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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
406 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017

KSZ058-222215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
406 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017

DATE             WED 02/22/17            THU 02/23/17            FRI 02/24/17
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                      79          46          73          38          49
TEMP             43 54 71 79 70 57 51 48 46 51 64 73 63 56 50 43 38 40 46 49 42
DEWPT            35 38 38 36 39 40 41 42 42 45 50 48 48 44 40 33 31 30 28 25 22
MIN/MAX RH                   21          87          41          76          39
RH               73 54 30 21 32 53 68 80 86 80 60 41 58 64 68 67 76 67 49 39 44
WIND DIR          S SW SW  W  W NW NE  E  E  E SE  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW
WIND SPD          8 11 12 11  5  5  5  8  8 11 11 13 10 11 12 11 13 19 21 21 16
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 OV B2 B1 SC FW FW SC SC FW B1 SC B2
CLOUDS (%)       21 25 19 13 26 26 30 56 83 88 75 67 38 22 25 34 30 23 51 50 70
POP 12HR                      0           5          20          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 15 52<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 27<10<10<10 17 20 27 43 60 54
T WIND DIR        S SW  W  W  W NW NE  E  E  E SE  S  S SW  W  W NW NW  W  W NW
T WIND SPD       16 21 18 17 11 10 11 16 17 20 23 27 17 18 23 25 28 29 29 31 33
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR GD GD EX EX EX EX


DATE               SAT 02/25/17  SUN 02/26/17  MON 02/27/17  TUE 02/28/17
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    45      27    53      32    60      44    69
TEMP          30   25 40 40 29   27 48 46 35   33 52 57 49   44 64 58
DEWPT         20   17 15 16 18   20 24 24 26   28 37 41 41   41 40 33
RH            66   71 36 37 63   74 39 42 69   82 56 55 74   89 41 39
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       S    SW      NE    SE       S    SW
WIND CHAR         15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B1   SC SC FW FW   SC B1 SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5     0       5     0      30    30      20     5
RAIN                                            C  C
RAIN SHWRS                                                   IS
SNOW                                            C  C
TSTMS                                                        IS

$$

KSZ024-222215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
406 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017

DATE             WED 02/22/17            THU 02/23/17            FRI 02/24/17
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                      77          44          65          37          45
TEMP             44 53 69 77 70 56 51 47 44 47 59 65 62 56 51 45 38 38 43 45 39
DEWPT            35 38 38 37 38 39 38 38 37 40 44 46 47 46 40 34 31 29 27 25 21
MIN/MAX RH                   24          77          49          77          45
RH               70 57 32 24 31 53 61 71 76 76 57 50 58 69 66 65 76 70 53 45 48
WIND DIR          S SW  W  W NW  N NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW
WIND SPD          5  9 11 12  5  4  5  9  9 13 14 14  9 10 10 12 16 18 20 21 17
WIND GUST                                   25
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       22 35 15 13 21 21 26 54 85 88 86 76 51 29 44 51 61 43 74 73 87
POP 12HR                      0           5          40          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                                IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10<10 45 40<10<10<10<10<10<10 24<10<10 10 24 28 32 49 63 51
T WIND DIR        S SW  W  W  N  N NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SW  W  W  W  W  W NW NW
T WIND SPD       11 18 17 23 13  9 11 18 18 26 28 28 17 18 24 28 31 29 31 33 35
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR FR EX EX EX EX EX EX


DATE               SAT 02/25/17  SUN 02/26/17  MON 02/27/17  TUE 02/28/17
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    42      25    50      29    56      41    64
TEMP          31   25 36 38 28   26 45 45 31   30 48 55 49   41 61 56
DEWPT         18   16 15 15 17   18 22 23 24   25 31 36 38   37 37 31
RH            58   68 42 38 63   71 40 41 75   81 51 49 66   85 41 38
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       S    SW      NE    SE       S     W
WIND CHAR         15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 SC FW FW   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10     0       5     5      10    30      20    10
RAIN                                               C
RAIN SHWRS                                                   IS
SNOW                                               C

$$

KSZ012-222215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
406 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017

