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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
533 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

KSZ058-242215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
533 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

DATE             THU 04/24/14            FRI 04/25/14            SAT 04/26/14
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                      68          44          79          55          82
TEMP             57 62 66 68 65 55 50 47 44 58 72 79 76 66 61 58 55 66 77 82 80
DEWPT            56 55 50 45 40 39 38 36 36 39 42 44 46 47 47 48 50 54 58 60 60
MIN/MAX RH                   38          72          29          83          47
RH               96 78 56 43 40 55 63 65 73 49 34 29 34 50 60 69 83 65 52 47 51
WIND DIR         NW  N NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         11 18 23 21 14  5  5  6  6 13 17 19 14 11 13 13 14 20 21 25 20
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B1 FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)      100 99 89 60 12 10 12 15 19 17 14 13 11 24 29 49 50 48 43 48 61
POP 12HR                     70           5           0          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.21           0           0        0.03        0.02
RAIN SHWRS       NM SC IS                                  SC SC IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS            NM IS                                     SC SC IS IS IS IS SC
LAL               4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  2  2  2  2
HAINES            3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 18 38 73 63<10<10<10<10 18 55 53 47<10<10<10<10 14 30 38 26
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  N  W  W SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       21 19 32 33 26 11 11 12 11 18 20 27 31 23 26 26 29 36 36 41 41
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          SUN 04/27/14  MON 04/28/14  TUE 04/29/14  WED 04/30/14
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     64    74      53    68      44    55      40    58
TEMP          68 64 72 72   58 53 65 66   50 44 53 53   43 40 55 57
DEWPT         61 61 61 57   52 46 46 44   42 38 37 35   33 33 32 34
RH            78 90 68 59   80 77 50 45   74 79 54 50   67 76 41 42
PWIND DIR         S     S       S    SW      NW    NW       N     N
WIND CHAR       15>   15>     15>   15>     15>   15>     15>   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B2   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50    60      30    30      40    40      20    10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC NM NM   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC NM NM   SC SC IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-242215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
533 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

DATE             THU 04/24/14            FRI 04/25/14            SAT 04/26/14
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                      66          44          79          55          80
TEMP             57 61 64 66 64 54 49 46 44 58 72 79 76 65 61 57 55 65 76 80 78
DEWPT            56 52 48 43 39 38 36 35 35 39 42 45 46 45 44 45 47 52 57 59 59
MIN/MAX RH                   39          71          30          76          47
RH               96 72 56 43 40 54 61 65 70 49 34 30 34 48 53 64 74 63 52 49 52
WIND DIR          N  N NW  N NW  W  W  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SE
WIND SPD         14 16 20 23 12  4  4  5  4 10 14 17 12 10 11 10 12 17 18 23 19
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B1 FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100100 98 57 13  6 11 16 20 18 15 17 15 23 25 52 50 46 51 56 70
POP 12HR                     70           5           0          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.16           0           0        0.02        0.04
RAIN SHWRS       NM NM SC                                  IS IS IS IS SC SC NM
TSTMS            NM NM IS                                  IS IS IS IS SC SC NM
LAL               4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  5  5  6  6  5  5  6  6  4  4  6  6  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 22 39 42 61<10<10<10<10<10 61 56 55<10<10<10<10 17 36 41 33
T WIND DIR        N  N NW  N  N  W  W  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       29 26 29 34 25 10  8 10  9 18 20 25 29 19 20 19 24 25 27 34 39
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          SUN 04/27/14  MON 04/28/14  TUE 04/29/14  WED 04/30/14
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     62    73      53    67      43    54      38    57
TEMP          67 62 71 71   58 53 64 64   49 43 52 52   42 38 54 56
DEWPT         58 59 61 58   52 48 48 44   42 37 36 35   33 32 32 33
RH            73 90 71 63   80 83 56 48   77 79 54 52   70 79 43 42
PWIND DIR         S     S      SE    SW      NW     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       15>   15>     <15   <15     15>   15>     15>   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 OV B2   B1 SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC B1
POP 12HR         60    70      40    30      40    40      20    10
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   IS IS
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM   SC SC IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-242215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
533 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

