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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
552 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

SCZ050-090900-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
552 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

DATE           02/08/16      TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            THU
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      33          49          27          47          25
TEMP             50 45 42 37 34 40 47 48 42 37 34 31 27 36 44 47 40 35 31 27 26
DEWPT            37 36 33 29 27 25 22 20 21 21 21 20 19 18 17 16 16 16 16 15 15
RH               61 70 70 72 75 55 37 33 43 52 58 63 71 47 33 28 37 45 53 60 62
WIND DIR         SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD         14 17 14 16 17 18 23 19 14 14 13 12 12 18 20 20 13 13 11  8  8
WIND GUST                          33 29
CLOUDS           B2 B1 SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR                     60           5           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        L  S


DATE           02/11  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          47      33    54      36    49      26    43      26    50
TEMP          44 38   35 34 51 48   42 36 48 42   34 26 39 32   30 27 47 42
DEWPT         16 23   26 28 33 37   37 33 27 25   20 13 13 14   14 17 33 37
PWIND DIR         W       W     W       W    NW       N     N       N     E
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    BZ      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL   FW FW SC B1   B1 SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR          0       0    20      20     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS                   S  S    S  S

$$
GAZ118-090900-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
552 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

DATE           02/08/16      TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            THU
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      34          50          28          49          26
TEMP             54 47 42 37 34 40 47 49 43 38 34 31 28 38 46 49 41 34 31 29 26
DEWPT            33 33 32 29 27 26 23 19 20 20 20 19 19 18 17 16 17 16 15 16 16
RH               45 58 67 72 75 57 38 30 39 48 56 61 68 44 31 26 37 47 51 58 65
WIND DIR          W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD         13 19 16 14 14 18 24 21 18 16 13 13 13 20 21 23 13 12 11  9 10
WIND GUST                             32                   32
CLOUDS           B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR                     60           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        L  S


DATE           02/11  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          50      33    58      39    53      29    46      29    51
TEMP          47 40   34 35 56 52   46 39 51 45   36 29 43 36   32 30 49 43
DEWPT         16 24   29 31 37 40   39 35 31 30   23 15 13 16   16 19 36 38
PWIND DIR         W      SW     W       W    NW       N     N      NE    SE
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL   FW FW SC B1   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR          0       5    10      20     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS                           S  S

$$
SCZ050-090900-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
552 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

DATE           02/08/16      TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            THU
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      35          47          31          46          27
TEMP             50 46 42 39 35 39 46 47 43 39 35 32 31 36 43 45 40 35 32 29 28
DEWPT            41 38 35 29 28 26 24 23 24 23 21 20 19 19 16 16 16 15 14 14 14
RH               71 73 76 67 75 59 42 38 47 52 56 61 61 50 33 31 37 43 47 53 55
WIND DIR         SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW
WIND SPD         14 21 20 21 18 19 23 23 19 20 19 18 19 19 21 23 19 19 17 14 13
CLOUDS           B2 B1 SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR                     60           5           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.05           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        L  S


DATE           02/11  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          47      37    54      39    49      29    44      28    50
TEMP          43 40   38 37 52 50   45 39 48 44   36 29 40 34   32 30 48 44
DEWPT         16 22   28 31 34 40   41 37 28 27   23 17 16 17   19 22 36 39
PWIND DIR         W       W    NW       W    NW       N     N       N     E
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    GN      GN    BZ      BZ    BZ      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL   FW FW SC B1   B1 SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR          0       0    20      20     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS                   S  S    S  S

$$
SCZ048-090900-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
552 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

DATE           02/08/16      TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            THU
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      34          49          28          48          26
TEMP             53 47 42 38 34 40 47 49 43 37 33 31 29 35 45 47 41 35 32 29 26
DEWPT            34 34 32 28 26 26 24 20 21 21 20 20 19 18 16 14 15 15 14 14 15
RH               48 60 67 67 72 57 40 31 41 52 58 63 66 49 31 26 34 43 47 53 62
WIND DIR         SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD         16 18 16 16 16 18 20 20 14 16 14 13 12 19 20 20 14 12 11  9  9
WIND GUST                          31                         31
CLOUDS           B2 SC SC SC FW SC B1 B2 SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR                     60           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        L  S


