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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
340 AM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

KSZ058-192215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
340 AM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

DATE             SUN 04/19/15            MON 04/20/15            TUE 04/21/15
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          42          62          39          65
TEMP          53 53 59 64 67 64 53 48 44 42 50 58 62 60 49 45 41 39 49 60 65 63
DEWPT         52 53 54 54 52 48 42 38 36 35 34 33 31 31 32 34 33 33 36 38 41 43
MIN/MAX RH                   54          77          30          81          41
RH            96100 83 70 59 56 66 68 73 76 54 39 31 33 52 65 73 79 61 44 41 48
WIND DIR       W SW  W NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW SW SW SW  W  W SW SW SW
WIND SPD       4  3  4  8 12 19 13 14 13 11 16 19 18 12  6  6  5  5  8 10  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)    79 76 78 80 88 87 56 38 15 10 10 10 17 24 22 21 27 33 42 50 50 51
POP 12HR                     70          20           5           5          20
QPF 12HR                   0.27           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS    NM SC SC NM NM IS                                  IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS SC SC NM NM                                                 IS
LAL            2  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  5  5  4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 68 56 47<10<10<10<10 13 85 89 75<10<10<10<10<10 57 58 41
T WIND DIR     W SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW SW SW SW  W  W NW SW  S
T WIND SPD    10  8  8 10 17 32 27 28 26 23 25 28 26 23 11 12 11 11 10  4  3  3
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR EX EX EX FR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          WED 04/22/15  THU 04/23/15  FRI 04/24/15  SAT 04/25/15
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     46    68      44    63      44    61      44    64
TEMP          51 46 63 65   50 44 59 61   49 44 58 60   49 44 60 63
DEWPT         44 43 48 46   42 37 37 38   37 37 41 45   44 42 45 45
RH            77 89 58 50   74 76 44 42   63 76 53 58   83 93 58 52
PWIND DIR        SW    NE       E    NE       E     E       E    NE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR         20    30      30    20      20    50      50    20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC   SC SC IS IS   IS IS SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC   IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-192215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
340 AM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

DATE             SUN 04/19/15            MON 04/20/15            TUE 04/21/15
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          42          61          37          64
TEMP          54 53 58 63 65 62 52 48 45 42 50 57 61 58 48 43 40 37 48 59 64 62
DEWPT         51 53 55 54 49 45 40 35 35 33 32 30 27 25 28 30 30 28 28 29 32 36
MIN/MAX RH                   52          69          27          69          30
RH            90100 90 72 56 54 63 60 68 70 50 35 27 28 46 60 67 70 46 32 30 38
WIND DIR       S  S NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD       1  3  6  9 17 19 12 14 13 11 16 19 18 12  5  5  5  5  6  8  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    82 84 82 81 86 79 58 33 15 10 10 10 20 29 26 24 27 29 35 42 38 34
POP 12HR                     50          20           5           0          10
QPF 12HR                   0.40           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    NM SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC IS
LAL            2  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 13 49 38 43<10<10<10<10 43 93106 56<10<10<10<10 25 52 61 57
T WIND DIR     S  S  W  W NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW  N NW  W NW
T WIND SPD     3  6 10 18 28 37 24 27 27 21 31 32 31 26 11 11 10 11 10  9  8  6
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          WED 04/22/15  THU 04/23/15  FRI 04/24/15  SAT 04/25/15
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    63      42    61      42    60      43    62
TEMP          48 42 59 60   47 42 57 59   47 42 56 58   47 43 58 62
DEWPT         37 37 38 37   36 32 31 33   33 33 36 40   41 40 42 42
RH            65 82 45 42   65 67 37 37   58 70 47 51   79 89 55 48
PWIND DIR         W    NE      NE    NE       E     E       E    NE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR         10    10      20    10      20    50      40    20
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS         IS IS SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                       IS IS         IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-192215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
340 AM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

DATE             SUN 04/19/15            MON 04/20/15            TUE 04/21/15
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          42          60          37          63
TEMP          53 52 57 62 64 62 52 48 44 42 49 56 60 57 47 43 39 37 48 58 63 61
DEWPT         51 52 55 54 49 45 41 36 35 34 32 30 28 26 28 29 28 27 26 28 31 35
MIN/MAX RH                   54          72          28          67          29
RH            93100 93 75 58 54 66 63 70 73 52 37 29 30 47 57 64 67 42 32 30 38
WIND DIR      SE NE NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD       1  4  5 10 16 20 12 14 14 11 16 19 19 12  5  6  5  5  8  8  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    81 85 87 89 92 81 66 37 17 11 11 11 18 24 23 23 25 27 30 33 32 32
POP 12HR                     50          20           5           0          10
QPF 12HR                   0.47           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS
LAL            2  2  2  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 14 42 37 41<10<10<10<10 34 77105 55<10<10<10<10 12 68 70 63
T WIND DIR    SE NE  W  W NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD     2  8  8 16 26 40 24 28 27 21 31 33 33 27 11 12 10 11  9 16 12 10
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR EX EX GD


DATE          WED 04/22/15  THU 04/23/15  FRI 04/24/15  SAT 04/25/15
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     41    62      40    60      41    59      42    61
TEMP          46 41 58 59   45 40 56 58   45 41 56 57   46 42 58 61
DEWPT         35 35 36 35   34 31 30 32   32 32 35 39   40 38 42 42
RH            65 79 44 40   65 70 37 37   60 70 45 51   79 86 55 49
PWIND DIR        NW    NE      NE    NE       E     E       E    NE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         10    10      20    10      20    40      40    20
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS         IS IS SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                       IS IS         IS IS IS IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-192215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
340 AM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

DATE             SUN 04/19/15            MON 04/20/15            TUE 04/21/15
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          42          60          36          63
TEMP          53 53 57 62 64 61 52 48 45 42 49 56 60 57 46 42 38 36 47 58 63 61
DEWPT         52 53 55 54 50 46 41 36 36 35 33 31 28 26 28 29 28 26 26 27 29 32
MIN/MAX RH                   56          73          29          68          28
RH            96100 93 75 60 58 66 63 70 76 54 38 29 30 49 60 67 67 43 30 27 33
WIND DIR       S NE NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD       4  3  5  9 16 20 12 16 14 11 16 20 20 13  6  6  5  6  8 10 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    84 87 90 92 94 83 67 43 15 10 12 13 18 22 22 22 23 24 26 27 28 30
POP 12HR                     50          20          10           0           5
QPF 12HR                   0.52           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS
LAL            2  2  2  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 15 38 30 38<10<10<10<10 34 80107 30<10<10<10<10 14 70 71 60
T WIND DIR     S NE  W  W NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD     6  6  3  6 23 40 23 28 27 20 31 34 34 24 10 10  9 10 12 20 16 12
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          WED 04/22/15  THU 04/23/15  FRI 04/24/15  SAT 04/25/15
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    61      38    59      40    60      41    61
TEMP          46 40 57 59   44 38 55 57   45 40 56 58   46 41 58 61
DEWPT         34 33 34 33   33 29 30 31   31 31 34 38   39 38 41 42
RH            63 76 42 37   65 70 38 37   58 70 43 47   76 89 53 49
PWIND DIR        NW    NE      NE    NE       E     E       E    NE
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         10    10      10    10      20    40      40    20
RAIN SHWRS                                IS IS SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                                     IS IS IS IS   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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