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FOUS54 KCRP 270842
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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
342 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

TXZ245-272215-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
342 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date             Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed 03/29/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      80          71          80          72          81
Temp          73 71 75 79 80 76 74 72 72 71 75 79 80 75 74 74 73 72 75 80 80 76
Dewpt         70 70 70 69 69 69 69 71 71 70 70 70 70 71 71 70 70 70 71 71 71 70
Min/Max RH                   69          97          72          93          72
RH            93 95 84 73 69 80 88 95 96 95 86 75 73 88 90 89 90 93 87 74 74 83
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       9  6  8 10 10 10  8  9  8  8 11 14 17 16 17 17 13 11 11 11 10  8
Heat Index                83                                           82 82
Clouds        B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     51 56 49 41 40 39 46 53 55 57 59 60 62 63 67 71 62 53 57 61 45 29
PoP 12HR                      5           5          10           5          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.10
Rain Shwrs                                                       SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms                                                            SC SC SC SC SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
Haines                  4     4     5     5     5     5     4     4     3     4
Mixing Hgt           2200  2300  1600  1600  1800  2100  1600  1600  1600  1500
T Wind Dir              S    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             14    17    16    13    21    28    31    24    19    18


Date          Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17 Sun 04/02/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Min/Max            68      81      65      80      70      79      69      78
Temp          71 68 78 74 68 65 79 76 71 70 79 75 73 69 76 74
Dewpt         70 67 62 60 59 62 63 65 68 68 69 70 68 67 67 65
Max/Min RH        100      51      88      57      92      73      96      68
RH            98 99 58 62 74 88 58 68 91 92 73 84 85 95 74 73
Pwind Dir           S      NW       E      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1
PoP 12HR           30      10       0       5      10      30      40      50
Rain Shwrs    SC SC                         SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms         SC SC                         SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ231-272215-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
342 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date             Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed 03/29/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      90          69          88          70          90
Temp          66 65 71 85 90 85 76 72 70 69 74 84 88 81 74 73 72 70 76 86 90 84
Dewpt         66 65 66 66 65 67 66 69 69 69 68 65 66 67 69 70 70 69 67 63 57 52
Min/Max RH                   43         100          48          98          31
RH           100100 84 55 43 55 73 90 97 99 84 55 48 62 84 92 97 95 74 47 32 34
Wind Dir      SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE NW NW NW  N NE
Wind Spd       6  2  4  6  6 10  9  8  6  6 10 14 17 16 16 14 10  5  5  6  4  3
Heat Index             87 92 88                86 90 83
Clouds        B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC CL
Clouds(%)     56 59 45 30 31 31 46 60 59 58 60 61 53 45 47 48 54 59 55 50 27  4
PoP 12HR                      5           5          10          20          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02        0.07
Rain Shwrs                                           IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms                                                IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
Obvis         PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     3     3
Haines                  5     4     4     6     5     3     4     4     4     6
Mixing Hgt           2500  4200  2500  1800  3700  4700  2300  1900  4400  3900
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     N    NW     N
T Wind Spd              9    13    16    11    20    29    27    16    10     8


Date          Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17 Sun 04/02/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Min/Max            61      85      58      89      67      85      67      82
Temp          65 62 82 77 63 59 85 82 69 67 82 79 71 67 78 78
Dewpt         61 57 50 48 51 55 57 57 66 65 66 64 67 64 63 60
Max/Min RH         91      28      88      33      96      51      93      49
RH            86 84 34 36 67 87 38 44 92 92 59 60 87 90 62 55
Pwind Dir           W      NW       E      SE      SE      SE      SE       N
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC FW FW FW CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 SC B2 B1 SC
PoP 12HR           30       5       0       0       5      30      40      40
Rain Shwrs    SC SC                         SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms         SC SC                         SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ247-272215-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
342 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date             Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed 03/29/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      78          72          78          73          79
Temp          73 72 74 77 78 75 74 73 73 72 74 77 78 75 75 75 75 73 75 79 79 75
Dewpt         71 70 70 70 70 70 70 71 71 70 70 70 71 71 71 71 71 71 71 72 72 72
Min/Max RH                   77          96          79          93          79
RH            92 95 88 79 77 84 89 94 95 94 88 79 80 90 89 89 89 93 88 81 81 92
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd      10  6  8  9 10 10 10 11 10  9 12 14 17 17 18 18 16 11 11 12 11 10
Clouds        SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     48 53 48 43 39 36 47 58 57 56 57 59 61 63 67 70 60 50 54 58 44 30
PoP 12HR                      5           5           5           5          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.08
Rain Shwrs                                                       SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms                                                            SC SC SC SC SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
Haines                  4     4     5     5     5     5     4     4     3     4
Mixing Hgt           1900  2000  1500  1500  1400  1700  1500  1500  1500  1200
T Wind Dir              S    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             14    17    19    17    23    28    32    26    20    18


