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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
816 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

TXZ245-042215-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
816 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

DATE             SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16            TUE 12/06/16
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                      59          55          65          55          71
TEMP                57 59 59 57 56 56 55 55 57 63 65 60 58 57 56 56 61 70 71 65
DEWPT               56 55 56 56 56 56 55 55 55 55 54 53 53 52 52 52 53 55 57 59
MIN/MAX RH                   88         100          67          90          58
RH                  94 90 90 95100100100 99 91 74 67 79 83 85 87 89 77 58 62 81
WIND DIR             N  N NE  N NE  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD            11 12 12 13 12 11 13 13 10 11 11 11  8  5  4  5  6  8  6  5
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW
CLOUDS(%)          100100100100100100 97100 94 55 42 31 21 11  7  4  4  5  6  7
POP 12HR                     80          80          50           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.72        1.31        0.05           0           0
RAIN SHWRS           O  O  O  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC
LAL                           2     2     2     2     3     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        2     2     3     3     4     4     5     5     5
MIXING HGT                 1000   800  1000  2300  3900  1600   400  1800  2400
T WIND DIR                   NE    NE     N    NW    NW     W     W    SW    SW
T WIND SPD                   23    21    24    20    20    13     9    12    11


DATE               WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16
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    72      46    52      38    53      45    64
TEMP          60   58 71 59 50   46 51 45 40   38 53 49 47   46 63 60
DEWPT         58   56 62 59 50   44 37 35 32   32 33 38 43   46 54 57
MAX/MIN RH         96    74     100    55      77    47     100    74
RH            93   95 74100100   92 58 67 72   76 47 64 88  100 74 90
PWIND DIR           S    SE      NE     N       N    NE      SE     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC B1 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5    20      30    10       5     5      10    20
RAIN SHWRS            IS IS SC   SC                             IS IS

$$

TXZ231-042215-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
816 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

DATE             SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16            TUE 12/06/16
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                      55          52          64          47          75
TEMP                52 55 55 54 53 52 52 52 54 62 64 56 51 47 48 49 53 69 75 63
DEWPT               52 52 52 52 52 51 51 50 50 51 52 51 49 47 47 47 50 54 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   84          97          65         100          50
RH                 100 91 89 93 96 94 97 94 85 68 65 83 92100 95 93 91 59 50 73
WIND DIR             N  N NE NE NE  N NE NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  S SE
WIND SPD            10 10 10 11  9  6 10  9  9 10 10  6  4  3  4  4  5  5  4  3
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW
CLOUDS(%)          100100100100100100 94100 83 42 37 17 13  9  5  1  2  3  5  7
POP 12HR                     80          80          30           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.52        0.45        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS           O NM NM  O  O  O  O SC SC
TSTMS               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                           2     2     2     2     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        2     2     2     4     4     5     5     5     5
MIXING HGT                 1400  1400  1400  4000  4600  1400   300  2100  3400
T WIND DIR                   NE     N     N    NW    NW     W     W    SW     S
T WIND SPD                   19    14    17    16    17     9     6    10     8


DATE               WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16
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            50    73      42    49      33    50      36    58
TEMP          51   52 68 58 42   42 48 42 33   34 47 44 37   38 54 54
DEWPT         51   50 59 58 42   36 29 27 23   22 22 27 29   36 46 50
MAX/MIN RH        100    66     100    43      65    35     100    70
RH           100   94 74100100   77 47 57 65   59 36 52 75   92 74 87
PWIND DIR          SE    SE      NE     N       N    NE      NE    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B1
POP 12HR            5    20      20     5       5     5      10    20
RAIN SHWRS            IS IS IS   IS                             IS IS

$$

TXZ247-042215-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
816 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

DATE             SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16            TUE 12/06/16
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                      62          57          65          59          70
TEMP                60 62 62 60 59 58 58 57 59 64 65 63 62 61 59 60 63 70 70 67
DEWPT               59 58 58 58 59 58 58 56 56 55 54 54 54 53 54 54 54 55 58 60
MIN/MAX RH                   79         100          67          85          60
RH                  95 88 88 92100100100 96 88 74 67 74 75 77 82 82 74 60 66 77
WIND DIR             N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NW  W  W NW  W  W  W SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD            14 18 17 16 16 13 14 16 12 13 13 12 11  8  6  6  8  9  8  6
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)          100100100100100 99 96100 93 58 38 30 20 11  8  5  6  7  7  7
POP 12HR                     80          80          50           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.81        1.28        0.04           0           0
RAIN SHWRS           O  O  O  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC
LAL                           2     2     2     2     3     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        2     2     2     2     4     4     5     5     5
MIXING HGT                 1200  1200  1200  2200  3600  2400   900  1500  1700
T WIND DIR                   NE    NE     N    NW    NW    NW     W    SW    SW
T WIND SPD                   27    26    26    24    23    18    11    13    13


DATE               WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16
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            62    72      48    54      42    55      50    65
TEMP          64   63 71 63 56   49 53 49 45   43 54 53 51   51 64 63
DEWPT         60   60 63 62 54   46 40 38 35   36 37 41 46   51 55 58
MAX/MIN RH         93    76     100    57      80    51     100    73
RH            85   90 76 96 95   91 60 65 68   76 51 63 82  100 73 85
PWIND DIR           S    SE      NE     N       N    NE      SE     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC B1 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5    20      30    20       5    10      20    20
RAIN SHWRS            IS IS SC   SC IS IS               IS   IS IS IS

$$

TXZ234-042215-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
816 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

