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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
428 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

KSZ058-232215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
428 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

DATE             THU 10/23/14            FRI 10/24/14            SAT 10/25/14
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                      73          54          83          56          81
TEMP             60 62 68 73 67 61 58 56 55 65 78 83 75 65 62 59 56 65 77 81 73
DEWPT            59 58 59 59 59 58 56 54 54 58 62 61 60 60 59 56 56 56 58 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   62         100          48          98          41
RH               96 87 73 62 75 90 93 93 96 78 58 47 60 84 90 90100 73 52 41 51
WIND DIR          S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S SW SW NW NW  N  E  E  E
WIND SPD          9 10 11  9  6  8  6  6  8 10 12 13  8  8  6  4  3  5  6  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW CL FW FW CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)      100 95 92 58 42 28 44 31 35 33 17  8 12  7  5  8 11  3  3  3  5
POP 12HR                     40           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC
TSTMS            IS
LAL               2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 10 24 33 16<10<10<10<10<10 21 38<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 39<10
T WIND DIR        S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S SW  W NW  N  N NE  E  E
T WIND SPD       16 19 19 13 14 14 12 12 12 17 19 23 13  9  8  6  6  9  9  5 10
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14  TUE 10/28/14  WED 10/29/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP     56    82      62    76      50    64      43    64
TEMP          61 56 77 76   66 62 74 68   55 50 61 57   47 43 60 60
DEWPT         54 54 62 58   56 55 58 55   53 46 43 41   41 38 40 40
RH            78 93 60 54   70 78 57 63   93 86 51 55   79 82 47 47
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     S       W    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0     5       5    20      50    30      20    10
RAIN SHWRS                           IS   SC SC SC SC   IS
TSTMS                                IS   SC SC

$$

KSZ024-232215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
428 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

DATE             THU 10/23/14            FRI 10/24/14            SAT 10/25/14
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                      73          54          83          54          77
TEMP             61 62 69 73 67 61 58 56 55 65 78 83 74 64 60 57 54 63 73 77 70
DEWPT            59 59 60 58 57 56 55 54 54 58 61 61 60 59 57 53 51 52 51 48 48
MIN/MAX RH                   60         100          48          91          36
RH               93 90 73 59 70 84 90 93 96 78 56 47 62 84 90 86 90 67 46 36 45
WIND DIR          S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NW  N NE NE NE  E
WIND SPD          8  6  5  5  3  4  4  5  5  9 11 12  5  5  4  4  5  8  8  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 89 73 52 42 28 38 36 37 32 16  9 14  6  6  8  9  4  5  5  6
POP 12HR                     20           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS
TSTMS            IS
LAL               2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 32 36<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 30<10<10<10<10<10<10 24 36<10
T WIND DIR        S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W NW NW  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       12 11 13 11  6 10 10 10 10 14 19 24 11  9  9  9 12 13 11  6 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14  TUE 10/28/14  WED 10/29/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP     53    81      62    75      49    62      41    62
TEMP          58 53 76 75   66 62 73 67   54 49 60 56   45 41 58 58
DEWPT         49 49 58 58   56 54 55 52   50 43 40 39   38 36 38 39
RH            72 86 54 55   70 75 53 59   86 80 47 53   76 82 47 49
PWIND DIR         E    SE       S    SW      NW    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0     5       5    20      40    20      20     5
RAIN SHWRS                           IS   SC SC IS IS   IS
TSTMS                                IS   SC SC

$$

KSZ012-232215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
428 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

DATE             THU 10/23/14            FRI 10/24/14            SAT 10/25/14
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                      73          54          82          53          76
TEMP             61 62 68 73 67 61 58 56 54 64 78 82 73 63 59 56 53 62 72 76 68
DEWPT            59 59 60 57 56 56 54 53 54 58 62 61 60 58 56 52 50 51 49 46 46
MIN/MAX RH                   57         100          49          90          35
RH               93 90 76 57 68 84 86 90100 81 58 49 64 84 90 86 89 67 44 34 45
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W NW NW  N  N NE NE  E
WIND SPD          8  6  5  5  3  4  5  5  6 10 11 12  6  4  4  4  5  8  6  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 85 66 50 42 30 35 35 38 37 16  8 15  6  7  8 10  4  5  5  6
POP 12HR                     20           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS
TSTMS            IS
LAL               2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 29 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 38<10
T WIND DIR        S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W NW NW  N  N NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       11 10 12 10  6 11 10 11 10 14 19 25 11  6  8  9 11 12 10  8  9
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14  TUE 10/28/14  WED 10/29/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP     51    79      61    75      49    62      41    62
TEMP          56 51 74 74   65 62 72 67   54 49 60 55   45 41 58 58
DEWPT         47 47 57 58   56 54 55 52   49 43 40 38   37 35 38 38
RH            72 86 55 57   73 75 55 59   83 80 47 53   73 79 47 47
PWIND DIR         E    SE       S    SW      NW    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0     5       5    20      40    20      10     5
RAIN SHWRS                           IS   SC SC IS IS   IS
TSTMS                                IS   SC SC

$$

KSZ012-232215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
428 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

DATE             THU 10/23/14            FRI 10/24/14            SAT 10/25/14
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                      73          53          82          51          75
TEMP             60 63 69 73 67 60 57 55 53 64 77 82 72 62 57 55 52 60 71 75 67
DEWPT            58 59 59 56 55 54 54 53 53 58 62 62 60 58 56 52 49 51 48 45 46
MIN/MAX RH                   54         100          51          93          34
RH               93 87 70 55 65 81 90 93100 81 60 51 66 87 96 90 89 72 44 34 47
WIND DIR         SW SW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W NW NW  N  N NE NE NE
WIND SPD          6  5  4  4  3  4  5  6  6 10 12 12  6  4  4  4  5  6  6  5  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 83 61 45 43 31 36 31 37 32 17  9 15  6  7  9 10  5  4  4  6
POP 12HR                     20           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS
TSTMS            IS
LAL               2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 28 41<10<10<10<10<10<10 13 23<10<10<10<10<10<10 20 38<10
T WIND DIR        S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD       11 10 11 10  8 11 11 12 12 16 18 21 10 11 10 12 12 12 10  9 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14  TUE 10/28/14  WED 10/29/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP     49    78      60    74      48    61      39    61
TEMP          54 49 73 72   64 60 72 66   53 48 59 55   44 40 57 57
DEWPT         46 45 55 58   57 54 56 53   49 43 41 38   37 35 37 38
RH            74 86 53 61   78 81 57 63   86 83 51 53   76 82 47 49
PWIND DIR         E    SE       S    SW       W    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0     5       5    20      30    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                           IS   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                                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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