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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
448 AM CDT FRI SEP 26 2014

KSZ058-262230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
448 AM CDT FRI SEP 26 2014

DATE             FRI 09/26/14            SAT 09/27/14            SUN 09/28/14
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                      83          58          81          58          82
TEMP             59 72 80 83 78 67 62 60 59 69 78 81 77 67 62 60 59 71 80 82 78
DEWPT            56 58 57 57 58 59 59 57 54 57 58 58 58 57 57 56 56 57 59 59 58
MIN/MAX RH                   41          92          46          90          45
RH               90 61 45 41 50 75 90 90 83 66 50 46 52 70 84 87 90 61 49 46 50
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD          5  8 12 13  8  6  6  6  5 10 12 10  8  6  5  4  4  6  8  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       27 27 27 26 25 18 12 11 10 12 14 14 14 16 19 17 16 18 20 14  7
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
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  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 45 49 42<10<10<10<10 34 50 52<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 55<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE
T WIND SPD       10 12 16 14 14 11 10 10  9 16 17 14 10  9  6  5  5  6  8  6 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE          MON 09/29/14  TUE 09/30/14  WED 10/01/14  THU 10/02/14
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     59    83      62    83      63    81      61    77
TEMP          64 60 79 77   65 62 80 77   67 63 78 76   65 61 75 72
DEWPT         59 58 61 60   59 59 62 61   62 60 64 62   63 59 60 59
RH            84 93 54 56   81 90 54 58   84 90 62 62   93 93 60 64
PWIND DIR        SE    SE      SE     S       S     S       S    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          5     5      10    30      40    40      50    30
RAIN SHWRS                        SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                             SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-262230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
448 AM CDT FRI SEP 26 2014

DATE             FRI 09/26/14            SAT 09/27/14            SUN 09/28/14
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          59          81          58          82
TEMP             61 71 79 82 79 68 63 61 60 69 78 81 78 67 62 60 59 69 79 82 78
DEWPT            55 59 57 56 58 59 59 58 56 56 57 57 57 57 57 56 55 57 58 58 58
MIN/MAX RH                   41          91          44          91          44
RH               81 66 47 41 49 73 87 90 87 63 48 44 48 70 84 87 87 66 49 44 50
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD          2  6 12 12  6  6  6  5  4 10 12 10  6  5  5  4  4  5  8  8  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       25 25 25 27 29 24 20 16 11 13 15 15 15 17 19 19 19 24 28 20 12
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
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            3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 40 45 22<10<10<10<10 47 51 53<10<10<10<10<10<10 37 56<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
T WIND SPD        6 10 16 17 14 12 12  9 10 17 17 17 12 10  9  8  8  8  8  6 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE          MON 09/29/14  TUE 09/30/14  WED 10/01/14  THU 10/02/14
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     59    82      62    80      63    78      61    75
TEMP          63 60 79 77   65 62 77 76   66 63 76 74   64 61 73 70
DEWPT         58 57 59 59   59 58 61 61   62 59 62 61   62 57 57 56
RH            84 90 50 54   81 87 58 60   87 87 62 64   93 87 57 61
PWIND DIR        SE    SE      SE     S       S     S       S    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          5     5      10    40      40    40      40    30
RAIN SHWRS                        SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                             SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-262230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
448 AM CDT FRI SEP 26 2014

DATE             FRI 09/26/14            SAT 09/27/14            SUN 09/28/14
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                      83          60          81          57          82
TEMP             59 71 79 83 79 69 64 61 60 69 78 81 77 67 62 59 58 69 79 82 78
DEWPT            55 59 58 57 59 60 59 58 56 57 57 58 58 57 57 56 56 57 59 59 58
MIN/MAX RH                   42          91          45          94          45
RH               87 66 49 41 50 73 84 90 87 66 48 46 52 70 84 90 93 66 50 46 50
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD          3  8 11 12  6  5  5  4  4 10 12 11  8  5  4  3  4  5  8  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       23 25 26 28 30 25 21 18 15 15 15 17 18 18 18 17 16 22 27 20 13
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
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  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 36 46 23<10<10<10<10 46 51 56 18<10<10<10<10<10 45 55<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
T WIND SPD        8 10 17 17 13 12 12  9 10 18 18 16 12  9  6  5  6  8  8  6  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX FR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          MON 09/29/14  TUE 09/30/14  WED 10/01/14  THU 10/02/14
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     59    82      61    80      62    78      60    76
TEMP          63 59 79 77   65 62 77 76   66 62 76 74   64 60 73 69
DEWPT         58 57 60 59   59 57 61 61   61 59 62 61   61 58 58 56
RH            84 93 52 54   81 84 58 60   84 90 62 64   90 93 59 63
PWIND DIR        SE    SE      SE     S       S     S       S    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          5     5      10    40      40    40      40    30
RAIN SHWRS                        SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                             SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-262230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
448 AM CDT FRI SEP 26 2014

DATE             FRI 09/26/14            SAT 09/27/14            SUN 09/28/14
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          59          81          57          81
TEMP             59 70 79 82 79 68 63 61 59 69 78 81 78 67 62 59 58 69 79 81 77
DEWPT            55 60 59 59 60 60 59 58 57 57 58 58 59 58 57 56 56 57 59 60 59
MIN/MAX RH                   45          95          46          94          48
RH               87 71 50 46 52 76 87 90 93 66 50 46 52 73 84 90 93 66 50 49 54
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE  S SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD          4  8 11 12  6  6  5  5  5 10 12 10  6  5  4  4  4  5  8  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       23 26 28 29 30 26 22 22 22 18 14 16 17 18 17 16 15 21 27 21 15
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5          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            4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 28 45<10<10<10<10<10 47 52 55 45<10<10<10<10<10 54 55<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
T WIND SPD       10 12 16 16 13 14 12 11 11 18 18 16 17 13 10  9 10  8  8  8 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          MON 09/29/14  TUE 09/30/14  WED 10/01/14  THU 10/02/14
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     58    81      60    79      62    77      60    75
TEMP          63 59 79 76   65 61 77 75   65 62 75 74   63 60 73 69
DEWPT         58 57 61 60   59 56 62 62   61 59 63 62   61 57 59 57
RH            84 93 54 58   81 84 60 64   87 90 66 66   93 90 62 66
PWIND DIR        SE    SE      SE     S       S     S       S    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          5     5      10    40      40    40      40    30
RAIN SHWRS                        SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                             SC SC   SC SC SC SC   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





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