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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
429 AM CDT WED AUG 13 2014

KSZ058-132215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
429 AM CDT WED AUG 13 2014

DATE             WED 08/13/14            THU 08/14/14            FRI 08/15/14
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                      84          59          88          68          90
TEMP             56 72 81 84 80 69 64 62 61 74 84 88 84 75 72 69 69 79 87 90 86
DEWPT            54 56 55 54 56 57 58 57 57 61 61 61 62 63 63 63 62 64 64 65 65
MIN/MAX RH                   35          92          41          83          44
RH               93 57 41 36 44 66 81 84 87 64 46 40 48 66 73 81 78 60 46 44 50
WIND DIR         NW  S  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          0  3  3  6  6  5  5  5  4  8  9 11  9  6  8  9  9 14 14 16 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)        3  2  2  3  2  4 14 10 27 22 26 26 28 32 42 57 58 64 50 53 57
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                                                             IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                                  IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 26 41 47<10<10<10<10<10 14 37 40 29<10<10<10<10<10 24 41 30
T WIND DIR       SE SE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        2  3  3  5 10  9  9  8  8 12 11 11 16 11 13 18 18 26 26 31 34
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          SAT 08/16/14  SUN 08/17/14  MON 08/18/14  TUE 08/19/14
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     70    93      70    92      69    92      70    93
TEMP          74 71 89 89   74 71 88 88   73 70 89 89   74 71 90 89
DEWPT         64 65 65 66   66 66 67 67   68 67 68 68   67 66 67 70
RH            71 81 45 47   76 84 50 50   84 90 50 50   79 84 47 54
PWIND DIR         S    SW       W     W      SE    SW       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         30    20      30    20      20    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-132215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
429 AM CDT WED AUG 13 2014

DATE             WED 08/13/14            THU 08/14/14            FRI 08/15/14
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                      82          60          88          67          89
TEMP             57 72 80 82 78 68 64 61 61 74 84 88 84 74 71 68 68 76 85 89 86
DEWPT            54 56 56 56 58 58 58 58 58 60 61 61 62 64 63 63 63 64 65 66 66
MIN/MAX RH                   40          92          41          87          47
RH               90 57 44 41 50 70 81 90 90 62 46 40 48 71 76 84 84 66 51 47 51
WIND DIR          N  S  E  E SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          1  2  3  6  6  5  4  4  4  8  9 10  8  6  6  5  8 11 12 14 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)        2  3  2  3  2  3 18 18 24 24 23 21 22 32 36 46 56 67 59 57 61
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                            IS IS IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 31 40 44 24<10<10<10<10 14 37 41 32<10<10<10<10<10 21 32<10
T WIND DIR       NW  S  E  E SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        1  3  2  4  8 10  8  8  8 13 12 11 16 13 13 11 14 21 23 29 26
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR


DATE          SAT 08/16/14  SUN 08/17/14  MON 08/18/14  TUE 08/19/14
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     71    89      69    89      68    92      69    91
TEMP          75 71 86 87   73 70 86 86   71 69 88 88   73 69 87 87
DEWPT         65 65 67 68   67 66 68 68   68 66 70 70   68 67 70 71
RH            71 81 53 53   81 87 55 55   90 90 55 55   84 93 57 59
PWIND DIR         S    SW      NW    NE      SE     N       W    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 SC FW
POP 12HR         40    30      40    20      20    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-132215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
429 AM CDT WED AUG 13 2014

DATE             WED 08/13/14            THU 08/14/14            FRI 08/15/14
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                      82          59          86          66          87
TEMP             56 71 79 82 78 68 63 60 60 73 83 86 82 72 69 67 66 75 83 87 84
DEWPT            53 57 58 58 60 58 58 57 58 62 62 63 64 64 64 64 63 65 67 67 67
MIN/MAX RH                   44          95          46          91          52
RH               90 61 49 44 54 70 84 90 93 68 49 46 55 76 84 90 90 71 59 52 57
WIND DIR         NW  S  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          1  2  3  5  5  4  4  3  3  8  9 10  8  6  6  5  6 11 12 14 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)        3  3  3  4  3  6 19 18 24 22 23 21 22 28 32 39 55 55 61 64 62
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                      IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 34 43 47<10<10<10<10<10 21 36 38 31<10<10<10<10<10 17 30<10
T WIND DIR        W  S  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        1  2  2  4  8  8  8  5  6 12 12 12 16 11 12 10 12 23 23 29 25
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR


DATE          SAT 08/16/14  SUN 08/17/14  MON 08/18/14  TUE 08/19/14
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     71    87      68    87      68    89      68    90
TEMP          74 71 85 85   72 69 85 84   71 68 86 85   73 69 86 87
DEWPT         66 66 68 69   67 66 69 69   68 66 71 70   69 67 71 71
RH            76 84 57 59   84 90 59 61   90 93 61 61   87 93 61 59
PWIND DIR         S    SW      NW    NE      SE    NW       W     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 SC FW
POP 12HR         40    30      40    20      30    20      20     5
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS   SC SC IS IS   IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS   SC SC IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-132215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
429 AM CDT WED AUG 13 2014

DATE             WED 08/13/14            THU 08/14/14            FRI 08/15/14
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                      82          57          84          65          86
TEMP             53 70 79 82 77 67 62 59 58 72 81 84 80 71 68 66 65 74 83 86 83
DEWPT            53 58 58 58 59 59 58 57 56 64 64 64 65 65 63 63 63 65 67 68 68
MIN/MAX RH                   44          98          50          94          55
RH              100 66 49 44 54 75 87 93 93 76 56 51 60 81 84 90 93 74 59 55 61
WIND DIR          W SW  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          1  1  3  5  5  4  4  3  3  8  9 10  8  6  6  5  6 11 12 14 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)        2  3  4  5  4  9 19 17 27 18 19 21 19 27 29 36 53 51 62 67 62
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                      IS IS SC SC IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  2  2
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 36 44 47 21<10<10<10<10 25 35 36 17<10<10<10<10<10 18 26 17
T WIND DIR        W SW  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        1  1  1  3  8 10  9  9  8 12 12 12 14 13 13 11 12 18 21 27 28
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD


DATE          SAT 08/16/14  SUN 08/17/14  MON 08/18/14  TUE 08/19/14
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     70    85      68    86      68    88      68    89
TEMP          73 70 83 83   72 68 84 83   71 68 85 84   72 69 86 86
DEWPT         66 67 69 70   68 66 70 70   68 66 71 71   70 67 71 71
RH            79 90 63 65   87 93 63 65   90 93 63 65   93 93 61 61
PWIND DIR         S    SW       N     E      SE     W       W     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B1   SC SC B1 B1   SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 SC FW
POP 12HR         40    30      30    20      30    20      20     5
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS   SC SC IS IS   IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS   SC SC 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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