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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
336 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

KSZ058-192215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
336 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

DATE             FRI 12/19/14            SAT 12/20/14            SUN 12/21/14
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          29          44          35          46
TEMP             30 31 35 36 33 31 30 30 29 32 41 44 41 38 37 36 35 37 43 46 44
DEWPT            29 29 30 30 31 30 30 29 29 32 35 36 35 35 34 34 34 37 39 40 40
MIN/MAX RH                   80         100          73         100          79
RH               96 92 82 79 92 96100 96100100 79 73 79 89 89 92 96100 86 79 86
WIND DIR          N  E  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          2  2  2  3  3  4  6  6  8  8  9  9  9  9 10  9 10 11 12 13 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100100 99100 95100100 96 95 91 47 52 55 72 69 85 71 80 72 82 81
POP 12HR                     10           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE                                                           C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   SC
OBVIS            PF                PF PF PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT          23 23 24 17 15<10 14 15 14<10 17 17<10<10<10<10<10<10 11 27 10
T WIND DIR        N NE  S SW  S  S  S  S SW  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        3  3  5  5  4  8 11 12 16 13 16 14 13 14 16 14 16 17 19 24 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE               MON 12/22/14  TUE 12/23/14  WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14
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       40    49      34    42      28    43      28    42
TEMP          41   40 47 43 37   34 40 37 31   29 40 37 31   28 39 36
DEWPT         39   39 41 35 34   30 30 28 27   26 28 28 27   25 28 29
RH            92   96 79 73 89   85 67 70 85   88 62 70 85   88 64 75
PWIND DIR           S     W      NW    NW      NW    NW      SW     E
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV B2 B1 B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR           30    30      20    10      10     5       5    20
RAIN                         S    S                              S  S
RAIN SHWRS    SC   SC SC SC
SNOW                         S    S                              S  S

$$

KSZ024-192215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
336 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

DATE             FRI 12/19/14            SAT 12/20/14            SUN 12/21/14
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                      34          27          39          33          45
TEMP             29 30 33 34 31 29 28 28 27 29 36 39 37 35 35 34 34 36 42 45 43
DEWPT            28 28 29 30 31 29 28 28 27 29 33 34 34 35 34 34 33 36 38 40 40
MIN/MAX RH                   86         100          82         100          82
RH               96 92 85 85100100100100100100 89 82 89100 96100 96100 86 82 89
WIND DIR         NW  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          0  2  5  5  4  4  5  6  6  6  8  6  6  5  8  8  8  9 11 11 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100 99100100100 99 92 56 64 62 73 68 85 73 77 65 83 78
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE                                                           C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   SC
OBVIS            PF                PF PF PF
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  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT          16 16 22 23<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 18<10
T WIND DIR        W  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        2  1  8  9  6  8 10 11 12 12 11 11 11 12 13 14 14 17 21 21 20
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               MON 12/22/14  TUE 12/23/14  WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14
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       39    47      31    39      27    40      27    38
TEMP          41   40 45 41 35   32 37 35 30   27 37 35 30   27 36 33
DEWPT         39   39 39 35 32   28 29 27 26   25 26 27 26   24 27 28
RH            92   96 79 79 89   85 72 72 85   92 64 72 85   88 69 82
PWIND DIR           S     W      NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   OV B2 B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B2
POP 12HR           40    30      20    20      10     5       5    20
RAIN                         S    S  S  S                        S  S
RAIN SHWRS    SC   SC SC SC
SNOW                         S    S  S  S                        S  S

$$

KSZ012-192215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
336 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

DATE             FRI 12/19/14            SAT 12/20/14            SUN 12/21/14
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                      33          27          38          33          45
TEMP             29 30 32 33 31 29 28 28 27 29 35 38 36 35 34 33 33 35 42 45 42
DEWPT            28 28 29 29 30 28 28 27 27 29 33 33 33 34 33 33 33 35 38 39 39
MIN/MAX RH                   85         100          84         100          82
RH               96 92 88 85 96 96100 96100100 92 82 89 96 96100100100 86 79 89
WIND DIR         SW SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          0  3  6  6  4  5  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  8  8  9 10 11 11 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100100100 93 58 66 68 77 74 85 71 75 62 82 79
POP 12HR                      5          10           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   SC
OBVIS            PF                PF PF PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT          17 16 24 23 13 13<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 19<10
T WIND DIR       SW  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        2  3  9 10  6  9 10 10 11 12 11  9 10 12 13 13 14 16 20 23 21
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD PR


DATE               MON 12/22/14  TUE 12/23/14  WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14
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       39    47      31    38      26    39      26    37
TEMP          40   39 45 40 34   31 37 34 29   26 36 34 29   26 35 32
DEWPT         38   39 38 35 31   28 30 27 26   24 27 26 26   23 26 27
RH            92  100 76 82 89   88 75 75 88   92 69 72 88   88 69 81
PWIND DIR           S     W      NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   OV B2 B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B2
POP 12HR           40    40      20    20       5     5       5    20
RAIN                         S    S  S  S                        S  S
RAIN SHWRS    SC   SC SC SC
SNOW                         S    S  S  S                        S  S

$$

KSZ012-192215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
336 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

DATE             FRI 12/19/14            SAT 12/20/14            SUN 12/21/14
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                      33          28          38          33          45
TEMP             28 29 32 33 31 30 29 28 28 30 36 38 36 35 34 34 33 35 42 45 43
DEWPT            28 28 28 29 29 28 28 27 27 30 32 33 33 34 33 33 33 35 37 39 39
MIN/MAX RH                   84         100          82         100          78
RH              100 96 85 85 92 92 96 96 96100 85 82 89 96 96 96100100 82 79 86
WIND DIR          S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          1  3  6  6  4  5  5  5  6  6  8  6  6  6  8  8  9 10 11 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100100 99100100100100100100100 61 72 71 76 75 84 71 73 59 82 79
POP 12HR                      5          10           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   SC
OBVIS            PF                PF PF PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT          15 12 20 23 12 24 16<10<10<10 15 16<10<10<10<10<10<10 13 20<10
T WIND DIR       SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        3  4  9 10  8 10 11 11 13 12 13 11 12 14 14 16 17 17 19 21 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR FR FR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               MON 12/22/14  TUE 12/23/14  WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14
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       39    47      31    38      26    39      25    37
TEMP          40   39 45 40 34   31 37 34 29   26 36 33 28   25 34 32
DEWPT         38   38 38 34 31   27 29 27 25   23 26 25 26   23 25 26
RH            92   96 76 79 89   85 72 75 85   88 67 72 92   92 69 78
PWIND DIR           S     W      NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   OV B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 B2
POP 12HR           40    40      20    20       5     0       5    20
RAIN                         S    S  S  S                        S  S
RAIN SHWRS    SC   SC SC SC
SNOW                         S    S  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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