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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
247 PM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

TXZ245-071030-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
247 PM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

MIN/MAX                      40          64          46          63          41
TEMP          63 58 48 45 42 40 47 59 64 59 52 49 47 46 50 59 63 57 48 45 43 41
DEWPT         36 36 35 39 38 39 41 43 42 45 45 45 46 42 34 30 30 32 32 32 31 30
MAX/MIN RH                   95          44          97          29          65
RH            37 44 62 81 89 95 80 54 44 58 79 87 97 88 54 32 29 38 53 60 64 65
WIND DIR      NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N NW  W NW NW
WIND SPD      18 11  8  6  4  5  2  5  6  5  4  4  4 10 13 14 12  8  6  5  5  5
CLOUDS        CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)      0  0  0  1  1  5  6  7  7  8 12 14 18 18  5  3  3  3  2  1  1  2
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     4     4     4     4     5     5     4     5     5
MIXING HGT           1900   300  2500  3500   900   200  3200  4200  1400   100
T WIND DIR              N    NE     E     S     S     W     N     N    NW    NW
T WIND SPD             20    12     8    10    11    12    20    19     6     6
RED FLAG       W


DATE           02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN          63      48    68      54    72      58    73      57    70
TEMP          59 59 51   48 64 64 57   54 68 68 60   58 70 69 60   57 67 66
DEWPT         28 38 43   41 42 48 51   51 55 57 58   57 60 59 58   55 58 58
MIN/MAX RH       30      76    43      90    57      98    63      95    67
RH            31 45 73   76 45 56 82   90 62 67 91   98 70 72 94   95 73 75
PWIND DIR        NW      SW    SW       S     S       S     S      SE    NE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   SC SC SC FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ231-071030-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
247 PM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

MIN/MAX                      33          69          40          65          40
TEMP          66 58 44 40 36 33 43 62 69 61 50 46 43 40 47 60 65 59 48 45 42 40
DEWPT         25 23 28 29 32 32 36 35 33 33 37 38 38 38 28 22 21 23 25 25 25 25
MAX/MIN RH                   94          27          92          18          56
RH            22 25 52 66 87 94 77 37 27 34 61 75 85 92 47 22 18 26 39 47 52 56
WIND DIR      NW  N NE NE  E  E SE  S  S SE SE  S  E  N  N NE  N  N NW SW  W NW
WIND SPD      18  9  5  4  3  3  2  5  5  4  3  3  6  9 12 13 10  5  3  3  3  3
CLOUDS        CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)      0  0  0  1  1  6  6  9  7  7 14 16 20 20  6  4  4  4  2  1  2  3
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                  6     4     4     5     5     5     5     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           2200   200  3300  4300  1400   300  3700  4400   400   100
T WIND DIR             NE     E    SE     S     S    NE     N     N     W     W
T WIND SPD             13     9     8    10     8    14    17    14     4     4
RED FLAG       W


DATE           02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN          69      44    76      48    80      52    80      53    77
TEMP          64 63 49   44 70 69 53   48 74 73 57   52 74 73 58   53 72 71
DEWPT         23 29 29   31 34 35 39   43 46 47 52   52 56 53 57   53 56 53
MIN/MAX RH       19      61    21      84    30     100    41     100    45
RH            21 28 45   62 26 28 59   84 37 40 84  100 52 50 95  100 56 53
PWIND DIR         N       S    SW       S     S       S     S       E    NE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW SC FW FW   SC B1 SC
POP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     5

$$

TXZ247-071030-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
247 PM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

MIN/MAX                      45          63          49          64          47
TEMP          62 58 51 48 46 45 50 59 63 59 54 52 50 49 53 61 64 59 52 50 48 47
DEWPT         39 37 37 41 42 41 42 43 43 45 46 46 49 45 38 34 33 34 34 34 34 33
MAX/MIN RH                   87          47          94          32          59
RH            43 47 61 76 85 87 75 55 47 60 76 80 94 85 55 36 32 39 50 55 58 59
WIND DIR      NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N NW  W NW  N
WIND SPD      18 13 11  9  6  5  3  5  6  5  4  4  6 11 13 16 13 10  8  5  6  9
CLOUDS        CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)      0  0  0  1  0  7  7  8  7  9 14 15 19 19  6  4  4  3  2  1  1  2
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     4     4     4     4     5     5     4     5     5
MIXING HGT           2300  1200  2100  2600  1100   500  2600  3900  2600   300
T WIND DIR              N    NE     E     S     S     W     N     N    NW    NW
T WIND SPD             26    17     9    11    11    17    21    20    11     8
RED FLAG       W


DATE           02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN          64      52    68      57    70      60    70      59    69
TEMP          61 61 54   52 64 65 59   57 68 68 62   60 68 67 62   59 67 67
DEWPT         29 39 46   44 44 50 53   54 56 58 59   59 60 60 60   57 59 59
MIN/MAX RH       31      76    46      90    62      96    71      96    69
RH            31 45 73   74 47 59 82   90 66 71 90   96 76 78 96   94 74 77
PWIND DIR        NW      SW    SW       S     S       S     S      SE    NE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ234-071030-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
247 PM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

MIN/MAX                      34          66          41          63          37
TEMP          62 55 44 39 36 34 42 59 66 59 49 45 43 41 47 59 63 56 46 42 39 37
DEWPT         32 33 33 36 35 34 39 41 38 41 43 43 41 37 29 24 25 27 28 27 26 24
MAX/MIN RH                  100          36          95          23          59
RH            32 43 65 86 94100 87 50 36 51 79 91 94 86 49 27 23 32 49 55 58 58
WIND DIR      NW  N  N  N  N NE  E  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N NW NW  W NW NW
WIND SPD      18  9  6  3  3  3  2  5  5  4  3  3  5 10 13 14 11  8  5  5  4  4
CLOUDS        CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)      1  0  0  1  1  5  5  4  5  6  9 13 14 14  4  2  2  2  1  1  2  2
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     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     6     6
MIXING HGT           1900   200  2800  4300   800   200  3500  4100   200   100
T WIND DIR              N    NE    SE     S     S     W     N    NW     W    NW
T WIND SPD             16     8     6    10    10    14    19    18     5     5
RED FLAG       W


DATE           02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN          65      43    75      49    76      53    75      53    72
TEMP          59 59 47   43 68 68 54   49 71 70 57   53 71 69 57   53 68 67
DEWPT         26 35 36   34 38 43 46   44 52 53 55   53 60 59 56   53 57 57
MIN/MAX RH       26      71    29      84    44     100    59     100    59
RH            28 40 66   71 33 40 74   84 51 55 93  100 69 69 97  100 67 69
PWIND DIR        NW      SW    SW       S     S       S     S      SE    NE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   SC B1 SC
POP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       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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