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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
434 AM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

KSZ058-242230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
434 AM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

DATE             SUN 08/24/14            MON 08/25/14            TUE 08/26/14
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                     100          75          99          73          97
TEMP             76 88 97100 96 84 80 77 76 87 96 99 94 82 77 75 74 86 95 97 92
DEWPT            66 66 65 63 64 66 67 67 68 67 64 63 64 64 64 65 66 65 64 64 64
MIN/MAX RH                   30          78          31          77          34
RH               71 48 35 30 35 55 65 71 76 52 35 31 37 55 64 71 76 50 36 34 40
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          9 14 17 17 13 10 11  9  8  9 10 10  9  8  8  6  6  9 11 11 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       32 23 29 33 39 40 40 33 26 21 15 13 11 12 12 16 19 24 28 28 27
POP 12HR                     10          20          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS                                           IS
TSTMS                        IS IS                                           IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 12 63 81 50<10<10<10<10 10 64 70 50<10<10<10<10 19 69 77<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
T WIND SPD       18 25 24 25 27 20 21 18 14 16 16 17 19 12  9  9  9 16 12 14 14
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE          WED 08/27/14  THU 08/28/14  FRI 08/29/14  SAT 08/30/14
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     73    92      70    87      64    84      63    87
TEMP          76 74 90 87   74 70 83 83   68 64 81 80   67 64 84 82
DEWPT         66 67 68 67   66 65 64 64   64 62 61 62   62 61 63 64
RH            71 79 49 52   76 84 53 53   87 93 51 54   84 90 49 55
PWIND DIR         S     S      SW     W      NW     N      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    20      30    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

$$

KSZ024-242230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
434 AM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

DATE             SUN 08/24/14            MON 08/25/14            TUE 08/26/14
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                     100          75          96          72          96
TEMP             79 88 96100 96 84 80 77 76 84 93 96 93 81 77 74 73 83 92 96 91
DEWPT            65 64 64 63 65 65 66 67 66 67 66 66 65 65 65 65 66 66 66 65 65
MIN/MAX RH                   30          75          37          79          37
RH               62 45 35 30 36 53 62 71 71 57 41 38 40 58 67 74 79 57 43 36 42
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD         10 12 13 13 10  8  6  5  5  6  6  6  6  6  5  4  4  6  9  8  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       30 24 28 34 42 46 50 42 34 32 30 25 19 21 23 24 24 28 31 32 33
POP 12HR                     20          30          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.06        0.02           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS             SC
TSTMS                     IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS             SC
LAL               1  1  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 64 90<10<10<10<10<10<10 87 89<10<10<10<10<10 10 75 84 48
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       19 24 23 25 19 16 12 11 11 16 14 16 14 12 10  9  8 14 11 13 16
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE          WED 08/27/14  THU 08/28/14  FRI 08/29/14  SAT 08/30/14
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    90      68    84      63    81      63    85
TEMP          75 72 87 87   72 68 82 81   67 63 79 79   66 63 82 81
DEWPT         66 66 68 68   66 65 65 64   63 61 61 62   62 61 63 65
RH            74 81 53 53   81 90 56 56   87 93 54 56   87 93 53 58
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SE     W      NW     N       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR         30    30      40    40      30    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-242230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
434 AM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

DATE             SUN 08/24/14            MON 08/25/14            TUE 08/26/14
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                      98          73          96          72          94
TEMP             78 87 95 98 94 82 78 75 74 83 92 96 92 81 77 74 72 82 91 94 90
DEWPT            66 66 65 65 67 67 67 67 67 69 68 69 70 68 67 66 66 67 68 68 68
MIN/MAX RH                   34          80          42          83          42
RH               67 50 37 34 41 61 69 76 79 63 46 42 49 65 71 76 81 61 47 43 49
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD         11 12 12 13 10  8  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4  6  8  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       32 25 30 34 43 47 51 44 36 33 30 27 25 28 31 34 37 35 32 32 32
POP 12HR                     20          30          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.07        0.02        0.03        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                     IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
HAINES            6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 29 81<10<10<10<10<10<10 66 80<10<10<10<10<10<10 67 74<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       21 24 20 25 19 14 11 10 10 14 16 16 12 10  9  8  6 10 12 12 11
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE          WED 08/27/14  THU 08/28/14  FRI 08/29/14  SAT 08/30/14
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     71    89      68    84      62    81      62    84
TEMP          75 71 86 85   72 68 81 80   66 62 78 78   66 62 81 80
DEWPT         67 67 69 69   67 65 65 65   63 60 62 63   62 61 63 65
RH            76 87 57 59   84 90 58 60   90 93 58 60   87 97 54 60
PWIND DIR        SE     S       E     W      NW     N       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B2 B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR         30    40      40    40      30    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-242230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
434 AM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

DATE             SUN 08/24/14            MON 08/25/14            TUE 08/26/14
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          95          71          94
TEMP             75 84 93 96 91 80 77 74 73 81 91 95 91 80 76 73 71 82 91 94 89
DEWPT            68 68 67 67 68 69 68 68 67 70 70 71 72 70 68 67 67 68 69 69 69
MIN/MAX RH                   40          83          47          87          45
RH               79 59 43 39 47 69 74 82 81 69 50 46 54 72 76 81 87 63 49 44 52
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          9 12 13 13 10  6  6  5  4  5  5  6  6  5  4  4  4  6  8  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       35 27 31 35 45 49 52 44 37 35 32 33 33 33 33 38 42 38 34 34 33
POP 12HR                     20          30          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.06        0.02        0.03        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                     IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
HAINES            6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 41 81<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 88<10<10<10<10<10<10 74 82<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       14 20 21 25 19 12 11  9  9 10 11 14 11 12 12 10 10 10 12 11 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE          WED 08/27/14  THU 08/28/14  FRI 08/29/14  SAT 08/30/14
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     71    88      67    83      61    81      62    84
TEMP          74 71 85 84   71 68 80 79   66 62 78 78   65 62 81 80
DEWPT         68 67 70 70   67 65 66 66   62 60 62 63   62 61 63 65
RH            82 87 61 63   87 90 62 64   87 93 58 60   90 97 54 60
PWIND DIR        SE     S       E     W      NW    NW       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR         30    40      50    40      20    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   IS IS 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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