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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
547 AM CDT SUN AUG 20 2017

KSZ058-202230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
547 AM CDT SUN AUG 20 2017

DATE             SUN 08/20/17            MON 08/21/17            TUE 08/22/17
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                      95          72          91          69          84
TEMP             74 83 91 95 89 81 77 75 72 79 87 91 88 79 76 71 70 76 82 84 80
DEWPT            73 74 73 71 71 72 70 70 70 72 73 72 72 71 71 70 69 71 70 70 67
MIN/MAX RH                   46          91          55         100          62
RH               97 74 56 46 56 74 79 84 93 79 63 54 59 77 85 97 97 85 67 63 65
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W SW NW  N  N  N
WIND SPD          8 10 13 16 11 10  9  9  6  9 10 10 10  9  8  6  4  4  6  8  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       31 27 23 25 27 38 50 52 53 64 62 56 64 63 85 90 88 84 82 59 40
POP 12HR                     20          20          30          70          60
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.08        0.03        0.80        0.21
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                        IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 15 59 77<10<10<10<10<10<10 13 68<10
T WIND DIR        S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S
T WIND SPD       11  6 17 20 19 13 10  9 10 16 18 20 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR


DATE          WED 08/23/17 THU 08/24/17 FRI 08/25/17 SAT 08/26/17
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      80      57      81      60      81      61      81
TEMP          66 59 77 76 62 59 78 77 65 62 79 78 66 62 79 77
DEWPT         60 57 58 57 57 55 58 60 59 57 61 62 60 60 64 64
RH            81 93 52 52 84 87 50 56 81 84 54 58 81 93 60 64
PWIND DIR          NE      NE       E       E      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5       0       0       0       0       5      10      10

$$

KSZ024-202230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
547 AM CDT SUN AUG 20 2017

DATE             SUN 08/20/17            MON 08/21/17            TUE 08/22/17
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                      95          72          91          69          83
TEMP             74 82 91 95 89 82 78 75 72 80 88 91 86 77 72 71 69 74 81 83 79
DEWPT            70 71 70 69 69 69 70 68 69 71 71 70 71 72 70 69 69 69 68 65 62
MIN/MAX RH                   43          93          50          99          53
RH               87 69 50 43 52 65 76 79 90 74 57 50 61 85 93 93100 84 65 55 56
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          6  9 11 13 11 10  9  9  8  9 10 11 10  4  5  6  5  6  9  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       48 37 25 30 35 44 52 52 51 61 65 68 78 85 92 97 89 87 58 21 22
POP 12HR                     30          30          30          80          40
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.06        0.04        1.24        0.20
RAIN SHWRS       SC       IS IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC NM NM  O  O SC SC
TSTMS            SC       IS IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC NM NM  O  O SC SC
LAL               2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 10 22 38<10<10<10<10<10<10 32 19<10
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD        8 18 17 20 17 18 16 13 13 19 19 19 17
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE          WED 08/23/17 THU 08/24/17 FRI 08/25/17 SAT 08/26/17
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      80      58      80      60      80      62      81
TEMP          64 58 77 77 64 59 78 77 65 61 78 78 67 63 79 78
DEWPT         58 55 55 56 55 55 57 59 58 57 61 62 60 59 62 63
RH            81 90 47 48 73 87 48 54 78 87 56 58 78 87 56 60
PWIND DIR          NE      NE       E      SE      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5       0       0       0       5       5      10      10

$$

KSZ012-202230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
547 AM CDT SUN AUG 20 2017

DATE             SUN 08/20/17            MON 08/21/17            TUE 08/22/17
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                      95          71          91          68          83
TEMP             72 81 90 95 88 80 77 74 71 80 88 91 86 75 72 69 68 74 80 83 77
DEWPT            70 71 71 71 70 70 69 68 69 71 71 72 72 71 70 69 68 69 67 64 61
MIN/MAX RH                   46          93          53         100          53
RH               93 72 54 46 55 72 76 82 93 74 57 54 63 87 93100100 84 65 53 58
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          6 10 13 13 11 10  9  6  5  8  9 10  8  5  5  5  3  6  9  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       60 43 27 34 42 48 54 54 54 59 66 73 81 84 92 94 90 79 48 16 19
POP 12HR                     30          30          30          80          30
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.06        0.06        1.03        0.09
RAIN SHWRS       SC       IS IS SC SC SC IS IS SC SC NM NM  O  O SC SC
TSTMS            SC       IS IS SC SC SC IS IS SC SC NM NM  O  O SC SC
LAL               2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 24 28 12<10<10<10<10<10 75 94<10
T WIND DIR       NE SE SE  S  S SE SE  S  S  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD        3 17 17 20 21 16 14 11 10 12 23 23 14
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE          WED 08/23/17 THU 08/24/17 FRI 08/25/17 SAT 08/26/17
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       56      80      57      80      59      80      61      81
TEMP          61 56 77 76 63 58 78 76 64 61 78 77 65 63 79 78
DEWPT         56 54 56 57 55 54 58 59 58 57 61 62 59 59 63 64
RH            84 93 48 52 75 86 50 56 81 87 56 60 81 87 58 62
PWIND DIR           N      NE       E      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       5       5       5      10

$$

KSZ012-202230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
547 AM CDT SUN AUG 20 2017

DATE             SUN 08/20/17            MON 08/21/17            TUE 08/22/17
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                      94          71          91          68          83
TEMP             72 80 90 94 88 80 77 75 71 80 89 91 86 75 72 70 68 73 80 83 78
DEWPT            68 71 71 71 71 70 68 68 70 72 73 72 73 71 69 69 68 70 67 62 61
MIN/MAX RH                   47          91          53         100          49
RH               87 74 54 47 57 72 74 79 97 77 59 54 65 87 90 97100 90 65 49 56
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          6 10 13 13 10 11  9  9  5  9 10 10  8  9  5  5  4  8 10  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       62 45 27 33 39 49 60 59 57 59 61 73 80 82 91 93 90 71 43 15 17
POP 12HR                     30          30          30          70          30
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.07        0.04        0.89        0.03
RAIN SHWRS       SC       IS IS SC SC SC IS IS SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS            SC       IS IS SC SC SC IS IS SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC
LAL               3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 27 22 28<10<10<10<10 10 29 85<10
T WIND DIR        W SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SW  S
T WIND SPD        5 13 21 20 23 19 20 11  9 14 18 21 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR


DATE          WED 08/23/17 THU 08/24/17 FRI 08/25/17 SAT 08/26/17
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       55      80      55      80      59      80      60      81
TEMP          61 55 77 76 61 57 78 76 64 61 78 77 66 61 79 78
DEWPT         55 53 55 57 55 53 57 60 58 56 61 62 59 58 63 63
RH            81 93 47 52 81 86 48 58 81 84 56 60 78 90 58 60
PWIND DIR           N      NE       E      SE      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       5       5       5       5

$$


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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