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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
416 AM CST TUE FEB 28 2017

KSZ058-282200-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
416 AM CST TUE FEB 28 2017

DATE             TUE 02/28/17            WED 03/01/17            THU 03/02/17
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          36          53          27          57
TEMP             59 61 71 76 67 53 46 42 36 39 49 53 47 36 31 29 28 39 53 57 50
DEWPT            57 52 36 36 36 34 37 33 25 24 23 21 19 19 20 19 19 20 20 19 19
MIN/MAX RH                   23          73          28          71          22
RH               93 72 28 23 32 48 71 70 64 54 36 28 32 50 63 66 68 46 27 22 29
WIND DIR          S SW SW SW SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD         14 18 23 24 11 14 20 16 13 14 16 16 10  6  3  4  5 12 13 14  9
WIND GUST                                         26                   25 25
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       82 66 73 67 71 68 82 51 15  2  4  3  3  2  3  4 10 11 12 20 26
POP 12HR                     20          40           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC IS
TSTMS                        IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  6  6  5  5  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 12 27 48 13<10 14 12<10<10 45 74<10<10<10<10<10<10 45 85 55
T WIND DIR        S SW SW SW SW NW NW NW  W NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       28 33 35 46 23 28 33 28 23 23 26 27 18 13  8  9 11 21 24 28 24
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX PR PR GD GD PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX
RED FLAG                W  W


DATE               FRI 03/03/17  SAT 03/04/17  SUN 03/05/17  MON 03/06/17
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    61      41    68      47    73      47    66
TEMP          34   28 54 57 46   41 62 62 50   47 66 66 50   47 62 58
DEWPT         20   19 22 26 29   31 36 41 44   46 49 45 46   39 31 27
RH            56   68 28 30 51   67 38 46 80   96 54 47 86   74 31 30
PWIND DIR          NE     S       S     S       S     S      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     15>   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      10     5      20     5
RAIN                                                          S

$$

KSZ024-282200-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
416 AM CST TUE FEB 28 2017

DATE             TUE 02/28/17            WED 03/01/17            THU 03/02/17
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                      69          34          51          27          53
TEMP             56 56 65 69 61 48 42 39 34 36 46 51 47 34 29 28 27 35 48 53 47
DEWPT            54 50 36 34 34 40 35 32 27 27 25 22 19 19 19 19 18 21 21 17 17
MIN/MAX RH                   27          76          30          70          24
RH               93 80 34 27 36 74 76 76 75 69 43 32 32 54 66 68 68 56 34 24 30
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD         10  8 14 17  9 14 17 13 14 12 14 16 10  6  4  4  6 12 13 14 10
WIND GUST                                                                 25
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 OV OV B2 FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       76 77 80 69 81 94 96 71 18  7  8 13  5  2  3  7  9 19 20 23 23
POP 12HR                     10          40           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.20           0           0           0
RAIN                                   S
RAIN SHWRS                      SC SC
SNOW                                   S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  6  6  5  5  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  6  6  4  4
MIX HGT          10<10 27 66 24 11 16<10<10<10 35 78 25<10<10<10<10<10 38 82 63
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW SW NW  N NW NW  W NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  W  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       20 17 25 33 19 23 31 26 27 23 25 28 21 14  9 11 17 20 25 33 29
SMOKE DISP       FR PR GD EX FR FR GD FR PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX


DATE               FRI 03/03/17  SAT 03/04/17  SUN 03/05/17  MON 03/06/17
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    59      40    67      47    72      45    63
TEMP          31   26 49 55 46   40 60 63 51   47 65 68 52   45 58 57
DEWPT         17   18 20 26 27   29 35 39 42   45 46 43 43   38 29 25
RH            56   71 31 32 47   64 39 41 71   93 50 40 71   76 33 29
PWIND DIR          NE     S       S    SW      SW     S      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW SC FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5      20     5
RAIN                                                          S

$$

KSZ012-282200-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
416 AM CST TUE FEB 28 2017

DATE             TUE 02/28/17            WED 03/01/17            THU 03/02/17
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                      67          33          50          26          52
TEMP             55 55 63 67 59 46 41 39 33 35 44 50 45 34 29 27 27 36 47 52 46
DEWPT            53 49 39 35 36 38 34 33 29 27 26 24 21 19 19 19 19 22 22 18 17
MIN/MAX RH                   29          85          34          72          26
RH               93 80 41 30 42 73 76 79 85 72 49 36 38 54 66 71 71 56 37 26 31
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  W NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD         11 10 11 14 11 14 17 13 14 12 13 16 10  5  3  4  6 11 13 16  9
WIND GUST                                                           23 25 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       77 78 84 70 84 93 96 74 25 11 11 25  6  2  3  5  9 18 19 20 20
POP 12HR                     10          50           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.12           0           0           0
RAIN                                   S
RAIN SHWRS                      SC SC
SNOW                                   S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  6  6  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          11<10 25 34 24 12 19<10<10 11 36 77 12<10<10<10<10<10 42 86 64
T WIND DIR        S SW SW SW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       21 18 21 23 19 25 32 25 27 20 25 28 19 12  8 11 16 19 27 35 32
SMOKE DISP       FR PR GD GD FR FR GD FR PR FR EX EX FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX


DATE               FRI 03/03/17  SAT 03/04/17  SUN 03/05/17  MON 03/06/17
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    58      38    67      45    70      44    62
TEMP          29   26 48 55 43   38 60 63 51   45 65 66 49   44 58 56
DEWPT         18   18 21 27 28   29 36 39 42   43 47 45 43   38 31 27
RH            63   71 34 34 55   70 41 41 71   93 52 47 80   79 36 32
PWIND DIR           N     S       S    SW      SW     S      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW SC FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0    10      10     5

$$

KSZ012-282200-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
416 AM CST TUE FEB 28 2017

DATE             TUE 02/28/17            WED 03/01/17            THU 03/02/17
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                      66          34          49          27          51
TEMP             55 55 62 66 57 45 41 39 34 34 43 49 43 34 29 27 27 34 46 51 45
DEWPT            52 49 42 37 38 37 34 33 30 28 27 26 22 21 20 20 19 23 22 19 19
MIN/MAX RH                   34          85          39          74          28
RH               90 80 48 34 49 73 76 79 85 78 53 40 43 58 69 74 71 64 38 28 35
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD         13 10  9 13 12 16 17 13 13 14 16 17 11  6  6  6  9 13 16 18 11
WIND GUST                                                              27 28
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW SC FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       80 77 86 75 90 92 96 82 42 16 14 34  6  2  3  4 11 15 17 18 16
POP 12HR                     10          50           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.08           0           0           0
RAIN                                   S
RAIN SHWRS                      SC SC
SNOW                                   S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  6  6  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 12 26 39 26 13 15<10<10 15 37 75<10<10<10<10<10<10 42 84 63
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW SW NW NW NW NW  W NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       25 18 18 19 20 25 31 24 21 25 28 31 21 13 12 13 18 23 31 39 34
SMOKE DISP       FR FR GD GD FR FR GD FR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX


DATE               FRI 03/03/17  SAT 03/04/17  SUN 03/05/17  MON 03/06/17
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    57      38    67      45    70      44    61
TEMP          28   25 48 54 42   38 60 63 51   45 64 66 48   44 55 55
DEWPT         19   19 22 27 29   30 36 39 41   43 47 45 44   39 32 28
RH            68   78 35 35 60   73 41 41 68   93 54 47 86   82 41 35
PWIND DIR           N     S       S    SW      SW     S      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW SC FW   SC B1 SC SC   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5    20      10     5
RAIN                                               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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