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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
424 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

TXZ245-192215-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
424 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

DATE             THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17
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          60          74          62          78
TEMP             56 59 68 71 68 63 62 61 60 62 71 74 70 66 64 63 62 65 74 78 71
DEWPT            56 56 59 60 60 62 61 61 60 62 65 65 67 65 64 63 61 60 59 55 57
MIN/MAX RH                   67         100          73         100          46
RH              100 92 76 67 79 94 98100100100 82 73 89 99100 99 98 85 60 46 61
WIND DIR          N  N SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W SE
WIND SPD          6  1  2  5  5  6  6  6  4  3  3  6  5  4  4  5  4  4  8  5  5
CLOUDS           OV OV SC SC FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)       100100 43 46 19 10 28 61 61 60 83 78 62 41 32 43 57 42 43 28 19
POP 12HR                     60           5          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.13           0        0.14        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM IS                         SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS                         SC SC IS IS IS IS
OBVIS                                  F  F
LAL                     2     1     1     1     1     3     2     2     1     1
HAINES                  2     4     5     5     4     5     6     6     6     6
MIXING HGT           1500  1500   600   600  1400  1800   900   300  2200  3000
T WIND DIR             NW     S     S     S     S    SE     S     S     W    SW
T WIND SPD              4    10    11    11     5    10     8     9    11    11


DATE               SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17
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    70      51    67      57    73      57    68
TEMP          60   56 66 64 55   51 63 64 59   57 69 68 60   57 65 62
DEWPT         53   42 41 44 41   41 43 48 52   56 60 57 53   47 41 45
MAX/MIN RH         79    38      69    45      98    61      78    40
RH            77   58 40 48 61   69 48 55 78   96 72 68 78   68 41 54
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NW    SW       S     S      NE     N
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW CL CL CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10     0       0     0       0    10      10    10

$$

TXZ231-192215-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
424 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

DATE             THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17
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          56          79          58          82
TEMP             54 59 73 79 71 63 60 57 56 60 73 79 73 63 61 59 58 62 76 82 73
DEWPT            54 55 57 55 56 56 57 56 56 60 63 63 60 60 59 58 55 51 52 43 46
MIN/MAX RH                   44         100          58          96          26
RH              100 89 59 44 60 78 90 96100100 71 58 65 89 93 95 91 66 43 26 38
WIND DIR          N SW SW  W SW SE  S  S  S  W  W SW  S  E  S  S SW  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD          2  2  4  6  3  5  6  5  2  2  3  3  3  4  4  4  3  6  9  9  5
CLOUDS           OV B1 SC SC FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        91 54 31 27  6  8 28 62 60 58 64 48 20 34 31 44 40 48 17 21 14
POP 12HR                     30           5          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0        0.04           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC                            IS IS
TSTMS
OBVIS                                  F  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     5     5     5     4     5     6     6     6     6
MIXING HGT           2300  3800   400   300   800  3300  1300   300  2700 10500
T WIND DIR              W    SW     S     S     W    SW    SE     S     W    SW
T WIND SPD              5     9     9     8     4     6     8     8    12    13


DATE               SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17
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    72      45    74      52    79      51    71
TEMP          60   54 68 63 50   45 67 67 56   52 72 70 57   51 66 63
DEWPT         42   31 34 34 33   34 35 37 41   47 50 48 43   35 30 36
MAX/MIN RH         53    25      65    25      84    36      61    24
RH            52   42 28 34 51   65 31 34 56   83 46 45 61   54 26 36
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NW    SW       S     S       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW CL CL CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   SC FW FW
POP 12HR            5     0       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ247-192215-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
424 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

DATE             THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17
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                      70          62          73          63          75
TEMP             58 60 67 70 67 65 64 63 62 64 70 73 69 67 65 64 63 65 72 75 69
DEWPT            58 57 59 59 61 63 63 63 62 64 65 66 67 66 65 64 63 62 60 56 58
MIN/MAX RH                   70         100          79         100          54
RH              100 90 77 70 80 94 97100100100 85 79 92 96100100 99 88 68 54 68
WIND DIR          N  N SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  W  W SW SE
WIND SPD          6  3  2  5  5  8  8  9  5  3  4  6  6  4  4  6  5  5  8  5  6
CLOUDS           OV OV SC SC FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 OV B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)       100100 43 46 16 10 28 62 62 67 92 85 67 39 31 41 56 38 43 28 15
POP 12HR                     60           5          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.15           0        0.16        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM IS                   IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS                         SC SC IS IS IS IS
OBVIS                                 PF PF
LAL                     2     1     1     1     1     3     2     2     1     1
HAINES                  2     4     5     5     4     5     6     6     6     6
MIXING HGT           1300  1200   800   700  1300  1300   800   400   900   700
T WIND DIR              N     S     S     S    SE    SE     S     S     W    SW
T WIND SPD              5     9    12    13     6    11     9    10    11    11


DATE               SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17
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      55    67      59    71      59    67
TEMP          61   58 67 65 57   55 64 65 60   59 68 67 62   59 65 62
DEWPT         55   44 42 45 43   43 44 49 54   57 61 58 56   49 43 47
MAX/MIN RH         83    40      66    47      97    67      81    44
RH            80   59 41 50 59   66 48 56 79   95 77 72 81   69 44 57
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NW    SW       S     S      NE     N
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW FW CL CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5     0       0     0       5    10      10    10

$$

TXZ234-192215-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
424 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

