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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
444 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

KSZ058-282215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
444 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

DATE             THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14            SAT 08/30/14
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                      92          69          83          66          88
TEMP             72 82 89 92 89 77 73 71 69 76 81 83 81 73 70 68 66 76 85 88 85
DEWPT            67 69 66 65 65 66 67 66 67 69 69 68 69 69 68 67 66 70 67 66 66
MIN/MAX RH                   41          93          60          99          48
RH               84 65 47 41 45 69 81 84 93 79 67 61 67 87 93 97100 82 55 48 53
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SW SW  W  S SE  S SE
WIND SPD          8 11 12 13 10  8  8  8  8 10 11 11  9  6  5  5  3  2  3  3  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       48 43 38 43 48 53 58 66 75 76 77 75 72 66 59 55 50 38 26 28 30
POP 12HR                     50          60          60          60          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.17        0.35        0.19           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM             IS
TSTMS            IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM             IS
LAL               2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  3  3  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 28 60 80 55<10<10<10<10<10 38 70 25<10<10<10<10<10 38 57 42
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S SW SW  W  E SE  S SE
T WIND SPD       11 20 19 20 20 16 14 14 16 19 18 18 17 12 11 10  6  2  2  3  6
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR


DATE          SUN 08/31/14  MON 09/01/14  TUE 09/02/14  WED 09/03/14
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     69    90      70    87      67    86      66    88
TEMP          73 69 87 86   74 70 84 83   71 67 83 82   70 66 84 84
DEWPT         67 66 70 69   69 67 69 67   66 64 67 65   65 63 68 66
RH            81 90 57 57   84 90 61 59   84 90 59 56   84 90 59 55
PWIND DIR         S     S       S    NW       E    SE      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    20      50    30      40    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS   IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-282215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
444 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

DATE             THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14            SAT 08/30/14
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                      88          69          81          66          85
TEMP             73 79 85 88 86 76 72 70 69 75 79 81 79 72 69 67 66 75 83 85 83
DEWPT            68 70 69 68 69 68 68 68 67 69 69 68 68 68 67 66 65 68 65 64 64
MIN/MAX RH                   51          91          65          96          49
RH               84 74 59 52 57 76 87 93 93 82 72 65 69 87 93 97 97 79 55 50 53
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  W  W NW  N  S SE SE
WIND SPD          6  9 10 11  6  5  5  5  5  8  9  8  6  5  4  5  4  3  2  4  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       62 63 63 64 66 73 81 78 74 76 78 75 72 64 56 52 49 38 27 26 26
POP 12HR                     50          60          60          50          10
QPF 12HR                   0.14        0.38        0.42        0.19           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC             IS
TSTMS            SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC             IS
LAL               3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 65 69<10<10<10<10<10<10 54 60 20<10<10<10<10 10 29 58 19
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  W  W NW  N SE SE SE
T WIND SPD       11 16 18 20 13 11 11 11 11 14 19 16 10 10  8 10  9  5  2  3  9
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR


DATE          SUN 08/31/14  MON 09/01/14  TUE 09/02/14  WED 09/03/14
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     68    89      67    85      64    84      65    86
TEMP          72 68 86 84   71 67 82 81   68 64 80 80   68 65 83 83
DEWPT         64 65 70 69   69 66 66 65   63 61 63 64   61 61 68 67
RH            76 90 59 61   93 97 58 58   84 90 56 58   78 87 61 59
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SW    NW      NE    SE      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B1 SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    30      60    20      30    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC   NM NM IS IS   SC SC IS IS   IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC   NM NM IS IS   SC SC IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-282215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
444 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

DATE             THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14            SAT 08/30/14
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                      87          69          82          65          85
TEMP             72 78 85 87 85 75 72 70 69 75 80 82 79 72 69 67 65 74 82 85 82
DEWPT            69 71 70 70 71 69 68 68 67 70 71 70 70 68 67 65 65 69 67 67 67
MIN/MAX RH                   56          94          67          97          55
RH               90 79 61 57 63 82 87 93 93 84 74 67 74 87 93 93100 84 61 55 61
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  W  W  W  N SW  S SE
WIND SPD          6  8 10 10  8  5  5  5  5  8  8  8  6  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       72 69 65 69 73 74 75 74 73 76 79 76 72 65 57 53 48 38 27 27 26
POP 12HR                     50          60          60          50          10
QPF 12HR                   0.18        0.40        0.50        0.20           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC             IS
TSTMS            SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC             IS
LAL               3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 58 62<10<10<10<10<10<10 74 40<10<10<10<10<10<10 28 21<10
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  W  W  W  N  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       11 12 16 18 14 11 10 10 10 14 19 21 12  5  5  8  8  5  1  5  9
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE          SUN 08/31/14  MON 09/01/14  TUE 09/02/14  WED 09/03/14
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     67    88      67    84      63    83      64    85
TEMP          71 67 85 84   71 67 81 80   67 63 79 79   67 64 82 81
DEWPT         64 65 70 70   69 65 66 66   62 61 63 64   60 61 68 68
RH            79 93 61 63   93 93 60 62   84 93 58 60   78 90 63 65
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SW    NW      NE    SE      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    30      60    20      20    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC   NM NM IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC   NM NM IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-282215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
444 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

DATE             THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14            SAT 08/30/14
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                      87          69          80          64          84
TEMP             71 77 84 87 85 75 71 70 69 74 79 80 78 70 68 66 64 73 81 84 81
DEWPT            69 71 71 70 71 70 68 68 67 69 71 71 71 68 66 65 63 68 69 68 69
MIN/MAX RH                   57          95          73          98          60
RH               93 82 65 57 63 84 90 93 93 84 77 74 79 93 93 97 97 84 67 59 67
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  W  W  W NW SW  S SE
WIND SPD          6  9 10 10  8  5  5  4  5  8  8  8  6  3  3  4  3  4  3  4  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       77 69 62 66 70 70 71 71 71 76 81 77 74 66 58 53 48 38 27 26 26
POP 12HR                     50          60          60          50          10
QPF 12HR                   0.21        0.38        0.60        0.20           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC             IS
TSTMS            SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC             IS
LAL               3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 54 55<10<10<10<10<10<10 67 24<10<10<10<10<10<10 31 45<10
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SE  W  W  W NW SW  S SE
T WIND SPD       12 12 13 13 10 10  9  8  9 16 19 18 10  4  4  6  5  4  2  4  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR


DATE          SUN 08/31/14  MON 09/01/14  TUE 09/02/14  WED 09/03/14
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     66    87      67    83      62    82      63    85
TEMP          70 66 84 83   71 67 80 79   67 62 79 79   67 63 81 81
DEWPT         64 64 71 70   69 65 66 66   62 60 63 65   60 60 67 68
RH            81 93 65 65   93 93 62 64   84 93 58 62   78 90 63 65
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SW    NW      NE    SE      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    30      60    20      20    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC   NM NM IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC   NM NM IS IS   IS IS IS IS   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 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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