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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
401 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

KSZ058-242215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
401 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

DATE             SAT 09/24/16            SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16
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                      85          63          72          51          70
TEMP          70 69 76 82 85 81 71 67 65 63 67 70 72 68 59 55 53 51 59 67 70 65
DEWPT         66 66 70 71 71 71 69 67 65 63 63 58 56 56 54 51 47 45 46 44 44 48
MIN/MAX RH                   65         100          58          87          39
RH            87 90 82 69 63 72 93100100100 87 66 57 65 83 86 80 80 62 43 39 54
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N NW  N NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       8  8 12 12 11  8  4  5  5  4 11 12 12  6  5  5  5  5  8 10 10  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    38 58 59 62 86 92 93 97100 97 91 86 74 62 48 33 23 13 11 10 11 12
POP 12HR                     80          80          70          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.37        0.93        0.20           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC SC  O  O  O  O NM NM NM NM
TSTMS               IS SC SC  O  O  O  O NM NM NM NM
LAL            1  1  1  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 34 47<10<10<10<10<10 15 23 24<10<10<10<10<10<10 38 42<10
T WIND DIR    SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S SW  W  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD    11 12 18 20 23 12  6  6  8  5 23 19 17 12 12 12 13 12 12 16 17 10
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE          TUE 09/27/16 WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16
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       47      74      50      78      54      78      58      79
TEMP          52 47 69 69 55 50 73 73 59 54 74 74 62 58 75 73
DEWPT         43 43 49 53 50 47 56 58 55 52 60 62 59 57 63 63
RH            71 86 49 57 83 89 55 59 87 93 62 66 90 96 66 71
PWIND DIR          NW       W      SW      SW       S      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       0       0       5       5      10      10      20
RAIN SHWRS                                              IS IS
TSTMS                                                   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-242215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
401 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

DATE             SAT 09/24/16            SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16
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                      84          63          72          51          70
TEMP          71 70 76 82 84 80 71 67 65 63 67 70 72 68 58 55 53 51 59 67 70 66
DEWPT         64 65 68 70 70 70 69 67 65 63 56 54 53 51 50 46 43 43 43 41 39 42
MIN/MAX RH                   64         100          50          75          32
RH            79 84 76 67 63 72 93100100100 68 57 51 54 75 72 69 74 55 39 32 42
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD       6  8 10 11 11  9  5  5  5  8 10 11 12  8  6  6  5  5  9 11 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    35 58 67 72 88 97 96100100 90 80 70 60 49 32 16 12  7  7  6  8  9
POP 12HR                     80          80          30           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.33        0.81        0.06           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC NM  O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               IS SC NM  O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC
LAL            1  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 19 46<10<10<10<10<10 13 25 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 35 47<10
T WIND DIR    SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW  N
T WIND SPD    12 14 19 21 24 18 10 11 10 13 21 21 17 14 14 16 14 17 13 20 18 10
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE          TUE 09/27/16 WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16
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       48      75      51      78      54      77      58      78
TEMP          52 48 70 70 56 51 73 73 59 54 73 73 62 58 75 72
DEWPT         41 43 48 50 48 47 55 55 54 53 59 59 57 56 62 61
RH            66 83 45 49 74 86 53 53 83 96 62 62 84 93 64 68
PWIND DIR          NW       W      SW       S      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       5      10      20      20
RAIN SHWRS                                        IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                             IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-242215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
401 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

DATE             SAT 09/24/16            SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16
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                      83          62          71          48          70
TEMP          70 69 75 81 83 79 70 66 64 62 66 69 71 66 57 53 50 48 57 66 70 65
DEWPT         65 65 69 71 71 70 69 66 64 62 57 55 54 52 50 46 43 42 43 42 41 44
MIN/MAX RH                   67         100          54          79          35
RH            84 87 82 72 67 74 97100100100 73 61 55 61 77 77 77 80 59 42 35 46
WIND DIR      SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD       6  5  9 10 10  8  4  4  5  6  9 10 11  6  5  5  4  4  8 10 10  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    39 58 63 71 78 97 97100 99 86 77 69 60 52 33 14 10  6  6  6  8  9
POP 12HR                     80          80          30           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.32        0.90        0.06           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC NM  O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               IS SC NM  O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC
LAL            1  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 36 42<10<10<10<10<10 14 26 38<10<10<10<10<10<10 35 44<10
T WIND DIR    SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD    11  9 14 21 24 13  4  5  6 10 20 21 19 12 12 13 12 12 12 20 20 10
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE          TUE 09/27/16 WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16
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       47      75      50      78      54      76      57      78
TEMP          52 47 70 70 55 50 73 73 59 54 72 72 61 57 74 72
DEWPT         42 42 49 51 49 47 56 57 55 53 59 60 56 56 62 61
RH            69 83 47 51 80 89 55 57 87 96 64 66 84 96 66 68
PWIND DIR          NW       W      SW       S      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       5      10      20      20
RAIN SHWRS                                        IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                             IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-242215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
401 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

DATE             SAT 09/24/16            SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16
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                      84          62          71          47          70
TEMP          69 68 74 81 84 80 70 66 64 62 66 69 71 66 56 52 49 47 56 66 70 65
DEWPT         65 65 69 71 71 70 69 66 64 62 57 55 54 53 50 47 44 43 44 43 42 44
MIN/MAX RH                   66         100          55          85          36
RH            87 90 84 72 65 72 97100100100 73 61 55 63 80 83 83 86 64 43 36 46
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD       8  6 10 11 11  8  5  5  5  8 10 11 13  8  5  5  4  5  9 11 11  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    38 54 62 68 75 96 96100 96 86 77 68 59 51 32 14 10  6  6  6  7  8
POP 12HR                     80          80          30           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.30        0.97        0.06           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC NM  O  O NM SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               IS SC NM  O  O NM SC SC SC SC SC
LAL            1  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 40 42<10<10<10<10<10 13 27 38<10<10<10<10<10<10 37 43<10
T WIND DIR    SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD    14 13 17 20 23 13  8  6 10 13 23 21 21 16 10 11 10 11 14 21 21 12
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE          TUE 09/27/16 WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16
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       46      75      49      77      54      76      57      77
TEMP          51 46 70 70 54 49 72 72 59 54 72 72 61 57 74 71
DEWPT         42 43 49 52 49 47 56 58 54 53 59 60 56 56 62 62
RH            71 89 47 53 83 93 57 61 83 96 64 66 84 96 66 73
PWIND DIR           W       W      SW       S      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       5      10      20      20
RAIN SHWRS                                        IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                             IS IS IS IS

$$


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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