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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
323 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

TXZ245-232215-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
323 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

Date             Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17            Thu 05/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      85          61          84          70          85
Temp          75 72 77 83 85 81 74 71 67 61 69 81 84 79 74 72 71 70 79 84 85 83
Dewpt         71 71 71 70 69 68 67 65 63 59 55 52 53 55 59 62 63 64 66 69 70 71
Min/Max RH                   61          96          34          83          61
RH            89 97 80 66 61 65 79 84 87 96 62 38 34 44 60 70 77 83 66 61 62 69
Wind Dir       N NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       4  5  6  6  6  6  6  8  6  6  6  8  6  5  6  8  8  8 12 16 16 13
Heat Index             88 89 84                                        87 90 88
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     79 81 78 75 81 87 77 68 45 21 12  3  1  0  2  3  4  4 12 21 24 28
PoP 12HR                     30          50           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.21        0.22           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
Tstms         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
LAL                     3     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     3     3     3     5     5     5     5     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2300  3100  2300  1400  4200  5900  1800   300  4100  3700
T Wind Dir             NE    NE     N     N     N     W     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              9     6    20    18    13     8    12    13    23    26


Date          Fri 05/26/17 Sat 05/27/17 Sun 05/28/17 Mon 05/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Min/Max            77      87      79      88      79      87      77      86
Temp          79 77 86 84 80 79 87 85 81 79 87 84 79 77 86 84
Dewpt         73 75 76 77 77 77 76 77 77 77 77 76 76 75 75 74
Max/Min RH         94      72      94      70      93      71      93      69
RH            85 94 73 78 89 94 72 77 89 93 73 77 90 93 71 75
Pwind Dir           S       S       S       S      SE      SE      SE       E
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR            0      10      10       5      10      10      20      30
Rain Shwrs                                        IS IS SC SC
Tstms                                             IS IS SC SC

$$

TXZ231-232215-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
323 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

Date             Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17            Thu 05/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      87          59          87          64          92
Temp          71 70 78 85 87 82 73 67 63 60 69 80 87 81 71 68 66 64 81 90 92 87
Dewpt         70 70 72 73 73 71 69 66 63 60 56 51 50 51 55 58 59 60 64 67 69 70
Min/Max RH                   63         100          28          87          46
RH            95100 83 67 63 70 86 99100100 63 36 28 35 55 68 79 87 56 47 47 57
Wind Dir      NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       4  5  5  5  5  4  5  6  6  6  4  3  3  3  5  6  4  4  9 13 13 12
Heat Index             91 93 86                                        94 98 93
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B1 SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     80 86 83 79 84 88 69 50 38 26 14  2  1  0  1  1  7 13 15 18 18 18
PoP 12HR                     30          50           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.05           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs    IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
Tstms         IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
LAL                     2     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     3     3     4     5     6     6     5     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2600  4000  2900  1600  5400  7100  5000   200  4800  4600
T Wind Dir              E    NE    NE     N     N    NW     S     S     S    SE
T Wind Spd              9     6    23    13    10     6     9     9    17    24


Date          Fri 05/26/17 Sat 05/27/17 Sun 05/28/17 Mon 05/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Min/Max            75      94      77      97      77      96      76      90
Temp          78 75 93 90 80 77 96 92 81 77 94 90 80 76 89 86
Dewpt         73 74 74 75 76 76 73 73 75 76 72 73 75 74 73 72
Max/Min RH         96      52      97      45      96      47      94      56
RH            85 96 53 63 86 97 48 54 84 96 49 58 86 94 59 64
Pwind Dir           S      SE      SE       S      SE      SE      SE       E
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR            0      10      10       5      10      10      30      30
Rain Shwrs                                        SC SC SC SC
Tstms                                             SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ247-232215-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
323 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

Date             Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17            Thu 05/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      84          67          83          74          84
Temp          76 74 79 83 84 81 78 74 71 67 73 81 83 80 76 75 74 74 80 83 84 82
Dewpt         73 72 71 70 69 68 67 66 63 59 56 54 55 57 60 63 64 66 68 69 71 72
Min/Max RH                   62          79          38          77          64
RH            91 93 77 66 62 65 71 75 75 78 55 40 38 46 58 66 72 77 67 64 66 72
Wind Dir       N NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  6  6  8  6  6  9 10  9  8  8  8  8  6  8  9 10 11 13 16 17 17
Heat Index             87 88 84                                        87 89 88
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     76 79 76 74 80 86 79 73 47 21 12  2  1  0  2  4  4  5 14 23 24 26
PoP 12HR                     30          50           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.18        0.22           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
Tstms         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
LAL                     3     3     3     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     3     3     2     5     5     5     5     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2000  2400  1900  1700  3400  4000  1400  1600  2700  2500
T Wind Dir             NE     E     N     N     N    SW     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             12    10    19    24    16     4    14    18    25    29


Date          Fri 05/26/17 Sat 05/27/17 Sun 05/28/17 Mon 05/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Min/Max            79      85      80      86      80      86      78      85
Temp          80 79 85 84 81 80 86 84 81 80 85 84 80 78 85 83
Dewpt         74 76 77 77 77 77 77 77 78 77 78 77 77 75 75 75
Max/Min RH         89      76      91      76      91      77      92      73
RH            84 89 76 81 89 91 77 81 91 90 78 81 91 91 74 77
Pwind Dir           S       S       S       S      SE      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         15>     15>     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1
PoP 12HR            0      10      10       5      10      10      20      30
Rain Shwrs                                        IS IS SC SC
Tstms                                             IS IS SC SC

$$

TXZ234-232215-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
323 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

