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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
333 AM CDT FRI AUG 15 2014

KSZ058-152215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
333 AM CDT FRI AUG 15 2014

DATE             FRI 08/15/14            SAT 08/16/14            SUN 08/17/14
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                      90          72          94          70          91
TEMP          69 67 78 87 90 88 80 76 74 72 83 91 94 90 79 74 71 70 81 89 91 88
DEWPT         64 63 66 65 64 65 66 66 66 66 68 67 67 68 68 68 68 68 69 69 69 68
MIN/MAX RH                   43          81          41          95          48
RH            84 87 67 48 42 47 62 71 76 81 61 45 41 49 69 82 90 93 67 52 49 52
WIND DIR      SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W SW  W  W NW NW NW  N  N
WIND SPD       5  9 14 16 18 13 17 12 14 12 13 11 11  9  5  4  4  5  6  8  8  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)    62 68 59 50 59 68 74 80 73 50 43 36 38 40 40 41 40 39 35 31 28 24
POP 12HR                     30          50          30          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.15        0.06        0.05        0.01
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS    IS SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS    IS SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL            2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
HAINES         5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 10 30 71<10<10<10<10<10 13 36 73 27<10<10<10<10 11 25 36 45
T WIND DIR    SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W SW  W  W NW  N NW NW  E
T WIND SPD     9 16 21 24 23 27 32 24 27 24 26 24 20 17 11 10  9 11  9  8  4  2
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          MON 08/18/14  TUE 08/19/14  WED 08/20/14  THU 08/21/14
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     68    92      70    92      70    91      70    92
TEMP          72 68 88 88   73 70 89 89   74 71 88 88   74 71 89 88
DEWPT         67 66 68 67   66 66 68 68   67 67 69 69   66 63 66 67
RH            84 93 52 50   79 87 50 50   79 87 54 54   76 76 47 50
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SW    SW       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         10    20      40    30      20    40      40    20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS   SC SC SC SC   IS IS SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS   SC SC SC SC   IS IS SC SC   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ024-152215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
333 AM CDT FRI AUG 15 2014

DATE             FRI 08/15/14            SAT 08/16/14            SUN 08/17/14
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                      89          72          90          68          88
TEMP          69 67 77 86 89 86 79 76 74 72 80 87 90 87 76 72 70 69 77 85 88 85
DEWPT         62 62 66 67 66 67 68 68 67 66 69 68 69 69 68 67 67 67 69 68 68 68
MIN/MAX RH                   48          82          50          96          52
RH            78 84 69 53 47 53 69 76 79 81 69 53 50 55 76 84 90 93 76 57 52 57
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD       5  6 10 12 16 10  8 11  9  6 10  8  9  6  5  4  4  5  8  8  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)    62 72 67 62 69 76 79 83 75 58 48 38 38 38 44 49 47 45 40 36 30 25
POP 12HR                     50          50          30          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.36        0.10        0.10        0.02
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL            2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
HAINES         5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 29 60<10<10<10<10<10 10 30 64<10<10<10<10<10 14 35 42 33
T WIND DIR    SE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  E
T WIND SPD    11 13 18 19 21 19 13 23 18 13 19 19 20 14 10  9  9 11 12  8  3  3
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR


DATE          MON 08/18/14  TUE 08/19/14  WED 08/20/14  THU 08/21/14
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     67    89      68    90      69    89      70    92
TEMP          70 67 86 86   72 69 86 87   73 70 86 86   73 70 88 87
DEWPT         67 66 69 68   66 66 69 69   67 66 69 69   68 65 67 67
RH            90 97 57 55   81 90 57 55   81 87 57 57   84 84 50 52
PWIND DIR         E    SE       S     W       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         10    20      30    20      30    30      30    20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS   SC SC IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS   SC SC IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-152215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
333 AM CDT FRI AUG 15 2014

DATE             FRI 08/15/14            SAT 08/16/14            SUN 08/17/14
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                      88          72          88          68          87
TEMP          67 66 76 85 88 86 78 75 73 72 79 86 88 85 76 72 69 68 76 85 87 83
DEWPT         62 61 66 68 68 68 69 68 68 66 70 70 71 71 69 68 68 67 69 70 69 69
MIN/MAX RH                   52          84          57          99          55
RH            84 84 71 57 52 55 74 79 84 81 74 59 57 63 79 87 97 97 79 61 55 63
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N NE
WIND SPD       6  6  9 11 13  9  9 10 11  6  9  8  8  6  5  4  4  5  8  8  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    65 67 66 66 73 80 84 88 80 61 57 53 49 45 51 57 55 53 47 40 34 28
POP 12HR                     50          60          30          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.23        0.52        0.17        0.12        0.02
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL            2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
HAINES         5  5  5  5  5  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 23 51<10 12<10<10<10 11 27 48 20<10<10<10<10 17 43 50 44
T WIND DIR    SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  W NW NW NW  N  N NW  N
T WIND SPD    11 12 16 19 19 17 12 25 20 12 18 17 17 14 11  9  9 10 10  8  5  1
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX PR FR FR PR PR FR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR


DATE          MON 08/18/14  TUE 08/19/14  WED 08/20/14  THU 08/21/14
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     66    88      68    89      68    88      69    91
TEMP          70 66 85 85   71 68 86 86   73 69 86 85   73 70 88 86
DEWPT         67 66 70 69   67 66 69 69   67 66 69 70   68 66 68 68
RH            90100 61 59   87 93 57 57   81 90 57 61   84 87 52 55
PWIND DIR         E     S       S     W       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         10    20      40    20      30    30      40    20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS   SC SC IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS   SC SC IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-152215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
333 AM CDT FRI AUG 15 2014

DATE             FRI 08/15/14            SAT 08/16/14            SUN 08/17/14
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                      88          72          87          67          86
TEMP          65 64 75 85 88 86 78 76 74 72 79 85 87 83 74 71 68 68 75 83 86 82
DEWPT         61 60 66 69 69 70 69 69 68 67 71 71 72 72 70 68 67 67 69 70 71 70
MIN/MAX RH                   54          84          63          99          61
RH            87 87 74 59 54 59 74 79 82 84 77 63 61 70 87 90 97 97 82 65 61 67
WIND DIR      SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  S SE  S SW  W  W  N NW NW NW NW NW  N  N NE
WIND SPD       5  6  8 11 11  8  9  6 10  6  9  8  8  6  5  4  5  5  8  9  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    66 72 66 58 69 80 85 90 83 64 58 53 51 50 56 62 61 59 53 46 38 30
POP 12HR                     50          70          30          30          30
QPF 12HR                   0.28        0.65        0.21        0.13        0.03
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL            2  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES         4  5  5  5  5  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 20 55<10 13<10<10<10 11 31 61 39<10<10<10<10 16 48 54 42
T WIND DIR    SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  N  N NW  N
T WIND SPD    12 12 13 18 17 12 13 23 18 13 18 16 14 11  9  8  9  9  9  9  6  1
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX PR FR FR PR PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR


DATE          MON 08/18/14  TUE 08/19/14  WED 08/20/14  THU 08/21/14
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     65    87      67    88      68    88      69    90
TEMP          69 66 84 84   71 68 85 85   72 68 85 84   73 70 87 86
DEWPT         67 66 70 70   67 66 69 70   67 66 70 70   68 66 69 69
RH            93100 63 63   87 93 59 61   84 93 61 63   84 87 55 57
PWIND DIR         E    SE       S     W       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         10    20      40    20      30    30      30    20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS   SC SC IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS   SC SC IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC 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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