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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
416 AM CDT TUE APR 21 2015

KSZ058-212215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
416 AM CDT TUE APR 21 2015

DATE             TUE 04/21/15            WED 04/22/15            THU 04/23/15
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                      71          41          61          41          65
TEMP             40 53 65 71 67 54 48 44 41 49 57 61 59 50 46 43 41 51 61 65 64
DEWPT            37 41 41 42 42 42 40 36 32 31 32 33 33 35 33 35 34 37 39 42 43
MIN/MAX RH                   35          73          35          75          42
RH               89 64 41 35 40 64 74 73 70 50 38 35 37 56 60 73 76 59 44 43 46
WIND DIR          W  W  W  W  W  W  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  E SE
WIND SPD          8 10 14 17 11  8 10  5  6 11 10 10  8  6  6  6  6 10 11 12 10
WIND GUST                 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       49 55 43 49 55 41 45 40 34 35 36 38 40 47 53 56 59 61 63 65 67
POP 12HR                     20          20          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS IS IS                                        IS
SPRINKLES        SC SC
TSTMS                     IS IS IS IS                                        IS
LAL               1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 13 64 57 27<10<10<10<10 24 35 35 39<10<10<10<10 17 31 37 30
T WIND DIR        W  W  W  W  W  W  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
T WIND SPD       14 18 31 25 21 16 20  8  9 17 12 13 10 10 11  9 11 18 16 16 17
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 04/24/15  SAT 04/25/15  SUN 04/26/15  MON 04/27/15
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     50    65      50    64      43    67      49    70
TEMP          54 50 63 64   54 50 61 61   48 43 62 65   53 49 66 65
DEWPT         46 47 54 54   52 49 50 46   43 41 47 49   49 47 48 48
RH            74 89 72 70   93 96 67 58   83 93 58 56   86 93 52 54
PWIND DIR        SE    SE       E     N      NE    SE      SW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 OV B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         30    60      60    30       5    10      20    20
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC                 IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS SC NM NM   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-212215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
416 AM CDT TUE APR 21 2015

DATE             TUE 04/21/15            WED 04/22/15            THU 04/23/15
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          38          58          37          63
TEMP             38 51 63 69 65 52 46 41 38 46 54 58 56 47 43 40 37 48 59 63 62
DEWPT            30 32 30 31 34 35 31 29 27 26 25 26 27 29 29 30 30 33 33 37 39
MIN/MAX RH                   24          64          29          73          37
RH               73 48 29 24 31 52 55 62 64 45 32 29 32 49 57 67 75 56 37 38 43
WIND DIR          W NW  W  W  W  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          5  5  9 13  9 12  9  6  5  8  8  8  6  4  4  4  4  8 10 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW SC SC FW SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       50 45 23 31 31 24 30 28 25 23 21 26 30 37 43 41 39 46 53 52 51
POP 12HR                     10          10           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SPRINKLES        SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 12 56 75<10<10<10<10<10 31 39 39 32<10<10<10<10<10 33 41 31
T WIND DIR        W NW  W  W  W  N  N  N  N NE  N  N NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD       10  8 16 21 17 24 17 12 10 13 11 12 11  9  8  8  8 11 14 14 17
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 04/24/15  SAT 04/25/15  SUN 04/26/15  MON 04/27/15
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     48    63      48    62      42    64      47    69
TEMP          52 48 60 61   52 48 59 59   47 42 60 62   52 47 65 64
DEWPT         41 45 50 51   49 47 46 43   41 39 45 46   47 45 48 46
RH            66 89 69 70   89 96 62 55   79 89 58 56   83 93 54 52
PWIND DIR        SE    SE       E    NE       E    SE      SW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 OV B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         30    60      60    30      10    10      30    20
RAIN SHWRS       SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC                 SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            SC NM NM   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-212215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
416 AM CDT TUE APR 21 2015

DATE             TUE 04/21/15            WED 04/22/15            THU 04/23/15
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          36          58          37          63
TEMP             38 50 62 68 64 50 44 39 36 45 54 58 56 46 42 39 37 47 58 63 61
DEWPT            30 30 28 30 33 34 29 28 26 25 25 25 26 28 28 29 29 33 33 36 39
MIN/MAX RH                   24          66          28          73          37
RH               73 46 27 24 31 54 55 64 67 45 32 28 31 49 57 67 72 58 39 36 44
WIND DIR          W NW  W  W  W  N  N  N  N NE  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          5  6 10 13  9 11  9  5  5  8  8  6  6  4  4  3  4  6  9  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       48 43 20 30 30 23 28 23 17 18 19 23 27 33 39 37 34 41 48 52 55
POP 12HR                     10          10           0           5           5
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            6  6  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 13 72 74<10<10<10<10<10 33 47 43 35<10<10<10<10<10 36 46 34
T WIND DIR        W  W  W  W  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD       11  9 23 21 18 21 17  9  8 12 10 11 11  6  5  5  6 10 12 11 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 04/24/15  SAT 04/25/15  SUN 04/26/15  MON 04/27/15
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    62      47    61      41    64      47    69
TEMP          51 47 59 60   51 47 58 59   46 41 59 62   51 47 65 63
DEWPT         40 43 49 50   48 45 46 43   40 39 44 46   46 45 48 46
RH            66 86 69 69   89 93 64 55   79 92 57 56   83 93 54 54
PWIND DIR        SE    SE       E    NE       E    SE      SW    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 OV B2   OV OV B2 B1   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         30    60      60    40      10    10      30    20
RAIN SHWRS       SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC                 SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            SC NM NM   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-212215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
416 AM CDT TUE APR 21 2015

DATE             TUE 04/21/15            WED 04/22/15            THU 04/23/15
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          36          58          37          63
TEMP             39 51 62 67 64 50 44 39 36 45 54 58 56 46 42 39 37 48 58 63 61
DEWPT            30 30 28 29 32 33 29 29 26 24 24 24 25 27 28 29 28 32 32 35 38
MIN/MAX RH                   24          66          27          70          35
RH               70 44 27 24 30 52 55 67 67 43 31 27 30 47 57 67 70 54 37 35 42
WIND DIR          W  W  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          6  8 12 14 12 10  9  5  5  6  8  6  6  3  3  3  4  6  8  8  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       47 40 17 30 33 23 27 19 12 15 17 22 27 34 41 37 32 37 42 49 55
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           5           5
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            6  6  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 19 74 81<10 13<10<10<10 33 51 49 39<10<10<10<10<10 33 48 35
T WIND DIR        W  W  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE SE  S SE
T WIND SPD       10 11 24 24 24 25 16 12 11 13 10 11 11  8  6  5  8  9 10  9 12
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR FR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 04/24/15  SAT 04/25/15  SUN 04/26/15  MON 04/27/15
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     46    61      47    60      41    63      47    69
TEMP          50 46 58 60   50 47 57 58   46 41 59 62   51 47 64 64
DEWPT         39 41 48 49   47 44 45 42   40 38 43 44   45 44 48 46
RH            66 83 69 67   89 89 64 55   79 89 55 52   80 89 56 52
PWIND DIR        SE    SE       E    NE       E    SE       S    NW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 OV B2   OV OV B2 B1   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         30    60      70    40      10    20      30    20
RAIN SHWRS       SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC         IS IS   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            SC NM NM   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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