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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
430 AM CST THU DEC 11 2014

KSZ058-112215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
430 AM CST THU DEC 11 2014

DATE             THU 12/11/14            FRI 12/12/14            SAT 12/13/14
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                      43          40          53          45          58
TEMP             35 36 41 43 43 42 42 42 40 42 49 53 49 46 45 45 45 47 55 58 55
DEWPT            33 35 38 39 39 41 40 40 40 42 45 46 46 46 45 45 45 47 50 51 52
MIN/MAX RH                   86         100          78         100          78
RH               92 96 89 86 86 96 93 93100100 86 77 89100100100100100 83 77 90
WIND DIR          E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  5  8  8  5  6  8  8  9 12 14 13 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100100100 93 91 95 97100100 94 94 87 80 90100100100 95 89 86 82
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
DRIZZLE           ?  ?        ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?        ?  ?  ?  ?  S  S  S  S  ?
RAIN                                                              S  S  S  S  S
OBVIS            PF PF       PF PF PF PF PF PF       PF PF PF PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10<10 11<10<10<10<10<10<10 11 14<10<10<10<10<10<10 11 11<10
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        5  5  4  5  8  9  9  8 10 11 11 11 11 12 14 12 14 17 20 19 19
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               SUN 12/14/14  MON 12/15/14  TUE 12/16/14  WED 12/17/14
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       51    60      45    49      31    40      28    40
TEMP          52   51 57 54 50   46 47 42 36   32 38 35 30   28 37 37
DEWPT         52   51 52 51 49   45 43 37 32   28 31 29 27   25 29 29
RH           100  100 83 90 96   96 86 82 85   85 76 78 88   88 72 72
PWIND DIR           S     S      SE     N      NW     N       N     E
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV OV B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20    30      80    60      30    10       5     5
DRIZZLE        ?    ?
RAIN           S    S                L  L  C    C
RAIN SHWRS            SC SC  O    O
SNOW                                       C    C

$$

KSZ024-112215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
430 AM CST THU DEC 11 2014

DATE             THU 12/11/14            FRI 12/12/14            SAT 12/13/14
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                      40          37          52          44          56
TEMP             33 33 37 40 39 38 39 39 37 41 49 52 49 46 45 45 44 46 53 56 54
DEWPT            32 33 36 37 37 38 38 37 37 40 44 46 46 46 45 45 44 46 50 51 51
MIN/MAX RH                   89         100          78         100          83
RH               96100 96 89 92100 96 92100 96 83 80 89100100100100100 89 83 90
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  4  4  4  3  3  4  3  4  5  9  9  5  6  8  6  6 11 14 13 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100100100 86 78 87 96100100 96 94 86 78 89100100100 92 84 81 77
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
DRIZZLE           ?  ?        ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?        ?  ?  ?  ?  S  S  S  S  ?
RAIN                                                              S  S  S  S  S
OBVIS            PF PF       PF PF PF PF PF PF       PF PF PF PF
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  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10<10 10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 22<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR        E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        5  6  5  6  8  9  9  8 10 11 12 12 12 13 13 12 12 17 21 23 20
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               SUN 12/14/14  MON 12/15/14  TUE 12/16/14  WED 12/17/14
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       51    59      45    47      29    38      26    37
TEMP          53   52 57 54 50   47 46 40 35   30 35 33 28   26 35 34
DEWPT         53   52 53 52 50   45 42 35 31   27 30 28 26   23 28 27
RH           100  100 86 93100   93 86 82 85   88 82 82 92   88 75 75
PWIND DIR           S     S      SE     N      NW     N       N    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   OV OV OV OV   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR           20    30      70    70      30    10      10     5
DRIZZLE        ?    ?
RAIN           S    S                L  L  C    C
RAIN SHWRS            SC SC NM   NM
SNOW                                       C    C

$$

KSZ012-112215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
430 AM CST THU DEC 11 2014

DATE             THU 12/11/14            FRI 12/12/14            SAT 12/13/14
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                      40          35          51          43          55
TEMP             32 32 37 40 38 37 36 37 35 39 47 51 48 45 43 44 44 46 53 55 53
DEWPT            31 32 36 37 36 37 36 35 35 39 44 45 45 44 43 44 44 46 50 51 51
MIN/MAX RH                   90         100          80         100          84
RH               96100 96 89 92100100 92100100 89 80 89 96100100100100 89 86 93
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  4  4  5  4  4  4  3  4  5  8  9  5  5  6  6  8 10 13 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100100100 83 72 82 94100100 98 94 84 74 87100100100 91 82 79 76
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE                             ?  ?  ?  ?        ?  ?  ?  ?  S  S  S  S  ?
FRZG DRZL
RAIN                                                              S  S  S  S  S
OBVIS            PF PF       PF PF PF PF PF PF       PF PF PF PF
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  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 12<10<10<10<10<10<10 10 14<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR        E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        5  6  5  8  8 10  9  8  9 11 13 12 11 12 12 11 12 16 20 19 19
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               SUN 12/14/14  MON 12/15/14  TUE 12/16/14  WED 12/17/14
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       51    58      45    46      29    37      25    36
TEMP          52   51 56 53 49   46 46 40 34   29 35 32 27   25 34 33
DEWPT         52   51 53 51 49   45 42 35 30   27 29 27 25   23 27 26
RH           100  100 90 93100   96 86 82 85   92 78 81 92   92 75 75
PWIND DIR           S     S      SE     N       N     N       N    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   OV OV OV OV   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR           20    30      70    70      40    10      10     5
DRIZZLE        ?    ?
RAIN           S    S                L  L  C    C
RAIN SHWRS            SC SC NM   NM
SNOW                                       C    C

$$

KSZ012-112215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
430 AM CST THU DEC 11 2014

DATE             THU 12/11/14            FRI 12/12/14            SAT 12/13/14
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                      40          34          51          43          56
TEMP             33 32 37 40 38 37 36 36 34 38 47 51 48 44 43 44 44 46 53 56 53
DEWPT            31 32 34 36 33 35 36 34 34 38 43 44 44 44 43 43 43 46 49 50 50
MIN/MAX RH                   82         100          78         100          81
RH               92100 89 85 82 92100 92100100 86 77 86100100 96 96100 86 80 89
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  4  4  5  4  4  4  3  4  5  8  8  5  5  6  6  8 10 12 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100100100 81 70 77 92100100 96 95 84 72 84 95 96 97 88 78 77 76
POP 12HR                     10           5          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE                             ?  ?  ?  ?        ?  ?  ?  ?              ?
FRZG DRZL
RAIN                                                                          S
OBVIS            PF PF       PF PF  F  F PF PF       PF PF PF PF
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  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 11 12<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 14<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR        E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD        6  8  6  9  9 10  9  6  9 10 12 12 11 11 12 13 16 19 19 20 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               SUN 12/14/14  MON 12/15/14  TUE 12/16/14  WED 12/17/14
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       51    58      45    47      29    36      25    36
TEMP          52   51 56 53 50   47 46 40 34   29 34 32 27   25 33 32
DEWPT         51   51 53 51 49   45 43 35 30   27 28 26 25   22 26 25
RH            96  100 90 93 96   93 89 82 85   92 78 78 92   88 75 75
PWIND DIR           S     S       E     N       N     N       N    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   OV OV OV OV   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20    30      70    70      40    10      10     5
DRIZZLE        ?    ?
RAIN           S    S                L  L  C    C
RAIN SHWRS            SC SC NM   NM
SNOW                                       C    C

$$


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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