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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
425 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

KSZ058-292215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
425 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

DATE             SAT 04/29/17            SUN 04/30/17            MON 05/01/17
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                      52          44          52          39          61
TEMP             47 46 50 52 50 47 47 46 44 50 51 52 48 44 42 40 40 46 53 60 59
DEWPT            45 46 48 49 49 47 47 45 44 44 43 41 39 38 37 36 36 37 39 39 40
MIN/MAX RH                   91         100          67          89          45
RH               93100 93 89 96100100 96100 80 74 66 71 79 82 85 85 71 59 46 49
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE  S  S  S  S  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD         19 20 19 19 16 16 13 11  9 16 16 18 18 17 18 18 19 21 27 25 13
WIND GUST                                                           33
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100 97 94 90 86 89 92 91 95 90 84 62 46 11 17
POP 12HR                    100          90          50          40           5
QPF 12HR                   1.03        0.89        0.12        0.01           0
RAIN                          D  D  D  L
RAIN SHWRS        ?  ?  ?  ?             SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT          13 15 16 16 21 14 15 13 17 19 30 54 53 39 28 26 22 36 49 50 34
T WIND DIR       NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE SE  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
T WIND SPD       33 40 37 37 32 33 31 25 11 17 19 27 31 27 28 29 34 40 42 40 27
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD GD GD GD GD FR FR FR GD EX EX EX EX EX EX EX EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 05/02/17 WED 05/03/17 THU 05/04/17 FRI 05/05/17
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       43      67      47      63      44      65      45      69
TEMP          47 44 63 63 52 47 61 61 49 44 61 62 48 46 64 67
DEWPT         40 40 45 46 47 46 46 44 42 41 43 44 42 41 45 46
RH            76 86 52 54 83 96 58 53 77 89 51 52 80 83 50 47
PWIND DIR           W       W      NE      NE       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0      10      50      30       5       5       0       0
RAIN SHWRS                SC SC SC IS

$$

KSZ024-292215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
425 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

DATE             SAT 04/29/17            SUN 04/30/17            MON 05/01/17
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                      46          43          51          39          59
TEMP             43 43 45 46 43 43 45 46 46 48 51 50 46 43 42 40 39 44 51 58 58
DEWPT            41 42 43 44 43 43 43 41 41 42 44 42 40 38 37 36 36 36 37 38 38
MIN/MAX RH                   91         100          75          90          45
RH               93 96 93 93100100 93 83 83 80 77 74 79 82 82 85 89 73 59 47 47
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD         18 23 23 21 20 18 16 13 11 13 12 13 13 10 13 16 18 21 25 25 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100 99 98 92 89 90 92 96 96 94 92 75 65 28 24
POP 12HR                    100          90          70          60          20
QPF 12HR                   0.81        0.68        0.29        0.08           0
RAIN                          D  D  D  D
RAIN SHWRS        ?  ?  ?  ?             NM NM SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
LAL               5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 11 13 18 19 19 18 20 18 15 33 29 31 30 18 21 17 36 53 52<10
T WIND DIR       NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE SE SE  S  S SW  W  W  W NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       35 36 46 40 39 34 33 29 27 24 14 13 28 23 19 24 29 36 40 42 27
SMOKE DISP       FR GD GD EX EX GD GD GD GD GD GD GD EX EX GD GD GD EX EX EX FR


DATE          TUE 05/02/17 WED 05/03/17 THU 05/04/17 FRI 05/05/17
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       42      67      47      63      44      65      45      68
TEMP          48 42 65 62 52 48 62 60 50 45 63 63 49 46 64 66
DEWPT         40 39 43 44 46 44 44 42 42 42 42 42 41 41 43 45
RH            74 89 45 52 80 86 52 51 74 89 46 46 74 83 46 47
PWIND DIR           W      NW      NE       N       N       N       N       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0      20      30      30       5       5       0       0
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC SC SC IS

$$

KSZ012-292215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
425 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

