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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
420 AM CST MON DEC 29 2014

KSZ058-292215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
420 AM CST MON DEC 29 2014

DATE             MON 12/29/14            TUE 12/30/14            WED 12/31/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      38          14          18           4          21
TEMP             22 26 36 37 30 26 21 18 14 14 17 18 13  9  7  5  4  7 17 21 19
DEWPT            18 22 23 22 21 22 20 18 12  8  4  2  0 -1 -1 -3 -5 -4 -2  0  2
MIN/MAX RH                   53         100          46          69          40
RH               84 85 59 54 69 85 96100 92 76 56 49 55 63 69 69 65 60 42 39 47
WIND DIR          E NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W SW
WIND SPD          4  3  8 11 10 11 13 16 16 14 14 13 13 12 11 10  9  8  6  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       23 23 23 46 69 84100 99 99 90 82 82 82 75 68 63 58 52 45 38 32
POP 12HR                     10          20          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0           0           0
FLURRIES                                 SC SC
SNOW                             S  S  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 20 26<10<10<10 15 14 18 18 20 15 14 14 12<10<10 16 17 10
T WIND DIR        E NE  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W SW
T WIND SPD        9  8 11 16 19 21 23 25 26 24 23 21 24 21 20 17 14 11  9 10 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR FR GD GD GD GD GD GD FR FR FR PR PR PR FR PR


DATE               THU 01/01/15  FRI 01/02/15  SAT 01/03/15  SUN 01/04/15
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP       15    35      25    38      28    36      22    35
TEMP          16   15 30 32 27   25 34 35 30   28 34 32 25   22 31 27
DEWPT          3    7 14 20 24   25 29 30 29   27 28 25 25   22 23 23
RH            56   70 51 61 88  100 82 82 96   96 78 75100  100 72 85
PWIND DIR          SW    SW       S     S      NE     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            0     5      10    30      40    30      20    10
RAIN                                 C  C  C    C  C  C
SNOW                                 C  C  C    C  C  C  S    S

$$

KSZ024-292215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
420 AM CST MON DEC 29 2014

DATE             MON 12/29/14            TUE 12/30/14            WED 12/31/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      36          10          15           0          19
TEMP             23 26 35 34 27 21 17 14 10 11 14 15  9  5  3  2  0  4 15 19 17
DEWPT            19 22 22 21 22 20 15 11  4  1 -3 -4 -4 -5 -5 -6 -6 -5 -2  0  2
MIN/MAX RH                   58          94          42          76          42
RH               84 85 59 58 81 96 92 88 76 63 46 42 54 62 68 68 75 65 46 42 51
WIND DIR          E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W SW
WIND SPD          3  4  8 10 11 13 14 14 14 13 12 12 11 10 10  8  6  6  8  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       37 42 47 65 83 92100 96 92 82 72 69 66 58 50 44 37 34 31 27 24
POP 12HR                     10          30          10           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0           0           0
SNOW                          S  C  C  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 20 28<10 10 15 14 13 13 15 17 13 10<10<10<10<10 15 17 11
T WIND DIR        E NE NE NE  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W SW
T WIND SPD        5  6 10 14 20 25 25 26 24 23 20 21 21 19 17 14 11 10 13 18 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR FR GD GD FR FR FR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               THU 01/01/15  FRI 01/02/15  SAT 01/03/15  SUN 01/04/15
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP       13    33      23    36      25    34      19    32
TEMP          14   13 28 30 25   23 33 33 28   26 32 30 22   19 28 21
DEWPT          3    6 13 17 20   20 26 27 25   23 24 22 21   19 20 19
RH            61   73 53 58 81   88 75 78 88   88 72 72 96  100 71 92
PWIND DIR          SW    SW      SW     S      NE     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0      10    20      40    20      20    10
RAIN                                 S  S          S  S
SNOW                                 S  S  C    C  S  S  S    S

$$

KSZ012-292215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
420 AM CST MON DEC 29 2014

DATE             MON 12/29/14            TUE 12/30/14            WED 12/31/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      35           8          13          -1          19
TEMP             23 26 34 31 26 21 17 13  8  9 12 13  8  4  2  1 -1  3 14 19 17
DEWPT            19 22 23 23 21 18 13 10  3 -1 -4 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -7 -5 -2  0  2
MIN/MAX RH                   63          89          44          80          44
RH               84 85 64 72 81 88 84 87 79 63 48 43 54 65 72 72 75 68 48 42 51
WIND DIR          E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD          3  4  8 11 12 13 14 14 13 13 12 12 11 11 10  8  8  8  8  8  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       57 54 51 69 87 93 99 90 81 75 70 68 65 55 44 37 30 28 26 23 21
POP 12HR                     20          30           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0           0           0
SNOW                          S  C  C  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 19 20 13 16 18 15 14 14 16 18 14 11<10<10<10<10 15 19 12
T WIND DIR        E NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W SW
T WIND SPD        5  9 11 16 21 24 25 25 24 23 20 21 21 19 17 14 12 11 14 19 20
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR GD GD GD FR FR FR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE               THU 01/01/15  FRI 01/02/15  SAT 01/03/15  SUN 01/04/15
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP       12    32      21    36      24    33      18    29
TEMP          13   12 26 28 24   22 32 32 27   24 31 28 21   18 26 19
DEWPT          3    6 13 16 19   19 25 26 24   22 23 21 20   18 19 18
RH            63   76 57 60 81   88 75 78 88   92 72 75 96  100 74 96
PWIND DIR          SW    SW      SW     S      NE     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       5    20      30    20      20    10
RAIN                                 S  S          S  S
SNOW                                 S  S  C    C  S  S  S    S

$$

KSZ012-292215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
420 AM CST MON DEC 29 2014

DATE             MON 12/29/14            TUE 12/30/14            WED 12/31/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      35           7          12          -2          18
TEMP             24 27 33 30 25 21 16 12  8  8 11 12  7  3  1  0 -2  2 14 18 16
DEWPT            20 23 23 23 21 17 12  9  2 -1 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -7 -5 -1  1  2
MIN/MAX RH                   67          87          45          83          44
RH               84 85 66 75 84 84 84 87 76 66 47 45 57 68 75 75 79 72 50 46 53
WIND DIR          E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD          3  4  9 11 12 14 13 14 13 13 12 12 11 10 10  9  8  8  9  9  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       64 62 62 75 88 93 98 87 76 70 64 64 63 52 41 35 28 25 22 19 16
POP 12HR                     20          30           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02           0           0           0
SNOW                          S  C  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 15 18 12 19 16 15 15 15 17 17 14<10<10<10<10<10 16 19 12
T WIND DIR        E NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W SW
T WIND SPD        8  8 12 17 21 23 24 24 23 21 19 20 20 19 17 14 12 12 16 20 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR GD GD GD GD FR FR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE               THU 01/01/15  FRI 01/02/15  SAT 01/03/15  SUN 01/04/15
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX TEMP       12    31      21    36      24    33      18    29
TEMP          13   12 26 28 23   21 32 32 26   24 31 28 21   18 26 18
DEWPT          3    6 13 16 18   18 25 26 23   21 23 21 20   18 18 17
RH            63   76 57 60 81   88 75 78 88   88 72 75 96  100 71 96
PWIND DIR          SW    SW      SW     S      NE     N       N    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       5    20      30    20      20    10
RAIN                                 S  S          S  S
SNOW                                 S  S  C    C  S  S  S    S

$$


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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