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FOUS54 KCRP 022003
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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
303 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

TXZ245-031030-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
303 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

DATE           07/02/15      FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15            SUN
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                      79          90          79          90          79
TEMP          88 85 81 81 81 79 87 90 90 87 82 81 81 79 87 89 90 84 81 79 79 79
DEWPT         74 76 77 76 76 75 76 77 77 77 78 77 77 76 76 77 76 76 76 76 76 76
MAX/MIN RH                   89          66          90          65          92
RH            64 74 89 85 85 86 70 67 66 73 87 88 87 89 72 68 66 76 85 91 91 90
WIND DIR       S  S SE  S  S  S SE  S SE  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      13 10  9  8  5  5  8 11 11 11  8  8  4  4 10 13 13 13 12 11  9  8
HEAT INDEX    97 95 88 87 87    97103102 98 92 89 88    97101101 93 87
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     33 30 37 33 41 39 32 32 37 11 31 42 38 46 45 44 39 34 37 40 43 46
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.01        0.06           0
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS IS IS IS IS          IS SC SC IS IS             IS
TSTMS                        IS IS IS IS          IS SC SC IS IS             IS
LAL                     1     1     2     2     1     2     3     2     1     1
HAINES                  4     5     5     4     4     4     5     5     4     4
MIXING HGT           2800  3100  4000  3900  2800  2400  4600  4400  1800  1500
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             25    21    21    23    23    21    24    29    26    23


DATE           07/05 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15 THU 07/09/15
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      80      88      79      88      79      89      79      89
TEMP          87 84 80 80 88 84 81 80 88 85 80 79 88 86 81 79 88 86
DEWPT         75 77 77 77 76 76 77 76 76 76 77 76 76 76 77 76 76 75
MIN/MAX RH         67      92      67      93      67      93      68      93      66
RH            68 80 91 90 69 77 89 90 68 75 89 92 69 74 88 92 68 70
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SE      SE      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20       5       5       5       5       5      10       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS

$$

TXZ231-031030-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
303 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

DATE           07/02/15      FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15            SUN
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                      74          93          76          93          77
TEMP          92 88 80 77 76 75 85 92 93 87 80 78 77 76 85 92 93 88 80 79 78 77
DEWPT         72 74 75 74 75 74 76 72 74 73 76 75 76 75 73 72 72 72 73 75 76 75
MAX/MIN RH                   99          52         100          50          96
RH            54 63 86 92 98 95 76 53 55 63 87 92 98 97 69 54 51 59 79 90 93 94
WIND DIR      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD      14 12  9  5  4  3  8 11 11 11  8  5  3  4 10 12 14 13 11  8  5  4
HEAT INDEX   101 96             95100103 95 86          91100100 94 85
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     37 34 27 30 57 56 57 37 41 43 47 35 49 61 58 54 47 39 35 31 40 49
POP 12HR                      5          10          10          20           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.03           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS                                     IS IS IS IS             IS
TSTMS         IS                                     IS IS IS IS             IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           3900  2100  5200  5000  3700  2300  7000  6600  2700  1800
T WIND DIR             SE     S     S    SE    SE     S    SE    SE    SE     S
T WIND SPD             28    21    19    24    25    20    21    29    27    21


DATE           07/05 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15 THU 07/09/15
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            94      76      93      77      93      76      93      76      94
TEMP          92 87 78 77 92 88 79 77 91 87 78 76 92 89 79 77 92 90
DEWPT         74 74 76 75 73 73 76 75 72 72 76 75 71 72 76 76 71 71
MIN/MAX RH         52      96      51      97      50     100      49      98      47
RH            54 66 93 94 54 62 91 94 54 61 95 97 52 58 90 96 50 55
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR           20       5       5       5       5       5      10       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS

$$

TXZ247-031030-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
303 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

DATE           07/02/15      FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15            SUN
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                      81          89          81          86          81
TEMP          87 85 82 82 82 81 86 88 89 85 83 81 81 81 84 86 86 85 82 82 81 81
DEWPT         76 76 77 76 76 75 76 77 78 76 78 77 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76
MAX/MIN RH                   86          69          86          73          86
RH            70 76 86 82 84 83 72 70 71 76 84 86 85 84 78 74 73 77 83 84 86 85
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      13 11 11 10  9  8  9 11 11 12 10 10  8  8 11 13 13 13 13 12 11 10
HEAT INDEX    97 93 90 89 89 87 96 99102 95 93 89 88 87 92 96 97 94 90 89 88 87
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     36 31 39 34 39 33 33 31 41 11 31 41 37 44 42 40 37 34 37 39 41 43
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.01        0.06        0.01
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS IS IS IS IS          IS SC SC IS IS       IS IS IS
TSTMS                        IS IS IS IS          IS SC SC IS IS       IS IS IS
LAL                     1     1     2     2     1     2     3     2     1     2
HAINES                  4     5     5     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           2800  3200  3600  3500  2800  2500  2900  2900  1400  2300
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S     S     S     S    SE    SE     S
T WIND SPD             26    23    23    23    25    24    24    28    29    28


DATE           07/05 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15 THU 07/09/15
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            88      81      88      81      88      81      88      81      88
TEMP          87 85 83 82 88 86 83 81 87 86 82 81 87 85 83 81 88 87
DEWPT         76 77 77 76 76 76 77 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 77 76 76 76
MIN/MAX RH         68      86      69      86      69      86      70      86      67
RH            69 77 83 84 69 73 82 84 70 74 84 85 71 77 83 85 68 69
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SE      SE      SE      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20       5       5       5       5       5      10       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS

$$

TXZ234-031030-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
303 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

DATE           07/02/15      FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15            SUN
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          91          76          92          77
TEMP          91 87 79 78 77 76 86 91 91 88 81 79 78 77 87 91 92 88 81 79 79 77
DEWPT         73 75 76 75 76 75 76 75 75 77 77 76 76 76 75 76 75 74 75 76 76 75
MAX/MIN RH                  100          59          99          57          95
RH            57 68 90 93 97 97 72 59 60 69 88 92 95 95 70 61 57 63 82 89 89 94
WIND DIR       S  S SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD      13 11  6  5  4  4  9 12 12 11  6  5  4  3  9 12 13 13 10  6  5  5
HEAT INDEX    99 96             95102102 99 89          96103103 97 87
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS(%)     26 27 31 34 56 53 59 38 32 43 47 49 50 44 49 54 47 40 40 41 46 52
POP 12HR                      5          20          10          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02           0        0.06           0
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS IS IS             SC SC SC SC             IS
TSTMS                        IS IS IS IS             SC SC SC SC             IS
LAL                     1     1     2     2     1     1     3     3     1     1
HAINES                  5     4     4     5     5     4     3     5     5     4
MIXING HGT           3100  2800  4600  4300  3100  2600  6600  6100  2500  1200
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             24    20    19    21    23    21    20    28    21    16


DATE           07/05 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15 THU 07/09/15
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            92      78      91      77      90      76      91      76      91
TEMP          91 88 80 78 90 87 80 78 90 86 78 77 89 87 78 77 90 88
DEWPT         75 76 77 77 75 75 77 76 74 75 76 76 75 75 77 76 74 74
MIN/MAX RH         57      98      60      97      59     100      59      99      57
RH            59 68 91 96 62 69 90 95 60 69 94 97 62 67 94 96 60 64
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SE      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20       5       5       5       5       5      10       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS

$$

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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