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FOUS54 KCRP 300830
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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
330 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

TXZ245-302200-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
330 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

DATE             THU 07/30/15            FRI 07/31/15            SAT 08/01/15
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          77          91          77          93
TEMP          78 78 84 90 91 88 84 81 78 78 84 90 90 84 81 79 78 77 87 91 92 86
DEWPT         76 75 77 75 75 75 77 76 75 74 74 74 74 73 74 75 75 74 74 74 74 75
MIN/MAX RH                   59          91          58          92          56
RH            93 90 79 60 61 66 80 85 91 87 72 60 58 70 82 88 90 91 67 58 58 71
WIND DIR      SW  W  W SE SE  S  S SW  W  W NW SE SE  S  S SW  W  W SW  S SE  S
WIND SPD       3  2  4  3  8  6  4  4  3  3  5  4  8  6  5  5  3  5  4  4  9  8
HEAT INDEX          94100101 96 94 88       91 99 99 91 86          94100101 94
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     23 34 28 31 38 37 36 39 50 57 61 64 65 66 59 53 54 56 54 52 44 37
POP 12HR                     20          20          30          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.02        0.05        0.03        0.07
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                  IS IS IS IS             SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
LAL                     1     2     2     1     1     3     2     2     3     3
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     3     3     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           4100  3900  1300   600  3800  3600  2300  1500  5700  5000
T WIND DIR             SW    SE     S    SW     W     S     S     W     S     S
T WIND SPD              6    12     9     6     8    12    10     8     8    13


DATE          SUN 08/02/15 MON 08/03/15 TUE 08/04/15 WED 08/05/15
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            78      92      78      92      78      92      79      92
TEMP          80 78 90 85 80 78 91 86 80 78 90 86 81 79 91 86
DEWPT         75 74 75 74 76 75 74 74 77 76 75 76 77 76 75 75
MAX/MIN RH         90      58      92      56      93      60      92      58
RH            87 89 61 70 88 92 59 70 90 92 62 74 89 92 61 70
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      10       5       5       5       5       5      10

$$

TXZ231-302200-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
330 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

DATE             THU 07/30/15            FRI 07/31/15            SAT 08/01/15
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                      97          75          98          76          99
TEMP          75 75 84 94 97 94 88 81 76 77 86 95 97 96 86 80 77 76 88 97 99 97
DEWPT         74 74 74 66 63 64 68 71 71 70 70 69 67 67 68 69 70 70 70 69 68 67
MIN/MAX RH                   33          86          37          84          36
RH            94 96 73 40 33 38 53 72 85 80 59 42 37 39 56 70 79 84 56 40 37 38
WIND DIR      SE  S SW SE SE SE SE  S SW  S  N  E SE SE  S  S SW  S SE  E  E SE
WIND SPD       3  2  2  3  6  8  4  3  1  1  1  5  6  6  4  4  2  2  3  3  5  6
HEAT INDEX          91 97 99 96 91 84       90100102 99 89 82       93103105101
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS(%)     12 34 34 33 33 31 31 37 42 49 52 54 54 55 56 58 55 52 53 54 52 50
POP 12HR                     10          10          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.02        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
OBVIS          F  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     2     2     2
HAINES                  4     5     5     4     4     4     5     4     4     5
MIXING HGT           6400  9500  6300   600  7200  7800  6800  1700  9500  9400
T WIND DIR              S    SE    SE    SW     N    SE     S    SW    SE     E
T WIND SPD              4    11     8     3     4    11     8     4     5    10


DATE          SUN 08/02/15 MON 08/03/15 TUE 08/04/15 WED 08/05/15
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            76      99      76      99      76      98      76      98
TEMP          80 76 96 96 81 76 96 96 80 76 96 96 80 76 96 96
DEWPT         69 71 66 66 73 74 69 69 75 74 69 70 75 74 69 68
MAX/MIN RH         84      34      91      38      94      39      95      37
RH            68 84 38 38 77 91 41 42 83 94 42 44 85 95 42 41
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW SC SC FW
POP 12HR            5       5       0       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ247-302200-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
330 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

