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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices...UPDATED
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
128 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

TXZ245-242215-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
128 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

Date             Fri 02/24/17            Sat 02/25/17            Sun 02/26/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      83          50          68          57          75
Temp                      82 74 64 57 54 50 54 64 67 59 57 57 58 57 61 71 75 72
Dewpt                     59 55 52 47 47 45 45 45 47 47 50 52 55 57 60 62 65 66
Min/Max RH                   44          85          47         100          71
RH                        45 52 65 68 78 85 70 51 48 64 79 85 91100 98 75 71 81
Wind Dir                   N  N  N  N NE  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd                   9  6 11 13 11 10 12 10  9  8  8  6  6 10 12 14 13 12
Clouds                    FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)                  7  1  1  1  0  2  3  5  5  3  2 17 24 37 49 61 64 67
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.07
Rain Shwrs                                                       IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                              5     4     4     4     4     4     4     3
Mixing Hgt                       3400  1800  3600  3300  2000   700  4000  4200
T Wind Dir                          N     N    NE     E     E    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd                         20    21    18    16    12    12    21    23


Date               Mon 02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17  Wed 03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            66    78      67    78      66    77      53    68
Temp          68   66 76 75 69   67 76 75 68   66 75 70 57   53 65 63
Dewpt         68   66 68 64 65   67 67 67 67   65 59 55 49   47 45 45
Max/Min RH        100    67      99    70      99    51      82    44
RH            99  100 77 70 87   99 75 79 97   96 58 59 73   82 47 52
Pwind Dir           S     S      SE     S       S    NW       N    NE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B2
PoP 12HR           20    20       5    10      10    30      10    20
Rain Shwrs    IS   IS IS IS                       SC SC         IS IS

$$

TXZ231-242215-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
128 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

Date             Fri 02/24/17            Sat 02/25/17            Sun 02/26/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      88          47          71          50          79
Temp                      88 80 61 53 49 47 54 67 71 63 54 52 50 49 57 73 79 74
Dewpt                     37 37 42 43 42 40 41 38 38 41 46 48 48 49 57 61 63 63
Min/Max RH                   14          80          30         100          58
RH                        17 22 49 69 78 77 60 35 30 44 74 87 94100 98 66 58 70
Wind Dir                   N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd                  11  6  8 10  6  6 10  9  6  6  5  5  4  5  9 11 10  9
Clouds                    CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)                  1  1  0  1  1  2  4  3  4  5  6 15 37 53 61 68 63 58
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.04
Rain Shwrs                                                       IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                              5     4     4     4     4     4     4     3
Mixing Hgt                       7000  1800  5400  5200  3600   700  4300  4300
T Wind Dir                         NE    NE    NE     E     E     E    SE     S
T Wind Spd                         14    13    14    13    10     8    12    19
Red Flag                   W


Date               Mon 02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17  Wed 03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            60    87      63    88      63    82      51    71
Temp          64   60 82 81 68   63 83 81 68   63 79 73 57   51 68 65
Dewpt         63   60 57 56 63   62 64 62 64   62 49 44 43   42 33 39
Max/Min RH        100    34      98    43      99    28      72    26
RH           100  100 44 42 85   98 52 52 88   97 36 35 60   72 28 38
Pwind Dir          SE     S      SE     S       S     N      NE    NE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B2
PoP 12HR           20     5       5    10       5    10      10    20
Rain Shwrs    IS   IS                                           IS IS

$$

TXZ247-242215-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
128 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

Date             Fri 02/24/17            Sat 02/25/17            Sun 02/26/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      79          56          66          61          74
Temp                      78 73 66 62 59 56 59 64 66 63 61 63 63 61 64 71 74 72
Dewpt                     61 59 55 50 50 49 48 47 49 51 53 55 58 60 62 63 65 66
Min/Max RH                   56          79          53          99          74
RH                        56 64 65 65 72 79 68 55 54 64 76 76 85 99 93 77 74 83
Wind Dir                   N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S
Wind Spd                   5  6 13 17 14 13 14 12 11 10 10 10 10 12 13 14 14 13
Clouds                    FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)                  8  1  1  1  0  1  4  6  6  4  5 17 27 37 48 59 62 66
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.04
Rain Shwrs                                                       IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                              5     4     4     4     4     4     4     3
Mixing Hgt                       2400  2100  3100  3000  2200  2400  3500  3700
T Wind Dir                          N    NE    NE     E     E    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd                         24    27    23    20    17    18    24    23


Date               Mon 02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17  Wed 03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            68    76      68    77      68    76      56    68
Temp          69   68 75 74 70   68 75 74 69   68 74 70 60   56 66 65
Dewpt         68   68 67 66 67   67 67 68 69   66 62 57 51   51 48 49
Max/Min RH        100    71      96    75      99    57      82    49
RH            97  100 77 76 89   96 78 82 98   95 65 62 74   82 52 56
Pwind Dir           S     S      SE     S       S    NW      NE    NE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>
Avg Clouds    B1   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B2
PoP 12HR           20    20       5    10      10    30      20    20
Rain Shwrs    IS   IS IS IS                       SC SC IS   IS IS IS

$$

TXZ234-242215-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
128 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

