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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
455 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

KSZ058-162230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
455 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

DATE             WED 04/16/14            THU 04/17/14            FRI 04/18/14
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                      67          39          52          36          66
TEMP             43 53 62 67 64 53 49 45 39 44 50 52 50 43 40 37 36 48 61 66 64
DEWPT            26 29 30 29 31 34 37 34 32 30 33 34 37 35 35 33 34 38 40 40 42
MIN/MAX RH                   24          74          51          93          38
RH               51 39 30 24 29 48 63 65 76 57 52 50 61 73 82 85 92 68 46 38 45
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE  E  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         20 29 32 24 14  8  5 10 10 10  9  8  6  4  3  3  3  8  9 13 11
WIND GUST        33 44 43 34
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC FW SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       13 29 14 27 30 49 66 74100 99 97 86 74 55 36 42 47 37 26 25 23
POP 12HR                      0          10          40          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.09           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 18 44 65 67<10<10<10<10 15 17 23 20<10<10<10<10 27 58 61 44
T WIND DIR        S  S  S SW SW SW NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  E SE  S SE SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       39 49 48 37 26 11  8 17 17 14 10  6  8  9  6  8  8 14 17 19 17
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR FR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX
RED FLAG             W  W  W
WIND                 Y  Y  Y


DATE          SAT 04/19/14  SUN 04/20/14  MON 04/21/14  TUE 04/22/14
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     47    72      54    67      50    70      49    75
TEMP          52 47 67 70   59 54 65 66   54 50 66 68   54 49 70 72
DEWPT         43 44 51 51   52 53 56 55   53 49 49 50   47 46 51 52
RH            71 89 56 51   78 96 73 68   96 96 54 52   77 89 51 49
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S       N     N      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1   B2 OV OV B2   B1 SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5    20      50    60      40    10       5    10
RAIN SHWRS             IS   SC SC NM NM   SC SC
TSTMS                  IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-162230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
455 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

DATE             WED 04/16/14            THU 04/17/14            FRI 04/18/14
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                      67          37          52          33          66
TEMP             43 54 62 66 63 51 45 40 37 43 49 52 50 42 38 35 33 46 59 66 63
DEWPT            26 28 29 30 33 32 32 30 29 28 30 31 32 30 32 31 31 37 40 40 41
MIN/MAX RH                   26          73          45          93          39
RH               51 36 28 26 32 48 60 67 72 55 48 44 50 62 79 85 92 71 49 38 44
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW SW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         17 27 31 21 10  8 10 10  8  9  5  4  5  4  3  3  3  9 10 12 11
WIND GUST        28 40 42
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW SC B1 B1 SC B1 OV OV OV B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       30 37 24 41 55 54 49 61 92 90 88 64 40 36 31 40 48 38 28 27 26
POP 12HR                      0          10          20          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 17 49 67 84<10 19 17 11 15 20 30 27<10<10<10<10 15 52 57 30
T WIND DIR        S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  S  S
T WIND SPD       32 48 47 33 23 18 17 14 16 12  6  3  5 11 11 10  9 14 18 18 17
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX EX PR FR FR FR FR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD
RED FLAG             W  W  W
WIND                 Y  Y  Y


DATE          SAT 04/19/14  SUN 04/20/14  MON 04/21/14  TUE 04/22/14
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     46    72      54    66      48    70      49    74
TEMP          51 46 67 70   58 54 64 64   53 48 66 68   54 49 70 72
DEWPT         41 43 50 52   52 52 55 53   50 47 48 49   45 44 51 52
RH            68 89 54 53   80 93 73 67   89 96 52 51   71 83 51 49
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S    SE       N     N      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR          5    10      50    50      30    10       5    10
RAIN SHWRS                  SC SC SC SC   SC SC
TSTMS                       IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-162230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
455 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

DATE             WED 04/16/14            THU 04/17/14            FRI 04/18/14
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                      66          35          53          33          65
TEMP             43 53 62 66 63 49 43 38 35 42 49 53 51 41 38 35 33 46 58 65 62
DEWPT            26 29 29 31 34 32 30 29 28 27 30 30 31 29 31 30 31 36 39 39 40
MIN/MAX RH                   26          75          42          92          39
RH               51 39 28 27 34 52 60 70 75 55 48 41 46 62 76 82 92 68 49 38 44
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE  S  S SE SE  S  S SE
WIND SPD         18 27 31 23 11  9 10  9  9  9  6  4  4  4  4  3  3  9 10 12 11
WIND GUST        32 42 42
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       40 47 35 48 60 48 39 56 81 79 77 57 37 33 28 39 50 40 29 28 26
POP 12HR                      0          10          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 19 48 66 74 11 22 17 11 18 24 37 36<10<10<10<10 10 51 59<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  S  S
T WIND SPD       36 49 49 35 25 20 18 16 16 12  8  3  4 10 10  9 10 14 18 17 16
SMOKE DISP       FR EX EX EX EX FR GD FR FR FR FR PR FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR
RED FLAG             W  W  W
WIND                 Y  Y  Y


DATE          SAT 04/19/14  SUN 04/20/14  MON 04/21/14  TUE 04/22/14
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     45    71      53    66      48    70      48    74
TEMP          50 45 66 69   58 53 64 64   52 48 65 67   53 48 69 72
DEWPT         41 42 49 51   51 51 54 52   50 46 47 48   45 44 51 52
RH            71 89 54 53   77 93 70 65   93 93 52 50   74 86 53 49
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S    SE       N     N      SW     S
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR          5    20      50    50      30    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS             IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC
TSTMS                  IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-162230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
455 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

DATE             WED 04/16/14            THU 04/17/14            FRI 04/18/14
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                      66          34          53          32          64
TEMP             43 53 62 66 62 49 42 37 34 42 50 53 51 42 38 34 32 45 58 64 62
DEWPT            27 29 29 31 34 32 30 28 27 26 29 29 30 28 31 30 30 35 38 39 39
MIN/MAX RH                   27          75          39          92          39
RH               53 39 28 27 35 52 62 70 75 53 44 39 44 57 76 85 92 68 47 40 43
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  E SE  S SE SE SE  S  S SE
WIND SPD         18 26 31 21 12 10 10  8  8  9  6  4  3  4  3  2  3  8  9 11 11
WIND GUST        31 41 42 32
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       47 53 46 53 63 41 39 54 76 77 77 57 36 32 27 39 50 43 35 32 28
POP 12HR                      0          10          10          10          10
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  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 18 47 73 30 17 21 17 10 17 24 38 37<10<10<10<10 12 52 62 21
T WIND DIR        S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NW SE SE  S SE SE  S SW  S  S
T WIND SPD       31 46 49 35 24 27 19 16 16 13  9  4  2  9  6  4  5 14 17 16 16
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX EX GD GD FR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX FR
RED FLAG             W  W  W
WIND                 Y  Y  Y


DATE          SAT 04/19/14  SUN 04/20/14  MON 04/21/14  TUE 04/22/14
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     45    71      53    66      48    70      47    74
TEMP          50 45 66 69   57 53 64 64   52 48 65 67   53 47 69 71
DEWPT         41 41 49 51   51 50 53 51   50 46 47 48   45 44 50 52
RH            71 86 54 53   80 89 67 63   93 93 52 50   74 89 51 51
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     S       N     N      SW     S
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR          5    20      50    50      30    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS             IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC
TSTMS                  IS   IS IS IS IS

$$


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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