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FOUS54 KCRP 010934
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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
334 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

TXZ245-012215-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
334 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE             SUN 02/01/15            MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15
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                      70          44          52          45          54
TEMP             61 64 69 70 60 51 49 48 45 47 51 52 50 47 46 45 46 46 52 53 52
DEWPT            60 62 62 61 59 51 46 40 34 29 28 29 33 34 36 37 38 40 44 46 49
MIN/MAX RH                   73         100          39          77          74
RH               95 91 80 73 99100 88 76 65 50 42 40 52 61 69 75 75 78 74 76 88
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          6  6  8  4  1 11 21 20 18 16 11  8  5  4  3  3  4  5  5  5  8
CLOUDS           OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)        89 88 88 81 74 69 64 48 32 39 46 56 66 68 84 84 97 96100 99100
POP 12HR                     30          20          10          10          60
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.01           0           0        0.38
RAIN                                                              O  O  L  L  L
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL                     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     3     3     4     4     4     2     2     2     2
MIXING HGT           1800  1800  1600  1000  1800  1700  1000     0  1500  2000
T WIND DIR              S     W     N     N    NE    NE    NE     E     E     E
T WIND SPD             21    14    25    36    27    14    10     9     9    12


DATE               WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15
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    64      52    62      43    57      45    63
TEMP          50   49 61 61 54   52 60 56 46   43 54 54 48   45 59 60
DEWPT         50   49 56 54 52   50 51 45 42   40 41 43 43   43 48 49
MAX/MIN RH        100    81      94    63      90    56      94    63
RH           100  100 85 80 91   94 73 66 86   90 62 68 86   93 68 67
PWIND DIR          NE    NE       N     N       N    NE       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV B2 B2   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           70    50      10    10       5     5       5     5
RAIN           L    L  C  C

$$

TXZ231-012215-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
334 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE             SUN 02/01/15            MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15
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                      75          44          55          42          53
TEMP             59 62 70 75 68 56 49 47 45 46 52 55 51 47 45 44 44 45 49 52 51
DEWPT            58 60 61 60 58 53 43 38 31 26 23 23 29 31 32 33 33 36 41 42 45
MIN/MAX RH                   59          90          29          69          65
RH               95 92 71 60 71 90 79 70 57 45 32 29 42 53 61 67 65 72 73 70 81
WIND DIR          S  S SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE
WIND SPD          4  4  5  4  6 13 16 14 12 11  8  4  3  3  3  3  2  3  4  4  5
CLOUDS           OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)        91 86 82 76 71 66 60 51 42 44 46 56 67 70 85 87 98 98100100100
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          10          60
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0        0.37
RAIN                                                              O  O  L  L  O
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL                     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     3     4     4     4     2     2     2     2
MIXING HGT           2200  3400  3000  1000  1700  1700  1200     0  1100  1700
T WIND DIR             SW    NW     N    NE    NE    NE     E    SE    SE     E
T WIND SPD             13    13    27    33    21     9     6     8     9    11


DATE               WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15
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            47    66      49    64      41    62      42    69
TEMP          49   47 62 61 52   49 61 58 45   41 58 57 46   42 63 64
DEWPT         47   47 54 54 49   49 48 42 40   38 41 41 42   41 49 48
MAX/MIN RH        100    68     100    53      88    47      95    53
RH            94  100 76 78 90  100 63 57 81   88 53 56 85   95 58 56
PWIND DIR           E     E      NE     N       N    NE       E     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           50    30      10     5       5     5       0     0
RAIN           O    O  C  S

$$

TXZ247-012215-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
334 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE             SUN 02/01/15            MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15
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                      68          46          53          47          55
TEMP             62 64 66 68 56 50 49 48 46 48 51 53 50 48 48 48 48 48 53 54 54
DEWPT            60 62 62 61 56 50 48 43 36 32 31 30 32 34 37 38 39 41 44 47 49
MIN/MAX RH                   79         100          41          75          70
RH               94 94 85 79100100 96 81 68 53 45 41 50 58 65 70 72 77 72 75 86
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          8  6  6  4  3 11 24 23 20 18 12 10  6  6  5  5  6  6  6  6 10
CLOUDS           B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)        86 86 86 79 73 72 72 57 43 46 49 60 70 72 88 88 97 97100 99100
POP 12HR                     30          20          10          10          60
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.01           0           0        0.39
RAIN                                                              O  O  L  L  L
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL                     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     3     3     4     4     4     2     2     2     2
MIXING HGT           1800  1800  1700  1100  1800  1700  1100   400  1800  2200
T WIND DIR              S     W     N     N    NE    NE    NE    NE     E     E
T WIND SPD             21    12    23    37    27    14    10    10    10    13


DATE               WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15
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    63      53    61      45    56      48    61
TEMP          53   52 60 60 55   53 59 56 48   45 54 54 50   48 58 59
DEWPT         53   52 56 55 52   51 51 46 44   41 42 44 44   45 48 49
MAX/MIN RH        100    82      94    65      86    58      88    65
RH           100  100 87 83 91   94 75 68 84   86 64 68 81   88 69 69
PWIND DIR          NE    NE       N     N       N    NE       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV B2 B2   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           70    50      10    10       5     5       5     5
RAIN           L    L  C  C

$$

TXZ234-012215-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
334 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE             SUN 02/01/15            MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15
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                      74          41          53          41          53
TEMP             59 64 71 74 64 50 46 43 41 45 51 53 50 45 43 42 42 44 50 52 51
DEWPT            59 61 62 61 58 50 41 36 30 26 25 25 30 30 32 33 33 34 39 42 46
MIN/MAX RH                   63         100          33          70          64
RH               98 90 72 63 82100 82 76 65 48 36 33 45 56 66 69 69 66 64 68 85
WIND DIR          S  S SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E NE
WIND SPD          4  5  9  4  6 13 17 16 14 13  9  6  4  3  2  2  3  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS           OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)        93 93 92 86 79 60 40 31 22 28 35 46 57 59 74 74 92 92100100100
POP 12HR                     30          20           5          10          60
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.01           0           0        0.30
RAIN                                                              O  O  L  L  L
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL                     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     3     4     4     4     2     2     2     2
MIXING HGT           2200  3000  2700   800  1800  1700   900     0  1200  1800
T WIND DIR             SW    NW     N     N     N    NE    NE     E     E     E
T WIND SPD             19    19    31    37    26    13     8     8     8    10


DATE               WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15
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    65      50    61      40    60      41    66
TEMP          49   48 61 61 53   50 58 55 44   40 56 55 45   41 61 62
DEWPT         47   48 56 54 50   49 50 44 40   38 41 43 41   40 49 48
MAX/MIN RH        100    76      96    61      92    50      99    58
RH            93  100 83 79 91   96 72 66 86   92 57 64 88   98 65 62
PWIND DIR          NE     E      NE     N       N    NE       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           60    50      20    10       5     5       0     5
RAIN           L    L  C  C  S

$$

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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