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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1030 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

KSZ058-302215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
1030 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

DATE             MON 03/30/15            TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15
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          45          78          53          84
TEMP                   68 74 70 57 52 48 46 55 70 78 75 64 59 55 53 65 78 84 81
DEWPT                  30 29 34 38 41 42 42 46 43 41 46 46 47 48 50 58 60 57 57
MIN/MAX RH                   19          94          27          93          40
RH                     24 19 26 49 66 80 86 72 38 27 36 52 64 77 89 78 54 40 44
WIND DIR                S SW SW  S SW SW NW NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               13 14 10  8  8  5  4  9  9  9  6  8  8  9  9 14 19 24 20
CLOUDS(CAT)            FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)             16 13  8 10  7 12 12 11  9 10 11 20 29 39 49 41 32 34 37
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   NM
TSTMS                                                                        NM
LAL                     1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES                  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT                32 41 31<10<10<10<10<10 25 69 43<10<10<10<10 14 45 71 56
T WIND DIR              S  S SW  S  S SW NW NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD             16 20 21 10 11  9  8 13 13  5 11 13 16 18 18 24 31 35 40
SMOKE DISP             GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15
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     55    69      44    55      36    64      40    65
TEMP          62 55 66 66   50 44 53 53   41 36 59 62   46 40 60 62
DEWPT         56 50 47 41   38 37 35 31   31 29 33 32   33 33 39 39
RH            81 83 50 40   63 76 50 43   67 75 37 32   60 76 46 43
PWIND DIR        SW    NE      NE     N       N    SW       S     S
WIND CHAR       15>   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         70    30      30    20       5     5       5    10
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM SC SC   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         NM NM SC SC   IS IS

$$

KSZ024-302215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
1030 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

DATE             MON 03/30/15            TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15
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          45          77          51          84
TEMP                   68 73 70 58 52 49 46 55 69 77 74 63 58 54 51 65 78 84 81
DEWPT                  28 28 34 38 39 41 38 43 41 38 41 42 43 45 46 54 57 57 55
MIN/MAX RH                   18          83          25          84          39
RH                     22 19 26 47 61 74 73 64 36 24 30 46 57 71 83 68 48 40 41
WIND DIR               SW SW SW  S SW NW  N NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               13 16  9  5  6  5  5  8  8  6  5  6  8  8  9 12 18 21 17
CLOUDS(CAT)            FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)             16 14  9  5  6  9 11  9  7  8  9 13 17 28 39 39 38 48 57
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    O
TSTMS                                                                         O
LAL                     1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES                  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT                33 43 24<10<10<10<10<10 33 68 50<10<10<10<10<10 35 65 49
T WIND DIR             SW SW SW  S SW NW  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD             19 24 21 10 12 10 10 13 11  4 10 12 13 14 18 24 33 35 42
SMOKE DISP             GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD FR GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX
RED FLAG                W  W


DATE          THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15
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    66      42    53      36    64      41    66
TEMP          60 52 64 64   48 42 51 51   40 36 59 61   46 41 61 63
DEWPT         54 46 40 38   36 33 32 29   29 28 33 32   33 33 37 38
RH            81 80 41 38   63 70 48 42   64 72 37 33   60 73 41 39
PWIND DIR        NW     N       N     N       W    SW       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         80    20      30    20       5     5      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     O  O IS IS   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS          O  O         IS IS

$$

KSZ012-302215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
1030 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

DATE             MON 03/30/15            TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15
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          44          77          50          83
TEMP                   68 73 70 57 51 47 44 54 68 76 74 62 57 53 50 63 76 83 79
DEWPT                  28 29 34 39 40 40 38 44 41 40 43 43 42 43 45 53 57 58 56
MIN/MAX RH                   19          87          27          82          42
RH                     22 19 26 51 66 76 79 69 37 27 33 50 57 69 83 70 52 43 45
WIND DIR               SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               14 18  9  5  6  5  4  6  6  5  5  5  8  8 10 13 18 20 16
CLOUDS(CAT)            FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)             18 15 11  6  8 10 10  9  8  9 10 14 17 27 37 41 45 53 61
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    O
TSTMS                                                                         O
LAL                     1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES                  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT                34 43 39<10<10<10<10<10 40 68 55<10<10<10<10<10 32 60 45
T WIND DIR             SW SW SW SW SW NW  N  E  E NE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD             20 25 24 10 12 10  9  9  8  3  8 11 13 14 19 25 34 36 43
SMOKE DISP             EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX
RED FLAG                W  W


DATE          THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15
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     51    66      41    53      34    64      39    65
TEMP          59 51 63 63   47 41 50 51   39 34 58 61   45 39 60 62
DEWPT         53 44 39 38   36 33 32 30   29 27 33 34   33 32 37 39
RH            80 77 41 39   65 73 50 44   67 75 39 36   62 76 42 43
PWIND DIR        NW     N       N     N       W    SW       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   SC FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         80    20      20    30       5     5      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     O  O IS IS   IS IS SC SC
TSTMS          O  O

$$

KSZ012-302215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
1030 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

DATE             MON 03/30/15            TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15
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          43          76          50          82
TEMP                   68 74 70 57 50 46 43 53 68 75 73 61 57 53 50 63 76 82 79
DEWPT                  29 28 33 39 40 40 38 43 41 39 42 41 42 43 43 52 58 58 56
MIN/MAX RH                   18          90          27          79          44
RH                     23 18 25 51 68 79 82 69 37 27 33 48 57 69 77 67 54 44 45
WIND DIR               SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               16 19 10  8  6  4  4  4  5  3  5  6  8  8 10 13 19 21 17
CLOUDS(CAT)            FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)             20 16 12  7  9 11 12 10  8 10 11 14 17 24 31 38 46 55 64
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    O
TSTMS                                                                         O
LAL                     1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES                  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT                35 44 39<10<10<10<10<10 49 67 56<10<10<10<10<10 30 54 42
T WIND DIR             SW SW SW SW SW NW  N NE NE NE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD             21 26 24 16 13 10 10  8  5  2  5 13 14 13 19 25 34 37 43
SMOKE DISP             EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX
RED FLAG                W  W


DATE          THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15
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     50    66      40    53      34    64      39    65
TEMP          58 50 63 63   46 40 50 51   38 34 58 61   45 39 60 62
DEWPT         52 44 38 38   36 32 32 29   28 27 33 34   32 32 37 38
RH            80 80 39 39   68 73 50 42   67 75 39 36   60 76 42 41
PWIND DIR        NW     N       N     N       W    SW       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   SC FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         80    20      20    30       5     5      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     O  O IS IS   IS IS SC SC
TSTMS          O  O         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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