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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
412 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

KSZ058-212215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
412 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

DATE             THU 05/21/15            FRI 05/22/15            SAT 05/23/15
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                      65          47          63          53          69
TEMP             44 54 60 64 63 55 51 48 47 54 60 63 62 57 55 54 53 60 66 69 69
DEWPT            41 42 43 44 43 45 43 44 42 48 46 50 49 51 50 51 51 55 58 62 62
MIN/MAX RH                   48          89          59          91          74
RH               89 64 53 48 48 69 74 86 83 80 60 62 62 80 83 90 93 84 75 78 78
WIND DIR          N  N NE NE NE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE
WIND SPD          6 10  8  4  4  3  3  4  3  6  9 11  9  8  8  8  8 11 12 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW SC FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       30 24 33 25 31 39 46 59 72 83 93 93 94 91 88 97 98 98 95 91 95
POP 12HR                      0          10          50          40          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.08        0.02        0.13
RAIN SHWRS                               SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM
TSTMS                                                IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS NM
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          21 29 40 42 33<10<10<10<10 19 40 40 33 14<10<10<10 13 15 20 14
T WIND DIR        N  N NE NE NE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE
T WIND SPD       13 12  9  4  4  5  8  9  9 10 17 19 21 18 14 12 13 21 19 19 14
SMOKE DISP       FR GD GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX FR PR PR PR FR FR GD FR


DATE          SUN 05/24/15  MON 05/25/15  TUE 05/26/15  WED 05/27/15
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     62    72      62    76      62    76      61    80
TEMP          64 62 70 70   64 62 73 74   65 62 73 74   64 61 76 78
DEWPT         61 62 65 65   62 61 65 66   62 62 65 64   62 61 67 66
RH            90100 84 84   93 97 76 76   90100 76 71   93100 74 67
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         70    70      50    40      40    30      30    30
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-212215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
412 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

DATE             THU 05/21/15            FRI 05/22/15            SAT 05/23/15
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                      66          47          64          53          69
TEMP             42 54 61 65 63 55 51 48 47 54 60 63 62 57 55 54 53 60 65 68 68
DEWPT            40 42 42 42 43 44 42 42 41 48 44 47 47 49 49 49 51 54 56 60 60
MIN/MAX RH                   44          87          53          92          72
RH               93 64 49 43 48 66 71 80 79 80 55 56 58 75 80 83 93 81 73 76 76
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N NW SW SW  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          4  8  5  3  1  2  3  3  3  5  8 10  9  6  6  6  8 10 11 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       17 17 29 19 25 27 28 46 64 80 87 90 94 90 87100 99 98 96 93 94
POP 12HR                      0           5          30          40          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.03        0.02        0.14
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS                                                            IS IS IS IS NM
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2
HAINES            3  3  2  2  3  3  5  5  4  4  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 30 46 50 38<10<10<10<10<10 43 48 40<10<10<10<10 13 19 18 11
T WIND DIR        N  N  N NW  W SW SW  S  S SW SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        9 11  5  3  2  5  8  8  8 10 18 21 21 13 12 13 13 19 24 21 17
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR


DATE          SUN 05/24/15  MON 05/25/15  TUE 05/26/15  WED 05/27/15
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     61    72      61    77      61    77      61    81
TEMP          63 61 70 70   63 61 73 75   64 61 74 75   65 61 77 78
DEWPT         60 61 65 64   61 61 64 63   61 61 64 63   62 61 64 64
RH            90100 84 81   93100 73 66   90100 71 66   90100 64 62
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         70    70      40    30      40    30      40    30
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-212215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
412 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

DATE             THU 05/21/15            FRI 05/22/15            SAT 05/23/15
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                      67          46          65          53          68
TEMP             42 55 63 66 64 55 51 48 46 54 61 64 63 58 55 53 53 59 65 68 67
DEWPT            39 42 41 42 42 43 42 42 40 48 44 48 46 49 50 50 50 54 55 60 59
MIN/MAX RH                   41          87          53          89          71
RH               89 61 44 42 45 64 71 80 79 80 53 56 54 72 83 89 89 83 70 76 75
WIND DIR         NW  N  N NW  W SW SW SW SW SW  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          4  8  5  4  2  2  3  3  3  5  6  8  8  6  6  6  8 11 11 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       16 14 27 18 24 25 25 42 58 78 85 89 94 91 88100 99 99 96 93 92
POP 12HR                      0           5          20          40          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01        0.11
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS                                                            IS IS IS IS NM
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 32 50 55 45<10<10<10<10 13 43 51 47<10<10<10<10 14 22 21 14
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N NW  W SW SW SW SW SW SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        8 11  6  4  4  5  8  8  6 11 17 20 20 13 12 12 13 19 21 20 17
SMOKE DISP       PR GD FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR


DATE          SUN 05/24/15  MON 05/25/15  TUE 05/26/15  WED 05/27/15
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     61    72      60    77      61    77      61    80
TEMP          62 61 70 70   63 60 73 75   64 61 74 75   64 61 76 77
DEWPT         60 60 65 64   61 60 64 63   61 60 65 63   62 60 64 64
RH            93 97 84 81   93100 73 66   90 97 74 66   93 97 66 64
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         70    70      50    30      40    40      40    30
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-212215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
412 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

DATE             THU 05/21/15            FRI 05/22/15            SAT 05/23/15
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                      68          47          66          53          69
TEMP             41 56 64 68 65 56 51 48 47 55 62 65 64 58 55 54 53 60 65 68 68
DEWPT            39 43 42 41 40 42 42 41 40 47 44 47 46 49 49 49 49 52 55 59 59
MIN/MAX RH                   37          80          50          87          68
RH               92 62 45 37 40 59 71 77 76 74 52 52 52 72 80 83 86 75 70 73 73
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          3  6  6  5  4  3  4  4  3  4  8  8  8  6  6  6  8 11 12 13 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       16 11 26 16 21 24 26 40 53 73 83 89 94 91 87100100 99 96 93 91
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          30          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01        0.09
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS                                                            IS IS IS IS NM
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 33 53 57 48<10<10<10<10 17 46 53 46<10<10<10<10 15 23 23 15
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        8 12  8  6  6  6  9  8  6  9 13 20 20 14 12 13 14 20 23 23 19
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR


DATE          SUN 05/24/15  MON 05/25/15  TUE 05/26/15  WED 05/27/15
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     61    72      60    77      61    78      61    80
TEMP          62 61 70 70   63 60 74 75   64 61 74 75   64 61 76 77
DEWPT         59 59 64 64   61 60 64 62   61 60 64 62   61 59 64 64
RH            90 93 81 81   93100 71 64   90 97 71 64   90 93 66 64
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         70    80      50    30      40    40      40    30
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM  O  O   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM  O  O   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC 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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