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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
340 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

KSZ058-012215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
340 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
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          18          36          34          51
TEMP             21 25 30 33 31 25 22 20 18 24 32 36 35 34 36 38 42 51 49 40 35
DEWPT            20 21 21 22 20 20 19 18 16 20 21 25 28 30 32 34 36 39 37 35 25
MIN/MAX RH                   62          92          61          86          61
RH               96 84 69 63 63 81 88 92 92 84 63 64 75 85 85 85 79 63 63 82 66
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N
WIND SPD          2  2  4  6  4  4  3  3  2  6 11 11 11 14 17 20 21 21 20 16 17
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100 96 93 72 70 57 50 50 57 54 49 74 90100100100100100 85 85 82
POP 12HR                     60           5          10          60          40
QPF 12HR                   0.07           0           0        0.04        0.04
RAIN                                                  C  C  L  L        C  C
RAIN SHWRS                                                       SC SC
SNOW              L  L  C                                                     S
TSTMS                                                            IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  2  2  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 22 31 34 31<10<10<10<10<10 23 23 22 13 12 14 15 21 16 34 24
T WIND DIR       NW  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW SW NW  N
T WIND SPD        2  4  5  9 11  8  6  6  3 13 16 14 20 24 27 37 41 41 28 21 25
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD FR GD GD GD EX GD EX GD
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y


DATE               WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
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       16    30      12    38      23    50      28    51
TEMP          20   16 27 27 15   13 33 33 25   23 44 45 31   28 47 49
DEWPT         11    8  6  6  7    5 11 15 15   17 25 28 25   25 29 30
RH            67   70 40 40 70   70 39 47 65   77 47 51 78   88 49 48
PWIND DIR           N     N       N     S       S    SW      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20    10       5     0       0     5       5     5
SNOW           S    S

$$

KSZ024-012215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
340 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
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          21          37          33          48
TEMP             17 22 29 33 31 26 24 22 21 28 34 37 33 33 36 39 43 48 44 32 27
DEWPT            15 19 19 20 20 20 19 18 16 20 19 22 22 28 31 33 36 38 33 30 19
MIN/MAX RH                   57          84          51          85          66
RH               92 88 66 58 63 78 81 84 81 71 54 54 63 82 82 79 76 68 65 92 71
WIND DIR         NW  W  W NW NW  N  N  N  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW  N
WIND SPD          2  3  5  8  4  3  2  2  1  6 12 13 12 14 13 16 19 18 18 17 17
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS (%)      100 89 85 71 68 59 52 57 69 60 44 65 81100100100100100 91 94 78
POP 12HR                     50           5          10          50          40
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0        0.05        0.01
FRZG DRZL                                             C  C
RAIN                                                  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
SNOW              C  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            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  2  2  2  2  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 17 27 34<10<10<10<10<10<10 29 29 21 13 16 19 18 22 21 36 32
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW  N
T WIND SPD        2  4  6 10  8  5  5  4  2 12 16 17 20 25 29 33 40 34 26 24 27
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD FR GD GD EX EX GD EX EX
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y


DATE               WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
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       14    28      10    38      23    51      28    50
TEMP          18   14 25 25 13   11 32 35 27   23 45 46 32   28 45 48
DEWPT          7    5  3  2  3    3  8 12 13   16 24 27 25   24 26 28
RH            61   67 38 36 63   69 36 38 55   74 43 47 75   85 47 46
PWIND DIR           N    NW      NE     S       S    SW       W    NW
WIND CHAR         15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20    10       5     0       0     0       5     5
SNOW           S    S

$$

KSZ012-012215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
340 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
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          21          37          32          46
TEMP             17 22 29 33 31 26 24 22 21 28 34 37 33 32 34 37 41 46 42 33 26
DEWPT            15 18 19 20 19 19 19 18 16 19 19 22 22 26 29 32 35 37 32 28 19
MIN/MAX RH                   57          83          52          84          68
RH               92 84 66 58 61 74 81 84 81 68 54 54 63 78 82 82 79 71 67 82 74
WIND DIR          W NW  W NW  N  N  N  N SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW  N
WIND SPD          1  3  5  8  4  3  3  2  0  5 12 13 13 14 12 14 19 18 18 19 19
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS (%)       97 87 84 70 60 58 53 57 73 65 46 59 77100100100100100 94 94 79
POP 12HR                     20           5           5          60          40
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.05        0.02
FRZG DRZL                                             C  C
RAIN                                                  C  C  L  L  C  C  C  C
SNOW              S  S                                                  C  C  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  2  2  2  2  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 21 32 36<10<10<10<10<10<10 31 31 23 15 13 17 19 25 19 41 33
T WIND DIR        W NW  W NW  N  N  N  N  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW  N
T WIND SPD        2  5  8 10 10  6  5  3  0 10 14 18 20 25 21 28 39 33 28 26 29
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD FR GD EX EX GD EX EX


DATE               WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
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       12    27       9    36      23    50      27    48
TEMP          16   12 24 24 13   10 30 33 26   23 44 44 30   27 43 47
DEWPT          6    5  4  4  3    2  8 14 14   16 25 28 25   23 27 27
RH            64   73 41 41 63   69 39 45 60   74 47 53 81   85 53 45
PWIND DIR           N    NW      NE     S       S    SW       W    NW
WIND CHAR         15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20     5       5     0       0     0       5     5
SNOW           S    S

$$

KSZ012-012215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
340 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
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                      34          20          37          32          45
TEMP             17 22 30 34 32 26 23 21 20 27 34 37 34 32 33 35 39 45 42 33 26
DEWPT            15 17 18 19 18 18 18 17 16 19 18 21 21 25 27 31 35 37 32 27 18
MIN/MAX RH                   53          84          51          87          69
RH               92 81 60 54 56 71 81 84 84 71 51 52 58 75 78 85 85 73 67 78 71
WIND DIR         SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW  N
WIND SPD          1  3  5  8  5  3  3  1  0  5 11 13 13 13 11 13 17 16 17 20 20
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS (%)       94 86 85 64 60 58 51 57 72 73 48 54 72100100100100100 95 91 79
POP 12HR                     20           0           5          60          50
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.06        0.02
FRZG DRZL                                             C  C
RAIN                                                  C  C  L  L  C  C  C  C
SNOW                 S                                                  C  C  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 21 33 37 12<10<10<10<10<10 31 32 22 15 11 14 18 28 18 40 26
T WIND DIR       SW NW  W NW  N NW NW NW  N SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SW  W NW  N
T WIND SPD        2  5  9 11 11  5  5  3  0  9 13 18 21 24 18 23 34 34 26 27 29
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD FR FR GD EX GD EX EX


DATE               WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
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       12    27       9    35      23    50      27    48
TEMP          15   12 24 23 13    9 29 32 26   23 44 42 30   27 42 46
DEWPT          6    4  4  5  4    2  8 14 15   17 26 28 25   24 27 27
RH            67   70 41 45 67   72 40 47 62   77 49 57 81   88 55 47
PWIND DIR           N    NW      NE     S       S    SW       W    NW
WIND CHAR         15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20     5       5     0       0     5       5     5
SNOW           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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