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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
155 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

SCZ050-272100-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
155 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

DATE             FRI 05/27/16            SAT 05/28/16            SUN 05/29/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      85          66          81          69          83
TEMP                   84 84 78 70 67 66 70 79 81 79 76 71 69 69 72 78 82 79 76
DEWPT                  59 60 62 64 64 64 66 67 67 68 68 68 68 68 68 69 70 70 69
RH                     43 44 58 81 90 93 87 67 63 69 76 90 97 97 87 74 67 74 79
WIND DIR               SE SE  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD                6 11  8  4  3  4  6  8  9  9  8  8  8  9  9  9  9 10 10
CLOUDS                 CL FW CL FW FW B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                      0          20          40          40          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.12        0.29        0.70
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C
TSTMS                                           C  C  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C


DATE          MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16  WED 06/01/16  THU 06/02/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          70    83      70    86      70    87      71    87
TEMP          72 74 83 77   72 73 85 79   73 73 86 79   73 74 87 78
DEWPT         69 69 70 69   69 69 69 69   70 70 69 71   70 71 70 70
PWIND DIR        NW    NW      SW     N       S     S      SE     E
WIND CHAR        GN    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         40    40      30    30      20    30      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
GAZ118-272100-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
155 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

DATE             FRI 05/27/16            SAT 05/28/16            SUN 05/29/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      85          65          83          68          83
TEMP                   84 84 78 71 67 65 69 80 83 82 78 72 70 68 70 79 83 82 77
DEWPT                  61 60 62 64 63 63 65 66 66 67 66 66 66 66 66 67 68 69 67
RH                     46 44 58 79 87 93 87 62 57 61 67 81 87 93 87 67 61 65 71
WIND DIR               SE SE  E  E NE  N NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD               11 12  9  3  2  3  6  9  9  9  8  6  6  8  9 10 10 11 11
CLOUDS                 FW CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                      0          10          30          30          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.06        0.07        0.22
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                           C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C


DATE          MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16  WED 06/01/16  THU 06/02/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          69    87      70    87      71    88      72    88
TEMP          71 72 87 78   72 72 87 81   73 73 88 80   74 74 88 79
DEWPT         66 66 69 68   69 68 68 70   70 70 69 70   70 71 70 71
PWIND DIR        NW    NW       W    NE      SW     E      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         30    30      30    30      20    30      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
SCZ050-272100-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
155 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

DATE             FRI 05/27/16            SAT 05/28/16            SUN 05/29/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      82          67          80          70          81
TEMP                   82 81 77 72 69 68 71 78 80 79 76 73 71 70 73 78 81 79 75
DEWPT                  61 63 64 66 65 66 67 67 68 69 69 69 69 69 69 70 70 70 70
RH                     49 54 64 81 87 93 87 69 67 72 79 87 93 97 87 76 69 74 84
WIND DIR                E SE  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD                6 12  9  6  6  8  8 10 12 13 12 12 11 11 11 10 10 10 11
CLOUDS                 CL FW CL FW FW B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                      0          20          50          40          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.12        0.28        0.69
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                             S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                           C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C


DATE          MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16  WED 06/01/16  THU 06/02/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          71    81      72    84      72    85      73    85
TEMP          73 74 81 76   73 73 83 78   74 74 84 80   75 75 84 78
DEWPT         69 69 70 69   70 70 70 70   71 71 70 71   71 71 70 71
PWIND DIR        NW     W      SW    NW       S     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         40    40      30    30      30    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
SCZ048-272100-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
155 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

DATE             FRI 05/27/16            SAT 05/28/16            SUN 05/29/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      84          66          82          69          82
TEMP                   84 83 78 72 69 66 71 80 81 81 78 73 71 69 71 76 81 80 74
DEWPT                  60 62 64 66 65 64 66 66 67 68 67 67 67 67 67 68 69 69 68
RH                     44 49 62 81 87 93 84 62 63 65 69 81 87 93 87 76 67 69 82
WIND DIR                E SE  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW
WIND SPD                6  9  6  4  3  5  8  9  9  9  8  9  9  9  9 10 10 11 11
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2
POP 12HR                      0          20          30          40          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.08        0.15        0.52
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                           C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C


