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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
448 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

KSZ058-232230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
448 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

DATE             SAT 08/23/14            SUN 08/24/14            MON 08/25/14
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                      99          73          98          72          99
TEMP             74 86 96 99 96 84 79 76 73 85 95 98 95 83 78 75 72 85 95 99 95
DEWPT            66 63 61 60 61 62 64 64 64 66 63 63 63 66 68 68 67 68 66 64 65
MIN/MAX RH                   28          73          31          84          32
RH               76 46 32 28 32 48 60 66 73 53 35 32 35 57 71 79 84 57 39 32 37
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD         10 13 17 17 14 13 12 11 11 13 17 16 13 10  9  8  8  9 10 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       13 10  7  7  7 13 19 26 32 37 42 40 39 41 43 36 28 27 25 20 15
POP 12HR                      0          10          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 52 72 57<10<10<10<10<10 56 73 49<10<10<10<10<10 74 77 26
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       19 23 23 27 31 26 24 21 20 24 25 25 26 19 17 16 12 13 12 16 17
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR EX EX GD
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y


DATE          TUE 08/26/14  WED 08/27/14  THU 08/28/14  FRI 08/29/14
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     72    98      72    90      65    83      63    84
TEMP          78 72 94 94   78 72 87 86   70 65 81 81   67 63 81 81
DEWPT         66 63 62 63   64 65 66 65   64 61 59 59   59 59 58 60
RH            67 73 35 36   62 79 50 50   81 87 47 47   75 87 46 49
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     W      NW     N      NE    NE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10     5      20    40      30    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS SC SC   SC SC IS IS   IS IS
TSTMS                       IS IS SC SC   SC SC IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-232230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
448 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

DATE             SAT 08/23/14            SUN 08/24/14            MON 08/25/14
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                      99          74          99          72          97
TEMP             74 85 96 99 96 84 79 76 74 85 95 99 95 83 78 75 72 83 93 97 93
DEWPT            68 66 65 62 61 61 62 62 63 65 62 62 64 67 67 67 66 68 65 65 66
MIN/MAX RH                   29          71          30          82          36
RH               82 53 36 30 32 46 56 62 69 51 34 30 36 59 69 76 81 61 40 35 41
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          6 11 13 13 12 10  9  8  8 11 14 13  9  8  5  5  5  6  8 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       22 15  8  8  7 16 24 32 39 39 39 43 47 48 49 43 38 34 30 27 24
POP 12HR                      5          20          10          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                            IS             IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                 IS             IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
HAINES            6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 26 63<10<10<10<10<10<10 73 89<10<10<10<10<10<10 82 91 49
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       12 18 20 27 23 20 18 16 14 21 26 25 18 16 11 10 10 12 11 14 16
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y


DATE          TUE 08/26/14  WED 08/27/14  THU 08/28/14  FRI 08/29/14
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     72    96      70    86      63    81      62    81
TEMP          77 72 93 92   76 70 84 83   68 63 78 78   66 62 78 78
DEWPT         66 64 64 65   64 65 66 65   62 60 60 60   59 58 59 60
RH            69 76 38 41   66 84 55 55   81 90 54 54   78 87 52 54
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     W      NW    NW      NE     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    10      30    40      30    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-232230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
448 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

DATE             SAT 08/23/14            SUN 08/24/14            MON 08/25/14
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                      97          73          98          71          95
TEMP             73 84 94 97 94 82 78 75 73 84 94 98 94 82 77 74 71 82 92 95 92
DEWPT            69 68 66 66 65 64 63 63 64 67 65 65 68 68 68 68 66 69 67 68 69
MIN/MAX RH                   36          74          35          85          41
RH               87 59 40 36 39 55 60 66 73 57 39 34 43 63 74 82 84 65 44 42 47
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          6 10 12 12 11 10  9  8  8 11 13 13  9  6  5  4  4  6  8  9  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       41 25 10  9  7 17 27 31 35 35 36 42 48 50 52 46 40 36 31 30 29
POP 12HR                      5          20          10          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.03        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                            IS             IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                 IS             IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
HAINES            6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 21 51<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 80<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 78<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       12 18 20 27 23 20 18 16 14 23 26 26 17 13 11  8  8  8  8 13 16
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y


DATE          TUE 08/26/14  WED 08/27/14  THU 08/28/14  FRI 08/29/14
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    95      69    85      62    80      61    80
TEMP          76 70 91 91   75 69 83 82   67 62 77 77   65 61 77 77
DEWPT         67 65 66 67   66 66 66 65   62 60 60 61   59 58 59 60
RH            74 84 44 45   74 90 57 56   84 93 56 58   81 90 54 56
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     W      NW     N      NE     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    20      40    40      30    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-232230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
448 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

DATE             SAT 08/23/14            SUN 08/24/14            MON 08/25/14
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                      96          73          98          71          93
TEMP             73 83 93 96 93 82 78 75 73 85 94 98 94 82 77 73 71 81 90 93 90
DEWPT            71 70 69 69 68 65 63 64 65 68 69 69 70 70 69 68 66 70 69 70 70
MIN/MAX RH                   41          76          39          86          47
RH               93 65 46 42 44 56 60 69 76 57 44 39 46 67 76 84 84 69 50 47 52
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S SE  S SE
WIND SPD          6 10 13 12 11 10 10  9  8 11 13 13  9  6  5  4  4  5  6  9  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       47 29 11  9  6 18 30 33 36 34 33 40 48 50 52 47 42 38 34 35 36
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.03        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS       IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS       IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
HAINES            6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 20 61<10<10<10<10<10<10 70 78<10<10<10<10<10<10 20 79<10
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       11 18 20 27 20 17 17 16 14 20 27 26 17 12 10  6  4  5  5 11 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX PR
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y


DATE          TUE 08/26/14  WED 08/27/14  THU 08/28/14  FRI 08/29/14
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     69    93      69    84      62    79      60    80
TEMP          74 69 90 90   74 69 82 81   67 62 77 77   64 60 77 77
DEWPT         68 66 68 69   67 66 67 66   62 60 60 61   59 57 59 61
RH            82 90 49 50   79 90 61 60   84 93 56 58   84 90 54 58
PWIND DIR        SE    SE       S     W       N     N      NE     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    20      40    40      30    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS 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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