Land Management Forecasts
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
682
FNUS83 KTOP 300959
FWLTOP

FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
459 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

KSZ058-302215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
459 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

DATE             SAT 07/30/16            SUN 07/31/16            MON 08/01/16
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                      85          70          90          72          96
TEMP             67 77 83 85 83 76 73 71 70 73 83 90 87 81 77 75 73 82 92 96 93
DEWPT            65 68 68 68 69 69 69 68 69 71 73 74 74 74 72 70 69 71 72 72 73
MIN/MAX RH                   56          98          60          89          47
RH               93 74 61 57 63 79 87 90 97 93 72 60 65 79 85 84 87 69 52 46 52
WIND DIR         NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  5  4  6  8  5  6  6  8 11 13 12 10  9 10  9  9 11 13 13 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       35 44 52 54 51 52 64 80 83 70 57 43 28 28 28 25 22 16  9 10 11
POP 12HR                     20          50          40          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.55        0.06           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
LAL               1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 18 41 50 33<10<10<10<10<10 20 54<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 54<10
T WIND DIR       NE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S SW  S
T WIND SPD        5  5  3  9 12 11 11 13 14 21 24 28 20 18 19 18 18 23 21 25 21
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR


DATE          TUE 08/02/16 WED 08/03/16 THU 08/04/16 FRI 08/05/16
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       74      95      73      94      73      94      73      92
TEMP          78 74 91 92 78 73 91 92 77 73 91 91 77 74 89 89
DEWPT         72 69 71 71 70 68 69 70 70 68 70 70 70 69 70 71
RH            82 84 52 51 76 84 49 49 79 84 50 50 79 84 54 56
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 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10      10      10       5      10      10      20
RAIN SHWRS                                              IS IS
TSTMS                                                   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-302215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
459 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

DATE             SAT 07/30/16            SUN 07/31/16            MON 08/01/16
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                      86          69          89          73          97
TEMP             65 75 82 86 84 76 73 70 69 74 83 89 87 80 77 74 74 82 92 97 95
DEWPT            62 65 65 64 65 67 67 67 67 71 72 72 72 72 70 70 69 70 70 70 70
MIN/MAX RH                   48          95          57          90          42
RH               90 71 56 48 53 74 81 90 93 90 70 57 61 77 79 87 84 67 49 42 45
WIND DIR         NE  E  E  E SE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  4  4  4  5  4  5  4  6  9 11 11 10  8  8  6  6 10 11 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       42 37 41 35 33 39 53 72 80 75 69 53 37 42 46 45 43 30 16 18 19
POP 12HR                     10          50          50          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.23        0.17           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS                         IS
TSTMS                        IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS                         IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 20 38 47 39<10<10<10<10<10<10 43<10<10<10<10<10<10 24 64 20
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E  E SE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE  S  S  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD        5  4  3  6  9  9 10  9 13 18 23 29 19 14 16 13 13 18 18 20 19
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD


DATE          TUE 08/02/16 WED 08/03/16 THU 08/04/16 FRI 08/05/16
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       76      96      73      97      74      96      73      92
TEMP          82 76 93 94 79 74 93 93 79 74 93 93 77 73 89 89
DEWPT         72 68 69 69 69 68 68 68 68 67 69 68 69 68 68 68
RH            72 76 46 44 72 82 44 44 69 79 46 44 76 84 50 50
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           20      20      20      10      10      10      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS IS                   IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS IS                   IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ012-302215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
459 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

DATE             SAT 07/30/16            SUN 07/31/16            MON 08/01/16
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                      85          68          89          72          96
TEMP             63 74 82 85 83 75 72 69 68 74 83 88 86 78 75 74 73 82 91 96 94
DEWPT            61 65 64 64 65 66 67 66 67 71 72 73 73 72 72 70 70 71 72 72 73
MIN/MAX RH                   50          96          60          92          46
RH               93 74 55 50 55 74 84 90 97 90 70 61 65 82 90 87 90 69 54 46 51
WIND DIR          N NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          2  3  3  3  5  3  4  4  6  9 10  9  9  6  6  6  6  9 10 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       45 31 33 35 28 32 49 62 77 73 69 60 51 52 53 54 54 38 22 23 23
POP 12HR                     10          50          50          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.11        0.16        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS                      IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS             IS
TSTMS                           IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS             IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 20 42 48 40<10<10<10<10<10 13 34<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 41<10
T WIND DIR       NE  E  N  E SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SW SW SW SE
T WIND SPD        3  3  1  4  8  6  8  9 11 18 21 21 18 13 13 12 13 16 16 13 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          TUE 08/02/16 WED 08/03/16 THU 08/04/16 FRI 08/05/16
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       75      96      73      96      73      95      72      91
TEMP          81 75 92 94 78 73 93 93 78 74 92 92 77 73 88 88
DEWPT         73 69 71 71 70 68 69 69 69 68 70 69 70 68 69 69
RH            77 82 51 47 76 84 46 46 74 82 49 47 79 84 54 54
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           20      20      20      10      10      20      30      30
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS IS             IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS IS             IS IS SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-302215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
459 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

DATE             SAT 07/30/16            SUN 07/31/16            MON 08/01/16
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                      85          66          86          71          95
TEMP             62 72 81 85 83 74 70 68 67 76 82 86 84 77 74 72 72 82 89 94 93
DEWPT            61 65 65 64 65 64 65 65 65 71 73 74 73 72 72 70 70 72 73 73 74
MIN/MAX RH                   50          96          65          97          50
RH               97 79 58 50 55 71 84 90 93 85 74 68 70 85 93 93 93 72 59 51 54
WIND DIR         NW NE NE  E SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          2  3  3  2  4  4  4  5  5  9 10  9  9  8  6  6  6  9 10 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       45 34 29 33 24 26 46 55 72 70 68 56 44 54 64 62 59 45 30 30 30
POP 12HR                     10          50          50          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.05        0.15        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS                      IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC             SC
TSTMS                           IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC             SC
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 18 39 39 21<10<10<10<10<10 14 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 27 32 14
T WIND DIR       NE NE  N  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SW SW SW SE
T WIND SPD        3  3  2  3  6  9 11 11  9 16 20 19 20 16 12 11 11 13 11  9  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          TUE 08/02/16 WED 08/03/16 THU 08/04/16 FRI 08/05/16
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       74      95      73      95      73      94      71      89
TEMP          79 75 92 92 77 73 92 92 78 74 91 91 76 72 87 87
DEWPT         73 70 72 73 71 69 70 71 69 68 70 70 70 68 70 69
RH            82 84 52 54 82 87 49 51 74 82 50 50 82 87 57 55
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SE
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 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           30      20      20      10      10      20      30      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS IS IS             IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS 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



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.