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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
259 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

TXZ245-241015-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
259 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date           04/23/17      Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17            Wed
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      57          79          69          82          73
Temp          75 72 66 63 60 58 70 77 78 74 69 69 70 69 75 80 82 79 75 75 74 73
Dewpt         48 47 49 50 51 50 52 53 54 57 58 62 65 66 67 69 70 71 71 72 72 72
Max/Min RH                   79          42          91          68          98
RH            38 41 56 63 73 77 54 43 43 55 69 80 85 91 79 69 68 77 87 92 96 98
Wind Dir       N  N  N  N  N  N NE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      12 10  8  5  4  4  4  4  8  9  9 10 10 10 13 16 16 16 16 16 17 16
Heat Index                                                 82 85
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)      0  0  0  0  0  2  0  2  4  9 20 32 37 44 37 29 35 40 34 29 38 47
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           3200   400  3900  3800  2100  2300  2600  2600  2100  1600
T Wind Dir              N     N     E     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             18    11     5    11    23    23    24    27    28    28


Date           04/26 Thu 04/27/17 Fri 04/28/17 Sat 04/29/17 Sun 04/30/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            88      72      83      76      85      76      83      72      82
Temp          86 82 74 72 82 80 77 76 84 82 77 76 82 79 73 72 81 78
Dewpt         72 71 66 65 71 73 74 74 73 74 74 74 75 74 70 68 64 62
Min/Max RH         60      81      70      95      71      97      76      91      53
RH            64 68 75 81 70 78 91 95 72 79 92 97 79 83 89 88 58 58
Pwind Dir           S       E      SE      SE       S      SE       S      SE       E
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW FW SC FW FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
PoP 12HR           10      10       5       5      10       5       5      20      20
Rain Shwrs                                              IS IS IS IS
Tstms                                                   IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ231-241015-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
259 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date           04/23/17      Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17            Wed
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      51          84          63          92          69
Temp          79 76 62 57 53 52 67 79 84 79 67 65 64 63 77 89 92 85 76 73 71 69
Dewpt         43 41 44 45 45 46 48 48 49 53 55 59 59 61 64 66 67 68 68 69 70 69
Max/Min RH                   84          29          94          44         100
RH            28 29 51 66 74 82 50 34 29 41 64 80 84 94 64 46 44 56 77 85 98100
Wind Dir       N  N NE  E SE  E SE SE  S SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       8  6  4  3  2  2  5  4  6  8  9  8  6  5  9 11 11 11 11 11 11 10
Heat Index                                                 92 96 88
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      0  0  0  0  0  1  0 10 16 29 33 32 43 35 23 11 10  8  8  8 12 16
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     4     4     5     4     4     5     5     4
Mixing Hgt           3300   200  4400  4900  2600  1000  2300  3700  3200   800
T Wind Dir             NE     E    SE     S    SE     S     S    SE     S     S
T Wind Spd             10     5    10    13    21    16    17    20    20    18


Date           04/26 Thu 04/27/17 Fri 04/28/17 Sat 04/29/17 Sun 04/30/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            97      68      92      72      97      72      95      68      87
Temp          94 88 73 68 90 86 76 72 94 89 77 72 93 87 73 68 85 80
Dewpt         57 56 58 59 66 68 72 71 68 67 71 71 66 65 67 63 55 52
Min/Max RH         25      74      44      95      38      96      37      87      31
RH            29 34 59 74 45 55 87 95 42 49 82 96 41 49 82 84 35 38
Pwind Dir           W      NE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S       S      NW
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
PoP 12HR            5       5       5       5      10       5       5      20      20
Rain Shwrs                                              IS IS IS IS
Tstms                                                   IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ247-241015-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
259 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date           04/23/17      Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17            Wed
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      63          76          71          78          75
Temp          75 73 69 67 65 63 70 75 75 72 71 71 72 71 74 77 78 77 75 75 75 75
Dewpt         50 48 51 50 52 52 53 54 55 58 60 64 66 67 68 70 71 71 72 72 73 73
Max/Min RH                   68          48          86          78          95
RH            41 41 52 54 63 67 55 48 50 60 67 78 82 86 82 78 79 84 89 92 94 95
Wind Dir       N  N  N NE  N  N NE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      12 11 10  8  5  4  4  4  8  9 11 12 13 12 14 16 17 17 18 18 19 18
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC
Clouds(%)      0  0  0  0  0  3  1  2  5  9 19 31 33 45 37 29 35 40 32 23 34 46
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           3700  1500  3300  3200  2400  2400  2500  2400  1900  1600
T Wind Dir              N     N     E     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             19    12     6    13    24    26    26    29    32    33


