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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
452 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

KSZ058-282215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
452 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

DATE             SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15            MON 03/30/15
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          69          38          71
TEMP             35 45 55 60 55 47 44 43 42 50 62 69 65 52 46 42 39 48 63 71 68
DEWPT            28 30 33 35 37 39 38 39 40 43 42 39 39 40 37 36 34 34 35 33 37
MIN/MAX RH                   40          96          33          84          25
RH               75 55 43 39 51 74 79 86 93 77 48 33 38 63 71 79 82 58 35 25 32
WIND DIR         SE SE  E SE  E SE SE  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N NW  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 13 12 13 13 13 13 14 14 10 14 16 11  6  4  3  3  6 10 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       53 30 24 16 13 11 22 39 61 49 38 25 13 11  9 12 14 19 23 21 20
POP 12HR                     10          10          20           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FLURRIES
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS
SPRINKLES
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 12 26 31 17<10<10<10<10 14 30 45 46<10<10<10<10 12 36 54 33
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SW NW NW  N  N  N  N  S SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       14 19 16 14 19 21 20 24 26 12 18 20 20 13 10  5  6 11 10  9 14
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15
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     46    76      51    77      51    68      43    63
TEMP          52 46 69 73   57 51 72 74   57 51 65 66   50 43 59 60
DEWPT         40 41 48 49   49 50 56 56   54 48 46 43   42 38 38 35
RH            63 83 47 43   75 96 57 53   90 89 50 43   74 82 45 39
PWIND DIR         S     S      SE     S      SW    NE      NE     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR          5    10      10    20      50    20      30    20
RAIN                                             S  S    C  C
RAIN SHWRS                        IS IS   SC SC               IS IS
TSTMS                             IS IS   SC SC IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-282215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
452 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

DATE             SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15            MON 03/30/15
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                      55          41          67          38          71
TEMP             35 41 50 54 51 45 43 42 41 49 61 67 63 51 45 41 38 48 62 70 67
DEWPT            26 29 31 34 35 36 36 37 40 43 41 38 35 36 34 33 32 33 35 34 36
MIN/MAX RH                   46         100          35          79          26
RH               69 62 48 46 54 70 76 82 96 80 48 34 35 56 65 73 79 56 36 26 32
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  W NW NW  N NW NW  W SW  S SW  S  S
WIND SPD          9 14 13 12 11 11 12 11  8 10 17 16 10  4  3  3  4  5 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       59 36 25 19 15 15 27 51 75 50 25 18 12 12 11 12 14 20 27 24 22
POP 12HR                      5          20          20           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                            IS IS IS
SNOWSHWRS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 14 27 32<10<10<10<10<10<10 36 48 48<10<10<10<10<10 33 55 34
T WIND DIR        E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SW  W NW NW  N  N NW NW SW  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       16 21 18 16 19 19 24 23 13 17 26 27 23 11  6  4  4  9 12 12 18
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD FR PR FR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD


DATE          TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15
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    75      51    76      49    67      41    60
TEMP          51 46 68 72   57 51 71 73   56 49 63 64   47 41 56 57
DEWPT         37 38 44 45   46 48 53 52   53 45 42 39   39 36 33 33
RH            59 73 42 38   67 89 53 48   90 86 46 40   74 82 42 40
PWIND DIR         S    NW      SE     S       W     N      NE     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR          0     5       5    20      50    20      40    20
RAIN                                             S  S    C  C
RAIN SHWRS                        IS IS   SC SC               IS IS
TSTMS                             IS IS   SC SC IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-282215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
452 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

DATE             SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15            MON 03/30/15
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                      54          39          66          36          70
TEMP             33 40 49 53 50 43 41 40 39 47 59 66 62 50 44 40 37 47 62 69 67
DEWPT            26 29 30 33 34 35 35 35 38 43 41 39 36 35 32 31 30 32 35 36 38
MIN/MAX RH                   46         100          35          79          29
RH               75 64 48 46 54 73 79 82 96 86 51 37 38 56 62 70 75 56 36 30 34
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD         10 13 13 12 11 11 13 13  9 11 19 17 10  4  4  4  5  6 11 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       65 35 27 20 18 17 29 60 80 53 27 19 11 11 10 13 16 22 28 24 20
POP 12HR                      5          30          30           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                            SC IS IS
SNOWSHWRS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 19 30 35 27<10<10<10<10<10 35 50 45<10<10<10<10<10 31 56 35
T WIND DIR        E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  W NW NW  N NW NW  W SW  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD       16 21 18 16 19 18 21 24 12 17 27 28 23  9  6  6  8 10 16 13 19
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD


DATE          TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15
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    74      49    75      47    67      40    59
TEMP          51 45 67 71   55 49 70 72   54 47 63 64   47 40 55 55
DEWPT         38 38 45 46   45 46 53 52   51 43 42 40   37 35 33 33
RH            61 76 45 41   69 89 55 49   90 86 46 41   68 82 43 43
PWIND DIR        SW    NW      SE     S       W     N       N    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR          0     5       5    20      50    30      40    20
RAIN                                             C  C    C  C
RAIN SHWRS                        IS IS   SC SC               IS IS
TSTMS                             IS IS   SC SC IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-282215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
452 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

DATE             SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15            MON 03/30/15
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          66          36          71
TEMP             32 39 47 52 49 42 40 39 38 47 59 65 62 49 43 39 36 46 62 70 67
DEWPT            27 29 31 32 32 34 34 34 38 43 41 39 35 33 32 31 29 32 35 36 38
MIN/MAX RH                   46         100          33          79          29
RH               81 67 53 46 52 73 79 82100 86 51 38 36 54 65 73 75 58 36 29 34
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  W NW NW NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD         11 13 14 12 12 11 14 13 10 12 21 18 11  5  4  4  5  5 11 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 SC SC FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       73 42 28 20 19 19 27 60 82 54 27 19 11 11 10 13 17 23 29 24 19
POP 12HR                     10          40          30           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                            SC SC SC
SNOWSHWRS
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  5  5  5  5  4  4  2  2  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 19 31 37 30<10<10<10<10<10 38 52 42<10<10<10<10<10 34 63 33
T WIND DIR        E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW  W  W SW  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD       19 21 19 16 20 21 24 21 13 18 29 29 24 10  8  9 11 10 14 13 21
SMOKE DISP       FR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX


DATE          TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15
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     43    74      49    76      46    67      39    59
TEMP          50 44 67 71   55 49 71 73   54 46 63 64   46 39 55 55
DEWPT         38 38 44 46   44 45 53 52   51 43 42 41   37 34 31 32
RH            63 79 43 41   66 86 53 48   90 89 46 43   71 82 40 41
PWIND DIR        SW    NW      SE     S       W     N       N    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   B2 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR          5     5       5    20      60    30      30    20
RAIN                                             C  C    C  C
RAIN SHWRS                        IS IS   SC SC               IS IS
TSTMS                             IS IS   SC SC IS IS   IS IS

$$


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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