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FOUS54 KCRP 260850
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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
350 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

TXZ245-262215-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
350 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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          70          82          72          80
Temp          69 68 75 83 82 75 74 73 72 70 76 81 80 79 75 74 73 72 75 79 80 78
Dewpt         69 68 70 70 70 69 69 70 70 69 70 70 71 71 71 72 71 70 71 71 71 71
Min/Max RH                   64          97          70          97          75
RH           100100 83 66 67 81 86 91 93 96 82 71 75 78 89 94 95 97 88 77 75 80
Wind Dir       S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       9  8 10 12 14 16 13 13 10  6  8 10 10 12  9 10  9  9 11 14 17 16
Heat Index             87 85                   85                         82
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     55 61 55 48 46 45 48 50 53 56 42 29 31 33 36 64 57 57 50 52 34 45
PoP 12HR                      5           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           1900  2600  2000  2300  2800  3300  1600  1300  2400  2100
T Wind Dir              S    SE     S     S     S     S    SE     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             19    26    26    16    14    19    23    21    25    33


Date          Wed 03/29/17 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17
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            73      81      68      79      65      79      69      79
Temp          75 73 79 77 71 68 77 75 67 65 76 76 71 69 78 75
Dewpt         71 70 70 70 70 68 60 61 62 61 63 64 66 65 69 68
Max/Min RH         92      70     100      53      90      61      88      71
RH            89 92 73 79 97100 56 62 83 90 64 68 85 88 73 78
Pwind Dir          SE       S       S       W       N       E      SE      SE
Wind Char         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC B1 FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
PoP 12HR           10      50      30      20       5       5       5      30
Rain Shwrs          SC SC SC SC IS IS                   SC SC
Tstms               SC SC SC SC IS IS                   SC SC

$$

TXZ231-262215-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
350 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      90          65          91          68          88
Temp          65 64 73 86 90 82 71 69 67 65 73 87 91 85 76 73 70 68 76 85 88 84
Dewpt         65 64 65 64 65 65 66 66 65 64 65 67 67 66 68 70 69 68 69 68 66 67
Min/Max RH                   43          98          45         100          47
RH           100100 77 49 44 58 84 91 95 97 78 51 45 53 77 91 95100 79 56 47 57
Wind Dir      SE SE SE SE  S SE SE  S SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       9  8 10 13 13 14 13 11  6  3  4  6  8 12 11  9  8  8 12 17 18 16
Heat Index             88 92 84                90 95 88                88 90 86
Clouds        B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     51 56 45 34 32 30 37 44 51 57 44 31 24 31 33 53 57 58 58 56 43 43
PoP 12HR                      0           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   IS
Tstms                                                                        IS
Obvis         PF PF                   PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           1900  3500  2300  1600  1900  3800  2900  1100  5100  5200
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             19    25    23    10     8    14    21    19    27    32


Date          Wed 03/29/17 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17
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            71      89      63      84      59      87      65      85
Temp          74 71 86 82 68 63 81 77 63 59 82 80 69 65 83 79
Dewpt         69 68 65 57 65 56 51 53 52 55 55 59 62 63 65 64
Max/Min RH         93      38      91      32      89      36      95      50
RH            84 93 50 42 89 77 35 42 67 89 39 49 81 95 53 60
Pwind Dir          SE      SW      SE      NW      NE       E      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B2 B1 SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1
PoP 12HR           20      40      30      20       5       5       5      30
Rain Shwrs    IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS                   SC SC
Tstms         IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS                   SC SC

$$

TXZ247-262215-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
350 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      80          72          79          73          78
Temp          72 70 75 80 79 74 74 73 73 72 75 79 77 77 75 74 74 73 75 78 78 77
Dewpt         70 69 70 70 70 70 70 71 70 70 71 72 72 71 71 72 71 71 71 71 72 72
Min/Max RH                   72          94          79          94          82
RH            95 97 84 73 75 85 87 92 91 94 87 79 84 83 90 93 94 94 89 82 83 85
Wind Dir       S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd      11 10 11 11 13 14 16 14 11  8  8 10 10 12 11 11 11  9 12 14 17 17
Heat Index             82
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     55 58 53 47 46 45 46 47 49 50 40 30 31 32 36 64 56 56 49 51 38 46
PoP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     4     4     4     4     4     3     4     4
Mixing Hgt           1900  2400  1800  2300  2400  2300  1400  1400  2100  1800
T Wind Dir              S    SE     S     S     S    SE    SE     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             19    24    27    19    14    20    24    24    26    33


Date          Wed 03/29/17 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17
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            74      80      69      79      67      78      71      78
Temp          75 74 79 77 71 69 77 75 69 67 76 75 72 71 77 75
Dewpt         71 70 70 71 71 69 62 62 64 63 64 65 67 67 69 68
Max/Min RH         91      75     100      56      86      66      88      75
RH            90 90 76 82 98100 60 64 83 86 68 72 85 88 78 82
Pwind Dir          SE       S       S       W       N       E      SE      SE
Wind Char         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
PoP 12HR           10      40      30      30       5       5       5      30
Rain Shwrs          SC SC SC SC SC SC                   SC SC
Tstms               SC SC SC SC SC SC                   SC SC

