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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
453 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018

KSZ058-232215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
453 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018

DATE             FRI 02/23/18            SAT 02/24/18            SUN 02/25/18
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                      42          35          45          23          51
TEMP             32 34 39 42 40 36 35 35 35 35 41 45 42 34 29 27 23 29 46 51 46
DEWPT            30 29 32 31 30 31 31 32 32 34 37 37 33 29 25 23 21 23 24 24 24
MIN/MAX RH                   63          92          68          91          35
RH               92 82 76 65 67 82 85 89 89 96 85 73 70 82 85 85 92 78 42 34 42
WIND DIR         NW  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  S  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD          3  4  5  6  6  8  8  8  8  6  8 12 12 12  8  6  5  4  8  9  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       86 81 67 74 80 87 93100 91 94 93 82 44 18  9  8 12 19 24 45 36
POP 12HR                     10          60          50          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.10        0.07           0           0
DRIZZLE                       C  C
RAIN                          C  C  L  L  C  C  C  C
OBVIS            PF PF
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  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 22 25 18 11<10<10<10<10 12 36 28<10<10<10<10<10 18 37<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N SE  S  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  W
T WIND SPD        0  0  0  0  0  0  0 12  0 13 14 26 25 24 12 11  8  4  9 14 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               MON 02/26/18  TUE 02/27/18  WED 02/28/18  THU 03/01/18
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       24    56      35    62      40    56      32    52
TEMP          29   26 52 52 39   37 59 59 46   41 54 52 37   33 49 50
DEWPT         23   19 26 26 29   31 37 40 40   38 39 36 31   28 28 27
RH            78   74 36 36 67   79 44 49 79   89 57 54 79   82 44 41
PWIND DIR           W     S       S     S       S     S      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW CL FW FW   FW SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0    10      20    50      30     5
RAIN                                       S    S  C     C
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC
TSTMS                                                IS

$$

KSZ024-232215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
453 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018

DATE             FRI 02/23/18            SAT 02/24/18            SUN 02/25/18
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          29          40          23          47
TEMP             31 32 37 39 34 29 30 30 31 32 36 40 37 32 28 27 23 28 41 47 44
DEWPT            28 26 27 27 27 26 27 28 29 30 33 33 30 26 24 23 20 22 23 26 23
MIN/MAX RH                   62          96          74          90          42
RH               88 78 67 62 75 88 88 92 92 92 89 76 75 78 85 85 88 78 48 43 43
WIND DIR         NW NW  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD          4  5  5  6  5  6  8  9  9  8  6  8 11 11  9  8  6  8  9  9  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW CL FW SC SC B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       86 70 38 50 63 75 88100 90 95 95 89 60 30 14  5 14 29 36 55 43
POP 12HR                      5          60          70          20           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.05        0.12           0           0
FRZG DRZL                        S
FRZG RAIN                           C  L  C  C
RAIN                                            L  L  S
SNOW                                                     S
OBVIS            PF PF
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  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 12 18 21<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 27 20<10<10<10<10<10 10 17 10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  E SE  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  S SW
T WIND SPD        0  0  0  0  0  0  0 16  0 16  8 24 24 20 17 16 13 13 11  6  3
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE               MON 02/26/18  TUE 02/27/18  WED 02/28/18  THU 03/01/18
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       22    55      34    61      36    48      30    49
TEMP          27   23 50 52 39   36 56 58 40   36 45 47 35   31 45 47
DEWPT         21   17 24 24 28   29 36 38 35   33 34 32 28   25 26 24
RH            78   77 36 33 64   75 47 47 82   89 65 56 75   78 47 40
PWIND DIR          SW     S       S     S       S    NE      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      20    40      30    10
RAIN                                            S  C     C
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC
SNOW                                            S  C
TSTMS                                                IS

$$

KSZ012-232215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
453 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018

DATE             FRI 02/23/18            SAT 02/24/18            SUN 02/25/18
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                      38          27          39          22          45
TEMP             30 31 36 38 33 28 28 29 30 32 35 39 36 30 26 25 22 27 39 45 41
DEWPT            27 25 27 28 26 25 26 27 28 30 32 33 30 25 23 22 20 22 25 27 24
MIN/MAX RH                   66          96          76          93          47
RH               88 78 69 67 75 88 92 92 92 92 89 79 79 81 88 88 92 81 57 49 50
WIND DIR         NW NW  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD          4  5  5  5  4  6  6  8  9  8  6  8 11 11  9  8  6  8  9 10  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       83 68 34 47 60 74 87100 91 95 96 89 68 35 16  6 14 29 36 53 43
POP 12HR                      0          50          80          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.05        0.13           0           0
FRZG DRZL                           C  C
FRZG RAIN                           C  C  C  C
RAIN                                            D  D  S
SNOW                                                     S
OBVIS            PF PF
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  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  4  4  4  4  5  5  6  6
MIX HGT         <10 13 18 20<10<10 11<10<10<10 12 28 22<10<10<10<10<10 10 20<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  E SE  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD        0  0  0  0  0  0  0 11  0 16  9 21 24 21 18 16 12 10 10  8  5
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR


DATE               MON 02/26/18  TUE 02/27/18  WED 02/28/18  THU 03/01/18
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       21    54      33    60      34    48      29    49
TEMP          24   22 49 51 37   36 56 56 38   35 45 46 33   30 45 46
DEWPT         21   18 25 26 28   29 36 38 32   31 33 32 28   24 26 26
RH            88   84 39 37 70   75 47 51 79   85 62 58 82   78 47 45
PWIND DIR          SW     S       S     S       W    NE      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      20    50      30    10
RAIN                                            S  C     C
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC
SNOW                                            S  C     C

$$

KSZ012-232215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
453 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018

DATE             FRI 02/23/18            SAT 02/24/18            SUN 02/25/18
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                      37          27          38          21          44
TEMP             29 30 35 37 32 27 27 30 30 32 35 38 36 30 27 25 21 26 39 44 40
DEWPT            28 26 27 27 26 25 25 26 27 29 32 32 30 26 23 22 20 22 25 27 24
MIN/MAX RH                   66          93          77          96          49
RH               96 85 72 67 78 92 92 85 88 88 89 79 79 85 85 88 96 85 57 51 52
WIND DIR          W NW  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E NW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD          5  5  5  5  4  6  6  9  9  9  8  8 11 12 10  9  8  9 10 11  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       82 66 30 44 58 72 86100 93 95 97 90 75 41 19  8 14 25 34 49 43
POP 12HR                      0          50          80          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.06        0.14           0           0
FRZG RAIN                           C  C  C  C
RAIN                                            D  D  S
SNOW                                                     S
OBVIS            PF PF
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  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 11 18 19<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 24<10<10<10<10<10<10 15<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  E  E  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD        0  0  0  0  0  0  0 13  0 13 11 18 24 18 14 14 11 11 11  9  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE               MON 02/26/18  TUE 02/27/18  WED 02/28/18  THU 03/01/18
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       21    53      32    59      33    48      28    47
TEMP          25   22 49 49 36   35 56 54 36   35 46 46 33   29 43 45
DEWPT         21   18 25 26 28   29 36 37 31   30 33 32 28   25 26 26
RH            84   84 39 40 72   78 47 52 82   82 60 58 82   85 51 47
PWIND DIR          SW     S       S     S       W     N      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW SC SC   B1 B1 B2 B2   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      10    50      30    10
RAIN                                               C     C
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC
SNOW                                               C     C

$$


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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