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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
300 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

TXZ245-061030-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
300 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

DATE           12/05/16      TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU
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                      51          72          51          67          51
TEMP          58 56 54 53 52 51 56 68 72 64 58 55 53 51 55 64 67 61 56 54 52 51
DEWPT         54 54 52 52 51 51 53 54 55 56 53 53 52 50 55 60 60 59 56 54 50 45
MAX/MIN RH                  100          55          98          79         100
RH            87 94 95 99 98100 91 61 55 75 84 92 98 96100 85 79 96100100 92 80
WIND DIR      NW  W  W  W  W SW SW  W  W NW  N  N  N NE NE  E NE NE NE  N  N  N
WIND SPD      10  9  6  5  5  5  8  9  6  5  8  6  5  6  5  5  4  4  6 10 14 19
CLOUDS        B1 B1 SC FW CL FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)     64 55 27  8  1  6  1  1  0  7 10 24 37 38 49 59 62 65 74 83 80 77
POP 12HR                      5           0           0          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.14
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS SC SC SC SC IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     3     4     4     4     4     4     3     3     3
MIXING HGT           1700   600  1500  2200   600   600  1200  1100   800  2200
T WIND DIR              W     W    SW     W     N     N    NE    NE     N     N
T WIND SPD             16    13    19    14    18    16    11     8    12    26


DATE           12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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          52      40    52      49    67      62    73      63    72
TEMP          52 47 42   40 50 51 49   49 64 65 63   62 71 69 65   63 70 67
DEWPT         40 34 33   31 31 34 40   45 54 57 59   59 61 61 62   60 63 62
MIN/MAX RH       56      70    46      92    67      90    67      92    73
RH            64 60 70   70 48 52 70   88 70 76 88   90 71 76 92   90 78 83
PWIND DIR         N       N    NE      NE    SE       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         20      10     0      10    20      20    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS                       IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS

$$

TXZ231-061030-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
300 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

DATE           12/05/16      TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU
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          46          65          46
TEMP          59 54 50 48 47 46 52 68 72 62 54 51 48 46 50 61 65 57 52 49 47 46
DEWPT         52 52 50 48 47 46 51 51 49 50 50 47 47 45 50 55 56 56 52 49 45 40
MAX/MIN RH                  100          43          98          73         100
RH            77 94100 99100100 98 56 43 65 85 88 96 96100 78 73 94100100 92 81
WIND DIR      NW  W  W SW SW SW  W  W NW NE  N  N  N NE  E  E NE NE  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       8  5  3  3  4  3  5  6  5  5  6  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  9 12 16
CLOUDS        B1 SC FW CL CL FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)     63 44  9  2  1  6  0  0  0  7  9 23 41 56 60 63 65 67 70 74 72 70
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.05
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS IS IS IS IS
OBVIS                  PF PF  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     3     3     3     3     3
MIXING HGT           1300   200  1500  2700   600   600   900  1000  1000  2200
T WIND DIR              W    SW     W    NW     N    NE    NE    NE     N     N
T WIND SPD              9     9    12     9    16    12     8     5     9    23


DATE           12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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          50      34    48      40    63      54    73      57    73
TEMP          49 44 37   34 46 45 41   40 59 60 56   54 70 67 60   57 70 66
DEWPT         34 29 23   20 22 26 28   32 45 51 55   54 59 59 59   57 61 59
MIN/MAX RH       49      58    39      78    59     100    62      98    64
RH            56 56 56   56 40 48 58   73 60 74 96  100 68 76 95   98 73 77
PWIND DIR         N       N    NE      NE    SE      SE     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         10       5     0      10    20      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                IS IS

$$

TXZ247-061030-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
300 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

DATE           12/05/16      TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU
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                      57          71          56          68          53
TEMP          60 59 58 57 57 57 60 68 71 65 61 59 57 56 59 66 68 62 58 56 54 53
DEWPT         55 55 53 53 54 54 55 55 56 58 56 55 55 55 59 61 62 61 58 56 53 49
MAX/MIN RH                   93          61          95          81         100
RH            83 86 86 88 90 93 84 63 61 79 84 87 92 96100 86 81 96100100 94 85
WIND DIR      NW  W NW  W  W  W SW  W SW  W  N  N  N NE NE  E NE NE NE  N  N  N
WIND SPD      12 12 10  6  6  8 10 10  6  5  9  8  8  6  6  6  5  5  6 10 17 21
CLOUDS        B1 B1 FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)     66 55 25  8  0  5  1  1  1  7 10 23 36 40 49 57 61 65 74 83 80 78
POP 12HR                      5           0           0          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.12
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS SC SC SC SC IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     3     4     4     4     4     4     3     3     3
MIXING HGT           1900  1000  1200  2000   800   700  1200  1100   900  2300
T WIND DIR              W     W    SW     W     N     N    NE    NE     N     N
T WIND SPD             19    17    24    17    20    18    13    10    13    27


DATE           12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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          53      43    55      53    68      64    72      65    72
TEMP          53 49 45   43 53 54 53   53 65 66 65   64 70 69 66   65 71 68
DEWPT         42 37 37   35 35 37 43   49 54 58 60   60 62 62 63   61 64 63
MIN/MAX RH       58      72    48      89    66      88    70      89    76
RH            66 61 71   72 51 52 70   87 68 74 87   88 73 77 89   87 80 85
PWIND DIR         N       N    NE       E    SE       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         20      10     0      10    20      20    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS                       IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS

$$

TXZ234-061030-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
300 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

