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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
352 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

KSZ058-022230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
352 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

DATE             MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15            WED 03/04/15
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                      37          33          49          16          29
TEMP             20 25 33 36 35 33 36 38 41 45 48 42 37 27 21 19 16 20 26 29 26
DEWPT            17 20 23 25 27 28 32 33 35 36 35 33 25 22 17 15 10 11  7  7  5
MIN/MAX RH                   65          85          60          85          40
RH               88 81 66 64 72 82 85 82 79 70 60 70 61 81 84 84 77 67 44 39 40
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          2  5 12 13 11 12 16 19 24 24 21 16 14 13 14 17 14 17 16 16 11
WIND GUST                          29 33
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       60 57 73 82 90100100100100 92 86 77 70 72 74 83 91 80 68 52 35
POP 12HR                     20          40          30          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04           0        0.01        0.01
DRIZZLE                    ? AR
FRZG RAIN                        C
RAIN                          C  C  C  C  C  C
SNOW                                                  S  S  S  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            3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  5  5  5  5  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 17 25 19 12 12 14 14 15 15 17 25<10 27 22 21 29 41 47 48
T WIND DIR        E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        5 11 19 23 21 20 26 36 42 41 33 20 24 26 25 29 26 33 27 25 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD FR FR GD GD GD GD FR GD PR GD GD GD EX EX EX EX


DATE               THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15
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       13    38      22    49      27    54      28    54
TEMP          16   13 32 34 23   22 44 42 31   28 49 48 33   28 49 49
DEWPT          3    5  9 13 14   14 24 26 25   25 32 31 29   26 32 32
RH            56   70 37 41 68   71 45 53 78   88 52 51 85   92 52 52
PWIND DIR          NW    SW       S    SW      SW     W       N     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            5     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ024-022230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
352 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

DATE             MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15            WED 03/04/15
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                      37          32          45          14          27
TEMP             22 26 33 36 34 33 34 37 40 44 44 37 33 24 19 16 14 18 24 27 24
DEWPT            17 20 22 22 23 26 30 33 35 35 33 30 20 17 11 11  7  8  4  5  3
MIN/MAX RH                   58          87          61          79          37
RH               81 78 63 56 64 75 85 85 82 70 65 75 58 74 70 80 73 64 41 38 39
WIND DIR         NE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW
WIND SPD          2  4 11 14 12 11 12 14 20 19 18 18 16 13 14 16 12 14 13 14 10
WIND GUST                          23 27             26
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       60 58 57 66 82 95100100 99 88 90 79 67 70 73 76 79 69 59 42 25
POP 12HR                     10          40          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.07           0        0.01           0
DRIZZLE                      AR
FRZG RAIN                        C
RAIN                          C     C  C  S  S
SLEET                            C
SNOW                                                  S  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            3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  4  4  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 19 23 24<10 13 14 15 18 18 23 22 33 20 22 24 29 43 49 59
T WIND DIR       NE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW
T WIND SPD        3  9 19 23 25 21 26 31 36 36 28 25 24 25 27 31 26 28 24 23 21
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD GD FR FR GD GD GD GD GD GD EX GD GD GD EX EX EX EX


DATE               THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15
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        8    37      23    51      29    53      28    54
TEMP          12    9 30 34 26   23 45 45 33   29 49 48 34   28 49 49
DEWPT          2    2  6 10 12   14 22 26 27   25 30 29 27   24 30 30
RH            63   72 35 36 55   68 40 47 78   85 48 47 75   85 48 48
PWIND DIR          NW    SW       S    SW      SW    NW       N    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   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-022230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
352 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

DATE             MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15            WED 03/04/15
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                      37          32          42          13          27
TEMP             22 27 33 36 33 32 33 36 40 42 42 36 31 22 17 15 13 18 23 27 23
DEWPT            18 21 22 23 22 25 29 32 34 34 32 29 20 16  9 10  6  8  4  6  3
MIN/MAX RH                   58          86          61          81          39
RH               84 78 63 59 63 75 85 85 79 73 67 75 63 77 70 80 73 64 43 40 41
WIND DIR         SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW
WIND SPD          1  4 11 14 12 11 12 14 20 20 18 19 18 16 16 14 13 13 13 16 10
WIND GUST                             26
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       58 65 60 59 77 96100100100 89 91 80 68 75 82 81 81 69 58 42 25
POP 12HR                     10          40          30          20           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.08           0        0.01           0
DRIZZLE                       C     C
FRZG DRZL                     C
FRZG RAIN                        C
RAIN                                C  C  C  C
SLEET                            C
SNOW                                                  S  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            3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  4  4  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 21 29 23 11 13 14 16 19 20 29 31 20 21 21 27 33 44 53 61
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW
T WIND SPD        1  8 18 23 26 21 25 29 36 36 28 27 26 27 27 29 26 26 25 24 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD GD FR FR GD GD EX GD EX EX GD GD GD EX EX EX EX EX


DATE               THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15
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        7    35      23    50      29    52      27    53
TEMP          12    8 28 32 26   23 45 45 32   29 47 46 32   28 47 48
DEWPT          2    1  6 12 14   15 23 27 26   25 30 30 26   24 31 31
RH            63   72 38 43 60   71 41 49 78   85 51 53 78   85 53 51
PWIND DIR          NW    SW       S    SW      SW    NW       N     W
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   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5     0       0     0       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-022230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
352 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

DATE             MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15            WED 03/04/15
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                      38          32          42          12          26
TEMP             19 26 34 37 34 32 32 35 39 42 42 36 30 20 15 13 12 18 24 26 23
DEWPT            16 20 23 22 22 24 28 31 34 34 32 28 18 14  8  9  5  7  4  6  3
MIN/MAX RH                   56          87          61          82          40
RH               88 78 64 54 61 72 85 85 82 73 67 72 60 77 73 84 73 61 41 42 41
WIND DIR         SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW
WIND SPD          1  4 11 13 12 11 12 14 18 19 18 21 19 17 16 14 12 12 13 16 11
WIND GUST                                                           23
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B2 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       56 71 53 61 77100100100100 92 91 79 67 76 85 82 79 69 59 44 28
POP 12HR                     10          40          30          20           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.09           0        0.01           0
DRIZZLE                      AR     C
FRZG RAIN                        C
RAIN                          C     C  C  C  C
SLEET                            C
SNOW                                            S  S  S  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            3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 20 30 20 12<10 14 17 21 17 32 24 21 23 22 24 36 45 55 61
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        2  8 18 21 25 24 23 28 34 34 27 28 28 26 27 27 26 26 24 24 24
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD GD FR FR GD GD EX GD EX EX GD GD GD GD EX EX EX EX


DATE               THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15  SUN 03/08/15
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        6    35      23    51      28    51      27    53
TEMP          11    7 28 31 24   23 45 44 32   29 48 44 31   27 47 48
DEWPT          1    0  6 11 14   16 23 26 26   25 30 30 26   23 31 31
RH            63   72 38 43 65   74 41 49 78   85 49 57 81   85 53 51
PWIND DIR          NW    SW       S    SW      SW    NW      NW     W
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   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5     0       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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