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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
331 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

TXZ245-211030-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
331 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

DATE           12/20/14      SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE
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                      52          62          52          71          62
TEMP             56 54 53 53 52 54 60 62 58 55 54 53 54 60 69 70 65 64 63 63 62
DEWPT            52 53 52 52 52 53 55 56 57 55 54 53 54 58 61 62 62 63 62 60 59
MAX/MIN RH                  100          81         100          76          98
RH               87 94 95 97100 96 82 81 94100100100100 91 77 77 91 96 97 91 92
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE SE  S NE NE NW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD          6  6  6  5  6  5  6  5  5  4  3  3  1  1  8  9  9 11 10 11  8
CLOUDS           B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC
CLOUDS(%)        80 86 93 94 96 95 95 86 77 64 51 46 56 63 50 47 43 50 44 55 45
POP 12HR                     10          20          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE                       S  S  S
RAIN                          S  S  S
OBVIS                                                                  PF PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           1900  1300  2000  2500  2300  1500  1500  1500   400   500
T WIND DIR             NE     E     E    SE     S     S     N     S     S    SW
T WIND SPD              9     5     4     6    10    13     5    14    23    24


DATE           12/23/14  WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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          65      44    62      48    69      59    70      50    61
TEMP          56 56 51   44 58 57 51   48 65 65 61   59 68 63 54   50 59 55
DEWPT         50 43 36   34 33 38 42   44 50 56 58   59 61 57 49   42 42 42
MIN/MAX RH       54      69    37      87    57     100    71      89    49
RH            79 62 56   69 38 50 72   86 59 70 91   99 80 82 84   76 53 62
PWIND DIR        NW      NW     W      SW     S       S     S       N     N
WIND CHAR       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 SC SC   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         10       5     0      10     0       5    10      10    10

$$

TXZ231-211030-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
331 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

DATE           12/20/14      SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE
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                      50          63          49          75          56
TEMP             55 52 51 50 50 53 61 63 58 54 52 50 50 55 70 73 68 61 58 57 56
DEWPT            49 49 48 48 49 50 52 54 54 53 52 50 50 54 58 58 57 60 58 56 55
MAX/MIN RH                   96          71         100          59         100
RH               79 88 90 92 96 91 73 71 88 99 99100100 95 66 59 68 94 98 96 99
WIND DIR          E  E NE NE  N  E  E  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD          5  4  4  2  3  3  3  4  5  5  4  2  1  2  9  8  6  8  8  8  4
CLOUDS           B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        72 82 93 94 96 95 95 74 54 52 49 47 54 55 38 31 24 34 32 39 27
POP 12HR                      5          10           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                        PF                      PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     2     4     4     4     4     5     5     4
MIXING HGT           2300  1100  2900  4200  1700  1100  2200  2900  1300   500
T WIND DIR              E    SE     S     S     S     S     S     S     S    SW
T WIND SPD              8     5     4     9    12    16     8    10    10    13


DATE           12/23/14  WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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      42    64      41    72      53    72      47    62
TEMP          58 55 47   42 59 55 45   41 66 65 57   53 68 63 52   47 59 54
DEWPT         43 34 30   29 27 30 31   34 45 48 55   53 56 50 41   38 37 36
MIN/MAX RH       42      61    26      79    41     100    52      70    38
RH            56 46 50   61 29 38 57   77 47 55 93  100 65 61 67   70 43 50
PWIND DIR        NW      NW     W       S     S       S     W      NE     N
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10       0     0      10     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ247-211030-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
331 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

DATE           12/20/14      SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE
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                      55          63          56          70          63
TEMP             58 56 55 55 55 56 61 63 60 58 57 57 56 62 68 69 66 65 64 64 63
DEWPT            53 54 53 53 54 55 56 57 58 57 56 56 56 59 61 62 63 63 63 61 61
MAX/MIN RH                   98          81         100          79          96
RH               85 91 92 95 98 95 83 81 90 96 96 98100 89 79 80 90 95 96 91 91
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE  S NE NE NW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD          8  8  9  8  8  8  8  6  6  5  4  4  2  2  6  8  9 12 11 12  9
CLOUDS           B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC B1 SC
CLOUDS(%)        83 88 93 94 96 95 95 86 77 64 51 46 58 62 50 48 43 51 43 54 45
POP 12HR                     10          20          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE                       S  S  S
RAIN                          S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           2700  1800  2100  2900  2500  1700  1300  1300   400   500
T WIND DIR             NE    NE     E    SE     S     S    NW    SW     S    SW
T WIND SPD             10     8     5     6     9    13     6    16    26    26


DATE           12/23/14  WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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          66      46    63      51    70      62    70      52    62
TEMP          57 57 53   46 59 58 53   51 66 67 64   62 69 64 56   52 60 57
DEWPT         51 44 37   36 35 39 43   46 51 56 59   60 62 58 51   45 43 44
MIN/MAX RH       54      68    38      84    57      93    71      88    50
RH            80 62 55   68 40 49 69   84 59 68 85   92 79 81 85   77 54 62
PWIND DIR        NW      NW     W      SW     S       S     S      NE     N
WIND CHAR       15>     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         10       5     0      10     0       5    10      10    10

$$

TXZ234-211030-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
331 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

DATE           12/20/14      SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE
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                      47          62          51          73          58
TEMP             54 51 49 48 47 51 59 62 58 55 53 52 52 56 71 72 65 62 60 60 58
DEWPT            50 50 49 48 47 49 51 53 54 53 52 52 52 54 59 59 60 61 59 57 57
MAX/MIN RH                  100          72         100          64          97
RH               86 96 97 99100 95 75 72 87 95 95 99100 93 66 65 84 97 94 88 96
WIND DIR         NE NE  N  E NE NE  E SE SE SE  S NE  E  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD          5  3  3  4  4  4  3  5  5  4  3  2  1  1  9 11  8 10  9  9  6
CLOUDS           B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC
CLOUDS(%)        70 81 93 94 96 95 95 84 72 61 51 49 55 61 49 45 41 49 45 56 40
POP 12HR                      5          10          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS                        PF                      PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     3     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           2100   700  2000  3200  2000   400  2200  2400   700   700
T WIND DIR              E    SE     S     S     S    SW     S     S     S    SW
T WIND SPD              8     4     3     8    13    16     4    14    17    18


DATE           12/23/14  WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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      40    62      42    71      55    71      46    61
TEMP          56 52 46   40 58 55 46   42 65 65 58   55 68 62 51   46 58 53
DEWPT         47 38 33   31 31 34 37   39 49 52 56   55 60 53 42   37 38 37
MIN/MAX RH       49      68    32      89    50     100    62      77    41
RH            72 58 58   68 36 44 69   86 56 64 92  100 76 71 72   71 47 54
PWIND DIR        NW      NW     W      SW     S       S     W       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10       5     0      10     0       0    10      10    10

$$

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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