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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
723 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

SCZ050-022100-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
723 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

DATE             THU 07/02/15            FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15
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                      89          75          90          75          92
TEMP             77 85 88 88 81 78 77 75 76 84 89 88 81 79 77 76 76 87 91 91 84
DEWPT            69 70 70 70 72 72 71 71 71 71 72 72 73 72 72 71 71 69 69 68 71
RH               76 61 55 55 74 82 82 87 85 65 57 59 77 79 85 85 85 55 49 47 65
WIND DIR          W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD          5 10 12 14 12  9  6  6  9 12 13 14 12 11  9  8  8 11 12 11  8
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR                     50          40          60          50          30
QPF 12HR                   0.24           0        0.16        0.21        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS           S  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  C  C  L  C  C  S  S        C  C  C
TSTMS                S  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  C  C  L  C  C  S  S        C  C  C


DATE          SUN 07/05/15  MON 07/06/15  TUE 07/07/15  WED 07/08/15
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          75    91      74    90      73    89      75    91
TEMP          77 76 91 82   76 76 90 81   75 76 89 82   77 77 91 83
DEWPT         72 72 70 72   73 72 71 73   73 71 72 72   73 73 71 73
PWIND DIR         W    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC B1   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         30    30      20    50      20    50      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     C  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
GAZ118-022100-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
723 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

DATE             THU 07/02/15            FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15
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                      91          74          92          75          94
TEMP             76 85 91 89 83 79 77 74 76 86 92 90 84 80 77 75 77 87 94 91 84
DEWPT            69 71 70 69 70 71 70 70 70 70 70 69 70 71 71 70 72 70 69 67 71
RH               79 63 50 52 65 77 79 87 82 59 49 50 63 74 82 84 85 57 44 45 65
WIND DIR          S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW  S
WIND SPD          5  9 12 11  9  8  5  5  9 11 12 12 10  9  8  6  6  9  9  8  5
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR                     50          40          40          40          30
QPF 12HR                   0.18           0        0.08        0.09        0.02
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS           S  C  C  C  C  S  S     S  C  C  C  C              C  C  C
TSTMS                S  C  C  C  C  S  S     S  C  C  C  C              C  C  C


DATE          SUN 07/05/15  MON 07/06/15  TUE 07/07/15  WED 07/08/15
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          74    92      72    91      73    91      74    92
TEMP          77 75 92 82   74 74 91 81   74 75 91 82   76 77 92 84
DEWPT         72 71 71 71   72 71 71 72   72 71 72 72   72 73 70 71
PWIND DIR        SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         30    30      20    50      20    40      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     C     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
SCZ050-022100-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
723 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

DATE             THU 07/02/15            FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15
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                      87          76          87          76          90
TEMP             76 84 86 86 82 80 78 77 77 83 87 86 80 80 79 77 77 86 89 89 84
DEWPT            70 71 72 72 73 73 72 72 71 72 72 73 74 73 74 72 72 70 70 69 73
RH               82 65 63 63 74 79 82 85 82 70 61 65 82 79 85 85 85 59 54 52 70
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW
WIND SPD          8 11 16 16 17 12 10  9 11 13 14 17 16 14 11  9  8 10 12 12 10
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR                     40          40          50          50          30
QPF 12HR                   0.21        0.01        0.13        0.22        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS           S  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  S  S        C  C  C
TSTMS                S  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  S  S        C  C  C


DATE          SUN 07/05/15  MON 07/06/15  TUE 07/07/15  WED 07/08/15
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          76    88      75    88      75    87      76    89
TEMP          80 77 88 82   78 77 88 82   77 77 87 83   78 78 89 83
DEWPT         73 73 71 73   74 72 72 73   73 71 72 72   73 73 72 74
PWIND DIR         W    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         30    30      20    50      30    40      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     C  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
SCZ048-022100-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
723 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

DATE             THU 07/02/15            FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15
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                      89          75          92          75          93
TEMP             75 84 89 87 82 79 78 76 77 87 91 90 83 80 78 76 77 87 93 92 84
DEWPT            70 71 71 71 70 71 71 71 70 70 71 71 72 72 72 71 71 69 69 68 72
RH               84 65 56 59 67 77 79 85 79 57 52 54 70 77 82 85 82 55 46 46 67
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD          6  9 11 11 11  9  8  6  8 10 12 12 10  9  8  6  6  9 10  9  5
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR                     50          40          50          50          30
QPF 12HR                   0.18           0        0.11        0.17        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS           S  C  C  C  C  S  S     C  C  C  C  C  S  S        C  C  C
TSTMS                S  C  C  C  C  S  S     C  C  C  C  C  S  S        C  C  C


DATE          SUN 07/05/15  MON 07/06/15  TUE 07/07/15  WED 07/08/15
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          75    91      74    90      73    90      75    92
TEMP          78 76 90 82   77 76 90 82   76 76 89 82   76 77 91 83
DEWPT         72 72 71 72   73 72 71 73   72 72 72 72   73 73 70 73
PWIND DIR        SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         30    30      20    50      30    40      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     C     C  C    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C     C  C    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
SCZ043-022100-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
723 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

DATE             THU 07/02/15            FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15
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                      91          73          92          73          93
TEMP             74 84 90 88 82 77 75 74 76 86 92 90 83 78 76 73 75 87 92 92 84
DEWPT            67 70 68 68 69 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 71 70 71 70 70 68 67 65 69
RH               79 63 49 52 65 79 84 87 82 59 49 52 67 76 85 90 84 53 44 41 61
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          5  9 11 11  9  6  6  5  6 10 12 11  6  6  6  5  6 10 11 10  5
CLOUDS           B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR                     50          40          50          40          30
QPF 12HR                   0.22           0        0.16        0.14        0.02
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS           S  C  C  C  C  S  S     C  C  C  C  C              C  C  C
TSTMS                S  C  C  C  C  S  S     C  C  C  C  C              C  C  C


DATE          SUN 07/05/15  MON 07/06/15  TUE 07/07/15  WED 07/08/15
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          72    91      72    90      71    90      72    92
TEMP          75 74 91 82   74 75 90 81   73 74 90 82   74 75 92 83
DEWPT         69 71 69 70   71 71 70 72   71 72 71 73   72 74 69 71
PWIND DIR        NW     W      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         30    30      20    40      20    40      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     C     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
GAZ099-022100-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
723 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

DATE             THU 07/02/15            FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15
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                      93          73          92          74          93
TEMP             74 86 92 92 85 78 75 73 75 86 92 91 85 78 76 74 76 87 93 92 85
DEWPT            69 72 70 69 70 70 70 71 72 72 72 72 71 72 72 72 72 71 70 69 70
RH               84 63 49 47 61 76 84 93 90 63 52 54 63 82 87 93 87 59 47 47 61
WIND DIR          S SW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          4  9 12 14 12  8  5  6  8 13 16 13  9  5  6  5  6  9 10  9  5
CLOUDS           B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR                     50          30          40          40          30
QPF 12HR                   0.18           0        0.11        0.04        0.02
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        S  C  C  C  C  S           S  C  C  C  C              C  C  C
TSTMS             S  C  C  C  C  S           S  C  C  C  C              C  C  C


DATE          SUN 07/05/15  MON 07/06/15  TUE 07/07/15  WED 07/08/15
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          72    91      71    90      72    91      73    92
TEMP          75 74 90 83   73 73 89 83   74 75 91 83   75 75 92 85
DEWPT         70 71 69 70   70 71 70 72   71 72 70 71   72 73 70 72
PWIND DIR        NW     W      SW    SW      SW     W      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR         30    30      20    50      20    40      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     C     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C     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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