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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
406 AM CDT TUE MAR 28 2017

KSZ058-282230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
406 AM CDT TUE MAR 28 2017

DATE             TUE 03/28/17            WED 03/29/17            THU 03/30/17
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                      60          50          61          45          54
TEMP          49 47 51 57 60 59 54 52 51 51 53 58 61 59 53 51 48 45 46 52 54 52
DEWPT         47 45 46 47 48 47 48 48 49 49 51 54 56 53 51 48 47 44 46 45 46 43
MIN/MAX RH                   62          96          81          99          71
RH            93 93 83 69 64 64 80 86 93 93 93 86 84 80 93 89 96 96100 77 74 71
WIND DIR      NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E NE  N  N NW NW NW  N NW  N
WIND SPD       4  4  6 10 13 13 16 16 18 14 12 12 11  9  6  6  8  9  8 10 10 10
WIND GUST                                      23
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)    90 92 96 95 91 90 97 99100100100 98 90 91 89 86 89 92 93 94 94 88
POP 12HR                     10         100          90          70          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.78        0.90        0.21        0.02
RAIN                             S  D  D
RAIN SHWRS                                O  O  O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                                 SC IS SC SC SC SC SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10 12 29 32 31 29<10<10<10<10<10 13 13<10<10<10<10<10 13 23 25 24
T WIND DIR    NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E NE  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD     6  8 11 16 17 23 24 28 34 28 25 26 17 13 13 12 16 17 16 18 18 19
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD GD GD FR FR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 03/31/17 SAT 04/01/17 SUN 04/02/17 MON 04/03/17
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       40      58      41      63      46      64      46      64
TEMP          44 40 53 55 46 41 59 60 50 47 59 62 50 46 61 61
DEWPT         41 38 42 43 40 39 46 47 45 44 50 50 46 44 49 47
RH            89 92 66 64 79 92 62 62 83 89 72 65 86 93 65 60
PWIND DIR           N      NE       E       E       E       E      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20       5       5      40      80      30      20      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS             SC SC NM  O IS SC IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-282230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
406 AM CDT TUE MAR 28 2017

DATE             TUE 03/28/17            WED 03/29/17            THU 03/30/17
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                      57          48          53          44          52
TEMP          46 45 50 54 57 56 52 50 49 48 48 52 53 52 49 47 46 44 44 49 51 51
DEWPT         44 44 45 44 45 45 45 46 46 45 45 46 48 47 46 45 45 42 44 43 45 41
MIN/MAX RH                   64          89          82          97          69
RH            93 96 83 69 64 66 77 86 89 89 89 80 83 83 89 93 96 93100 80 80 68
WIND DIR      NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       5  4  5  8 10 11 13 13 14 14 14 14 13 13  9  9  9 10 10 11 10 10
WIND GUST                                   27
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS (%)    93 90 95 97 98 99 99 99 99100 99 99 98 96 93 93 92 96 95 95 93 86
POP 12HR                     10          90          90          80          50
QPF 12HR                      0        0.45        0.95        0.36        0.03
RAIN                             S  C  D
RAIN SHWRS                                O  O  O  O  O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                                       IS SC SC IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  5  5  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 27 31 31 21 14<10<10 10 12 17 17 14<10<10<10<10 14 22 25 26
T WIND DIR    NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD    10  8  9 13 16 21 24 24 28 32 27 26 23 24 18 17 18 19 20 18 16 18
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD GD GD FR PR PR FR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 03/31/17 SAT 04/01/17 SUN 04/02/17 MON 04/03/17
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       38      56      41      60      44      61      45      63
TEMP          43 38 51 55 46 41 56 58 47 44 58 60 50 45 61 62
DEWPT         39 36 40 41 39 38 43 44 43 42 47 48 45 43 47 46
RH            86 92 66 59 76 89 62 59 86 93 67 64 83 93 60 56
PWIND DIR           N      NE       E       E      NE       E      NE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20       5       5      40      70      30      20      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS             SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-282230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
406 AM CDT TUE MAR 28 2017

