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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
424 AM CST SUN FEB 26 2017

KSZ058-262215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
424 AM CST SUN FEB 26 2017

DATE             SUN 02/26/17            MON 02/27/17            TUE 02/28/17
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                      52          31          60          45          69
TEMP             32 36 46 52 48 39 35 33 31 41 56 60 56 48 46 46 45 52 65 69 61
DEWPT            23 24 25 26 27 28 30 30 28 34 39 41 42 44 44 44 44 40 39 37 37
MIN/MAX RH                   36          93          49          96          31
RH               69 61 43 36 44 64 82 89 88 76 53 49 59 86 93 93 96 63 38 31 41
WIND DIR          S  S SW SW SW SE  S  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD          5  9 11  9  4  4  3  4  4  8 11 11  8  8  9 11 10 11 11 11  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       94 86 62 46 49 36 21 22 33 55 55 71 79 57 55 54 69 58 73 61 72
POP 12HR                     30           5          20          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
RAIN                 C                          S  S                          C
SNOW              C  C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 34 46<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 40 17<10<10<10<10<10 17 36<10
T WIND DIR        S  S SW SW SW SE SE  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W
T WIND SPD        8 13 24 14  8  5  3  8  9 13 18 17 17 18 18 21 19 18 17 31 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR


DATE               WED 03/01/17  THU 03/02/17  FRI 03/03/17  SAT 03/04/17
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       34    51      27    57      28    57      38    66
TEMP          43   34 46 47 32   27 51 50 34   28 50 51 41   39 61 60
DEWPT         37   30 25 20 19   20 19 21 21   20 20 25 28   30 33 35
RH            79   85 43 34 58   74 28 31 58   71 30 36 59   70 35 39
PWIND DIR           N    NW      NW     W       N    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B2 B1 FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           40    10       0     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN           C    C
SNOW                C

$$

KSZ024-262215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
424 AM CST SUN FEB 26 2017

DATE             SUN 02/26/17            MON 02/27/17            TUE 02/28/17
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                      52          29          58          43          62
TEMP             31 36 47 52 46 38 31 30 30 38 54 58 55 48 44 43 44 48 58 62 56
DEWPT            18 27 24 25 27 24 25 24 25 30 34 36 38 42 42 42 42 37 38 36 36
MIN/MAX RH                   34          86          42          95          38
RH               58 69 40 35 47 57 78 78 81 73 46 44 53 80 93 96 93 65 47 38 47
WIND DIR         SW  S SW  W  W NW  N NE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW
WIND SPD          5  8  9  8  3  3  2  2  3  5 10 11  8  6  8  8  8  9  9  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       87 69 35 27 21 11 20 23 22 35 44 71 79 73 62 61 70 52 74 65 76
POP 12HR                     20           0          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN                 S                          S  S  S  S                    L
SNOW                 S
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  5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4  3  3  5  5  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 44 47 12<10<10<10<10<10 24 32<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 25 12
T WIND DIR       SW  S SW SW  W NW  N NE  E SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW  W SW NW
T WIND SPD       11 14 20 11  6  5  3  4  6 11 18 16 16 13 14 14 16 16 12 10  9
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE               WED 03/01/17  THU 03/02/17  FRI 03/03/17  SAT 03/04/17
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       34    47      26    54      26    54      37    65
TEMP          42   35 43 44 31   27 47 47 33   26 47 49 41   38 59 61
DEWPT         34   29 25 21 19   18 22 20 19   18 19 23 26   28 32 34
RH            73   78 49 39 61   68 37 34 56   71 32 36 55   67 36 36
PWIND DIR           N    NW       W     W       N    SE       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B1 SC FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           60    10       0     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN           L    L
SNOW                L

$$

KSZ012-262215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
424 AM CST SUN FEB 26 2017

DATE             SUN 02/26/17            MON 02/27/17            TUE 02/28/17
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          26          57          42          61
TEMP             30 37 47 51 45 37 30 27 27 35 52 57 53 45 42 42 42 46 57 61 56
DEWPT            20 26 27 27 27 25 24 22 22 29 34 36 37 42 41 41 41 39 40 39 37
MIN/MAX RH                   38          85          45          98          43
RH               66 64 45 39 49 61 78 81 81 78 50 45 54 89 96 96 96 76 53 44 49
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  W  W  W  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW
WIND SPD          6 10  9  9  4  3  2  2  2  4  9 10  6  4  6  5  8  8  8  8  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       81 66 33 23 20 11 23 27 22 31 45 71 79 80 65 62 72 52 74 70 77
POP 12HR                     10           0          10          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN                                                  S  S                    L
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  5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  6  6  6  6
MIX HGT         <10<10 38 41 12<10<10<10<10<10 23 34<10<10<10<10<10 11 17 19 16
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW SW  W  W SE SE  E SE  S SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  W SW NW
T WIND SPD       12 14 21 12  5  5  2  2  4  5 16 16 13 10 13 11 14 13 11 11  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR


DATE               WED 03/01/17  THU 03/02/17  FRI 03/03/17  SAT 03/04/17
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       33    47      26    52      25    53      35    65
TEMP          41   34 41 43 29   27 47 47 31   25 45 48 37   36 58 60
DEWPT         33   29 26 21 19   18 23 21 19   18 20 24 27   28 33 34
RH            73   82 55 41 66   68 38 35 61   74 36 39 67   72 39 37
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W     W       N    SE       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   OV B1 SC FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           60    10       0     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN           L    L
SNOW                L

$$

KSZ012-262215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
424 AM CST SUN FEB 26 2017

DATE             SUN 02/26/17            MON 02/27/17            TUE 02/28/17
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          26          57          41          61
TEMP             32 37 46 51 45 36 29 28 27 34 50 57 52 44 41 41 43 46 56 61 55
DEWPT            21 26 28 27 27 26 25 23 23 28 34 36 38 41 41 41 41 40 41 39 38
MIN/MAX RH                   39          90          45         100          44
RH               63 64 49 39 49 67 85 81 85 78 54 45 59 89100100 93 79 57 44 53
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  W NW  W  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W  W NW
WIND SPD         10 11 10  9  4  3  3  2  2  5  9 11  6  6  9  8  9  9  9  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       75 65 35 22 21 12 24 29 23 32 45 68 79 82 69 62 75 54 75 75 79
POP 12HR                      5           0          10          30           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN                                                  C  C                    L
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  6  6  6  6
MIX HGT         <10<10 29 32 12<10<10<10<10<10 18 34<10<10<10<10<10 12 19 23 20
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW  W  W  W SW  S  E SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W  W NW
T WIND SPD       17 18 23 13  5  6  4  2  3  6 12 16 12 11 16 14 17 13 12 11  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR


DATE               WED 03/01/17  THU 03/02/17  FRI 03/03/17  SAT 03/04/17
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       33    46      26    51      24    52      35    64
TEMP          41   34 40 41 29   26 46 45 29   24 43 47 35   35 57 58
DEWPT         33   30 27 22 21   19 25 21 20   18 20 24 27   28 34 35
RH            73   85 59 46 72   74 43 38 69   77 39 40 72   75 42 42
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W     W       N    SE       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2   OV B1 SC FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           70    10       0     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN           L    L
SNOW                L

$$


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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