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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
418 AM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

KSZ058-302215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
418 AM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

DATE             TUE 08/30/16            WED 08/31/16            THU 09/01/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      85          68          78          61          80
TEMP             70 77 83 85 83 75 72 70 68 73 77 78 75 67 64 63 61 69 77 80 75
DEWPT            70 73 73 73 73 71 70 69 68 70 70 70 70 67 64 62 60 63 63 62 62
MIN/MAX RH                   66         100          76         100          54
RH              100 87 72 67 72 87 93 97100 90 79 76 84100100 97 97 81 62 54 64
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          3  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  6  8  6  6  4  4  5  5  6  9  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       72 69 71 76 77 79 83 87 89 93 96 90 84 75 66 52 38 31 25 20 14
POP 12HR                     50          50          60          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.24        0.13        0.42           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM IS IS
TSTMS            SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM IS IS
LAL               4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 35 49<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 26 13<10<10<10<10<10 29 37<10
T WIND DIR        E SE  S SW NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E NE  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD        6  6  8  3  9 10  8  8  6 12 14 11  9  8  6  9 10 10 12 13 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          FRI 09/02/16 SAT 09/03/16 SUN 09/04/16 MON 09/05/16
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       57      79      58      82      65      86      69      87
TEMP          62 57 75 75 62 58 78 79 68 65 82 83 72 69 84 83
DEWPT         58 56 62 63 59 58 65 66 60 61 68 70 67 67 72 72
RH            87 96 64 66 90100 64 64 76 87 63 65 84 93 67 70
PWIND DIR           E       E      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5      10      10      20      10      20
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS IS       IS IS
TSTMS                                       IS IS       IS IS

$$

KSZ024-302215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
418 AM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

DATE             TUE 08/30/16            WED 08/31/16            THU 09/01/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      83          67          78          59          79
TEMP             69 75 81 83 81 73 71 69 67 72 76 78 74 66 63 61 59 67 76 79 75
DEWPT            69 71 71 71 71 70 69 68 67 68 69 68 67 64 60 58 57 61 60 59 60
MIN/MAX RH                   67          99          71          93          50
RH              100 87 72 67 72 90 93 97100 87 79 71 79 93 90 90 93 81 58 50 60
WIND DIR         NE  E  E NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E
WIND SPD          3  3  4  4  5  5  4  3  5  6  6  6  6  5  5  4  4  5  6  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       76 80 83 92 88 85 89 92 98 95 91 71 51 32 13 15 17 16 15 15 15
POP 12HR                     60          50          60          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.48        0.31        0.29           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC
TSTMS            SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC
LAL               4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 47 48 26<10<10<10<10 15 22 16<10<10<10<10<10<10 31 36<10
T WIND DIR       NE  E  S NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E
T WIND SPD        5  4  5  2 10 12  9  6 10 13 10  5  6 11 12 11 10  8  9 11 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR PR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR
FLASH FLOOD       A  A  A  A


DATE          FRI 09/02/16 SAT 09/03/16 SUN 09/04/16 MON 09/05/16
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       57      79      59      81      65      86      69      87
TEMP          61 57 75 75 63 59 77 78 68 65 82 83 72 69 84 83
DEWPT         57 56 61 61 58 57 64 65 60 61 67 69 66 66 70 70
RH            87 96 62 62 84 93 64 64 76 87 61 63 81 90 63 65
PWIND DIR           E      SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10      20      20      20      30
RAIN SHWRS                            IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                                 IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ012-302215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
418 AM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

DATE             TUE 08/30/16            WED 08/31/16            THU 09/01/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      83          67          79          57          79
TEMP             68 75 81 83 81 73 71 69 67 73 77 79 75 65 61 59 57 66 75 79 74
DEWPT            68 72 72 72 71 70 69 68 67 68 69 67 67 62 59 58 56 61 60 60 60
MIN/MAX RH                   70         100          67          98          52
RH              100 90 74 70 72 90 93 97100 84 76 67 76 90 93 96 96 84 60 52 62
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E
WIND SPD          2  3  3  4  4  4  3  3  3  4  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  6  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       79 84 85 94 90 88 91 93 97 92 88 62 36 22  8 10 13 14 15 15 15
POP 12HR                     60          50          60          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.55        0.35        0.20           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC
TSTMS            SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC
LAL               4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 45 47 36<10<10<10<10 17 23 27<10<10<10<10<10 20 35 38<10
T WIND DIR        E  E  S NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE  E NE NE  E
T WIND SPD        6  4  6  3 13 10  5  5  6  8  8  5  9 10 10  9  9  8  9 10 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR PR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD PR
FLASH FLOOD       A  A  A  A


DATE          FRI 09/02/16 SAT 09/03/16 SUN 09/04/16 MON 09/05/16
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       56      78      58      80      63      85      69      86
TEMP          61 56 74 74 62 58 76 77 66 63 81 82 72 69 83 82
DEWPT         58 55 61 61 58 57 64 65 61 61 68 69 66 66 70 70
RH            90 96 64 64 87 96 66 67 84 93 65 65 81 90 65 67
PWIND DIR           E      SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10      30      20      30      30
RAIN SHWRS                            SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                 SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-302215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
418 AM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

DATE             TUE 08/30/16            WED 08/31/16            THU 09/01/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      81          67          79          57          79
TEMP             68 74 79 81 79 73 70 68 67 73 77 79 75 65 61 59 57 66 75 79 74
DEWPT            68 72 73 73 72 70 69 67 67 68 68 66 66 61 59 57 56 60 60 59 60
MIN/MAX RH                   75         100          64          96          51
RH              100 93 82 77 79 90 97 97100 84 74 64 74 87 93 93 96 81 60 50 62
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  N  N NE NE  E  E
WIND SPD          2  3  3  5  4  3  3  3  4  5  5  6  5  4  4  3  4  4  5  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       83 85 89 90 91 88 91 91 97 91 84 53 22 14  6 10 13 14 14 15 15
POP 12HR                     60          50          50          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.52        0.31        0.15           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
LAL               4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 49 41 27<10<10<10<10 12 27 37<10<10<10<10<10<10 36 39<10
T WIND DIR       NE NE SE NE NE NE NE  N  N NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E
T WIND SPD        5  4  4  5 14  9  5  6  8  5  8 10 12 10 11  9  9  6  8  9 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR
FLASH FLOOD       A  A  A  A


DATE          FRI 09/02/16 SAT 09/03/16 SUN 09/04/16 MON 09/05/16
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       56      77      57      80      63      84      68      85
TEMP          61 56 73 73 61 57 76 77 66 63 80 81 71 68 82 81
DEWPT         57 55 62 61 57 56 64 65 61 61 68 69 66 66 71 70
RH            87 96 68 66 87 96 66 67 84 93 67 67 84 93 69 69
PWIND DIR           E      SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10      30      20      30      40
RAIN SHWRS                            SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                 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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