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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
443 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

KSZ058-312215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
443 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

DATE             TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15            THU 04/02/15
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                      78          52          82          56          69
TEMP             45 55 70 77 75 63 58 54 52 64 76 82 77 67 63 60 56 59 67 68 66
DEWPT            42 44 42 38 42 44 44 46 50 57 59 59 59 59 58 56 54 47 47 43 43
MIN/MAX RH                   24          96          46          94          39
RH               89 66 36 24 31 50 59 74 93 78 56 46 54 75 84 87 93 64 49 40 43
WIND DIR         NW NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD          3 10 12  9  6  8  8  9 10 14 24 26 25 27 24 18 10 17 14 13 11
WIND GUST                                         36
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV B1 SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)        9  8 13  9  6  8 16 42 61 50 37 38 38 60 81 86 91 69 46 49 51
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          70          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.28        0.11
RAIN SHWRS                                              IS NM NM SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                   IS NM NM SC SC IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  4  4  3  3  2  2
HAINES            5  5  6  6  6  6  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 24 41 31<10<10<10<10<10 27 42 38<10<10<10<10 26 44 48 42
T WIND DIR       NW NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD        6 14 18 10 12 13 14 17 19 26 32 35 41 54 40 33 19 31 24 19 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR FR FR PR EX EX EX GD


DATE          FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15  MON 04/06/15
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     43    56      34    65      43    66      49    75
TEMP          49 43 54 54   40 34 59 63   48 43 61 64   53 49 70 72
DEWPT         39 36 32 28   29 28 34 34   33 35 43 45   48 49 54 53
RH            68 76 43 36   64 78 39 34   56 73 51 50   83100 57 51
PWIND DIR         N     N      SW    SW       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         30    20       0     0       5    10      20    20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS                               IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS                                     IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-312215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
443 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

DATE             TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15            THU 04/02/15
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                      77          50          82          53          66
TEMP             45 54 69 76 74 62 57 53 50 63 76 82 79 71 65 59 53 56 63 66 63
DEWPT            37 40 38 34 40 41 40 41 47 52 58 59 58 59 56 54 47 43 42 35 37
MIN/MAX RH                   22          89          45          86          31
RH               73 59 32 22 29 46 53 64 89 67 54 46 49 66 73 83 80 62 46 32 38
WIND DIR         NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          9  9  8  6  4  5  6  8  9 13 20 23 21 23 18  6 14 16 13 12  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW CL FW CL FW CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B2 OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       10  5  9  5  6  5 14 21 31 36 41 44 46 71 95 87 78 61 43 46 47
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          80          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.68        0.10
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS SC  O  O SC SC       IS
TSTMS                                                IS SC  O  O SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  5  5  3  3  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 29 46 38<10<10<10<10<10 24 41 39<10<10<10 20 25 53 47 41
T WIND DIR       NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       16 16 12  8  9 11 13 14 18 26 33 36 41 43 35 16 36 32 21 17 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD FR GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR EX EX EX EX GD


DATE          FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15  MON 04/06/15
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     42    54      34    65      44    66      48    74
TEMP          48 42 51 52   39 34 59 63   50 44 62 64   53 48 69 71
DEWPT         36 34 30 27   27 28 35 34   33 34 41 43   46 47 51 50
RH            63 73 44 38   62 78 40 34   52 68 46 46   77 96 53 47
PWIND DIR         N     N      SW    SW       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         20    20       0     0       5    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-312215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
443 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

DATE             TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15            THU 04/02/15
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                      76          49          81          50          66
TEMP             44 53 68 75 73 61 56 52 49 62 75 81 76 66 59 54 50 55 63 65 63
DEWPT            37 39 36 35 40 41 39 39 45 50 59 59 59 58 55 52 46 42 41 35 37
MIN/MAX RH                   23          86          47          92          32
RH               76 59 31 23 30 48 53 61 86 65 58 47 56 75 87 93 86 61 44 33 38
WIND DIR          N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          8  6  6  5  4  5  6  8 10 13 20 23 21 21 16  6 16 14 13 12  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV B2 B1 SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       10  5  9  5  6  6 15 18 24 33 42 49 56 77 98 88 78 60 40 49 57
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          80          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.94        0.08
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC NM  O  O SC SC       IS
TSTMS                                                SC NM  O  O SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  5  5  3  3  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 35 50 40<10<10<10<10<10 25 41 34<10<10<10 19 26 53 51 43
T WIND DIR        N  E NE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       12 10  9  5  9 10 13 16 20 26 34 36 40 42 29 13 34 31 21 16 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR FR PR GD EX EX EX GD


DATE          FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15  MON 04/06/15
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     40    53      34    65      43    66      47    72
TEMP          47 40 51 51   38 34 59 62   49 43 62 64   52 47 67 70
DEWPT         36 34 29 28   27 27 36 36   33 35 42 43   45 45 51 51
RH            65 79 42 41   64 75 42 38   54 73 48 46   77 93 56 51
PWIND DIR         N     N      SW    SW       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         20    20       0     0       5    10      20    20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS                               IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                                   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-312215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
443 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

DATE             TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15            THU 04/02/15
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          49          82          50          66
TEMP             42 52 67 75 73 61 56 52 49 63 76 82 76 65 58 53 50 55 64 66 63
DEWPT            38 40 35 34 38 39 39 39 43 49 58 59 59 58 54 51 46 42 40 35 35
MIN/MAX RH                   23          80          46          94          32
RH               86 63 30 22 28 44 53 61 80 60 54 46 56 78 86 93 86 61 41 32 35
WIND DIR          N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          4  4  5  4  3  5  8  8 11 14 21 23 21 20 13  6 14 13 13 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV B2 B1 SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       10  6  9  5  7  6 16 16 19 33 46 55 63 81 98 89 80 60 40 51 63
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          80          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        1.14        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC  O  O  O SC SC       IS
TSTMS                                                SC  O  O  O SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  5  5  5  5  3  3  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 40 52 42<10<10<10<10<10 26 43 34<10<10<10 19 24 48 53 44
T WIND DIR       NE NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        9  5  6  3  6 12 14 13 16 25 33 37 40 40 25 13 33 28 21 14 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR GD EX EX EX GD


DATE          FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15  MON 04/06/15
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     39    53      33    65      43    66      46    72
TEMP          46 39 50 51   38 33 59 63   48 43 62 64   51 46 67 69
DEWPT         35 33 29 27   26 27 36 36   34 34 41 43   44 45 51 51
RH            65 79 44 39   62 78 42 36   58 70 46 46   77 96 56 53
PWIND DIR         N     N      SW    SW       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         20    20       0     0       5    10      20    20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS                               IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                                   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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