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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
413 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

KSZ058-302215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
413 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

DATE             TUE 09/30/14            WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14
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                      83          65          82          65          75
TEMP             61 70 79 83 77 71 68 67 65 71 79 82 77 71 68 67 65 69 73 75 67
DEWPT            59 59 60 60 60 61 62 62 62 63 65 66 66 66 65 66 63 65 61 58 56
MIN/MAX RH                   47          92          59          96          56
RH               93 68 52 46 56 71 81 84 90 76 62 58 69 84 90 97 93 87 66 55 68
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SE  S  S  W  W NW
WIND SPD          6 13 17 14 11 11 11 11 10 12 14 17 12 11 10  9 10 13 14 13 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       37 36 35 43 51 66 80 87 93 85 77 70 74 73 72 71 70 67 64 53 41
POP 12HR                     20          70          60          60          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.60        0.56        0.50        0.10
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS IS SC NM NM NM NM NM NM             SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                  IS IS IS SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 29 55 29<10<10<10<10<10 15 27 15<10<10<10<10<10 13 23 24 25
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW
T WIND SPD       12 19 25 24 21 21 23 21 20 20 21 24 25 23 19 19 19 16 16 23 34
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD EX


DATE          FRI 10/03/14  SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14
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     51    68      44    71      52    77      53    76
TEMP          56 51 65 60   49 44 66 65   56 53 73 70   58 53 72 70
DEWPT         50 46 42 40   39 39 45 48   48 46 54 53   52 49 53 52
RH            80 83 43 47   68 82 47 54   74 77 51 55   80 86 51 53
PWIND DIR        NW    NW       W    SW      SW     W      NW    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR         10     0       0     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ024-302215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
413 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

DATE             TUE 09/30/14            WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14
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                      83          64          78          62          73
TEMP             63 71 79 83 77 70 68 66 64 69 76 78 73 68 65 64 62 66 71 73 66
DEWPT            59 59 59 60 60 61 62 62 61 63 65 66 65 65 63 63 59 62 58 55 53
MIN/MAX RH                   46          93          67          97          53
RH               87 66 50 46 56 73 81 87 90 81 69 67 76 90 93 97 90 87 63 53 63
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S NE NE  N  N NW
WIND SPD          5 11 13 12  9  6  6  6  8 11  9 12  8  9  8  5  6  9 10 10 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       44 52 60 64 69 82 94 94 93 90 86 84 87 84 80 78 77 70 63 52 41
POP 12HR                     40          70          70          70          30
QPF 12HR                   0.07        0.93        0.57        0.52        0.13
RAIN SHWRS             SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM             SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                  SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC
LAL               2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 30 57 30<10<10<10<10<10<10 14<10<10<10<10<10<10 13 23 25 26
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S SE NE  N NW NW  N
T WIND SPD       11 18 24 21 17 14 13 13 14 14 14 16 16 16 16 14 12 11 12 20 32
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD EX


DATE          FRI 10/03/14  SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14
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     51    64      43    68      53    75      52    73
TEMP          55 51 62 57   47 43 64 63   56 53 71 68   57 53 70 68
DEWPT         48 43 37 34   36 36 42 45   47 46 52 51   49 47 50 50
RH            77 74 39 42   65 76 45 52   72 77 51 54   75 80 49 52
PWIND DIR        NW    NW       W    SW      SW    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-302215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
413 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

DATE             TUE 09/30/14            WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14
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                      82          64          78          62          73
TEMP             63 71 79 82 77 70 67 66 64 69 76 78 73 68 65 64 62 66 71 73 66
DEWPT            59 59 59 60 61 61 61 61 61 63 65 66 64 64 62 62 59 62 57 54 52
MIN/MAX RH                   47          95          65          96          52
RH               87 66 50 47 58 73 81 84 90 81 69 67 73 87 90 93 90 87 61 51 61
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S NE NE  N  N NW
WIND SPD          5 11 13 12  8  6  6  6  8 10  9 10  8  6  8  4  6  9 10 10 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       45 50 54 64 74 86 98 97 95 91 86 84 87 80 74 76 78 70 61 51 42
POP 12HR                     40          70          70          70          30
QPF 12HR                   0.08        0.93        0.49        0.52        0.14
RAIN SHWRS             SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM             SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                  SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC
LAL               2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 30 57 30<10<10<10<10<10 10 18 10<10<10<10<10<10 16 30 29 28
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  E NE  N NW NW  N
T WIND SPD       11 18 24 21 16 14 13 14 14 13 13 13 14 14 14 14 13 10 10 18 32
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD EX


DATE          FRI 10/03/14  SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14
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    63      42    67      52    75      52    73
TEMP          55 50 61 57   47 43 63 62   55 52 71 68   56 52 69 67
DEWPT         48 42 36 35   35 35 41 45   47 46 52 51   48 46 50 50
RH            77 74 39 43   63 73 44 54   74 80 51 54   74 80 51 54
PWIND DIR        NW    NW       W     W      SW    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-302215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
413 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

DATE             TUE 09/30/14            WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14
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                      82          63          77          61          72
TEMP             61 70 79 82 76 70 67 65 63 68 75 77 72 67 64 63 61 65 70 72 65
DEWPT            58 59 60 61 61 62 61 61 61 63 65 66 65 64 62 62 58 62 58 55 53
MIN/MAX RH                   49          95          68          97          55
RH               90 68 52 49 60 76 81 87 93 84 71 69 79 90 93 97 90 90 66 55 65
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S NE NE NE  N  N NW
WIND SPD          6 11 13 11  8  6  6  6  6 11  9 10  8  6  6  4  8  9 10 10 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       50 53 56 66 75 86 96 95 94 89 83 85 88 82 76 77 78 71 63 53 42
POP 12HR                     40          70          70          70          30
QPF 12HR                   0.09        0.93        0.49        0.57        0.16
RAIN SHWRS             SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM             SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                  SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC
LAL               2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 31 59 31<10<10<10<10<10<10 17<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 33 30 27
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S SE NE  N NW NW  N
T WIND SPD       10 18 24 20 14 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 13 12 12 12 12  8  6 16 29
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX


DATE          FRI 10/03/14  SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14
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    63      41    66      50    74      50    72
TEMP          54 49 60 56   45 41 62 61   53 50 70 66   55 50 68 66
DEWPT         48 42 37 36   35 34 41 46   47 46 52 52   48 46 51 51
RH            80 77 42 47   68 76 46 58   80 86 53 61   77 86 54 58
PWIND DIR        NW    NW       W     W      SW    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$


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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