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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
447 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

KSZ058-252230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
447 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

DATE             WED 03/25/15            THU 03/26/15            FRI 03/27/15
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                      64          34          53          32          53
TEMP             40 53 63 62 51 46 42 38 34 40 48 53 50 41 36 33 32 40 49 53 49
DEWPT            39 43 44 45 40 36 34 31 29 28 27 27 28 28 29 28 28 28 29 30 31
MIN/MAX RH                   50          82          37          85          41
RH               96 69 50 54 66 68 73 76 82 62 44 36 42 59 75 82 85 62 46 41 50
WIND DIR          S  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N  N  N  N  W SW
WIND SPD          4  4 11 14 24 23 14 12 11 13 12 10  6  6  6  5  4  5  6  6  5
WIND GUST                       33
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 FW SC FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       69 70 85 86 91 90 74 52 24 27 21 41 61 80 85 70 55 60 65 68 70
POP 12HR                     60          60           5          30           5
QPF 12HR                   0.21        0.07           0        0.06           0
RAIN                                                  C  C  C  C              S
RAIN SHWRS             SC NM NM NM IS
SNOW                                                        C  C
TSTMS                  IS IS
LAL               1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 17 29 26 19<10<10<10 30 41 43 33<10 20 20<10 21 49 61 53
T WIND DIR        S  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N  N NW  W SW
T WIND SPD        8  6 13 20 34 36 26 21 20 23 18 14  9 12 13 10  5  6  5  5  9
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD EX GD FR PR PR GD EX GD FR PR FR FR PR PR FR GD GD


DATE          SAT 03/28/15  SUN 03/29/15  MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15
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     35    59      41    71      43    68      45    70
TEMP          39 35 54 54   45 42 66 65   48 44 65 63   49 46 67 67
DEWPT         32 33 38 38   38 39 44 44   41 38 41 39   43 42 51 51
RH            76 92 54 54   76 89 45 46   77 79 41 41   80 86 56 56
PWIND DIR         S     E      SE    NW      NE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         20     0       0     5      10    10      20    20
RAIN           S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                              IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-252230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
447 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

DATE             WED 03/25/15            THU 03/26/15            FRI 03/27/15
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                      58          31          51          30          51
TEMP             36 47 56 55 47 44 40 36 31 37 46 50 48 40 35 32 30 38 47 51 48
DEWPT            35 40 42 38 35 32 31 28 26 26 25 25 26 27 28 27 26 26 27 27 27
MIN/MAX RH                   50          81          38          88          39
RH               96 76 59 53 63 62 70 72 81 64 43 37 42 59 75 81 85 62 45 39 44
WIND DIR         NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NE  E
WIND SPD          2  2 12 19 18 14 10  8  6 11 11 10  6  5  4  4  4  6  6  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 SC SC FW SC SC SC B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       78 79 80 75 88 82 47 35 21 29 32 50 76 78 81 65 50 57 65 70 75
POP 12HR                     50          50          10          30           5
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.03           0        0.08           0
RAIN                                                  C  C  C  C              S
RAIN SHWRS                SC SC SC
SNOW                                                        C  C
OBVIS            F+
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 13 20 21<10<10<10<10 27 39 43 16<10<10<10<10 20 55 61<10
T WIND DIR       NW  S NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N  N NW  N NW NW  W SE
T WIND SPD        3  1 17 31 29 24 19 16 13 21 19 13 10 12 10  4  8  6  8  4  4
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD FR PR
DENSE FOG         Y  Y


DATE          SAT 03/28/15  SUN 03/29/15  MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15
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     33    55      40    69      41    67      43    70
TEMP          37 33 50 53   45 41 65 63   45 41 63 62   47 44 67 68
DEWPT         29 30 33 35   36 38 40 40   38 34 36 36   38 37 46 46
RH            72 89 52 50   70 89 40 43   76 76 36 38   71 76 47 45
PWIND DIR        SE    SE       S     W       N    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 SC FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         20     0       5    10      10    10      10    10
RAIN           S  S
SNOW              S

$$

KSZ012-252230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
447 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

