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FOUS54 KCRP 020838
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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
338 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

TXZ245-022230-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
338 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

DATE             THU 07/02/15            FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15
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                      88          79          90          79          90
TEMP          79 79 86 88 88 84 82 81 81 79 87 90 90 87 82 81 81 79 87 90 90 85
DEWPT         75 74 76 74 74 74 76 75 75 75 74 75 75 76 77 77 75 75 75 77 76 76
MIN/MAX RH                   64          86          61          89          64
RH            86 84 72 65 64 73 82 83 83 86 66 62 63 71 85 88 84 87 69 68 64 75
WIND DIR       S SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD       8  8 10 13 13 12 11  9  8  6  9 11 13 13  9  9  5  4  8 12 13 12
HEAT INDEX          96 97 97 92 89 86 86    95100101 97 91 88 87    97103102 94
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     49 36 44 43 33 30 37 33 41 39 32 32 37 11 16 20 13 30 30 29 25 23
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.03        0.06
RAIN SHWRS    IS                                              IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS                                              IS SC SC SC SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3     3
HAINES                  4     4     5     5     3     4     5     5     5     5
MIXING HGT           3000  2800  1800  1200  3900  3800  1800  1600  4600  4400
T WIND DIR              S    SE    SE     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             23    26    25    18    21    25    25    19    24    29


DATE          SUN 07/05/15 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15
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      90      79      91      79      90      79      91
TEMP          79 79 89 85 80 80 90 86 81 80 90 86 81 79 90 87
DEWPT         76 76 76 76 77 76 75 77 77 77 76 76 77 76 76 75
MAX/MIN RH         94      64      92      62      93      63      92      62
RH            92 91 67 76 92 90 64 75 87 91 64 72 88 91 63 68
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SE       S      SE       S      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR           10      20      10       5       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS

$$

TXZ231-022230-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
338 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

DATE             THU 07/02/15            FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15
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                      93          75          95          76          93
TEMP          75 74 84 92 92 88 80 77 76 75 86 93 94 89 80 78 77 76 85 92 93 88
DEWPT         72 71 74 72 72 71 74 73 74 73 73 71 72 72 74 74 75 74 75 72 73 70
MIN/MAX RH                   52          95          48          96          52
RH            92 91 71 54 54 58 82 88 94 92 66 49 49 59 81 89 94 94 74 54 53 56
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       4  4 10 13 14 13 11  8  5  5  9 12 14 13 10  9  4  5  9 12 12 13
HEAT INDEX          92 99101 94 82          93101102 96 83          93100102 93
CLOUDS        B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     54 51 49 47 37 34 27 30 44 52 46 37 41 43 32 22 13 62 58 42 33 27
POP 12HR                     20           5          10           5          20
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS IS                                     IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS                                     IS IS IS IS
LAL                     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2
HAINES                  4     5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           6300  6200  2400  1000  5900  6300  2700  1700  7000  6600
T WIND DIR             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             25    27    25    16    21    24    24    19    21    29


DATE          SUN 07/05/15 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15
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      93      77      95      77      95      76      97
TEMP          79 77 92 87 79 77 93 89 79 78 93 89 78 76 95 92
DEWPT         76 76 74 72 76 75 72 73 76 75 72 71 76 75 72 70
MAX/MIN RH         97      52      96      47      97      45     100      42
RH            92 95 56 62 91 94 51 58 90 94 50 56 95 97 48 49
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC FW
POP 12HR            5      20       5       5       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS

$$

TXZ247-022230-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
338 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

DATE             THU 07/02/15            FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15
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          81          88          81          86
TEMP          81 81 84 85 87 84 83 82 82 81 86 88 88 85 83 81 81 81 84 86 86 85
DEWPT         76 75 76 75 76 75 76 76 76 75 75 76 76 76 77 77 76 76 76 76 77 77
MIN/MAX RH                   69          83          67          87          74
RH            83 81 77 72 70 75 82 82 82 82 70 68 68 75 81 87 85 85 78 75 74 78
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD      12  9 11 12 13 12 13 11  9  8 10 11 12 14 11 11  8  6  9 12 13 12
HEAT INDEX    88 86 93 94 97 93 90 89 88 87 94 98100 94 91 88 88 87 92 96 97 94
CLOUDS        B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     51 36 45 45 36 31 39 34 39 33 33 31 41 11 16 20 13 27 26 21 25 21
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.04        0.05
RAIN SHWRS    IS                                              IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS                                              IS SC SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3     1
HAINES                  3     3     5     5     3     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           2400  2200  1700  1400  2900  2800  1700  1500  2900  2900
T WIND DIR              S    SE    SE     S     S     S     S     S     S    SE
T WIND SPD             24    26    27    21    23    25    27    21    24    28


DATE          SUN 07/05/15 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15
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            81      86      82      87      81      87      82      87
TEMP          82 81 85 84 83 82 87 86 83 82 87 86 83 82 87 85
DEWPT         76 76 76 77 77 76 76 77 77 77 76 77 76 76 76 76
MAX/MIN RH         86      74      85      69      86      70      83      69
RH            84 85 75 79 84 83 70 76 81 84 70 74 81 83 70 76
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SE       S      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      20      10       5       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS          IS
TSTMS               IS

$$

TXZ234-022230-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
338 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

DATE             THU 07/02/15            FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15
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                      91          75          92          77          92
TEMP          75 74 85 90 91 86 79 77 76 75 86 92 92 88 81 78 77 77 86 91 92 88
DEWPT         74 72 74 73 73 73 75 74 74 74 74 74 74 75 76 76 75 75 75 76 75 74
MIN/MAX RH                   56          97          55          95          58
RH            96 93 70 58 57 66 88 90 93 94 66 55 57 66 85 91 92 92 68 62 58 63
WIND DIR       S SE  S  S  S  S SE  S SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD       3  3 10 12 13 12  8  5  4  4  9 11 13 13  6  6  3  3  6 11 14 13
HEAT INDEX          92 98 99 94             94101102 99 88          95103102 97
CLOUDS        B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     51 35 43 41 26 27 31 34 56 50 36 38 32 43 32 20 13 29 31 43 34 35
POP 12HR                     10           5          10          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.08
RAIN SHWRS                                                       SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                            SC SC SC SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
HAINES                  4     4     5     5     5     5     4     4     3     5
MIXING HGT           4100  4800  1800  1000  5300  5200  2200  1400  6600  6100
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE    SE     S     S     S    SE     S     S
T WIND SPD             21    25    21    11    20    24    23    16    20    28


DATE          SUN 07/05/15 MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15
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      92      77      94      77      95      77      95
TEMP          79 77 91 88 80 78 92 88 80 78 94 90 79 77 93 90
DEWPT         77 76 75 74 77 76 75 75 77 76 74 75 76 76 75 73
MAX/MIN RH         96      56      98      54      99      51      99      51
RH            92 95 59 65 92 95 57 65 90 95 53 62 91 96 56 57
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC FW SC SC
POP 12HR            5      20       5       5       5       5       5       5
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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