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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
345 AM CDT SAT AUG 22 2015

KSZ058-222215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
345 AM CDT SAT AUG 22 2015

DATE             SAT 08/22/15            SUN 08/23/15            MON 08/24/15
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                      88          63          77          53          81
TEMP          68 68 74 83 87 87 77 71 66 63 64 72 77 73 63 58 56 54 68 77 81 77
DEWPT         67 67 69 71 71 70 71 67 63 57 53 51 50 53 51 50 49 48 54 51 50 54
MIN/MAX RH                   56          91          40          84          34
RH            97 97 84 67 59 57 82 87 90 81 67 48 39 49 65 75 77 80 61 40 34 45
WIND DIR      SE  S  S  S  S  S  S NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NW SW SW  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD       5 11 16 19 20 18 12  2 10  8 14 12 10  5  2  0  1  1  3  3  4  3
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC OV OV B2 B1 FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)    55 62 60 32 30 49 93 88 80 56 20 15 17 11 14 19 14 17 18  9  3  7
POP 12HR                     10          80           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        1.03           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS             SC  O  O NM
TSTMS         IS             SC  O  O NM
LAL            2  1  1  1  1  4  4  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 27 36 27<10<10<10<10 19 28 34<10<10<10<10<10 12 32 40<10
T WIND DIR    SE  S  S  S  S  S  S NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N SW  S  S  S SW SE
T WIND SPD    11 23 26 28 32 34 24  4 16 13 25 18 13  9  5  1  1  2  6  4  3  4
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE          TUE 08/25/15 WED 08/26/15 THU 08/27/15 FRI 08/28/15
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       56      83      59      82      61      83      63      84
TEMP          62 57 80 80 64 59 79 79 66 61 79 80 67 64 81 80
DEWPT         52 53 57 60 57 57 61 62 60 57 62 62 63 61 64 65
RH            70 86 45 51 78 93 54 56 81 87 56 54 87 90 56 60
PWIND DIR           S       S      SE      SE      SE      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR            0       5       5      10      10      10      10      20
RAIN SHWRS                                              IS IS
TSTMS                                                   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-222215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
345 AM CDT SAT AUG 22 2015

DATE             SAT 08/22/15            SUN 08/23/15            MON 08/24/15
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                      89          59          75          51          81
TEMP          70 69 76 84 88 86 77 70 64 59 63 70 75 72 60 56 53 52 68 78 81 77
DEWPT         67 67 69 72 71 71 70 64 57 51 50 50 48 51 51 49 48 47 56 52 53 54
MIN/MAX RH                   57          83          39          84          38
RH            90 93 79 67 57 61 79 81 78 75 62 49 38 48 72 77 83 83 65 40 38 45
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  N  N NW NW NW NW  N  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD       8 10 13 18 20 18  9 14 10 10 16 14 10  5  3  2  2  2  4  4  6  3
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B1 B1 SC SC B2 OV B2 B1 FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)    72 65 60 30 40 75 97 78 53 24  9  3  2  0  0  7  8 12  9  9  5  8
POP 12HR                     10          90           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        1.13           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   NM  O NM SC
TSTMS                        NM  O NM SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 10 20 33 20<10<10<10<10 19 27 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 36 43 13
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SW  N  N NW  N NW NW NW  W  W  W  W SW SW  W  S
T WIND SPD    14 20 24 28 32 34 17 27 18 17 25 21 16  8  5  4  5  6  6  5  6  5
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          TUE 08/25/15 WED 08/26/15 THU 08/27/15 FRI 08/28/15
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       57      82      59      82      61      83      65      85
TEMP          62 57 79 79 63 60 79 79 66 62 79 80 69 65 82 82
DEWPT         52 53 58 59 57 56 61 61 59 57 63 62 63 63 66 66
RH            70 86 49 50 81 87 54 54 78 84 58 54 81 93 58 58
PWIND DIR          SE       E       E      SE      SE      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR            0       5      10      10      10      10      10      30
RAIN SHWRS                                              SC SC
TSTMS                                                   SC SC

$$

KSZ012-222215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
345 AM CDT SAT AUG 22 2015