Date           04/26 Thu 04/27/17 Fri 04/28/17 Sat 04/29/17 Sun 04/30/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            83      74      81      77      83      77      81      73      82
Temp          82 80 75 74 80 80 77 77 82 81 78 77 81 79 74 73 81 79
Dewpt         73 72 69 68 72 73 74 74 74 75 75 75 75 74 72 69 66 64
Min/Max RH         73      81      76      93      77      94      82      93      57
RH            76 77 79 81 76 82 91 93 77 83 91 94 83 87 91 88 61 61
Pwind Dir           S       E      SE      SE       S      SE       S      SE       E
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW FW SC FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
PoP 12HR           10       5       5       5      10       5       5      20      20
Rain Shwrs                                              IS IS IS IS
Tstms                                                   IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ234-241015-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
259 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date           04/23/17      Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17            Wed
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      51          81          64          86          71
Temp          76 73 62 57 54 52 68 79 81 76 66 66 65 64 74 84 86 81 75 74 72 71
Dewpt         47 46 46 47 46 47 50 50 50 56 56 59 61 63 65 68 69 69 70 71 71 71
Max/Min RH                   84          34          96          57         100
RH            36 38 57 69 75 83 53 37 34 50 68 80 88 96 74 59 57 67 84 91 97100
Wind Dir       N  N  N  N  N  N  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      11  8  4  3  2  3  3  3  5  9  8  6  5  6 10 13 14 14 13 12 12 12
Heat Index                                                 87 90 85
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)      0  0  0  0  0  2  0  2  7  9 29 30 39 47 41 34 37 40 35 31 43 56
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2900   100  3900  4400  2000   900  3200  3100  2300  1500
T Wind Dir              N     N     E     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             11     8     5    11    18    13    19    25    24    21


Date           04/26 Thu 04/27/17 Fri 04/28/17 Sat 04/29/17 Sun 04/30/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            93      67      86      73      89      74      86      69      82
Temp          91 85 72 67 84 82 75 73 88 85 77 74 85 81 72 69 81 77
Dewpt         69 65 60 61 67 71 72 72 71 73 74 74 73 72 68 65 62 59
Min/Max RH         43      80      56      97      57      98      64      89      47
RH            49 51 66 80 56 69 90 97 59 69 90 98 66 75 88 87 52 54
Pwind Dir          SW       N      SE       S       S      SE      SE      SE       W
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12HR           10      10       5       5      10      10      10      20      20
Rain Shwrs                                        IS IS IS IS IS IS
Tstms                                             IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ241-241015-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
259 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date           04/23/17      Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17            Wed
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      51          86          65          94          70
Temp          79 75 63 58 55 52 70 82 86 81 69 68 66 65 79 91 94 87 77 74 72 70
Dewpt         43 41 43 46 46 47 50 49 50 55 56 60 61 62 64 66 67 68 69 69 71 70
Max/Min RH                   84          28          91          42         100
RH            28 30 48 64 72 83 48 32 29 42 64 76 83 91 61 44 42 55 76 84 97 99
Wind Dir       N  N NE NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       9  6  4  3  2  3  4  5  6 10  9  8  6  6 10 12 13 12 12 11 11 11
Heat Index                                                 93 98 90
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      0  0  0  0  0  2  0  2 10 19 29 29 48 44 25  6  7  8  8  9 13 17
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     4     4     4     4     4     5     5     4
Mixing Hgt           3200   100  4400  4600  2400  1300  2600  3400  2900   800
T Wind Dir             NE    NE    SE    SE    SE     S     S    SE     S     S
T Wind Spd              9     5     9    13    21    16    19    23    21    19


Date           04/26 Thu 04/27/17 Fri 04/28/17 Sat 04/29/17 Sun 04/30/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            98      70      93      73      98      73      96      70      88
Temp          95 89 75 70 91 87 77 73 96 90 77 73 94 88 75 70 86 81
Dewpt         56 58 61 62 68 69 72 71 68 69 71 72 68 68 68 64 55 54
Min/Max RH         25      77      45      94      38      96      41      84      31
RH            27 35 62 77 47 56 85 94 41 49 81 96 44 52 79 80 35 39
Pwind Dir           W      NE       E      SE      SE      SE       S       S      NW
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
PoP 12HR           10       5       5       5      10       5       5      20      10
Rain Shwrs                                              IS IS
Tstms                                                   IS IS

$$

TXZ229-241015-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
259 PM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Date           04/23/17      Mon 04/24/17            Tue 04/25/17            Wed
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      53          86          63          97          69
Temp          77 78 66 60 56 53 67 79 85 85 75 69 65 63 79 93 97 88 77 74 71 69
Dewpt         39 38 41 43 44 44 46 48 48 49 53 57 58 59 61 61 58 56 61 66 67 64
Max/Min RH                   73          27          88          28          87
RH            25 23 40 54 65 72 46 33 27 29 47 66 78 88 54 35 28 34 57 76 87 83
Wind Dir       N NE  E SE SE  E SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd       6  4  4  3  3  4  6  6  8  9  8  6  5  5  6  6  5  5  9 11  9  8
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
Clouds(%)      0  0  0  0  0  3  0 14 35 37 38 32 37 36 18  1  1  2  3  5  7  8
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     4     4     5     4     4     6     6     4
Mixing Hgt           3000   100  4300  4800  2600   400  2300  4000  3300   200
T Wind Dir              E    SE    SE     S    SE    SE     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             10     9    14    16    19    14    11    10    17    16


Date           04/26 Thu 04/27/17 Fri 04/28/17 Sat 04/29/17 Sun 04/30/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            98      68      97      72      99      71      97      67      88
Temp          95 88 73 68 94 89 76 72 97 91 76 71 94 88 72 67 86 80
Dewpt         50 46 52 56 61 58 67 67 62 57 67 67 57 49 63 57 44 41
Min/Max RH         18      64      28      84      26      86      21      79      20
RH            22 23 48 64 33 35 74 83 32 33 72 85 29 26 72 70 24 24
Pwind Dir           W      NE      SE      SE       S      SE       S      SE       N
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW SC SC FW FW
PoP 12HR            5       5       0       5      10       5       5      20       5
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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