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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
405 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

KSZ058-212215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
405 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

DATE             THU 08/21/14            FRI 08/22/14            SAT 08/23/14
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                      97          76          97          73          97
TEMP             74 85 94 97 94 85 81 78 76 86 94 97 94 82 78 75 73 84 94 97 94
DEWPT            68 70 70 67 67 70 70 70 66 67 66 66 65 66 65 63 62 64 62 62 60
MIN/MAX RH                   37          76          36          69          30
RH               82 61 46 38 41 61 69 76 71 53 40 36 39 58 64 66 68 51 35 32 32
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S
WIND SPD         14 18 20 20 17 13 14 13 12 13 16 17 13 11 16 12 12 14 16 16 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       27 22 23 27 31 31 36 39 44 38 32 31 29 31 33 29 26 25 23 23 22
POP 12HR                      5          20           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                      IS IS IS
TSTMS                           IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 15 50 66 54<10<10<10<10 11 40 72 60<10<10<10<10<10 62 83 59
T WIND DIR        S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW
T WIND SPD       29 31 26 28 32 26 28 26 24 24 23 25 26 23 31 25 24 25 27 28 29
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          SUN 08/24/14  MON 08/25/14  TUE 08/26/14  WED 08/27/14
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     73    97      71    94      71    94      71    90
TEMP          79 73 93 93   76 71 90 90   76 71 91 91   76 71 87 87
DEWPT         59 60 59 60   61 62 62 62   61 62 62 62   63 65 66 65
RH            50 64 32 33   60 73 39 39   60 73 38 38   64 81 50 48
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S      SE     S       S     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         10    10      20    10      20    10      20    30
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS         IS IS         IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                       IS IS         IS IS         IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ024-212215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
405 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

DATE             THU 08/21/14            FRI 08/22/14            SAT 08/23/14
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                      98          75          96          73          96
TEMP             77 86 95 98 94 84 80 78 75 85 93 96 93 82 78 75 73 84 93 96 93
DEWPT            67 68 68 67 68 68 69 70 68 69 69 69 68 68 66 65 63 65 65 65 64
MIN/MAX RH                   38          79          41          72          36
RH               71 55 42 37 43 59 69 76 79 59 46 42 44 63 67 71 71 53 40 36 38
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S
WIND SPD         14 13 16 17 12 10 10  9  6 10 10 14  9  8  6  6  6 10 13 13 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       41 39 38 38 40 41 48 53 55 43 32 34 36 40 44 41 38 33 27 27 26
POP 12HR                     10          20          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                      IS IS IS                                     IS
TSTMS                           IS IS IS                                     IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 13 35 62 54<10<10<10<10<10 84 89 59<10<10<10<10<10 25 76 64
T WIND DIR        S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD       27 25 24 26 28 19 19 17 12 18 18 23 24 14 12 12 12 19 21 25 26
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          SUN 08/24/14  MON 08/25/14  TUE 08/26/14  WED 08/27/14
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     73    94      69    90      69    92      69    86
TEMP          78 73 91 90   74 69 87 87   74 69 89 89   74 69 84 84
DEWPT         59 60 62 63   61 63 65 65   62 63 64 65   63 66 66 66
RH            52 64 38 41   64 81 48 48   66 81 44 45   69 90 55 55
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     E      SE     S       S    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B2 B1
POP 12HR         20    20      30    20      20    20      20    30
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS   SC SC IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS   SC SC IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ012-212215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
405 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

DATE             THU 08/21/14            FRI 08/22/14            SAT 08/23/14
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                      96          75          95          72          96
TEMP             76 85 93 96 93 83 80 77 75 84 92 95 92 81 77 74 72 83 92 96 92
DEWPT            67 69 70 69 70 70 70 70 69 70 71 70 71 70 67 67 65 66 67 67 67
MIN/MAX RH                   43          82          45          79          39
RH               74 59 47 42 47 65 72 79 82 63 51 45 51 69 71 79 79 57 44 39 44
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         12 12 14 17 12 10 10  8  8  9  9 12  8  6  6  6  8 10 12 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       47 44 40 38 41 41 49 55 57 45 33 35 37 42 47 45 43 36 30 29 28
POP 12HR                     10          30          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.05           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                      IS SC SC                                     IS
TSTMS                           IS SC SC                                     IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 13 29 52 48<10<10<10<10<10 20 87 27<10<10<10<10<10 28 70 12
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       25 25 24 25 27 19 19 16 16 19 16 20 20 13 13 13 14 19 21 24 21
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX FR


DATE          SUN 08/24/14  MON 08/25/14  TUE 08/26/14  WED 08/27/14
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     72    92      68    88      68    91      68    85
TEMP          77 72 90 89   73 68 85 85   73 68 87 88   73 68 82 82
DEWPT         60 61 63 65   63 63 66 66   62 63 65 67   64 66 66 66
RH            56 68 41 45   71 84 53 53   68 84 48 50   73 93 58 58
PWIND DIR         S     S       W     E      SE     S       S     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR         20    20      30    20      30    20      20    30
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS   SC SC IS IS   SC SC IS IS   IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS   SC SC IS IS   SC SC IS IS   IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ012-212215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
405 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

DATE             THU 08/21/14            FRI 08/22/14            SAT 08/23/14
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                      95          75          94          72          96
TEMP             75 84 92 95 92 83 79 77 75 84 92 94 91 81 77 74 72 83 92 96 92
DEWPT            68 70 72 72 72 71 70 72 69 72 72 71 72 71 68 68 66 67 68 68 69
MIN/MAX RH                   48          85          48          83          41
RH               79 63 52 48 52 67 74 85 82 67 52 47 54 72 74 82 81 59 46 40 47
WIND DIR          S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 13 13 16 11  9 11  9  6  8  9 10  6  6  8  5  6  9 12 11 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       55 48 43 40 41 42 50 56 58 46 34 36 38 43 48 46 44 39 33 31 29
POP 12HR                     10          30          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                      IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS             IS
TSTMS                           IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS             IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 11 23 48 31<10<10<10<10<10 20 83 37<10<10<10<10<10 27 68 40
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       18 24 20 24 24 17 19 16 12 13 14 18 17 11 12 11 12 18 20 24 21
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          SUN 08/24/14  MON 08/25/14  TUE 08/26/14  WED 08/27/14
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     72    91      67    86      68    90      69    84
TEMP          77 72 89 88   72 67 84 84   72 68 87 87   73 69 82 82
DEWPT         61 61 65 67   63 64 66 68   63 63 66 68   65 67 67 66
RH            58 68 45 50   73 90 55 59   73 84 50 53   76 93 61 58
PWIND DIR         S     S       W     W      SE     S       S     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1 SC   SC B1 B2 B1
POP 12HR         20    20      30    20      30    20      30    30
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS   SC SC IS IS   SC SC IS IS   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS   SC SC IS IS   SC SC IS IS   SC SC SC SC

$$


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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