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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
353 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

KSZ058-232215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
353 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE             THU 04/23/15            FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15
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                      62          49          69          53          71
TEMP          43 42 53 60 61 58 53 50 50 49 58 65 69 67 60 57 55 53 60 67 71 68
DEWPT         34 34 34 33 38 41 44 45 46 46 50 55 58 59 58 57 54 52 54 53 53 51
MIN/MAX RH                   36          90          68         100          52
RH            70 73 48 36 42 53 71 83 86 89 75 70 68 75 93100 96 96 81 61 53 54
WIND DIR       E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  W NW NW  N  N
WIND SPD       6  8  9 13 13 13 10 12 13 12 12 16 14 14 12 11  5  6  8 12 11 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    63 54 70 85 88 91 94 98 98 93 88 81 81 80 71 62 61 61 59 57 46 34
POP 12HR                      5          60          60          70          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.10        0.17        0.35        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                      IS SC NM SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM IS IS
TSTMS                           IS SC NM IS IS NM NM NM NM IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  2  2  4  4  2  2  4  4  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES         5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 33 28 15<10<10<10<10 17 19 17<10<10<10<10<10<10 37 38 28
T WIND DIR     E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE  S SE  S  S  W  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD     8 10 17 20 20 24 20 24 26 24 23 20 16 26 23 23 11 13 11 16 12 13
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          SUN 04/26/15  MON 04/27/15  TUE 04/28/15  WED 04/29/15
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    64      47    66      45    65      46    67
TEMP          53 47 61 62   51 47 62 63   50 45 62 63   51 46 63 65
DEWPT         47 42 46 45   44 42 45 44   43 42 44 44   43 42 43 43
RH            80 83 58 54   77 83 54 50   77 89 52 50   74 86 48 45
PWIND DIR        NE     E       E     E      NE     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5    10      20    20      30    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS IS IS   SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ024-232215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
353 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE             THU 04/23/15            FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15
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          49          62          52          66
TEMP          44 41 54 62 63 60 53 50 49 49 54 60 62 61 56 54 53 52 58 63 66 63
DEWPT         29 36 29 29 33 35 39 41 42 44 49 53 55 55 55 54 53 51 51 51 50 47
MIN/MAX RH                   29          88          77          99          54
RH            55 82 38 28 32 39 59 71 77 83 83 78 78 81 96100100 96 77 65 56 56
WIND DIR      SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       2  4  8 11 12 11  9 10 11 12 13 13 11 10  8  6  4  6  9 11 11 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)    37 43 42 41 58 75 83 90 95 93 90 88 88 89 84 79 80 80 70 59 55 50
POP 12HR                      5          50          50          70          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.11        0.20        0.42        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM IS IS
TSTMS                              SC SC IS IS SC SC NM NM IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  2  2  3  3  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 20 40 41 20<10<10<10<10 14 18 17 10<10<10<10<10 11 30 46 27
T WIND DIR    SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD     4  9 13 16 18 20 18 20 21 24 27 23 18 14 13 11  9 12 13 16 16 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD


DATE          SUN 04/26/15  MON 04/27/15  TUE 04/28/15  WED 04/29/15
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    62      44    64      44    65      46    66
TEMP          49 44 58 60   48 44 60 62   49 44 61 62   50 46 62 65
DEWPT         43 40 42 42   41 40 41 42   41 40 43 43   42 41 41 41
RH            80 86 55 51   77 86 49 48   74 86 51 50   74 83 46 41
PWIND DIR        NE     E       E     E      NE     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR         10     5      10    10      20    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-232215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
353 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE             THU 04/23/15            FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15
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                      64          48          61          50          64
TEMP          38 39 53 62 64 61 53 50 48 48 53 58 61 60 55 53 51 50 56 61 64 62
DEWPT         29 31 29 30 34 35 39 41 41 43 48 51 53 53 53 53 51 50 50 50 49 46
MIN/MAX RH                   30          87          76         100          55
RH            70 73 39 30 32 38 59 71 77 83 83 77 75 78 93100100100 80 67 58 56
WIND DIR       S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       3  5  6 11 11 11  9 10 11 11 14 14 11 11  8  6  4  8  9 12 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    29 38 35 32 50 68 78 89 94 93 92 90 90 89 89 88 85 82 71 60 60 60
POP 12HR                      5          50          60          70          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.10        0.22        0.43        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC NM NM SC SC NM NM NM NM IS IS
TSTMS                              SC SC IS IS SC SC NM NM IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  2  2  3  3  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 27 43 46 33<10<10<10<10 14 20 21 13<10<10<10<10 13 35 46 31
T WIND DIR     S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE  E SE  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD     5  6 11 13 16 19 16 19 20 23 27 25 20 13 13  6  8 12 16 17 17 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD


DATE          SUN 04/26/15  MON 04/27/15  TUE 04/28/15  WED 04/29/15
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     43    61      42    64      44    64      45    65
TEMP          48 43 58 59   47 42 60 62   49 44 60 62   50 45 62 64
DEWPT         42 40 41 42   40 39 41 41   41 40 44 43   42 40 42 41
RH            80 89 53 53   76 89 49 46   74 86 55 50   74 82 48 43
PWIND DIR        NE     E       E    NE      NE     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR         10     5      10    10      20    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-232215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
353 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

DATE             THU 04/23/15            FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15
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          60          49          62
TEMP          37 38 53 63 65 62 53 50 48 47 53 58 60 59 54 52 51 49 55 60 62 60
DEWPT         30 32 31 30 33 35 39 40 41 41 47 50 52 52 52 52 50 49 49 49 47 45
MIN/MAX RH                   29          83          74         100          57
RH            75 79 43 29 30 36 59 68 77 79 80 75 75 78 93100 96100 80 67 58 58
WIND DIR       S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       5  5  5 10 11 12  9 10 11 12 16 14 11 11  8  6  5  8  9 12 12 12
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    25 30 29 27 47 66 75 83 91 92 92 91 90 88 89 90 89 87 77 65 67 69
POP 12HR                      5          50          60          70          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.10        0.22        0.47        0.06
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC NM NM SC SC NM NM NM NM IS IS
TSTMS                              SC SC IS IS SC SC NM NM IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  2  2  3  3  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 27 45 49 11<10<10<10<10 14 21 23 15<10<10<10<10 11 32 47 32
T WIND DIR     S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE  E  E  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD    10 10  9 12 14 18 16 16 18 21 28 27 20 17 16 10  9 12 12 16 18 18
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD


DATE          SUN 04/26/15  MON 04/27/15  TUE 04/28/15  WED 04/29/15
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    61      42    64      44    64      45    65
TEMP          47 42 57 59   46 42 60 62   49 44 60 62   50 45 61 64
DEWPT         41 39 41 42   39 38 41 41   41 39 44 43   42 40 42 41
RH            79 89 55 53   76 86 49 46   74 82 55 50   74 82 49 43
PWIND DIR        NE     E       E    NE      NE     N       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         10     5      10    10      20    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                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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