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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
358 AM CST WED FEB 15 2017

KSZ058-152215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
358 AM CST WED FEB 15 2017

DATE             WED 02/15/17            THU 02/16/17            FRI 02/17/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      55          34          69          39          69
TEMP             29 33 48 55 47 40 36 36 34 41 60 69 63 52 47 43 40 45 62 69 64
DEWPT            25 25 22 21 25 27 28 28 28 31 32 30 32 37 36 35 34 36 36 35 36
MIN/MAX RH                   26          83          23          82          28
RH               85 72 35 26 42 59 72 72 78 67 35 23 31 56 65 73 79 70 38 28 35
WIND DIR         NW  N NW  W SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6  9  9  6  5  6  8 10  9 12 13 16  9  9 10  9  9 10 12 12  9
WIND GUST                                         26
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)        3  2  2  1  1  1  1  2  4  1  3  3  7  2  7  3  9  2  5  4  5
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  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 26 37<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 29<10<10<10<10<10<10 10 40 17
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N NW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       11 13 12  9  9  9 10 18 18 24 23 29 20 18 19 18 18 19 18 25 20
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX FR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX GD


DATE               SAT 02/18/17  SUN 02/19/17  MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17
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       42    68      44    69      49    68      44    66
TEMP          49   43 62 60 47   45 63 62 51   49 64 60 49   44 61 59
DEWPT         41   40 46 45 45   44 50 49 50   49 53 50 45   42 44 41
RH            74   89 56 58 93   96 62 62 96  100 67 69 86   93 53 51
PWIND DIR           S     S       S     S       S     S      SW     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC FW FW   SC B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0    10      30    40      30    20
RAIN SHWRS                                SC   SC SC SC SC         IS
TSTMS                                     IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-152215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
358 AM CST WED FEB 15 2017

DATE             WED 02/15/17            THU 02/16/17            FRI 02/17/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      54          34          68          40          71
TEMP             27 32 47 54 47 40 37 35 34 41 60 68 63 52 47 43 41 46 63 71 65
DEWPT            25 25 22 23 27 27 28 27 27 29 31 30 32 36 35 34 33 33 35 33 35
MIN/MAX RH                   29          80          24          77          25
RH               92 75 37 30 45 59 70 72 75 62 33 24 31 54 63 70 73 60 35 25 33
WIND DIR         NW  N NW  W SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  6  5  6  4  4  6  9  8 11 11 11  6  5  8  5  6  8 10 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL FW FW CL FW CL FW CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)        3  3  2  1  3  2  7  5  5  1  5  7  7  2  8  3  6  3  3  2  5
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  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 22 34<10<10<10<10<10<10 10 22<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 39 13
T WIND DIR       NW  N NW  W SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW  S
T WIND SPD        9 10  9  9  9  9 12 17 17 20 17 18 13 12 16 10 12 16 14 21 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX FR


DATE               SAT 02/18/17  SUN 02/19/17  MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17
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       41    66      44    68      50    66      44    63
TEMP          49   42 60 60 48   44 62 64 54   50 62 62 52   45 56 58
DEWPT         39   39 41 42 42   44 47 48 49   49 50 47 43   41 43 40
RH            68   89 49 51 80  100 58 56 83   96 65 58 71   86 62 51
PWIND DIR           S    SW       S     S       S     S      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      30    40      30     5
RAIN SHWRS                                IS   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                     IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-152215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
358 AM CST WED FEB 15 2017

DATE             WED 02/15/17            THU 02/16/17            FRI 02/17/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      53          33          67          39          70
TEMP             27 31 46 53 45 39 37 36 33 40 59 67 62 51 46 42 40 45 62 70 64
DEWPT            25 25 22 22 27 29 28 27 27 30 32 31 34 35 36 34 33 34 36 35 37
MIN/MAX RH                   29          82          26          80          27
RH               92 78 38 29 49 67 70 69 78 67 36 26 35 54 68 73 76 65 38 27 37
WIND DIR          N  N NW  W SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5  8  6  6  5  5  8 10  8  8 10 10  5  5  6  5  5  8 10 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)        2  3  2  1  3  1  4  4  5  1  6  8  8  3  9  2  5  3  3  2  5
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  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 22 34<10<10<10<10<10<10 10 21<10<10<10<10<10<10 10 37<10
T WIND DIR        N  N NW NW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW  S
T WIND SPD       10 10 10  8  9 10 13 19 16 16 16 16 13 10 13 11 11 14 16 21 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR


DATE               SAT 02/18/17  SUN 02/19/17  MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17
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       41    66      43    68      49    65      43    62
TEMP          48   42 60 60 47   43 63 63 51   49 62 61 50   43 55 57
DEWPT         39   38 41 42 41   42 47 47 49   48 51 47 43   41 43 41
RH            71   86 49 51 79   96 56 56 93   96 67 60 77   93 64 55
PWIND DIR          SW    SW       S     S       S     S      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      30    40      30    10
RAIN SHWRS                                IS   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                     IS   IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-152215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
358 AM CST WED FEB 15 2017

DATE             WED 02/15/17            THU 02/16/17            FRI 02/17/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      53          33          67          39          70
TEMP             27 31 46 53 46 39 37 37 33 40 59 67 62 51 46 42 40 45 62 70 64
DEWPT            25 25 23 22 27 27 27 27 28 30 34 33 34 36 35 34 34 34 37 36 37
MIN/MAX RH                   29          84          28          82          29
RH               92 78 40 29 47 62 67 67 82 67 39 28 35 56 65 73 79 65 39 29 37
WIND DIR         NW  N NW  W SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5  6  6  8  5  6  9 11  9 10 10 10  6  5  6  5  6  8 10 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)        5  3  2  1  3  1  9  2  5  2  7  5  8  3  9  2  5  2  4  2  5
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  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 22 33<10<10<10<10<10<10 11 20<10<10<10<10<10<10 10 33<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  S
T WIND SPD       11  9  9  9 11 13 14 18 17 17 14 14 14 11 13 11 12 16 14 21 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR


DATE               SAT 02/18/17  SUN 02/19/17  MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17
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       40    66      43    68      49    65      42    62
TEMP          48   41 60 59 47   43 63 62 51   49 61 61 49   43 54 56
DEWPT         39   39 41 42 41   42 47 48 49   48 51 48 43   42 44 41
RH            71   92 49 53 79   96 56 60 93   96 70 62 80   96 69 57
PWIND DIR          SW    SW       S     S       S     S      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0      20    40      30    20
RAIN SHWRS                                IS   IS SC SC SC   IS IS IS
TSTMS                                     IS   IS IS IS 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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