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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
421 AM CDT MON SEP 8 2014

KSZ058-082230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
421 AM CDT MON SEP 8 2014

DATE             MON 09/08/14            TUE 09/09/14            WED 09/10/14
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                      87          69          91          71          76
TEMP             57 72 83 87 82 74 73 71 70 79 88 91 87 78 76 73 71 73 72 76 69
DEWPT            56 63 65 65 66 67 67 67 67 70 70 69 69 69 70 69 68 67 64 60 58
MIN/MAX RH                   48          91          48          90          57
RH               96 73 55 48 58 79 81 87 90 74 55 49 55 74 82 87 90 81 76 58 68
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          5 12 16 17 11 11 11 12 12 17 21 23 20 19 20 12  8 13 17 17 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS (%)       12 21 27 22 15 17 38 40 58 63 57 65 78 81 97 95 90 95 83 80 65
POP 12HR                      5          20          40          60          50
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.02        0.35        0.09
RAIN SHWRS                            IS IS IS SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                                 IS IS IS SC SC NM NM NM NM IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  2  2  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 12 41 47<10<10<10<10<10<10 40 52<10<10<10<10<10 24 27 36 29
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        8 18 20 23 23 21 23 25 24 28 34 39 40 37 40 25 16 31 29 25 24
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX


DATE          THU 09/11/14  FRI 09/12/14  SAT 09/13/14  SUN 09/14/14
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     50    68      49    61      43    67      52    74
TEMP          57 50 63 65   55 49 58 58   47 44 64 64   56 53 71 72
DEWPT         49 46 50 50   47 43 41 40   39 39 41 45   44 46 50 53
RH            75 86 62 58   74 80 53 51   74 82 43 50   64 77 47 51
PWIND DIR         N     N       N     N      NE     E      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10    10      20    20      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-082230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
421 AM CDT MON SEP 8 2014

DATE             MON 09/08/14            TUE 09/09/14            WED 09/10/14
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                      86          71          89          68          71
TEMP             56 70 82 86 82 74 74 73 72 79 86 89 85 78 76 73 70 67 69 71 67
DEWPT            54 61 65 66 67 67 67 67 67 69 70 70 69 69 70 68 68 61 58 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   51          85          54          92          57
RH               93 73 56 51 61 79 79 81 84 72 59 54 59 74 82 84 93 81 68 57 63
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          4 10 14 16 11 10 10  9  9 13 17 20 17 17 14  9 10 16 17 17 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       10 14 21 19 14 30 47 53 61 70 67 75 73 96100100100 90 84 62 54
POP 12HR                      5          20          50          80          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.16        0.74        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS SC SC SC SC  O  O  O  O SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS SC SC SC SC  O  O  O  O IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  2  2  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 36 45<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 51<10<10<10<10<10 23 26 33 33
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        9 18 20 24 21 18 19 18 17 25 31 39 34 32 28 18 19 34 31 25 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX


DATE          THU 09/11/14  FRI 09/12/14  SAT 09/13/14  SUN 09/14/14
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     49    64      46    60      43    66      51    73
TEMP          54 49 61 61   51 46 57 58   46 44 63 63   55 52 70 72
DEWPT         47 44 48 48   45 42 41 40   39 39 41 44   43 45 50 54
RH            77 83 62 62   80 86 55 51   76 82 44 50   64 77 49 53
PWIND DIR         N     N       N     N      NE     E      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B1 SC   SC SC FW SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10    10      30    20       5    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS             IS   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-082230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
421 AM CDT MON SEP 8 2014

DATE             MON 09/08/14            TUE 09/09/14            WED 09/10/14
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                      85          71          89          66          70
TEMP             55 70 82 85 81 74 73 72 71 79 86 89 85 77 74 71 68 66 68 70 65
DEWPT            53 60 64 65 67 67 67 67 67 70 71 71 70 69 70 69 67 60 58 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   51          87          56          96          58
RH               93 71 55 51 63 79 81 84 87 74 61 56 61 76 87 93 97 81 70 59 68
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD          5 10 16 16 10 10 10  9  9 13 17 19 17 17 11  9 12 16 18 18 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       18 14 21 24 30 34 50 52 55 66 69 75 77 96100100100 88 80 62 54
POP 12HR                      5          20          60          80          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.24        0.87        0.05
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS SC SC NM NM  O  O  O  O SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS SC SC NM NM  O  O  O  O IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  2  2  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 35 45<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 51<10<10<10<10 19 23 27 34 33
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        8 17 20 23 20 19 19 18 18 25 28 37 34 33 23 17 26 34 31 27 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX EX


DATE          THU 09/11/14  FRI 09/12/14  SAT 09/13/14  SUN 09/14/14
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     48    63      46    59      42    65      50    73
TEMP          54 48 60 61   51 46 57 57   46 43 62 63   54 50 70 71
DEWPT         46 44 47 48   44 41 41 41   38 39 41 45   43 44 50 53
RH            74 86 62 62   77 83 55 55   73 86 46 52   66 80 49 53
PWIND DIR         N     N       N     N      NE     E      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B1 B1 SC   SC FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10    20      30    20       5    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS             IS   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-082230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
421 AM CDT MON SEP 8 2014

DATE             MON 09/08/14            TUE 09/09/14            WED 09/10/14
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                      85          70          87          64          69
TEMP             55 69 81 85 81 73 72 72 71 78 85 87 83 75 73 70 67 66 67 67 63
DEWPT            52 59 64 65 67 67 67 67 67 70 71 71 71 69 70 68 66 59 57 53 53
MIN/MAX RH                   52          88          60          96          61
RH               90 70 56 51 63 81 84 84 87 76 63 59 67 82 90 93 97 78 70 61 70
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          5 10 14 16 10  9 10 10  9 12 14 18 17 17 11  9 12 16 18 17 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       14 14 26 24 42 40 48 56 58 68 72 76 80 91100100 99 88 81 68 54
POP 12HR                      5          20          60          90          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.28        1.09        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS SC SC NM NM  O  O  O  O SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS SC SC NM NM  O  O  O  O IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  2  2  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 32 44<10<10<10<10<10<10 13 47<10<10<10<10 17 24 28 33 32
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW  N NW  N  N
T WIND SPD       12 16 19 21 17 14 16 18 17 23 26 36 33 32 21 18 28 33 31 26 24
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX EX


DATE          THU 09/11/14  FRI 09/12/14  SAT 09/13/14  SUN 09/14/14
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     48    62      45    59      41    65      49    73
TEMP          53 48 59 59   50 45 57 57   45 42 63 63   53 50 70 71
DEWPT         46 44 47 48   44 41 41 41   38 38 41 45   42 43 49 53
RH            77 86 64 67   80 86 55 55   76 86 44 52   66 77 47 53
PWIND DIR         N     N       N     N       N     E      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B1 SC SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC FW SC
POP 12HR         10    20      30    20       5     5      10    10
RAIN SHWRS             IS   SC SC 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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