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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
408 AM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

KSZ058-162215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
408 AM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

DATE             SAT 05/16/15            SUN 05/17/15            MON 05/18/15
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                      77          63          81          56          73
TEMP             64 70 75 77 75 69 66 64 63 71 78 81 78 67 62 58 56 64 69 72 69
DEWPT            64 65 66 67 67 64 63 62 61 62 58 55 58 57 56 57 53 59 56 56 53
MIN/MAX RH                   70          95          41          96          53
RH              100 84 74 71 76 84 90 93 93 73 50 41 50 70 81 96 90 84 63 57 57
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S SW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         13 14 17 19 19 20 18 19 16 19 19 19 11  9  8  8  6  8 10 10 11
WIND GUST              27
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 OV OV B2 B2 OV B1 SC FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       31 59 88 91 87 87 88 68 34 16  9  8 26 18 34 49 38 58 26 26 12
POP 12HR                     70          80          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.24        0.43           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC NM NM NM  O SC
TSTMS            IS SC SC NM NM NM  O SC
LAL               3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  6  6  6  6  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 18 32 26 20 11<10<10<10 20 38 20<10<10<10<10<10 17 31 31 31
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  W  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       25 26 28 33 36 37 35 33 32 34 35 28 21 17 14 14 14 16 18 18 18
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX GD PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          TUE 05/19/15  WED 05/20/15  THU 05/21/15  FRI 05/22/15
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     47    66      50    62      49    68      54    72
TEMP          53 47 63 64   54 50 60 61   52 49 64 66   57 54 68 69
DEWPT         47 42 44 47   47 48 53 52   49 48 52 54   53 53 57 59
RH            80 83 50 54   77 93 78 72   89 96 65 65   86 96 68 70
PWIND DIR         N    NE       E    NE      NE    NE       E     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1   B2 OV OV B2   B2 B2 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR          5    10      70    70      30    10      20    30
RAIN SHWRS                  NM NM NM NM   SC SC         IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                       IS IS IS IS                 IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ024-162215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
408 AM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

DATE             SAT 05/16/15            SUN 05/17/15            MON 05/18/15
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                      77          63          81          54          68
TEMP             64 70 74 77 75 69 66 64 63 71 77 80 77 65 60 56 54 60 66 68 65
DEWPT            64 65 66 66 65 64 62 61 60 61 56 54 55 54 53 51 48 49 47 48 46
MIN/MAX RH                   68          92          39          84          47
RH              100 84 76 69 71 84 87 90 90 71 48 41 47 68 78 83 80 67 50 49 50
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         11 13 14 16 16 19 18 17 13 17 18 17 10  6  6  5  9 12 11 11 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       31 60 88 92 80 81 86 68 37 17 11  7 21  9 25 26 22 10 17 10 13
POP 12HR                     60          70          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.28        0.49           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC SC NM NM NM NM
TSTMS               SC SC SC NM NM NM NM
LAL               3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  6  6  6  6  4  4  6  6  6  6  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 18 33 24 16<10<10<10<10 22 41 22<10<10<10<10<10 18 33 27 20
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW NW  N  N NW NW  N
T WIND SPD       20 23 25 28 31 34 35 31 27 32 35 28 20 16 13 13 16 18 19 19 18
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX GD GD FR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD


DATE          TUE 05/19/15  WED 05/20/15  THU 05/21/15  FRI 05/22/15
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     45    64      48    60      48    67      53    71
TEMP          50 45 60 62   52 48 57 58   50 48 63 65   56 53 67 68
DEWPT         43 39 40 43   45 46 48 49   46 46 49 50   50 51 54 55
RH            77 79 47 50   77 93 72 72   86 93 60 58   80 93 63 63
PWIND DIR         N    NE      NE    NE      NE    NE       E     E
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC B1   B2 OV OV B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR          5     5      60    70      20    10      20    30
RAIN SHWRS                  NM NM NM NM   IS IS         IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                       IS IS IS IS                 IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ012-162215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
408 AM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

