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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
321 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

KSZ058-202215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
321 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

DATE             SAT 08/20/16            SUN 08/21/16            MON 08/22/16
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                      77          54          81          58          85
TEMP          67 65 71 75 77 74 63 59 56 54 66 77 81 78 67 63 60 58 70 81 85 82
DEWPT         66 63 61 60 58 58 57 55 54 52 58 57 57 59 58 57 55 55 60 63 64 65
MIN/MAX RH                   53          96          44          91          50
RH            97 93 71 60 52 57 81 87 93 93 75 50 44 52 73 81 84 90 71 54 50 56
WIND DIR       W NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      10 12 14 14 11  8  5  4  3  3  4  3  4  5  5  5  5  5 10 12 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    88 85 47  9  8  7  6  4  4  3  2  2 13  3  9  3  9  7  7 14  9 17
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           0
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         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 23 35 43 36<10<10<10<10<10 64 60<10<10<10<10<10<10 37 50<10
T WIND DIR     W NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    19 24 26 24 18 16  9  6  5  5  5  4  4  6 10 10 10 11 16 16 18 17
SMOKE DISP    PR FR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE          TUE 08/23/16 WED 08/24/16 THU 08/25/16 FRI 08/26/16
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       66      83      69      85      64      79      59      79
TEMP          70 66 81 81 72 69 83 82 69 64 77 76 63 59 76 76
DEWPT         64 66 70 71 70 69 71 71 68 64 65 63 60 57 60 62
RH            81100 69 72 93100 67 69 97100 67 64 90 93 58 62
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       W       N      NE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      40      40      50      60      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM IS IS
TSTMS            IS SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM IS IS

$$

KSZ024-202215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
321 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

DATE             SAT 08/20/16            SUN 08/21/16            MON 08/22/16
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                      76          54          83          59          85
TEMP          66 63 69 74 76 73 63 59 56 54 67 79 83 80 68 64 61 59 71 81 85 82
DEWPT         64 60 59 57 56 56 55 54 52 50 55 54 53 55 58 56 54 55 58 59 60 61
MIN/MAX RH                   50          91          36          86          43
RH            93 90 70 55 50 55 75 83 86 86 65 42 36 42 70 75 78 87 63 47 43 49
WIND DIR      NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW NW NW  W SW SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      10 13 14 14 11  6  5  4  4  4  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5 10 12 13 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)    80 81 49 18 12  7  6  5  5  4  3  3  3  3  7  8 17 15 14 10  3 20
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 19 42 56 51<10<10<10<10<10 66 69 32<10<10<10<10<10 45 44 35
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W NW NW  W  W SW SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    19 25 25 23 18 16 10  9  8  8  4  9  6  5  9 11 11 11 20 19 19 20
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 08/23/16 WED 08/24/16 THU 08/25/16 FRI 08/26/16
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       67      84      68      84      63      79      58      79
TEMP          71 67 82 82 72 68 82 81 68 63 77 76 63 58 76 76
DEWPT         62 65 69 69 68 68 70 69 65 60 62 59 56 54 57 59
RH            73 93 65 65 87100 67 67 90 90 60 56 78 86 52 56
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       N       N      NE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      40      60      60      60      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM IS IS
TSTMS               SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM IS IS

$$

KSZ012-202215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
321 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

DATE             SAT 08/20/16            SUN 08/21/16            MON 08/22/16
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                      76          53          81          58          85
TEMP          66 63 69 74 76 73 62 58 55 53 66 77 81 78 67 63 60 58 70 81 85 82
DEWPT         64 60 59 57 56 57 56 54 52 50 56 55 54 57 56 56 54 54 58 59 61 62
MIN/MAX RH                   51          94          39          86          44
RH            93 90 70 55 50 57 81 86 90 89 70 47 39 48 68 78 81 86 66 47 45 51
WIND DIR      NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W NW NW  W  W SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      10 13 16 14 11  6  5  4  3  3  2  4  4  4  4  5  5  5 11 12 13 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B2 B1 FW FW CL FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)    75 78 51 25 15  4  6  8  7  6  2  3  2  3  5  8 19 15 16 11  4 19
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 21 45 58 40<10<10<10<10 48 66 70<10<10<10<10<10 11 45 45 39
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW  W  W SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    19 26 25 24 19 16 10  8  6  5 10  9  6  4  8 10 10 11 21 21 20 20
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 08/23/16 WED 08/24/16 THU 08/25/16 FRI 08/26/16
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       67      84      68      84      63      79      57      79
TEMP          71 67 82 82 72 68 82 81 68 63 77 76 62 57 76 76
DEWPT         61 64 69 69 69 68 71 70 65 61 62 60 57 54 58 60
RH            71 90 65 65 90100 69 69 90 93 60 58 84 90 54 58
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       N       N       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      30      60      60      50      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS               SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC

$$

KSZ012-202215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
321 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

DATE             SAT 08/20/16            SUN 08/21/16            MON 08/22/16
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                      75          53          81          58          85
TEMP          66 64 69 73 75 72 61 58 55 53 65 77 81 78 67 63 60 58 70 81 85 82
DEWPT         65 61 59 58 56 58 57 54 52 50 56 55 55 57 55 55 54 54 59 60 61 61
MIN/MAX RH                   52          95          41          87          44
RH            97 90 70 59 52 61 87 86 90 89 73 47 41 48 65 75 81 86 68 49 45 49
WIND DIR      NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W NW  W  W SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      10 13 16 14 11  8  5  4  4  4  3  5  5  3  4  4  5  5 11 12 13 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B2 B1 SC FW CL FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)    72 78 53 28 16  3  8 13 11  8  2  2  3  4  6  8 21 14 19 10  4 15
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 21 46 62 28<10<10<10<10 11 65 70<10<10<10<10<10 11 46 46 29
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW NW NW  W SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    16 24 24 23 19 14 10 10 10  9  5 10  8  4 10 13 16 16 23 21 20 19
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          TUE 08/23/16 WED 08/24/16 THU 08/25/16 FRI 08/26/16
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       66      83      67      83      62      78      56      78
TEMP          70 66 81 81 71 67 81 80 67 62 76 75 61 56 75 75
DEWPT         60 64 70 70 69 67 71 70 65 60 62 60 56 54 58 60
RH            71 93 69 69 93100 72 72 93 93 62 60 84 93 55 60
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SW       N       N       W      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      30      60      60      50      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS               SC SC NM NM 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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