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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
308 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

TXZ245-281015-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
308 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

Date           02/27/17      Tue 02/28/17            Wed 03/01/17            Thu
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      70          81          70          76          52
Temp             73 70 73 73 70 74 80 81 75 75 73 72 68 76 75 74 68 62 59 55 52
Dewpt            69 69 69 69 69 69 69 70 69 70 70 69 68 65 62 57 51 47 44 40 39
Max/Min RH                   97          68         100          53          63
RH               88 97 90 89 96 86 70 70 83 85 89 90100 70 64 54 55 57 57 58 60
Wind Dir         SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
Wind Spd          8  6  6  6  9 11 13 12 11 11 10 10 10 10 17 17 14 14 14 14 14
Heat Index                         82
Clouds           B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW SC SC
Clouds(%)        54 65 76 80 76 68 57 51 45 60 75 76 77 67 56 45 33 28 22 26 30
PoP 12HR                     10          10          10          30           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
Rain Shwrs                                           SC SC
Tstms                                                SC SC
Obvis                  PF PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           1200  1100  1500  1600  1300  1100  4000  3800  2400   900
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S     S     S    NW     N     N    NE
T Wind Spd             14    16    18    17    18    14    21    28    25    25


Date           03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17  Mon 03/06/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          66      55    68      60    70      65    75      66    76
Temp          63 62 57   55 65 65 61   60 69 65 67   66 74 67 67   67 74 71
Dewpt         39 42 45   46 50 53 56   59 63 63 65   64 67 67 67   66 68 64
Min/Max RH       38      76    57      96    78      99    78      99    75
RH            41 48 63   73 59 65 85   95 81 96 94   95 79 98 99   97 82 81
Pwind Dir        NE      NE     E       E     E      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW B1 B1   B2 OV OV OV   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1
PoP 12HR         10      10    30      30    50      40    50      30    30
Rain Shwrs                  SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
Tstms                                     SC SC         SC SC         SC SC

$$

TXZ231-281015-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
308 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

Date           02/27/17      Tue 02/28/17            Wed 03/01/17            Thu
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      65          93          66          81          49
Temp             80 70 69 67 66 73 87 93 85 73 70 68 65 74 81 80 71 61 56 52 49
Dewpt            64 65 68 67 66 66 64 63 64 65 66 66 65 56 46 40 37 36 35 32 28
Max/Min RH                  100          38          99          25          48
RH               57 84100100100 80 47 38 49 77 87 94 99 53 29 25 29 39 46 46 45
Wind Dir         SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  E  N NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE
Wind Spd          9  8  6  6  8 12 16 14 12 11 10  8  4 11 16 14 11 10  9  8  8
Heat Index       82                   95
Clouds           B1 B1 B2 OV OV B2 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC
Clouds(%)        52 63 74 95 95 72 48 39 31 48 65 68 72 54 36 35 33 29 24 28 34
PoP 12HR                      5          10          10          10           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                  PF PF PF                   PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2700  1400  2400  4100  2500  1100  4400  4300  3200   400
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S    SE     S    NE     N    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             14    16    17    14    13    10    20    25    18    14


Date           03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17  Mon 03/06/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          70      51    67      55    71      62    81      64    83
Temp          66 65 54   52 66 63 57   56 69 66 64   62 76 76 65   64 77 77
Dewpt         25 32 40   37 43 48 52   54 60 62 64   62 65 65 65   64 66 60
Min/Max RH       20      63    44      94    68     100    64      96    68
RH            21 30 58   58 44 59 84   93 74 87 99  100 68 67100   99 69 56
Pwind Dir        NE      NE     E       E     E      SE    SE      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1 B1   B2 OV OV OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B1   B1 B1 B1
PoP 12HR          5      10    20      30    40      40    40      10    30
Rain Shwrs                  IS IS SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC         SC SC
Tstms                                     SC SC         SC SC         SC SC

$$

TXZ247-281015-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
308 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

