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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
345 AM CST THU DEC 25 2014

KSZ058-252215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
345 AM CST THU DEC 25 2014

DATE             THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14            SAT 12/27/14
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                      53          38          47          26          34
TEMP             27 32 47 53 48 43 40 39 38 38 44 47 42 37 33 30 27 26 31 34 28
DEWPT            27 28 30 31 31 31 31 32 33 38 39 40 35 32 30 27 24 24 23 22 20
MIN/MAX RH                   42          97          74          92          62
RH              100 85 51 43 51 62 70 76 82100 82 76 76 82 89 88 88 92 72 61 71
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         18 21 31 31 20 19 18 14 11  9  8  4  9 10 11 12 12 11 12 11  5
WIND GUST              43 41
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       39 38 37 45 42 46 50 59 68 73 81 95100100100100 95 97 61 43 27
POP 12HR                      0           5          20          40          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.09           0
DRIZZLE                                         S  S  C  C
RAIN                                            S  S  C  C  C
SNOW                                                        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            4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 13 20<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 26<10<10<10<10 14 17 25 28<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  N  N  N NW NW  N NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       35 42 48 49 37 39 35 28 21 13 11  4 13 14 16 18 19 20 19 17 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR GD GD PR
WIND                    Y  Y


DATE               SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14  WED 12/31/14
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       20    38      23    35      20    24      11    21
TEMP          23   20 33 31 26   23 32 29 24   21 22 19 15   11 18  9
DEWPT         19   18 22 23 21   21 25 23 21   16 15 10  9    5  7  7
RH            84   92 63 72 81   92 75 78 88   81 74 67 77   76 61 91
PWIND DIR           W     S       E    NE       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5     5       5    10      20    10      10    10
SNOW                                       S    S

$$

KSZ024-252215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
345 AM CST THU DEC 25 2014

DATE             THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14            SAT 12/27/14
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                      50          33          40          24          31
TEMP             26 31 45 50 46 41 38 36 34 33 38 40 36 32 30 26 24 24 29 31 27
DEWPT            26 29 30 32 31 30 30 30 29 31 32 32 31 29 28 24 22 22 21 20 18
MIN/MAX RH                   48          89          72          92          63
RH              100 92 55 50 55 65 73 79 82 92 79 73 82 88 92 92 92 92 72 63 68
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         11 16 25 21 14 12 12  9  4  6  8  9  8 11 11 11 10 10 10 10  4
WIND GUST                 32
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       43 41 39 36 29 31 33 47 62 78 84 97100100100100 84 86 58 41 22
POP 12HR                      0           5          20          40          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.07           0
DRIZZLE                                         S  S
RAIN                                            S  S  C  C
SNOW                                               S  C  C  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  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10<10 18<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 18 13 11<10 10<10 16 25 25<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N NW  N NW  N NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       21 32 37 40 28 24 25 17  9 12 10 12 12 18 18 19 18 19 14 14 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR PR FR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE               SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14  WED 12/31/14
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       19    36      22    30      17    19       8    19
TEMP          22   19 32 31 25   22 28 25 21   18 19 16 12    8 16 12
DEWPT         17   17 23 22 21   20 23 21 18   13 11  6  7    3  5  6
RH            81   92 69 69 84   92 81 84 88   80 70 64 80   79 61 76
PWIND DIR           W     S      SE    NE       N     N       N    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            5     5       5    20      20    10      10    10
SNOW                                 S  S  S    S

$$

KSZ012-252215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
345 AM CST THU DEC 25 2014

DATE             THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14            SAT 12/27/14
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                      50          32          39          23          30
TEMP             26 31 45 50 45 40 37 35 33 32 37 39 35 31 29 26 24 24 28 30 26
DEWPT            26 28 30 32 31 30 29 29 29 29 31 31 30 29 27 24 22 21 20 20 18
MIN/MAX RH                   50          89          74          94          65
RH              100 88 55 50 58 67 72 78 85 88 79 73 82 92 92 92 92 88 71 66 71
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         13 17 25 21 13 12 11  9  5  6  8  9  9 11 11 11 11 11 10 10  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       43 42 41 37 29 28 27 48 68 77 85 97 99100100100 88 88 60 42 22
POP 12HR                      0           5          20          40          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.08           0
DRIZZLE                                         S
RAIN                                            S  S  C
SNOW                                               S  C  C  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  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 10 20<10<10<10<10<10<10 17 20 20<10<10 12 14 17 26 26<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       26 33 37 40 27 24 23 17 10 11 12 13 12 16 16 18 19 20 16 14 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR FR FR FR GD GD PR


DATE               SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14  WED 12/31/14
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       18    36      22    29      15    18       7    19
TEMP          21   18 32 31 25   22 27 24 20   16 17 14 10    7 16 11
DEWPT         17   17 22 22 21   20 22 20 17   12 10  5  7    3  4  6
RH            84   96 66 69 84   92 81 84 88   84 73 67 87   83 58 80
PWIND DIR           W     S      SE    NE       N     N       N    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            5     5       5    20      20    10      10    10
SNOW                                 S  S  S    S

$$

KSZ012-252215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
345 AM CST THU DEC 25 2014

DATE             THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14            SAT 12/27/14
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                      49          32          39          23          30
TEMP             26 32 45 49 44 39 37 34 32 32 37 39 35 31 28 26 24 24 28 30 26
DEWPT            26 28 29 32 31 30 29 29 29 29 30 31 31 29 27 24 22 21 20 20 17
MIN/MAX RH                   51          90          75          96          64
RH              100 85 53 52 60 70 72 82 88 88 75 73 85 92 96 92 92 88 71 66 68
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         17 17 24 20 14 12 11  9  5  6  8  9  8 10 11 12 11 11 10 10  5
WIND GUST                 31
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       42 42 41 39 32 33 33 48 63 78 85 96 98100100100 89 88 60 42 21
POP 12HR                      0           5          10          40          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.08           0
SNOW                                                  C  C  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  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10<10 18<10<10<10<10<10<10 17 21 16<10<10 11 10 17 27 27<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       31 32 35 35 27 23 20 14  9 10 12 12 11 16 17 19 21 19 17 16 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR FR FR FR GD GD PR


DATE               SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14  WED 12/31/14
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       18    35      22    29      15    18       8    19
TEMP          21   18 32 30 25   22 27 23 20   16 17 14 10    8 16 11
DEWPT         16   17 22 22 22   20 21 20 17   12  9  5  7    3  4  5
RH            81   96 66 72 88   92 78 88 88   84 70 67 87   79 58 76
PWIND DIR           W     S      SE    NE       N     N       N    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            5     5       5    20      20    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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