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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
456 AM CST SUN JAN 21 2018

KSZ058-212215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
456 AM CST SUN JAN 21 2018

DATE             SUN 01/21/18            MON 01/22/18            TUE 01/23/18
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                      61          33          39          25          45
TEMP             49 50 57 61 57 52 45 38 33 34 38 39 36 35 30 28 25 28 40 45 36
DEWPT            47 47 48 49 48 43 39 35 32 32 31 29 28 26 24 23 22 22 24 26 25
MIN/MAX RH                   64          96          66          88          46
RH               93 89 72 65 72 71 79 89 96 92 76 67 72 69 78 81 88 78 52 47 64
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         11 16 18 16 13 11 11 12 13 16 23 25 23 20 17 13 10  8  9 10  5
WIND GUST        23 26
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV B2 B2 OV SC SC B1 OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       84 90 87 87 89 47 46 59 94 96 94 92 78 41 19  5 13 18 21  8 17
POP 12HR                     30          30          50           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.03           0           0
DRIZZLE           S  S  S
RAIN                       C  C  S        C     C  C
SNOW                                      S  C  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  4  4  3  3  5  5  3  3  2  2  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 21 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 36 37 29<10<10<10<10<10 20 29<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       23 32 37 40 26 23 21 20 20 24 39 43 43 40 27 19 16 13 17 20 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR FR FR FR EX EX EX FR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE               WED 01/24/18  THU 01/25/18  FRI 01/26/18  SAT 01/27/18
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       24    49      30    56      38    54      34    46
TEMP          27   24 42 41 33   30 50 48 40   38 51 48 41   38 43 40
DEWPT         25   23 25 26 25   25 27 28 29   33 35 37 35   31 29 26
RH            92   96 50 55 72   81 41 46 64   82 54 65 79   76 57 57
PWIND DIR           W     W       S     S       S     S      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>     15>   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0    40      50    10
RAIN                                                  C  C    C

$$

KSZ024-212215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
456 AM CST SUN JAN 21 2018

DATE             SUN 01/21/18            MON 01/22/18            TUE 01/23/18
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                      58          33          38          24          42
TEMP             43 47 53 58 54 50 45 40 34 33 38 37 35 33 30 27 24 26 36 42 36
DEWPT            41 43 45 45 45 42 38 38 34 31 31 28 27 25 23 22 21 21 23 26 25
MIN/MAX RH                   62         100          69          88          51
RH               93 86 74 62 71 74 76 92100 92 76 70 72 72 75 81 88 81 59 53 64
WIND DIR         SE SE  S  S SE  S SE  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W
WIND SPD          6  8  9  9  8  8  5  8  8 10 17 21 21 19 17 13 10  8  9 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 OV B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       95 95 90 85 99 66 85 82 93 95 97 95 89 63 32  7 17 25 29 17 19
POP 12HR                     30          30          60          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.07        0.08           0           0
DRIZZLE           S  S  C
RAIN                       C  C  C  S  S  C  C  L  L  S
SNOW                                         S  S     S  S
TSTMS                        IS
OBVIS            F+PF+
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  3  3  5  5  3  3  2  2  2  2  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 18 23<10<10<10<10<10 11 30 29 29<10<10<10<10<10 15 22<10
T WIND DIR       SE SE  S  S SE  S SE  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       13 16 23 24 16 16  9 14 17 16 31 40 41 35 33 24 17 12 14 17 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX GD FR PR PR PR FR GD PR
DENSE FOG         Y  Y


DATE               WED 01/24/18  THU 01/25/18  FRI 01/26/18  SAT 01/27/18
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       24    46      28    55      38    53      31    43
TEMP          28   24 41 39 30   28 49 48 42   38 50 48 38   34 40 39
DEWPT         24   22 23 24 24   23 26 27 28   31 35 36 32   28 26 24
RH            85   92 48 54 78   81 40 44 57   76 56 63 79   78 57 54
PWIND DIR           W     W       S    SW       S     S      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 SC B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0    30      50    10
RAIN                                                  C  C    C
SNOW                                                          C

$$

KSZ012-212215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
456 AM CST SUN JAN 21 2018

