Point Forecast Matrices
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24
000
FOUS52 KCHS 060338
PFMCHS

POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1037 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

SCZ050-060900-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
1037 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE           03/05/15      FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15            SUN
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                      36          45          30          59          38
TEMP                   44 39 37 38 42 44 38 35 33 32 31 47 57 57 49 45 42 40 39
DEWPT                  41 37 32 27 27 26 27 27 26 24 24 26 26 28 32 38 36 37 36
RH                     89 92 82 64 55 49 64 72 75 72 75 43 30 33 52 76 79 89 89
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N SE  S  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD               20 17 13 11 10  9  5  5  4  4  3  4  2  3  3  2  1  1  1
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR                     40          20           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE                 O  O AR AR
RAIN                    C  S  S
FREEZE                                       A  A  A  A


DATE           03/08  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15
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          65      47    62      48    62      51    70      53    70
TEMP          63 57   50 48 61 56   51 49 61 57   53 52 68 62   56 54 69 64
DEWPT         40 46   46 45 46 47   47 47 50 52   52 52 58 58   55 54 57 56
PWIND DIR         S      SW    NE      NE    SE       N     E      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR          5      30    40      30    40      40    30      30    40
RAIN                   C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                           C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
GAZ118-060900-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
1037 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE           03/05/15      FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15            SUN
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                      41          48          31          61          39
TEMP                   51 44 42 42 44 47 40 36 34 33 33 49 59 59 51 46 43 41 40
DEWPT                  48 41 36 31 32 31 31 31 29 27 26 28 28 31 35 39 37 37 36
RH                     89 89 79 65 62 53 70 82 82 78 75 44 30 34 54 76 79 85 85
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD               18 16 12 10  9  9  5  4  4  3  3  5  3  3  3  2  1  1  1
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR                     20          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE                 O  O AR AR
RAIN                    S
FREEZE                                       A  A  A  A


DATE           03/08  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15
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          66      48    64      49    64      51    72      54    72
TEMP          64 58   51 49 63 57   52 50 63 58   53 52 70 64   57 55 71 65
DEWPT         43 47   47 46 47 49   47 47 52 54   52 52 58 59   57 55 59 59
PWIND DIR        SE       E    NE      NE     E      NE     E       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         10      30    40      40    40      30    30      30    30
RAIN                   C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                           C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
SCZ050-060900-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
1037 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE           03/05/15      FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15            SUN
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                      37          46          33          57          41
TEMP                   44 40 38 38 42 45 40 37 35 34 34 47 55 56 50 46 44 43 42
DEWPT                  42 37 32 27 27 27 27 27 26 24 24 26 27 30 35 40 38 39 38
RH                     93 89 79 64 55 49 59 67 69 66 66 43 34 37 56 79 79 86 86
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE SE  S  S SW  W  W
WIND SPD               23 20 17 14 12 12 10  9  8  8  6  6  4  4  4  3  2  2  2
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR                     50          20           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE                 O  O AR AR
RAIN                    C  S  S
FREEZE                                       A  A  A  A


DATE           03/08  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15
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          63      48    60      50    60      54    66      54    67
TEMP          61 56   51 49 59 55   52 51 59 57   55 55 65 60   56 55 66 62
DEWPT         41 47   47 46 46 48   48 49 51 53   54 54 58 58   56 55 58 57
PWIND DIR         S      SW    NE      NE     E      NE     E       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR          5      30    40      40    40      40    30      30    40
RAIN                   C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                           C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
SCZ048-060900-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
1037 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE           03/05/15      FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15            SUN
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                      39          47          32          58          39
TEMP                   47 42 40 41 43 46 40 37 35 34 33 48 56 56 49 45 43 41 40
DEWPT                  45 39 34 29 29 29 30 29 28 26 25 27 28 30 35 38 38 37 36
RH                     93 89 79 62 57 51 67 72 75 72 72 44 34 37 58 76 82 85 85
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE SE  S  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD               21 17 13 12 11 10  6  6  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  2  1  1  1
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR                     30          10           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE                 O  O AR AR
RAIN                    S  S  S
FREEZE                                       A  A  A  A


DATE           03/08  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15
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          65      47    62      48    62      50    70      54    70
TEMP          63 57   50 48 61 56   51 49 61 56   52 51 68 63   57 55 69 64
DEWPT         42 47   47 46 46 48   47 47 50 53   52 51 58 58   56 55 57 57
PWIND DIR        SE      SW    NE      NE     E      NE     E       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR          5      30    40      40    40      30    30      30    30
RAIN                   C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                           C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
SCZ043-060900-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
1037 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE           03/05/15      FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15            SUN
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                      37          45          29          61          36
TEMP                   43 40 38 38 43 44 38 34 32 31 31 48 58 59 50 44 41 39 38
DEWPT                  40 36 31 26 26 26 27 27 26 24 23 26 27 29 31 35 35 35 35
RH                     89 85 76 62 51 49 64 75 78 75 72 42 30 32 48 70 79 85 89
WIND DIR                N  N NE  N  N  N NE NE NE  N NE NE  N SW  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD               20 16 12 10  9  9  4  3  3  2  2  3  2  3  2  1  1  1  1
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR                     30          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE                 O  O AR AR
RAIN                    S
FREEZE                                       A  A  A  A


DATE           03/08  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15
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          67      45    63      46    62      49    71      51    71
TEMP          65 57   49 46 62 55   49 47 61 56   51 50 69 62   55 52 69 64
DEWPT         39 44   45 44 44 46   46 46 48 51   50 50 56 56   54 52 55 55
PWIND DIR         S      SW    NE      NE     E      NE     E       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR          5      30    40      30    40      40    30      30    40
RAIN                   C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                           C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
GAZ099-060900-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
1037 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE           03/05/15      FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15            SUN
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                      39          48          32          62          38
TEMP                   50 43 40 42 46 48 41 37 35 34 34 50 60 60 51 46 43 40 39
DEWPT                  45 38 34 31 31 31 32 32 32 31 29 31 31 32 35 37 36 34 36
RH                     83 82 79 65 55 51 70 82 89 89 82 48 33 35 54 71 76 79 89
WIND DIR                N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N  W SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD               17 16 12 11  9  8  2  2  2  2  2  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     20          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE                 O  O AR AR
RAIN                    S
FREEZE                                       A  A  A  A


DATE           03/08  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15
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          67      48    64      48    64      52    70      55    72
TEMP          65 59   52 49 63 57   51 49 63 58   54 53 69 63   58 56 71 66
DEWPT         40 46   47 46 46 48   47 47 51 54   51 52 57 58   56 56 59 59
PWIND DIR        SW       N    NE       E     E      NE     E       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         10      30    40      40    40      30    30      40    40
RAIN                   C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                           C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  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

$$




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.