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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
340 AM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

KSZ058-292215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
340 AM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

DATE             SAT 08/29/15            SUN 08/30/15            MON 08/31/15
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                      80          63          85          67          88
TEMP          67 65 72 78 80 78 70 67 65 63 73 82 85 82 74 71 68 67 77 85 88 84
DEWPT         66 63 64 63 62 66 65 64 64 63 67 68 68 69 68 67 66 64 68 68 67 66
MIN/MAX RH                   53         100          58          92          49
RH            97 93 76 60 54 67 84 90 97100 81 63 57 65 82 87 93 90 74 57 50 55
WIND DIR      NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE  N NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       3  5  6  5  8  4  4  3  3  3  5  5  8  6  5  5  5  5  9 10 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    55 52 54 61 48 36 40 34 41 43 47 46 52 41 42 21 27 22 12 13  9 11
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          10           5
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  1
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 21 33 35 24<10<10<10<10<10 33 56 41<10<10<10<10 11 38 45 20
T WIND DIR    NW  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD     5  9 10  8  8  9  6  4  5  4  9  9  9 10 11 11 11 11 12 12 13 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR


DATE          TUE 09/01/15 WED 09/02/15 THU 09/03/15 FRI 09/04/15
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       67      89      68      89      68      89      67      89
TEMP          72 67 85 85 72 68 85 85 72 68 85 84 71 67 85 85
DEWPT         65 64 66 66 66 64 65 66 65 64 65 66 65 64 65 66
RH            79 90 53 53 81 87 51 53 79 87 51 55 81 90 51 53
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10      10       5       5      10

$$

KSZ024-292215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
340 AM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

DATE             SAT 08/29/15            SUN 08/30/15            MON 08/31/15
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                      80          62          85          68          88
TEMP          66 64 71 78 80 77 69 66 64 62 72 81 85 82 74 71 69 68 77 85 88 84
DEWPT         63 62 63 64 64 66 65 63 63 62 67 69 68 68 68 67 65 65 68 69 68 67
MIN/MAX RH                   59         100          57          93          50
RH            90 93 76 62 58 69 87 90 97100 84 67 57 63 82 87 87 90 74 59 52 57
WIND DIR      NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD       5  5  8  8  8  5  3  1  2  2  4  5  6  6  5  5  4  5  8 10 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B2 B2 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    51 87 75 49 31 22 16 16 32 32 39 34 48 23 30 23 28 21 16 14 10 12
POP 12HR                     10           5           5          10           5
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  1
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 19 32 34 30<10<10<10<10 18 39 51 35<10<10<10<10<10 36 39 24
T WIND DIR    NW  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  N NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD    11 11 12  9  8  8  8  3  5  5 10  9  8 10 10 10  9 10 13 14 14 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          TUE 09/01/15 WED 09/02/15 THU 09/03/15 FRI 09/04/15
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       68      89      69      89      69      89      68      90
TEMP          72 68 86 85 73 69 86 85 73 69 86 85 72 68 86 85
DEWPT         65 64 67 67 66 64 66 66 64 64 66 66 64 64 66 66
RH            79 87 53 55 79 84 51 53 73 84 51 53 76 87 51 53
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10      20      10      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS
TSTMS                     IS IS

$$

KSZ012-292215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
340 AM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

DATE             SAT 08/29/15            SUN 08/30/15            MON 08/31/15
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                      80          61          84          67          88
TEMP          65 63 71 78 80 77 69 66 63 61 72 81 84 82 74 71 69 67 77 85 88 84
DEWPT         63 62 63 64 65 66 65 63 63 61 67 68 69 69 68 67 65 65 69 69 69 68
MIN/MAX RH                   60         100          60          92          52
RH            93 97 76 62 60 69 87 90100100 84 65 61 65 82 87 87 93 76 59 54 59
WIND DIR      NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  N NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  5  8  8  8  5  3  1  2  2  4  5  6  6  5  5  4  5  8 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    58 95 79 44 39 18 13 11 27 34 37 36 47 24 45 26 25 21 25 15 11 12
POP 12HR                     10           5           5          10           5
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  1
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 19 32 34 24<10<10<10<10<10 38 53 12<10<10<10<10 10 37 41 26
T WIND DIR     N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    12 10 12  9  8  8  5  3  3  3  5  8  8 10 10 10  9 10 13 16 16 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          TUE 09/01/15 WED 09/02/15 THU 09/03/15 FRI 09/04/15
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       67      90      69      89      68      89      68      90
TEMP          72 67 86 85 73 69 86 85 72 68 86 85 72 68 86 85
DEWPT         65 64 67 67 66 64 66 66 64 63 66 67 65 63 65 67
RH            79 90 53 55 79 84 51 53 76 84 51 55 79 84 50 55
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      30      10      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                SC SC
TSTMS                     SC SC

$$

KSZ012-292215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
340 AM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

DATE             SAT 08/29/15            SUN 08/30/15            MON 08/31/15
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                      80          61          84          66          88
TEMP          65 63 70 77 80 77 68 65 63 61 72 81 84 82 74 70 68 66 76 85 88 83
DEWPT         64 62 63 64 66 67 66 64 62 61 67 69 70 70 69 67 65 64 70 70 70 69
MIN/MAX RH                   63         100          63          93          56
RH            97 97 78 64 62 71 93 97 97100 84 67 63 67 84 90 90 93 82 61 55 63
WIND DIR      NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD       6  5  8  8  6  4  3  1  2  2  3  5  6  5  4  5  4  5  8 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    64 94 80 43 42 22 15  8 22 40 33 37 46 22 20 28 24 23 17 16 12 13
POP 12HR                     10           5           5          10           5
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  1
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 16 31 34 19<10<10<10<10<10 37 51<10<10<10<10<10 11 40 40<10
T WIND DIR    NW  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD    11 10 12  9  6  9  8  5  5  5  5  9  8  8  9 10  8  9 13 16 16 12
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE          TUE 09/01/15 WED 09/02/15 THU 09/03/15 FRI 09/04/15
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       67      89      68      88      68      89      67      90
TEMP          71 67 85 85 73 68 85 84 72 68 85 84 71 67 86 85
DEWPT         66 64 68 68 67 64 67 67 65 64 66 68 65 64 66 68
RH            84 90 57 57 81 87 55 57 79 87 53 59 81 90 51 57
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      30      20      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                SC SC
TSTMS                     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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