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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
415 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

KSZ058-122215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
415 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

DATE             FRI 02/12/16            SAT 02/13/16            SUN 02/14/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      39          13          31          28          49
TEMP             26 29 36 39 34 24 20 16 14 17 27 31 30 29 29 28 28 32 44 49 46
DEWPT            23 26 24 22 17 14 10  7  4  2  0  1  4  7 11 16 21 26 30 31 30
MIN/MAX RH                   46          68          26          87          49
RH               88 88 61 50 49 65 64 67 64 51 30 27 32 39 46 60 75 78 57 50 53
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SW  W  W
WIND SPD          5 14 16 17 10 10 10  9  9  8  9 13 11 10 10 11 12 12 11  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       67 55 42 39 35 59 51 61 71 70 68 61 54 62 70 80 90 73 56 55 54
POP 12HR                      0           5           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
FRZG DRZL                                                         S  S
SLEET                                                             S  S
SNOW                                                              S  S
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  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 11 23 29 24 15 17 18 15 14 20 21 18 11<10<10<10<10 18 24<10
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  W  W  W
T WIND SPD       12 24 21 20 19 20 18 14 13 13 14 19 23 16 17 17 16 16 13 11 10
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD FR FR FR FR FR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       32    55      34    58      33    57      39    64
TEMP          36   32 49 51 39   34 52 53 39   34 51 54 44   39 58 61
DEWPT         29   29 32 30 30   32 32 32 31   28 32 33 36   36 42 42
RH            75   88 52 44 70   92 46 44 73   78 48 45 73   89 55 49
PWIND DIR           W     W       W    NW       N     S       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC FW SC   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
POP 12HR           10    10       5     5       5     0       5     5

$$

KSZ024-122215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
415 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

DATE             FRI 02/12/16            SAT 02/13/16            SUN 02/14/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      34           9          27          25          47
TEMP             27 28 32 34 29 20 15 12 10 13 23 27 27 26 26 25 25 29 42 47 44
DEWPT            23 23 19 16 12  9  5  3  0 -2 -3 -3  0  2  5 11 17 23 28 29 29
MIN/MAX RH                   44          66          27          84          48
RH               85 81 58 47 48 62 64 66 63 50 31 26 30 35 40 55 71 78 57 49 55
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SW  W  W  W
WIND SPD          9 14 17 16 11  9  8  8  6  6  9 13 11 10 10  9  9 10 11  9  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       95 73 49 39 35 55 64 85 87 88 88 83 78 75 71 75 78 64 49 50 52
POP 12HR                      0           5           5          10          10
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            2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 12 24 28 25 19 20 19 15 14 18 21 18 18 10<10<10<10 14 16<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SW  W  W  W
T WIND SPD       16 23 23 21 20 17 13 11 11 11 13 19 21 18 18 16 12 16 17 14 10
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD FR FR FR FR FR FR GD GD FR FR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       32    53      33    55      31    54      36    62
TEMP          36   32 48 49 38   33 50 50 37   31 48 51 41   36 56 59
DEWPT         28   27 32 31 30   31 33 30 29   26 31 30 34   32 41 41
RH            72   81 54 50 73   92 52 46 72   81 51 44 76   85 57 51
PWIND DIR           W     W       W    NW       N     S       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10     5       5     5       5     0       5     5

$$

KSZ012-122215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
415 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

DATE             FRI 02/12/16            SAT 02/13/16            SUN 02/14/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      32           6          24          23          46
TEMP             26 27 31 32 27 17 13  9  7 10 20 24 24 23 23 23 23 28 40 46 43
DEWPT            21 21 17 15 10  7  3  1 -2 -2 -2 -2  0  2  5 10 16 22 27 29 29
MIN/MAX RH                   45          68          31          87          51
RH               81 78 56 49 48 64 63 69 66 57 37 31 34 39 45 57 74 78 59 51 57
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SW  W  W  W
WIND SPD         10 17 18 17 12  9  8  6  6  8  9 12 11 10 10 10 10 11 11 10  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       95 80 47 39 29 48 62 87 89 90 90 89 88 82 75 77 78 63 49 50 51
POP 12HR                      0           5           5          10          10
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            2  2  2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 13 25 29 26 20 20 15 14 14 17 21 18 18 12<10<10<10 15 16<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SW  W  W  W
T WIND SPD       19 25 25 23 20 17 13 10 10 11 12 18 21 18 17 16 13 16 17 16 10
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD FR FR FR PR FR FR GD GD FR FR FR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       30    51      32    53      29    51      35    61
TEMP          34   30 46 47 37   32 48 48 35   29 46 48 39   35 55 58
DEWPT         27   26 32 32 30   31 33 31 28   25 30 31 33   32 42 42
RH            75   85 58 56 75   96 56 51 75   85 53 51 79   89 61 55
PWIND DIR           W     W       W    NW       N     S       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10     5       5     5      10     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-122215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
415 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

DATE             FRI 02/12/16            SAT 02/13/16            SUN 02/14/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      30           4          23          21          45
TEMP             26 27 29 30 25 15 11  7  5  8 18 23 23 22 22 21 21 26 39 45 42
DEWPT            20 19 16 13  9  5  1 -2 -3 -2 -1 -1  2  4  6 10 15 22 27 29 29
MIN/MAX RH                   44          75          35          92          53
RH               78 71 58 49 50 64 63 66 69 63 42 34 39 45 49 62 77 85 62 53 60
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SW SW  W  W
WIND SPD         10 14 17 16 12  9  8  5  6  8  9 12 12 11 11 10 11 11 11 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       95 82 44 37 27 47 56 84 89 90 90 92 93 86 78 79 79 63 48 50 51
POP 12HR                      0          10          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
FRZG DRZL                                                         S  S
SLEET                                                             S  S
SNOW                                                              S  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 14 26 30 27 21 20 15 14 13 15 20 16 18 13 10<10<10 15 12<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SW  W  W
T WIND SPD       19 24 25 21 19 17 13 10  9 11 12 18 21 20 19 17 16 16 14 13 11
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD GD FR PR PR FR FR GD FR GD FR FR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       29    50      31    51      28    49      34    59
TEMP          33   29 45 46 36   31 46 47 34   28 44 46 38   34 53 56
DEWPT         27   26 32 33 30   31 33 31 27   24 30 31 32   32 41 42
RH            78   88 60 60 79  100 60 53 75   85 57 55 79   92 64 59
PWIND DIR           W     W       W    NW       N     S      SE     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10     5      10     5      10     5       5     5

$$


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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