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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
410 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

KSZ058-212215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
410 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

DATE             SUN 09/21/14            MON 09/22/14            TUE 09/23/14
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                      78          50          74          55          75
TEMP             59 68 74 76 69 59 56 52 51 61 70 74 70 62 59 57 55 64 72 75 71
DEWPT            56 53 48 45 49 50 50 49 48 52 51 52 52 52 51 50 50 53 54 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   34          91          45          83          49
RH               90 59 40 33 49 72 80 89 89 72 51 46 53 70 75 77 83 67 53 50 55
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD          6  9 13 13  8  5  5  4  4  5  5  6  5  5  5  5  6 10 13 14 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)        4  3 16 12  6  3 11  6  8 14 17 24 30 38 45 47 49 52 55 56 57
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                            IS IS IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2
HAINES            5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 11 44 53<10<10<10<10<10 20 41 45 29<10<10<10<10<10 38 37 30
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       13 18 20 18 14 13 11 10  9 10  5  5  9 11 11 11 12 16 19 20 20
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX GD


DATE          WED 09/24/14  THU 09/25/14  FRI 09/26/14  SAT 09/27/14
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    75      58    79      58    80      58    80
TEMP          60 56 72 72   62 58 75 75   62 58 76 76   63 58 76 79
DEWPT         51 50 53 55   53 53 58 57   55 53 59 58   56 54 59 58
RH            72 80 51 55   72 83 55 54   78 83 56 54   78 86 56 49
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SE    SE      SE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         40    30      30    20      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ024-212215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
410 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

DATE             SUN 09/21/14            MON 09/22/14            TUE 09/23/14
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                      75          49          72          54          74
TEMP             56 66 73 73 67 58 55 52 50 59 69 72 69 61 58 56 54 62 71 74 71
DEWPT            52 52 46 48 51 52 49 48 47 51 51 51 52 52 51 50 50 52 54 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   38          95          47          87          51
RH               86 61 38 41 56 80 80 86 89 75 53 48 55 72 77 80 86 70 55 51 55
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD          5 10 14 14  6  4  4  4  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  9 13 14 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL FW CL CL FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)        3  2  3  6  3  2  7  5  4  8 11 18 24 38 52 54 56 59 63 66 69
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
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  3  3  3  3
HAINES            5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 52 53<10<10<10<10<10 17 41 45<10<10<10<10<10<10 37 42<10
T WIND DIR        N NW  N  N  N  N  N NE NE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       11 14 24 21 13 12 11 10  9  8  3  5 10 12 14 13 13 14 19 21 19
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE          WED 09/24/14  THU 09/25/14  FRI 09/26/14  SAT 09/27/14
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    74      58    77      59    79      58    80
TEMP          60 56 71 71   61 58 74 73   62 59 76 75   63 58 76 78
DEWPT         52 52 54 55   54 54 59 58   56 53 59 57   57 54 59 57
RH            75 86 55 57   78 86 59 59   81 80 56 54   81 86 56 48
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SE    SE      SE     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50    40      30    30      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-212215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
410 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

DATE             SUN 09/21/14            MON 09/22/14            TUE 09/23/14
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                      75          48          72          53          74
TEMP             55 66 72 72 66 57 54 52 49 58 68 72 68 60 57 55 53 62 70 74 70
DEWPT            52 50 47 49 51 51 49 48 47 52 51 52 52 52 51 50 50 52 54 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   41          97          49          89          51
RH               90 56 41 44 58 80 83 86 93 80 54 49 57 75 80 83 89 70 57 51 57
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD          5 11 16 14  6  4  4  3  3  3  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  9 13 13 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)        3  2  3  4  3  1  8  5  4  5  5 13 20 34 49 52 55 58 61 67 72
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
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  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 52 51<10<10<10<10<10 16 42 46<10<10<10<10<10<10 41 40<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       11 17 25 21 13  9  8  6  6  6  3  5 10 11 12 11 12 14 20 21 19
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE          WED 09/24/14  THU 09/25/14  FRI 09/26/14  SAT 09/27/14
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     55    73      57    76      58    79      58    79
TEMP          59 55 70 70   61 57 73 73   62 58 76 75   62 58 76 78
DEWPT         53 52 54 55   54 54 58 58   56 53 59 57   57 54 59 57
RH            80 90 57 59   78 90 59 59   81 83 56 54   84 86 56 48
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SE    SE      SE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50    40      30    20      20    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS   IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-212215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
410 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

DATE             SUN 09/21/14            MON 09/22/14            TUE 09/23/14
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                      74          48          72          53          74
TEMP             54 65 71 72 66 57 53 50 49 58 68 72 68 60 56 54 53 61 70 74 70
DEWPT            51 50 48 49 51 51 49 47 46 52 51 52 53 52 50 49 49 52 54 54 54
MIN/MAX RH                   44          96          49          89          51
RH               90 58 44 44 58 80 86 89 89 80 54 49 59 75 80 83 86 72 57 50 57
WIND DIR          W NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD          5 10 14 14  6  4  3  3  3  3  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  9 13 13 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)        3  2  3  5  2  2  8  6  2  5  5  9 13 30 47 49 52 54 56 64 72
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                            IS IS IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2
HAINES            3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 52 52<10<10<10<10<10<10 44 48<10<10<10<10<10<10 44 37<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       11 17 26 21 12  8  6  5  5  5  3  4 10 10 10 10 11 14 20 21 21
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE          WED 09/24/14  THU 09/25/14  FRI 09/26/14  SAT 09/27/14
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     55    72      57    76      58    79      58    79
TEMP          59 55 69 69   60 57 73 73   62 58 75 75   62 58 75 78
DEWPT         53 52 54 55   54 54 58 58   55 53 59 57   57 53 59 57
RH            80 90 59 61   81 90 59 59   78 83 58 54   84 83 58 48
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SE    SE      SE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   FW SC FW SC
POP 12HR         50    30      30    30      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC   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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