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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
422 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

KSZ058-202215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
422 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

DATE             SUN 04/20/14            MON 04/21/14            TUE 04/22/14
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                      77          58          72          47          73
TEMP             58 68 74 77 73 64 61 59 58 64 69 72 69 58 53 50 47 58 68 73 71
DEWPT            50 53 55 55 56 56 56 56 56 59 58 57 55 53 48 46 42 42 41 41 43
MIN/MAX RH                   47          96          58          88          31
RH               75 59 51 47 55 75 84 90 93 84 68 59 61 83 83 86 83 55 37 31 36
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE
WIND SPD          6 14 16 16 12  9  9  5  4  3  8 10 11  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       63 62 68 76 76 83 89 92 99 93 92 59 33 22 19 12 10 10  6 14 17
POP 12HR                     50          60          60          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.14        0.16           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                  IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM SC SC
LAL               1  1  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 13 45 64 23<10<10<10<10 30 30 40 23<10<10<10<10 29 48 50 38
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE SE
T WIND SPD       13 23 19 18 19 12 12  8  8  4  3 11 12  8 10 11 11 16  8  5  9
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD FR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR GD


DATE          WED 04/23/14  THU 04/24/14  FRI 04/25/14  SAT 04/26/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP     49    77      58    72      48    74      48    70
TEMP          55 49 72 75   63 58 70 70   54 48 69 71   54 48 66 69
DEWPT         42 42 51 53   55 55 49 45   37 35 40 43   42 42 50 51
RH            61 77 48 46   75 90 47 41   52 60 35 36   64 80 56 53
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     W       W     W      NE     E
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC   B1 B2 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5    20      50    40      10    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS   SC SC SC SC                       IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS   SC SC SC SC                       IS IS

$$

KSZ024-202215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
422 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

DATE             SUN 04/20/14            MON 04/21/14            TUE 04/22/14
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                      78          59          73          46          70
TEMP             59 69 75 78 75 66 62 60 59 64 70 73 70 58 53 49 46 56 66 70 68
DEWPT            49 53 56 56 57 57 56 56 57 59 58 56 52 51 43 41 39 42 40 40 41
MIN/MAX RH                   47          94          52          79          34
RH               69 57 52 47 54 73 81 87 93 84 66 55 53 77 69 74 76 59 38 33 37
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE
WIND SPD          9 16 14 14 10  8  6  4  4  5  9 10  9  8  5  5  5  6  5  5  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       63 62 68 74 81 85 88 90 99 87 84 49 27 17 13 11  7 11  9 17 22
POP 12HR                     50          60          60          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.20        0.12           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                  IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM SC SC
LAL               1  1  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 17 27 54 18<10<10<10<10 12 32 31 45<10<10<10<10<10 48 48 37
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE
T WIND SPD       16 25 23 19 14 14 10  8  8  8  8 11 12 13 12 11 11 11  6  4 10
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD


DATE          WED 04/23/14  THU 04/24/14  FRI 04/25/14  SAT 04/26/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP     50    76      58    71      48    70      45    66
TEMP          55 50 71 74   63 58 68 68   53 48 66 67   51 45 62 64
DEWPT         41 41 50 52   54 54 46 42   34 34 38 41   39 38 44 46
RH            59 71 47 46   72 86 45 39   48 58 36 39   63 76 52 52
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     W       W     W      NE     E
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B1 SC   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10    30      60    30      10    10      10    30
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC   NM NM SC SC                       SC SC
TSTMS               SC SC   NM NM SC SC                       SC SC

$$

KSZ012-202215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
422 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

DATE             SUN 04/20/14            MON 04/21/14            TUE 04/22/14
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                      78          59          73          46          71
TEMP             59 68 75 78 75 66 63 60 59 64 70 73 70 58 53 48 46 56 66 71 69
DEWPT            48 53 56 56 56 57 57 56 57 59 57 56 51 49 42 40 39 42 40 40 42
MIN/MAX RH                   47          95          50          77          32
RH               67 59 52 47 52 73 81 87 93 84 63 55 51 72 66 74 76 59 38 32 37
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE
WIND SPD         10 14 14 14 11 10  6  6  4  5 10 10  9  8  6  6  4  6  5  4  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       64 61 68 73 80 87 91 90 99 83 80 44 25 15  9 10  7 11  9 17 22
POP 12HR                     50          60          60           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.22        0.14           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                  IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM SC SC
LAL               1  1  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 16 29 50 28<10<10<10<10 12 34 39<10<10<10<10<10 16 49 51 40
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE SE
T WIND SPD       17 23 21 20 17 16  9 10  6  6  9 11 12 13 12 11 10 11  6  4  8
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR FR


