WED 07/08/15  THU 07/09/15  FRI 07/10/15  SAT 07/11/15
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      71    92      72    92      72    92      72    93
TEMP          89 81   74 75 91 82   75 76 91 82   75 76 91 82   75 76 92 83
DEWPT         71 72   72 72 70 72   72 72 70 72   72 72 69 71   71 71 71 73
PWIND DIR        SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   B1 SC SC B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         40      20    30      20    30      20    30      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
GAZ099-050900-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
354 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

DATE           07/04/15      SUN 07/05/15            MON 07/06/15            TUE
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                      72          91          72          92          73
TEMP          91 84 77 74 72 74 85 90 88 82 77 75 73 75 84 89 87 81 76 74 73 74
DEWPT         70 71 72 72 71 72 71 70 70 70 71 71 71 72 70 71 69 72 72 71 71 71
RH            50 65 85 93 97 93 63 52 55 67 82 87 93 90 63 56 55 74 87 90 93 90
WIND DIR       W  W  W  S SE SW  W  W  W SW  S  S SW SW  W  W SW SW SW  S SW  W
WIND SPD       8  4  1  0  0  2  4  9 11  8  4  3  3  3  5  6  6  3  2  3  2  3
CLOUDS        B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     50          60          50          50          40
QPF 12HR                   0.07        0.15        0.11        0.08           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS     L  C  C  S  S        C  L  C  C           C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S
TSTMS          L  C  C  S  S        C  L  C  C           C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S


DATE           07/07  WED 07/08/15  THU 07/09/15  FRI 07/10/15  SAT 07/11/15
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      71    92      72    92      73    92      73    94
TEMP          89 81   74 75 91 82   75 76 91 83   76 76 91 83   76 77 93 84
DEWPT         71 73   71 72 71 72   72 72 71 73   72 72 70 72   71 72 71 73
PWIND DIR         W      SW     W      SW     W      SW     W      SW     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   SC SC SC B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         30      20    30      20    30      20    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    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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