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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
409 AM CST WED JAN 21 2015

KSZ058-212230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
409 AM CST WED JAN 21 2015

DATE             WED 01/21/15            THU 01/22/15            FRI 01/23/15
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                      47          27          42          24          49
TEMP             28 32 42 47 41 35 31 29 28 29 38 42 36 31 28 26 24 28 42 49 43
DEWPT            25 24 26 24 23 24 25 24 23 26 25 24 23 23 22 22 20 24 25 24 23
MIN/MAX RH                   39          89          47          94          37
RH               88 72 53 40 48 64 78 81 81 88 59 48 59 72 78 85 84 85 50 37 45
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  S SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD          6  6 10 11  6  5  5  6  6  8  8  8  5  3  2  2  3  4 10  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       30 37 46 66 72 71 76 71 65 49 42 23 18 15 12 16 10  7 10 11 19
POP 12HR                      0           5           0           0           0
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  5  5  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 22 30<10<10<10<10<10<10 36 44<10<10<10<10<10<10 35 46 21
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  S SW SW  W  W SW
T WIND SPD       14 13 17 14 12 11 11 13 12 14 10 10 11  6  3  3  8  9  8 10 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE               SAT 01/24/15  SUN 01/25/15  MON 01/26/15  TUE 01/27/15
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       29    55      38    55      34    50      30    52
TEMP          33   29 48 50 42   38 51 49 39   35 46 44 35   31 46 45
DEWPT         24   27 32 31 31   32 31 28 30   28 30 29 27   26 31 30
RH            69   92 54 48 65   79 46 44 70   75 53 55 72   81 55 55
PWIND DIR           W     W       W    NW      NW    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       5    10       5     0       5     0

$$

KSZ024-212230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
409 AM CST WED JAN 21 2015

DATE             WED 01/21/15            THU 01/22/15            FRI 01/23/15
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                      45          25          38          23          49
TEMP             31 34 41 45 39 32 29 27 25 27 35 38 33 29 26 25 23 27 42 49 43
DEWPT            23 26 26 25 23 23 24 22 21 25 25 23 23 22 21 21 20 23 25 25 24
MIN/MAX RH                   43          94          53          93          37
RH               72 72 55 45 52 69 81 81 84 92 66 54 66 75 81 84 88 85 50 39 47
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  S SW SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD          5  8 10 10  5  4  4  4  4  6  5  5  3  1  3  3  4  5 11  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       12 26 38 54 52 57 60 57 54 39 30 22 18 10  6  6  7  8 12 15 28
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 24 36<10<10<10<10<10<10 30 38<10<10<10<10<10<10 31 37 17
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  S  S SW SW  W  W SW
T WIND SPD       12 13 18 16 10 10 10  8  8 12  9  8  5  3  5  5  8 11 10 11 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE               SAT 01/24/15  SUN 01/25/15  MON 01/26/15  TUE 01/27/15
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       29    52      38    52      33    48      29    50
TEMP          33   30 46 47 41   38 48 46 37   34 44 42 33   29 44 44
DEWPT         25   27 31 31 31   32 31 28 30   27 28 28 25   24 30 29
RH            72   88 55 53 67   79 51 49 75   75 53 57 72   81 57 55
PWIND DIR           W     W       W    NW      NW    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC B1   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0      10    10       5     5       0     0

$$

KSZ012-212230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
409 AM CST WED JAN 21 2015

DATE             WED 01/21/15            THU 01/22/15            FRI 01/23/15
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                      44          25          38          23          49
TEMP             31 33 40 44 38 32 29 27 25 27 34 38 33 28 26 24 23 27 42 49 43
DEWPT            23 26 26 25 24 24 24 22 22 25 25 23 23 22 22 21 20 23 26 26 25
MIN/MAX RH                   46          95          55          93          40
RH               72 75 57 47 57 72 81 81 88 92 69 54 66 78 85 88 88 85 53 40 49
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD          8 10 12 11  4  4  5  4  4  6  4  4  3  2  3  3  4  6 12 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)        9 24 37 49 54 54 61 58 55 41 32 21 18 10  6  6 13  9 13 17 31
POP 12HR                      0           5           0           0           0
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            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 30 42<10<10<10<10<10<10 31 37<10<10<10<10<10<10 31 37 18
T WIND DIR        W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  S  S SW SW SW SW  W SW
T WIND SPD       14 17 19 18 10  9 10  8  9 11  6  6  5  3  6  6 10 13 12 12 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR


DATE               SAT 01/24/15  SUN 01/25/15  MON 01/26/15  TUE 01/27/15
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       29    52      38    51      33    48      28    49
TEMP          33   29 46 47 41   38 47 45 36   33 44 41 32   28 44 43
DEWPT         26   27 32 32 32   32 32 29 30   27 29 28 25   24 30 29
RH            75   92 58 56 70   79 56 53 79   78 55 59 75   85 57 57
PWIND DIR           W     W       W    NW      NW    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0      10    10       5     5       0     0

$$

KSZ012-212230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
409 AM CST WED JAN 21 2015

DATE             WED 01/21/15            THU 01/22/15            FRI 01/23/15
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                      44          25          38          23          50
TEMP             30 33 40 44 38 32 29 27 25 27 34 38 33 28 26 25 23 27 43 50 43
DEWPT            25 26 26 25 25 25 24 22 21 24 25 23 23 22 22 21 20 23 27 27 26
MIN/MAX RH                   47          92          56          92          41
RH               81 75 57 47 59 75 81 81 84 88 69 54 66 78 85 84 88 85 53 41 51
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW NW NW  N  N NW  N NW NW  W  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD          8 10 12 12  5  5  5  4  3  5  4  4  3  2  4  4  5  6 12 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)        8 22 38 48 59 57 61 59 57 42 33 22 18 10  6  7 14 11 15 19 34
POP 12HR                      0           5           0           0           0
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  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 35 46<10<10<10<10<10<10 28 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 31 36 18
T WIND DIR        W NW NW NW NW NW  N  N NW  N  N  N  W  S  S SW SW SW SW  W SW
T WIND SPD       17 19 21 18 11 11 11  9  6 11  5  5  6  4  9  8 10 13 13 13 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR


DATE               SAT 01/24/15  SUN 01/25/15  MON 01/26/15  TUE 01/27/15
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       29    52      38    50      32    47      27    49
TEMP          34   30 46 48 41   38 47 45 36   32 43 40 31   27 43 43
DEWPT         27   27 32 33 32   33 34 31 30   27 30 28 24   24 30 29
RH            75   88 58 56 70   82 60 58 79   81 60 62 75   88 60 57
PWIND DIR           W     W       W    NW      NW    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0      10    10       5     5       0     0

$$


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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