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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
445 AM CDT MON SEP 25 2017

KSZ058-252215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
445 AM CDT MON SEP 25 2017

DATE             MON 09/25/17            TUE 09/26/17            WED 09/27/17
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                      85          61          71          55          71
TEMP             67 76 83 83 77 70 68 66 62 63 66 71 68 63 60 58 55 61 68 71 67
DEWPT            65 67 66 64 66 66 66 65 62 60 60 60 59 58 56 56 54 57 54 53 52
MIN/MAX RH                   53         100          69          97          54
RH               93 74 57 53 69 87 93 97100 90 81 68 73 84 87 93 96 87 61 53 59
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N  N
WIND SPD          5 11 12 11  6  5  4  4  4  6  8  8  5  5  6  6  6 10 10  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS (%)       52 54 60 76 82 93 92100 98 98 96 93 93 92 88 87 88 78 79 70 64
POP 12HR                     40          80          70          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.06        0.27        0.41        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS SC SC SC NM  O NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL               2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 11 62 44<10<10<10<10<10 13 20 24 24 13<10<10<10 17 27 29 22
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE NW  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N NE
T WIND SPD       10 18 19 18 13  8  6  6  9 14 16 14 13 12 13 13 13 18 17 16 17
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD FR FR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          THU 09/28/17 FRI 09/29/17 SAT 09/30/17 SUN 10/01/17
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       51      74      52      74      47      72      48      74
TEMP          56 51 71 70 57 54 72 69 54 48 69 69 54 50 71 70
DEWPT         51 48 50 52 51 51 53 51 48 45 48 48 47 45 50 52
RH            83 89 47 53 80 90 51 53 80 89 47 47 77 83 47 53
PWIND DIR          NE      NE       N       N      NE       E      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5       5      10      10

$$

KSZ024-252215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
445 AM CDT MON SEP 25 2017

DATE             MON 09/25/17            TUE 09/26/17            WED 09/27/17
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                      84          60          70          54          71
TEMP             68 75 82 82 74 68 67 64 61 62 67 70 68 63 59 57 54 59 66 71 67
DEWPT            66 66 65 64 66 66 65 62 59 58 57 56 56 55 54 54 52 53 50 50 49
MIN/MAX RH                   54          96          61          95          47
RH               93 74 56 55 76 93 93 93 93 87 70 61 65 75 83 90 93 80 56 47 52
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N
WIND SPD          4  8 10 10  4  5  4  6  6  8  9  8  5  5  6  6  6  8  9  9  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       71 73 72 81 86 97 99 99 99 98 95 88 88 78 75 67 72 54 56 42 44
POP 12HR                     70          70          60          30          10
QPF 12HR                   0.32        0.42        0.22           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 11 70 64<10<10<10<10 13 17 22 26 27 17<10<10<10 15 27 34 18
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        9 16 19 21  8 14  8 11 13 17 18 17 14 16 12 12 13 14 14 17 14
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR


DATE          THU 09/28/17 FRI 09/29/17 SAT 09/30/17 SUN 10/01/17
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       51      74      53      73      48      71      50      74
TEMP          56 51 72 70 59 54 71 68 55 49 69 68 56 52 71 71
DEWPT         49 48 50 51 52 51 50 48 47 45 46 47 47 46 50 51
RH            77 89 46 51 78 90 47 49 74 86 44 47 72 80 47 49
PWIND DIR           N       N      NW       N      NE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5       5       5      20      10
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS

$$

KSZ012-252215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
445 AM CDT MON SEP 25 2017

DATE             MON 09/25/17            TUE 09/26/17            WED 09/27/17
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                      84          58          69          51          71
TEMP             68 75 82 81 72 68 66 62 59 61 65 69 66 60 56 54 51 59 67 71 66
DEWPT            66 67 66 65 67 66 65 61 58 58 57 57 57 56 53 53 50 53 50 50 51
MIN/MAX RH                   55          97          66          98          47
RH               93 76 58 58 84 93 97 97 96 90 75 66 73 87 90 96 96 80 54 47 58
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S NW NE  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          3  8  9  9  5  4  3  6  5  8  8  8  4  4  4  5  4  6  8  8  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       69 74 72 87 87 95100100 98 96 94 88 83 72 72 62 67 43 49 33 42
POP 12HR                     70          70          60          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.35        0.41        0.20           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS
LAL               3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 14 78 54<10 11<10<10 16 19 23 27 26<10<10<10<10 17 29 39 24
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S NW  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        6 14 19 20 11 12  6 11 13 17 17 17 14 11 10 11 11 13 13 16 13
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR


DATE          THU 09/28/17 FRI 09/29/17 SAT 09/30/17 SUN 10/01/17
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       49      74      51      72      46      71      48      73
TEMP          54 49 71 69 57 52 71 67 53 47 69 66 54 50 71 69
DEWPT         49 47 52 53 52 50 50 49 46 43 47 48 46 45 50 52
RH            83 93 51 57 83 93 47 52 77 86 45 52 74 83 47 55
PWIND DIR           N      NW      NW       N      NE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5       5       5      20      10
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS

$$

KSZ012-252215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
445 AM CDT MON SEP 25 2017

DATE             MON 09/25/17            TUE 09/26/17            WED 09/27/17
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                      83          58          69          50          71
TEMP             68 74 82 80 72 67 66 62 59 60 64 69 66 60 56 54 50 59 68 71 67
DEWPT            65 67 66 67 67 65 63 60 58 58 57 58 57 55 53 52 49 53 50 49 50
MIN/MAX RH                   58          96          69         100          46
RH               90 79 58 65 84 93 90 93 96 93 78 68 73 84 90 93 96 80 52 46 54
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S NW  E NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          4  6  8  8  5  3  5  6  6  9  8  8  5  5  5  6  5  8  8  9  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       68 75 73 88 90 94100100 98 95 93 89 79 70 71 59 63 35 45 28 40
POP 12HR                     70          70          60          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.35        0.38        0.19           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            IS SC SC SC SC IS
LAL               3  3  5  5  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 81 74<10 11<10<10 15 18 23 28 24 10<10<10<10 17 30 39 26
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S NW  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD        9 10 17 19 10 11  9 11 16 17 17 17 14 14 12 13 11 14 13 17 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          THU 09/28/17 FRI 09/29/17 SAT 09/30/17 SUN 10/01/17
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       49      75      51      72      45      71      47      73
TEMP          54 49 72 70 57 52 70 67 53 46 68 67 53 49 70 69
DEWPT         50 47 52 54 52 50 50 49 46 43 47 48 46 45 50 52
RH            86 93 49 57 83 93 49 52 77 89 47 50 77 86 49 55
PWIND DIR           N      NW      NW       N      NE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5       5       5      30      10
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC

$$


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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