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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
535 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

TXZ245-222215-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
535 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

DATE             SUN 01/22/17            MON 01/23/17            TUE 01/24/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      73          49          73          59          77
TEMP             58 58 69 73 67 61 56 53 49 58 69 73 68 63 62 60 59 62 72 77 71
DEWPT            38 38 35 41 44 43 43 41 42 40 41 43 48 52 55 57 59 61 63 64 63
MIN/MAX RH                   29          75          33         100          64
RH               46 47 29 32 44 52 63 64 75 51 37 34 49 67 80 90 99 96 73 64 77
WIND DIR          W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         16 19 24 20 13 10  9  6  5  3  2  6  8  9 10 11 11 14 17 17 14
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  5  9 10 11 12 13
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     6     6     5     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           6300  6400  3900  2300  5100  4800   900   400  2300  2100
T WIND DIR              W    NW    NW    NW    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             34    31    18    11     4     8    17    19    26    29
RED FLAG          W  W  W  W
WIND              Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE               WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17  FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17
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            60    71      49    64      50    66      51    63
TEMP          63   60 68 64 53   49 60 59 52   50 62 61 54   51 60 57
DEWPT         63   55 46 46 44   41 40 41 43   44 46 46 47   47 40 38
MAX/MIN RH        100    40      75    41      82    49      86    41
RH           100   83 45 52 71   75 46 51 70   82 56 58 79   86 49 49
PWIND DIR          SW     N       N    NE       E     E       E     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1   B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR           10     5       5     5       5    10      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                                              SC   SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                   SC   SC SC SC

$$

TXZ231-222215-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
535 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

DATE             SUN 01/22/17            MON 01/23/17            TUE 01/24/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      75          45          78          52          86
TEMP             60 61 72 75 67 55 51 47 45 57 72 78 69 61 57 54 52 59 78 86 76
DEWPT            24 24 29 31 33 36 35 35 34 34 35 36 37 38 41 45 49 52 54 54 53
MIN/MAX RH                   19          67          22          90          34
RH               25 24 21 20 29 49 54 63 65 43 27 22 30 44 54 70 88 80 45 34 45
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD         14 20 24 20 11  6  5  3  2  1  4  6  5  6  8  8  9 11 12 10  6
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  5  8  8  7  8  8
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     5     5     4     4     4     4     5
MIXING HGT           7900  8400  5400  2900  6900  6800   200   200  1700  1500
T WIND DIR              W    NW    NW    NW    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             33    28    12     5     6    10    12    13    19    16
RED FLAG          W  W  W  W
WIND              Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE               WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17  FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17
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            54    74      44    67      43    68      47    62
TEMP          60   54 69 64 50   44 62 60 48   43 62 61 51   47 58 55
DEWPT         55   40 34 35 37   36 33 35 39   38 41 43 44   40 34 33
MAX/MIN RH         83    24      74    29      81    39      81    34
RH            83   58 27 34 60   74 34 40 69   81 45 51 79   77 41 43
PWIND DIR          NE     N       N    NE       E     E      NE     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5    10      30    20
RAIN SHWRS                                              SC   SC IS IS
TSTMS                                                   SC   SC IS IS

$$

TXZ247-222215-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
535 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

DATE             SUN 01/22/17            MON 01/23/17            TUE 01/24/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      70          53          71          62          76
TEMP             64 62 68 70 66 62 58 55 53 59 68 71 68 65 64 62 62 64 72 76 71
DEWPT            38 41 37 41 43 45 45 43 44 41 41 44 50 54 57 59 60 62 64 64 64
MIN/MAX RH                   30          72          36          97          68
RH               39 46 33 35 44 55 62 65 72 51 38 38 52 67 79 88 95 93 75 68 79
WIND DIR          W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         23 24 25 20 14 14 11  9  6  4  1  6  9 11 13 13 14 16 17 18 17
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  6  9 11 12 12 13
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     6     6     5     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           6500  6500  4100  2500  5100  4700  1400  1300  1700  1600
T WIND DIR              W    NW    NW    NW    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             43    35    23    16     5     9    20    25    28    31
RED FLAG          W  W  W  W
WIND              Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE               WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17  FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17
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    71      52    64      54    66      53    63
TEMP          64   62 69 65 56   52 61 61 56   54 63 62 56   53 61 59
DEWPT         64   57 49 48 46   44 42 43 44   46 48 48 49   49 43 40
MAX/MIN RH        100    44      72    44      77    53      86    45
RH           100   85 49 54 69   72 48 51 65   77 59 60 79   86 52 50
PWIND DIR          SW     N       N    NE       E     E       E    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR           10     5       5     5       5    10      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                                              SC   SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                   SC   SC SC SC

$$

TXZ234-222215-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
535 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

