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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
339 AM CST THU JAN 18 2018

KSZ058-182215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
339 AM CST THU JAN 18 2018

DATE             THU 01/18/18            FRI 01/19/18            SAT 01/20/18
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          24          48          33          52
TEMP             15 19 33 41 34 29 27 25 24 27 40 48 39 36 33 35 36 39 45 51 44
DEWPT             9 12 20 25 23 21 19 20 19 21 27 31 29 30 30 33 34 37 40 42 41
MIN/MAX RH                   52          83          51          95          72
RH               77 74 58 52 64 72 71 81 81 78 59 51 67 79 89 92 92 92 82 71 89
WIND DIR          S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 11 14 16  9 12 12 11 10 11 12 13 12 12 11 11 11 10 12 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 SC B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  4  5  8  1  7  4  3  2  3  3 12  8 27 43 60 45 59 37 45
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
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            4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10<10 11<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 11<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 18 15
T WIND DIR        S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       19 19 24 24 17 20 19 18 16 18 23 26 24 24 21 23 24 18 23 23 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD GD


DATE               SUN 01/21/18  MON 01/22/18  TUE 01/23/18  WED 01/24/18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       42    55      30    42      26    45      25    45
TEMP          43   45 54 46 36   31 37 35 29   26 39 38 29   25 39 37
DEWPT         42   44 46 39 34   28 25 25 23   23 25 25 25   24 27 25
RH            96   96 74 76 92   88 61 66 78   88 57 59 85   96 62 61
PWIND DIR           S     S      SW     W      NW    NW      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW
POP 12HR           10    30      30    10       0     0       0     5
DRIZZLE                S
RAIN                      C  C
TSTMS                    IS

$$

KSZ024-182215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
339 AM CST THU JAN 18 2018

DATE             THU 01/18/18            FRI 01/19/18            SAT 01/20/18
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          23          47          29          48
TEMP             14 18 32 40 34 27 25 24 23 26 41 47 39 32 31 29 30 34 42 47 43
DEWPT             9 11 20 26 23 22 20 20 19 21 27 31 28 28 28 28 29 32 37 38 37
MIN/MAX RH                   57          87          51          97          72
RH               80 73 61 57 64 81 81 84 84 81 57 53 64 85 88 96 96 92 82 71 79
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          5  8 13 12  9  6  6  6  8  9 10 11 10  9  9  6  6  6  8  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL FW FW CL FW FW CL CL FW CL FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC B1
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  5  7  9  2  8  7  5  4  6  5 18 10 24 35 48 40 56 41 53
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
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            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 17 15
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       12 14 21 18 17 13 12 12 14 17 19 23 19 17 17 12 13 11 16 14 17
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               SUN 01/21/18  MON 01/22/18  TUE 01/23/18  WED 01/24/18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       37    52      28    37      23    41      23    41
TEMP          38   41 50 44 35   29 34 32 26   23 36 35 27   23 36 34
DEWPT         38   38 43 39 33   27 25 24 23   21 23 24 22   20 25 23
RH           100   89 77 82 92   92 69 72 88   92 59 64 81   88 64 64
PWIND DIR           S     S      SW     W      NW    NW      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10    40      30    40      10     0       0     0
RAIN                      C  C    S     C
SNOW                         C    S  C  C

$$

KSZ012-182215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
339 AM CST THU JAN 18 2018

DATE             THU 01/18/18            FRI 01/19/18            SAT 01/20/18
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          23          46          29          47
TEMP             14 17 32 39 33 27 26 24 23 26 41 46 38 34 32 29 29 33 42 46 40
DEWPT             9 12 21 26 24 22 21 20 20 22 28 31 28 29 28 27 27 31 36 37 36
MIN/MAX RH                   59          89          54          94          71
RH               80 80 63 59 69 81 81 84 88 85 59 55 67 82 85 92 92 92 79 71 85
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          6  9 13 12  9  8  8  6  8  9 11 12 10 10  8  6  5  5  8  8  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW FW FW CL FW FW CL CL FW CL FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC B1
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  9  8  9  2 11  8  5  4  8  5 20  9 23 33 41 39 55 45 57
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
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            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10<10 10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 18 14
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       14 16 21 18 14 13 13 13 14 17 21 25 19 19 17 13 11  6 12 14 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               SUN 01/21/18  MON 01/22/18  TUE 01/23/18  WED 01/24/18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       35    51      27    37      22    39      22    40
TEMP          36   38 49 43 35   29 34 31 25   22 35 33 26   22 35 32
DEWPT         36   37 43 38 33   27 26 24 22   20 23 23 22   20 25 23
RH           100   96 80 82 92   92 72 75 88   92 61 66 85   92 66 69
PWIND DIR           S     S      SW     W      NW    NW      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           10    40      30    40      10     0       0     5
RAIN                      C  C          C
SNOW                         C    C  C  C

$$

KSZ012-182215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
339 AM CST THU JAN 18 2018

DATE             THU 01/18/18            FRI 01/19/18            SAT 01/20/18
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          24          46          28          45
TEMP             14 17 32 40 33 28 28 26 24 29 41 46 37 34 32 29 28 32 40 44 38
DEWPT             8 12 21 26 23 22 21 21 20 22 28 31 28 29 28 27 27 31 35 36 36
MIN/MAX RH                   57          85          55          95          73
RH               76 80 63 57 66 78 75 81 84 75 59 55 70 82 85 92 96 96 82 73 92
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          6 10 13 10  9  9  8  9  9 10 12 13 11 11  9  8  6  5  8  8  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW FW FW CL FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC B1
CLOUDS (%)        1  1 10  7  8  4 14 10  6  4 10  6 20  9 23 28 37 39 55 49 59
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
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            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10<10 11<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 10 14 17 14
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW SW  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       13 19 20 18 18 17 16 14 14 16 21 24 20 18 16 12  8  4  8 13 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR


DATE               SUN 01/21/18  MON 01/22/18  TUE 01/23/18  WED 01/24/18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       35    50      28    37      22    38      21    39
TEMP          36   37 48 43 35   29 34 29 25   22 33 31 25   21 34 31
DEWPT         36   36 43 39 34   27 26 24 22   20 23 23 21   20 25 23
RH           100   96 83 86 96   92 72 81 88   92 66 72 84   96 69 72
PWIND DIR           S     S      SW     W      NW    NW      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           10    50      40    30      20     0       0     5
RAIN                      C  C    C     C
SNOW                         C    C  C  C  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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