DATE             TUE 03/28/17            WED 03/29/17            THU 03/30/17
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                      57          47          52          44          52
TEMP          44 44 49 54 57 56 51 49 48 48 47 50 52 51 47 46 45 44 45 49 52 51
DEWPT         43 43 44 44 45 44 44 45 45 44 44 45 47 47 46 45 44 42 44 44 45 42
MIN/MAX RH                   62          91          82          97          72
RH            96 96 83 69 64 64 77 86 89 86 89 83 83 86 96 96 96 93 96 83 77 71
WIND DIR      NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       3  3  5  6  9 10 12 11 13 13 12 13 12 12  9  9  8  9  9 10 10  9
WIND GUST                                   25 24
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS (%)    94 92 96 97 98 99 99 99100100 99100 99 97 95 95 92 96 96 96 93 85
POP 12HR                     10          90          90          80          50
QPF 12HR                      0        0.32        0.95        0.46        0.05
RAIN                                C  D
RAIN SHWRS                                O  O  O  O  O  O NM NM SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                                       IS IS SC IS IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 29 31 34 25 12<10<10 12 15 21 21 15<10<10<10 13 17 25 28 28
T WIND DIR    NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD     5  5  8 11 14 19 21 17 24 29 28 25 23 21 18 18 16 21 19 18 16 18
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD GD GD FR PR PR GD GD GD GD FR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 03/31/17 SAT 04/01/17 SUN 04/02/17 MON 04/03/17
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       38      56      40      60      44      63      45      64
TEMP          43 38 51 55 45 40 56 58 47 44 58 61 50 45 61 61
DEWPT         38 36 40 41 39 38 42 44 43 42 47 47 45 43 48 46
RH            82 92 66 59 79 92 59 59 86 93 67 60 83 93 62 58
PWIND DIR           N      NE       E       E       E       E       E       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20       5       0      40      70      30      20      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS             IS SC NM NM SC IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-282230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
406 AM CDT TUE MAR 28 2017

DATE             TUE 03/28/17            WED 03/29/17            THU 03/30/17
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                      57          46          51          44          51
TEMP          45 44 48 54 57 55 51 49 47 46 46 49 51 50 46 46 45 44 44 47 51 50
DEWPT         43 42 44 43 44 44 43 44 44 44 43 45 46 46 45 45 44 42 43 43 45 42
MIN/MAX RH                   63          93          83          98          74
RH            93 93 86 66 62 66 74 83 89 93 89 86 83 86 96 96 96 93 96 86 80 74
WIND DIR       N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       3  3  5  6  9  9 11 11 13 14 13 13 13 13 12 11  9 11 11 11 10  9
WIND GUST                                   25 25
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS (%)    97 94 95 96 97 97 99 99 99100 99100100 98 97 96 94 97 95 96 94 85
POP 12HR                     10          90          90          90          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.22        0.96        0.55        0.06
RAIN                                C  L
RAIN SHWRS                                O  O  O  O  O  O NM NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                                          IS SC IS IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  5  5  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT       26<10 23 30 37 23 11<10<10<10 14 20 20 15<10<10<10 14 17 24 30 29
T WIND DIR    NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD     5  6  9 10 16 19 21 18 23 26 26 24 21 20 18 19 17 20 20 17 14 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 03/31/17 SAT 04/01/17 SUN 04/02/17 MON 04/03/17
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       38      56      41      60      44      63      45      64
TEMP          43 38 50 55 46 41 56 59 47 44 58 60 49 45 60 61
DEWPT         39 36 40 41 39 38 42 43 43 41 46 47 45 43 48 46
RH            86 92 68 59 76 89 59 55 86 89 64 62 86 93 64 58
PWIND DIR           N      NE       E       E       E       E       E       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20       5       5      40      70      40      30      10
RAIN SHWRS       IS             IS SC NM NM SC IS SC 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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