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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
703 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

SCZ050-021515-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
703 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE           02/01/15      MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15            WED
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      56          63          29          53          33
TEMP                59 60 61 63 59 57 54 48 41 35 32 29 40 50 52 42 38 36 35 35
DEWPT               52 54 55 54 52 41 32 29 25 23 20 18 17 18 20 23 26 28 29 29
RH                  78 81 81 72 78 55 43 47 52 61 61 63 39 28 28 46 62 72 78 78
WIND DIR             S  S SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E NE NE
WIND SPD             9 17 18 21 21 24 24 13 10  6  4  3  5  6  5  1  0  1  0  1
WIND GUST                    32 32 34 34
CLOUDS              B2 OV OV OV OV B2 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR                     80          90           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.09        0.20           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              C  L  D  D  S
TSTMS                         S  S


DATE           02/04  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15  SUN 02/08/15
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          61      44    55      34    45      29    50      33    57
TEMP          57 53   46 45 55 49   43 37 39 40   34 30 48 40   34 34 54 46
DEWPT         38 42   43 41 42 38   30 24 27 28   26 23 31 33   32 32 42 44
PWIND DIR        NE       N     N       N     N       N     N       N     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         10      30    30      20    30      10     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS             C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
GAZ118-021515-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
703 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE           02/01/15      MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15            WED
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      57          62          29          55          34
TEMP                59 60 63 62 59 56 54 48 41 35 32 29 41 51 53 44 40 38 37 37
DEWPT               52 53 54 54 53 41 31 29 26 25 21 20 20 21 23 26 29 31 31 31
RH                  78 78 72 75 80 57 41 47 55 66 63 69 42 30 31 49 64 76 79 79
WIND DIR             S  S SW SW  W  W NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E NE NE
WIND SPD             8 14 17 17 18 24 24 11  9  6  3  2  5  6  5  0  0  0  0  0
WIND GUST                          34 34
CLOUDS              B2 OV OV OV OV B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR                     70          90           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.16           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              C  L  D  D  S
TSTMS                         S  S


DATE           02/04  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15  SUN 02/08/15
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          61      44    58      35    47      30    52      34    58
TEMP          58 52   45 45 58 52   42 37 43 39   34 31 50 41   35 35 55 49
DEWPT         39 44   43 42 43 39   32 28 30 29   28 25 30 33   33 32 41 44
PWIND DIR        NE       N     N       N     N       N     N       N     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         10      40    30      30    20       5     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS             C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S

$$
SCZ050-021515-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
703 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE           02/01/15      MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15            WED
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      57          63          33          50          38
TEMP                59 60 61 63 59 57 54 49 43 39 36 33 41 49 50 43 40 39 38 39
DEWPT               53 55 55 55 52 43 33 30 26 24 21 19 18 20 22 25 28 31 31 32
RH                  80 84 81 75 78 59 45 48 51 54 54 56 39 31 33 49 62 73 76 76
WIND DIR             S  S SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E NE NE NE
WIND SPD            13 20 20 24 24 24 24 19 14 10  9  9  8  8  6  5  4  3  2  3
CLOUDS              B2 OV OV OV OV B2 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR                     70          90           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.21           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS           S  C  L  D  D  C
TSTMS                         S  S


DATE           02/04  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15  SUN 02/08/15
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          57      46    55      37    45      32    49      36    56
TEMP          56 53   48 46 54 50   44 38 41 42   36 33 47 41   38 37 54 47
DEWPT         40 44   45 43 42 39   33 28 29 29   29 26 31 34   34 34 41 44
PWIND DIR        NE      NW     N       N     N       N     N       N     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         10      30    30      30    30      10     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS             C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
SCZ048-021515-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
703 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE           02/01/15      MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15            WED
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      56          62          30          52          34
TEMP                58 59 63 62 58 56 54 48 42 36 33 30 40 50 52 43 39 37 37 37
DEWPT               52 53 54 54 52 40 31 29 27 24 21 20 19 20 22 26 29 30 31 31
RH                  80 80 72 75 80 55 41 47 55 61 61 66 42 30 31 51 67 75 79 79
WIND DIR             S  S SW SW  W  W NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E NE NE
WIND SPD             8 14 17 17 19 24 24 13  9  6  4  3  6  6  5  1  0  1  0  0
WIND GUST                          34 34
CLOUDS              B2 OV OV OV OV B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR                     70          90           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.17           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              C  L  D  D  S
TSTMS                         S  S


