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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
337 AM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

TXZ245-272215-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
337 AM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

Date             Mon 02/27/17            Tue 02/28/17            Wed 03/01/17
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          71          79          68          76
Temp             67 71 78 78 73 71 73 72 71 74 78 78 76 71 70 68 68 71 75 76 70
Dewpt            67 68 69 68 69 69 69 70 68 69 69 68 69 69 69 68 68 65 62 57 51
Min/Max RH                   72          95          71         100          50
RH               99 92 75 74 90 94 90 93 92 86 74 73 80 95 99100100 83 65 51 51
Wind Dir          S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N
Wind Spd          6  6  9 10 10  9  9  8  9 11 13 13 13 14 13 11 10 10 17 17 14
Clouds           B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)        53 65 55 39 35 55 60 54 55 53 35 33 49 48 47 62 77 67 56 45 33
PoP 12HR                     10          10          10          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.01        0.02
Rain Shwrs                                                    IS SC SC
Tstms                                                         IS SC SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           1900  1900  1300   800  1700  2100  1200  1200  4000  3800
T Wind Dir              S    SE    SE     S     S     S     S    SW    NW     N
T Wind Spd             17    24    23    21    28    27    25    20    21    28


Date               Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17
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            52    66      54    67      59    70      63    73
Temp          57   52 64 62 56   54 65 65 61   59 68 68 65   63 71 71
Dewpt         44   38 38 41 43   46 51 52 56   58 61 63 64   62 65 66
Max/Min RH         63    38      76    57      96    78      99    78
RH            61   59 39 46 60   75 60 63 85   96 79 84 99   96 81 84
Pwind Dir           N    NE      NE    NE       E     E      SE     S
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B2 OV OV   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR            5    10      10    30      30    50      40    50
Rain Shwrs                          SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
Tstms                                             SC SC         SC SC

$$

TXZ231-272215-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
337 AM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

Date             Mon 02/27/17            Tue 02/28/17            Wed 03/01/17
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          66          91          65          81
Temp             64 70 83 88 81 72 70 68 66 73 86 91 84 73 70 67 65 71 79 81 72
Dewpt            62 66 66 65 62 68 68 67 66 67 65 63 64 65 66 67 65 56 46 40 37
Min/Max RH                   45         100          40         100          23
RH               92 88 58 45 53 87 94 99100 81 51 40 51 76 87100100 59 32 23 28
Wind Dir          S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  E  N NE  N  N  N
Wind Spd          4  6  8  8 10 10  9  8  8 10 11 11  9  9  9  5  4 11 16 14 11
Heat Index             85 90
Clouds           B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC
Clouds(%)        62 62 53 32 29 32 45 62 73 62 48 45 42 43 43 57 72 54 36 35 33
PoP 12HR                     10           5          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                               IS IS
Obvis            PF                                           PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     5     4     4     4     5     5     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2000  3700  2500  1000  2300  3900  3000  1400  4400  4300
T Wind Dir              S    SE    SE    SE     S     S    SE     E    NE     N
T Wind Spd             16    18    23    20    21    19    17    10    20    25


Date               Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17
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            49    69      50    68      55    71      61    77
Temp          55   49 66 64 53   50 65 64 57   55 68 68 62   61 74 73
Dewpt         35   29 24 30 37   37 42 48 51   53 58 61 62   60 64 63
Max/Min RH         48    20      63    44      94    68     100    64
RH            47   45 21 28 55   63 44 56 79   94 70 77100  100 69 72
Pwind Dir          NE    NE      NE     E       E     E      SE    SE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B2
PoP 12HR            0     5      10    20      30    40      40    40
Rain Shwrs                          IS IS SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
Tstms                                             SC SC         SC SC

$$

TXZ247-272215-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
337 AM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

Date             Mon 02/27/17            Tue 02/28/17            Wed 03/01/17
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                      76          72          76          68          75
Temp             68 71 76 75 72 72 72 72 72 74 76 75 74 71 70 69 68 71 74 75 70
Dewpt            67 69 68 69 69 69 70 70 69 69 69 69 70 70 70 69 68 67 64 60 54
Min/Max RH                   78          91          79         100          58
RH               98 93 79 80 91 90 91 91 89 87 80 82 86 97 99100 99 88 73 60 58
Wind Dir          S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N
Wind Spd          8  6  9  9 10 10 10  9 10 11 12 13 14 14 14 13 11  9 14 18 18
Clouds           B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
Clouds(%)        51 61 53 41 37 52 59 49 52 49 34 30 47 46 45 60 76 72 68 51 34
PoP 12HR                     10          10          10          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.03
Rain Shwrs                                                       SC SC IS IS
Tstms                                                            SC SC IS IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     2
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           1700  1700  1100   800  1300  1700   800   800  1500  2700
T Wind Dir              S    SE    SE     S     S     S     S     S    NW     N
T Wind Spd             17    21    24    24    27    28    27    23    19    31


Date               Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17
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            56    66      57    67      61    70      65    72
Temp          59   56 64 63 59   57 66 66 62   61 69 69 66   65 71 70
Dewpt         46   42 41 44 45   50 53 54 58   59 63 64 65   63 65 66
Max/Min RH         66    43      77    61      95    80      98    81
RH            62   59 44 49 61   77 64 66 86   95 81 86 98   95 83 86
Pwind Dir           N    NE      NE    NE       E     E      SE     S
Wind Char         15>   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   FW SC SC B1   B2 B2 OV OV   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR           10    10      10    30      40    50      40    50
Rain Shwrs                          SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
Tstms                                             SC SC         SC SC

$$

TXZ234-272215-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
337 AM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

