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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
438 AM CDT WED JUN 28 2017

KSZ058-282230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
438 AM CDT WED JUN 28 2017

DATE             WED 06/28/17            THU 06/29/17            FRI 06/30/17
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                      87          71          91          68          83
TEMP             70 77 84 87 85 78 76 73 71 79 85 89 87 80 75 70 68 74 80 82 82
DEWPT            66 68 70 69 69 68 67 66 67 70 72 71 70 69 69 66 66 66 65 63 62
MIN/MAX RH                   54          87          55          92          49
RH               87 74 63 55 59 71 74 79 87 74 65 56 57 69 82 87 93 76 60 53 51
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD         19 21 23 23 19 14 16 14 10 14 17 17 14 13  9  9  6  6  9 10  5
WIND GUST                                   26 28 28 26 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC SC FW B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       66 53 33 31 46 17 53 29 62 66 54 42 53 62 85 77 77 55 45 40 43
POP 12HR                     20          20          10          60          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.02           0        0.51        0.06
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS       IS IS    IS             SC SC NM NM IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS       IS IS    IS             SC SC NM NM IS IS IS IS
LAL               2  2  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  2  2  2  2
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  3  3  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 16 33 44 36<10<10<10<10 20 34 43 41<10<10 19 18 26 40 42 33
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW  N  N
T WIND SPD       37 40 35 34 36 28 31 27 20 26 31 31 27 26 18 40  6  6  9  9  4
SMOKE DISP       FR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR EX PR FR GD GD PR


DATE          SAT 07/01/17 SUN 07/02/17 MON 07/03/17 TUE 07/04/17
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      86      66      85      69      88      68      87
TEMP          66 64 84 84 70 66 81 83 72 70 86 85 72 69 84 85
DEWPT         61 60 62 62 62 63 69 69 68 67 69 69 67 66 68 68
RH            84 87 48 48 76 90 67 63 87 90 57 59 84 90 59 57
PWIND DIR           W      NW      SE      SE       S       S       S      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW
POP 12HR           10       5      20      40      40      20      50      20
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC IS
TSTMS                        IS SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC IS

$$

KSZ024-282230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
438 AM CDT WED JUN 28 2017

DATE             WED 06/28/17            THU 06/29/17            FRI 06/30/17
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                      89          70          89          66          82
TEMP             71 79 87 89 87 79 75 73 70 76 84 88 86 81 73 69 66 73 79 82 81
DEWPT            65 67 68 68 67 67 66 65 67 68 71 72 71 70 67 65 64 64 62 61 59
MIN/MAX RH                   48          89          58          92          46
RH               81 67 53 50 52 67 74 76 90 76 65 59 61 69 81 87 93 73 56 49 47
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         17 20 20 20 17 14 13 11  9 12 13 13 12 10  8 11  8  9 10  9  6
WIND GUST                    27
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 OV B2 B2 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       79 68 48 40 59 42 58 63 79 76 81 74 68 82 90 80 77 46 37 35 31
POP 12HR                     40          40          40          60          20
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.17        0.12        0.89        0.01
RAIN SHWRS       SC       IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            SC       IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS
LAL               1  1  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  2  2  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 21 33 38 44<10<10<10<10<10 39 38 32<10<10 21<10 22 30 51 40
T WIND DIR        S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       33 37 35 36 35 28 26 21 17 20 24 23 25 20 16 40 11 13 14 12  8
SMOKE DISP       FR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR EX PR FR GD GD FR


DATE          SAT 07/01/17 SUN 07/02/17 MON 07/03/17 TUE 07/04/17
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      85      64      86      69      86      67      87
TEMP          64 62 83 83 68 65 83 84 72 70 83 84 70 68 83 86
DEWPT         58 58 59 59 60 61 66 67 67 66 68 68 66 66 67 67
RH            81 87 44 44 76 87 57 57 84 87 61 59 87 93 59 53
PWIND DIR           W      NW       E      SE       S      SE      NE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5      20      30      60      30      40      10
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC IS SC NM SC IS SC IS
TSTMS                        IS SC IS SC NM SC IS SC IS

$$

KSZ012-282230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
438 AM CDT WED JUN 28 2017

