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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
321 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

TXZ245-082215-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
321 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

DATE             MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16
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                      65          40          64          45          70
TEMP             45 48 59 65 58 50 46 43 40 49 60 64 59 53 52 49 46 53 65 70 65
DEWPT            44 34 27 25 29 29 29 29 29 29 28 32 38 37 43 41 41 41 43 44 46
MIN/MAX RH                   22          66          28          84          40
RH               96 58 30 22 32 45 50 56 66 46 30 31 45 55 73 75 82 63 46 40 51
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W NW  N NW  W  S  S SW SW  W  W NW SW SE
WIND SPD          8 18 18 14  8  4  3  4  5  6  6  4  1  4  4  4  3  3  2  2  6
CLOUDS           SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)        45 45 35 30 26 20 20 20 20 15 10  5  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           2800  3900  1800   200  3000  4600  3500  1500  4100  4000
T WIND DIR              N     N    NW    NW    NW     W    SW     W    NW    SW
T WIND SPD             20    20    10     6    11     8     5     8     4     8
RED FLAG             W  W  W


DATE               THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16
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            53    73      58    72      54    69      52    71
TEMP          58   53 69 69 63   58 69 67 60   55 67 65 58   53 67 67
DEWPT         52   50 54 56 57   57 58 58 58   55 56 54 54   53 56 56
MAX/MIN RH         93    55      97    63     100    60     100    60
RH            79   89 59 64 81   95 69 74 92  100 70 69 88  100 67 68
PWIND DIR           S     S       S     S      SE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL   CL CL CL CL   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ231-082215-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
321 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

DATE             MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16
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                      68          37          71          42          78
TEMP             44 53 63 68 62 48 43 40 38 52 65 71 64 52 48 45 43 51 71 78 72
DEWPT            37 30 22 21 22 24 24 24 23 26 24 25 28 26 31 32 33 33 34 33 34
MIN/MAX RH                   17          57          18          69          19
RH               76 42 21 17 21 38 47 52 56 36 21 18 25 37 53 60 67 50 26 19 24
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W NW NW NW  N  S  S SW NW  W  W  W SE
WIND SPD         11 16 14 11  5  2  1  2  2  3  3  4  1  3  4  4  3  2  3  3  3
CLOUDS           SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)        45 45 35 30 26 20 20 20 20 15 10  5  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     5     5     5     5     6     6     5     5     6
MIXING HGT           3800  4800  1500   200  4100  6700  6100  2900  6900  7200
T WIND DIR              N     N     N    NW    NW    NW     W     W     W    SW
T WIND SPD             21    14     4     4     8     5     5     6     5     5
RED FLAG             W  W  W


DATE               THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16
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            49    82      55    80      52    78      50    78
TEMP          55   49 75 76 60   55 75 74 58   53 73 72 56   51 72 73
DEWPT         41   43 45 46 51   53 55 53 56   52 54 50 53   51 54 53
MAX/MIN RH         82    28      96    40     100    39     100    43
RH            61   78 34 34 72   92 49 47 92   96 51 45 91  100 53 50
PWIND DIR           S     S       S     S      SE     E      SE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL   CL CL CL CL   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       5    10

$$

TXZ247-082215-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
321 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

DATE             MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16
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                      65          43          63          49          68
TEMP             52 53 60 65 62 56 51 47 43 50 58 63 59 55 54 52 49 55 65 68 65
DEWPT            48 38 32 30 32 33 34 34 33 32 30 35 40 38 45 43 43 44 45 46 48
MIN/MAX RH                   27          67          33          82          45
RH               88 57 35 27 32 43 51 60 67 48 35 35 49 54 72 73 81 67 49 45 55
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  W  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  S  S
WIND SPD          9 19 19 14 10  6  5  5  6  8  6  3  3  5  5  6  5  4  1  4  6
CLOUDS           SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)        45 45 35 30 26 20 20 20 20 15 10  5  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           2300  3600  2800   500  2500  3600  3300  1700  3600  3500
T WIND DIR              N     N    NW    NW    NW    SW     S    SW     W    SW
T WIND SPD             19    23    13     9    11     9     9    10     5     8
RED FLAG             W  W  W


DATE               THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16
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            56    71      60    71      56    68      54    71
TEMP          61   56 68 68 64   60 69 67 62   56 66 65 60   54 68 67
DEWPT         53   52 55 57 58   58 59 59 59   56 57 55 56   54 56 56
MAX/MIN RH         90    60      95    67     100    64     100    62
RH            77   88 62 69 81   93 70 76 92  100 72 72 88  100 67 69
PWIND DIR           S     S       S     S      SE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL   CL CL CL CL   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ234-082215-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
321 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

DATE             MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16
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                      64          36          65          40          73
TEMP             40 49 58 64 57 46 42 39 36 48 60 65 58 47 45 43 41 50 68 73 66
DEWPT            38 29 24 22 25 27 26 26 25 27 25 28 35 34 36 33 34 35 38 39 42
MIN/MAX RH                   20          65          23          79          29
RH               94 46 26 20 30 47 53 60 64 44 26 25 42 60 69 68 76 55 33 29 42
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N NW NW  W NW NW  N NW NW NW  S SW  W  W NW  N NW SE
WIND SPD          9 17 17 13  6  3  3  4  4  5  6  8  1  4  4  4  3  1  1  1  4
CLOUDS           SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS(%)        45 45 35 30 21 20 20 20 20 15 10  5  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           3200  4700  1400   100  3400  4900  3900  1700  5600  5400
T WIND DIR              N     N    NW    NW    NW    NW     W     W    NW     E
T WIND SPD             19    14     6     6    11     9     5     5     3     5
RED FLAG             W  W  W


DATE               THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16
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            49    76      55    75      51    71      49    72
TEMP          54   50 72 70 59   56 72 68 56   52 68 65 53   49 69 67
DEWPT         47   45 50 53 54   54 58 57 55   52 55 52 53   49 55 55
MAX/MIN RH         90    42      98    55     100    54     100    55
RH            78   84 45 55 83   93 61 67 98  100 63 63 97  100 61 65
PWIND DIR           S     S       S     S      SE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL   CL CL CL FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC FW   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5     5       5    10

$$

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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