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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
400 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

KSZ058-162215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
400 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

DATE             TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14            THU 09/18/14
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          61          81          63          81
TEMP          52 49 58 68 73 71 65 63 62 62 70 79 81 77 68 65 64 63 71 78 81 79
DEWPT         50 49 52 54 55 58 58 59 60 60 65 66 66 66 66 65 64 63 65 67 68 66
MIN/MAX RH                   55          96          61         100          63
RH            93100 80 61 53 63 78 87 93 93 84 64 60 69 93100100100 81 69 65 64
WIND DIR      NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD       3  4  6  5  6  5  6  6  6  5  5  6  8  6  8  6  6  6 10 11 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC SC FW SC FW SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    27 44 15 29 24 41 56 77 81 68 53 53 51 56 67 79 81 79 64 57 48 36
POP 12HR                     10          30          30          40          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.06        0.04        0.21        0.05
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                              SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  5  5  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 28 34<10<10<10<10<10<10 28 31 11<10<10<10<10 12 19 22 19
T WIND DIR    NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  E SE
T WIND SPD     8 10 11  6  6  9  9 10 11 11 10  2 11 14 14 13 12 12 17 18 19 23
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 09/19/14  SAT 09/20/14  SUN 09/21/14  MON 09/22/14
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     67    84      68    79      61    79      55    76
TEMP          69 67 82 80   71 68 77 74   65 61 76 73   60 56 73 73
DEWPT         65 65 68 66   65 65 69 67   65 60 59 57   52 50 53 53
RH            87 93 63 62   81 90 76 79  100 97 56 57   75 80 49 49
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S    SW      NW     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC B1 OV B2   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10    10      30    70      30    10      10     5
RAIN                         C  C  L  L    C  C
TSTMS                       IS IS IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-162215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
400 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

DATE             TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14            THU 09/18/14
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                      70          60          77          60          78
TEMP          48 47 57 66 70 68 62 61 60 60 67 74 77 74 64 62 61 60 66 75 78 75
DEWPT         47 45 49 49 51 53 55 56 57 57 60 62 63 62 62 61 59 60 62 62 64 63
MIN/MAX RH                   51          91          62         100          62
RH            96 93 75 54 51 59 78 84 90 90 78 66 62 66 93 97 93100 87 64 62 66
WIND DIR      NE NE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD       2  3  6  6  6  5  5  6  5  5  6  5  8  6  6  6  6  6 10 11 11 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)     1  3  3 13 18 34 56 78 78 71 59 52 49 49 58 67 72 77 74 58 52 42
POP 12HR                      5          20          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.04        0.11        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  1  1
HAINES         4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  6  6  6  6  6  6  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 16 26 26 20<10<10<10<10<10 16 24<10<10<10<10<10 11 21 28 23
T WIND DIR    NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE
T WIND SPD     8  9 11  8  8 11 10 11 10 10 10 11 12 12 12 12 11 12 19 19 20 24
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 09/19/14  SAT 09/20/14  SUN 09/21/14  MON 09/22/14
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     66    84      68    79      59    78      55    75
TEMP          68 66 82 81   71 68 77 75   64 59 75 73   60 55 72 71
DEWPT         64 64 69 67   64 65 68 66   62 57 58 55   50 49 52 52
RH            87 93 65 63   79 90 74 74   93 93 55 53   69 80 49 51
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S    SW      NW     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 SC SC   SC B2 OV B2   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10    10      30    60      20     5      10    10
RAIN                         C  C  L  L    S  S
TSTMS                       IS IS IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-162215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
400 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

DATE             TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14            THU 09/18/14
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                      70          58          76          58          77
TEMP          47 46 57 66 70 68 62 60 59 59 66 73 76 72 64 60 59 58 64 74 77 74
DEWPT         45 45 50 49 51 53 53 55 56 56 60 63 63 62 61 60 58 58 62 63 64 63
MIN/MAX RH                   52          92          64         100          64
RH            93 96 77 54 51 59 72 84 90 90 81 71 64 71 90100 96100 93 69 64 69
WIND DIR      NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD       2  2  5  5  6  5  5  6  5  5  5  5  6  5  5  5  5  5  9 11 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)     0  0  2 11 15 30 59 78 80 74 60 52 49 49 52 56 66 72 69 55 50 41
POP 12HR                      5          30          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.04        0.06        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                         IS SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                              IS SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  6  6  5  5  6  6  6  6  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 17 27 28 22<10<10<10<10<10 21 25<10<10<10<10<10 12 22 28 23
T WIND DIR    NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE
T WIND SPD     4  6 11  8  8 10  9  9  8  9 10  9 10 12  9 10 10 10 17 18 20 24
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 09/19/14  SAT 09/20/14  SUN 09/21/14  MON 09/22/14
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     65    84      68    79      58    78      54    75
TEMP          67 65 81 80   72 68 77 74   63 59 75 73   59 54 72 71
DEWPT         64 64 69 67   64 64 68 65   61 56 57 55   49 48 52 52
RH            90 97 67 65   76 87 74 74   93 90 54 53   69 80 49 51
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S    SW      NW     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 OV B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10    10      30    60      10     5      10    10
RAIN                         C  C  L  L
TSTMS                       IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-162215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
400 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

DATE             TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14            THU 09/18/14
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                      69          56          75          56          76
TEMP          45 44 56 65 69 67 60 58 57 56 63 72 75 70 62 59 58 57 63 73 76 73
DEWPT         43 42 50 51 52 54 53 53 54 54 58 62 63 62 60 58 56 57 60 62 63 63
MIN/MAX RH                   55          93          66         100          66
RH            93 93 80 60 55 63 78 83 90 93 84 71 66 76 93 96 93100 90 68 64 71
WIND DIR      NE  E SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD       1  2  5  5  6  5  5  5  5  5  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  6 10 11 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)     0  0  2 10 13 28 53 78 80 79 59 53 47 49 50 51 64 67 61 52 50 39
POP 12HR                      5          30          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04        0.02        0.03        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                         IS SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                              IS SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 17 29 30<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 27<10<10<10<10<10 13 22 27 23
T WIND DIR    NE  E SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE
T WIND SPD     2  4 10  9  8 10 13 12 10  9 10  9  8 10 12 13 13 12 19 19 20 23
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 09/19/14  SAT 09/20/14  SUN 09/21/14  MON 09/22/14
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     63    84      68    79      58    78      53    74
TEMP          66 64 81 80   71 68 77 74   63 58 75 73   58 53 71 71
DEWPT         62 63 69 67   65 64 68 65   61 55 56 55   49 48 52 52
RH            87 97 67 65   81 87 74 74   93 90 52 53   72 83 51 51
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S    SW      NW     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 SC   SC B1 OV B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10    10      30    60      10     5       5     5
RAIN                         C  C  L  L
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS         IS IS 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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