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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
445 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

KSZ058-232215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
445 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

DATE             SUN 04/23/17            MON 04/24/17            TUE 04/25/17
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                      70          44          73          54          73
TEMP             38 56 64 70 67 54 47 44 45 58 68 73 71 62 58 56 55 63 70 73 68
DEWPT            34 38 37 38 40 40 40 38 39 44 46 48 50 51 49 49 49 51 54 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   31          81          42          83          53
RH               85 51 37 31 37 59 76 79 79 59 45 41 47 67 72 77 80 65 57 53 61
WIND DIR         NW NE SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S NW
WIND SPD          4  2  3  6  6  6  8  9 12 19 20 19 13 10 11 11 12 16 12 11  9
WIND GUST                                   32 33 31          23 24 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)        1  0  0  1  1  1  1  0  4 18 27 14 19 24 46 60 73 60 76 75 86
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                             IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                                  IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 26 34 44 28<10<10<10<10 16 25 38 37<10<10<10<10 18 31 41 16
T WIND DIR        N NE SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW
T WIND SPD        8  3  1  5 10  9 12 18 24 37 34 35 29 19 21 21 23 31 21 17 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD EX FR


DATE          WED 04/26/17 THU 04/27/17 FRI 04/28/17 SAT 04/29/17
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       47      57      40      60      47      66      49      62
TEMP          53 47 54 55 44 40 53 58 49 47 61 63 54 49 58 59
DEWPT         46 44 43 42 39 37 42 45 46 46 51 50 49 48 49 48
RH            77 89 66 61 82 89 66 62 89 96 70 62 83 96 72 67
PWIND DIR           N       N       N       E       E      SE      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           50      40      10      50      40      30      50      50
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC       IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS                            IS IS SC SC IS

$$

KSZ024-232215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
445 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

DATE             SUN 04/23/17            MON 04/24/17            TUE 04/25/17
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                      71          45          73          54          70
TEMP             39 57 65 71 68 55 48 45 46 57 68 73 72 64 60 55 54 60 67 70 64
DEWPT            31 36 34 36 39 39 39 38 38 42 44 48 50 50 50 50 49 51 52 53 50
MIN/MAX RH                   28          78          40          86          55
RH               73 45 31 28 34 55 71 76 73 57 42 41 46 60 69 83 83 72 59 55 60
WIND DIR         NW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SW  N
WIND SPD          3  2  4  9  8  5  9  9 12 18 20 18 13  9  9  8  9 11  9  8 10
WIND GUST                                   31 33 28
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL FW SC SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 OV OV
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  1  1  1 13  4  3  9 26 32 19 27 26 53 68 75 64 86 89 92
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS       SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                                  IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 22 35 44 32<10<10<10<10 15 25 49 44<10<10<10<10 18 36 34 24
T WIND DIR       NW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SW NW
T WIND SPD        3  3  5 11 16 11 17 18 23 36 36 35 29 18 19 17 17 24 16 11 20
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD


DATE          WED 04/26/17 THU 04/27/17 FRI 04/28/17 SAT 04/29/17
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       45      56      39      59      46      63      47      59
TEMP          52 45 52 55 42 39 54 57 48 46 59 61 52 47 55 56
DEWPT         44 41 40 38 37 36 40 42 45 44 49 47 46 46 47 45
RH            74 86 63 53 82 89 59 57 89 93 69 60 80 96 74 66
PWIND DIR           N       N       N       E       E       E      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           40      40       5      30      40      50      50      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC IS          SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                             IS IS SC IS

$$

KSZ012-232215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
445 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

DATE             SUN 04/23/17            MON 04/24/17            TUE 04/25/17
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          45          73          53          69
TEMP             39 58 67 72 68 54 48 45 46 57 68 73 71 63 59 54 53 60 67 69 64
DEWPT            31 35 34 36 38 39 39 38 38 43 45 48 50 50 49 49 49 51 53 53 50
MIN/MAX RH                   27          76          41          86          56
RH               73 42 29 27 33 57 71 76 73 59 43 41 47 62 69 83 86 72 61 57 60
WIND DIR         NW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SW NW
WIND SPD          3  3  5 10  8  6  9 10 14 16 19 17 12  9  8  6  6 10  8  6 10
WIND GUST                                   32 33 28
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW SC SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 OV OV
CLOUDS (%)        0  0  1  1  1 14  4  7 11 27 36 23 27 30 53 66 79 66 87 92 92
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS IS IS SC SC SC
LAL               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  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 25 38 44 33<10<10<10<10 16 26 50 44<10<10<10<10 13 37 38 26
T WIND DIR        W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SW NW
T WIND SPD        5  3  6 13 16 11 17 18 27 36 37 36 29 18 17 14 14 19 17 10 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          WED 04/26/17 THU 04/27/17 FRI 04/28/17 SAT 04/29/17
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       44      56      39      59      46      63      47      59
TEMP          52 44 52 54 43 39 55 57 48 47 58 61 52 47 56 58
DEWPT         44 41 40 38 37 36 40 42 44 44 49 46 45 45 47 45
RH            74 89 63 54 79 89 57 57 86 89 72 58 77 93 72 62
PWIND DIR           N       N      NW       E       E       E      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           40      40       5      20      40      50      60      50
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC IS          IS SC SC SC SC SC NM SC SC
TSTMS                                             IS IS SC IS

$$

KSZ012-232215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
445 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

DATE             SUN 04/23/17            MON 04/24/17            TUE 04/25/17
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          47          73          53          69
TEMP             39 58 67 72 69 56 50 48 48 59 69 73 72 65 59 55 53 61 67 68 64
DEWPT            33 38 35 35 37 38 39 38 37 43 45 47 50 51 50 49 49 51 53 53 50
MIN/MAX RH                   26          71          39          86          58
RH               79 47 30 26 31 51 66 68 65 55 42 40 46 60 72 80 86 70 61 59 60
WIND DIR          W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  W NW
WIND SPD          3  3  5 10  9  6  9 10 14 19 19 18 13 10  9  8  8 11  9  6 10
WIND GUST                                   34 33 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)        1  0  1  1  1 12  5  6 12 25 40 27 31 34 51 64 83 68 88 93 92
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS IS IS SC SC SC
LAL               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  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 27 39 46 32<10<10<10<10 17 27 50 47<10<10<10<10 15 41 28 25
T WIND DIR        W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  W NW
T WIND SPD        6  4  6 13 17 14 16 17 25 36 37 36 29 19 18 14 14 20 18 10 21
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX FR GD


DATE          WED 04/26/17 THU 04/27/17 FRI 04/28/17 SAT 04/29/17
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       45      56      40      59      46      62      47      59
TEMP          52 45 52 55 44 40 55 57 49 46 59 61 52 47 56 58
DEWPT         44 41 41 38 37 36 40 42 44 44 48 47 45 45 47 47
RH            74 86 66 53 76 85 57 57 83 93 67 60 77 93 72 67
PWIND DIR           N       N      NW       E       E       E      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           40      40       5      20      40      50      60      50
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC IS          IS SC SC SC SC SC NM SC SC
TSTMS                                             IS IS 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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