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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
343 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

KSZ058-222215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
343 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE             MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14
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                      48          32          39          29          37
TEMP             43 42 46 48 44 39 35 33 32 34 38 39 35 33 31 30 29 31 35 37 33
DEWPT            41 41 42 39 37 35 32 31 29 29 30 30 30 30 28 27 26 26 26 27 27
MIN/MAX RH                   73          92          69          91          66
RH               93 96 86 71 76 85 89 92 88 82 73 70 82 89 88 88 88 81 69 67 78
WIND DIR          S  S SW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD          9  8  9 12 16 16 13 12 12 14 17 16 14 16 16 16 16 16 16 12  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100 99 99 93 73 48 51 62 70 78 92 95 90 92 86 88 77 65 48 28
POP 12HR                     70          20          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.21           0        0.02        0.03           0
RAIN              L  L  C  S  S  S              S  S
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            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 10 31 21<10<10<10<10<10 47 32<10 14 21 21 21 19 27 24 16
T WIND DIR        S  S SW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       18 14 14 24 31 29 27 25 24 27 24 24 27 23 25 25 25 21 18 14 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR FR GD GD GD GD GD GD FR


DATE               THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14
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       27    47      30    38      22    36      23    40
TEMP          29   27 43 40 34   30 36 32 25   22 32 31 25   23 36 35
DEWPT         24   24 30 32 31   27 26 24 20   18 20 21 20   19 23 24
RH            81   88 60 73 89   88 67 72 81   84 61 66 81   84 59 64
PWIND DIR          SW     S      SW    NW      NW    NW      SW     S
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC
POP 12HR            0     0       5    10       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ024-222215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
343 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE             MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14
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                      46          32          38          28          35
TEMP             42 41 45 46 41 38 36 34 32 33 36 38 34 32 30 29 28 30 34 35 32
DEWPT            40 41 41 39 37 35 32 32 30 30 30 31 30 30 28 27 26 25 26 27 27
MIN/MAX RH                   77          94          75          93          70
RH               93100 86 76 85 89 85 92 92 89 79 76 85 92 92 92 92 81 72 72 81
WIND DIR          S  S SW  W NW NW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD         10  8  8 10 12 13 13 12 11 13 16 16 14 14 14 14 14 13 13 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100 97 96 98 86 92 94 96 96 98 95 95 88 89 78 66 50 32
POP 12HR                     80          40          40          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.33        0.07        0.06        0.02           0
RAIN              L  D  D  L  C  C  C  C        C  C
SNOW                                C  C  C  C  C  C  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  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 26 12<10<10<10<10<10 28 22<10 16 21 20 17 15 22 24 15
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  W NW NW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       18 13 12 13 24 25 27 25 23 26 23 23 25 28 27 26 25 20 18 14 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR GD GD GD GD FR GD GD FR


DATE               THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14
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       26    45      29    35      20    34      22    37
TEMP          28   26 41 38 32   29 34 29 23   20 30 29 24   22 33 32
DEWPT         24   24 30 31 30   26 25 23 18   16 20 20 19   17 21 23
RH            85   92 65 76 92   88 69 78 81   84 66 69 81   81 61 69
PWIND DIR          SW     S      SW    NW      NW     W      SW     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC FW FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0      10    10       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-222215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
343 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE             MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14
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                      46          32          37          28          35
TEMP             41 41 45 46 41 37 36 34 32 33 36 37 34 31 30 29 28 30 34 35 32
DEWPT            40 40 41 39 37 35 33 33 31 30 30 31 30 29 28 27 26 25 26 27 27
MIN/MAX RH                   79          96          78          93          70
RH               96 96 86 76 85 92 89 96 96 89 79 79 85 92 92 92 92 81 72 72 81
WIND DIR          S  S  S  W NW NW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD         10  9  9  8 10 13 13 12 11 13 16 16 14 16 14 14 14 14 13 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100 98 94 96 97 97 98 96 96 90 90 80 69 53 36
POP 12HR                     80          50          40          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.37        0.13        0.06        0.03           0
RAIN              L  D  D  L  C  C  C  C        C  C
SNOW                                C  C  C  C  C  C  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  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 13 27 12<10<10<10 15 11 22 23<10 18 21 20 19 21 23 23 15
T WIND DIR       SE SE  S  W NW NW NW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       19 14 14  8 18 23 25 24 23 21 23 23 25 28 25 24 24 21 18 14 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR FR FR GD GD FR GD GD GD GD GD GD FR FR


DATE               THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14
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       26    44      28    34      19    33      21    35
TEMP          28   26 40 38 31   28 33 28 22   19 29 28 23   21 32 31
DEWPT         24   24 30 31 29   25 24 22 18   15 19 19 18   16 21 21
RH            85   92 67 76 92   88 69 78 84   84 66 68 81   81 63 66
PWIND DIR          SW     S      SW    NW      NW     W      SW     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0      10    10       5     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-222215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
343 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE             MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14
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                      46          32          37          29          35
TEMP             42 41 45 46 40 37 36 34 32 33 36 37 34 32 31 30 29 30 34 35 32
DEWPT            40 40 40 39 37 36 33 33 31 30 31 31 30 30 28 27 27 25 25 26 27
MIN/MAX RH                   78          97          77          93          69
RH               93 96 82 76 89 96 89 96 96 89 82 79 85 92 88 88 92 81 69 69 81
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  W NW NW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD         11  9  9  6  9 12 13 12 12 13 14 14 14 16 14 16 16 16 14 12  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100100 96 97 98 97 98 96 96 91 91 82 71 58 39
POP 12HR                     80          60          40          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.37        0.18        0.06        0.03           0
RAIN              L  D  D  L  L  L              C  C
SNOW                                C  C  C  C  C  C  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  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 14 25 11 13<10<10<10 11 20 25<10 19 21 22 22 23 24 24 16
T WIND DIR       SE SE  S SW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       20 17 16  8 13 24 25 21 21 23 21 21 23 28 27 26 26 23 19 16 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR GD GD FR GD GD GD GD GD GD GD FR


DATE               THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14
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       27    44      28    34      19    32      20    35
TEMP          28   27 40 38 32   29 32 28 22   19 29 27 23   20 31 30
DEWPT         24   24 30 30 29   26 24 21 17   15 18 18 17   16 20 20
RH            85   88 67 73 88   88 72 75 81   84 63 68 77   84 63 66
PWIND DIR          SW     S      SW    NW      NW     W      SW     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0      10    10       5     5       5     5

$$


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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