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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
332 AM CST MON JAN 23 2017

TXZ245-232215-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
332 AM CST MON JAN 23 2017

DATE             MON 01/23/17            TUE 01/24/17            WED 01/25/17
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                      75          58          79          60          73
TEMP             49 57 70 75 66 59 59 59 63 61 74 79 70 69 67 64 61 61 69 73 66
DEWPT            41 42 42 43 49 51 55 56 58 61 63 64 65 65 64 62 58 51 47 43 47
MIN/MAX RH                   32         100          61          94          34
RH               74 57 37 32 55 76 89 91 88100 69 61 83 85 90 94 91 71 46 34 51
WIND DIR         NW  N  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          6  4  1  4  6  8  9 10 11 13 17 16 12 12 11  5  8 12 12 11  8
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)         1  0  2  0  2  2  1  2  9  9 13 19 28 30 49 66 53 43 29 22 22
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     5
MIXING HGT           2200  3000   400   300  2300  2300  1000   600  4200  4100
T WIND DIR             NW    SW     S     S     S     S     S     E     N     N
T WIND SPD              5     8    10    13    24    27    21    16    19    17


DATE               THU 01/26/17  FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17  SUN 01/29/17
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            46    63      50    67      51    62      46    64
TEMP          53   46 60 59 53   50 65 61 55   51 61 58 51   46 61 58
DEWPT         43   39 37 39 43   45 49 50 50   46 41 37 38   39 38 38
MAX/MIN RH         76    38      82    55      84    43      74    38
RH            69   75 42 48 69   82 57 68 81   83 48 46 62   74 42 47
PWIND DIR           N    NE       E     E      NE     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     5       5     5      20    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                IS   IS IS IS

$$

TXZ231-232215-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
332 AM CST MON JAN 23 2017

DATE             MON 01/23/17            TUE 01/24/17            WED 01/25/17
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          53          87          54          74
TEMP             44 57 73 80 72 61 56 54 55 57 74 87 78 67 62 58 54 59 69 74 67
DEWPT            34 36 36 33 35 40 44 45 49 55 56 55 54 59 59 55 46 34 33 32 33
MIN/MAX RH                   18          99          34          92          21
RH               67 45 26 18 26 46 63 73 80 93 53 34 43 75 90 91 73 38 26 21 28
WIND DIR         NW NW SW SW  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          4  3  3  5  4  6  8  9  9 10 12 10  6  8  4  6  8  9 11 10  5
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)         1  0  2  0  0  1  3  1  9 11 10 10  8 11 31 35 25 24  6 12 16
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     4     4     4     5     5     4     5     6
MIXING HGT           2400  3900   200   300  2400  4600  3900  1700  6700  6700
T WIND DIR              W    SW    SE     S     S     S    SE    NE     N     N
T WIND SPD              3     8     9    11    18    16     9    11    18    13


DATE               THU 01/26/17  FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17  SUN 01/29/17
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            42    67      44    68      48    63      43    65
TEMP          48   42 62 60 46   44 64 62 51   48 61 59 47   43 61 59
DEWPT         35   34 30 31 38   39 46 47 47   39 33 31 34   33 33 32
MAX/MIN RH         73    25      83    48      86    30      69    29
RH            61   71 31 34 74   82 53 59 86   71 35 35 61   69 36 36
PWIND DIR          NE    NE       E     E       E     N       N    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   B1 SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5      10    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                        IS IS

$$

TXZ247-232215-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
332 AM CST MON JAN 23 2017

DATE             MON 01/23/17            TUE 01/24/17            WED 01/25/17
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                      74          62          77          63          73
TEMP             54 60 70 74 66 63 63 63 63 65 73 77 70 71 70 67 63 63 69 73 68
DEWPT            44 43 44 46 50 53 57 58 60 62 64 65 65 65 64 63 60 56 49 46 49
MIN/MAX RH                   37          98          66          92          38
RH               70 54 39 38 56 72 81 86 90 94 73 66 83 81 83 89 91 76 48 38 51
WIND DIR         NW  N NW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          8  5  2  4  6  9 11 12 13 14 17 16 13 13 13  5  9 13 13 11  9
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)         1  0  2  0  1  2  1  3  9 10 14 12 25 27 40 64 55 49 33 24 23
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     5
MIXING HGT           1500  1700   700   700  1400  1300  1100  1000  3900  3800
T WIND DIR             NW    SW     S     S     S     S     S     E     N     N
T WIND SPD              6     6    14    20    24    24    24    18    21    20


DATE               THU 01/26/17  FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17  SUN 01/29/17
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    64      54    66      54    63      49    64
TEMP          58   52 61 61 57   55 65 61 58   54 61 58 53   49 62 60
DEWPT         45   41 39 41 44   47 50 52 51   48 44 39 40   40 38 39
MAX/MIN RH         68    41      77    58      83    46      71    38
RH            63   66 44 49 63   77 59 71 78   83 55 49 62   71 42 47
PWIND DIR           N    NE       E     E      NE     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5     5       5    10      20    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                IS   IS IS IS

$$

TXZ234-232215-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
332 AM CST MON JAN 23 2017

