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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
432 AM CST TUE DEC 12 2017

KSZ058-122230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
432 AM CST TUE DEC 12 2017

DATE             TUE 12/12/17            WED 12/13/17            THU 12/14/17
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                      47          31          58          29          45
TEMP             26 29 41 47 39 33 32 31 32 40 55 57 47 39 34 31 29 32 42 45 39
DEWPT            22 21 24 27 27 27 27 26 24 24 26 27 28 28 28 26 25 26 26 26 27
MIN/MAX RH                   46          83          29          85          47
RH               85 72 50 45 62 78 81 81 72 52 32 31 47 64 78 81 85 78 53 47 62
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD          6  8 10 10  5  5  6  8  9 13 23 23 14  8  8  6  5  5  8 10  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       15 15 15  0  0  0  0  0  4  7 10  5  7 11 42 32 60 51 69 66 79
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
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  5  5  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 27 33<10<10<10<10<10<10 23 42<10<10<10<10<10<10 37 37<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW SW SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW  N  N NW NW NW  W  W
T WIND SPD       13 14 17 17  9 10 10 16 18 26 37 34 25 12 11 11  9  8 14 13  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE               FRI 12/15/17  SAT 12/16/17  SUN 12/17/17  MON 12/18/17
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    49      32    59      32    50      32    57
TEMP          32   26 46 46 37   34 57 54 43   32 49 44 37   34 56 49
DEWPT         26   23 22 23 23   24 27 28 28   27 27 24 23   23 26 27
RH            78   88 38 40 56   66 31 36 55   81 42 45 56   64 31 42
PWIND DIR          NW     W       S     S       W    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10     0       0     0       5     5       0     0

$$

KSZ024-122230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
432 AM CST TUE DEC 12 2017

DATE             TUE 12/12/17            WED 12/13/17            THU 12/14/17
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                      45          31          55          28          43
TEMP             25 27 39 45 40 33 31 31 32 40 53 54 45 37 33 30 28 32 39 43 38
DEWPT            19 18 24 27 27 26 25 23 23 24 26 27 28 28 25 25 24 25 25 25 27
MIN/MAX RH                   49          77          33          85          48
RH               78 68 54 49 59 75 78 72 69 52 35 35 51 70 72 81 85 75 57 49 64
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W
WIND SPD          6  6  9 10  4  4  5  6 10 14 24 24 17 10  9  6  5  5  8 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       15 15 33  0  0  0  1 15  6 15  8  6 18 25 48 39 62 57 78 84 83
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN                                                                    S  S  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 27 30<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 41<10 36<10 20 14 24 32 35 17
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W NW
T WIND SPD       13 12 14 16  8  9 10 14 19 28 37 37 31 28 18 17 12 12 13 13  9
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR EX FR GD FR FR GD GD PR


DATE               FRI 12/15/17  SAT 12/16/17  SUN 12/17/17  MON 12/18/17
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    48      30    56      31    49      32    55
TEMP          31   25 45 46 37   32 54 51 40   31 48 44 37   34 53 49
DEWPT         25   23 21 21 21   23 26 27 27   27 25 23 22   22 25 25
RH            78   92 38 37 52   69 34 39 59   85 40 43 54   61 33 39
PWIND DIR          NW     W      SW    SW      NW    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   SC SC SC FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20     0       0     0       5     5       0     0
RAIN           S
SNOW           S

$$

KSZ012-122230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
432 AM CST TUE DEC 12 2017

DATE             TUE 12/12/17            WED 12/13/17            THU 12/14/17
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                      44          30          53          27          42
TEMP             23 26 38 44 37 31 32 31 31 40 51 52 42 36 32 29 27 32 39 42 36
DEWPT            17 17 24 29 28 26 26 22 23 25 27 28 29 27 25 25 25 26 26 26 28
MIN/MAX RH                   53          81          36          91          54
RH               77 68 57 55 70 81 78 69 72 55 39 39 60 69 75 85 92 78 59 53 72
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W
WIND SPD          6  6  9  9  4  4  5  6  9 16 24 25 18 11  9  6  5  5  8 10  8
WIND GUST                                      34
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV B2
CLOUDS (%)       15 15 25  0  0  2  0  0  8 21 11  8 25 30 50 43 64 61 83 88 84
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           0          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN                                                                    C  C  S
SNOW                                                                          S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 28 30<10<10<10<10<10<10 29 41 16 42 35 36<10 21 34 36<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W
T WIND SPD       13 12 16 14  8  8 11 13 18 31 42 40 33 31 24 19  8 10 12 13  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX GD EX EX EX PR FR GD GD PR


DATE               FRI 12/15/17  SAT 12/16/17  SUN 12/17/17  MON 12/18/17
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       24    47      29    54      30    48      30    54
TEMP          30   24 44 44 35   31 52 48 37   31 47 41 35   32 53 47
DEWPT         26   22 23 22 22   23 27 28 27   27 27 24 23   23 27 26
RH            85   92 43 41 59   72 38 46 67   85 45 50 61   69 36 43
PWIND DIR          NW     W      SW    SW      NW    NW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   SC SC SC FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20     0       0     0       5     5       0     0
RAIN           S
SNOW           S

$$

KSZ012-122230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
432 AM CST TUE DEC 12 2017

DATE             TUE 12/12/17            WED 12/13/17            THU 12/14/17
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                      44          31          52          28          41
TEMP             22 24 37 44 37 32 32 32 32 38 50 51 41 35 32 29 28 30 37 41 35
DEWPT            17 17 22 27 27 26 25 23 23 26 28 29 29 27 26 25 24 26 26 27 27
MIN/MAX RH                   49          79          39          89          57
RH               81 74 54 51 67 78 75 69 69 62 42 42 62 72 78 85 85 85 64 57 72
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W
WIND SPD          8  8 10  9  6  6  9 10 11 16 25 26 19 13 11  9  6  5  8  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW SC FW FW SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B2 OV B2
CLOUDS (%)       15 15 23  0  0  0  0  0 11 27 15 12 36 35 53 45 65 67 85 89 85
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           0          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN                                                                    C  C  S
SNOW                                                                          S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 28 30<10<10<10<10<10<10 30 41 13 24 29 28<10 24 33 36<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW  W NW  W
T WIND SPD       14 14 18 16 12 14 14 19 20 28 43 40 31 29 25 19 12 11 11 13  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX GD EX EX GD PR FR GD GD PR


DATE               FRI 12/15/17  SAT 12/16/17  SUN 12/17/17  MON 12/18/17
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       24    46      29    53      30    47      31    54
TEMP          30   24 43 43 36   30 52 46 37   31 46 41 35   33 53 47
DEWPT         26   23 24 22 22   23 27 28 28   27 27 24 23   24 27 26
RH            85   96 47 43 56   75 38 49 70   85 47 50 61   69 36 43
PWIND DIR          NW     W      SW    SW      NW    NW      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   SC SC SC SC   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW SC
POP 12HR           20     0       0     0      10     5       0     0
RAIN           S
SNOW           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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