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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
354 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

TXZ245-182215-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
354 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

DATE             FRI 04/18/14            SAT 04/19/14            SUN 04/20/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      75          63          76          67          75
TEMP          63 62 65 72 73 71 66 65 65 64 71 74 75 73 70 70 69 67 74 74 75 73
DEWPT         61 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 63 62 63 62 63 63 64 64 64 64 65 65
MIN/MAX RH                   66          91          67          89          69
RH            93 96 86 69 66 71 84 87 89 90 76 68 67 69 78 80 85 89 73 72 71 76
WIND DIR      NE NE NE NE NE SE  S  S  E NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       6  8  9  8  6  8  5  2  3  3  6 10 13 10  8  6  5  4  5  9 10 10
CLOUDS        OV OV B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     91 92 55 37 48 58 57 46 54 58 60 61 70 59 62 65 67 69 66 62 63 63
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE        S
RAIN           S
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   IS
TSTMS                                                                        IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     4     4     5     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           2900  4300  3900  2000  3700  3500  1800  2300  2900  2800
T WIND DIR             NE     E     S     E     E    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             16    13     9     5    13    21    14     9    11    18


DATE          MON 04/21/14 TUE 04/22/14 WED 04/23/14 THU 04/24/14
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            67      77      68      79      64      79      68      78
TEMP          69 67 76 75 71 68 77 74 68 64 78 76 71 68 77 75
DEWPT         65 64 66 66 66 65 66 65 65 64 66 66 67 68 69 69
MAX/MIN RH         91      69      92      65     100      63     100      74
RH            87 91 74 75 86 92 70 74 92100 68 71 88100 79 82
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S      SE       S      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR           20      20      10      10       5       5      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ231-182215-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
354 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

DATE             FRI 04/18/14            SAT 04/19/14            SUN 04/20/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      81          59          83          63          80
TEMP          62 61 66 76 79 77 66 63 61 60 72 79 81 80 71 68 64 63 73 78 80 78
DEWPT         61 60 60 60 60 60 59 59 59 58 61 57 57 58 60 62 62 62 63 64 64 64
MIN/MAX RH                   52          95          43          98          57
RH            96 96 80 59 52 55 78 86 92 93 68 47 44 47 67 80 94 98 71 62 57 60
WIND DIR      NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE SE NE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       5  6  6  6  5  6  6  4  1  2  8 11 13 11  8  5  4  4  5  9 11 12
HEAT INDEX                                                                82
CLOUDS        OV OV B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     91 92 62 61 62 65 65 65 70 65 66 66 71 69 68 68 75 83 76 69 67 65
POP 12HR                     10          10          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.03        0.01        0.02
DRIZZLE        S
RAIN           S
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
OBVIS                              PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     2     2     2     2     2     2
HAINES                  3     4     4     4     4     4     3     3     3     3
MIXING HGT           4400  5100  4700  2300  3800  4900  3500  1800  3600  3600
T WIND DIR             NE    NE    SE     E     E    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             12    11    11     3    13    23    13     8    11    20


DATE          MON 04/21/14 TUE 04/22/14 WED 04/23/14 THU 04/24/14
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            67      83      66      88      62      88      67      88
TEMP          70 67 81 81 71 66 84 84 68 62 84 85 73 67 85 85
DEWPT         63 63 66 65 65 63 65 62 62 62 63 62 66 67 68 68
MAX/MIN RH         87      57      89      44     100      43      99      51
RH            78 87 62 60 82 89 52 49 80100 50 47 81 99 56 57
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE       E      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR           20      20      10      10       5       5      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ247-182215-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
354 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

DATE             FRI 04/18/14            SAT 04/19/14            SUN 04/20/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      72          65          73          68          76
TEMP          65 64 66 70 71 69 66 66 66 66 70 72 73 71 69 69 68 68 74 75 76 72
DEWPT         62 62 62 61 61 61 61 62 62 63 63 63 64 63 63 64 64 65 65 65 65 65
MIN/MAX RH                   71          89          74          90          68
RH            92 94 86 72 71 76 84 86 87 89 81 74 74 78 83 84 87 90 74 71 70 80
WIND DIR      NE NE NE NE  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD      10 10 11  8  5  9  6  3  4  4  6 11 12 10  9  9  6  5  6  9 10 10
CLOUDS        OV OV B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     91 92 56 38 49 59 58 46 55 58 60 63 70 59 63 66 68 69 68 68 66 65
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE        S
RAIN           S
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   IS
TSTMS                                                                        IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     4     5     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           2800  3700  3500  2000  3200  2900  1400  2400  3000  2800
T WIND DIR             NE     E    SE     E     E    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             17    12    10     6    13    20    16    11    12    17


DATE          MON 04/21/14 TUE 04/22/14 WED 04/23/14 THU 04/24/14
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            67      77      68      77      65      78      69      77
TEMP          69 67 76 73 69 68 75 71 68 65 76 73 71 69 76 73
DEWPT         65 65 66 66 66 66 66 65 66 65 66 66 68 68 69 69
MAX/MIN RH         92      69      96      69     100      68      98      75
RH            88 92 73 80 90 96 74 82 94100 71 79 91 98 79 87
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S      SE       S      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR           20      20      10      10       5       5      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ234-182215-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
354 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

DATE             FRI 04/18/14            SAT 04/19/14            SUN 04/20/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      82          58          82          64          80
TEMP          61 59 68 77 80 77 65 63 60 59 73 78 79 78 70 68 64 65 75 79 80 77
DEWPT         58 58 59 60 60 59 58 58 60 57 61 59 59 59 60 61 62 62 62 63 63 63
MIN/MAX RH                   50         100          48          91          56
RH            92 98 75 55 50 54 77 85100 93 67 53 50 52 71 78 91 91 64 58 56 61
WIND DIR      NE  N NE NE  N NE SE SW  E NE  E SE SE SE SE SE  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       4  4  9  9  9  6  5  4  1  3  8  8 12 10  6  4  2  2  4  8 10 11
CLOUDS        OV OV B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     91 92 54 36 47 57 56 43 64 66 64 61 67 55 63 70 72 73 67 61 58 55
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE        S
RAIN           S
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   IS
TSTMS                                                                        IS
OBVIS                              PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  3     4     4     4     4     5     5     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           3600  5000  4600  2200  4500  5000  3500  1200  3800  3700
T WIND DIR             NE    NE    SE     E     E    SE    SE     E    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             14    14    10     3    12    19    10     4     9    18


DATE          MON 04/21/14 TUE 04/22/14 WED 04/23/14 THU 04/24/14
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            67      81      67      84      61      84      67      83
TEMP          70 67 81 78 70 67 83 80 66 62 82 80 71 67 82 80
DEWPT         63 63 66 65 65 63 65 64 63 62 64 63 65 67 68 68
MAX/MIN RH         88      58      91      52     100      51     100      61
RH            80 88 61 63 84 88 54 59 89100 54 57 84100 63 68
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S       N       S      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR           20      20      10      10       5       5      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS 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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