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FOUS54 KCRP 232047
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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
247 PM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

TXZ245-241030-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
247 PM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

DATE           11/23/14      MON 11/24/14            TUE 11/25/14            WED
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                      49          67          46          67          43
TEMP          80 67 59 54 51 49 55 64 67 58 52 50 47 46 52 64 67 57 51 48 45 43
DEWPT         57 58 56 52 47 43 43 39 38 40 39 39 37 38 42 39 37 35 38 34 37 36
MAX/MIN RH                   92          35          71           0           0
RH            46 72 91 91 85 78 64 40 35 50 61 67 67  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
WIND DIR      SW  S SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       9  8  6  6 16 16 13 11  8  4  4  4  5  6  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW CL CL FW
CLOUDS(%)     10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 30 30 30 30 53 55 33 27 15 14  4  5 14
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          20           0
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     2     2     2     2
MIXING HGT           3000  1300  2600  2700  2400  1100     0     0     0     0
T WIND DIR             SW     N     N     N     N     N     N     N     N     N
T WIND SPD             12    25    23    12     8     8     0     0     0     0


DATE           11/26/14  THU 11/27/14  FRI 11/28/14  SAT 11/29/14  SUN 11/30/14
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          68      51    70      59    72      62    72      59    72
TEMP          65 61 54   51 67 65 61   59 70 68 64   62 71 67 62   59 70 68
DEWPT         39 42 43   46 51 53 54   55 58 59 59   59 62 61 59   59 66 62
MIN/MAX RH        0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0
RH             0  0  0    0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0    0  0  0
PWIND DIR         N       N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0       0     5       5     5       5    10      10    10

$$

TXZ231-241030-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
247 PM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

DATE           11/23/14      MON 11/24/14            TUE 11/25/14            WED
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          67          43          67          39
TEMP          82 68 58 53 49 47 53 64 67 57 50 47 44 43 51 64 67 56 48 44 42 39
DEWPT         48 48 47 45 43 40 42 36 35 36 36 35 33 28 33 31 27 30 31 28 31 32
MAX/MIN RH                   78          31          64           0           0
RH            31 48 67 75 78 78 65 36 31 45 57 63 64  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
WIND DIR      SW SW  W  W  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD      11  5  5  5 11  8  6  8  6  3  3  2  2  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW
CLOUDS(%)     10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 30 30 30 30 26 15 16 24 14 15  3  5 12
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     4     4     5     5     5     2     2     2     2
MIXING HGT           4400   900  3000  3100  2800  1300     0     0     0     0
T WIND DIR              W     N     N     N    NE    NE     N     N     N     N
T WIND SPD              9    17    13    10     5     4     0     0     0     0


DATE           11/26/14  THU 11/27/14  FRI 11/28/14  SAT 11/29/14  SUN 11/30/14
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          71      44    71      52    74      56    74      56    75
TEMP          67 60 48   44 67 64 55   52 71 67 59   56 72 67 60   56 72 69
DEWPT         37 34 36   36 43 48 51   50 56 56 56   55 59 58 56   56 62 61
MIN/MAX RH        0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0
RH             0  0  0    0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0    0  0  0
PWIND DIR         N       N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0       0     0       5     5       5    10      10    10

$$

TXZ247-241030-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
247 PM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

DATE           11/23/14      MON 11/24/14            TUE 11/25/14            WED
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                      52          67          51          67          47
TEMP          78 68 60 57 54 52 57 65 67 61 56 54 52 51 56 65 67 59 54 51 49 47
DEWPT         60 60 59 55 49 44 43 40 38 39 40 41 41 41 45 41 40 37 40 36 39 39
MAX/MIN RH                   94          35          68           0           0
RH            54 76 94 92 84 75 60 39 35 45 56 61 67  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
WIND DIR      SW  S SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD      10 10  9  9 18 18 16 12  9  8  6  6  8  9  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW CL CL FW
CLOUDS(%)     10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 30 30 30 30 53 54 33 28 14 13  4  5 14
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     4     4     4     4     5     2     2     2     2
MIXING HGT           2500  1500  2600  2600  2400  1100     0     0     0     0
T WIND DIR             SW     N     N     N    NE     N     N     N     N     N
T WIND SPD             16    29    26    16    12    11     0     0     0     0


DATE           11/26/14  THU 11/27/14  FRI 11/28/14  SAT 11/29/14  SUN 11/30/14
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          68      56    69      62    72      64    73      62    72
TEMP          65 63 58   56 67 66 63   62 70 69 66   64 71 68 64   62 71 69
DEWPT         39 43 45   49 51 54 55   57 58 60 60   61 63 62 60   61 66 63
MIN/MAX RH        0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0
RH             0  0  0    0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0    0  0  0
PWIND DIR         N       N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0       0     5       5     5      10    10      10    10

$$

TXZ234-241030-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
247 PM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

DATE           11/23/14      MON 11/24/14            TUE 11/25/14            WED
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          67          40          66          38
TEMP          81 67 57 52 48 46 53 64 67 56 49 45 42 40 49 62 66 55 47 43 40 38
DEWPT         53 53 50 46 42 39 41 35 34 35 34 34 33 28 36 33 29 30 34 26 32 33
MAX/MIN RH                   82          29          69           0           0
RH            39 62 80 82 80 76 64 34 29 44 57 64 69  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
WIND DIR      SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD      12  6  4  6 12  9  9 10  8  3  3  3  3  4  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL FW
CLOUDS(%)     10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 30 30 30 30 39 34 25 25 17 16  5  5 13
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     4     4     5     5     5     2     2     2     2
MIXING HGT           3800  1300  3000  3000  2800  1300     0     0     0     0
T WIND DIR              W     N     N     N     N     N     N     N     N     N
T WIND SPD             10    18    16    11     5     5     0     0     0     0


DATE           11/26/14  THU 11/27/14  FRI 11/28/14  SAT 11/29/14  SUN 11/30/14
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          69      45    71      53    73      57    73      56    73
TEMP          65 60 49   45 67 64 56   53 70 67 60   57 71 66 59   56 71 68
DEWPT         41 39 39   40 48 50 51   51 56 57 56   55 60 58 56   56 63 61
MIN/MAX RH        0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0
RH             0  0  0    0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0    0  0  0
PWIND DIR         N       N     N       N     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0       0     5       5     5       5    10      10    10

$$

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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