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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
414 AM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

KSZ058-222215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
414 AM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

DATE             SAT 04/22/17            SUN 04/23/17            MON 04/24/17
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                      59          37          68          44          72
TEMP             44 49 55 59 57 48 43 40 37 53 63 68 64 52 48 46 45 57 67 72 70
DEWPT            40 41 40 39 40 39 38 35 33 39 38 39 41 40 40 40 39 43 45 48 49
MIN/MAX RH                   47          85          34          82          42
RH               86 74 57 47 53 71 82 82 85 59 39 34 43 63 74 79 79 59 45 42 47
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         12 13 16 16 12  5  4  6  4  3  4  8  8  6  8  9 11 19 21 20 16
WIND GUST                                                           32 34 33
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B1 B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL FW FW SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       96 89 79 68 58 12  1  0  2  1  1  0  2  7  4  2 11 17 30 16 27
POP 12HR                     30           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT          22 32 62 63<10<10<10<10<10 25 34 39 24<10<10<10<10 16 26 36 40
T WIND DIR       NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       23 24 27 27 19 12 11 11  6  4  1  9 12 10 12 17 23 37 35 35 31
SMOKE DISP       GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 04/25/17 WED 04/26/17 THU 04/27/17 FRI 04/28/17
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      72      49      68      52      70      52      69
TEMP          58 52 68 69 56 49 63 66 55 52 66 68 58 52 63 66
DEWPT         49 48 53 53 50 46 48 48 48 50 55 55 53 52 53 53
RH            72 86 59 57 80 89 58 52 77 93 68 63 83100 70 63
PWIND DIR           S      SE       N       N       E      SE       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR           20      10      20      10      40      60      50      40
RAIN SHWRS       IS    IS IS             SC NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                             SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-222215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
414 AM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

DATE             SAT 04/22/17            SUN 04/23/17            MON 04/24/17
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                      62          38          69          45          73
TEMP             46 52 59 62 59 49 45 41 38 55 65 69 66 55 50 46 46 58 67 73 70
DEWPT            38 39 37 35 36 37 36 34 33 38 37 38 39 40 39 39 39 42 44 47 49
MIN/MAX RH                   37          82          32          79          40
RH               73 61 44 36 42 63 70 76 82 53 35 32 37 57 66 76 76 55 43 40 47
WIND DIR          N  N NE NE  N  N  N  N NW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          9 12 14 14  8  4  2  3  2  3  6 10 10  9  9  9 11 18 20 20 16
WIND GUST                                                           31 34 31
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       84 73 70 48 26  6  0  0  1  0  1  1  4 12 15  4 17 20 36 27 31
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 40 62 64<10<10<10<10<10 25 36 40 29<10<10<10<10 16 25 46 45
T WIND DIR        N NE NE NE  N NE NE NE  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       14 25 23 23 14 11  6  4  1  4  5 13 18 16 17 18 20 37 35 35 29
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 04/25/17 WED 04/26/17 THU 04/27/17 FRI 04/28/17
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      70      47      65      50      66      51      67
TEMP          58 52 67 68 55 47 61 63 53 50 61 63 56 51 60 65
DEWPT         49 49 52 51 48 44 45 46 45 47 51 52 51 50 51 52
RH            72 89 59 54 77 89 56 54 74 89 70 67 83 96 72 63
PWIND DIR           S       E       N       N       E      SE      SE      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           30      20      20      10      30      70      70      30
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS IS IS IS          SC SC NM NM SC SC SC
TSTMS                                             NM SC SC IS

$$

KSZ012-222215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
414 AM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

DATE             SAT 04/22/17            SUN 04/23/17            MON 04/24/17
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          38          69          46          73
TEMP             45 54 60 63 61 50 45 41 38 54 64 69 66 55 50 47 47 58 68 73 71
DEWPT            39 40 37 35 36 36 36 34 33 38 38 39 40 40 40 39 39 43 45 47 49
MIN/MAX RH                   35          82          33          76          40
RH               79 59 42 35 39 58 70 76 82 54 38 33 38 57 68 74 74 57 43 40 46
WIND DIR          N  N NE NE NE  N  N NW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          9 11 14 14 10  3  2  2  2  4  6 10  9  8  8  9 11 17 19 18 13
WIND GUST                                                           31 33 29 24
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       77 64 57 41 21  6  0  0  1  0  1  1  4 10 18  5 20 23 39 34 34
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 58 68 68 49<10<10<10<10 26 36 41 30<10<10<10<10 18 28 48 49
T WIND DIR        N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       14 24 23 21 19  8  5  2  3  5  6 14 18 12 14 18 21 37 36 35 31
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 04/25/17 WED 04/26/17 THU 04/27/17 FRI 04/28/17
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       53      70      47      64      50      65      51      67
TEMP          59 53 67 68 55 47 61 62 52 50 60 64 54 51 62 65
DEWPT         49 49 51 50 48 43 45 45 44 46 50 52 50 50 52 52
RH            69 86 56 52 77 86 56 54 74 86 69 65 86 96 70 63
PWIND DIR           S       E       N       N       E       E      SE      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           40      30      20      10      30      70      70      40
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS SC IS IS          SC SC NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                                             NM NM SC IS

$$

KSZ012-222215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
414 AM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

DATE             SAT 04/22/17            SUN 04/23/17            MON 04/24/17
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          39          69          47          73
TEMP             44 54 61 63 61 51 45 42 39 55 64 69 66 56 51 49 48 59 69 73 71
DEWPT            39 41 36 35 37 37 36 35 34 38 38 39 41 40 40 39 39 43 44 47 49
MIN/MAX RH                   34          83          33          74          39
RH               82 61 39 35 41 59 70 76 82 53 38 33 40 55 66 68 71 55 40 40 46
WIND DIR          N  N NE NE NE  N NW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6 10 13 13  8  3  2  3  3  5  8 10 10  8  9 10 12 18 20 20 14
WIND GUST                                                           32 33 31
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       69 55 48 38 16  6  0  1  1  0  1  2  5  8 17  7 22 25 42 39 39
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 52 68 67 50<10<10<10<10 28 36 40 27<10<10<10<10 19 29 46 50
T WIND DIR        N NE NE NE NE  N NW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       14 21 21 20 18  6  3  6  6  6  6 14 18 16 16 17 20 36 36 36 32
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          TUE 04/25/17 WED 04/26/17 THU 04/27/17 FRI 04/28/17
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       53      68      47      64      50      63      51      68
TEMP          59 53 66 66 53 47 61 63 53 50 59 63 54 51 63 66
DEWPT         49 50 52 51 47 43 45 46 44 45 50 51 50 50 52 53
RH            69 89 61 58 80 86 56 54 71 83 72 65 86 96 67 63
PWIND DIR           S       E       N       N       E       E      SE      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           30      30      30      10      30      70      70      40
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC IS SC          SC SC NM NM NM SC IS
TSTMS                                             NM NM 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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