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FOUS54 KCRP 252044
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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
344 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

TXZ245-261045-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
344 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

Date           04/25/17      Wed 04/26/17            Thu 04/27/17            Fri
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      75          92          62          82          73
Temp          83 80 78 77 76 76 85 88 92 85 75 70 65 62 72 81 81 76 74 74 75 75
Dewpt         71 72 74 73 73 73 72 66 57 57 53 52 52 54 57 61 64 67 70 73 72 73
Max/Min RH                   94          31          73          51          97
RH            67 78 88 88 89 92 66 49 31 39 47 53 62 75 59 51 57 76 90 97 93 93
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE
Wind Spd      16 16 14 13 14 12 11 10 12  9 12 11 12 10  8  9 10  9  9  9  8  8
Heat Index    88                91 90                         83
Clouds        B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B1 FW CL CL FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     67 63 77 60 75 75 60  8  3  4  6  9  4 14  6  7  6 12 26 38 48 40
PoP 12HR                     10          10           5           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     5     6     6     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           1700  1300  4700  6500  2900  1000  2300  2300  1400  1100
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    NW     N    NE     E    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd             34    33    26    20    24    16    13    13    16    16


Date           04/28 Sat 04/29/17 Sun 04/30/17 Mon 05/01/17 Tue 05/02/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            85      76      86      68      79      61      79      66      82
Temp          85 78 77 77 85 81 78 71 75 74 67 61 78 75 69 67 81 75
Dewpt         74 74 75 74 75 75 72 62 54 53 50 49 47 52 57 61 63 66
Min/Max RH         70      96      71      84      41      67      34      83      53
RH            70 89 92 90 72 81 84 76 48 48 57 66 34 45 66 82 54 73
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       S      SE       N       N       E      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           10      10      10      40      20       0       0       0       5
Rain Shwrs                      SC SC IS IS
Tstms                           SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ231-261045-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
344 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

Date           04/25/17      Wed 04/26/17            Thu 04/27/17            Fri
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      71          97          56          90          70
Temp          97 90 76 74 73 72 82 91 97 90 72 65 61 56 71 84 90 86 74 72 71 71
Dewpt         64 67 69 71 70 70 58 49 41 43 46 45 44 46 51 54 57 62 68 70 71 70
Max/Min RH                  100          14          67          33         100
RH            35 46 80 90 91 95 43 24 14 20 41 49 56 70 49 36 33 45 81 97 98 97
Wind Dir       S SE SE SE  S  S  W NW NW NW  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd      11 12 11 12 11  8 14 14 16  9  9  8  5  5  5  8  9 11  9  9  8  6
Heat Index    99 93
Clouds        FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC
Clouds(%)      7  9 27 53 68 68 27  4  2  2  3  5  4  6  5  7 10 15 17 29 54 46
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     4     6     6     6     4     4     5     4     4
Mixing Hgt           3300   900  6800  8000  5200   400  3400  5700  2100  1000
T Wind Dir             SE     S     W    NW     N     E    SE     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             25    21    27    26    17     8    11    16    17    16


Date           04/28 Sat 04/29/17 Sun 04/30/17 Mon 05/01/17 Tue 05/02/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            98      75      98      65      82      54      86      60      89
Temp          94 90 77 75 94 88 73 66 73 81 62 55 82 82 64 61 85 82
Dewpt         70 70 74 73 70 68 69 58 47 44 47 45 43 46 53 58 57 60
Min/Max RH         41      93      39      87      25      75      23      94      35
RH            46 53 90 93 47 51 87 74 39 27 58 71 26 28 68 91 39 46
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       S       S       N      NE       E      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            5       5      10      40      10       0       0       0       0
Rain Shwrs                      SC SC
Tstms                           SC SC

$$

TXZ247-261045-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
344 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

Date           04/25/17      Wed 04/26/17            Thu 04/27/17            Fri
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      76          90          66          81          75
Temp          82 79 79 77 76 76 83 87 89 83 77 73 69 66 75 81 78 76 75 77 77 78
Dewpt         72 73 74 73 73 73 73 69 63 62 59 56 56 57 59 62 66 69 71 73 73 74
Max/Min RH                   92          42          71          54          89
RH            72 81 85 89 90 91 71 56 42 49 53 56 64 73 59 54 66 78 87 88 88 88
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd      17 18 18 17 17 17 13  6  9 10 14 16 16 12  9  9 10  9 10 10 10 10
Heat Index    85                89 91
Clouds        B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B1 FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
Clouds(%)     67 65 78 59 74 74 62  9  4  5  6  9  7 15  8  8  7 16 27 39 48 39
PoP 12HR                     10          10           5           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     5     6     6     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           1500  1400  2700  3300  1400  1300  1800  1800  1500  1300
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW     W     N    NE     E    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd             40    37    27    19    23    20    14    13    18    17


Date           04/28 Sat 04/29/17 Sun 04/30/17 Mon 05/01/17 Tue 05/02/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            84      77      84      71      80      66      78      70      81
Temp          84 78 77 78 84 81 79 72 77 75 70 66 77 76 72 70 80 75
Dewpt         75 75 75 75 75 75 73 64 55 55 52 51 48 53 58 62 64 67
Min/Max RH         75      93      75      84      42      60      36      76      56
RH            75 91 93 91 76 83 83 75 47 51 53 58 36 45 61 75 58 75
Pwind Dir           S      SE       S      SE       N       N       E      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     15>     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           10      10      10      30      20       0       0       0       5
Rain Shwrs                      SC SC IS IS
Tstms                           SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ234-261045-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
344 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

