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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
527 AM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

KSZ058-222215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
527 AM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

DATE             SUN 05/22/16            MON 05/23/16            TUE 05/24/16
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                      80          64          76          65          80
TEMP             60 69 76 79 77 71 67 65 64 69 74 76 75 70 67 66 65 72 77 80 78
DEWPT            54 60 63 64 64 63 60 59 59 62 64 66 66 66 65 65 64 68 69 70 69
MIN/MAX RH                   60          83          71         100          71
RH               81 73 64 60 64 76 78 81 84 78 71 71 74 87 93 97 97 87 76 72 74
WIND DIR         SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          8 12 13 14 12  9 10 12 12 16 18 18 16 13 12 11 11 12 16 17 16
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS (%)       67 59 52 68 65 63 62 70 90 89 88 87 85 88 90 88 85 81 77 72 67
POP 12HR                     10          20          60          60          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.61        0.31        0.09
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                              IS IS NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 13 42 37 22<10<10<10<10 16 39 51 17<10<10<10<10 10 24 26 24
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       12 18 20 24 25 18 19 23 24 33 36 27 32 25 25 21 23 25 32 35 35
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          WED 05/25/16 THU 05/26/16 FRI 05/27/16 SAT 05/28/16
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       67      84      68      85      65      79      62      79
TEMP          70 67 81 82 71 68 82 82 69 65 76 77 66 62 76 77
DEWPT         67 67 69 68 67 67 67 68 64 64 66 63 62 61 63 63
RH            90100 67 63 87 97 61 63 84 97 71 62 87 97 64 62
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           30      20      20      30      30      40      50      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-222215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
527 AM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

DATE             SUN 05/22/16            MON 05/23/16            TUE 05/24/16
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                      80          65          76          64          81
TEMP             58 67 75 79 77 71 68 66 65 70 74 76 74 69 67 65 64 71 78 81 79
DEWPT            52 56 60 62 63 62 61 60 60 62 64 63 63 65 65 65 63 67 69 69 68
MIN/MAX RH                   57          83          64         100          66
RH               80 68 60 56 62 73 78 81 84 76 71 64 69 87 93100 97 87 74 67 69
WIND DIR         SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          8 11 13 14 13 10 10 10 11 13 16 17 16 11 10 12  9 12 14 16 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       58 52 47 70 74 69 63 70 88 89 90 89 88 89 89 86 83 79 76 69 63
POP 12HR                     10          30          60          60          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04        0.64        0.48        0.12
RAIN SHWRS                         IS SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                              IS SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 10 40 36 25<10<10<10<10 16 40 30 22<10<10<10<10<10 35 33 25
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       13 20 23 25 26 19 19 19 21 29 25 32 33 21 19 23 18 26 28 32 29
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          WED 05/25/16 THU 05/26/16 FRI 05/27/16 SAT 05/28/16
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       67      85      66      86      66      81      62      79
TEMP          70 67 81 83 70 66 82 83 70 66 78 79 66 62 76 77
DEWPT         66 66 68 66 63 65 65 65 61 63 63 61 62 61 61 59
RH            87 97 65 57 78 97 56 55 73 90 60 54 87 97 60 54
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           40      30      30      30      40      40      50      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-222215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
527 AM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

DATE             SUN 05/22/16            MON 05/23/16            TUE 05/24/16
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                      79          65          76          64          82
TEMP             58 68 75 78 77 71 67 65 65 70 74 76 74 69 67 65 64 72 78 82 80
DEWPT            51 55 59 62 63 62 61 60 59 61 63 64 63 64 64 65 63 67 68 69 67
MIN/MAX RH                   56          84          65         100          63
RH               77 63 58 58 62 73 81 84 81 73 69 66 69 84 90100 97 84 71 65 65
WIND DIR         SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          8 12 13 14 13 10 11 10 11 14 16 17 16 11 10 10  9 10 13 16 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS (%)       52 47 41 65 67 62 57 72 87 88 90 90 89 90 90 87 83 78 73 70 68
POP 12HR                     10          30          60          60          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04        0.63        0.51        0.10
RAIN SHWRS                         IS SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                              IS SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 12 38 41 24<10<10<10<10 17 38 27 22<10<10<10<10 14 38 39 32
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       12 20 21 25 25 19 20 19 21 28 26 31 32 21 19 19 18 24 26 33 26
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          WED 05/25/16 THU 05/26/16 FRI 05/27/16 SAT 05/28/16
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       67      85      66      86      66      81      62      79
TEMP          70 67 81 83 70 66 82 83 70 66 78 79 66 62 76 76
DEWPT         65 66 69 66 63 65 66 65 62 63 63 62 61 61 62 60
RH            84 97 67 57 78 97 58 55 76 90 60 56 84 97 62 58
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           40      40      40      30      50      50      50      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-222215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
527 AM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

DATE             SUN 05/22/16            MON 05/23/16            TUE 05/24/16
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                      80          65          76          64          82
TEMP             57 69 76 79 77 72 69 66 65 70 74 76 74 69 67 65 64 72 78 82 80
DEWPT            50 54 58 61 61 61 59 59 59 61 63 64 63 63 64 64 64 66 68 69 67
MIN/MAX RH                   51          81          66         100          63
RH               77 59 54 54 58 68 70 78 81 73 69 66 69 81 90 97100 81 71 65 65
WIND DIR         SE SE  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6 12 14 16 13 10 11 10 12 14 16 17 14 11  9  9  8 10 12 17 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       41 38 35 58 64 59 54 68 84 87 91 90 89 90 92 88 84 77 71 71 70
POP 12HR                     10          30          70          60          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.57        0.52        0.09
RAIN SHWRS                         IS SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                              IS SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 14 40 46 28<10<10<10<10 18 45 30 24<10<10<10<10 11 42 43 27
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       16 23 23 24 24 18 18 17 21 27 27 29 31 20 17 17 13 16 24 31 19
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          WED 05/25/16 THU 05/26/16 FRI 05/27/16 SAT 05/28/16
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       67      84      66      85      65      81      62      79
TEMP          70 67 81 82 70 66 81 82 69 65 78 79 66 62 76 76
DEWPT         65 67 69 67 63 65 68 65 62 63 64 62 61 61 63 60
RH            84100 67 61 78 97 65 56 78 93 62 56 84 97 64 58
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           50      40      40      40      50      50      50      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC 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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