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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
416 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

KSZ058-292215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
416 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

DATE             FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16            SUN 05/01/16
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                      64          53          69          46          61
TEMP             49 55 61 64 63 58 56 54 53 60 66 69 66 56 51 48 46 53 58 61 59
DEWPT            45 47 51 53 56 56 55 54 52 53 52 51 49 48 47 45 43 47 45 46 44
MIN/MAX RH                   67         100          51          90          56
RH               86 74 70 67 78 93 96100 96 78 61 53 54 74 86 89 89 80 62 58 57
WIND DIR         NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SW SW SW SW  W NW  W NW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         10 16 16 17 17 14 12  9  8  9 12 12 10  5  6  6  6 11 13 13 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       82 76 84 93 97 99100 89 81 66 51 51 51 54 57 64 73 77 82 80 78
POP 12HR                     80          80          30          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.62        0.02        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC NM  O  O  O NM SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                  IS NM  O  O  O NM SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  6  6  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 17 23 28 18<10<10<10<10 17 26 41 43<10<10<10<10 20 47 35 34
T WIND DIR       NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SW SW SW SW  W NW  W NW NW NW NW  N  N
T WIND SPD       14 21 24 28 32 27 23 17 14 14 17 17 11 11 13 13  9 10 16 20 19
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          MON 05/02/16 TUE 05/03/16 WED 05/04/16 THU 05/05/16
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       45      64      46      68      48      73      50      76
TEMP          48 45 60 62 50 46 64 65 52 48 68 70 55 50 71 73
DEWPT         44 42 43 44 43 43 45 46 44 44 48 49 47 45 49 51
RH            86 89 53 52 77 89 50 50 74 86 49 47 74 83 46 46
PWIND DIR           N      NE       N      NW       W      NW       N      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      20      10      10       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS

$$

KSZ024-292215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
416 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

DATE             FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16            SUN 05/01/16
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                      60          54          65          46          59
TEMP             46 52 57 60 59 57 56 55 54 59 63 65 63 54 50 47 46 52 56 59 57
DEWPT            42 44 47 49 51 52 52 53 51 51 52 52 49 48 47 44 43 45 43 44 42
MIN/MAX RH                   66          95          60          90          57
RH               86 74 69 67 75 83 86 93 90 75 67 63 60 80 89 89 89 77 62 57 57
WIND DIR         NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          9 13 14 17 17 16 14 13  9  9 10  4  8  8  6  8  9 12 13 13 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       87 86 90 94 96 98100 96 86 84 83 77 71 73 75 82 89 89 89 82 74
POP 12HR                     50          90          50          50          30
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.64        0.12        0.05        0.02
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC SC  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                  IS IS  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 20 23 22 13<10<10<10<10 18 27 40 29<10<10<10<10 24 26 37 35
T WIND DIR       NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N NE  N  N NE
T WIND SPD       19 20 20 27 33 31 28 26 18 13 16 13  9 16 13 14 16  9 19 21 19
SMOKE DISP       FR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD


DATE          MON 05/02/16 TUE 05/03/16 WED 05/04/16 THU 05/05/16
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       44      63      46      68      48      73      50      75
TEMP          47 44 59 61 50 46 64 65 52 48 68 70 55 50 70 72
DEWPT         42 41 41 42 42 42 44 44 44 44 47 47 45 44 46 48
RH            83 89 51 49 74 86 48 46 74 86 47 44 69 80 42 42
PWIND DIR           N      NE      NW      NW       W      NW      NW      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20      20      10      10       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-292215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
416 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

DATE             FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16            SUN 05/01/16
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                      60          53          64          47          58
TEMP             45 51 57 60 59 56 55 54 53 58 62 64 62 54 51 48 47 52 56 58 56
DEWPT            42 44 47 48 49 50 51 51 51 52 51 51 49 48 45 45 45 44 43 44 43
MIN/MAX RH                   65          96          60          94          59
RH               89 77 69 64 69 80 86 90 93 80 67 63 62 80 80 89 93 74 62 59 62
WIND DIR         NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S SE SE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          8 11 12 16 16 16 16 16 11 10  9  6  4  8  5  9  9 11 13 13 11
WIND GUST                    26 26
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1
CLOUDS (%)       86 85 89 93 95 98100 97 91 87 84 86 87 86 84 89 95 92 89 79 69
POP 12HR                     50          90          50          50          20
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.64        0.15        0.08        0.03
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS SC  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                  IS IS  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 24 25 29 18<10<10<10<10 19 29 38 32<10<10<10<10 16 30 41 36
T WIND DIR        N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  S SW SW SW NE NE NE  N NE  N NE NE
T WIND SPD       11 18 18 24 31 32 31 31 20  8 13 11  5 16 11 17 16 13 18 21 18
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD


DATE          MON 05/02/16 TUE 05/03/16 WED 05/04/16 THU 05/05/16
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       44      64      45      68      48      74      49      75
TEMP          47 44 60 62 49 45 63 65 52 48 69 71 54 49 70 72
DEWPT         42 41 42 42 42 42 44 45 44 44 47 47 45 44 46 48
RH            83 89 51 48 77 89 50 48 74 86 45 42 71 83 42 42
PWIND DIR           N       N      NW       W       W      NW      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      10      10      10       5       5       5       5

$$

KSZ012-292215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
416 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

DATE             FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16            SUN 05/01/16
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                      59          52          64          46          58
TEMP             45 51 56 59 58 55 54 53 52 57 62 64 62 54 50 47 46 51 56 58 56
DEWPT            42 44 46 47 48 49 49 50 50 51 51 51 48 47 45 44 44 44 43 44 42
MIN/MAX RH                   63          93          60          92          56
RH               89 77 69 64 69 80 83 89 93 80 67 63 60 77 83 89 93 77 62 59 59
WIND DIR          N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          6 12 12 16 16 17 17 17 13 11 11  8  9 10  8 10 10 12 12 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1
CLOUDS (%)       85 89 91 94 95 98100100 97 90 83 85 88 90 92 93 95 92 90 78 65
POP 12HR                     40          90          60          50          20
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.61        0.18        0.09        0.04
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC NM NM  O  O NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                     IS NM NM  O  O NM NM NM NM
LAL               1  1  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 24 27 26 21<10<10<10<10 14 39 38 31<10<10 14<10 18 30 43 38
T WIND DIR        N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  S SW SE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       12 18 18 23 29 27 32 33 26  8 10  8  2 16 13 13 14 16 18 21 17
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD GD PR FR PR PR PR GD FR PR PR PR FR PR FR GD EX GD


DATE          MON 05/02/16 TUE 05/03/16 WED 05/04/16 THU 05/05/16
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       44      64      45      68      48      73      49      74
TEMP          47 44 60 62 49 45 63 65 52 48 68 70 54 49 69 71
DEWPT         42 41 41 42 41 42 44 44 44 44 47 46 46 44 45 47
RH            83 89 49 48 74 89 50 46 74 86 47 42 74 83 42 42
PWIND DIR           N       N      NW       W       W      NW      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      10      10      10       5       5       5       5

$$


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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