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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
434 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

KSZ058-242230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
434 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

DATE             FRI 02/24/17            SAT 02/25/17            SUN 02/26/17
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                      42          22          44          27          51
TEMP             37 37 42 39 34 30 27 25 22 28 39 44 38 29 27 27 29 35 44 51 47
DEWPT            32 30 27 24 21 19 18 17 17 18 15 14 15 17 18 18 19 22 25 26 29
MIN/MAX RH                   52          81          29          67          38
RH               82 75 55 54 58 63 68 71 81 66 37 29 38 60 68 68 66 59 47 37 49
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD         18 19 21 21 19 18 14 11  9 10  8  6  5  5  8  9  8 11 11  9  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B1 SC SC FW FW CL FW FW SC B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       69 79 80 83 86 90 58 30 26 23 10  5 14 22 30 74 89 86 81 68 60
POP 12HR                     10           5           0           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN                                                                 S        S
SNOW                                                              S  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT          20 31 46 47 32 18<10<10<10 18 30 45<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 40 23
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW
T WIND SPD       28 29 29 28 28 27 21 18 14 17 11  6  9 10 11 16 16 21 24 14  5
SMOKE DISP       GD EX EX EX EX GD PR PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE               MON 02/27/17  TUE 02/28/17  WED 03/01/17  THU 03/02/17
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    57      42    65      32    52      28    56
TEMP          34   29 50 53 43   42 61 57 41   32 48 46 32   28 51 49
DEWPT         28   28 38 38 40   38 39 34 30   26 22 20 20   20 22 21
RH            78   96 63 57 89   86 44 42 65   78 35 35 61   71 32 33
PWIND DIR          SE    SE       S     W      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20    30      10    10      30     5       0     0
RAIN           S       C                   C    S
SNOW           S    S  C                        S

$$

KSZ024-242230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
434 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

DATE             FRI 02/24/17            SAT 02/25/17            SUN 02/26/17
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                      37          22          42          28          49
TEMP             36 35 36 35 30 27 25 25 22 25 35 42 38 29 29 28 30 34 44 49 46
DEWPT            32 29 26 24 20 18 16 16 16 16 15 14 15 16 16 18 20 22 24 24 26
MIN/MAX RH                   59          79          31          67          37
RH               85 78 67 64 66 68 68 68 77 68 43 31 38 58 58 66 66 61 45 37 45
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD         16 16 17 18 17 16 12 12 11  9  8  6  4  6  8  6  6  9 10  8  3
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 OV B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       92 99100 99 96 93 65 38 32 37 35 13 17 28 31 62 89 83 69 47 43
POP 12HR                     30          20           0           5          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE              S
RAIN                    C  C
SNOW                    S  C  S                                   S  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          17 23 31 37 31 28 11<10<10 19 28 41<10<10<10<10<10<10 29 34<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W
T WIND SPD       24 25 27 28 31 29 23 19 17 14 10  6  9 12 14 13 13 18 18  9  6
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX EX EX EX FR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD FR PR


DATE               MON 02/27/17  TUE 02/28/17  WED 03/01/17  THU 03/02/17
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       27    53      40    59      31    49      28    54
TEMP          32   27 46 50 40   41 55 55 40   31 45 45 32   28 48 48
DEWPT         25   25 33 34 37   36 36 33 27   24 21 20 20   19 22 19
RH            75   92 60 54 89   82 49 43 59   75 38 36 61   68 35 31
PWIND DIR          NE    SE       S     W      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B1 SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10    20      20    10      20     5       0     0
RAIN                   S  S  S    S        S    S
SNOW                   S                        S

$$

KSZ012-242230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
434 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

DATE             FRI 02/24/17            SAT 02/25/17            SUN 02/26/17
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                      35          21          41          27          48
TEMP             35 34 35 33 29 26 24 24 21 25 34 41 36 28 28 28 28 33 44 48 44
DEWPT            32 30 26 25 21 19 17 17 16 17 16 16 16 16 17 19 20 23 25 26 27
MIN/MAX RH                   65          81          37          71          42
RH               89 85 69 72 72 74 74 74 81 71 47 36 43 60 63 68 71 66 47 42 51
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD         14 18 19 20 18 17 14 13 12  9  6  5  4  5  8  6  6  9  9  6  3
WIND GUST           28          27
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       98100100 99 96 94 64 39 34 34 40 18 22 29 31 60 87 83 65 42 39
POP 12HR                     50          20           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE           C  C
RAIN                    C
SNOW                 S  C  C  S                                   S  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT          15 21 31 32 31 27<10<10<10 18 26 38<10<10<10<10<10<10 27 32<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W
T WIND SPD       23 26 29 31 33 29 21 19 18 17 10  6  8  9 14 12 13 18 18 10  6
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX EX EX EX PR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD FR PR


DATE               MON 02/27/17  TUE 02/28/17  WED 03/01/17  THU 03/02/17
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       26    52      38    58      30    48      27    52
TEMP          30   26 46 49 38   40 54 53 38   30 44 45 31   27 48 46
DEWPT         24   24 32 34 35   35 37 33 28   24 22 21 20   19 24 20
RH            78   92 58 56 89   82 52 46 67   78 41 38 63   71 39 35
PWIND DIR          NE    SE       S     W      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B1 SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10    30      30    10      20     5       0     0
RAIN                   S  C  S    C             S
SNOW                   S                        S

$$

KSZ012-242230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
434 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

DATE             FRI 02/24/17            SAT 02/25/17            SUN 02/26/17
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                      35          20          40          26          48
TEMP             35 34 35 33 29 26 24 24 20 23 33 40 35 27 27 29 30 32 43 48 44
DEWPT            32 30 26 25 21 19 16 17 16 17 17 18 18 18 18 20 21 24 26 27 28
MIN/MAX RH                   66          83          42          73          44
RH               89 85 69 72 72 74 71 74 84 77 51 41 49 68 68 69 69 72 51 44 53
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW NW
WIND SPD         14 18 20 20 20 17 14 13 11 11  9  6  4  6 10  9  9 11 10  8  4
WIND GUST                       27
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100 97 87 63 40 35 33 41 25 27 30 32 63 84 81 64 39 38
POP 12HR                     50          30           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE           C  C
RAIN                    C
SNOW                 S  C  C  C  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT          15 17 30 30 31 21<10<10<10 18 25 34<10<10<10<10<10<10 27 34<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W
T WIND SPD       23 26 31 29 32 29 25 21 18 18 12  6 10 16 18 14 14 19 18 11  6
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX EX EX GD PR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE               MON 02/27/17  TUE 02/28/17  WED 03/01/17  THU 03/02/17
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       25    52      37    57      30    47      26    52
TEMP          29   25 45 48 37   39 51 52 37   30 42 43 29   26 46 45
DEWPT         24   24 32 34 35   35 38 34 29   25 24 22 21   21 25 21
RH            81   96 60 58 92   85 61 50 72   81 48 43 72   81 43 38
PWIND DIR          NE    SE       S     W      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B1 SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10    30      30    20      20     5       0     0
RAIN                   S  C  S    C  S          S
SNOW                   S     S    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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