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FOUS54 KCRP 262106
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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
306 PM CST Sun Feb 26 2017

TXZ245-271015-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
306 PM CST Sun Feb 26 2017

Date           02/26/17      Mon 02/27/17            Tue 02/28/17            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                      67          78          71          77          68
Temp             71 69 71 69 67 71 77 77 72 71 72 71 71 71 75 77 74 70 69 68 68
Dewpt            66 66 66 66 67 68 69 69 69 69 69 69 70 70 70 69 69 69 69 68 68
Max/Min RH                   99          74         100          79         100
RH               84 90 84 91 99 88 75 76 92 92 91 93100 95 84 79 84 96100100100
Wind Dir         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd         11 12 11  9  6  8  9  9 10 10  9 10 10 12 13 13 13 14 13 12 10
Heat Index                                                    85
Clouds           B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)        77 59 41 51 62 62 61 52 43 49 55 53 50 48 46 45 44 47 52 57 62
PoP 12HR                     10          20          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0           0        0.01
Rain Shwrs                   IS IS IS                                  IS IS SC
Tstms                        IS IS IS                                  IS IS SC
LAL                     1     1     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     5     5     4     6
Mixing Hgt           1000  1300  1900  2000  1200   800  1600  2200  1000  1100
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S     S    SW
T Wind Spd             20    17    16    17    14    17    21    25    25    20


Date           03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17
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          76      52    66      54    66      59    69      63    72
Temp          75 70 57   52 64 63 56   54 64 64 60   59 67 67 64   63 71 70
Dewpt         63 51 43   39 39 41 43   46 51 52 56   58 60 61 62   62 63 64
Min/Max RH       51      61    39      75    61      96    75      98    76
RH            67 51 59   59 40 46 62   75 63 66 86   96 77 81 93   98 78 83
Pwind Dir        NW       N    NE      NE    NE       E     E      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 OV OV   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR         30       5     5      20    30      30    50      50    50
Rain Shwrs    SC SC               IS   IS SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
Tstms         SC SC

$$

TXZ231-271015-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
306 PM CST Sun Feb 26 2017

Date           02/26/17      Mon 02/27/17            Tue 02/28/17            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                      60          86          65          89          65
Temp             74 65 63 61 60 65 80 86 79 71 68 67 65 71 84 89 82 72 70 67 65
Dewpt            66 65 63 61 60 65 66 63 59 63 68 67 64 66 66 65 64 65 66 67 65
Max/Min RH                  100          45         100          46         100
RH               77100100100100 98 63 45 51 77 98100100 84 56 46 53 77 88100 99
Wind Dir         SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S SE SE
Wind Spd          9 11 10  6  3  4  6  8  9  9  9  9  8 10 12 11  9 10  9  5  4
Heat Index                         82                      89 94 86
Clouds           B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1
Clouds(%)        54 65 77 79 80 69 57 45 32 42 52 65 79 66 54 46 37 44 48 52 57
PoP 12HR                      5          10           5          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.05           0
Rain Shwrs                                           IS IS IS IS
Obvis                  PF PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     5     5     4     4     4     6     6
Mixing Hgt           2100  1100  2100  3800  2600  1300  2200  4600  2000  1400
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S    SE     S     S    SE    SE    SE
T Wind Spd             21    16    10    10    14    13    18    19    17    10


Date           03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17
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          81      49    69      50    67      55    69      59    74
Temp          79 72 55   49 66 64 53   50 64 63 57   55 67 66 61   59 72 71
Dewpt         47 37 34   29 25 30 38   38 43 48 50   53 57 59 59   59 61 62
Min/Max RH       24      46    20      64    47      96    68      99    65
RH            33 28 45   46 21 28 56   64 47 58 79   96 72 76 93   99 69 74
Pwind Dir        NE      NE    NE      NE    NE       E     E       E    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B2
PoP 12HR         10       5     5      10    20      30    40      40    40
Rain Shwrs                                IS IS SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC

$$

TXZ247-271015-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
306 PM CST Sun Feb 26 2017