Date           02/27/17      Tue 02/28/17            Wed 03/01/17            Thu
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      71          79          70          75          56
Temp             71 72 72 72 72 74 79 78 73 74 73 72 68 75 74 74 68 64 61 58 56
Dewpt            69 69 70 69 69 69 70 70 70 70 70 69 68 67 64 60 54 50 46 43 42
Max/Min RH                   96          74          99          61          66
RH               93 94 93 92 91 85 75 78 89 87 90 91 99 78 72 61 62 61 59 58 61
Wind Dir         SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE NE
Wind Spd          8  8  6  8  9 11 12 11 11 11 11 11 11  9 14 18 18 17 17 17 17
Clouds           B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW SC
Clouds(%)        59 68 77 80 75 68 60 58 57 66 75 75 76 72 68 51 34 26 18 22 28
PoP 12HR                     10          10          10          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.03           0
Rain Shwrs                                           SC SC IS IS
Tstms                                                SC SC IS IS
Obvis                  PF PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     2     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt            800   900  1200  1300  1100   800  1500  2700  2600  1800
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S     S     S    NW     N     N    NE
T Wind Spd             13    17    17    16    19    16    19    31    31    29


Date           03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17  Mon 03/06/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          66      57    68      62    71      66    74      67    75
Temp          64 64 59   57 66 66 63   62 70 66 68   67 73 68 69   67 73 70
Dewpt         42 45 46   50 52 54 58   60 63 64 66   65 67 67 68   67 68 65
Min/Max RH       43      77    61      95    80      98    81      98    76
RH            45 51 61   75 62 66 85   94 80 94 95   94 82 96 95   98 87 84
Pwind Dir        NE      NE     E       E     E      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW B1 B1   B2 OV OV OV   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1
PoP 12HR         10      10    30      40    50      40    50      30    30
Rain Shwrs                  SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
Tstms                                     SC SC         SC SC         SC SC

$$

TXZ234-281015-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
308 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

Date           02/27/17      Tue 02/28/17            Wed 03/01/17            Thu
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      69          85          69          79          48
Temp             76 69 69 69 69 74 83 84 79 75 73 71 67 78 78 77 68 59 54 51 48
Dewpt            67 68 69 69 69 69 68 68 69 70 70 68 66 61 55 49 44 40 37 33 32
Max/Min RH                  100          58          97          38          52
RH               74 96100100100 85 63 59 70 85 89 92 97 56 45 38 41 48 52 50 53
Wind Dir         SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
Wind Spd          8  6  5  6  8 12 16 16 13 12 10  9  6 10 16 14 12 11 10 10 10
Heat Index                         86 88
Clouds           SC B1 B2 OV OV B2 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)        48 62 76 95 95 79 49 47 45 62 78 78 79 65 52 45 38 32 27 31 37
PoP 12HR                     10          10          20          30           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.02           0
Rain Shwrs                                        IS SC SC
Tstms                                             IS SC SC
Obvis                  PF PF PF                   PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     3     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           1800  1200  2100  2400  1500  1300  5100  4700  2200   300
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S    NW     N     N    NE
T Wind Spd             14    13    17    17    18    14    20    25    20    17


Date           03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17  Mon 03/06/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          68      50    67      55    69      62    77      64    80
Temp          65 61 53   50 65 62 57   56 68 65 62   62 75 70 65   65 76 74
Dewpt         33 38 40   39 44 48 50   54 60 62 62   62 67 67 65   65 68 61
Min/Max RH       30      68    48      93    72     100    73     100    75
RH            30 42 62   66 48 60 80   94 76 91100  100 75 89100  100 77 63
Pwind Dir        NE      NE     E       E     E      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1 B1   B1 B2 OV OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B2   B1 B1 B1
PoP 12HR          5      10    20      20    50      40    50      30    30
Rain Shwrs                  IS IS IS   IS SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
Tstms                                     SC SC         SC SC         SC SC

$$

TXZ241-281015-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
308 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

