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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
403 AM CDT THU SEP 21 2017

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

DATE             THU 09/21/17            FRI 09/22/17            SAT 09/23/17
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                      90          71          89          67          88
TEMP             72 79 88 90 85 79 76 73 71 78 87 88 83 76 73 70 68 79 86 88 83
DEWPT            70 72 73 73 72 71 70 69 68 71 70 68 68 67 67 66 65 67 67 66 66
MIN/MAX RH                   58          91          52          93          48
RH               93 79 61 58 65 77 82 87 90 79 57 52 61 74 81 87 90 67 53 48 57
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          9 16 18 19 16 14 13 11  9 13 13 13 10  9  8  6  6 11 11 11  9
WIND GUST                                   25
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       61 45 29 27 27 19 25 32 20 22 10  6  8  6 25 14 23 10 29 24 20
POP 12HR                     10          10           5           5           5
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  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 13 27 36 17<10<10<10<10 12 45 46<10<10<10<10<10 13 56 54 32
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       18 27 28 33 33 27 25 20 17 21 24 24 20 16 12 10 10 18 19 18 21
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17
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       66      86      64      83      59      74      53      73
TEMP          72 67 85 80 70 65 82 77 65 60 73 70 59 54 71 70
DEWPT         65 64 65 65 63 63 66 65 62 59 62 58 56 53 55 55
RH            79 90 51 60 78 93 58 67 90 96 68 66 90 96 57 59
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S      NW      NW       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       5      10      50      60      70      30       5
RAIN SHWRS                      SC SC SC NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                           SC SC SC NM NM SC SC

$$

KSZ024-212215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
403 AM CDT THU SEP 21 2017

DATE             THU 09/21/17            FRI 09/22/17            SAT 09/23/17
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                      90          72          89          69          87
TEMP             71 78 87 90 85 79 76 74 72 78 87 89 83 76 74 71 70 78 85 87 82
DEWPT            69 71 72 72 72 71 69 69 68 70 70 69 69 68 67 66 65 67 67 66 66
MIN/MAX RH                   57          87          52          87          50
RH               93 79 61 56 65 77 79 84 87 76 57 52 63 76 79 84 84 69 55 50 58
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          8 12 16 18 14 12 11 10  9 12 14 13 11  9  8  8  6 11 12 13  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC SC FW SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW SC FW SC FW SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       65 55 43 31 26 23 31 33 25 26 10  8  9  9 29 15 27 21 34 22 27
POP 12HR                     10          10           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS
TSTMS
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  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 12 28 35 12<10<10<10<10<10 38 45<10<10<10<10<10 11 51 54 16
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       16 23 27 35 31 24 21 19 18 24 26 25 20 18 16 14 12 20 20 23 21
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17
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       67      85      65      81      59      72      53      73
TEMP          72 67 84 81 71 66 80 75 65 59 71 68 58 54 71 69
DEWPT         65 64 65 65 64 63 65 63 62 58 60 56 54 52 53 53
RH            79 90 53 58 79 90 60 66 90 96 68 65 86 93 53 57
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       W      NW       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            0       5      20      70      60      60      30       5
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC NM NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                        IS SC NM NM NM NM SC SC

$$

KSZ012-212215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
403 AM CDT THU SEP 21 2017

DATE             THU 09/21/17            FRI 09/22/17            SAT 09/23/17
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                      90          72          89          68          87
TEMP             71 79 87 90 84 78 76 73 72 78 86 89 82 75 74 70 69 77 85 87 81
DEWPT            70 71 73 73 73 72 70 69 68 71 71 70 70 68 67 66 66 68 68 67 67
MIN/MAX RH                   58          89          55          91          52
RH               97 77 63 58 70 82 82 87 87 79 61 54 67 79 79 87 90 74 57 52 63
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          8 12 14 18 14 12 12 10  8 11 12 13 10  8  6  6  5 10 11 12  8
WIND GUST                                   23 24
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC FW SC FW SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       63 54 39 30 25 17 37 35 26 26 11  8 10 11 29 16 26 21 31 20 28
POP 12HR                     10          10           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS
TSTMS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 13 30 38 23<10<10<10<10 11 38 44 19<10<10<10<10 12 54 53 24
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       16 23 27 35 34 24 23 19 16 23 26 26 25 14 13 11 10 18 20 23 21
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17
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       66      85      64      81      58      71      51      72
TEMP          71 66 84 80 70 65 80 75 63 59 70 67 56 53 70 68
DEWPT         65 64 67 66 64 63 66 65 61 57 60 57 54 51 54 54
RH            81 93 57 62 81 93 62 71 93 93 71 70 93 93 57 61
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       W      NW       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            5       5      20      70      60      50      30       5
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                        IS SC NM NM SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-212215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
403 AM CDT THU SEP 21 2017

DATE             THU 09/21/17            FRI 09/22/17            SAT 09/23/17
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                      90          72          89          69          87
TEMP             70 79 88 90 84 79 77 74 72 79 87 89 82 76 74 71 70 78 85 87 81
DEWPT            69 71 73 73 73 71 70 69 69 71 72 71 70 69 68 67 66 69 68 67 68
MIN/MAX RH                   57          89          56          90          52
RH               97 77 61 58 70 77 79 84 90 77 61 56 67 79 82 87 87 74 57 52 65
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          8 12 14 18 14 12 13 11 10 13 14 14 11  9  9  9  6 11 12 13  9
WIND GUST                                      25
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       64 53 33 29 26 17 40 39 28 26 10  8 10 11 28 16 24 20 29 18 27
POP 12HR                     10           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS
TSTMS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 12 20 40 18<10<10<10<10 12 38 45<10<10<10<10<10 13 57 55<10
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       12 19 25 35 32 23 21 18 17 23 26 25 20 16 16 14 13 20 20 21 17
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR


DATE          SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17
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       66      85      64      80      58      71      52      72
TEMP          71 66 84 80 70 65 79 74 63 58 70 67 57 53 70 68
DEWPT         66 64 68 67 64 63 67 65 61 57 60 57 54 51 54 54
RH            84 93 59 65 81 93 67 74 93 96 71 70 90 93 57 61
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SW      NW      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            5      10      30      70      60      50      30       5
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                        SC SC NM NM SC 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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