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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
335 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

TXZ245-302215-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
335 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

DATE             SAT 08/30/14            SUN 08/31/14            MON 09/01/14
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                      90          80          93          82          91
TEMP          80 79 84 87 90 86 83 82 82 81 86 90 93 86 83 83 82 82 86 89 90 87
DEWPT         75 75 74 74 74 75 76 76 75 75 75 75 75 76 76 77 77 77 76 76 76 76
MIN/MAX RH                   62          85          57          86          65
RH            84 88 73 65 62 71 81 83 82 84 69 62 57 72 81 83 85 86 74 66 65 71
WIND DIR       W  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       2  4  4  5  9 11 11  9  8  8  8  9 10 11 11 10  8  6  9 10 11 12
HEAT INDEX    83    91 95 99 96 91 90 89 83 95100105 95 92 92 90 89 96101101 97
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     82 75 76 77 73 68 76 83 82 80 77 74 59 51 50 49 54 59 58 57 50 44
POP 12HR                     50          40          40          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.13        0.16        0.11           0        0.04
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC       SC SC SC SC IS IS             IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC       SC SC SC SC IS IS             IS IS IS IS
LAL                     3     3     1     3     3     2     1     1     2     2
HAINES                  3     3     3     3     3     5     5     4     3     4
MIXING HGT           2600  2900  1600  1200  2900  3300  2700  2500  4000  3900
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S     S    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD              9    14    16    14    16    18    19    14    16    20


DATE          TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14 THU 09/04/14 FRI 09/05/14
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            83      91      82      89      81      90      80      88
TEMP          84 83 90 87 83 82 88 85 82 81 88 85 82 80 87 84
DEWPT         77 76 75 76 76 76 75 74 76 75 74 75 76 75 75 74
MAX/MIN RH         82      63      83      64      84      64      87      67
RH            81 81 64 72 79 82 65 69 83 83 65 72 85 86 68 73
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       E      SE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           10      20      20      30      30      40      10      20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS    IS SC SC SC SC SC SC       IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS    IS SC SC SC SC SC SC       IS IS

$$

TXZ231-302215-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
335 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

DATE             SAT 08/30/14            SUN 08/31/14            MON 09/01/14
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                      96          76          97          76          99
TEMP          78 77 85 92 96 92 83 79 77 76 84 93 97 90 82 79 77 77 85 95 97 91
DEWPT         74 73 73 72 71 71 72 73 74 74 72 71 71 71 73 75 76 76 75 73 72 71
MIN/MAX RH                   45          94          43          97          45
RH            87 90 67 51 45 51 70 83 90 94 68 50 43 53 75 88 96 97 70 50 45 52
WIND DIR       S  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       2  3  3  5  8  9  8  5  4  4  5  9 10 12 10  8  5  4  6  9 12 14
HEAT INDEX          91100104 99 89          90 99105 97 88          94104105 99
CLOUDS        B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     65 72 71 69 62 55 61 68 71 75 71 68 55 41 51 60 60 60 52 44 42 39
POP 12HR                     20          10          30          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0        0.04           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS IS             IS IS SC SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS             IS IS SC SC
LAL                     2     2     1     1     2     3     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     3     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           3800  4700  3200   900  4000  5700  5200  2400  4700  4600
T WIND DIR             SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD              4    13    16     6    13    19    17     9    12    23


DATE          TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14 THU 09/04/14 FRI 09/05/14
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            76      99      76      96      76      97      75      97
TEMP          79 77 95 91 79 76 93 90 79 76 93 90 78 76 93 90
DEWPT         76 75 73 72 75 74 72 70 74 73 72 70 74 74 72 69
MAX/MIN RH         97      46      95      46      91      45      95      44
RH            89 95 50 54 86 95 51 53 85 90 50 52 86 95 50 51
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       E       E       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           10      20      10      30      20      40      10      20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS       IS SC IS IS SC SC       IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS       IS SC IS IS SC SC       IS IS

$$

TXZ247-302215-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
335 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

