Land Management Forecasts
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
000
FNUS83 KTOP 250843
FWLTOP

FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
343 AM CDT THU JUN 25 2015

KSZ058-252215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
343 AM CDT THU JUN 25 2015

DATE             THU 06/25/15            FRI 06/26/15            SAT 06/27/15
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                      95          71          82          61          82
TEMP          75 75 84 91 95 92 81 76 73 72 77 80 82 80 70 66 63 62 71 78 82 80
DEWPT         68 66 69 68 66 70 70 70 69 68 68 67 66 66 65 64 63 62 63 62 61 60
MIN/MAX RH                   39          92          59         100          47
RH            79 74 61 47 39 49 69 82 87 87 74 65 58 62 84 93100100 76 58 49 51
WIND DIR       S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD      14 12 18 14 13 10 11 11  8  6  9 16 19 14  6  5  4  4  5  8  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)    13  7  9 12 24 13 21 35 50 81 76 70 66 61 56 51 46 42 37 33 29 24
POP 12HR                     10          60          40          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.37        0.15           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                      IS SC NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                           IS SC NM SC SC IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  5  5  5  5  3  3  5  5  5  5  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 30 52 40<10<10<10<10 20 48 40 40<10<10<10<10 32 60 61 55
T WIND DIR     S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S NW NW  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD    21 19 25 21 20 19 23 21 16 13 13 23 33 26  9  8  6  6 10 11  8  3
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX GD FR


DATE          SUN 06/28/15 MON 06/29/15 TUE 06/30/15 WED 07/01/15
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       61      88      66      88      67      88      67      85
TEMP          66 62 83 85 71 66 84 86 72 67 84 86 72 67 82 83
DEWPT         60 60 61 62 63 63 62 63 61 63 62 63 65 65 68 68
RH            81 93 47 46 76 90 48 46 68 87 48 46 79 93 63 61
PWIND DIR           E      SW      SW      NW       S       E      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5       5      20      10       5      10      40      40
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS                   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                     IS IS                   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-252215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
343 AM CDT THU JUN 25 2015

DATE             THU 06/25/15            FRI 06/26/15            SAT 06/27/15
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                      93          69          79          62          82
TEMP          79 76 84 90 93 90 80 75 71 70 74 77 79 77 69 66 63 62 71 78 82 79
DEWPT         67 66 68 69 69 73 72 70 69 68 67 67 66 66 65 65 63 62 63 62 61 61
MIN/MAX RH                   46          97          65         100          50
RH            67 71 59 50 46 58 77 84 93 93 79 71 64 69 87 97100100 76 58 49 54
WIND DIR      SW SW  W  W  W  E  E  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD      13  9 11  6  5  9  9  8  6  9 11 18 14 11  5  4  3  3  5  6  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    38 23 27 38 59 79 74 82 84 84 78 71 67 62 57 52 47 42 37 33 31 28
POP 12HR                     30          70          40          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.79        0.09           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC NM NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                     IS SC NM NM NM SC SC IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 14 31 41 35<10<10<10<10 20 33 40 29<10<10<10<10 25 54 60<10
T WIND DIR    SW SW  W  W SW  E  E  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD    26 17 18 11  8  5 17 16 13 17 18 33 25 19  9  6  5  6  9  9  5 11
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR
FLASH FLOOD                   A  A  A  A


DATE          SUN 06/28/15 MON 06/29/15 TUE 06/30/15 WED 07/01/15
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       62      87      65      87      66      87      66      84
TEMP          66 62 82 84 70 66 83 84 70 66 83 85 71 66 81 82
DEWPT         61 60 62 63 62 62 63 64 63 62 64 64 64 64 66 67
RH            84 93 51 49 76 87 51 51 78 87 53 50 79 93 60 61
PWIND DIR          SE      SW      NW      NW       N      NE      SE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5      10      20      10      10      10      40      40
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS                   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                     IS IS                   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-252215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
343 AM CDT THU JUN 25 2015

