890  
FOUS54 KCRP 280849  
PFWCRP  
 
FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX  
349 AM CDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
 
TXZ245-282215-  
ARANSAS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE RAWS-ARANSAS COUNTY TX  
28.30N 96.82W ELEV. 20 FT  
349 AM CDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
 
DATE TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17  
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 72 81 66 79  
TEMP 72 72 75 79 81 77 74 73 73 72 76 80 81 75 74 71 69 66 68 75 79 74  
DEWPT 71 70 69 70 70 71 71 71 70 71 72 72 70 72 71 69 66 62 57 54 54 56  
MIN/MAX RH 69 98 68 93 43  
RH 96 95 82 74 69 84 92 93 92 97 89 77 68 90 91 93 90 88 69 48 43 54  
WIND DIR S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S SW NW NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 10 8 12 16 17 17 16 18 12 11 11 11 10 9 8 6 6 8 10 11 10 6  
HEAT INDEX 87 85  
CLOUDS B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV B1 FW FW SC SC B1 FW FW FW FW  
CLOUDS(%) 63 60 45 52 55 68 64 64 65 68 78 88 58 10 17 35 45 54 11 23 6 9  
POP 12HR 5 20 50 20 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.29 0.04 0  
RAIN SHWRS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS  
TSTMS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS  
LAL 1 1 2 2 3 3 2 2 1 1  
HAINES 5 5 5 5 3 4 4 5 5 5  
MIXING HGT 2800 2600 1600 1300 2400 2000 1100 600 3800 3700  
T WIND DIR SE SE SE SE S S S W NW NW  
T WIND SPD 23 29 29 23 19 18 14 13 16 13  
 
DATE FRI 03/31/17 SAT 04/01/17 SUN 04/02/17 MON 04/03/17  
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 64 80 70 79 70 78 66 79  
TEMP 68 64 80 75 72 70 79 75 71 70 77 73 71 66 78 73  
DEWPT 59 61 62 64 65 67 66 68 69 68 69 67 66 64 63 64  
MAX/MIN RH 89 54 90 66 97 74 96 59  
RH 74 89 55 69 79 90 66 77 93 95 76 82 86 94 61 73  
PWIND DIR S S SE SE SE E NE W  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 SC SC SC FW  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 10 40 60 20 20  
RAIN SHWRS SC SC NM NM IS IS IS IS  
TSTMS SC SC NM NM IS IS IS IS  
 

 
 
TXZ231-282215-  
GEORGE WEST RAWS-LIVE OAK COUNTY TX  
28.37N 98.12W ELEV. 215 FT  
349 AM CDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
 
DATE TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17  
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 88 69 90 60 83  
TEMP 71 70 74 84 88 84 75 73 70 70 74 85 90 84 73 67 63 61 71 78 83 75  
DEWPT 70 70 69 66 65 68 69 70 69 67 62 56 51 57 60 60 56 51 48 46 46 47  
MIN/MAX RH 47 96 27 79 28  
RH 96100 84 56 47 59 80 92 96 90 66 38 27 40 64 79 79 71 45 32 28 38  
WIND DIR SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S SW NW NW N E S W NW NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 9 5 12 16 18 16 16 16 10 5 4 5 6 4 3 4 4 6 10 12 10 6  
HEAT INDEX 88 90 87  
CLOUDS B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC CL FW FW SC FW FW FW CL FW  
CLOUDS(%) 62 65 57 54 57 56 55 63 63 74 67 60 38 5 8 24 35 24 6 6 2 6  
POP 12HR 10 40 40 20 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0.02 0.03 0.02 0  
RAIN SHWRS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS  
TSTMS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS  
LAL 1 1 3 3 3 1 2 2 1 1  
HAINES 4 3 6 5 5 6 6 4 5 6  
MIXING HGT 5300 5000 2400 1600 5300 6600 5000 1100 5900 5900  
T WIND DIR SE SE SE SE SW N W W NW NW  
T WIND SPD 21 31 27 17 9 11 6 9 13 12  
 
DATE FRI 03/31/17 SAT 04/01/17 SUN 04/02/17 MON 04/03/17  
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 57 89 66 86 68 82 61 85  
TEMP 63 58 85 82 69 67 84 80 70 68 79 75 66 61 79 79  
DEWPT 51 54 56 53 60 64 65 65 68 68 65 63 62 60 55 57  
MAX/MIN RH 86 30 92 49 100 54 98 37  
RH 64 85 38 36 74 90 52 62 95 98 63 66 89 95 45 48  
PWIND DIR SE S SE SE SE NE NW W  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 20 30 60 20 20  
RAIN SHWRS IS IS SC SC NM NM IS IS IS IS  
TSTMS SC SC NM NM IS IS IS IS  
 

