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FOUS54 KCRP 060915
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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
315 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

TXZ245-062215-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
315 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

DATE             SAT 02/06/16            SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      65          39          65          47          64
TEMP             50 54 61 63 59 50 45 42 39 50 61 65 60 52 50 48 47 51 60 64 58
DEWPT            48 46 32 36 37 39 41 40 39 41 43 43 45 47 48 47 43 37 31 32 34
MIN/MAX RH                   32         100          45          96          30
RH               92 72 33 37 44 67 86 97100 70 51 45 57 82 93 96 88 57 33 30 41
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  S  S  S  S SW  W  N  N  N  N NW
WIND SPD          2 11 17 18 10  8  6  4  3  2  5  6  5  4  3  4 10 14 17 14 10
CLOUDS           B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        54 12  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  1  0  2  7 12 17 18 19 18 18 23 18
POP 12HR                     20           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     4     4     4     4     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           5700  5400  3600   700  3400  3300  1000   500  3200  3100
T WIND DIR             NW    NW     N    NE     E     S     S    NW     N     N
T WIND SPD             21    25    14     8     8    10     8    10    25    24
RED FLAG                W  W


DATE               TUE 02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX            43    63      49    68      54    70      58    71
TEMP          47   43 59 59 52   49 64 64 57   54 67 67 60   58 68 67
DEWPT         33   30 29 37 43   42 45 49 52   52 55 56 58   57 59 59
MAX/MIN RH         61    31      77    46      91    60      95    68
RH            59   61 31 44 72   76 49 57 85   91 65 69 92   95 73 76
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      SW    SW       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ231-062215-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
315 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

DATE             SAT 02/06/16            SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      67          33          70          41          66
TEMP             44 53 62 66 60 47 41 36 33 46 61 68 62 51 47 44 41 48 61 66 58
DEWPT            43 31 23 25 25 32 33 34 33 35 36 34 33 37 39 39 36 31 26 23 23
MIN/MAX RH                   20         100          28          84          20
RH              100 43 22 22 26 54 74 95100 65 39 28 33 59 74 83 82 51 26 20 26
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  N NE NE  E  E SE  S  S SE SE  S  E  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          6 10 18 18  8  5  4  3  2  2  4  4  4  3  3  6  9 12 13 11  8
CLOUDS           FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        23  5  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  1  2  2  9 14 19 20 21 20 19 24 19
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     6     6     5     4     5     5     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           7500  7300  5700  1200  4700  5600  2600   300  3500  3900
T WIND DIR             NW     N    NE    NE    SE    SE    SE    NE     N     N
T WIND SPD             25    21     9     5     6     9     5    12    21    18
RED FLAG                W  W


DATE               TUE 02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX            38    70      43    77      48    79      53    80
TEMP          43   38 63 62 48   43 70 69 53   48 73 72 58   53 74 73
DEWPT         27   25 24 29 31   31 33 34 41   43 47 47 53   52 54 53
MAX/MIN RH         59    19      63    20      84    32      98    41
RH            53   59 22 28 52   63 25 27 62   84 39 42 84   98 50 51
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      SW    SW       S     S      SE     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ247-062215-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
315 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

DATE             SAT 02/06/16            SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      63          44          65          50          64
TEMP             54 55 59 62 60 54 49 45 44 54 60 64 61 55 53 51 50 54 61 64 59
DEWPT            50 48 33 39 38 41 43 44 42 42 43 44 46 49 50 49 46 40 35 35 36
MIN/MAX RH                   37          98          48          93          34
RH               88 77 38 43 43 63 82 98 92 64 54 48 58 80 90 93 87 61 38 34 41
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  S  S  S  S SW  W  N  N  N  N NW
WIND SPD          3 12 17 18 13 10  9  6  4  2  4  5  5  4  4  6 12 16 17 16 12
CLOUDS           B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        56 16  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  1  2  8 14 19 19 19 19 19 24 19
POP 12HR                     20           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     4     4     4     4     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           5100  4900  3700  1000  3200  3100  1500   800  2800  3900
T WIND DIR             NW    NW     N    NE    SE     S     S    NW     N     N
T WIND SPD             21    27    19    11     8    10     9    14    28    26
RED FLAG                W  W


DATE               TUE 02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX            48    63      52    67      57    69      60    69
TEMP          51   48 60 60 54   52 64 64 59   57 67 67 62   60 67 67
DEWPT         36   33 30 39 45   44 46 51 54   54 56 57 59   58 59 59
MAX/MIN RH         59    32      74    51      88    66      93    72
RH            58   57 32 46 71   73 52 61 84   88 69 73 90   93 76 78
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      SW    SW       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ234-062215-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
315 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

DATE             SAT 02/06/16            SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      63          35          66          42          65
TEMP             44 53 59 62 56 47 41 38 35 46 59 66 59 50 46 44 42 48 60 65 57
DEWPT            44 36 33 32 36 37 38 37 35 38 40 39 41 43 43 39 35 31 28 27 28
MIN/MAX RH                   32         100          38          88          24
RH              100 52 37 32 47 67 86 93 99 72 49 38 50 77 88 85 76 51 29 24 32
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  E  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N NW
WIND SPD          5 10 18 18  8  5  3  3  2  2  6  6  5  3  3  6  9 12 14 12  9
CLOUDS           B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        60  6  0  1  1  0  1  1  3  2  0  0  6  9 12 14 15 15 14 19 14
POP 12HR                     20           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     4     4     4     4     5     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           5000  4800  3200   600  3600  3600   300   400  3500  3000
T WIND DIR             NW    NW     N     N    SE     S     S    NW     N     N
T WIND SPD             25    23     9     4     9    10     6    12    23    20
RED FLAG                W  W


DATE               TUE 02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX            37    66      44    72      49    74      55    74
TEMP          42   37 60 60 48   44 67 66 53   49 69 69 58   55 71 69
DEWPT         28   24 26 34 37   36 40 43 47   46 51 53 56   55 58 57
MAX/MIN RH         58    26      74    33      90    46      99    57
RH            57   58 28 37 65   74 38 43 78   90 52 57 91   99 64 66
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      SW    SW       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

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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