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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
357 AM CDT THU AUG 18 2016

KSZ058-182215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
357 AM CDT THU AUG 18 2016

DATE             THU 08/18/16            FRI 08/19/16            SAT 08/20/16
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          69          88          65          77
TEMP          68 69 79 86 87 85 77 73 71 70 79 85 87 82 74 71 68 65 66 73 77 74
DEWPT         67 67 71 71 69 70 71 69 69 68 70 72 72 72 71 69 66 64 64 63 61 58
MIN/MAX RH                   54          99          61          98          56
RH            97 93 77 61 55 61 82 87 93 93 74 65 61 72 90 93 93 97 93 71 58 57
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD       4  5  8 10 10  9  6  6  5  6 10 12 12 10  8  8  9 11 14 16 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW
CLOUDS (%)     9 15 17 25 14  9 15 17 41 47 53 59 61 63 78 93 92 91 74 57 37 17
POP 12HR                      5           5          30          80          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.07        0.74        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                     SC SC  O  O  O  O SC SC
TSTMS                                          SC SC  O  O  O  O SC SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  5  5  5  5  3  3  1  1
HAINES         6  6  6  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 12 40 39 27<10<10<10<10 17 25 38 39<10<10<10 10 23 42 52 34
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD     8  9 13 14 14 14 13 13 12 13 20 19 23 21 16 14 17 25 29 25 19 14
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD GD EX EX PR PR PR FR GD EX EX GD


DATE          SUN 08/21/16 MON 08/22/16 TUE 08/23/16 WED 08/24/16
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       56      79      58      82      64      81      65      82
TEMP          61 57 76 75 62 60 79 79 67 66 79 78 69 66 80 79
DEWPT         57 54 57 58 56 54 60 62 60 62 68 68 67 66 71 71
RH            87 90 52 55 81 81 52 56 78 87 69 71 93100 74 77
PWIND DIR           N       N      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5      10      40      50      50
RAIN SHWRS                                  SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                       SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-182215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
357 AM CDT THU AUG 18 2016

DATE             THU 08/18/16            FRI 08/19/16            SAT 08/20/16
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                      91          69          89          64          77
TEMP          71 70 80 88 89 87 78 74 71 70 81 87 88 83 73 68 65 64 66 72 77 75
DEWPT         67 66 69 68 67 68 68 68 67 67 69 70 71 70 68 66 63 61 60 59 57 55
MIN/MAX RH                   47          94          55          96          49
RH            87 87 69 52 48 53 71 82 87 90 67 57 57 65 84 93 93 90 81 64 50 50
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       4  4  6  9 10  8  5  6  5  5  8 10 12  9  8  8 10 13 14 14 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)    13 13 15 17 23  5  5 11 17 33 46 58 66 74 85 96 92 87 68 49 32 16
POP 12HR                      5           0          30          90          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.08        0.83           0
RAIN SHWRS                                     SC SC  O  O  O  O
TSTMS                                          SC SC  O  O  O  O
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1
HAINES         6  6  6  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 38 47 36<10<10<10<10 18 37 35 42<10<10<10 17 22 48 63 42
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD     9  8 13 14 16 18 10 12 11 11 17 16 21 21 14 14 19 29 31 25 21 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR GD EX EX EX EX


DATE          SUN 08/21/16 MON 08/22/16 TUE 08/23/16 WED 08/24/16
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       55      78      59      82      64      82      65      82
TEMP          60 56 75 76 63 61 79 80 68 65 80 80 69 67 80 79
DEWPT         55 53 54 54 54 54 57 59 59 61 67 66 65 65 69 68
RH            84 90 48 46 72 78 47 49 73 87 65 62 87 93 69 69
PWIND DIR          NW      NW      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5      10      30      50      40
RAIN SHWRS                                  SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                       SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-182215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
357 AM CDT THU AUG 18 2016

DATE             THU 08/18/16            FRI 08/19/16            SAT 08/20/16
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                      92          68          88          63          76
TEMP          71 70 81 88 90 88 78 74 71 70 79 86 87 82 73 68 64 63 65 71 76 74
DEWPT         68 67 70 70 68 70 70 68 68 67 69 71 71 71 69 67 64 61 60 60 58 56
MIN/MAX RH                   49          94          58          98          52
RH            90 90 69 55 49 55 76 82 90 90 72 61 59 69 87 97100 93 84 68 54 53
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       5  4  6  8  9  6  5  5  5  5  8  9 10  6  5  6 10 13 14 14 12  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B1 SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)    14 14 10 15 22  6  5  9 16 29 43 56 68 79 88 96 93 90 68 47 31 15
POP 12HR                      5           5          40          90          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.08        1.01           0
RAIN SHWRS                                     SC SC  O  O  O  O
TSTMS                                          SC SC  O  O  O  O
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1
HAINES         6  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 37 47 39<10<10<10<10 14 36 36 44<10<10 14<10 23 53 64 43
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD     9  8 13 13 16 18 10 11 11 11 16 17 19 23 12 14 24 25 32 27 23 18
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR FR FR EX EX EX EX


DATE          SUN 08/21/16 MON 08/22/16 TUE 08/23/16 WED 08/24/16
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       55      78      58      82      64      83      64      81
TEMP          60 56 75 74 63 60 79 79 68 66 80 79 68 65 80 78
DEWPT         55 53 54 55 55 54 58 61 60 60 67 67 65 64 69 69
RH            84 90 48 51 75 81 49 54 76 81 65 67 90 97 69 74
PWIND DIR          NW      NW      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5      10      30      50      40
RAIN SHWRS                                  SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                       SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-182215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
357 AM CDT THU AUG 18 2016

DATE             THU 08/18/16            FRI 08/19/16            SAT 08/20/16
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                      92          68          89          62          75
TEMP          73 71 81 88 90 88 78 74 71 69 78 86 87 83 72 67 64 62 65 71 74 73
DEWPT         68 67 70 70 69 71 70 68 68 67 69 71 72 71 70 67 64 61 61 61 59 57
MIN/MAX RH                   49          96          59         100          54
RH            84 87 69 55 50 57 76 82 90 93 74 61 61 67 93100100 97 87 71 59 57
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD       6  4  6  9  9  6  5  6  6  5  8  9 10  6  5  6  9 12 16 16 12  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B1 SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)    20 15 10 18 25  7  5  9 15 27 40 52 66 80 88 95 94 91 69 46 32 17
POP 12HR                      5           5          40          90          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.10        1.14           0
RAIN SHWRS                                     SC SC  O  O  O  O
TSTMS                                          SC SC  O  O  O  O
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1
HAINES         5  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 38 48 26<10<10<10<10 12 35 47 31<10<10 12<10 24 54 71 27
T WIND DIR    SW  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD    14 11 13 14 16 17 10 12 12  9 14 18 18 20 11 13 20 24 32 27 24 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD PR PR FR FR EX EX EX GD


DATE          SUN 08/21/16 MON 08/22/16 TUE 08/23/16 WED 08/24/16
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       53      77      58      81      63      82      63      80
TEMP          57 54 75 74 62 60 78 78 67 65 80 79 67 64 78 78
DEWPT         55 52 55 56 54 54 58 61 59 60 67 67 64 64 69 69
RH            93 93 50 53 75 81 50 56 75 84 65 67 90100 74 74
PWIND DIR          NW      NW      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5      10      20      50      40
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



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