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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
437 AM CDT WED AUG 23 2017

KSZ058-232215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
437 AM CDT WED AUG 23 2017

DATE             WED 08/23/17            THU 08/24/17            FRI 08/25/17
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                      81          58          83          61          82
TEMP             57 71 78 81 78 67 63 60 58 71 81 83 80 70 67 64 62 73 80 82 79
DEWPT            55 57 55 56 58 58 58 56 55 58 58 59 61 62 60 59 58 60 60 61 62
MIN/MAX RH                   42          91          44          91          49
RH               93 61 45 42 50 73 84 87 90 63 46 44 52 76 78 84 87 64 51 49 56
WIND DIR         NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE
WIND SPD          2  5  5  6  5  4  3  3  4  6  8  9  6  5  5  5  5  8 10  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)        5  3  3  3  2  2  8  7 14 14 12 29 36 40 62 43 53 33 56 52 62
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
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  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 31 44 44 29<10<10<10<10 16 33 35 27<10<10<10<10 20 42 42 31
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE
T WIND SPD       10 11  8  6  6  8  6  5  8 14 14 13 13  9 10  9 10 17 17 13 16
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX GD GD


DATE          SAT 08/26/17 SUN 08/27/17 MON 08/28/17 TUE 08/29/17
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       61      83      62      83      62      82      61      82
TEMP          66 62 80 80 67 64 81 79 67 63 80 78 66 62 80 79
DEWPT         61 59 63 65 63 61 65 65 63 61 63 63 61 60 63 62
RH            84 90 56 60 87 90 58 62 87 93 56 60 84 93 56 56
PWIND DIR          SE      SE      SE       E       E       N      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10       5       5      30      30      10       0       5
RAIN SHWRS                      IS SC SC
TSTMS                              IS IS

$$

KSZ024-232215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
437 AM CDT WED AUG 23 2017

DATE             WED 08/23/17            THU 08/24/17            FRI 08/25/17
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                      81          59          82          62          81
TEMP             57 70 78 81 78 68 64 61 59 71 80 82 79 69 67 63 63 72 80 81 79
DEWPT            52 54 54 53 56 58 58 57 55 58 57 58 60 61 60 59 58 61 61 60 61
MIN/MAX RH                   38          93          44          89          48
RH               83 57 43 38 47 70 81 87 87 63 45 44 52 76 78 87 84 68 52 49 54
WIND DIR         NE SE SE  E SE SE  S  S SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD          2  3  3  4  5  4  3  3  4  6  9 10  8  6  6  4  5  9 11 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)        3  4  5  5  3  8 14  9 19 15 18 27 39 41 69 54 62 39 60 53 64
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
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  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 27 43 49 34<10<10<10<10 16 31 29 24<10<10<10<10 11 41 39 32
T WIND DIR       NE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD        5  5  4  3  4  8  8  6  8 16 17 16 18 12 12 10 11 18 19 17 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX GD GD


DATE          SAT 08/26/17 SUN 08/27/17 MON 08/28/17 TUE 08/29/17
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       62      83      63      82      61      81      60      82
TEMP          66 62 79 80 68 64 79 79 66 62 78 78 65 62 79 79
DEWPT         61 59 63 63 62 62 64 64 62 61 62 61 60 59 61 61
RH            84 90 58 56 81 93 60 60 87 97 58 56 84 90 54 54
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S      SE       N       N      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC FW
POP 12HR           10       5      30      30      20      10       5       5
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                        IS    IS IS

$$

KSZ012-232215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
437 AM CDT WED AUG 23 2017

DATE             WED 08/23/17            THU 08/24/17            FRI 08/25/17
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                      81          59          82          61          81
TEMP             53 70 78 81 78 68 64 61 59 71 80 82 78 70 66 64 62 73 79 81 78
DEWPT            52 56 55 55 58 59 58 57 55 59 58 59 61 62 60 59 58 61 61 62 62
MIN/MAX RH                   40          92          44          90          52
RH               96 61 45 41 50 73 81 87 87 66 47 46 56 76 81 84 87 66 54 53 58
WIND DIR         NW  S SE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          1  2  2  3  4  3  2  2  2  5  8  9  6  5  4  4  4  8 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)        4  5  6  5  4  7 19 14 25 21 20 26 36 38 69 55 61 41 62 59 65
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
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  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 30 50 57<10<10<10<10<10 19 34 32 24<10<10<10<10 14 43 42 30
T WIND DIR       NW  S  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD        2  3  2  1  6  6  5  6  5 16 18 17 17  9  9  8  9 17 20 17 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          SAT 08/26/17 SUN 08/27/17 MON 08/28/17 TUE 08/29/17
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       61      82      62      81      60      80      59      81
TEMP          65 62 80 79 68 63 79 78 65 62 78 77 64 61 79 77
DEWPT         61 58 63 64 62 61 65 65 62 60 63 62 60 59 62 62
RH            87 87 56 60 81 93 62 64 90 93 60 60 87 93 56 60
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S      SE       N       N       N      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC FW
POP 12HR           10       5      40      30      20      10       5       5
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                        IS    IS IS

$$

KSZ012-232215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
437 AM CDT WED AUG 23 2017

DATE             WED 08/23/17            THU 08/24/17            FRI 08/25/17
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                      81          58          82          61          82
TEMP             51 69 78 81 78 67 63 60 58 71 80 82 79 68 65 62 62 73 81 81 79
DEWPT            51 57 55 56 59 58 57 56 55 59 58 59 61 61 60 59 58 61 61 62 62
MIN/MAX RH                   42          90          44          91          51
RH              100 66 45 42 52 73 81 87 90 66 47 46 54 78 84 90 87 66 51 53 56
WIND DIR          W SW  S  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          2  1  2  3  3  3  3  2  3  6  9  9  6  5  5  4  4  9 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)        6  5  5  5  5  7 24 24 30 24 23 27 36 37 67 56 61 43 64 64 66
POP 12HR                      0           5           0           5           5
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  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 29 53 60<10<10<10<10<10 14 36 35 25<10<10<10<10 16 44 40 32
T WIND DIR        W SW  E  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD        6  1  2  1  5  9  9  9  9 14 18 17 18 12 12 11 11 18 20 17 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          SAT 08/26/17 SUN 08/27/17 MON 08/28/17 TUE 08/29/17
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       61      82      61      81      60      80      59      81
TEMP          66 62 80 79 66 62 79 78 65 62 78 77 64 61 79 77
DEWPT         61 59 63 64 62 61 65 64 62 60 62 62 60 58 62 62
RH            84 90 56 60 87 97 62 62 90 93 58 60 87 90 56 60
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       N       N      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC FW
POP 12HR           10      10      40      30      20      10       5       5
RAIN SHWRS                SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                        IS    IS 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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