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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
450 AM CDT MON OCT 23 2017

KSZ058-232230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
450 AM CDT MON OCT 23 2017

DATE             MON 10/23/17            TUE 10/24/17            WED 10/25/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      69          43          58          38          70
TEMP             45 56 68 67 58 51 47 45 43 48 56 58 50 43 41 39 39 48 64 70 61
DEWPT            38 39 39 38 34 33 32 31 31 33 31 28 30 30 30 29 30 31 35 34 39
MIN/MAX RH                   33          62          32          73          26
RH               76 53 34 34 40 50 56 58 62 56 38 32 46 60 65 67 70 51 34 26 44
WIND DIR         SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD          9 16 24 25 17 12 13 11 17 25 26 25 18 11 10  6  8  9 11 12  8
WIND GUST                                27
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL FW FW CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL CL
CLOUDS (%)        3 20  9  3  3  5  9  7  5  2  3  3  2  1  4  2  8  5 10  4  3
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            6  6  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 34 58<10<10<10<10<10 47 58 67<10<10<10<10<10<10 39 45<10
T WIND DIR       SW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W NW  W SW
T WIND SPD       18 25 40 39 26 21 24 19 26 46 41 39 27 21 19 14 14 13 14 16 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE          THU 10/26/17 FRI 10/27/17 SAT 10/28/17 SUN 10/29/17
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX TEMP       47      68      36      51      29      52      32      58
TEMP          50 48 68 55 44 36 50 46 34 31 50 48 38 34 57 51
DEWPT         39 39 40 37 29 24 23 22 22 21 24 27 27 26 29 31
RH            66 71 36 51 55 61 34 38 61 66 36 44 64 72 34 46
PWIND DIR          SW       W       N      NW      NW      NW       W       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       0       5       5       5       5       0       0

$$

KSZ024-232230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
450 AM CDT MON OCT 23 2017

DATE             MON 10/23/17            TUE 10/24/17            WED 10/25/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      67          43          57          39          70
TEMP             47 58 66 66 58 51 49 46 43 46 54 57 50 44 42 40 40 48 62 70 62
DEWPT            39 38 37 33 32 33 32 32 32 31 29 26 28 29 30 30 30 31 34 34 38
MIN/MAX RH                   29          64          30          71          26
RH               74 47 34 29 37 50 52 58 65 55 38 30 42 55 62 67 67 51 35 26 41
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD          5 16 21 24 17 10 11 12 18 24 24 24 17 10  6  5  8  9 11 11  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL FW FW CL FW FW SC FW FW CL FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL CL
CLOUDS (%)        4 13 14  5 15 20 34 14 12  5  7  2  4  2  7  7 12  9 14  4  4
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            6  6  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 38 61<10<10<10<10<10 48 50 57 19<10<10<10<10<10 30 39<10
T WIND DIR        W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W SW
T WIND SPD       11 31 40 41 29 18 18 20 28 46 39 37 33 19 16 13 14 13 16 18 11
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX FR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE          THU 10/26/17 FRI 10/27/17 SAT 10/28/17 SUN 10/29/17
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX TEMP       47      66      35      49      26      51      31      57
TEMP          51 47 65 54 42 35 48 43 33 27 49 47 36 33 56 52
DEWPT         38 39 38 33 27 24 20 21 21 21 22 24 25 26 28 29
RH            61 74 37 45 55 64 33 41 61 78 34 40 64 75 34 41
PWIND DIR          SW      NW      NW      NW      NW      NW       W       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR            0       0       5       5       5       5       0       0

$$

KSZ012-232230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
450 AM CDT MON OCT 23 2017

DATE             MON 10/23/17            TUE 10/24/17            WED 10/25/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      66          43          56          38          70
TEMP             46 57 65 65 57 50 47 45 43 46 53 56 48 43 41 39 39 48 63 70 62
DEWPT            39 39 36 34 32 34 33 32 31 32 29 27 28 29 29 30 30 32 35 36 38
MIN/MAX RH                   31          65          32          73          28
RH               76 51 34 31 38 54 58 60 62 58 39 32 46 57 62 70 70 54 35 29 41
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD          8 16 21 24 18 11 13 12 20 24 24 24 17 11  8  6  6  9 10 11  5
WIND GUST                 34                34 34
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)        4 18 15 12 30 30 34 21 11  6 12  3  4  2  8  9 15 13 16  4  6
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            6  6  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 41 68 28<10<10<10<10 47 45 52<10<10<10<10<10<10 33 39<10
T WIND DIR        W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W SW
T WIND SPD       14 29 40 41 34 19 23 20 29 46 37 37 26 20 17 13 13 13 16 18 11
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE          THU 10/26/17 FRI 10/27/17 SAT 10/28/17 SUN 10/29/17
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX TEMP       46      65      34      49      25      50      31      56
TEMP          49 46 64 52 41 34 48 44 32 26 47 47 37 33 55 50
DEWPT         37 39 39 34 27 24 21 22 21 21 23 25 25 25 28 29
RH            63 76 40 50 57 66 34 41 63 81 38 42 61 72 35 44
PWIND DIR          SW      NW      NW      NW      NW      NW       W       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR            0       0       5       5       5       5       0       0

$$

KSZ012-232230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
450 AM CDT MON OCT 23 2017

DATE             MON 10/23/17            TUE 10/24/17            WED 10/25/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      66          43          56          38          69
TEMP             46 57 64 65 57 50 47 45 43 45 53 55 48 42 40 39 39 48 63 69 61
DEWPT            40 39 37 34 33 34 35 33 33 32 29 27 29 28 30 30 31 32 36 36 39
MIN/MAX RH                   31          66          32          76          30
RH               79 51 37 31 40 54 63 62 67 60 39 34 47 57 67 70 73 54 36 30 44
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD          6 16 21 25 18 11 14 14 20 24 24 24 17 11  9  6  9 10 11 13  6
WIND GUST                                   34 34
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)        4 22 17 18 39 34 32 27 13  8 16  3  5  3 10 10 19 16 18  5  7
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            6  6  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 40 69 39<10<10<10<10 47 45 46<10<10<10<10<10<10 31 36<10
T WIND DIR       SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W SW
T WIND SPD       10 27 39 41 41 21 26 27 35 46 37 36 32 21 18 14 17 14 18 19 13
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE          THU 10/26/17 FRI 10/27/17 SAT 10/28/17 SUN 10/29/17
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX TEMP       46      64      34      48      25      50      31      55
TEMP          49 46 64 53 42 34 47 43 31 26 48 47 37 33 54 50
DEWPT         37 39 39 35 28 24 22 23 21 21 24 26 26 26 29 29
RH            63 76 40 50 57 66 37 45 66 81 39 43 64 75 38 44
PWIND DIR          SW      NW      NW      NW      NW      NW       W       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR            0       0       5       5       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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