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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
354 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

KSZ058-042215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
354 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

DATE             WED 03/04/15            THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15
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                      28          10          35          22          51
TEMP             21 18 20 27 27 20 16 13 11 19 30 35 31 22 22 22 22 27 44 51 45
DEWPT            12 12  9  8  8  9  9  9  8 12 14 15 16 16 17 16 17 20 26 29 29
MIN/MAX RH                   43          91          44          82          42
RH               68 77 62 44 44 62 73 84 87 74 51 43 53 77 81 77 81 74 49 42 53
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW
WIND SPD         16 17 16 14  9  4  5  3  3  5  5  6  6  9 12 13 12 16 18 16  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 91 89 84 65 42 20 15 10 10 10 11 11 14 18 15 13 12 11 18 24
POP 12HR                     70           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.07           0           0           0           0
SNOW              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            2  2  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          23 21 29 42 33<10<10<10<10 15 30 46<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 25<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD       32 26 21 21 14  9 11  6  8  9  3  5 13 18 25 27 24 25 26 25 17
SMOKE DISP       EX GD GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE               SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15
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       29    56      31    58      32    60      37    66
TEMP          33   30 51 49 36   31 54 51 36   32 55 54 41   37 61 58
DEWPT         26   27 33 33 31   29 36 36 31   30 39 39 38   35 44 43
RH            75   88 50 54 82   92 50 56 82   92 55 57 89   92 53 57
PWIND DIR          SW     W      SW     S      SW     S       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ024-042215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
354 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

DATE             WED 03/04/15            THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15
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                      29           8          34          22          52
TEMP             17 19 25 29 26 19 14 10  8 16 27 34 31 25 24 23 22 28 45 52 48
DEWPT             8  6  5  5  5  5  5  3  1  3  6 10 11 14 16 15 17 19 25 29 29
MIN/MAX RH                   34          76          35          79          41
RH               67 56 42 35 40 54 67 73 72 56 40 36 43 62 71 71 81 68 45 41 47
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD         13 13 12 11  8  6  8  4  2  4  5  8  8  8 11 10 10 13 14 13  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 82 75 70 52 36 19 14  8  7  7  9 11 14 16 16 16 15 14 17 20
POP 12HR                     20           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW              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  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          17 21 42 51<10<10 11 11<10 14 26 44 24<10<10<10<10<10 13 22<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD       24 20 17 16 14 12 17 10  8  6  5  8 14 16 20 20 19 21 23 23 17
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX EX PR PR FR PR PR PR PR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15
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       31    57      32    59      31    61      38    65
TEMP          33   31 52 51 36   32 55 52 36   32 55 55 42   38 60 59
DEWPT         26   25 31 31 30   29 34 34 32   29 38 37 37   34 41 42
RH            75   78 44 46 79   88 45 50 85   88 53 51 82   85 49 53
PWIND DIR          SW     W      SW    SW       W    SW       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-042215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
354 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

DATE             WED 03/04/15            THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15
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                      29           7          33          22          52
TEMP             16 18 25 29 26 18 12  9  7 15 26 33 31 24 22 22 22 28 45 52 48
DEWPT             7  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  0  2  6 10 11 14 15 16 17 19 26 30 30
MIN/MAX RH                   35          77          37          80          42
RH               67 56 42 35 40 56 73 76 72 55 42 38 43 65 74 77 81 68 47 43 49
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NE  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD         12 12 12 11  8  9  8  5  2  4  5  8  8  9 12 12 11 14 14 13  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 80 65 60 48 33 17 14 10  9  7  9 11 16 20 19 18 18 18 18 18
POP 12HR                     20           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW              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  4  4  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          18 23 44 54<10 14 12<10<10 14 26 44 27<10<10<10<10<10 14 23<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD       20 20 16 16 14 19 16 10  6  5  5  9 14 18 24 24 21 23 24 23 13
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX EX PR FR FR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15
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       30    57      31    59      32    61      37    65
TEMP          33   31 53 50 36   32 54 52 36   32 54 54 41   37 59 58
DEWPT         27   26 32 32 30   29 35 36 32   29 39 38 36   33 42 42
RH            78   81 44 50 79   88 48 54 85   88 57 54 82   85 53 55
PWIND DIR          SW     W       W    SW       W     S      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-042215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
354 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

DATE             WED 03/04/15            THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15
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                      29           6          32          22          52
TEMP             15 18 26 29 25 18 12  8  6 13 24 32 30 23 22 22 23 30 46 52 47
DEWPT             5  4  4  4  4  4  4  1 -2  0  4  8 10 12 14 15 17 19 25 30 29
MIN/MAX RH                   34          75          37          78          42
RH               64 53 38 34 40 53 70 72 69 55 41 36 42 62 71 74 77 63 43 43 49
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD         11 11 11 11  8 10  8  4  2  3  4  6  8 10 12 13 12 14 14 12  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 77 62 57 48 32 15 14 12 10  8  8  7 13 19 19 18 19 20 19 18
POP 12HR                     10           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW
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  4  4  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          19 22 46 57<10 15 13 12 11 14 26 43 27<10<10<10<10<10 14 22<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N NW  N  N NE  N  N NE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD       19 17 16 16 16 20 14  9  6  5  4  8 14 19 25 26 24 24 24 21 12
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX EX PR FR FR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR FR FR GD PR


DATE               SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15
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       30    57      31    59      31    60      36    65
TEMP          33   31 53 49 35   31 54 51 36   31 55 52 40   36 58 59
DEWPT         26   26 32 33 30   29 35 36 31   29 39 39 36   33 42 43
RH            75   81 44 54 82   92 48 56 82   92 55 61 85   89 55 55
PWIND DIR          SW     W       W    SW       W     S      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$


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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