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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
355 AM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

KSZ058-262215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
355 AM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

DATE             TUE 04/26/16            WED 04/27/16            THU 04/28/16
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          60          76          49          72
TEMP          64 64 73 79 80 78 72 66 63 60 68 74 76 73 61 55 52 50 62 69 72 70
DEWPT         63 64 67 68 69 67 65 64 61 60 59 56 53 52 48 46 46 45 47 48 49 51
MIN/MAX RH                   67         100          44          85          44
RH            97100 81 69 69 69 79 93 93100 73 53 45 48 62 72 80 83 58 47 44 51
WIND DIR      SE  S  S  S SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW  W SW SW  W  W NW NW  N NE
WIND SPD       8 11 13 14 14 16 13 13 12 13 13 16 17 13  8  9  9  9 10 10  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    76 87 73 68 78 92 94 83 86 68 53 37 36 34 28 21 27 34 34 35 35 35
POP 12HR                     60          90          30          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.26        0.53        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC NM  O  O SC SC SC                               IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC NM  O  O SC SC SC                               IS
LAL            3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 16 36 43 39 15<10<10<10 24 33 45 48<10<10<10<10 13 37 46 21
T WIND DIR    SE  S SE SE  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  W SW SW  W  W NW NE SE  E
T WIND SPD    16 20 24 32 35 31 34 27 25 26 26 17 17 13 17 18 18 18 10  8 16 16
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD EX EX EX GD PR PR PR GD GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX FR


DATE          FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16 SUN 05/01/16 MON 05/02/16
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       50      68      55      70      50      67      47      64
TEMP          55 51 64 66 58 56 68 68 55 50 67 64 51 48 62 62
DEWPT         51 48 54 53 55 54 57 54 50 48 49 48 45 44 45 44
RH            86 89 70 63 90 93 68 61 83 93 52 56 80 86 54 52
PWIND DIR          NE       E      SE       S      NW      NW       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           20      40      70      40      30      30      30      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ024-262215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
355 AM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

DATE             TUE 04/26/16            WED 04/27/16            THU 04/28/16
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                      78          60          76          49          68
TEMP          63 62 69 75 78 77 70 66 63 60 68 73 76 72 60 54 51 50 59 66 68 66
DEWPT         61 61 62 64 65 63 63 62 61 60 59 56 52 50 48 46 46 44 45 47 46 48
MIN/MAX RH                   63         100          42          85          46
RH            93 97 78 69 64 62 78 87 93100 73 55 43 46 64 74 83 80 60 50 45 52
WIND DIR       E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  E SE  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  N  N
WIND SPD       5  9 12 17 17 16 16 13  9 10 12 12 14 13  6  9  9 10 10 10  9  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 OV B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    81 94 67 62 82100 91 90 90 78 61 45 47 49 39 28 35 41 44 46 52 57
POP 12HR                     50          90          40          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.27        0.63        0.08           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC IS SC NM  O  O NM SC SC IS IS                         IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC IS SC NM  O  O NM SC SC IS IS                         IS
LAL            3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 29 35 38<10<10<10<10 15 46 52 55<10<10<10<10<10 26 41 19
T WIND DIR     E  E  E SE SE  S SE SE SE SE  S SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW  N  E  E
T WIND SPD    11 18 24 31 33 29 31 26 18 20 21 14 10  9 13 17 18 19 14  6 12 14
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR
SVR TSTORM     A  A


DATE          FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16 SUN 05/01/16 MON 05/02/16
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       49      66      53      68      50      65      47      64
TEMP          52 49 61 64 56 53 65 65 54 50 64 63 51 47 61 62
DEWPT         48 46 50 50 52 51 55 53 48 48 49 46 44 43 43 42
RH            86 89 67 60 86 93 70 65 80 93 58 54 77 86 51 48
PWIND DIR          NE       E      SE      SE       E       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           20      30      70      50      40      30      30      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-262215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
355 AM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

DATE             TUE 04/26/16            WED 04/27/16            THU 04/28/16
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          76          48          67
TEMP          61 61 68 75 79 77 70 65 62 60 66 73 76 72 60 54 50 49 58 65 67 65
DEWPT         60 60 60 63 65 64 62 62 61 60 60 58 53 52 49 47 47 44 46 48 47 48
MIN/MAX RH                   60         100          44          90          49
RH            97 97 76 66 62 64 76 90 97100 81 59 45 49 67 77 89 83 64 54 49 54
WIND DIR       E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  N  N
WIND SPD       6 12 13 16 16 17 18 14 10 11 12 12 14 12  8  8  9 10 10  9  9  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 OV B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    82 98 66 66 75 97 92 88 96 82 69 56 54 51 38 25 36 46 48 49 58 66
POP 12HR                     50          90          40          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.47        0.69        0.12        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS SC NM  O  O NM SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS SC NM  O  O NM SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL            4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 33 38 44<10<10<10<10 12 50 52 66<10<10<10<10<10 22 34 32
T WIND DIR     E  E  E SE SE  S SE SE SE SE  S SW  S SW SW SW  W  W NW  N NE  E
T WIND SPD    13 23 23 29 29 28 35 27 20 21 23 17  9  6 14 16 18 19 13  9 10 14
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD
SVR TSTORM     A  A


DATE          FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16 SUN 05/01/16 MON 05/02/16
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       48      65      53      67      51      64      47      64
TEMP          52 49 62 64 56 53 63 66 55 51 62 63 51 48 62 62
DEWPT         48 44 50 50 52 50 54 54 49 48 49 46 44 43 43 43
RH            86 83 65 60 86 89 72 65 80 89 62 54 77 83 50 50
PWIND DIR          NE       E       E      SE       E       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10      30      70      60      40      30      30      20
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-262215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
355 AM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

DATE             TUE 04/26/16            WED 04/27/16            THU 04/28/16
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          77          50          67
TEMP          60 60 68 75 79 77 71 66 62 61 65 72 77 73 62 56 51 51 59 65 67 64
DEWPT         58 58 59 62 63 63 63 63 61 61 60 59 54 53 50 49 48 45 46 48 47 47
MIN/MAX RH                   59         100          43          89          49
RH            93 93 73 64 58 62 76 90 97100 84 64 45 49 65 77 89 80 62 54 49 54
WIND DIR       E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SW  W SW  W NW NW NW  N  N
WIND SPD       8 12 13 14 16 13 17 12 12 12 12 12 14 11  6  4  6  8 10 10  9 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 OV B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    78 89 64 57 74 95 93 90 96 88 74 59 57 54 42 30 42 53 52 51 60 68
POP 12HR                     50         100          40          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.42        0.78        0.21        0.04           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS IS NM  O  O  O SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS IS NM  O  O  O SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL            3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 30 42 30<10<10<10<10<10 51 62 62<10<10<10<10<10 23 29 35
T WIND DIR     E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SW  S  S  W SW  W NW NW NW NE  E
T WIND SPD    16 24 23 28 27 21 33 25 25 28 23 18 11  8 13  9 11 12 11  9  9 13
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR FR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD
SVR TSTORM     A  A


DATE          FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16 SUN 05/01/16 MON 05/02/16
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       48      65      52      67      51      63      47      64
TEMP          52 48 62 64 56 53 63 65 56 51 61 62 51 48 61 62
DEWPT         48 44 49 50 51 49 54 53 49 48 49 46 44 43 42 42
RH            86 86 62 60 83 86 72 65 77 89 65 56 77 83 49 48
PWIND DIR          NE       E       E      SE       E       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10      30      70      60      40      30      30      20
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC NM NM NM NM 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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