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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
422 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

KSZ058-232215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
422 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE             SAT 04/23/16            SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16
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                      80          59          78          58          77
TEMP             51 65 75 80 77 68 63 61 59 67 74 78 76 67 63 60 58 66 73 77 75
DEWPT            50 54 54 54 54 54 52 52 52 54 55 56 58 58 57 57 58 57 58 59 58
MIN/MAX RH                   41          78          47         100          54
RH               96 68 48 41 45 61 67 72 78 63 51 47 54 73 81 90100 73 59 54 55
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5 12 14 18 14 13 17 17 13 21 25 26 20 17 13 11 10  9  9  8  8
WIND GUST                                   33 35 36 31 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)        0  4  5  6 13 21 30 30 35 54 54 78 65 84 69 55 56 53 46 43 36
POP 12HR                      0          10          30          50          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.04        0.10        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                                     SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS       IS
TSTMS                                          SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS       IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 22 43 49 39<10<10<10<10<10 28 40 41<10<10<10<10 15 32 37 33
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S
T WIND SPD       10 18 19 25 28 26 33 33 26 36 41 42 35 33 27 21 19 19 16 14 14
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          TUE 04/26/16 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16
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       58      76      59      74      49      70      49      70
TEMP          63 58 73 74 63 59 71 71 55 49 66 68 54 49 66 68
DEWPT         56 58 61 62 61 55 48 46 42 42 45 47 45 45 52 55
RH            78100 66 66 93 87 44 41 61 77 47 47 71 86 61 63
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S      SW       W      NW      NE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20      40      70      20      10      10      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC NM NM IS IS             IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC NM NM IS IS             IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ024-232215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
422 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE             SAT 04/23/16            SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16
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                      79          60          79          58          76
TEMP             51 64 74 79 77 67 63 61 60 68 75 79 77 67 63 60 58 65 73 76 74
DEWPT            50 54 54 54 54 54 52 51 50 54 55 56 58 60 57 57 55 55 55 54 55
MIN/MAX RH                   42          72          46          90          47
RH               96 70 50 42 45 63 67 70 69 61 50 45 52 78 81 90 90 70 53 46 51
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          6 13 17 19 16 13 14 13 12 20 24 23 18 12 12 10  8 10  9  6  4
WIND GUST                                   32 34 35 28
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)        4  4  5 21 17 30 40 55 43 62 66 75 70 64 53 42 41 21 35 30 31
POP 12HR                      0          20          50          60          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.12        0.23           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS SC SC NM NM SC SC             IS
TSTMS                                    IS IS SC SC NM NM SC SC             IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 22 37 45 37<10<10<10<10 14 31 56 50<10<10<10<10 16 29 34 31
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
T WIND SPD       12 21 23 27 32 26 29 26 25 34 37 37 35 25 24 19 14 13  8  9  9
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX FR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR


DATE          TUE 04/26/16 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16
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      75      58      72      47      67      47      68
TEMP          60 55 71 73 62 58 69 69 53 47 63 65 52 47 64 66
DEWPT         52 53 58 59 59 54 48 44 41 40 44 44 44 43 47 51
RH            75 93 63 62 90 86 47 40 64 76 50 46 74 86 54 58
PWIND DIR           N       E      SE      SW      SW      NW      NE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20      40      70      30      20      10      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS       IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS       IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ012-232215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
422 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE             SAT 04/23/16            SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16
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                      79          60          79          58          75
TEMP             51 63 73 79 76 66 64 61 60 68 75 79 77 67 63 60 58 65 72 75 73
DEWPT            49 54 55 55 55 54 52 52 51 54 55 56 59 59 58 57 55 54 55 54 54
MIN/MAX RH                   43          72          45          89          48
RH               93 72 53 44 48 65 65 72 72 61 50 45 54 75 84 90 90 68 55 48 51
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          5 14 17 19 17 14 16 14 13 20 23 23 17 13 12 11  8 10  9  8  5
WIND GUST                                   32 33 34 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW CL CL SC FW SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)        7  4  5 26 17 32 44 61 45 56 65 76 69 55 48 41 37 18 34 27 33
POP 12HR                      0          20          50          50          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.14        0.23           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                    IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 23 37 45 36<10<10<10<10 14 34 58 55<10<10<10<10 16 30 35 28
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W SW SW SW
T WIND SPD       11 21 21 27 32 28 31 28 26 35 37 37 36 25 24 21 16 16  8  9  9
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR


DATE          TUE 04/26/16 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16
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      74      58      72      47      67      46      68
TEMP          59 53 70 72 62 58 69 69 53 47 63 65 51 46 64 66
DEWPT         51 51 57 58 58 55 51 45 41 41 45 45 43 42 47 50
RH            75 93 63 61 87 90 53 42 64 79 52 48 74 86 54 56
PWIND DIR           N       E      SE       S      SW      NW       N       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           10      40      70      30      20      10      20      20
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS       IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS       IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-232215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
422 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

DATE             SAT 04/23/16            SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16
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                      79          61          79          58          75
TEMP             49 62 73 79 76 67 64 62 61 68 76 79 77 67 63 60 58 65 72 75 73
DEWPT            48 54 54 54 54 54 52 52 51 54 55 56 58 59 57 56 55 53 54 53 53
MIN/MAX RH                   42          71          45          90          46
RH               96 75 51 42 46 63 65 70 70 61 48 45 52 75 81 87 90 65 53 46 49
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W NW
WIND SPD          5 14 16 18 16 14 16 13 14 20 21 21 16 13 12 12  9 11 10  9  9
WIND GUST                                   32 32 32
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)        6  5  5 25 17 33 48 59 49 56 64 77 69 49 45 42 33 19 36 23 33
POP 12HR                      0          20          60          60          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.15        0.25           0
RAIN SHWRS                            IS SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                                 IS SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 26 34 44 37<10<10<10<10 12 35 56 52<10<10<10<10 18 30 37 28
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W SW SW SW
T WIND SPD       13 23 21 25 31 25 27 25 26 34 37 36 35 26 24 23 18 17  9  9  8
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR


DATE          TUE 04/26/16 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16
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       52      73      57      71      47      66      46      67
TEMP          58 52 69 71 61 57 68 68 53 47 62 64 51 46 63 65
DEWPT         50 50 56 57 58 55 53 46 41 42 45 44 43 41 45 49
RH            75 93 63 61 90 93 59 45 64 83 54 48 74 83 52 56
PWIND DIR           N       E      SE       S      SW      NW       N       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR           10      40      70      40      20      10      20      20
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS       IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS       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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