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FOUS54 KCRP 191534 AAA
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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices...UPDATED
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
934 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

TXZ245-192215-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
934 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

Date             Sun 02/19/17            Mon 02/20/17            Tue 02/21/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      77          66          74          59          76
Temp                   76 77 73 72 70 68 66 66 71 73 67 64 64 61 59 63 73 75 70
Dewpt                  69 69 69 68 67 66 65 64 64 62 61 61 60 59 57 58 59 59 58
Min/Max RH                   77          96          69          96          57
RH                     79 78 89 89 91 93 96 93 77 70 82 91 89 94 95 85 61 58 67
Wind Dir               SE SE SE SE  S SE  E  E  E  E NE  N  W NW  N NW NW NW  N
Wind Spd               12 14 11 10  8  8  8  5  4  3  4  3  2  3  4  6  8  6  5
Clouds                 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
Clouds(%)              84 85 83 94100100100 94 87 79 71 50 29 39 50 42 35 29 23
PoP 12HR                     10          90          70          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01        1.59        0.36           0           0
Rain Shwrs                      NM  O  O NM NM SC SC
Tstms                           NM  O  O NM NM SC SC
LAL                           1     3     5     4     3     1     1     1     1
Haines                        4     4     3     3     3     4     4     3     3
Mixing Hgt                 2100  1100   900  3600  3200  1100   600  3000  4000
T Wind Dir                   SE    SE    SE     S    NW     N     N    NW     N
T Wind Spd                   29    21    18     6     5     4     3     5     4


Date               Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17  Sat 02/25/17
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            58    77      61    78      65    77      55    72
Temp          62   58 73 71 65   61 76 72 67   65 75 69 61   55 70 65
Dewpt         56   56 58 58 59   59 63 63 64   63 60 55 49   49 50 52
Max/Min RH         96    54      96    61      96    53      81    47
RH            81   96 61 65 82   96 64 73 89   95 59 61 64   81 50 63
Pwind Dir           N     N       S     S       S    NW      NE     E
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12HR           10     5       0     0       5    10       5     0

$$

TXZ231-192215-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
934 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

Date             Sun 02/19/17            Mon 02/20/17            Tue 02/21/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      87          63          77          55          81
Temp                   83 87 80 70 67 64 63 64 73 77 70 61 59 57 55 60 73 81 74
Dewpt                  67 67 66 66 64 63 62 60 59 59 59 57 55 54 54 54 54 52 51
Min/Max RH                   51          96          53          95          37
RH                     58 51 64 86 93 96 95 87 62 53 67 86 90 92 95 81 51 37 45
Wind Dir               SE SE SE  S  S SE NE NE  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd               13 11 11  6  5  4  2  3  4  5  4  3  2  2  3  5  6  5  5
Heat Index             86 90
Clouds                 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
Clouds(%)              79 85 85 98100 97 94 83 72 62 51 39 27 31 34 26 17 15 13
PoP 12HR                     20          90          50           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.09        1.55        0.13           0           0
Rain Shwrs                IS  O  O  O  O SC SC IS IS
Tstms                     IS  O  O  O  O IS IS IS IS
LAL                           2     5     5     2     2     1     1     1     1
Haines                        4     4     3     3     3     3     3     3     5
Mixing Hgt                 5200  2600  1300  4600  6000  2900   300  5800  7500
T Wind Dir                   SE    SE    SE    NE    NE    NE     N    NW     N
T Wind Spd                   24    19     9     4     4     4     2     5     8


Date               Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17  Sat 02/25/17
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            53    82      54    86      57    82      50    77
Temp          58   53 75 76 57   54 80 78 60   57 77 75 56   50 72 70
Dewpt         51   51 52 51 52   52 55 55 59   57 48 41 38   41 42 46
Max/Min RH         93    34      95    35     100    26      71    30
RH            78   93 44 42 83   94 43 45 96  100 36 30 52   71 34 42
Pwind Dir           N     N      SE     S       S    NW      NE     E
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW CL CL   CL CL CL FW   FW FW CL FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            5     0       0     0       5    10       5     0

$$

TXZ247-192215-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
934 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

