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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
622 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SCZ050-100230-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
622 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

DATE             TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            THU 02/11/16
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                      47          28          46          25          51
TEMP             38 40 45 47 41 36 33 30 29 37 44 44 36 32 30 28 27 38 48 50 43
DEWPT            27 25 22 20 22 23 21 20 19 18 15 14 17 17 16 15 15 16 17 21 26
RH               64 55 40 34 46 59 61 66 66 46 30 29 45 53 55 58 60 40 29 31 51
WIND DIR          W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD         12 20 21 21 13 11 12 12 12 17 20 21 14 12 11  8  8 10 10  9  5
WIND GUST           31 32 32                27 31 32
CLOUDS           CL SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
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          34    53      36    51      24    42      28    51
TEMP          38 35 51 45   40 37 49 39   30 25 40 36   31 29 48 46
DEWPT         27 28 36 35   34 33 29 23   15  8 10 13   20 27 36 37
PWIND DIR         W    NW       W    NW       N    NE      NE    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B1 B1   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC B1 B2
POP 12HR          5    10       5     0       0     0       0    20
RAIN SHWRS                                                     S  S

$$
GAZ118-100230-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
622 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

DATE             TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            THU 02/11/16
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          28          47          26          53
TEMP             36 40 47 47 42 36 33 30 29 38 45 45 37 33 30 28 27 40 50 52 46
DEWPT            28 26 23 19 22 22 20 19 19 17 14 13 16 17 17 17 17 16 20 24 31
RH               72 57 38 32 44 56 58 63 66 42 28 27 42 51 58 63 65 37 30 33 55
WIND DIR          W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW
WIND SPD         10 19 24 21 14 11 11 12 14 19 21 23 13 10 10  6  6  9  9 10  6
WIND GUST           29 34 32                29 32 33
CLOUDS           CL SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
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          38    56      40    53      27    44      31    53
TEMP          41 39 54 49   44 41 52 41   33 28 42 38   34 32 51 47
DEWPT         31 32 39 39   38 34 30 26   17 11 13 19   22 28 37 39
PWIND DIR         W     W       W    NW       N    NE      NE     S
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B1 B1   SC SC SC FW   FW CL FW SC   SC SC B1 B2
POP 12HR          5    10       5     0       0     0       0    20
RAIN SHWRS                                                     S  S

$$
SCZ050-100230-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
622 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

DATE             TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            THU 02/11/16
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                      47          29          46          30          48
TEMP             40 42 46 46 41 37 34 31 30 38 44 44 38 34 32 31 30 39 46 47 43
DEWPT            28 27 24 22 24 24 22 21 21 20 17 17 19 19 19 17 17 17 19 21 27
RH               62 55 42 38 50 59 61 66 69 48 33 33 46 54 58 56 58 40 34 35 53
WIND DIR          W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD         18 24 21 23 17 16 16 17 17 20 21 23 18 17 14 11 10 11 10  9  6
WIND GUST                                   31 32 33
CLOUDS           CL SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
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          37    51      40    50      29    41      32    51
TEMP          39 38 50 46   42 40 49 40   33 29 39 37   34 33 49 47
DEWPT         28 30 37 37   36 35 30 25   17 11 13 16   22 28 37 38
PWIND DIR         W    NW       W    NW       N    NE      NE    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    GN      BZ    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC B1   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC B1 B2
POP 12HR          5    10       5     5       0     0       0    20
RAIN SHWRS                                                     S  S

$$
SCZ048-100230-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
622 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

DATE             TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            THU 02/11/16
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                      47          28          46          26          51
TEMP             38 40 46 46 42 36 32 30 29 37 44 44 37 33 31 29 28 39 48 50 45
DEWPT            27 26 23 20 23 23 21 20 20 18 15 14 17 17 18 17 17 16 19 23 29
RH               64 57 40 35 46 59 63 66 69 46 30 29 44 51 58 60 63 39 31 34 53
WIND DIR          W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW
WIND SPD         11 19 23 23 17 14 14 14 13 18 20 21 14 11 11  9  8  9  9  9  5
WIND GUST           29 34 34                28 31 32
CLOUDS           CL SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
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          37    54      39    52      26    43      30    51
TEMP          40 38 52 47   42 40 50 40   32 27 41 37   33 31 49 46
DEWPT         30 32 37 38   37 34 30 26   18 11 13 17   22 28 37 38
PWIND DIR         W     W       W    NW       N    NE      NE    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B1 B1   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC B1 B2
POP 12HR          5    10       5     0       0     0       0    20
RAIN SHWRS                                                     S  S

$$
SCZ043-100230-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
622 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

DATE             TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            THU 02/11/16
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                      47          27          46          25          51
TEMP             36 40 46 46 41 35 32 29 28 37 44 44 36 32 29 27 26 38 48 49 42
DEWPT            25 24 22 20 22 22 20 19 19 17 13 12 14 15 15 15 15 15 17 21 26
RH               64 52 38 35 46 59 61 66 68 44 28 27 40 49 55 60 62 38 29 33 53
WIND DIR          W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD         10 18 21 20 12 10 11 10 10 16 19 20 12 10  8  5  6  9  9  9  4
WIND GUST           28    31                26 29 31
CLOUDS           CL B1 B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
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          32    52      35    51      23    42      25    51
TEMP          36 33 50 44   39 36 49 38   29 24 40 34   29 26 48 45
DEWPT         27 26 34 33   33 31 27 22   13  7  7 11   17 25 35 36
PWIND DIR         W    NW       W    NW       N    NE      NE    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   SC SC SC FW   FW CL FW SC   SC SC B1 B2
POP 12HR          5    10       5     0       0     0       0    20
RAIN SHWRS                                                     S  S

$$
GAZ099-100230-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
622 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

DATE             TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            THU 02/11/16
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                      46          28          46          26          54
TEMP             36 41 45 45 40 36 33 30 29 37 44 44 37 33 30 28 27 40 51 52 45
DEWPT            28 25 22 20 22 22 20 19 20 17 13 12 16 17 17 17 18 16 22 26 32
RH               72 52 40 36 48 56 58 63 69 44 28 27 42 51 58 63 68 37 32 36 60
WIND DIR          W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          8 19 23 21 13 10 11 11 12 18 20 20 10  6  6  4  4  8 10 11  5
WIND GUST           31 34 32                28 31 31
CLOUDS           FW B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00


DATE          FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
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          35    55      38    52      25    43      29    51
TEMP          39 36 53 47   42 39 50 40   31 26 41 37   32 30 49 46
DEWPT         30 30 36 38   36 33 28 23   15 10  9 15   19 26 36 38
PWIND DIR        NW    NW       W    NW       N    NE       E     S
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW CL FW SC   SC SC B1 B2
POP 12HR          5    10       5     0       0     0       0    20
RAIN SHWRS                                                     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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