DATE           02/04  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15  SUN 02/08/15
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          59      45    57      36    46      30    51      34    57
TEMP          57 52   47 46 56 52   43 38 39 40   34 31 48 40   35 35 54 47
DEWPT         39 43   44 42 42 39   33 28 30 30   29 26 30 34   34 33 41 45
PWIND DIR        NE       N     N       N     N       N     N       N     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         10      30    30      30    30      10     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS             C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
SCZ043-021515-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
703 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE           02/01/15      MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15            WED
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      56          60          27          53          31
TEMP                59 59 60 60 58 56 54 47 40 33 30 27 40 51 52 42 37 34 33 33
DEWPT               52 53 54 54 51 39 30 27 25 22 19 19 17 17 19 21 24 26 26 26
RH                  78 80 81 81 77 53 40 45 55 63 63 71 39 26 27 43 59 72 75 75
WIND DIR             S  S SW SW  W  W NW NW NW  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE  E NE
WIND SPD             9 16 14 17 19 24 24 12  6  4  2  1  4  4  4  0  0  0  0  0
WIND GUST                          34 34
CLOUDS              B2 OV OV OV OV B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR                     80          90           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.18           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS           S  L  D  D  D
TSTMS                         S  S


DATE           02/04  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15  SUN 02/08/15
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          61      43    56      34    45      27    51      31    57
TEMP          57 52   45 44 56 49   41 35 38 39   31 28 48 40   33 33 55 46
DEWPT         35 40   41 40 40 36   29 23 25 26   25 21 27 32   31 31 39 42
PWIND DIR        SW      NW     N      NE     N       N    NE      NE     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR          5      30    30      20    10      10     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS             C  C  C  C    S  S

$$
GAZ099-021515-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
703 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE           02/01/15      MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15            WED
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      54          58          29          55          34
TEMP                60 58 57 58 56 54 52 45 38 35 32 29 40 51 54 44 39 36 35 35
DEWPT               50 52 53 53 49 38 29 28 26 25 23 22 20 21 23 26 28 29 29 29
RH                  69 80 86 83 77 54 41 51 62 66 69 75 44 30 30 49 64 75 78 78
WIND DIR             S  S SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW  N  N NE  E  S  E  E SE  E  E
WIND SPD             8 17 17 18 21 23 23 10  6  4  1  1  3  4  3  0  0  0  0  0
WIND GUST                       32 34 34
CLOUDS              B2 OV OV OV OV SC CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR                     80          80           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.20        0.13           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS           C  L  D  D  L
TSTMS                      S  S


DATE           02/04  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15  SUN 02/08/15
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          61      44    57      35    47      30    52      33    58
TEMP          57 52   45 44 55 50   40 36 44 40   33 30 49 42   34 33 54 46
DEWPT         35 42   42 41 42 39   31 26 28 28   27 23 30 34   32 32 41 45
PWIND DIR         S      NW     N      NE     N      NE    NE       E    SW
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 SC   SC FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0      40    30      20    10       5     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS             C  C  C  C    S  S

$$

PRODUCT KEY...

--- CLOUD COVER ---
CODE   PERCENTAGE            SKY COVER DAY/NIGHT
 CL    0 TO <=5 PERCENT      SUNNY/CLEAR
 FW    >5 TO <=25 PERCENT    SUNNY/MOSTLY CLEAR
 SC    >25 TO <=50 PERCENT   PARTLY CLOUDY
 B1    >50 TO <=69 PERCENT   MOSTLY CLOUDY
 B2    >69 TO <=87 PERCENT   MOSTLY CLOUDY
 OV    >87 TO 100 PERCENT    CLOUDY

--- OBSTRUCTIONS TO VISIBILITY ---    --- WEATHER COVERAGE ---
CODE   TYPE                           CODE   QUALIFYING TERM
 F     FOG                             S     SLIGHT
 PF    PATCHY FOG                      C     CHANCE
 F+    DENSE FOG                       L     LIKELY
 PF+   PATCHY DENSE FOG                O     OCCASIONAL
 H     HAZE                            D     DEFINITE
 BS    BLOWING SNOW
 K     SMOKE
 BD    BLOWING DUST
 AF    VOLCANIC ASHFALL

--- EXTENDED WIND FORECAST CHARACTER ---
                           12-HR MAX SUSTAINED
CODE   WIND CHARACTER          WIND SPEED
 LT    LIGHT                   < 8 MPH
 GN    GENTLE                  8-14 MPH
 BZ    BREEZY                  15-22 MPH
 WY    WINDY                   23-30 MPH
 VW    VERY WINDY              31-39 MPH
 SD    STRONG/DAMAGING         >=40 MPH

$$



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