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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
505 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

KSZ058-272230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
505 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

DATE             SAT 08/27/16            SUN 08/28/16            MON 08/29/16
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                      86          69          87          69          87
TEMP             68 76 82 86 83 74 72 71 69 77 84 87 84 76 73 71 69 77 84 87 84
DEWPT            67 71 72 71 71 71 70 69 68 70 72 73 73 72 70 68 68 70 72 72 72
MIN/MAX RH                   61          97          63          97          62
RH               97 85 72 61 67 90 93 93 97 79 67 63 70 87 90 90 97 79 67 61 67
WIND DIR          S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE  E  E  E SE SE SE  E  E
WIND SPD          4  6  6  6  6  4  4  4  4  5  5  6  5  4  4  4  3  5  5  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       81 54 36 41 45 43 40 50 59 61 63 58 52 59 65 67 68 64 60 52 43
POP 12HR                     30          20          20          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.01        0.12        0.02        0.06
RAIN SHWRS       SC    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS            SC    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS
LAL               1  1  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 26 48<10<10<10<10<10<10 53 61<10<10<10<10<10<10 46 55<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  E
T WIND SPD        6 10  9 10 10  6  6  8  9  9 11 11  8  6  6  6  8 11  9  6  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          TUE 08/30/16 WED 08/31/16 THU 09/01/16 FRI 09/02/16
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 TEMP       68      84      67      84      66      85      68      86
TEMP          72 68 82 82 71 67 82 80 70 66 82 82 71 68 83 83
DEWPT         70 68 71 71 69 67 71 70 67 66 71 70 68 67 72 72
RH            93100 69 69 93100 69 72 90100 69 67 90 97 70 70
PWIND DIR           E      NE       E       E       E      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      50      20      40      20      30      20      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-272230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
505 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

DATE             SAT 08/27/16            SUN 08/28/16            MON 08/29/16
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          68          86          69          86
TEMP             65 72 81 84 82 74 71 70 68 76 83 86 84 76 73 71 69 77 84 86 83
DEWPT            65 70 71 70 70 70 70 68 68 70 71 71 71 70 69 68 68 70 71 71 71
MIN/MAX RH                   63         100          61          97          61
RH              100 93 72 63 67 87 97 93100 82 67 61 65 82 87 90 97 79 65 61 67
WIND DIR          S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E
WIND SPD          4  3  4  8  6  4  4  4  4  6  6  8  5  4  4  3  3  5  5  4  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       83 69 49 47 45 49 53 58 62 63 63 59 54 62 69 70 70 68 66 66 65
POP 12HR                     30          20          30          20          40
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.01        0.08           0        0.19
RAIN SHWRS       SC    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            SC    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
HAINES            4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 24 36 11<10<10<10<10<10 53 52 33<10<10<10<10<10 48 41 29
T WIND DIR        S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S SE NE
T WIND SPD        6  3  5 12 12  9  9  8  9 10  9 11 11 12 10  8  9 10  9  4  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD FR FR


DATE          TUE 08/30/16 WED 08/31/16 THU 09/01/16 FRI 09/02/16
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 TEMP       67      83      66      84      65      84      67      86
TEMP          71 67 81 81 70 66 81 80 69 65 81 81 70 67 83 83
DEWPT         69 67 71 70 68 66 70 68 66 65 69 68 67 65 70 70
RH            93100 72 69 93100 69 67 90100 67 65 90 93 65 65
PWIND DIR           E      NE       E       E       E      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      40      30      30      30      20      20      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC 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 SC IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-272230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
505 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

DATE             SAT 08/27/16            SUN 08/28/16            MON 08/29/16
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                      83          68          85          69          86
TEMP             65 73 79 83 81 73 71 70 68 76 83 85 83 75 73 71 69 77 84 86 83
DEWPT            64 69 70 71 71 70 69 68 68 70 72 73 72 71 69 68 68 70 72 72 72
MIN/MAX RH                   66         100          65          98          63
RH               97 87 74 67 72 90 93 93100 82 70 67 70 87 87 90 97 79 67 63 70
WIND DIR          S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  E
WIND SPD          1  1  3  6  5  4  3  3  3  5  5  6  4  4  3  3  2  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       86 69 48 48 47 47 46 54 60 65 69 66 62 66 69 70 71 71 70 69 68
POP 12HR                     30          20          30          20          40
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0        0.10           0        0.17
RAIN SHWRS       SC    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            SC    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
OBVIS             F
LAL               1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
HAINES            4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 20 39<10<10<10<10<10<10 42 52 34<10<10<10<10<10 41 48 23
T WIND DIR       SE NE SE  S SE SE SE  S SE  S  S SE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S SE NE
T WIND SPD        1  2  4 11  9  8  6  6  8 10  9 13 12 11 10  9  6  8 10  4  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD FR FR


DATE          TUE 08/30/16 WED 08/31/16 THU 09/01/16 FRI 09/02/16
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 TEMP       67      83      66      83      65      83      66      86
TEMP          71 67 81 81 70 66 81 79 69 65 80 80 69 66 83 82
DEWPT         69 67 71 71 68 66 70 69 66 65 70 69 67 65 71 71
RH            93100 72 72 93100 69 72 90100 72 69 93 97 67 69
PWIND DIR           E      NE       E       E      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      40      30      30      30      20      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ012-272230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
505 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

DATE             SAT 08/27/16            SUN 08/28/16            MON 08/29/16
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                      83          68          85          67          85
TEMP             65 73 80 83 79 73 71 70 68 76 83 85 83 75 71 69 67 75 82 85 82
DEWPT            65 69 70 71 72 70 69 68 67 71 73 74 73 71 69 68 67 70 72 73 72
MIN/MAX RH                   66          99          68         100          65
RH              100 87 72 67 79 90 93 93 97 85 72 70 72 87 93 97100 84 72 67 72
WIND DIR          W  E SE  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  E
WIND SPD          1  0  2  5  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  6  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       88 71 52 50 47 47 46 52 57 61 64 61 58 62 66 66 67 67 68 68 68
POP 12HR                     30          20          30          20          40
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0        0.13           0        0.17
RAIN SHWRS       SC    IS IS       IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            SC    IS IS       IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
OBVIS             F
LAL               2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 11 26 25<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 51 33<10<10<10<10<10 45 46 29
T WIND DIR       NW NE  S  S  S SE SE  S SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  E
T WIND SPD        2  3  5  9 10 10  9  9  9  9 10 13 14 10 10  8  8  8 11  6  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD FR FR


DATE          TUE 08/30/16 WED 08/31/16 THU 09/01/16 FRI 09/02/16
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 TEMP       67      83      66      83      64      83      65      84
TEMP          71 67 81 80 70 66 81 79 68 64 80 79 69 65 81 81
DEWPT         69 67 72 71 68 65 70 69 66 64 70 69 67 64 71 71
RH            93100 74 74 93 97 69 72 93100 72 72 93 97 72 72
PWIND DIR          SE       E       E       E      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      30      20      30      30      20      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS 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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