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FNUS83 KTOP 281211
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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
611 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

KSZ058-282215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
611 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

DATE             WED 01/28/15            THU 01/29/15            FRI 01/30/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      74          37          47          23          44
TEMP                45 65 74 62 51 45 41 38 39 44 47 39 32 28 25 23 26 38 44 40
DEWPT               39 37 40 39 39 36 34 31 30 27 27 25 24 22 21 21 21 22 22 22
MIN/MAX RH                   29          78
RH                  79 35 29 43 63 70 76 76 70 51 45 57 72 78 84 92 81 52 41 48
WIND DIR             S  S SW SW  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD            13 19 20 12 12 14 17 23 23 20 17  9  6  5  4  5  4  4  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)         FW SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)          18 35 37  9 18 16 25 44 35 25 16  7  8  8 21 34 38 42 54 66
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                  1  1  1
HAINES               5  5  5
MIX HGT            <10 14 25 24
T WIND DIR           S SW  W  W
T WIND SPD          28 23 19 21
SMOKE DISP          PR FR GD GD


DATE               SAT 01/31/15  SUN 02/01/15  MON 02/02/15  TUE 02/03/15
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       32    41      27    32       9    26      17    37
TEMP          35   32 38 38 30   27 30 27 14    9 22 24 19   17 32 35
DEWPT         24   27 32 33 30   27 19 13  7    6  7 10 13   14 21 22
RH            64   81 79 82100  100 63 55 73   87 52 54 77   88 63 59
PWIND DIR          SE     S      SE     N      NW    NE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           30    60      70    40       5     5       5    10
RAIN                C  L  L  L
SNOW                C  L     L    L  C  C

$$

KSZ024-282215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
611 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

DATE             WED 01/28/15            THU 01/29/15            FRI 01/30/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      71          36          45          21          41
TEMP                42 62 71 60 49 43 40 37 37 43 45 37 30 26 23 21 24 36 41 38
DEWPT               35 37 41 39 37 35 33 29 27 25 26 24 22 21 19 18 18 19 20 21
MIN/MAX RH                   33          82
RH                  76 39 34 46 63 73 76 72 67 49 47 59 72 81 84 88 77 50 42 50
WIND DIR             S  S SW  W  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE  S SE
WIND SPD            10 14 17 10 12 17 21 21 21 18 16  8  5  4  4  4  3  4  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)         SC SC SC FW FW SC B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)          27 35 36 12 15 35 69 48 37 25 16  6 12 18 24 31 36 40 52 64
POP 12HR                      0           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                  1  1  1
HAINES               5  5  5
MIX HGT            <10 10 22 24
T WIND DIR           S SW  W NW
T WIND SPD          18 17 17 23
SMOKE DISP          PR FR GD GD


DATE               SAT 01/31/15  SUN 02/01/15  MON 02/02/15  TUE 02/03/15
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       31    40      26    29       7    23      15    33
TEMP          33   31 37 37 29   26 28 25 12    7 19 21 17   15 29 32
DEWPT         23   25 32 32 29   25 16 10  4    2  4  7 10   12 18 19
RH            66   78 82 82100   96 60 52 70   79 51 54 73   88 63 58
PWIND DIR           S     S      SW     N      NW     N      SE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B1 SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR           30    60      70    30       5     5      10    10
RAIN                C  L  L  L
SNOW                C  L  L  L    L  C  C

$$

KSZ012-282215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
611 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

DATE             WED 01/28/15            THU 01/29/15            FRI 01/30/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      69          35          44          20          40
TEMP                42 60 69 58 48 42 39 36 37 41 44 36 29 25 22 20 23 35 40 37
DEWPT               35 36 41 40 37 36 33 28 27 25 26 24 22 21 19 17 18 19 20 21
MIN/MAX RH                   34          84
RH                  76 41 36 51 65 79 79 72 67 52 49 61 75 84 88 88 81 52 44 52
WIND DIR             S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  S  S SE
WIND SPD            12 16 17 11 14 20 23 24 23 19 17  9  6  5  4  4  3  5  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)         SC SC SC FW FW SC B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)          32 34 36 13 18 44 79 51 38 25 16  7 12 17 24 31 34 37 49 60
POP 12HR                      0           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                  1  1  1
HAINES               5  5  5
MIX HGT            <10 11 23 24
T WIND DIR           S SW  W NW
T WIND SPD          20 14 16 24
SMOKE DISP          PR FR GD GD


DATE               SAT 01/31/15  SUN 02/01/15  MON 02/02/15  TUE 02/03/15
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       29    40      25    28       6    22      13    32
TEMP          32   30 37 37 29   25 27 24 11    6 18 20 16   14 27 31
DEWPT         22   25 32 32 29   24 16 10  3    1  4  6 10   10 18 19
RH            66   81 82 82100   96 63 54 69   79 53 54 77   84 68 61
PWIND DIR           S     S      NW     N      NW     N      SE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B1 SC   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           30    60      60    30       5     5      10    10
RAIN                C  L  L  L
SNOW                C  L  L  L    L  C  C

$$

KSZ012-282215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
611 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

DATE             WED 01/28/15            THU 01/29/15            FRI 01/30/15
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      69          35          43          19          40
TEMP                41 60 69 58 47 42 38 36 36 41 43 35 28 24 22 20 22 34 40 36
DEWPT               34 36 40 42 37 36 31 28 27 25 26 24 22 20 18 17 18 19 20 21
MIN/MAX RH                   34          84
RH                  76 41 35 55 68 79 76 72 69 52 51 64 78 84 84 88 84 54 44 54
WIND DIR             S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  S  S SE
WIND SPD            12 16 16 10 16 23 24 24 23 20 17 10  6  5  4  4  3  5  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)         SC SC SC FW FW B1 OV B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)          36 32 37 14 19 56 91 56 41 25 17  8 16 24 27 30 33 35 46 56
POP 12HR                      0           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                  1  1  1
HAINES               5  5  5
MIX HGT            <10 14 22 23
T WIND DIR           S SW NW NW
T WIND SPD          16 10 16 23
SMOKE DISP          PR PR FR GD


DATE               SAT 01/31/15  SUN 02/01/15  MON 02/02/15  TUE 02/03/15
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       29    40      25    28       5    21      13    31
TEMP          31   29 37 37 29   25 27 24 11    5 17 19 15   13 26 30
DEWPT         22   24 32 32 29   24 17 11  3    0  3  6  9   10 18 19
RH            69   81 82 82100   96 65 57 69   79 53 56 77   87 71 63
PWIND DIR           S     S      NE     N      NW     N      SE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B2 OV OV OV   OV B2 B1 SC   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           20    60      60    30       5     5      10    10
RAIN                S  L  L  L
SNOW                S  L  L  L    L  C  C

$$


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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