Date             Mon 02/27/17            Tue 02/28/17            Wed 03/01/17
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                      82          68          84          67          79
Temp             66 71 80 81 74 70 70 69 69 73 82 84 80 72 70 68 67 71 77 79 70
Dewpt            65 67 68 67 68 68 69 69 69 69 68 67 68 69 69 68 66 61 55 49 44
Min/Max RH                   61         100          56         100          35
RH               96 88 65 63 79 95 97100100 88 62 58 68 90 98100 98 70 47 35 38
Wind Dir          S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N
Wind Spd          5  6 11 12 11  8  8  8  9 11 13 14 12 11 10  6  6 10 16 14 12
Heat Index             83 84                   85 86
Clouds           B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)        62 57 55 58 44 59 61 63 66 70 46 45 56 55 54 66 79 65 52 45 38
PoP 12HR                     10          10          10          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.01        0.02
Rain Shwrs                               IS IS                IS SC SC
Tstms                                                         IS SC SC
Obvis             F                                           PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2200  3600  2000   900  2300  2800  1600  1300  5100  4700
T Wind Dir              S     S    SE     S     S     S     S    SW    NW     N
T Wind Spd             17    23    21    20    26    26    19    12    20    25


Date               Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17
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            48    67      49    67      55    69      61    75
Temp          54   48 64 62 52   49 64 64 57   55 67 67 63   61 73 72
Dewpt         37   31 33 36 38   39 45 47 50   53 59 60 63   61 65 66
Max/Min RH         52    30      68    48      93    72     100    73
RH            51   51 31 38 57   68 50 55 77   92 75 79100  100 77 82
Pwind Dir           N    NE      NE     E       E     E      SE    SE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   OV OV OV OV   OV OV B2
PoP 12HR            5     5      10    20      20    50      40    50
Rain Shwrs                          IS IS IS   IS SC SC SC   SC SC SC
Tstms                                             SC SC         SC SC

$$

TXZ241-272215-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
337 AM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

Date             Mon 02/27/17            Tue 02/28/17            Wed 03/01/17
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          68          92          66          83
Temp             65 72 85 89 81 73 71 69 68 75 87 92 85 74 71 68 66 73 80 83 74
Dewpt            64 67 66 63 63 68 69 69 67 67 64 62 64 66 67 68 66 60 53 47 42
Min/Max RH                   42         100          37         100          29
RH               94 87 55 42 54 84 93100 98 77 47 37 48 75 87 98100 66 40 29 31
Wind Dir          S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SW NW  N  N  N
Wind Spd          5  6  8  9 12  9  9  9  9 11 14 13 11 11 10  6  6 10 16 16 13
Heat Index             87    83                89    87
Clouds           B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
Clouds(%)        58 60 45 30 26 31 35 62 66 49 35 31 39 39 40 54 68 58 49 41 33
PoP 12HR                     10           5          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
Rain Shwrs                                                       IS IS
Tstms                                                            IS IS
Obvis            PF                                           PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     1
Haines                  4     5     4     4     4     5     5     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2100  3800  2200  1200  2400  4400  3400  1400  4800  4700
T Wind Dir              S    SE    SE     S     S     S    SE     S    NW     N
T Wind Spd             17    18    24    23    24    21    18    12    20    26


Date               Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17
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            51    70      52    69      57    73      62    79
Temp          57   51 67 65 56   52 66 66 60   57 71 70 64   62 76 74
Dewpt         37   31 29 33 40   41 47 51 54   56 60 63 64   61 64 64
Max/Min RH         48    23      66    50      96    68     100    62
RH            47   46 24 30 56   66 51 59 82   96 70 78 99   98 67 70
Pwind Dir          NE    NE      NE    NE      NE     E      SE    SE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW SC SC B1   B2 B2 OV OV   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B2
PoP 12HR            0    10      10    30      40    50      40    30
Rain Shwrs                          SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
Tstms                                             SC SC         SC SC

$$

TXZ229-272215-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
337 AM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

Date             Mon 02/27/17            Tue 02/28/17            Wed 03/01/17
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                      90          66          92          63          82
Temp             62 66 81 90 87 77 71 68 67 72 83 92 84 72 68 65 63 70 79 82 73
Dewpt            61 63 62 59 55 61 65 64 65 66 64 60 56 58 59 60 57 46 35 31 31
Min/Max RH                   32          93          33          84          16
RH               96 90 53 36 34 58 80 88 93 80 54 35 39 62 71 82 80 42 20 16 21
Wind Dir         SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  E  N  N  N  N NE
Wind Spd          4  4  3  3  5  6  8  6  5  6  8  6  3  5  8  5  5 11 13 12 11
Clouds           B1 B1 SC FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)        57 52 31 12  9 14 31 56 59 68 52 38 41 36 31 41 51 43 36 34 33
PoP 12HR                      5           0          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis            PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     5     5     4     4     5     5     5     5     5
Mixing Hgt           1700  4000  2700   800  2000  3800  2500   200  4400  4500
T Wind Dir              S    SE    SE    SE     S     S    SE    NE     N    NE
T Wind Spd             10     8    18    17    14     8    11    10    20    21


Date               Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17
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            49    70      48    68      52    70      57    79
Temp          55   49 67 64 52   48 65 64 55   52 67 66 60   57 75 73
Dewpt         33   26 20 24 32   35 37 42 46   48 53 56 58   57 60 58
Max/Min RH         44    15      61    34      88    59     100    51
RH            43   40 17 22 47   61 35 44 71   88 61 70 95  100 59 60
Pwind Dir          NE    NE       E     E       E     E       E    SE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B1
PoP 12HR            0    10      10    20      20    30      30    20
Rain Shwrs                          IS IS IS   IS SC SC SC   SC IS IS
Tstms                                             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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