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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
345 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

KSZ058-202215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
345 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

DATE             SAT 09/20/14            SUN 09/21/14            MON 09/22/14
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          63          78          51          75
TEMP          68 67 75 84 86 81 72 69 67 64 69 75 78 72 61 56 53 51 61 71 75 71
DEWPT         67 66 68 69 67 69 68 67 64 61 61 56 54 54 51 50 49 48 52 52 53 53
MIN/MAX RH                   53          94          44          92          46
RH            97 97 79 61 53 67 87 93 90 90 76 52 43 53 70 80 86 89 72 51 46 53
WIND DIR       S SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD      11  9 11 11  9  5  5  5  8  8 10 10 11  8  6  5  4  4  5  5  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    46 50 34 40 41 36 47 36 31 16 25 18 18 17 19 20 19 18 25 32 38 43
POP 12HR                     40          40           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.15           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                     IS SC SC SC SC
OBVIS         PF
LAL            1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 39 46<10<10<10<10<10 19 36 43<10<10<10<10<10 29 38 43 31
T WIND DIR     S SW SW SW SW SW  S  W  N  N NE  N  N  N NE  N NE NE  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD    16 13 18 14 12 10  8  6 11 16 23 17 16 13 14 11 11  9  6  6  9 11
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD


DATE          TUE 09/23/14  WED 09/24/14  THU 09/25/14  FRI 09/26/14
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     55    76      58    75      59    80      60    81
TEMP          59 55 72 72   61 58 72 72   62 59 76 76   64 60 78 77
DEWPT         51 51 55 55   51 51 55 56   53 53 58 58   57 55 60 58
RH            75 86 55 55   70 77 55 57   72 80 54 54   78 84 54 52
PWIND DIR        SE    SE      SE    SE       S     S      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5    20      40    30      30    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ024-202215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
345 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

DATE             SAT 09/20/14            SUN 09/21/14            MON 09/22/14
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          59          76          50          73
TEMP          68 68 76 85 86 79 71 68 64 60 67 73 76 70 59 55 52 50 59 69 73 70
DEWPT         66 66 68 68 68 68 66 63 57 55 57 53 51 51 51 49 48 47 51 51 52 52
MIN/MAX RH                   52          92          41          95          48
RH            93 93 76 57 55 69 84 84 78 84 70 49 42 51 75 80 86 89 75 53 48 53
WIND DIR      SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  E
WIND SPD       8  6 10 10  9  5  4  5  9  6  9 10 11  6  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    52 52 48 48 50 54 27 14  7 10 14 12 11 10 10 10 12 14 20 26 28 30
POP 12HR                     30          30           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.07        0.03           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                  SC SC SC IS
OBVIS         PF
LAL            1  2  2  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  6  6  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 43 55<10<10<10<10<10 15 39 44 12<10<10<10<10<10 42 43<10
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD    16 13 20 19 14 10  9 10 18 12 19 18 18 14 12 11 10  9  5  4  8 11
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE          TUE 09/23/14  WED 09/24/14  THU 09/25/14  FRI 09/26/14
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     54    74      57    74      59    79      60    81
TEMP          58 54 71 71   61 57 71 71   62 59 75 75   64 60 77 76
DEWPT         50 50 54 55   52 53 55 56   54 53 59 58   57 56 61 58
RH            75 86 55 57   72 86 57 59   75 80 58 55   78 87 58 54
PWIND DIR        SE    SE      SE    SE      SE     S      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5    30      50    50      40    30       5    10
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-202215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
345 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

DATE             SAT 09/20/14            SUN 09/21/14            MON 09/22/14
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          57          75          49          73
TEMP          68 67 75 84 84 79 70 66 62 59 65 72 75 69 58 54 51 49 59 69 73 69
DEWPT         66 65 68 67 68 67 65 62 56 54 56 52 50 51 50 48 48 47 52 51 53 53
MIN/MAX RH                   53          93          43          95          49
RH            93 93 79 57 59 67 84 87 81 83 73 49 41 53 75 80 89 93 78 53 49 57
WIND DIR      SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  E
WIND SPD      11  8 10 10  8  5  4  6  9  5  9 11 11  6  4  4  3  3  4  5  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    53 53 60 47 56 45 15 11  7  8 11 10 10  9  8  7 10 14 17 20 22 25
POP 12HR                     30          20           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               IS SC SC IS IS
LAL            1  3  3  3  3  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  3  3  4  4  6  6  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT      <10<10 10 41 57<10<10<10<10<10 21 41 44 37<10<10<10<10<10 44 45 33
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E SE
T WIND SPD    20 16 20 19 14 10  6 10 17 12 21 21 19 18 11  9  8  6  5  4  8 10
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE          TUE 09/23/14  WED 09/24/14  THU 09/25/14  FRI 09/26/14
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     54    74      57    73      58    78      60    80
TEMP          58 54 71 70   60 57 71 70   61 58 75 74   63 60 77 76
DEWPT         50 50 54 55   53 52 56 56   55 53 59 59   57 55 61 59
RH            75 86 55 59   78 83 59 61   81 83 58 59   81 84 58 56
PWIND DIR        SE    SE      SE    SE      SE    SE      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5    30      50    50      40    30       5    10
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-202215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
345 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

DATE             SAT 09/20/14            SUN 09/21/14            MON 09/22/14
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          56          75          49          73
TEMP          69 68 75 83 86 80 70 65 60 57 64 72 75 70 58 54 51 49 59 69 73 69
DEWPT         66 66 68 68 67 66 63 61 55 53 55 52 51 51 50 48 48 47 51 51 53 53
MIN/MAX RH                   54          93          43          95          48
RH            90 93 79 61 53 62 78 87 84 86 73 49 43 51 75 80 89 93 75 53 49 57
WIND DIR      SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  E
WIND SPD      10  8 10  9  8  5  4  6  8  5  9 11 11  6  4  3  3  3  3  4  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    53 53 67 42 49 35 12 10  6  8 10  8  9  9  8  6 10 12 13 14 16 18
POP 12HR                     30          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC SC
TSTMS               IS SC SC
LAL            1  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 26 57<10<10<10<10<10 21 42 45 39<10<10<10<10<10 45 44 31
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E SE
T WIND SPD    16 14 19 17 12  9 10 13 16 12 21 23 20 19  9  6  5  6  5  4  8 11
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE          TUE 09/23/14  WED 09/24/14  THU 09/25/14  FRI 09/26/14
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     53    74      57    73      58    78      60    80
TEMP          57 53 70 70   60 57 70 70   61 58 74 74   63 60 76 76
DEWPT         50 49 54 55   53 51 56 56   54 54 59 59   56 55 61 58
RH            77 86 57 59   78 80 61 61   78 86 59 59   78 84 60 54
PWIND DIR        SE    SE      SE    SE      SE    SE      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5    20      40    50      40    30      10    10
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               IS IS   SC SC SC SC   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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