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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
427 AM CDT SAT SEP 27 2014

KSZ058-272215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
427 AM CDT SAT SEP 27 2014

DATE             SAT 09/27/14            SUN 09/28/14            MON 09/29/14
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                      81          58          82          60          83
TEMP             58 71 78 81 77 67 62 60 59 71 80 82 77 68 64 62 61 72 81 83 79
DEWPT            56 59 58 57 58 59 58 57 55 57 57 58 57 58 58 58 58 59 59 59 59
MIN/MAX RH                   44          93          43          93          44
RH               93 66 50 44 52 75 87 90 87 61 45 44 50 70 81 87 90 64 47 44 50
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          5  8 11 11  8  5  4  4  3  6  8  6  5  4  4  3  4  5  8  8  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        9 12 15 19 13 14 16 15 14 19 24 23 21 22 23 22 21 18 15 16 16
POP 12HR                      5          10          10           5           5
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
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 53 55<10<10<10<10<10<10 50 53<10<10<10<10<10<10 47 51<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE  E  E SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        9 11 12 14 11  9  8  6  6  8  6  6  8  6  5  3  5  6  5  9 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE          TUE 09/30/14  WED 10/01/14  THU 10/02/14  FRI 10/03/14
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     61    82      63    80      62    75      55    71
TEMP          65 62 79 77   66 63 77 75   65 62 72 70   59 55 69 65
DEWPT         59 59 61 60   61 61 64 62   62 60 61 58   55 52 49 47
RH            81 90 54 56   84 93 64 64   90 93 68 66   87 90 49 52
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     S       S    SW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5    30      50    50      60    40      20    10
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC   SC SC SC SC   NM NM SC SC   IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC   SC SC SC SC   NM NM SC SC

$$

KSZ024-272215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
427 AM CDT SAT SEP 27 2014

DATE             SAT 09/27/14            SUN 09/28/14            MON 09/29/14
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                      81          58          82          59          83
TEMP             60 70 78 81 78 67 63 60 59 70 79 82 78 68 64 61 60 71 80 83 79
DEWPT            57 57 56 56 56 58 58 57 55 56 56 57 57 57 57 57 57 58 59 59 59
MIN/MAX RH                   42          90          43          91          44
RH               90 63 47 42 47 73 84 90 87 61 45 43 48 68 78 87 90 63 49 44 50
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          3  6 10 10  6  5  4  4  3  6  8  6  5  4  4  3  3  5  9  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       26 20 13 22 17 17 18 16 15 27 40 29 18 17 15 16 16 15 14 16 18
POP 12HR                     10          10          20           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                    IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  6  6  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 54 57 27<10<10<10<10<10 49 51 21<10<10<10<10<10 44 47 12
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        6 10 13 16 14 10  9  8  8  9  8  8 10  8  8  5  6  9  9 11 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR


DATE          TUE 09/30/14  WED 10/01/14  THU 10/02/14  FRI 10/03/14
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     61    81      62    77      62    73      53    69
TEMP          65 62 77 76   65 63 75 74   64 62 71 69   57 54 67 63
DEWPT         58 57 60 60   61 60 63 63   62 59 58 56   53 50 47 45
RH            78 84 56 58   87 90 66 69   93 90 63 63   86 86 49 52
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S    SE      SE    SW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5    40      60    50      60    40      30    20
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC   NM NM SC SC   NM NM SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC   NM NM SC SC   NM NM SC SC

$$

KSZ012-272215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
427 AM CDT SAT SEP 27 2014

DATE             SAT 09/27/14            SUN 09/28/14            MON 09/29/14
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          58          82          59          83
TEMP             60 71 80 83 80 68 63 60 59 70 79 82 79 68 64 61 60 71 80 83 79
DEWPT            58 59 56 56 58 58 58 57 55 56 57 57 57 57 56 56 57 58 59 59 59
MIN/MAX RH                   39          91          42          92          45
RH               93 66 44 40 47 70 84 90 87 61 47 43 47 68 75 84 90 63 49 44 50
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          4  6 11 10  6  4  4  3  3  6  8  6  4  4  4  3  3  5  9  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       32 22 12 20 19 17 15 14 14 27 41 31 20 17 14 14 13 14 14 17 20
POP 12HR                     10          10          20           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                    IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 53 58 56<10<10<10<10<10 49 55 39<10<10<10<10<10 44 47 23
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        8 10 16 16 16  9  8  5  8  9  8  8 10  6  6  4  5  8  9 10 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          TUE 09/30/14  WED 10/01/14  THU 10/02/14  FRI 10/03/14
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     61    80      62    78      61    73      53    69
TEMP          65 61 77 76   66 62 75 74   64 61 71 69   57 54 67 63
DEWPT         58 57 60 60   61 60 63 62   62 59 58 56   52 50 48 46
RH            78 87 56 58   84 93 66 66   93 93 63 63   83 86 50 54
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     S      SE    SW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10    40      60    50      60    40      30    20
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC   NM NM SC SC   NM NM SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC   NM NM SC SC   NM NM SC SC

$$

KSZ012-272215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
427 AM CDT SAT SEP 27 2014

DATE             SAT 09/27/14            SUN 09/28/14            MON 09/29/14
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                      82          57          81          57          82
TEMP             60 70 79 82 79 67 62 59 58 69 78 81 77 67 62 59 58 70 79 82 78
DEWPT            58 61 59 59 60 59 58 56 55 56 58 59 59 58 56 56 56 58 59 60 60
MIN/MAX RH                   46          94          46          96          47
RH               93 73 50 46 52 75 87 90 90 63 50 47 54 73 81 90 93 66 50 47 54
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          4  6 10 10  6  4  4  3  4  6  8  6  5  4  4  3  3  5  8  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       36 25 13 18 20 17 13 14 16 28 40 30 20 17 13 17 19 17 14 17 20
POP 12HR                     10          10          20           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 53 58 48<10<10<10<10<10 54 56<10<10<10<10<10<10 47 47<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD       10 10 17 16 17 11 10  8  9  9  8  9 10 11 10  8  8  8  9 10 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          TUE 09/30/14  WED 10/01/14  THU 10/02/14  FRI 10/03/14
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     60    79      62    77      60    72      52    68
TEMP          64 60 76 75   65 62 75 73   64 60 71 68   56 52 66 63
DEWPT         57 56 61 61   61 60 64 63   62 58 59 56   52 49 48 47
RH            78 87 60 62   87 93 69 71   93 93 66 65   86 89 52 56
PWIND DIR        SE    SE       S     S      SE    SW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10    30      50    50      60    40      30    20
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC   SC SC SC SC   NM NM SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC   SC SC SC SC   NM NM 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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