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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
429 AM CDT SAT OCT 21 2017

KSZ058-212215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
429 AM CDT SAT OCT 21 2017

DATE             SAT 10/21/17            SUN 10/22/17            MON 10/23/17
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                      74          47          68          43          72
TEMP             64 67 73 72 63 58 54 50 47 55 65 68 59 51 48 45 44 56 69 71 61
DEWPT            60 63 64 65 59 53 49 46 42 42 39 36 38 37 37 35 36 42 43 43 41
MIN/MAX RH                   72          88          31          74          35
RH               87 87 73 79 87 83 83 86 83 61 38 31 45 59 65 68 73 59 39 36 48
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S NW  N NW NW NW NW  N NW NW  S  S SW SW  W NW  N  N
WIND SPD         24 24 25 18 12 11  8  5  6  8  9  8  3  3  3  4  4  6 11 18 13
WIND GUST        34
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       96 99 91 90 98 98 86 54 31 12 11 12  5  1  3  2  5  3  8  4  7
POP 12HR                     90          90           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.78        0.53           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             IS  O  O NM SC
TSTMS                  IS  O  O NM SC
LAL               1  1  4  4  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          11 15 28 17<10 15<10<10<10<10 37 55<10<10<10<10<10<10 20 38<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S NW  N NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  S  S  S SW  W NW  N NW
T WIND SPD       40 42 44 29 24 32 13 11 11 12 13 11  4  5  8 10 11 10  8 28 25
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX GD PR GD PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR


DATE          TUE 10/24/17 WED 10/25/17 THU 10/26/17 FRI 10/27/17
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       44      60      40      70      48      71      38      54
TEMP          50 44 60 51 43 44 69 59 52 50 69 64 44 39 54 48
DEWPT         35 32 32 31 30 30 37 41 40 41 44 42 31 31 30 31
RH            56 62 35 46 60 57 31 51 63 71 40 45 60 73 40 51
PWIND DIR          NW      NW      NW      SW       S      SW       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       5      30      30
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC IS

$$

KSZ024-212215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
429 AM CDT SAT OCT 21 2017

DATE             SAT 10/21/17            SUN 10/22/17            MON 10/23/17
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                      73          45          68          44          71
TEMP             65 68 73 71 63 56 53 49 45 53 64 68 60 51 48 46 44 54 68 70 60
DEWPT            61 62 62 63 55 51 45 43 40 41 37 34 36 36 36 35 36 40 42 41 37
MIN/MAX RH                   68          82          28          73          36
RH               87 81 68 76 75 83 74 80 82 64 37 28 41 56 63 65 73 59 39 35 42
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  S  S  S SW SW  W  N  N NW
WIND SPD         19 19 18 12 10  9  8  5  5  6  6  6  3  3  4  4  5  8 16 17 13
WIND GUST                                                                 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       97 99 99 96 99 89 72 51 30 17  7  3  2  2  4  2  6  5 11  7  9
POP 12HR                     90          70           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.52        0.28           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC  O NM SC IS
TSTMS               IS SC  O NM SC IS
LAL               1  1  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          12 17 28 16<10 15<10<10<10<10 30 56<10<10<10<10<10<10 20 41<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S NW  N NW NW NW NW  N NW  S  S  S SW SW  W  N  N NW
T WIND SPD       35 37 36 26 17 26 16 11 10 11  8 10  5  8 11 13 12 10 21 29 25
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX GD PR GD PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX FR


DATE          TUE 10/24/17 WED 10/25/17 THU 10/26/17 FRI 10/27/17
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       44      58      40      69      47      68      37      52
TEMP          49 44 57 49 41 45 68 61 53 48 67 58 43 37 52 47
DEWPT         33 31 30 29 30 30 35 39 40 41 41 36 29 30 28 28
RH            54 60 35 46 65 55 29 44 61 77 39 44 57 75 39 47
PWIND DIR          NW      NW      NW       W       S       W       N      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       5      30      30
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC IS

$$

KSZ012-212215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
429 AM CDT SAT OCT 21 2017

