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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
442 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

KSZ058-282215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
442 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

DATE             THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16
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                      67          50          66          54          69
TEMP             43 53 62 67 65 57 54 52 50 57 63 66 65 59 57 55 54 60 66 69 66
DEWPT            37 42 46 48 50 50 49 47 47 49 52 55 55 55 55 55 53 56 53 56 50
MIN/MAX RH                   50          89          68          99          56
RH               79 66 56 50 58 77 83 83 89 75 67 68 70 87 93100 96 87 63 63 56
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S SE  S SW  W
WIND SPD          9 11  9  5  5  5  8 11 11 14 14 17 17 12 11 10  9 11 11 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       49 44 45 37 36 66 84 89 83 86 89 93 97 98 99 93 87 76 66 56 50
POP 12HR                     10          40          50          80          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.18        0.74        0.08
RAIN SHWRS                      IS IS SC SC SC SC SC  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                 IS IS IS SC SC  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 19 26 28 22<10<10<10<10<10 18 18 15<10<10<10 13 18 27 44 51
T WIND DIR        W NW NW NW NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  W SW SW SW  W
T WIND SPD       18 17 11  4  8  9 11 18 21 27 26 29 33 24 21 19 13  8 12 16 14
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR PR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR FR PR FR EX EX


DATE          SUN 05/01/16 MON 05/02/16 TUE 05/03/16 WED 05/04/16
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       47      60      45      64      46      68      48      72
TEMP          52 47 57 58 48 45 60 62 50 46 64 65 52 48 67 69
DEWPT         48 44 48 44 44 42 44 45 44 43 45 46 45 45 49 50
RH            86 89 72 59 86 89 55 54 80 89 50 50 77 89 52 51
PWIND DIR          NW       N       N      NE      NW      NW       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40      20      20      10      20      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS IS IS       IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS

$$

KSZ024-282215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
442 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

DATE             THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16
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                      63          47          62          54          64
TEMP             43 51 59 63 61 54 51 49 47 53 59 62 61 58 56 55 54 58 62 64 62
DEWPT            38 43 45 47 47 47 46 45 44 45 47 49 49 51 51 52 52 53 52 53 49
MIN/MAX RH                   57          90          62          92          62
RH               82 74 60 56 60 77 83 86 89 74 64 62 65 77 83 90 93 83 70 67 62
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  E NE
WIND SPD         10 12 11  8  5  6  6 11  9 13 14 18 17 14 12 12  9 12 11 10 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       87 66 56 66 53 70 91 94 91 91 92 92 92 96100 97 93 87 81 77 73
POP 12HR                      5          30          40          80          50
QPF 12HR                      0        0.05        0.10        0.57        0.21
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC SC SC SC SC  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                    IS IS SC SC  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 19 31 32 29<10<10<10<10<10 16 17 19<10<10<10<10 15 24 40 37
T WIND DIR        W NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SW SW SW  W
T WIND SPD       19 18 14  9  5 12 13 20 18 20 21 29 33 28 24 24 18  6  9 10  9
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE          SUN 05/01/16 MON 05/02/16 TUE 05/03/16 WED 05/04/16
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       47      58      44      64      46      68      48      71
TEMP          51 47 56 56 47 44 60 62 50 46 64 65 52 48 66 68
DEWPT         47 44 45 43 42 41 43 42 42 41 44 44 45 44 47 48
RH            86 89 66 62 83 89 53 48 74 83 48 46 77 86 50 49
PWIND DIR          NE       N       N       N      NW       W       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40      30      10      10      20      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC             IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS

$$

KSZ012-282215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
442 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

DATE             THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16
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                      62          46          62          53          63
TEMP             43 51 58 62 60 53 50 48 46 53 59 62 61 57 55 54 53 57 61 63 61
DEWPT            40 45 46 47 46 46 45 44 43 43 46 48 48 49 50 51 51 54 52 53 49
MIN/MAX RH                   58          89          61          93          64
RH               89 80 64 58 60 77 83 86 89 69 62 60 62 75 83 90 93 90 72 70 65
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  E  E
WIND SPD         12 12 11  9  6  5  6 10  8 11 13 16 16 13 13 13 10 12 11 11 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       92 72 62 72 65 73 91 95 92 92 92 94 96 98100 96 93 87 82 80 79
POP 12HR                      5          30          30          80          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.08        0.58        0.22
RAIN SHWRS                         IS SC SC SC SC SC  O  O  O  O NM NM NM NM SC
TSTMS                                    IS IS SC SC  O  O  O  O NM NM NM NM IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 25 33 38 30<10<10<10<10 13 22 25 19<10<10<10<10 14 23 39 41
T WIND DIR        W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD       21 20 16 11  8  8 11 16 12 16 20 27 31 28 26 25 19  5  6  8  6
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE          SUN 05/01/16 MON 05/02/16 TUE 05/03/16 WED 05/04/16
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       46      58      44      64      46      68      48      71
TEMP          50 46 56 56 47 44 60 62 50 46 64 65 52 48 66 68
DEWPT         47 44 45 43 43 41 43 43 42 41 44 45 45 44 47 47
RH            89 93 66 62 86 89 53 50 74 83 48 48 77 86 50 47
PWIND DIR          NE       N       N       N      NW       W       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC
POP 12HR           50      40      10      10      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS

$$

KSZ012-282215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
442 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

DATE             THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16
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                      61          45          61          53          63
TEMP             44 51 58 61 59 52 49 47 45 52 58 61 60 57 55 54 53 57 61 63 61
DEWPT            42 45 46 46 45 45 44 44 42 43 45 47 47 48 48 49 50 53 51 52 48
MIN/MAX RH                   58          92          60          90          61
RH               93 80 64 58 60 77 83 89 89 71 62 60 62 72 77 83 89 86 70 67 62
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD         12 13 11 10  8  5  5  6  9 11 13 14 16 14 14 16 12 13 12 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       96 74 63 70 74 74 87 94 93 91 90 92 95 98100 97 94 88 83 81 81
POP 12HR                      5          30          30          70          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04        0.07        0.55        0.23
RAIN SHWRS                         IS SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC
TSTMS                                    IS IS SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
HAINES            2  2  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 24 38 41 38<10<10<10<10 15 20 25 28<10<10<10<10 22 26 39 35
T WIND DIR        W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S SW SW
T WIND SPD       23 20 16 12  9 12 12 11 13 16 18 23 31 29 28 29 24  6  5  6  3
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD EX FR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR


DATE          SUN 05/01/16 MON 05/02/16 TUE 05/03/16 WED 05/04/16
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       47      58      43      65      46      68      48      71
TEMP          50 47 56 56 46 43 61 63 50 46 64 65 52 48 66 68
DEWPT         47 44 44 43 42 40 42 42 42 41 43 44 45 45 47 47
RH            89 89 64 62 86 89 49 46 74 83 46 46 77 89 50 47
PWIND DIR          NE       N       N       N      NW       W       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           50      40      10      10      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC
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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