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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
448 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

KSZ058-252245-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
448 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

DATE             SAT 04/25/15            SUN 04/26/15            MON 04/27/15
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          47          64          43          62
TEMP             56 62 68 71 68 58 53 49 47 54 61 64 62 52 48 45 43 51 59 62 60
DEWPT            54 55 56 55 54 51 48 46 44 45 47 47 44 43 40 40 39 39 37 38 40
MIN/MAX RH                   57          90          52          86          40
RH               93 78 65 57 61 77 83 89 89 71 60 54 52 71 74 82 86 63 44 41 47
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E NE  E  E NE  E  E NE NE
WIND SPD         11 17 18 16 12 11 11 12 12 14 17 17 17 14 13 11 11 16 18 17 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       78 58 51 50 49 62 74 81 88 69 51 45 40 45 50 54 58 58 58 54 51
POP 12HR                     20           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS
TSTMS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 24 47 48 28 18 14 10 11 19 29 32 28<10<10<10<10 19 31 41<10
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE  E  E NE  E NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       21 29 27 20 19 20 21 19 21 24 24 26 29 28 23 19 17 23 25 25 21
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX GD GD FR FR FR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX FR


DATE          TUE 04/28/15  WED 04/29/15  THU 04/30/15  FRI 05/01/15
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     44    66      46    70      46    72      50    75
TEMP          49 44 62 64   51 46 65 67   52 46 67 69   54 50 70 74
DEWPT         41 40 41 41   43 43 44 43   44 43 45 46   46 45 49 50
RH            74 86 46 43   74 89 46 42   74 89 45 44   74 83 47 43
PWIND DIR        NE    NE       N     N       N     E      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10     5       5     5       0     5       5     5

$$

KSZ024-252245-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
448 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

DATE             SAT 04/25/15            SUN 04/26/15            MON 04/27/15
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                      63          45          62          40          63
TEMP             55 58 62 63 61 53 50 47 45 52 59 62 59 50 46 43 40 50 59 63 61
DEWPT            55 56 55 53 50 47 45 44 42 43 43 42 40 40 38 37 36 37 37 37 39
MIN/MAX RH                   65          89          47          85          38
RH              100 93 78 70 67 80 83 89 89 71 55 48 49 68 73 79 85 61 44 38 44
WIND DIR         SW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE  E NE NE  E  E NE NE
WIND SPD          6 13 14 13 11 10 10 10 11 13 14 16 14 11 10  9  9 12 13 14 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       99 95 91 89 87 89 90 90 89 65 42 33 24 33 42 41 39 39 38 39 40
POP 12HR                     40          10           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                   0.04           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC IS
TSTMS            IS IS
LAL               2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 11 24 30 26 20 14 11 10 21 32 37 34<10<10<10<10 23 35 42 19
T WIND DIR       SW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E NE  E NE NE  E NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       13 24 20 18 19 20 20 20 21 24 24 24 26 20 19 16 14 21 18 20 19
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD GD FR FR FR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD EX GD


DATE          TUE 04/28/15  WED 04/29/15  THU 04/30/15  FRI 05/01/15
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     42    67      45    69      46    72      50    75
TEMP          48 42 62 64   51 45 65 67   52 46 67 69   54 50 70 74
DEWPT         40 39 41 41   44 42 42 42   43 42 44 44   45 45 49 49
RH            74 89 46 43   77 89 43 40   71 86 43 40   71 83 47 41
PWIND DIR        NE    NE      NW     N      NE     E       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          0     5       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-252245-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
448 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

DATE             SAT 04/25/15            SUN 04/26/15            MON 04/27/15
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                      61          44          62          39          63
TEMP             55 57 60 61 59 51 48 45 44 51 58 62 59 49 45 41 39 49 58 63 61
DEWPT            55 55 54 52 48 46 44 43 41 42 42 41 39 40 38 37 36 38 39 38 39
MIN/MAX RH                   67          91          45          89          39
RH              100 93 81 72 67 83 86 93 89 71 55 46 47 71 76 85 89 66 49 39 44
WIND DIR          S  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE  E NE NE  E NE NE NE
WIND SPD          8 11 14 13 11 10 10 10 11 13 14 16 13 10 10  8  8 11 13 13 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)      100 98 96 94 92 92 92 90 87 64 40 29 18 26 34 34 33 33 33 34 35
POP 12HR                     50          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.07           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS
LAL               2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 10 22 28 27 21 13 11 11 22 35 41 36<10<10<10<10 25 37 44<10
T WIND DIR        S  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E NE  E NE NE  E NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       11 17 18 18 19 21 19 19 20 23 23 21 25 16 13 11 12 19 16 18 17
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD GD FR FR FR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD EX PR


DATE          TUE 04/28/15  WED 04/29/15  THU 04/30/15  FRI 05/01/15
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     42    67      45    68      46    71      49    75
TEMP          47 42 62 65   50 45 64 66   52 46 66 68   53 49 70 74
DEWPT         41 39 42 42   43 42 43 43   42 42 45 45   45 44 50 51
RH            79 89 48 43   77 89 46 43   69 86 47 43   74 83 49 44
PWIND DIR        NE     N      NW     N      NW    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          0     5       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-252245-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
448 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

DATE             SAT 04/25/15            SUN 04/26/15            MON 04/27/15
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                      59          43          62          39          64
TEMP             55 57 58 59 57 50 47 45 43 51 58 62 59 49 45 41 39 49 59 64 61
DEWPT            55 54 53 50 47 45 44 42 40 41 41 40 38 39 38 37 36 39 39 39 39
MIN/MAX RH                   69          89          43          88          40
RH              100 90 83 72 69 83 89 89 89 68 53 44 45 68 76 85 89 68 47 40 44
WIND DIR         SE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE  E NE NE  E NE NE NE
WIND SPD          8 11 13 13 12 11 10 11 11 13 14 14 14 10  9  8  8 10 12 13 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100 99 96 93 93 93 87 80 57 34 24 15 19 24 27 29 30 31 30 30
POP 12HR                     60          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.10           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM NM SC IS
TSTMS            IS IS
LAL               2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 19 25 26 21 11 12<10 19 41 43 37<10<10<10<10 27 39 45 30
T WIND DIR       SE  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE  E NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       16 16 19 19 19 19 18 18 18 19 21 20 23 18 17 16 14 16 14 17 19
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD GD FR FR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD EX GD


DATE          TUE 04/28/15  WED 04/29/15  THU 04/30/15  FRI 05/01/15
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     42    67      45    68      46    71      49    75
TEMP          47 42 62 65   51 45 64 66   52 46 66 68   53 49 70 74
DEWPT         41 39 42 42   44 41 44 43   43 41 45 45   45 44 51 50
RH            79 89 48 43   77 86 48 43   71 83 47 43   74 83 51 43
PWIND DIR        NE     N      NW     N      NW    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR          0     5       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$


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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