DATE          MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16  WED 06/01/16  THU 06/02/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          70    84      70    86      71    86      72    87
TEMP          72 72 83 78   73 73 85 78   74 73 85 79   75 76 86 79
DEWPT         67 68 69 69   69 69 69 70   70 70 69 71   71 71 70 71
PWIND DIR        NW    NW       W     N      SW     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         40    40      30    30      20    30      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
SCZ043-272100-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
155 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

DATE             FRI 05/27/16            SAT 05/28/16            SUN 05/29/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      88          63          82          67          82
TEMP                   87 86 78 70 65 63 68 80 82 81 77 70 69 67 71 77 82 80 75
DEWPT                  58 56 59 62 63 61 64 66 66 67 67 67 67 67 67 68 69 69 68
RH                     38 36 52 76 93 93 87 62 58 63 71 90 93100 87 74 65 69 79
WIND DIR               SE SE SE  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD                5  8  5  2  2  3  4  6  8  6  5  6  6  6  8  8  9 10 10
CLOUDS                 SC CL CL CL FW FW B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                      0          10          40          40          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.09        0.15        0.59
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                           C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C


DATE          MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16  WED 06/01/16  THU 06/02/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          68    84      68    85      69    87      70    88
TEMP          69 71 83 77   69 71 85 79   70 71 87 80   72 73 88 79
DEWPT         67 67 68 69   68 68 68 70   69 69 68 71   69 70 69 71
PWIND DIR        NW    NW       N     N      SE    NE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         40    40      30    40      20    30      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
GAZ099-272100-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
155 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

DATE             FRI 05/27/16            SAT 05/28/16            SUN 05/29/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      88          63          87          68          86
TEMP                   86 88 81 71 66 63 67 80 86 87 81 73 69 68 70 80 85 85 80
DEWPT                  57 56 59 62 62 62 64 64 61 63 65 66 66 66 66 66 66 66 65
RH                     37 34 47 73 87 97 90 58 43 45 58 79 90 93 87 62 53 53 60
WIND DIR               SE SE SE SE  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD                4  6  5  3  1  2  2  4  5  6  5  4  3  4  5  8 10 10  9
CLOUDS                 FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR                      0          10          20          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.03        0.10
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS                                           S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S


DATE          MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16  WED 06/01/16  THU 06/02/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          68    89      69    90      70    90      72    91
TEMP          70 70 89 84   71 71 89 83   73 73 89 82   74 74 91 83
DEWPT         64 65 65 66   68 68 65 67   68 69 66 69   70 70 66 70
PWIND DIR         S     N      NW    NE      NE    NE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC B1   SC SC SC B1   SC SC SC B1   B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         20    30      20    30      20    30      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$

PRODUCT KEY...

--- CLOUD COVER ---
CODE   PERCENTAGE            SKY COVER DAY/NIGHT
 CL    0 TO <=5 PERCENT      SUNNY/CLEAR
 FW    >5 TO <=25 PERCENT    SUNNY/MOSTLY CLEAR
 SC    >25 TO <=50 PERCENT   PARTLY CLOUDY
 B1    >50 TO <=69 PERCENT   MOSTLY CLOUDY
 B2    >69 TO <=87 PERCENT   MOSTLY CLOUDY
 OV    >87 TO 100 PERCENT    CLOUDY

--- OBSTRUCTIONS TO VISIBILITY ---    --- WEATHER COVERAGE ---
CODE   TYPE                           CODE   QUALIFYING TERM
 F     FOG                             S     SLIGHT
 PF    PATCHY FOG                      C     CHANCE
 F+    DENSE FOG                       L     LIKELY
 PF+   PATCHY DENSE FOG                O     OCCASIONAL
 H     HAZE                            D     DEFINITE
 BS    BLOWING SNOW
 K     SMOKE
 BD    BLOWING DUST
 AF    VOLCANIC ASHFALL

--- EXTENDED WIND FORECAST CHARACTER ---
                           12-HR MAX SUSTAINED
CODE   WIND CHARACTER          WIND SPEED
 LT    LIGHT                   < 8 MPH
 GN    GENTLE                  8-14 MPH
 BZ    BREEZY                  15-22 MPH
 WY    WINDY                   23-30 MPH
 VW    VERY WINDY              31-39 MPH
 SD    STRONG/DAMAGING         >=40 MPH

$$




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