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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
343 AM CDT WED APR 15 2015

KSZ058-152215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
343 AM CDT WED APR 15 2015

DATE             WED 04/15/15            THU 04/16/15            FRI 04/17/15
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          52          75          55          72
TEMP          52 50 54 59 64 62 57 55 53 52 61 70 75 73 64 60 57 55 62 69 72 70
DEWPT         45 46 47 49 51 53 53 52 51 50 55 57 58 58 58 56 55 54 56 58 58 58
MIN/MAX RH                   63          96          55          96          62
RH            77 86 77 69 63 72 86 90 93 93 81 63 55 59 81 87 93 96 81 68 61 66
WIND DIR       E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E SE SE  S  E
WIND SPD       8  8 10 10 11 11  9  6  6  6 10 12 12 10  6  6  6  6  9 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    92100 99 98 86 75 66 57 64 71 69 43 49 56 65 74 77 81 82 82 81 80
POP 12HR                     20          10          20          50          60
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0        0.01        0.10        0.07
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS                      IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
TSTMS                                    IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 20 21 30 17<10<10<10<10<10 27 43 28<10<10<10<10<10 43 43 20
T WIND DIR     E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE  E  E SE  S SW  W  S
T WIND SPD     9 11 16 14 14 19 12 11 10  9 14 19 13 18  9  8  8  8 11 12 14  4
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          SAT 04/18/15  SUN 04/19/15  MON 04/20/15  TUE 04/21/15
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     54    70      51    66      44    63      41    66
TEMP          59 54 67 67   55 51 63 64   50 44 60 61   47 41 61 65
DEWPT         55 53 53 54   51 50 51 47   43 39 36 37   37 37 42 43
RH            87 96 61 63   86 96 65 54   77 82 41 41   68 85 49 45
PWIND DIR         N     E       E     N      NW    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         40    60      60    50      30    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC NM NM   NM NM SC SC   SC SC               IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC NM NM

$$

KSZ024-152215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
343 AM CDT WED APR 15 2015

DATE             WED 04/15/15            THU 04/16/15            FRI 04/17/15
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          51          74          54          72
TEMP          53 50 54 59 62 60 57 54 52 51 60 70 74 72 63 59 56 54 61 68 72 70
DEWPT         39 42 43 44 46 48 50 50 50 50 55 57 57 57 58 55 55 54 56 57 56 56
MIN/MAX RH                   57          97          55          99          58
RH            59 74 66 57 56 64 77 86 93 96 84 63 55 59 84 87 96100 84 68 57 61
WIND DIR       E  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E SE  S  E
WIND SPD       8  9 12 13 12 12  9  6  5  5  9 10 10  8  6  5  5  6  8 10 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    83 97 97 97 84 71 72 72 72 71 74 61 64 67 71 73 76 79 76 73 77 80
POP 12HR                     20          10          30          40          50
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0        0.01        0.08        0.06
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS                   IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                    IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES         4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 24 26 28 19<10<10<10<10 11 29 49 26<10<10<10<10 10 36 36 29
T WIND DIR     E  E SE SE SE SE  E SE  E  E SE SE  S SE  E  E  E  E  E  S SW  W
T WIND SPD    10 16 19 19 18 20 18 11  9 10 14 16 10 11 11 10 10 11 10 13 21 10
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD GD GD GD FR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX FR


DATE          SAT 04/18/15  SUN 04/19/15  MON 04/20/15  TUE 04/21/15
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     53    69      50    65      43    62      40    65
TEMP          58 53 66 67   55 50 62 63   49 43 58 59   46 40 60 62
DEWPT         55 49 51 51   50 49 50 45   41 37 34 34   35 35 39 41
RH            90 86 58 56   83 96 65 52   74 79 40 39   65 82 46 46
PWIND DIR        NE     E       E     N      NW    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         40    60      50    50      30    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC NM   SC SC SC SC   SC SC               IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC NM

$$

KSZ012-152215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
343 AM CDT WED APR 15 2015

DATE             WED 04/15/15            THU 04/16/15            FRI 04/17/15
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          50          73          53          72
TEMP          51 50 54 58 62 60 56 53 51 50 60 69 73 71 62 58 55 53 61 68 72 70
DEWPT         38 40 42 43 46 48 49 49 49 48 54 56 57 56 57 54 54 53 55 57 57 57
MIN/MAX RH                   56          97          56          98          59
RH            61 68 64 57 56 64 77 86 93 93 81 63 57 59 84 86 96100 81 68 59 63
WIND DIR       E  E  E SE SE SE  E SE  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S  E
WIND SPD       5  8 13 13 12 12  8  6  4  5  9  9  9  8  5  5  4  6  8  9 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    76 96 96 96 83 70 70 71 67 62 74 66 68 69 72 76 77 77 79 80 81 82
POP 12HR                     30          10          30          40          50
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0        0.01        0.06        0.06
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC IS IS                SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 24 31 28 19<10<10<10<10 15 32 46 22<10<10<10<10<10 31 50 34
T WIND DIR    SE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E SE SE  S SE SE  E  E  E  E  S SW  W
T WIND SPD     8 11 20 19 18 20 13  8  5  6 11 12  9  8  9  8  5  8  9 11 18  9
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX FR


DATE          SAT 04/18/15  SUN 04/19/15  MON 04/20/15  TUE 04/21/15
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     52    69      50    64      43    61      40    64
TEMP          57 52 65 67   55 50 62 62   48 43 58 59   45 40 60 62
DEWPT         54 47 50 51   49 49 50 45   40 36 34 34   34 34 38 41
RH            90 83 58 56   80 96 65 54   74 76 40 39   65 79 44 46
PWIND DIR        NE     E       E     N       N    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         40    60      60    50      30    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC NM   NM NM SC SC   SC SC               IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC NM

$$

KSZ012-152215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
343 AM CDT WED APR 15 2015

DATE             WED 04/15/15            THU 04/16/15            FRI 04/17/15
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          51          73          53          72
TEMP          51 49 53 58 62 61 55 53 51 51 60 69 73 71 62 58 55 53 61 69 72 70
DEWPT         39 41 43 44 45 47 48 48 48 48 53 55 56 55 55 54 54 52 54 57 57 56
MIN/MAX RH                   55          91          55          96          58
RH            63 74 69 59 54 60 77 83 89 89 78 61 55 57 78 86 96 96 78 66 59 61
WIND DIR       E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S  E
WIND SPD       5  8 13 13 12 12  8  5  3  5  8  9  8  8  6  5  4  5  6  9  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    81 96 96 95 82 69 68 67 65 62 73 70 71 73 75 77 76 75 78 81 81 80
POP 12HR                     30          10          30          40          50
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0        0.01        0.05        0.06
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC IS IS                SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  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  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 32 31 20<10<10<10<10 18 35 58 16<10<10<10<10<10 30 48 34
T WIND DIR    SE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SW SE SE SE  E  E  E SE SW  W
T WIND SPD    11 13 20 21 19 21 14 10  6  9  8 12  9  8 11  8  6  6  8 11 13  4
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE          SAT 04/18/15  SUN 04/19/15  MON 04/20/15  TUE 04/21/15
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     52    68      50    64      43    61      39    65
TEMP          57 52 65 66   55 50 62 62   48 43 58 59   45 39 60 63
DEWPT         54 47 49 50   49 49 50 44   40 36 34 33   32 34 37 39
RH            90 83 56 56   80 96 65 52   74 76 40 37   60 82 42 41
PWIND DIR        NE     E       E     N      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR         40    60      60    50      30    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC NM   NM NM SC SC   SC SC               IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC 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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