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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
506 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

KSZ058-012230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
506 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE             MON 09/01/14            TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14
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                      89          67          88          71          93
TEMP             67 75 81 89 84 75 71 69 67 76 84 88 84 77 74 72 71 80 90 93 90
DEWPT            65 68 68 68 69 69 67 66 65 68 68 66 68 69 69 69 68 71 71 69 69
MIN/MAX RH                   52          94          49          92          45
RH               93 79 65 50 61 82 87 90 93 76 59 48 59 76 84 90 90 74 54 46 50
WIND DIR         SE  S SW  N  N NE  E  N NE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 10  4  6  5  5  5  4  4  5  6  9  8  8  9  9  9 16 18 20 17
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       91 78 74 71 73 75 62 65 60 45 29 40 49 61 73 67 61 42 23 20 16
POP 12HR                     60          60          20          50          10
QPF 12HR                   0.15        0.25        0.01        0.49           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC       SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC       SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 18 63 67<10<10<10<10<10 11 42 64 51<10<10<10<10<10 54 64 43
T WIND DIR       SE  S SW  S  N NE  E  N NE  E SE  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       19 23 12  3 11 10 10 10  9 11  6  8 11 14 18 17 18 27 29 33 34
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14  SAT 09/06/14  SUN 09/07/14
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     74    93      70    86      64    78      60    78
TEMP          78 74 90 89   75 70 83 81   68 64 76 75   64 60 75 75
DEWPT         69 67 68 67   65 65 67 66   64 62 62 61   57 55 57 59
RH            74 79 49 48   71 84 59 60   87 93 62 62   78 84 54 58
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     W      NE    NE      NE     E
WIND CHAR       15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          5    10      20    40      50    40      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS SC SC   SC SC SC SC   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                       IS IS SC SC   SC SC SC SC   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-012230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
506 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE             MON 09/01/14            TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14
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                      84          64          84          69          92
TEMP             65 73 78 84 80 71 68 66 64 72 81 84 81 75 72 71 69 79 88 92 89
DEWPT            65 67 67 67 67 65 64 62 61 65 63 62 64 66 67 68 67 71 72 69 70
MIN/MAX RH                   57          91          47          96          47
RH              100 81 69 57 65 81 87 87 90 79 54 48 56 74 84 90 93 77 59 47 54
WIND DIR          S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6  6  5  6  6  5  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  9 12 16 19 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       88 72 54 57 57 53 49 45 32 23 14 22 30 47 64 66 68 50 31 24 17
POP 12HR                     20          20           5          50          20
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.04           0        0.36        0.02
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS IS IS                   SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                  IS IS IS IS                   SC SC SC SC IS IS
LAL               2  2  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  2  2  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 14 43 31 17<10<10<10<10 10 27 44<10<10<10<10<10<10 32 66<10
T WIND DIR        S SW NW  N NE  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       13 12  6  9 12 10  8  6  6 10  5  6 11 12 13 13 17 24 31 34 28
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR


DATE          THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14  SAT 09/06/14  SUN 09/07/14
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     76    92      69    81      61    76      58    77
TEMP          79 76 90 88   74 69 79 77   65 61 73 72   61 58 74 74
DEWPT         69 68 69 69   65 64 66 63   61 59 60 59   56 54 56 57
RH            72 76 50 54   74 84 64 62   87 93 64 64   84 86 53 55
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     N      NE    NE      NE     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         10    10      30    40      40    30      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                  SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                       SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-012230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
506 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE             MON 09/01/14            TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14
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                      83          63          84          68          91
TEMP             64 72 78 83 79 70 67 64 63 72 81 84 81 74 71 69 68 77 87 91 88
DEWPT            64 67 66 66 67 64 62 61 60 66 64 63 66 65 66 67 67 72 73 71 72
MIN/MAX RH                   58          93          49         100          53
RH              100 84 67 57 67 81 84 90 90 81 56 49 60 74 84 93 97 85 63 52 59
WIND DIR         SW  W NW  N  N  N  N NW NW  N  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6  8  6  8  5  4  3  2  3  4  5  5  5  5  6  6  9 12 14 18 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       86 66 53 52 52 50 47 40 25 18 11 16 20 40 61 61 61 47 32 24 16
POP 12HR                     20          20           5          50          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0        0.26        0.02
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS IS IS                   SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                  IS IS IS IS                   SC SC SC SC IS IS
LAL               1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  2  2  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 13 35 30 21<10<10<10<10<10 25 42<10<10<10<10<10<10 29 58<10
T WIND DIR       SW  W NW  N  N  N  N NW NW  N  E  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       12  8  9  9  9  9  6  5  5  9  3  5 10 10 13 12 17 24 28 35 27
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR


DATE          THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14  SAT 09/06/14  SUN 09/07/14
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     75    91      68    80      61    75      57    76
TEMP          78 75 89 87   73 68 78 76   64 61 73 71   60 57 73 73
DEWPT         70 68 70 70   65 64 65 63   61 58 59 59   55 53 56 58
RH            76 79 54 57   76 87 64 64   90 90 62 66   84 86 55 59
PWIND DIR         S     S      SW     N      NE    NE      NE     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         10    10      30    40      40    30      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                  SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                       SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-012230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
506 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE             MON 09/01/14            TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14
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                      80          60          83          66          88
TEMP             65 72 77 80 76 67 64 61 60 69 79 83 79 72 70 68 66 75 84 88 85
DEWPT            64 66 66 66 67 64 62 60 59 65 65 65 67 66 65 66 66 71 74 73 73
MIN/MAX RH                   62         100          55         100          63
RH               97 81 69 62 74 90 93 97 96 87 62 55 67 81 84 93100 87 72 61 67
WIND DIR         SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  W  W NW SW  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5  6  8  8  4  3  3  3  3  4  5  5  4  5  6  6  9 12 14 18 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       85 62 51 48 49 49 45 36 21 16 10 11 12 32 51 54 57 44 30 24 19
POP 12HR                     10          10           5          40          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.15        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                IS                         SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                     IS                         SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  5  5  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 21 27 20<10<10<10<10 15 28 45<10<10<10<10<10<10 32 44<10
T WIND DIR       SW  W NW  N  N  N  N NW NW  N NW  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       11 10 10  9  8  4  5  5  6  6  3  4  8 11 11 12 14 23 28 34 26
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR


DATE          THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14  SAT 09/06/14  SUN 09/07/14
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     74    91      68    79      60    75      56    75
TEMP          77 74 88 86   72 68 77 75   64 60 72 71   60 56 72 72
DEWPT         70 68 71 71   65 64 65 63   60 57 59 59   54 53 55 57
RH            79 82 57 61   79 87 67 66   87 90 64 66   81 90 55 59
PWIND DIR         S     S      SW     N      NE    NE      NE     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         10    10      40    30      30    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                  SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                       SC SC 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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