Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42
674
FOUS54 KCRP 072110
PFWCRP

FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
310 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

TXZ245-081030-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
310 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE           02/07/16      MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16            WED
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                      45          64          41          64          47
TEMP          66 61 52 49 47 45 50 60 64 58 49 45 43 41 47 59 64 59 52 50 48 48
DEWPT         42 45 46 46 44 38 34 25 25 28 29 29 28 30 28 30 31 37 37 41 41 39
MAX/MIN RH                   91          23          59          29          78
RH            42 55 79 89 89 77 53 26 23 32 47 52 56 65 48 33 29 44 57 72 78 70
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  N NW  W  S  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD       5  6  5  3  4 10 18 17 12  8  4  4  4  5  6  5  5  5  5  6  5  6
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)      6  8 19 13  6 17 13 10  9  9  6  3  9 16 11  7  5  4  4  5  4  3
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           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     5     4     4     4     3
MIXING HGT            500   300  2800  4500  2300   100  2900  4500  1400   200
T WIND DIR              S    NW     N     N    NW    NW     N    NW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD              6     6    20    23     9     6    16    14    13    16
FIRE WEATHER                     A  A  A


DATE           02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16
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          69      52    72      57    73      56    71      56    69
TEMP          65 64 55   52 68 68 60   57 69 68 59   56 68 67 59   56 66 66
DEWPT         43 47 51   51 53 56 57   56 58 59 58   56 58 57 55   54 56 57
MIN/MAX RH       42      95    55      98    62      98    63      93    66
RH            46 53 84   95 60 66 91   98 69 72 95   98 70 71 87   93 69 74
PWIND DIR         W       S     S       S     S       S    SE       E    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR          0       0     0       5     5       5    10      10    10

$$

TXZ231-081030-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
310 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE           02/07/16      MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16            WED
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                      43          67          38          70          40
TEMP          72 65 53 49 46 43 50 62 67 59 47 43 40 38 46 63 70 62 50 46 43 44
DEWPT         33 34 39 39 37 35 32 23 21 23 23 24 24 24 24 23 24 26 26 30 32 32
MAX/MIN RH                   74          17          60          18          71
RH            24 31 58 69 72 73 50 22 17 25 38 45 51 56 40 21 18 26 40 54 65 64
WIND DIR       S  S SE  S NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W NW  W  W SW  S SW SW SW
WIND SPD       5  4  4  2  3 10 14 13 10  4  2  2  2  3  4  4  3  3  4  5  4  4
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)      9  8 15 16 11 15 13 11 10  9  8  6 11 15 11  6  6  5  5  5  3  1
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     4     5     5     5     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT            300   300  3600  4400  2400   100  4400  5700  2300   100
T WIND DIR              S    NW     N     N    NW    NW    NW    NW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD              4     8    19    16     5     5    10    10    10    11


DATE           02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16
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          77      46    81      52    82      53    80      54    75
TEMP          70 69 52   46 74 73 57   52 76 74 59   53 75 73 59   54 71 70
DEWPT         33 34 39   43 47 47 51   52 54 53 56   53 56 54 54   53 54 55
MIN/MAX RH       20      89    30     100    38      98    43      98    49
RH            25 28 62   89 38 40 79  100 47 48 91   98 52 52 83   98 56 59
PWIND DIR        SW       S     S      SE     S      SE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B2
POP 12HR          0       0     0       0     5       5     5      10    10

$$

TXZ247-081030-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
310 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE           02/07/16      MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16            WED
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                      51          64          46          62          50
TEMP          67 63 57 54 53 51 55 61 64 59 52 50 48 46 50 59 62 59 54 53 51 52
DEWPT         44 46 48 49 48 43 38 29 29 31 34 34 33 33 30 31 32 39 38 42 43 43
MAX/MIN RH                   84          27          60          32          75
RH            41 54 72 81 84 73 52 29 27 34 50 54 57 60 46 35 32 47 55 69 75 70
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  N NW  W  S  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD       5  6  6  5  4 10 20 18 13 10  6  5  6  6  8  5  6  6  6  8  6  8
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW CL CL
CLOUDS(%)      9  8 20 16  7 19 15 10  9  8  6  3 10 17 13  8  6  4  5  6  5  4
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           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     5     4     4     4     3
MIXING HGT           1000   400  2000  4300  3000   300  2200  4200  1700   500
T WIND DIR              S     W     N     N    NW    NW     N    NW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             12     9    23    23    12     9    18    13    16    18
FIRE WEATHER                     A  A  A


DATE           02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16
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          67      56    70      59    71      58    69      58    68
TEMP          64 64 58   56 67 67 61   59 68 67 61   58 67 66 60   58 66 66
DEWPT         45 48 52   53 55 57 58   58 59 59 59   58 59 58 57   55 57 58
MIN/MAX RH       46      91    62      96    68      98    70      88    70
RH            50 57 83   92 66 71 90   96 73 77 95   98 75 76 88   88 73 77
PWIND DIR        SW       S     S       S     S       S    SE       E     E
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR          0       0     0       5     5       5    10      10    10

$$

TXZ234-081030-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
310 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE           02/07/16      MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16            WED
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                      42          63          37          66          41
TEMP          67 61 50 47 44 42 48 59 63 56 46 42 39 37 45 60 66 59 49 46 43 43
DEWPT         37 40 43 42 39 34 31 23 23 26 27 27 26 24 24 26 29 33 34 34 33 33
MAX/MIN RH                   85          21          63          25          71
RH            35 45 75 83 84 75 52 24 21 30 48 55 58 59 44 28 25 38 55 62 68 68
WIND DIR       S  S  S SW  W  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W NW  N NW NW  W SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD       6  8  4  3  5 11 16 16 14  6  3  3  4  4  5  6  5  5  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS        CL FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)      4  6 17  9  5  5  7  9  9  8  5  1  5  8  6  4  3  2  2  3  2  0
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     4     5     5     5     4     4     4     3
MIXING HGT            200   300  3800  4400   200   100  3200  4400  1000   100
T WIND DIR              S    NW     N    NW    NW    NW    NW    NW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD              4     8    21    19     5     5    14    16    11    11
FIRE WEATHER                     A  A  A


DATE           02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16
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          72      47    76      54    76      53    75      53    72
TEMP          66 65 52   47 70 70 58   54 72 70 57   53 70 69 57   53 68 67
DEWPT         37 41 45   45 51 54 55   54 57 57 56   53 56 55 53   51 54 56
MIN/MAX RH       30      93    44      98    52      98    52      95    56
RH            34 41 78   93 50 56 88   98 61 63 96   98 61 61 86   95 61 67
PWIND DIR         W       S     S       S     S      SE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL   CL CL CL FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR          0       0     0       5     5       5     5      10    10

$$

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



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