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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
311 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

TXZ245-311015-
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX
28.30N  96.82W ELEV. 20 FT
311 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

DATE           01/30/15      SAT 01/31/15            SUN 02/01/15            MON
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                      54          65          59          64          46
TEMP             61 58 56 55 54 56 62 65 63 61 60 59 61 62 64 64 59 52 49 47 46
DEWPT            49 49 50 51 53 56 58 59 59 59 59 59 59 60 60 60 59 52 49 47 42
MAX/MIN RH                  100          81         100          88         100
RH               65 74 79 87 97 99 86 81 86 94 98100 94 93 90 88100100100100 89
WIND DIR          E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  W NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD         13 11 10  9 10 10 11 10  9  8  6  5  4  5  6  6  3 10 18 18 17
CLOUDS           B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS(%)        74 83 92 94 97 93 90 91 91 93 95 93 92 91 86 85 84 87 86 75 60
POP 12HR                     10          30          40          40          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04        0.16        0.06        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS IS IS SC SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     3     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     5     5     4     3     3     2     2
MIXING HGT           1900  1100  2300  2700  2000  1200  3100  3600  3300  1900
T WIND DIR              E     E     E    SE    SE     S     S    SW    NW     N
T WIND SPD             17    16    14    17    12    11    10    10    20    32


DATE           02/02/15  TUE 02/03/15  WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15
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          53      43    53      45    60      48    59      43    57
TEMP          52 50 45   43 51 51 46   45 57 57 50   48 56 54 46   43 54 54
DEWPT         31 34 36   39 46 46 46   45 51 50 48   47 52 49 44   40 42 44
MIN/MAX RH       43      92    78     100    73     100    78      95    59
RH            44 53 71   87 83 84 98  100 81 80 94   98 87 84 92   89 62 68
PWIND DIR         N      NE    NE      NE    NE       E    NE       N    NE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         10      30    50      40    20      10    10      10     5
RAIN SHWRS          SC   SC SC SC SC   SC IS IS

$$

TXZ231-311015-
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX
28.37N  98.12W ELEV. 215 FT
311 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

DATE           01/30/15      SAT 01/31/15            SUN 02/01/15            MON
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          69          57          70          44
TEMP             62 57 55 53 52 55 65 69 66 61 59 58 58 61 68 70 63 52 49 46 44
DEWPT            48 48 49 50 52 55 57 58 59 59 59 58 58 59 61 61 61 52 49 46 38
MAX/MIN RH                  100          69         100          73         100
RH               60 74 81 90100 98 76 69 78 93 98100100 97 77 73 94100100100 80
WIND DIR          E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S NW  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD         11  9  8  8  8 10 13 12 11  9  6  4  3  3  3  3  9 13 17 16 14
CLOUDS           B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)        82 88 95 97 98 96 93 95 96 95 95 93 91 90 86 86 84 86 81 68 58
POP 12HR                     20          50          50          40          20
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.07        0.22        0.04        0.01
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     2     1     1
HAINES                  3     3     4     4     3     3     3     4     2     2
MIXING HGT           2000   700  2800  3500  2300  1000  2700  3500  3200  1900
T WIND DIR              E     E     E    SE    SE     S     S    NW     N     N
T WIND SPD             17    13    17    26    20    16     6     9    25    27


DATE           02/02/15  TUE 02/03/15  WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15
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          55      42    53      43    67      46    63      41    60
TEMP          52 51 44   42 51 50 45   43 62 61 50   46 60 57 46   41 56 55
DEWPT         27 28 33   35 41 44 44   43 51 50 48   46 52 48 42   38 40 41
MIN/MAX RH       33      80    68     100    58     100    63      88    48
RH            36 40 63   76 70 78 95  100 67 69 91  100 75 71 88   87 54 58
PWIND DIR        NE      NE     E      NE    SE      SE    NE       N    NE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1   B2 OV OV B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         10      20    40      20    10       5    10      10     5
RAIN SHWRS          IS   IS SC SC IS   IS

$$

TXZ247-311015-
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX
28.12N  96.80W ELEV. 36 FT
311 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