DATE             MON 01/23/17            TUE 01/24/17            WED 01/25/17
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          53          81          57          72
TEMP             45 56 70 76 66 54 54 54 54 58 73 81 74 68 65 61 57 60 68 72 63
DEWPT            39 42 41 43 44 46 49 51 53 58 60 63 62 62 62 58 51 40 40 38 39
MIN/MAX RH                   31         100          54          92          29
RH               79 59 35 31 46 74 84 89 95100 65 55 66 82 91 91 80 47 36 29 41
WIND DIR         NW NW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          5  3  1  5  5  5  5  5  6  9 14 14 11  9  5  8  8 10 11 10  5
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)         1  0  2  0  1  0  1  1 10  8 20 25 28 34 48 59 35 32 19 18 19
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     5     5
MIXING HGT           2300  3300   200   100  3000  3100  2000  1100  5200  5100
T WIND DIR             NW    SW     S     S     S     S     S     W     N     N
T WIND SPD              4     6     6     6    17    24    12    12    18    14


DATE               THU 01/26/17  FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17  SUN 01/29/17
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            41    63      44    66      47    63      42    65
TEMP          46   41 59 57 47   45 63 59 50   47 60 56 47   42 61 58
DEWPT         38   34 33 36 38   38 45 47 45   41 37 35 35   34 36 37
MAX/MIN RH         78    33      77    49      82    36      74    35
RH            72   77 38 46 71   76 52 63 82   79 41 45 65   73 39 46
PWIND DIR           N    NE       E     E       E     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC B1   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            0     5       5     5      10    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                        IS IS

$$

TXZ241-232215-
ALICE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-JIM WELLS COUNTY TX
27.74N  98.03W ELEV. 177 FT
332 AM CST MON JAN 23 2017

DATE             MON 01/23/17            TUE 01/24/17            WED 01/25/17
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                      81          54          88          57          77
TEMP             46 59 75 81 73 61 57 55 55 57 79 88 78 68 64 60 57 62 72 77 69
DEWPT            33 35 34 32 35 42 45 47 52 57 57 55 56 60 62 58 52 39 34 32 34
MIN/MAX RH                   17         100          33          96          20
RH               61 40 23 17 25 51 65 75 90 98 46 33 46 76 92 96 84 42 25 20 28
WIND DIR         NW NW SW SW SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          4  4  2  4  5  6  8  8  8 11 13 10  8  8  6  8 10 11 12 11  6
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)         1  0  2  0  0  1  2  1  9 10 10  8  8 10 30 41 40 31 10 13 16
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     4     4     4     5     5     4     5     6
MIXING HGT           3200  4200   200   200  2500  4300  3600   900  7000  6900
T WIND DIR             NW    SW    SE     S     S     S     S     W     N     N
T WIND SPD              4     8     9    10    19    17    12    14    21    17


DATE               THU 01/26/17  FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17  SUN 01/29/17
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            44    68      47    71      51    64      44    65
TEMP          50   44 64 62 50   47 67 65 55   51 62 59 48   44 60 61
DEWPT         36   34 30 33 42   42 48 49 51   43 35 32 35   34 34 33
MAX/MIN RH         71    24      85    45      87    30      68    31
RH            57   69 28 34 75   84 50 58 87   75 36 35 60   68 37 36
PWIND DIR           N    NE       E     E      NE     N       N    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0     0       5    10      20    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS                                IS   IS IS IS IS   IS

$$

TXZ229-232215-
LA SALLE COUNTY AIRPORT-LA SALLE COUNTY TX
28.46N  99.22W ELEV. 476 FT
332 AM CST MON JAN 23 2017

DATE             MON 01/23/17            TUE 01/24/17            WED 01/25/17
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                      82          51          87          52          74
TEMP             44 54 73 82 77 64 57 53 52 54 70 86 79 64 61 56 52 57 69 74 70
DEWPT            31 31 31 29 30 32 35 40 42 45 48 46 45 46 48 39 35 28 29 29 27
MIN/MAX RH                   14          76          24          63          18
RH               60 41 21 14 18 30 43 60 69 71 46 25 30 51 63 52 53 32 22 19 20
WIND DIR          W  W SW SW  S SE SE SE SE  S  S SW  E  E  N  N  N  N  N NW  N
WIND SPD          4  3  3  5  4  6  8  6  5  4  8  4  2  3  9  9  5  8 11 11  5
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)         2  0  2  0  0  0  3  1 10 10 12  8  7  6  9  8 14 11 12 22 20
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                  5     5     4     4     4     5     5     4     5     6
MIXING HGT           2500  3700   200   200  1700  6300  5700  3100  7500  7900
T WIND DIR              W     S    SE    SE     S     S    NE     N     N     N
T WIND SPD              5     9     8     9     8     6    12    13    16    14


DATE               THU 01/26/17  FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17  SUN 01/29/17
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            42    68      44    68      47    62      43    66
TEMP          49   42 62 65 49   44 62 65 52   47 58 60 48   43 62 62
DEWPT         26   30 28 27 32   37 44 44 45   37 31 30 32   33 32 31
MAX/MIN RH         63    21      77    42      76    29      69    27
RH            40   63 28 24 53   77 53 45 76   67 35 32 54   69 33 30
PWIND DIR           N     E       E     E       E     N      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      10    10      10    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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