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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
344 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

KSZ058-232215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
344 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

DATE             FRI 09/23/16            SAT 09/24/16            SUN 09/25/16
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                      88          68          84          64          72
TEMP          68 65 74 84 88 84 75 72 70 68 75 81 84 80 71 68 66 64 67 71 72 68
DEWPT         65 62 66 67 66 67 66 64 65 66 69 71 72 71 69 67 66 64 62 59 58 56
MIN/MAX RH                   48          96          66         100          60
RH            90 90 76 57 48 57 74 76 84 93 82 72 67 74 93 97100100 84 66 61 65
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       6  5  8 11 11  8  6  6  8  8 11 13 14  9  6  5  4  4  8 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)     1  3  3  3  9  8 17 21 48 65 68 71 77 82 89 95 96 96 87 77 64 51
POP 12HR                      0           5          50          80          80
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.29        1.19        0.34
RAIN SHWRS                               SC SC SC SC  O  O  O  O  O  O  O  O
TSTMS                                    SC SC SC SC  O  O  O  O IS IS IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
HAINES         4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  3  3  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 41 47 37<10<10<10<10<10<10 34<10<10<10<10<10 12 22 29<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD    10  8 12 16 17 20 10  9 11 12 20 20 24 13  8  9  5  8 20 18 17 14
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE          MON 09/26/16 TUE 09/27/16 WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16
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       51      70      48      74      51      77      55      78
TEMP          55 51 67 66 52 48 70 69 56 51 73 73 59 55 74 74
DEWPT         51 45 46 48 46 43 50 53 49 49 57 59 55 53 61 62
RH            86 80 47 52 80 83 49 57 77 93 57 62 87 93 64 66
PWIND DIR          NW      NW      NW      NW       W       S      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      10       5      10       5       5      10      10

$$

KSZ024-232215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
344 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

DATE             FRI 09/23/16            SAT 09/24/16            SUN 09/25/16
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                      87          68          84          63          71
TEMP          70 67 75 84 87 83 75 72 70 68 75 81 84 80 71 67 65 63 66 70 71 67
DEWPT         64 62 65 65 64 65 65 64 63 64 68 70 70 69 68 66 63 59 56 54 52 51
MIN/MAX RH                   46          90          64          96          51
RH            81 84 71 53 46 55 71 76 78 87 79 69 63 69 90 97 93 87 70 57 51 56
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N NW NW
WIND SPD       6  5  6 11 12  9  8  8  6  8 11 13 13 10  6  5  5  8 10 11 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)     3  7  4  4  9  8 13 18 46 61 70 79 83 87 89 92 90 87 74 61 54 47
POP 12HR                      0          10          60          80          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.39        1.04        0.12
RAIN SHWRS                               SC SC NM NM  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                    SC SC NM NM  O  O  O  O IS IS IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4
HAINES         4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 41 43<10<10<10<10<10<10 12<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 23 33<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N NW NW
T WIND SPD    12 10 12 17 19 18 14 13 13 14 23 24 25 19 12 10  9 17 21 19 18 13
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR EX EX FR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE          MON 09/26/16 TUE 09/27/16 WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16
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       50      70      48      73      50      75      54      77
TEMP          54 50 67 66 52 48 69 68 55 50 71 71 58 54 73 73
DEWPT         47 43 43 44 43 43 48 48 46 47 54 56 53 52 59 60
RH            77 77 42 45 71 83 47 49 72 89 55 59 83 93 62 64
PWIND DIR          NW      NW      NW      NW       W       E      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      10       5       5      10       5      10      10

$$

KSZ012-232215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
344 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

DATE             FRI 09/23/16            SAT 09/24/16            SUN 09/25/16
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                      88          68          83          63          71
TEMP          70 67 76 84 88 84 75 72 70 68 74 80 83 79 70 67 65 63 66 70 71 67
DEWPT         66 63 66 66 65 66 65 64 64 64 68 71 71 70 68 66 63 59 56 54 53 52
MIN/MAX RH                   47          90          67          97          53
RH            87 87 71 55 47 55 71 76 81 87 82 74 67 74 93 97 93 87 70 57 53 59
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N NW NW NW
WIND SPD       5  4  6  9 11  6  6  5  5  6  9 11 12  9  5  3  4  6  9 10 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)     6 13  5  4 10  8 12 14 46 53 66 79 84 89 90 92 89 85 72 58 52 46
POP 12HR                      0          10          60          80          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.34        1.04        0.13
RAIN SHWRS                               SC SC NM NM  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                    SC SC NM NM  O  O  O  O IS IS IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3
HAINES         4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 42 46 36<10<10<10<10<10 47 28<10<10<10<10<10 18 26 35<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N NW NW
T WIND SPD     9  6 10 16 18 20 10  9  9 11 16 25 19 17  8  6  6 17 25 23 19 12
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR


DATE          MON 09/26/16 TUE 09/27/16 WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16
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       50      70      47      72      49      75      52      76
TEMP          54 50 67 65 52 47 68 67 54 49 71 70 57 52 72 72
DEWPT         48 42 45 45 44 43 48 49 46 47 54 55 53 52 59 60
RH            80 74 45 48 74 86 49 52 74 93 55 59 86100 64 66
PWIND DIR          NW      NW      NW      NW       W       E      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5      10       5      10      10

$$

KSZ012-232215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
344 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

DATE             FRI 09/23/16            SAT 09/24/16            SUN 09/25/16
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                      89          67          83          62          71
TEMP          70 67 76 85 89 85 75 71 69 67 74 80 83 79 70 66 64 62 66 69 71 67
DEWPT         66 64 66 67 66 66 66 64 64 64 68 70 71 70 69 66 63 59 56 54 53 52
MIN/MAX RH                   46          92          67         100          54
RH            87 90 71 55 47 53 74 79 84 90 82 72 67 74 97100 97 90 70 59 53 59
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD       6  5  8 10 11  6  5  6  6  8 11 12 12 10  6  4  5  8  9 10 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)     8 18  6  4 10  8  9 11 50 48 64 80 84 87 90 93 89 84 71 57 52 46
POP 12HR                      0           5          60          80          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.31        0.94        0.11
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS NM NM  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                    IS IS NM NM  O  O  O  O IS IS IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3
HAINES         4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 43 47 37<10<10<10<10<10 42 38<10<10<10<10<10 19 25 35<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD    12 11 11 16 18 19 13 13 14 14 18 24 19 18 12 10 12 18 26 20 21 16
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD EX PR


DATE          MON 09/26/16 TUE 09/27/16 WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16
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       50      70      47      71      49      74      52      75
TEMP          54 50 66 65 52 47 67 67 53 49 70 70 56 52 71 71
DEWPT         48 43 46 46 44 43 48 49 47 47 53 55 52 51 59 60
RH            80 77 48 50 74 86 50 52 80 93 55 59 86 96 66 68
PWIND DIR          NW      NW      NW      NW       W       E      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5      10       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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