Date          Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17 Sun 04/02/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Min/Max            69      79      68      79      72      78      70      77
Temp          73 69 78 74 71 69 78 76 72 72 77 72 75 70 77 74
Dewpt         71 68 64 61 61 63 64 66 70 69 70 70 69 69 68 66
Max/Min RH         96      57      82      62      92      76      97      72
RH            96 94 63 63 70 82 63 71 91 92 78 93 83 97 75 77
Pwind Dir           S      NW      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12HR           30      10       0       5      10      20      40      40
Rain Shwrs    SC SC                         IS IS SC SC SC SC
Tstms         SC SC                         IS IS SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ234-272215-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
342 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date             Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed 03/29/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      86          69          84          71          85
Temp          69 68 75 84 86 81 73 71 70 70 75 82 84 78 73 72 71 71 73 81 85 78
Dewpt         69 68 68 68 68 68 68 69 70 70 69 67 67 69 70 71 70 70 70 71 69 67
Min/Max RH                   55         100          56          97          59
RH           100100 79 59 55 65 83 93 97100 81 60 57 74 91 96 97 97 91 72 59 67
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd       6  4  6  9  9 10  6  5  5  6 10 14 17 16 16 14 12 10 10 11  9  6
Heat Index             87 89 84                85 87                   85 88
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     60 67 55 43 44 46 53 61 60 60 62 64 56 48 60 72 67 62 64 66 48 29
PoP 12HR                      5           5          10          10          70
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.43
Rain Shwrs                                                       NM NM SC SC SC
Tstms                                                            NM NM SC SC SC
Obvis         PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     3
Haines                  4     4     4     5     4     5     4     4     3     5
Mixing Hgt           2800  3000  2000  1800  2700  2600  2300  1800  1900  1900
T Wind Dir              S    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             12    17    12    10    19    28    26    21    19    16


Date          Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17 Sun 04/02/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Min/Max            64      81      59      83      66      81      65      78
Temp          67 64 78 74 63 60 80 76 67 67 80 77 69 66 77 75
Dewpt         67 63 60 58 56 57 61 62 67 66 69 68 67 66 66 64
Max/Min RH        100      47      92      48     100      66     100      64
RH           100 96 53 58 76 92 52 63 97 97 68 75 94100 71 68
Pwind Dir          SW      NW       E      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1
PoP 12HR           30      10       0       5      10      40      40      50
Rain Shwrs    SC SC                         SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms         SC SC                         SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ241-272215-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
342 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date             Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed 03/29/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      90          70          88          71          93
Temp          67 66 75 86 90 84 76 72 70 71 77 85 88 82 75 73 72 71 77 87 93 86
Dewpt         67 66 66 66 66 68 67 69 70 69 68 65 66 68 69 70 70 70 68 64 57 53
Min/Max RH                   45          99          47          99          30
RH            98 98 73 51 45 59 75 92 98 96 74 52 48 64 82 90 96 97 74 48 31 33
Wind Dir      SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SW NW NW NW  N NE
Wind Spd       6  3  6  6  8 11  9  8  6  6 11 16 18 17 16 13 11  9  6  6  6  6
Heat Index             88 93 87                87 91 84
Clouds        B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC FW CL
Clouds(%)     53 54 41 29 30 31 36 41 49 57 58 60 56 53 49 45 48 51 46 41 23  5
PoP 12HR                      5           5          10          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.05
Rain Shwrs                                                       SC SC IS IS IS
Tstms                                                            SC SC IS IS IS
Obvis         PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     2
Haines                  5     4     4     5     4     3     4     4     3     6
Mixing Hgt           2400  4400  2100  1900  3400  4300  2300  1800  4800  4700
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     W    NW     N
T Wind Spd             11    16    16    11    21    31    26    18    12    11


Date          Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17 Sun 04/02/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Min/Max            63      87      59      90      68      87      68      84
Temp          68 64 83 80 64 60 87 82 71 69 84 80 72 68 80 79
Dewpt         65 60 51 50 55 58 59 61 68 67 67 67 68 67 65 63
Max/Min RH         98      28      95      36      97      52      96      50
RH            94 88 33 36 72 93 39 48 91 94 57 63 88 95 59 57
Pwind Dir           S      NW       E      SE      SE      SE      SE       N
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC FW FW CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC
PoP 12HR           20       5       0       0       5      20      20      30
Rain Shwrs    IS IS                         IS IS IS IS SC SC
Tstms         IS IS                         IS IS IS IS SC SC

$$

TXZ229-272215-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
342 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date             Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed 03/29/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      91          68          90          67          93
Temp          70 67 73 84 91 89 78 73 70 69 74 84 90 88 79 76 72 67 74 84 93 90
Dewpt         66 65 65 65 62 63 64 67 65 67 67 65 64 62 65 67 69 67 57 46 42 40
Min/Max RH                   38          98          40         100          16
RH            88 95 76 51 39 41 61 80 86 96 80 54 43 42 63 76 92 97 55 27 17 17
Wind Dir      SE  E  E SE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  N NW  N NE
Wind Spd       5  3  4  3  4  6 10  9  8  6  9 11 12 12 14 13 10  5  6  6  5  4
Heat Index             86                      86
Clouds        SC B1 SC SC FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 SC CL CL CL
Clouds(%)     32 56 43 30 25 21 39 58 59 61 66 70 52 34 37 40 46 52 29  5  4  2
PoP 12HR                      5           5          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.06        0.02
Rain Shwrs                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
Tstms                                          IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     3     3     2     2
Haines                  6     6     3     4     4     5     5     4     6     6
Mixing Hgt           1900  4300  3300  1400  3800  4700  4200  1800  2000  7600
T Wind Dir              E     E    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     N     N
T Wind Spd              6    10    17    13    17    23    25    16    11    10


Date          Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17 Sun 04/02/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Min/Max            61      86      61      92      67      88      66      84
Temp          70 61 81 81 67 61 85 88 71 67 80 85 71 66 77 82
Dewpt         42 46 43 37 45 52 52 48 62 62 61 51 62 62 60 52
Max/Min RH         57      19      71      22      85      30      88      35
RH            36 57 26 21 45 71 32 25 71 84 51 31 73 86 55 36
Pwind Dir           N      NW       E      SE      SE      SE       E       N
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC FW CL CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 SC SC B2 B1 SC
PoP 12HR           10       5       0       0       5      30      40      30
Rain Shwrs                                  SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms                                       SC SC 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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