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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
332 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

TXZ245-301100-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
332 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      60          78          61          82          70
Temp          86 79 68 65 62 60 67 75 78 74 66 64 62 62 72 81 81 72 72 73 72 70
Dewpt         63 66 66 65 62 53 50 48 49 54 56 58 59 62 64 66 67 67 69 70 70 70
Max/Min RH                  100          35         100          60         100
RH            48 65 95100100 79 56 38 36 51 71 80 89100 76 61 64 88 92 92 97100
Wind Dir       N SE SE  S NW  N  N NW NW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd      10  8  6  8 12 12 12 10  6  5  6  5  6  6 10 12 12 12 13 14 12 11
Heat Index                                                 83 83
Clouds        SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     26  8 24 38 40 42 39  8  2  2  0  1  5  2  2  2  7 13 27 41 48 55
PoP 12HR                     10           5           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   IS
Tstms                                                                        IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     5     4     5     5     5     4     5     5     4
Mixing Hgt            700  1200  3300  4400  2100   400  2400  2300  1200  2200
T Wind Dir             SE    NW    NW     W     S    SE     S    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             12    20    20    11    11    11    18    20    18    23


Date           04/01 Sun 04/02/17 Mon 04/03/17 Tue 04/04/17 Wed 04/05/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            81      71      80      64      81      68      81      70      80
Temp          81 75 73 72 79 73 73 64 78 76 72 68 81 78 73 70 79 74
Dewpt         72 72 71 71 71 66 60 60 56 61 62 65 65 68 70 68 63 63
Min/Max RH         74      99      70      85      44      89      59      98      56
RH            74 90 95 97 79 77 64 85 46 61 71 88 59 71 89 96 58 69
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       S       W       W       S       S       S      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW
PoP 12HR           20      40      70      20       5       5       5      10      10
Rain Shwrs    IS IS SC SC NM NM IS IS
Tstms         IS IS SC SC NM NM IS IS

$$

TXZ231-301100-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
332 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      57          83          55          91          66
Temp          91 82 67 63 59 57 67 79 83 75 64 61 58 57 72 86 91 84 73 69 67 66
Dewpt         43 45 50 54 47 47 47 44 45 47 47 49 50 55 57 59 61 62 64 65 65 64
Max/Min RH                   72          27          94          36          95
RH            19 28 53 72 63 70 49 30 27 37 55 66 74 94 59 39 36 48 73 88 92 93
Wind Dir      NW  E  E  W  N NW NW NW  W SW SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       9  5  3  4  5  8  6  8  5  3  4  4  5  4  9 14 17 16 13 10  9  9
Clouds        CL FW SC SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)      3  6 27 36 39 41 12  1  1  2  0  1  5  1  2  2  7 12 27 42 48 55
PoP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   SC
Tstms                                                                        SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     6     4     4     6     6     5     5     5     4
Mixing Hgt           2600   400  3900  4800  2400   200  3700  6000  2000  1500
T Wind Dir              E    NW    NW     W     S     S     S    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd              8    11    13     9     8     9    17    25    21    23


Date           04/01 Sun 04/02/17 Mon 04/03/17 Tue 04/04/17 Wed 04/05/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            88      69      85      58      87      63      90      64      88
Temp          85 81 71 69 80 80 66 58 82 79 68 64 85 82 68 64 84 81
Dewpt         67 68 70 69 66 52 54 50 48 56 49 56 59 62 66 63 52 49
Min/Max RH         50     100      37      77      29      75      37     100      27
RH            54 64 98100 64 38 64 73 30 45 51 75 41 51 91 95 34 33
Pwind Dir          SE      SE      SW      NW       W       S       S       S       N
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           30      30      70       5       5       5       5       5      20
Rain Shwrs    SC SC SC SC NM NM                               IS IS
Tstms         SC SC SC SC NM NM                               IS IS

$$

TXZ247-301100-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
332 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      62          78          65          80          72
Temp          83 77 68 66 64 62 68 75 78 74 69 68 66 66 74 79 79 72 74 77 77 74
Dewpt         65 68 67 66 63 54 52 50 50 55 58 59 60 63 65 66 67 68 70 71 71 71
Max/Min RH                  100          38          92          64          91
RH            55 73 95100 99 75 56 41 39 51 68 76 82 92 73 65 68 89 86 83 84 90
Wind Dir       N SE SE SE  W  N  N NW NW  S  S SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       8 10  8  9  8 16 14 11  5  8  9  6  8  8 10 12 12 12 14 16 14 13
Clouds        SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     27  9 22 38 40 42 42 11  4  2  0  1  5  2  2  3  9 14 27 40 47 55
PoP 12HR                     10           5           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   IS
Tstms                                                                        IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     5     4     5     5     5     4     5     5     4
Mixing Hgt            500  1500  2700  3700  1000  1100  1700  1700  1300  2200
T Wind Dir             SE     W     N     W     S    SE     S    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             14    19    25    12    13    13    19    19    21    24


