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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
717 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

SCZ050-060900-
CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-CHARLESTON SC
32.91N  80.03W ELEV. 45 FT
717 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

DATE           02/05/16      SAT 02/06/16            SUN 02/07/16            MON
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      31          51          36          47          36
TEMP                38 35 34 33 44 48 50 44 40 40 38 37 38 44 47 43 40 39 38 37
DEWPT               28 27 27 25 27 27 28 30 33 33 33 32 32 32 32 33 33 32 31 30
RH                  67 72 75 72 51 44 42 57 76 76 82 82 79 62 56 67 76 76 76 75
WIND DIR             N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W  W
WIND SPD             4  4  5  8  9 10  9  8 11 12 12 12 13 19 16 10  6  6  5  6
CLOUDS              CL CL FW SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0          30          90          70          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.69        0.36           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                   S  C  L  D  D  D  D  C  C
SNOW                                                  C  C  S  S


DATE           02/08  TUE 02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          57      37    49      30    46      30    51      35    58
TEMP          56 49   43 37 47 42   35 31 44 40   33 30 48 42   38 36 57 46
DEWPT         37 37   32 29 27 26   24 22 23 26   25 22 25 28   30 30 34 34
PWIND DIR        SW       W     W       W     W       W    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW SC SC   FW CL FW CL   CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10      10     5       5     5       0     0       0     0

$$
GAZ118-060900-
SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-INLAND CHATHAM GA
32.12N  81.20W ELEV. 50 FT
717 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

DATE           02/05/16      SAT 02/06/16            SUN 02/07/16            MON
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      32          53          37          52          36
TEMP                40 38 36 35 45 50 51 46 42 40 39 37 39 49 52 45 41 40 38 37
DEWPT               28 27 27 27 29 31 32 34 35 34 33 32 31 32 32 32 32 31 30 30
RH                  62 64 69 72 53 48 48 63 76 79 79 82 73 52 46 60 70 70 73 75
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD             4  4  5  8  9 10  9  6 10 10 10 11 13 20 17  9  6  8  5  6
CLOUDS              CL CL FW SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0          50          80          30           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.30           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                   C  L  D  D  L  S  S


DATE           02/08  TUE 02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          59      36    51      30    49      29    55      35    61
TEMP          58 51   43 36 49 42   34 30 46 40   34 30 52 44   38 36 59 49
DEWPT         36 34   31 28 27 27   25 22 24 27   26 22 26 30   30 30 36 36
PWIND DIR        SW       W     W       W     W       W    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC   FW CL FW CL   CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5      10     5       5     5       0     0       0     0

$$
SCZ050-060900-
CHARLESTON WATERFRONT-CHARLESTON SC
32.78N  79.94W ELEV. 10 FT
717 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

DATE           02/05/16      SAT 02/06/16            SUN 02/07/16            MON
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      36          51          38          47          39
TEMP                43 42 40 40 45 48 50 45 42 41 39 38 39 45 47 44 42 41 40 39
DEWPT               29 29 29 30 31 31 32 35 35 37 35 33 32 32 33 34 33 32 31 30
RH                  57 60 64 67 58 51 50 68 76 85 85 82 76 60 58 68 70 70 70 70
WIND DIR             N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W  W
WIND SPD             6  6  8 13 14 14 13 13 14 16 17 16 17 21 18 13 10 10  9  9
CLOUDS              CL CL FW SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW CL FW
POP 12HR                      0          30          90          70          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.74        0.41           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                   S  C  L  D  D  D  D  C  C
SNOW                                                  C  C  S  S


DATE           02/08  TUE 02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          56      38    48      32    45      32    49      38    56
TEMP          55 49   43 38 46 42   36 32 43 40   35 32 47 43   40 38 54 47
DEWPT         37 37   33 31 29 27   26 23 25 27   27 24 26 29   31 31 36 35
PWIND DIR        SW       W     W       W     W       W    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    BZ      GN    BZ      GN    GN      GN    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC FW SC SC   FW CL FW CL   CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10      10     5       5     5       0     0       0     0

$$
SCZ048-060900-
BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION-BEAUFORT SC
32.48N  80.72W ELEV. 37 FT
717 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

