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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
341 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

SCZ050-142100-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
341 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE             SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE 02/16/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      44          33          59          53          66
TEMP          29 27 33 40 44 38 34 34 36 34 46 56 59 56 55 54 54 54 60 65 64 56
DEWPT         11  9  6 13 19 24 26 30 33 34 41 47 49 50 51 53 53 53 52 50 48 46
RH            46 46 31 33 36 57 72 85 89100 83 72 69 80 86 96 96 96 75 58 56 69
WIND DIR      NE NE NE  E  E  E NE NE  N  N SE  S SE SE  S  S  S SW SW  W  W SW
WIND SPD      11 11 13 11 11 12 10  9  8  6  6  6  8  9 11 12 12 12 12 11  8  4
CLOUDS        CL FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B2 OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW
POP 12HR                      0          20          30          90          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.60        0.02
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                             S  S  C  C  C  C  L  D  D  C  C
TSTMS                                                    S  S  S


DATE          WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          44    62      40    58      43    64      51    67
TEMP          49 45 60 52   45 41 56 51   46 44 62 58   54 52 65 59
DEWPT         44 41 40 41   39 35 35 38   38 38 42 47   48 49 51 52
PWIND DIR         W    NW       N    NE      NE     E       S    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5     5       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$
GAZ118-142100-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
341 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE             SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE 02/16/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      47          38          62          54          67
TEMP          33 32 37 45 47 42 38 38 38 39 50 59 61 58 57 56 55 55 61 66 65 56
DEWPT         20 18 18 22 28 29 32 33 34 37 44 49 51 52 53 54 53 53 52 51 48 46
RH            58 56 46 40 47 60 79 82 85 92 80 69 70 80 86 93 93 93 72 58 54 69
WIND DIR      NE NE NE  E  E  E NE NE NE NE SE  S SE SE  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD       8 10 12 11 11 11  8  6  6  6  8 10 10 10 11 12 12 12 12 12  8  4
CLOUDS        CL FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW
POP 12HR                      5          10          30          80          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.47           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                S  S  C  C  C  L  D  D  C  C
TSTMS                                                    S  S  S


DATE          WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          43    63      41    61      43    66      50    68
TEMP          48 44 61 53   46 42 59 53   47 44 63 59   53 51 66 59
DEWPT         43 42 41 42   39 37 39 40   40 40 45 49   48 47 50 52
PWIND DIR         W    NW      NW    NE       E     E       S    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR          0     0       5     0       0     0       5     5

$$
SCZ050-142100-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
341 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE             SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE 02/16/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      42          36          59          54          65
TEMP          33 30 35 40 42 39 37 38 39 37 48 56 59 57 56 55 55 55 60 64 63 56
DEWPT         18 16 15 18 24 26 32 34 36 37 43 48 50 51 52 53 54 54 53 51 49 47
RH            53 55 43 41 48 59 82 85 89100 83 74 72 80 86 93 96 96 78 63 60 72
WIND DIR      NE NE NE NE  E  E NE NE  N  N SE  S  S SE  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W
WIND SPD      13 13 14 13 13 14 12 10  9  8  8  9 10 11 13 14 14 14 13 11  8  5
CLOUDS        CL FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV B2 OV OV B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW
POP 12HR                      0          20          30          90          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.04        0.60        0.04
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                             S  S  C  C  C  C  L  D  D  C  C
TSTMS                                                    S  S  S


DATE          WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          46    61      42    57      45    63      52    65
TEMP          50 47 59 52   46 43 55 51   48 46 61 58   54 53 64 58
DEWPT         45 42 40 42   41 37 36 38   39 40 44 47   49 50 52 52
PWIND DIR         W    NW       N    NE      NE     E       S    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5     5       5     0       0     0       5     5

$$
SCZ048-142100-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
341 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE             SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE 02/16/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      46          37          60          53          66
TEMP          32 30 35 42 45 41 38 38 39 38 49 57 59 57 55 54 54 54 60 65 64 56
DEWPT         16 15 15 19 25 28 31 32 33 37 44 49 51 51 52 53 53 52 51 50 48 46
RH            51 53 43 39 45 59 76 79 79 96 83 75 75 80 90 96 96 93 72 58 56 69
WIND DIR      NE NE NE  E  E  E NE NE  N  N  E SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD       9 11 11 11 10 10  8  8  6  6  6  8  9  9 11 12 12 11 11 11  8  4
CLOUDS        CL FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW
POP 12HR                      0          20          30          90          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.54           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                S  S  C  C  C  L  D  D  C  C
TSTMS                                                    S  S  S


DATE          WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          44    62      41    59      43    65      51    67
TEMP          49 45 60 52   45 42 57 52   46 44 63 59   54 52 65 59
DEWPT         44 42 40 42   39 37 37 39   39 39 44 48   48 48 50 52
PWIND DIR         W    NW       N    NE       E     E       S    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR          5     0       5     0       0     0       5     5

$$
SCZ043-142100-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
341 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE             SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE 02/16/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      45          33          58          51          66
TEMP          28 26 32 41 45 38 34 34 34 34 46 55 57 55 53 52 52 52 59 64 64 55
DEWPT         11  8  4  8 14 20 24 26 28 32 40 46 48 49 51 52 52 52 50 48 46 44
RH            48 46 30 25 28 48 66 72 78 92 79 72 72 80 93100100100 72 56 52 66
WIND DIR      NE NE NE  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  E SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD       8  9  9  8  6  8  6  6  6  5  5  5  6  8 10 11 10  9 10 11  8  4
CLOUDS        CL FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW
POP 12HR                      0          20          40          90          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.58           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                S  C  C  C  C  L  D  D  C  C
TSTMS                                                    S  S  S


DATE          WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          42    62      39    59      40    66      50    68
TEMP          47 43 60 51   44 40 57 50   44 41 63 59   53 51 66 59
DEWPT         42 40 39 40   38 35 35 38   37 36 41 47   48 47 50 52
PWIND DIR         W    NW       N    NE       E    SE       S    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC FW
POP 12HR          5     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$
GAZ099-142100-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
341 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE             SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE 02/16/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      49          37          62          52          65
TEMP          29 29 34 44 49 43 39 37 37 38 50 59 61 57 55 54 53 53 59 64 63 54
DEWPT         21 16 12 18 23 25 27 30 31 34 42 47 50 51 52 53 52 51 49 47 45 44
RH            72 58 39 35 36 49 62 75 79 85 74 64 67 80 90 96 96 93 69 54 52 69
WIND DIR      NE NE  E  E  E  E  E NE NE NE SE SE SE SE  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD       6  8  9  9  8  5  6  6  5  5  6  8  9  9 10 12 11 11 12 12  9  4
CLOUDS        CL CL FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR                      0          10          40          80          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.44           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                S  S  C  C  C  L  D  D  C  C
TSTMS                                                    S  S  S


DATE          WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          41    62      39    64      41    67      49    69
TEMP          46 42 60 51   44 40 61 53   46 42 64 59   53 50 67 59
DEWPT         42 40 41 41   38 35 39 40   39 38 42 47   47 46 49 51
PWIND DIR         W    NW      NW    NE       E    SE       S    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW CL CL   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR          0     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

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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