Date           02/27/17      Tue 02/28/17            Wed 03/01/17            Thu
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      68          95          67          83          51
Temp             82 72 70 69 68 73 88 95 87 75 71 69 67 76 82 82 73 63 58 54 51
Dewpt            65 67 69 69 68 65 63 62 63 65 67 67 66 60 53 47 42 39 37 34 31
Max/Min RH                  100          34          99          30          48
RH               57 85 98100100 76 43 34 46 71 87 94 99 59 38 30 33 40 44 46 45
Wind Dir         SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE NE
Wind Spd         12  9  6  6  8 13 18 17 13 11  9  8  6 10 16 16 13 11 10  9  9
Clouds           B1 B1 B2 OV OV B2 FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)        52 63 74 95 95 70 15 23 32 50 68 68 68 58 49 41 33 23 14 20 28
PoP 12HR                      5          10          10          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
Rain Shwrs                                           IS IS
Tstms                                                IS IS
Obvis                                             PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2500  1300  2600  4200  2900  1400  4800  4700  3400   700
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S    SE     S    NW     N     N    NE
T Wind Spd             16    16    17    16    14    12    20    26    20    16


Date           03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17  Mon 03/06/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          70      54    68      58    74      63    82      65    84
Temp          67 65 57   54 67 64 59   58 72 69 66   63 79 76 66   65 80 79
Dewpt         28 35 42   42 49 52 56   57 63 63 65   63 65 65 66   64 67 64
Min/Max RH       23      66    50      96    68     100    62      96    66
RH            23 32 59   62 52 63 89   95 74 82 96  100 64 69100   99 64 61
Pwind Dir        NE      NE    NE      NE     E      SE     S      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1 B1   B2 B2 OV OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B2   B1 B1 B1
PoP 12HR         10      10    30      40    50      40    30      10    30
Rain Shwrs                  SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC         SC SC
Tstms                                     SC SC         SC SC         SC SC

$$

TXZ229-281015-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
308 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

Date           02/27/17      Tue 02/28/17            Wed 03/01/17            Thu
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      67          95          65          82          49
Temp             87 77 71 69 67 73 85 95 91 78 76 69 63 71 79 81 76 65 59 54 49
Dewpt            56 59 65 66 66 66 66 62 57 57 59 58 57 46 35 31 31 32 33 30 27
Max/Min RH                   98          31          80          16          44
RH               35 54 80 92 97 81 52 34 32 49 55 67 80 40 20 16 19 29 37 40 42
Wind Dir          E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  E  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE
Wind Spd          4  5  6  6  6  6  8  5  3  4  6  6  5 11 13 12 11 10  9  6  6
Heat Index                         87
Clouds           CL SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)         5 35 64 78 81 63 41 30 20 19 18 34 51 43 36 34 33 30 27 33 40
PoP 12HR                      0          10          10           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     5     5     4     5     5     4     4
Mixing Hgt           1300   900  1900  3400  2200   200  4400  4500  3800   200
T Wind Dir             SE    SE     S     S    SE     E     N    NE    NE    NE
T Wind Spd              6    10    10     8     6     3    20    21    17    12


Date           03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17  Mon 03/06/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          70      51    67      54    69      59    83      62    84
Temp          64 68 55   51 65 65 54   54 65 69 62   59 75 81 67   62 77 82
Dewpt         20 26 33   35 37 42 48   51 56 58 61   59 62 59 63   62 62 53
Min/Max RH       15      61    34      88    59     100    51     100    52
RH            18 21 43   54 36 42 79   89 73 68 97  100 65 47 90   99 61 37
Pwind Dir        NE       E     E       E     E       E    SE      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1 B1   B2 OV B2 B2   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR         10      10    20      20    30      30    20      10    20
Rain Shwrs                  IS IS IS   IS SC SC SC   SC IS IS         IS IS
Tstms                                     SC SC         IS IS         IS IS

$$

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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