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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
414 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

KSZ058-012215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
414 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

DATE             SUN 05/01/16            MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16
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                      60          44          63          43          71
TEMP             45 53 58 58 56 50 48 46 44 52 59 63 60 51 47 44 43 55 65 70 68
DEWPT            43 45 47 47 46 44 43 43 42 44 44 44 43 44 42 41 41 43 42 44 44
MIN/MAX RH                   65          93          49          93          38
RH               93 74 67 67 69 80 83 89 93 74 57 50 53 77 83 89 93 64 43 39 42
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W NW  W NW
WIND SPD          6 11 13 13 12  8  5  6  6  9 10 10  9  4  3  4  4  9  9  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       47 61 80 85 83 80 88 91 86 84 83 71 59 54 48 40 34 31 27 20 14
POP 12HR                     10          10          20           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 26 51 41 26<10<10 11 16 33 54 59 48<10<10<10<10 44 66 68 56
T WIND DIR        W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  N NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       11 18 19 18 18 12 11 13 10 11 12 11 12  8  6  9  9 11 11 11 11
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR FR GD GD EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD


DATE          WED 05/04/16 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16
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       49      73      45      71      47      73      52      75
TEMP          54 49 68 69 51 45 66 68 52 47 68 70 56 52 70 73
DEWPT         44 42 47 46 43 40 41 44 42 42 47 50 49 49 54 56
RH            69 77 47 44 74 82 40 42 69 83 47 49 77 89 57 55
PWIND DIR           W      NW       N       N       E      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5       0       5       5      10      20
RAIN SHWRS                                              IS IS
TSTMS                                                   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-012215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
414 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

DATE             SUN 05/01/16            MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16
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                      57          43          63          44          70
TEMP             46 53 55 55 53 49 46 44 43 52 59 63 61 52 48 45 44 55 65 69 67
DEWPT            43 46 45 44 42 42 43 42 41 43 42 42 41 42 41 40 39 43 42 43 42
MIN/MAX RH                   65          96          44          84          37
RH               89 77 69 66 66 77 89 93 93 71 53 46 48 69 77 82 82 64 43 39 40
WIND DIR          W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          5  8 12 13 11  8  5  5  6  8  9  8  8  3  3  4  5  8  9 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       72 85 88 83 84 83 84 84 90 82 75 66 57 48 39 40 42 33 25 19 13
POP 12HR                     10          10          20           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 26 27 28 31<10<10<10<10 31 53 60 46<10<10<10<10 42 61 64 52
T WIND DIR        W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W
T WIND SPD       11 11 18 20 16 14 10 10 11 12 12 12 14  8  6  8 11 11 12 13 17
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD GD EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          WED 05/04/16 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16
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       49      72      44      70      48      73      53      75
TEMP          53 49 67 68 50 44 65 67 53 48 68 70 57 53 71 73
DEWPT         43 42 44 42 41 39 40 42 41 41 45 48 49 48 52 53
RH            69 77 43 39 71 82 40 40 64 77 43 45 75 83 51 49
PWIND DIR           W       N       N       N       E      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            5       0       0       0       5       5      20      20
RAIN SHWRS                                        IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                             IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-012215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
414 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

DATE             SUN 05/01/16            MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16
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                      55          43          63          43          71
TEMP             47 52 53 53 53 49 46 44 43 52 59 63 60 51 47 44 43 55 65 70 68
DEWPT            45 48 46 45 43 43 43 42 41 43 42 42 40 41 40 39 39 43 42 44 43
MIN/MAX RH                   68          94          44          86          38
RH               93 86 77 74 69 80 89 93 93 71 53 46 47 68 76 82 86 64 43 39 40
WIND DIR          W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          4  8 11 12 10  6  5  5  5  6  9  9  6  3  3  4  4  8  9 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       83 92 91 91 86 86 82 83 87 79 70 66 61 53 45 43 43 32 21 16 11
POP 12HR                     20          10          20           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0        0.02           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS                IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 16 23 25 36 13<10<10<10 32 54 62 50<10<10<10<10 48 62 67 53
T WIND DIR        W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N NW NW  W NW NW  W  W
T WIND SPD        8  9 17 19 14 16 10 10 10 11 12 13 16  6  5  9 11 12 12 14 17
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          WED 05/04/16 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16
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       49      71      44      70      47      73      52      75
TEMP          54 49 67 67 50 44 65 67 52 47 68 70 56 52 70 73
DEWPT         44 43 44 42 41 39 40 42 41 41 46 48 48 48 52 53
RH            69 80 43 40 71 82 40 40 66 79 45 45 74 86 53 49
PWIND DIR           W       N       N       N       E      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW CL FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR            5       0       0       0       5       5      10      10

$$

KSZ012-012215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
414 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

DATE             SUN 05/01/16            MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16
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                      54          43          63          44          71
TEMP             49 52 52 53 53 50 46 44 43 52 59 63 61 52 48 45 44 56 66 70 68
DEWPT            47 48 46 44 43 43 43 42 41 43 41 41 39 41 41 40 39 43 42 44 42
MIN/MAX RH                   68          96          42          84          37
RH               93 86 80 71 69 77 89 93 93 71 51 44 44 66 77 82 82 62 42 39 39
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          5  9 11 12 11  6  5  5  6  6  8  8  6  3  3  5  5  8 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       85 94 94 92 87 81 74 80 85 77 69 64 58 51 42 40 40 28 16 13 10
POP 12HR                     30          10          20           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC IS                IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 18 21 25 37 19<10<10<10 34 53 62 52<10<10<10<10 51 63 66 28
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N NW  W  W  W NW NW  W  W
T WIND SPD        8 10 17 19 14 17 11 11 12 11 13 13 16  6  6 10 12 13 13 16 16
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX GD


DATE          WED 05/04/16 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16 SAT 05/07/16
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       50      70      44      70      47      73      52      75
TEMP          54 50 66 67 49 44 65 67 52 47 68 70 56 52 70 73
DEWPT         44 43 43 41 41 39 40 41 41 41 45 47 48 48 51 53
RH            69 77 43 39 74 82 40 39 66 79 43 44 74 86 51 49
PWIND DIR           W       N       N       N       E      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR            5       0       0       0       5       5      10      10

$$


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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