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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
433 AM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

KSZ058-242230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
433 AM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

DATE             FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15            SUN 04/26/15
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                      73          56          73          47          63
TEMP             52 59 67 72 72 66 61 58 56 63 70 73 70 58 53 49 47 53 60 63 61
DEWPT            47 50 55 60 59 59 59 57 53 55 55 55 52 51 48 46 44 45 46 47 46
MIN/MAX RH                   63          97          51          90          56
RH               83 72 65 66 64 78 93 96 90 75 59 53 53 77 83 89 89 74 60 56 58
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E
WIND SPD         11 14 18 19 19 16 14 11 12 14 17 14 12 11 12 11 12 14 16 17 16
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)      100 97 86 70 84 83 81 80 78 63 48 41 35 47 58 64 69 62 54 53 52
POP 12HR                     60          70          20           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.16        0.27           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC IS SC NM NM SC SC IS IS                               IS
TSTMS            IS IS IS SC NM NM SC SC
LAL               2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 15 22 32 25<10<10 13<10 19 42 45 29 12 13 12 19 18 29 30 28
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD       24 29 28 33 35 28 27 18 21 29 26 20 16 21 24 20 23 26 24 24 28
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX EX FR PR FR PR GD EX EX GD FR FR FR GD GD EX EX EX


DATE          MON 04/27/15  TUE 04/28/15  WED 04/29/15  THU 04/30/15
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     45    63      44    65      46    70      47    74
TEMP          49 45 59 61   49 44 61 63   50 46 65 68   53 47 69 71
DEWPT         43 40 40 40   42 41 42 43   43 43 43 44   44 44 46 48
RH            80 82 49 46   77 89 49 48   77 89 45 42   71 89 44 44
PWIND DIR         E    NE      NE    NE       N     N      SE    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR         20    20      20    10      10     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-242230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
433 AM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

DATE             FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15            SUN 04/26/15
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          55          67          44          61
TEMP             51 56 63 67 66 61 58 56 55 60 65 67 64 54 50 46 44 51 58 61 59
DEWPT            45 49 53 56 57 57 56 55 54 55 54 52 49 47 45 44 41 42 43 45 43
MIN/MAX RH                   60          98          56          91          54
RH               80 77 70 68 73 87 93 96 96 84 68 59 58 77 83 93 89 71 57 56 55
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  W NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD         10 13 14 13 12 11 11  8 10 14 16 13 12 11 10 11 11 14 14 14 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 OV OV B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100 96 83 93 88 83 88 93 80 67 60 53 58 63 73 81 66 51 50 48
POP 12HR                     60          80          30           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.21        0.67        0.04           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM SC IS SC  O  O SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS SC  O  O SC SC
LAL               2  2  4  4  5  5  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 14 18 27<10<10<10 10<10 12 26 29 26 20 17<10 11 18 26 32 29
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  W NW NW NW  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD       20 27 23 26 24 20 19 18 19 27 28 21 21 19 19 20 21 25 21 21 26
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX PR PR PR FR PR FR EX GD GD GD FR FR FR GD GD GD EX


DATE          MON 04/27/15  TUE 04/28/15  WED 04/29/15  THU 04/30/15
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    62      43    66      46    70      48    74
TEMP          46 42 58 60   48 43 62 64   51 46 65 68   54 48 69 71
DEWPT         40 37 38 39   41 40 40 43   42 42 42 42   42 43 45 47
RH            79 82 47 46   77 89 44 46   71 86 43 39   64 83 42 42
PWIND DIR        NE    NE      NE     N       N     N       W    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10     5      10    10       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-242230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
433 AM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

DATE             FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15            SUN 04/26/15
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                      66          54          65          43          60
TEMP             50 56 63 66 65 61 58 56 54 59 63 65 62 53 48 45 43 50 57 60 58
DEWPT            45 49 52 56 56 56 56 55 53 54 53 52 48 46 44 42 40 41 43 44 42
MIN/MAX RH                   56          99          58          91          53
RH               83 77 67 70 73 84 93 96 96 83 70 63 60 77 86 89 89 71 59 55 55
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  W NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD         11 14 14 13 11 10 11  8 10 13 17 14 12 11 11 11 11 13 14 14 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 OV OV B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100 96 85 96 91 85 92 99 87 75 67 59 63 67 73 79 63 48 43 39
POP 12HR                     60          90          40           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.22        0.65        0.06           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM SC IS SC  O  O NM SC SC SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS SC  O  O NM SC
LAL               2  2  3  3  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 14 20 27 14<10<10<10<10 11 25 30 30 23 10<10 12 20 29 34 30
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  W NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD       20 27 24 26 23 19 21 14  8 24 25 24 21 19 18 19 21 23 23 20 25
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD GD FR FR FR GD GD EX EX


DATE          MON 04/27/15  TUE 04/28/15  WED 04/29/15  THU 04/30/15
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     40    62      42    66      45    70      47    74
TEMP          45 40 58 60   47 42 61 64   50 45 65 67   53 47 69 71
DEWPT         39 37 39 39   40 39 41 43   42 42 42 43   42 43 46 48
RH            79 89 49 46   76 89 48 46   74 89 43 42   66 86 44 44
PWIND DIR        NE    NE      NE     N       N     N       W     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10     5      10     5       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-242230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
433 AM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

DATE             FRI 04/24/15            SAT 04/25/15            SUN 04/26/15
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                      66          54          63          43          61
TEMP             50 55 63 66 65 61 57 55 54 58 61 63 61 52 48 45 43 50 57 61 58
DEWPT            43 48 51 55 56 56 55 54 53 53 52 51 47 45 43 41 39 41 42 43 40
MIN/MAX RH                   56         100          59          89          50
RH               77 77 65 68 73 84 93 96 96 83 72 65 60 77 83 86 86 71 57 51 51
WIND DIR         SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  W NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD         11 14 16 13 12 11 11  8  9 12 17 14 13 10 11 11 12 13 14 14 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 OV OV B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)      100100 95 84 98 92 86 93100 90 79 69 59 67 76 77 77 61 44 33 23
POP 12HR                     60          90          50           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.22        0.65        0.07           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM SC SC SC  O  O NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS SC SC  O  O NM NM
LAL               2  2  3  3  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 11 19 23 16<10<10<10<10<10 24 31 31 18<10 12 13 21 30 38 35
T WIND DIR       SE  S SE  S SE SE SE SE  W  N NW  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD       19 23 23 25 23 23 23 17  3 18 24 23 23 19 18 19 20 20 21 20 23
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX FR FR FR FR GD GD EX EX


DATE          MON 04/27/15  TUE 04/28/15  WED 04/29/15  THU 04/30/15
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     40    63      42    66      45    69      47    73
TEMP          45 40 58 61   47 42 62 64   50 45 65 67   53 47 68 71
DEWPT         39 36 39 39   40 39 42 43   42 42 43 43   42 42 46 49
RH            79 85 49 44   76 89 48 46   74 89 45 42   66 83 45 46
PWIND DIR        NE    NE      NE     N       N     N      NW     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10     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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