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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
627 AM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

KSZ058-212215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
627 AM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

DATE             FRI 11/21/14            SAT 11/22/14            SUN 11/23/14
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                      46          41          59          48          56
TEMP                35 42 46 44 43 42 42 41 46 55 59 55 52 50 49 48 50 54 56 48
DEWPT               28 37 40 42 41 41 40 41 46 50 51 51 50 49 48 48 49 49 43 35
MIN/MAX RH                   74         100          75         100          57
RH                  75 82 79 93 93 96 93100100 83 75 86 93 96 96100 96 83 62 60
WIND DIR             E SE SE SE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW
WIND SPD             9  9  8  6  6  6  6  6  9 12 13 13 16 13 11  9  8 11 18 16
CLOUDS(CAT)         B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS (%)          77 99100100100 99 92 91 95 99100100100100100100100100 91 80
POP 12HR                     40          40          40          50          50
QPF 12HR                   0.06        0.05        0.11        0.12        0.14
DRIZZLE              C           C        ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
RAIN                    C  C  C     C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
RAIN SHWRS          IS          IS
TSTMS                                    IS IS IS IS
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT            <10 10 11<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 35<10
T WIND DIR           E SE SE SE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N NW
T WIND SPD          13 17 14  9 10  9  8  9 11 27 26 26 29 27 23 17 14 24 32 32
SMOKE DISP          PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE               MON 11/24/14  TUE 11/25/14  WED 11/26/14  THU 11/27/14
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    47      25    44      29    46      25    37
TEMP          39   35 45 39 29   25 40 38 32   30 43 38 30   26 34 31
DEWPT         32   25 24 22 20   17 22 22 25   24 26 25 24   20 15 14
RH            76   66 43 50 69   71 48 52 75   78 51 59 78   78 45 49
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW     W      SW    NW       N    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   SC SC SC SC   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR           20     5       5     0       0     0      10    20
RAIN           S                                                 S  S
SNOW                                                             S  S

$$

KSZ024-212215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
627 AM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

DATE             FRI 11/21/14            SAT 11/22/14            SUN 11/23/14
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          36          57          48          54
TEMP                27 37 41 39 38 37 37 36 42 53 57 53 51 50 49 48 49 53 54 46
DEWPT               21 29 34 36 35 37 36 36 41 45 47 49 49 49 47 46 47 46 40 33
MIN/MAX RH                   72         100          70          98          55
RH                  78 72 76 89 89100 96100 96 74 69 86 93 96 93 93 93 77 59 60
WIND DIR             E SE SE SE SE SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW
WIND SPD             8  9  8  5  4  5  5  5  6 11 11 10 12 11 10  8  8 14 18 14
CLOUDS(CAT)         B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)          59 98 99100 98 97 92 92 88 85 92 99 99100100 99 92 85 80 75
POP 12HR                     30          30          20          40          50
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.03        0.04        0.05        0.10
DRIZZLE                 C        C        S  S  S  S  ?  ?  ?  ?
RAIN                       C  C     C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
RAIN SHWRS             IS       IS
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT            <10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 36 13
T WIND DIR           E SE SE SE SE SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD          13 14 14 14  6 10 10  9 12 19 21 19 25 20 20 17 14 29 32 26
SMOKE DISP          PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD


DATE               MON 11/24/14  TUE 11/25/14  WED 11/26/14  THU 11/27/14
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       32    42      22    40      28    42      22    32
TEMP          36   32 40 34 26   22 37 36 30   28 39 34 26   22 30 27
DEWPT         29   23 22 18 16   14 19 20 22   23 24 23 20   16 10 10
RH            75   69 48 51 65   71 48 52 72   81 54 64 78   77 42 48
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW     W      SW    NW       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 SC B1 SC   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20     5       5     0       0     5      20    20
RAIN           S
SNOW                                                     S    S  S  S

$$

KSZ012-212215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
627 AM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

DATE             FRI 11/21/14            SAT 11/22/14            SUN 11/23/14
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          36          55          47          53
TEMP                24 36 40 39 38 37 36 36 41 51 55 52 50 49 48 47 49 52 53 45
DEWPT               19 27 33 34 34 36 36 36 40 44 46 47 48 48 47 45 46 45 39 33
MIN/MAX RH                   70         100          71          99          56
RH                  81 69 76 82 85 96100100 96 77 72 83 93 96 96 93 89 77 59 62
WIND DIR            SE SE SE SE SE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW
WIND SPD             9  9  8  5  5  6  6  5  8 11 12 10 13 11 11  9  9 14 17 14
CLOUDS(CAT)         B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)          56 97 99100 98 96 91 92 87 83 90 97 99100100 99 92 85 81 76
POP 12HR                     20          30          20          40          50
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.03        0.02        0.05        0.11
DRIZZLE                 C  C     C        S  S  S  S  ?  ?  ?  ?
RAIN                          C     C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS    IS
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT            <10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 24 38 12
T WIND DIR          SE SE SE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD          14 14 14 13  8  9 10 10 13 20 23 20 26 21 21 17 17 29 32 26
SMOKE DISP          PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX FR


DATE               MON 11/24/14  TUE 11/25/14  WED 11/26/14  THU 11/27/14
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       31    40      21    39      26    40      21    31
TEMP          35   31 38 33 25   21 35 34 29   26 37 33 25   22 29 26
DEWPT         29   23 21 18 16   13 17 19 22   22 24 22 20   15  9  9
RH            78   72 50 53 68   71 47 54 75   85 59 63 81   74 42 48
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW     W      SW    NW       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC FW SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20     5       5     5       5     5      20    20
RAIN           S
SNOW                                                     S    S  S  S

$$

KSZ012-212215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
627 AM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

DATE             FRI 11/21/14            SAT 11/22/14            SUN 11/23/14
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          36          53          46          52
TEMP                23 34 39 38 37 36 36 36 40 49 53 50 49 48 47 46 48 51 52 44
DEWPT               19 24 32 33 34 35 35 36 39 43 44 45 47 48 47 45 45 45 39 34
MIN/MAX RH                   66         100          72         100          59
RH                  84 66 76 82 89 96 96100 96 80 71 83 93100100 96 89 80 61 68
WIND DIR            SE SE SE SE SE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW
WIND SPD             8  9  6  5  5  6  6  5  8 11  9 10 12 11 11  9  8 13 17 14
CLOUDS(CAT)         B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)          56 97 98100 97 95 93 96 88 81 88 95 98100100100 92 83 79 75
POP 12HR                     20          30          20          40          50
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.03           0        0.04        0.11
DRIZZLE                    C     C  C  C  S  S  S  S  ?  ?  ?  ?
RAIN                          C     C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
RAIN SHWRS                IS    IS IS IS
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               3  3  3  3  3  2  2  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT            <10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 23 36<10
T WIND DIR          SE SE SE SE SE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD          16 14 13 17 11 11 12 11 12 19 19 19 24 20 21 17 16 29 33 28
SMOKE DISP          PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE               MON 11/24/14  TUE 11/25/14  WED 11/26/14  THU 11/27/14
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       30    38      20    37      25    39      21    30
TEMP          35   31 36 31 24   20 34 33 28   25 36 32 25   21 28 25
DEWPT         29   23 21 18 17   13 17 19 22   22 24 23 20   15  8  9
RH            78   72 54 58 74   74 49 56 78   88 61 69 81   77 42 50
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW     W      SW    NW       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC FW SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20     5       5     5       5     5      20    20
RAIN           S
SNOW                                                     S    S  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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