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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
431 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

KSZ058-052245-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
431 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

DATE             THU 05/05/16            FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16
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          50          82          58          83
TEMP             44 65 73 76 73 61 55 52 52 68 79 82 79 68 63 59 60 74 81 83 80
DEWPT            42 45 43 44 48 48 47 45 46 49 52 53 54 54 54 53 53 55 57 58 58
MIN/MAX RH                   32          83          37          83          42
RH               93 48 34 32 41 62 74 77 80 51 39 37 42 61 72 80 78 51 44 43 47
WIND DIR         NW NW  N  N NE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD          4  6  6  6  4  4  3  4  4  9 12 14 11 10 11 10 10 13 16 16 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  6 10 11 11 17 23 19 16 34 47
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   SC
TSTMS                                                                        SC
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  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 33 48 51 39<10<10<10<10 11 41 43 29<10<10<10<10 12 24 34 17
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N  N SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD        8 10 10  8  4  5  5  8  9 14 14 17 21 18 21 19 19 24 31 29 27
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16
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       59      76      61      75      58      77      56      74
TEMP          65 60 74 73 64 61 73 72 62 59 75 74 60 57 71 71
DEWPT         56 57 60 61 58 59 60 59 56 55 56 56 54 54 56 56
RH            73 90 62 66 81 93 64 64 81 87 52 53 81 90 59 59
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       W      NE      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR           30      50      60      50      30      20      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ024-052245-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
431 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

DATE             THU 05/05/16            FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16
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          51          83          59          83
TEMP             47 64 72 75 73 62 56 53 52 68 79 83 79 69 64 61 60 72 79 83 80
DEWPT            40 44 42 43 46 48 46 45 45 48 51 52 53 54 54 54 54 56 57 57 58
MIN/MAX RH                   32          82          34          83          41
RH               76 48 34 32 38 60 69 74 77 49 38 34 41 59 70 78 81 57 47 41 47
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  E SE SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  E
WIND SPD          5  6  5  5  3  3  2  2  4  9 12 14 11 10  9  8  8 10 11  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  7 10 12 13 26 39 35 31 47 65
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                             IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                                  IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 20 46 46 38<10<10<10<10<10 39 45 30<10<10<10<10<10 26 56<10
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N NE SE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  E
T WIND SPD       10 10  8  5  3  5  5  5  9 13 16 19 25 19 18 16 16 21 23 18 16
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR


DATE          SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16
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      75      59      74      58      75      56      72
TEMP          62 59 72 73 62 60 71 73 62 59 72 73 60 57 70 70
DEWPT         57 56 58 59 58 58 59 57 56 56 56 54 54 53 55 53
RH            84 90 61 62 87 93 66 57 81 90 57 51 81 86 59 55
PWIND DIR           E      SE       S       S       S       W       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           50      50      60      50      40      30      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ012-052245-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
431 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

DATE             THU 05/05/16            FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16
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          50          83          60          82
TEMP             45 63 72 75 73 62 55 52 52 67 79 83 80 70 65 62 61 73 80 82 78
DEWPT            40 45 43 44 46 47 46 45 45 48 51 52 53 54 54 54 55 57 58 58 59
MIN/MAX RH                   33          83          34          84          44
RH               82 52 35 33 38 58 72 77 77 50 38 34 39 57 68 75 81 57 47 44 52
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  E  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  N NE
WIND SPD          4  4  5  4  2  3  3  3  4  9 12 13 10  9  9  8  8  9  9  6 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  6 10 12 12 31 49 44 39 54 65
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                                                             IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                                  IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3
HAINES            4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 12 47 47 39<10<10<10<10 10 41 46 33<10<10<10<10 12 28 60<10
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N NE SE  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W NE
T WIND SPD        8  6  9  4  2  5  6  6  8 14 16 19 24 18 18 16 16 19 18  8 19
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE          SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16
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      74      59      74      58      75      56      72
TEMP          61 58 72 72 62 60 71 72 62 59 72 73 60 57 70 70
DEWPT         56 55 58 58 57 57 59 58 56 55 57 55 54 53 54 53
RH            84 90 61 61 84 90 66 61 81 87 59 53 81 86 57 55
PWIND DIR           E      SE       S       S       S       W      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B2 B1
POP 12HR           50      50      60      50      40      30      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ012-052245-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
431 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

DATE             THU 05/05/16            FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16
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                      75          51          83          60          80
TEMP             44 60 70 75 73 62 56 53 53 68 80 83 80 70 65 62 61 72 79 80 77
DEWPT            40 45 43 42 45 45 46 45 45 49 52 53 53 54 54 54 54 56 58 59 57
MIN/MAX RH                   31          79          35          82          48
RH               86 58 38 31 37 54 69 74 74 51 38 36 39 57 68 75 78 57 49 49 50
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N SE  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NE NE
WIND SPD          4  3  4  3  2  4  3  3  5 10 12 13 10  9  9  9  9  8  8  9 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  1  6 10 15 20 36 51 49 46 53 64
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                                                             SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                                  SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3
HAINES            4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 44 45 35<10<10<10<10<10 41 45 30<10<10<10<10 13 33 59 29
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N NE  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  N NE
T WIND SPD       10  3  5  3  1  8  9 10 12 14 16 19 20 14 14 16 16 14 16  3 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD FR GD


DATE          SUN 05/08/16 MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16
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      73      59      74      58      74      56      72
TEMP          60 58 71 71 62 60 71 72 62 59 71 72 60 57 70 70
DEWPT         55 53 58 57 56 57 60 59 56 56 57 55 55 52 54 52
RH            84 83 63 61 81 90 68 64 81 90 61 55 84 83 57 53
PWIND DIR           E      SE      SE       S       S       W      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           50      40      60      50      40      30      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS 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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