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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
422 AM CDT WED MAY 18 2016

KSZ058-182215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
422 AM CDT WED MAY 18 2016

DATE             WED 05/18/16            THU 05/19/16            FRI 05/20/16
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                      66          46          67          52          70
TEMP             44 57 63 66 63 54 50 47 46 55 63 67 65 58 55 53 52 60 66 70 68
DEWPT            43 47 48 48 49 49 47 45 45 47 49 51 52 52 52 51 51 53 55 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   52          96          56          96          59
RH               96 69 58 52 60 83 89 93 96 74 60 56 63 80 90 93 96 78 68 59 61
WIND DIR          N  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E
WIND SPD          3  5  6  5  6  4  4  4  5  8 10  9  8  5  4  4  5  6  8  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       45 42 63 59 38 39 46 48 50 66 81 85 90 89 89 86 82 74 65 53 42
POP 12HR                      5           5          30          40          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.04        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                                     SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 19 52 61 51<10<10<10<10 25 45 56 31<10<10<10<10 19 32 38
T WIND DIR        N  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        6 11 11  8  9 10 10 11 12 18 17 16 14  8  5  5  9 13 14 10
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD


DATE          SAT 05/21/16 SUN 05/22/16 MON 05/23/16 TUE 05/24/16
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       52      76      57      78      61      77      62      81
TEMP          56 52 71 74 61 57 74 76 65 61 74 75 65 62 77 79
DEWPT         52 52 58 59 56 55 62 61 60 58 64 65 63 62 66 65
RH            86100 63 59 84 93 66 60 84 90 71 71 93100 69 62
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5      10      10      10      30      30      40      30
RAIN SHWRS                            SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-182215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
422 AM CDT WED MAY 18 2016

DATE             WED 05/18/16            THU 05/19/16            FRI 05/20/16
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                      66          47          67          52          70
TEMP             47 58 64 66 64 55 51 48 47 56 63 67 65 58 55 53 52 60 66 70 68
DEWPT            45 46 46 46 48 46 46 45 45 46 46 48 49 49 49 49 49 51 52 52 52
MIN/MAX RH                   48          94          50          90          54
RH               93 64 52 48 56 72 83 89 93 69 54 50 56 72 80 86 89 72 61 53 57
WIND DIR         NW  S  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          2  2  3  3  5  4  4  4  4  8 10  9  8  5  4  4  5  8  9  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       56 51 55 57 44 38 31 40 41 51 62 75 87 88 89 81 73 69 65 57 48
POP 12HR                      5           5          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 19 57 66<10<10<10<10<10 50 60 53 37<10<10<10<10 22 35 35
T WIND DIR        W SE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE
T WIND SPD        3  5  4  2  8  9  9  9 10 16 14 12 14 10  8  8  9 14 13 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD


DATE          SAT 05/21/16 SUN 05/22/16 MON 05/23/16 TUE 05/24/16
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       53      76      57      78      62      78      62      81
TEMP          57 53 71 74 61 57 74 76 65 62 75 76 65 62 77 79
DEWPT         52 52 55 56 54 53 60 59 59 58 62 63 62 61 63 61
RH            83 96 57 53 78 86 62 56 81 87 64 64 90 97 62 54
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10      30      50      40      30
RAIN SHWRS                            SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-182215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
422 AM CDT WED MAY 18 2016

DATE             WED 05/18/16            THU 05/19/16            FRI 05/20/16
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                      66          46          68          52          70
TEMP             48 58 63 66 63 54 50 47 46 56 64 68 66 59 55 53 52 60 66 70 68
DEWPT            46 47 46 46 47 47 46 45 45 46 46 47 48 48 48 48 49 51 52 52 52
MIN/MAX RH                   48          95          47          89          54
RH               93 67 54 48 56 77 86 93 96 69 52 47 52 67 77 83 89 72 61 53 57
WIND DIR          W  S  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          2  3  3  3  5  4  4  4  4  6  9  9  8  6  5  4  4  6  9  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       52 53 56 58 43 32 24 36 37 46 55 58 61 71 81 73 65 62 60 57 53
POP 12HR                      5           5          10          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 30 69 67 23<10<10<10<10 60 63 63 48<10<10<10<10 35 48 44
T WIND DIR        W SE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S
T WIND SPD        4  3  3  1  5  9  9  8  9 13 14 11 13 10  8  6  6 13 12 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          SAT 05/21/16 SUN 05/22/16 MON 05/23/16 TUE 05/24/16
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       53      75      57      78      62      78      62      81
TEMP          57 53 71 73 61 57 74 76 65 62 75 76 65 62 77 79
DEWPT         52 52 55 55 53 53 60 60 60 58 62 63 62 60 63 62
RH            83 96 57 53 75 86 62 58 84 87 64 64 90 93 62 56
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           10      10      10      10      30      50      40      30
RAIN SHWRS                            SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-182215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
422 AM CDT WED MAY 18 2016

DATE             WED 05/18/16            THU 05/19/16            FRI 05/20/16
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          47          69          52          70
TEMP             47 58 64 67 64 55 51 48 47 57 65 69 67 59 56 53 52 60 66 70 68
DEWPT            46 48 46 44 45 46 46 45 44 45 45 46 47 47 47 48 49 50 52 52 52
MIN/MAX RH                   44          89          44          88          52
RH               96 69 52 43 50 72 83 89 89 64 48 44 49 64 72 83 89 69 61 53 57
WIND DIR         SW NW  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          2  3  3  4  5  4  4  4  5  8  9  9  8  6  5  5  5  8  9  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       52 53 53 52 39 31 23 32 31 38 45 54 62 72 82 74 66 61 55 56 56
POP 12HR                      5           5          10          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 29 73 73 48<10<10<10<10 66 66 66 52<10<10<10<10 29 51 55
T WIND DIR       SW NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        3  1  3  1  4 10 10 10 11 13 13 12 13 14 12 10 10 13 12 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR PR FR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          SAT 05/21/16 SUN 05/22/16 MON 05/23/16 TUE 05/24/16
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       53      75      56      78      62      78      62      81
TEMP          57 53 71 73 60 56 74 76 65 62 75 76 65 62 77 78
DEWPT         52 51 55 55 52 52 60 59 59 58 62 63 62 60 62 61
RH            83 93 57 53 75 86 62 56 81 87 64 64 90 93 60 56
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           10      10       5      10      30      40      50      30
RAIN SHWRS                            SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$


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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