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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1112 AM CST WED MAR 1 2017

KSZ058-021015-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
1112 AM CST WED MAR 1 2017

DATE           03/01/17      THU 03/02/17            FRI 03/03/17            SAT
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      25          57          27          62          41
TEMP          55 49 38 33 29 27 38 53 57 50 38 33 29 27 36 53 62 58 48 45 44 41
DEWPT         16 17 19 20 19 18 20 18 19 19 22 21 20 20 21 22 25 27 29 29 30 30
MAX/MIN RH                   71          21          75          24          66
RH            21 28 46 58 66 68 48 25 22 29 52 61 69 74 54 29 24 30 47 53 57 65
WIND DIR      NW NW NW NW  W SW  W  W NW NW  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      18 12  6  4  3  5 11 16 14  8  5  4  4  5 11 16 17 13 11 14 13 14
WIND GUST     28                                              29
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW
CLOUDS (%)     6  9  1  2  2  3  3  9 11 20 15  7 10 13 23 18 11 15  7  4  9 13
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           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
HAINES         5  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT       86 12<10<10<10<10<10 51 77<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 37<10
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW NW SW SW SW  W NW NW  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    28 20 13  8  6 11 19 29 26 16 11 10  9 11 21 23 27 23
SMOKE DISP    EX FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR
RED FLAG       W


DATE           03/04/17  SUN 03/05/17  MON 03/06/17  TUE 03/07/17  WED 03/08/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     67      49    73      50    70      37    66      37    66
TEMP          62 59 49   51 66 68 56   50 66 61 43   37 61 60 45   37 62 63
DEWPT         35 39 45   46 50 50 50   46 37 28 25   24 22 23 24   26 26 32
RH            36 47 86   83 56 52 80   86 34 28 49   59 22 24 43   64 25 31
PWIND DIR         S       S     S       S     W      NW     W      NW    SE
WIND CHAR       15>     15>   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR          0      10    10      10    20       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS                                   IS
TSTMS                                        IS

$$

KSZ024-021015-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
1112 AM CST WED MAR 1 2017

DATE           03/01/17      THU 03/02/17            FRI 03/03/17            SAT
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      25          53          26          58          38
TEMP          52 48 37 32 27 26 36 49 53 47 36 31 27 26 33 48 58 54 44 41 40 38
DEWPT         16 18 19 19 19 18 20 19 17 18 18 19 19 19 20 21 23 24 28 28 29 29
MAX/MIN RH                   74          24          76          26          70
RH            24 30 48 58 71 71 52 30 24 31 47 61 71 74 58 34 26 31 53 59 64 70
WIND DIR      NW NW NW NW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N NE  E SE SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD      17 12  6  4  3  6 12 14 14  8  6  4  4  5 10 14 14 10  6  9  9 10
WIND GUST     27
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW CL FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    18  5  0  2  5  5 11 13 20 20 15 13 22 30 40 34 19 20  7  4  9 10
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           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
HAINES         5  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT       94 60<10<10<10<10<10 28 59<10<10<10<10<10<10 20 33<10
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW NW  W SW  W NW NW NW  N NE  E SE SE SE  S  S
T WIND SPD    31 27 13 10  6 14 21 24 24 16 13 10  9 10 20 24 24 17
SMOKE DISP    EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE           03/04/17  SUN 03/05/17  MON 03/06/17  TUE 03/07/17  WED 03/08/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     68      48    72      50    67      37    62      36    63
TEMP          61 62 50   48 64 70 57   51 63 60 43   37 56 57 43   36 58 61
DEWPT         34 37 43   46 48 47 48   43 35 27 22   22 22 22 22   25 24 28
RH            36 39 77   93 56 44 72   74 35 28 43   54 26 25 43   64 27 28
PWIND DIR         S       S     S       S     W       W     W      NW    SE
WIND CHAR       15>     15>   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
POP 12HR          0       5     5      10    20       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS                                   IS
TSTMS                                        IS

$$

KSZ012-021015-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
1112 AM CST WED MAR 1 2017