Date             Sun 02/19/17            Mon 02/20/17            Tue 02/21/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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          66          73          62          74
Temp                   75 75 72 72 70 68 66 67 71 73 68 67 65 64 62 65 72 73 70
Dewpt                  69 69 69 68 67 66 65 64 64 62 61 61 61 60 59 59 59 59 58
Min/Max RH                   81          97          70          89          60
RH                     83 82 90 88 91 94 97 93 80 70 77 82 86 87 88 80 63 61 67
Wind Dir               SE SE SE SE  S SE  E  E  E  E NE  N NW NW  N NW NW NW  N
Wind Spd               11 14 11 10  9  9  9  6  5  5  5  4  3  4  5  6  8  6  5
Clouds                 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW
Clouds(%)              83 84 83 93100100100 94 87 80 72 51 30 41 52 44 36 30 23
PoP 12HR                     10          90          70          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.01        1.42        0.38           0           0
Rain Shwrs                      SC  O  O NM NM SC SC
Tstms                           SC  O  O NM NM SC SC
LAL                           1     3     5     4     3     1     1     1     1
Haines                        4     4     3     3     3     4     4     3     3
Mixing Hgt                  900   900   800  1800  1800  1200   900  2000  2200
T Wind Dir                   SE    SE    SE     S    NW     N     N     N     N
T Wind Spd                   28    24    20     6     6     6     5     6     4


Date               Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17  Sat 02/25/17
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            60    76      63    77      66    76      59    73
Temp          65   60 72 69 66   63 75 73 69   66 74 69 65   59 70 66
Dewpt         57   57 59 58 60   60 63 63 64   64 61 59 53   52 52 54
Max/Min RH         88    56      92    64      95    60      78    50
RH            77   88 64 69 81   92 67 74 87   95 66 70 65   78 53 67
Pwind Dir           N     N       S     S       S     N      NE     E
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12HR           10     5       0     0       5    10       5     5

$$

TXZ234-192215-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
934 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

Date             Sun 02/19/17            Mon 02/20/17            Tue 02/21/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      80          65          74          58          78
Temp                   78 79 74 70 68 66 65 66 72 74 69 63 61 60 58 63 74 77 70
Dewpt                  69 69 69 68 67 66 65 64 64 62 61 60 59 57 56 57 58 58 56
Min/Max RH                   70         100          67          93          51
RH                     73 71 84 94 97100 99 93 75 67 77 90 93 90 93 81 58 51 63
Wind Dir               SE SE SE SE  S SE  E  E NE NE NE  N  W NW NW  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd               16 14 12  9  5  6  6  4  1  2  4  2  1  2  3  5  8  6  5
Clouds                 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
Clouds(%)              84 83 84 98100 99 99 94 88 76 64 46 27 34 40 34 27 25 23
PoP 12HR                     20          90          70          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01        1.75        0.28           0           0
Rain Shwrs             IS IS IS SC  O  O NM NM SC SC
Tstms                        IS SC  O  O NM NM IS IS
LAL                           1     3     5     4     2     1     1     1     1
Haines                        4     4     3     3     3     4     4     4     3
Mixing Hgt                 3800  1900  1100  4000  3700  1000   600  3200  4500
T Wind Dir                   SE    SE    SE     S    SE    NE     N     N     N
T Wind Spd                   29    21    17     6     3     4     2     5     5


Date               Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17  Sat 02/25/17
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            55    79      57    82      62    79      50    73
Temp          58   55 75 72 60   57 78 74 64   62 76 70 56   50 70 65
Dewpt         54   54 58 57 57   56 60 61 62   61 56 48 41   41 45 47
Max/Min RH         97    49      98    49      96    40      72    37
RH            87   97 56 61 87   98 56 63 91   95 50 46 57   72 40 52
Pwind Dir           N     N      SE     S       S    NW      NE     E
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            5     5       0     0       5    10       5     0

$$

TXZ241-192215-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
934 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

