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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
402 AM CDT TUE OCT 17 2017

KSZ058-172215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
402 AM CDT TUE OCT 17 2017

DATE             TUE 10/17/17            WED 10/18/17            THU 10/19/17
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                      72          49          76          49          77
TEMP          46 44 56 67 72 62 56 52 50 51 57 70 76 66 59 54 51 49 60 73 77 67
DEWPT         41 41 43 45 45 47 47 46 45 44 44 46 47 49 49 49 48 46 47 50 50 52
MIN/MAX RH                   37          83          36          89          38
RH            83 89 62 45 38 58 72 80 83 77 62 42 36 54 69 83 89 89 62 44 39 59
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       8  6 11 14 13  8  8  8  8 10 13 14 13  8  6  5  5  5  6 10 11  8
WIND GUST           23                      26 25
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    41  4  1  1  3  1  1  5  1  2  3 12  8 11  9 11  4 11  4 11 15 18
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           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  1
HAINES         5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  6  6
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 22 27<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 25<10<10<10<10<10<10 13 19<10
T WIND DIR     S  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 14 19 24 21 14 16 14 14 17 23 23 23 12 12 11 10 11 11 14 19 13
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE          FRI 10/20/17 SAT 10/21/17 SUN 10/22/17 MON 10/23/17
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       55      76      62      74      50      69      49      69
TEMP          58 55 75 68 63 63 74 69 57 51 68 63 54 50 68 62
DEWPT         52 51 56 56 57 59 63 58 49 44 42 42 42 42 43 43
RH            80 86 52 65 81 87 69 68 75 77 39 46 64 74 40 50
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SW      NW      NW       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0      10      20      70      50       5      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC NM SC SC
TSTMS                        IS SC NM SC SC

$$

KSZ024-172215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
402 AM CDT TUE OCT 17 2017

DATE             TUE 10/17/17            WED 10/18/17            THU 10/19/17
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                      73          49          75          48          77
TEMP          49 46 55 69 73 64 57 53 50 50 57 70 75 66 58 54 50 48 58 73 77 69
DEWPT         41 40 43 44 44 45 46 47 45 45 44 45 46 48 49 48 47 46 47 50 48 51
MIN/MAX RH                   35          86          35          93          36
RH            74 79 64 40 35 50 67 80 83 83 62 41 36 52 72 80 89 93 67 44 36 53
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  5  9 12 11  6  6  6  6  9 11 12 11  6  4  3  2  3  4  8 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)     5  3  1  1  1  5  7  8  2  2  2 13  7 10  3  5  2  8  2  8  3 11
POP 12HR                      0           0           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  1
HAINES         5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 21 26<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 25<10<10<10<10<10<10 14 22<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    13 14 16 21 20 13 13 13 13 16 20 20 20 11  9  6  4  3  5 10 17 14
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD PR


DATE          FRI 10/20/17 SAT 10/21/17 SUN 10/22/17 MON 10/23/17
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       55      76      62      73      49      67      49      67
TEMP          59 56 74 69 64 63 73 66 56 50 66 62 54 50 66 62
DEWPT         51 51 55 55 56 59 60 54 45 41 41 40 40 41 41 40
RH            75 83 51 61 75 87 64 65 66 71 40 44 59 71 40 44
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SW      NW       W       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0      10      30      60      40       5       0      10
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC NM SC IS
TSTMS                        SC SC NM SC IS

$$

KSZ012-172215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
402 AM CDT TUE OCT 17 2017

DATE             TUE 10/17/17            WED 10/18/17            THU 10/19/17
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                      73          49          75          47          77
TEMP          49 46 56 69 73 64 57 53 50 50 57 70 75 66 58 53 50 47 59 73 77 68
DEWPT         40 40 43 44 44 46 47 47 46 45 45 47 47 49 48 47 46 46 47 52 49 51
MIN/MAX RH                   35          89          37          95          37
RH            71 79 62 40 35 52 69 80 86 83 64 44 37 54 69 80 86 96 64 48 37 54
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  E SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  6 10 11 11  6  6  6  6  8 11 11 11  4  3  3  2  2  4  6  9  6
WIND GUST              21
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)     0  2  1  1  1  6 11  9  5  2  3 13  7  7  2  4  2  6  2  7  3  8
POP 12HR                      0           0           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  1
HAINES         5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 20 27<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 26<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 20<10
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NE SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    14 14 18 20 20 12 13 13 12 13 21 19 19  8  6  6  4  3  5  9 14 11
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR


DATE          FRI 10/20/17 SAT 10/21/17 SUN 10/22/17 MON 10/23/17
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       55      76      61      73      49      67      48      68
TEMP          58 56 74 69 64 62 73 66 56 50 66 62 54 49 67 62
DEWPT         51 51 56 55 56 58 60 54 45 41 41 41 40 40 41 40
RH            77 83 53 61 75 87 64 65 66 71 40 46 59 71 39 44
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SW      NW       W       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0      10      30      50      50       5       0      10
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                        SC SC SC SC IS

$$

KSZ012-172215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
402 AM CDT TUE OCT 17 2017

DATE             TUE 10/17/17            WED 10/18/17            THU 10/19/17
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                      73          50          75          46          77
TEMP          50 47 57 69 73 64 57 54 52 51 58 70 75 66 58 52 49 46 58 73 77 69
DEWPT         41 41 44 46 46 47 47 47 46 46 45 47 47 49 48 48 46 45 47 52 49 52
MIN/MAX RH                   37          86          37          96          37
RH            71 79 62 44 38 54 69 77 80 83 62 44 37 54 69 86 89 96 67 48 37 55
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  E SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD       8  8 11 12 11  8  8  9  9 10 12 13 12  6  4  3  2  3  4  8 10  8
WIND GUST                                   23
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)     0  1  1  1  1  4  3 12  6  2  2 13  6  5  2  3  2  6  2  6  3  6
POP 12HR                      0           0           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  1
HAINES         5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 21 27<10<10<10<10<10<10 20 25<10<10<10<10<10<10 17 21<10
T WIND DIR     S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NE SE SE  S  S
T WIND SPD    16 17 19 21 20 16 17 17 18 18 20 21 20 12 10  8  4  6  9  9 14 16
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


DATE          FRI 10/20/17 SAT 10/21/17 SUN 10/22/17 MON 10/23/17
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       55      77      61      74      49      67      49      67
TEMP          58 56 75 69 63 62 74 66 56 50 66 62 54 50 66 62
DEWPT         51 51 55 56 56 58 59 54 45 42 42 41 41 41 42 41
RH            77 83 50 63 78 87 59 65 66 74 42 46 61 71 42 46
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SW      NW       W       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0      10      20      60      50       5       0       5
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC NM SC IS
TSTMS                        IS SC 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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