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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
442 AM CDT THU JUL 23 2015

KSZ058-232215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
442 AM CDT THU JUL 23 2015

DATE             THU 07/23/15            FRI 07/24/15            SAT 07/25/15
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                      90          74          95          75          95
TEMP             70 78 85 89 88 80 76 74 74 82 90 95 93 85 81 78 76 85 93 95 93
DEWPT            70 73 74 74 75 74 73 72 72 74 75 75 75 75 74 73 72 73 72 71 72
MIN/MAX RH                   61          96          52          89          46
RH              100 85 70 61 66 82 90 93 93 77 62 53 56 72 79 85 87 67 51 46 51
WIND DIR          E SE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  5  6  8  8  6  6  6  6  8  9 11  8  8  6  5  5  6  8  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       57 53 47 39 25 32 49 46 44 33 25 15 21 25 31 39 36 30 43 21 38
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS IS                   IS IS       SC
TSTMS                              IS IS IS IS                   IS IS       SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  6  6  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 16 33 38 22<10<10<10<10<10 25 51 24<10<10<10<10<10 39 42 20
T WIND DIR        E SE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        6  9  9 12 16 12 13 12 12 11 13 19 19 14 13 11 11 13 12 17 18
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD


DATE          SUN 07/26/15 MON 07/27/15 TUE 07/28/15 WED 07/29/15
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       75      94      74      95      74      95      73      90
TEMP          79 75 91 92 77 74 92 92 79 75 92 92 77 73 86 87
DEWPT         73 72 70 72 72 71 71 72 70 69 69 70 72 70 69 67
RH            82 90 50 52 85 90 51 52 74 82 47 49 85 90 57 52
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR           30      20      10      10      10      20      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS                   IS IS IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS                   IS IS IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ024-232215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
442 AM CDT THU JUL 23 2015

DATE             THU 07/23/15            FRI 07/24/15            SAT 07/25/15
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                      88          73          94          76          94
TEMP             70 78 84 88 87 79 75 74 73 80 89 94 92 85 81 78 76 83 90 93 91
DEWPT            68 72 72 72 73 73 71 70 71 75 76 76 76 76 74 73 72 76 75 74 74
MIN/MAX RH                   59          93          56          88          54
RH               93 82 67 59 63 82 87 87 93 85 66 56 60 75 79 85 87 80 62 54 58
WIND DIR         SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD          4  5  6  9  9  6  6  6  6  8  9  9  8  6  6  4  5  5  6  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       45 44 43 35 18 25 42 52 42 44 27 16 29 32 48 64 58 44 48 33 47
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.05        0.01        0.03        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS IS             IS IS SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS                              IS IS IS IS             IS IS SC SC IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  2  2
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 12 32 29 21<10<10<10<10<10<10 21<10<10<10<10<10<10 17 13<10
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD        9 11  9 14 16 12 13 11 13 11 18 19 16 13 12  9 10 10  8 13 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR


DATE          SUN 07/26/15 MON 07/27/15 TUE 07/28/15 WED 07/29/15
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       74      92      73      93      74      93      72      88
TEMP          79 74 89 90 78 74 90 91 78 74 89 90 76 72 84 86
DEWPT         73 72 73 73 72 71 73 73 70 69 70 70 71 70 69 68
RH            82 93 59 58 82 90 58 56 76 84 54 52 85 93 61 55
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S       S       S       S       W       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           30      30      10      10      20      30      40      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC             IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC             IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-232215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
442 AM CDT THU JUL 23 2015

DATE             THU 07/23/15            FRI 07/24/15            SAT 07/25/15
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                      87          72          94          76          93
TEMP             68 77 84 87 85 77 74 73 73 80 88 93 92 84 80 78 76 83 90 92 90
DEWPT            67 72 72 72 73 72 70 70 71 75 76 77 78 76 74 74 72 75 76 76 75
MIN/MAX RH                   62          95          60          90          58
RH               97 85 67 61 67 85 87 90 93 85 68 60 64 77 82 88 87 77 64 60 62
WIND DIR         SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S SE  S  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD          4  5  6  8  8  5  5  4  6  6  8  8  6  5  5  3  4  4  5  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC FW FW SC B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       43 47 41 35 18 25 36 56 44 39 22 18 27 43 55 69 60 54 51 36 50
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          30          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.01        0.04        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS IS       IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS                              IS IS IS IS       IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 13 33 29 21<10<10<10<10<10 13 23<10<10<10<10<10<10 13 15<10
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S SE  S  S  S SE SE
T WIND SPD        6  9  8 13 16 11 10  9 11 11 18 18 14 11 11  6  9  8  6 11 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR


DATE          SUN 07/26/15 MON 07/27/15 TUE 07/28/15 WED 07/29/15
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       73      91      73      92      74      91      71      87
TEMP          78 73 87 89 77 73 88 90 78 74 87 88 75 71 83 85
DEWPT         73 72 74 74 72 71 74 75 70 70 72 73 71 69 70 70
RH            85 97 65 61 85 93 63 62 76 87 61 61 87 93 65 61
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S       S       S       S       N       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           30      30      10      10      30      30      40      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC             SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC             SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-232215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
442 AM CDT THU JUL 23 2015

DATE             THU 07/23/15            FRI 07/24/15            SAT 07/25/15
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                      86          71          92          75          91
TEMP             66 76 83 86 85 76 74 72 72 79 88 92 90 82 79 76 75 82 88 91 89
DEWPT            65 71 72 73 74 72 69 69 70 74 77 78 78 77 74 74 72 75 77 77 77
MIN/MAX RH                   64          94          65          93          64
RH               97 85 70 65 70 87 84 90 93 85 70 64 68 85 85 94 90 79 70 64 68
WIND DIR         SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SE SE SE
WIND SPD          3  5  6  8  8  5  4  4  4  6  6  6  5  3  4  3  3  3  3  4  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC FW FW SC B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC B1 SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       45 49 43 35 18 22 37 59 44 32 22 19 27 43 60 71 61 49 54 37 51
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          30          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.01        0.06        0.08
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS IS       IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS                              IS IS IS IS       IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 16 32 31<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 25<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 19<10
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S SE  S  S SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        6  9  9 12 13 10 10  6  8 11 18 16 13  8  8  5  5  4  4  8  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE          SUN 07/26/15 MON 07/27/15 TUE 07/28/15 WED 07/29/15
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       72      89      72      90      73      89      70      86
TEMP          77 72 85 87 76 73 87 87 77 73 86 87 74 70 82 84
DEWPT         73 71 75 76 72 71 75 75 71 70 74 75 71 68 71 71
RH            87 97 72 70 87 93 68 68 82 90 68 68 90 93 69 65
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S       S       S      SW       N      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           40      40      10      10      30      30      40      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC             SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC             SC SC SC SC 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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