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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
332 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

TXZ245-062215-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
332 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

DATE             TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16
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                      73          49          68          53          54
TEMP             52 59 69 73 66 59 54 52 49 53 64 68 66 56 54 53 54 52 52 54 49
DEWPT            52 55 55 56 55 53 52 50 49 52 57 59 59 56 54 49 45 43 41 38 36
MIN/MAX RH                   55         100          71         100          56
RH               99 89 61 55 69 82 94 95100 99 78 71 81100100 92 72 73 66 56 60
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          6  9  8  5  3  8  6  5  4  5  4  5  4  6 10 14 18 20 21 17 12
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS(%)         0  0  0  0  0  0  8 34 45 51 57 65 72 74 77 78 80 79 79 71 63
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          30          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.14        0.01
RAIN                                            S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     3     2     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           2600  2500  1700   300  1300  1300   700  2300  2300  2700
T WIND DIR             SW     W     N     N    NE    NE     N     N     N     N
T WIND SPD             13     8     9    10     8     8    11    24    32    28


DATE               FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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            39    52      47    66      62    73      60    69
TEMP          43   39 49 49 48   49 65 62 66   64 72 69 64   60 67 63
DEWPT         32   30 32 34 41   46 55 59 62   61 65 63 61   57 59 58
MAX/MIN RH         71    46      89    71      93    76      92    70
RH            65   71 53 57 77   89 72 90 88   90 78 83 90   91 76 81
PWIND DIR           N    NE       E    SE       S     S       E     E
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           10     5       5    20      20    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                          IS IS IS   IS SC SC IS   IS IS IS

$$

TXZ231-062215-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
332 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

DATE             TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16
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                      76          44          65          48          52
TEMP             46 54 69 76 67 55 48 46 44 48 62 65 61 52 49 48 50 49 49 51 48
DEWPT            46 53 51 49 50 50 48 46 44 48 52 55 56 52 49 45 42 41 39 36 32
MIN/MAX RH                   39         100          67         100          54
RH              100 97 53 39 56 84100100100100 72 69 85100100 92 74 74 69 55 55
WIND DIR          W  W NW  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          2  5  6  5  4  8  5  4  3  3  3  2  4  5  9 12 16 17 17 13 10
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS(%)         0  0  0  0  6  9 11 37 57 69 71 74 74 73 72 70 68 70 71 70 69
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.05        0.01
RAIN                                            S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS IS IS IS IS
OBVIS             F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           3400  3400  2500     0  1800  1600   900  2300  2700  3200
T WIND DIR              W     N    NE    NE    NE    NE     N     N     N     N
T WIND SPD             10    10     9     8     5     6     4    18    31    24


DATE               FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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            34    48      40    61      54    73      55    70
TEMP          41   34 45 45 40   40 57 57 55   54 69 67 60   56 66 64
DEWPT         29   26 23 25 27   32 45 52 55   54 61 59 56   52 55 54
MAX/MIN RH         73    38      71    62     100    67      93    58
RH            62   73 41 45 61   70 63 83100  100 76 75 87   86 69 69
PWIND DIR           N    NE      NE     E       S     S       E     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5     5       5    10       5     5      10     5

$$

TXZ247-062215-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
332 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

DATE             TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16
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                      73          54          68          56          56
TEMP             57 62 71 73 68 63 59 57 54 57 65 68 67 58 56 56 57 55 56 56 52
DEWPT            55 56 56 57 57 55 54 53 53 55 57 59 60 58 55 50 46 43 41 39 36
MIN/MAX RH                   56          97          73         100          54
RH               93 83 61 57 71 76 84 88 96 92 77 73 81100100 94 66 66 60 54 56
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  W  W  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         10 12 10  5  2  8  9  6  6  6  6  6  6  6 10 17 19 23 23 18 13
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS(%)         0  0  0  0  0  0  6 31 46 50 55 63 70 73 76 76 77 79 80 74 67
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          30          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.12        0.01
RAIN                                            S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     4     4     4     3     2     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           2700  2500  1800  1100  1400  1400   700  2400  2300  2600
T WIND DIR             SW     W    NW    NE    NE    NE     N     N     N     N
T WIND SPD             18     9    10    13    11    11    13    25    36    31


DATE               FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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    55      51    68      64    72      62    69
TEMP          47   43 52 52 53   54 66 64 69   67 72 69 66   62 67 64
DEWPT         34   31 35 37 45   49 57 60 63   63 65 64 63   59 60 59
MAX/MIN RH         66    47      85    72      88    78      91    72
RH            60   64 54 56 74   85 72 87 84   86 78 84 91   90 78 82
PWIND DIR           N    NE       E    SE       S     S       E    NE
WIND CHAR         15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 B1 SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           10     5       5    20      20    30      20    30
RAIN SHWRS                          IS IS IS   IS SC SC IS   IS SC SC

$$

TXZ234-062215-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
332 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

