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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
428 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

KSZ058-042215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
428 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

DATE             TUE 08/04/15            WED 08/05/15            THU 08/06/15
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                      88          67          87          69          91
TEMP             70 81 87 87 84 74 70 68 68 73 80 87 85 78 74 71 69 79 88 91 88
DEWPT            66 68 68 68 68 68 68 68 67 69 71 71 71 72 70 70 68 70 70 70 71
MIN/MAX RH                   53         100          59         100          50
RH               87 65 53 53 59 82 93100 97 87 74 59 63 82 87 97 97 74 55 50 57
WIND DIR         SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE NE  E  S  W  W NE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          4  6 10 11 10  6  9  9  8  8  9  3  6  2  2  4  3  3  4  6  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       40 62 76 76 75 80 82 90 87 72 57 58 58 44 29 29 28 27 26 25 25
POP 12HR                     60          70          60          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.14        0.68        0.17        0.03           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC IS IS                   SC
TSTMS               IS SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC IS IS                   SC
LAL               1  1  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  2  2  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 10 48 33 21<10<10<10<10<10 15 57<10<10<10<10<10 23 31 34 31
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S SE  S  E  E  S  W  W NE  E  E SE
T WIND SPD        6  9 14 17 21 10 11 13 13 18 19 17 12  4  5  9  6 12  4  4  5
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR FR


DATE          FRI 08/07/15 SAT 08/08/15 SUN 08/09/15 MON 08/10/15
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      91      70      91      72      94      72      93
TEMP          75 70 88 89 73 70 86 89 76 73 90 90 78 72 89 90
DEWPT         70 70 71 70 69 68 70 70 67 67 68 69 70 68 70 71
RH            84100 57 54 87 93 59 54 74 81 49 50 76 87 54 54
PWIND DIR           E      NE       E      SE      SE       S      SE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      10      20      20      20      20      20      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC       IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC       IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-042215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
428 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

DATE             TUE 08/04/15            WED 08/05/15            THU 08/06/15
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                      88          68          84          67          89
TEMP             70 79 86 88 85 76 71 69 68 72 78 83 83 76 72 69 68 79 86 89 86
DEWPT            67 68 69 69 68 68 67 67 67 69 70 71 71 71 69 69 68 70 70 70 71
MIN/MAX RH                   53          97          65         100          55
RH               90 69 57 54 57 76 87 93 97 90 76 67 67 85 90100100 74 59 54 61
WIND DIR          E SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E NE NE  N NE NE  E  E  E
WIND SPD          6  8  9 10  9  6  6  6  5  8  9  8  6  5  3  4  3  4  5  5  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       51 55 66 68 59 60 73 84 85 79 73 69 66 49 33 32 32 33 33 34 36
POP 12HR                     50          60          50          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.56        0.29           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS                   SC
TSTMS               IS SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS                   SC
LAL               2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 32 42 23<10<10<10<10<10 21 34 29<10<10<10<10 18 31 33 31
T WIND DIR        E SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E NE  N NE NE NE NE  E
T WIND SPD       12 13 12 18 17 11 12 12 11 14 19 23 24 13  6  9  6  9  5  4  4
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR


DATE          FRI 08/07/15 SAT 08/08/15 SUN 08/09/15 MON 08/10/15
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       69      88      69      88      70      90      70      90
TEMP          74 69 84 85 72 69 84 86 75 70 85 87 75 70 86 88
DEWPT         69 69 69 70 68 67 70 70 68 67 69 71 70 69 72 72
RH            84100 61 61 87 93 63 59 79 90 59 59 84 97 63 59
PWIND DIR           E      NE       E      SE       E      SE       E      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      10      20      30      30      30      20      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC       IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC       IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-042215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
428 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

DATE             TUE 08/04/15            WED 08/05/15            THU 08/06/15
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                      87          68          82          67          87
TEMP             69 77 84 87 84 76 72 70 68 72 78 82 81 74 71 69 67 76 85 87 85
DEWPT            66 69 70 71 70 69 67 67 67 69 70 71 71 71 69 69 67 69 70 71 71
MIN/MAX RH                   58          96          70         100          59
RH               90 76 63 59 63 79 84 90 97 90 76 69 72 90 93100100 79 61 59 63
WIND DIR          E SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E NE  N NE NE  E  E SE
WIND SPD          6  8  9  9  6  5  6  5  5  8  9  9  6  5  3  4  3  5  5  5  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       57 57 67 64 58 66 64 72 82 80 78 74 70 53 36 34 32 34 37 38 40
POP 12HR                     50          50          40          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.08        0.42        0.24           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS                   SC
TSTMS            SC IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS                   SC
LAL               3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 33 36<10<10<10<10<10 14 22 34 27<10<10<10<10 15 30 33 31
T WIND DIR        E SE  S  S  S SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  E NE  N NE NE NE NE  E
T WIND SPD       10 11 10 16 12  9 10 10 10 12 17 23 21 13  6  9  6  9  5  4  3
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          FRI 08/07/15 SAT 08/08/15 SUN 08/09/15 MON 08/10/15
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       67      87      68      86      69      87      69      89
TEMP          72 68 84 85 71 68 83 84 73 69 83 85 74 70 85 87
DEWPT         69 68 70 71 67 66 70 71 68 67 71 73 70 69 72 72
RH            90100 63 63 87 93 65 65 84 93 67 67 87 97 65 61
PWIND DIR           E       N       E       E       E       E       E      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40      10      20      30      30      30      20      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC       IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC       IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-042215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
428 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

DATE             TUE 08/04/15            WED 08/05/15            THU 08/06/15
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                      84          67          81          67          85
TEMP             68 75 81 84 82 75 71 69 68 73 78 81 80 73 70 68 67 74 82 85 83
DEWPT            66 69 71 72 72 70 67 66 66 69 71 72 72 71 70 68 67 69 71 72 72
MIN/MAX RH                   67          96          74         100          65
RH               93 82 72 67 72 84 87 90 93 87 79 74 77 93100100100 84 69 65 70
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E NE NE NE NE  E  E SE
WIND SPD          6  6  9  9  6  5  5  5  5  6  9  9  8  5  2  4  3  4  5  4  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       69 60 63 76 66 59 59 77 76 78 79 76 73 56 40 36 32 36 39 39 39
POP 12HR                     40          50          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.07        0.31        0.15           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS                   SC
TSTMS            SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS                   SC
LAL               3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 22 41<10<10<10<10<10 22 26 31 23<10<10<10<10<10 29 32 24
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  E NE NE NE NE NE NE SE
T WIND SPD       12 12 11 13  9 10 10  9 10 14 13 20 20 10  5  8  5  9  5  4  4
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR


DATE          FRI 08/07/15 SAT 08/08/15 SUN 08/09/15 MON 08/10/15
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       67      86      67      85      68      85      69      88
TEMP          71 67 82 83 70 68 82 83 72 69 82 83 73 69 85 86
DEWPT         69 67 70 71 67 66 70 71 68 67 71 73 70 69 73 73
RH            93100 67 67 90 93 67 67 87 93 69 72 90100 67 65
PWIND DIR          SE       N       E       E       E       E       E      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      10      20      30      30      30      20      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC       IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC       IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC 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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