DATE           02/05/16      SAT 02/06/16            SUN 02/07/16            MON
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      32          52          37          50          38
TEMP                39 38 36 35 45 49 50 47 43 41 39 37 38 46 50 45 42 40 39 38
DEWPT               28 28 27 27 29 31 33 34 35 34 33 31 31 31 33 33 32 30 29 29
RH                  64 67 69 72 53 50 52 60 73 76 79 79 76 55 52 62 67 67 67 70
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD             4  5  6  9 10 10 10  9 11 12 12 12 13 20 16  9  6  8  5  6
CLOUDS              CL CL FW SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0          40          90          50           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.47        0.11           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                   S  C  L  D  D  C  C  S  S
SNOW                                                  S  S


DATE           02/08  TUE 02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          58      37    49      31    46      30    51      36    58
TEMP          57 51   44 37 47 43   35 31 44 40   34 30 49 43   39 37 56 48
DEWPT         39 35   32 29 27 27   25 22 24 27   26 23 25 29   30 30 35 35
PWIND DIR        SW       W     W       W     W       W    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    BZ      GN    BZ      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC   FW CL FW CL   CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10      10     5       5     5       0     0       0     0

$$
SCZ043-060900-
WALTERBORO-INLAND COLLETON SC
32.91N  80.67W ELEV. 98 FT
717 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

DATE           02/05/16      SAT 02/06/16            SUN 02/07/16            MON
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      30          52          35          48          35
TEMP                38 35 33 32 43 49 50 44 40 39 37 35 37 45 48 43 39 38 36 36
DEWPT               26 26 25 24 25 27 28 29 32 32 31 31 30 31 32 31 31 30 29 29
RH                  62 69 72 72 49 42 42 55 73 76 79 85 75 58 54 62 73 73 75 75
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W SW SW
WIND SPD             2  2  3  5  9  9  9  6  8  8  9 10 11 18 13  6  4  5  4  5
CLOUDS              CL CL FW SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0          20          90          60           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.41        0.15           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                      S  C  D  D  D  D  S  S
SNOW                                                  C  C


DATE           02/08  TUE 02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          57      35    49      29    46      29    52      34    59
TEMP          56 49   41 35 47 42   34 29 43 38   32 29 49 43   36 35 57 46
DEWPT         37 37   30 28 25 25   23 21 22 25   24 21 24 28   29 29 34 34
PWIND DIR        SW       W     W       W     W       W    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW SC SC   FW CL FW CL   CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10      10     5       5     5       0     0       0     0

$$
GAZ099-060900-
METTER-CANDLER GA
32.40N  82.06W ELEV. 197 FT
717 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

DATE           02/05/16      SAT 02/06/16            SUN 02/07/16            MON
EST 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      31          53          34          53          35
TEMP                40 36 34 32 44 49 52 44 40 38 35 35 38 48 53 44 39 38 37 36
DEWPT               28 27 27 26 26 27 28 33 33 33 32 31 32 31 31 32 31 31 30 30
RH                  62 69 75 78 49 42 39 65 76 82 89 85 79 51 43 62 73 76 75 79
WIND DIR             N NE NE NE NE NE  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD             1  2  2  3 10 10  9  5  8  6  6  6 10 18 14  6  5  6  5  6
CLOUDS              CL CL FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0          10          50          10           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                         C  C  C


DATE           02/08  TUE 02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16
EST 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          57      35    49      30    48      28    54      34    61
TEMP          55 51   40 35 47 43   34 30 45 41   33 29 50 45   38 35 57 49
DEWPT         36 35   30 28 25 26   23 21 23 26   25 21 26 30   30 30 36 36
PWIND DIR         W       W     W       W     W       W    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC   SC SC SC B1   SC FW FW SC   FW CL FW CL   CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10      10     5       5     5       0     0       0     0

$$

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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