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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
453 AM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

KSZ058-302230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
453 AM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

DATE             SUN 08/30/15            MON 08/31/15            TUE 09/01/15
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                      82          65          89          68          90
TEMP             64 70 78 82 80 72 69 67 66 77 85 89 85 75 72 70 68 80 88 90 86
DEWPT            63 67 67 68 68 67 67 66 65 67 68 65 67 66 65 66 65 65 66 64 66
MIN/MAX RH                   62          92          45          90          43
RH               97 90 69 63 67 84 93 97 97 71 57 45 55 74 79 87 90 60 48 42 51
WIND DIR          N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  4  4  6  4  3  3  4  4  8  9 11  6  5  8  6  6 10 11 12  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       77 82 64 50 40 32 24 25 26 16 14  5  9  4 11  8 16 11 16 10 16
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS             F
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 33 56 41<10<10<10<10 11 38 45 20
T WIND DIR        N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD        4  9  9  9 10 11 11 11 11 12 12 13 17
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR


DATE          WED 09/02/15 THU 09/03/15 FRI 09/04/15 SAT 09/05/15
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       68      88      67      89      67      89      67      90
TEMP          72 68 86 83 72 68 86 85 72 68 87 85 72 68 86 84
DEWPT         66 64 65 65 66 64 65 66 65 64 65 65 65 64 65 65
RH            81 87 50 55 81 87 50 53 79 87 48 51 79 87 50 53
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5       5      10      10

$$

KSZ024-302230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
453 AM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

DATE             SUN 08/30/15            MON 08/31/15            TUE 09/01/15
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                      83          66          88          68          90
TEMP             62 70 78 82 81 72 69 68 67 77 85 88 85 75 72 70 69 78 87 90 86
DEWPT            61 65 67 67 67 67 66 65 65 68 69 66 67 66 65 65 65 66 67 66 67
MIN/MAX RH                   60          93          48          88          45
RH               97 84 69 61 63 84 90 90 93 74 59 48 55 74 79 84 87 67 52 45 53
WIND DIR          N  E SE  E SE  E SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  4  5  6  5  5  5  4  4  6  9 10  6  6  8  5  5  9 11 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       62 67 48 39 30 29 28 30 33 28 21 13  7 13  9  5 11 10 14 13 22
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS             F
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 18 39 51 35<10<10<10<10<10 36 39 24
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD        5 10  9  8 10 10 10  9 10 13 14 14 17
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          WED 09/02/15 THU 09/03/15 FRI 09/04/15 SAT 09/05/15
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       70      89      69      90      69      89      68      89
TEMP          74 70 86 85 74 70 87 86 74 69 87 86 73 69 85 84
DEWPT         65 64 66 65 65 64 66 66 64 64 65 65 64 64 66 65
RH            74 81 51 51 74 81 50 51 71 84 48 50 73 84 53 53
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      10       5      10      10      10      10      10

$$

KSZ012-302230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
453 AM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

DATE             SUN 08/30/15            MON 08/31/15            TUE 09/01/15
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                      83          66          88          67          90
TEMP             60 69 78 83 80 72 69 67 66 76 85 88 84 74 71 69 68 78 87 90 86
DEWPT            59 65 67 68 68 66 66 65 64 67 69 68 68 67 66 66 64 65 67 67 67
MIN/MAX RH                   61          92          51          89          47
RH               96 87 69 61 67 81 90 93 93 74 59 52 59 79 84 90 87 64 52 47 53
WIND DIR          N  E SE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          2  3  5  6  5  4  5  4  4  6  9 10  6  5  6  5  5  9 11 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       58 66 44 31 28 28 29 29 30 27 22 18 10  3 10  5 13 12 14 13 27
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS             F
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 38 53 12<10<10<10<10 10 37 41 26
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        3  5  8  8 10 10 10  9 10 13 16 16 17
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          WED 09/02/15 THU 09/03/15 FRI 09/04/15 SAT 09/05/15
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       69      89      69      90      68      89      68      89
TEMP          74 70 86 85 73 69 87 85 73 69 87 85 72 68 86 85
DEWPT         65 64 66 66 65 64 66 67 65 63 65 66 64 63 65 66
RH            74 81 51 53 76 84 50 55 76 81 48 53 76 84 50 53
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5      10      10      10      10      10      10

$$

KSZ012-302230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
453 AM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

DATE             SUN 08/30/15            MON 08/31/15            TUE 09/01/15
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                      82          65          87          67          89
TEMP             60 68 78 82 79 71 68 66 66 76 84 87 84 74 71 69 68 78 86 89 85
DEWPT            59 65 68 69 69 67 66 64 64 68 70 70 69 68 66 66 65 66 69 69 69
MIN/MAX RH                   64          93          56          93          51
RH               96 90 71 65 72 87 93 93 93 76 63 57 61 82 84 90 90 67 57 52 59
WIND DIR         NW  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          1  3  5  6  5  4  5  4  4  5  9  9  6  5  6  5  5  8 11 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       52 67 43 30 25 27 29 29 29 24 24 20 12 12  8  7 17 10 14 10 29
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS             F
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 37 51<10<10<10<10<10 11 40 40<10
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD        5  5  9  8  8  9 10  8  9 13 16 16 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE          WED 09/02/15 THU 09/03/15 FRI 09/04/15 SAT 09/05/15
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       69      88      68      89      68      89      67      88
TEMP          73 69 86 83 72 69 86 85 72 68 86 85 72 68 86 84
DEWPT         66 65 67 67 65 64 67 68 65 64 66 67 65 64 66 67
RH            79 87 53 59 79 84 53 57 79 87 51 55 79 87 51 57
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5      10      10      10      10      10      10

$$


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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