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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
410 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

KSZ058-012215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
410 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE             SUN 02/01/15            MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      34           9          34          23          52
TEMP             35 33 31 28 23 19 16 12 10 14 28 34 32 28 26 25 24 29 45 52 47
DEWPT            34 31 24 18 12 10  7  7  5  8 10 13 15 16 17 20 20 24 29 32 32
MIN/MAX RH                   63          87          41          94          47
RH               96 92 75 66 62 67 67 80 80 76 46 41 49 60 68 81 84 81 53 46 56
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         12 23 29 28 24 20 17 12 10  4  6 12 10 11 11 11  9 11 14 16 10
WIND GUST                 39
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV B2 B1 FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100100 99 92 85 55 25 22 19 16 35 67 57 34 19 12 12 12 22 14 23
POP 12HR                     50          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.05           0           0           0           0
RAIN              C
SNOW              C  C  S  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT          12 20 29 32 32 30 21 17 11 11 21 25 16<10<10<10<10<10 10 17<10
T WIND DIR        W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       23 39 41 39 37 34 27 20 12  4 10 17 20 18 18 17 14 17 19 23 14
SMOKE DISP       FR EX EX EX EX EX GD GD PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP       24    32      14    30      18    46      32    55
TEMP          31   24 30 29 19   15 26 28 21   18 39 43 35   32 49 49
DEWPT         29   22 22 16 13    9 10 14 14   16 27 30 32   31 38 38
RH            92   92 72 58 77   77 50 55 74   92 62 60 89   96 66 66
PWIND DIR           W    NE      NE     E       S     S       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC B1 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5    20      30    10       0     0       0     5
SNOW                   S  S  C    C

$$

KSZ024-012215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
410 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE             SUN 02/01/15            MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      31           5          27          21          46
TEMP             32 30 26 22 19 15 11  8  5  9 22 27 26 23 22 21 21 26 40 46 41
DEWPT            31 28 20 14 10  9  5  5  1  4  8 13 15 16 17 18 19 23 29 35 30
MIN/MAX RH                   70          92          52         100          59
RH               96 92 78 71 67 77 76 87 83 80 54 55 62 74 81 88 92 88 64 65 65
WIND DIR          N NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW  W  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD         13 23 28 27 23 18 13 10  6  3  6 11  9  8  9  5  5  6  9 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100100 98 96 65 33 25 17 18 40 64 51 28 20 12 18 30 35 21 26
POP 12HR                     70          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.09           0           0           0           0
SNOW              L  L  C  C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 16 24 28 28 18 12<10<10<10 17 17<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR        N NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW  W  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SW
T WIND SPD       26 36 43 42 36 32 25 17 10  5 11 17 14 14 14 10  9 10 16 20 14
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX GD FR FR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE               WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP       20    26       9    26      15    44      30    48
TEMP          26   20 24 23 13    9 21 24 18   15 36 41 33   30 44 44
DEWPT         23   18 18 13  8    5  8 11 11   15 26 29 29   29 35 34
RH            88   92 77 65 80   83 56 57 73  100 67 62 85   96 70 68
PWIND DIR          NW     N      NE    SE       S     S      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5    30      30    10       0     0       0     5
SNOW                   C  C  C    C

$$

KSZ012-012215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
410 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE             SUN 02/01/15            MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      30           2          25          20          42
TEMP             31 29 26 21 17 13  9  5  2  6 19 25 24 22 21 21 20 24 37 42 38
DEWPT            30 27 20 15 11  8  5  3 -2  1  7 12 15 16 17 17 17 22 28 34 30
MIN/MAX RH                   75          92          56          99          67
RH               96 92 78 77 77 80 83 91 83 79 59 57 68 77 84 84 88 92 70 73 73
WIND DIR          N NW NW  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S SW
WIND SPD         13 23 27 27 23 18 14  9  6  4  6 11  9  9 10  6  5  6 10 10  6
WIND GUST              37
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC SC FW FW SC B1 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100 68 36 27 17 17 38 62 54 27 20 13 20 42 42 49 39
POP 12HR                     80          10           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.12           0           0           0           0
SNOW              D  L  C  C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 15 24 29 24 15<10<10<10<10 15 17<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR        N NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S SW
T WIND SPD       26 36 43 40 36 29 24 18 12  6 10 18 17 14 17 11 10 10 13 18 13
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX GD FR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE               WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP       19    25       6    23      14    42      28    46
TEMP          25   20 23 21 10    6 19 21 16   14 35 39 31   28 42 42
DEWPT         22   17 17 12  7    4  8 11 11   14 26 29 28   27 34 33
RH            88   88 77 68 87   91 61 65 80  100 69 67 88   96 73 70
PWIND DIR          NW     N      NE    SE       S     S      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR            5    30      30    10       0     0       0     5
SNOW                   C  C  C    C

$$

KSZ012-012215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
410 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

DATE             SUN 02/01/15            MON 02/02/15            TUE 02/03/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      30           0          23          20          39
TEMP             31 28 26 22 17 13  7  4  1  5 17 23 22 21 20 20 20 23 34 39 35
DEWPT            30 27 21 16 12  9  5  3 -2  0  5 11 14 17 16 17 17 21 27 33 29
MIN/MAX RH                   76          96          57          98          73
RH               96 96 81 77 80 84 91 95 87 79 58 59 71 84 84 88 88 92 75 79 78
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 20 26 26 23 17 13  9  6  4  6 11  9  9 10  6  5  6  9 11  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW FW SC B1 B1 SC FW FW FW B1 SC B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100 71 42 30 17 18 39 62 55 28 20 13 23 52 45 52 44
POP 12HR                     80          10           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.15           0           0           0           0
FLURRIES                     SC
SNOW              D  L  L  C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  2  2  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 23 30 24 21<10<10<10<10 15 15 11<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       17 31 40 41 36 32 24 17 12  6 10 17 19 17 19 13 11 12 13 17 13
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX GD FR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE               WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15  SAT 02/07/15
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP       18    24       4    22      13    41      27    45
TEMP          24   19 23 20  9    4 17 20 15   13 34 38 30   27 40 40
DEWPT         20   17 17 12  6    3  8 10 10   13 26 29 26   27 33 32
RH            84   92 77 71 87   95 67 64 80  100 72 70 85  100 76 73
PWIND DIR          NW     N      NE    SE       S     S      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR            5    30      20    10       0     0       5    10
SNOW                   C  C  S    S

$$


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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