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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices...UPDATED
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
1113 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

TXZ245-301015-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
1113 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

Date           04/29/17      Sun 04/30/17            Mon 05/01/17            Tue
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      64          77          60          82          69
Temp                   76 71 65 66 74 77 73 66 64 62 61 76 82 82 77 73 71 70 70
Dewpt                  69 60 55 52 49 48 48 50 51 53 55 56 57 58 60 62 64 65 66
Max/Min RH                   80          36          85          43          90
RH                     79 67 71 62 41 36 41 55 62 73 81 50 43 45 55 70 79 86 88
Wind Dir                W  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd               18 20 13 14 12 10  8  5  5  5  5  8  9 10 11 10 10  9  9
Clouds                 OV OV SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)              91 92 39 11  0  5  3  3  2  4  0  0  0  1  2  8 14 18 22
PoP 12HR                     60           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.07           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs             NM NM
Tstms                  NM NM
LAL                           4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                        4     4     5     5     5     5     5     5     4
Mixing Hgt                 1900  3500  4600  3600   300  3700  3400  1400   900
T Wind Dir                    N     N     N    NE    SE     S     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd                   28    25    17    10    10    14    14    17    14
Wind                    Y


Date           05/02 Wed 05/03/17 Thu 05/04/17 Fri 05/05/17 Sat 05/06/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            82      75      85      64      79      61      80      64      80
Temp          82 78 76 75 79 81 73 65 75 75 67 61 79 77 69 65 80 77
Dewpt         67 72 74 74 74 72 68 57 53 53 53 53 50 54 55 56 55 58
Min/Max RH         60      98      69      83      40      77      36      76      42
RH            60 81 93 98 83 74 83 77 47 47 61 74 37 45 60 75 42 52
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       S      NE       N      NE       N      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
PoP 12HR           10      30      40      50      10       0       0       0       0
Rain Shwrs          SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms                     SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ231-301015-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
1113 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

Date           04/29/17      Sun 04/30/17            Mon 05/01/17            Tue
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      61          82          53          90          63
Temp                   71 68 61 66 76 82 78 63 59 56 54 75 87 90 84 69 66 64 64
Dewpt                  57 53 49 43 39 37 37 40 44 47 48 50 49 48 49 55 62 63 62
Max/Min RH                   71          20          85          24          99
RH                     61 59 64 44 27 20 23 44 59 73 81 42 28 24 30 61 88 96 94
Wind Dir                N  N NW  N NW NW  N NE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd               19 16 10 11 10  9  6  3  1  1  4  6  9 10 11 10  8  6  5
Clouds                 B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)              78 67 29  6  6  3  1  1  1  5  0  0  0  1  2  9 16 25 33
PoP 12HR                     30           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.10           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs             SC SC
Tstms                  SC SC
LAL                           3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                        4     5     6     6     5     5     6     6     4
Mixing Hgt                 1600  4500  5500  4200   100  6000  7500  3400   500
T Wind Dir                    N    NW    NW     E     S     S     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd                   25    19    14     5     3    16    16    14     6
Wind                    Y


Date           05/02 Wed 05/03/17 Thu 05/04/17 Fri 05/05/17 Sat 05/06/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            91      73      91      63      81      55      86      59      87
Temp          88 85 75 74 89 83 74 63 77 79 61 56 83 84 65 60 83 82
Dewpt         62 68 73 73 70 68 63 52 46 45 49 50 46 49 51 54 50 54
Min/Max RH         42     100      49      72      27      84      26      83      29
RH            44 58 96 99 54 63 70 67 34 30 64 80 28 30 62 81 32 38
Pwind Dir          SE      SE      SE      NE       N       E       E      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            5      20      30      40      10       0       0       0       0
Rain Shwrs          IS IS SC SC SC SC
Tstms                     SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ247-301015-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
1113 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

Date           04/29/17      Sun 04/30/17            Mon 05/01/17            Tue
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      66          76          64          81          72
Temp                   77 72 67 68 74 76 73 68 68 66 65 77 81 80 77 74 74 73 72
Dewpt                  71 62 56 53 51 50 49 51 52 55 57 57 58 60 61 63 65 66 67
Max/Min RH                   85          40          77          47          83
RH                     84 71 69 60 44 40 44 54 58 67 74 52 47 51 58 68 75 79 82
Wind Dir               SW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd               17 21 16 17 13 11  9  6  6  6  8  8  9 11 12 12 12 12 11
Clouds                 OV OV SC FW CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)              89 90 39 13  0  6  3  2  1  3  0  0  0  1  2  9 15 19 24
PoP 12HR                     50           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.08           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs             SC SC
Tstms                  SC SC
LAL                           3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                        4     4     5     5     5     4     5     5     4
Mixing Hgt                 2100  3300  4400  4100  3000  2600  2200  1800  2000
T Wind Dir                    N     N     N    NE    SE     S     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd                   32    27    19    12    12    14    14    20    17
Wind                    Y


Date           05/02 Wed 05/03/17 Thu 05/04/17 Fri 05/05/17 Sat 05/06/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            80      76      81      67      79      65      79      68      79
Temp          80 77 77 77 78 79 74 67 75 75 70 65 78 77 72 68 79 77
Dewpt         68 72 74 74 75 72 70 58 55 54 54 54 51 54 56 57 56 59
Min/Max RH         66      94      79      87      42      70      38      68      46
RH            66 84 92 93 90 81 87 74 49 49 57 69 39 46 56 68 46 53
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       S      NE       N      NE      NE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
PoP 12HR            5      30      40      50      10       0       0       0       0
Rain Shwrs          SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms                     SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ234-301015-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
1113 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

