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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
431 AM CDT THU APR 10 2014

KSZ058-102230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
431 AM CDT THU APR 10 2014

DATE             THU 04/10/14            FRI 04/11/14            SAT 04/12/14
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                      73          47          73          54          77
TEMP             54 62 70 73 68 61 54 50 48 59 70 73 70 60 56 55 55 65 73 77 75
DEWPT            42 44 45 40 39 39 40 38 36 41 45 47 48 50 51 52 53 56 58 59 59
MIN/MAX RH                   30          64          39          94          54
RH               64 52 41 30 34 44 59 63 63 51 41 40 45 69 83 90 93 73 59 54 58
WIND DIR          S  W  N NE NE NE  E  E NE  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         12  6 19 17 11  6  8  5  6 10  9  8  6  6  6  8 10 16 19 20 19
WIND GUST              29 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       34 42 49 37 24 28 31 50 68 43 30 21 12 19 26 36 46 53 59 60 61
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   SC
TSTMS                                                                        SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  4  4  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 14 42 49 37<10<10<10<10 18 34 38 35<10<10<10<10 14 19 30 32
T WIND DIR        S SW  N NE NE NE  E  E NE  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       27 12 29 33 17  9 10  8 12 23 20 18 16 10 10 14 20 26 28 34 39
SMOKE DISP       FR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX GD GD PR PR PR PR GD GD EX EX


DATE          SUN 04/13/14  MON 04/14/14  TUE 04/15/14  WED 04/16/14
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     61    66      36    51      32    58      40    61
TEMP          64 61 64 61   44 36 48 49   37 33 55 55   44 40 58 57
DEWPT         58 57 55 43   35 29 24 26   23 23 29 32   31 30 34 40
RH            81 87 73 51   70 75 39 40   56 66 37 41   60 67 40 53
PWIND DIR         S    NE       N     N       W     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       15>   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 OV   OV B2 SC FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         40    70      50    20       5     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC NM NM   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC NM NM

$$

KSZ024-102230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
431 AM CDT THU APR 10 2014

DATE             THU 04/10/14            FRI 04/11/14            SAT 04/12/14
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                      68          46          73          53          78
TEMP             57 62 66 68 65 58 52 48 47 59 69 73 70 59 55 54 54 65 74 78 75
DEWPT            40 42 40 34 33 34 35 33 33 36 39 42 44 46 47 48 51 55 59 59 58
MIN/MAX RH                   28          58          32          90          53
RH               53 48 38 28 30 40 52 56 58 42 33 33 39 62 74 80 90 70 59 52 55
WIND DIR         SW  N  N NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6 13 17 11  6  5  3  3  4  6  6  8  9  8  6  6  9 13 17 16 13
WIND GUST              27
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC B1 SC FW SC SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       48 50 52 34 17 28 38 50 62 39 17 14 10 17 24 36 47 54 60 76 92
POP 12HR                      5          10           5           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                             IS IS NM
TSTMS                                                                  IS IS NM
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  6  6  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 20 44 48 43<10<10<10<10 14 39 50 38<10<10<10<10<10 17 28 49
T WIND DIR       SW  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       12 28 36 21 11  8  6  5  5 14 11 10 17 14 12 13 18 20 25 27 16
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          SUN 04/13/14  MON 04/14/14  TUE 04/15/14  WED 04/16/14
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    60      35    51      31    57      39    60
TEMP          64 59 58 55   43 35 48 49   36 32 54 54   43 39 56 56
DEWPT         57 55 47 39   33 26 23 24   22 22 28 31   29 28 31 37
RH            78 87 67 55   67 69 37 37   56 66 36 41   57 64 38 49
PWIND DIR         S    NE       N     N       W     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 OV OV   OV B1 SC SC   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         60    70      50    10       5     5       5    10
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM   SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM

$$

KSZ012-102230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
431 AM CDT THU APR 10 2014

DATE             THU 04/10/14            FRI 04/11/14            SAT 04/12/14
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                      68          45          73          52          78
TEMP             56 61 66 68 64 57 51 47 46 58 68 73 70 60 55 53 53 65 75 78 75
DEWPT            40 41 39 33 33 33 33 33 32 35 38 41 43 44 45 47 50 55 59 59 58
MIN/MAX RH                   27          59          31          89          52
RH               55 48 37 27 31 40 50 58 58 42 33 31 38 55 69 80 89 70 58 52 55
WIND DIR         SW  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6 18 19 12  5  4  3  3  3  6  8  9 10  9  8  8 10 13 17 17 13
WIND GUST              29
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       53 53 53 35 16 27 38 50 62 38 12 12 11 18 25 37 50 55 60 75 90
POP 12HR                      5          20           5           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                            IS                               IS IS NM
TSTMS                                                                  IS IS NM
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  6  6  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 19 42 54 32<10<10<10<10 14 45 51 40<10<10<10<10<10 22 31 44
T WIND DIR       SW  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  N SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       13 36 33 20 10  4  5  4  4 13  8  9 18 16 14 16 19 20 26 26 18
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX FR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          SUN 04/13/14  MON 04/14/14  TUE 04/15/14  WED 04/16/14
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     56    57      34    50      31    57      38    58
TEMP          63 57 55 53   42 34 47 48   35 31 53 54   42 38 55 55
DEWPT         56 54 45 38   32 26 22 24   22 22 28 30   28 27 31 37
RH            78 90 69 57   67 72 37 39   59 69 38 40   57 64 40 51
PWIND DIR         S     N       N     N       W     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2 OV OV   OV B1 SC SC   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         60    70      50    10       5     5      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM   SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM

$$

KSZ012-102230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
431 AM CDT THU APR 10 2014

DATE             THU 04/10/14            FRI 04/11/14            SAT 04/12/14
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                      68          45          73          51          78
TEMP             57 61 66 68 64 57 51 47 46 58 68 73 70 59 55 53 52 65 74 78 74
DEWPT            40 41 37 31 31 31 33 33 32 36 39 41 42 43 44 46 49 54 58 59 58
MIN/MAX RH                   26          60          32          88          52
RH               53 48 34 25 29 37 50 58 58 44 34 31 36 55 66 77 89 68 57 52 57
WIND DIR         SW  N  N  N NE  E SE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5 14 14 10  3  2  1  1  2  6  6  9 10  9  8  8  9 12 16 16 14
WIND GUST              29
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       58 56 54 35 16 28 40 52 63 38 10 11 11 17 22 35 48 54 59 74 89
POP 12HR                      5          20           5           5          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                            IS                               SC SC NM
TSTMS                                                                  SC SC NM
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3
HAINES            5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  6  6  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 18 41 55<10<10<10<10<10 12 42 50 38<10<10<10<10<10 22 31 35
T WIND DIR       SW  N  N  N NE SE SE  S SW SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       10 35 31 19  6  5  5  5  5 12  5  9 17 16 12 13 17 19 24 23 19
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          SUN 04/13/14  MON 04/14/14  TUE 04/15/14  WED 04/16/14
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     55    56      34    50      30    56      38    58
TEMP          62 57 53 51   41 34 46 48   35 31 52 53   42 38 54 55
DEWPT         56 53 44 37   32 26 22 24   22 22 28 29   28 26 30 36
RH            81 86 71 59   70 72 38 39   59 69 39 39   57 62 40 49
PWIND DIR         S     N       N     N       W     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV OV   OV B1 SC SC   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         60    70      50    10       5     5      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM   SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM

$$


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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