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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
433 AM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

KSZ058-232230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
433 AM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

DATE             MON 03/23/15            TUE 03/24/15            WED 03/25/15
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          51          72          44          70
TEMP             46 51 62 67 63 55 54 53 52 58 68 72 66 54 51 46 45 64 70 68 63
DEWPT            34 35 42 43 46 46 49 50 50 53 53 51 43 38 36 34 34 37 41 40 38
MIN/MAX RH                   41          96          43          67          33
RH               63 54 48 42 54 72 83 89 93 83 59 48 43 54 56 63 65 37 35 36 39
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  E  E  E SE SE SE  S SW  W  W  W SW SW  S  S  S SW  N
WIND SPD          6  9  6  8 10 13 13 14 14 14 24 24 16  6  8  6  5  8 10 12 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       56 54 61 74 82 89 98 90 94 75 48 46 16 17 18 33 47 56 64 66 68
POP 12HR                     10          60          40           5          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.35        0.04           0        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                   SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC             IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                        SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC                   SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3
HAINES            4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 12 23 28 20<10<10<10<10 16 31 56 51<10<10<10<10<10 28 45 39
T WIND DIR       NW  N NE  E  E  E SE SE SE  S SW  W NW  W SW SW  S  S  S  S NW
T WIND SPD       10 12  9  8 17 20 23 27 28 27 26 28 41 14 14 12 11 21 19 23 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR FR FR FR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD


DATE          THU 03/26/15  FRI 03/27/15  SAT 03/28/15  SUN 03/29/15
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     37    53      30    47      25    55      39    70
TEMP          44 37 50 49   35 30 44 45   30 26 50 52   42 40 66 64
DEWPT         34 29 26 24   27 23 18 16   18 18 22 25   29 33 45 41
RH            68 72 39 37   72 75 35 31   60 71 33 35   60 76 47 43
PWIND DIR         N     N       N     N      NE     S       S     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10     5      20     5       0     0       5     5
SNOW                         S  S

$$

KSZ024-232230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
433 AM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

DATE             MON 03/23/15            TUE 03/24/15            WED 03/25/15
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                      62          45          62          41          67
TEMP             42 46 57 62 57 49 47 46 45 50 58 62 60 50 46 43 41 57 67 64 59
DEWPT            29 34 35 37 39 40 43 43 43 47 48 45 43 40 36 35 34 37 39 38 35
MIN/MAX RH                   40          96          52          78          35
RH               60 63 43 39 51 71 86 89 93 89 69 54 53 68 68 73 76 47 36 38 40
WIND DIR         NW  N  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SW  W  W  W SW SW  W  W NW  N
WIND SPD          9 11  9  9 10 12 14 13 13 13 17 17 16  9  8  6  5  6  9  9 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       27 44 50 69 85 93100 98100 90 78 67 39 28 16 31 46 56 66 67 67
POP 12HR                     20          80          40          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.70        0.12           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   SC  O NM NM SC SC SC SC                   IS IS
TSTMS                        SC  O NM NM SC SC SC SC                   IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 11 20 27 21<10 14 13 13 15 20 28 43<10<10<10<10<10 14 61 29
T WIND DIR       NW  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW  N
T WIND SPD       18 16 12 10 18 21 27 26 27 27 24 16 40 21 14 11 10 18 12  8 35
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR GD PR GD FR GD GD GD GD EX FR PR PR PR FR FR GD EX


DATE          THU 03/26/15  FRI 03/27/15  SAT 03/28/15  SUN 03/29/15
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     35    51      27    46      24    55      40    68
TEMP          42 35 48 48   33 27 42 43   29 25 50 53   42 41 64 63
DEWPT         30 26 24 22   22 17 15 13   15 16 19 24   29 32 40 34
RH            62 69 39 35   63 65 33 29   55 68 29 32   60 70 41 34
PWIND DIR         N    NW       N     N      NE     S      SW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10     0       5     5       0     0       5     5

$$

KSZ012-232230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
433 AM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

