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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
354 AM CST WED DEC 24 2014

KSZ058-242215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
354 AM CST WED DEC 24 2014

DATE             WED 12/24/14            THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14
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          26          52          36          45
TEMP             33 31 35 38 32 27 26 26 26 32 45 52 46 42 41 39 38 35 41 45 39
DEWPT            29 28 27 27 25 24 23 23 24 27 30 32 32 31 32 32 31 33 34 34 31
MIN/MAX RH                   64          92          46          88          65
RH               85 88 72 64 75 88 88 88 92 81 55 46 58 65 70 76 76 92 76 65 73
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  N
WIND SPD         18 18 17 12  9  6  8 10 14 19 25 24 20 20 19 14 10  6  5  6 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)      100 97 93 62 31 23 17 18 19 25 32 39 46 45 45 53 62 76 81 86 94
POP 12HR                     30           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN                                                                    S  S  C
SNOW              C                                                           C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT          12 19 23 23 20<10<10<10<10<10<10 19<10<10<10<10<10<10 17 26 16
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N
T WIND SPD       32 28 25 18 16 13 16 20 27 36 41 46 36 39 39 28 20 10  5  4 14
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR


DATE               SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14
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       25    32      19    35      22    33      17    28
TEMP          32   26 30 27 21   19 32 30 24   22 30 28 21   18 25 22
DEWPT         27   22 22 19 16   15 21 20 19   20 22 19 15   13 14 10
RH            81   85 72 71 81   84 63 66 81   92 72 68 77   80 62 59
PWIND DIR          NW     N      NW     S       N     N      NW     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV B2 B1 SC   SC FW SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR           30    40      10    10       5    10      10    10
RAIN           C    C
SNOW           C    C  C  S

$$

KSZ024-242215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
354 AM CST WED DEC 24 2014

DATE             WED 12/24/14            THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14
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                      37          25          48          33          39
TEMP             33 30 34 37 32 27 25 25 25 30 43 48 44 40 39 37 36 33 37 39 33
DEWPT            28 27 27 26 25 24 23 22 24 28 31 33 32 31 30 30 30 30 30 31 29
MIN/MAX RH                   66         100          54          86          72
RH               82 88 75 64 75 88 92 88 96 92 62 56 62 70 70 75 79 89 75 73 85
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NW  N NW
WIND SPD         17 16 14 11  8  5  6  8 10 13 20 19 13 13 12  9  5  6  8  9  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV
CLOUDS (%)      100 97 93 74 40 30 23 23 23 29 34 36 38 40 41 52 62 80 85 96 97
POP 12HR                     20           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN                                                                    S  S  S
SNOW              S                                                     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            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT          15 19 22 22 19<10<10<10<10<10<10 16<10<10<10<10<10<10 17 23 16
T WIND DIR        N NW NW NW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       31 26 23 17 16 11 12 14 20 27 34 35 28 26 24 17 11 13 14 13 14
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14
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       22    29      18    34      21    30      16    24
TEMP          28   23 27 25 20   18 30 29 23   21 28 25 19   16 22 19
DEWPT         25   20 20 17 15   13 20 19 18   18 19 17 13   12 11  9
RH            88   88 74 71 81   80 66 66 81   88 68 71 77   84 62 64
PWIND DIR          NW     N       W    SW       W     N      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV B2 SC SC   FW FW SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20    30      10     5       5    10      10    10
RAIN           S
SNOW           S    S  C  S

$$

KSZ012-242215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
354 AM CST WED DEC 24 2014

DATE             WED 12/24/14            THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14
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          24          48          32          38
TEMP             32 30 34 36 32 28 25 25 25 30 43 48 43 39 38 36 34 32 36 38 33
DEWPT            28 27 26 26 24 24 23 23 25 28 31 33 32 31 30 30 29 30 30 31 29
MIN/MAX RH                   67         100          56          88          74
RH               85 88 72 67 72 85 92 92100 92 62 56 65 73 73 79 82 92 79 76 85
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD         17 16 16 11  8  5  6  8 11 14 19 19 13 12 11  8  8  8  9  9 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV
CLOUDS (%)      100 98 96 81 45 31 22 23 23 29 36 36 37 35 34 48 62 82 87 97 98
POP 12HR                     20           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN                                                                    S  S  S
SNOW              S                                                     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            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT          13 20 22 24 19<10<10<10<10<10<10 15<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 24 28
T WIND DIR        N NW NW NW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       31 26 24 18 16 11 13 16 21 28 33 34 27 24 21 16 13 13 16 12 14
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD


DATE               SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14
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       21    29      18    33      20    29      15    23
TEMP          27   22 27 25 20   18 30 28 23   20 27 24 18   15 21 18
DEWPT         24   20 19 17 15   13 20 19 18   18 18 16 12   11 10  7
RH            88   92 71 71 81   80 66 68 81   92 68 71 77   84 62 61
PWIND DIR          NW     N       W     S       W    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV B2 SC SC   FW FW SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20    20      10     5       5    10      10    10
RAIN           S
SNOW           S    S  S  S

$$

KSZ012-242215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
354 AM CST WED DEC 24 2014

DATE             WED 12/24/14            THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14
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          25          47          32          38
TEMP             33 30 34 36 32 27 25 25 25 31 43 47 43 39 37 35 33 32 36 37 33
DEWPT            28 27 26 26 24 24 23 23 25 27 30 32 32 30 30 30 28 29 30 31 29
MIN/MAX RH                   66          98          55          87          75
RH               82 88 72 67 72 88 92 92100 85 60 56 65 70 75 82 82 88 79 79 85
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD         17 16 16 12  8  6  8  9 11 14 19 18 13 12 10  8  6  8  9  8 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV
CLOUDS (%)      100 99 99 85 50 32 21 22 22 29 36 40 43 39 34 47 61 83 86 96 98
POP 12HR                     30           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN                                                                    S  S
SNOW              C                                                     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            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT          12 21 23 23 21<10<10<10<10<10<10 13<10<10<10<10<10<10 17 24 15
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       27 24 24 18 14 11 12 16 20 26 32 33 26 21 18 12 10 13 16 12 16
SMOKE DISP       FR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14
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       21    29      18    33      21    29      14    22
TEMP          27   22 26 24 20   18 29 28 23   21 27 24 18   15 20 18
DEWPT         25   20 18 17 14   13 20 18 18   18 18 15 12   10  9  6
RH            92   92 71 74 77   80 69 66 81   88 68 68 77   80 62 59
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W     S       W    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV B2 B1 SC   FW FW SC SC   B1 B1 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20    20       5     5       5    10      10    10
SNOW           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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