Date           02/26/17      Mon 02/27/17            Tue 02/28/17            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                      68          76          72          75          68
Temp             71 71 71 71 68 71 75 75 72 72 73 73 72 71 74 75 73 70 70 69 68
Dewpt            66 66 66 67 67 68 69 69 69 69 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 69 68
Max/Min RH                   98          81         100          85         100
RH               84 84 84 86 98 91 81 83 91 91 90 91100 96 88 85 89 97100100100
Wind Dir         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd         12 13 12 11  9  8  8  9 10 10 10 11 11 12 13 13 14 14 14 13 11
Clouds           B2 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
Clouds(%)        73 56 38 49 59 58 58 51 44 49 54 52 49 47 44 43 42 45 50 55 61
PoP 12HR                     10          10          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
Rain Shwrs                                                             IS IS SC
Tstms                                                                  IS IS SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     5     5     5     5
Mixing Hgt            800  1300  1400  1300   700   600  1100  1600   900   800
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             21    19    16    17    13    19    23    25    27    23


Date           03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17
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          75      56    66      57    67      61    69      64    70
Temp          74 70 59   56 64 63 59   57 65 65 62   61 68 68 65   64 69 69
Dewpt         65 54 45   42 42 44 46   49 53 54 58   59 61 62 63   63 63 65
Min/Max RH       58      64    43      76    63      94    77      97    80
RH            76 58 60   60 44 49 62   75 66 68 86   94 78 82 92   97 81 86
Pwind Dir        NW       N    NE      NE    NE       E     E      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 OV OV   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR         30      10     5      20    30      40    50      50    50
Rain Shwrs    SC SC               IS   IS SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
Tstms         SC SC

$$

TXZ234-271015-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
306 PM CST Sun Feb 26 2017

Date           02/26/17      Mon 02/27/17            Tue 02/28/17            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                      65          81          69          83          67
Temp             71 67 67 66 66 71 80 80 75 71 70 70 69 73 80 83 79 72 70 68 67
Dewpt            64 65 65 65 65 66 67 67 67 68 69 69 69 69 69 69 68 69 69 68 67
Max/Min RH                  100          63         100          61         100
RH               80 94 95 98 99 86 66 65 77 90 95 95100 89 69 61 69 90 98100100
Wind Dir         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
Wind Spd         10 10  9  5  4  6  9 10  9  9  8  8  9 11 13 13 12 11 10  8  5
Heat Index                            83                   85 88 83
Clouds           B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)        82 78 74 74 75 67 59 56 53 56 59 63 68 64 61 56 51 52 56 60 64
PoP 12HR                     20          20          10          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.01           0        0.06        0.01
Rain Shwrs       IS          IS IS IS                IS IS IS IS       IS IS SC
Tstms                        IS IS IS                                  IS IS SC
Obvis                     PF PF
LAL                     1     1     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
Haines                  3     3     4     4     4     4     5     5     4     6
Mixing Hgt           1800  1500  2300  2600  2000  1300  2100  3200  1400  1400
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T Wind Spd             20    18    16    18    14    13    21    24    19    12


Date           03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17
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          79      48    67      49    65      55    68      60    73
Temp          77 70 54   48 64 62 53   49 63 62 57   55 66 66 62   60 71 70
Dewpt         56 44 36   31 33 37 37   38 45 49 51   53 58 59 59   60 63 64
Min/Max RH       36      52    30      67    52      95    72     100    73
RH            48 38 49   52 31 39 55   67 53 61 81   95 75 79 92  100 76 81
Pwind Dir        NW       N    NE      NE     E       E     E      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV B2
PoP 12HR         30       5     5      20    20      20    50      40    50
Rain Shwrs    SC SC               IS   IS IS IS IS   IS SC SC SC   SC SC SC
Tstms         SC SC

$$

TXZ241-271015-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
306 PM CST Sun Feb 26 2017