DATE             SAT 08/22/15            SUN 08/23/15            MON 08/24/15
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                      88          59          74          50          81
TEMP          69 68 74 83 88 86 75 68 63 59 63 71 74 71 60 55 53 51 67 77 81 77
DEWPT         66 66 69 72 72 72 70 63 57 50 51 51 50 53 52 49 48 47 56 53 54 56
MIN/MAX RH                   58          88          42          87          39
RH            90 93 84 70 59 63 84 84 81 72 65 49 43 53 75 80 83 86 68 43 39 48
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  S
WIND SPD       8 11 14 18 20 17  5 17 11 10 16 14 12  5  3  2  2  1  4  5  6  3
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B1 B1 SC SC B2 OV B2 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    81 58 56 30 43 74 96 73 46 19 12  3  2  0  0  2  7  9  8 11  7  9
POP 12HR                     20          90           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04        1.31           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                    O  O SC IS
TSTMS                         O  O SC IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  5  5  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 19 33 23<10<10<10<10 20 28 30<10<10<10<10<10<10 44 47<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  S
T WIND SPD    16 20 25 28 32 35 10 31 18 14 27 23 18  9  4  6  8  6  6  9  9  4
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          TUE 08/25/15 WED 08/26/15 THU 08/27/15 FRI 08/28/15
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       55      81      58      82      60      83      64      85
TEMP          61 56 79 77 62 59 78 78 66 61 80 80 69 65 82 82
DEWPT         52 53 58 60 56 55 60 61 57 56 62 63 62 62 66 67
RH            72 90 49 56 81 87 54 56 73 84 54 56 78 90 58 61
PWIND DIR          SW       E       E      SE      SE      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       0       5       5      10      10      10      40
RAIN SHWRS                                              SC SC
TSTMS                                                   SC SC

$$

KSZ012-222215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
345 AM CDT SAT AUG 22 2015

DATE             SAT 08/22/15            SUN 08/23/15            MON 08/24/15
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                      87          58          74          49          80
TEMP          69 67 73 82 87 84 74 67 63 58 63 70 74 71 59 54 51 50 66 76 80 76
DEWPT         66 66 68 73 73 72 69 64 58 50 52 52 51 54 52 50 48 47 55 54 55 57
MIN/MAX RH                   63          90          44          90          42
RH            90 97 84 74 63 67 84 90 84 75 67 53 44 55 78 86 89 89 68 46 42 52
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W NE
WIND SPD       8 11 14 18 19 16  6 12 11 10 14 14 12  5  3  3  2  1  4  6  8  2
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 SC SC SC SC B2 OV B2 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    82 47 46 27 44 77 90 76 46 20 15  3  2  0  0  1  5  6  8 11  8 11
POP 12HR                     30          90           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.06        1.35           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                    O  O SC
TSTMS                         O  O SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  5  5  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 20 33 24<10<10<10<10 20 29 29<10<10<10<10<10<10 46 48<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  W  W  W  W  W NW
T WIND SPD    13 17 23 27 31 34 11 21 20 18 29 24 20 12  6  8  6  4  8 11 11  3
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          TUE 08/25/15 WED 08/26/15 THU 08/27/15 FRI 08/28/15
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       54      80      56      81      59      82      64      84
TEMP          60 55 77 76 60 56 77 77 64 60 79 79 68 64 82 81
DEWPT         54 52 58 60 55 53 60 61 56 55 63 64 62 61 67 69
RH            81 90 52 58 84 90 56 58 75 84 58 60 81 90 61 67
PWIND DIR          NE      NE       E       E      SE      SE       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       0       5       5       5      10      10      40
RAIN SHWRS                                              SC SC
TSTMS                                                   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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