DATE             THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17
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                      72          57          78          60          79
TEMP             56 59 68 72 67 62 60 58 57 61 73 78 70 64 63 61 60 63 74 79 70
DEWPT            54 55 59 59 59 60 58 57 57 59 62 63 64 63 62 61 60 59 58 53 54
MIN/MAX RH                   64         100          59         100          41
RH               95 88 71 64 76 93 93 95100 94 67 59 82 97 98 99100 86 57 41 56
WIND DIR          N  W SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S SE  S SE SW SW  W  W  W  S
WIND SPD          4  2  3  6  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  5  3  3  4  3  4 10  8  5
CLOUDS           OV B2 SC SC FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)       100 75 47 42 18 10 30 65 62 55 71 65 49 34 32 45 63 57 40 37 25
POP 12HR                     50           5          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.09           0        0.07        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS                         SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            IS                            SC SC IS IS
OBVIS                                  F  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     3     2     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     5     5     5     4     4     6     6     6     6
MIXING HGT           2100  2500   300   500  1200  1800   700   200  3500  3800
T WIND DIR              W    SW     S     S    SW     S     S    SW    SW    SW
T WIND SPD              4    10     9     8     5     8     5     6    10    12


DATE               SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17
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    70      45    70      53    76      53    69
TEMP          58   53 66 62 50   45 64 64 56   53 70 69 58   53 65 61
DEWPT         49   36 39 40 37   37 40 43 46   50 57 54 48   40 37 42
MAX/MIN RH         73    34      73    36      96    52      70    34
RH            70   51 37 44 60   73 41 46 69   91 64 60 68   60 35 50
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NW    SW       S     S       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW FW CL CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10     0       0     0       0    10       5     5

$$

TXZ241-192215-
ALICE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-JIM WELLS COUNTY TX
27.74N  98.03W ELEV. 177 FT
424 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

DATE             THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17
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          57          81          60          84
TEMP             56 60 74 79 72 64 61 59 57 62 76 81 74 65 62 61 60 65 78 84 75
DEWPT            56 57 59 56 58 59 58 58 57 62 65 64 62 62 61 60 58 54 51 44 45
MIN/MAX RH                   46         100          56          99          24
RH              100 88 60 46 61 84 89 97100100 69 56 67 88 95 98 93 68 39 24 34
WIND DIR          N SW SW SW  S SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S SW  W  W  W  S
WIND SPD          3  2  3  5  3  6  5  5  4  3  4  5  4  3  4  4  4  5  8  9  5
HEAT INDEX                                        83
CLOUDS           OV B1 SC SC FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        98 52 31 28 16 10 31 61 63 62 72 64 16 33 31 38 33 39 20 12  7
POP 12HR                     30           5          30          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.05           0        0.06           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC                      SC SC IS IS
TSTMS
OBVIS                                  F  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     5     5     5     4     5     6     6     6     6
MIXING HGT           2000  3400   300   400  1500  4000   900   300  2600 10200
T WIND DIR              W    SW     S     S     S     S    SE     S     W    SW
T WIND SPD              4     9    10     9     6     8     6     8    10    13


DATE               SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17
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    74      47    74      54    81      54    72
TEMP          61   55 69 65 52   47 67 67 58   54 74 72 59   54 68 64
DEWPT         43   33 34 33 33   33 33 38 42   50 52 48 46   39 31 36
MAX/MIN RH         51    23      59    25      86    35      62    23
RH            51   44 27 31 47   59 28 34 56   85 47 43 61   57 25 34
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NW    SW       S     S       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW CL CL CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ229-192215-
LA SALLE COUNTY AIRPORT-LA SALLE COUNTY TX
28.46N  99.22W ELEV. 476 FT
424 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

DATE             THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17
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                      78          54          81          55          83
TEMP             53 58 72 78 70 62 59 56 54 59 75 81 77 64 59 57 55 60 76 83 73
DEWPT            51 52 54 51 51 49 50 51 51 52 53 51 50 50 50 48 46 45 44 39 40
MIN/MAX RH                   39          91          35          73          21
RH               95 80 52 39 50 63 74 83 91 80 47 35 38 60 70 72 72 57 31 21 29
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  W SW  E  S  S  N  E  S SW SW  E SE SW SW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          2  3  5  6  3  4  4  3  2  2  2  3  3  4  3  4  3  5  8 11  9
CLOUDS           B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL FW SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)        69 43 18  8  5  4  4 10 34 36 36 29 12 15 34 50 39 65 15 14 34
POP 12HR                     20           0          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS
TSTMS
OBVIS                                 PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     5     5     5     4     5     6     6     6     6
MIXING HGT           3400  4800   300   100  2900  5100  1000   200  2500 12400
T WIND DIR             SW    SW    SE    SW     E    SW    SE    SW     W     W
T WIND SPD              6    10     8     5     4     4     6     6    10    17


DATE               SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17
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    72      44    74      51    78      50    70
TEMP          59   53 67 63 50   44 67 66 56   51 71 69 55   50 65 62
DEWPT         37   31 29 30 30   32 31 33 36   39 42 40 35   30 27 31
MAX/MIN RH         44    21      60    21      64    28      47    21
RH            43   41 24 28 46   60 27 29 47   63 35 35 46   47 23 31
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    SW      SE     W       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW CL CL CL   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5     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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