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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
425 AM CDT WED JUL 27 2016

KSZ058-272215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
425 AM CDT WED JUL 27 2016

DATE             WED 07/27/16            THU 07/28/16            FRI 07/29/16
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                      90          71          88          68          86
TEMP             70 79 87 90 88 79 75 73 71 79 85 88 86 76 72 70 68 76 83 86 84
DEWPT            70 74 73 72 73 74 72 71 70 72 72 71 71 71 69 69 68 70 69 69 69
MIN/MAX RH                   56          97          57         100          57
RH              100 85 63 56 61 85 90 93 97 79 65 57 61 85 90 97100 82 63 57 61
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE  S  W NW NW  N  N NE  E NE  N  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD          3  3  4  5  5  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  4  5  5  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       45 52 64 55 46 52 58 63 66 57 48 41 35 42 48 62 75 69 64 57 50
POP 12HR                     20          40          30          40          40
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.08        0.08        0.06        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                      SC SC SC SC 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 SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 26 46 56 32<10<10<10<10 12 54 63 48<10<10<10<10 22 39 47 31
T WIND DIR        E SE  E SE  E SE  S  W NW  N  N NE  E  E NE  N  N NW  W NW  N
T WIND SPD        4  3  4  6  3  9  5  4  6  4  4  3  6  9  8  6  8 11 14 16 17
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD


DATE          SAT 07/30/16 SUN 07/31/16 MON 08/01/16 TUE 08/02/16
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      70      89      73      93      72      94
TEMP          71 67 82 83 73 70 86 87 77 73 90 90 77 72 91 91
DEWPT         68 67 70 72 70 69 73 74 72 69 73 74 72 70 71 72
RH            90100 67 70 90 97 65 65 85 87 58 60 85 93 52 54
PWIND DIR           E      SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           40      50      40      30      10      10       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-272215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
425 AM CDT WED JUL 27 2016

DATE             WED 07/27/16            THU 07/28/16            FRI 07/29/16
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                      91          70          88          67          83
TEMP             68 79 87 91 89 79 75 72 70 78 85 88 86 76 72 69 67 74 80 83 81
DEWPT            68 71 70 69 69 70 70 68 69 70 69 68 68 68 67 67 66 69 67 66 67
MIN/MAX RH                   49          98          52          97          57
RH              100 77 57 49 52 74 84 87 97 76 59 52 55 76 84 93 97 84 65 57 63
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE  S SE  N NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          3  4  4  4  5  3  4  3  4  5  6  6  6  5  4  4  4  4  8  8  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       33 44 52 47 41 53 64 61 56 53 50 43 36 45 54 66 77 75 74 63 53
POP 12HR                     10          50          30          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.09        0.01        0.04        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                      SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                           SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 31 35 37 37<10<10<10<10 34 68 73 54<10<10<10<10 15 39 44 36
T WIND DIR        E SE SE SE NE SE  N NW NW  N  N NE  E NE NE NE NE SE  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        5  5  4  4  2  6  8  6  8  4  6  4  6 11  9  9  9  5 10 21 16
SMOKE DISP       PR FR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD


DATE          SAT 07/30/16 SUN 07/31/16 MON 08/01/16 TUE 08/02/16
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      70      89      73      94      74      96
TEMP          71 67 82 83 73 70 86 87 77 73 91 91 78 74 93 93
DEWPT         66 66 68 70 69 68 71 72 71 69 71 71 70 69 69 70
RH            84 97 63 65 87 93 61 61 82 87 52 52 76 84 46 47
PWIND DIR          NE      SE      SE      SE       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           40      30      40      30      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-272215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
425 AM CDT WED JUL 27 2016

DATE             WED 07/27/16            THU 07/28/16            FRI 07/29/16
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                      90          69          87          66          82
TEMP             67 78 86 90 88 78 74 71 69 77 84 87 85 75 71 68 66 73 79 82 80
DEWPT            67 71 71 70 71 71 70 69 69 71 70 69 69 69 68 67 66 69 67 66 68
MIN/MAX RH                   52          99          55         100          58
RH              100 79 61 52 57 79 87 93100 82 63 55 59 82 90 97100 87 67 58 67
WIND DIR         SE  S SE  S  S SE  N NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          2  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  6  6  6  4  3  3  4  4  6  5  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       20 35 51 40 29 46 63 65 57 50 42 39 35 45 54 65 76 74 73 63 54
POP 12HR                     10          50          30          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.10        0.01        0.01        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                      SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                           SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  3  3  5  5  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 33 42 45 40<10<10<10<10 25 65 62 47<10<10<10<10 17 36 49 41
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE SE  N SE  N  N NW  N  N NE  E NE NE NE NE  E NE NE  N
T WIND SPD        3  5  3  2  1  6  4  5  4  6  8  5  6  8  5  6  9  8 25 19 14
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX GD


DATE          SAT 07/30/16 SUN 07/31/16 MON 08/01/16 TUE 08/02/16
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       66      85      69      88      72      93      73      96
TEMP          70 66 82 83 73 69 85 86 76 72 90 90 77 73 93 93
DEWPT         67 65 69 70 70 68 72 73 72 69 72 72 71 70 71 71
RH            90 97 65 65 90 97 65 65 87 90 56 56 82 90 49 49
PWIND DIR          NE      SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           30      30      40      30      20      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-272215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
425 AM CDT WED JUL 27 2016

DATE             WED 07/27/16            THU 07/28/16            FRI 07/29/16
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                      90          68          85          66          81
TEMP             66 77 86 90 88 77 73 70 68 76 82 85 83 74 70 68 66 73 79 81 79
DEWPT            66 70 71 71 72 71 70 69 68 71 70 70 70 69 68 66 66 68 67 67 68
MIN/MAX RH                   53         100          62          99          62
RH              100 79 61 54 59 82 90 97100 85 67 61 65 84 93 93100 84 67 63 69
WIND DIR         SE  S SE  S  S SW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          2  3  4  5  4  3  3  4  4  5  8  8  6  4  3  4  4  5  6  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       27 33 51 43 35 52 68 67 60 51 43 40 37 45 54 65 76 73 69 62 55
POP 12HR                     10          50          30          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.11           0           0        0.14
RAIN SHWRS                      SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                           SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  4  4  5  5  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 32 40 45 35<10<10<10<10<10 56 53 20<10<10<10<10 24 43 50 42
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE SE SW SE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E NE NE  N
T WIND SPD        6  4  3  1  0  3  3  6  5  6  9  6  6  8  8  5 10 16 27 17 13
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD


DATE          SAT 07/30/16 SUN 07/31/16 MON 08/01/16 TUE 08/02/16
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       65      84      68      87      71      93      73      95
TEMP          69 65 81 82 72 68 84 85 75 71 90 90 77 73 92 92
DEWPT         66 65 69 70 69 68 72 73 71 70 73 74 72 70 72 73
RH            90100 67 67 90100 67 67 87 97 58 60 85 90 52 54
PWIND DIR          NE      SE      SE       S      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           30      30      30      30      20      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC 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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