Date           02/26/17      Mon 02/27/17            Tue 02/28/17            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                      62          90          67          90          66
Temp             76 68 65 63 62 69 84 90 82 73 71 69 67 72 85 90 84 74 71 68 66
Dewpt            66 67 65 63 62 66 66 63 60 64 68 68 66 66 65 64 64 65 67 68 66
Max/Min RH                  100          41         100          42         100
RH               70 94100100100 91 56 41 48 74 92 98100 80 51 42 51 75 88 98 99
Wind Dir         SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SW
Wind Spd         11 10 10  8  6  5  6  9 11 10  9  9  9 11 12 12 11 11 10  8  6
Heat Index                         87                      91 96 88
Clouds           SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
Clouds(%)        45 59 73 77 80 65 50 39 28 40 51 63 75 61 46 40 34 38 43 48 53
PoP 12HR                      5          10           5          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
Rain Shwrs                                           IS IS IS IS             IS
Tstms                                                                        IS
Obvis                  PF PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     6
Mixing Hgt           1900   900  2100  3800  2500  1100  2200  4500  1900  1400
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S    SE     S     S    SE    SE     S
T Wind Spd             19    13    11    11    16    13    20    21    18    13


Date           03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17
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          82      51    70      52    68      57    70      60    75
Temp          80 74 57   51 67 65 55   52 65 65 59   57 68 67 62   60 73 72
Dewpt         54 42 36   31 27 33 41   42 48 51 54   56 60 61 61   60 62 62
Min/Max RH       30      47    21      68    52      98    71      98    64
RH            42 32 45   47 22 30 58   68 53 61 84   98 75 79 95   98 68 73
Pwind Dir        NW      NE    NE      NE    NE      NE     E       E    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 OV OV   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B2
PoP 12HR         20       5     5      20    30      30    50      40    40
Rain Shwrs    IS IS               IS   IS SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
Tstms         IS IS

$$

TXZ229-271015-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
306 PM CST Sun Feb 26 2017

Date           02/26/17      Mon 02/27/17            Tue 02/28/17            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                      62          91          66          90          63
Temp             79 71 68 64 62 66 79 90 87 77 70 67 66 72 85 90 83 72 68 65 63
Dewpt            59 61 62 61 60 61 61 57 54 58 64 65 63 65 65 60 56 58 60 61 58
Max/Min RH                   95          30          93          37          87
RH               51 72 83 91 95 85 54 33 32 54 81 90 93 78 50 37 40 62 75 86 83
Wind Dir         SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  E  N
Wind Spd          4  6  8  6  4  2  1  2  4  6  8  8  5  6  8  5  3  6  8  5  4
Heat Index                                                 91 95 85
Clouds           FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)        16 33 50 55 60 45 31 22 14 28 42 51 60 55 51 38 36 22 27 31 36
PoP 12HR                      5           5           0          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     5     5     4     4     4     6     6
Mixing Hgt           2700   500  1600  3000  1500   600  2000  4700  1900   400
T Wind Dir             SE    SE     S     E     E    SE     S     S    SE    NE
T Wind Spd              9     6     8     3     6    11    12     9    11    10


Date           03/01/17  Thu 03/02/17  Fri 03/03/17  Sat 03/04/17  Sun 03/05/17
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          82      49    70      49    67      53    69      58    76
Temp          79 73 55   49 67 65 53   49 64 63 56   53 66 66 60   58 73 71
Dewpt         37 31 32   26 21 25 32   36 39 42 48   50 54 55 57   56 58 57
Min/Max RH       17      43    16      61    37      88    59      94    53
RH            23 21 41   41 17 22 45   61 39 46 75   88 63 67 92   94 60 60
Pwind Dir         N      NE    NE       E     E       E     E       E    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR          5       5     5      10    20      20    30      30    20
Rain Shwrs                                IS IS IS   IS SC SC SC   SC 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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