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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
359 AM CDT SAT OCT 18 2014

KSZ058-182215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
359 AM CDT SAT OCT 18 2014

DATE             SAT 10/18/14            SUN 10/19/14            MON 10/20/14
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                      64          43          69          52          75
TEMP          45 41 48 60 64 56 49 46 44 44 53 65 69 63 58 56 54 52 59 70 75 66
DEWPT         41 41 42 43 44 44 44 43 42 42 47 49 50 51 52 52 51 51 54 55 55 53
MIN/MAX RH                   47          95          49          93          50
RH            86100 80 53 48 64 83 89 93 93 80 56 51 65 80 86 90 96 83 59 50 63
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  N  N NE
WIND SPD       5  6  6  6  5  4  4  5  5  5  9 12 12  8  8  9  8  5  5  5  4  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)     0 14 14 14 11  9 16 25 30 35 35 39 38 37 33 41 40 30 19  9 10  9
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 27 30<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 27<10<10<10<10<10<10 23 29<10
T WIND DIR     N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW SE NE
T WIND SPD    12 12 11 10  8  9 10 11 13 14 16 18 17 11 11 12 11  9  9  2  0  8
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE          TUE 10/21/14  WED 10/22/14  THU 10/23/14  FRI 10/24/14
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     49    70      48    70      52    70      51    71
TEMP          53 49 67 62   52 49 66 63   55 52 66 63   55 52 68 62
DEWPT         50 46 51 50   47 46 54 51   52 50 55 54   53 50 54 52
RH            89 89 56 65   83 89 65 65   90 93 68 72   93 93 61 70
PWIND DIR         E     E      SE    SE      SE     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5       5    20      10     5
RAIN SHWRS                                      IS IS
TSTMS                                              IS

$$

KSZ024-182215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
359 AM CDT SAT OCT 18 2014

DATE             SAT 10/18/14            SUN 10/19/14            MON 10/20/14
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                      61          42          69          50          72
TEMP          44 39 46 57 61 55 47 45 43 42 51 64 69 63 56 54 52 50 57 68 72 64
DEWPT         40 39 41 41 43 44 43 41 41 40 45 47 48 49 51 51 50 48 51 51 51 49
MIN/MAX RH                   50          95          47          94          49
RH            86100 83 55 51 66 86 86 93 93 80 54 47 60 83 90 93 93 80 54 48 58
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD       6  5  6  5  4  3  4  4  5  5  9 11 11  6  6  5  4  4  4  6  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)     0  5  5  5  2  0  5 10 20 30 28 32 31 30 26 25 25 14 10  5  4  5
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 24 27<10<10<10<10<10<10 20 26<10<10<10<10<10<10 17 28<10
T WIND DIR     N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW NW NE NE NE
T WIND SPD    12 13 12  8  5  6  9 11 13 13 16 17 17 12 11 10  6  6  6  6  6  9
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR


DATE          TUE 10/21/14  WED 10/22/14  THU 10/23/14  FRI 10/24/14
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     46    68      47    68      52    69      52    72
TEMP          52 46 65 61   51 47 65 62   55 52 66 63   56 52 68 63
DEWPT         45 44 49 48   47 44 52 50   50 49 54 54   54 51 54 53
RH            77 93 56 62   86 89 63 65   83 89 65 72   93 96 61 70
PWIND DIR        NE    SE      SE    SE      SE     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR          0     5       5     5      10    30      10     5
RAIN SHWRS                                      SC SC
TSTMS                                           IS IS

$$

KSZ012-182215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
359 AM CDT SAT OCT 18 2014

DATE             SAT 10/18/14            SUN 10/19/14            MON 10/20/14
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                      61          41          69          49          71
TEMP          43 38 45 57 61 55 48 45 43 42 51 64 69 62 56 53 51 49 56 68 71 64
DEWPT         40 38 40 41 42 43 42 41 41 40 46 47 48 49 50 50 48 47 51 50 49 47
MIN/MAX RH                   50          95          48          93          46
RH            89100 82 55 49 64 80 86 93 93 83 54 47 62 80 89 89 93 83 52 46 54
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD       5  5  5  5  4  3  4  5  5  5 10 12 11  6  6  5  4  4  5  6  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)     0  4  4  4  2  0  5  9 19 28 26 29 29 29 24 21 18 10  8  5  4  5
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 24 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 26<10<10<10<10<10<10 20 28<10
T WIND DIR     N  N  N  N  N  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  N NE  N
T WIND SPD    11 12 13  8  4  5  9 11 13 14 17 18 17 10 10  9  6  5  6  5  5  8
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR


DATE          TUE 10/21/14  WED 10/22/14  THU 10/23/14  FRI 10/24/14
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     45    67      47    68      51    69      52    72
TEMP          51 45 64 61   50 47 64 62   55 51 65 62   55 52 68 63
DEWPT         44 42 48 47   46 44 52 49   50 48 54 54   53 51 54 53
RH            77 89 56 60   86 89 65 62   83 89 68 75   93 96 61 70
PWIND DIR        NE    SE      SE    SE      SE     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR          0     5       5     5      10    30      10     5
RAIN SHWRS                                      SC SC
TSTMS                                           IS IS

$$

KSZ012-182215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
359 AM CDT SAT OCT 18 2014

DATE             SAT 10/18/14            SUN 10/19/14            MON 10/20/14
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                      61          41          68          48          71
TEMP          42 38 46 57 61 54 47 44 42 41 50 63 68 62 55 52 49 48 56 67 71 63
DEWPT         39 38 41 42 43 43 42 41 40 40 46 47 48 49 50 50 48 47 50 50 49 47
MIN/MAX RH                   50          98          48          97          46
RH            89100 83 57 51 66 83 89 93 96 86 56 49 62 83 93 96 96 80 54 46 56
WIND DIR      NW NW  N  N NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD       5  5  5  5  3  3  3  5  5  6 11 12 12  8  6  6  4  4  5  6  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)     0  5  5  5  3  0  5  9 18 26 27 30 30 29 23 18 14 10  8  5  4  5
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 26 30<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 25<10<10<10<10<10<10 23 28<10
T WIND DIR    NW NW  N  N  N  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  N  N  N
T WIND SPD    11 11 11  6  4  5  8 10 11 13 19 19 18 14 14 13 11 10  6  5  5  9
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR


DATE          TUE 10/21/14  WED 10/22/14  THU 10/23/14  FRI 10/24/14
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     44    67      45    67      50    68      50    72
TEMP          50 44 63 60   49 45 63 61   54 50 65 61   53 50 68 63
DEWPT         44 42 49 47   45 43 52 49   49 48 55 53   52 50 55 54
RH            80 93 60 62   86 93 67 65   83 93 70 75   96100 63 72
PWIND DIR        NE    SE      SE    SE      SE     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      10    30      10     5
RAIN SHWRS                                      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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