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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
412 AM CDT TUE SEP 9 2014

KSZ058-092230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
412 AM CDT TUE SEP 9 2014

DATE             TUE 09/09/14            WED 09/10/14            THU 09/11/14
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                      91          71          77          50          68
TEMP          71 71 79 86 90 88 78 75 72 71 75 75 72 67 59 56 53 50 56 63 68 64
DEWPT         68 69 70 70 69 69 69 68 68 68 68 63 59 58 53 51 47 47 47 49 50 50
MIN/MAX RH                   49          90          65          89          54
RH            90 93 74 59 50 54 74 79 87 90 79 66 64 73 80 83 80 89 72 60 52 60
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD      12 12 14 19 20 18 18 21 16 13 12 18 18 14 11 12 10  9 12 11 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    41 57 60 63 68 63 68 73 73 72 91 93 82 59 46 42 40 39 37 36 38 40
POP 12HR                     40          70          40          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.25        0.11           0           0
RAIN                                            S  S
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC SC SC NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                  IS SC SC SC NM NM IS IS
LAL            1  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 44 64<10<10<10<10<10 22 30 31 28<10 15 16<10 20 27 32 13
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD    25 24 25 28 34 35 36 41 29 25 20 26 26 25 16 21 20 16 18 14 14 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR FR FR PR GD GD GD FR


DATE          FRI 09/12/14  SAT 09/13/14  SUN 09/14/14  MON 09/15/14
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     51    61      43    65      49    74      55    75
TEMP          54 51 58 58   48 43 60 62   54 49 70 70   59 55 72 71
DEWPT         48 45 45 43   40 39 41 45   43 44 49 52   50 51 56 57
RH            80 80 62 57   74 86 49 54   66 83 47 53   72 86 57 61
PWIND DIR        NE     N       N     E      SE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 OV B2   SC FW FW FW   FW SC FW FW   SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         10    40      10    10      10    10      10    10
RAIN                 C  C

$$

KSZ024-092230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
412 AM CDT TUE SEP 9 2014

DATE             TUE 09/09/14            WED 09/10/14            THU 09/11/14
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                      88          69          70          49          64
TEMP          73 72 77 84 88 85 77 74 72 69 69 69 68 64 57 54 50 49 54 61 64 61
DEWPT         67 68 69 71 72 70 69 69 69 68 64 59 57 55 50 48 46 45 44 46 46 47
MIN/MAX RH                   59          99          68          88          53
RH            81 87 76 65 59 61 76 84 90 97 84 70 68 73 77 80 86 86 69 58 52 60
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD       8  8 10 14 17 14 17 14 10  8 16 17 18 13 11 11 10  9 12 11 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    46 54 64 74 79 79 83 88 90 92100 95 75 57 42 43 44 46 48 51 54 57
POP 12HR                     70          80          40          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.18        0.58        0.04           0           0
RAIN                                            S  S                          S
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS SC NM NM NM  O NM SC SC
TSTMS            IS IS SC NM NM NM  O NM IS IS
LAL            2  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 26 55<10<10<10<10<10 18 26 28 21<10 15<10 22 25 34 35<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD    16 16 19 21 28 28 34 29 20 12 27 28 26 25 21 23 18 20 19 16 13 16
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD FR GD PR GD GD GD GD PR


DATE          FRI 09/12/14  SAT 09/13/14  SUN 09/14/14  MON 09/15/14
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     48    58      40    64      48    72      54    73
TEMP          52 48 56 56   44 41 60 62   53 49 69 69   57 54 71 69
DEWPT         46 44 43 42   39 38 41 44   42 43 49 52   49 50 52 55
RH            80 86 62 59   82 89 49 52   66 80 49 55   75 86 51 61
PWIND DIR        NE     N       N     E      SE     S       E     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV B2   SC FW FW FW   FW SC FW FW   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    40       5     5       5    10      10    10
RAIN           S  S  C  C

$$

KSZ012-092230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
412 AM CDT TUE SEP 9 2014

