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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
432 AM CDT SUN APR 24 2016

KSZ058-242245-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
432 AM CDT SUN APR 24 2016

DATE             SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16            TUE 04/26/16
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                      80          61          78          61          79
TEMP             61 71 79 80 78 70 65 63 61 68 75 78 76 68 65 63 61 68 76 79 77
DEWPT            52 55 56 56 56 57 57 57 58 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 59 63 65 66 64
MIN/MAX RH                   44          90          54          93          62
RH               72 57 45 44 47 63 75 81 90 76 60 54 58 76 84 90 93 84 69 64 64
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S SE  E  E SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD         12 23 28 29 24 18 17 14 10 10 10 10  8  4  5  5  8 11 16 17 16
WIND GUST              40 42 36
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       34 40 40 63 85 78 68 66 69 63 46 41 35 34 44 61 65 76 68 75 75
POP 12HR                     30          50          20          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.12           0        0.08        0.28
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS                     IS SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC NM
LAL               1  1  1  1  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 17 36 45 42<10<10<10<10 17 34 37 35 20<10<10<10<10 29 29 23
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S SE  E  E SE  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       25 40 42 44 43 35 32 28 18 18 12 11 13 13 11 11 16 19 24 28 28
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX GD PR PR PR FR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR EX EX GD
WIND                    Y  Y


DATE          WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16
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       59      75      48      67      47      67      54      69
TEMP          64 59 72 72 55 48 63 65 52 47 63 66 57 54 66 67
DEWPT         62 58 52 47 44 43 46 48 46 44 50 52 55 53 58 58
RH            93 96 49 41 66 83 54 54 80 89 62 61 93 96 75 73
PWIND DIR           S      SW       W       N      NE       E      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV B2
POP 12HR           80      30      20      10      20      30      60      50
RAIN SHWRS    NM  O SC SC IS IS       IS IS SC SC NM NM SC SC
TSTMS         NM  O SC SC IS IS       IS IS SC SC NM NM SC SC

$$

KSZ024-242245-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
432 AM CDT SUN APR 24 2016

DATE             SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16            TUE 04/26/16
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                      80          60          79          57          77
TEMP             61 69 78 80 78 69 65 62 60 68 75 79 77 67 63 59 57 65 73 77 75
DEWPT            51 54 56 55 56 57 57 57 57 57 54 53 55 54 55 55 53 57 61 64 62
MIN/MAX RH                   42          90          41          88          63
RH               70 59 47 42 47 66 75 84 90 68 48 41 47 63 75 87 86 75 66 64 64
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W SW NW NE NE  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD         13 23 26 26 21 18 16 10  8 10  9  8  5  1  5  8  8 12 14 16 16
WIND GUST              36 40 34
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 FW SC FW SC FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       58 51 43 71 85 80 65 78 63 20 34 21 30 18 39 46 67 77 75 83 77
POP 12HR                     40          60          10          10          30
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.20           0        0.01        0.19
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS    IS NM NM SC IS                         IS IS SC SC NM
TSTMS            IS IS    IS NM NM SC IS                         IS IS SC SC NM
LAL               2  2  3  3  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 13 36 53 45<10<10<10<10 20 31 40 36<10<10<10<10 11 23 29 26
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W SW SW SW NW NE NE  E  E SE SE SE
T WIND SPD       27 39 40 42 43 34 31 19 16 11 10 10  9  2 10 16 16 20 24 26 28
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16
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       59      74      47      64      45      66      53      68
TEMP          64 59 71 71 54 47 61 62 50 45 62 65 56 53 65 66
DEWPT         62 58 54 47 46 42 44 44 43 41 45 48 53 51 56 54
RH            93 96 55 42 74 83 53 52 77 86 54 54 90 93 73 65
PWIND DIR          SE       S       W       N      NE       E       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2
POP 12HR           80      40      30      10      10      30      60      60
RAIN SHWRS    NM  O SC SC SC SC             SC SC NM NM NM NM
TSTMS         NM  O SC SC SC SC             SC SC NM NM NM NM

$$

KSZ012-242245-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
432 AM CDT SUN APR 24 2016

