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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
408 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

KSZ058-142215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
408 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

DATE             TUE 04/14/15            WED 04/15/15            THU 04/16/15
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                      65          47          66          50          71
TEMP             46 55 63 64 61 56 50 49 47 55 62 66 64 57 54 52 50 59 67 71 69
DEWPT            36 37 34 34 36 37 42 44 45 46 51 51 52 52 51 50 50 54 57 57 58
MIN/MAX RH                   32          91          61          99          60
RH               68 51 34 32 39 49 74 83 93 72 67 58 65 83 90 93100 83 70 61 68
WIND DIR         NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          6  9 11 10 10  9  8  6  6  9  9 10 10  8  8  6  8  9 10 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       69 67 64 67 70 78 86 86 93 97 88 77 70 66 76 86 90 94 89 83 78
POP 12HR                     20          30          20          20          40
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.06        0.01        0.01        0.14
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC SC SC IS IS             IS IS SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS                              IS IS                         SC SC SC SC NM
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3
HAINES            5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 15 41 46 45 36<10<10<10 21 28 44 24<10<10<10<10 10 24 41 28
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD       12 16 19 13 17 20  9 10  8 10 10 14 18 13 12 12 14 16 19 23 10
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX GD EX EX PR PR PR FR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX FR


DATE          FRI 04/17/15  SAT 04/18/15  SUN 04/19/15  MON 04/20/15
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     53    70      52    67      48    67      44    66
TEMP          58 53 67 68   57 52 64 65   53 48 63 65   50 44 62 65
DEWPT         55 53 57 55   52 50 51 50   47 46 52 49   43 40 42 40
RH            90100 70 63   83 93 63 58   80 93 67 56   77 86 48 40
PWIND DIR         E    NE      NE    NE       E     N      NW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         60    50      40    50      40    40      20    20
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         NM NM SC SC   IS IS SC SC   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ024-142215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
408 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

DATE             TUE 04/14/15            WED 04/15/15            THU 04/16/15
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                      67          48          64          50          70
TEMP             47 57 65 66 63 57 50 49 48 55 61 64 63 56 53 51 50 58 66 70 68
DEWPT            30 31 30 33 36 37 39 40 42 46 48 50 51 51 50 49 50 53 56 55 56
MIN/MAX RH                   27          81          62         100          60
RH               51 37 27 29 36 47 66 71 80 72 62 60 65 83 89 93100 83 70 59 65
WIND DIR          E  E  E SE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E SE  E  E
WIND SPD          3  6 11 10  8  6  6  5  8 10 10 11 10  8  6  5  6  9  9  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS (%)       58 55 53 60 67 74 80 83 90 98 94 88 81 87 91 94 96 97 94 89 86
POP 12HR                      5          30          20          20          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.05        0.01        0.01        0.06
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS SC SC IS IS             IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                              IS IS                         SC SC SC SC IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 12 46 52 36<10<10<10<10 18 30 35 16<10<10<10<10<10 31 29 17
T WIND DIR        E  E  E SE SE  E SE  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
T WIND SPD       10 12 17 13 14 12  9 10 13 18 14 17 19 16 11 11 12 16 20 16 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR


DATE          FRI 04/17/15  SAT 04/18/15  SUN 04/19/15  MON 04/20/15
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     53    69      51    66      47    65      44    64
TEMP          57 53 66 67   55 51 63 64   52 47 62 63   49 44 60 64
DEWPT         54 53 55 52   50 46 44 45   44 44 47 46   41 39 40 36
RH            90100 68 59   83 83 50 50   74 89 58 54   74 82 47 35
PWIND DIR         E    NE      NE    NE      NE    NE      NW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50    40      30    40      40    40      30    20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC   IS IS SC SC   SC SC

$$

KSZ012-142215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
408 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

DATE             TUE 04/14/15            WED 04/15/15            THU 04/16/15
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                      68          47          64          48          69
TEMP             46 56 66 67 64 57 50 49 47 54 61 64 63 55 52 50 48 57 65 69 67
DEWPT            30 31 30 33 35 36 38 39 41 45 47 49 50 50 49 48 48 53 56 55 56
MIN/MAX RH                   26          80          62         100          61
RH               53 38 26 28 34 45 63 68 79 71 60 58 62 83 89 93100 86 73 61 68
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE SE SE SE  E  E SE SE SE SE  E SE  E  E  E SE  E  E
WIND SPD          3  6 11 10  8  6  8  5  8 11 11 11 10  8  6  4  5  9  9  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS (%)       51 51 50 57 62 67 71 77 87 98 94 94 83 89 91 93 95 96 92 88 84
POP 12HR                      5          30          20          20          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.05        0.01        0.01        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS SC IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                              IS IS                         SC SC SC SC IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 52 53 38<10<10<10<10 19 28 28 19<10<10<10<10<10 22 28 16
T WIND DIR        E  E SE SE SE SE SE  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  E
T WIND SPD        8  9 17 13 13 12 10  9 13 19 16 16 19 13 10  6  9 13 14 12 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE          FRI 04/17/15  SAT 04/18/15  SUN 04/19/15  MON 04/20/15
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     52    69      50    66      47    65      43    64
TEMP          56 52 66 67   55 50 63 64   51 47 61 62   49 43 60 63
DEWPT         53 52 55 52   49 46 43 44   43 44 47 45   41 39 39 36
RH            90100 68 59   80 86 48 48   74 89 60 54   74 86 46 36
PWIND DIR        NE    NE       N    NE      NE    NE      NW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50    40      30    30      40    40      30    20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC   IS IS SC SC   SC SC

$$

KSZ012-142215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
408 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

DATE             TUE 04/14/15            WED 04/15/15            THU 04/16/15
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                      69          48          64          48          69
TEMP             44 55 65 68 65 58 51 49 48 54 61 64 62 55 52 50 48 57 65 69 67
DEWPT            33 37 31 31 33 35 38 38 40 44 46 48 49 48 48 47 47 52 55 54 54
MIN/MAX RH                   26          76          59          99          60
RH               65 51 28 25 30 42 61 66 74 69 58 56 62 77 86 89 96 83 70 59 63
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE SE SE SE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E SE  E  E  E
WIND SPD          3  5 11  9  9  6  8  5  9 12 13 11 11  8  5  3  5  8  8  6  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       47 46 45 55 64 68 71 71 88 98 94 96 85 89 90 91 90 89 87 84 81
POP 12HR                      5          30          20          20          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.05        0.02        0.01        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS IS SC IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS SC SC SC
TSTMS                              IS IS                         IS IS SC SC IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 54 57 44<10<10<10<10 19 27 31 22<10<10<10<10<10 21 32 15
T WIND DIR        E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  E NE
T WIND SPD        5  8 16 13 13 13 13 11 17 23 19 16 19 14 10  8  9 14 10  9 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          FRI 04/17/15  SAT 04/18/15  SUN 04/19/15  MON 04/20/15
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     52    69      50    66      46    64      44    63
TEMP          56 52 66 67   55 50 63 64   51 46 61 62   49 44 59 63
DEWPT         52 52 55 52   49 44 43 43   42 43 46 45   41 39 38 35
RH            86100 68 59   80 80 48 46   71 89 58 54   74 82 45 35
PWIND DIR        NE    NE      NE    NE      NE    NE      NW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50    50      30    30      50    40      30    20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC   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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