DATE             WED 02/22/17            THU 02/23/17            FRI 02/24/17
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                      76          44          63          37          44
TEMP             46 54 70 76 68 56 50 46 44 47 57 63 60 55 50 44 38 38 42 44 39
DEWPT            35 37 38 37 39 39 39 37 37 39 43 45 46 47 41 35 33 31 29 26 22
MIN/MAX RH                   24          78          52          82          48
RH               65 52 31 24 34 53 66 71 76 74 59 52 60 74 71 70 82 76 60 49 50
WIND DIR          S SW  W  W NW  N NE NE  E  E  E SE  E  S  W  W  W  W  W  W NW
WIND SPD          8 11 12 13  6  4  5  8  8 12 14 14  8  8  8 10 14 17 19 20 16
WIND GUST                                   24 25 25
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC FW FW FW FW FW B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       19 28 12 10 14 21 22 55 84 89 85 81 60 41 51 51 69 50 77 77 91
POP 12HR                      0           0          40          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
RAIN                                                                          S
RAIN SHWRS                               SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 11 49 41<10<10<10<10<10 13 22<10<10<10 24 32 39 53 66 62
T WIND DIR        S SW  W  W  N  N NE NE  E  E  E SE  E  S  W  W  W  W  W NW NW
T WIND SPD       17 23 19 23 16  9 12 16 16 23 31 26 13 13 18 27 29 29 31 33 36
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR FR GD EX EX EX EX EX


DATE               SAT 02/25/17  SUN 02/26/17  MON 02/27/17  TUE 02/28/17
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       24    41      24    49      28    55      39    63
TEMP          30   24 35 37 26   24 43 44 30   28 47 53 45   39 61 56
DEWPT         19   17 16 17 17   19 24 24 24   25 30 35 37   36 38 32
RH            63   74 45 44 68   81 47 45 78   88 51 50 73   89 42 40
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       S    SW      NE    SE       S     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 SC FW FW   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20     0       5     5      10    30      20    10
RAIN           S                                   C     S
RAIN SHWRS                                                   IS
SNOW           S                                   C

$$

KSZ012-222215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
406 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017

DATE             WED 02/22/17            THU 02/23/17            FRI 02/24/17
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                      76          43          61          37          44
TEMP             47 55 70 76 68 56 50 45 43 45 55 61 58 55 50 45 39 37 41 44 38
DEWPT            35 37 37 36 38 38 38 38 38 39 43 45 46 47 42 37 34 32 30 28 23
MIN/MAX RH                   24          81          56          85          51
RH               63 51 30 23 33 51 63 76 82 79 64 56 64 74 74 73 82 82 65 53 54
WIND DIR          S SW  W  W NW  N  N NE  E  E  E  E  E SE  W  W  W  W  W  W NW
WIND SPD          9 12 12 14  5  4  4  6  5 12 17 16 10 10  9 11 16 17 20 21 18
WIND GUST                                      28
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC FW FW FW FW FW B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       18 27 11  9 11 16 15 56 81 91 86 82 73 52 57 51 75 57 78 80 94
POP 12HR                      0           0          40          40          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.03        0.04           0
RAIN                                                                    S  S  C
RAIN SHWRS                               SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 51 44<10<10<10<10<10 11 16<10<10<10 24 32 37 51 67 55
T WIND DIR        S SW  W NW  N NW  N NE  E  E  E SE  E SE  W  W  W  W  W NW NW
T WIND SPD       17 24 19 25 17  9  9 12 11 23 29 26 19 18 20 27 29 29 32 34 36
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR FR GD EX EX EX EX EX


DATE               SAT 02/25/17  SUN 02/26/17  MON 02/27/17  TUE 02/28/17
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       24    40      24    48      28    54      39    62
TEMP          30   24 34 36 24   24 41 43 28   28 45 53 43   39 59 56
DEWPT         20   18 18 18 18   19 25 25 24   24 30 35 37   36 38 34
RH            66   77 51 47 77   81 52 49 85   85 55 50 79   89 45 43
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      SE    SW      NE    SE       S     W
WIND CHAR         15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   B1 SC FW SC   B1 B2 SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30     0      10     5       5    20      30    10
RAIN           C                                   S     S
RAIN SHWRS                                                   SC
SNOW           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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