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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
520 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

KSZ058-282215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
520 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

DATE             FRI 08/28/15            SAT 08/29/15            SUN 08/30/15
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                      83          64          84          63          88
TEMP             68 75 81 83 81 72 68 66 64 73 81 84 81 71 67 65 63 74 84 88 85
DEWPT            65 66 67 67 67 67 65 65 63 64 64 64 66 65 63 63 62 65 66 66 66
MIN/MAX RH                   58          98          51          97          48
RH               90 74 63 59 63 84 90 97 97 73 56 51 60 81 87 93 97 74 55 48 53
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW  S  S SW  W  W NW  N  N NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD         11 14 14 13  9  4  3  3  5  6  6  8  6  5  5  3  4  6  8 11 10
WIND GUST           28 25
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       92 88 78 72 72 80 73 61 50 43 35 29 22 17 12 16 21 18 15 13 10
POP 12HR                     50          40          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.19        0.08           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            SC IS IS SC SC SC SC
LAL               3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 14 26 14<10<10<10<10<10 23 43 39 35 19<10<10<10 32 62 58 54
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W NW  N NE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       19 23 26 23 18 12  8  6  5  3  1  4  8  9  9  8  9 14 21 25 25
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX


DATE          MON 08/31/15 TUE 09/01/15 WED 09/02/15 THU 09/03/15
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       66      89      68      90      68      88      67      88
TEMP          71 66 85 84 72 68 86 85 72 68 85 84 71 67 84 84
DEWPT         65 63 66 66 65 64 65 65 65 64 65 65 65 64 64 65
RH            81 90 53 55 79 87 50 51 79 87 51 53 81 90 51 53
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5       5       5       5

$$

KSZ024-282215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
520 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

DATE             FRI 08/28/15            SAT 08/29/15            SUN 08/30/15
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                      82          62          83          62          87
TEMP             69 75 81 82 80 70 67 64 62 72 80 83 80 71 67 64 62 74 84 87 84
DEWPT            66 67 68 69 69 68 66 63 62 63 64 64 65 65 63 64 62 66 66 66 65
MIN/MAX RH                   65          99          53          97          49
RH               90 76 65 65 69 93 97 97100 73 58 53 60 81 87100100 76 55 50 53
WIND DIR          S  S SW SW  W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE  E NE  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD         13 16 14 10  6  4  4  4  5  6  8  8  6  5  4  3  3  6  8 10  9
WIND GUST        25 26
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       95 86 68 74 71 79 51 55 55 44 34 23 12 11 10 13 16 16 16 12  8
POP 12HR                     50          30           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.25        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS IS SC SC IS
TSTMS            SC IS IS SC SC IS
LAL               3  3  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 25 47 25<10<10<10<10<10 18 34 27 21 12<10<10<10 39 76 39<10
T WIND DIR        S  S SW  W  W NW NW NW NW  N  N NE NE  E  E  E SE SE  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       26 31 31 21 12  9  8  9 10  9  8  6  8  8  9  6  6 14 21 21 18
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR


DATE          MON 08/31/15 TUE 09/01/15 WED 09/02/15 THU 09/03/15
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       67      89      69      91      69      88      68      88
TEMP          71 67 86 85 73 69 87 86 73 69 85 84 72 68 85 84
DEWPT         64 64 66 66 65 64 66 66 64 64 65 65 64 64 64 65
RH            79 90 51 53 76 84 50 51 73 84 51 53 76 87 50 53
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10       5      10      10      10      10

$$

KSZ012-282215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
520 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

DATE             FRI 08/28/15            SAT 08/29/15            SUN 08/30/15
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                      82          62          82          62          87
TEMP             69 75 80 82 79 70 66 64 62 71 79 82 79 70 66 64 62 73 83 87 84
DEWPT            66 67 68 70 69 67 65 63 61 62 64 65 66 65 63 63 61 66 66 67 66
MIN/MAX RH                   67          98          56          97          51
RH               90 76 67 67 72 90 97 97 97 73 60 56 64 84 90 97 97 79 57 52 55
WIND DIR          S  S SW SW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  E SE  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD         16 14 14 10  8  4  5  4  6  6  8  8  5  4  4  2  3  5  8 10  8
WIND GUST        28 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       92 86 71 77 71 71 52 56 57 46 35 24 13 12 11 14 18 17 16 12  8
POP 12HR                     50          20           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.25        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC IS SC IS IS
TSTMS            SC SC IS SC IS IS
LAL               3  3  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 27 51 27<10<10<10<10<10 17 32 26 19 11<10<10<10 32 61 32<10
T WIND DIR        S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       28 33 32 23 14 10  9  9  9  8  6  6  6  6  8  6  8 14 21 20 16
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR


DATE          MON 08/31/15 TUE 09/01/15 WED 09/02/15 THU 09/03/15
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       66      89      68      90      69      88      67      89
TEMP          71 66 86 85 72 68 86 86 73 69 85 84 72 67 85 84
DEWPT         64 63 66 66 65 64 66 67 65 63 65 65 64 63 64 66
RH            79 90 51 53 79 87 51 53 76 81 51 53 76 87 50 55
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR            0       5      10      10      10      10      10      10

$$

KSZ012-282215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
520 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

DATE             FRI 08/28/15            SAT 08/29/15            SUN 08/30/15
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                      82          61          82          62          86
TEMP             69 75 80 82 79 69 65 63 61 70 79 82 79 70 66 64 62 73 83 86 83
DEWPT            66 68 69 71 69 67 65 62 61 61 64 66 67 66 63 63 61 66 67 68 67
MIN/MAX RH                   69         100          59          98          55
RH               90 79 69 69 72 93100 97100 73 60 58 67 87 90 97 97 79 59 55 59
WIND DIR          S  S SW SW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N NE NE SE  E SE  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD         16 14 14 10  8  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  3  4  2  3  5  8  9  8
WIND GUST        26 31
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       89 86 72 81 71 71 53 57 59 47 35 23 11 12 12 19 25 21 17 13 10
POP 12HR                     50          30           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.25        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC IS SC SC IS
TSTMS            SC SC IS SC SC IS
LAL               4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 32 57 30<10<10<10<10<10 17 31 21 11<10<10<10<10 33 63 33<10
T WIND DIR        S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       25 31 32 24 14 11 10 10 10  9  8  6  5  8  8  6  8 14 21 19 13
SMOKE DISP       FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR


DATE          MON 08/31/15 TUE 09/01/15 WED 09/02/15 THU 09/03/15
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       65      89      67      90      68      88      67      88
TEMP          70 65 85 84 71 67 86 85 72 68 84 83 71 67 85 84
DEWPT         64 63 67 67 65 64 67 68 65 64 66 66 65 64 65 67
RH            81 93 55 57 81 90 53 57 79 87 55 57 81 90 51 57
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC FW
POP 12HR            0       5       5      10      10      10      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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