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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
447 AM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

KSZ058-272230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
447 AM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

DATE             MON 07/27/15            TUE 07/28/15            WED 07/29/15
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                      95          75          97          71          87
TEMP             75 83 92 95 93 84 80 77 76 87 95 97 93 83 77 73 71 77 83 87 85
DEWPT            73 73 72 71 73 72 75 73 71 72 71 71 71 72 71 69 68 67 65 65 65
MIN/MAX RH                   46          89          43          91          48
RH               94 72 52 46 52 67 85 87 85 61 46 43 49 70 82 87 90 71 55 48 51
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD          4  9 10 12 12  8  8  9  9 12 14 16 12  9  6  6  6 10 10 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       89 66 42 26 20 22 12 20 10 14 13  7 23 31 55 75 64 56 54 43 45
POP 12HR                     10           5          10          40          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.19        0.15
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS
TSTMS                                                IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  4  4  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 11 46 48 39<10<10<10<10<10 35 42 37<10<10<10<10 12 20 23 20
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  N  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD        9 14 14 18 21 16 16 17 17 24 25 25 26 14 11  8 10 20 18 16 12
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y


DATE          THU 07/30/15 FRI 07/31/15 SAT 08/01/15 SUN 08/02/15
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      87      66      89      67      90      69      91
TEMP          71 67 84 85 70 67 86 87 73 68 87 88 73 70 88 89
DEWPT         64 62 60 61 63 62 62 65 66 64 65 67 67 66 63 65
RH            79 84 44 45 78 84 45 48 79 87 48 50 81 87 43 45
PWIND DIR          NE       E      SE       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      10       5      20      20      10      10      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS IS

$$

KSZ024-272230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
447 AM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

DATE             MON 07/27/15            TUE 07/28/15            WED 07/29/15
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          76          98          69          83
TEMP             75 81 90 94 92 83 81 78 76 86 94 98 94 81 75 71 69 74 80 83 82
DEWPT            72 74 73 72 75 74 74 73 71 74 72 73 73 73 71 68 66 64 61 63 63
MIN/MAX RH                   49          88          45          92          51
RH               90 79 58 49 58 74 79 85 85 68 49 45 51 77 87 90 90 71 52 51 53
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  W  W  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          2  6 10 13 12  9  9  9  8 12 12 12  9  6  5  5  6  9  9  8  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC SC SC B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       98 73 47 29 22 21 19 26 16 32 26 30 47 50 74 78 73 58 49 36 40
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          60          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.29        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                                                SC SC NM NM SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 34 42 36<10<10<10<10<10 24 36<10<10<10<10<10 12 22 29 22
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  W NW  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        4 12 16 18 23 18 17 17 16 23 24 26 17 12 11  9 17 20 14 10  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y


DATE          THU 07/30/15 FRI 07/31/15 SAT 08/01/15 SUN 08/02/15
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      86      65      88      68      89      70      91
TEMP          68 65 83 84 69 66 84 86 73 68 86 87 74 70 87 88
DEWPT         61 61 62 63 62 62 65 66 65 65 68 68 67 65 66 69
RH            78 87 49 49 78 87 53 51 76 90 55 53 79 84 50 54
PWIND DIR           N       S      SE       S       S       S      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       5      10      20      10      10      30
RAIN SHWRS                            IS IS             SC SC
TSTMS                                 IS IS             SC SC

$$

KSZ012-272230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
447 AM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

DATE             MON 07/27/15            TUE 07/28/15            WED 07/29/15
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                      93          76          94          68          83
TEMP             74 79 89 93 90 83 81 78 76 84 92 94 91 80 74 71 68 74 80 83 81
DEWPT            73 75 74 74 77 75 74 73 71 74 74 75 74 73 71 68 65 64 62 64 63
MIN/MAX RH                   54          89          53          92          52
RH               97 88 61 54 66 77 79 85 85 72 56 54 58 79 90 90 90 71 54 53 54
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          4  5  9 12 11  9  9  8  8 11 11 10  8  5  5  4  6  8  8  8  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       99 74 49 40 23 21 18 28 21 39 30 38 52 60 77 75 69 51 36 30 33
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          60          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.34        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC NM NM IS IS
TSTMS                                                SC SC NM NM IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 34 41 22<10<10<10<10<10 20 23<10<10<10<10<10 14 26 32 25
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        6 10 16 18 21 17 17 16 14 20 21 23 14 10  9  6 16 19 16 10  5
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y


DATE          THU 07/30/15 FRI 07/31/15 SAT 08/01/15 SUN 08/02/15
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       64      86      65      88      67      89      70      89
TEMP          68 65 84 83 69 66 85 85 72 68 85 87 74 70 86 86
DEWPT         61 60 64 64 63 62 67 68 65 65 70 70 67 65 68 71
RH            78 84 51 53 81 87 55 57 79 90 61 57 79 84 55 61
PWIND DIR          NW      SW       S      SW       S      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5      20      10      20      30
RAIN SHWRS                            IS IS       IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                                 IS IS       IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ012-272230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
447 AM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

DATE             MON 07/27/15            TUE 07/28/15            WED 07/29/15
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                      93          75          93          67          83
TEMP             74 80 90 93 90 82 79 77 75 84 91 93 89 79 74 70 67 73 79 83 80
DEWPT            73 75 75 75 78 76 74 73 72 75 76 76 75 74 71 68 64 64 62 64 65
MIN/MAX RH                   57          91          58          95          54
RH               97 85 62 56 68 82 85 87 90 74 62 58 64 85 90 93 90 73 56 53 60
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S NW NW NW  N  N  N NW  N
WIND SPD          3  4  8 11  9  6  8  8  6  9  9  9  6  4  4  4  4  6  6  6  3
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 SC SC FW FW SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)      100 75 51 43 27 21 23 29 25 40 33 39 53 69 81 69 63 44 28 27 30
POP 12HR                     10          10          20          60          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.31           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS IS IS NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                                    IS IS IS IS NM NM SC SC IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 37 41<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 23<10<10<10<10<10 14 25 33 26
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N  N NW
T WIND SPD        5  8 14 17 14 11 12 12 11 18 14 17  8  5 10  9 11 20 13  9  5
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR
HEAT                    Y  Y  Y


DATE          THU 07/30/15 FRI 07/31/15 SAT 08/01/15 SUN 08/02/15
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      85      64      86      66      88      69      88
TEMP          66 63 83 82 68 65 83 84 71 67 84 85 73 69 85 85
DEWPT         61 59 65 66 62 62 68 70 65 64 71 71 68 66 71 72
RH            84 87 55 58 81 90 61 63 81 90 65 63 84 90 63 65
PWIND DIR           W      SW       S      SW       S       S       S       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5      20      10      20      30
RAIN SHWRS                            IS IS       IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                                 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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