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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
448 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

KSZ058-012215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
448 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

DATE             WED 04/01/15            THU 04/02/15            FRI 04/03/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      83          59          70          42          56
TEMP             52 65 77 83 80 70 65 62 59 63 68 70 67 54 49 45 42 48 53 56 54
DEWPT            46 56 57 58 57 58 59 59 57 53 55 53 49 47 44 41 38 35 33 28 25
MIN/MAX RH                   43          93          52          86          31
RH               80 73 50 43 45 66 81 90 93 70 63 55 52 77 83 86 86 60 46 34 32
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NE NE NE NE  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          9 13 21 25 21 23 24 10  6 14 13 13 11 12 13 17 23 24 19 19 13
WIND GUST           25       33 34 36
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC FW SC B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       34 45 28 32 19 40 73 99100 79 57 64 71 74 77 80 83 66 48 29  9
POP 12HR                     20          80          40          40          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.27        0.04        0.11        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS    SC  O SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                     IS IS    SC  O SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  2  2  2  2  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 32 42 36 15 11<10<10 18 28 41 30 11 12<10 25 26 47 52 49
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NE  N NE NE  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       18 26 34 36 41 43 40 20 13 25 17 13 14 25 28 33 40 37 32 28 26
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX GD GD PR PR GD GD GD GD FR FR PR EX EX EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15  MON 04/06/15  TUE 04/07/15
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    65      43    67      48    73      56    75
TEMP          39 33 59 63   49 43 62 65   53 48 68 71   61 56 72 71
DEWPT         26 26 30 30   31 35 43 42   45 48 55 56   57 54 51 47
RH            59 75 33 29   50 73 50 43   74100 63 59   87 93 48 42
PWIND DIR         W    SW       S     S       S     S       S    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>     15>   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 SC   SC B1 SC B1
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      20    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                                IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                     IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-012215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
448 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

DATE             WED 04/01/15            THU 04/02/15            FRI 04/03/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      83          54          66          41          54
TEMP             51 64 77 83 80 67 62 57 54 59 64 66 64 52 48 44 41 46 51 54 52
DEWPT            40 49 58 56 58 59 58 56 53 49 46 44 40 39 38 36 34 33 29 26 23
MIN/MAX RH                   39          97          40          76          31
RH               66 58 52 40 47 75 87 96 96 69 52 45 41 61 68 73 76 60 42 34 32
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  N  N  N NE NE  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          8 13 20 23 19 19 18  3 12 14 13 13 12  9 11 16 21 17 17 17 11
WIND GUST           26       29 32    18
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC SC FW SC OV OV OV B2 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)        8 19 28 36 18 42 91100 98 74 50 56 62 73 82 81 79 65 50 31 12
POP 12HR                     20          80          30          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.50        0.02        0.06        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC NM  O SC SC       IS IS IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                        IS SC NM  O
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 31 43 37<10<10<10 11 16 31 40 30<10<10<10 14 25 50 53 46
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  N  N  N NE NE  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       16 27 34 37 40 39 35  6 23 20 20 17 24 18 20 29 36 28 26 27 24
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX EX FR PR PR FR FR GD EX EX PR PR FR GD EX EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15  MON 04/06/15  TUE 04/07/15
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    65      43    68      48    73      53    71
TEMP          38 33 59 63   49 43 63 66   53 48 69 71   58 53 68 68
DEWPT         25 24 32 31   30 33 40 41   44 47 52 52   54 51 45 42
RH            59 69 36 30   48 67 43 40   71 96 55 51   86 93 43 39
PWIND DIR         W    SW       S     S       S     S       S     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   B1 B1 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      20    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                                IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                     IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-012215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
448 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

DATE             WED 04/01/15            THU 04/02/15            FRI 04/03/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      83          53          66          40          53
TEMP             50 64 77 83 79 66 60 56 53 58 63 66 63 51 47 43 40 45 50 53 51
DEWPT            38 47 57 56 57 58 57 55 52 47 44 42 39 38 37 35 33 32 28 25 24
MIN/MAX RH                   40          99          40          76          33
RH               63 54 50 40 47 75 90 96 96 67 50 42 41 61 68 73 76 60 42 33 34
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         10 16 21 23 19 20 14  8 13 14 13 12 11  8 11 14 19 16 18 17 11
WIND GUST           27    33 31 33
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL FW FW SC FW B1 OV OV OV B2 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)        5 16 20 36 25 59 96100 98 72 44 58 71 76 81 82 82 65 47 29 11
POP 12HR                     20          80          30          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.57        0.02        0.05        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC  O  O SC SC       IS IS IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                        IS SC  O  O
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 28 43 39<10<10<10 10 17 33 39 33<10<10<10 10 25 50 55 45
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       19 29 33 37 42 40 28 16 25 20 20 16 24 16 21 26 29 25 26 27 24
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR FR FR GD GD EX PR PR PR FR GD EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15  MON 04/06/15  TUE 04/07/15
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    65      42    68      47    71      52    70
TEMP          38 33 59 62   48 42 63 66   52 47 67 69   57 52 67 67
DEWPT         25 25 32 32   31 33 40 42   43 45 51 51   52 50 45 42
RH            59 72 36 32   51 70 43 42   71 93 56 53   83 93 45 40
PWIND DIR         W    SW       S     S       S     S       S     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   B1 B1 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      20    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                                IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                     IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-012215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
448 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

DATE             WED 04/01/15            THU 04/02/15            FRI 04/03/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      83          53          66          40          53
TEMP             50 64 77 83 80 66 60 56 53 58 63 66 63 52 47 43 40 45 50 53 51
DEWPT            37 46 55 57 57 57 57 55 52 46 43 40 38 38 36 35 33 32 28 24 23
MIN/MAX RH                   41          99          37          75          31
RH               61 52 47 41 45 73 90 96 96 64 48 38 39 59 65 73 76 60 42 32 33
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         11 17 21 24 21 20 12 11 13 13 13 12 11  8 11 14 17 16 18 17 11
WIND GUST           28       32 35
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL FW FW SC FW B2 OV OV OV B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)        5 10 14 37 21 77 98100 98 69 39 55 72 76 80 82 82 64 45 29 12
POP 12HR                     20          80          30          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.72        0.01        0.05        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC  O  O SC SC       IS IS IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                        IS SC  O  O
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  2  2  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 27 45 38 17<10<10<10 18 38 44 33<10<10<10 15 24 47 55 44
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       18 27 33 37 42 44 25 23 27 19 19 16 20 13 19 21 28 24 27 27 24
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR GD EX GD GD PR PR PR GD GD EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15  MON 04/06/15  TUE 04/07/15
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    65      42    68      46    70      50    70
TEMP          37 32 59 62   48 42 63 66   51 46 66 68   55 50 66 67
DEWPT         24 24 33 33   32 33 40 42   43 44 50 51   51 50 46 41
RH            59 72 37 33   54 70 43 42   74 93 56 54   86100 48 39
PWIND DIR         W    SW       S     S       S     S       S     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC B1 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      20    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                                IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                     IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS

$$


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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