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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
350 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

KSZ058-172230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
350 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

DATE             SUN 05/17/15            MON 05/18/15            TUE 05/19/15
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                      83          57          72          49          65
TEMP          60 58 69 78 82 79 68 63 59 57 65 71 72 69 60 55 51 49 55 62 65 63
DEWPT         60 58 59 57 55 57 58 57 56 55 56 55 54 54 50 46 44 43 43 45 45 47
MIN/MAX RH                   39          93          53          80          49
RH           100100 70 48 40 47 70 81 90 93 73 57 53 59 69 72 77 80 64 54 48 56
WIND DIR      SE  S  S SW SW SW  S  S SW  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD      13 16 19 21 17  8  8  6  5  6 14 13 13 11  9  6  9 10 12 12 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)    68 47 27  8 11 11 15 18 24 28 31 20 23 18 24 33 45 36 41 50 64 80
POP 12HR                     10           5          10           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    O
TSTMS                                                                        IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  5  5  4  4  6  6  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 21 35 45 28<10<10<10<10 18 22 25 18<10<10<10<10 19 22 23 26
T WIND DIR    SE  S  S SW SW SW  S  S SW  N NE  N NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE  E
T WIND SPD    27 31 36 36 31 20 14 11  8  6 24 19 17 18 18 13 18 18 20 18 19 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR EX EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD


DATE          WED 05/20/15  THU 05/21/15  FRI 05/22/15  SAT 05/23/15
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     50    59      47    65      51    71      58    74
TEMP          54 50 57 59   51 48 62 64   55 52 68 69   61 59 71 72
DEWPT         48 48 51 49   46 45 49 51   49 49 54 57   57 58 63 64
RH            80 93 80 69   83 89 62 63   80 89 61 66   87 96 76 76
PWIND DIR        NE    NE      NE    NE      NE     E      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV
POP 12HR         80    70      10    10      10    20      40    60
RAIN SHWRS     O  O NM NM                       IS IS   SC SC NM NM
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS                       IS IS   SC SC NM NM

$$

KSZ024-172230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
350 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

DATE             SUN 05/17/15            MON 05/18/15            TUE 05/19/15
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                      81          55          68          46          63
TEMP          60 59 69 77 81 78 66 61 57 55 60 66 68 66 57 52 48 46 53 59 63 62
DEWPT         60 59 59 58 55 56 57 55 54 53 48 48 49 48 45 43 41 40 40 41 42 43
MIN/MAX RH                   40          93          50          81          46
RH           100100 70 52 41 47 73 81 90 93 64 52 51 52 64 71 77 79 61 51 46 50
WIND DIR       S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD      12 14 18 19 16  8  4  5  5 12 14 13 13 10  5  5  5  8 11 10 11 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)    70 50 29  9 16 11 13 14 20 24 21 22 24 25 21 24 38 27 26 36 56 82
POP 12HR                     10           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    O
TSTMS                                                                        IS
LAL            3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 22 37 48<10<10<10<10<10 16 19 22 19<10<10<10<10 20 23 27 29
T WIND DIR     S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  E
T WIND SPD    24 28 34 33 27 16  9 10 10 24 24 19 18 18 14 13 13 16 16 13 16 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD


DATE          WED 05/20/15  THU 05/21/15  FRI 05/22/15  SAT 05/23/15
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     48    57      45    64      49    70      56    72
TEMP          52 48 53 56   48 46 61 63   52 50 67 69   59 57 69 71
DEWPT         47 46 47 46   44 43 47 48   47 48 51 53   54 56 61 61
RH            83 93 80 69   86 89 60 58   83 93 56 57   83 96 76 71
PWIND DIR        NE    NE      NE    NE      NE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV
POP 12HR         80    70      10    10      10    30      40    50
RAIN SHWRS     O  O NM NM                       SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS                       SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-172230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
350 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

DATE             SUN 05/17/15            MON 05/18/15            TUE 05/19/15
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                      81          54          67          44          62
TEMP          61 60 69 77 81 77 65 60 56 54 57 64 67 65 56 50 46 45 52 58 62 62
DEWPT         60 60 60 58 57 57 56 55 53 51 45 47 47 46 44 42 41 39 39 41 42 42
MIN/MAX RH                   42          92          49          82          46
RH            97100 73 52 44 50 73 84 90 90 64 54 49 50 64 74 83 79 61 53 48 48
WIND DIR       S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NE NE
WIND SPD      11 13 18 19 17  9  4  4  5 13 14 13 13 11  5  5  5  8 10  9 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW SC SC FW SC SC B2
CLOUDS (%)    70 50 30  9 17 11 13 14 20 24 22 23 25 29 21 25 39 28 24 36 42 82
POP 12HR                     10           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   NM
TSTMS                                                                        IS
LAL            5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 27 38 49 18<10<10<10<10 18 20 26 22<10<10<10<10 21 26 28 28
T WIND DIR     S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD    21 27 35 32 27 21  8  9 10 21 24 19 19 18 13 11 11 16 14 13 14 16
SMOKE DISP    PR PR EX EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          WED 05/20/15  THU 05/21/15  FRI 05/22/15  SAT 05/23/15
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     47    56      45    64      49    70      55    72
TEMP          52 47 52 56   48 46 61 63   52 50 67 68   58 56 69 71
DEWPT         46 44 47 45   44 42 47 47   47 47 51 53   53 54 60 61
RH            80 89 83 66   86 86 60 56   83 89 56 59   83 93 73 71
PWIND DIR        NE    NE      NE    NE       N     E      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV
POP 12HR         70    70      10    10      10    20      40    50
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM                       IS IS   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS                       IS IS   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-172230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
350 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

DATE             SUN 05/17/15            MON 05/18/15            TUE 05/19/15
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                      81          54          66          43          62
TEMP          62 60 69 77 80 77 65 59 56 54 57 63 66 65 55 49 45 43 51 57 61 61
DEWPT         60 60 60 58 56 55 56 55 53 49 44 45 45 44 44 41 40 38 37 40 41 41
MIN/MAX RH                   41          91          46          84          46
RH            93100 73 52 44 47 73 87 90 83 62 52 47 46 66 74 82 82 59 53 48 48
WIND DIR       S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NE NE
WIND SPD      11 14 18 19 17 10  4  4  6 13 14 13 13 12  5  5  5  8  9  9  9  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW SC SC B2
CLOUDS (%)    72 54 32  9 13 13 15 19 25 26 23 26 27 33 22 26 36 30 24 37 36 82
POP 12HR                     10           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   NM
TSTMS                                                                        IS
LAL            5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  5  5  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 27 39 45 16<10<10<10<10 19 22 28 26<10<10<10<10 22 27 29 28
T WIND DIR     S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD    20 28 35 32 27 20  8  6 12 24 24 20 19 19 11 11 11 16 13 12 12 14
SMOKE DISP    PR PR EX EX EX GD PR PR PR FR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD


DATE          WED 05/20/15  THU 05/21/15  FRI 05/22/15  SAT 05/23/15
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     47    56      44    65      49    70      55    72
TEMP          51 47 53 56   48 45 62 64   53 51 68 69   58 56 69 71
DEWPT         45 43 46 45   43 42 46 47   46 46 50 52   53 53 59 60
RH            80 86 77 66   83 89 56 54   77 83 52 55   83 90 70 68
PWIND DIR        NE    NE       N    NE      NW     E      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV OV   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV
POP 12HR         70    70      10    10      10    20      40    50
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM                       IS IS   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS                       IS IS   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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