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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
502 AM CDT SAT SEP 23 2017

KSZ058-232230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
502 AM CDT SAT SEP 23 2017

DATE             SAT 09/23/17            SUN 09/24/17            MON 09/25/17
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          68          88          66          82
TEMP             69 79 87 89 83 75 72 70 69 79 87 87 82 73 71 68 67 76 80 82 74
DEWPT            66 68 67 65 65 65 65 63 63 67 66 65 66 66 65 65 65 67 67 65 65
MIN/MAX RH                   46          84          47          96          56
RH               90 69 52 45 55 71 79 78 81 67 50 48 58 79 81 90 93 74 65 56 74
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S NW
WIND SPD          6 11 12 12 10  6  6  6  6  9 11 10  9  6  6  6  5  9  9  9  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       22  7  7  5  4  5  8  8 15 19 35 40 32 27 45 43 53 51 68 67 85
POP 12HR                      0           0          10           5          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                            IS IS SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 13 49 53 16<10<10<10<10 12 71 68 14<10<10<10<10 11 45 62<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  S NW
T WIND SPD       10 18 20 20 21 12 13 13 12 18 19 19 20 14 13 13 11 16 17 12 11
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR


DATE          TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17 FRI 09/29/17
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      74      53      72      50      75      49      73
TEMP          64 60 72 70 60 54 70 68 57 52 73 70 56 50 71 67
DEWPT         62 60 61 59 55 52 53 52 51 48 51 52 49 46 50 47
RH            93100 68 68 84 93 55 57 80 86 46 53 77 86 47 49
PWIND DIR           N       N       N      NE       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           50      60      10      10       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC NM SC
TSTMS         SC SC NM SC

$$

KSZ024-232230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
502 AM CDT SAT SEP 23 2017

DATE             SAT 09/23/17            SUN 09/24/17            MON 09/25/17
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          68          88          67          80
TEMP             70 79 87 89 83 75 72 69 69 77 86 87 81 74 71 69 67 74 79 79 71
DEWPT            67 67 67 65 65 65 65 64 64 66 65 64 65 66 66 65 65 66 65 65 63
MIN/MAX RH                   45          86          45          93          59
RH               90 67 52 45 55 71 79 84 84 69 50 46 58 76 84 87 93 76 62 62 76
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  N
WIND SPD          6 10 12 14 10  8  6  5  6 10 12 12 10  8  6  6  5  9  9  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       25 11 14 13  4  5  7  9 14 20 37 43 34 34 50 52 61 55 75 78 91
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          20          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.22
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS SC SC NM NM NM
TSTMS                                                      IS IS SC SC NM NM NM
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4
HAINES            3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 10 48 49<10<10<10<10<10<10 79 78<10<10<10<10<10<10 47 13 12
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  N
T WIND SPD       13 19 21 24 19 14 12 11 13 20 21 20 19 16 13 12 11 14 19  9 19
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX PR FR


DATE          TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17 FRI 09/29/17
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       59      73      52      71      51      75      51      71
TEMP          63 59 71 70 59 53 70 67 57 52 73 69 56 52 69 66
DEWPT         61 59 58 55 53 51 51 50 50 48 51 50 49 47 49 46
RH            93100 63 59 80 93 51 54 77 86 46 51 77 83 49 48
PWIND DIR           N       N       N       N      NW      NW       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           60      50      10       5       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM SC SC

$$

KSZ012-232230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
502 AM CDT SAT SEP 23 2017

DATE             SAT 09/23/17            SUN 09/24/17            MON 09/25/17
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          67          88          67          80
TEMP             70 80 87 89 82 75 72 69 68 77 86 87 80 72 71 68 68 75 79 79 70
DEWPT            67 68 67 66 66 66 66 64 64 66 66 65 66 66 66 65 65 67 66 65 64
MIN/MAX RH                   47          90          47          93          60
RH               90 67 52 47 58 74 81 84 87 69 51 48 62 81 84 90 90 76 64 62 81
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  N
WIND SPD          6 10 11 13 10  6  5  5  5  9 10 11  8  6  5  5  4  8  8  6  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       23 12 14 15  5  4  7  9 14 18 30 43 34 32 51 50 64 58 71 77 93
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          20          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.20
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS                                                      IS IS SC SC SC SC NM
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 13 53 46<10<10<10<10<10 11 81 80 20<10<10<10<10 14 24 22 13
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW SW NW  N
T WIND SPD       11 17 21 24 19 12 11 11 10 17 20 19 20 12 11 11  9 12 13  9 13
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR


DATE          TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17 FRI 09/29/17
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       58      72      50      71      50      74      49      70
TEMP          61 58 70 69 57 51 70 66 55 52 72 68 55 50 68 65
DEWPT         59 58 59 57 52 49 52 51 50 47 52 51 49 46 49 49
RH            93100 68 66 83 93 53 58 83 83 49 54 80 86 51 56
PWIND DIR           N       N       N       N      NW      NW       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           60      50      10       5       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM SC SC

$$

KSZ012-232230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
502 AM CDT SAT SEP 23 2017

DATE             SAT 09/23/17            SUN 09/24/17            MON 09/25/17
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          68          88          67          80
TEMP             70 81 88 89 83 75 72 70 69 79 87 87 81 73 71 69 68 76 79 79 70
DEWPT            67 68 67 66 67 66 66 65 64 67 66 65 67 66 66 65 65 67 67 65 65
MIN/MAX RH                   46          87          47          93          62
RH               90 65 50 47 59 74 81 84 84 67 50 48 63 79 84 87 90 74 67 62 84
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S SW SW NW
WIND SPD          6 10 12 13 10  6  6  6  5  9 11 12  9  8  8  6  5  8  9  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       21 11 14 14  6  4  8 10 13 17 24 41 34 30 51 48 65 58 68 75 94
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.18
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS                                                      IS IS SC SC SC SC NM
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  4  4
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 15 57 49<10<10<10<10<10 12 83 82<10<10<10<10<10 18 49 23 18
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S SW SW NW NW
T WIND SPD       12 18 21 23 17 12 12 12 11 18 19 19 16 13 13 11 10 12 16 11 12
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX FR FR


DATE          TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17 THU 09/28/17 FRI 09/29/17
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       59      71      49      71      50      73      49      70
TEMP          61 59 70 68 57 50 69 66 55 52 71 68 55 50 68 65
DEWPT         60 58 59 57 53 49 51 52 49 47 52 51 49 45 49 49
RH            97 96 68 68 86 96 53 61 80 83 51 54 80 83 51 56
PWIND DIR          NW       N       N       N       W      NW      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR           60      50      10       5       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    NM SC SC SC
TSTMS         NM SC SC SC

$$


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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