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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
406 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

KSZ058-032230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
406 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

DATE             TUE 03/03/15            WED 03/04/15            THU 03/05/15
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                      51          17          27          11          35
TEMP             38 40 50 47 38 31 25 21 18 18 24 27 25 17 14 12 11 20 31 35 32
DEWPT            35 36 37 32 29 23 17 12  8 11  9  8  8  6  5  4  4  9 12 15 16
MIN/MAX RH                   57          74          43          73          43
RH               89 85 61 56 70 72 71 68 64 73 52 44 48 61 67 70 73 62 45 43 51
WIND DIR          S SW SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD         20 21 19 17 13 13 14 17 14 17 16 16  9  5  4  3  2  5  6  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC FW FW CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       95 79 77 74 70 63 68 80 91 96 91 72 59 42 26 16  6  5  6  9 10
POP 12HR                     20          30          30           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.04           0           0
DRIZZLE
RAIN              S
SNOW                                S  S  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            4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          13 15 28 30<10<10 14 14 16 19 34 43 38 15<10<10<10 19 49 56 34
T WIND DIR        S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  E  S  W  W SW
T WIND SPD       39 35 28 21 27 20 24 27 27 28 28 25 23 12  8  6  3  5  8 11  9
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX GD PR PR FR GD GD GD EX EX EX FR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR


DATE               FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15
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    48      28    52      29    54      29    56
TEMP          23   20 42 41 30   28 48 45 33   29 50 48 35   29 52 51
DEWPT         14   15 23 25 26   26 32 32 28   28 35 35 31   26 32 32
RH            68   81 46 52 85   92 54 60 82   96 56 60 85   88 46 48
PWIND DIR           S    SW      SW    NW       E    SW       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ024-032230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
406 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

DATE             TUE 03/03/15            WED 03/04/15            THU 03/05/15
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                      49          16          28           7          36
TEMP             37 40 48 43 32 28 23 20 16 19 24 28 25 17 12  9  8 17 29 36 34
DEWPT            33 35 35 29 23 15 10  8  7  9  7  6  5  5  4  3  2  5  8 12 11
MIN/MAX RH                   58          70          38          79          36
RH               85 82 60 57 69 58 57 59 67 64 47 38 42 58 70 76 76 58 40 36 38
WIND DIR          S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD         16 17 17 18 14 13 14 14 12 13 13 12  6  5  5  3  2  4  6  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       94 74 84 73 62 47 53 70 92 86 74 64 51 38 25 16  8  5  2  5  9
POP 12HR                     20          20          20           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE
RAIN              S
SNOW                                   S  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  2  2  4  4  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT          14 21 35 33<10<10 12 16 18 23 37 49 51<10<10<10<10 17 52 55 40
T WIND DIR        S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E SE  W  W SW
T WIND SPD       31 32 26 23 27 25 24 26 24 26 25 20 14 11 10  6  4  4  8 10  9
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX EX PR PR FR GD GD GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE               FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15
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    50      29    52      29    55      29    56
TEMP          23   22 43 44 33   29 49 46 33   30 50 50 35   29 51 49
DEWPT         15   14 23 25 27   25 30 30 27   26 34 34 29   24 30 31
RH            71   71 45 47 78   85 48 53 78   85 54 54 78   81 44 50
PWIND DIR           S    SW      SW    NW       E    SW      NW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-032230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
406 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

DATE             TUE 03/03/15            WED 03/04/15            THU 03/05/15
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                      46          15          27           6          35
TEMP             36 39 45 42 31 26 22 19 15 19 25 27 25 17 11  8  7 16 27 34 33
DEWPT            33 34 34 28 20 14  9  7  7  8  6  5  5  5  3  1  1  5  8 13 12
MIN/MAX RH                   57          70          38          76          40
RH               89 82 65 57 63 60 57 59 70 61 44 38 42 58 69 72 76 61 44 41 41
WIND DIR          S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  S  S  S
WIND SPD         17 17 17 19 16 14 16 14 11 13 12 12  8  6  5  3  1  3  5  8  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)       94 80 83 71 59 51 57 71 91 78 59 61 45 33 22 17 12  8  4  4  5
POP 12HR                     20          20          10           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE
RAIN              S  S
SNOW                                   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  2  2  4  4  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT          15 21 36 37<10<10 17 17 17 26 40 51 52<10<10<10<10 18 53 53 41
T WIND DIR        S SW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  W  W SW
T WIND SPD       29 31 26 25 29 21 24 26 23 24 24 21 14 12 11  8  2  2  9  9 10
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX EX PR PR GD GD GD GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE               FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15
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    50      29    51      29    54      29    55
TEMP          23   22 44 44 32   29 48 44 33   29 49 48 34   29 50 47
DEWPT         16   16 23 27 28   25 31 30 27   25 34 34 28   24 31 32
RH            74   77 43 51 85   85 51 57 78   85 56 58 78   81 48 56
PWIND DIR           S    SW      SW    NW      SE    SW      NW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5    10       5     5

$$

KSZ012-032230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
406 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

DATE             TUE 03/03/15            WED 03/04/15            THU 03/05/15
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                      45          14          27           6          35
TEMP             36 38 44 42 29 25 21 18 14 18 25 27 24 16 10  7  6 15 27 34 32
DEWPT            33 34 34 26 19 13  9  6  5  6  5  4  3  3  2  0  0  2  7 12 12
MIN/MAX RH                   54          67          36          76          39
RH               89 85 68 53 66 60 59 59 67 59 42 37 39 56 69 72 76 55 42 39 43
WIND DIR          S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NE NE  S SW  S
WIND SPD         18 14 18 21 16 16 14 13 10 12 12 13 10  8  5  3  1  2  5  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)       94 86 84 72 60 47 54 71 89 76 56 57 40 30 20 18 15  9  3  4  5
POP 12HR                     20          10          10           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE
RAIN              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  2  2  4  4  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT          14 22 37 38<10 12 16 17 18 26 43 52 51 23 17 15<10 19 52 55 44
T WIND DIR        S SW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  W  W SW
T WIND SPD       29 31 27 26 25 25 24 25 23 21 23 21 16 13 12  8  5  4 11  8 10
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX EX PR FR GD GD GD GD EX EX EX FR FR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE               FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15
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    51      29    51      28    54      29    55
TEMP          22   22 45 45 33   29 47 43 32   29 49 47 35   29 49 45
DEWPT         15   16 24 28 28   25 31 30 27   25 34 34 27   24 31 32
RH            74   77 43 51 82   85 53 60 81   85 56 60 72   81 50 60
PWIND DIR           S    SW      SW    NW      SE    SW      NW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5    10       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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