DATE           02/11  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          49      34    56      37    51      27    44      28    50
TEMP          45 38   35 35 54 50   44 37 49 44   36 28 40 33   31 29 48 43
DEWPT         15 23   28 30 36 39   38 34 30 28   22 15 14 16   16 19 36 39
PWIND DIR         W       W     W       W    NW       N     N      NE    SE
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL   FW FW SC B1   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR          0       5    10      20     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS                           S  S

$$
SCZ043-090900-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
552 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

DATE           02/08/16      TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            THU
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      32          48          26          47          24
TEMP             52 43 40 36 32 39 47 47 42 36 32 29 26 36 45 47 40 33 29 26 24
DEWPT            32 32 31 27 25 23 21 19 21 21 20 19 18 17 15 13 14 14 13 13 13
RH               46 65 70 69 75 52 35 32 43 54 61 66 71 45 29 25 34 45 51 57 62
WIND DIR          W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD         13 17 14 14 14 16 19 19 12 11 11 10 10 17 20 19 12 10  9  6  6
WIND GUST                          29                      31 29
CLOUDS           B1 SC SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR                     30           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        C


DATE           02/11  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          47      31    54      34    50      24    43      25    50
TEMP          43 38   32 32 52 48   40 34 48 42   32 24 39 30   29 26 47 41
DEWPT         15 21   25 27 33 36   36 31 27 25   18 10 10 12   12 12 30 35
PWIND DIR         W       W     W       W    NW       N     N      NE    SE
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL   FW SC B1 B1   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR          0       5    20      20     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS                   S  S    S  S

$$
GAZ099-090900-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
552 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

DATE           02/08/16      TUE 02/09/16            WED 02/10/16            THU
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      33          48          28          46          25
TEMP             50 43 38 35 33 41 46 47 42 37 32 30 28 35 43 46 39 33 30 28 26
DEWPT            37 33 30 27 27 25 22 22 22 21 20 20 19 18 16 14 16 15 15 15 15
RH               61 67 73 72 78 52 38 37 44 52 61 66 68 49 33 27 39 47 53 58 62
WIND DIR          W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW
WIND SPD         17 18 14 12 12 14 18 18 13 12 10 10 10 18 19 20 10  9  6  5  6
CLOUDS           B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW
POP 12HR                     20           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        S


DATE           02/11  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          49      33    57      38    51      28    46      28    50
TEMP          46 40   34 34 55 53   44 38 49 43   34 28 42 35   32 29 48 41
DEWPT         16 26   29 33 39 41   38 35 31 25   19 16 12 15   15 15 32 36
PWIND DIR         W      SW     W       W    NW       N     N       E     S
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW   FW SC SC B1   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0      10    10      20     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS                           S  S

$$

PRODUCT KEY...

--- CLOUD COVER ---
CODE   PERCENTAGE            SKY COVER DAY/NIGHT
 CL    0 TO <=5 PERCENT      SUNNY/CLEAR
 FW    >5 TO <=25 PERCENT    SUNNY/MOSTLY CLEAR
 SC    >25 TO <=50 PERCENT   PARTLY CLOUDY
 B1    >50 TO <=69 PERCENT   MOSTLY CLOUDY
 B2    >69 TO <=87 PERCENT   MOSTLY CLOUDY
 OV    >87 TO 100 PERCENT    CLOUDY

--- OBSTRUCTIONS TO VISIBILITY ---    --- WEATHER COVERAGE ---
CODE   TYPE                           CODE   QUALIFYING TERM
 F     FOG                             S     SLIGHT
 PF    PATCHY FOG                      C     CHANCE
 F+    DENSE FOG                       L     LIKELY
 PF+   PATCHY DENSE FOG                O     OCCASIONAL
 H     HAZE                            D     DEFINITE
 BS    BLOWING SNOW
 K     SMOKE
 BD    BLOWING DUST
 AF    VOLCANIC ASHFALL

--- EXTENDED WIND FORECAST CHARACTER ---
                           12-HR MAX SUSTAINED
CODE   WIND CHARACTER          WIND SPEED
 LT    LIGHT                   < 8 MPH
 GN    GENTLE                  8-14 MPH
 BZ    BREEZY                  15-22 MPH
 WY    WINDY                   23-30 MPH
 VW    VERY WINDY              31-39 MPH
 SD    STRONG/DAMAGING         >=40 MPH

$$



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