DATE             SAT 08/30/14            SUN 08/31/14            MON 09/01/14
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                      89          80          90          82          89
TEMP          80 78 84 87 89 85 83 83 82 80 86 89 90 86 84 83 83 82 86 88 88 86
DEWPT         75 76 74 74 74 75 76 76 76 75 75 76 76 76 77 77 77 77 77 76 76 77
MIN/MAX RH                   62          85          63          84          68
RH            86 91 73 65 63 74 81 82 81 85 71 65 63 74 80 82 84 84 75 68 68 74
WIND DIR      SW  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       3  5  5  6  9 12 12 10 10  9  9  9 10 11 12 11  9  8  9 11 12 12
HEAT INDEX          92 95 98 93 90 91 89 85 95100102 96 93 93 92 91 96100100 97
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     82 76 77 78 74 71 77 84 82 81 78 75 59 46 48 50 54 57 57 56 49 42
POP 12HR                     50          40          40          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.17        0.20        0.13           0        0.03
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC       SC SC SC SC IS IS             IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC       SC SC SC SC IS IS             IS IS IS IS
LAL                     3     3     1     3     3     2     1     1     2     2
HAINES                  4     3     3     3     3     5     5     4     3     3
MIXING HGT           2500  2700  1300  1200  2400  2700  2700  2600  3800  3800
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             10    13    17    17    16    17    20    16    17    20


DATE          TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14 THU 09/04/14 FRI 09/05/14
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            83      89      82      89      81      89      81      88
TEMP          84 83 88 86 84 82 88 85 83 81 88 85 82 81 87 84
DEWPT         78 76 76 77 77 76 75 75 76 75 75 76 76 76 75 75
MAX/MIN RH         82      67      82      65      84      64      85      66
RH            82 80 67 75 80 82 66 71 82 84 65 75 83 84 67 72
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       E      SE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           10      20      20      40      30      40      20      20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC    IS IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC    IS IS IS

$$

TXZ234-302215-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
335 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

DATE             SAT 08/30/14            SUN 08/31/14            MON 09/01/14
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                      95          76          96          78          96
TEMP          78 77 88 94 95 90 82 79 78 76 88 95 96 89 81 80 79 79 87 94 95 89
DEWPT         74 74 73 73 74 74 75 75 75 74 73 73 73 74 75 76 76 76 75 74 74 74
MIN/MAX RH                   50          93          48          91          51
RH            88 91 63 51 51 59 78 88 90 93 62 49 49 62 82 89 91 91 67 53 51 61
WIND DIR      SW NE  E SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       2  1  2  4  6  9  6  4  4  4  6  8 10 11  9  6  4  4  6 10 11 11
HEAT INDEX          96104105100 89          96104105 97 87          97105106 99
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     82 75 75 74 66 58 69 80 80 80 76 73 59 47 54 61 60 60 59 58 55 51
POP 12HR                     30          30          40          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.08        0.09           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC SC SC       SC SC SC SC SC SC             IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS SC SC SC SC       SC SC SC SC SC SC             IS IS IS IS
LAL                     3     3     1     3     3     3     1     1     2     2
HAINES                  4     4     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIXING HGT           3900  4000  2300   600  4100  4300  3000  2600  4200  4300
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD              6    16    11     2    14    18    14     9    13    20


DATE          TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14 THU 09/04/14 FRI 09/05/14
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            77      96      77      95      77      96      76      95
TEMP          79 77 94 89 79 77 93 88 79 77 94 89 78 76 93 88
DEWPT         76 75 74 74 75 74 73 72 75 74 73 73 75 74 72 71
MAX/MIN RH         95      50      92      50      92      49      94      48
RH            91 94 52 61 88 91 53 59 89 91 51 60 91 93 51 57
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       E       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           10      20      10      30      20      40      10      20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS       SC SC IS IS SC SC       IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS       SC SC IS IS 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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