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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
405 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

KSZ058-202215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
405 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

DATE             MON 10/20/14            TUE 10/21/14            WED 10/22/14
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                      75          47          72          50          73
TEMP          54 51 59 70 75 66 57 52 49 47 57 68 72 64 56 53 51 50 58 69 73 66
DEWPT         51 51 54 55 47 49 48 47 46 44 49 49 49 49 48 47 46 47 51 55 57 55
MIN/MAX RH                   37          93          44          88          57
RH            90100 83 59 37 54 72 83 89 89 75 51 44 58 74 80 83 89 77 61 57 68
WIND DIR      SW  W NW  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD       4  4  4  6  8  5  4  4  2  3  4  6  8  6  6  6  8  6 10 11 12  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW CL FW B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    14 16  0  0  0  0  0  0  4  7  4  9  5 10  5 22 53 46 49 53 65 60
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   SC
TSTMS                                                                        IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 35 43<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 31<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 27 11
T WIND DIR    SW  W NW NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE
T WIND SPD     5  5  6 11 10  9  9  6  5  6  6  8 10 11 14 14 14 12 16 16 18 19
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE          THU 10/23/14  FRI 10/24/14  SAT 10/25/14  SUN 10/26/14
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     55    67      51    71      52    75      52    72
TEMP          58 55 65 62   54 51 67 64   55 52 70 66   56 52 69 66
DEWPT         54 54 56 56   52 50 56 54   53 51 58 56   54 51 55 52
RH            86 96 73 81   93 96 68 70   93 96 66 70   93 96 61 61
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S      SW    SW       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR         60    50      10     5       5     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS    SC NM SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-202215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
405 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

DATE             MON 10/20/14            TUE 10/21/14            WED 10/22/14
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                      72          44          70          48          70
TEMP          52 49 57 68 72 64 54 50 47 45 56 67 70 63 54 51 49 48 55 66 70 64
DEWPT         48 48 48 48 46 46 45 42 41 41 46 46 46 47 47 46 45 46 48 52 54 54
MIN/MAX RH                   39          88          42          92          56
RH            86 96 72 49 39 52 71 74 79 86 69 47 42 56 77 83 86 93 77 61 57 70
WIND DIR      NW NW  N  N  N  N NE  E NE SE  E SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       3  4  6  6  6  4  3  3  2  2  3  5  8  6  6  6  6  8 10 11 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)     0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  7  4  7  4  9  6 16 40 51 56 61 62 74
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   SC
TSTMS                                                                        IS
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  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 11 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 27 29<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 19 14
T WIND DIR     W NW  N NE  N  N NE NE NE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD     6  8 11 10  9  8  6  4  3  3  4  8  9 11 13 14 13 14 17 19 19 20
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE          THU 10/23/14  FRI 10/24/14  SAT 10/25/14  SUN 10/26/14
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     55    67      51    71      52    74      52    71
TEMP          58 55 65 62   54 51 67 64   55 52 69 65   55 52 67 64
DEWPT         54 54 56 56   53 50 55 54   52 50 56 55   53 51 54 52
RH            86 96 73 81   96 96 65 70   90 93 63 70   93 96 63 65
PWIND DIR         S     S       S    SW      SW     S      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         60    50      10     5       0     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS    SC NM SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-202215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
405 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

DATE             MON 10/20/14            TUE 10/21/14            WED 10/22/14
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                      71          45          70          47          69
TEMP          51 48 56 67 71 64 55 51 47 45 56 67 70 63 54 50 48 47 54 66 69 64
DEWPT         48 47 48 47 43 44 44 42 41 40 46 46 46 47 47 46 45 45 48 51 53 53
MIN/MAX RH                   37          85          42          92          55
RH            89 96 74 49 36 48 66 71 79 82 69 47 42 56 77 86 89 93 80 58 57 67
WIND DIR       W NW  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  S  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       3  4  5  5  6  4  3  2  2  2  2  5  6  6  6  8  6  8 10 12 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)     0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  6  3  6  4  7  6 16 30 47 53 60 68 74
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   SC
TSTMS                                                                        IS
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  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 21 36<10<10<10<10<10<10 29 33<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 20 17
T WIND DIR     W NW  N NE  N  N  N NW  N SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD     6  8  9  9  9  6  5  3  3  1  4  6  9 11 14 14 13 13 16 20 21 24
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD


DATE          THU 10/23/14  FRI 10/24/14  SAT 10/25/14  SUN 10/26/14
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     55    67      51    71      51    73      52    71
TEMP          57 55 65 62   54 51 68 65   55 51 69 65   55 52 67 65
DEWPT         53 53 56 56   52 50 55 54   52 50 56 55   53 51 54 52
RH            86 93 73 81   93 96 63 68   90 96 63 70   93 96 63 63
PWIND DIR         S     S       S    SW      SW     S      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         60    50      10     5       0     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS    SC NM SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-202215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
405 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

DATE             MON 10/20/14            TUE 10/21/14            WED 10/22/14
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                      71          44          71          45          69
TEMP          50 47 55 67 71 63 55 51 47 45 57 67 71 62 53 48 46 45 53 65 69 63
DEWPT         47 46 47 47 42 43 43 42 41 40 45 46 47 47 47 46 44 44 46 50 52 52
MIN/MAX RH                   35          87          43          96          55
RH            89 96 74 49 35 48 64 71 79 82 64 47 42 58 80 93 93 96 77 58 55 67
WIND DIR       W NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  S  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD       5  4  4  5  6  4  2  3  2  2  2  5  6  6  6  8  6  8 11 12 13 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)     0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  5  2  6  3  7  5 15  9 42 48 54 61 71
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   SC
TSTMS                                                                        IS
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  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 24 36<10<10<10<10<10<10 29 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 20 17
T WIND DIR     W NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  S  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD    12 10  8  9  9  9  6  5  4  3  4  5  8 13 14 17 14 16 18 23 24 23
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          THU 10/23/14  FRI 10/24/14  SAT 10/25/14  SUN 10/26/14
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     54    67      50    71      50    73      51    71
TEMP          56 54 64 61   53 50 67 64   54 50 68 64   54 51 67 64
DEWPT         52 52 57 56   52 50 56 54   53 50 57 55   54 50 55 52
RH            86 93 78 84   96100 68 70   96100 68 73  100 96 65 65
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S    SW      SW     S      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 B1   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         60    50       5     5       0     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS    SC NM SC SC
TSTMS         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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