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FNUS83 KTOP 200933
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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
433 AM CDT FRI MAR 20 2015

KSZ058-202230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
433 AM CDT FRI MAR 20 2015

DATE             FRI 03/20/15            SAT 03/21/15            SUN 03/22/15
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                      70          41          77          45          75
TEMP             34 48 64 70 66 55 50 46 42 56 71 77 68 54 50 47 45 56 71 75 69
DEWPT            34 39 40 34 36 37 40 38 37 40 41 39 40 41 42 42 42 45 48 48 48
MIN/MAX RH                   27          82          26          89          39
RH              100 71 41 26 33 51 68 73 82 55 34 25 36 61 74 83 89 66 44 38 47
WIND DIR          W  W  W  W  W  S SW SW  W SW  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  4  5  6  4  5  6  6  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  4  5  9 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       25 20 14 12  9  9 12 19 25 20 15 22 28 25 23 30 36 31 26 27 27
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 40 60<10<10<10<10<10<10 51 70 35<10<10<10<10<10 57 64 21
T WIND DIR        W  W  W  W  W  S SW SW  W SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        6  6 10 10  6 11 14 13 11  8  5  5 10 11  9  6  6  6 10 10 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX FR


DATE          MON 03/23/15  TUE 03/24/15  WED 03/25/15  THU 03/26/15
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     45    68      49    72      48    66      38    53
TEMP          54 45 63 62   52 50 68 66   52 48 64 61   44 38 51 53
DEWPT         48 42 46 46   50 49 54 48   43 42 42 35   33 31 31 31
RH            80 89 54 56   93 96 61 52   71 80 45 38   65 76 46 43
PWIND DIR        SW    NE      SE     S      SW    NW       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC B1 B1   SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         10    10      40    30      20    20      10    20
RAIN SHWRS                  SC SC SC SC   IS IS IS            IS IS
TSTMS                       IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-202230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
433 AM CDT FRI MAR 20 2015

DATE             FRI 03/20/15            SAT 03/21/15            SUN 03/22/15
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          42          74          43          74
TEMP             33 46 62 67 64 54 48 45 42 54 68 74 68 54 49 46 43 55 70 74 70
DEWPT            31 36 35 33 35 35 34 35 34 39 40 38 40 41 41 39 39 42 46 47 45
MIN/MAX RH                   27          72          27          85          38
RH               92 68 36 28 34 48 58 68 73 57 36 27 36 61 74 76 86 61 42 38 41
WIND DIR         NW NW  W  W SW SW SW  W NW  N NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  5  4  8  5  5  6  4  4  6  8  8  6  6  6  5  4  6 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       11  7  4  3  1  3  5  8 11 12 12 13 13 12 11 20 29 28 28 30 32
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   IS
TSTMS                                                                        IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 29 49<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 58<10<10<10<10<10<10 37 58 26
T WIND DIR        W NW  W  W SW SW SW  W  W  N NW  S SE SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        6  8  8 12  9 11 13 12  9  6  2  3 11 12 11  9  9 12 14 14 17
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD


DATE          MON 03/23/15  TUE 03/24/15  WED 03/25/15  THU 03/26/15
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     43    65      46    70      45    63      36    53
TEMP          52 43 60 59   49 46 67 65   50 45 61 58   42 36 50 52
DEWPT         44 40 42 41   46 46 51 46   41 38 35 32   30 28 27 27
RH            74 89 51 51   89100 56 50   71 76 38 37   62 72 41 38
PWIND DIR         W    NE      SE     S       W    NW       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         20    10      40    20      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS            SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS            IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-202230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
433 AM CDT FRI MAR 20 2015

DATE             FRI 03/20/15            SAT 03/21/15            SUN 03/22/15
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          39          73          41          73
TEMP             31 46 62 67 63 52 46 42 39 51 67 73 68 54 47 44 42 53 68 73 69
DEWPT            29 35 33 31 35 34 34 34 34 37 39 38 40 41 41 39 37 42 46 46 46
MIN/MAX RH                   26          80          27          85          38
RH               92 65 33 26 35 50 63 73 82 59 36 28 36 61 79 82 82 66 45 38 44
WIND DIR         NW NW  W  W SW SW SW  W NW NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  5  5  8  6  6  6  5  5  6  8  8  8  8  6  5  5  8 10 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)        7  4  2  2  1  2  3  6  9 10 10 11 12 11 10 23 35 32 30 36 41
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   IS
TSTMS                                                                        IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  6  6  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 32 50<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 62<10<10<10<10<10<10 36 53<10
T WIND DIR        W NW  W  W SW SW SW SW NW  N  E  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        9  8 10 13 10 12 13 12  8  8  6  3 10 10 10  8  9 10 14 16 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE          MON 03/23/15  TUE 03/24/15  WED 03/25/15  THU 03/26/15
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     42    64      44    67      44    61      35    53
TEMP          50 42 58 58   47 45 63 62   49 44 59 55   40 35 50 52
DEWPT         44 39 41 41   44 44 50 45   40 37 35 33   30 28 27 27
RH            80 89 53 53   89 96 62 54   71 76 40 43   67 75 41 38
PWIND DIR         W    NE      SE     S       W    NW       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         20    10      50    30      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS            SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS            IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-202230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
433 AM CDT FRI MAR 20 2015

DATE             FRI 03/20/15            SAT 03/21/15            SUN 03/22/15
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          38          74          41          73
TEMP             31 47 62 67 63 51 44 40 38 50 67 74 67 53 47 43 41 52 68 73 67
DEWPT            29 34 34 31 34 34 34 34 34 36 38 38 39 40 41 38 37 41 45 44 46
MIN/MAX RH                   26          85          27          87          36
RH               92 60 35 26 34 52 68 79 85 58 34 27 36 61 79 82 85 66 43 35 47
WIND DIR          W NW  W  W SW SW SW  W  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  4  6  9  8  8  8  5  5  8  9  9  8  8  8  6  6  9 11 12  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)        5  3  1  1  0  2  3  7 10 10 10 11 12 11  9 25 41 38 35 39 43
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   SC
TSTMS                                                                        SC
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  6  6  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 32 47<10<10<10<10<10<10 20 54<10<10<10<10<10<10 37 48<10
T WIND DIR        W NW  W  W SW SW SW SW NW NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        9  8 10 13 13 17 20 17 11 10 10  5 14 17 16 10 11 11 14 17 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE          MON 03/23/15  TUE 03/24/15  WED 03/25/15  THU 03/26/15
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     41    63      43    66      43    60      33    53
TEMP          50 41 57 56   45 43 62 59   48 43 58 53   39 33 50 52
DEWPT         43 39 41 41   42 43 49 45   40 36 34 33   30 27 27 27
RH            77 92 55 57   89100 62 60   74 76 40 46   70 78 41 38
PWIND DIR         N    NE      SE     S       W    NW       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         30    20      40    30      10    10      10     5
RAIN SHWRS    SC    IS IS   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC    IS IS   IS IS IS IS

$$


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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