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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
423 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

KSZ058-312230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
423 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

DATE             SAT 01/31/15            SUN 02/01/15            MON 02/02/15
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                      42          32          34          11          33
TEMP             34 35 39 42 40 37 36 35 34 31 28 25 23 20 17 14 12 15 28 33 31
DEWPT            32 33 34 35 35 35 34 33 33 29 23 17 13 11  8  8  7  9 10 13 14
MIN/MAX RH                   79         100          61          90
RH               92 92 82 76 82 92 92 92 96 92 81 71 65 67 67 76 80 77 46 43 49
WIND DIR          S SE  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6  9 12 13 11 11  9  8 12 23 26 26 23 19 14 11  6  1  9 12 10
WIND GUST                                         36
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100100100 97 93 79 65 45 25 12 15 16 38 62 48
POP 12HR                    100         100          40           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.31        0.52        0.02           0           0
RAIN              D  D  D  D  D  D  D  D
SNOW                                D  D  C  C  S  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 18 16 12<10<10<10<10 15 28 40 45
T WIND DIR        S SE  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       12 13 17 19 16 13 13  9 12 28 35 37 37
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE               TUE 02/03/15  WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15
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    50      27    36      15    31      15    39
TEMP          26   24 44 46 33   28 34 32 20   15 27 28 19   16 33 36
DEWPT         17   20 29 32 31   26 21 18 12   10  9 10 11   10 19 21
RH            68   84 55 58 92   92 58 56 71   80 46 46 70   77 56 54
PWIND DIR           S     S       S     N      NE     E      SE     S
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       5    20      20     5       5     0
RAIN                                 S  S
SNOW                                 S  S  S    S

$$

KSZ024-312230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
423 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

DATE             SAT 01/31/15            SUN 02/01/15            MON 02/02/15
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                      39          29          32           7          30
TEMP             32 33 37 39 37 35 34 33 32 28 23 21 19 16 13 10  7 12 25 30 29
DEWPT            31 32 34 34 34 33 32 31 30 25 18 14 10  8  5  6  4  8  8 13 13
MIN/MAX RH                   79         100          54          88
RH               96 96 89 82 89 92 92 92 92 88 81 74 67 70 70 83 87 84 48 49 51
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE  S SW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NW  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5  8 11 10  9  8  5  4 11 21 26 25 23 17 12  9  5  2  9 13  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100100100 99 99 87 76 54 33 13 18 23 46 64 60
POP 12HR                    100         100          40           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.43        0.52        0.02           0           0
RAIN              D  D  D  D  D  D  D
SNOW                                D  L  C  C  C  C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 16 11<10<10<10<10 19 26 42 43
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S SE SE  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       12 14 18 19 14 11  8  5 17 32 36 37 35
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE               TUE 02/03/15  WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15
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       23    48      24    31      10    28      13    39
TEMP          25   23 42 43 30   24 29 27 15   10 23 25 17   14 32 35
DEWPT         17   19 29 30 26   22 16 14  6    5  7  9  8    8 18 20
RH            71   84 60 60 85   92 58 57 67   80 50 50 67   76 56 54
PWIND DIR           S    SW      NW     N      NE     E      SE     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW FW SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5     0      10    20      20     5       5     0
SNOW                                 S  S  S    S

$$

KSZ012-312230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
423 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

DATE             SAT 01/31/15            SUN 02/01/15            MON 02/02/15
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                      38          28          30           4          28
TEMP             32 33 36 38 36 34 33 32 31 26 21 19 17 14 11  7  5  9 22 28 27
DEWPT            31 32 33 34 34 32 31 30 29 24 18 14 11  8  5  4  2  6  8 14 14
MIN/MAX RH                   80         100          59          86
RH               96 96 89 85 92 92 92 92 92 92 88 80 77 76 76 87 87 87 54 55 57
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE  S  W  N NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NW SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD          8  9 11 10  9  8  5  4 11 21 25 25 23 17 12  8  5  2  9 14  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW B1 B2 B1
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100100100 99100 90 80 58 36 12 18 19 51 71 65
POP 12HR                    100         100          50           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.47        0.52        0.03           0           0
RAIN              D  D  D  D  D  D  D
SNOW                             D  D  L  C  C  C  C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 11 14<10<10<10<10<10 20 28 42 44
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S SE SE  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       13 16 18 16 12  8  6  5 18 29 36 37 35
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE               TUE 02/03/15  WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15
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       22    46      23    29       7    27      13    38
TEMP          23   22 40 42 28   23 28 25 13    8 22 24 16   13 31 34
DEWPT         17   19 29 30 24   21 15 13  4    4  6  9  8    8 18 21
RH            77   88 64 62 85   92 58 60 67   83 49 52 70   80 58 58
PWIND DIR           S    SW      NW     N      NE    SE      SE     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW SC SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5     0      10    20      10     5       5     0
SNOW                                 S  S

$$

KSZ012-312230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
423 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

DATE             SAT 01/31/15            SUN 02/01/15            MON 02/02/15
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                      38          28          30           3          27
TEMP             32 33 36 38 37 34 32 31 30 26 21 19 17 13 10  6  3  8 21 27 26
DEWPT            31 32 33 34 33 32 30 29 29 25 18 15 11  8  4  3  1  5  7 13 14
MIN/MAX RH                   72          99          63          90
RH               96 96 89 85 85 92 92 92 96 96 88 84 77 80 76 87 91 87 54 55 60
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE SE  N  N NW  N NW  N  N  N  N NW SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD          8  9 10 10  9  8  5  4 10 20 25 25 21 17 12  8  5  3  9 13  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100100100 99100 93 86 64 42 16 18 20 54 75 72
POP 12HR                    100         100          50           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.48        0.53        0.05           0           0
RAIN              D  D  D  D  D  D
SNOW                             D  D  L  C  C  C  C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 11 15 10<10<10<10<10 21 26 41 42
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S SE SE  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       13 18 18 17 14 10  5  5 16 31 36 35 34
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE               TUE 02/03/15  WED 02/04/15  THU 02/05/15  FRI 02/06/15
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       21    45      22    28       6    26      12    37
TEMP          22   21 39 41 27   22 27 24 11    6 21 24 16   12 31 33
DEWPT         17   19 30 31 23   20 15 12  3    3  6  9  7    7 18 22
RH            81   92 70 67 85   92 60 60 69   87 52 52 67   80 58 63
PWIND DIR           S    SW      NW     N      NE    SE      SE     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW SC SC SC   B1 B2 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5     0      10    20      10     5       5     0
SNOW                                 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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