DATE             THU 07/30/15            FRI 07/31/15            SAT 08/01/15
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                      88          79          87          79          90
TEMP          80 80 83 87 87 85 84 82 80 80 83 87 87 83 81 80 80 79 85 89 89 85
DEWPT         77 77 77 77 77 77 78 77 76 75 75 75 75 76 76 76 76 75 75 75 76 76
MIN/MAX RH                   71          89          68          88          62
RH            91 91 82 72 72 78 83 85 89 87 77 69 69 78 84 88 88 88 72 64 65 75
WIND DIR      SW  W  W SE  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  S  S  S SW SW  W  W SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  3  4  3  8  6  5  5  5  4  5  4  8  8  6  6  5  6  4  4 10  8
HEAT INDEX    87    93 98 99 96 95 91       91 97 96 91 88 86       94100100 95
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     25 35 29 31 38 37 32 40 50 56 61 66 64 66 60 53 55 57 54 52 45 38
POP 12HR                     20          20          30          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.02        0.05        0.03        0.07
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                  IS IS IS IS             SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
LAL                     1     2     2     1     1     3     2     2     3     3
HAINES                  3     3     4     4     3     3     4     4     3     5
MIXING HGT           1800  1600   900   900  1600  2200  2100  1400  1300  1300
T WIND DIR             SW     S     S    SW     W     S    SW    SW    SW     S
T WIND SPD              6    12    10     9     8    12    12    10     8    14


DATE          SUN 08/02/15 MON 08/03/15 TUE 08/04/15 WED 08/05/15
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            80      90      81      89      81      87      81      88
TEMP          82 80 89 85 82 81 88 85 82 81 86 84 82 81 88 85
DEWPT         76 75 76 75 76 76 76 76 77 76 76 77 77 77 76 75
MAX/MIN RH         85      65      87      66      86      71      88      67
RH            83 85 67 73 84 87 67 75 85 86 73 79 86 88 69 74
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      10       5      10      10      10       5      10

$$

TXZ234-302200-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
330 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

DATE             THU 07/30/15            FRI 07/31/15            SAT 08/01/15
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                      96          76          96          75          98
TEMP          76 76 85 94 96 92 86 80 76 77 86 95 96 91 82 79 77 75 88 96 98 92
DEWPT         76 74 76 67 69 70 71 72 73 73 72 71 70 71 72 73 73 72 72 71 70 70
MIN/MAX RH                   39          91          43          91          41
RH            99 93 74 41 42 50 62 76 89 87 63 46 43 52 71 81 86 91 58 45 41 49
WIND DIR      SW  W  W  E SE SE  S SW  W  W  N  E  E  S  S SW  W  W  S  E  E SE
WIND SPD       1  2  4  2  5  5  3  3  2  2  4  3  5  5  3  3  2  3  2  3  5  6
HEAT INDEX          95 99102 97 92 84       92102103 97 87          95104106 98
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     16 34 33 33 40 40 41 42 51 49 54 60 64 64 58 53 53 53 56 58 49 41
POP 12HR                     20          20          30          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.02        0.05        0.03        0.07
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                  IS IS IS IS             SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
OBVIS          F  F
LAL                     1     2     2     1     1     3     2     2     3     3
HAINES                  4     4     4     3     4     4     3     3     4     4
MIXING HGT           6600  7500  4800   300  6900  6900  6100  1800  8000  7600
T WIND DIR             SW    SE     S     W     N    SE    SW     W     S    SE
T WIND SPD              6     9     6     4     6     9     6     4     5    10


DATE          SUN 08/02/15 MON 08/03/15 TUE 08/04/15 WED 08/05/15
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            75      97      76      97      76      96      76      96
TEMP          79 75 95 91 79 76 95 91 79 76 95 91 80 76 94 91
DEWPT         73 73 70 69 75 75 70 70 76 75 71 71 76 75 71 71
MAX/MIN RH         92      40      98      41      99      43      97      44
RH            82 92 44 48 86 97 44 50 89 98 46 53 89 96 48 52
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10       5       5       5       5       5      10

$$

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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