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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
405 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

KSZ058-162230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
405 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

DATE             WED 07/16/14            THU 07/17/14            FRI 07/18/14
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                      78          59          72          58          79
TEMP          55 53 64 74 78 76 67 63 61 59 65 70 72 71 64 61 59 58 68 76 79 77
DEWPT         51 52 54 55 55 56 57 57 56 56 58 58 59 58 59 59 58 58 60 60 61 60
MIN/MAX RH                   45          88          64         100          53
RH            86 96 70 51 45 50 70 81 84 90 78 66 64 63 84 93 96100 76 58 54 56
WIND DIR      SE  E  S SE SE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S SE  S  S  S SE SE  S SE  E
WIND SPD       3  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  8  9  9  6  5  4  4  4  5  6  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    14 36 44 57 64 72 79 86 90 74 80 65 75 61 52 55 48 40 31 41 38 34
POP 12HR                     20          40          30          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.07        0.03           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                     IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT      <10<10 38 45 51 44<10<10<10<10 13 33 36 30 19<10<10<10 29 44 49 46
T WIND DIR     E  E SE  S SE SE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD     4  3  5  2  3  4  6  8  6  6 12 21 24 23 17 10  5  6 14 13 13 11
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD FR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD


DATE          SAT 07/19/14  SUN 07/20/14  MON 07/21/14  TUE 07/22/14
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     62    84      67    89      72    94      73    94
TEMP          66 62 80 82   71 67 86 88   76 72 90 91   78 73 91 92
DEWPT         60 60 62 63   64 64 68 68   69 69 72 70   71 70 72 71
RH            81 93 54 53   79 90 55 52   79 90 56 50   79 90 54 51
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW SC FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5      10    10      20    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                        IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                             IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-162230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
405 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

DATE             WED 07/16/14            THU 07/17/14            FRI 07/18/14
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                      77          58          74          57          79
TEMP          54 53 64 73 77 75 66 62 60 58 66 72 74 73 64 61 58 57 67 76 79 78
DEWPT         52 53 52 53 53 54 55 55 56 54 57 57 57 57 59 58 57 57 60 59 61 60
MIN/MAX RH                   44          87          55         100          52
RH            93100 65 49 43 48 68 78 87 86 73 59 55 57 84 90 96100 78 56 54 54
WIND DIR       E  S SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  S  S  S  S SW SW  E SE SE  S SE  E
WIND SPD       3  3  3  3  4  4  4  3  3  2  6 10  9  8  4  4  2  4  5  6  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)     6 16 26 37 41 43 49 55 54 57 65 51 47 36 24 31 28 33 23 25 24 22
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS       IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT      <10<10 46 50 49 42<10<10<10<10 16 42 49 45<10<10<10<10 28 47 51 47
T WIND DIR     E SE SE  N  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S SW  E  E  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD     5  2  1  1  1  2  6  6  5  3 12 16 14 13  4  5  5 12 16 17 17 14
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 07/19/14  SUN 07/20/14  MON 07/21/14  TUE 07/22/14
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     63    85      67    90      72    94      74    94
TEMP          66 63 81 83   71 67 86 88   76 72 90 92   78 74 91 92
DEWPT         60 59 61 62   63 64 68 68   68 69 72 71   71 70 72 71
RH            81 87 51 49   76 90 55 52   76 90 56 51   79 87 54 51
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5      10    10      20    10      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                                IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                     IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-162230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
405 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

DATE             WED 07/16/14            THU 07/17/14            FRI 07/18/14
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                      76          56          76          57          80
TEMP          57 54 64 73 76 74 65 61 58 56 65 73 76 74 65 61 59 57 68 76 80 78
DEWPT         54 53 53 54 55 56 56 55 54 54 56 56 57 56 58 57 57 57 60 60 61 61
MIN/MAX RH                   48          91          51          98          53
RH            90 96 67 51 48 53 73 81 86 93 73 55 52 53 78 87 93100 76 58 52 56
WIND DIR       S  S  E NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S SW SW  S SE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD       2  2  3  2  3  4  3  3  2  2  5  8  9  8  4  4  2  4  5  6  8  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)     7  9 17 30 32 30 34 39 40 48 56 44 41 36 21 26 27 29 24 26 25 24
POP 12HR                      5          10          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT      <10<10 47 51 53 50<10<10<10<10 32 47 55 46<10<10<10<10 31 49 54 48
T WIND DIR     N  E  N  N SE SE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SW SW  E  E  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD     0  1  1  2  0  1  4  8  6  4 13 11  9  9  6  4  2  6 13 18 18 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 07/19/14  SUN 07/20/14  MON 07/21/14  TUE 07/22/14
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     63    84      66    89      71    93      73    94
TEMP          67 63 81 82   70 66 85 87   75 71 90 91   78 73 90 91
DEWPT         60 59 61 63   63 63 68 69   68 68 72 72   71 70 72 72
RH            78 87 51 53   78 90 57 55   79 90 56 54   79 90 56 54
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5      10    10      20    10      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                        IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                             IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-162230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
405 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

DATE             WED 07/16/14            THU 07/17/14            FRI 07/18/14
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                      76          55          77          58          79
TEMP          57 54 64 72 76 73 64 59 57 55 65 74 77 75 66 62 60 58 68 76 79 77
DEWPT         54 53 53 55 56 57 55 53 53 54 57 57 57 57 59 57 57 57 61 61 62 61
MIN/MAX RH                   51          95          50          96          55
RH            90 96 67 55 50 57 73 80 86 96 75 55 50 54 78 84 90 96 78 60 56 58
WIND DIR       E SE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD       1  1  2  2  3  4  4  3  2  2  4  5  5  6  5  4  3  4  5  8  9 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    11  8 12 25 25 21 25 29 32 40 53 41 38 32 18 24 25 26 25 26 23 20
POP 12HR                      0          10          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT      <10<10 47 51 54 53<10<10<10<10 40 49 56 49<10<10<10<10 29 50 54 47
T WIND DIR    NE  E  N  N SE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  E  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD     3  3  2  2  1  2  8  9  8  5 10  8  6  6  9  6  4  6 13 18 19 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 07/19/14  SUN 07/20/14  MON 07/21/14  TUE 07/22/14
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     62    83      66    88      71    92      73    92
TEMP          66 62 80 81   70 66 84 86   75 71 89 90   77 73 89 90
DEWPT         60 59 62 64   63 63 68 69   68 68 73 73   71 70 73 74
RH            81 90 54 56   78 90 59 57   79 90 59 58   82 90 59 60
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5      10    10      20    10      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                        IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                             IS IS   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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