DATE           03/01/17      THU 03/02/17            FRI 03/03/17            SAT
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      25          52          24          56          36
TEMP          52 46 35 30 28 27 35 49 52 46 35 30 25 24 32 46 55 53 41 39 38 37
DEWPT         17 19 20 19 20 19 22 18 16 16 18 19 19 19 20 21 23 24 28 28 29 29
MAX/MIN RH                   74          24          81          27          73
RH            25 34 54 63 71 71 59 29 24 29 49 63 78 81 61 37 29 32 59 64 70 72
WIND DIR      NW NW NW NW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  E SE SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD      18 12  5  3  3  6 11 13 14  8  5  3  3  4  9 13 13  9  5  8  8 10
WIND GUST                          24 25
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC FW FW FW CL FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    31  6  2  2  5  7 11 16 28 18 12 15 20 36 52 43 22 23  8  4  8 10
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           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
HAINES         5  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      102 53<10<10<10<10<10 39 62 24<10<10<10<10<10 22 29<10
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW  W SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  E SE SE SE  S SE
T WIND SPD    32 28 12  6  6 13 20 24 26 17 11  8  5  9 18 24 23 14
SMOKE DISP    EX EX PR PR PR PR PR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE           03/04/17  SUN 03/05/17  MON 03/06/17  TUE 03/07/17  WED 03/08/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     68      48    72      49    67      36    62      35    62
TEMP          61 63 50   48 65 69 56   49 63 60 43   36 56 57 42   36 57 59
DEWPT         35 38 43   45 48 47 48   42 36 27 22   23 23 23 21   24 24 27
RH            38 39 77   89 54 45 74   77 36 28 43   59 27 27 43   61 28 29
PWIND DIR         S       S     S       S     W       W     W      NW     S
WIND CHAR       15>     15>   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5    20       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS                                   IS
TSTMS                                        IS

$$

KSZ012-021015-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
1112 AM CST WED MAR 1 2017

DATE           03/01/17      THU 03/02/17            FRI 03/03/17            SAT
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      25          51          24          55          36
TEMP          50 44 35 31 29 27 35 47 51 44 34 28 25 24 31 44 54 51 41 36 36 37
DEWPT         19 21 22 20 20 20 22 18 16 16 19 19 19 19 21 20 22 24 28 29 28 29
MAX/MIN RH                   78          24          81          28          76
RH            29 39 59 63 69 74 59 31 24 32 54 68 78 81 66 38 28 34 59 75 72 72
WIND DIR      NW NW NW  W SW SW  W NW NW NW NW  N  E SE SE SE  S SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD      19 13  8  5  5  9 13 16 17 10  6  5  4  5 10 14 13 10  8  8  8  9
WIND GUST                          26 27
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC SC FW CL FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    39  8  2  2  2 11 10 22 30 17 10 17 18 39 59 52 28 27  9  4  7  8
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           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
HAINES         5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT       83 24<10<10<10<10<10 37 62 21<10<10<10<10<10 24 30<10
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW  W SW SW  W NW NW NW NW  N  E SE SE SE  S SE
T WIND SPD    33 27 16 11 10 17 23 26 28 20 13 11  9 12 19 25 23 18
SMOKE DISP    EX GD PR PR PR PR PR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE           03/04/17  SUN 03/05/17  MON 03/06/17  TUE 03/07/17  WED 03/08/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     68      48    72      48    66      36    62      35    61
TEMP          61 62 49   48 65 68 55   48 62 59 42   36 56 56 41   35 56 58
DEWPT         35 38 42   45 49 48 48   42 38 28 22   24 23 25 22   24 24 26
RH            38 41 77   89 56 49 77   80 41 30 44   61 27 30 46   64 29 29
PWIND DIR         S       S     S       S     W       W     W      NW    SE
WIND CHAR       15>     15>   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
POP 12HR          0       0     5      10    20       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS                                   IS
TSTMS                                        IS

$$


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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