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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
959 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

SCZ050-032100-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
959 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

DATE             SAT 12/03/16            SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
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                      61          44          60          53          62
TEMP                52 59 59 48 46 46 45 45 54 60 58 54 54 56 58 59 61 62 61 59
DEWPT               34 34 34 35 36 37 38 38 40 44 48 51 54 56 57 57 56 58 57 56
RH                  50 39 39 60 68 71 76 76 59 55 69 90100100 96 93 84 87 87 90
WIND DIR             N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE  S  S SW NW  N  N NE
WIND SPD             8  8  6  3  3  4  4  6  8  8  9  8  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  8
CLOUDS              B1 SC SC B1 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0          40          70          80
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.07        0.40        0.47
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                         S  C  C  L  L  L  L  D  D  L  L
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    D


DATE          TUE 12/06/16  WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          57    71      51    65      47    64      36    49
TEMP          57 60 69 64   57 51 64 54   51 47 63 53   42 36 48 39
DEWPT         57 60 65 59   52 50 52 51   47 47 45 40   35 27 21 23
PWIND DIR         E    SW      NW    NW       W    SW       W    NW
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR         80    70      10    10      10    20      20     5
RAIN SHWRS     D  D  L  C                        S  S    S  S
TSTMS                C  S

$$
GAZ118-032100-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
959 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

DATE             SAT 12/03/16            SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
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                      63          46          62          58          65
TEMP                54 62 62 54 50 50 48 47 55 61 61 59 59 60 61 61 62 65 64 62
DEWPT               36 35 36 40 41 40 40 40 43 50 54 56 58 59 59 59 62 63 62 60
RH                  50 36 38 59 71 68 74 76 64 67 78 90 96 96 93 93100 93 93 93
WIND DIR            NE NE  E  E NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE  S  S SW  S  N  E  E
WIND SPD             6  8  6  4  4  5  5  8  9 10  9  8  6  8  6  5  4  4  4  8
CLOUDS              SC SC SC B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0          30          60          70
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.33        0.46
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                            S  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  L  L
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    L


DATE          TUE 12/06/16  WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          61    74      52    68      47    64      35    50
TEMP          63 65 72 65   57 52 66 57   51 47 63 53   42 35 48 39
DEWPT         61 62 68 61   53 50 53 53   48 46 47 40   31 24 21 23
PWIND DIR        SE    SW      NW     W      SW     W      NW    NW
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR         70    60      10     5      10    20      20     5
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  L  C                        S  S    S  S
TSTMS                C  S

$$
SCZ050-032100-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
959 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

DATE             SAT 12/03/16            SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
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                      60          45          60          56          64
TEMP                52 58 58 51 49 48 47 47 55 60 59 56 56 58 59 60 63 64 63 61
DEWPT               37 35 35 37 37 37 39 39 43 47 51 54 56 58 59 59 58 59 59 58
RH                  56 42 42 59 63 65 74 74 64 62 75 93100100100 96 84 84 87 90
WIND DIR             N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE  S  S SW  W  N  N NE
WIND SPD             9  9  6  5  5  5  6  8  9  9 10  9  6  8  8  8  6  6  6  9
CLOUDS              B1 FW SC B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0          40          60          70
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.06        0.37        0.47
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                         S  C  C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    D


DATE          TUE 12/06/16  WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          59    71      53    65      49    64      37    50
TEMP          59 60 70 63   58 53 64 56   52 49 63 54   44 37 48 41
DEWPT         59 60 66 61   54 51 52 52   48 49 46 42   37 29 23 25
PWIND DIR         E    SW      NW    NW       W     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR         80    70      10    10      10    20      20     5
RAIN SHWRS     D  D  L  C                        S  S    S  S
TSTMS                C  S

$$
SCZ048-032100-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
959 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

DATE             SAT 12/03/16            SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
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                      63          45          61          56          63
TEMP                53 60 60 52 50 50 48 47 55 61 60 56 58 60 61 61 62 63 62 60
DEWPT               38 36 35 38 39 38 38 38 42 47 51 54 56 58 59 58 60 60 59 58
RH                  57 41 39 59 66 63 68 71 61 60 72 93 93 93 93 90 93 90 90 93
WIND DIR            NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE  S  S SW  W  N NE NE
WIND SPD             8  9  6  5  5  5  5  6  9  9  9  8  5  6  5  5  4  5  5  8
CLOUDS              B1 SC SC B1 B2 OV B2 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0          40          60          70
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.05        0.36        0.49
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                         S  C  C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    D


DATE          TUE 12/06/16  WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          58    72      52    66      48    64      36    50
TEMP          60 62 70 64   58 52 65 56   52 48 63 54   43 36 47 39
DEWPT         60 62 66 60   53 51 52 52   48 48 45 40   33 26 21 23
PWIND DIR         E    SW      NW     W      SW     W      NW    NW
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR         80    70      10    10      10    20      20     5
RAIN SHWRS     D  D  L  C                        S  S    S  S
TSTMS                C  S

$$
SCZ043-032100-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
959 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

DATE             SAT 12/03/16            SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
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                      61          42          59          52          59
TEMP                52 59 60 49 46 46 46 44 52 58 58 52 52 54 56 57 57 58 58 56
DEWPT               39 35 34 37 37 36 36 35 37 41 45 49 52 54 55 54 54 56 54 55
RH                  61 40 37 63 71 68 68 70 56 53 62 89100100 96 90 90 93 86 96
WIND DIR            NE NE NE  E NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE NW  N  N NE NE
WIND SPD             6  8  5  3  3  3  4  5  6  6  6  6  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  6
CLOUDS              B1 SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0          40          70          80
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.09        0.46        0.45
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                         S  C  C  L  L  L  L  D  D  L  L
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    D


DATE          TUE 12/06/16  WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          55    70      50    66      45    64      34    49
TEMP          57 59 68 64   55 50 64 54   49 45 62 52   41 34 47 38
DEWPT         56 58 63 58   51 48 51 51   46 45 43 38   32 24 17 20
PWIND DIR         E    SW      NW    NW      SW     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR         80    70      10    10      10    20      20     5
RAIN SHWRS     D  D  L  C                        S  S    S  S
TSTMS                C  S

$$
GAZ099-032100-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
959 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

DATE             SAT 12/03/16            SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
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                      62          44          60          56          60
TEMP                53 60 61 53 51 49 46 45 51 58 59 56 56 56 57 58 57 59 59 58
DEWPT               37 35 34 38 39 40 39 38 39 45 50 53 55 56 56 55 57 59 57 57
RH                  54 39 36 57 63 71 76 76 63 62 72 90 96100 96 90100100 93 96
WIND DIR            NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE NW  N NE NE  E
WIND SPD             6  9  5  4  4  5  5  8  9  9  9  8  5  4  3  3  5  5  6  8
CLOUDS              B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           5          40          70          80
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.11        0.49        0.44
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                         S  C  C  L  L  L  L  D  D  L  L
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    D


DATE          TUE 12/06/16  WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          58    72      49    67      45    61      32    48
TEMP          59 63 71 63   55 49 65 55   49 45 60 50   38 32 46 37
DEWPT         58 61 65 59   51 48 52 51   45 44 44 37   28 21 18 21
PWIND DIR        SE    SW      NW     W       W     W      NW    NW
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR         80    60      10     5      10    20      20     5
RAIN SHWRS     D  D  L  C                        S  S    S  S
TSTMS                C  S

$$

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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