DATE             SAT 05/16/15            SUN 05/17/15            MON 05/18/15
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                      77          63          80          53          67
TEMP             64 70 74 77 75 69 66 64 63 71 77 80 77 65 59 55 53 59 64 67 64
DEWPT            64 65 66 66 65 64 62 60 61 61 58 56 56 55 53 50 47 47 46 48 45
MIN/MAX RH                   68          92          43          83          48
RH              100 84 76 69 71 84 87 87 93 71 52 44 48 70 80 83 80 64 52 50 50
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         11 14 13 14 13 18 18 17 14 17 19 17 10  8  6  6 10 13 12 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       33 60 88 92 80 81 87 71 42 27 13  8 19 20 22 27 23 11 17 11 14
POP 12HR                     60          70          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.26        0.57           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC SC NM NM NM NM
TSTMS               SC SC SC NM NM NM NM
LAL               3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  6  6  6  6  4  4  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 18 34 25 16<10<10<10<10 22 42 22<10<10<10<10<10 19 35 37 39
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW  N NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       23 25 26 27 29 33 35 32 29 34 37 29 20 16 13 13 17 19 20 20 20
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX GD GD FR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 05/19/15  WED 05/20/15  THU 05/21/15  FRI 05/22/15
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     44    63      48    59      47    66      52    71
TEMP          49 44 59 61   51 48 57 58   50 47 63 65   55 52 67 68
DEWPT         42 39 40 42   44 44 48 47   46 45 49 49   50 49 54 55
RH            77 82 49 49   77 86 72 67   86 93 60 56   83 89 63 63
PWIND DIR         N    NE      NE    NE      NE    NE       E    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC B1   B2 OV OV B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR          5     5      60    70      20    10      20    30
RAIN SHWRS                  NM NM NM NM   IS IS         IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                       IS IS IS IS                 IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ012-162215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
408 AM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

DATE             SAT 05/16/15            SUN 05/17/15            MON 05/18/15
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                      78          63          81          53          67
TEMP             64 70 75 77 76 69 66 64 63 71 77 80 77 65 59 55 53 59 64 66 64
DEWPT            63 65 65 65 64 64 62 60 61 61 58 56 56 56 54 51 47 46 45 47 44
MIN/MAX RH                   66          92          43          86          47
RH               97 84 71 67 66 84 87 87 93 71 52 44 48 73 83 86 80 62 50 50 48
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  W NW NW  N NW NW  N
WIND SPD         11 14 14 16 12 19 17 14 16 19 20 18 12  8  8  6 10 13 13 13 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 OV OV B2 B2 OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       36 62 88 92 84 85 88 71 42 29 14  9 20 16 22 29 24 12 17 11 15
POP 12HR                     60          70          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.23        0.60           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC SC NM NM NM NM
TSTMS               IS SC SC NM NM NM NM
LAL               3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  6  6  4  4  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 19 35 24 14<10<10<10<10 22 42 22<10<10<10<10<10 19 36 38 40
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       20 24 27 27 28 31 33 33 32 36 39 32 23 17 13 16 19 21 23 23 23
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX GD GD FR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 05/19/15  WED 05/20/15  THU 05/21/15  FRI 05/22/15
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     44    63      47    59      47    67      51    71
TEMP          49 44 59 61   51 47 57 58   50 47 63 65   54 51 67 68
DEWPT         41 38 41 42   43 43 47 47   45 44 48 48   49 48 53 54
RH            74 79 51 49   74 86 69 67   83 89 58 54   83 89 61 61
PWIND DIR         N     N      NE    NE      NE    NE       E    SE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC B1   B2 OV OV B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR          0     5      60    70      20    10      20    30
RAIN SHWRS                  NM NM NM NM   IS IS         IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                       IS IS IS IS                 IS IS SC SC

$$


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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