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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
349 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

KSZ058-012215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
349 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

DATE             TUE 09/01/15            WED 09/02/15            THU 09/03/15
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          90          68          91
TEMP          71 69 81 89 92 87 76 72 70 68 77 86 90 86 76 73 70 68 78 87 91 86
DEWPT         66 65 67 66 65 66 66 66 65 65 67 66 65 66 66 65 65 64 65 66 65 66
MIN/MAX RH                   41          89          44          87          43
RH            84 87 63 47 41 50 71 81 84 90 71 51 44 51 71 76 84 87 64 50 42 51
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      10  8 10 11 12  9  6  6  6  8 10 12 14 10  6  6  6  8 11 14 13 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL FW CL FW FW FW CL FW FW SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)     4  6  3  6  6  6  3 18 15 28 29 29 26 23 27 29 31 32 32 32 29 26
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           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  1
HAINES         5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 10 39 53 33<10<10<10<10<10 42 50 29<10<10<10<10<10 46 50 29
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    14 11 17 19 23 20 10  9 11 12 16 23 23 21 10 10 10 11 18 23 23 21
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          FRI 09/04/15 SAT 09/05/15 SUN 09/06/15 MON 09/07/15
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       68      89      69      89      69      90      68      87
TEMP          73 68 85 85 73 69 86 85 73 69 86 85 72 68 84 83
DEWPT         65 64 65 66 66 64 66 66 66 64 66 65 66 65 66 66
RH            76 87 51 53 79 84 51 53 79 84 51 51 81 90 55 57
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5      10      10      20      30
RAIN SHWRS                                        IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                                             IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ024-012215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
349 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

DATE             TUE 09/01/15            WED 09/02/15            THU 09/03/15
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          70          91          70          91
TEMP          71 70 79 88 90 86 76 74 72 70 79 88 91 87 78 74 72 70 79 88 91 87
DEWPT         66 65 67 67 65 66 66 66 65 65 68 67 66 67 67 65 65 65 66 67 67 66
MIN/MAX RH                   43          84          44          84          45
RH            84 84 67 50 44 51 71 76 79 84 69 50 44 52 69 74 79 84 64 50 45 50
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  5  9 11 12  9  8  9  6  6 10 13 13 11  8  9  6  8 11 14 14 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)     3  5  9 10  8 17 14 34 35 38 40 41 35 28 36 44 41 37 34 31 30 29
POP 12HR                      5          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  1
HAINES         5  6  6  5  5  4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 29 44 14<10<10<10<10<10 23 52<10<10<10<10<10<10 37 52 33
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    10 10 17 18 24 20 14 16 13 12 18 21 25 21 14 14 11 14 20 21 23 25
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX


DATE          FRI 09/04/15 SAT 09/05/15 SUN 09/06/15 MON 09/07/15
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       70      89      70      90      70      90      68      86
TEMP          74 70 86 85 74 70 87 86 74 70 86 85 73 68 83 82
DEWPT         65 65 65 66 65 65 66 67 64 64 67 66 65 64 66 65
RH            74 84 50 53 74 84 50 53 71 81 53 53 76 87 57 56
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5       5       5      10      10      20      30      40
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                       IS IS SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-012215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
349 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

DATE             TUE 09/01/15            WED 09/02/15            THU 09/03/15
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          69          90          69          91
TEMP          70 69 79 88 90 86 76 73 71 69 78 87 90 86 77 73 71 69 78 87 91 87
DEWPT         66 65 67 67 66 67 67 66 66 65 67 67 68 67 67 66 65 65 65 67 68 67
MIN/MAX RH                   45          84          47          85          47
RH            87 87 67 50 45 53 74 79 84 87 69 52 49 53 71 79 81 87 64 52 47 52
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  6 10 11 12  9  8  9  8  6 10 13 13 11  8  9  6  8 11 14 13 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)     4  6  9 10  7 18 21 45 37 47 44 41 36 30 38 45 42 37 35 32 31 30
POP 12HR                     10          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  1
HAINES         5  6  6  5  5  4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 27 37 19<10<10<10<10<10 19 44<10<10<10<10<10<10 36 49 34
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    10 10 16 18 23 19 12 14 13 11 16 19 26 21 13 14 11 13 18 21 23 24
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX


DATE          FRI 09/04/15 SAT 09/05/15 SUN 09/06/15 MON 09/07/15
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       70      89      70      90      70      90      68      85
TEMP          74 70 86 85 74 70 86 86 74 70 86 85 72 68 82 81
DEWPT         65 64 65 67 65 64 66 67 64 64 67 67 66 64 66 65
RH            74 81 50 55 74 81 51 53 71 81 53 55 81 87 58 58
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5      10      10      10      10      20      40      40
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                       IS IS SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-012215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
349 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

DATE             TUE 09/01/15            WED 09/02/15            THU 09/03/15
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          69          90          69          90
TEMP          71 69 79 87 90 85 75 73 71 69 78 86 90 86 77 73 71 69 78 87 90 86
DEWPT         66 65 68 69 68 68 67 67 65 65 68 68 69 69 67 66 65 65 66 68 70 69
MIN/MAX RH                   48          88          50          87          50
RH            84 87 69 55 49 57 76 81 81 87 71 55 50 57 71 79 81 87 67 53 52 57
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       8  8 10 11 11  8  8  9  8  6 10 13 12 10  6  9  6  8 11 14 13 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL FW FW FW CL FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)     3  7  7 10  3 18 27 42 42 50 48 45 39 33 39 45 44 42 37 32 32 32
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                            IS IS IS
TSTMS                                 IS IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         5  6  6  5  5  4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  6  6  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 23 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 40 44<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    14 13 16 17 21 14 16 17 14 12 16 18 24 17 14 17 12 13 17 21 20 16
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE          FRI 09/04/15 SAT 09/05/15 SUN 09/06/15 MON 09/07/15
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       69      89      70      89      69      89      68      85
TEMP          73 69 85 85 73 70 85 85 73 69 86 85 72 68 82 80
DEWPT         66 64 66 68 66 64 67 68 65 64 67 68 66 64 66 65
RH            79 84 53 57 79 81 55 57 76 84 53 57 81 87 58 60
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5      10      10      10      10      20      40      30
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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