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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
351 AM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

KSZ058-232230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
351 AM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

DATE             SUN 08/23/15            MON 08/24/15            TUE 08/25/15
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          54          81          55          84
TEMP          66 63 63 70 76 73 65 60 57 55 69 77 81 77 65 61 58 56 70 80 84 80
DEWPT         62 56 50 51 53 54 53 52 51 50 55 50 50 55 54 53 51 50 58 56 56 57
MIN/MAX RH                   45          88          34          81          39
RH            87 78 62 51 45 51 65 75 80 83 61 39 34 47 68 75 77 80 66 44 38 45
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  W NW  S SE SE SE  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD      10 10 16 12 10  6  4  3  3  0  2  2  2  3  4  4  4  2  2  4  4  3
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    73 56 47 36 12 16 19 18 15 21 14 16 15  7  6  9  6 13 13 14 14 16
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    NM
TSTMS         NM
LAL            4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 15 26 35<10<10<10<10<10 18 35 37 29<10<10<10<10 11 34 49<10
T WIND DIR     N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  E  E  E SE  E  S SW  W  W  E  S SW SE
T WIND SPD    13 17 23 18 12 10  9  6  2  3  5  3  1  2  6  8  8  4  2  4  4  4
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          WED 08/26/15 THU 08/27/15 FRI 08/28/15 SAT 08/29/15
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       60      84      60      81      63      80      62      82
TEMP          65 60 80 80 65 60 78 78 68 63 78 77 66 63 78 79
DEWPT         56 57 60 63 59 58 62 63 62 62 63 63 63 61 63 63
RH            73 90 51 56 81 93 58 60 81 97 60 62 90 93 60 58
PWIND DIR           S      SE      SE      SE      SE       S      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5      10      10      20      30      30      30      20
RAIN SHWRS                      IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                           IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ024-232230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
351 AM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

DATE             SUN 08/23/15            MON 08/24/15            TUE 08/25/15
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          53          81          56          83
TEMP          64 58 61 69 75 73 63 58 55 54 69 77 81 77 66 61 58 56 70 80 83 79
DEWPT         55 49 47 51 51 51 51 49 48 47 54 50 51 55 57 53 53 52 58 58 58 59
MIN/MAX RH                   43          81          35          86          43
RH            73 72 60 53 43 46 65 72 77 77 59 39 35 47 73 75 83 86 66 47 43 50
WIND DIR       N  N  N NW NW  N  N NW  W  W  W  W  W NE  S SW  N NE  N NW NW NE
WIND SPD      10 10 14 12 10  6  3  4  4  2  2  4  5  2  2  2  2  0  3  1  3  3
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 SC FW FW FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    72 32 14 19  8  6  4  9  5 13  8  6  8  9  6 13  9 14 16 16 17 19
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS
TSTMS         IS
LAL            3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 22 30 33<10<10<10<10<10 12 37 44 24<10<10<10<10<10 32 47<10
T WIND DIR     N  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  W  W  W  W  W NW  S SW NW NW  N  W  W NE
T WIND SPD    17 17 21 17 14  9  6  6  5  4  3  3  4  2  4  5  8  5  4  4  6  3
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          WED 08/26/15 THU 08/27/15 FRI 08/28/15 SAT 08/29/15
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       59      82      59      82      64      82      63      84
TEMP          63 59 79 79 64 60 78 79 68 64 79 79 67 64 80 80
DEWPT         59 56 59 62 57 57 62 63 61 62 64 63 62 61 64 64
RH            87 90 50 56 78 90 58 58 78 93 60 58 84 90 58 58
PWIND DIR          NE       E       E      SE      SE       S      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5      10      10      20      30      30      20      20
RAIN SHWRS                      IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                           IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-232230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
351 AM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

DATE             SUN 08/23/15            MON 08/24/15            TUE 08/25/15
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                      74          51          81          54          82
TEMP          63 57 62 70 74 72 62 56 53 53 69 78 81 77 65 60 57 55 69 79 82 78
DEWPT         54 48 48 51 52 52 51 48 46 45 55 51 52 57 56 54 53 51 57 57 59 60
MIN/MAX RH                   45          82          36          90          45
RH            72 72 60 51 46 49 67 74 77 74 61 39 37 50 73 81 86 86 66 47 46 54
WIND DIR       N NW  N NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W NW  N SE  S  N NE NE  N  N NE
WIND SPD      11  9 14 13 11  5  3  4  4  2  2  5  6  3  2  1  2  2  3  3  4  4
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    56 25  7 11  9  3  3  3  6 10  5  4  7  9  7 14 13 16 18 18 20 19
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           5
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  1
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 24 32 33<10<10<10<10<10 10 40 44 25<10<10<10<10<10 34 49<10
T WIND DIR     N NW  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W NW NW NW NW SE  S NW  N  N NW  W NE
T WIND SPD    16 17 24 19 16  9  6  6  8  5  3  4  6  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  8  4
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE          WED 08/26/15 THU 08/27/15 FRI 08/28/15 SAT 08/29/15
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      82      58      82      63      82      62      84
TEMP          62 58 79 78 63 59 78 78 68 63 79 79 66 63 81 80
DEWPT         57 55 58 61 56 56 62 63 61 62 64 64 62 61 64 64
RH            84 90 49 56 78 90 58 60 78 97 60 60 87 93 56 58
PWIND DIR           E       E       E      SE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5      10      10      20      30      30      20      20
RAIN SHWRS                      IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                           IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-232230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
351 AM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

DATE             SUN 08/23/15            MON 08/24/15            TUE 08/25/15
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                      74          50          80          54          81
TEMP          62 57 62 69 74 71 60 55 52 51 68 77 80 76 64 60 57 55 69 78 81 76
DEWPT         55 49 49 50 53 53 51 48 45 45 55 51 52 57 56 54 54 52 59 58 59 62
MIN/MAX RH                   47          84          37          94          48
RH            78 75 62 51 48 53 72 77 77 80 63 40 38 52 75 81 90 90 70 50 47 62
WIND DIR      NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W NW NW  N SE  S  N NE  E NE  N NE
WIND SPD      10  9 14 13 11  6  3  4  4  2  3  5  6  3  2  1  1  2  3  3  4  4
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    49 19  4  4  4  1  1  2  5  5  3  3  3  7  7 14 17 22 20 16 16 17
POP 12HR                      5           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  1
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 24 32 30<10<10<10<10<10<10 39 39 18<10<10<10<10<10 30 39<10
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W NW NW NW SE  S NW NE  E  N NW NE
T WIND SPD    18 17 25 19 16 12  8  8  9  4  4  6  8  5  3  2  2  3  5  2  5  6
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR


DATE          WED 08/26/15 THU 08/27/15 FRI 08/28/15 SAT 08/29/15
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      81      57      81      62      81      62      83
TEMP          61 57 78 77 62 58 78 78 66 62 79 79 66 63 80 80
DEWPT         56 54 57 61 56 55 62 63 61 61 64 65 62 60 64 65
RH            84 90 48 58 81 90 58 60 84 97 60 62 87 90 58 60
PWIND DIR          NE       E       E      SE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            5      10      10      20      30      30      20      20
RAIN SHWRS                      IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                           IS IS SC SC 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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