$$

TXZ234-262215-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
350 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      86          67          87          69          85
Temp          64 65 73 84 85 77 72 70 69 68 75 85 86 82 74 72 70 69 75 82 85 81
Dewpt         64 65 68 69 68 67 67 68 68 68 69 70 71 69 69 70 69 69 70 68 67 69
Min/Max RH                   56         100          59         100          56
RH           100100 84 60 57 69 87 94 98 99 81 62 61 66 85 92 97100 84 63 56 67
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       5  5  9 13 18 18 12 10  5  3  5  9 10 11  9  6  6  6 10 14 17 14
Heat Index             88 88                   90 91 85                85 88 84
Clouds        B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     58 63 52 40 43 46 50 53 56 60 46 32 33 38 37 59 62 60 66 56 33 45
PoP 12HR                      5           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   IS
Tstms                                                                        IS
Obvis         PF PF                   PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2700  2800  2600  1700  3800  4300  2500  1300  4700  4100
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S    SE     S    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             19    31    24     9    10    17    19    17    24    29


Date          Wed 03/29/17 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17
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            71      83      66      81      59      82      66      82
Temp          74 71 81 78 69 66 78 75 63 59 78 77 68 66 80 76
Dewpt         70 69 69 69 68 65 58 60 58 58 60 62 63 62 67 66
Max/Min RH         94      63     100      48      95      50      89      62
RH            88 94 67 73 97 98 50 60 83 95 54 60 83 89 65 72
Pwind Dir          SE       S       S       W       N       E       E      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B2
PoP 12HR           20      60      40      20       5       5       5      30
Rain Shwrs    IS IS NM NM SC SC IS IS                   SC SC
Tstms         IS IS NM NM SC SC IS IS                   SC SC

$$

TXZ241-262215-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
350 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      91          65          91          68          88
Temp          66 65 74 87 91 82 72 69 67 65 74 87 91 85 75 73 70 68 76 85 88 83
Dewpt         66 65 65 65 65 66 65 65 65 65 65 67 68 69 69 70 69 68 69 67 67 68
Min/Max RH                   43          98          46         100          49
RH           100100 74 48 43 58 80 88 92 98 75 51 47 59 80 93 98100 79 56 49 59
Wind Dir      SE SE  S SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       8  6 10 13 16 18 13 10  5  2  4  8 10 13 11  8  8  9 13 17 19 17
Heat Index                93 84                90 95 89                88 91 86
Clouds        B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)     57 53 49 44 36 29 31 33 35 37 35 32 20 31 31 50 56 57 50 54 44 44
PoP 12HR                      0           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis         PF PF                   PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     5     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           2200  3800  2200  1600  2400  3700  2800  1200  4700  5200
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             19    29    25     9     9    17    21    21    28    33


Date          Wed 03/29/17 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17
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            71      91      66      86      61      89      67      87
Temp          74 71 88 84 70 66 83 79 65 61 84 82 70 67 85 80
Dewpt         70 69 64 58 67 61 52 52 53 56 55 61 65 65 65 66
Max/Min RH         95      35      94      30      84      35      95      50
RH            87 95 45 41 89 85 34 39 65 84 37 50 83 95 52 61
Pwind Dir          SE       S      SE      NW      NE       E      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1
PoP 12HR           10      30      20      20       5       5       5      30
Rain Shwrs          SC SC IS IS IS IS                   SC SC
Tstms               SC SC IS IS IS IS                   SC SC

$$

TXZ229-262215-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
350 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      94          65          92          68          92
Temp          66 64 74 85 93 91 79 72 68 65 72 84 92 86 76 73 70 68 77 88 92 86
Dewpt         62 62 61 60 58 58 62 65 65 63 63 62 61 61 63 66 66 66 68 67 64 64
Min/Max RH                   30          94          34          92          40
RH            87 91 64 43 31 33 56 80 90 93 73 48 35 43 65 80 88 92 72 50 40 48
Wind Dir      SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE  E  E  E SE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
Wind Spd       6  6  8  9  8  6  9  8  5  4  3  3  4  8  9  9  8  8 10 13 16 14
Heat Index                                                             91
Clouds        SC SC SC FW FW CL FW SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1
Clouds(%)     34 43 27 11  7  2 16 30 43 57 39 21 18 19 26 53 55 61 53 66 41 57
PoP 12HR                      0           5           5           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
Rain Shwrs                                                             IS IS SC
Tstms                                                                  IS IS SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
Haines                  5     6     6     4     5     5     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           3000  5800  3500  1400  1700  3400  2800  1000  5000  6500
T Wind Dir             SE    SE    SE     E     E    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             13    13    13    10     6     9    19    17    21    27


Date          Wed 03/29/17 Thu 03/30/17 Fri 03/31/17 Sat 04/01/17
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            70      90      60      85      59      90      65      87
Temp          74 70 87 82 66 60 81 78 64 59 85 82 69 65 85 80
Dewpt         67 66 49 46 50 51 46 43 45 49 50 50 59 60 62 60
Max/Min RH         90      22      72      23      71      25      85      41
RH            78 90 27 28 55 72 29 28 51 71 30 33 70 85 46 51
Pwind Dir          SE       N       N      NW      NE       E       E      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B2 SC FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1
PoP 12HR           30      10      20       5       0       5       5      30
Rain Shwrs    SC SC       IS IS                         SC SC
Tstms         SC SC       IS IS                         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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