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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
434 AM CST SUN FEB 22 2015

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

DATE             SUN 02/22/15            MON 02/23/15            TUE 02/24/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      23           4          22          16          40
TEMP             22 20 20 23 19 14  9  6  4  8 18 22 21 19 18 17 16 21 34 40 36
DEWPT            12  5  5  5  4  2  0 -1 -2 -2 -2 -2 -1  3  7  8 10 15 18 20 20
MIN/MAX RH                   47          76          34          89          44
RH               65 51 51 45 51 58 66 72 75 63 40 34 37 49 61 67 77 77 51 44 52
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  W  W
WIND SPD         18 18 18 18 16 13 12 11 11 10  6  5  5  6  9 10 11 14 16 13  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       88 87 87 83 77 73 70 66 69 74 72 64 55 56 57 42 27 20 12 14 15
POP 12HR                     30           5           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
SNOW              C  S  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          23 27 29 33 32 27 23 20 14 16 24 27 23<10<10<10<10<10 17 29<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE SE  S SW SW SW SW  W NW NW
T WIND SPD       28 29 27 27 25 24 23 21 18 14  9  5  3 13 17 20 18 20 20 17 12
SMOKE DISP       GD EX EX EX EX GD GD GD FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE               WED 02/25/15  THU 02/26/15  FRI 02/27/15  SAT 02/28/15
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP       22    43      14    23       8    27      16    35
TEMP          26   22 37 37 21   14 21 20 12    8 22 25 19   16 30 31
DEWPT         20   21 26 23 16   10  7  5  3    4  8 11 14   14 21 22
RH            78   96 64 56 81   84 54 51 66   83 54 55 80   92 69 69
PWIND DIR          NW     E      NE     N      NE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 OV   OV OV B2
POP 12HR            0     5      40    20      10    20      20    20
SNOW                         C    C  S  S          S  S  S    S  S  S

$$

KSZ024-222230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
434 AM CST SUN FEB 22 2015

DATE             SUN 02/22/15            MON 02/23/15            TUE 02/24/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      21           2          24          17          42
TEMP             16 16 19 21 18 13  7  5  2  6 19 24 23 20 18 17 17 22 36 42 39
DEWPT             7  5  5  4  2  0 -2 -3 -4 -3 -1 -1  0  2  5  6  9 15 17 20 20
MIN/MAX RH                   47          77          33          85          40
RH               67 61 54 47 49 55 66 69 75 66 40 33 36 45 56 61 70 74 45 41 46
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W NW  W
WIND SPD         16 16 14 13 12 11  9  8  6  6  4  6  5  5  9 11 11 13 12 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       85 82 78 73 69 60 58 57 58 58 54 46 37 37 37 29 20 19 18 25 30
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT          18 22 28 34 31 20 18 18 14 15 24 28 20<10<10<10<10<10 13 29 35
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N NE  N NE NE NE  N SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W NW NW
T WIND SPD       26 26 24 21 21 20 17 16 13  9  6  4  8 11 17 18 17 23 21 19 14
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD EX EX GD FR FR FR PR FR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD


DATE               WED 02/25/15  THU 02/26/15  FRI 02/27/15  SAT 02/28/15
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP       22    37      10    20       5    24      14    33
TEMP          27   22 33 32 17   11 17 17  8    5 19 22 17   14 28 30
DEWPT         20   20 23 17 11    4  2  1 -2   -1  5  9 11   12 18 20
RH            74   92 66 53 77   73 51 49 63   76 54 57 77   92 66 66
PWIND DIR          NW     E      NE     N      NE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   OV B2 B2
POP 12HR            5    30      50    10       5    10      20    30
SNOW                   C  C  C    C                      S    S  C  C

$$

KSZ012-222230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
434 AM CST SUN FEB 22 2015

DATE             SUN 02/22/15            MON 02/23/15            TUE 02/24/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      20           0          24          15          42
TEMP             14 15 18 20 16 11  6  3  1  5 18 24 22 19 18 16 16 21 35 42 38
DEWPT             6  4  4  4  2 -1 -3 -3 -4 -2  1  2  4  5  6  7 10 14 18 21 21
MIN/MAX RH                   48          85          38          88          42
RH               70 61 53 49 53 57 66 75 79 72 46 38 45 54 59 67 77 74 49 43 50
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W NW NW
WIND SPD         14 16 16 14 12 10  9  6  5  5  4  8  5  6 10 10 11 14 13 11  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       84 79 72 63 59 51 53 49 50 51 45 37 28 28 28 23 18 21 23 28 33
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT          19 24 30 36 30 20 19 15 14 16 25 29 21 12<10<10<10<10 15 34 37
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W NW NW
T WIND SPD       26 25 24 21 21 19 16 13 11  8  2  6 10 16 20 18 18 20 20 19 16
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX EX GD GD FR FR FR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD


DATE               WED 02/25/15  THU 02/26/15  FRI 02/27/15  SAT 02/28/15
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP       21    33       9    18       3    22      13    32
TEMP          26   21 30 29 15    9 16 15  6    3 17 20 15   13 27 28
DEWPT         19   19 21 16  9    2  2  1 -3   -3  4  8 10   10 18 20
RH            74   92 69 58 77   72 53 53 66   75 56 59 80   87 68 71
PWIND DIR          NW     E      NE     N      NE    SE       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5    40      50    10       5    10      20    20
SNOW                   C  C  C    C                      S    S  S  S

$$

KSZ012-222230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
434 AM CST SUN FEB 22 2015

DATE             SUN 02/22/15            MON 02/23/15            TUE 02/24/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      20          -1          25          16          42
TEMP             14 15 18 20 16 10  5  2 -1  4 19 25 23 20 18 17 16 21 36 42 38
DEWPT             3  0  0  0 -2 -4 -5 -5 -6 -3  0  2  4  5  6  7 10 15 18 21 21
MIN/MAX RH                   41          85          36          86          42
RH               61 50 44 41 44 52 62 72 79 72 42 36 43 51 59 64 77 77 47 43 50
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W NW NW
WIND SPD         14 16 16 14 12  9  6  5  4  3  5  8  8  8 10 11 12 13 14 12  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       84 76 66 54 52 43 43 44 41 42 39 32 24 24 23 21 18 23 27 30 32
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT          20 23 31 37 29 22 20 15 13 17 27 31 24 13<10<10<10<10 17 38 40
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  N NW
T WIND SPD       26 24 23 21 20 18 14 12  8  5  2  6 11 17 21 20 21 21 19 21 18
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX EX GD GD FR FR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX


DATE               WED 02/25/15  THU 02/26/15  FRI 02/27/15  SAT 02/28/15
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP       20    32       8    18       2    22      12    32
TEMP          26   20 29 27 14    8 15 15  6    3 17 20 15   12 27 28
DEWPT         19   18 19 14  9    1  1  1 -3   -3  4  8  9   10 17 20
RH            74   92 66 57 80   72 53 53 66   75 56 59 77   91 65 71
PWIND DIR          NW     E      NE     N      NE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5    40      50     5       5    10      20    20
SNOW                   C  C  C    C                      S    S  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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