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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
357 AM CST THU NOV 20 2014

KSZ058-202215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
357 AM CST THU NOV 20 2014

DATE             THU 11/20/14            FRI 11/21/14            SAT 11/22/14
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                      45          27          44          41          55
TEMP             23 30 41 45 37 30 27 27 28 32 39 44 41 41 42 43 44 46 52 55 52
DEWPT            18 20 20 23 24 25 25 26 27 31 35 36 38 38 40 40 42 44 48 51 50
MIN/MAX RH                   40          99          76          94          86
RH               81 66 42 41 59 81 92 96 96 96 85 73 89 89 93 89 93 93 86 86 93
WIND DIR         SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  4  5  6  6  8  8  8  6  9 10  9  6  6  6  5  5  6 11 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       17 12 17 20 37 44 51 66100100100100 98100100100100100100100100
POP 12HR                      0          10          30          30          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.09        0.05        0.06
DRIZZLE                                      ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
FRZG DRZL                              S  ?
RAIN                                      S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  L
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  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 20 22<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 11<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        9  8  9 10 14 17 14 13 12 13 16 16 11 10  9  6  8 10 20 24 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               SUN 11/23/14  MON 11/24/14  TUE 11/25/14  WED 11/26/14
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       47    56      33    48      28    43      25    47
TEMP          49   47 53 48 39   33 45 40 32   28 39 36 28   25 42 39
DEWPT         49   47 48 35 31   25 23 23 22   20 20 21 20   21 25 26
RH           100  100 83 60 73   72 41 50 66   71 46 54 71   84 50 59
PWIND DIR           S     W      NW     W      NW    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           60    50      20     5       5     5       5     0
RAIN           L    L  C  C  S

$$

KSZ024-202215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
357 AM CST THU NOV 20 2014

DATE             THU 11/20/14            FRI 11/21/14            SAT 11/22/14
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          22          40          37          52
TEMP             20 27 37 40 33 27 24 23 23 29 36 40 37 37 38 38 39 41 49 52 50
DEWPT            15 17 18 19 20 21 21 20 19 22 29 33 35 34 36 36 38 40 44 46 48
MIN/MAX RH                   42          89          73          97          79
RH               81 65 46 42 58 78 88 88 84 75 75 76 92 89 92 92 96 96 83 80 93
WIND DIR          N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          2  1  3  5  6  5  5  5  6  8  9  9  5  4  5  5  4  5  8  6  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       29 24 21 22 32 40 47 57 71 89100100100100100 99100 94100100100
POP 12HR                      0           5          20          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.04        0.03        0.04
DRIZZLE                                         ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
FRZG DRZL                                 ?  ?
RAIN                                         S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  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            4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 21 25<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 11<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR       NW NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        2  2  3  9 14 13 13 12 12 12 13 13 10  9  9  9  9 11 12 14 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE               SUN 11/23/14  MON 11/24/14  TUE 11/25/14  WED 11/26/14
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       45    52      32    44      25    39      23    44
TEMP          48   45 50 45 37   32 41 37 29   25 36 33 25   23 40 37
DEWPT         48   45 45 32 29   23 23 22 20   17 17 19 18   19 23 24
RH           100  100 83 60 72   69 48 54 69   71 45 56 74   84 50 59
PWIND DIR           S     W      NW     W      NW    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40    50      10    10       5     5       5     0
RAIN           C    C  C  C

$$

KSZ012-202215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
357 AM CST THU NOV 20 2014

DATE             THU 11/20/14            FRI 11/21/14            SAT 11/22/14
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          20          38          35          50
TEMP             17 22 33 37 30 24 21 20 20 26 34 38 36 35 35 37 38 39 47 50 48
DEWPT            11 17 19 21 21 20 18 18 17 21 28 32 34 33 35 35 37 39 43 44 45
MIN/MAX RH                   52          89          75         100          80
RH               77 81 56 52 69 84 88 92 88 81 78 79 92 92100 92 96100 86 80 89
WIND DIR          W NW NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  2  3  4  5  5  5  6  6  8  9  6  6  6  5  5  5  6  8  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       33 28 22 30 36 39 42 52 63 91100100100100100 98100 93100100100
POP 12HR                      0           5          20          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.03        0.03        0.04
DRIZZLE                                         ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
FRZG DRZL                                    ?
RAIN                                            S  S  S  S  S  S  C  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            4  4  2  2  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 19 22<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 12<10<10<10<10<10<10 10 12<10
T WIND DIR        W NW  N NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        5  3  2  6 11 12 13 13 12 12 13 11  9  9  9  9 10 11 14 13 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               SUN 11/23/14  MON 11/24/14  TUE 11/25/14  WED 11/26/14
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       44    51      31    41      24    38      22    42
TEMP          46   44 49 44 36   31 39 35 28   24 34 31 25   22 39 35
DEWPT         46   44 44 32 29   23 23 22 19   16 17 18 17   18 23 24
RH           100  100 83 62 75   72 52 59 68   71 49 58 71   84 52 64
PWIND DIR           S     W      NW     W      NW    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40    50      10    10       5     5       5     5
RAIN           C    C  C  C

$$

KSZ012-202215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
357 AM CST THU NOV 20 2014

DATE             THU 11/20/14            FRI 11/21/14            SAT 11/22/14
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                      35          18          38          34          49
TEMP             11 18 30 35 29 23 20 19 19 24 33 38 35 34 34 36 37 39 46 49 46
DEWPT             7 16 18 20 20 19 18 17 16 20 27 31 32 33 34 34 36 38 42 44 44
MIN/MAX RH                   54          92          75         100          84
RH               83 92 60 54 69 84 92 92 88 84 78 76 89 96100 92 96 96 86 83 93
WIND DIR          W NW  N NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          3  2  3  3  4  4  6  6  5  9  9  6  5  6  5  5  6  6  8  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       33 28 24 29 33 38 42 50 59 85 95100100100100100 99 93 98100100
POP 12HR                      0           5          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.03        0.02
DRIZZLE                                         ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
RAIN                                            S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 13 22<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 12<10<10<10<10<10<10 11<10<10
T WIND DIR        W NW NW  N  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD        8  4  3  5  9  9 12 12 11 16 14 13 11 12 11 11 10 10 12 13 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE               SUN 11/23/14  MON 11/24/14  TUE 11/25/14  WED 11/26/14
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       43    50      31    39      23    36      21    41
TEMP          45   43 48 43 36   31 37 33 27   23 33 29 24   22 37 34
DEWPT         45   43 44 32 29   24 24 22 19   16 16 18 17   18 23 24
RH           100  100 86 65 75   75 59 63 71   74 49 63 74   84 56 66
PWIND DIR           S     W      NW     W      NW    NW       W     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR           40    50      10    10       5     5       5     5
RAIN           C    C  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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