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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
425 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

KSZ058-272215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
425 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

DATE             WED 08/27/14            THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14
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                      92          71          92          69          85
TEMP             71 81 89 92 91 80 76 74 72 83 89 92 87 77 73 71 70 77 83 85 82
DEWPT            68 70 68 68 67 68 68 68 67 68 66 65 65 65 66 66 67 68 68 69 69
MIN/MAX RH                   44          86          41          92          59
RH               90 69 50 46 45 67 76 82 84 61 47 41 48 67 79 84 90 74 61 59 65
WIND DIR          S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5  3  4  9  9  8  9  8  6 11 12 11  9  6  5  5  5  6  9  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       38 46 38 56 46 35 39 43 39 46 44 47 51 67 82 81 79 81 83 82 81
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          50          60
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.02        0.11        0.13        0.52
RAIN SHWRS       IS    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM
TSTMS            IS    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM
LAL               2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 14 89 87 54<10<10<10<10 41 73 74 65<10<10<10<10 11 45 54 40
T WIND DIR       SE SW  S  S SE SE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SE
T WIND SPD        5  5  5 11 14 10 12 11 11 19 18 18 16 13 11 10 10 10 10  5  4
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD FR FR


DATE          SAT 08/30/14  SUN 08/31/14  MON 09/01/14  TUE 09/02/14
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     67    84      66    89      71    92      70    88
TEMP          71 68 82 81   70 67 87 86   75 72 89 87   74 71 85 82
DEWPT         68 66 67 66   65 64 68 67   66 66 69 68   68 66 67 63
RH            90 93 61 60   84 90 53 53   74 81 52 53   82 84 55 53
PWIND DIR        SW     N      SE     S       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         60    30      20    10      10    20      40    20
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM SC SC   IS IS         IS IS IS IS   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         NM NM SC SC   IS IS         IS IS IS IS   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ024-272215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
425 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

DATE             WED 08/27/14            THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14
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                      88          72          90          69          84
TEMP             72 79 86 88 87 79 75 73 72 81 87 90 86 76 72 70 69 76 82 84 81
DEWPT            70 70 70 70 71 71 69 68 68 70 68 68 68 68 68 68 67 67 67 68 68
MIN/MAX RH                   55          87          48          94          59
RH               93 74 59 55 59 77 82 84 87 69 53 49 55 76 87 93 93 74 61 59 65
WIND DIR         SE SW SE SE  E  E SE SE  S  S  S SW SW  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  3  6  5  6  6  6  5  5  8 10  8  5  4  3  3  4  5  6  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       73 71 64 66 65 62 62 57 54 68 60 60 60 70 80 79 79 82 86 82 77
POP 12HR                     40          50          50          50          60
QPF 12HR                   0.07        0.05        0.11        0.22        0.60
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
TSTMS            SC SC IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
LAL               3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
HAINES            5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 76 76 13<10<10<10<10<10 65 88<10<10<10<10<10 10 41 45 29
T WIND DIR        E  S  S SE SE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  S SE  S  S  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD        4  3  5  9 12 13 11 11 11 16 19 18 11  8  6  8  8  6  6  3  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE          SAT 08/30/14  SUN 08/31/14  MON 09/01/14  TUE 09/02/14
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     67    83      65    88      70    90      68    84
TEMP          70 67 80 81   68 65 85 85   74 71 87 86   72 69 82 78
DEWPT         67 65 66 66   64 63 68 67   65 66 69 69   68 66 65 63
RH            90 93 62 60   87 93 57 55   74 84 55 57   87 90 56 60
PWIND DIR        SW     N      SE     S       S     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1 SC   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         50    20      10    10      30    30      40    30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS                 SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS                 SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-272215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
425 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

DATE             WED 08/27/14            THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14
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          71          88          69          83
TEMP             71 78 85 87 85 78 74 72 71 79 85 88 86 77 72 70 69 75 81 83 80
DEWPT            69 71 71 71 72 71 70 69 68 71 70 70 70 69 68 68 67 68 69 69 69
MIN/MAX RH                   59          91          54          95          63
RH               93 79 63 59 65 79 87 90 90 77 61 55 59 76 87 93 93 79 67 63 69
WIND DIR          E  S SE SE  E  E SE SE  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD          2  3  5  4  5  4  5  5  4  8 10  9  6  4  3  3  4  5  6  5  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       71 74 68 65 69 64 67 61 61 69 53 60 66 74 81 82 82 85 87 81 75
POP 12HR                     50          50          50          50          60
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.08        0.11        0.29        0.63
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
TSTMS            SC SC IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
LAL               3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 70 68<10<10<10<10<10<10 53 81<10<10<10<10<10 10 43 45 26
T WIND DIR        E SE  S SE  E  E SE SE  S  S SW SW  W SW  S  S  S SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD        5  5  4 10 13 10 11 10  9 14 19 18 12  9  6  6  9  6  6  4  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE          SAT 08/30/14  SUN 08/31/14  MON 09/01/14  TUE 09/02/14
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     66    83      64    87      70    89      67    83
TEMP          69 67 80 80   67 65 84 84   74 70 86 85   71 68 81 77
DEWPT         67 65 67 67   64 63 68 68   66 66 70 70   68 66 65 64
RH            93 93 65 65   90 93 59 59   76 87 59 61   90 93 58 64
PWIND DIR        SW     N      SE     S       S     S       S    NE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1 SC   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         50    20      10    10      30    30      40    40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS                 SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS                 SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-272215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
425 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

DATE             WED 08/27/14            THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14
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                      84          71          87          68          82
TEMP             69 76 82 84 83 76 74 72 71 78 84 87 84 75 72 70 69 75 81 82 80
DEWPT            68 71 72 72 72 72 70 69 69 71 71 71 70 70 69 67 67 68 69 70 69
MIN/MAX RH                   67          92          59          96          66
RH               97 85 72 67 70 87 87 90 93 79 65 59 63 84 90 90 93 79 67 67 69
WIND DIR          E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD          2  4  6  8  6  4  6  5  4  8 10  9  6  4  3  3  4  5  6  5  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       77 78 72 61 70 69 69 69 65 65 54 60 65 71 76 79 82 84 86 84 82
POP 12HR                     50          50          50          50          60
QPF 12HR                   0.20        0.14        0.13        0.39        0.64
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
TSTMS            SC SC IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
LAL               3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 70 50<10<10<10<10<10<10 57 82 11<10<10<10<10 11 41 42 21
T WIND DIR        E  E  S  E  E  E SE SE  S  S SW SW NW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD        6  8  4 12 16 12 13 12 11 13 19 18 12  5  4  4  6  5  6  6  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE          SAT 08/30/14  SUN 08/31/14  MON 09/01/14  TUE 09/02/14
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     66    82      63    86      70    88      67    83
TEMP          69 66 80 79   67 64 84 82   73 70 85 84   71 67 81 76
DEWPT         67 65 67 68   64 63 69 68   66 66 70 71   68 66 66 65
RH            93 97 65 69   90 97 61 63   79 87 61 65   90 97 60 69
PWIND DIR        SW    NW      SE     S       S     S       S    NE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1 SC   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR         50    20      10    10      30    20      40    40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS                 SC SC IS IS   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS                 SC SC 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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