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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
426 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

KSZ058-262215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
426 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

DATE             SAT 07/26/14            SUN 07/27/14            MON 07/28/14
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                     101          74          91          62          84
TEMP             78 89 98100101 87 81 76 74 82 88 91 88 74 68 64 62 72 81 84 81
DEWPT            75 72 68 66 67 70 71 72 70 68 64 60 59 59 58 56 58 58 59 59 58
MIN/MAX RH                   33          89          35          87          42
RH               91 57 38 33 33 57 72 87 87 63 45 36 38 59 70 75 87 61 47 43 46
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         13 14 16 14 12  8  5  6  5 10 12 12 11  6  6  5  6  9 11 11 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       74 75 52 50 48 57 65 52 39 26 28 14 14  8 13 10 11  9 15 13 20
POP 12HR                     20          20          10           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.06           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                      IS IS IS
TSTMS                           IS IS IS
LAL               2  2  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 15 34 46 47<10<10<10<10 30 40 53 40<10<10<10<10 38 62 75 65
T WIND DIR        S SW SW SW SW  S  S NW  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       26 28 26 26 26 16 11 12 10 20 20 17 17 12 12 11 12 16 19 20 18
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y


DATE          TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14  THU 07/31/14  FRI 08/01/14
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     60    84      64    82      63    83      63    84
TEMP          65 60 80 82   69 64 79 80   67 63 80 80   67 63 81 81
DEWPT         58 56 55 55   55 57 59 60   61 61 61 60   60 60 60 60
RH            78 87 42 40   61 78 50 51   81 93 52 51   78 90 49 49
PWIND DIR        NE    NE      SE     S      SW     S       E     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          5     5      10    30      20    20      10    20
RAIN SHWRS                        SC SC   IS IS IS IS         IS IS
TSTMS                             IS IS   IS IS IS IS         IS IS

$$

KSZ024-262215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
426 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

DATE             SAT 07/26/14            SUN 07/27/14            MON 07/28/14
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                      97          72          88          62          82
TEMP             77 89 95 95 97 84 79 74 72 80 86 88 85 73 68 64 62 71 79 82 79
DEWPT            77 72 69 69 68 71 72 70 68 62 59 58 58 59 58 58 58 58 58 57 57
MIN/MAX RH                   40          89          36          86          43
RH              100 57 43 43 39 65 79 87 87 54 40 36 40 62 70 81 87 63 49 43 47
WIND DIR          S SW SW SW SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          4 10 12 10  6  3  8  8  6 11 13 13 11  5  5  5  5  9 10 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       62 72 64 56 48 50 52 39 26 12 16  6  7  6 10  8 11 11 19 15 22
POP 12HR                     20          20           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.03           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS    IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS    IS IS IS IS
LAL               2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  6  6  5  5  6  6  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 14 36 25 44<10<10<10<10 24 44 54 56<10<10<10<10 46 69 84 73
T WIND DIR        S SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        9 16 16 13 10  8 14 14 12 25 20 20 21 10 11 13 12 19 19 18 14
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y


DATE          TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14  THU 07/31/14  FRI 08/01/14
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     59    83      63    81      63    83      63    83
TEMP          64 59 79 81   68 63 78 79   67 63 80 80   68 63 80 80
DEWPT         57 56 54 54   55 57 59 60   61 61 60 60   60 60 60 60
RH            78 90 42 39   63 81 52 52   81 93 51 51   76 90 51 51
PWIND DIR        NE    NE      SE    SW      SW     S       E     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR          5     5      20    40      20    20      10    20
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS SC SC   IS IS IS IS         IS IS
TSTMS                       IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS         IS IS

$$

KSZ012-262215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
426 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

DATE             SAT 07/26/14            SUN 07/27/14            MON 07/28/14
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          71          87          61          82
TEMP             75 87 96 95 95 82 77 73 71 79 85 87 84 72 67 63 61 70 78 82 79
DEWPT            75 71 71 71 70 72 71 70 67 63 61 60 60 59 59 58 58 58 59 59 59
MIN/MAX RH                   45          90          40          90          46
RH              100 59 45 46 45 72 82 90 87 58 45 40 44 64 75 84 90 66 52 46 50
WIND DIR          S  S SW  S NW  N  N NW  N  N  N NW  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          5  9  9  6  4  5  9  6  6 11 13 14 11  5  6  6  6  9 10 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       70 67 64 56 49 47 44 32 20 10 14  6  7  6 11  9 11 11 21 15 21
POP 12HR                     20          20           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                  IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  5  5  4  4  6  6  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 11 33 33 45<10<10<10<10 24 43 56 56<10<10<10<10 39 70 81 58
T WIND DIR        S  S SW SW NW  N  N NW  N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       10 12 11  9  9 10 16 12 12 23 21 23 23 10 12 13 12 19 19 17 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD FR GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y


DATE          TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14  THU 07/31/14  FRI 08/01/14
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     59    82      62    80      62    83      62    83
TEMP          64 59 78 80   67 62 78 78   66 62 80 80   67 62 80 80
DEWPT         57 56 55 55   55 57 59 61   61 60 61 61   59 59 60 61
RH            78 90 45 42   65 84 52 56   84 93 52 52   75 90 51 52
PWIND DIR        NE    NE      SE    SW       S     S       E     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR          5     5      20    30      20    20      10    20
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS SC SC   IS IS IS IS         IS IS
TSTMS                       IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS         IS IS

$$

KSZ012-262215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
426 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

DATE             SAT 07/26/14            SUN 07/27/14            MON 07/28/14
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          70          85          58          80
TEMP             74 86 95 96 94 81 76 72 70 77 83 85 82 70 64 61 58 68 77 80 78
DEWPT            74 72 74 73 74 73 71 69 66 64 63 62 62 60 58 56 56 58 61 61 60
MIN/MAX RH                   47          91          45          93          52
RH              100 63 51 48 53 77 85 90 87 64 51 46 51 71 81 84 93 70 58 52 54
WIND DIR         SW  S  S SW  W  N  N NW NW  N NW NW  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          4  6  6  5  4  5  8  6  6 11 14 16 11  5  6  6  6  9 10 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       69 69 63 56 49 46 43 29 14  8 12  6  7  6 10  9 13 12 21 16 18
POP 12HR                     20          20           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                  IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  4  4  4  4  6  6  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 11 30 39 42<10<10<10<10 28 46 56 53<10<10<10<10 36 70 81 49
T WIND DIR       SW  S  S SW NW  N  N NW  N  N NW NW  N NW NW  N NW  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        8  8  8  5  9 10 12 10 12 23 25 24 24 13 13 13 12 19 18 16 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y


DATE          TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14  THU 07/31/14  FRI 08/01/14
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     57    81      61    81      62    83      61    83
TEMP          62 57 77 79   65 61 77 79   66 62 79 79   66 61 80 80
DEWPT         56 55 56 57   55 57 60 61   60 60 61 62   58 59 59 60
RH            81 93 48 47   70 87 56 54   81 93 54 56   75 93 49 51
PWIND DIR        NE     N      SE    SW       S     S       E     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     0      20    30      20    20      10    20
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS SC SC   IS IS IS IS         IS IS
TSTMS                       IS IS IS IS   IS IS 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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