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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
425 AM CDT WED APR 19 2017

KSZ058-192215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
425 AM CDT WED APR 19 2017

DATE             WED 04/19/17            THU 04/20/17            FRI 04/21/17
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                      81          54          67          49          58
TEMP             61 71 78 80 76 70 67 61 55 57 62 66 65 56 52 50 49 54 56 58 55
DEWPT            58 62 63 62 61 60 60 56 51 48 48 48 48 47 47 45 44 46 46 46 46
MIN/MAX RH                   55          86          50          87          66
RH               90 73 60 54 60 71 78 84 86 72 60 52 54 72 83 83 83 74 69 64 72
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE
WIND SPD          9 17 21 23 18 12  9  9 11 12 10 10  8  6  6  6  9 11 16 17 16
WIND GUST           29 34 35 29 26                                     28 31 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       54 53 27 37 52 77 89 85 75 61 42 22 31 39 55 60 81 95 97 98 99
POP 12HR                      5          80          20          20          70
QPF 12HR                      0        0.56        0.02           0        0.47
RAIN SHWRS                      SC  O NM IS IS             IS IS NM NM NM NM  O
TSTMS                           SC  O NM    IS                         IS SC IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 17 21 29 29<10 18 22 22 22 28 32 27
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD       25 34 37 41 33 21 20 20 19 19 18 14 13
SMOKE DISP       FR GD EX EX EX PR GD GD GD GD GD GD GD


DATE          SAT 04/22/17 SUN 04/23/17 MON 04/24/17 TUE 04/25/17
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       45      58      41      67      46      72      51      75
TEMP          49 45 54 57 46 42 61 64 50 47 67 70 58 52 70 72
DEWPT         45 42 41 40 38 37 42 44 41 40 46 49 47 46 50 53
RH            86 89 61 53 73 82 49 48 71 76 47 47 67 80 49 51
PWIND DIR          NE       N       N      NE       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW
POP 12HR           80      40       5       0       0       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS     O  O SC
TSTMS         IS

$$

KSZ024-192215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
425 AM CDT WED APR 19 2017

DATE             WED 04/19/17            THU 04/20/17            FRI 04/21/17
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                      81          51          66          47          59
TEMP             62 69 77 79 76 70 64 54 51 53 61 65 64 54 51 48 48 54 58 59 56
DEWPT            58 61 62 62 60 60 58 47 46 45 45 46 46 44 44 43 42 44 43 44 43
MIN/MAX RH                   54          83          48          89          57
RH               87 76 60 56 58 71 81 77 83 74 56 50 52 69 77 83 80 69 57 57 62
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE
WIND SPD          6 14 19 20 16 10  9 11 11 12 10  9  8  5  4  5  6 10 13 14 13
WIND GUST           25 32 32                                              25
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC B1 OV B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       60 64 40 37 68 89 79 59 60 46 25 11  6 18 37 47 68 77 86 85 96
POP 12HR                     10          70           5           5          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.52           0           0        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                   SC NM SC IS                         IS IS SC SC NM
TSTMS                        SC NM SC IS
LAL               1  1  2  2  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  4  4  3  3  4  4  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 12 25 35 54 15 19 25 23 25 29 34 31
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       19 27 37 39 35 24 29 24 20 20 16 13 12
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX GD GD GD GD GD GD GD GD


DATE          SAT 04/22/17 SUN 04/23/17 MON 04/24/17 TUE 04/25/17
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       45      59      40      67      47      72      51      72
TEMP          49 45 54 58 45 41 63 65 51 48 66 70 57 51 68 71
DEWPT         44 41 39 38 37 37 40 42 40 40 44 48 47 46 48 50
RH            83 86 57 47 73 85 43 43 66 74 45 45 69 83 49 47
PWIND DIR          NE      NE       N      NE       S       S      SW       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           70      30       5       0       0       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM SC

$$

KSZ012-192215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
425 AM CDT WED APR 19 2017

DATE             WED 04/19/17            THU 04/20/17            FRI 04/21/17
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                      81          50          65          46          60
TEMP             62 68 77 80 76 69 62 53 50 52 60 64 63 54 50 48 46 54 58 60 57
DEWPT            59 61 62 62 61 60 55 47 45 44 45 46 45 44 43 43 42 44 44 44 43
MIN/MAX RH                   54          83          49          87          55
RH               90 78 60 54 60 73 78 80 83 74 58 52 52 69 77 83 86 69 59 55 59
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE  E NE  E  E  E  E NE
WIND SPD          6 13 19 20 16 10  9 10 10 11 10  9  6  4  3  3  5  8 11 13 11
WIND GUST           25 32 33 26
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       62 64 48 41 67 86 70 58 56 46 25 13  6 15 30 43 68 74 83 81 92
POP 12HR                     20          70           5           5          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.45           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS          SC NM SC IS                               SC SC NM
TSTMS            IS          SC NM SC IS
LAL               1  1  2  2  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 12 23 37 54 19 23 26 24 28 33 38 33
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       17 26 37 40 35 24 31 23 20 20 16 13 11
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX EX GD EX GD GD GD GD GD GD


DATE          SAT 04/22/17 SUN 04/23/17 MON 04/24/17 TUE 04/25/17
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       45      59      40      68      46      72      50      72
TEMP          49 45 55 58 45 41 64 65 50 47 66 70 57 50 67 70
DEWPT         43 40 39 39 37 36 41 42 40 40 44 49 47 46 48 50
RH            80 82 55 49 73 82 43 43 68 76 45 47 69 86 50 49
PWIND DIR          NE      NE       N       E       S       S      SW       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           60      20       5       0       0       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM IS

$$

KSZ012-192215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
425 AM CDT WED APR 19 2017

DATE             WED 04/19/17            THU 04/20/17            FRI 04/21/17
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                      79          50          65          46          60
TEMP             63 69 76 78 76 67 62 53 51 52 59 64 63 55 51 48 47 54 58 60 58
DEWPT            60 61 62 62 62 60 55 47 46 45 45 46 46 44 44 42 41 45 43 44 43
MIN/MAX RH                   57          83          49          89          55
RH               90 76 62 58 62 78 78 80 83 77 60 52 54 66 77 80 79 71 57 55 57
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NE  E NE  E  E  E  E NE
WIND SPD          6 13 20 21 17 11 10 11 13 13 11 10  6  3  4  4  5  9 11 13 11
WIND GUST           25 33 34 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC B2 B2 B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       64 62 54 45 68 83 66 61 58 52 27 13  6  9 24 40 70 72 81 78 89
POP 12HR                     20          70           5           5          20
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.50           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS          NM NM SC                                  IS IS SC
TSTMS            IS          NM NM SC
LAL               2  2  3  3  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 19 37 53 20 25 27 22 28 36 40 35
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       16 24 31 35 35 24 31 25 20 21 17 14 11
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX EX GD EX EX GD GD GD GD GD


DATE          SAT 04/22/17 SUN 04/23/17 MON 04/24/17 TUE 04/25/17
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       45      60      41      68      47      71      51      72
TEMP          49 45 56 59 47 42 65 66 51 47 66 69 58 51 69 71
DEWPT         43 41 39 39 37 37 41 43 41 40 45 49 47 46 49 50
RH            80 86 53 47 68 82 41 43 68 76 47 49 67 83 49 47
PWIND DIR          NE      NE       N       S       S       S      SW       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR           50      20       5       0       0       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS

$$


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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