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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
336 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

KSZ058-242215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
336 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

DATE             SUN 05/24/15            MON 05/25/15            TUE 05/26/15
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          58          79          63          78
TEMP          61 60 64 68 70 69 63 60 59 58 67 75 79 77 69 66 64 63 69 75 77 75
DEWPT         61 60 63 64 65 63 61 60 59 58 63 66 67 67 63 61 60 60 61 63 64 65
MIN/MAX RH                   82         100          67          92          64
RH           100100 97 87 84 81 93100100100 87 74 67 71 81 84 87 90 76 66 64 71
WIND DIR       S  S  S SE SE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD      11 10 11 10 11 10  9 10  9 10 16 19 19 18 12 10 10 10 10 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)   100100100100 99 97 81 65 61 57 55 52 59 66 67 68 70 72 61 51 49 46
POP 12HR                     80          70          30          40          20
QPF 12HR                   0.95        0.18        0.01        0.07        0.05
RAIN SHWRS     O SC SC NM  O NM SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS NM SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC
LAL            1  2  2  2  2  4  4  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  6  6  6  6  5  5  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 16 17 15 13<10<10<10<10<10 25 23 28<10<10<10<10<10 40 40 25
T WIND DIR     S  S  S SE SE  S  W  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW
T WIND SPD    18 19 17 11 26 34 18 19 18 20 23 32 32 31 24 20 19 19 20 26 24 23
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD
FLASH FLOOD    A  A  A  A  A  A  A  A  A


DATE          WED 05/27/15  THU 05/28/15  FRI 05/29/15  SAT 05/30/15
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     60    81      64    79      65    77      61    73
TEMP          64 60 77 79   67 64 76 77   68 65 74 75   65 61 70 72
DEWPT         61 59 64 66   63 63 68 68   64 64 66 66   62 60 60 60
RH            90 96 64 64   87 97 76 74   87 97 76 74   90 97 71 66
PWIND DIR        SW    SE      SE     S       S     S       W     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B2 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV B2
POP 12HR         30    30      30    40      30    60      70    50
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC

$$

KSZ024-242215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
336 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

DATE             SUN 05/24/15            MON 05/25/15            TUE 05/26/15
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                      72          58          79          61          77
TEMP          60 60 65 69 72 70 64 61 59 58 67 75 79 77 69 65 63 61 68 74 77 75
DEWPT         60 60 63 64 64 63 61 60 59 58 62 65 65 65 62 61 59 59 60 61 62 61
MIN/MAX RH                   75         100          62          92          59
RH           100100 93 84 76 78 90 97100100 84 71 62 67 78 87 87 93 76 64 60 62
WIND DIR      SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD      10  9  9 10  9  8  8  8  9  6 12 16 17 14 12 10  9  9  9  9 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)   100100100 99100100 90 80 68 55 54 54 67 80 73 65 66 67 60 53 52 50
POP 12HR                     70          70          30          40          30
QPF 12HR                   0.74        0.17        0.02        0.12        0.08
RAIN SHWRS     O SC SC NM NM NM SC SC IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS NM SC SC IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
LAL            1  2  2  2  2  4  4  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 21 28 16<10<10<10<10<10 40 30 24<10<10<10<10 14 43 52 37
T WIND DIR    SE  S  S  S SE SE  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD    19 16 13 13 13 24 14 17 17 13 17 24 25 28 23 19 17 17 17 25 24 18
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX
FLASH FLOOD    A  A  A  A  A  A  A  A  A


DATE          WED 05/27/15  THU 05/28/15  FRI 05/29/15  SAT 05/30/15
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     59    80      63    80      64    78      59    71
TEMP          63 59 76 78   66 63 76 78   68 64 75 75   63 59 69 71
DEWPT         59 58 61 62   61 62 66 66   64 63 66 65   62 58 58 58
RH            87 96 60 58   84 97 71 67   87 97 74 71   97 96 68 63
PWIND DIR         W     E      SE     S       S     S      NE     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 OV   B2 OV OV B2
POP 12HR         20    20      40    50      50    70      60    50
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC

$$

KSZ012-242215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
336 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

