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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
440 AM CDT SUN SEP 24 2017

KSZ058-242215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
440 AM CDT SUN SEP 24 2017

DATE             SUN 09/24/17            MON 09/25/17            TUE 09/26/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      89          66          84          62          74
TEMP             68 79 86 87 82 74 71 68 67 76 82 83 76 71 67 65 62 70 73 74 69
DEWPT            64 67 66 65 66 66 66 65 64 67 66 65 66 65 65 64 62 65 65 64 62
MIN/MAX RH                   47          93          53         100          72
RH               87 67 51 48 58 76 84 90 90 74 58 55 71 81 93 97100 84 76 71 78
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          6 10 13 12  9  6  6  5  5  9 10  9  5  3  4  4  4  4  5  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       22 27 32 35 38 38 39 44 48 43 66 61 78 85 90 93 95 91 94 94 91
POP 12HR                      5          10          40          50          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.20        0.25
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC
TSTMS                                    IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
HAINES            5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 10 63 60 27<10<10<10<10 14 55 68<10<10<10<10<10 14 22 21 17
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  N  N  N NE  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       13 18 21 18 19 13 11 11 11 18 20 17 11  5  9  8  8  8  5 10 12
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR


DATE          WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17 FRI 09/29/17 SAT 09/30/17
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       55      73      51      73      51      73      46      72
TEMP          61 55 70 70 58 52 70 70 56 53 71 68 53 47 70 67
DEWPT         58 55 56 54 52 48 51 52 52 48 50 48 47 43 48 46
RH            90100 61 57 80 86 51 53 86 83 47 49 80 86 45 47
PWIND DIR           N      NE      NE      NE       N       N       N      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR           30      20       5       5      10       0       0       0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-242215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
440 AM CDT SUN SEP 24 2017

DATE             SUN 09/24/17            MON 09/25/17            TUE 09/26/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      89          67          82          62          71
TEMP             68 78 86 87 82 75 72 70 67 75 81 81 74 68 66 64 62 66 69 71 68
DEWPT            64 66 65 64 65 66 66 65 65 66 66 65 65 66 64 63 62 62 61 60 58
MIN/MAX RH                   46          93          56          99          66
RH               87 67 50 46 56 74 81 84 93 74 60 58 74 93 93 97100 87 76 68 70
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  E  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          6 10 13 13  9  8  6  5  4  8  9  9  4  4  3  4  4  5  6  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS (%)       20 27 35 39 43 50 57 58 59 58 71 72 84 93 95 95 97 96 93 94 86
POP 12HR                     10          20          50          60          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.13        0.39        0.18
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC IS
TSTMS                              IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 62 61<10<10<10<10<10 11 76 67<10<10<10<10<10 12 20 25 21
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  E  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       13 21 23 20 18 16 13 11  9 18 19 20  9  9  6  8  8 11 13 11 13
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE          WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17 FRI 09/29/17 SAT 09/30/17
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       55      72      51      74      52      73      46      72
TEMP          60 55 70 69 58 52 72 70 58 53 71 67 53 48 69 66
DEWPT         56 53 52 51 50 48 50 51 50 48 49 47 44 43 48 46
RH            87 93 53 53 75 86 46 51 75 83 46 49 71 83 47 48
PWIND DIR           N       N       N       N      NW       N       N      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20       5       5       5       0       0       0       0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS

$$

KSZ012-242215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
440 AM CDT SUN SEP 24 2017

DATE             SUN 09/24/17            MON 09/25/17            TUE 09/26/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      89          67          82          60          71
TEMP             68 79 86 87 81 74 71 69 67 76 82 81 73 68 64 63 60 65 67 71 66
DEWPT            65 67 65 65 66 66 66 65 65 67 66 67 65 65 63 62 60 62 60 60 59
MIN/MAX RH                   46          95          58         100          68
RH               90 67 50 48 60 76 84 87 93 74 58 63 76 90 97 97100 90 78 68 78
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          5 10 12 12  6  6  5  5  3  6  8  6  2  3  2  3  3  5  5  5  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS (%)       20 25 31 37 42 50 57 58 58 65 69 73 84 92 96 96 96 96 93 93 84
POP 12HR                      5          30          60          60          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.19        0.35        0.14
RAIN SHWRS                         IS SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                              IS IS SC SC NM NM NM NM IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 10 66 63 17<10<10<10<10 14 78 66<10<10<10<10<10 15 20 26 21
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       11 18 24 20 16 12 10 10  8 16 19 21  4  6  5  4  6 11 13 11 13
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR


DATE          WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17 FRI 09/29/17 SAT 09/30/17
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       53      72      49      74      50      72      44      71
TEMP          59 53 70 67 56 50 72 69 56 52 71 66 52 46 69 65
DEWPT         55 52 53 52 50 47 52 52 50 48 50 49 44 42 49 47
RH            87 96 55 59 80 89 49 55 80 86 47 54 74 86 49 52
PWIND DIR           N       N       N      NW      NW       N       N      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5       0       0       0       0

$$

KSZ012-242215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
440 AM CDT SUN SEP 24 2017

DATE             SUN 09/24/17            MON 09/25/17            TUE 09/26/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      89          67          82          61          71
TEMP             69 79 87 87 81 75 71 69 67 75 81 81 73 67 65 62 61 65 67 71 67
DEWPT            65 67 65 64 66 66 66 65 65 67 67 66 67 65 63 62 60 62 60 61 59
MIN/MAX RH                   45          93          58          99          70
RH               87 67 48 46 60 74 84 87 93 76 63 60 81 93 93100 97 90 78 71 75
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          6 10 13 13  8  8  6  6  4  6  8  8  3  3  4  4  4  5  6  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS (%)       20 24 28 34 40 47 54 57 59 67 66 73 86 89 96 96 96 96 93 92 83
POP 12HR                      5          30          60          60          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.16        0.40        0.11
RAIN SHWRS                         IS SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS SC SC NM NM NM NM IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 11 71 69<10<10<10<10<10 15 78 72<10<10<10<10<10 15 21 27 23
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       11 19 23 19 14 13 11 11  9 16 18 20  5  6 10  6  8 12 13 11 13
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR


DATE          WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17 FRI 09/29/17 SAT 09/30/17
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       53      72      49      74      50      71      44      70
TEMP          60 53 70 68 56 50 72 69 55 52 69 66 51 46 68 64
DEWPT         55 52 52 52 50 47 52 52 50 47 50 48 44 41 49 47
RH            84 96 53 57 80 89 49 55 83 83 51 52 77 83 51 54
PWIND DIR           N       N       N      NW      NW      NW       N      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5       0       0       0       0

$$


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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