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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
314 AM CST MON DEC 11 2017

KSZ058-112215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
314 AM CST MON DEC 11 2017

DATE             MON 12/11/17            TUE 12/12/17            WED 12/13/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      58          28          46          28          58
TEMP             30 41 57 55 46 40 35 32 28 30 41 46 39 33 29 28 29 36 53 57 47
DEWPT            16 18 20 24 25 26 24 23 23 25 26 27 26 25 25 24 23 23 24 24 25
MIN/MAX RH                   23          87          46          84          27
RH               55 39 23 30 43 57 64 69 81 81 55 47 59 72 85 85 78 59 32 28 42
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW  W  W SW SW  S SW SW  W NW NW
WIND SPD          9 13 21 27 19 17 14 11  8  8 10 10  4  4  4  4  5  9 12 14 10
WIND GUST              37 39 29 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW FW SC B2 SC CL CL FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       34 24 20 40 79 37  5  5 12 23 28 15 21 16 13 12 11  7 10 15 15
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            5  5  4  4  2  2  5  5  4  4  2  2  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 26 45 42 31<10<10<10 12 29 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 11 35<10
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW NW  N NW  N NW NW NW  W  W  S  S  S SW SW  W NW NW
T WIND SPD       13 19 36 37 40 37 28 21 16 16 18 16  5  9  9  9 12 17 20 28 19
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR
RED FLAG                W  W


DATE               THU 12/14/17  FRI 12/15/17  SAT 12/16/17  SUN 12/17/17
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       31    46      25    50      34    58      33    55
TEMP          34   31 43 38 28   25 44 41 35   34 53 48 37   33 51 46
DEWPT         27   27 27 25 22   21 23 23 25   26 28 29 27   26 26 25
RH            75   85 53 59 78   84 43 48 66   72 38 47 67   75 37 43
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    SW      SW    SW       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC B1 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0     5       5     0       0     5       0     0

$$

KSZ024-112215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
314 AM CST MON DEC 11 2017

DATE             MON 12/11/17            TUE 12/12/17            WED 12/13/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      55          26          45          28          56
TEMP             30 40 55 50 43 38 33 28 26 29 39 45 39 30 28 28 28 35 50 56 45
DEWPT            17 18 23 25 26 25 24 22 22 23 26 26 26 24 23 22 21 22 23 24 26
MIN/MAX RH                   27          85          48          81          30
RH               58 41 29 37 51 59 69 78 85 78 59 47 59 78 81 78 75 59 34 29 47
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW  W NW NW
WIND SPD         10 10 28 26 21 19 13 10  8  8  9 10  4  3  4  4  5  6 13 16 11
WIND GUST              39 37 33
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW B1 OV SC CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       45 32 25 60 91 44  5  6 14 28 50 38 37 27 16 17 17 14 15 15 25
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            5  5  3  3  2  2  5  5  4  4  2  2  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 38 47 38<10<10<10<10 19 31 39 14<10<10<10<10<10 24 31<10
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       18 19 47 41 42 33 26 19 17 17 17 18 11 10  9  8 11 14 27 28 21
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX EX FR PR PR PR FR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR
RED FLAG                W  W


DATE               THU 12/14/17  FRI 12/15/17  SAT 12/16/17  SUN 12/17/17
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       30    44      24    50      33    55      32    54
TEMP          34   30 40 37 28   24 43 42 36   33 50 46 37   32 49 45
DEWPT         27   27 25 23 21   21 22 22 24   25 26 26 26   25 25 24
RH            75   88 55 56 75   88 43 44 61   72 39 45 64   75 39 43
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    SW      SW     W       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 SC   SC FW SC FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0     5       0     0       0     5       0     0

$$

KSZ012-112215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
314 AM CST MON DEC 11 2017

DATE             MON 12/11/17            TUE 12/12/17            WED 12/13/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      53          25          43          27          54
TEMP             32 42 53 49 42 35 31 26 25 27 39 43 36 31 28 27 28 35 50 53 43
DEWPT            17 20 24 27 27 26 24 22 21 23 26 27 26 25 24 23 22 23 25 26 27
MIN/MAX RH                   32          87          52          84          33
RH               53 41 32 42 55 69 75 85 84 85 59 53 67 78 85 85 78 61 37 35 53
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW  W NW NW
WIND SPD          8 11 26 27 23 20 16 10  8  6  8  9  4  3  4  3  5  6 12 14 11
WIND GUST              39 37 35
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC B2 OV SC CL FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       40 33 33 76 97 35  4  8 15 30 52 45 45 29 16 17 20 18 18 14 31
POP 12HR                      5           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            5  5  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  2  2  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 42 49 38 11<10<10 12 22 34 39<10<10<10<10<10<10 28 29<10
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       16 20 46 41 42 35 31 19 19 18 17 17  9  9  8  8 11 13 29 29 21
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX EX GD PR PR FR GD GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR
RED FLAG                W  W


DATE               THU 12/14/17  FRI 12/15/17  SAT 12/16/17  SUN 12/17/17
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       29    43      23    49      32    55      30    52
TEMP          33   29 40 34 25   23 43 41 35   32 50 44 35   30 47 41
DEWPT         28   26 25 24 21   21 23 23 25   25 28 27 27   26 26 25
RH            82   88 55 66 84   92 45 48 66   75 42 51 72   85 43 52
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    SW      SW     W       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     5       0     0       0     5       5     0

$$

KSZ012-112215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
314 AM CST MON DEC 11 2017

DATE             MON 12/11/17            TUE 12/12/17            WED 12/13/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      51          24          42          28          53
TEMP             33 41 51 47 40 34 30 25 24 26 37 42 36 30 29 28 29 35 49 52 42
DEWPT            18 22 26 28 28 26 24 22 20 22 25 27 27 25 24 23 23 23 25 26 28
MIN/MAX RH                   37          89          54          82          35
RH               53 46 37 47 62 72 78 88 84 85 61 55 69 81 81 81 78 61 39 36 57
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          9 13 27 26 24 20 14 11  9  8  9 10  4  4  5  5  6  6 13 14 12
WIND GUST              40 41 35
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC OV OV SC CL CL FW SC B1 SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       37 34 40 90 97 35  5  5 15 30 52 50 54 30 17 18 24 23 23 14 37
POP 12HR                      5           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            5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  2  2  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 38 48 38 27 19<10<10 24 20 40<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 28<10
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       14 20 43 43 42 39 32 21 18 19 16 18  9 11 12 11 12 12 29 28 20
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX EX EX GD PR PR GD FR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR
RED FLAG                W  W


DATE               THU 12/14/17  FRI 12/15/17  SAT 12/16/17  SUN 12/17/17
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       29    42      24    48      32    53      30    52
TEMP          33   29 38 34 27   24 41 39 36   32 49 43 35   30 47 39
DEWPT         28   26 26 24 21   21 24 23 25   25 28 28 27   26 27 25
RH            82   88 62 66 78   88 50 52 64   75 44 55 72   85 45 57
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    SW      SW     W       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     5       0     0       0     5       5     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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