DATE             TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16
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                      73          46          69          49          51
TEMP             47 54 68 73 65 54 50 47 47 52 64 69 61 53 50 49 51 49 49 50 46
DEWPT            47 51 52 52 52 49 47 47 47 50 53 56 56 53 50 47 43 40 38 35 33
MIN/MAX RH                   47         100          63         100          57
RH               99 89 55 48 63 83 92 99100 92 66 65 83100100 94 73 72 65 57 60
WIND DIR         SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          3  5  6  6  5  6  5  4  4  4  2  3  4  5  9 13 16 17 17 14 12
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)         5  0  0  0  8 10 13 43 44 52 64 74 79 80 80 83 85 76 67 63 60
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.16        0.01
RAIN                                            S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC SC SC IS IS
OBVIS             F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     3     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           3100  3000  2100   300  2100  1900   700  2300  2400  2900
T WIND DIR              W    NW     N     N    NE    NE     N     N     N     N
T WIND SPD              9    11    10     8     5     5     6    23    29    28


DATE               FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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            33    49      40    64      58    73      56    70
TEMP          38   33 45 45 41   41 61 60 58   58 72 68 60   56 67 61
DEWPT         28   26 25 28 29   35 51 56 58   58 64 61 57   54 57 55
MAX/MIN RH         73    41      79    68     100    71      94    64
RH            68   73 45 51 64   79 69 88100  100 76 79 90   91 70 80
PWIND DIR           N    NE      NE     E       S     S       E    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC B1
POP 12HR            5     5       5    20      20    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                          IS IS IS   IS IS IS

$$

TXZ241-062215-
ALICE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-JIM WELLS COUNTY TX
27.74N  98.03W ELEV. 177 FT
332 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

DATE             TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16
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                      79          49          70          51          53
TEMP             48 56 72 79 70 58 53 51 49 54 66 69 65 54 51 51 52 52 51 51 47
DEWPT            48 53 53 51 53 53 51 50 49 51 55 57 58 54 51 49 45 43 40 36 33
MIN/MAX RH                   37         100          64         100          58
RH              100 90 51 37 55 84 93 97100 92 68 65 82100100 95 79 71 68 58 59
WIND DIR         SW SW  W NW NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          4  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  8 11 14 17 17 14 11
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)         0  0  0  0  3  5  6 43 62 71 70 72 73 74 75 74 73 78 82 81 80
POP 12HR                      0           5          10          20          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.05        0.02
RAIN                                      S  S  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
OBVIS             F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           3600  3600  2800   300  2000  1900   800  2200  2700  3100
T WIND DIR              W     N    NE    NE    NE    NE     N     N     N     N
T WIND SPD              9     8     9     9     6     8     6    17    31    24


DATE               FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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            36    49      42    64      56    75      57    73
TEMP          42   36 45 46 43   43 61 60 59   57 72 69 61   58 69 65
DEWPT         31   28 24 28 30   35 47 55 58   57 62 62 58   54 56 55
MAX/MIN RH         73    40      74    61     100    65      91    56
RH            68   72 43 48 60   73 62 84 99   99 73 79 90   89 65 71
PWIND DIR           N    NE      NE     E      SE     S       E     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 B1 B1 SC   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10     5       5    10       5    10      10    10

$$

TXZ229-062215-
LA SALLE COUNTY AIRPORT-LA SALLE COUNTY TX
28.46N  99.22W ELEV. 476 FT
332 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

DATE             TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU 12/08/16
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                      75          46          63          48          52
TEMP             46 53 69 75 68 56 50 47 46 48 57 63 59 51 49 48 50 48 50 52 47
DEWPT            46 49 48 46 47 47 46 46 45 47 49 50 51 50 48 44 40 36 33 32 31
MIN/MAX RH                   35          99          64         100          45
RH              100 86 48 35 48 72 87 94 97 96 72 64 76100 98 89 68 64 51 45 52
WIND DIR          W  W NW  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N
WIND SPD          4  5  6  5  4  8  5  4  3  3  2  3  3  4  6 10 13 14 13 10  6
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS(%)         0  0  0  0  5  8 11 31 57 66 66 64 54 56 59 64 69 65 61 68 75
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS
OBVIS            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           3800  3800  3300   600  1600  1600  1100  2200  3100  3600
T WIND DIR              W     N    NE    NE     E    NE    SE     N    NE     N
T WIND SPD             11    10     9     6     4     4     2    13    27    21


DATE               FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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            36    50      39    59      50    70      51    69
TEMP          42   36 47 47 41   39 54 57 52   50 65 66 56   52 63 64
DEWPT         26   23 21 24 27   30 40 47 51   50 57 55 52   48 51 50
MAX/MIN RH         58    34      70    56     100    61      90    53
RH            53   58 36 40 56   69 57 70 95  100 76 66 88   87 65 60
PWIND DIR           N    NE       E    SE      SE    SW      NE    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5     0       5    10       5     5       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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