Date           04/29/17      Sun 04/30/17            Mon 05/01/17            Tue
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      61          78          53          84          64
Temp                   72 67 61 63 73 78 74 62 58 56 54 73 82 84 78 68 66 65 65
Dewpt                  64 57 53 51 47 46 46 48 49 51 52 54 55 55 55 58 62 63 63
Max/Min RH                   85          32          96          36          99
RH                     75 70 75 65 40 32 37 61 72 82 91 52 39 37 46 72 86 92 96
Wind Dir                N  N  N  N NW NW  N  E  E SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd               18 18 10 12 11  9  6  4  3  2  4  6  9 10 10  8  6  5  5
Clouds                 OV OV SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)              90 92 47 10  4  4  3  4  6  6  0  0  0  1  1  6 11 16 21
PoP 12HR                     60           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.14           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs             NM NM
Tstms                  NM NM
LAL                           4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                        2     4     5     5     5     5     5     4     4
Mixing Hgt                 1300  3500  4600  3600   100  4800  4900  1000   100
T Wind Dir                    N     N     N     E    SE     S     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd                   24    20    14     8     5    14    16     6     4
Wind                    Y


Date           05/02 Wed 05/03/17 Thu 05/04/17 Fri 05/05/17 Sat 05/06/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            85      73      86      62      79      54      82      58      83
Temp          85 79 74 74 85 82 68 62 76 75 59 56 80 78 62 59 80 79
Dewpt         64 70 72 72 73 70 63 54 51 50 50 50 49 52 52 54 52 56
Min/Max RH         49      98      62      83      37      86      32      86      37
RH            49 73 92 96 67 67 83 74 42 42 73 82 34 40 70 83 38 46
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       S      NE       N      NE       N      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
PoP 12HR           10      30      40      40      10       5       0       0       0
Rain Shwrs          SC SC SC SC SC SC
Tstms                     SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ241-301015-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
1113 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

Date           04/29/17      Sun 04/30/17            Mon 05/01/17            Tue
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      64          84          54          90          64
Temp                   74 70 64 68 78 84 80 65 60 57 55 74 86 89 82 70 67 66 65
Dewpt                  62 53 49 44 39 37 36 41 47 50 52 50 50 51 53 57 61 62 62
Max/Min RH                   71          18          93          26          95
RH                     65 56 59 42 24 19 21 41 63 79 89 43 29 27 37 63 82 89 91
Wind Dir                N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd               19 17 11 12 11 10  8  3  2  2  4  6  9 12 13 10  6  5  5
Clouds                 B2 B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC
Clouds(%)              82 60 13  4  0  3  1  1  0  4  0  0  0  1  2 11 20 28 36
PoP 12HR                     20           5           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs             IS IS
Tstms                  IS IS
LAL                           2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                        4     5     6     6     5     5     5     5     4
Mixing Hgt                 1600  4700  5300  3800   100  5200  6400  2200   200
T Wind Dir                    N     N     N     E     S     S     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd                   27    20    17     6     4    14    14     9     4
Wind                    Y


Date           05/02 Wed 05/03/17 Thu 05/04/17 Fri 05/05/17 Sat 05/06/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            90      73      92      65      82      56      87      60      87
Temp          88 84 75 74 89 83 75 66 78 79 62 57 83 83 66 61 84 82
Dewpt         63 70 73 72 70 70 67 55 47 46 50 51 47 50 52 54 52 55
Min/Max RH         43      97      50      78      28      85      27      81      31
RH            44 63 96 96 54 65 78 67 34 31 65 81 29 32 62 78 33 39
Pwind Dir          SE      SE      SE      NE       N       E       E      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            5      10      30      50      10       0       0       0       0
Rain Shwrs                SC SC SC SC
Tstms                     SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ229-301015-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
1113 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

Date           04/29/17      Sun 04/30/17            Mon 05/01/17            Tue
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      59          82          53          92          63
Temp                   72 65 59 66 75 81 80 68 62 56 55 72 85 91 90 78 70 65 63
Dewpt                  46 46 43 40 35 32 30 37 40 42 44 47 47 45 44 49 55 58 58
Max/Min RH                   56          15          70          19          86
RH                     39 50 56 38 24 17 16 32 44 60 66 41 27 20 21 37 59 76 84
Wind Dir                N  N NW NW NW NW  N  E SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd               17 13 10 12 11 10  8  3  2  2  4  8 10 10  9 10 10  8  5
Clouds                 B1 SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC
Clouds(%)              63 45 27  9  6  3  0  0  0  5  0  0  0  1  2  2  3 16 30
PoP 12HR                     20           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs             IS IS
Tstms                  IS IS
LAL                           2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                        5     5     6     6     5     5     6     6     4
Mixing Hgt                 3600  4600  7500  4500   100  6700  8200  4400   300
T Wind Dir                    N    NW    NW     E     S     S     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd                   21    20    17     6     4    18    14    13     6
Wind                    Y


Date           05/02 Wed 05/03/17 Thu 05/04/17 Fri 05/05/17 Sat 05/06/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            93      72      94      62      83      57      88      60      89
Temp          87 90 76 72 86 92 73 62 77 81 65 58 83 86 67 61 84 86
Dewpt         58 61 70 71 67 62 57 49 42 39 44 47 44 42 47 51 47 48
Min/Max RH         32      97      36      64      21      69      20      70      24
RH            37 38 83 95 55 37 57 61 28 22 46 67 25 21 49 69 28 27
Pwind Dir          SE      SE      SE      NE       N       E      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0      10      30      30       5       0       0       0       0
Rain Shwrs                SC SC SC SC
Tstms                     SC SC SC SC

$$

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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