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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
627 AM CDT THU OCT 16 2014

KSZ058-162215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
627 AM CDT THU OCT 16 2014

DATE             THU 10/16/14            FRI 10/17/14            SAT 10/18/14
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                      78          47          71          43          64
TEMP             47 58 73 78 68 58 53 51 48 56 67 71 62 52 48 46 43 50 60 64 58
DEWPT            42 48 50 52 53 51 49 46 41 42 45 46 46 45 43 41 39 39 40 41 42
MIN/MAX RH                   41          86          41          87          44
RH               83 69 44 40 59 77 86 83 77 59 45 41 56 77 83 83 86 66 47 43 55
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW NW  N NW NW NW  N NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE
WIND SPD          8 12 11 10  8  6  5  4  6 10 12 12  8  6  6  6  6  8  8  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       40 29 25 29 38 25 24 24 18 23 26 24 21 19 17 16 14 18 24 29 33
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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
HAINES            5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10<10 20<10<10<10<10<10<10 28 37<10<10<10<10<10 12 34 36 23
T WIND DIR        S  S  S SW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD       14 23 19 14 14 13 11  9 12 16 17 18 10 10 11 11 13 13 11 11  9
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR


DATE          SUN 10/19/14  MON 10/20/14  TUE 10/21/14  WED 10/22/14
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    66      50    72      50    71      51    70
TEMP          48 44 62 61   54 51 69 65   54 50 68 65   55 51 67 64
DEWPT         41 42 47 48   51 49 55 52   52 49 55 53   53 50 54 52
RH            77 93 58 62   90 93 61 63   93 96 63 65   93 96 63 65
PWIND DIR         E     S       S    NW       E    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW SC SC SC   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5    10      20    10       5     5      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS

$$

KSZ024-162215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
627 AM CDT THU OCT 16 2014

DATE             THU 10/16/14            FRI 10/17/14            SAT 10/18/14
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                      76          47          67          41          61
TEMP             44 55 70 76 67 57 53 50 48 55 64 67 59 50 46 44 41 48 58 61 55
DEWPT            41 47 50 51 51 49 45 43 39 40 43 43 43 42 40 38 37 37 38 39 40
MIN/MAX RH                   41          74          42          87          44
RH               89 74 49 42 56 75 74 77 71 57 46 42 55 74 79 79 85 65 47 44 57
WIND DIR         SE  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD          5  9  9  9  5  5  5  5  6 11 12 12  6  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC FW SC FW SC FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       19 15 27 25 33 23 27 25 19 24 29 23 17 15 12 13 14 17 21 24 27
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 13 24<10<10<10<10<10 10 27 36<10<10<10<10<10 11 28 31<10
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD       10 17 16 10 11 10 11 11 13 23 19 19 12 10 11 12 12 13  9  6  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR


DATE          SUN 10/19/14  MON 10/20/14  TUE 10/21/14  WED 10/22/14
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     42    65      49    70      47    69      49    68
TEMP          46 42 61 60   52 49 67 63   52 47 65 63   53 50 65 63
DEWPT         39 40 45 46   49 47 52 49   48 45 52 51   51 48 52 51
RH            76 93 56 60   89 93 59 60   86 93 63 65   93 93 63 65
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SW    NW       E    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC FW   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5      10     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-162215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
627 AM CDT THU OCT 16 2014

DATE             THU 10/16/14            FRI 10/17/14            SAT 10/18/14
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                      76          47          66          40          61
TEMP             43 55 70 76 67 57 53 50 47 54 63 66 58 49 45 43 40 48 57 61 55
DEWPT            40 47 50 51 50 48 44 42 40 41 43 43 42 41 39 38 37 37 38 39 40
MIN/MAX RH                   42          76          43          88          45
RH               89 74 49 42 54 72 71 74 76 61 48 43 55 74 79 82 89 65 49 44 57
WIND DIR          S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD          5  9 10  9  6  5  6  6  8 12 13 13  8  5  6  6  5  8  6  5  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC SC SC FW FW SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       15 17 29 28 36 23 24 28 19 23 27 22 16 14 12 14 15 18 21 24 26
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 13 25<10<10<10<10<10 19 29 39<10<10<10<10<10 13 27 30<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW  N  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD       11 18 18 11 12 10 12 11 14 26 20 23 11 10 11 12 12 13 10  6  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR


DATE          SUN 10/19/14  MON 10/20/14  TUE 10/21/14  WED 10/22/14
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     41    64      48    70      46    68      49    68
TEMP          45 42 60 59   51 48 66 62   51 46 64 62   52 49 64 62
DEWPT         39 39 45 45   47 46 50 48   47 44 51 51   50 47 52 50
RH            79 89 58 60   86 93 56 60   86 93 63 67   93 93 65 65
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SW    NW      NE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5      10     5       5     5       5    10

$$

KSZ012-162215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
627 AM CDT THU OCT 16 2014

DATE             THU 10/16/14            FRI 10/17/14            SAT 10/18/14
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          46          66          40          60
TEMP             43 55 70 75 66 56 52 49 46 53 62 66 58 49 45 43 40 47 56 60 54
DEWPT            40 47 49 51 51 49 45 43 40 41 43 44 43 41 39 37 37 37 38 39 40
MIN/MAX RH                   42          80          45          89          46
RH               89 74 47 43 58 77 77 80 79 64 50 45 57 74 79 79 89 68 51 46 59
WIND DIR          S  S SW  W NW NW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD          5  9 10 10  6  5  6  6  9 12 14 14  9  6  6  6  5  6  6  5  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       16 20 31 27 35 24 24 23 16 21 25 21 16 15 13 14 15 18 21 24 26
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
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
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 14 25<10<10<10<10<10<10 30 40<10<10<10<10<10 12 26 28<10
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  W NW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD        9 16 19 12 12 10 11 10 14 23 23 24 16 14 14 14 12 12  9  6  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR


DATE          SUN 10/19/14  MON 10/20/14  TUE 10/21/14  WED 10/22/14
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     41    64      47    69      45    67      48    67
TEMP          45 41 60 58   50 47 65 61   50 45 63 61   52 48 63 62
DEWPT         39 39 45 46   47 46 50 47   46 44 51 50   50 47 52 50
RH            79 92 58 64   89 96 58 60   86 96 65 67   93 96 67 65
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SW    NW      NE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0     5       5     5       5     5      10    10

$$


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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