 
 
TXZ247-282215-  
MATAGORDA ISLAND RAWS-CALHOUN COUNTY TX  
28.12N 96.80W ELEV. 36 FT  
349 AM CDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
 
DATE TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17  
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 79 72 79 67 78  
TEMP 74 73 76 78 79 75 73 73 73 72 75 78 79 74 74 73 71 68 69 75 78 74  
DEWPT 71 70 70 71 71 72 72 71 70 71 72 72 71 72 72 70 67 63 59 55 56 57  
MIN/MAX RH 78 98 76 94 46  
RH 91 92 84 80 78 91 95 94 93 98 91 81 76 92 94 92 87 86 70 52 47 56  
WIND DIR S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S SE S S S S S S SW NW NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 12 10 12 16 17 17 18 19 16 12 12 12 12 10 9 8 9 9 10 11 9 6  
CLOUDS B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV B1 FW FW SC SC B1 FW SC FW FW  
CLOUDS(%) 62 58 46 57 60 66 64 63 64 65 76 88 58 11 15 34 48 59 12 26 6 9  
POP 12HR 5 10 50 20 10  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.13 0.04 0  
RAIN SHWRS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS  
TSTMS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS  
LAL 1 1 1 1 3 3 2 2 1 1  
HAINES 5 5 5 5 3 4 4 4 4 5  
MIXING HGT 1900 1700 1300 1200 2000 1600 800 700 3200 3200  
T WIND DIR SE SE SE SE S S S W NW NW  
T WIND SPD 24 29 32 27 21 20 17 14 17 14  
 
DATE FRI 03/31/17 SAT 04/01/17 SUN 04/02/17 MON 04/03/17  
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 68 79 72 78 71 77 68 78  
TEMP 71 68 78 75 72 72 78 76 72 71 77 73 73 68 77 73  
DEWPT 62 63 64 65 66 68 67 69 70 69 70 67 67 66 64 64  
MAX/MIN RH 86 62 88 71 95 78 93 62  
RH 74 86 62 73 79 88 72 79 91 95 78 84 83 92 64 75  
PWIND DIR S S SE SE SE S NE W  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 10 40 50 20 20  
RAIN SHWRS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS  
TSTMS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS  
 

 
 
TXZ234-282215-  
VICTORIA RAWS-VICTORIA COUNTY TX  
28.85N 96.92W ELEV. 23 FT  
349 AM CDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
 
DATE TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17  
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 84 71 85 62 79  
TEMP 70 69 75 82 84 80 74 73 71 71 76 83 85 79 71 67 64 62 69 77 79 72  
DEWPT 69 69 69 68 66 70 70 70 70 71 71 70 66 69 68 66 62 58 54 53 53 55  
MIN/MAX RH 54 100 54 98 40  
RH 99100 81 61 54 70 88 93 95100 84 65 54 71 91 98 92 86 60 43 41 55  
WIND DIR SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S SE S S SW SW S S SW NW NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 8 5 10 16 18 16 13 16 11 6 8 9 6 5 5 4 5 6 10 12 10 6  
HEAT INDEX 86 86 86 88  
CLOUDS B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B1 FW FW SC SC SC FW FW CL FW  
CLOUDS(%) 63 66 57 51 45 72 63 65 70 77 83 88 64 22 14 33 47 39 10 17 5 8  
POP 12HR 10 40 70 20 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0.07 0.63 0.03 0  
RAIN SHWRS SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS IS IS  
TSTMS SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS IS IS  
LAL 1 1 3 3 4 3 2 2 1 1  
HAINES 4 5 5 5 4 6 6 5 5 5  
MIXING HGT 4500 4200 2200 1400 3100 2400 2000 800 4100 4000  
T WIND DIR SE SE SE SE S SW S W NW NW  
T WIND SPD 19 29 26 19 13 13 12 11 14 13  
 
DATE FRI 03/31/17 SAT 04/01/17 SUN 04/02/17 MON 04/03/17  
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 56 84 65 82 67 78 62 80  
TEMP 62 57 81 76 67 66 81 77 68 67 77 74 65 62 78 73  
DEWPT 55 56 60 60 62 64 63 66 68 66 68 66 63 62 62 63  
MAX/MIN RH 98 44 94 54 100 69 100 54  
RH 78 97 49 56 82 93 56 70 99 97 72 76 93 98 58 70  
PWIND DIR S S SE SE SE E N W  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 20 40 60 30 20  
RAIN SHWRS IS IS SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS  
TSTMS SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS  
 

