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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
625 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

KSZ058-272215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
625 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

DATE             TUE 01/27/15            WED 01/28/15            THU 01/29/15
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                      63          39          70          38          47
TEMP                38 55 63 55 48 44 41 39 44 62 70 60 50 45 41 39 39 44 47 40
DEWPT               32 36 36 37 37 36 36 38 41 43 43 41 38 36 33 31 29 28 26 25
MIN/MAX RH                   36          89          36          78
RH                  79 49 36 51 65 73 82 96 89 50 38 49 63 70 73 73 67 53 43 55
WIND DIR             E SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD             3  8 10  8  9 10 11 11 14 18 18 11 10 13 16 18 20 19 17 11
CLOUDS(CAT)         CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)           0  0  0  0  0  5 14 16 20 24 19 14 19 24 32 40 40 39 28 17
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT            <10 16 22<10<10<10<10<10<10 14 25 24
T WIND DIR          NE SE  S SE  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W
T WIND SPD           4  6 12 13 13 17 19 26 28 23 19 21
SMOKE DISP          PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD


DATE               FRI 01/30/15  SAT 01/31/15  SUN 02/01/15  MON 02/02/15
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       26    44      30    41      25    35      15    33
TEMP          30   26 39 39 33   30 38 38 29   25 32 31 20   15 29 33
DEWPT         24   22 22 22 22   25 31 31 28   24 23 16 15   11 18 16
RH            78   85 50 50 63   81 76 76 96   96 69 53 81   84 63 49
PWIND DIR           N     E      SE    SE      NE     N       N    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC B1 B2   OV OV OV OV   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     5      20    50      50    20       5     5
RAIN                         S    S  C  C  C    C
SNOW                         S    S  C  C  C    C  S  S

$$

KSZ024-272215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
625 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

DATE             TUE 01/27/15            WED 01/28/15            THU 01/29/15
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                      59          36          68          36          45
TEMP                34 51 59 52 44 41 38 36 41 59 68 58 48 43 39 37 38 43 45 38
DEWPT               33 34 34 34 34 34 33 35 39 42 42 40 37 34 31 29 28 27 25 24
MIN/MAX RH                   40          88          41          82
RH                  96 52 39 50 68 76 82 96 92 53 39 51 65 70 73 72 67 53 45 57
WIND DIR             E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD             4  8 10  8  8  9  9  9 10 14 14 10 11 14 18 18 19 19 16 10
CLOUDS(CAT)         CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)           0  0  0  0  0 10 15 21 21 21 19 17 28 38 46 53 48 42 31 19
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT            <10 14 20<10<10<10<10<10<10 10 22 24
T WIND DIR          NE SE  S SE SE SE SE  S  S SW  W NW
T WIND SPD           3  8 13 14 13 17 16 14 18 17 17 23
SMOKE DISP          PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD


DATE               FRI 01/30/15  SAT 01/31/15  SUN 02/01/15  MON 02/02/15
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       25    41      29    39      24    32      12    30
TEMP          29   25 37 37 31   29 36 36 28   24 30 28 17   12 25 30
DEWPT         23   20 20 22 22   24 30 29 26   21 20 13 11    7 14 11
RH            78   81 50 54 69   81 79 75 92   88 66 53 77   80 62 44
PWIND DIR           N     E      SE    SE      NE     N       N    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC B1 B2   OV OV OV OV   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR            0     5      20    50      40    20       5     5
RAIN                         S    S  C  C
SNOW                         S    S  C  C  C    C  S  S

$$

KSZ012-272215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
625 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

DATE             TUE 01/27/15            WED 01/28/15            THU 01/29/15
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                      57          35          66          36          44
TEMP                34 50 57 50 43 39 37 35 39 57 66 56 47 42 39 36 37 42 44 38
DEWPT               32 34 34 33 33 33 33 34 38 41 42 40 37 34 31 29 28 27 25 24
MIN/MAX RH                   41          88          44          84
RH                  92 54 42 52 67 79 85 96 96 55 42 55 68 73 73 75 70 55 47 57
WIND DIR             E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD             2  8  9  8  8  9 10 11 11 14 14 10 13 16 20 19 20 19 17 11
CLOUDS(CAT)         CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)           0  0  0  0  2 14 15 17 23 28 25 22 34 47 52 56 50 43 32 21
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT            <10 15 21<10<10<10<10<10<10 11 23 24
T WIND DIR          NE SE  S SE SE SE SE  S  S SW  W NW
T WIND SPD           3  9 12 12 12 18 17 18 20 14 16 24
SMOKE DISP          PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD


DATE               FRI 01/30/15  SAT 01/31/15  SUN 02/01/15  MON 02/02/15
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       24    41      28    39      24    32      11    28
TEMP          28   25 36 37 31   28 36 36 28   24 30 28 16   11 24 28
DEWPT         23   19 21 22 22   24 29 28 25   21 20 13 11    6 13 11
RH            81   78 54 54 69   85 75 72 88   88 66 53 80   80 62 48
PWIND DIR           N    SE      SE    SE      NE     N       N    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC B1 B2   OV OV OV B2   B2 B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     5      20    50      40    20       5     5
RAIN                         S    S  C  C
SNOW                         S    S  C  C  C    C  S  S

$$

KSZ012-272215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
625 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

DATE             TUE 01/27/15            WED 01/28/15            THU 01/29/15
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                      56          34          65          35          43
TEMP                33 49 56 49 42 38 36 34 38 56 65 55 46 42 38 36 37 41 43 37
DEWPT               30 33 33 33 32 32 32 32 37 41 41 40 37 34 31 29 28 27 25 24
MIN/MAX RH                   39          84          43          84
RH                  89 54 42 54 67 79 85 92 96 57 41 57 71 73 76 75 70 57 49 59
WIND DIR             E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD             3  6  9  8  9 10 11 11 11 13 14 10 14 17 21 20 20 19 17 11
CLOUDS(CAT)         CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)           0  0  0  0  2 16 13 14 22 29 26 24 39 55 59 62 54 46 35 23
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT            <10 16 21<10<10<10<10<10<10 14 22 23
T WIND DIR          NE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE  S SW NW NW
T WIND SPD           5 10 12 17 17 17 14 13 16 10 16 23
SMOKE DISP          PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD


DATE               FRI 01/30/15  SAT 01/31/15  SUN 02/01/15  MON 02/02/15
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       24    40      27    39      24    32      10    27
TEMP          28   25 36 36 30   28 36 36 28   24 30 28 16   11 23 27
DEWPT         23   19 21 22 22   23 30 28 25   21 20 13 11    6 13 10
RH            81   78 54 56 72   81 79 72 88   88 66 53 80   80 65 48
PWIND DIR           N    SE      SE    SE      NE     N       N    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC B1 B2   OV OV OV B2   B2 B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     5      10    50      40    20       5     5
RAIN                                 C  C
SNOW                                 C  C  C    C  S  S

$$


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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