DATE             SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16            TUE 12/06/16
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                      56          52          63          49          72
TEMP                52 55 56 54 53 53 52 52 55 61 63 56 51 49 49 50 56 70 71 61
DEWPT               52 52 53 52 53 52 52 52 52 53 53 52 50 48 47 48 51 54 56 55
MIN/MAX RH                   89         100          69          97          55
RH                  99 89 90 93 98 95100 99 90 73 69 86 95 97 95 92 82 56 59 81
WIND DIR             N  N NE  N NE  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD            10 10 10 10 10  8  9 10  8 10 10  8  5  3  4  4  5  6  5  3
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 B1 SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL FW
CLOUDS(%)          100100100100 98100 95100 96 60 52 42 27 12  7  2  2  3  5  6
POP 12HR                     80          80          50           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.52        1.07        0.06           0           0
RAIN SHWRS           O  O  O  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC
LAL                           2     2     2     2     3     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        2     2     2     2     4     4     5     5     5
MIXING HGT                 1100   600   900  2300  4000  1200   200  2100  3000
T WIND DIR                   NE    NE     N    NW    NW     W     W    SW    SW
T WIND SPD                   18    17    17    16    17     9     6    10     9


DATE               WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16
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            51    71      42    49      32    51      38    61
TEMP          51   52 69 56 43   42 49 41 33   33 50 45 39   39 60 56
DEWPT         51   49 59 56 43   37 31 29 24   23 24 31 33   39 50 54
MAX/MIN RH         98    69     100    48      68    36     100    70
RH            98   91 70100100   81 50 62 68   66 36 58 80   99 71 93
PWIND DIR          SE     E       N     N       N    NE       E     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC B1 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5    20      30    10       5     5      10    20
RAIN SHWRS            IS IS SC   SC                             IS IS

$$

TXZ241-042215-
ALICE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-JIM WELLS COUNTY TX
27.74N  98.03W ELEV. 177 FT
816 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

DATE             SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16            TUE 12/06/16
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                      57          52          68          49          76
TEMP                55 57 57 55 54 54 53 52 56 65 68 58 52 49 50 50 56 72 74 65
DEWPT               54 54 54 53 53 52 53 51 51 51 52 51 49 48 47 48 51 55 55 55
MIN/MAX RH                   89          99          56          99          49
RH                  98 90 89 93 97 94 99 95 82 61 56 79 90 97 91 95 83 55 52 72
WIND DIR             N  N NE NE NE  N  N NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  S SE
WIND SPD            10 11 10 10 10  8 11 10 10 12 11  6  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  5
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW
CLOUDS(%)          100100100100100 99 91 87 80 36 30  7  8  9  5  1  3  5  6  8
POP 12HR                     80          80          30           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.34        0.27        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS           O NM NM  O  O NM NM SC SC
TSTMS               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                           2     2     2     2     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        2     2     2     4     4     4     5     5     5
MIXING HGT                 1300  1300  1500  3400  4300  1300   200  2300  3900
T WIND DIR                   NE     N     N    NW    NW     W    SW    SW     S
T WIND SPD                   18    17    18    19    18     8     8    10    10


DATE               WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16
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      44    52      35    52      40    63
TEMP          54   54 71 59 44   44 50 44 35   36 50 46 40   40 59 57
DEWPT         54   54 61 59 44   38 30 29 24   23 23 30 33   38 47 52
MAX/MIN RH        100    66     100    42      63    34     100    61
RH           100  100 71100100   80 46 57 63   59 35 53 77   93 65 85
PWIND DIR          SE    SE      NE     N       N    NE      NE    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR            5    20      20    10       5     5      10    20
RAIN SHWRS            IS IS IS   IS                             IS IS

$$

TXZ229-042215-
LA SALLE COUNTY AIRPORT-LA SALLE COUNTY TX
28.46N  99.22W ELEV. 476 FT
816 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

DATE             SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16            TUE 12/06/16
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                      56          50          64          47          74
TEMP                56 56 55 53 52 51 51 50 53 62 64 59 54 51 48 47 54 68 74 68
DEWPT               51 51 52 51 51 50 49 48 49 49 50 50 48 47 46 47 49 52 52 51
MIN/MAX RH                   83          98          60         100          45
RH                  83 85 87 93 98 96 94 93 84 64 60 70 81 86 91 98 83 57 45 54
WIND DIR             N NE NE  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  S  E
WIND SPD             8 11 10  6  8  6  5  6  9  9 11  5  4  3  4  4  4  4  3  2
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW
CLOUDS(%)          100100100100 99 99 92 91 74 47 33  9  8  8  4  1  1  1  4  7
POP 12HR                     80          80          20           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.53        0.33        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS           O  O  O  O  O  O  O IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                           2     2     2     2     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        2     2     2     2     3     5     5     5     5
MIXING HGT                 1800  1500  1900  4100  4600  1200   200  1800  2700
T WIND DIR                   NE     N    NW    NW     W     W    SW    SW     S
T WIND SPD                   16    12    11    14    16     6     8     8     5


DATE               WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16
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            50    69      42    50      34    50      37    59
TEMP          56   51 64 61 48   42 48 46 38   34 46 46 40   37 54 55
DEWPT         49   49 55 53 44   35 27 27 22   21 21 25 26   34 44 46
MAX/MIN RH         99    63      93    40      60    33     100    62
RH            78   92 73 76 86   75 44 47 53   59 36 43 57   90 71 72
PWIND DIR           E     E      NE     N      NE     E       E     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            5    10      10     5       5     5      10     5

$$

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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