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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
611 AM CDT WED OCT 15 2014

KSZ058-152215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
611 AM CDT WED OCT 15 2014

DATE             WED 10/15/14            THU 10/16/14            FRI 10/17/14
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                      71          46          75          46          71
TEMP             41 52 66 71 63 55 51 49 46 57 70 75 66 56 52 49 46 55 67 71 63
DEWPT            37 41 39 38 41 41 42 42 42 46 50 52 52 51 48 45 42 42 44 45 45
MIN/MAX RH                   30          90          44          87          39
RH               85 66 37 30 44 59 71 77 86 67 49 45 61 83 86 86 86 61 43 39 52
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NW
WIND SPD          4  6  8  6  2  4  5  5  8 11 11  9  4  6  6  6  6  9 10  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0  0  0  5  3 13 16 18 18 18 17 17 18 17 17 18 24 19 14
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 29 32<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 17<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 31<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        8 10 12 10  3  6 10 11 14 21 19 12  9 12 13 13 12 13 13 14 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          SAT 10/18/14  SUN 10/19/14  MON 10/20/14  TUE 10/21/14
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     44    64      44    65      51    69      50    68
TEMP          49 44 60 57   48 44 62 61   54 51 66 63   54 51 65 55
DEWPT         44 40 42 42   42 42 46 49   51 50 53 53   51 50 53 51
RH            83 86 51 57   80 93 56 65   90 96 63 70   90 96 65 86
PWIND DIR        NW    NE       E    SE       S    SW       S    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR          0     0       5    20      30    10      10     5
RAIN SHWRS                        IS IS   SC SC

$$

KSZ024-152215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
611 AM CDT WED OCT 15 2014

DATE             WED 10/15/14            THU 10/16/14            FRI 10/17/14
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                      69          45          73          45          68
TEMP             41 51 64 69 62 54 50 48 46 56 69 73 65 55 51 48 46 54 64 68 60
DEWPT            36 41 39 39 41 41 40 40 41 46 50 51 50 47 44 41 40 41 42 43 43
MIN/MAX RH                   33          91          45          82          40
RH               82 68 40 33 46 61 68 74 83 69 51 46 58 74 77 77 79 61 45 40 53
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  W SW  S  S SE SE  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          4  6  9  8  2  3  3  4  5  9  9  8  5  5  6  6  6  9 10  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0  0  0  5  9 17 14 14 14 13 11 15 18 20 22 16 24 19 13
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 27 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 12 23<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 24<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW SW  S  S SE SE  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        9  9 12 10  4  6  6  8 11 17 16 11 11 11 12 12 12 17 17 17 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          SAT 10/18/14  SUN 10/19/14  MON 10/20/14  TUE 10/21/14
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     41    60      42    63      49    67      49    65
TEMP          47 42 57 55   46 43 60 59   52 49 64 62   53 49 62 53
DEWPT         41 38 39 39   40 40 44 47   49 47 50 50   49 49 50 50
RH            79 86 51 55   79 89 55 64   89 93 60 65   86100 65 89
PWIND DIR        NW     N      SE     S      SW    NW       E    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0     0       5    20      30    10       5     5
RAIN SHWRS                        IS IS   SC SC

$$

KSZ012-152215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
611 AM CDT WED OCT 15 2014

DATE             WED 10/15/14            THU 10/16/14            FRI 10/17/14
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                      69          44          72          45          67
TEMP             40 51 64 69 61 52 49 46 44 54 67 72 64 55 51 48 46 53 63 67 59
DEWPT            37 41 39 40 42 41 40 40 40 46 50 51 49 46 43 41 40 41 42 42 42
MIN/MAX RH                   34          94          47          81          41
RH               89 68 40 35 49 66 71 79 86 74 54 48 58 72 74 77 79 64 46 40 53
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          4  6  9  9  3  3  4  4  5  9  9  8  5  5  6  6  6 10 11  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0  0  0  6  8 21 13 13 13 13 12 15 18 20 21 14 24 19 13
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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            4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 27 29<10<10<10<10<10<10 11 23<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 26<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        8 10 12 10  4  5  8  9 11 18 17 12 11 11 13 12 13 18 18 18 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          SAT 10/18/14  SUN 10/19/14  MON 10/20/14  TUE 10/21/14
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     41    60      42    63      48    66      48    65
TEMP          46 41 56 54   45 42 59 58   51 48 63 61   52 48 62 53
DEWPT         40 37 39 39   39 39 44 46   48 46 50 49   48 48 50 50
RH            79 85 53 57   79 89 57 64   89 93 62 65   86100 65 89
PWIND DIR        NW     N      SE     S      SW    NW       E    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0     0       5    20      30    10       5     5
RAIN SHWRS                        IS IS   SC SC

$$

KSZ012-152215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
611 AM CDT WED OCT 15 2014

DATE             WED 10/15/14            THU 10/16/14            FRI 10/17/14
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                      69          43          72          46          66
TEMP             39 50 64 69 61 52 48 46 44 54 67 72 64 55 51 48 46 53 63 66 58
DEWPT            37 41 39 39 41 41 41 40 40 45 49 51 50 47 43 41 40 41 43 43 42
MIN/MAX RH                   33          94          47          82          42
RH               92 71 40 33 48 66 77 79 86 71 52 48 60 74 74 77 79 64 48 43 55
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          4  8  9  8  2  3  4  4  5  9  9  9  5  5  6  6  8 10 12 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0  0  0  6  8 23 12 14 15 13 11 14 18 19 20 13 22 19 16
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 27 29<10<10<10<10<10<10 14 25<10<10<10<10<10<10 27 27<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S SE  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       11 11 13 11  2  5  8  9 10 16 17 13 11 10 11 11 12 14 18 18 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          SAT 10/18/14  SUN 10/19/14  MON 10/20/14  TUE 10/21/14
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     40    59      40    62      47    65      46    65
TEMP          46 41 56 53   44 41 58 57   50 47 62 59   50 47 62 52
DEWPT         39 37 39 39   39 39 44 46   47 45 50 49   48 46 51 50
RH            76 85 53 59   82 92 59 67   89 93 65 69   93 96 67 93
PWIND DIR        NW     N       E     S      SW    NW      SW    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0     0       5    10      20    10       5     5
RAIN SHWRS                                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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