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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
426 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

KSZ058-242215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
426 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

DATE             MON 11/24/14            TUE 11/25/14            WED 11/26/14
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          23          48          33          48
TEMP             31 35 43 46 37 31 28 25 23 30 43 48 42 38 36 34 33 37 45 48 40
DEWPT            25 25 24 24 22 21 19 18 17 18 19 23 25 27 28 28 28 29 29 28 26
MIN/MAX RH                   41          78          36          83          46
RH               78 66 47 42 54 66 68 74 77 60 38 37 50 64 72 78 82 72 53 46 57
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW  N
WIND SPD         13 16 21 20  9 10  9  9  5  8  9 12  8 10 13 12 11 14 18 18  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       48 42 36 13 10 11 12  9  6  7 12 20 35 45 57 63 58 53 48 44 40
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           5           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            3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 43 46<10<10<10<10<10<10 32 32<10<10<10<10<10<10 40 45 28
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       27 25 29 28 13 14 16 14 11 11 11 14 16 18 20 17 16 24 32 28 24
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE               THU 11/27/14  FRI 11/28/14  SAT 11/29/14  SUN 11/30/14
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    44      30    55      38    56      30    42
TEMP          31   27 40 38 32   30 50 49 42   38 52 46 35   30 40 34
DEWPT         24   22 25 25 26   27 39 35 38   34 40 31 27   25 24 25
RH            75   81 55 59 78   88 66 58 86   85 63 55 72   81 52 69
PWIND DIR           N     E      SE     S      SW     W      NE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC FW FW SC   SC SC FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       0     5       5     5

$$

KSZ024-242215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
426 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

DATE             MON 11/24/14            TUE 11/25/14            WED 11/26/14
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          21          45          31          43
TEMP             29 32 39 41 34 28 25 23 22 28 41 45 40 36 34 33 31 34 40 43 36
DEWPT            23 22 22 21 19 17 15 14 13 16 20 23 24 25 26 26 26 28 29 27 24
MIN/MAX RH                   43          72          41          84          52
RH               78 66 50 44 54 63 65 68 68 60 42 41 52 64 72 75 81 78 64 53 61
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  S  S SW  W  W NW NW NW  N
WIND SPD         14 17 20 20  9 10 10  9  5  6  9 11  8  9 11 11 11 13 16 16  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       68 61 56 30 14 13 11  9  6  9 15 39 49 58 71 75 65 63 61 56 51
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           5           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            2  2  2  2  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          34 32 37 42<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 28<10<10<10<10<10 17 33 36<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW  S  S SW  W  W NW NW NW  N
T WIND SPD       34 31 28 28 18 19 18 16 10 10 11 14 13 14 21 20 20 29 32 29 18
SMOKE DISP       EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX FR


DATE               THU 11/27/14  FRI 11/28/14  SAT 11/29/14  SUN 11/30/14
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       24    39      27    51      35    51      26    41
TEMP          28   24 36 34 29   27 46 45 38   35 48 41 31   26 38 31
DEWPT         21   19 23 21 23   23 37 33 35   31 36 27 23   20 20 21
RH            75   81 59 58 78   85 71 62 89   85 63 57 72   78 48 66
PWIND DIR           N     E      SE     S      SW    NW      NE    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       0     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-242215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
426 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

DATE             MON 11/24/14            TUE 11/25/14            WED 11/26/14
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          20          44          30          41
TEMP             29 31 37 39 32 27 24 22 21 27 39 44 39 35 33 31 30 33 39 41 34
DEWPT            22 21 21 20 19 17 15 13 13 16 20 24 24 25 26 26 27 28 29 27 24
MIN/MAX RH                   46          74          44          89          55
RH               75 66 52 46 58 65 68 68 71 63 46 45 54 66 75 81 88 82 67 57 66
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  S  S SW  W  W NW NW NW  N
WIND SPD         16 18 21 21 11 11 11  9  6  6  8 10  8  9 11 11 11 14 17 16  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B1 FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       91 71 68 53 20 17 13 10  6 10 16 38 52 69 76 76 63 64 65 61 57
POP 12HR                      5           0           0          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FLURRIES                                             SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          31 34 36 39<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 28<10<10<10<10<10 18 31 35<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       31 32 31 28 20 18 19 16 12 10 11 14 13 14 20 20 18 29 32 29 18
SMOKE DISP       EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX PR


DATE               THU 11/27/14  FRI 11/28/14  SAT 11/29/14  SUN 11/30/14
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       23    37      25    49      34    49      25    40
TEMP          27   23 34 33 28   26 45 44 37   34 46 40 30   26 37 30
DEWPT         21   19 22 20 21   22 36 33 35   31 35 26 23   20 21 20
RH            78   84 61 58 75   85 70 65 92   89 65 57 75   78 52 66
PWIND DIR           N    NE      SE     S      SW    NW       N     E
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5     0       0     5       0     5       5     5

$$

KSZ012-242215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
426 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

DATE             MON 11/24/14            TUE 11/25/14            WED 11/26/14
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          19          43          29          40
TEMP             29 31 35 37 30 26 23 21 20 26 39 43 38 34 32 31 30 32 38 40 33
DEWPT            21 21 20 20 19 17 15 14 13 17 20 24 24 25 26 27 27 28 29 27 24
MIN/MAX RH                   50          80          45          92          58
RH               72 66 54 50 63 68 71 74 74 68 46 47 57 69 78 85 88 85 70 59 69
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW  S  S  S  W  W NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         18 19 23 21 13 12 12 10  6  6  8 10  8  9 11 11 11 14 17 14 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       97 72 77 67 26 21 15 12  8 11 16 34 53 73 80 81 65 67 68 64 60
POP 12HR                      5           0           0          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FLURRIES                                             SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          33 35 37 38<10<10<10<10<10<10 24 28<10<10<10<10<10 10 30 34 21
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW  S  S  S  W NW NW NW  N  N
T WIND SPD       32 33 32 29 21 23 23 19 12 10 10 14 17 18 18 16 19 27 32 28 21
SMOKE DISP       EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE               THU 11/27/14  FRI 11/28/14  SAT 11/29/14  SUN 11/30/14
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       22    36      24    48      33    48      24    39
TEMP          26   23 33 31 27   25 43 42 36   33 45 39 29   25 36 29
DEWPT         20   18 21 20 20   21 35 33 34   30 34 26 23   20 22 20
RH            78   81 61 63 74   84 73 70 92   89 65 59 78   81 56 69
PWIND DIR           N    NE      SE     S      SW    NW       N     E
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5     0       5     5       0     5       5     5

$$


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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