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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
223 PM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

TXZ245-271000-
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge RAWS-Aransas County TX
28.30N  96.82W Elev. 20 ft
223 PM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

Date           02/26/24      Tue 02/27/24            Wed 02/28/24            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                      62          77          63          75          51
Temp          75 70 64 64 63 63 71 76 76 71 66 64 66 64 70 74 72 64 56 53 52 51
Dewpt         67 66 64 63 63 63 68 67 66 66 65 64 64 64 66 55 46 42 39 38 38 39
Max/Min RH                  100          70         100          39          65
RH            75 89100 99100100 90 74 71 86 99100 95 99 87 51 39 46 53 55 59 62
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  N  N  N NE NE NE NE
Wind Spd      11 12 13 14 14 14 16 17 14 12 11 11  8  6  4 16 16 14 11  9  8 10
Wind Gust
Clouds        B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 OV
Clouds(%)     B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 OV
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                     PF PF PF          PF PF PF  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt            900   600  1900  1900   800   700  2400  2700  2400  2400
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S     N    NE    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             23    23    25    24    19    13    11    27    23    19


Date           02/29/24  Fri 03/01/24  Sat 03/02/24  Sun 03/03/24  Mon 03/04/24
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          64      52    71      57    75      64    77      65    76
Temp          62 59 53   54 69 66 60   58 73 69 65   65 76 71 66   66 76 71
Dewpt         50 53 53   54 60 61 60   58 64 64 62   62 66 66 64   63 65 63
Min/Max RH       59     100    69     100    68      95    68      94    66
RH            65 82100  100 73 86100  100 73 84 90   89 70 84 92   92 69 76
Pwind Dir        NE      NE    NE       E     E      SE    SE      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR         10      20    20       5     5       0     5       0    10
Rain Shwrs          IS   IS IS IS

$$

TXZ231-271000-
George West RAWS-Live Oak County TX
28.37N  98.12W Elev. 215 ft
223 PM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

Date           02/26/24      Tue 02/27/24            Wed 02/28/24            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                      63          90          63          77          50
Temp          88 85 71 68 65 63 70 83 89 86 73 69 66 64 69 74 72 64 57 53 51 51
Dewpt         63 64 65 63 63 63 64 63 60 61 64 64 64 63 61 42 36 33 31 28 28 28
Max/Min RH                  100          37          99          27          43
RH            43 50 81 84 93100 81 51 38 44 73 86 95 97 75 32 27 31 37 38 41 40
Wind Dir       S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S SE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
Wind Spd       9  9 11 11 11  9 11  8  6  5  6  6  3  3  8 20 19 16 13 11  9  8
Wind Gust
Clouds        SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 OV
Clouds(%)     SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 OV
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                                             PF  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     5     5     5     5     5     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt            700   600  2600  3300   600   600  2700  3300  2200  1800
T Wind Dir             SE     S     S     S     S    SE    NE    NE    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             18    17    16     9    11     6    18    27    19    13


Date           02/29/24  Fri 03/01/24  Sat 03/02/24  Sun 03/03/24  Mon 03/04/24
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          61      53    74      57    83      61    83      63    84
Temp          58 59 54   53 66 73 59   59 77 79 63   63 78 79 66   64 79 79
Dewpt         37 45 49   51 55 57 59   59 62 60 63   63 64 63 65   63 61 56
Min/Max RH       40      93    56     100    47     100    49     100    41
RH            45 60 83   93 68 57100  100 60 53100  100 61 59 97   97 54 46
Pwind Dir        NE      NE    NE      SE    SE      SE    SE      SE     E
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    OV OV OV   OV B2 B1 SC   B2 B2 SC B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1
PoP 12HR          5      10     5       0     0       0     0       0     5

$$

TXZ247-271000-
Matagorda Island RAWS-Calhoun County TX
28.12N  96.80W Elev. 36 ft
223 PM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

Date           02/26/24      Tue 02/27/24            Wed 02/28/24            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                      64          74          63          73          54
Temp          72 68 66 66 65 65 69 72 73 68 66 66 65 64 69 72 71 64 60 57 55 54
Dewpt         65 66 65 65 65 65 66 65 66 66 66 65 65 64 65 58 50 47 44 43 44 45
Max/Min RH                  100          76         100          47          73
RH            80 94 99 97100 99 90 79 78 94100 99 99100 89 60 47 54 56 61 66 71
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  N  N  N NE NE NE NE
Wind Spd      12 13 12 14 16 14 17 18 17 16 14 11 10  8  4 16 16 16 16 12 11 12
Wind Gust
Clouds        B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV
Clouds(%)     B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV
PoP 12HR                      5           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                     PF    PF             PF PF  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt            500   600  1000  1000   700   700  1300  2800  2800  2800
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S     W    NE    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             25    25    25    25    23    16    11    27    27    23


Date           02/29/24  Fri 03/01/24  Sat 03/02/24  Sun 03/03/24  Mon 03/04/24
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          64      56    69      60    72      62    74      63    74
Temp          63 59 58   57 68 65 63   61 70 66 64   63 72 68 66   63 72 68
Dewpt         53 56 57   57 60 61 62   61 63 64 64   63 65 66 65   63 64 63
Min/Max RH       66     100    75     100    75     100    77     100    71
RH            70 89 98   98 76 87 99  100 79 93100  100 79 94 97  100 77 84
Pwind Dir        NE      NE    NE       E     E      SE    SE      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B2   OV B2 B2 B2   OV B2 B2
PoP 12HR         10      20    20       5     5       0     5       0     5
Rain Shwrs          IS   IS IS IS

$$

TXZ234-271000-
Victoria RAWS-Victoria County TX
28.85N  96.92W Elev. 23 ft
223 PM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