DATE             SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16            TUE 04/26/16
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                      81          59          78          56          75
TEMP             63 69 78 81 78 70 65 61 59 67 74 78 76 66 62 58 56 64 71 75 73
DEWPT            52 55 56 55 56 57 57 57 56 54 53 53 54 54 54 53 52 55 59 62 61
MIN/MAX RH                   42          92          41          87          63
RH               67 61 47 41 47 63 75 87 90 63 48 42 46 65 75 83 86 73 66 64 66
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD         13 23 25 26 23 18 16 12  9 10  9  8  5  3  5  6  8 12 14 16 16
WIND GUST              35 39
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 FW SC FW SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       60 53 45 69 86 81 68 82 64 17 31 22 37 15 42 43 65 65 73 83 80
POP 12HR                     50          60           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.23           0           0        0.13
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS    IS NM NM SC IS                         IS IS IS IS NM
TSTMS            IS IS    IS NM NM SC IS                         IS IS IS IS NM
LAL               2  2  3  3  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 14 38 57 48<10<10<10<10 19 32 40 35<10<10<10<10 28 25 35<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W SW SW  N  N NE NE  E  E SE SE
T WIND SPD       31 39 40 42 42 34 29 25 17 13 10 11 10  6 11 13 17 20 23 26 26
SMOKE DISP       FR GD EX EX EX FR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR GD GD EX FR


DATE          WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16
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       59      73      47      63      44      65      52      67
TEMP          63 59 70 70 54 47 60 61 49 44 61 64 55 52 64 65
DEWPT         61 59 56 49 47 42 44 44 42 41 45 47 52 51 55 54
RH            93100 61 47 77 83 55 53 77 89 56 54 90 96 73 68
PWIND DIR          SE       S       W       N      NE       E       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV
POP 12HR           80      50      30      10      10      20      60      60
RAIN SHWRS    NM  O SC SC SC SC             IS IS NM NM NM NM
TSTMS         NM  O SC SC SC SC             IS IS NM NM NM NM

$$

KSZ012-242245-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
432 AM CDT SUN APR 24 2016

DATE             SUN 04/24/16            MON 04/25/16            TUE 04/26/16
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                      80          60          78          54          75
TEMP             63 69 78 80 77 70 66 62 60 67 75 78 75 65 60 56 54 63 71 75 73
DEWPT            51 54 56 55 55 57 57 56 57 53 53 52 53 53 52 51 50 54 58 60 59
MIN/MAX RH                   42          90          40          88          59
RH               65 59 47 42 47 63 73 81 90 61 46 40 46 65 75 83 86 72 63 60 62
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  N  N NE NE  E  E SE SE
WIND SPD         14 23 25 25 24 20 17 14 10 11 10  9  6  4  6  6  9 12 14 16 17
WIND GUST              35 39 34
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 FW SC FW SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       63 58 48 69 83 80 68 69 63 18 34 22 37 14 41 43 63 63 71 77 80
POP 12HR                     50          70           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.26           0           0        0.07
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS    IS NM NM SC IS                               IS IS NM
TSTMS            IS IS    IS NM NM SC IS                               IS IS NM
LAL               2  2  3  3  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 15 35 51 49<10<10<10<10 19 36 42 36<10<10<10<10<10 32 28 12
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W SW  W  N  N NE NE  E  E  E SE
T WIND SPD       27 39 39 40 41 36 33 27 19 14 12 12 10  9 12 12 16 20 23 26 28
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX FR FR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          WED 04/27/16 THU 04/28/16 FRI 04/29/16 SAT 04/30/16
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       59      72      47      62      44      65      51      67
TEMP          63 59 70 69 53 47 59 60 49 44 61 63 55 51 64 65
DEWPT         59 58 56 50 47 42 44 44 42 41 45 46 50 49 54 52
RH            87 96 61 51 80 83 57 55 77 89 56 54 83 93 70 63
PWIND DIR          SE       S      NW       N      NE       E       E      SE
WIND CHAR         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV
POP 12HR           80      50      30      10      10      20      50      60
RAIN SHWRS    NM  O SC SC SC SC             IS IS SC SC NM NM
TSTMS         NM  O SC SC SC SC             IS IS SC SC NM NM

$$


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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