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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
603 PM EDT WED JUN 3 2015

SCZ050-040900-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
603 PM EDT WED JUN 3 2015

DATE           06/03/15      THU 06/04/15            FRI 06/05/15            SAT
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
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                      66          84          67          84          68
TEMP             74 71 68 66 70 80 84 82 78 73 70 67 70 78 84 82 78 72 69 68 71
DEWPT            67 67 66 66 67 66 67 67 67 67 67 67 67 66 66 66 67 67 68 68 68
RH               79 87 93100 90 62 57 61 69 81 90100 90 67 55 58 69 84 97100 90
WIND DIR         SE  E NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N NW NW  N
WIND SPD          6  4  3  4  4  5  5  5  3  3  3  4  5  6  6  5  3  2  1  1  2
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     30          40          30          40          20
QPF 12HR                   0.09        0.17           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS             C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S  C


DATE           06/06  SUN 06/07/15  MON 06/08/15  TUE 06/09/15  WED 06/10/15
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          85      69    86      69    88      70    89      74    86
TEMP          84 77   71 72 85 78   72 73 87 80   73 74 88 82   76 77 85 81
DEWPT         67 68   68 69 67 69   69 70 69 71   72 72 72 72   72 72 72 72
PWIND DIR        NE       E    NE       S    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         30      20    40      20    30      20    30      20    40
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
GAZ118-040900-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
603 PM EDT WED JUN 3 2015

DATE           06/03/15      THU 06/04/15            FRI 06/05/15            SAT
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
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                      67          86          67          86          68
TEMP             75 71 70 68 70 81 85 84 78 72 69 67 70 81 85 86 79 74 71 68 71
DEWPT            68 68 67 67 68 67 67 67 68 68 68 67 68 67 66 67 68 68 68 68 68
RH               79 90 90 97 93 63 55 57 71 87 97100 93 63 53 53 69 82 90100 90
WIND DIR         SE SE  E NE NE NE NE  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SW  W NW
WIND SPD          6  4  2  2  3  5  6  5  4  3  2  3  4  6  6  6  4  2  1  0  1
CLOUDS           B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     40          40          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.22           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  C  S  S  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS             C  C  C  S  S  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S  C


DATE           06/06  SUN 06/07/15  MON 06/08/15  TUE 06/09/15  WED 06/10/15
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          87      69    87      68    88      69    89      73    87
TEMP          85 78   71 72 86 78   71 72 87 79   72 73 88 82   76 76 86 81
DEWPT         66 68   68 69 68 70   69 70 69 71   72 71 71 73   72 72 71 72
PWIND DIR        NE       S     E       S     S      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   SC SC B1 B1   B1 SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR         30      20    40      20    40      20    40      20    40
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
SCZ050-040900-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
603 PM EDT WED JUN 3 2015

DATE           06/03/15      THU 06/04/15            FRI 06/05/15            SAT
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
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                      70          81          69          82          70
TEMP             74 72 70 70 71 77 81 80 77 74 72 69 71 77 82 81 76 73 72 70 73
DEWPT            67 67 66 66 67 67 67 67 67 67 67 67 67 66 66 66 67 68 68 68 69
RH               79 84 87 87 87 71 63 65 71 79 84 93 87 69 58 60 74 84 87 93 87
WIND DIR         SE  E  E NE  N NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N NW NW  N
WIND SPD          8  6  4  5  6  8  8  6  6  5  5  6  8  9  8  6  4  3  3  3  4
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     30          30          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.08        0.15           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS             C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S  S


DATE           06/06  SUN 06/07/15  MON 06/08/15  TUE 06/09/15  WED 06/10/15
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          83      71    82      71    85      72    86      75    84
TEMP          80 77   73 74 81 77   73 74 84 79   74 75 85 81   77 77 84 80
DEWPT         67 69   68 69 68 69   69 70 70 71   72 72 72 73   73 73 72 73
PWIND DIR        NE       E     E       S     S      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         20      20    30      20    30      20    30      20    30
RAIN SHWRS     S  S    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          S  S    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
SCZ048-040900-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
603 PM EDT WED JUN 3 2015

