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FOUS54 KCRP 262140 AAA
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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices...UPDATED
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
440 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

TXZ245-271015-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
440 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            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                      71          83          72          82          73
Temp             76 75 74 73 71 77 83 81 75 73 73 72 72 75 81 81 75 74 74 74 73
Dewpt            69 69 69 69 69 70 70 70 69 70 71 71 70 72 72 71 72 72 72 71 71
Max/Min RH                   93          65          99          72          94
RH               80 81 86 90 93 79 66 68 81 92 94 98 97 91 75 75 92 91 91 89 92
Wind Dir          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S
Wind Spd         16 12 10  9  6  8 10 12 11  9  9  9  9 11 14 17 14 16 17 13 11
Heat Index                         87 85                   85 85
Clouds           B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B2 B2 B2 B1 B2
Clouds(%)        53 46 38 47 57 43 41 44 39 48 53 58 57 58 60 44 73 74 70 67 83
PoP 12HR                      5           5           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   SC
Tstms                                                                        SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     3     2     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2100  1800  2900  2900  2000  1800  2300  2300  1800  1700
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S    SE     S    SE    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             23    17    14    14    16    13    20    25    26    26


Date           03/29 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17 Sun 04/02/17
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            82      68      82      66      82      70      80      68      79
Temp          81 75 73 68 79 76 69 66 79 76 71 71 80 76 72 68 78 75
Dewpt         71 71 71 67 60 62 63 63 65 64 68 69 69 70 69 68 70 66
Min/Max RH         71      98      50      93      56      96      69     100      71
RH            74 86 95 97 53 63 80 92 62 67 89 92 71 82 91100 75 76
Pwind Dir           S       S      NW      NE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1
PoP 12HR           40      20      10       0       5      10      30      30      30
Rain Shwrs    SC SC IS IS                         SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms         SC SC IS IS                         SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ231-271015-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
440 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            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                      65          90          69          88          71
Temp             83 70 68 66 65 72 86 90 84 75 71 70 69 75 85 88 82 75 73 71 71
Dewpt            67 67 66 65 65 67 67 66 68 68 69 69 69 70 67 67 68 69 70 69 69
Max/Min RH                  100          45         100          49          95
RH               59 91 91 96100 86 54 45 58 80 91 99100 85 56 49 63 83 90 93 94
Wind Dir         SE SE  S SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S
Wind Spd         14 13 11  5  4  5  6  6 12  9  8  9  9 11 17 17 16 16 14 13  5
Heat Index       86                89 93 87                88 91 84
Clouds           FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2
Clouds(%)        15 19 22 32 58 51 30 31 31 44 49 61 58 64 61 67 58 59 75 66 78
PoP 12HR                      5           5           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
Rain Shwrs                                                       IS IS IS IS SC
Tstms                                                            IS IS IS IS SC
Obvis                     PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2700  1800  1800  4000  2800  1600  4700  5300  2400  1700
T Wind Dir              S     S    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             24    13     5     9    16    14    23    28    27    24


Date           03/29 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17 Sun 04/02/17
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            89      62      85      59      88      66      87      66      85
Temp          85 82 67 63 82 78 64 60 85 81 68 67 83 81 70 67 81 79
Dewpt         62 56 59 57 49 52 53 56 55 57 65 66 67 67 67 66 65 61
Min/Max RH         36      85      29      89      33     100      51     100      48
RH            47 41 77 80 32 40 66 88 37 44 89 98 58 62 92 99 59 55
Pwind Dir           W       S      NW      NE      SE      SE      SE      SE      NE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL FW SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1
PoP 12HR           40      10      10       0       0      10      30      30      30
Rain Shwrs    SC                                  SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms         SC                                  SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ247-271015-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
440 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            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                      72          79          73          80          74
Temp             75 74 74 73 72 76 79 78 74 74 74 73 73 76 79 79 75 75 77 75 74
Dewpt            70 69 70 70 70 71 71 70 70 71 71 71 71 72 71 72 72 72 71 71 71
Max/Min RH                   92          77          95          77          92
RH               85 85 86 89 92 85 78 79 86 90 91 94 93 89 78 79 91 89 85 87 91
Wind Dir          S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S
Wind Spd         14 14 12 11  8  8 10 11 11 10 10 11 10 11 14 17 16 17 18 14 12
Clouds           SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B2 B2 B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)        45 41 38 44 53 42 43 42 36 46 50 55 56 57 59 46 73 73 69 66 80
PoP 12HR                      5           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   SC
Tstms                                                                        SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     3     2     4     4     5     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           1900  1700  2300  2400  1600  1600  1700  1700  1600  1500
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S    SE     S    SE    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             24    19    13    14    16    16    21    25    26    26