DATE             SUN 05/24/15            MON 05/25/15            TUE 05/26/15
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                      72          58          79          61          77
TEMP          61 60 65 69 72 70 64 61 59 58 67 75 78 76 68 65 62 61 68 73 76 74
DEWPT         60 60 63 64 64 63 61 60 59 57 62 64 65 65 62 61 59 59 60 61 62 61
MIN/MAX RH                   74          98          64          92          60
RH            97100 93 84 76 78 90 97100 96 84 69 64 69 81 87 90 93 76 66 62 64
WIND DIR      SE  S  S  S  S SE  W SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD      10  9  9 10  9  8  8  9  9  8 12 16 17 16 11 10  9  9  9  9 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)   100100100 99100100 94 88 71 54 56 58 68 78 74 69 68 68 61 54 54 55
POP 12HR                     80          80          20          40          30
QPF 12HR                   0.70        0.24        0.03        0.16        0.09
RAIN SHWRS     O SC SC NM NM NM SC SC IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS NM SC SC IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
LAL            1  2  2  2  2  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 23 27 21<10<10<10<10 14 36 37 25<10<10<10<10 20 43 54 42
T WIND DIR    SE  S  S  S  S  E  W SW  W  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD    17 16 12 13 11 24 14 18 24 16 18 20 26 26 23 20 21 17 14 20 25 20
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR FR FR GD PR PR FR PR FR EX EX GD PR PR FR PR FR EX EX EX
FLASH FLOOD    A  A  A  A  A  A  A  A  A


DATE          WED 05/27/15  THU 05/28/15  FRI 05/29/15  SAT 05/30/15
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     59    80      62    80      64    78      58    71
TEMP          62 59 75 77   66 62 76 78   67 64 75 76   63 58 68 71
DEWPT         59 57 60 62   60 61 66 66   64 63 66 65   62 57 58 57
RH            90 93 60 60   81 97 71 67   90 97 74 69   97 96 70 61
PWIND DIR         W     E      SE     S       S     S      NE     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC   SC B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   OV OV OV B2
POP 12HR         20    20      30    50      50    70      60    50
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS   SC SC SC SC   SC SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC

$$

KSZ012-242215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
336 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

DATE             SUN 05/24/15            MON 05/25/15            TUE 05/26/15
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                      72          59          79          61          76
TEMP          61 60 65 70 72 70 65 62 60 59 68 75 79 77 69 65 62 61 68 73 76 74
DEWPT         60 60 62 63 63 63 61 60 59 58 61 63 65 65 64 60 59 59 60 61 61 61
MIN/MAX RH                   75          95          62          93          59
RH            97100 90 78 73 78 87 93 96 96 78 66 62 67 84 84 90 93 76 66 60 64
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S  S SE  W SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD      12 10 10 11 10  8  8  9 10  9 12 16 17 16 11 10  9  9  9 10  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)   100100100 99100100 96 92 73 54 53 51 62 73 71 68 69 70 63 56 57 58
POP 12HR                     80          80          20          40          30
QPF 12HR                   0.68        0.29        0.03        0.19        0.12
RAIN SHWRS     O SC SC NM NM NM NM SC IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS NM NM SC IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
LAL            1  2  2  2  2  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 29 24 20<10<10<10<10 17 39 45 33<10<10<10<10 20 41 53 41
T WIND DIR    SE SE  S  S  S  E  W SW  W SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
T WIND SPD    17 12 11 12 13 18 16 17 28 16 17 19 25 25 18 17 18 14 14 14 21 18
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD FR GD PR PR FR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX
FLASH FLOOD    A  A  A  A  A  A  A  A  A


DATE          WED 05/27/15  THU 05/28/15  FRI 05/29/15  SAT 05/30/15
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     59    79      63    80      64    78      58    70
TEMP          63 59 75 77   66 63 76 78   67 64 76 76   62 58 68 70
DEWPT         59 57 60 61   60 61 66 66   64 63 66 65   61 57 58 57
RH            87 93 60 58   81 93 71 67   90 97 71 69   97 96 70 63
PWIND DIR         W     E      SE     S       S    SW      NE    NE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC   SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV B2
POP 12HR         20    10      30    50      60    70      60    50
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS         SC SC SC SC   NM NM NM NM   NM NM SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS         SC SC SC SC   NM NM NM NM   NM NM 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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