Date             Fri 02/24/17            Sat 02/25/17            Sun 02/26/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      85          45          69          49          76
Temp                      84 74 57 50 47 45 52 65 69 60 51 49 49 48 56 70 76 72
Dewpt                     49 46 45 44 42 40 40 38 40 43 43 44 45 48 55 60 63 64
Min/Max RH                   28          86          34         100          64
RH                        29 37 64 81 85 83 63 38 35 53 74 81 86100 98 71 64 74
Wind Dir                   N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd                  11  8  9 10  8  8 11  9  6  5  4  4  4  5 10 13 12 11
Clouds                    CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)                  4  0  2  1  0  0  0  2  2  2  0  7 16 36 51 65 66 68
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.09
Rain Shwrs                                                       IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                              5     4     4     4     4     4     4     3
Mixing Hgt                       4500  1000  4900  4600  2800  1000  4400  4400
T Wind Dir                          N     N    NE     E     E     E    SE     S
T Wind Spd                         16    14    14    12     8     8    10    23


Date               Mon 02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17  Wed 03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            63    81      65    81      64    78      51    68
Temp          66   63 77 77 68   65 78 76 67   64 75 70 56   51 66 63
Dewpt         65   63 64 62 63   65 66 67 66   64 52 50 45   42 39 41
Max/Min RH        100    53      99    62     100    39      72    35
RH            96  100 62 60 85   99 67 73 95   98 45 48 67   72 37 45
Pwind Dir           S     S      SE     S       S    NW       N    NE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B2
PoP 12HR           20    20       5    10      10    20      10    20
Rain Shwrs    IS   IS IS IS                       IS IS         IS IS

$$

TXZ241-242215-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
128 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

Date             Fri 02/24/17            Sat 02/25/17            Sun 02/26/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      89          47          74          54          82
Temp                      89 80 61 53 49 47 56 69 74 65 56 55 54 53 61 76 82 77
Dewpt                     37 33 40 42 42 41 42 39 40 44 48 50 53 53 59 62 63 63
Min/Max RH                   14          83          29         100          52
RH                        16 18 47 67 78 80 59 34 30 47 75 84 95100 96 61 52 62
Wind Dir                   N  N NE NE NE  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd                  12  8  8  9  6  6 10  9  9  9  5  5  4  6  9 12 11 10
Clouds                    CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)                  1  2  1  2  2  3  6  6  6  8 15 38 33 53 58 62 59 56
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.07
Rain Shwrs                                                       IS IS IS IS
LAL                                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                              6     4     4     4     4     4     4     3
Mixing Hgt                       7700  1900  5600  5300  3500   800  3900  3800
T Wind Dir                         NE    NE    NE     E     E     E    SE    SE
T Wind Spd                         14    14    14    16    12     8    18    18
Red Flag                   W


Date               Mon 02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17  Wed 03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            62    90      65    91      65    84      52    72
Temp          66   62 84 83 70   65 86 84 70   65 81 76 58   52 69 66
Dewpt         64   62 61 58 64   65 64 63 65   64 53 46 46   42 35 40
Max/Min RH        100    35     100    39      99    29      71    28
RH            93  100 45 42 81  100 48 49 85   98 38 35 64   70 29 38
Pwind Dir          SE     S      SE     S      SE     N      NE    NE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC B1 SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B2
PoP 12HR           10     5       5    10       5    20      10    20
Rain Shwrs                                        IS IS         IS IS

$$

TXZ229-242215-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
128 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

Date             Fri 02/24/17            Sat 02/25/17            Sun 02/26/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min                      89          46          72          50          82
Temp                      89 84 66 56 50 46 55 66 72 69 58 54 51 50 59 75 82 75
Dewpt                     23 25 34 37 38 38 37 33 33 34 39 43 45 48 54 59 59 57
Min/Max RH                    9          72          23          95          45
RH                         9 12 30 49 62 72 50 29 23 28 48 66 79 92 85 57 45 52
Wind Dir                   N  N NE  E NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S SE SE
Wind Spd                  10  5  6  9  6  5 10  9  6  6  6  5  4  6  8 10  8  6
Clouds                    CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC
Clouds(%)                  0  0  3  0  0  6  2  1  5  9  7 11 38 57 64 72 58 44
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.04
Rain Shwrs                                                       IS IS IS IS
LAL                                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                              6     4     4     5     5     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt                       9700  3200  6100  6400  5700  1800  3700  4200
T Wind Dir                         NE    NE    NE     E     E     E    SE     S
T Wind Spd                         12    12    13    13    11     9    12    17
Red Flag                   W


Date               Mon 02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17  Wed 03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max            58    90      62    90      61    83      51    72
Temp          62   58 83 82 67   62 84 82 67   61 79 74 57   51 69 66
Dewpt         59   56 50 46 55   59 60 51 56   53 42 37 41   37 28 34
Max/Min RH         95    23      89    31      75    21      60    21
RH            90   93 31 28 64   89 44 34 68   73 27 26 54   59 22 30
Pwind Dir          SE    NE      SE     S       E     N      NE    NE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B2
PoP 12HR           10     5       5     5       5    10       5    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



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