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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
433 AM CDT SAT MAR 21 2015

KSZ058-212230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
433 AM CDT SAT MAR 21 2015

DATE             SAT 03/21/15            SUN 03/22/15            MON 03/23/15
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          43          77          47          68
TEMP             39 54 69 74 68 55 49 45 43 56 71 77 71 60 55 50 47 53 64 68 63
DEWPT            38 40 38 35 38 42 41 41 39 43 46 46 46 47 46 45 44 45 47 47 47
MIN/MAX RH                   24          90          33          90          47
RH               96 59 32 24 33 61 74 86 86 62 41 33 41 62 72 83 89 74 54 47 56
WIND DIR         SW  W SW SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW  E SE  E
WIND SPD          4  5  2  4  6  6  5  4  3  3  8 10  8  8  8  6  5  5  6 10 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       30 32 32 34 37 33 30 36 33 25 16 17 18 27 36 36 37 48 58 64 69
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                             IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                                  IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 43 63<10<10<10<10<10<10 55 73 44<10<10<10<10<10 56 58 38
T WIND DIR        W  W SW SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       11  9  2  5  9  9  8  5  2  3  8  8 12 10 10  6  4  4 14 17 24
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 03/24/15  WED 03/25/15  THU 03/26/15  FRI 03/27/15
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     51    74      45    68      37    52      30    54
TEMP          54 51 70 68   50 46 67 60   44 37 50 50   35 31 51 52
DEWPT         50 49 54 44   39 35 40 36   34 29 29 27   27 25 29 29
RH            86 93 57 42   66 65 37 41   68 72 44 41   72 78 42 41
PWIND DIR        SE    SW       W    NW       N     N       N    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50    20      10    20      10    20      20     5
RAIN                                             S  S
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS   IS IS IS IS                 IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-212230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
433 AM CDT SAT MAR 21 2015

DATE             SAT 03/21/15            SUN 03/22/15            MON 03/23/15
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                      71          45          76          45          63
TEMP             41 52 66 71 66 55 51 47 45 56 71 76 71 59 54 49 45 51 60 63 58
DEWPT            36 36 38 40 42 41 40 39 39 42 44 45 45 46 45 43 41 42 43 43 44
MIN/MAX RH                   32          80          33          86          48
RH               82 54 36 32 42 59 66 74 79 59 38 33 39 62 71 80 86 71 53 48 59
WIND DIR          W NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  W NW  N NE NE  E  E
WIND SPD          4  5  8  9  6  6  5  3  3  4  9 10  6  5  8  8  6  8  9 10 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)        0  6 11 17 23 17 11 16 18 16 13 19 24 32 40 46 52 59 66 73 79
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS             IS IS NM
TSTMS                                                IS IS             IS IS NM
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 19 31 21<10<10<10<10<10 50 61 47<10<10<10<10<10 19 47<10
T WIND DIR        W NE  E  E SE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  W NW  N NE NE SE  E
T WIND SPD       10  9 12 10 12 12 10  6  6  8 11 13 14 10 12 11 10 11 12 12 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE          TUE 03/24/15  WED 03/25/15  THU 03/26/15  FRI 03/27/15
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     48    70      43    64      35    51      29    53
TEMP          50 48 65 66   48 44 62 57   41 35 49 48   33 30 49 51
DEWPT         46 46 51 43   37 34 35 32   31 27 26 25   25 23 25 27
RH            86 93 60 43   65 68 36 38   67 72 40 40   72 75 39 39
PWIND DIR         E     S       W    NW       N     N      NW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC B1 SC   SC SC SC B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         70    30      10    10       5    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM SC SC

$$

KSZ012-212230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
433 AM CDT SAT MAR 21 2015

DATE             SAT 03/21/15            SUN 03/22/15            MON 03/23/15
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                      69          42          75          44          61
TEMP             40 50 64 69 64 53 48 45 43 55 70 75 71 58 52 47 44 49 59 61 56
DEWPT            33 35 37 38 41 42 41 39 38 42 44 44 44 46 44 41 39 40 41 41 41
MIN/MAX RH                   32          87          33          85          47
RH               76 56 37 32 43 66 77 79 82 61 39 33 38 64 74 79 82 71 51 48 57
WIND DIR         NW NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  W NW  N NE NE  E  E
WIND SPD          6  9 10  9  6  6  6  4  4  5  9 11  8  5  8  8  8 10 10 11 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)        0  5 10 15 21 15  9 15 22 18 12 21 30 36 42 48 53 64 74 78 81
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC             IS IS NM
TSTMS                                                SC SC             IS IS NM
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            6  6  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 23 32 23<10<10<10<10<10 50 60 48<10<10<10<10<10 19 23 16
T WIND DIR       NW  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  W NW  N NE NE  E  E
T WIND SPD       10 14 13 12 12 11 10  6  6  6 11 14 16  9  6  8  9 14 14 14 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD


DATE          TUE 03/24/15  WED 03/25/15  THU 03/26/15  FRI 03/27/15
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    67      41    63      34    50      28    53
TEMP          47 45 64 62   46 42 61 55   40 34 47 46   33 29 48 51
DEWPT         43 44 51 45   36 34 35 33   31 26 26 26   24 22 25 27
RH            86 96 63 54   68 73 38 43   70 72 43 45   69 75 40 39
PWIND DIR         E     S       W    NW       N     N      NW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC B1 SC   SC SC SC B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         70    30      10    10       5    10      10     5
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM SC SC

$$

KSZ012-212230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
433 AM CDT SAT MAR 21 2015

DATE             SAT 03/21/15            SUN 03/22/15            MON 03/23/15
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                      68          41          76          43          60
TEMP             37 47 62 68 63 53 47 43 41 54 70 76 70 59 52 47 43 48 57 60 54
DEWPT            30 36 36 37 39 42 42 39 38 42 44 44 43 45 44 42 39 39 39 40 40
MIN/MAX RH                   31          92          33          85          47
RH               75 65 38 32 41 66 83 86 89 64 39 32 38 60 74 83 86 71 51 47 59
WIND DIR          N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE NW NW  N NE NE  E  E
WIND SPD          4  9  9  9  8  6  6  4  5  6 10 12  8  6  9  8  8 11 10 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)        3  6 11 13 16 12  9 16 26 20 14 24 34 40 46 52 58 64 71 76 81
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC             IS IS NM
TSTMS                                                SC SC             IS IS NM
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            5  5  6  6  6  6  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 22 32<10<10<10<10<10<10 50 61 48<10<10<10<10 11 21 22 18
T WIND DIR        N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  W  N NE NE  E  E  E
T WIND SPD        9 14 12 12 13 14 16 11 11 10 11 16 16 13  6  8 12 18 16 17 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD


DATE          TUE 03/24/15  WED 03/25/15  THU 03/26/15  FRI 03/27/15
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     44    66      40    62      33    49      28    53
TEMP          44 44 63 60   46 41 60 53   38 33 46 45   32 28 48 51
DEWPT         40 42 50 46   37 34 35 33   31 26 26 25   24 22 24 26
RH            86 93 62 60   71 76 39 46   76 75 45 45   72 78 39 37
PWIND DIR         E     S       W    NW       N     N      NW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         70    30      10    10       5    10      10     5
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM SC SC
TSTMS         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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