 
 
TXZ241-282215-  
ALICE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT-JIM WELLS COUNTY TX  
27.74N 98.03W ELEV. 177 FT  
349 AM CDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
 
DATE TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17  
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 71 91 63 84  
TEMP 71 71 77 85 89 84 76 73 71 72 79 87 91 86 74 70 66 63 72 79 84 78  
DEWPT 70 70 68 66 66 69 69 70 69 67 64 58 53 57 63 65 60 53 49 46 46 47  
MIN/MAX RH 47 94 27 85 26  
RH 98 96 75 53 47 61 78 90 93 85 60 38 27 38 67 85 82 70 44 31 26 34  
WIND DIR SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S SE S SW NW NW NE E S W NW NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 9 6 12 16 18 17 13 14 10 6 6 6 8 5 4 3 5 8 12 13 11 8  
HEAT INDEX 89 91 86 90  
CLOUDS B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC FW FW CL FW  
CLOUDS(%) 63 65 49 58 50 48 54 62 60 66 59 51 37 7 9 32 50 34 6 7 2 7  
POP 12HR 5 20 30 20 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.04 0.03 0  
RAIN SHWRS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS  
TSTMS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS  
LAL 1 1 2 2 3 1 2 2 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 6 5 5 6 6 4 5 6  
MIXING HGT 5300 5100 2300 1600 5300 6900 4700 900 6300 6100  
T WIND DIR SE SE SE SE W N SE W NW N  
T WIND SPD 23 32 26 17 11 13 9 10 14 14  
 
DATE FRI 03/31/17 SAT 04/01/17 SUN 04/02/17 MON 04/03/17  
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 59 90 67 88 69 84 63 87  
TEMP 64 60 86 83 70 68 86 82 72 70 81 78 69 63 83 82  
DEWPT 53 55 57 54 61 65 65 67 69 69 66 62 63 60 54 55  
MAX/MIN RH 87 32 91 48 100 51 93 33  
RH 67 86 38 38 73 90 51 61 91 99 61 59 82 90 38 41  
PWIND DIR SE S SE SE SE NE NW NW  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 10 30 50 20 20  
RAIN SHWRS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS  
TSTMS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS  
 

 
 
TXZ229-282215-  
LA SALLE COUNTY AIRPORT-LA SALLE COUNTY TX  
28.46N 99.22W ELEV. 476 FT  
349 AM CDT TUE MAR 28 2017  
 
DATE TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17  
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 92 65 91 60 84  
TEMP 71 70 76 85 91 90 77 71 67 65 72 83 90 89 75 69 64 60 69 79 84 82  
DEWPT 67 68 68 67 64 63 63 66 66 64 57 47 41 39 42 44 44 44 44 43 41 40  
MIN/MAX RH 39 100 17 56 21  
RH 88 94 78 55 41 41 61 85 96 95 58 29 18 17 31 40 48 56 40 28 22 23  
WIND DIR SE SE SE SE S SE SE SE S S W NW NW E NE N NW NW NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 6 5 9 13 16 13 17 13 4 3 4 5 5 4 5 5 6 6 10 12 10 6  
HEAT INDEX 80 86  
CLOUDS B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL  
CLOUDS(%) 52 65 66 58 56 53 30 74 64 67 41 15 13 3 21 17 25 11 7 3 1 3  
POP 12HR 10 50 10 10 0  
QPF 12HR 0 0.14 0 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS SC SC SC SC  
TSTMS SC SC SC SC  
LAL 1 1 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 5 6 5 5 6 6 4 5 6  
MIXING HGT 5300 5100 3300 1500 7600 9600 7600 3800 6700 7100  
T WIND DIR SE SE SE S W N N NW NW NW  
T WIND SPD 18 26 27 9 9 10 8 9 12 12  
 
DATE FRI 03/31/17 SAT 04/01/17 SUN 04/02/17 MON 04/03/17  
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 59 92 66 90 67 84 61 86  
TEMP 65 59 86 88 72 66 85 87 71 67 79 81 67 61 77 83  
DEWPT 44 49 51 47 51 60 61 59 66 65 62 55 58 54 51 51  
MAX/MIN RH 70 22 81 36 94 40 82 30  
RH 46 70 30 24 47 81 45 39 85 92 56 42 73 80 40 32  
PWIND DIR E SE SE SE E NE W W  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 10 40 50 20 10  
RAIN SHWRS SC SC SC SC IS IS  
TSTMS 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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