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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
333 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

TXZ245-251015-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
333 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

Date           02/24/17      Sat 02/25/17            Sun 02/26/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      50          68          57          75          67
Temp             74 64 57 54 50 54 64 67 59 57 57 58 57 62 72 75 73 69 68 67 67
Dewpt            55 52 47 47 45 45 45 47 47 50 52 55 57 61 63 64 66 67 67 67 67
Max/Min RH                   85          47         100          69         100
RH               52 65 68 78 85 70 51 48 64 79 85 91100 98 74 69 78 92 95100100
Wind Dir          N  N  N NE  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd          6 11 13 11 10 12 10  9  8  8  6  6  8 11 13 13 12 10 11 11  8
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC
Clouds(%)         1  1  1  0  2  3  5  5  3  2 17 24 32 58 68 68 70 59 33 43 42
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02        0.02
Rain Shwrs                                           IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     4     4     4     4     3     3     5     6
Mixing Hgt           3400  1800  3600  3300  2000   700  3400  3300  1200   900
T Wind Dir              N     N    NE     E     E    SE    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             20    21    18    16    12    12    18    23    13    13


Date           02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17  Wed 03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          77      67    77      65    76      54    66      54    66
Temp          75 74 69   67 75 74 68   65 74 70 58   54 64 62 56   54 64 64
Dewpt         68 67 65   67 69 67 66   64 60 54 47   46 45 47 48   49 50 51
Min/Max RH       73      99    75      96    53      74    49      85    58
RH            78 78 88   99 81 81 95   95 62 58 66   74 51 58 74   85 60 64
Pwind Dir         S       S     S       S    NE      NE    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1 B2   B2 OV OV
PoP 12HR         20      10    20      10    30      10    20      20    20
Rain Shwrs    IS IS         IS IS         SC SC         IS IS IS   IS IS IS
Tstms                                     SC SC

$$

TXZ231-251015-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
333 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

Date           02/24/17      Sat 02/25/17            Sun 02/26/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      47          71          50          79          63
Temp             80 61 53 49 47 54 67 71 63 54 52 50 50 58 74 79 75 68 66 64 63
Dewpt            37 42 43 42 40 41 38 38 41 46 48 48 50 57 61 63 64 65 64 64 63
Max/Min RH                   80          30         100          58         100
RH               22 49 69 78 77 60 35 30 44 74 87 94100 98 65 58 68 88 93 99100
Wind Dir          N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE  E  E  E  E  S  S SE SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd          6  8 10  6  6 10  9  6  6  5  5  4  4  8 11 11  9 10 10  6  3
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC
Clouds(%)         1  0  1  1  2  4  3  4  5  6 15 37 40 70 74 64 59 39 25 41 34
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.09        0.02
Rain Shwrs                                           IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     4     4     4     4     3     3     6     6
Mixing Hgt           7000  1800  5400  5200  3600   700  3700  5300  1600   900
T Wind Dir             NE    NE    NE     E     E     E    SE     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd             14    13    14    13    10     8    12    18    17    12
Red Flag


Date           02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17  Wed 03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          88      64    88      63    81      51    68      50    67
Temp          83 82 69   64 84 82 68   63 78 73 57   51 66 63 54   50 65 63
Dewpt         61 59 64   64 67 64 63   60 50 43 40   39 34 39 44   43 43 46
Min/Max RH       36     100    47      91    29      63    29      76    43
RH            48 47 83  100 58 55 84   89 37 33 53   63 30 40 70   76 46 52
Pwind Dir         S      SE     S      SE    NE      NE    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW SC   SC B1 SC FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 OV
PoP 12HR          5      10    10      10    20      10    20      20    20
Rain Shwrs                                IS IS         IS IS IS   IS IS IS
Tstms                                     IS IS

$$

TXZ247-251015-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
333 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

Date           02/24/17      Sat 02/25/17            Sun 02/26/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      56          66          61          75          68
Temp             73 66 62 59 56 59 64 66 63 61 63 63 61 65 72 75 73 70 69 69 68
Dewpt            59 55 50 50 49 48 47 49 51 53 55 58 61 62 64 65 66 67 67 68 68
Max/Min RH                   79          53         100          73          99
RH               64 65 65 72 79 68 55 54 64 76 76 85100 93 76 73 80 90 94 98 99
Wind Dir          N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd          6 13 17 14 13 14 12 11 10 10 10 10 10 13 14 14 13 11 13 13 10
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
Clouds(%)         1  1  1  0  1  4  6  6  4  5 17 27 31 58 68 67 68 58 31 40 36
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02        0.02
Rain Shwrs                                           IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     4     4     4     4     3     3     5     6
Mixing Hgt           2400  2100  3100  3000  2200  1300  2700  2600  1200  1100
T Wind Dir              N    NE    NE     E     E    SE    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             24    27    23    20    17    18    21    23    19    20


Date           02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17  Wed 03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          75      68    76      67    75      57    66      57    66
Temp          74 73 69   68 74 73 68   67 74 70 60   57 65 64 58   57 65 65
Dewpt         68 67 66   67 69 68 67   65 61 56 49   48 47 49 50   52 52 53
Min/Max RH       80      98    79      97    58      73    53      84    63
RH            82 83 91   98 85 83 95   96 65 62 67   73 54 60 72   84 65 67
Pwind Dir         S       S     S       S    NE      NE    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1 B2   B2 OV OV
PoP 12HR         20      10    20      10    30      10    20      20    20
Rain Shwrs    IS IS         IS IS         SC SC         IS IS IS   IS IS IS
Tstms                                     SC SC

$$

TXZ234-251015-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
333 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