DATE           12/05/16      TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU
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          70          46          66          47
TEMP          54 51 49 49 48 47 53 66 70 61 54 51 48 46 51 62 66 58 53 50 48 47
DEWPT         53 51 49 49 48 47 51 52 52 52 51 48 47 45 51 56 57 56 53 50 46 41
MAX/MIN RH                  100          52          99          74         100
RH            96100100100100100 95 60 52 72 88 89 96 96100 81 74 92100100 94 82
WIND DIR      NW  W  W  W SW SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E NE NE  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       8  6  4  4  4  4  6  6  6  5  6  6  4  5  5  4  4  4  5  9 13 17
CLOUDS        B1 B1 SC FW CL FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)     53 60 40 10  2  7  1  0  0  7 14 26 39 38 53 68 72 76 80 85 80 74
POP 12HR                      5           0           0          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.16
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS SC SC SC SC IS
OBVIS         PF       PF PF  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     4     4     4     4     4     3     3     2
MIXING HGT           1400   100  1600  2400   700   700  1100  1000  1000  2100
T WIND DIR              W    SW     W    NW     N     N    NE    NE     N     N
T WIND SPD             12    10    14    11    16    12     9     5    12    25


DATE           12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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          50      33    50      40    65      58    74      59    73
TEMP          49 43 36   33 47 46 42   40 60 62 59   58 71 68 62   59 71 66
DEWPT         35 30 25   23 24 28 29   34 49 54 56   56 60 59 59   57 61 59
MIN/MAX RH       51      65    39      89    66      94    63      92    65
RH            58 59 62   65 41 50 60   82 68 76 91   94 69 74 91   92 73 80
PWIND DIR         N       N    NE      NE    SE       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         20       5     0       5    20      20    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS                       IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS

$$

TXZ241-061030-
ALICE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-JIM WELLS COUNTY TX
27.74N  98.03W ELEV. 177 FT
300 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

DATE           12/05/16      TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU
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                      48          77          47          66          48
TEMP          62 57 53 51 49 48 55 72 77 65 57 53 50 47 52 63 66 59 54 51 49 48
DEWPT         53 52 51 48 49 48 52 53 51 52 51 50 49 46 52 58 59 59 54 51 48 42
MAX/MIN RH                  100          40         100          79         100
RH            70 84 94 92100100 90 51 40 62 81 89 99 96100 84 79 99100100 95 81
WIND DIR      NW NW NW SW SW SW SW  W NW NE NE NE  N NE NE  E NE NE  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD      10  5  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  5  6  5  5  5  4  4  4  5  5  8 11 16
CLOUDS        B1 SC CL CL CL FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)     53 38  3  2  1  6  1  1  1  7  9 22 46 55 62 68 66 64 69 75 75 75
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.05
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
OBVIS                  PF PF  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     5     5     5     3     3     3     3     3
MIXING HGT           1300   100  1900  3100   500   600   800   800   700  2000
T WIND DIR              W    SW    SW    NW    NE    NE    NE     N     N     N
T WIND SPD              9    10    12     8    13    13     9     8     9    21


DATE           12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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          51      36    49      41    65      57    75      60    76
TEMP          50 45 39   36 47 46 43   41 61 62 58   57 72 69 63   60 73 69
DEWPT         36 32 26   23 24 28 30   34 46 53 56   56 59 60 60   58 62 60
MIN/MAX RH       52      62    40      80    58      98    60      95    61
RH            59 59 59   59 40 50 59   76 59 72 93   98 65 73 91   95 68 73
PWIND DIR         N       N     N       N    SE      SE     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC B1 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 SC
POP 12HR         20      10     0      10    20      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS                       IS IS

$$

TXZ229-061030-
LA SALLE COUNTY AIRPORT-LA SALLE COUNTY TX
28.46N  99.22W ELEV. 476 FT
300 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

DATE           12/05/16      TUE 12/06/16            WED 12/07/16            THU
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          46          65          45
TEMP          60 55 50 48 47 46 52 67 72 62 55 51 48 46 51 62 65 57 51 49 47 45
DEWPT         50 51 49 47 47 46 50 49 45 49 48 47 45 45 50 53 54 53 51 48 44 39
MAX/MIN RH                  100          38          95          68         100
RH            70 86 94 95100100 93 51 38 62 78 86 89 96 98 73 68 87100 98 89 78
WIND DIR      NW  W  W SW SW  W  W NW  N NE NE  N  N  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD       6  3  2  3  3  3  3  5  4  4  6  6  5  4  4  3  3  3  4  6 10 13
CLOUDS        B1 SC CL CL CL FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     64 30  3  3  1  6  1  0  0  7 10 23 42 54 57 59 51 43 51 60 61 62
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                  PF PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     4     3     3     4     4     3
MIXING HGT           1400   100  1400  2800   700   500  1200  1200  1000  2300
T WIND DIR             SW    SW     W     N    NE    NE     E    NE    NE    NE
T WIND SPD              8     9    12    10    16    13     8     5     5    18


DATE           12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16  SAT 12/10/16  SUN 12/11/16  MON 12/12/16
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          49      34    49      39    61      49    71      53    72
TEMP          48 43 37   34 46 45 41   39 57 56 51   49 67 64 56   53 68 64
DEWPT         30 27 23   21 21 25 27   30 41 47 49   49 55 55 53   51 55 53
MIN/MAX RH       44      57    35      74    54     100    58      93    54
RH            49 53 56   57 37 45 58   70 55 71 93  100 65 71 88   93 63 67
PWIND DIR         N       N    NE       E    SE      SE     S       E     W
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10       5     0       5    10       5     5       5     5

$$

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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