DATE             WED 03/25/15            THU 03/26/15            FRI 03/27/15
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          29          49          28          50
TEMP             36 43 52 52 46 42 38 33 29 36 44 49 46 38 33 30 29 37 46 50 48
DEWPT            35 39 41 37 34 32 30 27 25 25 25 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 27 26 27
MIN/MAX RH                   54          84          40          91          39
RH               96 86 66 56 63 67 73 78 85 64 47 40 45 62 75 85 88 64 47 39 44
WIND DIR         SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NE  E
WIND SPD          2  3 11 18 16 12 10  8  6 11 11 10  6  5  4  4  5  6  6  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 SC SC FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       80 84 85 79 88 78 40 34 21 29 33 51 80 73 63 55 47 55 63 69 75
POP 12HR                     50          50          10          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.01           0        0.07           0
RAIN                                                  S  S  S  S              S
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS SC SC SC
SNOW                                                        S  S
OBVIS            F+
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 24 19<10<10<10<10 26 39 44 19<10<10<10<10 21 63 64 23
T WIND DIR       SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N  N NW  N NW NW NW  S
T WIND SPD        3  3 14 25 25 20 18 16 13 21 20 14 12 12  6  8 10 10 10  5  5
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR
DENSE FOG         Y  Y


DATE          SAT 03/28/15  SUN 03/29/15  MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15
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     32    54      39    68      39    67      42    70
TEMP          37 32 48 51   44 40 64 61   43 40 63 61   45 42 66 68
DEWPT         28 29 32 35   34 36 40 40   36 33 36 37   38 36 46 47
RH            70 88 54 54   68 85 41 46   76 76 36 41   76 79 48 47
PWIND DIR        SE    SE       S     W       N    SE      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 SC FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR         20     5       5    10       5    10      10    10
RAIN           S  S
SNOW              S

$$

KSZ012-252230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
447 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

DATE             WED 03/25/15            THU 03/26/15            FRI 03/27/15
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          28          49          27          49
TEMP             34 41 50 51 46 41 36 32 28 35 44 48 45 37 32 29 27 36 45 49 47
DEWPT            33 37 39 36 34 32 30 27 25 25 24 25 25 25 25 24 23 23 24 24 24
MIN/MAX RH                   56          88          39          87          37
RH               96 85 66 56 63 70 79 81 88 66 45 40 45 61 75 81 85 59 43 37 40
WIND DIR          W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  N NW NW  N  N  N NW  N  N  N NE  E
WIND SPD          2  3 11 16 13  9 10  8  6 11 12 11  9  6  4  4  5  6  6  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 SC SC FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       82 87 87 82 88 76 35 33 20 28 31 52 80 74 63 55 47 52 57 66 75
POP 12HR                     40          30          10          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.01           0        0.04           0
RAIN                                                  S  S                    S
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS SC SC IS
OBVIS            F+
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 13 26 17<10<10<10<10 25 40 46 45 23<10<10<10 16 75 73 62
T WIND DIR       NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N NW  N  N  N NW  N NW NW NW SW
T WIND SPD        1  4 12 23 26 19 20 16 13 20 20 16 16 16  8  8 10 12 13  8  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX GD PR PR PR FR EX GD GD
DENSE FOG         Y  Y


DATE          SAT 03/28/15  SUN 03/29/15  MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15
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     30    53      39    68      38    67      41    70
TEMP          35 31 47 51   43 40 64 60   43 39 63 60   45 41 66 68
DEWPT         26 29 31 34   33 35 40 40   36 32 36 37   37 35 46 46
RH            69 92 53 52   67 82 41 47   76 76 36 42   73 79 48 45
PWIND DIR        SE    SE       S     W       N     S      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 SC SC   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR         20     5       5    10       5    10       5    10
RAIN           S  S
SNOW              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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