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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
404 AM CST THU DEC 14 2017

KSZ058-142215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
404 AM CST THU DEC 14 2017

DATE             THU 12/14/17            FRI 12/15/17            SAT 12/16/17
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                      46          28          50          30          60
TEMP             27 32 42 46 40 37 33 31 28 31 44 50 41 35 34 31 30 36 55 60 50
DEWPT            26 28 28 28 28 29 30 31 28 27 26 24 24 23 23 24 23 24 26 26 27
MIN/MAX RH                   49         100          35          75          27
RH               96 85 57 49 62 72 89100100 85 49 36 50 61 64 75 75 61 32 27 41
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  5  9  9  4  3  4  6  5  5 11 13  9 11 11 11 10 11 16 17 11
WIND GUST                                                              26 28
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC FW CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       70 71 82 88 93 82 75 51 27 16  5  3 10  4  3  4  4  4  5  9 16
POP 12HR                      5          20           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN                             S
SNOW                             S
SPRINKLES                    SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 39 43<10<10<10<10<10 12 33 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 13 24<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        8  9 13 13  8  6  8 11 10 11 17 19 13 17 18 20 19 23 31 36 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE               SUN 12/17/17  MON 12/18/17  TUE 12/19/17  WED 12/20/17
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       35    48      29    52      31    55      30    56
TEMP          40   35 47 43 34   30 51 47 38   32 54 46 35   32 54 50
DEWPT         27   32 36 33 30   29 28 27 28   26 27 25 25   25 30 31
RH            59   89 65 67 85   96 41 45 67   78 35 43 66   75 40 48
PWIND DIR           S    SW       N     W      SW    NW       W     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20    40      30     5       5     0       0     0
RAIN                S  C  S  C
SNOW                         C

$$

KSZ024-142215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
404 AM CST THU DEC 14 2017

DATE             THU 12/14/17            FRI 12/15/17            SAT 12/16/17
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                      43          26          48          29          59
TEMP             30 32 41 43 39 34 31 29 26 28 42 48 40 35 33 31 29 34 52 59 51
DEWPT            26 27 26 27 29 30 29 28 26 25 25 23 22 21 21 22 22 23 25 26 26
MIN/MAX RH                   52         100          37          76          28
RH               85 81 55 53 67 85 92 96100 88 50 37 48 56 61 69 75 64 35 28 37
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  5  8  8  5  3  4  5  5  6 11 13  8 10 10  9  8  9 11 12  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B2 OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       73 68 83 97 96 79 67 44 24 18 14  7 19  6  7  8  5  6 10 11 22
POP 12HR                      5          20           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0           0           0
SNOW                             S
SPRINKLES                    SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 38 39<10<10 10<10<10<10 29 31<10<10<10<10<10<10 12 21<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW  N NW NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        9  8 13 12 10  6 10 11 11 12 18 24 14 18 19 18 16 18 23 28 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               SUN 12/17/17  MON 12/18/17  TUE 12/19/17  WED 12/20/17
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       34    46      27    51      30    52      29    55
TEMP          38   34 45 41 33   28 49 46 37   31 51 44 34   31 53 50
DEWPT         26   29 31 28 26   24 25 26 26   24 25 23 23   23 28 28
RH            62   82 58 59 75   85 39 45 64   75 36 43 64   72 38 42
PWIND DIR           S     W       N     W       W    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5    30      10     5       5     0       0     0
RAIN                   C

$$

KSZ012-142215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
404 AM CST THU DEC 14 2017

DATE             THU 12/14/17            FRI 12/15/17            SAT 12/16/17
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                      43          24          49          29          59
TEMP             28 31 40 43 37 33 29 27 24 29 43 49 39 34 33 30 29 35 53 59 49
DEWPT            27 27 27 27 29 29 28 27 24 25 25 24 23 21 22 22 23 24 27 28 27
MIN/MAX RH                   54         100          37          77          30
RH               96 85 59 53 72 85 96100100 85 49 37 52 58 63 72 78 64 36 30 42
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD          4  4  6  6  4  3  3  4  4  6 12 13  8  9  9  8  8  9 10 11  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       77 68 89 98 96 82 64 42 28 21 17 10 24  9  8  8  6  8 14 10 24
POP 12HR                     10          20           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN                          S
SNOW                          S  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 39 40 20<10<10<10<10<10 32 32<10<10<10<10<10<10 13 21<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S
T WIND SPD        8  6 13 12 10  6  8  9  9 10 19 23 14 17 18 17 16 20 24 27 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               SUN 12/17/17  MON 12/18/17  TUE 12/19/17  WED 12/20/17
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       32    46      26    51      29    51      27    54
TEMP          36   32 45 40 31   27 49 44 35   30 50 42 31   30 53 48
DEWPT         26   28 31 28 25   23 26 27 26   24 26 23 23   22 29 28
RH            67   85 58 62 78   85 40 51 69   78 39 46 72   72 39 46
PWIND DIR           S    NW      NW     W       W    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5    30       5     5       0     0       0     0
RAIN                   C
SLEET                  C

$$

KSZ012-142215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
404 AM CST THU DEC 14 2017

DATE             THU 12/14/17            FRI 12/15/17            SAT 12/16/17
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                      42          24          49          29          59
TEMP             29 31 39 42 37 34 30 28 24 29 42 49 39 33 33 31 29 34 52 59 49
DEWPT            27 28 27 27 28 28 27 28 24 26 25 24 24 22 22 23 23 24 27 28 28
MIN/MAX RH                   54         100          38          79          31
RH               92 88 62 55 70 78 88100100 88 50 37 54 63 63 72 78 66 38 30 44
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD          4  4  6  8  5  4  5  6  6  8 12 13  9 10 11 10  9  9 10 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       85 75 90 94 95 76 69 38 32 26 19 12 28 11 10  8  6  9 17 10 25
POP 12HR                     10          20           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN                          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            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 39 41 24<10<10<10<10<10 31 33<10<10<10<10<10<10 11 19<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       10  8 14 13 12  9 12 13 12 16 19 23 16 17 18 17 16 16 17 20 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               SUN 12/17/17  MON 12/18/17  TUE 12/19/17  WED 12/20/17
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       31    45      25    50      29    50      27    54
TEMP          37   31 44 40 31   27 49 44 36   30 49 41 32   29 52 48
DEWPT         27   27 30 27 25   23 26 27 26   24 25 23 23   22 28 28
RH            67   85 57 59 78   85 40 51 67   78 39 48 69   75 39 46
PWIND DIR           S    NW      NW     W       W    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC B2 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5    30       5     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN                   C
SNOW                   C

$$


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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