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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
440 AM CDT MON APR 25 2016

KSZ058-252230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
440 AM CDT MON APR 25 2016

DATE             MON 04/25/16            TUE 04/26/16            WED 04/27/16
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                      74          63          79          60          76
TEMP             61 67 72 74 72 67 65 64 63 70 76 79 77 68 65 62 60 67 73 76 73
DEWPT            57 60 60 62 63 62 63 63 63 66 66 67 65 65 62 60 58 59 55 50 50
MIN/MAX RH                   66         100          64          94          40
RH               87 78 66 66 73 84 93 97100 87 71 67 67 90 90 93 93 75 53 40 44
WIND DIR         SW  S  S  S  S SE  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD          8  9 11 10  8  5  6  5  9 13 17 18 14 16 13 13 11 14 16 17 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B1 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       98 88 87 80 79 81 88 88 90 89 68 70 88 75 63 66 70 58 46 40 33
POP 12HR                     10          30          40          80          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.08        0.23        0.50        0.06
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS SC SC SC SC  O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                              IS IS SC SC SC SC  O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC
OBVIS                              PF PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  6  6  3  3  5  5  6  6  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 14 28 32 33<10<10<10<10<10 27 29 31<10<10<10 11 13 23101<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S SE  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD       16 18 16 17 17 11 13 11 18 25 26 28 33 29 27 27 20 24 23 24 21
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX FR PR PR FR FR GD EX PR


DATE          THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16 SUN 05/01/16
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       49      71      52      69      57      70      50      66
TEMP          56 49 67 69 57 52 66 68 60 57 68 67 54 50 63 63
DEWPT         45 45 48 50 51 50 55 56 57 57 58 54 50 48 47 47
RH            66 86 50 51 80 93 68 65 90100 70 63 86 93 56 56
PWIND DIR           W       N       E       E      SE       S       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW SC SC B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR           10       5      30      50      60      40      30      30
RAIN SHWRS                SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                     SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-252230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
440 AM CDT MON APR 25 2016

DATE             MON 04/25/16            TUE 04/26/16            WED 04/27/16
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                      78          60          79          60          75
TEMP             60 67 74 78 76 67 64 61 60 68 75 79 77 68 65 62 60 66 72 75 72
DEWPT            56 55 55 57 58 60 59 60 59 61 63 66 64 65 61 61 57 60 56 50 49
MIN/MAX RH                   48          97          63          97          40
RH               87 65 51 48 54 78 84 97 96 78 66 64 64 90 87 97 90 81 57 41 44
WIND DIR         SW  W SW  S  S  S  S  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD          6  6  5  6  6  4  3  5  8 12 14 17 14 12 13  9  9 13 12 16 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       70 30 35 28 48 65 75 86 88 91 65 64 85 76 67 67 67 59 52 48 44
POP 12HR                     10          20          40          80          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.21        0.55        0.11
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS IS SC SC  O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                              IS IS IS IS SC SC  O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC IS
OBVIS                                 PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4
HAINES            4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  6  6  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 19 30 36 29<10<10<10<10<10 35 29 28<10 12<10<10 11 22 91<10
T WIND DIR       SW  W SW  S  S  S  S  E  E  E  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW
T WIND SPD       13 10  8  9 12 10  8 11 16 19 23 26 29 24 31 18 17 20 19 26 19
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR GD PR PR FR GD EX PR


DATE          THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16 SUN 05/01/16
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       49      68      49      67      55      69      50      63
TEMP          56 49 64 66 54 49 64 66 58 55 66 67 54 50 60 61
DEWPT         47 44 46 46 48 47 51 53 54 54 56 53 48 47 46 43
RH            72 83 52 48 80 93 63 63 86 96 70 61 80 89 60 51
PWIND DIR           W      NW      NE       E       E      SE       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           20      10      30      40      70      60      50      40
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS       SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS       SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-252230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
440 AM CDT MON APR 25 2016

DATE             MON 04/25/16            TUE 04/26/16            WED 04/27/16
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                      79          58          79          60          75
TEMP             60 67 74 79 76 66 62 59 58 67 75 79 77 68 65 62 60 66 72 75 72
DEWPT            55 54 53 55 57 58 59 58 57 60 62 64 63 64 61 60 59 60 57 51 50
MIN/MAX RH                   44          98          60          97          42
RH               84 63 48 44 52 75 90 96 96 78 64 60 62 87 87 93 96 81 59 43 46
WIND DIR         SW  W SW SW  S  S  S  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD          6  8  6  6  5  4  3  5  8 12 13 17 14 12 12  9  9 13 12 14  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       61 25 26 27 44 55 69 81 85 90 79 67 85 83 82 80 79 69 59 53 47
POP 12HR                     10          20          30          80          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.16        0.68        0.14
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS SC SC SC SC  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                              IS IS SC SC SC SC  O  O  O  O SC SC SC SC IS
OBVIS                                 PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4
HAINES            6  6  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  6  6  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 16 29 42 30<10<10<10<10<10 23 38 28<10 22<10<10 14 23 88<10
T WIND DIR       SW  W SW SW  S  S  S  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW
T WIND SPD       13 10  9  9 11 10  6 11 16 20 21 24 26 24 35 18 18 20 19 25 18
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX PR EX PR PR FR GD EX PR


DATE          THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16 SUN 05/01/16
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       49      68      48      66      54      67      50      62
TEMP          56 49 64 66 53 48 63 65 57 54 65 65 54 50 60 60
DEWPT         48 44 47 46 47 46 51 52 53 52 56 53 48 47 46 44
RH            74 83 54 48 80 93 65 63 86 93 73 65 80 89 60 55
PWIND DIR           W      NW      NE       E       E       E       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           20      10      30      40      70      60      50      40
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS       SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS       SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-252230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
440 AM CDT MON APR 25 2016

DATE             MON 04/25/16            TUE 04/26/16            WED 04/27/16
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                      79          57          80          61          75
TEMP             59 67 75 79 75 65 62 58 57 66 76 80 78 69 66 63 61 67 72 75 72
DEWPT            55 52 52 54 54 57 57 57 57 58 62 63 62 64 60 60 59 60 58 52 51
MIN/MAX RH                   42          98          57          94          43
RH               87 59 45 42 48 75 84 96100 75 62 56 58 84 81 90 93 78 61 45 48
WIND DIR          W  W  W SW SW  S SE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD          9  9  8  8  5  4  1  4  8 13 13 16 14 12 11  9 10 13 12 14  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       58 23 22 18 34 53 67 76 82 87 80 77 88 88 89 87 86 71 56 53 51
POP 12HR                      5          20          30          80          50
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.13        0.93        0.19
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS SC SC  O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                    IS IS SC SC  O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4
HAINES            6  6  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 17 31 44 39<10<10<10<10 10 23 43 35<10<10<10<10 21 34 93 70
T WIND DIR        W  W SW SW SW  S SE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  S  S  S SW
T WIND SPD       17 11 10  9  8  8  2  9 16 21 21 24 25 23 20 18 19 19 19 24 19
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD EX EX


DATE          THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16 SUN 05/01/16
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       49      66      48      66      53      67      49      61
TEMP          56 49 63 64 53 48 63 65 56 53 64 65 53 49 59 59
DEWPT         50 45 47 46 47 45 51 51 53 51 54 53 48 47 45 43
RH            80 86 56 52 80 89 65 60 90 93 70 65 83 93 60 55
PWIND DIR           W      NW      NE       E       E       E      NE       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV
POP 12HR           30      10      30      40      70      60      50      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC       SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC       SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM 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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