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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
334 AM CDT SAT MAY 20 2017

KSZ058-202215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
334 AM CDT SAT MAY 20 2017

DATE             SAT 05/20/17            SUN 05/21/17            MON 05/22/17
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                      65          44          71          52          71
TEMP          59 55 59 64 65 61 53 48 46 45 59 65 70 69 58 54 53 53 63 67 70 69
DEWPT         58 53 53 52 50 47 45 42 41 42 46 48 49 50 49 49 49 51 56 57 57 56
MIN/MAX RH                   57          93          46          93          59
RH            96 93 80 65 58 60 74 80 83 89 62 54 47 51 72 83 86 93 78 70 63 63
WIND DIR      SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW SE  S  S  S SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD      13 12 14 14 16 13  8  5  6  5  8  8  8  5  3  4  4  4  8  8 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    93 87 73 59 52 49 24  6  4  9  8 13 18 26 33 46 68 81 77 84 79 81
POP 12HR                     20           5           5          20          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01        0.14
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS                                        IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS                                              SC SC SC SC SC
LAL            3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4
HAINES         3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10 13 25 35 42 43<10<10<10<10 23 32 40 31<10<10<10<10<10 24 35 24
T WIND DIR    SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW  W  W SE  S  S  S  S SW  W SE
T WIND SPD    26 19 24 26 24 26 11  8 11 12 16 13  9  4  5 10 10  9 14 10  6  9
SMOKE DISP    PR FR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE          TUE 05/23/17 WED 05/24/17 THU 05/25/17 FRI 05/26/17
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       52      66      46      67      48      75      56      79
TEMP          58 52 64 63 51 47 63 65 52 49 70 73 60 57 75 76
DEWPT         55 51 51 47 45 43 46 46 45 44 51 55 54 54 58 59
RH            90 96 63 56 80 86 54 50 77 83 51 53 81 90 55 56
PWIND DIR          SW      NW      NW       N      SW       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           50      30      10       5       0       0       5      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC    SC IS                            IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC    IS                               IS IS

$$

KSZ024-202215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
334 AM CDT SAT MAY 20 2017

DATE             SAT 05/20/17            SUN 05/21/17            MON 05/22/17
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                      63          43          69          51          71
TEMP          58 53 55 61 62 60 53 48 45 44 57 63 68 67 58 53 51 53 63 69 71 69
DEWPT         57 53 51 50 48 44 43 41 41 41 43 45 44 46 46 47 47 50 54 54 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   55          93          41          88          58
RH            96100 86 67 60 55 69 77 86 89 59 52 42 47 64 80 86 89 72 59 57 59
WIND DIR      SE SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW  W  S SW SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD      12 11 13 14 16 13  9  9  8  6 10 10 10  6  2  4  4  5  9  9 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    94 89 79 68 66 67 37  9  9 18 12 16 19 23 23 39 61 77 81 82 78 78
POP 12HR                     30           5           0          30          60
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.01        0.37
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC                                        SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
TSTMS         IS IS                                              SC SC NM NM SC
LAL            4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4
HAINES         3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 23 39 50 47 22<10<10<10 27 37 44 40<10<10<10<10 24 41 45 21
T WIND DIR    SE SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  W SW  S  S SW  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD    24 19 25 26 26 29 25 14 13 12 21 17 13  9  5 10 11  9  6 16 27 18
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD EX EX EX GD PR PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD


DATE          TUE 05/23/17 WED 05/24/17 THU 05/25/17 FRI 05/26/17
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       52      65      47      67      49      75      56      79
TEMP          57 52 64 62 51 48 63 65 53 50 71 73 61 57 75 75
DEWPT         54 50 48 44 43 42 43 42 44 44 50 53 53 52 55 57
RH            90 93 56 52 74 80 48 43 71 80 47 49 75 83 50 54
PWIND DIR           W      NW      NW       N      SW       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR           50      40       5      10       0       0       5      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS SC                               IS SC
TSTMS         SC SC    IS                               IS SC

$$

KSZ012-202215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
334 AM CDT SAT MAY 20 2017

