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FOUS54 KCRP 060140
PFWCRP

FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
840 PM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015

TXZ245-061015-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
840 PM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015

DATE           07/05/15      MON 07/06/15            TUE 07/07/15            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
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      79          88          79          89          80
TEMP                83 81 79 80 84 87 87 85 83 81 80 80 86 87 89 85 82 81 81 80
DEWPT               78 77 77 76 76 77 76 77 78 77 77 76 75 77 76 76 76 76 75 76
MAX/MIN RH                   94          70          91          66          88
RH                  85 89 94 90 79 72 71 77 85 86 90 89 70 72 66 75 81 85 83 87
WIND DIR            SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD            10 11  9  9 13 14 16 14 11 11 10 11 12 14 12 12 10 12 10  9
HEAT INDEX          92 89       93100 98 95 93 89    86 94 99101 95 90 88 87
CLOUDS              SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)           42 40 40 43 44 39 38 36 43 42 57 49 47 45 46 47 46 46 41 37
POP 12HR                      5           0          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT                  700  1900  1800  1400   800  3200  3100  2700  2400
T WIND DIR                    S    SE    SE    SE     S     S    SE     S     S
T WIND SPD                   16    23    27    21    19    29    28    28    27


DATE           07/08 THU 07/09/15 FRI 07/10/15 SAT 07/11/15 SUN 07/12/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            88      78      89      78      90      78      90      77      88
TEMP          88 85 80 79 89 85 81 78 89 87 81 78 88 86 80 77 88 84
DEWPT         76 76 76 76 76 75 76 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 76 75 76 75
MIN/MAX RH         67      92      67      91      63      92      62      93      68
RH            68 73 88 91 68 73 84 89 63 69 83 90 66 70 87 91 70 74
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5      10      10      10      10      10       5       5

$$

TXZ231-061015-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
840 PM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015

DATE           07/05/15      MON 07/06/15            TUE 07/07/15            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
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      76          93          77          93          75
TEMP                84 81 76 77 84 92 92 89 84 80 77 77 85 91 93 87 81 78 77 76
DEWPT               77 76 76 75 76 72 77 74 77 76 76 75 75 73 72 74 75 75 76 74
MAX/MIN RH                  100          53          97          51         100
RH                  78 86100 92 77 53 61 62 79 87 96 95 73 55 51 64 83 91 99 95
WIND DIR            SE  S SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD            11 10  8  8 14 14 17 16 10  9  8  9 11 14 14 13 12 10  9  8
HEAT INDEX          94 87       94100106 98 94          94100101 95 86
CLOUDS              SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)           46 44 41 39 45 36 35 24 33 39 61 49 45 40 39 39 43 46 46 46
POP 12HR                      5           0           5          10           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS
TSTMS
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT                  700  3600  3500  2400   700  4500  4400  3500  1700
T WIND DIR                   SE    SE    SE    SE    SE     S    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD                   13    20    28    21    14    29    32    29    25


DATE           07/08 THU 07/09/15 FRI 07/10/15 SAT 07/11/15 SUN 07/12/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            93      75      94      75      95      75      96      74      96
TEMP          92 87 78 76 93 89 77 75 93 90 78 76 94 91 78 75 94 91
DEWPT         71 72 75 75 71 70 74 74 71 72 75 74 71 72 74 73 71 72
MIN/MAX RH         49      99      46      98      46     100      45      98      46
RH            50 61 92 96 49 54 91 95 49 56 91 97 47 55 89 95 48 55
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR            5       0      10       0      10       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ247-061015-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
840 PM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015

DATE           07/05/15      MON 07/06/15            TUE 07/07/15            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
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      81          87          81          88          81
TEMP                83 83 81 81 84 87 87 85 84 83 82 81 86 88 88 86 85 84 83 82
DEWPT               78 77 77 76 77 77 78 77 78 77 77 76 76 77 77 76 76 76 76 76
MAX/MIN RH                   96          73          86          69          83
RH                  85 84 86 85 78 73 75 77 82 82 85 86 72 70 70 72 77 78 80 83
WIND DIR            SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD            12 12 12 11 13 14 16 14 13 13 12 13 12 14 12 12 11 14 12 11
HEAT INDEX          94 91 88 88 94 98100 96 95 92 89 87 95100100 96 94 92 90 88
CLOUDS              SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)           43 41 40 45 43 39 38 36 41 43 57 48 47 47 47 47 46 44 40 36
POP 12HR                      5           0          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT                 1000  1900  1800  1500  1100  2900  2900  2600  2400
T WIND DIR                    S     S    SE    SE     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD                   21    24    27    25    24    31    28    28    29


DATE           07/08 THU 07/09/15 FRI 07/10/15 SAT 07/11/15 SUN 07/12/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            88      80      88      80      89      80      89      79      87
TEMP          87 85 82 81 88 86 82 81 88 86 82 81 89 87 82 80 86 85
DEWPT         76 76 76 76 76 76 76 75 75 75 76 75 76 75 76 75 76 76
MIN/MAX RH         68      86      68      86      64      85      66      88      72
RH            69 75 84 86 69 72 81 85 66 69 82 83 66 69 83 87 74 74
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5      10      10      10      10      10       5       5

$$

TXZ234-061015-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
840 PM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015

DATE           07/05/15      MON 07/06/15            TUE 07/07/15            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
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      77          90          78          91          76
TEMP                83 80 77 78 84 89 89 86 83 80 78 78 86 90 91 87 81 78 78 76
DEWPT               76 77 77 76 76 74 76 76 78 76 76 76 75 75 75 76 76 76 75 75
MAX/MIN RH                   99          61          94          59          98
RH                  81 90 99 94 77 62 65 73 85 89 94 94 70 62 59 70 83 92 93 96
WIND DIR            SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S SE
WIND SPD             9  8  8  6 13 14 14 13  9  9  8  8 11 13 12 11  9  9  8  6
HEAT INDEX          90          93 99100 96 92 86       94101102 96 87
CLOUDS              SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)           45 48 40 40 44 39 38 41 44 48 62 53 49 44 45 47 47 47 44 41
POP 12HR                      5           0          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS
TSTMS
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        4     4     4     4     4     5     5     4     4
MIXING HGT                  500  2800  2600  1600   600  4000  3900  3400  2300
T WIND DIR                    S     S    SE    SE     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD                   12    20    26    19    13    26    27    25    24


DATE           07/08 THU 07/09/15 FRI 07/10/15 SAT 07/11/15 SUN 07/12/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN            90      76      91      75      92      75      92      75      92
TEMP          89 85 78 76 91 87 78 76 91 89 79 76 91 88 78 76 91 87
DEWPT         73 74 76 75 73 74 75 74 73 74 75 74 73 73 74 74 74 74
MIN/MAX RH         59      98      55      97      53      98      53      97      55
RH            60 71 93 96 56 66 92 94 55 61 89 95 57 60 89 95 58 65
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10       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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