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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
548 AM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

KSZ058-122230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
548 AM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

DATE             FRI 09/12/14            SAT 09/13/14            SUN 09/14/14
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                      58          39          65          49          75
TEMP             51 54 57 58 54 46 43 40 39 50 61 65 62 55 53 51 49 60 71 75 73
DEWPT            49 48 48 47 44 43 41 37 37 40 41 43 44 44 44 44 45 48 52 55 57
MIN/MAX RH                   64          96          44          84          49
RH               93 80 72 67 69 89 93 89 92 68 48 45 52 66 71 77 86 64 51 50 57
WIND DIR          N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 12 13 14 12  8  6  5  4  6  8  8  6  5  5  5  4  8  9 11 10
WIND GUST              24 26 23
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)      100100 98 96 77 40 18 11  9 10 11 12 12 16 19 23 26 31 37 44 51
POP 12HR                     50          10           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC SC                                                 SC
TSTMS                                                                        IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT          21 28 35 41 27<10<10<10<10 18 36 42 27<10<10<10<10<10 37 40 24
T WIND DIR        N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       17 19 19 23 23 16 13 10 10 12 11 10 11 12 10 10  9 10 12 16 19
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          MON 09/15/14  TUE 09/16/14  WED 09/17/14  THU 09/18/14
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     61    78      57    73      57    78      60    81
TEMP          64 61 75 73   61 57 70 70   60 57 75 75   64 60 78 77
DEWPT         58 59 65 61   58 54 56 57   56 55 61 62   59 57 65 63
RH            81 93 71 66   90 90 61 63   87 93 62 64   84 90 64 62
PWIND DIR         S     W      NE     E       E    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 SC   B1 B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         30    50      30    10      10    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC               IS IS   IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC   IS IS               IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-122230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
548 AM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

DATE             FRI 09/12/14            SAT 09/13/14            SUN 09/14/14
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                      55          38          63          48          73
TEMP             49 52 54 55 52 44 41 39 38 48 59 63 60 54 51 50 48 58 69 73 70
DEWPT            47 47 46 45 42 42 40 37 35 38 41 42 42 43 43 43 44 47 51 54 56
MIN/MAX RH                   65          95          46          84          51
RH               93 83 74 69 69 93 96 92 89 68 51 46 51 66 74 77 86 67 53 51 61
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          9 11 12 12 10  5  4  3  3  4  8  9  6  5  4  4  4  8  9 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100 99 92 56 26  7  5  5  6  8 10 11 13 16 19 21 27 33 40 47
POP 12HR                     60           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.05           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC NM SC IS                                                 SC
TSTMS                                                                        IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 14 29 33 24<10<10<10<10 20 37 42 27<10<10<10<10<10 38 40<10
T WIND DIR        N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  E SE  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       16 21 25 20 18 10  8  6  5  8 10 12 14 13 11 10 12 11 11 14 16
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          MON 09/15/14  TUE 09/16/14  WED 09/17/14  THU 09/18/14
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    73      54    71      55    76      59    79
TEMP          62 60 70 69   57 54 68 68   58 55 73 73   62 59 76 76
DEWPT         58 58 62 58   53 51 53 55   53 52 60 60   58 56 64 63
RH            87 93 76 68   86 90 59 63   83 90 64 64   87 90 66 64
PWIND DIR        SE    NE      NE     E      SE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         40    50      20    10      10    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   IS IS               IS IS   IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC                       IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-122230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
548 AM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

DATE             FRI 09/12/14            SAT 09/13/14            SUN 09/14/14
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                      55          37          63          48          72
TEMP             48 51 54 55 52 44 41 39 37 48 59 63 60 53 51 49 48 58 68 72 69
DEWPT            47 47 45 44 43 41 39 37 35 39 42 44 44 43 42 42 43 47 52 55 56
MIN/MAX RH                   67          94          49          87          54
RH               96 86 71 66 71 89 92 92 92 71 53 50 55 69 71 77 83 67 57 55 63
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  N SE SE  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD         10 11 11 11  9  4  3  2  2  4  8  9  6  4  5  4  5  8  9 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)      100100 99 84 49 21  7  6  5  6  7  8  9 12 15 18 20 26 33 42 51
POP 12HR                     70           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.07           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC NM SC IS                                                 SC
TSTMS                                                                        IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 17 34 37 29<10<10<10<10 22 39 45 33<10<10<10<10<10 38 40<10
T WIND DIR        N NE NE  N  N  N  N NW  N SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       17 23 23 18 17  8  6  4  4  6 10 12 14 11 11 10 11 12 12 14 12
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          MON 09/15/14  TUE 09/16/14  WED 09/17/14  THU 09/18/14
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     58    71      52    70      54    75      58    78
TEMP          61 58 69 67   56 52 67 67   57 54 72 72   61 58 75 75
DEWPT         57 57 61 56   52 49 51 54   52 51 59 59   56 55 63 63
RH            87 96 76 68   86 89 56 63   83 90 64 64   84 90 66 66
PWIND DIR        SE    NE      NE     E      SE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         40    50      20    10      10    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   IS IS               IS IS   IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC                       IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-122230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
548 AM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

DATE             FRI 09/12/14            SAT 09/13/14            SUN 09/14/14
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                      56          36          62          46          71
TEMP             48 51 54 56 52 43 40 38 36 47 58 62 59 52 50 48 46 57 67 71 69
DEWPT            46 45 45 44 43 41 39 36 35 40 44 45 45 44 42 41 42 47 52 55 56
MIN/MAX RH                   66          99          54          87          56
RH               93 80 71 64 71 93 96 92 96 76 59 54 60 74 74 77 86 69 59 57 63
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  W NW SE SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD         10 10 10 10  8  3  3  2  2  3  6  9  6  5  5  5  5  8  9 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100 99 85 48 20  7  8  8  9  9 10 11 14 17 20 23 28 32 39 46
POP 12HR                     70           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.08           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC NM SC IS                                                 SC
TSTMS                                                                        IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 18 34 39 33<10<10<10<10 24 41 45<10<10<10<10<10 11 40 41<10
T WIND DIR        N NE  N  N  N  N  N  W NW SE SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       19 24 19 17 16  6  5  4  4  5 10 12 13 10 10 10 10 13 12 13 14
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE          MON 09/15/14  TUE 09/16/14  WED 09/17/14  THU 09/18/14
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    70      50    70      53    74      57    77
TEMP          60 57 68 66   54 50 67 67   56 53 71 71   60 57 74 74
DEWPT         56 57 60 56   50 47 51 53   51 50 58 59   55 55 62 62
RH            87100 76 70   86 89 56 61   83 89 63 66   84 93 66 66
PWIND DIR        SE    NE      NE     E      SE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         50    40      10     5      10    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC                       IS IS   IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC                       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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