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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
401 AM CST TUE DEC 23 2014

KSZ058-232230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
401 AM CST TUE DEC 23 2014

DATE             TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU 12/25/14
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                      41          29          37          26          49
TEMP             32 33 38 41 37 34 32 31 30 29 34 37 32 29 28 27 26 31 43 49 44
DEWPT            29 31 32 32 32 31 30 29 28 27 28 28 27 27 26 25 24 27 31 31 32
MIN/MAX RH                   72          95          70          94          51
RH               88 92 79 70 82 89 92 92 92 92 78 70 81 92 92 92 92 85 62 50 62
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         11 10 13 14 14 14 16 17 18 18 18 14  9  6  8  9 12 17 24 23 21
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       60 77 93 99100100100100100100 93 62 42 32 20 24 18 16 25 46 45
POP 12HR                     20          30          20           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04           0           0           0
FLURRIES
RAIN                       S  S  C
SNOW                             C  C  S  S
SPRINKLES
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  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 32 31<10<10 16<10 11 20 26 27 16<10<10<10<10<10<10 12<10
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       21 19 17 18 27 28 31 29 32 33 28 23 18 12 14 18 23 33 37 40 43
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR FR GD FR GD GD EX GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE               FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
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       35    43      22    33      22    38      25    38
TEMP          39   37 40 36 29   23 30 28 24   22 34 33 27   25 35 33
DEWPT         32   32 33 26 21   18 18 17 16   17 20 21 21   21 26 26
RH            76   82 76 67 72   81 60 63 71   81 56 61 78   84 69 75
PWIND DIR           S    SW      NW     N      NW    SE      SE    SW
WIND CHAR         15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            5    10      10    10       5     5      10    10

$$

KSZ024-232230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
401 AM CST TUE DEC 23 2014

DATE             TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU 12/25/14
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          28          35          25          47
TEMP             32 32 37 39 35 34 33 31 30 28 33 35 32 29 26 26 26 30 43 47 43
DEWPT            30 32 33 32 32 31 29 29 28 28 28 28 27 26 25 24 25 27 32 32 32
MIN/MAX RH                   77          98          73          96          56
RH               92100 85 76 89 89 85 92 92100 82 75 81 88 96 92 96 88 65 56 65
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 10 13 13 14 14 16 17 17 16 16 13  8  5  5  5  9 13 19 19 16
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW SC FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       77 89100100100100100100100100 95 74 55 38 25 32 21 21 28 49 49
POP 12HR                     40          40          20           0           5
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.05           0           0           0
FLURRIES
RAIN                       C  C
SNOW                       C  C  C  S  S  S
SPRINKLES
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  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 25 21<10 12 17 12 14 19 27 27 17<10<10<10<10<10<10 11<10
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       19 19 17 21 26 28 31 29 31 31 26 21 17 11 11 11 17 26 32 34 32
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD FR FR GD GD GD GD EX GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
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       34    40      20    31      19    36      23    35
TEMP          38   35 38 33 26   20 28 26 21   19 32 32 26   23 32 30
DEWPT         32   31 29 25 19   16 17 17 16   15 20 22 20   19 24 24
RH            79   85 70 72 74   84 63 68 81   84 61 66 78   84 72 78
PWIND DIR           S     W      NW    NW       W     S      SE    NW
WIND CHAR         15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR            5    10      10     5       5     5       5    10

$$

KSZ012-232230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
401 AM CST TUE DEC 23 2014

DATE             TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU 12/25/14
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          28          35          25          46
TEMP             33 32 37 38 35 33 32 31 30 28 32 35 31 28 25 25 25 30 42 46 42
DEWPT            30 32 33 32 32 31 29 28 28 28 28 28 27 27 25 25 24 27 31 33 32
MIN/MAX RH                   79          98          75          99          59
RH               89100 85 79 89 92 88 88 92100 85 75 85 96100100 96 88 65 60 67
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 10 13 14 14 14 16 17 18 17 17 13  9  8  6  6  9 13 19 18 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       81 90100100100100100100100100 98 81 66 41 26 32 25 24 26 38 49
POP 12HR                     40          40          20           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.06           0           0           0
FLURRIES
RAIN                 S  S     C
SNOW                 S  S  C  C  C  S  S  S
SPRINKLES
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  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 23 18<10<10 14<10 11 14 28 29 11 13<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       20 20 17 23 28 28 31 29 29 31 27 23 17 16 12 13 18 26 31 32 29
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR FR GD FR FR GD EX GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
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       33    39      19    30      18    35      22    34
TEMP          37   35 36 33 25   20 27 25 21   18 31 31 25   22 31 30
DEWPT         31   30 29 24 19   15 17 17 16   15 19 21 20   18 23 23
RH            79   82 75 69 78   81 65 71 81   88 61 66 81   84 72 75
PWIND DIR           S     W      NW    NW       W     S      SE    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC FW   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            5    10      10     5       5     5       5    10

$$

KSZ012-232230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
401 AM CST TUE DEC 23 2014

DATE             TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU 12/25/14
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          29          35          25          47
TEMP             33 33 37 38 35 33 33 32 31 28 32 35 32 28 25 26 26 31 42 47 42
DEWPT            31 32 33 33 32 31 29 29 29 28 27 27 27 26 25 24 24 26 30 33 32
MIN/MAX RH                   81          96          73          98          57
RH               92 96 85 82 89 92 85 88 92100 81 72 81 92100 92 92 81 62 58 67
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         11 10 13 14 14 14 14 16 18 17 17 14  9  8  6  6  9 12 17 17 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       82 91100100100100100100100100100 85 69 44 28 32 26 21 23 45 51
POP 12HR                     40          40          20           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.06           0           0           0
FLURRIES
RAIN                 S  C     C
SNOW                 S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S
SPRINKLES
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  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 23 20<10<10 12<10<10 11 29 29<10 13 13<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       23 20 17 21 23 21 25 24 25 26 25 21 16 13 10 11 16 21 27 31 27
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR FR FR PR FR FR EX GD PR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
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       33    39      20    29      19    34      23    34
TEMP          38   35 36 33 25   20 26 24 21   19 31 30 24   23 31 29
DEWPT         31   30 30 24 19   16 17 16 16   15 20 21 20   18 23 22
RH            76   82 79 69 78   84 68 71 81   84 63 69 84   81 72 75
PWIND DIR           S     W      NW    NW       W     S      SE    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5    10      10     5       5     5       5    10

$$


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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