DATE             SAT 10/21/17            SUN 10/22/17            MON 10/23/17
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                      73          45          68          43          70
TEMP             65 68 72 71 62 56 52 49 45 54 64 68 59 51 48 46 44 56 67 69 60
DEWPT            60 62 62 63 54 50 45 43 39 41 39 36 36 36 37 36 36 41 43 40 38
MIN/MAX RH                   71          83          30          75          35
RH               84 81 71 76 75 80 77 80 79 61 40 31 42 56 65 68 73 57 42 35 44
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S SW SW  W  N  N NW
WIND SPD         20 21 19 12 12  9  6  4  4  5  6  6  3  3  4  4  4  8 16 18 14
WIND GUST                                                              26
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       97 96 98 96 99 91 73 51 31 18  7  2  3  2  4  2  6  5 13  9 11
POP 12HR                     90          70           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.38        0.24           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC  O NM SC IS
TSTMS               IS SC  O NM SC IS
LAL               2  2  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          13 18 26 18<10 18<10<10<10<10 42 56<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 45<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S NW  N NW NW NW NW  N NW  S  S  S SW SW  W  N  N NW
T WIND SPD       40 40 39 26 19 25 12  8  8 10 11 10  5  8 11 12 11 11 25 29 25
SMOKE DISP       GD EX EX GD PR GD PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE          TUE 10/24/17 WED 10/25/17 THU 10/26/17 FRI 10/27/17
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      58      39      68      46      67      37      52
TEMP          48 43 57 48 40 44 67 60 51 48 66 57 43 37 52 45
DEWPT         33 31 31 30 29 29 36 39 40 40 42 36 29 29 28 28
RH            56 62 37 49 64 55 32 46 66 74 42 45 57 72 39 51
PWIND DIR          NW      NW      NW       W       S       W       N      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC B1 SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       5      30      30
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-212215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
429 AM CDT SAT OCT 21 2017

DATE             SAT 10/21/17            SUN 10/22/17            MON 10/23/17
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                      73          45          68          43          70
TEMP             65 68 72 72 62 56 52 49 45 53 64 68 59 51 47 46 44 56 67 69 60
DEWPT            61 62 63 64 55 50 46 44 40 42 39 35 37 36 37 36 36 41 43 40 38
MIN/MAX RH                   72          85          29          75          35
RH               87 81 73 76 78 80 80 83 82 66 40 29 44 56 68 68 73 57 42 35 44
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S SW  S  W  N NW NW
WIND SPD         19 23 20 13 13 10  9  5  6  6  6  6  4  4  5  4  5  8 16 18 14
WIND GUST              31
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       93 89 97 95 99 94 75 50 30 18  9  2  3  2  4  2  6  5 16 10 13
POP 12HR                     90          70           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                   0.39        0.23           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC  O NM SC IS
TSTMS               IS SC  O NM SC IS
LAL               2  2  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          13 19 26 20<10 18<10<10<10<10 32 54<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 45<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  S  S  S  S SW  W  N NW NW
T WIND SPD       36 41 39 27 21 24 16 11 11 11  9 11  9  9 11 11 12 12 26 31 28
SMOKE DISP       GD EX EX GD PR GD PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE          TUE 10/24/17 WED 10/25/17 THU 10/26/17 FRI 10/27/17
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       44      58      39      68      46      66      37      52
TEMP          48 44 57 48 40 44 67 59 50 48 65 56 43 37 52 46
DEWPT         33 31 31 31 30 30 36 40 40 40 42 37 29 29 29 28
RH            56 60 37 51 67 57 32 49 68 74 43 49 57 72 41 49
PWIND DIR          NW      NW      NW       W       S       W       N      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC B1 SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       5      30      30
RAIN SHWRS                                           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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