DATE             SAT 04/29/17            SUN 04/30/17            MON 05/01/17
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                      45          42          52          39          58
TEMP             42 42 43 45 42 42 42 43 45 47 52 50 47 43 41 40 39 44 49 56 57
DEWPT            40 41 42 42 42 42 42 40 41 42 44 43 40 38 38 36 36 37 37 38 37
MIN/MAX RH                   89         100          74          91          45
RH               93 96 96 89100100100 89 86 83 74 77 76 82 89 85 89 76 63 51 47
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD         17 21 21 24 20 18 17 14 11 13 13 14 14  8 12 16 18 21 25 26 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 SC FW
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100 99 98 94 89 89 89 95 95 96 93 80 74 41 25
POP 12HR                     90          90          70          60          20
QPF 12HR                   0.77        0.63        0.32        0.11           0
RAIN                          D  D  D  D
RAIN SHWRS        ?  ?  ?  ?             NM NM SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
LAL               5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 12 13 18 20 18 17 20 18 20 30 29 16 28 21 20 22 40 53 54 25
T WIND DIR       NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E SE SE  S SW  W  W  W NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       32 37 42 41 36 33 31 31 28 17 18 13 17 24 17 23 28 36 37 42 27
SMOKE DISP       FR GD GD EX EX GD GD GD GD GD GD GD FR GD GD GD GD EX EX EX GD


DATE          TUE 05/02/17 WED 05/03/17 THU 05/04/17 FRI 05/05/17
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       41      66      46      63      44      65      45      68
TEMP          47 42 64 62 51 47 62 60 50 44 63 63 49 46 64 65
DEWPT         40 38 43 43 45 43 44 42 42 41 42 41 41 41 43 45
RH            76 86 46 50 80 86 52 51 74 89 46 44 74 83 46 48
PWIND DIR           W      NW      NE       N       N       N       N      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5      20      30      30       5       5       0       0
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC SC SC IS

$$

KSZ012-292215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
425 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

DATE             SAT 04/29/17            SUN 04/30/17            MON 05/01/17
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                      45          42          53          39          56
TEMP             43 42 43 45 44 43 43 43 44 47 52 52 49 45 44 41 39 44 48 53 56
DEWPT            40 41 42 41 41 43 42 40 41 43 45 45 42 39 39 37 36 37 37 38 37
MIN/MAX RH                   88         100          74          89          49
RH               89 96 96 86 89100 96 89 89 86 77 77 77 79 82 85 89 76 65 57 49
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E SE SE  S NE  W  W  W  W  W NW  W
WIND SPD         16 19 21 24 20 18 14 13 12 12 14 16 14  8  9 14 17 23 26 27 16
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100100100100100100 99 98 96 91 90 85 93 94 96 94 82 80 54 28
POP 12HR                     90          90          80          60          30
QPF 12HR                   0.75        0.57        0.36        0.12           0
RAIN                          D  D  D  D
RAIN SHWRS       NM  ?  ?  ?              O  O SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS            IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
LAL               5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 17 21 19 19 19 20 26 29 32 23 29 30 23 21 40 52 54 33
T WIND DIR       NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE  S SW  W  W  W NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       25 31 37 36 33 31 27 31 28 11 21 16 18 19 18 20 28 35 37 44 31
SMOKE DISP       FR FR GD GD EX GD GD GD GD FR GD GD GD GD GD GD GD EX EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 05/02/17 WED 05/03/17 THU 05/04/17 FRI 05/05/17
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       41      66      46      63      44      65      45      68
TEMP          47 42 64 64 51 47 62 61 50 44 63 63 50 46 65 66
DEWPT         39 38 43 43 45 43 44 43 42 42 43 42 41 41 43 46
RH            74 86 46 46 80 86 52 51 74 93 48 46 71 83 45 48
PWIND DIR           W      NW      NE       N      NW       N       N      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5      20      30      30       5       5       0       0
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC IS SC 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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