DATE          WED 04/23/14  THU 04/24/14  FRI 04/25/14  SAT 04/26/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP     50    75      58    71      47    69      44    65
TEMP          55 50 70 73   62 58 68 68   53 47 65 67   50 44 61 63
DEWPT         40 40 49 51   54 54 46 42   34 34 39 41   38 37 42 45
RH            57 68 47 46   75 86 45 39   48 60 38 39   63 76 49 52
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     W       W    NW       N     E
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B1 B2 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10    30      70    40      10    10      10    30
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC   NM NM SC SC                       SC SC
TSTMS               SC SC   NM NM SC SC                       SC SC

$$

KSZ012-202215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
422 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

DATE             SUN 04/20/14            MON 04/21/14            TUE 04/22/14
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                      78          59          73          45          70
TEMP             57 67 75 78 75 66 62 60 59 65 70 73 70 57 52 47 45 55 66 70 68
DEWPT            48 53 55 56 56 57 57 56 57 59 57 55 50 47 41 40 39 40 39 38 40
MIN/MAX RH                   46          95          48          80          31
RH               72 61 50 47 52 73 84 87 93 81 63 53 49 69 66 76 79 57 37 31 36
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE
WIND SPD         11 14 14 14 11  9 10  5  3  5  9  9  8  6  4  4  3  6  4  4  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       64 60 66 69 75 82 91 93 98 82 76 42 24 14  8  9  7 11 10 17 22
POP 12HR                     50          60          60           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.12        0.14           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                  IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM SC SC
LAL               1  1  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 16 28 36 25<10<10<10<10 13 35 35<10<10<10<10<10 16 52 53 44
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NE SE
T WIND SPD       21 24 21 21 19 16 18 12  6  6  8 10 13 13 11 10  9 11  8  4  6
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR FR


DATE          WED 04/23/14  THU 04/24/14  FRI 04/25/14  SAT 04/26/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP     50    74      57    71      47    69      43    64
TEMP          55 50 69 72   61 57 68 68   53 47 64 66   50 43 60 62
DEWPT         40 40 49 51   54 54 46 42   34 34 39 40   38 37 41 44
RH            57 68 49 48   78 90 45 39   48 60 40 38   63 79 49 52
PWIND DIR        SE    SE       S     W       W    NW       N     E
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B2 OV B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5    30      70    40      10    10      10    30
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC   NM NM SC SC                       SC SC
TSTMS               SC SC   NM NM SC SC                       SC SC

$$


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 HUMDITY
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS)...........WIND DIRECTION
WIND SPD(MPH).......................WIND SPEED
CLOUDS(CAT).........................CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
     EXAMPLE: CL = CLEAR; FW = FEW; SC = SCATTERED; BK = BROKEN; OV = OVERCAST
CLOUDS(%)...........................CLOUD COVER AS A PERCENTAGE
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     TYPE...
       RAIN...........RAIN
       RAIN SHWRS.....RAIN SHOWERS
       TSTMS..........THUNDERSTORMS
       DRIZZLE........DRIZZLE
       SNOW...........SNOW
       SNOWSHWRS......SNOW SHOWERS
       SLEET..........SLEET
       FRZG RAIN......FREEZING RAIN
       FRZG DRZL......FREEZING DRIZZLE
       K..............SMOKE
       F..............FOG
     COVERAGE...
       IS.............ISOLATED
       SC.............SCATTERED
       NM.............NUMEROUS
       O..............OCCASIONAL
       S..............SLIGHT CHANCE
       C..............CHANCE
       L..............LIKELY
       WD.............WIDESPREAD
       D..............DEFINITE
       AR.............AREAS
       PA.............PATCHY
LAL(CAT)............................LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL
HAINES(CAT).........................HAINES INDEX
MIX HGT(HUNDREDS OF FT AGL)........MIXING HEIGHT
     EXAMPLE: 35 = 3500 FEET; <10 = LESS THAN 1000 FOOT
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; EX = EXCELLENT
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).......................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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