DATE             WED 06/28/17            THU 06/29/17            FRI 06/30/17
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                      88          69          87          66          82
TEMP             70 78 84 87 87 78 73 70 70 75 81 86 85 79 72 68 66 73 78 81 80
DEWPT            66 68 70 71 70 68 67 65 67 69 72 73 72 70 68 65 64 64 62 61 60
MIN/MAX RH                   55          92          65          93          48
RH               87 71 63 59 57 71 81 84 90 82 74 65 65 74 87 90 93 73 58 51 51
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         18 20 20 20 17 14 12 12  6 11 11 10 10  9  5 10  6  8  9  9  6
WIND GUST                                      21
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       76 81 56 52 63 50 76 70 81 77 83 81 73 84 91 82 75 42 35 33 29
POP 12HR                     40          50          50          70          20
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.26        0.22        0.93        0.04
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            SC IS    IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS
LAL               3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  2  2  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 20 36 39 43<10<10<10<10<10 35 39 24<10<10 21 11 20 34 63<10
T WIND DIR        S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SW NW NW  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       35 35 35 36 36 28 24 24 13 20 23 19 24 17 10 41  8 14 16 14 12
SMOKE DISP       FR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD PR PR EX PR FR GD EX PR


DATE          SAT 07/01/17 SUN 07/02/17 MON 07/03/17 TUE 07/04/17
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       60      84      63      85      68      85      66      86
TEMP          62 62 80 82 67 65 81 83 71 69 81 83 70 67 82 84
DEWPT         58 57 60 61 60 60 67 68 67 66 69 69 67 66 68 69
RH            87 84 51 49 78 84 63 61 87 90 67 63 90 97 63 61
PWIND DIR           W      NW       E      SE      SE      SE      NE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5      20      30      60      30      40      10
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC IS SC NM SC IS SC IS
TSTMS                        IS SC IS SC NM SC IS SC IS

$$

KSZ012-282230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
438 AM CDT WED JUN 28 2017

DATE             WED 06/28/17            THU 06/29/17            FRI 06/30/17
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                      88          69          86          66          82
TEMP             70 78 83 87 86 77 73 70 69 75 80 85 84 77 73 69 66 73 77 81 80
DEWPT            66 69 71 72 71 69 68 66 67 69 72 73 72 70 68 65 65 65 63 62 60
MIN/MAX RH                   57          94          67          95          49
RH               87 74 67 61 61 76 84 87 93 82 77 67 67 79 84 87 97 76 62 53 51
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         18 20 20 19 16 13 12 11  8 10 11 10  9  8  6 10  8  9 10 10  8
WIND GUST           31
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       76 78 57 55 65 53 82 72 82 79 83 84 76 85 91 83 73 41 35 31 28
POP 12HR                     50          50          60          70          20
QPF 12HR                   0.19        0.59        0.28        1.04        0.09
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            SC IS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC IS IS
LAL               3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  2  2  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 20 37 41 42<10<10<10<10 15<10 31 15<10<10 20<10 20 36 59<10
T WIND DIR        S  S SW  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S NW  N  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       34 34 34 34 36 26 25 20 14 23 20 17 11 17 13 35  9 16 17 17 10
SMOKE DISP       FR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR GD FR PR PR EX PR FR GD EX PR


DATE          SAT 07/01/17 SUN 07/02/17 MON 07/03/17 TUE 07/04/17
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       60      83      63      85      68      84      66      85
TEMP          63 62 80 82 67 64 81 83 71 69 81 83 70 67 81 83
DEWPT         58 57 61 61 59 60 66 68 67 66 69 69 67 66 68 69
RH            84 84 52 49 75 87 60 61 87 90 67 63 90 97 65 63
PWIND DIR           W      NW       E      SE      SE      SE       E       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5      20      30      60      30      40      10
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC IS SC NM SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                        IS SC IS SC NM SC SC 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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