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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
427 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

KSZ058-142230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
427 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE             SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE 02/16/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      54          33          57          37          56
TEMP             26 33 47 54 48 39 36 34 33 38 51 57 53 45 42 39 37 41 51 56 52
DEWPT            20 24 29 30 30 30 30 30 30 33 34 33 32 32 33 34 34 33 32 30 29
MIN/MAX RH                   40          95          39          89          37
RH               78 69 49 40 49 70 79 85 89 82 52 40 44 60 70 82 89 73 48 37 41
WIND DIR         SE SW  W NW NW  W  S  S  W  W NW NW  W  W SW SW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          2  5  9 11  4  3  4  8  6 10 12 12  6  5  8 12 18 17 19 17 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B1 FW FW FW B1 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       96 67 22 18 17 63 73 83 56 35 13 22 30 53 76 60 43 33 23 28 32
POP 12HR                     20          10           5          10           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FRZG RAIN         S                 S  S
SLEET
SPRINKLES                          IS IS             SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 18 34 12<10<10<10<10<10 25 60 39<10<10<10<10<10 30 37 12
T WIND DIR       SE  S  W NW NW  W  S  S SW  W NW NW  W SW SW SW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        4 11 11 14 10  5  8 16 13 19 23 24 16 11 16 24 35 33 28 19 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE               WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       33    62      41    72      53    69      38    63
TEMP          39   33 55 58 46   41 64 68 58   53 65 63 46   39 57 58
DEWPT         29   30 35 36 36   39 46 48 49   46 36 32 31   32 38 38
RH            67   89 47 44 68   92 52 49 72   77 34 31 55   76 49 47
PWIND DIR           S     S       S     S       S     W       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW SC FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ024-142230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
427 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE             SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE 02/16/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      51          31          55          36          53
TEMP             23 30 44 51 46 34 31 31 31 36 49 55 51 44 41 38 36 39 49 53 49
DEWPT            13 18 25 29 29 29 28 28 28 32 34 33 32 32 32 32 32 33 32 31 29
MIN/MAX RH                   43          99          43          86          41
RH               65 60 47 42 51 82 88 88 88 85 56 43 48 62 70 79 85 79 52 43 46
WIND DIR          S SW  W NW NW SW  S SW  W NW NW NW  W SW  S  W NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          4  9 11 12  5  2  4  4  5  8  9 10  5  4  5 10 17 17 18 17 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC FW B1 B2 B2 B1 SC FW SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       67 56 27 29 25 62 74 82 62 43 25 32 38 60 82 57 32 31 30 36 41
POP 12HR                     10          10           5          20           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
FRZG RAIN                           S
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS IS IS
SPRINKLES                          IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 15 32 14<10<10<10<10<10 30 60 30<10<10<10<10<10 19 43<10
T WIND DIR        S SW  W NW NW SW  S SW  W NW NW NW  W SW  S  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        9 20 17 16 11  5  9  9 11 16 18 20 14  9 12 19 34 32 27 20 17
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE               WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       31    58      37    70      53    67      37    62
TEMP          37   31 51 54 42   37 62 67 57   53 64 61 45   38 56 57
DEWPT         28   28 35 36 34   35 44 47 47   41 34 32 31   30 34 33
RH            70   88 54 50 73   92 52 49 69   64 32 33 58   73 43 40
PWIND DIR           E     S       E     S      SW     W       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5    10       5     5

$$

KSZ012-142230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
427 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE             SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE 02/16/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      50          30          54          35          51
TEMP             22 28 43 50 44 34 30 30 30 35 48 54 50 43 40 37 35 38 47 51 47
DEWPT            13 17 25 30 30 29 27 28 28 32 34 34 33 32 32 32 32 32 32 31 30
MIN/MAX RH                   45         100          46          89          46
RH               68 63 49 46 57 82 88 92 92 89 58 46 52 65 73 82 89 79 56 46 51
WIND DIR          S SW  W NW NW SW  S SW  W NW NW NW  W SW  S  W NW NW NW NW  N
WIND SPD          6 11 11 12  4  3  4  6  5  8  9 10  4  4  6 11 17 18 18 17 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       68 65 31 35 37 63 75 84 71 50 29 34 39 61 83 60 36 36 35 39 42
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          30           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
FRZG RAIN                           S
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC SC SC
SPRINKLES                          IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 16 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 31 63 24<10<10<10<10<10 26 42<10
T WIND DIR        S SW  W NW NW SW  S SW  W NW NW NW  W SW  S  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       11 20 16 16 10  6 10 12 11 14 18 20 14  8 13 21 33 35 31 21 14
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE               WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       30    56      36    68      51    66      37    61
TEMP          35   30 50 52 41   36 60 65 55   51 62 60 44   38 55 56
DEWPT         27   27 34 36 33   34 44 47 48   41 35 34 31   30 36 34
RH            72   88 54 54 73   92 55 52 77   68 36 37 60   73 49 43
PWIND DIR           E    SE       E     S      SW     W       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     0       0     5       5    10       5     5

$$

KSZ012-142230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
427 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE             SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE 02/16/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      48          30          52          35          49
TEMP             21 28 43 48 43 35 33 31 30 34 47 52 49 42 39 37 35 38 46 49 45
DEWPT            12 17 25 30 30 28 27 27 27 31 34 35 34 33 32 32 33 33 33 32 30
MIN/MAX RH                   47         100          52          93          50
RH               68 63 49 49 60 75 78 85 88 89 60 52 56 70 76 82 92 82 60 52 55
WIND DIR          S SW  W NW NW  S  S SW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  W NW NW NW NW  N
WIND SPD          8 12 10 12  4  3  4  4  4  8  9  9  5  4  5  9 17 18 18 17 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       74 77 39 45 44 58 75 83 75 55 35 36 38 61 84 63 42 40 38 39 40
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          30           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
FRZG RAIN                           S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC SC SC
SPRINKLES                          IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 18 34 13<10<10<10<10<10 20 51 11<10<10<10<10<10 14 39<10
T WIND DIR        S SW  W NW NW  S  S SW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S SW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       14 20 13 16  6  4  8  6  6 11 13 18 10  8  9 17 31 31 25 24 16
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR


DATE               WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       29    53      34    66      50    65      36    60
TEMP          34   29 47 49 39   34 58 63 54   50 61 59 43   37 54 55
DEWPT         27   27 33 36 32   33 43 47 49   43 37 36 32   31 36 36
RH            75   92 58 61 76   96 57 56 83   77 41 42 65   79 50 49
PWIND DIR           E    SE       E     S      SW     W       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   B1 SC FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       0     5       5    10       5     5

$$


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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