DATE             MON 03/23/15            TUE 03/24/15            WED 03/25/15
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                      61          42          59          40          66
TEMP             41 46 56 61 56 45 43 43 42 45 54 58 57 48 44 41 41 54 65 64 57
DEWPT            28 32 35 36 38 38 40 40 39 44 45 43 43 40 36 35 35 37 40 39 36
MIN/MAX RH                   40          99          55          82          38
RH               59 58 45 39 51 76 89 89 89 96 71 57 59 74 73 79 79 52 40 40 45
WIND DIR         NW  N  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SW  W  W  W  W SW  W  W NW  N
WIND SPD         11 12  9  8 10 12 13 13 14 14 16 14 17 11  9  6  6  8 10 10 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 SC SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       24 35 41 68 84 95100 99100 93 85 74 49 33 16 32 47 56 65 65 65
POP 12HR                     10          80          60          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.73        0.16           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   SC  O  O NM NM NM SC SC                   IS IS
TSTMS                        SC  O  O NM NM NM SC SC                   IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  6  6  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 13 22 30 23<10<10 14 14 15 19 24 41<10<10<10<10<10 14 42 41
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S NW  W  W  W SW SW SW NW  N
T WIND SPD       20 18 12  9 16 19 23 28 28 28 25 13 34 26 17 13 12 19 13  6 32
SMOKE DISP       FR FR FR FR GD PR FR GD GD GD GD FR EX FR PR PR PR FR FR FR EX


DATE          THU 03/26/15  FRI 03/27/15  SAT 03/28/15  SUN 03/29/15
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     33    50      25    45      23    55      39    67
TEMP          40 33 47 47   32 25 41 42   28 24 49 50   41 39 62 62
DEWPT         30 26 24 23   22 16 15 14   15 15 19 26   29 32 38 34
RH            67 75 40 38   66 68 34 31   58 68 30 39   62 76 41 35
PWIND DIR        NW    NW       N     N      NE     S      SW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC   SC SC FW SC   FW FW FW FW   SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10     0       5     5       0     0       0     5

$$

KSZ012-232230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
433 AM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

DATE             MON 03/23/15            TUE 03/24/15            WED 03/25/15
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                      60          40          57          39          66
TEMP             41 46 56 60 55 44 42 40 40 43 52 57 56 48 43 40 40 53 65 65 56
DEWPT            28 31 35 36 37 36 38 39 38 42 43 41 43 40 36 35 35 38 40 39 36
MIN/MAX RH                   40          98          55          83          38
RH               59 55 45 41 51 73 86 96 92 96 71 55 62 74 76 82 82 57 40 38 47
WIND DIR         NW  N  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  S  W  W  W  W SW  W  W NW  N
WIND SPD         12 11 10  8 10 12 14 13 16 16 16 13 17 12 11  8  6  8 10 12 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       22 30 38 60 83 95100100100 94 87 82 65 40 15 31 47 56 65 65 64
POP 12HR                     10          80          60          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.69        0.21           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   SC NM  O NM NM NM SC SC                   IS IS
TSTMS                        SC NM  O NM NM NM SC SC                   IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          10 15 25 30 24 15<10<10 12 15 19 23 39 19<10<10<10<10 15 51 22
T WIND DIR       NW  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  S  W  W  W SW SW SW SW NW  N
T WIND SPD       24 17 13 11 16 23 23 24 25 29 26 17 27 32 18 12  9 18 13 11 26
SMOKE DISP       FR FR FR FR GD FR FR FR FR GD GD GD EX GD PR PR PR FR FR GD GD


DATE          THU 03/26/15  FRI 03/27/15  SAT 03/28/15  SUN 03/29/15
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    49      24    45      22    55      37    66
TEMP          39 32 46 46   31 24 41 41   27 23 49 49   40 38 61 61
DEWPT         30 25 25 23   22 16 16 15   15 15 19 26   29 31 38 34
RH            70 75 43 40   69 71 36 34   60 71 30 40   64 76 42 36
PWIND DIR        NW    NW       N     N      NE     S      SW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR         10     0       5     5       0     0       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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