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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
643 AM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

KSZ058-152215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
643 AM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

DATE             MON 09/15/14            TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14
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          51          72          59          79
TEMP             64 70 77 71 69 61 56 53 51 60 69 72 70 64 62 61 59 67 75 79 75
DEWPT            61 63 64 61 59 56 55 52 50 52 53 55 56 57 57 57 57 59 62 63 64
MIN/MAX RH                   65         100          54          93          59
RH               90 78 64 71 70 84 96 96 96 75 57 55 61 78 84 87 93 75 64 58 69
WIND DIR          S SW NW  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E
WIND SPD         10 11 11 14 11  9  8  6  6  9  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       60 70 80 74 68 53 38 38 38 33 27 34 41 62 82 80 77 71 64 62 59
POP 12HR                     20          10           5          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0        0.06        0.04
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS IS                         SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS               IS IS                            SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC
LAL               2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 11 46 22 21 23<10<10<10 16 23 26<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 27<10
T WIND DIR        S SW NW  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE SE  E SE SE SE SE  E  E  E
T WIND SPD       16 17 14 24 21 20 14 12 11 13  9  9  9  8  5  6  8  9 10 10 11
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          THU 09/18/14  FRI 09/19/14  SAT 09/20/14  SUN 09/21/14
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    80      65    84      67    81      63    79
TEMP          65 62 77 77   68 65 81 80   70 67 79 77   67 63 77 76
DEWPT         61 60 66 65   65 63 67 65   64 62 68 67   66 62 63 60
RH            87 93 69 67   90 93 63 60   81 84 69 71   97 97 62 58
PWIND DIR        SE    SE      SE     S       S     S       W     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         30    20      10    10      30    40      40    30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS                 SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS                 SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-152215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
643 AM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

DATE             MON 09/15/14            TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14
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                      69          46          70          57          77
TEMP             62 66 67 68 65 54 50 48 46 56 66 70 67 62 59 58 57 65 74 77 73
DEWPT            59 61 58 55 53 51 49 47 46 48 50 52 53 54 54 54 55 57 60 61 61
MIN/MAX RH                   63         100          54          93          58
RH               90 84 73 63 65 90 96 96100 74 56 53 61 75 83 86 93 75 62 58 66
WIND DIR          S NW  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E
WIND SPD          5  9 12 12  9  5  4  4  4  8  6  6  5  4  5  4  4  5  6  6  6
WIND GUST              24
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       48 68 87 61 35 25 14 13 12 13 13 23 32 52 72 69 67 62 57 53 48
POP 12HR                     20           5           5          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0        0.05        0.02
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS                               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS                               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 21 29 13<10<10<10<10 18 26 26 19<10<10<10<10<10 33 40<10
T WIND DIR        S  W  N  N NE NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE  E  E  E
T WIND SPD       10 11 23 19 17 14 12 10 10 14 10 10 11  8 10  8  8 11  8  5 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          THU 09/18/14  FRI 09/19/14  SAT 09/20/14  SUN 09/21/14
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     58    77      64    84      67    81      62    79
TEMP          62 58 74 75   67 64 81 80   70 67 78 77   66 62 76 75
DEWPT         59 57 63 64   63 63 67 66   64 63 67 65   64 58 61 58
RH            90 96 69 69   87 97 63 62   81 87 69 67   93 87 60 55
PWIND DIR         E    SE      SE     S       S    SW       W     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1   SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 B2 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    20      10    10      40    40      20    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS                 SC SC SC SC   IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS                 SC SC SC SC   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-152215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
643 AM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

DATE             MON 09/15/14            TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14
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                      68          45          69          55          76
TEMP             61 64 66 68 64 53 49 47 45 55 65 69 66 60 58 57 55 64 72 76 72
DEWPT            59 61 58 54 53 50 48 46 45 48 50 52 53 53 53 52 53 56 59 60 60
MIN/MAX RH                   62         100          55          94          59
RH               93 90 75 61 67 89 96 96100 77 58 55 63 78 83 83 93 75 64 58 66
WIND DIR          S  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E
WIND SPD          4 10 12 12  8  4  4  3  3  6  5  6  5  4  5  4  4  5  6  6  6
WIND GUST              23
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 OV B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       75 82 88 59 29 19  9 10 11  9  7 20 31 47 62 60 57 55 52 51 49
POP 12HR                     20           0           5          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.04        0.02
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS                               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS                               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
HAINES            3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 24 34 32<10<10<10<10 19 28 28 22<10<10<10<10<10 33 39<10
T WIND DIR        S NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E
T WIND SPD        9 11 26 19 17 11  8  5  8 13 10 10 10  6  8  6  6  9  8  5 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          THU 09/18/14  FRI 09/19/14  SAT 09/20/14  SUN 09/21/14
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     56    76      63    83      67    80      60    78
TEMP          60 56 73 74   66 63 80 80   70 67 78 76   64 60 75 74
DEWPT         58 56 62 63   62 62 67 66   63 63 67 65   63 57 60 58
RH            93100 68 69   87 97 65 62   78 87 69 69   97 90 60 57
PWIND DIR         E    SE      SE     S       S    SW      NW     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B2 B1   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR         20    20      10    10      30    40      20    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS                 SC SC SC SC   IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS                 SC SC SC SC   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-152215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
643 AM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

DATE             MON 09/15/14            TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14
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                      67          44          69          54          75
TEMP             60 63 65 67 63 52 48 46 44 54 65 69 66 60 57 55 54 63 72 75 71
DEWPT            58 59 57 55 53 49 47 44 43 47 50 52 53 53 52 51 52 55 58 60 60
MIN/MAX RH                   66         100          55          94          58
RH               93 87 75 65 70 89 96 93 96 77 58 55 63 78 83 86 93 75 61 60 68
WIND DIR          S  N  N  N  N NE NE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E
WIND SPD          4 10 12 11  8  4  3  2  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  5  5  6  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B1 FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       77 82 86 54 22 15  7  9 11  9  6 17 28 41 55 53 50 50 50 47 43
POP 12HR                     20           0           5          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.04        0.02
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS                               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS                               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 11 22 35 31<10<10<10<10 18 29 30 24<10<10<10<10 11 34 37<10
T WIND DIR        S NW  N  N  N NE NE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E
T WIND SPD        9 13 25 20 16  8  5  4  5 11 10 10 11 11 11  9  9  9  6  6 11
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          THU 09/18/14  FRI 09/19/14  SAT 09/20/14  SUN 09/21/14
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     55    76      62    83      66    80      60    78
TEMP          59 55 72 73   65 62 80 80   70 66 77 76   64 60 75 73
DEWPT         57 54 61 62   61 61 68 66   64 62 66 65   63 57 60 58
RH            93 96 68 68   87 97 67 62   81 87 69 69   97 90 60 59
PWIND DIR         E    SE      SE     S       S    SW      NW     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B2 B1   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR         10    10      10    10      30    40      20    10
RAIN SHWRS                                SC SC SC SC   IS IS
TSTMS                                     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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