DATE             SUN 01/22/17            MON 01/23/17            TUE 01/24/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      72          45          73          54          82
TEMP             55 55 69 72 65 55 50 47 45 55 69 73 67 60 58 55 54 59 75 82 73
DEWPT            34 35 35 37 39 41 38 38 37 38 39 41 44 47 49 52 54 58 61 62 62
MIN/MAX RH                   27          74          30         100          51
RH               46 46 29 28 39 59 64 71 73 53 34 31 43 61 73 88100 96 61 51 67
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         12 17 23 20 12  8  6  5  4  2  3  6  5  5  5  5  5 11 16 14 11
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  5 10 11 13 12 11
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     6     6     5     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           6300  6700  4000  2000  5500  5200   200   100  2500  2300
T WIND DIR              W    NW    NW    NW     W     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             34    32    14     9     5     8    10    10    20    25
RED FLAG          W  W  W  W
WIND              Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE               WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17  FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17
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            55    71      45    63      43    66      47    62
TEMP          61   55 67 62 50   45 59 57 47   43 60 60 51   47 58 55
DEWPT         61   46 42 41 40   36 36 38 39   38 40 43 43   42 38 35
MAX/MIN RH        100    34      72    37      82    40      82    38
RH           100   71 40 46 68   72 42 50 74   82 46 53 73   82 46 48
PWIND DIR          NW     N       N    NE       E     E      NE     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           10     5       5     5       5     5      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                                              IS   IS IS IS
TSTMS                                                   IS   IS IS IS

$$

TXZ241-222215-
ALICE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-JIM WELLS COUNTY TX
27.74N  98.03W ELEV. 177 FT
535 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

DATE             SUN 01/22/17            MON 01/23/17            TUE 01/24/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      76          46          79          53          86
TEMP             61 62 72 76 69 58 53 49 47 59 73 79 70 62 58 55 53 60 78 86 77
DEWPT            26 26 28 31 33 34 33 34 33 35 35 35 37 38 40 46 51 54 55 54 54
MIN/MAX RH                   18          60          21          95          34
RH               27 26 19 19 26 42 47 56 59 40 25 21 29 41 51 71 93 81 44 34 46
WIND DIR         NW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD         18 21 25 23 12  8  5  4  3  1  4  6  6  6  8  8  8 11 14 11  6
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  5  9  9  9  9  8
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  5     6     6     5     5     4     4     4     4     5
MIXING HGT           8200  8800  5900  3500  7100  7000   200   200  1800  1500
T WIND DIR             NW    NW    NW    NW    SW     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             40    33    14     6     6    10    12    13    21    19
RED FLAG          W  W  W  W
WIND              Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE               WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17  FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17
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            58    75      47    69      47    70      49    63
TEMP          63   58 71 66 53   47 64 62 51   47 64 63 53   49 60 56
DEWPT         60   45 35 36 38   37 33 37 41   42 44 46 47   44 35 33
MAX/MIN RH         90    23      68    28      82    41      86    33
RH            90   63 27 33 57   68 32 39 67   82 48 53 81   83 40 40
PWIND DIR          NE     N       N    NE       E     E       E     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC FW SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5    10      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                                              SC   SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                   SC   SC SC SC

$$

TXZ229-222215-
LA SALLE COUNTY AIRPORT-LA SALLE COUNTY TX
28.46N  99.22W ELEV. 476 FT
535 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

DATE             SUN 01/22/17            MON 01/23/17            TUE 01/24/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      75          43          79          51          85
TEMP             59 58 70 75 68 54 48 45 43 54 71 79 70 60 56 53 51 57 77 85 74
DEWPT            22 23 28 24 23 28 29 28 30 30 30 30 31 30 31 36 41 45 48 47 45
MIN/MAX RH                   15          59          17          73          26
RH               23 25 21 15 18 37 46 50 59 39 22 17 24 32 38 52 71 65 36 26 35
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW SW  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD         17 19 24 20 11  6  4  3  2  2  5  6  5  5  6  5  4  6  8  5  3
CLOUDS           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)         0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  4  5  7  8  9 10
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  6     6     6     5     5     4     4     4     4     5
MIXING HGT           7800  9500  7200  3500  7500  7900   200   100  1400  1200
T WIND DIR             NW    NW    NW    NW     W     S    SE    SE     S    SE
T WIND SPD             37    31    12     4     6    10    10    10    11     9
RED FLAG          W  W  W  W
WIND              Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE               WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17  FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17
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            51    73      43    68      45    67      47    62
TEMP          58   51 67 63 49   43 62 60 49   45 62 60 51   47 58 55
DEWPT         44   33 32 30 32   33 30 30 32   37 40 40 42   37 32 30
MAX/MIN RH         61    21      66    24      76    37      74    30
RH            61   50 26 29 51   66 30 31 52   76 44 46 72   69 37 38
PWIND DIR          NE     N      NE     E       E     E      NE     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                                              IS   IS IS IS
TSTMS                                                   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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