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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
421 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

KSZ058-161015-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
421 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

DATE           04/15/14      WED 04/16/14            THU 04/17/14            FRI
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      40          68          41          49          33
TEMP             55 48 44 42 40 54 65 68 65 53 48 44 41 45 48 49 48 40 37 35 33
DEWPT            24 26 25 25 26 31 30 31 35 37 37 36 33 35 35 36 36 35 34 31 31
MAX/MIN RH                   53          24          81          60          93
RH               30 42 47 50 57 41 27 25 33 54 65 73 73 68 60 61 63 82 89 85 92
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  N  E
WIND SPD         13 16 21 23 23 32 31 24 14 11  5  9 12 11 10  9  6  5  3  1  3
WIND GUST                       42 41
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       26 34 41 34 27 31 35 36 43 60 77 93 97 96 97 95 77 63 46 45 44
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          60          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.20           0
RAIN                                            S  S  L  L  C  C  S  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          47<10<10<10<10 19 42 66 72<10<10<10<10 14 21 26 19
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       20 20 27 35 42 51 47 36 27 19 14 11 12 23 19 18 18
SMOKE DISP       EX PR PR PR FR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD
FIRE WEATHER                        A  A


DATE           04/18  SAT 04/19/14  SUN 04/20/14  MON 04/21/14  TUE 04/22/14
CDT 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN TEMP     64      45    72      53    67      49    70      50    75
TEMP          58 62   50 45 67 70   58 53 65 65   54 49 66 68   55 50 70 73
DEWPT         41 42   43 42 50 51   52 52 55 53   51 48 49 49   47 46 51 52
RH            53 48   77 89 54 51   80 96 70 65   90 96 54 51   74 86 51 48
PWIND DIR        SE      SE     S       S    SE       N     N      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 OV B2   B1 SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5       5    10      50    50      30    10       5    10
RAIN SHWRS                          SC SC SC SC   SC SC
TSTMS                               IS IS

$$

KSZ024-161015-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
421 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

DATE           04/15/14      WED 04/16/14            THU 04/17/14            FRI
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      40          67          37          49          33
TEMP             53 47 44 42 41 55 64 67 64 50 45 40 37 42 47 49 47 40 37 35 33
DEWPT            24 27 25 25 26 30 29 33 35 36 34 31 31 32 32 33 32 32 33 30 31
MAX/MIN RH                   52          26          81          65          93
RH               32 45 47 50 55 38 27 28 34 58 65 70 79 67 56 54 56 73 85 82 92
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE NW
WIND SPD         14 14 17 16 17 26 25 19 10  6 12 11 11 10  8  6  5  3  3  2  1
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       35 42 49 45 41 43 45 51 64 76 72 92 95100 91 86 56 42 35 43 52
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          40          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.04        0.07           0
RAIN                                            S  S  C  C  C  C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          50<10<10<10<10 19 52 55 58<10<10<10 13 15 18 17 14
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N
T WIND SPD       20 23 32 33 42 48 40 28 17 12 13 18 23 19 18 13 13
SMOKE DISP       EX PR PR PR FR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR FR FR FR FR FR
FIRE WEATHER                        A  A


DATE           04/18  SAT 04/19/14  SUN 04/20/14  MON 04/21/14  TUE 04/22/14
CDT 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN TEMP     62      44    71      51    66      47    70      50    75
TEMP          56 60   48 44 66 69   56 51 63 64   52 47 65 67   55 50 70 73
DEWPT         39 40   41 41 49 51   52 50 54 52   48 46 47 48   46 45 51 53
RH            53 47   77 89 54 53   86 96 72 65   86 96 52 50   72 83 51 49
PWIND DIR         E      SE     S       S     E       N     N      SW     S
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5       5    10      50    50      20    10       5    10
RAIN SHWRS                          SC SC SC SC   IS IS
TSTMS                               IS IS

$$

KSZ012-161015-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
421 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

