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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
413 AM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

KSZ058-182215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
413 AM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

DATE             SAT 11/18/17            SUN 11/19/17            MON 11/20/17
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                      53          29          56          37          62
TEMP             49 42 48 53 46 40 36 31 29 37 51 56 45 40 38 37 37 44 57 62 52
DEWPT            43 37 35 33 29 28 27 27 25 27 28 26 27 27 27 27 27 28 30 30 31
MIN/MAX RH                   45          85          32          67          30
RH               80 82 60 46 51 62 69 85 85 67 41 31 49 59 64 67 67 53 35 30 44
WIND DIR          N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         27 28 25 23 12  9  5  5  4  3  8 10  6  9 10 11 12 17 23 21 16
WIND GUST        41 40 39                                                 32
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B1 CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100100 60  2  0  1  1  1  1  1  0  0  3  4 16  8 26  9 14 13 21
POP 12HR                     50           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.05           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          14 18 27 50<10<10<10<10<10<10 35 38<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 33<10
T WIND DIR        N  N NW  N NW NW NW  W  W  W SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD       44 49 39 42 19 17 12 11  9  6 10 17 13 17 17 17 20 35 41 39 31
SMOKE DISP       GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR


DATE               TUE 11/21/17  WED 11/22/17  THU 11/23/17  FRI 11/24/17
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       37    53      24    44      31    56      37    60
TEMP          40   38 51 43 30   24 39 38 32   31 51 46 39   38 55 51
DEWPT         32   32 27 21 16   16 15 20 21   23 30 34 34   35 39 39
RH            73   79 39 41 55   71 37 48 63   72 44 63 82   89 55 63
PWIND DIR          SW     N       N    NE       S    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

KSZ024-182215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
413 AM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

DATE             SAT 11/18/17            SUN 11/19/17            MON 11/20/17
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                      51          28          55          37          59
TEMP             44 41 47 51 44 38 34 30 28 34 49 55 45 39 38 37 38 43 55 59 51
DEWPT            40 35 33 32 29 27 27 25 24 26 27 26 25 25 26 26 25 27 29 28 29
MIN/MAX RH                   47          85          33          65          30
RH               86 79 58 48 55 64 75 81 85 72 42 32 45 57 62 64 59 53 37 30 42
WIND DIR          N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S
WIND SPD         26 23 23 21 12  8  5  4  4  4  9  9  6  8  9  9 10 14 19 18 12
WIND GUST        39 34 35
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV SC CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 99 39  4  4  2  3  2  2  2  1  0  2  3 16  7 24 10 13 13 24
POP 12HR                     70           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.06           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          17 14 22 46<10<10<10<10<10<10 30 34<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 28<10
T WIND DIR        N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD       44 40 40 41 20 16 13 12 10  6 13 17 13 16 17 18 19 27 35 35 24
SMOKE DISP       EX GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE               TUE 11/21/17  WED 11/22/17  THU 11/23/17  FRI 11/24/17
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       37    49      22    43      30    54      37    60
TEMP          41   37 47 39 28   22 37 38 32   30 50 46 39   37 55 52
DEWPT         30   28 22 15 12   12 13 17 20   23 30 33 33   35 39 37
RH            65   70 37 37 50   65 37 42 61   75 46 60 79   92 55 56
PWIND DIR          SW     N       N     W       S     W      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

KSZ012-182215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
413 AM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

DATE             SAT 11/18/17            SUN 11/19/17            MON 11/20/17
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                      49          27          54          36          59
TEMP             43 41 46 49 43 37 33 30 27 35 49 54 43 38 36 36 36 43 54 59 51
DEWPT            40 35 33 32 29 28 26 25 24 26 27 27 26 26 26 26 26 27 29 29 30
MIN/MAX RH                   50          87          35          67          32
RH               89 79 60 52 57 70 75 81 88 69 42 35 51 62 67 67 67 53 38 32 44
WIND DIR          N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
WIND SPD         26 21 23 23 11  9  6  5  3  4  8 10  6  9 10  9 10 14 18 18 12
WIND GUST        39 34 35                                              28
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV SC CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 95 37  1  2  2  3  3  2  1  1  0  2  2 17  7 24 10 12 12 23
POP 12HR                     70           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.08           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          18 14 21 41<10<10<10<10<10<10 32 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 29<10
T WIND DIR        N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD       42 37 36 37 21 17 13 12  8  5 14 18 12 14 17 18 19 29 35 34 24
SMOKE DISP       EX GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR


DATE               TUE 11/21/17  WED 11/22/17  THU 11/23/17  FRI 11/24/17
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       37    48      21    42      29    54      36    59
TEMP          42   37 46 38 26   21 37 36 31   30 50 44 37   37 54 51
DEWPT         30   27 20 13 12   12 13 17 19   22 30 33 33   34 39 38
RH            62   67 35 35 55   68 37 45 61   72 46 65 85   89 57 61
PWIND DIR          SW     N       N     W       S     W      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

KSZ012-182215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
413 AM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

DATE             SAT 11/18/17            SUN 11/19/17            MON 11/20/17
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                      49          26          53          36          59
TEMP             43 41 46 49 41 37 33 30 26 35 48 53 43 38 38 37 36 43 54 59 51
DEWPT            40 34 32 31 29 28 26 25 24 26 28 28 27 26 27 26 26 28 30 29 30
MIN/MAX RH                   50          90          38          67          32
RH               89 76 58 50 62 70 75 81 92 69 46 38 53 62 64 64 67 55 40 32 44
WIND DIR          N NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
WIND SPD         25 21 23 24 12  9  6  5  5  4  9 11  8  9 11 11 11 14 19 19 12
WIND GUST        37 32 35
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV SC CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 97 41  1  1  2  2  4  2  1  1  1  1  1 17  7 25 10 12 12 22
POP 12HR                     80           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.09           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS        O IS
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  5  5  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          19 15 21 40<10<10<10<10<10<10 29 33<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 29<10
T WIND DIR        N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD       41 36 35 40 24 18 13 11 10  9 16 19 17 18 19 18 18 25 32 34 24
SMOKE DISP       EX GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR


DATE               TUE 11/21/17  WED 11/22/17  THU 11/23/17  FRI 11/24/17
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       37    47      21    41      29    53      35    58
TEMP          42   37 44 36 25   21 37 35 31   30 49 43 36   36 53 49
DEWPT         30   27 20 13 12   12 13 17 19   22 29 32 32   34 39 38
RH            62   67 38 38 57   68 37 47 61   72 46 65 85   92 59 66
PWIND DIR          SW     N       N     W       S    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     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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