Date           02/24/17      Sat 02/25/17            Sun 02/26/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      45          69          49          75          64
Temp             74 57 50 47 45 52 65 69 60 51 49 49 49 56 70 75 72 68 66 65 64
Dewpt            46 45 44 42 40 40 38 40 43 43 44 45 47 56 61 63 64 64 65 64 64
Max/Min RH                   86          34         100          66         100
RH               37 64 81 85 83 63 38 35 53 74 81 86 92100 73 66 77 88 96 98100
Wind Dir          N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd          8  9 10  8  8 11  9  6  5  4  4  4  4  6 12 11 11  6  9  5  4
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1
Clouds(%)         0  2  1  0  0  0  2  2  2  0  7 16 30 61 70 73 76 59 40 52 54
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.03        0.02
Rain Shwrs                                           IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     4     4     4     4     3     3     5     5
Mixing Hgt           4500  1000  4900  4600  2800  1000  3600  3500  1000   900
T Wind Dir              N     N    NE     E     E     E    SE     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             16    14    14    12     8     8    10    18     9     6


Date           02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17  Wed 03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          81      65    81      63    77      51    66      50    66
Temp          78 77 68   65 78 76 66   63 75 70 56   51 64 62 53   50 64 63
Dewpt         66 66 64   65 69 68 65   60 52 49 42   41 39 44 44   43 44 48
Min/Max RH       61     100    66      97    40      67    39      78    47
RH            68 70 87  100 73 76 96   93 45 48 59   67 40 51 71   78 48 58
Pwind Dir         S      SE     S       S    NW       N    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 SC   SC B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR         20      10    20      10    20      10    20      20    20
Rain Shwrs    IS IS         IS IS         IS IS         IS IS IS   IS IS IS
Tstms                                     IS IS

$$

TXZ241-251015-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
333 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

Date           02/24/17      Sat 02/25/17            Sun 02/26/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      47          74          54          81          64
Temp             80 61 53 49 47 56 69 74 65 56 55 54 54 61 76 81 77 69 67 65 64
Dewpt            33 40 42 42 41 42 39 40 44 48 50 53 54 60 62 63 64 65 64 65 63
Max/Min RH                   83          29         100          54         100
RH               18 47 67 78 80 59 34 30 47 75 84 95100 96 62 54 64 86 90100 99
Wind Dir          N NE NE NE  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd          8  8  9  6  6 10  9  9  9  5  5  4  4  8 12 11 10 10 10  8  4
Heat Index                                                    83
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC
Clouds(%)         2  1  2  2  3  6  6  6  8 15 38 33 43 71 71 66 55 37 21 37 38
PoP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.08           0
Rain Shwrs                                           IS IS IS IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     4     4     4     4     4     3     3     6     6
Mixing Hgt           7700  1900  5600  5300  3500   800  4400  4300  2100   800
T Wind Dir             NE    NE    NE     E     E     E    SE     S    SE     S
T Wind Spd             14    14    14    16    12     8    13    19    16    11
Red Flag


Date           02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17  Wed 03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          90      65    91      65    83      53    70      53    68
Temp          85 83 70   65 85 84 70   65 80 75 59   53 67 66 56   53 66 65
Dewpt         63 61 65   65 67 63 64   62 54 46 43   41 36 42 47   46 48 49
Min/Max RH       33     100    43      91    31      62    31      78    49
RH            48 47 85  100 54 51 81   91 41 35 55   62 32 42 70   78 52 55
Pwind Dir         S      SE     S      SE    NE      NE    NE      NE    NE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW SC   SC B1 SC FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B2   B2 OV OV
PoP 12HR          5      10    10      10    20      10    20      20    20
Rain Shwrs                                IS IS         IS IS IS   IS IS IS
Tstms                                     IS IS

$$

TXZ229-251015-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
333 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

Date           02/24/17      Sat 02/25/17            Sun 02/26/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      46          72          50          79          60
Temp             84 66 56 50 46 55 66 72 69 58 54 51 50 58 74 79 74 66 64 62 60
Dewpt            25 34 37 38 38 37 33 33 34 39 43 45 48 54 59 61 58 61 61 61 60
Max/Min RH                   72          23          95          53          99
RH               12 30 49 62 72 50 29 23 28 48 66 79 91 86 60 53 56 82 92 99 99
Wind Dir          N NE  E NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S SE  E SE  S  S
Wind Spd          5  6  9  6  5 10  9  6  6  6  5  4  5  6  9  8  5  8  9  4  3
Clouds           CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B1 FW FW FW SC SC
Clouds(%)         0  3  0  0  6  2  1  5  9  7 11 38 53 70 74 52 23 14 25 43 32
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.03           0
Rain Shwrs                                           IS IS IS IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  6     4     4     5     5     3     2     3     6     6
Mixing Hgt           9700  3200  6100  6400  5700  1800  2500  5000  1700   400
T Wind Dir             NE    NE    NE     E     E     E    SE    SE     E    SE
T Wind Spd             12    12    13    13    11    10     8    10     9     5
Red Flag


Date           02/27/17  Tue 02/28/17  Wed 03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          90      62    90      60    82      51    70      50    69
Temp          84 82 67   62 85 82 66   60 78 74 57   51 67 65 54   50 66 64
Dewpt         52 46 59   61 62 50 55   49 38 34 37   35 29 32 39   41 39 40
Min/Max RH       21      98    30      72    18      55    22      71    34
RH            33 28 76   98 47 32 68   67 24 23 47   55 24 30 57   71 38 41
Pwind Dir        NW      SE     S       E     N      NE    NE       E     E
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW   SC SC FW FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR          5       5     5      10    10      10    10      10    20
Rain Shwrs                                                            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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