DATE           04/15/14      WED 04/16/14            THU 04/17/14            FRI
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      39          67          36          50          33
TEMP             53 47 44 42 40 55 65 67 64 50 44 39 36 42 47 50 48 40 37 34 33
DEWPT            24 27 26 25 26 31 30 33 35 35 32 30 29 31 31 31 31 31 32 31 31
MAX/MIN RH                   55          26          78          59          92
RH               32 45 49 50 57 40 27 28 34 56 62 70 75 65 53 48 51 70 82 89 92
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  S  E  E
WIND SPD         14 16 18 18 19 29 26 20  9 12 13 11 11 10  9  6  6  4  3  2  2
WIND GUST                       40 36
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       38 45 53 50 47 46 46 54 68 71 73 88 91100 87 80 49 41 33 43 53
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          40          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.03           0
RAIN                                            S  S  C  C  C  C
SNOW                                                  C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          49<10<10<10<10 22 52 54 56<10<10<10 15 15 20 21 17
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  N  N  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       17 23 33 36 47 52 39 27 18 13 11 21 21 18 14 11 11
SMOKE DISP       EX PR PR PR FR EX EX EX EX PR PR FR FR FR FR FR FR
FIRE WEATHER                        A  A


DATE           04/18  SAT 04/19/14  SUN 04/20/14  MON 04/21/14  TUE 04/22/14
CDT 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN TEMP     61      43    70      51    66      47    69      49    74
TEMP          56 59   48 43 65 68   56 51 63 64   51 47 65 67   54 49 70 73
DEWPT         39 39   40 40 48 51   51 49 53 51   48 45 47 48   45 45 51 53
RH            53 47   74 89 54 54   83 93 70 63   89 93 52 50   71 86 51 49
PWIND DIR         E      SE     S       S     E       N     N      SW     S
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5       5    10      50    50      20    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                          SC SC SC SC   IS IS
TSTMS                               IS IS

$$

KSZ012-161015-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
421 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

DATE           04/15/14      WED 04/16/14            THU 04/17/14            FRI
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      40          67          35          50          33
TEMP             52 47 44 42 41 55 65 67 63 49 43 38 35 41 47 50 48 40 37 34 33
DEWPT            24 26 26 25 26 31 30 33 36 35 31 29 28 28 29 28 29 30 30 31 30
MAX/MIN RH                   58          26          77          53          93
RH               33 43 49 50 55 40 27 28 36 58 62 70 75 59 49 42 47 67 75 89 89
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE  E  E
WIND SPD         13 14 17 17 17 27 24 19 10 13 12 10 11 10  8  6  5  4  2  1  2
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       42 49 55 53 50 49 47 56 71 66 75 92 89 98 84 80 46 40 31 42 53
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.01           0
RAIN                                            S  S  C  C  S  S
SNOW                                            S  S  C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          44<10<10<10<10 20 50 53 49<10<10 16 16 14 21 24 18
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W NW  N  N  N NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       19 24 27 31 41 47 37 26 16  9 11 25 19 18 13 10 10
SMOKE DISP       EX PR PR PR FR EX EX EX EX PR PR GD FR FR FR FR FR
FIRE WEATHER                        A  A


DATE           04/18  SAT 04/19/14  SUN 04/20/14  MON 04/21/14  TUE 04/22/14
CDT 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN TEMP     61      43    70      51    66      46    70      48    74
TEMP          56 59   47 43 65 68   55 51 63 64   51 46 65 67   53 48 69 72
DEWPT         37 38   39 39 48 50   50 48 52 50   48 45 46 47   45 45 51 54
RH            49 45   74 86 54 52   83 89 67 60   89 96 50 49   74 89 53 53
PWIND DIR         E      SE     S       S    SE       N    NW      SW     S
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5       5    10      50    40      20    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                          SC SC SC SC   IS IS
TSTMS                               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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