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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
447 AM CDT SAT OCT 1 2016

KSZ058-012230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
447 AM CDT SAT OCT 1 2016

DATE             SAT 10/01/16            SUN 10/02/16            MON 10/03/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      75          52          76          56          79
TEMP             50 62 72 75 68 59 56 53 52 61 72 76 70 63 60 58 56 65 75 79 73
DEWPT            50 56 53 53 53 54 53 51 51 55 56 57 58 56 55 55 54 57 57 58 59
MIN/MAX RH                   46         100          51          96          49
RH              100 81 51 46 59 83 90 93 96 81 57 52 66 78 84 90 93 75 54 49 62
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD          1  2  1  2  3  4  3  3  2  4  5  5  4  5  5  5  4  8 10 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       40 42 37 39 26 23 14 33 49 31 26 21 23 19 24 36 37 35 33 19 25
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
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            5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 46 49<10<10<10<10<10<10 37 39<10<10<10<10<10<10 36 40<10
T WIND DIR        E  E NW  W  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
T WIND SPD        2  2  2  2  4  6  4  4  4  6  8  6  8  9  9  8  6 12 14 18 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE          TUE 10/04/16 WED 10/05/16 THU 10/06/16 FRI 10/07/16
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       60      76      60      75      52      72      48      73
TEMP          64 60 73 71 63 60 72 68 57 52 69 65 53 48 69 66
DEWPT         56 55 59 60 60 59 62 60 55 49 52 50 48 44 46 48
RH            75 84 62 68 90 96 71 76 93 89 55 58 83 86 44 52
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S      NE       N       N      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      40      70      50      30      20      10       5
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ024-012230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
447 AM CDT SAT OCT 1 2016

DATE             SAT 10/01/16            SUN 10/02/16            MON 10/03/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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          51          76          57          79
TEMP             51 61 71 73 68 59 55 54 51 60 72 76 70 64 61 59 57 65 75 79 74
DEWPT            51 55 55 55 54 54 54 52 51 54 55 55 56 55 55 55 54 56 57 58 58
MIN/MAX RH                   53         100          49          90          49
RH              100 81 57 53 61 83 96 93100 81 55 48 61 73 81 87 90 73 54 49 57
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  S SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          2  2  3  4  3  3  1  1  3  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  9 11 12  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       54 51 56 64 39 28 25 24 33 30 25 24 16 15 22 28 42 36 36 23 27
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 43 47 11<10<10<10<10<10 33 37<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 41<10
T WIND DIR        E NE  N  N  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        2  1  3  2  3  6  3  2  4  5  5  6 10 10 10 10 10 16 18 19 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE          TUE 10/04/16 WED 10/05/16 THU 10/06/16 FRI 10/07/16
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       62      75      59      73      50      71      48      72
TEMP          65 62 73 70 62 59 71 66 55 50 67 64 53 48 68 65
DEWPT         56 55 58 59 59 57 59 55 53 46 47 47 45 42 45 46
RH            73 78 59 68 90 93 66 68 93 86 49 54 74 80 43 50
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S      SE       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      40      70      40      30      10      10       5
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-012230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
447 AM CDT SAT OCT 1 2016

DATE             SAT 10/01/16            SUN 10/02/16            MON 10/03/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      71          52          76          57          79
TEMP             50 61 70 71 66 59 56 53 52 61 72 76 70 64 61 59 57 65 75 79 74
DEWPT            50 56 56 56 56 56 54 52 52 56 57 57 56 56 55 55 55 58 58 59 58
MIN/MAX RH                   59         100          52          96          51
RH              100 84 61 59 70 90 93 96100 84 59 52 61 75 81 87 93 78 55 50 57
WIND DIR          N  N NE  N  E  E SE SW SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          1  2  3  2  2  2  1  1  2  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  8 10 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       72 65 68 71 52 34 32 31 30 32 36 36 24 13 18 24 36 32 36 27 25
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS            PF
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  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 40 45<10<10<10<10<10<10 39 41<10<10<10<10<10<10 29 45 18
T WIND DIR       NE  N  N  N  E  E SE  S SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        1  2  4  2  3  4  2  2  4  5  5  4  6  8  6  6  8 12 17 18 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD


DATE          TUE 10/04/16 WED 10/05/16 THU 10/06/16 FRI 10/07/16
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       62      76      59      73      49      71      47      72
TEMP          65 62 74 71 62 59 71 66 54 49 67 64 52 47 68 65
DEWPT         57 56 59 60 59 57 59 55 53 46 47 47 45 42 44 46
RH            75 81 59 68 90 93 66 68 96 89 49 54 77 83 42 50
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       W       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      40      70      40      30      10      10       5
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-012230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
447 AM CDT SAT OCT 1 2016

DATE             SAT 10/01/16            SUN 10/02/16            MON 10/03/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      71          52          75          56          78
TEMP             51 60 69 71 67 59 56 53 52 61 71 75 69 63 60 58 56 64 74 78 73
DEWPT            51 56 56 56 56 56 55 53 52 57 57 57 57 56 56 55 54 58 58 60 59
MIN/MAX RH                   59         100          54          98          53
RH              100 87 63 59 68 90 96100100 87 61 54 66 78 87 90 93 81 57 54 62
WIND DIR         NW  N NE NE NE  E SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          1  2  3  3  3  2  2  0  2  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  8 11 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       82 75 74 73 54 43 37 42 45 50 41 41 24 16 16 23 30 28 37 26 29
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS            PF
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  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 40 41<10<10<10<10<10<10 41 45<10<10<10<10<10<10 30 42<10
T WIND DIR        W  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        1  3  4  3  4  4  4  2  4  5  4  3  8 10 11 11 12 13 17 17 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE          TUE 10/04/16 WED 10/05/16 THU 10/06/16 FRI 10/07/16
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       61      76      58      72      49      70      46      71
TEMP          64 61 73 70 62 58 70 65 54 49 66 63 51 46 67 64
DEWPT         57 56 59 61 60 57 59 56 53 46 48 48 45 41 44 46
RH            78 84 62 73 93 96 68 73 96 89 52 58 80 83 43 52
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S      NW       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      40      70      40      30      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               SC SC NM NM 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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