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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
426 AM CST SUN DEC 28 2014

KSZ058-282215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
426 AM CST SUN DEC 28 2014

DATE             SUN 12/28/14            MON 12/29/14            TUE 12/30/14
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                      39          21          37          13          20
TEMP             17 21 35 39 32 27 25 23 22 25 36 33 30 21 18 16 13 15 19 20 16
DEWPT            16 19 19 20 21 21 20 20 19 21 22 22 22 20 17 13 10  7  6  5  5
MIN/MAX RH                   46          92          57          95          51
RH               96 92 52 46 63 78 81 88 88 84 56 63 72 96 96 88 87 70 56 51 61
WIND DIR          W SW SW  S  S  S  S SE  E  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          3  3  6  8  6  6  4  5  4  4  8  9 10 12 13 17 14 16 13 13 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0  9 20 25 23 21 23 35 44 68 83 92100 96 92 89 87 84 82
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
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            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 17 18<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 24<10<10 11 13 14 15 16 21 14
T WIND DIR        W SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  E  E  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        6  6  9 11 11 11 10  8  8 10 12 13 17 25 25 29 26 25 21 20 21
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR FR GD GD GD GD GD FR


DATE               WED 12/31/14  THU 01/01/15  FRI 01/02/15  SAT 01/03/15
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        8    22      17    35      26    38      26    34
TEMP          10    8 19 21 18   17 30 32 28   26 35 34 29   27 32 26
DEWPT          1   -1 -1  5  7    9 16 19 22   24 30 29 28   25 23 21
RH            66   66 40 49 61   70 55 58 78   92 82 82 96   92 69 81
PWIND DIR           N    NW      SW    SW       S     S       W    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR           10     5       5     5      20    30      40    20
RAIN                                       S    S  C  C
SNOW                                       S    S  C  C  C    C  S  S

$$

KSZ024-282215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
426 AM CST SUN DEC 28 2014

DATE             SUN 12/28/14            MON 12/29/14            TUE 12/30/14
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          22          34           9          17
TEMP             16 21 32 38 32 27 25 24 23 24 33 29 26 18 14 12 10 11 15 17 12
DEWPT            16 19 19 21 21 22 21 21 20 20 21 20 19 16 13  9  5  2  0  0  0
MIN/MAX RH                   49          91          62          95          47
RH              100 92 58 50 63 81 84 88 88 84 61 69 74 92 96 87 80 66 50 46 58
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SE  E  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          3  5  8  8  5  5  4  3  3  4  8 10 11 14 14 17 13 14 11 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0 18 36 51 55 50 37 44 54 83 86 93100 94 87 82 77 71 66
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
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            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 16<10<10<10<10<10<10 23 25<10 13 14 13 12 13 16 19 15
T WIND DIR        W SW SW  S  S  S  S SE  E  E  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        8  8 11 12 10 10  9  5  5  6 11 13 20 26 25 27 26 24 20 19 20
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR GD GD GD FR FR FR GD FR


DATE               WED 12/31/14  THU 01/01/15  FRI 01/02/15  SAT 01/03/15
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        4    21      15    33      24    37      24    30
TEMP           7    4 17 19 16   15 28 30 26   25 34 33 27   24 28 22
DEWPT         -4   -4 -1  3  6    7 14 17 20   22 29 27 25   22 19 17
RH            60   68 44 49 64   70 55 58 78   88 82 78 92   92 68 81
PWIND DIR           N     W      SW    SW       S     S       W    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   SC SC SC FW   SC SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5     0       0     5      10    30      40    20
RAIN                                               C  C
SNOW                                               C  C  C    C  S  S

$$

KSZ012-282215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
426 AM CST SUN DEC 28 2014

DATE             SUN 12/28/14            MON 12/29/14            TUE 12/30/14
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          22          32           8          15
TEMP             16 21 34 37 31 27 26 24 23 24 31 28 25 16 13 11  8  9 14 15 10
DEWPT            16 19 21 22 22 22 22 22 21 21 21 20 18 15 12  8  4  1 -1 -1  0
MIN/MAX RH                   54          93          66          96          48
RH              100 92 58 54 69 81 85 92 92 88 66 71 74 96 96 87 83 69 50 48 63
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SE  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          3  5  8  8  5  5  4  3  4  4  8 10 12 16 14 16 13 14 12 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0 20 44 60 59 64 52 60 65 86 85 92 99 92 85 80 75 69 65
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          30           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
SNOW                                            S  S  C  C  C  C
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  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 11 15<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 28<10 16 17 15 13 14 17 20 16
T WIND DIR       SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  E  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        8  9 12 13 10 10  8  5  5  6 11 13 23 27 25 27 26 24 20 19 21
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR GD GD GD FR GD GD GD FR


DATE               WED 12/31/14  THU 01/01/15  FRI 01/02/15  SAT 01/03/15
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        2    20      14    32      23    36      23    29
TEMP           5    2 16 18 15   14 27 29 25   24 33 32 26   23 27 21
DEWPT         -4   -4 -1  4  5    7 14 17 18   21 28 26 25   21 18 16
RH            65   75 46 53 64   73 57 60 74   88 82 78 96   92 68 81
PWIND DIR           N     W      SW    SW       S     S       W    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5     0       0     0      10    30      30    20
RAIN                                               C  C
SNOW                                               C  C  C    C  S  S

$$

KSZ012-282215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
426 AM CST SUN DEC 28 2014

DATE             SUN 12/28/14            MON 12/29/14            TUE 12/30/14
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          23          31           7          15
TEMP             17 21 33 37 31 27 26 24 23 25 30 28 24 16 12 10  8  9 13 15  9
DEWPT            16 19 21 22 22 22 22 22 21 21 21 20 18 15 11  7  3  0 -1 -1  0
MIN/MAX RH                   54          93          68          97          49
RH               96 92 61 54 69 81 85 92 92 84 69 71 77 96 96 87 79 66 53 48 66
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  S  S  S SE SE  E  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          3  5  8  8  5  4  4  4  4  4  9 10 12 16 13 16 13 14 12 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL FW B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B2 OV B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0 22 51 61 68 72 59 69 72 94 86 93 99 87 74 72 69 65 63
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          30           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
SNOW                                            S  S  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            5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 16<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 30<10 13 15 15 14 14 18 20 15
T WIND DIR       SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SE  E  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        6 11 11 13 11 11  9  8  8  9 11 13 23 27 25 25 25 24 20 19 21
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR GD GD GD GD FR GD GD FR


DATE               WED 12/31/14  THU 01/01/15  FRI 01/02/15  SAT 01/03/15
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        1    20      14    31      23    36      23    28
TEMP           4    1 15 18 15   14 26 28 25   23 32 32 26   23 27 21
DEWPT         -4   -4  0  4  5    7 14 17 18   21 28 26 26   21 17 15
RH            68   79 50 53 64   73 60 63 74   92 85 78100   92 65 77
PWIND DIR          NW     W      SW    SW       S     S       W    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5     0       0     0      10    30      30    20
RAIN                                               C  C
SNOW                                               C  C  C    C  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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