DATE             SAT 05/20/17            SUN 05/21/17            MON 05/22/17
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                      63          44          69          51          71
TEMP          55 53 55 61 63 61 53 48 46 44 57 63 68 67 57 51 51 52 63 69 71 68
DEWPT         54 53 52 51 49 45 43 41 41 41 43 44 44 45 46 46 45 49 55 55 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   56          91          40          90          56
RH            96100 90 70 60 56 69 77 83 89 59 50 42 45 67 83 80 89 75 61 57 61
WIND DIR      SE  S SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD      11 10 12 14 14 13 10 10  9  6 11 11 10  6  2  3  4  5  9 10 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    94 90 82 74 71 71 44 16 11 21 18 19 24 19 20 26 45 66 70 78 74 75
POP 12HR                     30           5           0          20          50
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0        0.28
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC                                        IS IS SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS         IS IS                                              SC SC SC SC SC
LAL            4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4
HAINES         3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 18 43 54 49 38 21 16<10 32 42 51 47<10<10<10<10 30 38 44 25
T WIND DIR    SE  S SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  W SW SW  S SW NW  S SW  S
T WIND SPD    20 19 23 26 27 28 26 23 20 17 24 21 16 10  5 10 11 13  3 20 27 21
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD EX EX EX EX GD FR FR EX EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR EX EX GD


DATE          TUE 05/23/17 WED 05/24/17 THU 05/25/17 FRI 05/26/17
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       52      65      47      67      48      76      56      78
TEMP          57 52 64 62 51 48 64 65 52 49 71 74 61 57 74 74
DEWPT         53 50 48 44 43 42 43 43 44 44 50 53 53 51 55 57
RH            86 93 56 52 74 80 46 45 74 83 47 48 75 80 51 55
PWIND DIR           W      NW      NW       N      SW       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR           60      30       5      10       0       0       5      30
RAIN SHWRS    NM SC IS SC                                  SC
TSTMS         SC IS    IS                                  SC

$$

KSZ012-202215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
334 AM CDT SAT MAY 20 2017

DATE             SAT 05/20/17            SUN 05/21/17            MON 05/22/17
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                      64          43          68          51          72
TEMP          54 54 56 62 64 62 55 47 45 45 56 62 67 67 57 52 51 52 63 68 72 68
DEWPT         53 53 53 52 49 45 44 42 41 41 43 43 43 44 45 45 46 48 54 54 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   53          93          40          87          55
RH            96 96 90 70 58 54 66 83 86 86 62 50 42 43 64 77 83 86 72 61 55 61
WIND DIR      SE SE SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD      11 11 12 14 16 14 11 10 10  9 13 13 12  8  3  4  5  6 11 11 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    96 92 84 77 75 73 55 25 17 25 24 22 26 17 16 19 34 58 63 76 71 74
POP 12HR                     30           5           0          10          40
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0        0.22
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC                                              SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS         IS IS                                              SC SC SC SC SC
LAL            4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4
HAINES         3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 18 41 55 50 47 15 17 13 32 41 51 48<10<10<10<10 26 33 38 23
T WIND DIR    SE  S SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  W SW  S SW SW SW  S SW  S
T WIND SPD    20 21 23 26 25 27 25 20 21 19 25 24 18 11  6 10 13 16 11 23 26 21
SMOKE DISP    PR FR GD EX EX EX EX FR GD FR EX EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          TUE 05/23/17 WED 05/24/17 THU 05/25/17 FRI 05/26/17
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       52      65      47      67      49      76      56      78
TEMP          57 52 64 62 51 48 64 66 52 50 71 74 60 57 74 75
DEWPT         53 50 47 44 43 43 43 44 44 44 50 53 53 51 54 56
RH            86 93 54 52 74 83 46 45 74 80 47 48 78 80 50 52
PWIND DIR           W      NW      NW       N      SW       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR           60      30       5       5       0       0       0      30
RAIN SHWRS    NM SC IS SC                                  SC
TSTMS         SC IS    IS                                  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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