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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
437 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

KSZ058-242230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
437 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

DATE             TUE 03/24/15            WED 03/25/15            THU 03/26/15
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                      65          42          69          35          53
TEMP             47 52 60 64 62 52 47 44 44 64 68 61 56 46 40 37 35 40 50 53 49
DEWPT            42 45 48 44 41 40 39 39 38 42 43 42 39 36 33 30 27 26 26 25 25
MIN/MAX RH                   45          87          39          75          33
RH               83 77 64 48 46 63 74 82 79 45 40 49 53 68 76 75 72 57 39 33 39
WIND DIR          E  E  S NW NW SW  S  S  S  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         13 10  2 17  9  3  5  6  6  5  8 14 19 18 13 12 11 12 12 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B1 FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       91 88 83 56 17 17 20 44 56 64 65 72 80 77 73 50 28 29 30 44 59
POP 12HR                     40           5          40          30          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0        0.11           0           0
DRIZZLE           ?  ?
RAIN                                                                          C
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC SC             IS IS SC SC SC SC
SNOW                                                                          C
TSTMS            SC SC SC SC                   SC SC SC SC
LAL               3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  6  6  5  5  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 10 22 35 22<10<10<10<10 11 33 65 18 16 17<10<10 26 39 44 44
T WIND DIR        E  E  S  W NW SW  S  S  S  S SW NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       25 19 11 24 18  8 11 13 12 14  4 12 29 32 25 19 18 20 16 10  9
SMOKE DISP       FR FR FR EX GD PR PR PR PR FR PR EX GD GD GD PR PR GD GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 03/27/15  SAT 03/28/15  SUN 03/29/15  MON 03/30/15
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     32    51      33    60      40    71      42    70
TEMP          38 32 46 48   37 34 55 56   45 41 66 65   47 43 67 64
DEWPT         28 27 25 25   29 29 33 35   36 37 43 40   36 33 41 42
RH            67 81 43 40   72 82 43 45   70 85 43 40   65 67 39 45
PWIND DIR         N     N      SE    SE       S     W       N    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC   B1 SC SC FW   FW SC SC SC   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR         30     5      10     0       5    10       5    10
RAIN           C  C
SNOW           C  C

$$

KSZ024-242230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
437 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

DATE             TUE 03/24/15            WED 03/25/15            THU 03/26/15
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                      53          38          62          32          51
TEMP             42 46 50 53 51 44 41 39 39 55 62 58 53 45 38 35 32 38 47 51 47
DEWPT            38 38 40 41 40 38 37 35 35 40 41 39 36 33 30 27 25 24 24 23 23
MIN/MAX RH                   63          87          46          76          34
RH               86 73 68 64 66 79 85 85 85 57 46 49 52 62 73 72 75 57 40 33 38
WIND DIR          E  E  E NW NW  W SE  S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         12 11  8  6  8  1  4  4  4  9 12 16 16 13 10  9  8 10 11 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC SC B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       98 95 96 78 40 20 22 37 57 70 82 83 84 64 43 33 24 29 34 53 70
POP 12HR                     60          10          30          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.17           0        0.04           0           0
RAIN                                                                          S
RAIN SHWRS       NM SC SC SC                   SC SC
SNOW                                                                          S
TSTMS            NM SC SC SC
LAL               4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  5  5  6  6  6  6  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT          14 16 17 24 19<10<10<10<10<10 20 21 27<10<10<10<10 22 37 42 51
T WIND DIR        E  E  E  W  W  W  S  S  S SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       27 24 13 10 13  2  8  9  8 18 20 25 27 20 17 16 14 17 17 11 16
SMOKE DISP       GD GD FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD EX PR PR PR PR GD GD GD EX


DATE          FRI 03/27/15  SAT 03/28/15  SUN 03/29/15  MON 03/30/15
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     29    48      31    57      40    69      40    68
TEMP          34 29 43 46   35 31 52 54   44 41 65 65   45 41 64 64
DEWPT         25 24 22 22   26 26 31 32   34 37 40 35   32 30 36 37
RH            69 81 43 38   69 81 44 43   68 85 40 33   60 65 35 37
PWIND DIR         N     N      SE    SE       S     W       N    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC   B1 SC SC FW   FW SC SC FW   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20     5      20     5      10     5       5     5
RAIN           S  S
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS
SNOW           S  S

$$

KSZ012-242230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
437 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

