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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
442 AM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

KSZ058-242215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
442 AM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

DATE             TUE 01/24/17            WED 01/25/17            THU 01/26/17
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                      63          30          39          22          40
TEMP             36 40 53 63 55 44 39 34 31 31 37 39 33 28 26 23 22 26 35 40 34
DEWPT            32 35 40 42 40 35 31 28 26 24 23 23 22 21 20 19 18 18 19 18 19
MIN/MAX RH                   46          85          51          84          41
RH               85 82 61 46 57 70 73 78 81 75 56 52 63 75 78 84 84 71 52 41 54
WIND DIR         SE SE  S  S SW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W
WIND SPD         12 14 21 20 11 13 17 17 14 16 17 18 11 11 10 10  9 10 11 13  8
WIND GUST              33 31    24    27 26 27 27 28    21
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       43 69 35 26 28 22 12 40 51 61 62 73 80 74 55 40 34 19 12  7 13
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 16 29<10 20 19 15 14 23 34 40 22 17<10<10<10 10 27 34<10
T WIND DIR       SE SE  S  S SW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W
T WIND SPD       24 24 32 32 20 32 32 31 31 31 28 29 25 23 16 16 14 17 17 19 13
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX PR GD GD GD GD EX EX EX GD GD PR PR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE               FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17  SUN 01/29/17  MON 01/30/17
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       21    41      23    43      22    40      22    46
TEMP          23   22 40 36 28   24 41 39 27   23 39 36 24   24 43 44
DEWPT         20   18 18 17 19   19 23 22 22   20 22 20 18   19 22 26
RH            88   84 41 45 68   81 48 50 81   88 50 52 77   81 43 49
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0    20       0     5
RAIN                                                  S

$$

KSZ024-242215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
442 AM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

DATE             TUE 01/24/17            WED 01/25/17            THU 01/26/17
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                      56          31          35          22          37
TEMP             33 35 45 56 52 42 37 34 32 31 34 35 31 29 26 24 22 25 32 37 31
DEWPT            30 32 37 41 39 34 31 28 26 23 22 22 21 20 19 18 17 17 18 17 17
MIN/MAX RH                   57          79          58          82          44
RH               89 89 73 57 61 73 79 78 78 72 61 59 66 69 74 77 81 71 56 44 56
WIND DIR          E  E SE  S SW  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW
WIND SPD         14 17 19 16 12 16 17 17 17 16 17 17 12 11 10 11  9 10 11 12  6
WIND GUST              29 26 24 27 27 28 28 28          23
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B2 B1 B1 FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       62 83 67 62 21 40 60 69 80 84 88 89 92 83 77 58 49 41 23 19 29
POP 12HR                     10          10          10           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 16 27<10 26 24 24 16 21 31 32 26 26 26 19<10 13 25 32<10
T WIND DIR        E  E SE  S SW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W
T WIND SPD       27 29 32 26 20 34 33 32 33 32 31 32 29 27 24 20 16 16 17 19 12
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX PR EX EX EX GD EX EX EX EX EX GD GD PR FR GD GD PR


DATE               FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17  SUN 01/29/17  MON 01/30/17
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       20    37      23    41      22    37      20    44
TEMP          23   21 35 34 27   24 39 38 26   23 36 33 22   23 40 43
DEWPT         19   16 17 16 18   19 21 21 20   20 21 19 17   18 20 24
RH            84   81 47 47 68   81 48 50 78   88 54 56 81   81 44 47
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5    10       0     5

$$

KSZ012-242215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
442 AM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

DATE             TUE 01/24/17            WED 01/25/17            THU 01/26/17
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                      50          32          35          21          35
TEMP             31 33 41 50 47 41 38 34 33 31 34 34 30 28 24 22 21 23 30 35 29
DEWPT            29 30 35 40 40 36 33 29 27 24 23 23 21 20 18 17 17 17 19 18 18
MIN/MAX RH                   70          85          62          84          49
RH               92 89 79 68 76 82 82 82 78 75 64 64 69 71 77 81 84 77 63 49 63
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE SE  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         13 16 20 16 10 17 17 17 17 16 16 16 12 11 10 10  9 10 10 12  5
WIND GUST           26 31       27    27 28 28 26 27 23 24
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       66 87 79 78 54 74 71 87 87 90 92 92 93 86 82 65 56 49 33 28 38
POP 12HR                     20          20          20           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0           0           0
FRZG RAIN                                 S
RAIN                       S  S  S  S  S  S
SNOW                                         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            4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 24<10 25 25 25 23 23 30 32 27 27 27 17 11 15 25 32<10
T WIND DIR        E  E  E SE SE  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW
T WIND SPD       26 29 34 27 13 33 33 31 33 33 32 32 31 26 23 19 16 18 17 19 11
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD PR EX EX EX EX EX EX EX EX EX GD FR FR FR GD GD PR


DATE               FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17  SUN 01/29/17  MON 01/30/17
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       20    35      22    40      22    36      19    43
TEMP          23   21 34 32 26   23 39 35 26   23 35 32 21   22 39 41
DEWPT         18   16 17 17 18   19 22 21 20   20 21 19 16   17 21 24
RH            81   81 49 53 71   84 50 56 78   88 56 58 81   81 48 50
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5    20       0     0
SNOW                                               S

$$

KSZ012-242215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
442 AM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

DATE             TUE 01/24/17            WED 01/25/17            THU 01/26/17
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                      46          32          34          21          34
TEMP             30 33 40 46 44 41 38 34 33 30 33 33 30 27 24 22 22 22 29 34 28
DEWPT            29 30 34 38 38 35 33 30 28 25 25 25 23 21 20 18 18 18 19 19 19
MIN/MAX RH                   73          85          68          88          54
RH               96 89 79 73 79 79 82 85 82 81 72 72 75 78 84 84 84 84 66 54 68
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE  E  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         12 16 20 18 12 17 16 17 18 19 18 17 16 16 12 12 11 12 12 12  9
WIND GUST              33       27 26    28 29 28 27 26 26
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 OV B2 OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       65 92 80 91 76 87 76 92 93 94 94 94 95 87 85 70 65 56 42 33 46
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN                    S  S  S  S  S  S  S
SNOW                                         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            4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 22<10 14 20 23 22 21 29 30 28 22 20 13 14 16 23 30<10
T WIND DIR        E  E  E SE  E  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW
T WIND SPD       23 31 35 31 21 31 31 29 34 36 34 32 31 27 24 20 19 19 19 19 17
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD PR GD GD GD EX EX EX EX EX GD GD FR FR FR GD GD PR


DATE               FRI 01/27/17  SAT 01/28/17  SUN 01/29/17  MON 01/30/17
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       20    34      22    38      22    35      19    41
TEMP          22   21 33 31 25   23 37 33 25   23 34 31 21   21 38 39
DEWPT         18   16 18 18 19   19 22 22 21   20 21 19 16   17 21 25
RH            84   81 53 58 78   84 54 63 84   88 58 61 81   84 50 57
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5       5    30       0     0
SNOW                                               C

$$


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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