DATE             THU 06/25/15            FRI 06/26/15            SAT 06/27/15
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                      89          69          78          61          81
TEMP          78 76 82 87 89 87 78 73 71 70 74 77 78 76 69 65 63 62 71 77 81 79
DEWPT         68 67 68 71 73 73 73 70 69 67 67 66 66 65 65 65 63 62 63 63 62 61
MIN/MAX RH                   59          96          66         100          51
RH            71 74 63 59 59 63 85 90 93 90 79 69 67 69 87100100100 76 62 53 54
WIND DIR      SW SW  W  N NE NE  E  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  N  N  N NW
WIND SPD      10  9  9  5  5 10  9 10  8 10 11 14 14 11  5  3  3  3  5  6  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    40 28 49 46 61 76 82 88 92 86 79 71 67 61 56 51 45 39 34 29 30 30
POP 12HR                     40          80          40          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.05        1.10        0.09           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC NM  O  O SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                     IS SC NM  O  O SC SC IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 14 28 34 22<10<10<10<10 17 29 43 34<10<10<10<10 19 45 56<10
T WIND DIR    SW SW  W NW NE NE  E  E NE NE  N NE  N  N  N NW NW NW  N  N  N NW
T WIND SPD    19 16 13  5  1 11 17 19 16 19 20 28 24 18  6  5  5  5  6  8  4  8
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR PR FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD FR PR
FLASH FLOOD                   A  A  A  A


DATE          SUN 06/28/15 MON 06/29/15 TUE 06/30/15 WED 07/01/15
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       62      85      65      86      65      86      66      84
TEMP          66 62 81 83 69 65 82 83 69 65 82 84 70 66 81 82
DEWPT         60 60 63 64 62 62 64 64 62 62 65 65 63 63 66 67
RH            81 93 54 53 78 90 55 53 78 90 56 53 78 90 60 61
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      NW      NW       N      NE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           10      10      20      10      10      10      40      40
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS                   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                     IS IS                   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-252215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
343 AM CDT THU JUN 25 2015

DATE             THU 06/25/15            FRI 06/26/15            SAT 06/27/15
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                      86          69          78          61          81
TEMP          78 75 80 84 86 84 76 72 70 69 73 77 78 76 69 65 63 61 71 77 81 79
DEWPT         70 68 70 72 73 73 71 69 68 67 67 66 66 65 65 64 63 61 63 63 62 61
MIN/MAX RH                   66          97          65         100          52
RH            76 79 72 67 65 70 85 90 93 93 81 69 67 69 87 97100100 76 62 53 54
WIND DIR      SW SW NW  N NE NE  E  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  N  N  N NW
WIND SPD       6  8  9  6  6  8  6  9  8  6 12 12 13 10  4  3  2  3  4  6  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    41 25 50 56 70 81 84 94 95 89 79 69 64 58 53 47 41 36 30 25 27 28
POP 12HR                     40          80          40          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.07        1.20        0.09           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC NM  O  O SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                     IS SC NM  O  O SC SC IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         5  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 16 25 31 29<10<10<10<10 20 27 43 25<10<10<10<10 21 51 59<10
T WIND DIR    SW SW NW  N NE NE  E NE NE  E  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  N  N  N NW
T WIND SPD    14 12 11  6  4 10 12 13 13 10 20 25 23 17  9  5  5  5  5  8  5 11
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR PR FR PR PR PR PR GD GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD FR PR
FLASH FLOOD                   A  A  A  A


DATE          SUN 06/28/15 MON 06/29/15 TUE 06/30/15 WED 07/01/15
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       62      85      64      85      64      85      65      84
TEMP          66 62 80 82 69 65 81 82 69 65 81 83 69 65 81 82
DEWPT         60 60 64 65 62 61 64 64 62 62 65 64 63 63 66 67
RH            81 93 58 56 78 87 56 55 78 90 58 53 81 93 60 61
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       W      NW       N       N      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           10      10      20      10      10      10      30      30
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS                   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                     IS IS                   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


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.