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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
358 AM CST WED DEC 6 2017

KSZ058-062215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
358 AM CST WED DEC 6 2017

DATE             WED 12/06/17            THU 12/07/17            FRI 12/08/17
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          20          32          16          45
TEMP             29 34 46 46 38 33 28 23 20 21 29 32 24 19 17 17 17 25 39 45 36
DEWPT            18 22 23 21 21 20 17 12 11 11  7  6  6  5  6  6  8 13 19 24 23
MIN/MAX RH                   37          68          33          67          41
RH               63 61 40 37 50 58 63 62 67 65 39 33 45 54 61 61 67 60 44 43 59
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W NW
WIND SPD          8 10 17 19 12  9 13 11  9 11 11  9  5  4  4  5  6  8 12 12  6
WIND GUST              27
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       10 11 12 27 41 34 27 19 11 12  7  5  8 13 20 17 40 57 43 23 33
POP 12HR                      0           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 66 67<10<10<10<10<10 18 35 46<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 28<10
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW  N NW  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W NW
T WIND SPD       16 17 29 28 24 18 26 21 18 23 17 14 11  9  9 13 13 13 21 21 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE               SAT 12/09/17  SUN 12/10/17  MON 12/11/17  TUE 12/12/17
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       25    46      25    54      31    53      29    48
TEMP          28   25 41 36 28   26 48 44 34   31 49 43 33   29 44 39
DEWPT         22   22 22 21 20   21 24 25 24   22 26 26 25   25 26 22
RH            78   88 46 54 71   81 39 47 66   69 40 51 72   85 49 50
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W     W       W    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC FW FW CL   CL CL CL FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5    10

$$

KSZ024-062215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
358 AM CST WED DEC 6 2017

DATE             WED 12/06/17            THU 12/07/17            FRI 12/08/17
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                      44          19          31          19          43
TEMP             31 34 43 43 37 31 26 23 20 20 27 31 24 20 19 20 20 26 38 43 35
DEWPT            23 24 24 22 22 18 12 11  9  8  4  3  4  4  5  7  9 15 21 22 21
MIN/MAX RH                   41          64          29          67          43
RH               72 66 47 43 54 58 55 59 62 59 37 30 41 49 54 56 62 62 50 43 56
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW  W  W NW NW
WIND SPD          8 11 18 17 12 11 13 12 10 11 10  9  5  4  5  5  6  8 11 13  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       20 30 39 49 59 42 25 18 12 13  9  6 10 21 21 28 56 67 49 27 36
POP 12HR                     10          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SPRINKLES                 SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 55 68<10 29 16<10<10 20 36 40<10<10<10<10<10<10 12 23<10
T WIND DIR       NW  W NW NW NW  N  N NW NW  N  N NW  W  W  W SW SW SW  W  W NW
T WIND SPD       16 17 28 27 21 27 27 24 20 23 16 13 11 11 13 12 12 14 18 21 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR EX GD PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               SAT 12/09/17  SUN 12/10/17  MON 12/11/17  TUE 12/12/17
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       24    43      24    52      31    50      28    45
TEMP          27   25 36 35 27   24 45 44 35   31 46 43 33   28 40 36
DEWPT         21   21 19 19 19   20 23 22 22   22 25 24 24   24 24 18
RH            78   84 50 52 71   84 41 41 59   69 43 47 69   85 52 47
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W     W       W    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW CL FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5    30
RAIN SHWRS                                                      SC
SNOWSHWRS                                                       SC

$$

KSZ012-062215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
358 AM CST WED DEC 6 2017

DATE             WED 12/06/17            THU 12/07/17            FRI 12/08/17
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          18          31          18          42
TEMP             31 35 43 42 35 29 24 22 18 19 26 31 22 18 18 18 19 25 37 42 34
DEWPT            25 25 25 22 21 15 12 10  8  7  5  4  5  5  5  8 10 16 22 23 22
MIN/MAX RH                   45          66          31          72          46
RH               78 66 49 44 56 55 60 59 64 59 40 31 47 56 56 64 67 68 54 46 61
WIND DIR          W NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW  W  W NW NW
WIND SPD          9 12 18 17 13 13 13 13 10 10  9  9  4  4  4  5  5  8 11 12  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       27 34 41 52 63 42 21 18 14 13  9  6 11 25 23 32 60 68 51 30 39
POP 12HR                     10          10           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SPRINKLES              SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 52 66 10 31 26 24 21 20 36 40<10<10<10<10<10<10 10 27<10
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W NW
T WIND SPD       16 18 28 28 25 31 29 27 25 23 16 13  9  9 11 12 11 12 17 21 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX FR EX EX GD GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               SAT 12/09/17  SUN 12/10/17  MON 12/11/17  TUE 12/12/17
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       23    42      23    51      30    49      27    43
TEMP          26   23 37 33 25   23 45 41 32   30 45 39 30   27 40 33
DEWPT         21   20 20 20 20   20 24 23 22   22 27 25 25   23 24 18
RH            81   88 50 58 81   88 43 48 66   72 49 57 81   85 52 53
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W     W       W    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW CL FW FW   FW SC SC B1   SC B1 SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       5    40
RAIN SHWRS                                                      SC
SNOWSHWRS                                                       SC

$$

KSZ012-062215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
358 AM CST WED DEC 6 2017

DATE             WED 12/06/17            THU 12/07/17            FRI 12/08/17
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          18          30          18          41
TEMP             31 35 43 41 34 29 24 21 19 18 26 30 21 18 18 18 19 24 36 41 33
DEWPT            25 26 26 23 20 15 12 11  9  7  5  5  5  6  6  9 11 17 22 23 23
MIN/MAX RH                   47          66          34          77          48
RH               78 69 51 48 56 55 60 65 64 61 40 34 49 59 59 67 70 74 56 48 66
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW
WIND SPD          9 12 17 17 14 14 14 13 11 11 10 10  5  5  5  6  6  8 11 12  8
WIND GUST              27 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       29 38 47 56 65 42 19 17 16 15  9  7 13 27 24 35 62 70 53 35 42
POP 12HR                     10          10           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SPRINKLES              SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 57 62 32 29 19 24 22 21 35 38<10<10<10<10<10<10 11 28<10
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW
T WIND SPD       18 20 29 29 26 32 28 27 27 24 17 14 11 10 11 14 13 13 16 21 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX EX EX GD GD GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               SAT 12/09/17  SUN 12/10/17  MON 12/11/17  TUE 12/12/17
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       23    40      23    50      29    47      26    43
TEMP          26   24 36 30 24   23 43 40 32   29 43 38 29   26 38 32
DEWPT         21   20 19 19 20   20 24 24 23   23 27 26 25   23 23 17
RH            81   84 50 63 84   88 47 52 69   78 53 62 85   88 54 53
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W     W       W    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC B1   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5      10    40
SNOWSHWRS                                                       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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