DATE             THU 04/24/14            FRI 04/25/14            SAT 04/26/14
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                      66          43          79          54          79
TEMP             56 60 64 66 63 53 49 46 43 58 72 79 76 65 60 56 54 64 74 79 77
DEWPT            56 52 49 43 39 38 36 35 35 39 42 44 45 44 43 44 46 51 56 58 57
MIN/MAX RH                   39          72          29          75          48
RH              100 75 58 43 41 57 61 65 73 49 34 29 33 46 53 64 74 63 53 49 50
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  N NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SE
WIND SPD         16 16 19 21 12  5  5  5  4 10 16 16 12 10 11 11 12 17 18 23 19
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B1 FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)      100 99 98 59 12  7 11 16 21 18 15 19 17 24 22 50 48 47 55 60 66
POP 12HR                     70           5           0          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.20           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS       NM NM SC                                  IS IS IS IS SC SC NM
TSTMS            NM NM IS                                  IS IS IS IS SC SC NM
LAL               4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  5  5  6  6  5  5  6  6  4  4  6  6  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 24 37 43 62<10<10<10<10 10 57 67 57<10<10<10<10 17 36 43 34
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW  N NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       31 23 32 36 26 10 10 10  9 16 21 25 29 19 21 20 24 26 28 34 37
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          SUN 04/27/14  MON 04/28/14  TUE 04/29/14  WED 04/30/14
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     61    73      53    67      43    54      38    57
TEMP          66 61 71 71   58 53 64 64   49 43 52 52   42 38 54 56
DEWPT         57 59 61 58   53 49 49 45   42 38 36 35   32 32 32 33
RH            73 93 71 63   83 86 58 50   77 82 54 52   67 79 43 42
PWIND DIR        SE    SE      SE     S      NW     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       15>   15>     <15   15>     15>   15>     15>   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 OV B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 SC B1
POP 12HR         60    70      40    30      50    40      20    20
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM   SC SC IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-242215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
533 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

DATE             THU 04/24/14            FRI 04/25/14            SAT 04/26/14
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                      65          43          79          53          78
TEMP             56 60 64 65 63 53 48 45 43 57 72 79 76 64 60 56 53 63 73 78 76
DEWPT            55 52 48 45 39 39 37 35 36 40 43 45 45 44 43 43 45 50 55 56 56
MIN/MAX RH                   41          75          30          74          48
RH               96 75 56 48 41 59 65 68 76 53 35 30 33 48 53 62 74 62 53 47 50
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  N NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD         13 16 19 19 12  5  5  5  4  9 14 16 11  9 10 10 11 17 18 21 19
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B1 FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)      100 99 99 66 14  8 10 16 22 19 15 19 18 23 21 51 55 47 54 59 61
POP 12HR                     70           0           0          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.23           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS       NM NM SC                                        IS IS IS IS NM
TSTMS            NM NM IS                                        IS IS IS IS NM
LAL               4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2
HAINES            3  3  3  3  5  5  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  6  6  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 22 34 37 28<10<10<10<10 12 63 64 46<10<10<10<10 15 31 45 35
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW  N  N  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       26 18 31 36 21  9 10  9  6 12 20 25 28 17 19 18 23 31 29 33 36
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          SUN 04/27/14  MON 04/28/14  TUE 04/29/14  WED 04/30/14
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     61    73      53    67      43    55      38    57
TEMP          65 61 71 71   58 53 64 64   49 43 52 53   42 38 54 56
DEWPT         56 58 61 58   53 50 50 45   42 38 36 35   32 33 32 33
RH            73 90 71 63   83 89 60 50   77 82 54 50   67 82 43 42
PWIND DIR        SE    SE      SE     S      NW     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       15>   15>     15>   <15     15>   15>     15>   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 OV OV   B2 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 SC B1
POP 12HR         60    70      50    30      50    40      20    20
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM   SC SC 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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