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FOUS54 KCRP 011959
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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
259 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

TXZ245-021015-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
259 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

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

MIN/MAX                      78          89          79          90          79
TEMP          83 84 82 81 79 79 85 88 89 85 82 81 80 79 86 89 89 86 82 80 80 79
DEWPT         73 74 75 75 75 75 75 75 74 74 75 75 75 75 76 76 75 75 76 76 75 76
MAX/MIN RH                   89          63          88          63          94
RH            73 71 77 82 86 88 73 67 63 70 79 82 86 88 71 65 63 70 84 87 86 93
WIND DIR       S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD      12 10  8  8  8  9 11 12 13 11  9  9  6  5  9 12 13 12 11 10  9  8
HEAT INDEX    89 92 89 87       93 97 98 93 88 87       96101 99 96 89 83 83
CLOUDS        OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
CLOUDS(%)     93 93 78 62 49 37 43 48 37 26 29 32 25 18 21 24 24 23 24 26 42 58
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS                                              IS SC
TSTMS                  IS IS                                              IS SC
LAL                     1     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
HAINES                  5     4     6     6     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           1900  1800  4000  3700  2000  2400  4000  3800  2800  2200
T WIND DIR             SE     S     S     S    SE    SE     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             20    20    24    24    19    17    24    26    24    21


DATE           07/04 SUN 07/05/15 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            88      80      88      80      88      79      88      78      88
TEMP          86 85 81 80 88 84 81 81 88 86 81 80 88 85 80 79 88 85
DEWPT         76 75 76 76 76 76 77 77 76 76 77 76 76 76 76 76 75 76
MIN/MAX RH         69      89      68      91      68      91      67      93      66
RH            70 75 86 88 69 78 91 89 69 73 88 90 68 74 89 91 68 74
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S       S      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      10      30      10       5      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC       SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC       SC SC

$$

TXZ231-021015-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
259 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

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

MIN/MAX                      73          93          75          95          76
TEMP          83 83 79 77 75 74 85 92 93 88 80 77 77 75 85 93 94 89 81 78 78 77
DEWPT         71 71 71 71 72 73 73 72 71 70 72 73 74 73 73 72 71 71 74 74 75 75
MAX/MIN RH                   99          49          97          47          97
RH            69 68 76 82 92 98 69 53 49 57 76 87 91 95 68 51 48 56 81 87 92 95
WIND DIR      SE  S SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD      12 11  6  5  4  5 10 12 14 13 10  8  4  5  9 12 14 12  9  4  4  5
HEAT INDEX    87 87             91100100 93 84          93101102 94 83
CLOUDS        OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC SC B1
CLOUDS(%)     93 93 79 64 54 45 48 51 42 32 30 29 40 51 43 35 30 25 25 26 43 60
POP 12HR                     10          20           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS             IS IS IS IS                                     IS
TSTMS         IS             IS IS IS IS                                     IS
LAL                     1     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     2     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     3
MIXING HGT           2600   800  6000  5900  2400  1900  4900  4700  3700  2100
T WIND DIR             SE    SE     S    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S
T WIND SPD             18    11    25    26    26    19    20    25    26    21


DATE           07/04 SUN 07/05/15 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            92      75      92      77      94      76      95      76      95
TEMP          91 86 77 76 91 86 79 78 92 88 79 77 92 89 78 76 92 90
DEWPT         72 73 75 75 73 73 75 75 72 72 75 75 71 72 75 74 71 72
MIN/MAX RH         53      99      54      94      50      98      46      97      46
RH            54 64 92 97 56 65 89 92 53 60 90 95 50 57 91 94 51 56
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      10      30       5       5       5      10       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS       SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS       SC SC

$$

TXZ247-021015-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
259 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

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

MIN/MAX                      80          87          81          89          81
TEMP          83 85 84 83 81 81 85 86 86 84 82 82 82 81 86 88 88 85 84 82 82 81
DEWPT         74 75 75 75 76 76 76 75 75 75 75 76 76 76 77 77 76 76 77 76 76 76
MAX/MIN RH                   85          69          86          67          86
RH            74 71 75 79 83 85 74 70 69 74 80 82 84 85 75 70 68 75 81 84 84 86
WIND DIR       S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD      12 10 10 11 12 11 11 12 13 11 12 10  9  8  9 11 13 13 13 12 11 10
HEAT INDEX    89 94 92 90 88 87 94 96 96 92 89 89 89 88 96100 99 94 92 89 89 87
CLOUDS        OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
CLOUDS(%)     93 93 79 64 51 37 44 50 38 26 29 33 25 17 20 23 23 23 24 26 42 58
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS                                              IS SC
TSTMS                  IS IS                                              IS SC
LAL                     1     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
HAINES                  5     4     5     5     4     4     4     5     5     4
MIXING HGT           2000  2300  3000  2900  1900  2400  3500  3400  2800  2300
T WIND DIR             SE     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             23    23    24    25    24    21    25    25    25    25


DATE           07/04 SUN 07/05/15 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            85      82      87      82      87      81      87      80      87
TEMP          85 84 83 82 86 85 83 82 87 86 83 81 86 85 82 80 87 86
DEWPT         76 76 77 76 76 77 77 77 76 76 77 77 76 76 77 76 76 76
MIN/MAX RH         75      85      72      87      71      87      71      88      70
RH            75 79 83 83 73 77 85 85 72 76 83 86 74 77 85 87 72 74
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S       S      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      10      20       5       5      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC       IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC       IS IS

$$

TXZ234-021015-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
259 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

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

MIN/MAX                      73          92          76          91          76
TEMP          83 83 79 77 75 74 85 91 92 87 80 77 77 77 86 91 91 87 80 78 78 77
DEWPT         73 74 74 73 74 74 73 73 73 73 74 74 75 75 75 74 74 74 75 75 75 76
MAX/MIN RH                  100          55          96          57          99
RH            71 74 83 89 96 99 68 56 55 64 81 90 91 95 69 58 57 65 85 90 90 97
WIND DIR       S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  E SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD      12  9  5  4  3  4 10 12 14 12  6  6  3  4  9 13 13 11  8  5  5  5
HEAT INDEX    89 89             92 99101 95 84          96100101 95 86
CLOUDS        OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC B1
CLOUDS(%)     93 93 79 64 51 38 42 45 34 23 27 32 30 28 31 33 28 23 24 26 44 63
POP 12HR                     10          10           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS    IS                                                          IS SC
TSTMS         IS                                                          IS SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
HAINES                  4     3     4     5     4     4     4     5     5     4
MIXING HGT           2300   800  5200  5000  2000  2400  4600  4300  2700  2000
T WIND DIR             SE     S     S     S    SE    SE     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             13     9    20    23    20    14    21    24    21    19


DATE           07/04 SUN 07/05/15 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            90      77      90      78      91      77      92      76      91
TEMP          90 86 79 78 90 86 79 78 90 86 79 77 90 88 79 77 90 88
DEWPT         75 75 75 75 75 75 76 76 75 75 76 76 75 74 75 75 74 74
MIN/MAX RH         62      94      60      95      59      97      57      98      57
RH            62 68 88 93 62 69 91 93 61 68 90 95 60 64 89 95 60 65
PWIND DIR           S      SE       S       S       S      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      10      30       5       5      10      10       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC       SC SC
TSTMS         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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