Date           02/26/24      Tue 02/27/24            Wed 02/28/24            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                      64          80          63          72          51
Temp          80 74 68 67 66 65 70 78 80 76 70 68 66 64 67 70 69 62 57 54 51 51
Dewpt         67 67 67 66 65 65 67 68 67 68 67 67 66 64 62 46 40 38 34 32 32 32
Max/Min RH                  100          65         100          35          51
RH            65 79 97 97 97100 90 71 65 76 90 97100100 84 42 35 41 42 43 48 48
Wind Dir       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE
Wind Spd      12 12 14 16 13 14 14 14 11 11 10 10  6  4  9 20 20 17 16 11 11 11
Wind Gust
Clouds        SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV
Clouds(%)     SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                  PF PF PF             PF PF  F  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt           1100   900  2500  2600   700   600  2500  3000  1100  1900
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S    SW     N    NE    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             20    19    21    17    13     9    17    26    18    14


Date           02/29/24  Fri 03/01/24  Sat 03/02/24  Sun 03/03/24  Mon 03/04/24
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          61      53    73      59    80      62    80      65    79
Temp          59 58 55   54 68 70 61   60 75 75 64   64 78 76 67   65 77 75
Dewpt         41 48 51   51 60 62 61   60 65 65 64   64 66 67 67   65 64 61
Min/Max RH       48      94    68     100    60     100    62     100    60
RH            51 69 86   90 76 76100  100 71 71100  100 67 74100  100 64 62
Pwind Dir        NE      NE    NE      SE    SE      SE    SE      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    OV OV OV   OV B2 B2 B1   B2 B2 SC B1   B2 B2 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12HR          5      10    20       5     0       0     5       5    10
Rain Shwrs                  IS IS

$$

TXZ241-271000-
Alice International Airport-Jim Wells County TX
27.74N  98.03W Elev. 177 ft
223 PM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

Date           02/26/24      Tue 02/27/24            Wed 02/28/24            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                      65          92          64          80          53
Temp          89 84 72 68 67 66 71 85 91 87 75 70 67 65 70 77 76 66 60 56 54 53
Dewpt         65 67 67 65 65 65 66 65 62 63 66 66 67 65 65 53 44 40 37 36 35 35
Max/Min RH                   99          37         100          32          54
RH            46 56 83 90 93 99 84 51 38 45 74 87 99100 83 43 32 39 43 46 49 49
Wind Dir       S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE
Wind Spd      11 11 12 13 12 11 14 13 10  6  9  8  6  4  6 20 20 18 13 11  9  9
Wind Gust
Clouds        SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 OV OV OV OV OV
Clouds(%)     SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 OV OV OV OV OV
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Obvis                                             PF  F
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     4     5     5     5     4     4     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt            800   900  2200  3300   800   800  2900  3100  2400  2400
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S    SW     N    NE    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             18    19    19    11    12    10    14    27    19    16


Date           02/29/24  Fri 03/01/24  Sat 03/02/24  Sun 03/03/24  Mon 03/04/24
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          63      55    74      59    83      62    85      65    85
Temp          61 59 56   56 68 71 62   61 77 77 65   64 80 79 68   66 80 79
Dewpt         47 52 54   54 60 61 62   61 64 64 65   64 66 67 68   65 64 61
Min/Max RH       49      96    64     100    54     100    53     100    47
RH            59 78 93   93 74 71100  100 65 63100  100 62 66 99   97 58 54
Pwind Dir        NE      NE    NE      SE    SE      SE    SE      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B1   B2 B2 SC B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1
PoP 12HR         10      10    10       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ229-271000-
La Salle County Airport-La Salle County TX
28.46N  99.22W Elev. 476 ft
223 PM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

Date           02/26/24      Tue 02/27/24            Wed 02/28/24            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                      66          93          66          79          51
Temp          93 93 81 74 69 67 71 85 92 91 79 73 69 67 72 77 74 66 59 56 53 51
Dewpt         59 56 62 64 64 63 64 62 57 55 57 58 57 55 50 38 33 28 26 26 25 25
Max/Min RH                   90          28          68          22          36
RH            32 29 53 71 84 87 79 46 31 30 47 59 66 65 46 24 22 24 28 31 33 36
Wind Dir       S SE SE SE SE SE  S NW  N  E  E SE  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
Wind Spd       8  9 11 10  6  5  5  4  3  4  5  5  4  5 13 20 19 17 16 11  9 10
Wind Gust
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 OV
Clouds(%)     SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 OV
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     4     5     5     5     5     5     4     4     4
Mixing Hgt            500   700  2200  3500   400   400  3100  3500  2600  1800
T Wind Dir             SE     S    SW    NW    SE    NW    NE    NE    NE    NE
T Wind Spd             17    11     8     5     8     6    20    26    20    12


Date           02/29/24  Fri 03/01/24  Sat 03/02/24  Sun 03/03/24  Mon 03/04/24
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          62      55    79      59    88      64    88      65    86
Temp          59 61 58   56 69 78 63   61 79 85 68   66 80 85 71   66 80 83
Dewpt         32 40 46   49 54 54 57   58 61 55 61   61 63 57 63   61 56 48
Min/Max RH       33      78    42      93    33      87    37      85    28
RH            36 46 64   77 59 43 81   90 54 36 78   84 56 39 76   84 44 30
Pwind Dir        NE       E    NE      SE    SE      SE    SE      SE    NE
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    OV B2 B2   OV B2 SC FW   SC B1 SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   B2 B1 SC
PoP 12HR          5       5     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

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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