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FNUS83 KTOP 290934
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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
434 AM CDT WED APR 29 2015

KSZ058-292230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
434 AM CDT WED APR 29 2015

DATE             WED 04/29/15            THU 04/30/15            FRI 05/01/15
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          45          75          48          75
TEMP             44 63 71 74 69 58 52 48 46 63 71 75 72 58 53 50 49 63 71 75 73
DEWPT            40 44 41 42 42 44 42 42 40 41 41 43 43 43 43 43 43 46 47 50 53
MIN/MAX RH                   32          83          31          83          41
RH               86 50 34 32 37 59 69 80 79 44 34 32 35 57 69 77 80 54 42 41 49
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5  8 11 10  9  6  5  4  3  4  5  5  5  6  6  5  4  8 10  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       17 17 16 14 12 11 10  9  8  9  9  9  8 11 13 26 39 39 45 58 70
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 67 75 62<10<10<10<10 47 60 65 57<10<10<10<10 17 44 53 47
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        8 12 14 12 12 10  8  8  6  6  6  4  6  9  9  9 10 16 10  6  5
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD FR GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR


DATE          SAT 05/02/15  SUN 05/03/15  MON 05/04/15  TUE 05/05/15
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     55    78      61    80      61    77      59    72
TEMP          59 56 75 75   64 61 77 77   64 61 75 74   62 59 71 70
DEWPT         53 51 54 55   56 55 56 57   57 57 60 60   59 57 60 58
RH            80 83 48 50   75 81 48 50   78 87 60 62   90 93 68 66
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1   SC B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         10    20      20    10      40    50      50    50
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS   IS IS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               IS IS   IS IS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-292230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
434 AM CDT WED APR 29 2015

DATE             WED 04/29/15            THU 04/30/15            FRI 05/01/15
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          45          74          48          73
TEMP             47 62 69 72 68 57 52 48 46 61 70 74 71 58 53 50 49 61 69 73 71
DEWPT            42 44 40 42 44 44 41 39 38 39 40 41 41 42 42 42 42 45 47 50 53
MIN/MAX RH                   34          76          30          79          44
RH               83 52 35 34 42 62 66 71 73 44 33 30 34 55 66 74 77 56 45 44 53
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6  9 10  9  8  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  8  9  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       20 20 20 19 17 13  9  9  8  8  8  8  8 12 15 24 33 47 58 67 64
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                                            IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 13 65 69 55<10<10<10<10 14 59 66 55<10<10<10<10 11 40 56 44
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  S
T WIND SPD       12 13 12 11 11 10  9 10  9  8  5  4  6 10 10 10 11 14 11  8 10
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD FR GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          SAT 05/02/15  SUN 05/03/15  MON 05/04/15  TUE 05/05/15
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     54    77      60    80      61    76      58    72
TEMP          58 55 73 75   64 61 77 77   65 61 74 74   61 58 70 69
DEWPT         52 51 55 53   55 55 56 56   56 57 59 58   58 56 58 56
RH            80 86 53 46   73 81 48 48   73 87 59 57   90 93 66 63
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S       S     S       S    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC   SC B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         20    20      20    10      50    50      50    50
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS   IS IS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS   IS IS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-292230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
434 AM CDT WED APR 29 2015

DATE             WED 04/29/15            THU 04/30/15            FRI 05/01/15
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          44          74          48          73
TEMP             46 62 69 72 68 57 51 47 46 61 70 74 71 58 53 49 49 61 69 73 71
DEWPT            42 44 41 43 43 43 40 39 38 39 40 41 42 42 42 41 42 46 48 51 53
MIN/MAX RH                   35          77          30          79          44
RH               86 52 36 35 40 59 66 74 73 44 33 30 35 55 66 74 77 58 47 46 53
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6  8  9  9  6  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  8  9  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       19 19 20 19 19 14  8  8  7  8  8  8  8 10 12 19 26 43 63 64 62
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                                            IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2
HAINES            4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 14 65 72 62<10<10<10<10 15 63 69 57<10<10<10<10 12 46 60 48
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  S
T WIND SPD        9 12 12 12 12  8  6  6  5  8  5  4  5  8  9  9 10 14 11  5  8
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD FR GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          SAT 05/02/15  SUN 05/03/15  MON 05/04/15  TUE 05/05/15
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     54    76      59    79      61    76      57    72
TEMP          59 55 72 74   63 60 76 77   64 61 74 74   60 57 70 69
DEWPT         53 51 56 55   55 55 57 57   56 57 60 58   58 55 58 57
RH            80 86 57 51   75 84 52 50   75 87 62 57   93 93 66 66
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S       S     S      SW     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         20    20      30    10      50    50      50    40
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS   SC SC         SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS   SC SC         SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-292230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
434 AM CDT WED APR 29 2015

DATE             WED 04/29/15            THU 04/30/15            FRI 05/01/15
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          44          74          48          73
TEMP             46 62 69 72 69 58 51 47 45 61 71 74 71 58 53 49 49 61 69 73 70
DEWPT            42 44 42 42 41 41 40 39 38 39 40 40 41 41 42 41 42 46 48 51 53
MIN/MAX RH                   33          79          29          77          45
RH               86 52 37 34 36 53 66 74 76 44 32 29 34 53 66 74 77 58 47 46 55
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5  8 11 10  9  4  4  4  3  4  4  4  5  5  5  4  5  8 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       20 21 22 21 19 14  8  8  8  8  8  9  9 10 11 16 21 41 60 65 63
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.05
RAIN SHWRS                                                       SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                                                            SC SC SC SC IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 28 64 72 65<10<10<10<10 12 64 71 57<10<10<10<10 16 46 62 45
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  S
T WIND SPD       12 14 12 11 12 10  8  8  9  8  5  3  5 12 13 12 12 14 11  4  8
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR GD


DATE          SAT 05/02/15  SUN 05/03/15  MON 05/04/15  TUE 05/05/15
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     54    75      59    79      61    77      57    73
TEMP          58 54 71 73   63 60 76 77   64 61 75 75   60 57 70 70
DEWPT         53 52 57 56   55 55 57 58   56 56 60 58   58 55 58 57
RH            83 93 61 55   75 84 52 52   75 84 60 55   93 93 66 63
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S       S     S      SW     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         20    20      30    10      50    50      50    40
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS   SC SC         SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS   SC SC         SC SC SC SC   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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