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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
435 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

KSZ058-062215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
435 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

DATE             WED 05/06/15            THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15
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                      74          64          77          61          77
TEMP             60 66 71 74 73 68 66 65 64 70 75 77 75 68 65 63 61 68 74 77 75
DEWPT            60 61 63 63 62 60 60 60 62 64 65 65 64 63 62 60 61 65 65 66 65
MIN/MAX RH                   69          91          66          99          69
RH              100 84 76 69 68 76 81 84 93 81 71 67 69 84 90 90100 90 74 69 71
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  E  S  S  S
WIND SPD         16 19 24 24 24 18 16 21 19 20 20 17 13 10  8  9  8  5 10  8  6
WIND GUST        26 32 34       28
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)      100 95 86 73 64 69 72 75 77 75 66 66 73 77 87 93 92 89 72 83 91
POP 12HR                     80          30          50          70          50
QPF 12HR                   0.18        0.05        0.23        0.80        0.33
RAIN SHWRS        O NM SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS            IS IS SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC NM
LAL               2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 14 34 31 25 15 11<10<10 15 36 23 26<10<10<10<10<10 48 26 11
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SE SE
T WIND SPD       27 32 36 40 43 39 28 39 36 39 32 29 26 19 16 17 14  9 13 10  8
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX GD FR FR FR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD FR PR


DATE          SAT 05/09/15  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15  TUE 05/12/15
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     61    75      62    76      51    67      47    68
TEMP          64 61 72 73   65 62 74 73   57 51 64 64   51 47 64 65
DEWPT         61 60 63 63   63 61 62 59   54 48 50 49   46 45 47 48
RH            90 97 73 71   93 97 66 62   90 89 60 58   83 93 54 54
PWIND DIR        SE     E      SE     S       W    NW      NW     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B2   OV B2 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR         70    50      70    30      30    20      10     5
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM SC SC   NM NM SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         NM NM SC SC   NM NM SC SC   SC SC

$$

KSZ024-062215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
435 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

DATE             WED 05/06/15            THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15
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                      73          64          77          60          73
TEMP             62 67 71 73 72 68 66 65 64 70 75 77 75 67 63 61 60 66 70 73 71
DEWPT            59 61 62 62 61 59 59 59 61 64 65 64 63 61 61 60 59 58 61 60 61
MIN/MAX RH                   69          88          63          98          63
RH               90 81 73 68 68 73 78 81 90 81 71 64 66 81 93 97 96 75 73 64 71
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NE NE  E NE NE
WIND SPD         16 18 21 21 21 18 20 19 19 19 18 14 10  6  8  5  8  9  3  5  5
WIND GUST           29    32    28
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100 94 92 78 72 76 77 79 81 76 72 66 77 81 89 98 91 83 83 73 81
POP 12HR                     80          40          50          70          60
QPF 12HR                   0.21        0.07        0.29        0.65        0.37
RAIN SHWRS        O NM SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM
TSTMS            IS IS SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM
LAL               2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 15 33 31 26 15 11<10<10 19 31 44 16<10<10<10<10 18 27 27 25
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  W NE NE NE  N NE
T WIND SPD       29 32 35 34 42 36 35 35 35 36 39 31 24 12 16 10 13 14  4 10 12
SMOKE DISP       FR GD EX EX EX GD GD FR FR EX EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR PR FR FR


DATE          SAT 05/09/15  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15  TUE 05/12/15
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     59    73      61    76      51    66      46    67
TEMP          62 59 70 71   63 61 73 73   56 51 63 63   51 46 63 64
DEWPT         59 58 60 60   61 60 61 56   52 48 49 45   43 43 45 44
RH            90 96 71 68   93 97 66 55   86 89 60 52   74 89 52 48
PWIND DIR        NE     E      SE     S       W    NW      NW     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 B2   OV B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         70    50      70    30      30    20      10     5
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM SC SC   NM NM SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         NM NM SC SC   NM NM SC SC   SC SC

$$

KSZ012-062215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
435 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