Date           03/29 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17 Sun 04/02/17
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            80      70      80      68      81      72      79      69      79
Temp          79 75 74 70 78 76 72 68 80 76 73 72 77 74 73 69 78 75
Dewpt         71 71 72 68 61 63 64 64 65 65 68 69 70 70 69 68 70 67
Min/Max RH         75      95      53      88      59      93      74      99      72
RH            77 90 93 93 57 64 78 88 63 70 86 93 80 90 90 98 75 76
Pwind Dir           S       S      NW      NE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12HR           40      20      10       0       5      10      20      30      30
Rain Shwrs    SC SC IS IS                         IS IS SC SC SC SC
Tstms         SC SC IS IS                         IS IS SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ234-271015-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
440 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            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                      68          87          69          85          72
Temp             79 72 70 69 68 75 84 86 79 74 72 70 70 75 83 84 78 73 72 72 72
Dewpt            68 68 67 68 67 69 69 69 68 69 69 70 70 70 69 67 70 69 70 69 69
Max/Min RH                   99          56         100          55          93
RH               69 87 91 97 97 81 60 57 69 85 91 98100 84 62 56 76 88 93 91 90
Wind Dir          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S
Wind Spd         18 10  9  6  4  8 10 11 11  6  5  8  8 10 14 17 16 13 14 13 10
Heat Index                         88 90                   86 87
Clouds           B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B2 B1 B2 B2 OV
Clouds(%)        52 45 39 50 67 55 43 49 46 49 61 63 60 64 64 40 71 68 77 71 89
PoP 12HR                      5           5           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
Rain Shwrs                                                       IS IS IS IS SC
Tstms                                                            IS IS IS IS SC
Obvis                     PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     3     4     5     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2600  1600  3300  4600  2200  1500  3400  3400  2100  1900
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S    SE     S     S    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd             20    14    12    11    13    12    19    26    25    26


Date           03/29 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17 Sun 04/02/17
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      65      81      60      83      66      82      65      80
Temp          81 77 68 65 78 75 64 60 80 77 68 67 80 76 68 65 76 74
Dewpt         70 67 68 63 56 59 57 58 60 61 64 65 67 68 67 65 68 64
Min/Max RH         62     100      42      92      46      96      62     100      63
RH            70 71100 93 46 56 78 91 51 58 90 93 65 76 97100 75 72
Pwind Dir           S       S      NW      NE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR           60      20      10       0       5      10      30      30      30
Rain Shwrs    SC SC IS IS                         SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms         SC SC IS IS                         SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ241-271015-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
440 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            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                      66          90          69          89          70
Temp             83 72 69 67 66 74 86 90 83 74 71 70 69 75 85 88 81 75 73 72 70
Dewpt            68 67 65 65 65 67 66 67 68 68 69 70 69 70 67 67 69 69 70 69 69
Max/Min RH                   97          47         100          49          96
RH               61 83 88 92 97 79 52 48 62 82 94100100 86 55 50 67 81 91 92 96
Wind Dir         SE SE  S  S SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd         18 13 10  8  3  5  8 10 13  9  8  9  9 12 17 18 17 14 14 12  8
Heat Index       86                89 93 86                88 91 84
Clouds           FW FW FW FW B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2
Clouds(%)        14 13 12 25 51 32 27 27 27 38 50 48 57 54 60 63 56 59 70 66 77
PoP 12HR                      5           5           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   SC
Tstms                                                                        SC
Obvis                     PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2700  1500  2400  3200  2200  1600  4400  5200  2200  1600
T Wind Dir              S     S     S    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd             23    13     6    11    16    17    24    28    24    21


Date           03/29 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17 Sun 04/02/17
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            91      64      87      60      90      67      89      67      87
Temp          87 85 69 65 83 80 66 61 86 83 70 67 86 82 71 67 84 80
Dewpt         61 57 65 60 49 50 55 57 56 60 66 67 67 67 68 67 65 60
Min/Max RH         33      92      26      89      33     100      49     100      45
RH            43 39 86 84 30 35 68 87 37 47 90 99 53 61 90100 54 51
Pwind Dir           W      SE      NW       E      SE      SE      SE      SE       N
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW CL CL FW FW SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC
PoP 12HR           30      10      10       0       5      10      20      30      30
Rain Shwrs    SC                                  IS IS SC SC SC SC
Tstms         SC                                  IS IS SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ229-271015-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
440 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            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                      66          91          69          92          69
Temp             92 80 74 70 66 73 84 91 89 79 73 71 69 75 85 91 89 81 77 72 69
Dewpt            59 63 66 65 64 66 65 63 60 65 67 67 68 68 66 63 62 63 66 66 65
Max/Min RH                   93          36          92          38          89
RH               33 56 76 87 93 79 53 39 38 62 82 88 95 80 54 39 40 56 69 80 88
Wind Dir         SE SE SE SE  E SE SE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E
Wind Spd          9 11  8  4  3  4  3  4  6 10  8  6  6  9 11 13 13 16 14 11  4
Heat Index                                                 87 93
Clouds           FW FW FW SC B1 B1 FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC B2 B2 B1
Clouds(%)        11 14 17 29 57 53 22 23 35 35 40 62 61 60 70 64 60 46 76 74 54
PoP 12HR                      5           5           5          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01        0.06
Rain Shwrs                                                 IS IS SC SC SC SC
Tstms                                                      IS IS SC SC SC SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3     3
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           3600  1400  1900  2700  2100  1300  5200  6800  3600  1600
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE     E    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd             12    11     5     9    12    11    17    23    27    18


Date           03/29 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17 Sun 04/02/17
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            90      61      86      60      91      66      88      65      85
Temp          83 86 70 61 81 82 66 60 85 88 71 67 81 86 71 66 79 83
Dewpt         45 44 41 46 45 41 44 51 51 51 60 63 62 56 64 62 59 55
Min/Max RH         19      57      21      73      24      88      35      93      36
RH            26 23 35 57 28 23 44 73 31 28 69 88 52 37 79 89 52 37
Pwind Dir           N       N      NW      NE      SE      SE       E       E      NE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC B2 B2 B1
PoP 12HR           10      10      10       0       0      10      20      30      30
Rain Shwrs                                        IS IS SC SC SC SC
Tstms                                             IS IS 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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