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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
507 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

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

DATE             SAT 04/12/14            SUN 04/13/14            MON 04/14/14
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                      79          64          71          35          44
TEMP             59 68 76 79 76 68 67 64 64 65 69 71 59 50 40 37 35 34 40 44 42
DEWPT            56 58 60 60 60 61 60 61 61 56 57 55 49 39 34 31 28 26 22 24 23
MIN/MAX RH                   52          89          57          80          45
RH               90 70 58 52 58 78 78 90 90 73 66 57 69 66 79 79 75 72 48 45 46
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         13 20 24 23 20 20 20 18 14 19 19 18 18 20 20 21 20 23 23 18 13
WIND GUST              34 34 33 32 32 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV B2 B2 SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       47 57 56 59 41 63 76 77 82 90 98 97 95 91 87 88 88 80 73 48 23
POP 12HR                      5          40          90          70          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.09        0.54        0.16        0.02
RAIN                                                  L  L  C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                      IS SC SC NM NM  O  O
SNOW                                                        C  C  C  C
TSTMS                           IS SC SC NM NM  O  O
LAL               1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  6  6  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 16 24 29 28<10<10<10<10 21 46 38 24 30 26 29 31 32 52 63
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       25 34 35 39 37 39 35 32 25 31 26 21 36 46 46 43 48 47 43 39
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR FR FR FR GD EX EX EX EX EX EX EX EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 04/15/14  WED 04/16/14  THU 04/17/14  FRI 04/18/14
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     26    58      38    63      44    62      42    63
TEMP          30 26 52 56   43 38 58 61   49 44 59 60   47 42 59 61
DEWPT         21 20 26 30   28 28 33 36   36 37 40 42   40 38 43 45
RH            69 78 36 37   55 67 39 39   61 76 49 51   76 86 55 56
PWIND DIR        NW    SW       S     S       S    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      10    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                                      IS IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-122230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
507 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

DATE             SAT 04/12/14            SUN 04/13/14            MON 04/14/14
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                      80          63          67          33          43
TEMP             58 67 76 80 78 71 68 66 64 63 64 56 46 42 39 36 33 34 40 43 42
DEWPT            54 57 60 60 60 61 58 59 59 55 55 48 41 36 33 29 24 21 19 21 21
MIN/MAX RH                   49          83          73          84          40
RH               86 70 58 51 54 71 70 78 84 75 73 74 83 79 79 75 69 58 42 41 43
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         10 17 20 19 16 11 10 10  8 11 16 18 17 21 17 18 16 17 17 16 13
WIND GUST           27 31 31 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       41 58 51 61 56 60 80 95 88 93 97 96 94 94 94 91 88 74 60 47 33
POP 12HR                     10          60          80          60          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.33        0.42        0.10           0
RAIN                                                  L  L  C  C  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC NM NM  O  O  O  O
SNOW                                                        C  C  S  S
TSTMS                        SC SC NM NM  O  O  O  O
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 14 27 39 40<10<10<10<10 11 21 14 22 26 27 27 28 42 53 64
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       19 29 32 32 27 21 20 18 16 20 18 26 39 47 46 43 43 41 42 36
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD EX EX EX EX EX EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 04/15/14  WED 04/16/14  THU 04/17/14  FRI 04/18/14
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     27    57      38    62      44    60      40    61
TEMP          31 27 51 55   43 38 58 60   48 44 57 58   45 40 57 59
DEWPT         21 19 26 30   28 27 33 36   36 35 38 40   37 36 41 43
RH            66 71 37 38   55 64 39 41   63 70 49 51   73 85 55 55
PWIND DIR        NW    SW       S     S       S    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      10    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                                      IS IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-122230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
507 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

DATE             SAT 04/12/14            SUN 04/13/14            MON 04/14/14
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                      81          62          64          33          44
TEMP             57 67 77 81 78 70 68 66 64 62 61 50 45 41 38 35 33 34 41 44 42
DEWPT            53 57 60 60 60 60 59 59 59 56 55 47 41 35 32 28 23 21 19 20 21
MIN/MAX RH                   49          83          78          89          39
RH               86 70 56 49 54 71 73 78 84 81 81 89 86 79 79 75 66 58 41 38 43
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         12 18 19 18 13 11 10 10  9 11 17 21 20 23 19 18 17 19 19 19 13
WIND GUST              31 29 24
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       42 59 52 62 67 68 74 93 92 94 96 96 96 96 95 91 87 71 55 44 34
POP 12HR                     20          80          80          50          10
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.49        0.57        0.09           0
RAIN                                                  C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC NM NM  O  O  O  O  O
SNOW                                                        C  C
TSTMS                     IS SC NM NM  O  O  O  O  O
LAL               1  1  2  2  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 13 28 45 48<10<10<10<10<10 16 14 26 26 28 29 31 35 57 65
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SW  S  S SE SE SE NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       25 31 32 31 24 23 20 18 17 17  6 33 41 47 44 41 44 39 42 36
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR PR GD EX EX EX EX EX EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 04/15/14  WED 04/16/14  THU 04/17/14  FRI 04/18/14
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     26    57      38    63      43    61      40    61
TEMP          31 26 51 55   42 38 58 61   48 43 57 58   45 40 57 58
DEWPT         21 19 26 30   28 27 33 36   35 35 37 39   37 36 40 43
RH            66 74 37 38   57 64 39 39   60 73 47 49   73 85 53 57
PWIND DIR        NW    SW       S     S       S    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      10    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                                      IS IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-122230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
507 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

DATE             SAT 04/12/14            SUN 04/13/14            MON 04/14/14
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                      81          62          62          32          43
TEMP             57 68 78 81 77 70 68 66 64 61 60 48 45 41 38 35 32 34 40 43 42
DEWPT            53 57 60 60 60 58 59 59 58 55 53 46 41 35 33 28 24 21 19 20 21
MIN/MAX RH                   50          83          78          94          39
RH               86 68 54 49 56 66 73 78 81 81 78 93 86 79 82 75 72 58 42 39 43
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  E  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         12 18 18 17 12 12 10  9  5  9 14 19 17 17 16 16 13 16 17 17 14
WIND GUST              29 28
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       40 56 52 63 70 73 80 92 92 94 96 96 96 95 95 89 83 68 53 44 35
POP 12HR                     20          80          80          50          10
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.69        0.62        0.09           0
RAIN                                                  C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                IS NM NM NM  O  O  O  O  O
SNOW                                                  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                     IS NM NM NM  O  O  O SC SC
LAL               1  1  2  2  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 10 31 49 47<10<10<10<10 11 15 14 26 26 27 28 25 34 57 64
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE SE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       23 27 29 28 21 24 19 18 11 13  5 34 39 41 41 37 39 37 41 34
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR PR GD EX EX EX EX EX EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 04/15/14  WED 04/16/14  THU 04/17/14  FRI 04/18/14
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     27    56      37    62      43    60      40    60
TEMP          31 27 50 54   42 37 58 60   48 43 57 58   45 40 56 57
DEWPT         21 20 26 29   28 27 33 36   36 35 37 39   37 36 39 42
RH            66 74 39 38   57 67 39 41   63 73 47 49   73 85 53 57
PWIND DIR        NW    SW       S     S       S    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      10    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                                      IS IS   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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