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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
343 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

KSZ058-182215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
343 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

DATE             FRI 04/18/14            SAT 04/19/14            SUN 04/20/14
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          48          76          56          76
TEMP          34 34 49 63 68 66 55 51 48 49 62 71 76 73 63 60 58 57 66 73 76 73
DEWPT         33 32 39 42 43 43 44 45 44 44 49 50 51 51 53 52 52 53 57 58 59 60
MIN/MAX RH                   40          87          42          86          57
RH            96 92 68 46 40 43 66 80 86 83 62 47 42 46 70 75 80 86 73 59 56 64
WIND DIR       E SE SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       1  2  5  9 11 11  8  8  8 10 18 21 21 16 11 11 10 10 14 17 19 13
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    23 17 12 15 12 12 11 13 13 12 34 42 38 40 59 53 58 68 66 64 82 81
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          10          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                                                       SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                            SC SC SC SC SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3
HAINES         4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 13 45 53 38<10<10<10<10 28 42 45 40<10<10<10<10 11 56 65 14
T WIND DIR     E SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     2  4  8 10 13 18 16 17 14 17 28 27 28 27 18 17 16 16 23 20 29 21
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX FR
FROST          Y  Y


DATE          MON 04/21/14  TUE 04/22/14  WED 04/23/14  THU 04/24/14
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     57    72      50    74      54    79      61    77
TEMP          60 57 69 69   54 50 71 70   58 55 76 75   64 61 73 74
DEWPT         59 55 57 55   49 46 49 49   48 48 56 57   58 57 54 51
RH            96 93 66 61   83 86 46 47   69 77 50 54   81 87 51 44
PWIND DIR         S    NW       N     E      SE     S       S    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1   SC FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50    40      10     5      10    20      20    30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC                       IS IS   IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC                       IS IS   IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ024-182215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
343 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

DATE             FRI 04/18/14            SAT 04/19/14            SUN 04/20/14
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                      67          49          76          57          76
TEMP          37 35 48 61 66 65 55 53 50 50 63 72 76 73 64 60 58 57 66 73 76 73
DEWPT         33 31 37 40 42 43 43 44 44 44 49 52 52 52 50 51 52 52 57 60 61 60
MIN/MAX RH                   41          79          44          84          60
RH            85 85 65 46 42 45 64 71 80 80 60 49 43 48 60 72 80 83 73 64 60 64
WIND DIR       S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       2  2  6 10 13 12 10  9  9  9 18 21 21 17 10 10  9  9 12 13 16 12
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    22 19 13 17 13 13 11 14 14 11 30 40 44 40 54 60 66 74 75 75 77 85
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                      IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  3  3
HAINES         5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 14 40 51<10<10<10<10<10 25 40 44 39<10<10<10<10<10 14 58<10
T WIND DIR     S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     4  4 10 11 18 20 19 17 17 17 31 29 29 29 16 19 16 14 21 20 24 23
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR EX PR
FROST          Y  Y


DATE          MON 04/21/14  TUE 04/22/14  WED 04/23/14  THU 04/24/14
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     57    71      48    73      53    79      61    76
TEMP          61 57 69 69   54 49 68 70   58 54 75 76   64 61 73 73
DEWPT         58 55 56 52   46 43 47 48   47 47 55 55   58 57 53 48
RH            90 93 63 55   74 80 47 45   67 77 50 48   81 87 49 41
PWIND DIR         S    NW       N     E      SE     S       S    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 SC   SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         50    40       5     5      20    20      30    40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC IS                 IS IS IS IS   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC                    IS IS IS IS   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-182215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
343 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

DATE             FRI 04/18/14            SAT 04/19/14            SUN 04/20/14
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                      68          49          76          56          75
TEMP          36 34 48 61 67 65 54 52 49 50 64 73 76 73 64 60 57 57 66 73 75 73
DEWPT         31 31 37 40 41 42 43 44 44 44 49 52 52 52 51 50 51 52 58 60 62 60
MIN/MAX RH                   39          81          43          85          63
RH            82 89 65 46 39 43 66 74 83 80 58 48 43 48 63 69 80 83 75 64 64 64
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       3  3  8 10 13 13 11 10 10 10 18 23 23 18 11 11  9  9 12 13 13 12
WIND GUST                       23
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    18 21 14 19 12 13 11 15 15 10 34 37 49 43 56 64 72 76 76 77 79 87
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          30          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                                                 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                      SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES         5  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 15 37 50 17<10<10<10<10 17 39 45 39<10<10<10<10<10 14 22<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S
T WIND SPD     6  5 11 12 18 21 20 18 18 17 28 31 29 29 17 18 14 13 21 19 21 19
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR GD PR
FROST          Y  Y


DATE          MON 04/21/14  TUE 04/22/14  WED 04/23/14  THU 04/24/14
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     57    71      48    72      53    78      60    75
TEMP          62 57 69 69   53 48 68 69   57 53 74 75   64 60 73 72
DEWPT         58 55 55 51   45 43 47 48   47 47 55 55   58 57 54 49
RH            87 93 61 53   74 83 47 47   69 80 51 50   81 90 51 44
PWIND DIR         S    NW       N     E      SE     S       S    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 SC   SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         50    40       5     5      20    20      30    40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC IS                 IS IS IS IS   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC                    IS IS IS IS   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-182215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
343 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

DATE             FRI 04/18/14            SAT 04/19/14            SUN 04/20/14
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                      68          49          76          56          76
TEMP          35 34 47 61 67 65 55 52 50 50 64 73 76 73 64 60 57 56 66 73 76 73
DEWPT         30 30 37 39 41 42 43 44 43 44 48 51 52 51 51 50 51 52 57 59 62 60
MIN/MAX RH                   39          79          42          85          61
RH            82 85 68 44 39 43 64 74 77 80 56 46 43 46 63 69 80 86 73 62 62 64
WIND DIR       S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       2  3  8 11 13 13 11 10 10 10 18 21 21 18 11 11  9  8 12 13 12 11
WIND GUST                       23 21
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    18 21 15 18 12 13 11 15 15 10 28 37 53 45 57 66 74 74 75 77 84 85
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          30          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02        0.06
RAIN SHWRS                                                 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                      SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES         5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 17 36 50 40<10<10<10<10 17 41 46 26<10<10<10<10<10 14 19<10
T WIND DIR     S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S
T WIND SPD     4  6 11 12 18 23 23 19 20 20 28 31 29 29 21 20 17 14 18 19 20 18
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR GD PR
FROST          Y  Y


DATE          MON 04/21/14  TUE 04/22/14  WED 04/23/14  THU 04/24/14
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     57    71      47    72      52    78      60    75
TEMP          62 58 69 68   53 48 68 69   57 53 74 74   65 60 72 72
DEWPT         58 55 54 51   46 43 46 47   47 46 54 55   58 57 54 49
RH            87 90 59 54   77 83 45 45   69 77 50 51   78 90 53 44
PWIND DIR         S     N       N     E      SE     S       S    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 SC   FW FW FW FW   SC B1 B1 SC   SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         50    40       5     5      20    20      30    40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC IS                 IS IS IS IS   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC                    IS IS IS IS   SC SC 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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