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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
608 AM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

KSZ058-032215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
608 AM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

DATE             FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15            SUN 07/05/15
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          63          86          68          88
TEMP             66 73 80 83 81 71 67 65 63 74 82 86 84 76 72 70 68 77 84 88 86
DEWPT            66 67 67 66 66 64 63 62 61 64 64 65 66 66 66 67 66 70 71 70 71
MIN/MAX RH                   57          94          50          93          57
RH              100 81 65 57 60 79 87 90 93 71 55 50 55 71 81 90 93 79 65 55 61
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  5  6  8  8  5  5  4  3  4  4  6  8  6  6  5  6  8 12 13 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       87 86 70 68 48 38 27 29 30 24 32 28 25 32 51 57 67 56 54 46 48
POP 12HR                     30          10          10          20          40
QPF 12HR                   0.04           0           0        0.04        0.11
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC IS IS                         IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS            SC SC IS IS                         IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS
LAL               3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 27 52 50 47 25<10<10<10 24 46 45 44 23<10<10<10 20 37 36 35
T WIND DIR       NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE SE  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        9 10 11 11 11  9  8  6  6  6  6 10 12 12 12 12 12 14 19 23 26
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15 THU 07/09/15
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       71      85      66      80      65      83      69      88
TEMP          75 71 83 83 70 66 78 78 69 65 80 82 72 69 85 86
DEWPT         70 69 72 72 68 64 66 65 64 64 69 69 69 68 71 71
RH            84 93 70 70 93 93 67 64 84 97 69 65 90 97 63 61
PWIND DIR           S      SW       N      NE       E      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20      70      70      50      40      40      40      40
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-032215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
608 AM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

DATE             FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15            SUN 07/05/15
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          62          85          68          88
TEMP             65 72 78 81 79 70 66 64 62 73 81 85 83 75 72 69 68 77 84 88 86
DEWPT            64 65 64 64 64 63 62 61 61 63 63 63 64 65 65 65 65 69 71 71 70
MIN/MAX RH                   56          96          49          90          57
RH               97 79 62 56 60 78 87 90 97 71 54 48 53 71 79 87 90 76 65 57 59
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5  6  8  8  6  4  3  3  2  4  5  6  8  5  6  5  6  8 11 12 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       90 88 57 48 40 31 21 22 23 22 34 30 24 32 47 44 43 45 46 43 47
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS                                        IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS                                        IS IS IS IS SC
LAL               3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 25 45 43 40 21<10<10<10 25 48 43 38 20<10<10<10 20 37 26 14
T WIND DIR       NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       10 10 10  9  8  6  6  4  4  6  9 11 13 13 13 13 13 16 18 21 24
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD FR FR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR GD EX GD GD


DATE          MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15 THU 07/09/15
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       71      84      65      81      65      82      67      87
TEMP          74 71 82 82 69 65 78 79 68 65 79 80 70 67 83 85
DEWPT         70 70 72 69 66 62 63 62 63 62 67 67 68 67 71 69
RH            87 97 72 65 90 90 60 56 84 90 67 65 93100 67 59
PWIND DIR           S       W       N      NE       E      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           40      70      50      20      30      30      50      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-032215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
608 AM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

DATE             FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15            SUN 07/05/15
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          62          84          65          87
TEMP             63 71 77 79 77 69 66 63 62 72 80 84 82 73 69 67 65 75 83 87 85
DEWPT            62 63 63 63 63 62 61 61 61 63 64 64 65 64 64 64 64 69 71 71 70
MIN/MAX RH                   57          96          52          96          59
RH               97 76 62 58 62 78 84 93 97 73 58 51 56 73 84 90 97 82 67 59 61
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE  E  S  S SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  5  6  8  5  3  3  2  2  4  5  6  6  5  6  5  6  9 11 11 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       90 88 52 42 37 29 20 24 26 23 34 28 23 28 36 34 35 40 40 42 44
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS                                        IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS                                        IS IS IS IS SC
LAL               2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 22 42 41 39 21<10<10<10 26 49 43 37 20<10<10<10 19 36 28 21
T WIND DIR       NE NE NE NE NE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        9  9  9  8  6  4  4  3  4  6 10 11 12 13 13 12 12 14 18 21 25
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD


DATE          MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15 THU 07/09/15
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       70      82      64      80      64      81      66      85
TEMP          74 70 80 80 68 64 77 78 67 64 78 79 69 66 82 83
DEWPT         70 69 72 69 64 61 63 63 62 61 67 67 67 66 70 70
RH            87 97 77 69 87 90 62 60 84 90 69 67 93100 67 65
PWIND DIR           S       W       N      NE       E      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           40      70      50      20      30      30      50      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-032215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
608 AM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

DATE             FRI 07/03/15            SAT 07/04/15            SUN 07/05/15
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          61          83          65          86
TEMP             63 70 76 78 77 68 65 63 61 71 80 83 81 73 69 67 65 75 83 86 84
DEWPT            61 62 62 61 62 61 61 60 60 63 64 65 65 64 64 64 64 68 71 71 71
MIN/MAX RH                   55          96          54          95          61
RH               93 76 62 56 60 78 87 90 97 76 58 55 58 73 84 90 97 79 67 61 65
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE  E  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  4  6  6  5  3  3  2  2  3  5  6  6  5  6  5  6  9 10 11 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       89 64 43 30 29 24 18 24 27 21 31 29 22 23 29 29 29 34 38 41 40
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS                                           IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS            IS IS                                           IS IS IS IS SC
LAL               2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 21 39 43 47 25<10<10<10 27 51 39 28 15<10<10<10 19 36 20<10
T WIND DIR        E NE NE NE  N  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        6  8  8  6  5  4  3  3  3  6 10 11 12 13 14 12 12 14 17 18 18
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR FR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE          MON 07/06/15 TUE 07/07/15 WED 07/08/15 THU 07/09/15
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       70      80      63      79      63      80      66      84
TEMP          74 70 78 78 67 63 76 77 67 63 77 78 69 66 81 82
DEWPT         70 69 73 69 64 60 64 63 61 60 66 67 66 65 70 71
RH            87 97 85 74 90 90 66 62 81 90 69 69 90 97 69 69
PWIND DIR           S       W       N      NE       E      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           40      70      30      20      20      20      40      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS 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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