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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
413 AM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

KSZ058-052215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
413 AM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

DATE             FRI 02/05/16            SAT 02/06/16            SUN 02/07/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      47          27          51          32          50
TEMP             21 29 39 46 42 37 31 27 27 32 45 51 47 40 37 34 32 36 46 50 46
DEWPT            19 21 21 22 24 26 26 25 25 25 27 26 26 27 27 28 28 28 27 22 21
MIN/MAX RH                   38          92          37          86          31
RH               92 72 48 38 48 64 81 92 92 75 49 37 43 59 67 78 85 72 47 33 37
WIND DIR         NE SE  S SW SW SW  W NW NW  W  W SW SW  S SW SW  W  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD          3  4  5  6  4  5  8  5  6  6  6 10  9 10 12 11 11 12 20 23 20
WIND GUST                                                              31 33
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       77 84 76 83 90 85 70 51 29 24 10 11 12 19 26 36 45 41 36 40 44
POP 12HR                      5          10           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
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 11 18<10<10<10<10<10<10 29 44 23<10<10<10<10<10 46 80 51
T WIND DIR       NE SE  S SW SW SW  W  W NW  W  W  W SW  S SW SW  W  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        6  8  8  8  9 11 14 11 11 10 11 14 18 20 21 17 16 17 32 40 39
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX


DATE               MON 02/08/16  TUE 02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       29    38      23    40      24    47      28    52
TEMP          34   29 36 35 27   23 36 37 28   24 41 43 33   28 46 48
DEWPT         21   21 17 16 17   18 16 18 22   22 26 26 26   25 28 30
RH            58   72 45 45 65   81 43 46 78   92 55 51 75   88 49 49
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    NW      SE     W
WIND CHAR         15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       0     0       5     0       0     5

$$

KSZ024-052215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
413 AM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

DATE             FRI 02/05/16            SAT 02/06/16            SUN 02/07/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      42          26          49          31          48
TEMP             20 26 35 41 38 33 30 28 26 30 43 49 46 39 36 33 31 34 44 48 44
DEWPT            19 20 20 20 22 25 26 25 23 24 28 27 27 26 26 27 26 28 27 24 22
MIN/MAX RH                   42          90          43          85          37
RH               96 78 54 42 52 72 85 88 88 78 55 42 47 59 67 78 81 78 51 39 41
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD          2  4  6  8  4  5  6  5  6  5  9 11  8  8 10  9 10 13 21 24 20
WIND GUST                                                              32
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       85 93 91 88 85 84 71 52 33 27 11 14 18 27 37 39 41 45 49 54 60
POP 12HR                      5          10           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FLURRIES                  IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 10 13<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 30 15<10<10<10<10<10 44 83 65
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        4  9 12 12 10 12 14 11 11  8 13 17 18 18 17 14 16 20 36 42 43
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX


DATE               MON 02/08/16  TUE 02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       28    36      21    38      22    44      26    49
TEMP          33   28 34 33 25   21 34 35 26   22 39 41 31   26 43 45
DEWPT         22   21 19 16 17   15 16 17 20   20 26 24 23   22 28 28
RH            63   75 54 49 71   77 47 47 78   92 59 50 72   85 55 51
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    NW      SE     W
WIND CHAR         15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       0     0       5     0       0     5

$$

KSZ012-052215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
413 AM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

DATE             FRI 02/05/16            SAT 02/06/16            SUN 02/07/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      41          25          47          30          47
TEMP             18 26 34 40 36 31 30 28 25 29 42 47 44 37 34 32 30 33 43 47 43
DEWPT            18 20 21 22 23 26 26 26 23 23 28 28 28 27 26 27 26 28 28 26 25
MIN/MAX RH                   48          94          47          89          43
RH              100 78 58 48 59 81 85 92 92 78 57 47 53 67 72 81 85 82 55 43 49
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  W  W NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD          2  5  8  8  4  5  6  5  5  4  9 11  9  8 10  9 10 14 21 24 20
WIND GUST                                                              32 34
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       87 95 93 89 86 85 74 58 37 29 12 15 17 27 36 39 41 46 51 58 64
POP 12HR                     10           5           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FLURRIES                  IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 11 14<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 24 14<10<10<10<10<10 46 80 66
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  W  W NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        5 11 16 13 10 12 13 11 10  6 13 17 19 17 17 13 14 21 36 41 42
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX


DATE               MON 02/08/16  TUE 02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       27    34      19    35      21    42      24    47
TEMP          32   27 32 31 23   19 31 32 25   21 37 39 29   24 41 43
DEWPT         22   21 19 17 16   15 16 18 19   19 26 24 22   21 28 29
RH            66   78 58 56 74   84 53 56 78   92 64 54 75   88 59 57
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    NW      SE     W
WIND CHAR         15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10    10       0     0       5     0       0     5

$$

KSZ012-052215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
413 AM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

DATE             FRI 02/05/16            SAT 02/06/16            SUN 02/07/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      40          25          47          30          45
TEMP             19 26 34 39 36 32 29 28 25 29 41 47 44 37 34 32 30 33 41 45 41
DEWPT            18 20 21 22 24 26 26 25 23 24 28 28 28 27 27 27 27 28 28 27 26
MIN/MAX RH                   50          93          47          92          49
RH               96 78 58 50 61 78 88 88 92 81 59 47 53 67 75 81 88 82 59 49 55
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW  W SW SW  S  S SW  W  W  W NW  W NW
WIND SPD          2  4  9  9  5  6  8  6  6  5  9 11  9  8 10  8 10 16 21 24 20
WIND GUST                                                              32
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       87 95 94 92 91 87 78 63 47 34 14 16 18 27 35 38 41 47 53 60 66
POP 12HR                     10           5           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FLURRIES               IS IS
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  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 13<10<10<10<10 11<10 20 24 15<10<10<10<10<10 44 72 61
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        4 11 17 16 11 13 14 13 12  9 12 16 21 18 19 14 18 26 37 40 41
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX


DATE               MON 02/08/16  TUE 02/09/16  WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       26    33      18    33      20    40      23    45
TEMP          31   26 31 30 22   18 29 31 23   20 35 37 27   23 40 42
DEWPT         23   22 19 18 15   13 15 18 18   18 25 24 21   20 27 28
RH            72   85 61 60 74   80 55 58 81   92 66 59 78   88 59 57
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    NW      SE    SW
WIND CHAR         15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10    10       0     0       5     0       0     5

$$


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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