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FOUS54 KCRP 262046
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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
246 PM CST MON JAN 26 2015

TXZ245-271015-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
246 PM CST MON JAN 26 2015

DATE           01/26/15      TUE 01/27/15            WED 01/28/15            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      49          72          52          69          56
TEMP          68 61 54 53 52 51 58 71 72 64 57 56 55 52 56 66 69 65 60 58 57 56
DEWPT         41 43 46 44 46 42 44 47 48 49 50 49 50 48 51 53 53 55 55 56 55 54
MAX/MIN RH                   79          43          89          56          98
RH            37 52 74 72 79 73 61 44 43 59 78 76 85 87 83 64 56 70 84 92 94 96
WIND DIR       S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD       3  4  4  6  6  5  4  6  5  3  3  3  2  2  2  5  8  6  6  6  5  4
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     37 33 35 26 27 28 26 24 23 22 22 22 18 13 19 18 24 24 38 39 44 40
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                                                                  PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4     4     3
MIXING HGT           1800   700  2100  2000  1500  1100  1600  2000   700   300
T WIND DIR              W     W     W     W     W     W     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             13    19    19    12     5     5     5    11    13    14


DATE           01/29/15  FRI 01/30/15  SAT 01/31/15  SUN 02/01/15  MON 02/02/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN          69      51    61      51    62      48    56      44    55
TEMP          66 64 54   51 59 58 53   51 60 58 51   49 54 52 46   44 53 53
DEWPT         59 55 50   45 48 48 50   49 55 55 51   47 46 43 43   40 43 43
MIN/MAX RH       68      87    64      98    81     100    65      90    65
RH            76 74 87   81 69 71 91   95 86 90100   96 73 71 90   87 69 69
PWIND DIR         S      NE    NE       E    SE       E     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B2
POP 12HR          0       5    10      30    40      50    50      40    20
RAIN                                                     C  C  C    C  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                        SC   SC SC SC SC   SC

$$

TXZ231-271015-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
246 PM CST MON JAN 26 2015

DATE           01/26/15      TUE 01/27/15            WED 01/28/15            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      46          78          50          79          53
TEMP          73 68 57 51 49 47 52 71 77 72 60 55 53 50 56 72 79 71 62 58 55 53
DEWPT         34 35 40 40 41 39 42 45 42 44 44 44 45 43 47 48 48 50 52 53 51 52
MAX/MIN RH                   80          29          79          34          99
RH            24 30 55 65 75 73 68 38 29 37 56 65 74 77 70 42 34 48 70 84 86 96
WIND DIR       W SW  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S SE
WIND SPD       3  2  3  4  3  3  2  4  3  2  3  2  1  3  3  6  9  8  8  6  5  4
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     47 48 41 30 28 27 26 26 24 22 23 23 20 18 22 20 24 22 36 45 48 43
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                                                                  PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     4     5     5     5     4     4     4     3
MIXING HGT           3100   700  2500  2600  2400  1100  3300  4400   800   200
T WIND DIR              W     W     W     W    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             10    13    12     8     4     8    10    14    18    19


DATE           01/29/15  FRI 01/30/15  SAT 01/31/15  SUN 02/01/15  MON 02/02/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN          76      51    63      50    64      46    55      42    57
TEMP          71 69 56   51 61 60 53   50 61 59 49   47 53 51 45   42 54 53
DEWPT         58 55 49   43 45 48 50   49 55 54 49   46 43 42 40   37 40 40
MIN/MAX RH       54      77    55      97    74     100    63      84    54
RH            64 62 77   73 57 65 89   94 81 85100  100 69 70 84   80 59 62
PWIND DIR        SE      NE    NE       E    SE      NE     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV B2   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR          0       5    10      30    50      50    50      30    20
RAIN                                                     C  C  C    C  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                        SC   SC SC SC SC   SC

$$

TXZ247-271015-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
246 PM CST MON JAN 26 2015

DATE           01/26/15      TUE 01/27/15            WED 01/28/15            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      52          70          53          67          57
TEMP          67 60 55 54 53 52 58 68 70 62 57 56 55 53 56 64 67 64 60 59 58 57
DEWPT         42 45 48 47 48 45 45 47 49 49 51 50 52 50 52 54 54 56 56 57 56 56
MAX/MIN RH                   83          46          90          63          97
RH            40 58 75 77 83 75 63 47 46 63 80 80 90 90 85 69 63 76 87 93 94 96
WIND DIR       S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W SW SW  S SW SW  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD       3  4  5  6  8  6  5  6  4  4  4  4  2  2  3  5  6  6  8  8  6  5
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     37 32 34 26 28 29 26 24 23 22 22 22 18 14 19 19 24 25 38 36 44 39
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                                                                  PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4     4     3
MIXING HGT           1600   700  1600  1500  1400  1100  1100  1300   700   300
T WIND DIR              W     W     W     W     W     W     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             12    18    19    13     6     6     5    10    13    13


DATE           01/29/15  FRI 01/30/15  SAT 01/31/15  SUN 02/01/15  MON 02/02/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN          67      52    60      53    62      50    58      46    55
TEMP          65 63 55   52 58 58 54   53 60 58 52   51 56 54 48   46 53 54
DEWPT         58 55 51   47 49 49 52   51 56 54 52   48 47 44 44   41 44 44
MIN/MAX RH       72      87    69      95    80      99    63      88    66
RH            78 76 86   81 72 73 91   92 86 87 99   93 71 69 88   85 70 69
PWIND DIR         S      NE    NE       E    SE       E    NE       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B2
POP 12HR          0       5    10      30    40      50    50      40    20
RAIN                                                     C  C  C    C  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                        SC   SC SC SC SC   SC

$$

TXZ234-271015-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
246 PM CST MON JAN 26 2015

DATE           01/26/15      TUE 01/27/15            WED 01/28/15            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      46          76          49          75          52
TEMP          71 61 51 49 47 46 55 71 76 66 55 53 51 49 55 70 75 69 60 57 54 52
DEWPT         38 39 44 42 43 40 43 45 46 49 50 47 48 43 48 50 50 53 53 53 52 52
MAX/MIN RH                   85          34          90          41         100
RH            30 44 79 77 85 78 64 40 34 54 84 81 90 80 76 50 41 57 76 88 92100
WIND DIR       W SW  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  3  4  5  5  4  4  6  5  2  1  1  1  2  2  6  9  8  6  5  4  3
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     46 38 31 26 26 26 25 24 23 23 23 23 17 12 17 17 23 24 37 40 44 44
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                                                                  PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4     4     3
MIXING HGT           1900   700  2400  2200  1400  1000  3100  3800   800   200
T WIND DIR              W     W    NW    NW    NW    SW    SW     S     S    SW
T WIND SPD             13    20    20    11     4     5     8    11    16    16


DATE           01/29/15  FRI 01/30/15  SAT 01/31/15  SUN 02/01/15  MON 02/02/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN          75      49    62      48    62      46    55      42    56
TEMP          70 67 54   49 59 58 51   48 59 57 49   47 53 51 44   42 53 53
DEWPT         60 55 48   43 47 47 47   47 55 53 49   46 45 42 42   38 41 42
MIN/MAX RH       57      81    59     100    78     100    66      91    59
RH            71 65 81   79 63 66 85   95 86 87100  100 74 73 91   87 64 67
PWIND DIR         S      NE    NE       E     E      NE     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR          5       5    10      30    50      50    50      30    20
RAIN                                                     C  C  C    C  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                        SC   SC SC SC SC   SC

$$

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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