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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
331 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

DATE             SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14
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                      45          43          51          32          39
TEMP             36 37 41 45 44 43 43 43 43 44 49 51 44 38 36 34 32 33 37 39 34
DEWPT            35 37 39 40 41 40 41 41 41 42 42 40 38 36 34 32 30 30 30 28 27
MIN/MAX RH                   80          95          66          93          64
RH               96100 92 82 89 89 93 93 93 93 77 66 79 92 92 92 92 89 75 64 75
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          9 11 14 14 14 17 18 16 14 13 12 10  8  8  9 10 13 16 19 18 16
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100100100 86 74 72 71 66 61 68 74 82 89 87 85
POP 12HR                     10          40          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.08        0.01        0.01           0
DRIZZLE           ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
RAIN                                C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
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  2  2  3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 20 19 16<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 23<10<10<10<10<10 11 32 32<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  N  N NW
T WIND SPD       12 19 21 25 27 31 32 29 28 26 16 18 16 16 18 20 26 25 28 24 28
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD FR FR FR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX FR


DATE               WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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       27    40      27    47      28    36      22    37
TEMP          29   27 37 35 30   28 42 39 32   29 34 30 25   22 34 32
DEWPT         25   23 25 25 24   24 29 30 31   26 25 21 19   18 21 22
RH            85   85 61 66 78   85 60 70 96   88 69 69 78   84 58 66
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W     S       W    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR         15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 SC SC FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       0     5      10    20      10     5
SNOW                                               S  S

$$

KSZ024-212215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
331 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

DATE             SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14
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                      43          41          49          32          37
TEMP             36 37 40 43 43 42 42 42 41 43 48 49 42 38 35 34 32 33 36 37 33
DEWPT            34 36 39 39 40 40 41 41 40 41 41 39 37 35 33 31 29 28 28 27 26
MIN/MAX RH                   86          98          67          91          66
RH               92 96 96 86 89 93 96 96 96 93 77 68 82 89 92 89 88 82 72 67 75
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         10 11 14 13 12 16 16 13 12 11 11 10  8  8  8 10 12 14 17 16 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100100100 84 70 70 70 67 64 69 81 86 90 89 88
POP 12HR                     10          60          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.12        0.01           0           0
DRIZZLE           ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
RAIN                             S  C  L  S  S  S  S
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  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 19 14<10<10<10<10<10<10 11 27<10<10<10<10 20 11 26 28 19
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW  N  N
T WIND SPD       17 19 26 25 25 31 31 27 23 21 17 20 14 14 16 20 23 23 27 26 26
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR GD FR EX EX GD


DATE               WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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       26    37      26    44      26    33      19    35
TEMP          28   26 35 33 28   26 40 37 30   26 31 28 22   19 32 31
DEWPT         25   23 24 24 24   23 28 30 28   24 23 19 17   16 21 21
RH            88   88 64 69 85   88 62 75 92   92 72 68 81   88 63 66
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W     S       N    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B2 B1 SC   SC FW FW
POP 12HR           10     5       0     5      20    20       5     5
SNOW                                       S    S  S  S

$$

KSZ012-212215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
331 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

DATE             SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14
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                      42          41          49          31          36
TEMP             35 36 38 42 41 41 41 41 41 42 47 49 42 37 35 33 31 32 35 36 32
DEWPT            33 36 38 39 39 40 40 41 40 41 41 39 37 34 32 30 29 28 28 27 26
MIN/MAX RH                   88          98          69          90          69
RH               92100100 89 92 96 96100 96 96 79 68 82 89 89 89 92 85 75 69 78
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         10 11 14 14 13 16 16 14 12 12 12 10  8  8  9 10 12 16 18 17 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100100100 85 71 71 72 69 66 73 85 89 92 91 89
POP 12HR                     10          60          30          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.13        0.01           0        0.02
DRIZZLE           ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
RAIN                             S  C  L  C  C  C  C
SNOW                                                              S  S  S  S
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  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10<10 18<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 36<10<10<10<10 21 11 25 27 22
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       14 17 26 26 26 32 32 28 25 23 18 21 14 16 17 19 24 24 27 27 26
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR PR PR PR GD FR EX EX GD


DATE               WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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       25    36      25    42      26    32      19    34
TEMP          28   25 34 32 28   26 38 36 29   26 30 26 21   19 31 30
DEWPT         25   23 24 24 24   23 29 29 28   23 22 18 16   15 21 21
RH            88   92 66 72 85   88 70 75 96   88 72 71 81   84 66 69
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W     S       N    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B2 B1 SC   SC FW FW
POP 12HR           10     5       0     5      20    20       5     5
SNOW                                       S    S  S  S

$$

KSZ012-212215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
331 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

DATE             SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14
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                      42          41          48          31          36
TEMP             34 36 38 42 41 41 41 41 41 42 47 48 42 37 35 33 31 32 35 36 32
DEWPT            33 36 37 38 39 39 40 41 40 40 40 39 36 34 32 30 28 28 28 27 26
MIN/MAX RH                   87          98          68          88          68
RH               96100 96 86 92 92 96100 96 93 76 71 79 89 89 89 88 85 75 69 78
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          9 11 14 14 13 17 17 16 14 12 12 11  8  8  8 10 13 16 17 17 16
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100100100 87 75 75 75 75 76 78 85 88 91 90 89
POP 12HR                     10          70          30          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.14        0.01           0        0.02
DRIZZLE           ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
RAIN                             S  C  L  C  C  C  C
SNOW                                                              S  S  S  S
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  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 13 18<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 41<10<10<10<10 14 11 24 25 13
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       17 20 23 24 23 29 33 31 27 25 19 21 16 16 16 19 23 24 27 27 24
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR FR FR GD EX FR


DATE               WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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       25    36      25    42      26    31      18    34
TEMP          28   26 34 32 28   26 38 36 29   26 30 26 21   18 30 30
DEWPT         25   23 23 24 24   23 28 28 27   23 22 18 16   15 20 20
RH            88   88 64 72 85   88 67 72 92   88 72 71 81   88 66 66
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W     S       N    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR         15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B2 B1 SC   SC FW FW
POP 12HR           10     5       0     5      20    20       5     5
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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