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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
428 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

KSZ058-042215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
428 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

DATE             WED 05/04/16            THU 05/05/16            FRI 05/06/16
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                      71          43          75          51          81
TEMP             51 62 68 71 67 55 49 45 44 61 71 75 72 61 56 53 52 67 76 80 79
DEWPT            44 44 41 41 42 41 41 39 40 42 44 46 48 48 47 46 47 50 53 55 55
MIN/MAX RH                   34          86          36          85          40
RH               77 52 37 34 40 59 74 79 86 49 38 36 42 62 72 77 83 54 45 42 44
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  N NE  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 14 16 14 10  5  4  3  4  5  6  5  4  4  5  5  5  9 13 16 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  1  1  0  1  0  1  1  2  3  7 10
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 20 52 58 47<10<10<10<10 37 44 48<10<10<10<10<10 13 31 36 26
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NE  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       19 24 24 20 17  8  6  6  6  8  8  6  5  6  8  8  9 12 17 19 23
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD


DATE          SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16
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       60      83      59      76      58      75      58      76
TEMP          63 61 80 79 63 59 73 73 62 59 73 72 61 59 74 73
DEWPT         54 53 56 58 56 56 59 59 57 57 59 60 58 58 60 58
RH            72 75 44 49 78 90 62 62 84 93 62 66 90 96 62 59
PWIND DIR           S      SW       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1
POP 12HR            0       5      30      40      50      50      40      40
RAIN SHWRS                SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                     SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-042215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
428 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

DATE             WED 05/04/16            THU 05/05/16            FRI 05/06/16
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                      70          43          75          51          82
TEMP             51 59 66 69 66 54 49 45 44 61 70 74 73 61 56 53 53 68 77 82 79
DEWPT            42 42 40 39 40 38 37 38 39 42 44 45 47 47 46 46 46 48 51 52 53
MIN/MAX RH                   33          83          35          82          36
RH               71 53 38 33 38 54 63 76 82 49 39 35 40 60 69 77 77 49 40 35 41
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  N NE SE SW SW SW SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD          9 13 16 14  9  5  3  3  4  5  5  3  2  3  5  4  4  9 13 16 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  2  2  1  1  0  1  1  2  3  6  8
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 15 50 54 43<10<10<10<10 28 41 43 27<10<10<10<10<10 30 37 30
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  N SE SW SW SW SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       18 21 23 19 17  9  5  6  8  8  6  4  3  6 10  9  9 12 18 21 24
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX


DATE          SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16
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       61      82      59      75      57      75      58      74
TEMP          65 62 79 79 63 59 72 73 62 57 72 73 61 58 71 72
DEWPT         54 55 56 57 56 55 57 58 56 57 58 57 57 57 58 56
RH            68 78 45 47 78 87 59 59 81100 61 57 87 96 63 57
PWIND DIR           S      SW      SE      SE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5      10      30      50      60      40      40      50
RAIN SHWRS                SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                     SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-042215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
428 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

DATE             WED 05/04/16            THU 05/05/16            FRI 05/06/16
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                      70          43          76          51          82
TEMP             50 59 66 69 66 54 49 45 44 62 71 76 73 61 55 52 52 66 78 82 78
DEWPT            42 43 41 40 40 39 38 39 40 42 44 46 47 47 46 45 46 49 52 54 55
MIN/MAX RH                   35          86          34          83          37
RH               74 55 40 35 38 57 66 79 86 48 38 34 40 60 72 77 80 54 40 38 45
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD          9 12 14 13  9  4  3  4  4  5  5  3  2  3  5  4  4  9 13 14 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  2  2  2  1  1  0  1  1  2  3  6  8
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 13 52 57 46<10<10<10<10 36 44 48 36<10<10<10<10<10 31 37 30
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       17 18 21 19 16  6  5  8  8  9  6  5  3  3  9  8  9 12 17 19 24
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX


DATE          SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16
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       61      81      58      74      58      75      58      74
TEMP          64 62 78 78 62 58 72 72 61 58 73 73 60 58 71 72
DEWPT         54 55 57 58 56 55 56 57 55 56 59 57 56 56 57 55
RH            70 78 48 50 81 90 57 59 81 93 62 57 87 93 61 55
PWIND DIR           S      SW       E      SE      SE       S       S      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5      10      30      40      60      50      40      50
RAIN SHWRS                SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                     SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-042215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
428 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

DATE             WED 05/04/16            THU 05/05/16            FRI 05/06/16
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                      69          42          76          51          83
TEMP             49 59 66 68 65 53 48 44 44 62 72 76 73 61 56 52 52 66 78 83 79
DEWPT            42 43 40 40 40 39 39 40 40 42 44 45 46 46 46 46 46 49 53 54 55
MIN/MAX RH                   35          94          34          83          38
RH               77 55 38 36 40 59 71 86 86 48 37 33 38 58 69 80 80 54 42 37 44
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W NW NW NW  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 12 16 14 10  4  3  3  4  5  5  4  3  4  5  5  5 10 13 14 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  3  3  2  2  1  1  0  8  2  6  2  5  7
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 15 53 57 47<10<10<10<10 37 46 46 21<10<10<10<10<10 33 38 30
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S SW SW SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       16 18 21 19 17 10  8  8 10 10  8  5  3  5 11 12 13 14 17 19 20
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD


DATE          SAT 05/07/16 SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16
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       61      81      58      73      58      74      58      73
TEMP          65 62 79 79 62 59 69 72 62 59 72 72 60 59 71 72
DEWPT         54 55 58 58 56 54 56 56 54 56 59 57 56 56 57 54
RH            68 78 49 49 81 83 63 57 75 90 64 59 87 90 61 53
PWIND DIR           S      SW      NE       E      SE      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5      10      40      40      60      50      40      50
RAIN SHWRS                SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                     SC SC SC SC NM NM 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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