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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
507 AM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

KSZ058-232215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
507 AM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

DATE             MON 05/23/16            TUE 05/24/16            WED 05/25/16
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                      76          67          80          68          84
TEMP             64 70 72 76 74 71 69 68 67 73 77 80 78 73 71 69 68 75 81 84 82
DEWPT            60 63 66 68 68 66 65 64 65 67 69 69 70 69 68 67 67 70 71 72 70
MIN/MAX RH                   76          93          69          98          65
RH               87 78 81 76 82 84 87 87 93 81 76 69 76 87 90 93 97 84 72 67 67
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         13 14 13 16 13  9 10  9  8 10 13 16 14 13 14 14 13 14 17 18 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       92 96 91 79 79 85 85 84 81 76 71 72 72 77 82 82 81 66 51 46 42
POP 12HR                     60          40          40          40          30
QPF 12HR                   0.53        0.30        0.16        0.10        0.05
RAIN SHWRS       SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS            SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
LAL               4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 15 15 33 16<10<10<10<10 13 18 37 22<10<10<10<10 14 26 26 27
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       25 28 21 25 25 20 19 18 16 14 20 26 31 25 28 27 26 29 31 31 29
SMOKE DISP       PR GD FR EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          THU 05/26/16 FRI 05/27/16 SAT 05/28/16 SUN 05/29/16
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       69      83      65      79      62      80      62      80
TEMP          72 69 80 81 69 65 76 77 66 62 76 78 66 62 76 78
DEWPT         68 68 68 68 65 65 66 63 62 61 62 63 61 62 66 64
RH            87 97 67 65 87100 71 62 87 97 62 60 84100 71 62
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           20      40      40      50      40      30      30      30
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-232215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
507 AM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

DATE             MON 05/23/16            TUE 05/24/16            WED 05/25/16
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                      76          66          81          66          85
TEMP             65 70 72 76 73 70 69 67 66 73 78 81 79 72 69 67 66 74 81 85 83
DEWPT            61 63 65 66 65 64 64 63 65 66 69 68 69 68 67 67 65 69 70 70 68
MIN/MAX RH                   71          97          66         100          60
RH               87 78 79 71 76 81 84 87 97 79 74 65 72 87 93100 97 84 69 61 61
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          9 13 12 13 11  9  9  6  6  9 11 13 12 10 11 10 10 10 13 14 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       87 96 91 87 83 88 85 84 81 77 72 70 68 74 80 81 82 69 56 50 43
POP 12HR                     60          40          50          40          40
QPF 12HR                   0.85        0.33        0.24        0.34        0.07
RAIN SHWRS       SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 15<10 32 13<10<10<10<10<10 31 38 23<10<10<10<10 13 29 37 18
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       18 25 23 24 24 18 18 13 13 19 24 20 25 19 21 19 19 23 27 24 21
SMOKE DISP       PR GD FR EX FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          THU 05/26/16 FRI 05/27/16 SAT 05/28/16 SUN 05/29/16
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       68      85      65      80      62      80      61      81
TEMP          72 68 82 82 69 65 77 78 66 62 76 78 65 61 77 78
DEWPT         66 67 65 65 64 63 64 61 61 60 61 60 61 61 64 62
RH            81 97 56 56 84 93 64 56 84 93 60 54 87100 64 58
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SW       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           30      40      60      50      40      40      30      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-232215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
507 AM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

DATE             MON 05/23/16            TUE 05/24/16            WED 05/25/16
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                      75          66          81          66          84
TEMP             64 69 70 75 73 70 69 67 66 73 78 81 79 72 69 67 66 74 80 84 82
DEWPT            61 63 65 65 64 64 64 63 65 67 69 69 68 68 67 66 65 69 69 70 68
MIN/MAX RH                   71          98          67          99          61
RH               90 81 84 71 73 81 84 87 97 81 74 67 69 87 93 97 97 84 69 63 63
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 13 11 16 13  9  8  6  6  8 10 11 11 10 11 10 10 10 13 14 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV OV B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       82 98 91 90 83 88 88 86 83 79 75 71 67 74 80 82 84 73 63 53 44
POP 12HR                     60          40          50          40          40
QPF 12HR                   0.71        0.36        0.31        0.39        0.10
RAIN SHWRS       SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 15<10 33 17<10<10<10<10<10 36 31 24<10<10<10<10 15 33 41 22
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       19 25 21 23 28 19 16 12 13 17 16 17 23 19 21 20 19 25 26 24 21
SMOKE DISP       PR GD FR EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD


DATE          THU 05/26/16 FRI 05/27/16 SAT 05/28/16 SUN 05/29/16
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       67      85      65      80      62      79      61      81
TEMP          71 67 81 82 69 65 77 78 66 62 76 77 65 61 77 78
DEWPT         66 67 65 64 63 64 64 62 60 61 62 60 61 61 64 62
RH            84100 58 55 81 97 64 58 81 97 62 56 87100 64 58
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SW       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           30      40      60      50      40      40      30      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-232215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
507 AM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

DATE             MON 05/23/16            TUE 05/24/16            WED 05/25/16
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                      76          65          81          66          85
TEMP             65 70 70 76 74 70 69 66 65 72 78 81 79 72 69 67 66 74 81 85 83
DEWPT            61 62 64 65 65 64 64 62 64 66 68 69 68 68 67 66 64 69 69 70 68
MIN/MAX RH                   69          97          67          97          60
RH               87 76 81 69 74 81 84 87 97 81 71 67 69 87 93 97 93 84 67 61 61
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 13 12 16 14  9  8  6  6  6  9 10  9  9 10 10 10 10 12 14 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       79 95 92 87 82 88 91 86 84 80 76 71 67 74 81 83 85 76 68 57 45
POP 12HR                     60          40          50          50          40
QPF 12HR                   0.75        0.40        0.32        0.49        0.14
RAIN SHWRS       SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 18 16 34 20<10<10<10<10 13 44 29 29<10<10<10<10 15 31 46 36
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       17 24 23 20 27 17 13 12 12 14 16 14 19 14 16 17 17 20 25 21 21
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          THU 05/26/16 FRI 05/27/16 SAT 05/28/16 SUN 05/29/16
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       67      85      65      80      62      79      62      82
TEMP          71 67 81 82 69 65 77 78 66 62 76 77 66 62 78 79
DEWPT         66 67 67 64 63 64 65 63 61 61 63 60 61 61 64 63
RH            84100 63 55 81 97 67 60 84 97 64 56 84 97 62 58
PWIND DIR           S       S      SE       S       S      SW       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           40      50      60      50      40      40      30      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC NM NM 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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