DATE             SUN 01/21/18            MON 01/22/18            TUE 01/23/18
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                      57          34          38          24          41
TEMP             40 45 54 57 53 51 47 41 36 34 38 36 33 31 29 26 24 26 36 41 34
DEWPT            40 43 46 46 45 43 41 38 35 32 32 30 27 25 23 22 21 22 24 26 25
MIN/MAX RH                   66          99          76          89          55
RH              100 93 74 67 74 74 79 89 96 92 79 79 78 78 78 85 88 85 61 55 69
WIND DIR          E SE  S SE  E SE SE SE  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W
WIND SPD          5  6  8  8  6  6  5  6  8  9 16 21 23 19 17 13 10  8  8  9  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       95 96 94 89100 85 88 84 92 92 97 96 93 76 42  9 21 24 32 22 19
POP 12HR                     40          40          60          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.09        0.07           0           0
DRIZZLE           S  C  C
RAIN                       C  C  C  S  S  C  C  L  L
SNOW                                         S        S  S
OBVIS            F+ F+       PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  3  3  5  5  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 26 27<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 28 22<10<10<10<10<10 17 22<10
T WIND DIR        E SE  S  S SE SE  S SE  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       10 13 23 23 13 14  9 13 14 12 29 40 41 35 32 21 16 12 14 17 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX FR FR PR PR PR FR GD PR
DENSE FOG         Y  Y


DATE               WED 01/24/18  THU 01/25/18  FRI 01/26/18  SAT 01/27/18
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       23    45      27    54      37    53      30    43
TEMP          27   23 40 36 30   27 48 46 41   37 50 46 38   33 39 36
DEWPT         24   21 24 25 24   23 28 28 29   31 36 37 32   29 28 24
RH            88   92 52 64 78   85 46 49 62   79 58 71 79   85 64 61
PWIND DIR           W     W       S     S       S     S      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0    20      60    10
RAIN                                                  S  L    C
SNOW                                                          C

$$

KSZ012-212215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
456 AM CST SUN JAN 21 2018

DATE             SUN 01/21/18            MON 01/22/18            TUE 01/23/18
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                      56          36          39          24          40
TEMP             38 43 54 55 51 51 50 41 38 37 39 36 32 30 29 26 25 25 35 40 34
DEWPT            38 42 45 45 43 42 41 37 38 34 33 30 27 25 23 21 21 21 24 26 25
MIN/MAX RH                   68          99          77          89          57
RH              100 96 71 69 74 71 71 85100 89 79 79 81 81 78 81 84 84 64 57 69
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE  E  E SE SE  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W
WIND SPD          6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  8  8 13 20 23 20 18 16 12  9  9 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 FW FW FW SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       96 97 96 94100 95 90 84 92 90 97 97 96 85 55 14 25 22 35 28 21
POP 12HR                     40          50          60          30           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.11        0.06           0           0
DRIZZLE           S  C  C
RAIN                       C  C  C  S  S  C  C  L  L  C
SNOW                                                  C  C
OBVIS            F+ F+ PF    PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  3  3  5  5  4  4  3  3  2  2  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 25 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 27 24 11<10<10<10<10 17 22<10
T WIND DIR        E  E  S  S  E  E  S SE  S  W  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       12 12 21 19 13 14  8 11 16 12 26 39 41 34 31 24 19 14 16 18 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD FR FR FR PR FR GD PR
DENSE FOG         Y  Y


DATE               WED 01/24/18  THU 01/25/18  FRI 01/26/18  SAT 01/27/18
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       23    44      26    52      37    53      31    42
TEMP          28   23 38 35 30   26 46 44 41   37 50 45 37   32 36 36
DEWPT         24   21 24 25 25   24 29 29 29   32 36 37 33   29 28 25
RH            85   92 57 66 81   92 51 55 62   82 58 73 85   88 72 64
PWIND DIR           W     W       S     S       S     S      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0    20      60    10
RAIN                                                  S  L    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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