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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
354 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

KSZ058-052230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
354 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE             THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15
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                      33          23          52          30          59
TEMP             11 18 26 33 29 24 25 25 25 29 44 52 47 38 35 32 30 37 53 59 53
DEWPT             5  9 11 14 16 17 17 18 17 22 29 34 32 30 29 28 27 30 34 36 37
MIN/MAX RH                   44          76          50          89          43
RH               76 67 52 45 58 74 71 74 71 75 55 50 56 73 78 85 88 75 48 42 54
WIND DIR         NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD          5  5  5  6  8 10 11 13 12 12 13 13  9  8  9  8  6  8  8  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        5  6  6  7  8 10 12  7  4  7 10 17 24 21 18 12  7  8 10  9  8
POP 12HR                      0           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            4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 12 26 35 17<10<10<10<10<10 11 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 32<10
T WIND DIR       NE  E SE SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W  W SW
T WIND SPD       10  9  4  8 14 19 23 26 25 21 23 25 20 16 17 14 12 11 12 12 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15
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       31    59      32    60      37    65      39    66
TEMP          36   31 54 52 36   32 55 53 41   37 60 59 43   39 60 63
DEWPT         31   28 38 37 33   29 36 36 35   35 43 41 37   37 44 43
RH            82   88 54 56 89   88 49 52 79   92 53 51 79   92 55 48
PWIND DIR          SW     S       N    SE       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     5       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ024-052230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
354 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE             THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15
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                      33          23          55          31          60
TEMP              9 15 24 33 29 24 25 24 23 30 46 55 50 39 34 32 31 40 55 60 54
DEWPT             0  1  3  7 10 14 15 17 17 22 27 30 30 29 28 29 26 30 32 33 32
MIN/MAX RH                   33          78          38          86          35
RH               66 53 39 33 44 65 65 74 77 72 47 38 46 67 78 88 81 67 41 36 43
WIND DIR         NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W NW
WIND SPD          4  3  5  8  8  9 11 10  9 10 10 11  6  5  6  5  5  8  8  9  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        5  5  5  7  9 12 13  8  4  9 16 19 22 23 23 18 13 13 13 12 12
POP 12HR                      0           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            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          10 12 33 37 24<10<10<10<10<10 12 34 10<10<10<10<10<10 28 37<10
T WIND DIR       NE NE SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W NW
T WIND SPD        8  5  3  8 17 18 21 19 17 17 16 19 19 14 12 11 10 11 16 12  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE               SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15
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       32    59      31    60      38    66      40    67
TEMP          36   32 54 53 36   31 55 54 42   38 60 60 45   40 61 61
DEWPT         31   31 35 34 30   27 34 34 34   35 42 41 38   37 43 43
RH            82   96 48 48 79   85 45 46 73   89 51 49 76   89 51 51
PWIND DIR          NW    SW      NE     S       S    SW       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-052230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
354 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE             THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15
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                      32          23          54          30          59
TEMP              8 13 23 32 29 24 25 24 24 30 46 54 49 39 34 32 30 40 54 59 53
DEWPT            -1  1  3  8 10 14 15 17 17 22 27 30 30 29 28 28 26 30 33 34 33
MIN/MAX RH                   35          77          39          86          38
RH               66 58 41 36 44 65 65 74 74 72 47 40 48 67 78 85 85 67 45 39 46
WIND DIR         NE  E  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W NW
WIND SPD          3  3  4  6  8 10 12 11  9  9 10 11  6  6  6  5  5  6  8  9  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        5  5  5  8 10 14 17 13  7 15 16 21 25 24 23 18 12 13 13 16 19
POP 12HR                      0           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            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          10 12 34 43 26<10<10<10<10<10 13 31<10<10<10<10<10<10 28 38<10
T WIND DIR        N NE  W SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W NW
T WIND SPD        8  5  3  6 16 19 24 23 19 16 16 19 14 12 12 11 10 10 14 13  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE               SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15
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       31    58      31    59      38    66      40    66
TEMP          35   31 53 51 35   31 54 53 41   38 59 58 44   40 59 61
DEWPT         30   30 36 34 30   27 35 36 34   34 43 43 38   36 43 44
RH            82   96 52 52 82   85 48 52 76   85 55 57 79   85 55 53
PWIND DIR           W    SW      NE     S       S    SW       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     5       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-052230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
354 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE             THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15
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                      32          23          54          30          59
TEMP              6 11 21 31 29 24 25 24 24 32 47 54 49 39 34 32 30 40 55 59 51
DEWPT            -2  0  2  7  9 12 14 16 17 21 26 29 29 29 27 27 25 30 33 35 33
MIN/MAX RH                   34          75          38          85          39
RH               69 60 43 36 42 60 62 71 74 63 43 38 46 67 75 81 81 67 43 40 50
WIND DIR          N  E  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW
WIND SPD          3  2  3  6  8 10 12 12 10  9 10 11  8  6  6  5  5  6  8 10  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        7  6  5  7  8 12 14 16 12 15 17 23 29 26 22 20 18 17 16 19 23
POP 12HR                      0           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  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT          11 14 35 43 26<10<10<10<10<10 13 32<10<10<10<10<10<10 28 38<10
T WIND DIR        N  N NW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W NW
T WIND SPD        8  5  5  6 16 20 25 24 19 16 14 18 14 12 12 11 11  9 16 14 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE               SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15
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       31    57      30    59      38    66      40    66
TEMP          35   31 53 50 35   30 53 52 41   38 60 56 44   40 58 62
DEWPT         31   29 36 34 29   27 35 36 34   35 44 43 39   36 44 44
RH            85   92 52 54 78   88 50 54 76   89 55 62 82   85 59 52
PWIND DIR          NE    SW      NE     S       S    SW       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       0     0       5     5       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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