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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
339 AM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

KSZ058-182230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
339 AM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

DATE             MON 08/18/14            TUE 08/19/14            WED 08/20/14
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                      94          69          95          73          98
TEMP          69 68 80 90 94 91 79 75 72 70 82 92 95 91 81 78 75 74 86 95 98 93
DEWPT         66 66 68 68 68 68 67 66 66 66 68 68 67 67 67 67 67 66 67 67 66 65
MIN/MAX RH                   43          88          40          80          36
RH            90 93 67 49 43 47 67 74 81 87 63 46 40 45 63 69 76 76 53 40 35 40
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  4  8 11 12 13 11 10 10  5  6  8  9  8  9  9  9  9 13 17 19 16
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)    64 54 42 30 40 50 51 52 50 47 38 35 29 23 23 23 22 21 22 21 24 26
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS          IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS          IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  4  4  5  5  6  6  5  5  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 26 45 48<10<10<10<10<10 25 36<10<10<10<10<10 10 63 72 61
T WIND DIR     S  S SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD    11  9 11 17 21 24 21 19 19 11  5  8 13 17 17 18 18 17 23 26 31 33
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          THU 08/21/14  FRI 08/22/14  SAT 08/23/14  SUN 08/24/14
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     76    97      74    97      74    97      70    90
TEMP          80 77 94 93   79 75 94 92   79 75 94 92   75 70 87 85
DEWPT         62 63 65 65   65 65 65 64   63 62 61 62   63 64 60 59
RH            54 62 39 40   62 71 39 40   58 64 34 37   66 81 40 41
PWIND DIR         S    SW       S     S       S     S      SW    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         10    10      10    10      10    10      20    10
RAIN SHWRS                                              IS IS
TSTMS                                                   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-182230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
339 AM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

DATE             MON 08/18/14            TUE 08/19/14            WED 08/20/14
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                      91          68          91          72          97
TEMP          68 67 78 88 91 88 78 73 71 69 79 87 91 88 79 76 74 73 84 93 97 93
DEWPT         66 66 68 69 70 71 69 68 67 66 68 68 68 69 68 68 67 66 68 68 66 67
MIN/MAX RH                   49          91          47          82          37
RH            93 97 71 54 50 57 74 84 87 90 69 53 47 54 69 76 79 79 59 44 36 43
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S SE  E  S  N  N NE SE SE SE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  2 10  6 10 10  8  5  3  4  6  6  6  6  6  5  4  5 10 14 14 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    64 70 57 43 46 48 49 49 47 45 38 36 35 33 39 46 39 32 29 26 27 27
POP 12HR                     20          20          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS          IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC IS          IS IS IS IS
LAL            3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 24 42<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 32 13<10<10<10<10<10 67 69<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S SE  E  S  N  N NE  E SE SE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     8  3 20 16 19 19 16 11  5  8 12  4  5 11 13 11 10 11 19 25 28 23
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE          THU 08/21/14  FRI 08/22/14  SAT 08/23/14  SUN 08/24/14
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     76    96      73    96      74    94      68    88
TEMP          80 76 93 92   78 73 93 92   78 74 91 89   73 69 84 83
DEWPT         62 62 67 69   66 66 68 68   65 64 65 67   65 63 61 60
RH            54 62 43 47   67 79 44 46   64 71 42 48   76 81 46 46
PWIND DIR         S    SW       S     S       S     S       W     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         10    10      10    10      20    10      30    10
RAIN SHWRS                                IS IS         SC SC
TSTMS                                     IS IS         SC SC

$$

KSZ012-182230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
339 AM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

DATE             MON 08/18/14            TUE 08/19/14            WED 08/20/14
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                      89          67          90          70          95
TEMP          68 66 77 86 89 86 76 72 69 68 78 86 90 87 78 74 72 71 83 92 95 92
DEWPT         66 65 68 71 71 72 70 68 66 66 69 69 69 71 69 68 68 66 69 70 68 69
MIN/MAX RH                   55          94          50          88          41
RH            93 97 74 61 56 63 82 87 90 93 74 57 50 59 74 82 87 84 63 49 42 47
WIND DIR      SW  S  S  S  S  E SE  S  N NW  N NE  S SE  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  2  8  5  9  8  8  5  2  3  5  5  4  5  6  5  4  5  9 14 14 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)    64 71 59 46 46 45 46 47 44 41 30 24 29 33 41 48 45 42 36 29 27 24
POP 12HR                     20          20          10          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS          IS IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS          IS IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS
LAL            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 21 37<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 34 13<10<10<10<10<10 45 72<10
T WIND DIR    SW SE  S  S  S  E SE  S  N NW  N NE  S SE  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     9  3 19 13 18 16 14 10  3  6 10  4  2  9 12 11  9 10 18 23 27 21
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE          THU 08/21/14  FRI 08/22/14  SAT 08/23/14  SUN 08/24/14
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     75    94      72    95      73    93      68    86
TEMP          79 75 91 90   77 73 92 90   78 73 90 88   73 69 84 82
DEWPT         64 62 68 70   67 67 69 70   67 65 66 69   66 63 62 61
RH            60 64 47 52   71 81 47 52   69 76 45 54   79 81 48 49
PWIND DIR         S    SW       S     S       S     S       W     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         10    10      20    10      20    10      30    10
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS         IS IS         SC SC
TSTMS                       IS IS         IS IS         SC SC

$$

KSZ012-182230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
339 AM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

DATE             MON 08/18/14            TUE 08/19/14            WED 08/20/14
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                      88          66          88          69          95
TEMP          68 66 76 85 88 85 75 71 68 67 77 85 88 85 76 72 70 70 81 91 95 91
DEWPT         67 65 68 71 71 73 71 68 66 65 69 69 69 71 69 67 67 66 70 72 70 71
MIN/MAX RH                   58          95          54          90          45
RH            97 97 76 63 57 67 87 90 93 93 76 59 54 63 79 84 90 87 69 54 45 52
WIND DIR      SW SE SE  S  S SE SE  S  W  W  N  N NW  E  E SE  E SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  3  4  5  9  5  3  3  2  4  5  5  4  4  6  5  4  5  9 12 14 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    64 74 63 52 48 45 46 47 43 39 29 24 32 41 45 50 50 50 41 33 30 27
POP 12HR                     20          20          10          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS                IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS
TSTMS         IS IS                IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS
LAL            2  2  2  2  2  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 22 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 34 41 21<10<10<10<10<10 58 72<10
T WIND DIR     S SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  W  W  N  N NW SE  E SE  E SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    10  2 12 13 17 10  6  6  3  8  9  6  3  5 11 10  9 10 16 21 26 20
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE          THU 08/21/14  FRI 08/22/14  SAT 08/23/14  SUN 08/24/14
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     74    93      72    93      73    92      68    86
TEMP          79 75 90 89   77 72 90 89   77 73 89 87   73 69 83 81
DEWPT         66 62 69 71   68 67 70 71   68 66 68 70   67 62 62 63
RH            64 64 50 56   74 84 52 56   74 79 50 57   81 78 49 54
PWIND DIR         S    SW       S     S       S     S      NW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         20    10      20    10      20    10      30    20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS         IS IS         IS IS         SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS         IS IS         IS IS         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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