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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
628 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

SCZ050-250130-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
628 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

DATE             TUE 05/24/16            WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
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                      84          65          88          66          88
TEMP             62 79 83 83 76 70 67 65 69 83 87 87 78 71 67 66 70 84 88 87 80
DEWPT            56 57 56 57 60 62 63 64 63 62 59 60 61 64 64 65 66 63 62 61 64
RH               81 47 40 41 58 76 87 97 81 49 39 40 56 79 90 97 87 49 42 42 58
WIND DIR         NE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE
WIND SPD          2  3  5  9  6  4  2  1  1  5  6 10  6  5  3  3  2  4  6 10  8
CLOUDS           FW FW SC FW CL CL FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          FRI 05/27/16  SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          66    86      68    85      69    85      70    85
TEMP          69 71 86 79   69 71 84 79   71 71 85 78   72 73 85 78
DEWPT         63 64 62 64   66 67 68 69   69 69 69 69   69 69 68 69
PWIND DIR        SE     E      NE     E       E    NE      NE     E
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR          5     5      20    30      30    30      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                   S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                        S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
GAZ118-250130-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
628 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

DATE             TUE 05/24/16            WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
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                      85          65          89          66          89
TEMP             62 80 84 84 77 70 67 65 68 84 88 88 79 71 68 66 70 85 89 87 80
DEWPT            59 58 56 58 60 62 63 64 63 62 59 59 61 64 65 64 65 64 62 61 64
RH               90 47 38 41 56 76 87 97 84 48 38 38 54 79 90 93 84 50 41 42 58
WIND DIR         NE  S  S SE SE  S  S  S SW SW  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  E  E  E SE
WIND SPD          1  4  4 10  6  4  3  2  1  4  5  9  6  3  2  1  2  4  6 10  8
CLOUDS           FW FW SC SC FW CL FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          FRI 05/27/16  SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          66    85      67    86      69    86      69    86
TEMP          69 70 85 78   69 71 86 77   71 70 85 78   72 71 86 78
DEWPT         63 65 63 64   65 66 68 69   69 69 69 69   68 69 69 70
PWIND DIR        SE     E       E    NE      NE    NE      NE     E
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0     5      20    30      30    30      20    30
RAIN SHWRS                   S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS                        S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
SCZ050-250130-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
628 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

DATE             TUE 05/24/16            WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
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                      82          67          85          70          85
TEMP             66 78 81 81 75 71 69 67 71 82 85 84 78 73 71 70 73 83 85 84 79
DEWPT            57 57 57 59 61 63 64 65 64 63 62 63 64 64 65 65 66 64 63 63 65
RH               73 48 44 47 62 76 84 93 79 53 46 49 62 73 81 84 79 53 48 49 62
WIND DIR         NE  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE
WIND SPD          5  4 10 11  9  6  4  2  2  5  9 12  9  9  8  5  3  4 10 12 11
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          FRI 05/27/16  SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          70    82      71    82      71    83      71    83
TEMP          71 72 82 78   71 72 82 78   72 72 82 77   73 73 82 77
DEWPT         64 65 64 65   67 68 69 70   70 70 70 70   69 69 69 69
PWIND DIR        SE     E      NE     E       E    NE       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR          5     5      20    30      30    30      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                   S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                        S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
SCZ048-250130-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
628 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

DATE             TUE 05/24/16            WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
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                      84          66          88          66          88
TEMP             64 78 83 83 76 72 69 66 70 83 87 86 77 71 68 66 70 84 88 86 80
DEWPT            59 59 58 60 62 64 64 65 65 63 62 62 64 65 66 65 66 64 62 61 64
RH               84 52 43 46 62 76 84 97 84 51 43 45 64 81 93 97 87 51 42 43 58
WIND DIR         NE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD          2  4  8 10  5  3  2  2  1  5  5  8  5  4  3  2  2  3  6  9  6
CLOUDS           FW FW SC FW FW CL FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          FRI 05/27/16  SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          67    85      67    85      69    85      70    85
TEMP          70 72 85 78   69 70 84 78   71 70 84 79   73 73 85 77
DEWPT         64 65 62 64   66 67 68 69   69 69 69 69   68 69 69 70
PWIND DIR        SE     E      NE    NE      NE    NE      NE     E
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          5     5      20    30      30    30      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                   S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                        S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
SCZ043-250130-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
628 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

DATE             TUE 05/24/16            WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
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                      85          63          89          63          89
TEMP             59 78 84 84 77 69 65 63 67 82 88 88 78 69 66 63 68 83 88 88 79
DEWPT            56 56 55 56 60 62 63 63 62 61 58 59 61 62 64 63 65 63 61 60 62
RH               90 47 37 38 56 78 93100 84 49 36 38 56 78 93100 90 51 40 39 56
WIND DIR         NE  S SW  S  S  S SW SW  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S NW SE SE SE
WIND SPD          1  3  4  5  5  4  3  2  0  5  5  6  4  2  1  0  1  3  4  5  6
CLOUDS           FW FW SC SC FW FW FW CL CL FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          FRI 05/27/16  SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          65    87      65    86      67    86      68    86
TEMP          67 69 87 80   67 69 85 80   69 70 84 80   71 71 85 78
DEWPT         62 63 60 63   65 66 67 68   68 68 68 68   67 68 68 68
PWIND DIR        SE     E       E     E      NE    NE      NE     E
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR          5     5      10    30      30    30      20    30
RAIN SHWRS                         C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS                              C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
GAZ099-250130-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
628 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

DATE             TUE 05/24/16            WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
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                      87          63          90          63          90
TEMP             59 76 84 87 79 70 66 64 66 82 88 89 81 71 66 63 66 82 88 90 82
DEWPT            57 57 55 55 58 60 61 62 62 62 60 59 62 62 63 62 63 63 62 61 64
RH               93 52 37 34 49 71 84 93 87 51 39 37 53 73 90 97 90 53 42 38 55
WIND DIR          E SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE
WIND SPD          1  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  0  5  4  5  3  2  0  0  1  3  4  5  4
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          FRI 05/27/16  SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          64    89      64    87      67    86      68    86
TEMP          67 68 87 82   65 67 87 80   68 68 85 82   71 70 86 80
DEWPT         63 64 60 63   65 65 66 68   68 68 67 68   67 68 69 70
PWIND DIR        SE     E       E    NE      NE    NE      NE    NE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          5     5      10    20      20    20      20    30
RAIN SHWRS                         S  S    S  S  S  S    S  S  C  C
TSTMS                              S  S    S  S  S  S    S  S  C  C

$$

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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