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FOUS54 KCRP 272145
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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
345 PM CST THU NOV 27 2014

TXZ245-281045-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
345 PM CST THU NOV 27 2014

DATE           11/27/14      FRI 11/28/14            SAT 11/29/14            SUN
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                      53          71          62          73          66
TEMP             63 59 57 55 54 58 68 71 66 66 65 64 62 66 71 73 70 68 68 67 66
DEWPT            50 50 50 50 52 58 59 58 59 59 61 62 61 63 64 64 64 64 64 63 62
MAX/MIN RH                  100          64          95          75          88
RH               62 73 79 86 95 99 74 64 80 80 87 92 95 90 77 75 81 86 88 86 85
WIND DIR          E  E  E  E  E SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          8  6  5  4  4  5  8  5  5  8  9  8  6 11 14 13 13 12 12 11 10
CLOUDS           CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)         0  4  8 13 17 36 54 46 37 36 35 35 36 57 51 49 48 52 54 57 52
POP 12HR                      5           5          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     3     3     4     3
MIXING HGT           1700  1000  3000  3500  2300  2700  3500  3500  3200  1800
T WIND DIR              E     E     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             10     6    13     9    17    19    20    24    23    19


DATE           11/30/14  MON 12/01/14  TUE 12/02/14  WED 12/03/14  THU 12/04/14
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          75      64    73      52    64      56    67      56    67
TEMP          74 71 66   64 72 65 56   52 62 61 58   56 65 63 58   56 65 63
DEWPT         64 65 63   62 65 58 49   46 50 54 55   55 59 57 54   54 54 54
MIN/MAX RH       70      96    69      83    63      95    73      93    65
RH            71 82 90   96 79 79 79   82 63 77 92   95 78 82 88   93 67 73
PWIND DIR         S       S     E      NE    NE      NE    NE       E     E
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         20      10    20      20    10      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS         IS IS IS   IS

$$

TXZ231-281045-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
345 PM CST THU NOV 27 2014

DATE           11/27/14      FRI 11/28/14            SAT 11/29/14            SUN
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                      48          76          56          80          63
TEMP             63 56 53 50 48 56 71 76 68 63 60 57 56 63 76 80 73 68 66 64 63
DEWPT            40 46 48 47 48 53 55 53 54 56 56 55 56 58 60 62 63 63 63 62 61
MAX/MIN RH                  100          44         100          55          92
RH               43 70 85 89100 89 56 44 61 78 89 91100 84 58 55 70 83 88 90 92
WIND DIR          E  E  E NE  E SE  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5  4  3  3  2  2  6  9  5  6  5  5  5 10 13 14 11  9  9  6  6
CLOUDS           CL FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS(%)         0 10 20 29 37 33 29 22 16 20 24 32 39 45 36 38 46 50 54 57 49
POP 12HR                      0           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                     PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     5     5     5     4     4     4     3     4
MIXING HGT           1100   200  3700  4500  1300  1100  3700  3900  3500  1400
T WIND DIR              E    NE     S     S    SE     S     S     S    SE     S
T WIND SPD              4     4     5    12     8     6    19    24    16    12


DATE           11/30/14  MON 12/01/14  TUE 12/02/14  WED 12/03/14  THU 12/04/14
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          79      61    75      50    65      54    67      53    69
TEMP          77 72 65   61 73 65 54   50 63 61 56   54 65 62 55   53 66 63
DEWPT         63 63 62   60 60 55 43   41 43 50 50   52 54 52 49   50 49 50
MIN/MAX RH       59      95    56      72    49      94    62      90    51
RH            63 74 93   95 65 69 65   71 49 68 81   94 67 72 79   90 54 62
PWIND DIR         S      SE     E      NE    NE       E     E       E     E
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         10       5    20      10    10      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS

$$

TXZ247-281045-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
345 PM CST THU NOV 27 2014

DATE           11/27/14      FRI 11/28/14            SAT 11/29/14            SUN
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                      58          72          65          73          68
TEMP             65 62 60 59 58 62 70 72 68 67 66 65 65 67 72 73 71 70 69 68 68
DEWPT            53 52 53 54 55 58 59 58 61 61 62 62 62 64 64 65 64 64 64 63 63
MAX/MIN RH                   94          60          93          74          85
RH               65 70 77 83 90 87 69 60 78 79 86 90 93 88 77 74 79 83 85 84 83
WIND DIR          E  E  E  E SE SE  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 10  8  6  6  8  6  6  6 10 10 10  9 12 14 13 13 14 14 13 12
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)         8 12 16 16 17 36 55 45 35 35 35 37 40 52 51 49 47 52 52 55 51
POP 12HR                      5           5          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     3     3     3     3
MIXING HGT           2300  2300  3500  3700  2800  2900  3100  3200  3000  1900
T WIND DIR              E    SE     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             14    13    16    10    19    20    23    24    26    24


DATE           11/30/14  MON 12/01/14  TUE 12/02/14  WED 12/03/14  THU 12/04/14
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          75      66    73      54    65      59    68      58    67
TEMP          74 71 68   66 72 66 58   54 63 63 60   59 66 64 60   58 65 64
DEWPT         64 65 64   64 66 59 52   49 52 55 57   57 60 58 56   55 55 55
MIN/MAX RH       71      94    70      83    65      93    75      92    66
RH            72 80 87   94 80 79 81   82 65 75 91   93 80 81 88   92 68 73
PWIND DIR         S       S    SE      NE    NE      NE    NE       E     E
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         20      10    20      20    10      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS         IS IS IS   IS

$$

TXZ234-281045-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
345 PM CST THU NOV 27 2014

DATE           11/27/14      FRI 11/28/14            SAT 11/29/14            SUN
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                      48          73          58          77          63
TEMP             62 55 52 50 48 55 69 73 66 63 61 60 58 64 74 77 72 68 66 64 63
DEWPT            41 44 42 43 42 48 56 56 58 59 59 58 58 61 62 63 64 63 63 61 61
MAX/MIN RH                   87          55         100          62          91
RH               45 66 70 77 79 78 65 55 75 84 91 96100 91 66 62 76 86 90 90 91
WIND DIR         SE  E  E NE NE  E  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  3  3  3  3  3  8  6  5  5  5  4  5 10 13 14 11 10  9  8  8
CLOUDS           CL FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)         0  7 13 16 19 35 51 42 32 33 35 43 52 59 53 50 48 55 62 63 54
POP 12HR                      0           5           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     5     3     3     3     3
MIXING HGT           1000   200  3300  4000  1500  1400  4100  4000  3500  1600
T WIND DIR              E    NE     E     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD              4     4     8    10     6     9    18    24    17    13


DATE           11/30/14  MON 12/01/14  TUE 12/02/14  WED 12/03/14  THU 12/04/14
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          78      61    74      49    64      53    67      53    69
TEMP          76 71 64   61 72 64 53   49 62 60 55   53 65 62 56   53 66 63
DEWPT         62 64 62   60 60 54 43   42 45 51 51   51 55 54 52   50 51 52
MIN/MAX RH       62      96    57      77    54      94    64      91    56
RH            63 79 92   96 66 70 69   77 54 72 88   94 70 75 87   91 58 68
PWIND DIR         S       S     E       N    NE      NE     E       E     E
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         20      10    30      20    10      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS         SC SC 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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