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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
440 AM CDT FRI APR 22 2016

KSZ058-222215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
440 AM CDT FRI APR 22 2016

DATE             FRI 04/22/16            SAT 04/23/16            SUN 04/24/16
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                      73          49          78          58          78
TEMP             49 60 68 72 70 58 52 50 49 61 72 78 76 67 63 60 58 66 74 78 76
DEWPT            47 52 48 47 49 49 48 48 46 53 53 53 53 53 52 52 51 54 56 59 59
MIN/MAX RH                   40          86          42          76          52
RH               93 75 49 41 47 72 86 93 89 75 51 42 45 61 67 75 77 65 53 52 56
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N NE  E SE  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  9  9  5  2  3  3  4  5 11 16 18 16 13 14 16 14 21 24 24 19
WIND GUST                                                     26       35 35
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC FW FW CL FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       22 50 23  8  2  7  6 14  3  5  3  6 13 27 25 32 40 35 68 74 77
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.06
RAIN SHWRS                                                             SC SC NM
TSTMS                                                                  SC SC NM
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 15 36 38 22<10<10<10<10 11 44 44 37
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       11 13 10  9  4  8  9 10  9 20 23 28 31
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          MON 04/25/16 TUE 04/26/16 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16
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       58      77      55      77      57      75      48      69
TEMP          63 58 73 75 61 55 73 75 62 57 72 72 55 48 65 67
DEWPT         57 57 56 55 53 52 56 60 56 51 50 47 45 42 45 47
RH            81 96 55 50 75 90 55 60 81 80 46 41 69 80 48 49
PWIND DIR           S      SW       E      SE       S      SW      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           60      20      20      40      50      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         NM NM IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ024-222215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
440 AM CDT FRI APR 22 2016

DATE             FRI 04/22/16            SAT 04/23/16            SUN 04/24/16
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                      71          48          78          59          79
TEMP             49 57 66 70 69 57 51 49 48 60 72 78 76 67 64 61 59 67 75 79 77
DEWPT            47 49 48 46 47 48 47 47 46 52 53 53 53 53 52 52 51 54 55 57 58
MIN/MAX RH                   41          89          42          74          48
RH               93 75 52 42 45 72 86 93 93 75 51 42 45 61 65 72 75 63 50 47 52
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          8 10  9  5  2  3  4  5  6 11 17 20 17 12 13 13 12 19 23 21 17
WIND GUST                                   23 27 31 27                34 34 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 FW FW CL CL FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       86 84 23  8  3  5  7  4  5  6  8 17 20 34 35 46 57 47 82 70 82
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.12
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS NM NM SC
TSTMS                                                            IS IS NM NM SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 24 34 36 32<10<10<10<10<10 36 44 33
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       12 13  9  5  3  6  9 10 11 24 26 29 32
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          MON 04/25/16 TUE 04/26/16 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16
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       57      74      52      74      55      72      46      67
TEMP          63 57 71 72 58 52 70 72 60 55 69 69 53 46 63 65
DEWPT         58 55 53 51 48 46 52 54 55 49 47 44 43 40 42 44
RH            84 93 53 48 69 80 53 53 84 80 45 40 69 79 46 46
PWIND DIR           S       W       N       E       S      SW       W       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC FW SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           50      20      10      40      60      30      20      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS       SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS       SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-222215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
440 AM CDT FRI APR 22 2016

DATE             FRI 04/22/16            SAT 04/23/16            SUN 04/24/16
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                      71          47          79          59          79
TEMP             49 57 65 70 69 55 50 48 47 60 73 79 77 68 64 61 59 67 75 79 76
DEWPT            48 49 48 48 48 48 48 47 46 52 53 54 53 52 52 52 51 54 55 57 58
MIN/MAX RH                   43          90          42          75          46
RH               96 75 54 45 47 77 93 96 96 75 49 42 43 57 65 72 75 63 50 47 54
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          9 11 10  5  2  3  4  5  6 12 17 19 16 13 13 13 12 18 21 20 17
WIND GUST                                   23    31 26                34 33 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 SC FW CL FW FW SC CL FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       94 83 31  7  4  7  9 26  5  6  7 12 19 32 42 61 62 51 83 73 82
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          20          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02        0.11
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS IS IS NM NM SC
TSTMS                                                      IS IS IS IS NM NM SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 26 35 38 33<10<10<10<10 12 34 42 37
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       11 14  9  5  3  5  9 10 10 21 25 31 33
SMOKE DISP       PR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          MON 04/25/16 TUE 04/26/16 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16
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       56      75      51      72      54      73      46      67
TEMP          62 56 71 72 57 51 68 70 59 54 69 70 53 46 63 65
DEWPT         58 55 53 51 48 46 52 54 54 49 48 45 42 40 42 44
RH            87 96 53 48 72 83 57 57 83 83 47 41 66 79 46 46
PWIND DIR          SW       W       N       E      SE      SW       W       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR           50      20      10      40      60      30      20      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS       SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS       SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-222215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
440 AM CDT FRI APR 22 2016

DATE             FRI 04/22/16            SAT 04/23/16            SUN 04/24/16
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                      70          49          79          59          80
TEMP             49 56 64 70 67 56 52 50 49 61 73 79 77 68 64 61 59 68 76 80 77
DEWPT            47 49 48 47 48 48 48 48 46 52 53 53 52 52 52 53 52 54 55 57 58
MIN/MAX RH                   44          89          41          76          45
RH               93 77 56 44 50 74 86 93 89 72 49 41 42 57 65 75 78 61 48 45 52
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          8 10  8  5  2  3  5  6  6 12 17 19 17 13 13 14 13 19 20 19 17
WIND GUST                                                              32 31 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 SC FW CL FW FW FW CL FW CL FW FW SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       91 86 40  8  1  8 10 24  5  6  5 12 18 35 60 74 64 52 82 76 81
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          30          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.04        0.12
RAIN SHWRS                                                 SC SC IS IS NM NM SC
TSTMS                                                      SC SC IS IS NM NM SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 29 36 40 34<10<10<10<10 14 36 44 32
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N NE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       14 14 10  5  3  5 11 14 14 21 24 28 31
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          MON 04/25/16 TUE 04/26/16 WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16
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       57      75      50      71      54      73      46      66
TEMP          63 57 72 72 56 50 67 69 58 54 69 70 53 46 62 64
DEWPT         58 55 53 51 47 45 51 53 53 50 49 45 43 40 42 43
RH            84 93 51 48 72 83 56 57 83 86 49 41 69 79 48 46
PWIND DIR           S       W       N       E      SE      SW       W       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           50      10      10      40      60      30      20      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC             SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC             SC SC NM NM SC SC 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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