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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
456 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

KSZ058-012230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
456 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

DATE             WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14            FRI 10/03/14
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                      82          65          74          50          64
TEMP             66 71 78 82 78 70 67 66 66 74 74 73 69 62 58 54 50 55 61 63 57
DEWPT            64 65 66 67 67 67 65 65 64 65 64 61 57 54 51 47 43 38 34 33 32
MIN/MAX RH                   59          98          64          79          31
RH               93 81 67 61 69 90 93 97 93 74 71 66 66 75 77 77 77 53 36 32 38
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         11 13 13 12  8  9  9  9  9 11 12 13 13 11  9 12 16 19 20 18 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       94 78 66 70 73 66 67 72 88 86 83 73 61 37 12 20 26 19 12 13 13
POP 12HR                     60          80          80          10           0
QPF 12HR                   0.32        0.64        0.12           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM SC SC SC NM  O NM NM  O  O NM NM
TSTMS            NM SC SC SC NM  O NM NM  O  O NM NM
LAL               4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 22 53<10<10<10<10<10 10 19 42 27 20<10<10<10 27 53 63<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       23 25 25 25 16 17 18 18 17 16 12 16 27 28 18 24 25 34 35 33 23
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR EX EX EX PR


DATE          SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14  TUE 10/07/14
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     39    66      48    75      51    73      53    78
TEMP          44 39 62 61   51 48 71 69   55 52 70 68   57 53 74 72
DEWPT         34 31 36 39   42 42 49 48   49 47 51 51   50 49 55 55
RH            68 73 38 44   71 80 46 47   80 83 51 54   77 86 51 55
PWIND DIR        NW     W       S     W      NW    NW      SE    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR          0     0       0     5       5    10      10     5

$$

KSZ024-012230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
456 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

DATE             WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14            FRI 10/03/14
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                      81          64          72          48          60
TEMP             65 70 77 81 77 69 67 65 64 68 72 72 66 59 55 51 48 53 59 60 55
DEWPT            64 64 65 66 66 65 64 64 63 63 62 58 53 52 50 45 39 35 31 30 30
MIN/MAX RH                   61          97          61          81          32
RH               97 81 67 60 69 87 90 97 97 84 71 61 63 78 83 80 71 50 34 32 38
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE  E SE  E NE NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          9 10 10  8  5  5  6  4  4  8 10 11 11  9  8 12 17 20 20 17 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 83 69 74 79 78 81 84 95 94 92 73 53 33 13 23 34 27 21 19 17
POP 12HR                     70          70          80          10           0
QPF 12HR                   0.30        0.58        0.11           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM SC SC SC SC NM NM NM  O  O NM NM
TSTMS            NM SC SC SC SC NM NM NM  O  O NM NM
LAL               4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 17 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 32 42 24 11<10<10<10 36 67 77 52
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE SE  E SE  E NE  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       17 19 18 19 11 11 12 10  9 16 10 12 25 21 14 21 29 37 34 36 34
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14  TUE 10/07/14
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     38    62      47    72      50    70      52    77
TEMP          42 38 58 58   50 48 69 66   54 50 67 65   55 52 73 71
DEWPT         32 29 32 36   40 41 48 46   47 45 47 48   49 48 53 53
RH            67 70 37 44   68 77 47 48   77 83 49 54   80 86 49 53
PWIND DIR        NW     W      SW     W      NW    NW      SE     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC SC FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-012230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
456 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

DATE             WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14            FRI 10/03/14
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          63          72          48          59
TEMP             64 69 76 78 75 68 66 64 63 67 71 71 66 59 55 51 48 52 58 59 54
DEWPT            63 64 66 66 66 65 63 63 62 63 62 58 53 52 49 44 39 35 32 31 31
MIN/MAX RH                   66          97          62          81          34
RH               97 84 71 67 74 90 90 97 97 87 73 63 63 78 80 77 71 52 37 34 41
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE  E SE  E  E NE NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          9 10 10  8  5  5  5  4  4  8 10 11 11  9  9 12 17 20 21 18 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 84 66 75 83 83 85 87 98 96 94 75 56 35 14 23 33 26 20 20 19
POP 12HR                     80          70          80          10           0
QPF 12HR                   0.30        0.53        0.15           0           0
RAIN SHWRS        O SC SC SC SC NM NM NM  O  O NM NM
TSTMS             O SC SC SC SC NM NM NM  O  O NM NM
LAL               5  5  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 19 27<10<10<10<10<10<10 30 42 25 13<10<10<10 38 73 81 56
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE  E SE  E  E NE SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       18 19 17 18 10 11 11  8  9 14 11 12 26 24 17 24 27 39 36 37 35
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14  TUE 10/07/14
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     38    62      46    71      49    69      51    76
TEMP          42 38 58 58   49 46 68 66   53 49 66 64   55 51 72 70
DEWPT         32 29 32 36   39 40 47 47   47 45 47 47   48 47 53 53
RH            67 70 37 44   68 79 47 50   80 86 50 54   77 86 51 55
PWIND DIR        NW     W      SW     W      NW    NW       S     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-012230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
456 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

DATE             WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14            FRI 10/03/14
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          62          72          47          59
TEMP             63 68 75 78 74 67 64 63 62 67 71 71 65 58 54 50 47 51 57 58 53
DEWPT            63 64 66 67 66 65 63 62 62 63 62 58 54 52 49 44 39 35 33 32 32
MIN/MAX RH                   70         100          64          85          37
RH              100 87 74 69 76 93 97 97100 87 73 63 68 80 83 80 74 54 40 37 44
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE SE  E  E NE NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          9 10 10  8  5  5  5  3  5  8 10 11 12 10  9 12 17 20 23 19 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 85 69 73 77 85 89 90 98 98 98 79 60 38 15 25 36 29 22 22 21
POP 12HR                     80          70          80          10           0
QPF 12HR                   0.31        0.39        0.21           0           0
RAIN SHWRS        O SC SC SC SC NM NM NM  O  O NM NM
TSTMS             O SC SC SC SC NM NM NM  O  O NM NM
LAL               5  5  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 40 27<10<10<10<10<10<10 31 44 21 12<10<10<10 34 75 83 50
T WIND DIR        S  S SW  S SE  E SE  E  E NE SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       17 19 21 18 11 10 10  6 10 12 13 11 26 23 14 18 29 40 39 40 36
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14  TUE 10/07/14
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     37    60      44    70      48    67      50    75
TEMP          42 37 56 56   48 44 66 65   52 48 64 62   54 50 71 68
DEWPT         32 28 32 36   39 39 47 47   46 44 46 47   47 46 54 53
RH            67 70 40 47   71 82 50 52   80 86 52 58   77 86 55 59
PWIND DIR        NW     W      SW     W      NW    NW      SW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5       5    10       5     5

$$


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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