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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
418 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

KSZ058-312230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
418 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

DATE             TUE 05/31/16            WED 06/01/16            THU 06/02/16
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                      78          61          77          56          78
TEMP             62 69 73 77 76 68 65 62 61 69 74 77 75 65 61 58 56 66 74 78 76
DEWPT            61 64 66 66 66 64 62 61 61 63 60 59 60 58 57 55 54 57 57 57 58
MIN/MAX RH                   68          99          54          92          48
RH               97 84 79 69 71 87 90 97100 81 62 54 60 78 87 90 93 73 55 48 54
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S SW NE  N NW  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD          3  6  5  4  3  2  4  4  4  8  9  9  6  4  4  4  3  6  8  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 75 83 92 94 82 80 82 84 68 54 44 29 33 18 25 17 19 23 20 20
POP 12HR                     60          70          30          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.29        0.17        0.06           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC NM NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            SC SC SC NM NM NM SC SC SC SC
LAL               3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 11 30 39 35<10<10<10<10 25 45 46 24<10<10<10<10 14 44 47<10
T WIND DIR       SE  S SW  W NW NE  N NW NW  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  E NE NE NE
T WIND SPD        4  9  8  4  3  3  9  5  5 10 13 12  9  6  6  6  5 11 10  9  9
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE          FRI 06/03/16 SAT 06/04/16 SUN 06/05/16 MON 06/06/16
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       58      80      60      82      58      78      57      81
TEMP          62 58 76 78 64 60 78 79 63 58 74 76 62 57 76 78
DEWPT         56 55 61 62 61 60 61 60 55 55 56 57 56 54 57 59
RH            81 90 60 58 90100 56 52 75 90 53 52 81 90 52 52
PWIND DIR           E      SE       S      NW      NW       N      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10       5       5       5      10

$$

KSZ024-312230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
418 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

DATE             TUE 05/31/16            WED 06/01/16            THU 06/02/16
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                      76          59          78          56          78
TEMP             62 68 72 75 74 66 63 60 59 67 74 78 75 65 61 58 56 66 74 78 76
DEWPT            60 63 63 64 62 62 61 59 57 58 56 55 56 56 54 53 53 56 55 55 55
MIN/MAX RH                   64          99          46          90          45
RH               93 84 73 69 66 87 93 96 93 73 53 45 52 73 78 83 90 70 51 45 48
WIND DIR          S SE  S  S  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD          2  4  4  1  5  4  4  5  4  8  8  9  6  4  3  4  3  5  5  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 75 84 93 89 73 68 66 59 35 27 22 11  6  6  7  9  7  9 12 10
POP 12HR                     70          50          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.33        0.07           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC NM NM SC SC SC IS
TSTMS            IS SC NM NM SC SC SC IS
LAL               3  3  5  5  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 26 35 28<10<10<10<10 21 38 43 30<10<10<10<10 28 45 52 22
T WIND DIR        S  S  S SW NW  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E NE  E
T WIND SPD        4 10  5  3  3  9  9 11  9 13 11 11 10  8  6  8  6  8  5  5  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR


DATE          FRI 06/03/16 SAT 06/04/16 SUN 06/05/16 MON 06/06/16
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      81      61      81      59      78      58      81
TEMP          62 57 76 79 65 61 77 79 64 59 74 76 62 58 77 79
DEWPT         55 54 59 61 60 59 59 57 54 54 54 55 54 53 56 58
RH            78 90 56 54 84 93 54 47 70 83 50 48 75 83 48 49
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S      NW      NW       N      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5       5      20      10      10      10       5      10
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS
TSTMS                     IS IS

$$

KSZ012-312230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
418 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

DATE             TUE 05/31/16            WED 06/01/16            THU 06/02/16
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                      76          58          78          55          79
TEMP             63 69 72 75 74 66 62 59 58 67 74 78 75 65 60 57 55 66 74 79 77
DEWPT            60 63 63 63 62 62 61 58 57 57 56 55 55 55 53 52 53 56 55 55 56
MIN/MAX RH                   62          97          45          92          44
RH               90 81 73 66 66 87 97 96 96 70 53 45 50 70 78 83 93 70 51 44 48
WIND DIR          S  S  S  W  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SE SE  E  E
WIND SPD          4  4  4  2  6  3  4  5  4  8  8  8  6  3  3  2  2  4  5  4  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 70 86 95 91 71 62 52 54 27 18 20 10  4  5 10  9 11 10 13 10
POP 12HR                     60          50          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.28        0.03           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            IS SC NM NM SC SC IS IS
LAL               3  3  4  4  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 12 32 39 28<10<10<10<10 18 31 46 30<10<10<10<10 31 47 61<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S SW NW  N NW NW NW  N  N NW  N  N  N NW  N  E  E NE  E
T WIND SPD        8  9  6  4  3  5  8 10  8 13 10 12 11  4  5  4  3  5  4  4  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR


DATE          FRI 06/03/16 SAT 06/04/16 SUN 06/05/16 MON 06/06/16
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      81      61      81      58      78      58      81
TEMP          62 57 76 79 65 61 77 78 63 58 74 76 62 58 77 79
DEWPT         55 55 59 61 61 60 58 57 55 54 55 55 55 54 57 59
RH            78 93 56 54 87 97 52 48 75 86 51 48 78 86 50 50
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW      NW      NW       N      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5       5      20      10       5      10       5      10
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS
TSTMS                     IS IS

$$

KSZ012-312230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
418 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

DATE             TUE 05/31/16            WED 06/01/16            THU 06/02/16
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                      77          59          78          55          79
TEMP             63 70 72 76 75 67 63 60 59 68 74 78 75 65 60 57 55 66 74 79 77
DEWPT            61 63 64 63 62 62 60 58 57 57 55 54 55 54 54 52 53 56 55 55 56
MIN/MAX RH                   62          94          44          93          45
RH               93 78 76 64 64 84 90 93 93 68 51 43 50 68 81 83 93 70 51 44 48
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW  N NW NW NW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD          4  5  3  2  4  1  3  4  4  8  8  9  6  4  3  3  3  4  5  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B1 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 67 87 97 95 74 59 53 53 25 22 13  4  3  2  7  6  8  9 14 10
POP 12HR                     70          50          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.28        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC NM NM SC IS
TSTMS            IS SC NM NM SC IS
LAL               3  3  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 16 42 40 30<10<10<10<10 13 24 50 11<10<10<10<10 30 50 66 43
T WIND DIR        S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW  N NW NE NE  N NE
T WIND SPD        8 10  8  4  4  2  5  6  6 12 11 13 11  8  8  5  5  5  3  5  2
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD PR


DATE          FRI 06/03/16 SAT 06/04/16 SUN 06/05/16 MON 06/06/16
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       58      81      61      81      59      78      58      81
TEMP          63 58 77 79 65 61 77 78 64 59 74 76 62 58 77 79
DEWPT         55 55 59 61 61 59 58 57 55 54 55 55 55 54 57 58
RH            75 90 54 54 87 93 52 48 73 83 51 48 78 86 50 49
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW      NW      NW      NW      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW SC FW SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5       5      20      10      10       5      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS
TSTMS                     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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