Date           04/01 Sun 04/02/17 Mon 04/03/17 Tue 04/04/17 Wed 04/05/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            80      72      80      67      80      70      80      71      79
Temp          80 74 74 73 80 73 75 67 78 76 74 70 80 77 74 71 78 73
Dewpt         72 72 71 71 72 66 62 61 57 63 64 66 67 69 70 69 65 65
Min/Max RH         76      98      72      81      47      86      65      95      64
RH            78 94 92 96 78 78 64 81 49 65 71 86 65 77 89 93 65 75
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       S      NW       W       S       S       S      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW
PoP 12HR           20      30      50      20       5       5       5       5      10
Rain Shwrs    IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
Tstms         IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ234-301100-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
332 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      56          79          57          85          66
Temp          87 79 66 62 59 56 65 76 79 73 64 61 59 58 71 82 84 76 69 68 67 67
Dewpt         56 58 59 60 55 51 50 47 48 53 53 56 56 58 62 64 65 65 66 67 66 67
Max/Min RH                   93          33         100          52         100
RH            35 49 78 92 88 82 58 37 33 49 66 82 88100 75 55 53 70 91 95 97100
Wind Dir       N  E  E  S NW  N NW NW NW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  E
Wind Spd       8  5  3  5  8  6  8 10  6  3  4  4  4  4  9 13 14 12 11  9  9  9
Heat Index                                                 84 86
Clouds        FW FW SC SC SC SC SC CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1
Clouds(%)     10 10 28 38 40 41 26  3  1  2  0  1  5  2  1  0  3  6 25 43 49 55
PoP 12HR                     10           5           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   SC
Tstms                                                                        SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     6     5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4
Mixing Hgt            300   300  4100  4800  2300   100  3800  3700  1300  1300
T Wind Dir             SE    NW    NW     W     S     S     S     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd              8    13    14    10     8     8    16    20    16    18


Date           04/01 Sun 04/02/17 Mon 04/03/17 Tue 04/04/17 Wed 04/05/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            82      69      81      60      83      63      85      66      83
Temp          81 76 70 69 80 76 66 60 79 76 66 64 82 79 70 66 81 76
Dewpt         71 70 70 69 70 65 59 57 55 61 58 61 62 67 68 66 58 58
Min/Max RH         70     100      64      90      41      91      49     100      42
RH            72 83 99100 71 70 78 90 44 60 76 90 50 68 96100 46 55
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       S      NW       W       S       S       S      NW
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW
PoP 12HR           30      40      70      10       5       5       5      10      10
Rain Shwrs    SC SC SC SC NM NM
Tstms         SC SC SC SC NM NM

$$

TXZ241-301100-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
332 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      57          84          57          92          66
Temp          94 84 69 64 60 57 67 80 84 77 65 62 59 58 72 87 91 83 73 69 68 66
Dewpt         48 50 60 62 55 48 46 43 41 46 49 51 52 57 58 60 62 63 64 65 65 65
Max/Min RH                   92          22          96          37          97
RH            21 31 73 91 83 71 46 27 22 34 56 68 78 96 63 40 37 51 74 87 93 96
Wind Dir       N SE SE  W NW  N  N NW NW  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       9  5  3  4  9 10 10  9  5  3  5  5  5  5 10 16 18 17 14 12 11 11
Clouds        CL FW FW SC SC SC SC CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)      0  6 21 36 39 42 33  1  1  2  1  1  5  2  3  3 10 17 29 41 48 55
PoP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     5     4     4     6     6     5     5     4     4
Mixing Hgt           4600   500  3700  5300  2700   200  3700  5600  1400  1700
T Wind Dir              S    NW     N     W     S     S     S    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd              6    16    18    10     9     9    16    24    19    23


Date           04/01 Sun 04/02/17 Mon 04/03/17 Tue 04/04/17 Wed 04/05/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            90      71      88      60      89      65      91      65      89
Temp          87 83 74 71 84 83 68 61 85 83 69 65 88 83 70 66 84 82
Dewpt         65 67 68 70 66 50 51 49 45 54 50 58 60 60 67 65 58 52
Min/Max RH         45      98      32      68      24      77      35     100      32
RH            49 58 84 98 54 32 56 66 25 36 51 77 39 46 91 96 42 36
Pwind Dir          SE      SE      SW      NW       W       S       S      SE      NE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           10      20      40       5       5       5       5       5       5
Rain Shwrs          IS IS SC SC
Tstms               IS IS SC SC

$$

TXZ229-301100-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
332 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      55          84          58          94          66
Temp          91 81 66 62 58 55 66 79 84 77 66 63 60 59 71 87 94 91 78 72 68 66
Dewpt         39 39 42 42 45 42 42 40 41 42 41 46 45 52 53 53 50 49 54 59 61 62
Max/Min RH                   63          22          79          22          85
RH            16 22 41 48 61 63 42 25 22 28 40 55 58 79 52 32 23 24 43 64 78 85
Wind Dir       W  N  N  N NW NW NW NW SW  S  S SE  S SE SE  S SE SE SE SE  E  E
Wind Spd       9  5  3  8  5  5  4  5  5  5  4  5  5  6  9 11 12 12 14 14 11  8
Clouds        CL CL SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC B1
Clouds(%)      2  3 27 34 31 23  6  1  1  1  0  0  1  2  1  1  4  8 16 25 40 55
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   IS
Tstms                                                                        IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     4     5     5     6     6     5     6     6     4
Mixing Hgt           6000   400  4600  6700  3000   100  4700  6900  3600  1400
T Wind Dir              N    NW    NW    SW     S    SE     S     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd              9    11     9    10     9    10    16    26    21    17


Date           04/01 Sun 04/02/17 Mon 04/03/17 Tue 04/04/17 Wed 04/05/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            91      67      85      57      88      63      90      62      88
Temp          85 88 73 67 80 83 67 58 81 85 70 64 84 87 69 62 81 85
Dewpt         62 57 62 66 59 44 47 48 44 46 42 50 50 50 51 52 35 41
Min/Max RH         33      94      25      70      23      62      25      72      16
RH            46 35 69 94 49 25 49 69 27 26 36 62 31 28 52 70 19 21
Pwind Dir           N       E      NW      NW      SW       S      SW      NE       N
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW SC B2 B1 SC FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           20      50      70       5       0       0       0       0       5
Rain Shwrs    IS IS SC SC NM NM
Tstms         IS IS SC SC NM NM

$$

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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