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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
324 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

TXZ245-112215-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
324 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

DATE             THU 02/11/16            FRI 02/12/16            SAT 02/13/16
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                      73          56          73          56          69
TEMP             55 59 69 73 68 61 59 57 56 61 70 73 68 61 59 57 56 59 66 69 66
DEWPT            52 52 54 55 57 58 59 57 56 58 58 58 58 58 58 56 55 55 56 56 55
MIN/MAX RH                   55         100          60          99          63
RH               91 78 59 55 67 89 99100100 91 68 60 70 90 98 99 98 88 71 63 69
WIND DIR         SW  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD          9 11 13 14  9  5  5  6  9  9  9  8  8  6  5  3  2  4  8 10 11
CLOUDS           CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         4  5  6  6  6  6  6 12 17 15 13 15 17 20 23 32 40 42 45 47 50
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     5     4     5     4     4     5     5
MIXING HGT           1500  1400   400   300  2400  2100  1500   600  2900  3300
T WIND DIR             SW     S     S     S     S     S     S     E     E     E
T WIND SPD             19    20    16    12    13    12     8     5     8    13


DATE               SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16
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            57    70      59    71      53    69      55    70
TEMP          59   57 68 67 61   59 69 66 56   53 66 65 58   55 67 67
DEWPT         57   57 58 59 60   59 60 55 52   50 51 52 54   53 57 58
MAX/MIN RH        100    67     100    65      90    54      94    66
RH            92  100 71 76 96  100 76 69 85   90 59 62 87   94 71 74
PWIND DIR          SE     S       S     W      NE    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 SC SC   FW FW FW CL   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10    10      20    20       5     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS                  IS   IS IS IS

$$

TXZ231-112215-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
324 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

DATE             THU 02/11/16            FRI 02/12/16            SAT 02/13/16
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                      84          49          82          51          77
TEMP             48 57 76 84 74 60 55 52 49 58 75 82 74 61 57 54 51 58 72 77 71
DEWPT            39 39 40 40 41 46 50 52 49 53 54 53 52 54 56 54 51 52 53 52 52
MIN/MAX RH                   22         100          37         100          42
RH               71 51 27 22 31 58 81100100 85 47 37 46 78 95100100 80 51 42 51
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  E  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD          6  9 11 10  8  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  5  3  3  3  4  6 10 11
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL SC B1 SC CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         0  0  1  1  1  2  2 30 58 32  5 10 14 25 35 42 50 43 36 37 37
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                                 PF PF                   PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     5     4     5     5     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           2900  2500   400   400  3100  2700  2100   800  3500  4200
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S     S    SE    SE     E     E    SE
T WIND SPD             14    12    11    10     6     9     8     6     8    13


DATE               SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16
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            55    79      58    80      48    80      52    81
TEMP          59   55 74 73 62   58 75 71 54   48 74 72 57   52 75 75
DEWPT         56   55 55 57 59   58 58 45 45   46 42 43 49   50 55 55
MAX/MIN RH        100    45     100    36      92    26      96    41
RH            88  100 51 57 92  100 54 39 69   92 32 35 74   96 49 51
PWIND DIR          SE    SE      SE    NW      NE    SE       S    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ247-112215-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
324 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

DATE             THU 02/11/16            FRI 02/12/16            SAT 02/13/16
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                      71          56          71          57          67
TEMP             58 61 68 71 67 61 59 58 56 60 68 71 67 62 60 58 57 60 65 67 65
DEWPT            54 55 56 57 58 58 59 58 56 59 59 59 59 59 59 58 57 57 57 57 56
MIN/MAX RH                   61         100          67          99          70
RH               89 80 65 61 72 91 99100100 94 74 67 75 91 96 98 99 90 76 70 74
WIND DIR         SW  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  E NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD         10 11 13 14 10  6  6  8 10 10  9  8  6  8  6  4  2  4  8 10 11
CLOUDS           CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         4  8 12 10  8  7  6 10 15 14 14 17 20 22 24 30 37 41 46 48 50
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     4     4     5     4     4     5     5
MIXING HGT           1000   900   400   300  1200  1100  1300   500  2100  2100
T WIND DIR             SW     S     S     S     S     S     S     E    NE     E
T WIND SPD             18    18    16    13    13    11     8     5     8    14


DATE               SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16
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            58    69      61    70      55    68      58    69
TEMP          60   58 67 67 62   61 68 66 58   55 66 66 60   58 67 67
DEWPT         58   58 58 60 60   60 61 57 53   51 52 53 55   55 58 59
MAX/MIN RH         98    71      98    69      85    58      91    69
RH            92   98 74 79 93   98 78 73 84   85 63 65 84   91 74 76
PWIND DIR          SE     S       S     W      NE     E       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 SC   FW FW FW CL   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10    10      20    10       5     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS                  IS   IS

$$

TXZ234-112215-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
324 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

DATE             THU 02/11/16            FRI 02/12/16            SAT 02/13/16
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                      79          53          77          51          74
TEMP             48 56 73 79 72 61 58 55 53 59 72 77 70 60 56 53 51 57 69 74 68
DEWPT            46 46 47 49 51 54 56 55 53 56 57 57 56 56 55 53 51 52 54 54 54
MIN/MAX RH                   35         100          50          98          51
RH               93 68 40 35 48 77 95100100 88 60 50 61 87 96 98 98 83 59 51 61
WIND DIR         SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  E NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD          6 11 13 14 11  8  6  6  6  8  8  6  6  3  1  1  3  5  8 10 11
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         2  2  1  1  1  4  8 36 64 39 13 10  7 20 32 39 47 45 44 45 47
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                                 PF PF                   PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     5     5     4     4     5     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           2600  2200   300   300  3500  3000  1900   800  3700  4400
T WIND DIR             SW     S     S     S    SW     S     S     E     E     E
T WIND SPD             17    16    11     9     9     9     3     3     8    12


DATE               SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16
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            54    74      59    75      48    75      51    76
TEMP          58   54 70 70 62   59 72 68 53   48 69 69 56   51 71 71
DEWPT         55   54 56 58 60   59 60 50 47   45 47 48 51   50 55 56
MAX/MIN RH        100    55     100    50      91    37      94    51
RH            91  100 60 66 94  100 66 54 81   91 44 47 82   94 58 61
PWIND DIR          SE     S       S     W      NE    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B2 B2 B1 B2   B2 B1 SC FW   FW FW CL CL   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10    20      20    20       5     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS            IS IS IS   IS IS IS

$$

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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