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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
330 AM CST WED JAN 17 2018

KSZ058-172215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
330 AM CST WED JAN 17 2018

DATE             WED 01/17/18            THU 01/18/18            FRI 01/19/18
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      29          15          43          25          51
TEMP             -1  6 23 29 21 17 17 15 15 20 35 43 33 30 28 26 25 28 45 51 42
DEWPT            -2  2  8 10  9  7  7  7  8 11 18 23 21 21 20 21 20 23 27 32 30
MIN/MAX RH                   44          75          44          88          46
RH               95 83 52 44 59 64 64 70 73 67 49 45 61 69 71 81 81 81 49 48 62
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          1  6 10 11  8  9 10 10  9 11 12 11  9 10 11 10 10 11 17 14 14
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW CL FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  0  1  2  3  4  3  1  1  2  1  6  3  8  3  6  5  9  5 13
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
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 16 19<10<10<10<10<10<10 11 12<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 14<10
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        3 12 17 18 14 18 19 19 18 19 20 20 16 18 18 16 16 18 28 34 33
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE               SAT 01/20/18  SUN 01/21/18  MON 01/22/18  TUE 01/23/18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       35    57      42    53      29    45      28    46
TEMP          35   38 54 52 42   47 53 43 33   29 40 38 31   28 42 38
DEWPT         34   37 43 41 41   43 44 35 28   24 26 25 24   24 27 26
RH            96   96 66 66 96   86 71 73 82   81 57 59 75   85 55 62
PWIND DIR           S     S       S    SW       W     W      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC FW FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5     5      10    40      30     0       5     5
RAIN                                 C  C  C
SNOW                                       C

$$

KSZ024-172215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
330 AM CST WED JAN 17 2018

DATE             WED 01/17/18            THU 01/18/18            FRI 01/19/18
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      30          13          41          25          51
TEMP             -2  4 21 30 23 16 16 13 13 17 32 41 34 28 27 26 26 29 45 51 44
DEWPT            -3  1  8 11 10  8  8  7  8 11 19 25 22 22 21 21 20 23 27 31 28
MIN/MAX RH                   45          82          52          84          45
RH               95 87 56 44 57 70 70 76 80 77 58 52 61 78 78 81 78 78 49 46 53
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          2  6 11 11  8  8  8  6  6  8  9 10  8  6  8  6  8  9 11 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        0  3  5  4  3  3  4  3  1  1  4  4 10  5 12  3  8  6 11  7 20
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
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 16<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 11<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 11<10
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        4 13 19 18 16 14 17 16 16 14 17 14 14 13 14 13 14 18 21 24 26
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               SAT 01/20/18  SUN 01/21/18  MON 01/22/18  TUE 01/23/18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       31    53      36    48      26    41      24    42
TEMP          32   33 50 48 36   40 48 41 32   28 36 35 27   24 38 36
DEWPT         30   32 39 37 36   37 41 34 28   23 25 24 23   22 26 24
RH            92   96 66 65100   89 77 76 85   81 64 64 85   92 62 61
PWIND DIR           S     S       S     S       W     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     5      10    50      40     0       5     5
RAIN                                 C  C  C
SNOW                                       C    C

$$

KSZ012-172215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
330 AM CST WED JAN 17 2018

DATE             WED 01/17/18            THU 01/18/18            FRI 01/19/18
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      28          12          39          24          50
TEMP             -1  5 20 28 21 16 15 12 12 16 32 39 32 28 27 25 25 28 45 50 44
DEWPT            -4  2  9 12 11 10 10  8  8 11 20 26 23 23 21 21 21 23 28 32 29
MIN/MAX RH                   49          86          56          87          48
RH               87 87 62 50 65 77 80 84 84 80 61 59 69 81 78 84 84 81 51 50 55
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW  S SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  8 12 12  8  8  9  6  6  8  9  9  8  8  8  8  8 10 13 13 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        0  3  6  5  3  4  5  3  1  1  6  4 12  5 12  4  8  7 11  7 22
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
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 16<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 11<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 11<10
T WIND DIR        S SW SW SW  S  S SW  S SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        6 16 21 19 16 17 17 14 16 14 16 14 12 13 13 14 16 18 24 26 27
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               SAT 01/20/18  SUN 01/21/18  MON 01/22/18  TUE 01/23/18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       30    51      34    47      25    40      23    41
TEMP          33   32 49 45 35   37 47 39 32   27 36 33 27   23 37 34
DEWPT         30   31 39 36 35   35 41 35 29   23 25 23 22   21 26 23
RH            89   96 68 70100   92 79 85 88   85 64 66 81   92 64 64
PWIND DIR           S     S      SE    SW       W     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     5      10    50      40     5       5     5
RAIN                                 C  C  C
SNOW                                       C    C

$$

KSZ012-172215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
330 AM CST WED JAN 17 2018

DATE             WED 01/17/18            THU 01/18/18            FRI 01/19/18
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      29          12          39          24          50
TEMP             -1  6 22 29 21 17 16 13 12 17 31 39 31 28 28 25 25 28 45 50 44
DEWPT            -4  1  8 11 10 10 10  9  9 11 20 26 22 23 21 22 21 24 28 32 29
MIN/MAX RH                   46          87          59          90          48
RH               87 79 54 46 62 73 77 84 87 77 63 59 69 81 75 88 84 85 51 50 55
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5  8 12 11  8 10  9  9  9  9  9 10  8  9  9  9  9 10 14 13 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        1  3  5  5  5  5  5  3  1  1  7  5 13  6 14  5  9  6 12  7 23
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
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 14 17<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 11<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 10<10
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       10 17 21 19 16 19 18 17 17 17 16 17 17 17 16 14 14 16 25 25 28
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               SAT 01/20/18  SUN 01/21/18  MON 01/22/18  TUE 01/23/18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       30    49      33    47      25    39      22    39
TEMP          33   31 47 44 35   35 46 39 32   27 35 31 26   22 36 33
DEWPT         29   30 38 35 34   34 41 36 29   23 26 23 22   21 26 23
RH            85   96 71 70 96   96 83 89 88   85 69 72 85   96 67 66
PWIND DIR           S     S      SE     S       W    NW       W    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     5      10    60      50     5       5     5
RAIN                                 C  L  C
SNOW                                 C     C    C

$$


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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