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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
433 AM CDT SUN MAR 22 2015

KSZ058-222230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
433 AM CDT SUN MAR 22 2015

DATE             SUN 03/22/15            MON 03/23/15            TUE 03/24/15
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                      74          46          69          54          73
TEMP             44 53 66 73 70 58 53 49 46 52 64 69 66 59 57 56 54 60 68 73 68
DEWPT            39 44 43 45 43 44 46 45 44 45 47 47 49 50 51 51 50 53 53 48 44
MIN/MAX RH                   34          95          44          87          39
RH               82 71 43 37 38 59 77 86 93 77 54 45 54 72 80 83 86 78 59 41 42
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SW  W  W
WIND SPD          3  4  9 11  9  8  9  8  6  6  5  8 11 12 12 13 13 14 17 20 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       43 37 31 33 35 38 51 57 48 58 67 77 87 85 83 84 84 68 53 49 17
POP 12HR                      0          20          10          60          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0        0.35           0
RAIN SHWRS                            IS             NM NM SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                 IS             NM NM SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 44 65 50<10<10<10<10<10 26 29 32<10<10<10<10 16 37 56 50
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  W SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SW  W NW
T WIND SPD        2  4 11 12 14 10 14 11  9  8  5  8 19 24 25 27 27 25 25 32 31
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          WED 03/25/15  THU 03/26/15  FRI 03/27/15  SAT 03/28/15
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      37    54      31    54      37    68
TEMP          51 45 67 61   43 37 51 50   37 31 51 52   41 38 63 64
DEWPT         37 34 38 35   32 29 28 26   29 26 27 27   29 29 41 42
RH            59 65 34 38   65 72 41 39   72 81 39 38   62 70 44 45
PWIND DIR         W    NW       N     N       N     N      SW     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR         10    20      10    20      10     5       0     5
RAIN                               S  S
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS

$$

KSZ024-222230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
433 AM CDT SUN MAR 22 2015

DATE             SUN 03/22/15            MON 03/23/15            TUE 03/24/15
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                      75          44          64          49          66
TEMP             43 52 67 74 70 57 51 47 44 49 60 64 61 54 52 51 49 54 62 66 63
DEWPT            40 42 39 41 43 45 46 43 38 40 42 42 43 45 47 47 46 50 51 44 43
MIN/MAX RH                   31          85          44          90          44
RH               89 69 36 30 38 64 83 86 79 71 51 45 51 71 83 86 89 86 67 45 48
WIND DIR         SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S  W  W
WIND SPD          4  3  9 12  8  6  8  6  6  8  6  9 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 14 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       34 27 21 27 33 40 56 62 58 60 60 76 91 95100 97 95 86 76 57 26
POP 12HR                      0          20          10          70          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0        0.61           0
RAIN SHWRS                      IS IS IS             NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                           IS IS IS             NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
HAINES            5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 33 62 49<10<10<10<10<10 21 27 22<10<10<10<10 10 26 42 32
T WIND DIR       SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  S  W  W
T WIND SPD        8  5 13 14 17 12 14 12 12 13 10 11 21 24 23 20 20 18 14 24 31
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD FR FR FR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          WED 03/25/15  THU 03/26/15  FRI 03/27/15  SAT 03/28/15
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    64      34    51      28    53      36    67
TEMP          48 43 62 57   40 34 48 49   34 29 48 51   39 37 62 63
DEWPT         36 35 36 32   30 26 25 23   25 23 23 24   27 28 36 39
RH            63 73 38 38   67 72 40 36   69 78 37 34   62 70 38 41
PWIND DIR         W    NW      NW    NW       N    NW      SW     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR         10    10       5    10      10     5       0     5

$$

KSZ012-222230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
433 AM CDT SUN MAR 22 2015

DATE             SUN 03/22/15            MON 03/23/15            TUE 03/24/15
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                      73          42          63          45          63
TEMP             41 51 65 73 69 56 49 45 42 48 58 63 60 51 48 46 45 49 59 63 60
DEWPT            40 42 38 39 42 44 43 41 37 40 41 40 42 43 44 43 42 47 49 43 44
MIN/MAX RH                   30          84          43          93          49
RH               96 71 37 29 37 64 80 86 82 74 53 43 51 74 86 89 89 93 69 48 55
WIND DIR         SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  W  W
WIND SPD          5  4 10 12  8  6  8  8  8 10  8  9 10 11 12 11 12 12 11 12 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       30 25 20 25 31 42 57 61 57 57 57 71 84 92100 98 95 89 82 65 29
POP 12HR                      5          30          10          80          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02           0        0.60        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                      IS SC SC              O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                           IS SC SC              O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  1  1  1  1  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 39 59 46<10<10<10<10 10 24 28 23 11 14 13<10 10 22 39 32
T WIND DIR       SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  W  W
T WIND SPD        8  5 13 16 17 10 11 10 12 14 12 11 18 23 24 20 21 19 16 17 32
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR FR GD FR GD FR FR FR GD GD EX


DATE          WED 03/25/15  THU 03/26/15  FRI 03/27/15  SAT 03/28/15
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    62      33    51      27    52      35    66
TEMP          46 41 61 55   39 33 48 47   33 28 48 49   38 35 60 61
DEWPT         37 35 36 33   30 25 25 24   24 22 23 24   27 27 36 39
RH            71 79 39 43   70 72 40 40   69 78 37 37   64 72 41 44
PWIND DIR         W    NW      NW    NW       N     N      SW     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR         10     5       5    10       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-222230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
433 AM CDT SUN MAR 22 2015

DATE             SUN 03/22/15            MON 03/23/15            TUE 03/24/15
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                      73          41          62          44          62
TEMP             41 50 65 73 69 55 49 45 41 47 58 62 58 49 46 45 44 49 58 62 59
DEWPT            39 41 39 39 40 42 44 41 38 40 40 39 41 41 41 40 40 44 47 43 44
MIN/MAX RH                   29          88          42          85          51
RH               92 71 38 29 35 61 83 86 89 76 51 43 53 74 83 82 86 83 67 50 57
WIND DIR         SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SW  W
WIND SPD          5  5 10 12  8  6  9  8  9 10  9  9 11 12 12 11 13 13 12 10 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC
CLOUDS (%)       25 22 19 23 26 43 59 65 58 63 67 74 81 91100 98 95 92 89 71 38
POP 12HR                      5          30          10          80          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02           0        0.58        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                      SC SC SC             NM NM  O  O SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                           SC SC SC             NM NM  O  O SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 36 58 42<10<10<10<10 11 26 30 25 11 16 17 14 13 20 35 35
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  W NW  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SW  W
T WIND SPD       11  9 13 16 17 13 13 12 17 17 13 11 17 23 24 19 23 21 18 10 32
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD FR GD FR FR FR GD GD EX


DATE          WED 03/25/15  THU 03/26/15  FRI 03/27/15  SAT 03/28/15
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    62      32    50      26    51      34    65
TEMP          46 41 59 54   39 32 47 46   33 26 47 48   37 34 59 60
DEWPT         38 35 36 33   30 25 26 24   24 21 22 23   26 27 35 38
RH            73 79 42 45   70 75 43 42   69 81 37 37   64 75 40 44
PWIND DIR         W    NW      NW    NW       N     N      SW    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR         10     5       5    10       5     5       5     5

$$


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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