DATE           06/03/15      THU 06/04/15            FRI 06/05/15            SAT
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
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                      67          84          67          85          68
TEMP             75 72 69 68 71 80 84 83 78 72 70 68 70 79 84 84 79 73 71 68 71
DEWPT            67 67 67 67 68 67 67 67 68 68 68 68 67 66 65 66 67 68 68 68 68
RH               76 84 93 97 90 65 57 59 71 87 93100 90 64 53 55 67 84 90100 90
WIND DIR         SE  E  E NE NE NE NE NE  E NE  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  N NW NW NW
WIND SPD          5  4  3  3  4  5  5  5  4  3  3  4  5  6  6  5  3  2  1  1  2
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     40          40          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.21           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS             C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S  C


DATE           06/06  SUN 06/07/15  MON 06/08/15  TUE 06/09/15  WED 06/10/15
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          86      69    87      70    88      71    89      74    87
TEMP          84 77   71 72 86 79   73 74 87 80   74 75 88 82   76 77 86 82
DEWPT         67 69   68 69 68 70   69 70 69 71   72 72 72 73   72 72 70 72
PWIND DIR        NE      SE     E       S    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR         30      20    40      20    40      20    40      20    40
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
SCZ043-040900-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
603 PM EDT WED JUN 3 2015

DATE           06/03/15      THU 06/04/15            FRI 06/05/15            SAT
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
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                      65          84          65          85          66
TEMP             74 70 67 65 69 79 84 83 78 71 67 65 68 78 84 84 79 71 68 66 69
DEWPT            67 67 66 65 67 66 66 67 67 67 66 65 66 65 65 65 66 67 67 66 67
RH               79 90 97100 93 64 55 59 69 87 97100 93 64 53 53 64 87 97100 93
WIND DIR         SE  E NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NW  W  W NW
WIND SPD          4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  2  1  1  2  4  6  6  5  2  1  0  0  0
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     40          40          30          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.19           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS             C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S  C


DATE           06/06  SUN 06/07/15  MON 06/08/15  TUE 06/09/15  WED 06/10/15
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          87      67    87      67    89      68    90      72    88
TEMP          84 76   69 70 86 78   70 72 88 80   71 73 89 82   75 75 87 81
DEWPT         66 68   67 68 67 68   68 69 68 70   71 71 70 72   72 72 70 72
PWIND DIR         N       S     E       S    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   SC SC B1 B1   B1 SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         30      20    40      20    40      20    40      20    40
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
GAZ099-040900-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
603 PM EDT WED JUN 3 2015

DATE           06/03/15      THU 06/04/15            FRI 06/05/15            SAT
EDT 3HRLY     17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08
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                      67          86          67          87          68
TEMP             76 70 68 67 69 79 85 85 79 73 70 67 70 79 85 87 81 73 70 68 71
DEWPT            68 69 68 67 68 68 68 68 69 68 68 67 67 67 67 67 68 68 67 68 68
RH               76 97100100 97 69 57 57 72 84 93100 90 67 55 52 65 84 90100 90
WIND DIR          E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  E NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE SE SW SW  W
WIND SPD          4  3  2  2  2  3  4  4  3  2  1  2  3  5  5  4  2  1  0  0  0
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     50          40          30          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.16           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  C  S  S  C  C  C  C  S     S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS             C  C  C  S  S  C  C  C  C  S     S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S  C


DATE           06/06  SUN 06/07/15  MON 06/08/15  TUE 06/09/15  WED 06/10/15
EDT 6HRLY     14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          89      69    88      69    90      70    91      72    89
TEMP          86 78   71 72 87 79   72 73 89 81   73 74 90 82   75 76 88 82
DEWPT         66 68   67 69 67 69   69 69 68 70   70 71 68 70   70 72 70 71
PWIND DIR         N      SE    SE       S    SW       S    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1   B1 SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR         30      20    40      20    40      20    40      20    40
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          C  C    S  S  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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