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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1248 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

SCZ050-072100-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
1248 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      44          35          57          35          47
TEMP                   42 44 41 40 39 37 35 48 56 56 49 44 40 37 35 39 45 46 42
DEWPT                  33 31 31 30 30 31 31 33 34 36 37 35 33 30 27 25 24 23 23
RH                     70 60 67 67 70 79 85 56 43 47 63 70 76 75 72 57 43 40 46
WIND DIR                N NW NW NW NW  W  W  W SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD               19 18 13 11  9  6  8 12 16 17 12 11 12 12 12 17 18 14 14
WIND GUST              29
CLOUDS                 B2 B1 FW CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     30           0          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                    S
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  C  S  S
WIND                    Y  Y


DATE          WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          29    47      28    48      32    57      40    55
TEMP          35 30 45 41   34 29 45 40   36 34 55 47   41 40 53 48
DEWPT         22 19 19 18   17 16 19 25   26 27 34 37   37 33 34 34
PWIND DIR         W     W       W     W      SW     W       W     N
WIND CHAR        GN    BZ      GN    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW CL   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5       0     0       0     5      10    10

$$
GAZ118-072100-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
1248 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      51          35          59          35          48
TEMP                   48 51 44 42 40 37 35 47 58 58 51 46 41 38 35 40 46 48 41
DEWPT                  31 29 30 31 31 31 31 33 34 35 35 33 31 28 25 24 22 21 21
RH                     51 42 57 65 70 79 85 58 40 42 54 60 67 67 66 52 38 34 44
WIND DIR               NW NW NW  W  W  W  W SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD               17 14  9  6  8  8  6 13 18 18 13 12 13 12 13 18 21 19 17
WIND GUST                                                              32
CLOUDS                 B1 FW CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC FW
POP 12HR                      5           0          20          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN
RAIN SHWRS                                         S


DATE          WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          29    50      28    53      34    62      41    59
TEMP          33 29 48 43   34 28 48 42   37 35 59 52   44 41 57 51
DEWPT         20 19 21 19   18 15 20 26   28 28 37 39   38 34 37 37
PWIND DIR         W     W       W     W      SW     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        GN    BZ      GN    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW CL FW   CL CL CL CL   CL FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     0       0     0       0     5      10    10

$$
SCZ050-072100-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
1248 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      45          37          56          36          47
TEMP                   40 45 42 42 41 39 37 48 55 55 49 45 41 38 36 40 45 46 41
DEWPT                  35 32 31 31 31 32 32 34 35 37 38 36 33 31 28 26 25 24 23
RH                     82 60 65 65 67 76 82 58 47 51 66 70 73 76 72 57 45 42 48
WIND DIR                N NW NW NW NW  W  W  W SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD               21 24 19 14 11 10  9 13 17 19 14 14 16 14 16 18 20 18 18
CLOUDS                 OV B1 FW CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     40           0          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                    C
RAIN SHWRS                                         S  S  S
WIND                    Y  Y


DATE          WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          31    46      30    47      35    55      41    53
TEMP          35 31 44 40   35 31 45 41   38 36 54 48   44 42 52 47
DEWPT         22 20 21 19   19 18 21 25   27 29 35 38   38 35 36 35
PWIND DIR         W     W       W     W       W     W       W     N
WIND CHAR        BZ    BZ      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5       0     0       0     5      10    10

$$
SCZ048-072100-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
1248 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      49          36          58          35          48
TEMP                   46 49 43 42 40 38 36 48 56 57 51 46 42 38 35 39 46 47 43
DEWPT                  32 30 30 32 32 32 31 33 35 36 36 34 31 29 26 24 23 22 21
RH                     58 48 60 67 73 79 82 56 45 45 56 63 65 70 69 54 40 37 41
WIND DIR               NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD               18 17 11  9  9  8  8 12 16 16 12 12 13 12 12 17 19 17 16
CLOUDS                 B2 SC CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     20           0          30          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                    S
RAIN SHWRS                                         S  S  S


DATE          WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          30    48      29    50      34    58      41    56
TEMP          33 30 46 42   35 29 46 40   37 35 56 48   44 41 55 49
DEWPT         21 19 20 19   18 16 20 25   27 28 35 38   38 34 35 36
PWIND DIR         W     W       W     W       W     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        GN    BZ      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL FW FW   FW CL FW CL   CL FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5       0     0       0     5      10    10

$$
SCZ043-072100-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
1248 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      48          34          57          33          46
TEMP                   46 48 42 40 38 36 34 47 56 56 50 44 39 35 33 38 45 45 40
DEWPT                  31 30 30 30 30 30 30 32 34 36 36 33 30 28 26 24 23 22 21
RH                     55 49 62 67 73 79 85 56 43 47 58 65 70 75 75 57 41 40 46
WIND DIR                N NW NW  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD               17 12  8  6  5  5  6 11 13 14 10  9 10 10 10 14 17 14 12
CLOUDS                 B2 SC CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     20           0          40          20           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                    S
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  C  S  S


DATE          WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          28    46      27    49      32    58      39    56
TEMP          33 29 44 39   32 27 45 39   34 33 55 48   42 39 54 48
DEWPT         20 18 18 16   15 14 18 24   25 26 33 37   36 32 33 34
PWIND DIR         W     W       W     W      SW    SW       W     N
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC CL FW FW   FW CL CL CL   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5       0     0       0     5      10    10

$$
GAZ099-072100-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
1248 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
EST 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      55          35          57          34          45
TEMP                   52 55 45 42 39 37 35 48 55 57 51 44 39 36 34 39 44 45 41
DEWPT                  30 29 31 33 33 32 32 34 35 35 34 32 29 27 26 24 23 22 22
RH                     43 37 58 70 79 82 89 58 47 43 52 62 67 69 72 54 43 40 46
WIND DIR               NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD               14 11  5  4  5  5  5 13 18 19 12 11 12 10 11 16 19 19 14
CLOUDS                 FW CL CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR                      0           0          30          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  C


DATE          WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
EST 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          29    48      28    52      33    61      40    59
TEMP          35 29 46 41   33 28 47 42   36 34 57 51   44 41 56 49
DEWPT         19 18 18 17   17 14 19 26   28 29 36 39   37 33 36 36
PWIND DIR         W     W       W     W      SW     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        GN    BZ      GN    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW FW   CL CL CL CL   CL FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     0       0     0       0     0      10    10

$$

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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