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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
342 AM CDT TUE SEP 26 2017

KSZ058-262215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
342 AM CDT TUE SEP 26 2017

DATE             TUE 09/26/17            WED 09/27/17            THU 09/28/17
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                      70          57          71          50          74
TEMP          65 64 63 67 70 67 62 59 58 57 60 67 71 66 59 56 53 51 64 72 74 69
DEWPT         64 62 61 60 60 60 59 57 54 54 55 53 51 51 51 49 48 47 50 48 49 50
MIN/MAX RH                   71          93          49          89          41
RH            97 93 93 78 71 78 90 93 86 90 84 61 49 58 75 77 83 86 60 42 41 51
WIND DIR       N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD       8  8 10 10 10  8  6  8  6  6 10 10  9  6  5  4  5  4  5  8  6  4
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 OV B2 B2 OV OV B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)    87 95 82 84 91 91 84 93 88 90 81 73 68 63 60 58 54 50 36 23 25 27
POP 12HR                     70          20          10           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.15        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     O NM SC IS SC IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS    IS
LAL            5  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  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<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR     N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD    13 12 16 19 19 16 14 14 14 14 19 19 18 13 12 10 11  9 12 16 14  9
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE          FRI 09/29/17 SAT 09/30/17 SUN 10/01/17 MON 10/02/17
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       52      76      50      75      53      77      57      79
TEMP          56 52 73 69 58 52 74 70 60 56 75 73 61 59 75 74
DEWPT         50 48 51 51 51 46 50 51 49 49 53 54 52 52 57 58
RH            80 86 46 53 77 80 43 51 67 77 46 51 72 78 54 57
PWIND DIR           N      NE       E      SE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5      10      10       5      10

$$

KSZ024-262215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
342 AM CDT TUE SEP 26 2017

DATE             TUE 09/26/17            WED 09/27/17            THU 09/28/17
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                      68          53          71          50          75
TEMP          64 60 59 63 68 65 59 56 55 53 60 68 71 67 58 55 52 50 63 72 75 70
DEWPT         63 58 57 57 57 57 56 54 51 51 51 50 48 48 48 48 48 47 50 49 49 50
MIN/MAX RH                   68          93          44          91          39
RH            97 93 93 81 68 75 90 93 86 93 72 52 44 50 69 77 86 89 62 44 40 49
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD       9  9 10 10 10  6  6  6  8  6  8  8  8  4  3  2  2  3  3  4  4  2
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    91 85 95 78 81 78 82 72 62 58 54 50 39 28 31 35 36 37 31 26 30 33
POP 12HR                     30           5           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.11           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     O SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS
LAL            5  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR     N  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD    17 16 18 19 19 14 13 13 14 13 16 16 16  9  6  4  4  6  6  9  9  4
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE          FRI 09/29/17 SAT 09/30/17 SUN 10/01/17 MON 10/02/17
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       53      76      51      74      54      77      58      79
TEMP          57 53 73 69 59 53 73 70 61 57 74 74 63 59 75 74
DEWPT         50 49 50 50 50 46 48 50 49 50 52 53 52 52 56 57
RH            77 86 44 51 72 77 41 49 65 77 46 48 67 78 52 55
PWIND DIR          NW      NE       E      SE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5      10      10      10      20
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS
TSTMS                                                      IS

$$

KSZ012-262215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
342 AM CDT TUE SEP 26 2017

DATE             TUE 09/26/17            WED 09/27/17            THU 09/28/17
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          51          71          48          76
TEMP          64 60 59 63 67 64 57 55 53 51 61 68 71 65 57 54 51 49 63 73 76 69
DEWPT         63 58 57 57 57 57 56 54 51 50 52 50 48 50 49 48 47 47 51 50 49 51
MIN/MAX RH                   70          98          45          95          39
RH            97 93 93 81 70 78 96 96 93 96 72 52 44 58 75 80 86 93 65 44 39 53
WIND DIR       N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  N  N
WIND SPD       9  9 10 11 11  8  5  6  5  4  5  6  6  4  2  1  1  2  2  3  4  2
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    91 86 98 81 70 84 75 49 55 53 51 49 38 27 30 34 34 34 31 29 32 34
POP 12HR                     30           5           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.08           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     O SC IS
TSTMS         IS IS
LAL            5  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT      <10<10 11<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR     N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  N  N
T WIND SPD    16 14 17 20 20 14 11 13 11  9 11 13 13  9  4  2  2  4  4  6  9  4
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE          FRI 09/29/17 SAT 09/30/17 SUN 10/01/17 MON 10/02/17
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      76      50      74      52      76      57      79
TEMP          56 52 73 68 57 53 74 69 59 55 74 73 62 58 75 74
DEWPT         50 48 51 51 49 45 48 50 49 49 53 54 52 52 57 58
RH            80 86 46 54 75 74 40 51 69 80 48 51 70 80 54 57
PWIND DIR          NW      NE       E      SE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       5       5      10      10      10      20
RAIN SHWRS                                              IS IS
TSTMS                                                   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-262215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
342 AM CDT TUE SEP 26 2017

DATE             TUE 09/26/17            WED 09/27/17            THU 09/28/17
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                      68          51          71          48          76
TEMP          65 60 59 63 68 65 57 54 52 51 61 69 71 66 58 54 52 49 64 73 76 70
DEWPT         63 58 57 57 56 57 56 54 51 49 52 49 49 50 50 49 48 47 51 50 49 51
MIN/MAX RH                   66          99          45          97          39
RH            93 93 93 81 65 75 96100 96 93 72 49 46 56 75 83 86 93 63 44 39 51
WIND DIR       N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W NW NW  N
WIND SPD       6  9 11 11 10  6  5  5  5  4  5  6  8  3  2  2  2  2  3  4  5  2
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 SC B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    94 90 96 78 71 83 70 44 60 49 47 46 35 23 28 33 32 30 30 31 32 33
POP 12HR                     50           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.07           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     O SC IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS
LAL            5  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT      <10<10 12<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR     N NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD     9 17 18 21 19 13 11 11 11  8 11 13 14  6  3  4  4  4  6  9 10  4
SMOKE DISP    PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE          FRI 09/29/17 SAT 09/30/17 SUN 10/01/17 MON 10/02/17
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      76      49      73      52      77      57      79
TEMP          58 51 73 68 56 51 73 69 59 55 74 74 62 58 75 74
DEWPT         50 48 52 51 48 44 48 50 49 48 53 55 53 52 57 58
RH            75 89 48 54 74 77 41 51 69 77 48 51 72 80 54 57
PWIND DIR          NW      NE       E      SE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       5       5      20      10      20      20
RAIN SHWRS                            IS             IS IS IS
TSTMS                                 IS             IS IS IS

$$


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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