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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
428 AM CST MON FEB 27 2017

KSZ058-272215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
428 AM CST MON FEB 27 2017

DATE             MON 02/27/17            TUE 02/28/17            WED 03/01/17
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                      60          53          71          34          53
TEMP             28 40 54 59 57 55 54 55 53 57 68 70 61 50 44 37 34 38 48 53 48
DEWPT            27 32 39 44 48 48 49 52 50 45 42 39 39 37 35 32 29 26 24 21 19
MIN/MAX RH                   50          92          32          84          28
RH               96 73 57 57 72 77 83 90 89 64 39 32 44 61 70 82 82 62 39 28 31
WIND DIR          E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          5  9 14 13  9 12 16 17 11 13 16 16  9 11 11 12 10 14 16 17 10
WIND GUST                                      27 26       23       26 27 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW B1 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 FW FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       20 23 52 72 67 72 66 73 74 72 73 76 73 78 86 82 56 10 15  5 11
POP 12HR                     30          10          10          40           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
RAIN                       C                          C  C  S  S
SNOW                                                           S
OBVIS           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  4  4  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5  5  5  2  2  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 22 29<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 39<10<10 21 18 14 21 51 72 30
T WIND DIR        E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        4  9 24 21 18 23 31 33 21 24 25 35 18 21 27 25 24 24 28 29 19
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR PR GD GD GD GD EX EX GD
DENSE FOG         Y


DATE               THU 03/02/17  FRI 03/03/17  SAT 03/04/17  SUN 03/05/17
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    56      26    58      40    67      43    70
TEMP          32   29 52 49 31   26 51 54 43   40 61 60 45   43 64 64
DEWPT         19   19 21 19 18   18 21 26 28   31 35 36 40   42 45 43
RH            58   66 29 30 58   71 30 34 55   70 38 41 82   96 50 46
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NE     S       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       5    10

$$

KSZ024-272215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
428 AM CST MON FEB 27 2017

DATE             MON 02/27/17            TUE 02/28/17            WED 03/01/17
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                      59          51          64          33          50
TEMP             28 37 53 58 56 52 52 53 51 54 61 63 51 43 38 35 33 36 45 50 45
DEWPT            25 30 31 36 43 45 47 51 48 45 40 36 35 33 32 31 28 27 25 21 19
MIN/MAX RH                   39          92          36          85          30
RH               88 75 43 44 62 77 83 93 89 71 46 36 54 67 79 85 82 69 45 31 35
WIND DIR         SE SE SE  S SE SE  S  S SW SW SW  W  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          3  6 12 13  9  9 12 13 10  9 10 10 11 12 10 10 10 12 14 16 10
WIND GUST                                                                 26
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B1 FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       15 22 29 67 75 76 63 71 70 73 83 73 84 92 94 90 67 18 21  9 13
POP 12HR                     10          10          20          70           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.10           0
RAIN                                            S  S  L  L  C  C
SNOW                                                           C
OBVIS             F
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  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4  2  2  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 20 31 15<10<10<10<10<10 21 39<10 12<10 16 16 21 35 61<10
T WIND DIR       SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S SW SW SW SW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        5 11 20 23 24 17 24 26 19 16 14 19 21 26 23 26 23 24 26 28 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR FR FR GD GD GD EX EX PR


DATE               THU 03/02/17  FRI 03/03/17  SAT 03/04/17  SUN 03/05/17
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       28    53      24    56      39    66      44    69
TEMP          31   29 48 46 30   25 48 53 44   39 60 62 48   44 62 63
DEWPT         19   18 21 16 17   16 19 25 26   29 33 34 37   40 42 40
RH            61   63 34 29 58   68 31 33 49   67 36 35 65   86 48 43
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NE     S       S    SW       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

KSZ012-272215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
428 AM CST MON FEB 27 2017

DATE             MON 02/27/17            TUE 02/28/17            WED 03/01/17
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          50          62          31          49
TEMP             28 36 52 57 54 51 51 52 50 53 59 61 48 40 36 34 31 35 43 49 43
DEWPT            26 30 31 35 41 45 47 50 47 44 41 38 36 33 31 30 28 28 26 23 21
MIN/MAX RH                   38          93          42          89          35
RH               92 79 44 43 61 80 86 93 89 71 51 42 63 76 82 85 88 75 51 36 41
WIND DIR          S SE SE  S SE SE  S  S SW SW  W NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          4  6 13 16  9  8 11 13 10  8  8  9 10 11 10 10 10 11 13 14  9
WIND GUST                                                              24 26
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       15 22 25 67 80 79 69 70 72 73 86 78 86 93 95 91 74 27 24 11 14
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          70           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.15           0
RAIN                             S              S  S  L  L  C
SNOW                                                        C  C
OBVIS             F
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  5  5  6  6  4  4  4  4  2  2  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 20 30 14<10<10<10 11<10 17 38 12 18<10 17 18 21 36 63<10
T WIND DIR        S SE  S  S  S SE  S  S SW SW SW SW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        6  9 20 24 23 16 23 27 19 14 10 12 21 25 20 24 21 21 24 29 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX FR PR PR PR FR PR FR GD FR GD FR GD GD GD EX EX PR


DATE               THU 03/02/17  FRI 03/03/17  SAT 03/04/17  SUN 03/05/17
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    52      24    55      38    66      42    68
TEMP          29   28 47 45 28   24 47 52 43   38 59 61 47   42 61 63
DEWPT         19   19 22 17 17   16 20 25 26   28 34 34 36   38 42 40
RH            66   68 37 32 63   71 34 35 51   67 39 36 65   86 49 43
PWIND DIR           W    NW       N     S       S    SW      SW     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

KSZ012-272215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
428 AM CST MON FEB 27 2017

DATE             MON 02/27/17            TUE 02/28/17            WED 03/01/17
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          50          61          32          48
TEMP             27 36 52 57 54 51 50 52 51 54 58 60 46 40 39 35 32 35 42 48 43
DEWPT            24 30 30 32 38 43 44 49 48 44 41 38 36 34 32 30 28 28 27 25 22
MIN/MAX RH                   35          90          44          85          38
RH               88 79 43 38 54 74 80 89 89 69 53 44 68 79 76 82 85 75 55 40 43
WIND DIR          S SE SE  S SE SE  S  S SW SW  W NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          4  6 13 16  9  8 11 14 11 10  9 10 11 11 11 11 12 13 16 17 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       15 23 25 68 80 84 68 71 73 72 86 82 88 92 95 92 81 36 28 15 15
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          60           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.11           0
RAIN                          S  S              S  S  L  L  C  C
SNOW                                                           C
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  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 19 32<10<10<10<10 12<10 17 43 13 15 14 18 17 21 36 61<10
T WIND DIR        S SE  S  S SE SE  S  S SW SW SW SW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        8 10 19 23 17 14 20 28 21 17 11  8 23 25 23 24 23 24 26 31 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR FR PR FR GD FR GD FR GD GD GD EX EX FR


DATE               THU 03/02/17  FRI 03/03/17  SAT 03/04/17  SUN 03/05/17
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    50      23    54      38    66      42    67
TEMP          29   27 45 43 26   23 45 49 41   38 59 61 47   42 58 61
DEWPT         20   20 23 18 18   17 20 26 27   28 34 35 35   38 43 41
RH            69   74 41 36 71   77 36 40 57   67 39 38 63   86 57 48
PWIND DIR           W    NW       N     S       S    SW      SW     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$


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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