Date             Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17            Thu 05/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      85          58          86          65          88
Temp          71 69 77 83 85 81 71 65 61 58 67 80 86 79 71 68 66 65 79 87 88 85
Dewpt         68 68 69 70 68 67 65 63 60 57 53 51 52 55 57 59 60 61 63 66 68 69
Min/Max RH                   57         100          31          88          50
RH            90 96 76 63 57 62 83 94 96 97 61 36 32 44 63 72 81 88 59 50 51 60
Wind Dir       N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  5  5  6  5  5  6  8  8  6  6  6  5  4  5  5  3  3  8 12 14 13
Heat Index             87 89 83                                        89 92 89
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     86 85 79 74 82 91 74 56 39 21 12  3  1  0  1  2  6 10 14 18 22 26
PoP 12HR                     40          50           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.23        0.21           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs    IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
Tstms         IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
LAL                     2     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     3     3     4     5     5     5     5     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2400  3700  3000   900  4500  6300  4900   100  5400  4800
T Wind Dir             NE    NE     N     N     N    NW    SW     S     S     S
T Wind Spd              6     5    19    11    10     9     9     6    16    25


Date          Fri 05/26/17 Sat 05/27/17 Sun 05/28/17 Mon 05/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Min/Max            75      90      77      92      77      91      74      87
Temp          77 75 89 86 79 77 91 87 80 77 90 86 77 74 87 83
Dewpt         73 73 73 74 75 76 73 73 75 75 74 73 74 73 73 72
Max/Min RH         94      59      96      54      94      56      94      61
RH            85 94 60 67 86 96 56 63 87 94 58 64 88 94 64 69
Pwind Dir           S       S       S       S       S       S      SE       E
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR            0      10      10      10      10      20      30      30
Rain Shwrs                                  IS IS SC SC SC SC
Tstms                                       IS IS SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ241-232215-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
323 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

Date             Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17            Thu 05/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      89          62          88          66          93
Temp          73 72 80 87 89 83 76 71 67 62 71 83 88 82 72 70 67 66 82 91 93 88
Dewpt         72 71 73 74 73 71 69 67 64 60 55 51 51 53 56 59 60 62 65 68 70 72
Min/Max RH                   60          98          28          87          46
RH            97 99 80 65 60 67 80 88 92 94 56 33 28 36 56 68 78 87 56 47 47 58
Wind Dir      NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       3  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  5  9 13 14 13
Heat Index             95 96 88                                     84 96100 95
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     79 87 83 79 82 85 77 70 51 32 17  2  1  0  1  1 12 23 17 12 22 31
PoP 12HR                     30          50           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.15           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs    IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
Tstms         IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
LAL                     2     3     3     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     2     5     6     6     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           5600  5100  2700  1400  5200  6500  5000   200  4700  4500
T Wind Dir              E     E    NE     N     N    NW    SE     S     S    SE
T Wind Spd              8    11    18    18    14     5    10     9    18    25


Date          Fri 05/26/17 Sat 05/27/17 Sun 05/28/17 Mon 05/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Min/Max            76      96      77      98      77      96      76      92
Temp          79 76 95 91 81 77 96 92 81 77 95 91 80 76 91 87
Dewpt         73 74 74 75 76 76 73 74 76 75 72 74 75 74 74 73
Max/Min RH         94      50      96      46      93      47      94      55
RH            83 94 52 61 85 96 48 57 84 93 48 58 86 94 58 64
Pwind Dir          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       E
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR            0      10      10       5      10      10      30      30
Rain Shwrs                                        SC SC SC SC
Tstms                                             SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ229-232215-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
323 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

Date             Tue 05/23/17            Wed 05/24/17            Thu 05/25/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      87          59          88          66          97
Temp          71 71 78 84 87 83 76 69 63 60 71 81 86 82 73 70 67 66 84 95 97 91
Dewpt         69 68 69 70 70 70 65 60 58 56 52 48 47 48 51 53 55 57 63 67 69 69
Min/Max RH                   57          90          25          74          39
RH            92 92 74 62 57 64 70 74 82 87 50 32 26 31 46 55 64 74 48 41 40 48
Wind Dir      NE  E  E  E NE  N  N  N  N NW SW SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       5  4  3  4  6  9  6  4  3  3  3  3  4  5  5  5  5  5  8 11 12 11
Heat Index             88 92 87                                       100103 96
Clouds        B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     78 82 84 87 86 85 56 27 31 35 19  2  2  2  4  6  9 12 16 20 17 14
PoP 12HR                     30          30           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.01           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs    IS       SC SC SC SC
Tstms         IS       SC SC SC SC
LAL                     1     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  2     3     3     4     5     6     6     4     4     5
Mixing Hgt           1600  2500  2400  2000  4900  5900  4300   100  4200  4600
T Wind Dir              E    NE     N     N    NW     W    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             10     6    21     9     4     3    10    10    16    20


Date          Fri 05/26/17 Sat 05/27/17 Sun 05/28/17 Mon 05/29/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Min/Max            75      99      78     100      77      98      75      91
Temp          79 75 97 93 81 78 98 94 82 77 97 92 80 75 90 86
Dewpt         70 72 72 70 73 74 71 68 71 73 70 67 71 71 71 70
Max/Min RH         90      40      88      37      86      38      87      51
RH            74 90 44 47 75 88 41 43 70 86 42 44 74 87 54 58
Pwind Dir          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       E       E
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR            0      10      10      10      10      20      30      30
Rain Shwrs                                  IS IS SC SC SC SC
Tstms                                       IS IS SC SC SC SC

$$

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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