DATE           01/30/15      SAT 01/31/15            SUN 02/01/15            MON
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                      56          64          60          63          47
TEMP             60 58 57 57 56 58 62 64 63 61 60 60 61 62 63 63 58 52 50 48 47
DEWPT            50 51 52 53 55 57 58 59 59 59 59 59 59 59 58 58 58 52 50 48 45
MAX/MIN RH                   98          82          99          84         100
RH               71 78 82 89 96 97 86 82 86 93 96 98 90 88 86 84 99100100100 92
WIND DIR          E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  E  N  N  N
WIND SPD         14 12 11 10 10 10 10 10 10  9  6  6  4  5  5  5  3 10 18 19 18
CLOUDS           B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1
CLOUDS(%)        74 83 93 95 96 93 89 90 90 93 95 93 91 91 85 84 84 88 88 78 67
POP 12HR                     10          30          40          40          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04        0.15        0.06        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS IS IS SC SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     3     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     5     5     4     2     3     2     2
MIXING HGT           1800  1300  2300  2600  2000  1400  2900  3600  3300  1900
T WIND DIR              E     E     E    SE    SE     S     S     S    NE     N
T WIND SPD             19    17    14    16    12     9    10     8    20    33


DATE           02/02/15  TUE 02/03/15  WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15
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          53      45    54      47    59      50    58      46    57
TEMP          52 51 47   45 52 52 49   47 57 57 52   50 56 54 48   46 55 55
DEWPT         32 34 37   41 47 47 48   46 51 50 50   49 52 50 46   42 43 44
MIN/MAX RH       45      90    76      98    75      96    80      93    61
RH            47 53 69   85 83 82 97   97 82 79 92   95 87 85 91   87 64 68
PWIND DIR         N      NE    NE      NE    NE       E    NE       N    NE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         10      30    60      40    20      10    10      10     5
RAIN SHWRS          SC   SC NM NM SC   SC IS IS

$$

TXZ234-311015-
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX
28.85N  96.92W ELEV. 23 FT
311 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

DATE           01/30/15      SAT 01/31/15            SUN 02/01/15            MON
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                      49          66          57          68          42
TEMP             58 53 52 50 49 52 62 66 64 60 58 57 60 62 66 68 60 51 47 44 42
DEWPT            46 45 44 46 48 52 57 58 58 59 58 57 59 60 62 62 60 51 47 44 37
MAX/MIN RH                  100          76         100          82         100
RH               64 72 76 85 98100 83 76 83 96100100 99 95 87 82100100100100 83
WIND DIR          E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  S  S SW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         10  9  8  8  9 10 11 11  9  6  5  4  4  6  6  4  8 12 16 16 13
CLOUDS           B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC
CLOUDS(%)        76 83 91 94 98 95 92 93 94 95 96 94 93 93 88 88 89 87 76 64 43
POP 12HR                     10          40          50          50          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.06        0.21        0.07        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS IS IS SC SC
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     3     1     1
HAINES                  4     4     4     4     5     3     3     3     2     3
MIXING HGT           1300   100  2200  3000  2000   900  3200  4100  3800  1900
T WIND DIR              E     E     E    SE    SE     S     S     W     N     N
T WIND SPD             11    10    14    24    13    12    11    10    24    27


DATE           02/02/15  TUE 02/03/15  WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15
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          54      40    53      43    62      46    61      41    58
TEMP          51 50 43   40 50 50 45   43 58 58 49   46 57 55 45   41 55 53
DEWPT         29 31 33   34 42 44 43   43 51 50 46   46 51 48 41   37 40 42
MIN/MAX RH       40      84    71     100    68     100    69      90    53
RH            42 49 67   80 73 81 95   99 76 78 92  100 80 76 88   87 58 65
PWIND DIR         N      NE     E      NE    NE       E     N       N    NE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         10      20    40      30    20      10    10       5     5
RAIN SHWRS          IS   IS SC SC 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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