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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
705 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

SCZ050-302100-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
705 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

DATE             MON 05/30/16            TUE 05/31/16            WED 06/01/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      82          69          86          69          87
TEMP             71 76 81 79 78 73 71 69 72 79 85 85 78 74 72 69 72 83 87 86 80
DEWPT            68 68 69 69 69 68 68 68 69 69 69 69 70 70 69 69 70 69 69 69 71
RH               90 76 67 72 74 84 90 97 90 72 59 59 76 87 90100 93 63 55 57 74
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  E  N NW NW  N  N  N  E SE
WIND SPD          5  8  8  9  8  8  5  4  6  6  8  5  3  3  2  3  3  5  5  5  4
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     90          40          40          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.86        0.08        0.01           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  D  D  C  C  C  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                C  C  C  S                 C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C


DATE          THU 06/02/16  FRI 06/03/16  SAT 06/04/16  SUN 06/05/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          71    89      72    89      72    86      72    85
TEMP          73 75 88 80   73 75 89 81   74 75 86 80   75 74 85 79
DEWPT         69 70 70 71   71 71 71 71   71 72 71 72   71 71 70 71
PWIND DIR         E     S       S     S      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR         10    30      10    30      20    40      20    40
RAIN SHWRS           C  C          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS                C  C          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
GAZ118-302100-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
705 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

DATE             MON 05/30/16            TUE 05/31/16            WED 06/01/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      85          68          90          70          90
TEMP             71 77 84 85 81 73 71 69 71 83 89 88 81 74 71 70 73 84 90 88 81
DEWPT            64 66 67 66 67 68 68 67 69 68 67 67 69 70 69 70 70 69 68 67 70
RH               79 69 57 53 63 84 90 93 93 61 48 50 67 87 93100 90 61 49 50 69
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW  W  W NW  N  N  N NE SE  S  S  W  N  N  N  E SE
WIND SPD          9 10 11 11  4  3  3  2  3  5  6  6  4  2  1  2  3  4  5  5  5
CLOUDS           B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     30          20          20          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        C  S  S  S  S  S              S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS                S  S  S  S                 S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S


DATE          THU 06/02/16  FRI 06/03/16  SAT 06/04/16  SUN 06/05/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          71    90      71    90      72    89      73    87
TEMP          72 73 90 81   74 74 90 81   74 74 89 81   75 75 87 80
DEWPT         70 71 70 71   71 71 70 71   71 71 69 71   71 70 70 70
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S       S    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         20    30      20    30      20    30      30    40
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
SCZ050-302100-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
705 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

DATE             MON 05/30/16            TUE 05/31/16            WED 06/01/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      81          70          84          71          85
TEMP             73 76 81 78 77 74 72 71 72 79 84 83 78 74 72 71 73 81 84 84 79
DEWPT            68 68 69 69 69 68 69 69 69 69 69 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 71
RH               84 76 67 74 76 82 90 93 90 72 61 65 76 87 93 97 90 69 63 63 77
WIND DIR          W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  W  W NW  N  N NE  E SE
WIND SPD          8  9  9  9 10 10  6  8  8  6  6  5  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     80          40          40          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.63        0.07        0.01           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  D  D  C  C  C  S  S  S  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                C  C  C  S                 C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C


DATE          THU 06/02/16  FRI 06/03/16  SAT 06/04/16  SUN 06/05/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          73    85      73    86      74    85      74    84
TEMP          74 75 85 79   75 76 86 80   75 76 85 80   75 75 83 79
DEWPT         70 71 71 71   71 72 72 72   72 72 71 72   72 71 70 71
PWIND DIR         E     S       S     S      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B1
POP 12HR         10    20      10    30      20    30      20    40
RAIN SHWRS           S  S          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS                S  S          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
SCZ048-302100-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
705 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

DATE             MON 05/30/16            TUE 05/31/16            WED 06/01/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      83          69          88          70          88
TEMP             70 76 82 83 78 73 72 69 71 81 87 86 79 74 72 70 73 82 87 85 80
DEWPT            66 67 67 68 68 69 68 68 69 69 68 69 70 70 70 70 70 68 69 69 71
RH               87 74 61 61 71 87 87 97 93 67 53 57 74 87 93100 90 63 55 59 74
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW  N NW NW  W  S SW  W NW  N  N NE  E SE
WIND SPD          9  9  8  8  4  5  3  2  5  5  6  5  3  2  2  2  3  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS           OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     50          30          20          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.16        0.02           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S        S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                S  S  S  S                 S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C


