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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
402 AM CST THU JAN 12 2017

KSZ058-122215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
402 AM CST THU JAN 12 2017

DATE             THU 01/12/17            FRI 01/13/17            SAT 01/14/17
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                      32          18          26          21          30
TEMP             19 19 29 32 26 21 20 19 18 21 24 26 24 27 26 25 23 26 28 30 28
DEWPT            12 12 12 13 12 13 13 13 11 13 15 18 19 21 23 23 21 26 26 29 27
MIN/MAX RH                   43          78          67         100          87
RH               74 74 48 45 55 71 74 77 73 71 68 71 81 78 88 92 92100 92 96 96
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD         10  8 10 11  9  9 10 10 10 11  9  8  6  5  5  5  5  4  5  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       69 56 36 51 56 50 45 64 75 92 97 97 98 99 99 99 99100 97100 98
POP 12HR                      0           5          40          50          70
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.05        0.24
FRZG RAIN                                 S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  L  L  L
RAIN                                                                       L
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  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          16 16 18 20 15<10<10<10 11 13 14 16 12 11<10<10<10 11 12 12 10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD       17 13 13 18 19 18 19 19 20 21 16 13 12 11  8 10  9  8  8  6  9
SMOKE DISP       FR FR FR GD FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR
WINTER STORM                                    A  A  A  A  A  A  A  A  A  A  A


DATE               SUN 01/15/17  MON 01/16/17  TUE 01/17/17  WED 01/18/17
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    39      35    50      27    43      26    48
TEMP          28   27 32 37 43   43 50 42 32   28 41 41 33   27 47 42
DEWPT         28   27 32 35 40   39 41 35 29   27 30 31 28   27 33 33
RH           100  100100 92 89   86 71 76 88   96 65 67 82  100 58 70
PWIND DIR          NE    NE       E    SW       W     W       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           80    80      90    30      10     5      20    10
FRZG RAIN      L    D  D  L
RAIN                      L  D    D  C
SNOW                                                          S

$$

KSZ024-122215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
402 AM CST THU JAN 12 2017

DATE             THU 01/12/17            FRI 01/13/17            SAT 01/14/17
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                      27          16          25          20          29
TEMP             15 16 24 27 23 20 18 17 16 18 23 25 25 25 23 23 22 23 27 29 28
DEWPT             9  9  9 10 10 11 10 10  8  9 10 13 14 18 18 19 18 20 20 23 23
MIN/MAX RH                   49          73          57          92          74
RH               77 73 52 48 57 67 70 73 70 67 57 60 62 74 81 84 84 88 74 78 81
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD          9  8  8  9  6  8  9  9  9 11 10  9  6  5  3  4  4  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       80 51 46 63 74 66 58 59 60 75 84 96 95 98 99 99 97 98 94 97 97
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          30          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.05
FRZG RAIN                                             C  C  C  C  S  S  C  C  C
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  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT          15 14 18 19 15 11 10<10<10<10 13 17 17 12<10<10 10 12 17 11<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD       17 13 11 14 14 16 17 18 18 20 17 13 12 10  4  6  6  8  5  5  6
SMOKE DISP       FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR
WINTER STORM                                                            A  A  A


DATE               SUN 01/15/17  MON 01/16/17  TUE 01/17/17  WED 01/18/17
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    35      31    45      26    41      26    45
TEMP          28   25 30 35 34   39 45 40 29   27 38 39 31   27 44 42
DEWPT         24   25 29 29 32   34 37 32 26   25 27 28 26   25 29 30
RH            85  100 96 78 92   82 73 73 88   92 64 64 81   92 55 62
PWIND DIR          NE    NE      NE    SW       W     W      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           70    90      90    40      10     5      10    10
FRZG RAIN      C    L  D  L  D    D
RAIN                      L  D    D  C  S

$$

KSZ012-122215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
402 AM CST THU JAN 12 2017

DATE             THU 01/12/17            FRI 01/13/17            SAT 01/14/17
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                      25          14          24          19          29
TEMP             15 15 23 25 21 19 17 16 14 16 22 24 22 24 22 21 21 21 27 29 28
DEWPT             8  8 10 11 10 11  9  9  7  8  9 13 13 17 16 19 17 19 20 22 21
MIN/MAX RH                   53          77          58          96          72
RH               73 73 57 55 62 70 70 73 73 70 57 62 68 74 77 92 84 92 74 75 75
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD          9  8  8  8  6  5  6  8  8  9  9  8  5  5  2  3  3  3  4  3  3
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       66 52 46 67 79 71 64 66 57 70 84 94 95 97 99 99 97 93 91 94 95
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.03
FRZG RAIN                                             S  S  C  C           S  C
SLEET                                                                   S  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT          16 12 19 20 16<10 10 11 11<10 14 15 18 15 11 11 11 13 19 14 11
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD       16 14 11 13 13 12 14 16 16 17 16 13 12 11  3  5  5  6  6  4  5
SMOKE DISP       FR FR FR FR FR PR FR FR FR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR
WINTER STORM                                                            A  A  A


DATE               SUN 01/15/17  MON 01/16/17  TUE 01/17/17  WED 01/18/17
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       24    33      30    43      25    40      25    44
TEMP          26   24 30 33 32   38 43 39 29   26 38 38 30   26 43 41
DEWPT         23   23 29 29 30   32 36 32 26   25 28 28 26   25 29 29
RH            88   96 96 85 92   79 76 76 88   96 67 67 85   96 57 62
PWIND DIR          NE     E      NE     S      NW     W      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           60    80      90    50      10     5       5    10
FRZG RAIN      C    L  D  D  L    D
RAIN                         L    D  C  S
SLEET                     S

$$

KSZ012-122215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
402 AM CST THU JAN 12 2017

DATE             THU 01/12/17            FRI 01/13/17            SAT 01/14/17
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                      24          13          25          18          29
TEMP             14 15 21 24 21 18 16 14 13 16 22 25 23 23 20 20 21 22 27 29 27
DEWPT             7  8 10 12 11 11 10  9  6  7  9 13 13 16 16 18 17 19 19 22 21
MIN/MAX RH                   57          80          56          94          72
RH               73 73 62 60 65 73 77 80 73 67 57 60 65 74 84 92 84 88 71 75 78
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD         11 10  9  9  6  6  8  8  9 11 10  9  6  6  4  5  5  5  4  5  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       61 50 45 68 78 73 68 73 54 68 84 92 95 97 99 99 96 89 91 91 94
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FRZG RAIN                                             S  S  C  C
SLEET                                                 S     S           S  S  C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT          16 11 18 20 17<10<10<10<10<10 14 15 19 18 11 11 10 11 16 14 11
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  N  N  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD       17 16 12 12 13 12 16 16 17 19 17 14 14 12  6  8  8  6  6  5  6
SMOKE DISP       FR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR
WINTER STORM                                                            A  A  A


DATE               SUN 01/15/17  MON 01/16/17  TUE 01/17/17  WED 01/18/17
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       23    34      30    41      26    39      25    44
TEMP          26   23 30 34 31   38 41 39 29   27 37 37 29   27 43 40
DEWPT         23   23 29 29 30   31 36 33 27   26 29 28 27   25 29 30
RH            88  100 96 82 96   76 82 79 92   96 72 70 92   92 57 67
PWIND DIR          NE     E      NE     N      NW     W      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           50    80      90    60      10     5       5    10
FRZG RAIN      C    C  L  D  L    D
RAIN                      D  L    D  L  S
SLEET          C       S  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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