Date           04/25/17      Wed 04/26/17            Thu 04/27/17            Fri
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      73          94          55          85          70
Temp          86 80 73 75 75 73 82 86 94 86 69 64 58 55 68 82 85 79 72 71 71 71
Dewpt         70 72 72 72 72 72 70 61 51 53 49 46 45 47 53 57 60 63 67 70 71 71
Max/Min RH                   98          23          70          41         100
RH            60 75 97 92 91 96 68 44 23 33 50 53 61 74 60 43 44 59 86 97100100
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW  N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd      16 12 12 12 14 12 10 13 14  9 10  9  6  5  6  8  9  9  9  8  6  6
Heat Index    91 84             86
Clouds        B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B1 FW CL CL CL FW CL FW CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 SC
Clouds(%)     67 63 78 73 88 88 56 10  2  4  5  8  4 12  1  4  3  6 21 34 51 44
PoP 12HR                     10          10           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     6     6     6     4     4     5     4     4
Mixing Hgt           1800  1100  5600  7900   800   400  2800  3600  1300   900
T Wind Dir              S     S    SW    NW     N    NE    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             29    28    23    20    16     6    10    13    13    11


Date           04/28 Sat 04/29/17 Sun 04/30/17 Mon 05/01/17 Tue 05/02/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            89      75      88      65      78      53      81      60      84
Temp          88 82 76 76 87 81 73 68 72 74 61 54 78 76 63 61 82 79
Dewpt         73 73 75 74 74 72 70 60 52 51 48 46 45 49 53 58 60 63
Min/Max RH         59      97      63      89      38      78      29      92      46
RH            62 75 96 93 66 75 88 75 48 43 64 75 31 39 70 90 46 57
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       S       S       N       N       E      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           10      10      20      40      10       0       0       0       5
Rain Shwrs                IS IS SC SC
Tstms                     IS IS SC SC

$$

TXZ241-261045-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
344 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

Date           04/25/17      Wed 04/26/17            Thu 04/27/17            Fri
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      71          99          58          91          71
Temp          98 90 79 76 74 72 85 95 99 91 74 66 62 58 74 86 91 85 73 72 72 72
Dewpt         65 68 69 71 71 70 61 49 45 45 46 47 46 49 56 57 61 65 69 71 71 71
Max/Min RH                  100          16          66          35         100
RH            35 48 73 85 91 94 45 22 16 20 37 50 56 72 53 37 36 53 86 97 99 97
Wind Dir      SE SE SE  S  S  S  W NW NW  N  N  N NE NE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd      12 12 12 11 10  8 14 14 14  9  8  8  6  5  6  9 10 11  9  8  8  6
Heat Index   101 94
Clouds        CL FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC
Clouds(%)      4 13 28 53 68 68 27  4  0  2  3  6  6  7  8  9 11 18 18 34 53 45
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     4     6     6     6     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           3300   900  6600  7500  4600   400  3500  4600  1600  1000
T Wind Dir              S     S     W    NW     N    NE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             25    24    26    27    11     8    11    16    13    14


Date           04/28 Sat 04/29/17 Sun 04/30/17 Mon 05/01/17 Tue 05/02/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            99      75     100      65      85      55      87      60      90
Temp          95 89 78 76 96 89 73 66 79 81 62 56 83 81 66 62 86 81
Dewpt         69 71 74 73 69 70 68 58 47 46 47 46 45 47 54 59 58 61
Min/Max RH         39      95      37      86      26      71      24      95      36
RH            43 55 89 93 43 52 86 77 33 29 58 69 27 30 67 92 39 51
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       S       S       N      NE       E      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            5       5      10      30      10       0       0       0       5
Rain Shwrs                      SC SC
Tstms                           SC SC

$$

TXZ229-261045-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
344 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

Date           04/25/17      Wed 04/26/17            Thu 04/27/17            Fri
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

Min/Max                      70          95          57          93          70
Temp          95 98 84 78 74 71 83 92 95 91 78 68 61 57 70 84 92 91 81 75 72 70
Dewpt         56 51 55 63 64 57 46 44 37 37 41 42 43 45 47 49 51 54 62 67 67 68
Max/Min RH                   72          13          61          24          93
RH            27 21 37 60 70 62 27 19 13 15 27 39 51 64 43 29 24 28 53 75 85 93
Wind Dir      SE SE  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NE NE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE  E
Wind Spd       6  4  8 11  9  5 12 16 17  9  8  6  4  4  6  8  9 10 11  9  6  4
Clouds        CL CL CL SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW B1 SC
Clouds(%)      1  5  2 28 42 41 17  3  1  3  3  3  4  5 11  8 13 15 10  9 53 35
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                  6     5     6     6     6     4     5     6     5     4
Mixing Hgt           3200   400  7500  8500  4800   200  4000  6500  3900   900
T Wind Dir             SE    SW    NW    NW     N     E    SE     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             19    18    33    28     9     6    12    18    18    10


Date           04/28 Sat 04/29/17 Sun 04/30/17 Mon 05/01/17 Tue 05/02/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

Max/Min            99      74      99      65      84      56      88      61      92
Temp          89 98 81 74 91 96 77 65 75 82 66 57 81 86 68 62 85 90
Dewpt         66 58 69 70 63 54 60 49 40 35 40 42 39 37 47 54 53 54
Min/Max RH         26      87      24      61      18      59      16      75      27
RH            47 27 67 86 40 25 56 55 28 18 38 58 23 17 47 74 34 30
Pwind Dir          SE      SE       N       N       N      NE      SE      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            5       5       5      30       5       0       0       0       0
Rain Shwrs                      SC SC
Tstms                           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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