DATE          THU 06/02/16  FRI 06/03/16  SAT 06/04/16  SUN 06/05/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          71    89      72    89      72    87      73    85
TEMP          74 75 88 80   75 75 88 80   74 75 87 80   74 75 85 79
DEWPT         70 70 70 71   71 71 71 72   71 71 70 72   71 70 70 71
PWIND DIR        SE    SE       S    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR         10    30      10    30      20    30      20    40
RAIN SHWRS           C  C          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS                C  C          C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
SCZ043-302100-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
705 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

DATE             MON 05/30/16            TUE 05/31/16            WED 06/01/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      83          67          87          68          88
TEMP             70 75 82 82 78 72 69 67 70 80 87 85 80 72 69 68 70 82 88 85 80
DEWPT            67 66 68 68 68 68 68 67 68 68 68 68 69 69 68 68 69 68 68 68 70
RH               90 74 63 63 71 87 97100 93 67 53 57 69 90 97100 97 63 52 57 72
WIND DIR         NW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE  N NW  N  N  N  N  E SE
WIND SPD          9  9  6  8  5  5  1  2  4  5  6  5  3  2  1  2  3  4  4  4  3
CLOUDS           OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     60          40          30          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.41        0.02           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  L  C  C  C  S  S  S     S  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS                S  S  S  S                 S  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S


DATE          THU 06/02/16  FRI 06/03/16  SAT 06/04/16  SUN 06/05/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          69    89      70    90      70    88      71    86
TEMP          70 72 89 80   72 73 90 80   72 73 88 80   73 73 86 79
DEWPT         69 69 68 71   70 70 70 72   70 71 69 72   70 70 69 71
PWIND DIR         E    SW       S    SW      SW    SW      SW     W
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         20    30      20    40      30    40      30    40
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
GAZ099-302100-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
705 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

DATE             MON 05/30/16            TUE 05/31/16            WED 06/01/16
EDT 3HRLY     05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      89          68          91          69          91
TEMP             70 77 85 89 83 74 71 68 71 84 91 91 84 75 72 69 72 84 91 89 82
DEWPT            65 67 66 65 67 68 68 68 68 68 66 66 68 68 68 69 70 68 67 65 69
RH               84 71 53 45 59 82 90100 90 59 44 44 59 79 87100 93 59 45 45 65
WIND DIR         NW NW  N NW  N  S  W NE NE NE  N NE  E  E SE  E NE NE NE NE  E
WIND SPD          9  8 10  9  2  3  0  0  2  3  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3
CLOUDS           B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        S  S  S  S  S                    S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS                   S  S                       S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S


DATE          THU 06/02/16  FRI 06/03/16  SAT 06/04/16  SUN 06/05/16
EDT 6HRLY     02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20   02 08 14 20
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          71    92      71    92      71    92      72    89
TEMP          73 73 91 84   73 73 92 84   73 74 92 85   74 74 89 83
DEWPT         69 70 67 70   69 70 67 70   70 70 66 69   68 69 68 70
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S    SW      SW    SW       S    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1   SC SC SC B1   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         20    40      20    30      30    40      30    40
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$

PRODUCT KEY...

--- CLOUD COVER ---
CODE   PERCENTAGE            SKY COVER DAY/NIGHT
 CL    0 TO <=5 PERCENT      SUNNY/CLEAR
 FW    >5 TO <=25 PERCENT    SUNNY/MOSTLY CLEAR
 SC    >25 TO <=50 PERCENT   PARTLY CLOUDY
 B1    >50 TO <=69 PERCENT   MOSTLY CLOUDY
 B2    >69 TO <=87 PERCENT   MOSTLY CLOUDY
 OV    >87 TO 100 PERCENT    CLOUDY

--- OBSTRUCTIONS TO VISIBILITY ---    --- WEATHER COVERAGE ---
CODE   TYPE                           CODE   QUALIFYING TERM
 F     FOG                             S     SLIGHT
 PF    PATCHY FOG                      C     CHANCE
 F+    DENSE FOG                       L     LIKELY
 PF+   PATCHY DENSE FOG                O     OCCASIONAL
 H     HAZE                            D     DEFINITE
 BS    BLOWING SNOW
 K     SMOKE
 BD    BLOWING DUST
 AF    VOLCANIC ASHFALL

--- EXTENDED WIND FORECAST CHARACTER ---
                           12-HR MAX SUSTAINED
CODE   WIND CHARACTER          WIND SPEED
 LT    LIGHT                   < 8 MPH
 GN    GENTLE                  8-14 MPH
 BZ    BREEZY                  15-22 MPH
 WY    WINDY                   23-30 MPH
 VW    VERY WINDY              31-39 MPH
 SD    STRONG/DAMAGING         >=40 MPH

$$



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