DATE             TUE 03/24/15            WED 03/25/15            THU 03/26/15
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                      50          35          59          30          49
TEMP             41 43 47 49 48 42 39 37 38 51 59 57 51 42 36 33 30 37 46 49 46
DEWPT            37 37 38 40 39 36 35 34 34 40 41 39 35 32 29 26 24 23 24 24 25
MIN/MAX RH                   70          93          51          79          37
RH               85 79 71 71 71 79 85 89 85 66 51 51 54 67 75 75 78 56 42 37 43
WIND DIR          E  E  E NW NW  W  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         11 12  8  3  8  2  3  4  5 11 14 16 14 12 10  9  9 11 12 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV B1 FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       99 98 98 89 60 23 24 39 57 72 86 84 82 60 37 30 23 30 36 50 64
POP 12HR                     80          10          30          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.29           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN                                                                          S
RAIN SHWRS        O NM NM NM                   SC SC
SNOW                                                                          S
TSTMS             O NM NM NM
LAL               5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  5  5  6  6  6  6  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT          15 16 17 24 21<10<10<10<10<10 23 24 29<10<10<10<10 21 37 42 55
T WIND DIR        E  E  E  W NW  W  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       26 26 16  4 17  5  6  8 11 18 23 23 25 20 17 16 16 18 18 13 16
SMOKE DISP       GD GD FR PR GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD EX PR PR PR PR GD EX GD EX


DATE          FRI 03/27/15  SAT 03/28/15  SUN 03/29/15  MON 03/30/15
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     28    47      29    56      38    69      39    68
TEMP          33 28 42 45   34 29 50 53   43 39 64 62   43 39 64 63
DEWPT         25 22 21 23   25 25 31 33   33 35 40 36   32 30 35 38
RH            72 78 43 41   69 85 48 46   67 85 41 38   65 70 34 39
PWIND DIR         N     N      SE    SE       S     W      NW    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         20     5      20     5      10     5       5     5
RAIN           S  S
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS
SNOW           S  S

$$

KSZ012-242230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
437 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

DATE             TUE 03/24/15            WED 03/25/15            THU 03/26/15
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                      48          34          58          29          49
TEMP             40 42 46 47 46 40 38 36 37 49 57 57 52 42 35 32 29 35 45 49 46
DEWPT            37 37 38 39 39 36 35 33 34 39 40 38 35 32 29 26 24 23 23 24 24
MIN/MAX RH                   73          96          49          82          37
RH               89 82 73 74 76 85 89 89 89 68 53 49 52 67 78 78 81 61 41 37 42
WIND DIR          E  E  E NE NW  W  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  N  N
WIND SPD         11 14 10  2  8  4  3  4  4 11 14 16 14 12 10  9  8 11 13 12  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)      100 99 99 97 73 28 25 41 58 74 87 83 79 55 31 28 26 31 35 49 63
POP 12HR                     80          10          30           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.43           0           0           0           0
RAIN                                                                          S
RAIN SHWRS        O NM NM NM                   SC SC
SNOW                                                                          S
TSTMS             O NM NM NM
LAL               5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  5  5  5  5  6  6  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT          14 16 17 24 21<10<10<10<10<10 25 27 29<10<10<10<10 21 39 43 55
T WIND DIR        E  E SE  S  W  W  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  N NW  N  N
T WIND SPD       23 28 19  3 12  6  5  6  8 13 21 23 24 24 20 17 16 19 20 14 17
SMOKE DISP       FR GD FR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD EX PR PR PR PR GD EX GD EX


DATE          FRI 03/27/15  SAT 03/28/15  SUN 03/29/15  MON 03/30/15
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     27    46      28    55      37    68      37    68
TEMP          32 27 42 43   33 28 49 52   41 38 64 59   42 38 64 63
DEWPT         24 21 19 22   24 24 30 33   33 35 40 36   32 30 35 38
RH            72 78 39 43   69 85 48 48   73 89 41 42   67 73 34 39
PWIND DIR         N     N      SE    SE       S     W      NW    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         20     5      20    10      10     5       5     5
RAIN           S  S
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS
SNOW           S  S

$$


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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