DATE             WED 05/06/15            THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15
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                      72          64          77          59          72
TEMP             62 67 70 72 71 67 66 65 64 70 74 77 75 66 63 60 59 65 69 72 70
DEWPT            59 61 62 62 61 59 59 58 60 63 65 64 63 62 61 58 57 56 60 59 60
MIN/MAX RH                   71          87          64          95          63
RH               90 81 76 71 71 75 78 78 87 78 74 64 66 87 93 93 93 73 73 64 71
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NE  N NE NE  N
WIND SPD         14 18 21 21 21 18 19 17 19 19 17 14 11  8  6  5  6  8  5  5  6
WIND GUST           29    32 32 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       99 95 91 85 68 74 78 81 77 72 68 66 84 83 88 89 87 86 83 74 77
POP 12HR                     80          40          50          70          50
QPF 12HR                   0.22        0.08        0.25        0.58        0.35
RAIN SHWRS        O NM SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS            IS IS SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC NM
LAL               2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 19 32 34 26 19 11<10<10 19 28 45<10<10<10<10<10 20 28 31 22
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       26 31 35 34 41 36 34 34 36 36 37 34 23 16 13 11 12 14  8  6 16
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX EX GD FR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR GD


DATE          SAT 05/09/15  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15  TUE 05/12/15
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     58    72      61    76      51    65      46    66
TEMP          61 58 69 70   63 61 73 72   56 51 63 63   50 46 62 63
DEWPT         58 57 59 60   60 60 61 56   52 48 49 46   43 42 44 45
RH            90 96 70 71   90 97 66 57   86 89 60 54   77 86 52 52
PWIND DIR        NE    NE       E     S       W    NW      NW     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 B2   OV B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         60    50      70    40      30    10      10     5
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM SC SC   NM NM SC SC   SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM SC SC   NM NM SC SC   SC SC

$$

KSZ012-062215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
435 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

DATE             WED 05/06/15            THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15
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                      72          64          77          58          72
TEMP             63 67 70 72 71 67 66 65 64 70 75 77 75 66 62 60 58 64 69 71 70
DEWPT            58 60 61 62 61 59 59 58 60 62 64 64 63 61 60 57 56 55 59 58 60
MIN/MAX RH                   70          86          64          93          63
RH               84 78 73 71 71 75 78 78 87 76 69 64 66 84 93 90 93 73 70 63 71
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  N  N NE NE  N
WIND SPD         13 18 21 21 21 17 19 18 20 20 18 17 12  9  8  6  6  6  8  5  8
WIND GUST           29 32 32 32 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       95 92 94 85 68 73 76 79 71 66 67 65 86 73 85 86 85 87 83 69 71
POP 12HR                     70          60          50          60          50
QPF 12HR                   0.23        0.11        0.22        0.50        0.31
RAIN SHWRS       NM NM SC SC IS SC NM NM SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            IS IS SC SC IS SC NM NM SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 21 34 34 22 11<10<10<10 19 25 47<10<10<10<10<10 21 29 32 23
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  N  N  N NW  N
T WIND SPD       20 28 33 34 35 31 31 33 36 36 34 34 21 14 12 10 12 12  8  8 14
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX FR FR FR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR


DATE          SAT 05/09/15  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15  TUE 05/12/15
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     57    71      60    76      51    65      45    66
TEMP          60 57 69 70   63 60 72 72   56 51 62 62   50 45 62 62
DEWPT         58 55 59 60   60 59 61 56   52 48 49 45   43 42 44 45
RH            93 93 70 71   90 96 68 57   86 89 62 54   77 89 52 54
PWIND DIR        NE    NE       E     S       W    NW      NW     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 B2   OV B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         50    50      70    40      30    20      10     5
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   NM NM SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC   NM NM SC SC   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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