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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
925 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SCZ050-100900-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
925 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

DATE           02/09/16      WED 02/10/16            THU 02/11/16            FRI
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      28          46          25          50          34
TEMP                37 35 31 28 35 43 45 39 34 30 28 26 39 46 50 41 37 37 36 35
DEWPT               23 23 20 19 18 15 14 16 17 16 15 15 16 18 22 26 28 28 29 30
RH                  56 61 63 68 49 32 28 39 49 55 58 62 39 32 33 55 70 70 75 82
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  W  W NW  N
WIND SPD            12 12 11 11 17 20 21 13 11 10  9  8  9  9  8  3  2  2  3  4
WIND GUST                          32 33
CLOUDS              SC FW CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FLURRIES
RAIN                                                                          S
SPRINKLES


DATE           02/12  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          55      36    51      24    42      28    51      39    55
TEMP          53 45   40 37 49 39   30 25 40 36   31 29 48 46   42 40 53 47
DEWPT         37 36   34 33 29 23   15  8 10 13   20 27 36 37   39 36 42 41
PWIND DIR        NW       W    NW       N    NE      NE    SE       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR         20       5     0       0     0       0    20      30     5
RAIN           S
RAIN SHWRS                                               S  S    C  C

$$
GAZ118-100900-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
925 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

DATE           02/09/16      WED 02/10/16            THU 02/11/16            FRI
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      29          47          26          54          39
TEMP                38 36 32 29 36 44 47 39 34 30 29 27 39 50 53 45 41 39 39 39
DEWPT               22 23 22 21 18 14 13 16 17 16 17 16 16 21 26 31 33 33 34 34
RH                  52 59 66 72 47 29 25 39 49 55 60 63 39 31 35 58 73 79 82 82
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD            16 12 13 13 18 21 23 13 10 10  8  6  8  9  9  5  4  4  3  4
WIND GUST                          32 33
CLOUDS              FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FLURRIES
SPRINKLES


DATE           02/12  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          60      40    53      27    44      31    53      40    58
TEMP          57 49   44 41 52 41   33 28 42 38   34 32 51 47   43 41 56 49
DEWPT         41 40   38 34 30 26   17 11 13 19   22 28 37 39   39 37 43 41
PWIND DIR         W       W    NW       N    NE      NE     S       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC   SC SC SC FW   FW CL FW SC   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR         10       5     0       0     0       0    20      30     5
RAIN SHWRS                                               S  S    C  C

$$
SCZ050-100900-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
925 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

DATE           02/09/16      WED 02/10/16            THU 02/11/16            FRI
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      31          45          29          48          37
TEMP                39 37 33 31 36 43 44 39 35 32 30 29 39 46 48 42 40 39 38 38
DEWPT               24 24 21 20 19 18 16 18 19 17 17 17 17 20 22 27 29 29 31 32
RH                  54 59 61 63 50 36 32 42 52 53 58 60 40 35 35 55 64 67 76 79
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW  W  W  W SW  W  W NW  N
WIND SPD            19 19 18 18 20 21 23 18 16 13 11 10 10 10  9  5  4  3  4  5
CLOUDS              B1 FW CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FLURRIES
RAIN                                                                          S
SPRINKLES


DATE           02/12  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          54      40    50      29    41      32    51      42    55
TEMP          52 46   42 40 49 40   33 29 39 37   34 33 49 47   44 43 54 48
DEWPT         39 38   36 35 30 25   17 11 13 16   22 28 37 38   41 38 45 43
PWIND DIR        NW       W    NW       N    NE      NE    SE       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT      GN    GN      BZ    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR         20       5     5       0     0       0    20      30     5
RAIN           S
RAIN SHWRS                                               S  S    C  C

$$
SCZ048-100900-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
925 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

DATE           02/09/16      WED 02/10/16            THU 02/11/16            FRI
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      28          46          26          52          37
TEMP                38 35 31 28 34 43 45 39 34 31 28 28 39 48 52 42 40 39 39 38
DEWPT               23 24 20 20 19 15 14 17 17 17 17 17 17 20 24 29 31 32 33 33
RH                  54 64 63 71 54 32 28 40 49 56 63 63 40 33 33 60 70 76 79 82
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  W  W
WIND SPD            14 13 13 12 18 20 21 14 11 11 10  8  8  9  8  4  3  4  4  4
WIND GUST                          32 33
CLOUDS              SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FLURRIES
SPRINKLES


DATE           02/12  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          57      39    52      26    43      30    51      40    57
TEMP          55 47   42 40 50 40   32 27 41 37   33 31 49 46   42 41 55 49
DEWPT         39 39   37 34 30 26   18 11 13 17   22 28 37 38   40 37 43 42
PWIND DIR         W       W    NW       N    NE      NE    SE       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR         10       5     0       0     0       0    20      30     5
RAIN SHWRS                                               S  S    C  C

$$
SCZ043-100900-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
925 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

DATE           02/09/16      WED 02/10/16            THU 02/11/16            FRI
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      27          45          25          50          33
TEMP                36 35 30 27 35 43 45 39 32 29 26 26 38 46 50 40 36 34 34 33
DEWPT               21 20 18 19 17 14 12 14 16 14 15 15 16 18 21 27 29 29 29 28
RH                  54 54 60 71 47 30 26 35 51 53 62 62 40 32 31 59 75 82 82 82
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SE  E NE  N
WIND SPD            12 11  9  9 16 19 20 12 10  8  6  6  8  9  8  2  1  2  3  4
WIND GUST                          31 32
CLOUDS              SC FW CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FLURRIES


DATE           02/12  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          55      35    51      23    42      25    51      37    56
TEMP          53 44   39 36 49 38   29 24 40 34   29 26 48 45   40 38 54 47
DEWPT         35 35   33 31 27 22   13  7  7 11   17 25 35 36   37 34 41 41
PWIND DIR        NW       W    NW       N    NE      NE    SE       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   SC SC SC FW   FW CL FW SC   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         10       5     0       0     0       0    20      30     5
RAIN SHWRS                                               S  S    C  C

$$
GAZ099-100900-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
925 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

DATE           02/09/16      WED 02/10/16            THU 02/11/16            FRI
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      28          44          28          53          36
TEMP                36 33 30 28 34 41 44 37 33 30 29 29 39 49 53 46 41 39 38 36
DEWPT               21 22 22 22 18 13 13 16 17 17 17 17 17 22 27 33 34 32 32 32
RH                  54 63 72 78 51 31 28 42 51 58 60 60 40 34 36 60 76 76 79 85
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  E NE  N
WIND SPD            12  9 11 11 18 20 20 10  6  6  5  4  6  9 10  3  2  3  3  3
WIND GUST                          31 31
CLOUDS              SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FLURRIES
SPRINKLES


DATE           02/12  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          58      38    52      25    43      29    51      39    57
TEMP          53 47   42 39 50 40   31 26 41 37   32 30 49 46   42 40 55 48
DEWPT         38 39   36 33 28 23   15 10  9 15   19 26 36 38   38 36 41 42
PWIND DIR        NW      NW    NW       N    NE       E     S       W    NW
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC   FW SC FW FW   FW CL FW SC   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR         10       5     0       0     0       0    20      30     5
RAIN SHWRS                                               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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