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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
500 AM CST MON JAN 22 2018

KSZ058-222215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
500 AM CST MON JAN 22 2018

DATE             MON 01/22/18            TUE 01/23/18            WED 01/24/18
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                      39          25          45          24          51
TEMP             37 37 38 39 36 34 32 30 27 27 38 45 37 31 28 26 24 29 44 51 40
DEWPT            34 34 32 31 30 27 26 25 23 23 25 26 26 25 25 26 24 25 27 27 27
MIN/MAX RH                   73          90          48          99          39
RH               89 89 79 73 79 75 78 81 85 85 59 47 64 78 88100100 85 51 39 59
WIND DIR         SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  S
WIND SPD         10 14 25 26 21 18 16 13 11  9  9 10  5  6  6  6  5  5  5  8  8
WIND GUST                       29 28
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       82 97 98 98 93 79 41 13  6 11 14  5 14  6  8  7  9  6  5  5 13
POP 12HR                     50          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.08           0           0           0           0
RAIN              S  C  C  C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 11 33 46 35<10<10<10<10<10 12 20<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 22<10
T WIND DIR       SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S
T WIND SPD       17 21 35 44 48 34 27 20 18 14 12 14 11 13 13 13  9  8  8 14 16
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD PR


DATE               THU 01/25/18  FRI 01/26/18  SAT 01/27/18  SUN 01/28/18
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       32    58      39    55      33    47      24    41
TEMP          32   32 51 48 40   39 49 48 39   35 43 40 30   24 35 34
DEWPT         26   24 27 26 28   33 38 36 32   29 26 22 20   17 18 18
RH            78   72 39 42 62   79 66 63 76   78 51 48 66   74 49 51
PWIND DIR           S     S       S    SW       W    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 B1   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0    10      30     5       5     0
RAIN SHWRS                                SC

$$

KSZ024-222215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
500 AM CST MON JAN 22 2018

DATE             MON 01/22/18            TUE 01/23/18            WED 01/24/18
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                      41          24          40          23          48
TEMP             40 38 39 37 34 32 31 28 26 25 34 40 34 30 28 25 23 27 41 48 40
DEWPT            38 34 32 30 27 26 25 23 22 21 24 26 25 25 24 24 22 23 26 28 26
MIN/MAX RH                   72          89          57          98          46
RH               92 85 76 75 75 78 78 81 85 84 66 57 69 81 85 96 96 85 55 46 57
WIND DIR          W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  S
WIND SPD          8 12 18 24 21 18 16 12 11  9  9  9  6  6  6  6  5  5  6  8  6
WIND GUST                       31 31 25
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       90 96 98 97 96 89 62 33 15 18 21 16 26 14 18 14 13  9  9  6 17
POP 12HR                     80          40           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.12           0           0           0           0
RAIN              C  C  D  D
SNOW                       L  C  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT          14 17 33 37 25 15 11<10<10<10 10 13<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 15<10
T WIND DIR        W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W NW  W NW  W  W SW  S  S
T WIND SPD       17 19 27 40 44 36 31 24 19 13 12 12 13 14 12 11 10  9 10 13 16
SMOKE DISP       FR FR EX EX EX GD GD FR FR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR


DATE               THU 01/25/18  FRI 01/26/18  SAT 01/27/18  SUN 01/28/18
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       29    57      38    55      30    44      22    37
TEMP          30   29 49 49 41   38 51 48 39   32 40 38 27   22 32 32
DEWPT         25   24 27 27 27   31 37 33 30   27 24 22 19   16 17 16
RH            81   81 42 42 57   76 59 56 70   81 52 52 71   77 53 51
PWIND DIR           S     S       S    SW       W    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0    10      20     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS                                IS

$$

KSZ012-222215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
500 AM CST MON JAN 22 2018

DATE             MON 01/22/18            TUE 01/23/18            WED 01/24/18
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                      41          24          39          23          46
TEMP             41 38 40 36 33 31 30 27 26 25 35 39 34 29 28 24 23 26 40 46 39
DEWPT            39 36 34 31 29 27 25 22 22 21 24 26 25 26 25 24 23 24 27 29 26
MIN/MAX RH                   77          89          58         100          50
RH               92 92 79 82 85 85 81 81 85 84 64 59 69 88 88100100 92 59 51 59
WIND DIR          W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  S
WIND SPD          6 12 16 23 25 18 16 13 11  9  9  9  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  8  5
WIND GUST                       31 32 25
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       90 95 98 97 97 93 73 46 23 21 25 21 33 19 22 14 12 11  9  6 21
POP 12HR                     80          60           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN              C  C  D  D
SNOW                       C  L  C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT          14 17 34 32 26 18 17 14 11<10 14 16<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 16<10
T WIND DIR        W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW  W  W  W SW SW  S
T WIND SPD       12 19 24 37 47 39 34 26 20 16 12 12 11 11 11 10  9  9  9 14 14
SMOKE DISP       FR FR EX EX EX EX GD GD FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR


DATE               THU 01/25/18  FRI 01/26/18  SAT 01/27/18  SUN 01/28/18
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       28    55      37    55      30    43      21    36
TEMP          30   28 48 47 40   37 52 46 36   32 40 36 27   21 33 30
DEWPT         26   24 28 28 27   30 37 33 30   27 25 22 19   16 17 16
RH            85   85 46 47 59   75 56 60 79   81 55 56 71   81 51 55
PWIND DIR           S     S       S    SW       W    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      20     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS                                IS

$$

KSZ012-222215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
500 AM CST MON JAN 22 2018

DATE             MON 01/22/18            TUE 01/23/18            WED 01/24/18
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                      40          24          38          23          46
TEMP             41 38 39 36 34 32 31 27 26 25 33 38 31 29 27 24 23 26 40 46 36
DEWPT            39 36 35 33 30 28 25 22 22 21 24 25 25 26 25 24 23 25 27 29 27
MIN/MAX RH                   81          90          60         100          51
RH               92 92 85 89 85 85 78 81 85 84 69 59 78 88 92100100 96 59 51 69
WIND DIR          W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S
WIND SPD          8 11 13 19 24 23 20 16 13 10  9 10  6  6  6  6  6  5  6  8  6
WIND GUST                       33 32 27 24
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       89 93 98 98 98 95 82 58 35 28 29 27 40 27 27 18 14 13 10  6 24
POP 12HR                     90          70           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN              C  L  L  D  S
SNOW                       C  L  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  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 17 29 25 28 24 22 16 16 12 16 16<10<10 10<10<10<10<10 15<10
T WIND DIR       NW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  S
T WIND SPD       14 18 20 34 47 43 37 29 25 18 13 14 13 13 13 13 12 10  9 13 14
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX EX EX EX GD GD FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR


DATE               THU 01/25/18  FRI 01/26/18  SAT 01/27/18  SUN 01/28/18
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       28    55      37    55      30    43      21    34
TEMP          31   28 48 46 40   37 51 45 37   32 40 35 28   22 31 28
DEWPT         26   23 28 28 28   30 37 34 30   26 25 22 19   16 16 15
RH            81   81 46 49 62   75 59 65 75   78 55 59 68   77 53 58
PWIND DIR           S     S       S    SW       W    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      10     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS                                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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