DATE             TUE 09/09/14            WED 09/10/14            THU 09/11/14
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                      87          68          70          48          63
TEMP          72 71 77 84 87 85 76 73 71 68 68 69 66 62 55 53 50 48 53 60 63 60
DEWPT         67 68 70 71 73 71 70 69 69 67 63 60 57 55 50 48 46 44 44 46 46 48
MIN/MAX RH                   61          97          71          88          53
RH            84 90 79 65 63 63 82 87 93 97 84 73 73 78 83 83 86 86 71 60 54 64
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NE
WIND SPD       9  9 10 12 16 14 16 14 11  8 17 18 19 13 13 11 11  8 11 10 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    47 56 67 79 84 79 84 89 92 95100 91 77 56 51 47 46 45 51 57 63 69
POP 12HR                     70          80          40          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.31        0.78        0.04           0           0
RAIN                                            S  S                          C
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC NM  O  O  O  O SC SC
TSTMS            IS SC SC NM  O  O  O  O IS IS
LAL            2  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 22 47<10<10<10<10 11 20 31 30 22<10 17 23 24 25 35 37<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD    18 17 20 19 24 28 31 28 21 14 29 29 28 25 20 24 21 19 19 14 13 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX GD PR GD GD GD GD GD GD PR


DATE          FRI 09/12/14  SAT 09/13/14  SUN 09/14/14  MON 09/15/14
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     48    57      39    64      47    72      52    73
TEMP          52 48 55 56   43 40 60 62   52 48 69 69   56 53 70 68
DEWPT         46 43 43 42   39 37 41 45   42 43 49 52   49 49 52 54
RH            80 83 64 59   86 89 49 54   69 83 49 55   77 86 53 61
PWIND DIR        NE     N       N     E       S     S       E     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         30    40       5     5       5    10      10    10
RAIN           C  C  C  C

$$

KSZ012-092230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
412 AM CDT TUE SEP 9 2014

DATE             TUE 09/09/14            WED 09/10/14            THU 09/11/14
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                      85          67          68          48          62
TEMP          71 70 76 82 85 82 74 71 70 67 67 68 66 61 55 52 49 48 52 59 62 58
DEWPT         67 68 69 71 72 72 71 69 68 66 63 59 56 55 49 47 44 44 44 46 45 47
MIN/MAX RH                   67          98          70          87          54
RH            87 93 79 69 65 72 90 93 93 97 87 73 70 81 80 83 83 86 74 62 54 67
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       9  9 10 12 14 13 14 13 11  8 17 18 19 13 13 11 10  8 10  9  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)    43 55 68 82 87 83 88 94 97100100 92 80 63 58 49 47 45 51 56 63 71
POP 12HR                     80          80          40          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.37        0.95        0.02           0           0
RAIN                                            S  S                          C
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC NM  O  O  O  O SC SC
TSTMS            IS SC SC NM  O  O  O  O IS IS
LAL            2  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 16 52<10<10<10<10 12 18 29 28 24<10 23 25 25 26 37 38 33
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NE
T WIND SPD    17 16 18 18 23 27 28 27 21 16 29 28 28 25 23 25 21 19 18 13 11 16
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX GD PR GD GD GD GD GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 09/12/14  SAT 09/13/14  SUN 09/14/14  MON 09/15/14
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    57      39    64      47    72      52    72
TEMP          51 47 55 54   43 40 60 61   51 47 69 69   56 52 70 67
DEWPT         45 43 43 42   39 37 41 45   42 42 49 52   48 49 51 54
RH            80 86 64 64   86 89 49 56   71 83 49 55   74 89 51 63
PWIND DIR        NE     N       N     E       S     S      SE     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 OV B1   SC FW FW FW   FW SC FW FW   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         30    40       5     5      10    10      10    10
RAIN           C  C  C  C

$$


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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