Land Management Forecasts
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

000
FNUS83 KTOP 160951
FWLTOP

FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
351 AM CST THU NOV 16 2017

KSZ058-162215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
351 AM CST THU NOV 16 2017

DATE             THU 11/16/17            FRI 11/17/17            SAT 11/18/17
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                      57          49          70          43          53
TEMP             33 40 52 57 50 49 51 53 56 60 65 70 65 61 57 50 45 44 51 52 44
DEWPT            30 32 34 36 38 41 48 51 53 55 56 56 54 52 48 42 39 34 31 26 24
MIN/MAX RH                   44          95          61          81          36
RH               89 73 50 45 63 74 89 93 90 84 73 61 68 72 72 74 79 68 46 36 45
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          5  8 11 11  9 10 12 16 18 19 23 19 17 16 13 24 25 26 26 24 17
WIND GUST                             26                               36
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW FW FW SC B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       29  9  9 10 27 70 85 94 90 84 70 65 68 62 59 55 71 28 23  6  6
POP 12HR                      0          20          20          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE                             S  S  S  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  2  2  2  2  4  4  6  6  6  6  4  4  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 16 25<10<10<10<10 11 14 21 22 18<10<10<10 23 29 53 56<10
T WIND DIR        E SE SE  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       11 13 14 18 13 17 23 29 31 35 35 29 28 24 23 41 44 49 44 33 24
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR FR FR FR GD EX GD GD FR PR PR EX EX EX EX PR


DATE               SUN 11/19/17  MON 11/20/17  TUE 11/21/17  WED 11/22/17
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       28    53      36    58      37    54      31    50
TEMP          32   28 49 44 36   36 54 49 41   37 51 46 34   31 45 42
DEWPT         23   22 24 25 27   27 30 31 33   32 31 27 28   24 28 29
RH            69   78 37 47 69   69 40 50 73   82 46 47 78   75 51 60
PWIND DIR          NW    SW       S     S       S     W       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL   CL CL CL FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

KSZ024-162215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
351 AM CST THU NOV 16 2017

DATE             THU 11/16/17            FRI 11/17/17            SAT 11/18/17
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          45          68          41          51
TEMP             31 36 48 53 47 45 47 51 55 58 64 68 62 55 53 46 42 42 49 50 43
DEWPT            27 28 30 32 34 36 39 48 51 53 54 53 52 50 47 41 37 31 29 24 22
MIN/MAX RH                   44          91          60          84          36
RH               85 72 49 44 60 70 74 89 86 83 70 59 70 83 80 83 82 65 46 36 43
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          4  8 10 12  9  9 10 12 12 13 17 13  9  5  8 21 24 23 24 23 16
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW SC SC B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       25 14 11 18 30 42 87 90 90 87 75 72 75 67 70 76 76 33 23  6  7
POP 12HR                      0          10          20          40          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE                                   S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                                 SC SC IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  2  2  4  4  5  5  6  6  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 18<10<10<10<10 12 15 26 24 18<10<10<10 25 28 48 44<10
T WIND DIR        E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        9 12 13 20 17 16 19 25 26 27 28 21 18 11  9 33 43 44 43 34 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR FR FR GD EX GD FR PR PR FR EX EX EX EX PR


DATE               SUN 11/19/17  MON 11/20/17  TUE 11/21/17  WED 11/22/17
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       27    52      36    57      36    52      28    47
TEMP          32   27 47 44 36   36 52 49 41   36 48 43 31   28 41 40
DEWPT         21   20 23 23 24   25 29 30 30   30 26 23 22   20 24 25
RH            63   74 38 43 61   64 41 48 65   79 42 45 69   71 50 55
PWIND DIR          NW    SW       S    SW      SW    NW       N    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

KSZ012-162215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
351 AM CST THU NOV 16 2017

DATE             THU 11/16/17            FRI 11/17/17            SAT 11/18/17
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                      52          43          66          41          50
TEMP             30 35 47 52 45 43 45 49 53 57 62 66 60 54 51 45 41 42 49 49 41
DEWPT            25 26 29 32 33 34 37 46 50 52 54 53 52 49 46 41 37 32 29 25 23
MIN/MAX RH                   44          93          63          86          39
RH               81 69 49 46 62 70 73 89 89 83 75 63 75 83 83 86 85 67 46 39 48
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          2  6  9 11  9  9 11 11 13 13 16 12  9  4  8 23 24 23 24 24 17
WIND GUST                             21       26
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW SC SC B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       17 13 22 13 29 34 80 91 90 90 81 75 78 71 76 85 77 34 25  8  9
POP 12HR                      0          10          20          50          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.04           0
DRIZZLE                                   S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS SC SC IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  2  2  4  4  5  5  6  6  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 13 18<10<10<10<10 11 15 28 27 19<10<10<10 19 31 49 44<10
T WIND DIR        E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        5 11 12 18 13 16 20 25 25 27 28 21 16  9 11 34 42 47 43 34 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR FR FR GD EX GD FR PR PR FR EX EX EX EX PR


DATE               SUN 11/19/17  MON 11/20/17  TUE 11/21/17  WED 11/22/17
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       26    51      35    57      35    50      28    46
TEMP          31   26 46 43 36   35 53 49 40   35 46 41 31   28 42 39
DEWPT         20   20 24 24 24   25 29 30 30   29 25 23 22   19 24 25
RH            63   78 42 47 61   66 39 48 67   78 43 48 69   68 48 57
PWIND DIR          NW    SW       S    SW      SW    NW       N    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

KSZ012-162215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
351 AM CST THU NOV 16 2017

DATE             THU 11/16/17            FRI 11/17/17            SAT 11/18/17
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                      51          43          65          40          49
TEMP             29 34 46 51 45 43 44 49 53 56 62 65 59 54 50 44 41 41 48 48 40
DEWPT            25 26 28 30 31 34 36 44 49 52 54 53 51 50 46 41 37 33 30 26 24
MIN/MAX RH                   44          91          65          90          42
RH               85 72 49 44 58 70 73 83 86 86 75 65 75 86 86 89 85 73 49 42 52
WIND DIR         SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          3  6  9 11  9 10 11 11 12 13 14 12  9  4  6 24 23 23 24 24 18
WIND GUST                                                     34
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC FW SC SC B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       15 12 27 13 28 29 74 88 90 93 87 80 80 73 79 89 80 34 26 10 11
POP 12HR                      0          10          20          60          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.06           0
DRIZZLE                                   S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS NM NM IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  2  2  4  4  5  5  6  6  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 13 17<10<10<10<10 10 14 28 28 20<10<10<10 21 29 44 42<10
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        5 11 12 19 18 18 18 23 23 27 27 21 16  9 13 37 44 43 42 35 32
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR FR FR GD EX GD FR PR PR GD EX EX EX EX PR


DATE               SUN 11/19/17  MON 11/20/17  TUE 11/21/17  WED 11/22/17
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       25    50      35    57      35    49      27    45
TEMP          30   25 45 41 35   35 52 48 40   35 45 39 30   27 41 39
DEWPT         20   20 24 25 25   26 29 30 30   29 25 22 21   19 23 25
RH            66   81 43 52 66   69 41 49 67   78 45 50 69   71 48 57
PWIND DIR          NW    SW       S    SW      SW    NW       N    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$


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



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.