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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
401 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

KSZ058-052215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
401 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

DATE             TUE 05/05/15            WED 05/06/15            THU 05/07/15
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                      79          63          75          64          77
TEMP          62 60 68 75 79 77 70 66 64 63 68 72 75 73 69 66 65 64 70 74 77 75
DEWPT         58 56 59 56 58 60 61 60 58 60 61 63 63 63 60 60 59 61 64 65 64 65
MIN/MAX RH                   48          90          66          89          65
RH            87 87 73 52 49 56 73 81 81 90 78 73 66 71 73 81 81 90 81 74 64 71
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       8  8 16 18 18 16 11 12 16 18 20 21 23 20 17 16 19 18 18 21 19 13
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)    56 41 39 41 57 59 77 84 93100100 92 88 76 53 76 79 81 78 94 81 88
POP 12HR                     20          80          80          30          50
QPF 12HR                      0        0.49        0.24        0.07        0.19
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC NM  O  O NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS                        SC SC NM  O  O NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
LAL            2  1  1  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES         4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 17 64 69 39<10<10<10<10 14 57 29 26<10<10<10<10 16 18 50 20
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    12 12 20 25 28 27 17 20 24 28 31 37 35 41 33 29 36 35 34 31 28 27
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD EX GD


DATE          FRI 05/08/15  SAT 05/09/15  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15
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     62    77      60    75      62    74      53    69
TEMP          65 62 74 75   64 60 72 73   64 62 72 72   58 53 66 67
DEWPT         62 62 64 64   62 59 62 62   62 61 63 60   53 50 51 51
RH            90100 71 69   93 96 71 68   93 97 73 66   83 89 58 56
PWIND DIR         S     S      SE     E      SE     S      SW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         70    60      60    60      70    50      30    10
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM   NM NM NM NM   NM NM SC SC   SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM   NM NM NM NM   NM NM SC SC   SC SC

$$

KSZ024-052215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
401 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

DATE             TUE 05/05/15            WED 05/06/15            THU 05/07/15
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                      80          63          74          64          76
TEMP          61 59 68 75 79 77 70 67 64 63 68 72 74 73 69 66 65 64 70 74 76 74
DEWPT         60 59 60 57 54 57 58 59 58 59 61 62 62 61 59 59 58 60 64 65 63 63
MIN/MAX RH                   42          85          64          87          64
RH            97100 76 54 42 50 66 75 81 87 78 71 66 66 70 78 78 87 81 74 64 69
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  6 11 14 16 12 10 12 12 16 16 23 20 16 16 18 18 17 17 17 17 12
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    68 63 50 49 42 51 56 73 84100100 91 93 87 87 85 80 76 75 85 79 82
POP 12HR                     20          70          80          40          50
QPF 12HR                      0        0.22        0.29        0.12        0.20
RAIN SHWRS    SC             SC SC NM NM  O NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS         SC             SC SC NM NM  O NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
LAL            4  1  1  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 52 56 35<10<10<10<10 16 45 38 21<10<10<10<10 17 24 19 20
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    12 11 17 23 24 26 18 21 24 29 35 37 37 36 32 34 36 33 31 27 31 25
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 05/08/15  SAT 05/09/15  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15
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    74      58    73      60    75      53    68
TEMP          64 61 71 72   62 58 70 71   63 60 72 72   58 53 65 66
DEWPT         61 60 61 59   58 58 59 59   60 60 59 58   52 49 49 49
RH            90 97 71 64   87100 68 66   90100 64 61   80 86 56 54
PWIND DIR         S     N      NE     E      SE     S      SW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         60    60      70    60      70    40      30    10
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM   NM NM NM NM   NM NM SC SC   SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM   NM NM NM NM   NM NM SC SC   SC SC

$$

KSZ012-052215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
401 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

DATE             TUE 05/05/15            WED 05/06/15            THU 05/07/15
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                      80          63          74          64          77
TEMP          62 60 69 76 79 77 70 66 64 63 68 71 73 72 68 66 64 64 70 75 77 75
DEWPT         60 59 62 59 56 58 58 59 58 58 60 62 61 61 59 59 58 60 63 66 64 64
MIN/MAX RH                   46          84          66          87          64
RH            93 96 78 56 45 52 66 78 81 84 76 73 66 68 73 78 81 87 78 74 64 69
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  6 10 14 16 12  9 12 11 14 16 21 20 17 16 18 19 17 18 18 17 12
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B2 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    71 72 45 47 45 48 57 73 84 97100 94 93 90 87 76 82 78 89 92 81 80
POP 12HR                     20          60          80          40          50
QPF 12HR                      0        0.15        0.32        0.14        0.21
RAIN SHWRS    SC             IS IS SC NM  O NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS         SC             IS IS SC NM  O NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
LAL            4  1  1  2  2  2  2  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES         3  4  4  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 51 56 56<10<10<10<10 17 40 42 17<10<10<10<10 18 29 50<10
T WIND DIR    SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     9 10 16 20 23 25 16 19 18 24 32 39 37 35 31 35 36 33 28 26 29 24
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR


DATE          FRI 05/08/15  SAT 05/09/15  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15
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    72      58    72      60    74      52    68
TEMP          64 61 70 70   61 58 69 70   62 60 72 72   57 52 65 65
DEWPT         61 59 60 59   57 57 59 58   59 60 60 59   53 49 49 49
RH            90 93 71 68   87 96 70 66   90100 66 64   86 89 56 56
PWIND DIR         S    NE      NE     E      SE     S      SW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 OV B2   B2 OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         60    70      70    60      60    40      30    20
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM   NM NM NM NM   NM NM SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM   NM NM NM NM   NM NM SC SC   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-052215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
401 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

DATE             TUE 05/05/15            WED 05/06/15            THU 05/07/15
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                      80          63          74          64          78
TEMP          62 61 69 76 80 78 70 67 64 63 68 72 74 73 68 66 65 64 70 75 77 76
DEWPT         60 59 61 59 57 58 58 59 57 57 59 61 61 61 58 59 57 59 62 65 64 64
MIN/MAX RH                   46          80          63          84          62
RH            93 93 76 56 45 50 66 75 78 81 73 68 64 66 70 78 75 84 76 71 64 66
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  5 10 14 16 13  9 12 11 14 18 21 21 19 16 18 19 18 20 19 19 13
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 B2 OV B2 OV OV B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    77 74 51 51 51 48 52 62 70 86 94 97 88 85 57 75 90 81 90 92 84 80
POP 12HR                     20          50          80          40          50
QPF 12HR                      0        0.09        0.35        0.13        0.22
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS                SC SC  O NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS         SC IS                SC SC  O NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM
LAL            4  2  2  1  1  1  1  3  3  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 15 56 67<10<10<10<10<10 16 47 52 17<10<10<10<10 18 29 45<10
T WIND DIR    SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    13 12 16 20 23 20 18 23 19 23 29 36 35 34 27 27 33 29 26 25 32 21
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX FR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX FR


DATE          FRI 05/08/15  SAT 05/09/15  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15
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    71      57    71      59    75      52    68
TEMP          64 61 69 69   60 57 68 69   62 59 72 72   57 52 65 65
DEWPT         61 58 60 59   56 55 58 58   59 59 60 59   53 49 50 49
RH            90 90 73 70   87 93 70 68   90100 66 64   86 89 58 56
PWIND DIR         S    NE      NE    NE      SE     S      SW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         60    70      60    60      60    40      30    10
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM NM NM   NM NM NM NM   NM NM SC SC   SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM NM NM   NM NM NM NM   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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