Date             Sun 02/19/17            Mon 02/20/17            Tue 02/21/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      88          63          78          57          82
Temp                   84 88 81 72 68 65 63 66 73 78 71 63 60 58 57 62 75 82 75
Dewpt                  67 67 67 66 65 64 62 61 59 59 58 57 56 54 54 54 54 53 51
Min/Max RH                   49          97          52          91          36
RH                     57 49 62 83 92 96 96 84 62 52 64 81 86 88 91 75 49 36 43
Wind Dir                S  S SE  S  W  S  E NE  N  N  N  N  W NW NW NW  N  N  N
Wind Spd               13 12 11  6  5  5  5  4  4  4  5  3  2  3  4  6  8  6  5
Heat Index             87 91 83
Clouds                 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
Clouds(%)              77 85 85 95100 98 96 86 76 65 54 42 29 34 39 29 19 18 17
PoP 12HR                     10          90          40           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.05        1.45        0.13           0           0
Rain Shwrs                    O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC
Tstms                         O  O  O  O IS IS IS IS
LAL                           1     4     5     2     2     1     1     1     1
Haines                        4     4     5     5     3     3     3     3     5
Mixing Hgt                 5100  2500  1200  3800  5300  2800   300  6700  8000
T Wind Dir                   SE     S    SE    NE     N    NE     N    NW     N
T Wind Spd                   23    16    11     4     4     2     1     6     8


Date               Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17  Sat 02/25/17
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            54    84      56    87      59    84      52    79
Temp          59   54 77 77 60   56 80 79 63   59 78 76 57   52 74 72
Dewpt         51   51 52 51 54   54 57 56 59   59 53 45 43   44 47 51
Max/Min RH         91    32      93    36     100    29      76    34
RH            75   90 41 39 82   92 44 47 90  100 41 34 60   76 38 48
Pwind Dir           N     N      SE     S      SE    NW      NE     E
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW CL   CL CL CL FW   FW FW CL FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            5     0       0     0       5    10       5     5

$$

TXZ229-192215-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
934 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

Date             Sun 02/19/17            Mon 02/20/17            Tue 02/21/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      90          61          80          54          84
Temp                   83 90 85 72 67 63 61 64 75 80 77 67 62 57 54 62 75 83 81
Dewpt                  63 58 54 57 60 60 57 54 50 50 50 50 50 49 48 46 45 41 39
Min/Max RH                   32          90          35          79          21
RH                     51 34 34 58 81 90 87 70 42 35 39 56 66 73 78 56 34 23 23
Wind Dir                S SE SE  S SE NE  N  N  N  N  N NW  W NW NW  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd                6  5  4  4  5  6  6  6  6  6  5  2  1  2  4  5  6  5  4
Clouds                 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)              64 80 85 91 91 85 79 66 53 43 33 24 15 12  9  8  6  8  9
PoP 12HR                     20          70          40           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.06        0.22        0.04           0           0
Rain Shwrs                IS NM NM SC SC SC SC
Tstms                     IS NM NM SC SC IS IS
LAL                           2     4     3     2     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                        5     5     3     3     4     3     5     5     6
Mixing Hgt                 7700  4200  1300  5800  8200  4000   100  7100  8500
T Wind Dir                   SE     S    NW    NE     N    NW    NW    NW     N
T Wind Spd                   13     4     8     6     8     4     3     8     9


Date               Wed 02/22/17  Thu 02/23/17  Fri 02/24/17  Sat 02/25/17
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            52    86      54    90      56    83      50    79
Temp          61   52 78 82 60   54 80 86 64   56 76 79 58   50 70 76
Dewpt         43   44 44 40 45   48 48 41 51   51 34 32 34   36 36 37
Max/Min RH         75    20      81    19      86    15      60    21
RH            51   75 30 22 57   81 33 20 62   84 21 18 40   60 29 25
Pwind Dir          NE     W      SE    SE      SE     N      NE     E
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   CL CL CL CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW CL FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            5     0       0     0       0     5       5     0

$$

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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