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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
440 AM CDT THU APR 30 2015

KSZ058-302215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
440 AM CDT THU APR 30 2015

DATE             THU 04/30/15            FRI 05/01/15            SAT 05/02/15
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                      75          48          76          54          79
TEMP             45 63 72 75 71 59 53 50 49 64 73 76 73 63 58 56 55 68 76 79 77
DEWPT            40 41 37 39 42 42 42 42 42 44 46 49 50 50 49 48 48 51 53 55 56
MIN/MAX RH                   27          79          38          80          44
RH               82 44 28 27 35 53 66 74 77 48 38 39 44 62 72 74 77 54 45 44 48
WIND DIR         NW  E NE NE  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  6  6  6  6  8  6  5  4  9  9  8  6  6  6  6  6 10 13 16 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)        1  4  6  6  7  8  8 15 21 32 40 45 53 52 51 54 57 58 57 43 28
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   IS
TSTMS                                                                        IS
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  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 11 64 68 57<10<10<10<10 23 51 57 46<10<10<10<10 19 62 64 43
T WIND DIR       NW  E NE  E  E  E  E SE SE  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        8 10  8  6  8 10 11 11 11 13  5  2  6 11 12 10 10 13 17 18 26
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR FR PR FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          SUN 05/03/15  MON 05/04/15  TUE 05/05/15  WED 05/06/15
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     60    81      60    78      60    75      59    74
TEMP          63 61 78 77   64 61 76 75   64 60 73 72   61 59 71 73
DEWPT         56 55 56 56   55 56 58 59   57 56 57 57   58 57 59 60
RH            78 81 47 48   73 84 54 58   78 87 57 59   90 93 66 64
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S       S     S      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV B2
POP 12HR         20    10      30    30      30    30      50    60
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC NM NM
TSTMS         IS IS         SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC NM NM

$$

KSZ024-302215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
440 AM CDT THU APR 30 2015

DATE             THU 04/30/15            FRI 05/01/15            SAT 05/02/15
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          48          74          54          78
TEMP             46 62 70 74 71 58 53 49 49 61 70 74 72 62 58 56 55 66 74 78 76
DEWPT            35 37 34 37 40 41 40 41 40 43 46 48 50 49 47 47 48 52 55 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   26          76          40          78          44
RH               65 39 26 26 32 53 61 74 71 51 42 40 46 62 67 72 77 61 51 45 46
WIND DIR         NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6  8  5  6  6  6  5  6  5  9  9  6  6  5  6  5  5 11 12 12 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)        1  4  6  6  7  8  9 17 24 41 53 65 72 62 52 60 69 63 57 45 33
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS
TSTMS                                                IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 13 60 68 57<10<10<10<10 15 44 52 42<10<10<10<10 14 44 54 42
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  S  S
T WIND SPD       11 13  8  8  9 11 11 12 12 14  9  4  5 10 11 10 11 20 18 21 25
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          SUN 05/03/15  MON 05/04/15  TUE 05/05/15  WED 05/06/15
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     60    80      61    78      60    74      59    73
TEMP          64 61 77 78   66 62 74 75   64 60 72 72   61 59 70 72
DEWPT         54 55 56 55   54 56 58 58   57 56 58 57   55 57 59 57
RH            70 81 48 45   65 81 57 55   78 87 61 59   81 93 68 59
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S       S     S      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV
POP 12HR         20    10      50    50      60    40      60    60
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS         SC SC SC SC   NM NM SC SC   NM NM NM NM
TSTMS         IS IS         SC SC SC SC   NM NM SC SC   NM NM NM NM

$$

KSZ012-302215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
440 AM CDT THU APR 30 2015

DATE             THU 04/30/15            FRI 05/01/15            SAT 05/02/15
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          47          74          54          77
TEMP             45 62 71 74 71 59 53 49 48 61 71 74 72 63 58 55 55 65 73 77 75
DEWPT            35 35 34 37 41 40 41 40 40 44 47 49 50 49 48 47 49 52 56 56 55
MIN/MAX RH                   26          76          41          79          47
RH               68 36 26 26 34 49 64 71 74 53 42 41 46 60 69 74 80 63 55 48 50
WIND DIR         NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  6  4  4  5  5  5  4  4  9  8  5  5  5  6  5  5 11 13 13 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)        1  4  7  7  7  8  9 16 23 39 58 65 73 64 55 62 69 62 56 45 35
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.04        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 15 61 73 63<10<10<10<10 16 46 56 50<10<10<10<10 13 40 50 39
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW  S  S
T WIND SPD        5 11  6  6  8  9 11 11 12 14  9  4  3 10 11 10 10 20 19 19 25
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          SUN 05/03/15  MON 05/04/15  TUE 05/05/15  WED 05/06/15
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     60    80      61    77      59    74      58    73
TEMP          63 60 77 78   65 61 73 75   63 59 72 73   61 58 71 71
DEWPT         55 55 57 57   55 56 59 58   57 56 59 58   55 56 60 58
RH            75 84 50 48   70 84 62 55   81 90 64 59   81 93 68 63
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S       S     S      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 OV OV
POP 12HR         20    10      50    60      60    40      50    60
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS         SC SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC   SC SC NM NM
TSTMS         IS IS         SC SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC   SC SC NM NM

$$

KSZ012-302215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
440 AM CDT THU APR 30 2015

DATE             THU 04/30/15            FRI 05/01/15            SAT 05/02/15
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          47          74          54          77
TEMP             44 61 71 74 71 59 52 49 48 61 70 74 71 63 58 55 55 65 73 77 75
DEWPT            34 37 34 36 39 41 41 40 40 43 46 49 50 49 48 47 48 52 56 56 56
MIN/MAX RH                   25          76          41          79          49
RH               68 41 26 25 31 51 66 71 74 51 42 41 47 60 69 74 77 63 55 48 52
WIND DIR         NE SE  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          2  4  5  6  8  5  6  6  5  9  9  5  6  5  6  5  6 11 13 14 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)        1  4  6  7  7  8  8 14 20 38 55 68 76 67 57 63 69 62 55 47 39
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          30          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.06        0.05
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC       IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC       IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 14 60 76 65<10<10<10<10 17 45 57 51<10<10<10<10 12 41 57 35
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD        8 11  8  8  9 13 14 14 12 14  9  4  4 12 14 13 13 20 18 17 23
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          SUN 05/03/15  MON 05/04/15  TUE 05/05/15  WED 05/06/15
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     60    81      62    76      59    74      58    74
TEMP          64 61 77 78   66 62 73 74   63 59 72 73   61 58 71 72
DEWPT         55 55 58 57   56 56 60 58   57 56 59 58   55 55 60 59
RH            73 81 52 48   70 81 64 57   81 90 64 59   81 90 68 64
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S       S     S      SE     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 OV OV
POP 12HR         20    10      50    60      60    40      50    60
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS         SC SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC   SC SC NM NM
TSTMS         IS IS         SC SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC   SC SC NM NM

$$


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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