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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
458 AM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

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

DATE             TUE 08/23/16            WED 08/24/16            THU 08/25/16
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                      84          73          89          67          81
TEMP             68 75 82 84 82 77 75 74 73 80 87 89 86 76 72 69 67 73 79 81 78
DEWPT            67 71 73 73 72 71 70 69 69 71 72 71 72 70 68 67 66 67 67 67 66
MIN/MAX RH                   69          89          56          97          61
RH               97 87 74 70 72 82 84 84 87 74 61 56 63 82 87 93 97 81 67 63 67
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S SW  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD         11 14 18 21 17 12 14 13 13 13 13 12  9  5  5  5  4  5  8  8  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       85 93 82 67 73 65 53 55 60 69 76 63 75 83 90 88 86 78 70 69 68
POP 12HR                     30          30          40          60          30
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.05        0.09        0.58        0.05
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 12 22 31 28<10<10<10<10<10 20 47<10<10<10<10<10 11 29 34 21
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  N  N NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       16 24 29 33 33 17 24 26 26 24 20 20 18 11  9 10  5 12 14 14 17
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 08/26/16 SAT 08/27/16 SUN 08/28/16 MON 08/29/16
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       62      81      66      85      68      87      68      87
TEMP          66 62 78 79 69 66 82 83 72 68 84 84 72 68 84 84
DEWPT         63 62 68 70 68 66 71 70 69 68 71 72 69 68 70 70
RH            90100 71 74 97100 69 65 90100 65 67 90100 63 63
PWIND DIR          NE       E      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           50      40      30      40      20      20      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ024-232215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
458 AM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

DATE             TUE 08/23/16            WED 08/24/16            THU 08/25/16
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                      84          72          87          66          79
TEMP             67 75 82 84 82 77 75 73 72 79 85 87 84 74 71 68 66 72 77 79 76
DEWPT            65 69 71 72 71 70 69 68 69 69 70 70 69 68 68 65 64 63 62 61 60
MIN/MAX RH                   68          89          56          94          52
RH               93 82 69 67 69 79 82 84 90 72 61 57 61 82 90 90 93 73 60 54 58
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD         10 13 16 18 16 11 13 10 10  9  9 10  3  6  4  4  6  6  8  8  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       77 91 74 68 73 64 57 70 66 72 77 77 87 90 93 88 83 77 71 71 71
POP 12HR                     50          50          50          70          30
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.11        0.45        0.62        0.02
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 11 25 34 27<10<10<10<10<10 28 24<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 34 12
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       18 24 29 29 28 19 25 18 18 14 12 12  6 13 10  9 11 12 17 13 12
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR


DATE          FRI 08/26/16 SAT 08/27/16 SUN 08/28/16 MON 08/29/16
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       60      79      65      85      68      88      68      87
TEMP          64 60 76 77 68 65 82 83 72 68 85 85 72 68 84 84
DEWPT         59 59 64 65 66 65 69 69 68 67 69 69 68 67 69 68
RH            84 96 66 67 93100 65 63 87 97 59 59 87 97 61 59
PWIND DIR          NE       E      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           30      30      40      40      20      20      30      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-232215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
458 AM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

DATE             TUE 08/23/16            WED 08/24/16            THU 08/25/16
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                      83          70          86          65          79
TEMP             66 74 81 83 81 75 73 71 70 77 84 86 83 73 70 67 65 71 77 79 76
DEWPT            65 69 72 73 72 71 69 69 68 70 71 70 70 68 67 65 64 64 61 61 60
MIN/MAX RH                   72          92          59          97          54
RH               97 84 74 72 74 87 87 93 93 79 65 59 65 84 90 93 97 79 58 54 58
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         10 12 14 17 14 11 11 10  9  8  6  8  6  3  4  4  5  6  6  8  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       70 88 77 70 75 64 58 77 66 72 77 79 86 88 90 86 81 73 64 67 69
POP 12HR                     50          50          60          70          30
QPF 12HR                   0.13        0.20        0.46        0.63        0.03
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                  IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 11 24 30 27<10<10<10<10<10 31 24 33<10<10<10<10<10 30 42<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  N  N NE  N  N  N  N NE NE
T WIND SPD       16 20 26 27 27 17 20 19 18 12  8 10  4  8  9  6  6 10 14 11  6
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          FRI 08/26/16 SAT 08/27/16 SUN 08/28/16 MON 08/29/16
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       59      79      64      84      68      87      68      87
TEMP          63 59 76 77 67 64 81 82 72 68 84 84 72 68 84 84
DEWPT         59 58 63 65 66 64 70 70 68 67 70 70 68 67 70 70
RH            87 96 64 67 97100 69 67 87 97 63 63 87 97 63 63
PWIND DIR          NE       E      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           30      30      40      40      20      30      30      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-232215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
458 AM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

DATE             TUE 08/23/16            WED 08/24/16            THU 08/25/16
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                      83          69          86          65          79
TEMP             66 74 81 83 81 75 72 71 69 77 84 86 83 73 69 67 65 71 77 79 76
DEWPT            64 70 72 73 73 71 70 69 69 70 71 72 71 69 67 65 64 64 62 61 61
MIN/MAX RH                   71          99          64          99          55
RH               93 87 74 72 77 87 93 93100 79 65 63 67 87 93 93 97 79 60 54 60
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SW  N NE  N NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         10 13 16 17 14 11 12 10  8  6  4  4  8  4  4  4  4  6  6  8  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       59 78 74 66 80 70 63 82 69 72 75 78 81 85 89 85 80 71 61 63 65
POP 12HR                     50          50          60          70          20
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.28        0.53        0.56        0.02
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                  IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 11 22 28 25<10<10<10<10 10 35 32<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 39<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SW  N NE NE NW  N  N  N NE NE
T WIND SPD       18 21 24 27 26 18 19 16 13 10  5  5 11 10  9  8  8  9 11  9  8
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE          FRI 08/26/16 SAT 08/27/16 SUN 08/28/16 MON 08/29/16
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       58      78      63      84      68      86      68      86
TEMP          63 58 75 76 66 63 81 82 72 68 83 83 72 68 83 83
DEWPT         58 57 61 64 66 63 70 69 68 67 70 72 69 67 70 69
RH            84 96 62 66100100 69 65 87 97 65 70 90 97 65 63
PWIND DIR          NE       E      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           20      30      40      40      30      30      30      40
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

$$


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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