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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
343 AM CST TUE JAN 20 2015

KSZ058-202215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
343 AM CST TUE JAN 20 2015

DATE             TUE 01/20/15            WED 01/21/15            THU 01/22/15
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                      54          28          46          26          43
TEMP             34 40 50 54 46 38 34 31 29 31 41 46 40 34 31 28 27 29 39 43 37
DEWPT            28 29 30 29 28 28 27 26 25 26 27 25 24 25 25 24 22 24 24 23 22
MIN/MAX RH                   38          89          43          89          44
RH               78 64 46 38 49 67 75 81 85 81 57 43 52 69 78 85 81 81 54 45 54
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW  N  N  N NW NW
WIND SPD          5  6 11 12  5  5  9  8  8  9 11 12  6  6  5  5  5  6  8  6  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       79 85 65 36 18 15 13 14 22 22 39 43 47 45 43 39 34 27 20 11 13
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SPRINKLES        SC SC
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  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 21 38<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 33 41<10
T WIND DIR       NW  W NW NW NW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        8 13 17 17  9 10 13 14 14 17 16 14 12 12 10 10 11 12  9  9  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               FRI 01/23/15  SAT 01/24/15  SUN 01/25/15  MON 01/26/15
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       25    51      30    51      35    51      28    46
TEMP          29   25 44 44 34   31 45 46 38   35 47 44 33   29 41 41
DEWPT         22   21 26 25 26   27 32 30 31   30 32 27 27   24 27 27
RH            75   84 49 47 72   85 60 53 76   82 56 51 78   81 57 57
PWIND DIR          SW    SW       W    NW       W    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5    10       5     5

$$

KSZ024-202215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
343 AM CST TUE JAN 20 2015

DATE             TUE 01/20/15            WED 01/21/15            THU 01/22/15
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                      52          28          45          25          41
TEMP             33 38 48 52 44 37 33 30 28 31 40 45 38 32 29 27 25 27 37 41 36
DEWPT            26 27 29 27 26 25 25 24 24 26 25 24 23 23 23 22 21 24 23 23 22
MIN/MAX RH                   38          88          43          93          47
RH               75 64 47 38 49 61 72 78 85 81 55 43 54 69 78 81 84 88 56 48 56
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW  W  W  W NW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD          5  6 11 12  5  5  8  6  6  9 12 12  5  5  4  4  4  5  6  4  3
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       70 71 43 26 18 15 12 10 13 16 23 30 36 33 30 30 30 24 17 12 17
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 21 33<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 24 35<10
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       10 12 18 19 11 10 14 13 12 13 18 18 12 11 10 10  9 11  8  6  5
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               FRI 01/23/15  SAT 01/24/15  SUN 01/25/15  MON 01/26/15
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       25    52      30    49      35    48      27    45
TEMP          28   25 44 45 34   30 44 45 38   35 44 41 31   27 40 40
DEWPT         21   21 26 26 26   27 32 30 31   31 32 27 26   23 27 27
RH            75   84 49 47 72   88 62 55 76   85 62 57 81   85 59 59
PWIND DIR          SW    SW       W    NW       W    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      10    20      10     5
RAIN                                               S  S
SNOW                                               S  S

$$

KSZ012-202215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
343 AM CST TUE JAN 20 2015

DATE             TUE 01/20/15            WED 01/21/15            THU 01/22/15
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                      51          28          44          24          41
TEMP             34 39 48 51 44 37 33 30 29 30 39 44 37 31 28 26 25 27 36 41 35
DEWPT            26 27 28 27 25 25 25 24 25 26 26 25 24 24 23 22 21 24 24 23 22
MIN/MAX RH                   39          89          47          93          49
RH               72 62 46 39 47 61 72 78 85 85 59 47 59 75 81 85 84 88 61 48 59
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW
WIND SPD          6  8 12 13  5  5  9  8  8 10 12 12  5  5  5  4  4  6  6  5  3
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       61 61 40 31 23 22 22 16 15 17 24 32 43 38 33 35 38 31 25 11 15
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 22 38<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 38<10<10<10<10<10<10 24 34 16
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW SW
T WIND SPD        9 11 19 21 10 10 14 13 13 14 19 19 11 11 10  9  9 10  8  8  5
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               FRI 01/23/15  SAT 01/24/15  SUN 01/25/15  MON 01/26/15
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       25    51      30    49      34    46      27    44
TEMP          28   25 44 44 34   30 44 44 37   35 43 40 31   27 39 40
DEWPT         22   21 26 27 27   27 32 31 31   31 32 28 26   23 28 27
RH            78   84 49 51 75   88 62 60 79   85 65 62 81   85 64 59
PWIND DIR          SW    SW      NW    NW       W    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      10    20      10     5
RAIN                                               S  S
SNOW                                               S  S

$$

KSZ012-202215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
343 AM CST TUE JAN 20 2015

DATE             TUE 01/20/15            WED 01/21/15            THU 01/22/15
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                      50          28          42          25          41
TEMP             33 38 47 50 43 36 33 30 28 30 39 42 37 31 28 26 25 27 36 41 36
DEWPT            26 27 28 27 25 25 25 24 25 25 26 25 25 25 24 23 21 24 24 24 23
MIN/MAX RH                   40          88          50          92          50
RH               75 64 47 41 49 64 72 78 88 81 59 50 61 78 85 88 84 88 61 50 59
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW
WIND SPD          6  8 12 13  6  6  9  9  8 10 12 13  6  5  5  5  4  6  6  5  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       50 50 32 32 27 26 26 21 23 27 27 38 54 46 38 40 43 36 28 12 16
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 22 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 39<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 33 18
T WIND DIR        W NW NW NW  W  W NW NW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW
T WIND SPD       13 14 19 20 13 14 18 17 16 18 18 19 13 11 11 11 10 11  6  8  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               FRI 01/23/15  SAT 01/24/15  SUN 01/25/15  MON 01/26/15
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       26    51      31    48      35    46      27    43
TEMP          29   26 44 44 35   31 44 44 38   35 43 40 31   27 39 39
DEWPT         22   21 27 28 27   27 33 31 31   32 33 29 26   23 28 28
RH            75   81 51 53 72   85 65 60 76   89 67 64 81   85 64 64
PWIND DIR          SW    SW      NW    NW       W    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      10    20      10     5
RAIN                                               S  S
SNOW                                               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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