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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
452 AM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

KSZ058-272245-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
452 AM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

DATE             FRI 03/27/15            SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      49          34          61          41          69
TEMP             35 38 44 47 46 36 35 35 34 42 54 60 58 50 46 43 41 50 62 69 65
DEWPT            31 30 25 23 23 26 27 30 31 35 37 38 39 38 38 39 40 44 44 43 41
MIN/MAX RH                   36          92          43         100          37
RH               85 73 47 38 40 67 72 82 89 76 52 44 49 63 73 86 96 80 52 39 41
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  W SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  W NW  N  N
WIND SPD         11 11 10  6  1  5  8  9  8  9  9 11 10 12 13 14 13 10 12 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       75 63 61 64 86 80 79 75 52 40 28 23 17 20 24 40 56 54 53 40 26
POP 12HR                     10          20           5           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                      IS IS IS                         IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT          15 32 44 49 39<10<10<10<10 13 29 39 33 16 10<10<10 11 31 44 41
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  W SE SE SE SE SE  E  E SE SE SE  S  S SW NW  N  N
T WIND SPD       21 17 13 10  4 10 12 14 12 13 12 11 14 23 23 25 11 14 19 18 17
SMOKE DISP       FR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD GD FR FR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP     38    71      47    77      52    77      46    71
TEMP          46 39 63 68   53 47 69 74   58 52 72 73   54 46 67 66
DEWPT         38 35 37 38   40 42 49 49   49 50 53 47   41 40 41 41
RH            73 85 38 33   61 83 49 41   72 93 51 40   61 79 39 40
PWIND DIR         N    SW      SW     S       S    SW      NE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     0       5    10      10    40      20    10
RAIN SHWRS                                      SC SC   IS IS
TSTMS                                           SC SC   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-272245-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
452 AM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

DATE             FRI 03/27/15            SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      45          32          55          40          66
TEMP             31 34 40 44 43 36 36 34 33 39 50 55 53 47 44 42 41 48 60 65 62
DEWPT            29 26 23 22 22 24 25 28 27 31 33 36 35 37 37 38 40 43 41 41 38
MIN/MAX RH                   41          87          48         100          38
RH               92 72 50 41 43 61 64 78 78 73 52 49 50 68 76 86 96 83 49 41 41
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  S SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  W NW NW  N
WIND SPD          8  9  9  4  1  5  6  9  6 10 10  9  9  9 11 10  8 10 12 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       50 52 62 70 89 89 86 83 54 43 32 29 26 28 30 48 67 57 48 37 25
POP 12HR                     10          20           5          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS IS IS                         SC SC SC SC
SNOWSHWRS                          IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 31 42 44 16<10<10<10<10 17 30 40 33 19<10<10<10<10 40 49 37
T WIND DIR        N  N  N NW SW SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  W NW NW  N
T WIND SPD       13 14 13  6  3 10 13 16 12 18 16 12 16 23 25 23 19 16 24 20 17
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD GD FR FR PR PR EX EX GD


DATE          MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP     39    71      46    76      51    74      44    69
TEMP          45 39 63 68   52 47 68 73   58 51 70 71   52 44 64 64
DEWPT         35 32 36 37   37 40 45 45   46 47 47 43   37 35 35 37
RH            68 76 36 32   56 76 43 37   64 86 44 36   56 70 34 37
PWIND DIR         W    SW      SW     S       S     W      NW     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      10    30      20    10
RAIN SHWRS                                      SC SC   IS IS
TSTMS                                           SC SC   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-272245-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
452 AM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

DATE             FRI 03/27/15            SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      44          31          54          38          65
TEMP             30 33 39 43 42 35 33 32 31 38 48 53 51 45 42 40 39 46 58 64 61
DEWPT            28 25 22 21 22 24 25 27 27 31 33 35 36 36 35 36 38 42 41 41 38
MIN/MAX RH                   41          91          50         100          40
RH               92 72 50 41 44 64 72 81 85 76 56 50 56 70 76 85 96 86 53 43 42
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  S SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  W NW NW  N
WIND SPD          8  9  8  4  2  5  6  9  8 10 11 10  9  9 12 12  9 10 13 12  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC B1 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       51 46 60 73 89 89 86 85 67 51 35 32 30 32 34 51 68 58 48 37 27
POP 12HR                     10          20           5          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04           0        0.01        0.02
RAIN                                                        S  S
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS IS IS                         SC SC SC SC
SNOWSHWRS                          IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 32 40 41 35<10<10<10<10 17 31 40 34 20 10<10<10<10 41 49 38
T WIND DIR        N  N  N NW SW SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  W NW NW  N
T WIND SPD       13 16 12  5  4 10 12 14 13 19 16 13 16 21 23 24 16 17 25 23 18
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD GD FR FR PR PR EX EX GD


DATE          MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP     37    71      45    75      49    73      42    69
TEMP          44 37 62 67   51 45 67 72   56 49 69 70   50 42 64 62
DEWPT         34 31 36 38   37 39 45 46   44 45 46 42   36 33 35 38
RH            68 79 38 34   59 79 45 39   64 86 44 36   58 70 34 41
PWIND DIR         W    SW      SW     S       S     W      NW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      10    30      20    10
RAIN SHWRS                                      SC SC
TSTMS                                           SC SC

$$

KSZ012-272245-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
452 AM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

DATE             FRI 03/27/15            SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      44          30          53          38          65
TEMP             29 33 39 43 41 35 32 31 30 37 47 52 50 44 41 39 38 46 58 64 61
DEWPT            26 23 20 20 20 22 25 27 27 31 32 34 35 35 34 36 37 42 41 40 37
MIN/MAX RH                   39          94          50         100          39
RH               88 66 46 39 42 59 75 85 88 79 56 50 56 70 76 89 96 86 53 41 41
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  W NW NW  N
WIND SPD          6  9  8  3  2  5  8  9  8 11 12 11 11 10 13 13 10 11 17 14 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       45 45 58 75 88 90 89 87 76 56 36 34 31 33 36 53 69 59 48 39 30
POP 12HR                     10          30           5          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04           0        0.01        0.04
RAIN                                                        S  S
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC SC IS                         SC SC SC SC
SNOWSHWRS                          SC IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  5  5  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 29 39 40 32<10<10<10<10 18 31 43 32 23<10<10<10<10 43 50 39
T WIND DIR        N  N  N NW SW SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       12 13  9  4  4 11 14 18 18 21 18 14 18 24 26 25 17 18 28 25 19
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD FR FR PR PR FR FR GD GD GD GD GD FR FR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP     36    71      44    75      48    73      41    68
TEMP          43 36 62 67   51 45 67 72   55 48 68 70   49 41 63 61
DEWPT         34 31 37 39   37 39 45 46   44 45 46 42   35 32 35 37
RH            70 82 39 36   59 79 45 39   66 89 45 36   58 70 35 41
PWIND DIR         W    SW      SW    SW       S     W      NW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     0       5     5      20    30      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                      SC SC
TSTMS                                           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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