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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
337 AM CDT FRI AUG 21 2015

KSZ058-212230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
337 AM CDT FRI AUG 21 2015

DATE             FRI 08/21/15            SAT 08/22/15            SUN 08/23/15
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                      83          68          90          64          78
TEMP          58 56 70 79 83 79 72 69 68 68 76 84 90 87 80 74 69 65 66 73 78 75
DEWPT         54 53 59 64 65 67 66 67 68 67 70 71 72 71 71 68 65 61 57 52 53 53
MIN/MAX RH                   54         100          55          89          41
RH            86 90 68 60 55 67 81 93100 97 82 65 56 59 74 82 87 87 73 48 42 46
WIND DIR       S SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       5  6 11 14 16 12  9  9  9 10 16 18 19 16 11  5  5  9 13 12  9  4
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV B1 B1 SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    20 20 13 31 22 37 44 64 63 66 48 34 28 57 85 95 94 65 53 31 18 18
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          70          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.29        0.02        0.58           0
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS IS IS IS          NM NM NM NM
TSTMS                        IS IS IS IS IS          NM NM NM NM
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  2  2  1  1  4  4  5  5  1  1  1  1
HAINES         5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 35 39 20<10<10<10<10<10 27 35 31<10<10<10<10 10 26 28<10
T WIND DIR    SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  N NW  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD     8  9 17 23 23 23 17 17 18 19 26 26 31 34 23 11 11 14 19 16 11  6
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR


DATE          MON 08/24/15 TUE 08/25/15 WED 08/26/15 THU 08/27/15
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       55      81      56      83      60      85      60      85
TEMP          62 56 77 78 61 57 80 80 65 60 81 82 65 61 81 81
DEWPT         52 51 52 56 54 53 59 61 59 58 62 63 59 58 61 62
RH            70 83 42 47 78 86 49 52 81 93 53 53 81 90 51 53
PWIND DIR          NW      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5      10       5      10      10      10

$$

KSZ024-212230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
337 AM CDT FRI AUG 21 2015

DATE             FRI 08/21/15            SAT 08/22/15            SUN 08/23/15
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                      84          69          90          61          77
TEMP          61 59 70 80 84 80 72 70 69 69 75 85 90 88 77 70 65 61 64 72 77 74
DEWPT         53 53 57 63 64 65 64 65 66 67 70 72 72 72 69 66 61 57 55 51 51 52
MIN/MAX RH                   51          94          55          88          40
RH            75 80 63 56 51 60 76 84 90 93 84 65 56 59 76 87 87 87 73 48 40 46
WIND DIR       S SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S NE NW  N NW  N NW NW NW
WIND SPD       5  4 11 14 16 12 10 11  9 10 14 17 19 16 14 14  9  6 11 12 10  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 OV B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    24 24  8  9 13 17 41 57 68 69 64 35 36 69 93 86 72 47 23 16 12 13
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          90          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.09           0        0.99           0
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS          IS  O  O SC SC
TSTMS                              IS IS          IS  O  O SC SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  2  2  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1
HAINES         5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 33 37 33<10<10<10<10<10 18 33 23<10<10<10<10 11 28 32<10
T WIND DIR     S SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S NE NW  N NW  N NW NW NW
T WIND SPD     9  9 20 25 25 27 19 21 18 18 24 25 31 36 29 28 18 13 18 18 17  9
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE          MON 08/24/15 TUE 08/25/15 WED 08/26/15 THU 08/27/15
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       54      81      56      82      60      85      62      85
TEMP          60 55 78 77 61 57 79 79 65 61 81 81 68 62 80 80
DEWPT         50 49 53 55 53 52 58 60 58 57 63 63 59 58 61 62
RH            69 80 42 47 75 83 49 52 78 87 54 54 73 87 52 54
PWIND DIR          NW       W      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5       5      10      10      10

$$

KSZ012-212230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
337 AM CDT FRI AUG 21 2015

DATE             FRI 08/21/15            SAT 08/22/15            SUN 08/23/15
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                      84          68          90          60          76
TEMP          60 58 69 80 84 80 71 69 68 68 74 85 90 86 76 70 64 60 64 71 76 74
DEWPT         53 53 57 62 64 65 64 65 65 66 70 72 73 72 70 66 61 55 55 51 52 53
MIN/MAX RH                   52          95          57          89          43
RH            78 83 66 54 51 60 79 87 90 93 87 65 58 63 82 87 90 84 73 49 43 48
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD       5  5 12 14 16 12 10 11  9 10 14 18 19 16 10 13  9  8 12 13 11  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC B2 OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    24 24  6 11  8 14 30 53 64 70 66 38 42 78 93 85 56 40 21 15  9 11
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          90          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.07           0        1.09           0
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS          IS  O  O SC SC
TSTMS                              IS IS          IS  O  O SC SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  2  2  5  5  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES         5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 33 39 32<10<10<10<10<10 19 33 23<10<10<10<10<10 29 39<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  N NW NW NW NW NW  W NW
T WIND SPD     9  9 20 25 26 28 18 19 17 19 25 26 32 37 19 26 17 12 19 20 19  9
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR


DATE          MON 08/24/15 TUE 08/25/15 WED 08/26/15 THU 08/27/15
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       52      80      55      82      59      84      61      84
TEMP          58 53 78 76 60 56 79 78 65 60 81 81 67 61 81 80
DEWPT         49 48 53 57 53 51 58 61 57 56 62 63 59 57 61 63
RH            72 83 42 52 78 83 49 56 75 87 53 54 75 87 51 56
PWIND DIR           W      NW      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5       5       5      10      10

$$

KSZ012-212230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
337 AM CDT FRI AUG 21 2015

DATE             FRI 08/21/15            SAT 08/22/15            SUN 08/23/15
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                      83          67          90          58          76
TEMP          61 59 70 80 83 78 70 67 67 67 73 84 90 86 76 70 64 58 63 71 75 73
DEWPT         54 54 58 61 65 66 64 65 65 66 70 72 73 72 70 66 61 56 55 52 53 54
MIN/MAX RH                   52          98          59          94          45
RH            78 83 66 52 55 67 81 93 93 97 90 67 58 63 82 87 90 93 75 51 46 51
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD       6  6 12 14 16 11 10 11  9 10 14 18 18 14 10 11  9  8 13 13 12  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC B2 OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    21 21  6  9  7 10 21 50 58 69 65 38 45 86 91 84 50 42 19 12  7 10
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          90          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.05           0        0.92           0
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS          IS  O  O IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS          IS  O  O IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  2  2  5  5  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES         5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 30 38 29<10<10<10<10<10 20 33 22<10<10<10<10<10 31 41<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW  W NW
T WIND SPD    14 16 19 25 25 25 16 18 16 16 23 25 31 36 16 17 17 14 19 24 23 12
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE          MON 08/24/15 TUE 08/25/15 WED 08/26/15 THU 08/27/15
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       51      80      54      81      58      83      61      84
TEMP          56 52 77 76 59 55 77 77 63 59 80 78 65 61 80 80
DEWPT         49 48 54 59 53 52 59 61 57 55 62 64 58 57 62 64
RH            77 86 45 56 80 90 54 58 81 87 54 62 78 87 54 58
PWIND DIR           W      NW      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5       5       5      10      10

$$


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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