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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
338 AM CST THU NOV 27 2014

TXZ245-272215-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
338 AM CST THU NOV 27 2014

DATE             THU 11/27/14            FRI 11/28/14            SAT 11/29/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      69          57          71          61          76
TEMP             49 56 66 69 64 60 59 58 57 61 69 71 67 64 63 63 63 68 75 75 71
DEWPT            44 45 48 47 50 49 51 51 53 55 57 58 59 60 60 60 60 62 64 64 64
MIN/MAX RH                   46          88          63          92          68
RH               83 70 52 46 61 67 75 79 87 82 66 63 78 90 89 92 92 83 70 69 78
WIND DIR         NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          9 11 11 10  9  6  5  4  3  5 10 10  9  8 10  8  8  9 13 13 12
CLOUDS           CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         5  5 16 19 16 24 25 30 36 40 39 32 23 26 35 37 52 57 51 49 48
POP 12HR                      0           0          10           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     5     4     3     3     3
MIXING HGT           2200  2300  2100  1400  4600  4700  2600  1600  4100  3700
T WIND DIR             NE     E     E    SE     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             14    14    12    11    14    19    25    27    27    29


DATE               SUN 11/30/14  MON 12/01/14  TUE 12/02/14  WED 12/03/14
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX            66    75      63    74      55    66      60    72
TEMP          68   67 75 71 66   65 74 68 60   57 66 63 61   61 70 68
DEWPT         64   63 65 65 63   62 65 61 54   50 55 57 58   58 64 62
MAX/MIN RH         89    72      93    72      86    65      92    78
RH            88   87 72 80 90   93 74 79 83   79 66 82 92   90 81 83
PWIND DIR           S     S      SE     E      NE    NE       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10    20      10    20      20    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS            IS IS         IS IS IS   IS

$$

TXZ231-272215-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
338 AM CST THU NOV 27 2014

DATE             THU 11/27/14            FRI 11/28/14            SAT 11/29/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      71          47          74          54          79
TEMP             44 52 67 71 61 55 52 49 47 56 70 74 67 60 57 56 56 63 75 78 72
DEWPT            36 39 41 42 45 46 46 47 47 52 53 53 53 55 55 56 55 59 60 60 63
MIN/MAX RH                   35         100          47          97          55
RH               75 61 39 35 54 72 81 91 99 87 54 47 62 84 92 97 95 85 59 55 72
WIND DIR         NE NE  E  E  E  E  E NE  E SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          6  9  9  6  5  4  3  2  2  4  8  9  8  6  6  4  5  9 13 14 11
CLOUDS           CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         5  5 16 19 19 22 29 33 32 31 21 21 17 22 28 35 40 45 36 38 46
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                                 PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     4     4     5     5     5     5     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           2300  2200  1500  1100  4100  4100  2300   800  4700  6500
T WIND DIR              E     E    SE    SE     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             13    13    13    13    14    17    26    29    31    24


DATE               SUN 11/30/14  MON 12/01/14  TUE 12/02/14  WED 12/03/14
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX            62    79      61    77      52    68      58    74
TEMP          64   63 77 73 64   62 75 70 57   53 67 63 59   58 71 69
DEWPT         63   61 63 64 62   60 62 56 51   45 50 54 56   56 61 60
MAX/MIN RH         96    61      96    57      79    55      92    65
RH            96   95 64 73 93   96 66 62 79   74 55 72 91   92 70 73
PWIND DIR          SE     S      SE    SE      NE    NE       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10    10      10    20      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                          IS IS

$$

TXZ247-272215-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
338 AM CST THU NOV 27 2014

DATE             THU 11/27/14            FRI 11/28/14            SAT 11/29/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      69          60          71          63          76
TEMP             54 59 67 69 65 62 61 60 60 63 69 71 67 65 65 64 65 69 75 75 72
DEWPT            48 48 51 50 53 51 53 53 55 57 58 59 60 61 61 61 61 63 64 65 64
MIN/MAX RH                   51          85          66          90          70
RH               78 68 57 51 64 67 76 77 85 80 67 66 78 87 86 89 90 81 71 70 77
WIND DIR         NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         12 14 13 12 10 10  8  6  5  6 10 11  9  9 11 10 10  9 14 13 13
CLOUDS           CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         5  5 16 19 16 25 27 31 37 42 38 31 24 26 35 37 47 52 51 49 47
POP 12HR                      0           5          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     4     4     4     3     5     4     3     3     3
MIXING HGT           2300  2600  2600  2600  4500  4700  3100  2300  2500  2400
T WIND DIR             NE     E     E    SE     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             16    16    13    11    14    18    25    27    27    29


DATE               SUN 11/30/14  MON 12/01/14  TUE 12/02/14  WED 12/03/14
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX            68    75      66    75      57    67      62    72
TEMP          69   69 75 72 68   67 74 69 62   59 67 64 63   63 71 69
DEWPT         64   63 65 65 64   64 65 62 56   52 56 58 60   59 65 62
MAX/MIN RH         84    71      91    70      83    66      90    78
RH            83   83 71 78 86   91 72 77 82   79 68 80 90   88 82 81
PWIND DIR           S     S      SE    SE      NE    NE       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B1
POP 12HR           10    20      10    20      20    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS            IS IS         IS IS IS   IS

$$

TXZ234-272215-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
338 AM CST THU NOV 27 2014

DATE             THU 11/27/14            FRI 11/28/14            SAT 11/29/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      69          45          74          57          77
TEMP             45 52 65 69 59 53 50 47 45 54 70 74 65 60 58 58 58 65 75 76 70
DEWPT            37 39 40 39 42 43 43 45 45 51 56 56 57 58 57 58 57 60 62 62 64
MIN/MAX RH                   34         100          54          97          62
RH               76 62 39 34 52 69 79 92100 90 63 54 75 95 95 97 94 85 65 62 80
WIND DIR         NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6  9  8  6  4  4  3  3  3  3  8  9  8  6  5  4  5  8 13 14 11
CLOUDS           CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)         5  5 16 19 16 20 21 28 33 37 40 34 23 28 37 39 54 59 53 50 48
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                                 PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     5     4     4     3     3
MIXING HGT           2500  2400  1500  1200  4600  4500  2200   500  6000  5600
T WIND DIR              E     E    SE    SE     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             14    11    10    10    14    19    27    29    26    28


DATE               SUN 11/30/14  MON 12/01/14  TUE 12/02/14  WED 12/03/14
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX            62    78      61    75      51    67      57    73
TEMP          64   63 76 71 63   62 74 68 55   52 67 62 57   58 71 68
DEWPT         63   62 64 65 62   60 63 55 49   45 50 55 56   55 62 61
MAX/MIN RH         97    66      96    59      80    56      94    69
RH            97   96 68 79 96   92 69 64 80   76 56 77 94   91 73 78
PWIND DIR           S     S      SE     E       N    NE       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10    20      10    20      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS            IS IS         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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