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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
408 AM CDT MON APR 17 2017

KSZ058-172215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
408 AM CDT MON APR 17 2017

DATE             MON 04/17/17            TUE 04/18/17            WED 04/19/17
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          57          78          62          82
TEMP             55 60 68 71 70 62 60 59 59 64 72 77 77 69 66 64 62 70 79 82 78
DEWPT            51 53 55 56 57 56 55 56 57 60 63 63 63 63 61 61 60 62 64 62 60
MIN/MAX RH                   58          94          59          94          50
RH               86 78 63 59 63 81 84 90 93 87 73 62 62 81 84 90 93 76 60 51 54
WIND DIR         NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD          8  9  9  9  8  5  6  5  8 10 12 13 11  9 10 11 12 19 21 20 16
WIND GUST                                         24             24 33 35 34
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW B1
CLOUDS (%)       80 80 70 60 49 51 54 69 84 87 70 42 54 63 59 54 61 26 32 25 59
POP 12HR                     20           5          10          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS                                  IS IS                   SC
TSTMS                                                IS IS                   SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  6  6  6  6  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 14 28 31 29<10<10<10<10 13 23 28 23<10<10<10<10 15 31 37 38
T WIND DIR        E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W
T WIND SPD       13 17 14 11 12 10 12  8 11 17 19 20 25 18 19 20 24 39 40 34 25
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          THU 04/20/17 FRI 04/21/17 SAT 04/22/17 SUN 04/23/17
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       52      66      47      59      47      58      43      63
TEMP          61 52 62 63 52 47 57 57 50 47 54 56 48 44 59 61
DEWPT         55 48 47 47 45 42 46 46 47 45 47 42 41 39 42 44
RH            81 86 58 56 77 83 67 67 89 93 77 59 77 82 53 53
PWIND DIR          NW       N      NE       E      NE       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR           50       5       5      80      60      50      20       5
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC             NM  O NM NM SC SC IS
TSTMS         SC SC                SC SC IS

$$

KSZ024-172215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
408 AM CDT MON APR 17 2017

DATE             MON 04/17/17            TUE 04/18/17            WED 04/19/17
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          55          77          61          80
TEMP             52 58 67 71 69 61 57 56 57 60 70 76 76 69 66 62 61 66 77 80 76
DEWPT            48 49 51 52 53 53 53 53 55 58 62 63 62 61 61 61 60 61 63 61 57
MIN/MAX RH                   51          95          61          96          51
RH               86 72 56 51 57 75 86 90 93 93 76 64 62 76 84 97 97 84 62 52 52
WIND DIR         NE  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD          6  8  8  8  6  6  6  6  8 10 11 11  8  6  6  8 10 14 18 17 13
WIND GUST                                                           27 31 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       57 56 45 36 28 39 50 68 86 90 84 78 72 76 66 62 74 52 54 44 62
POP 12HR                      0           5          30          40          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.03        0.13           0
RAIN SHWRS                                     SC SC SC SC SC SC       IS IS SC
TSTMS                                          SC SC SC SC SC SC       IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  3  3  1  1  2  2
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 14 27 35 30<10<10<10<10<10 24 33 29<10<10<10<10 12 36 43 44
T WIND DIR        E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W
T WIND SPD       10 14 13 10 11 12 12 12 14 18 19 19 18 13 13 16 19 27 32 28 24
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          THU 04/20/17 FRI 04/21/17 SAT 04/22/17 SUN 04/23/17
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       49      64      45      58      46      58      43      64
TEMP          57 49 59 63 49 46 55 55 50 46 54 57 47 43 59 62
DEWPT         50 45 44 44 43 42 43 43 44 43 44 41 41 39 41 44
RH            77 86 57 50 80 86 64 64 80 89 69 55 79 86 51 52
PWIND DIR          NW       N      NE       E       E      NE       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           40       0       5      70      70      50      20      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC                SC NM NM SC SC SC IS
TSTMS         SC                   SC SC

$$

KSZ012-172215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
408 AM CDT MON APR 17 2017

DATE             MON 04/17/17            TUE 04/18/17            WED 04/19/17
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          55          77          61          79
TEMP             51 59 69 71 70 60 57 56 57 61 71 76 76 69 65 62 61 66 75 79 75
DEWPT            47 49 50 50 51 51 51 52 54 57 61 63 63 61 60 60 60 62 63 62 58
MIN/MAX RH                   47          91          61          98          54
RH               86 69 51 47 51 72 80 86 90 87 71 64 64 76 84 93 97 87 66 56 55
WIND DIR         NE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD          4  6  8  8  6  5  5  6  8  9 11 10  6  4  5  6  8 12 16 16 12
WIND GUST                                                           26 29 31
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       37 35 28 24 23 35 47 66 85 91 88 89 72 77 74 69 76 62 67 56 69
POP 12HR                      0           5          30          40          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.05        0.17        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC
TSTMS                                       IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  2  2  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 15 37 39 34<10<10<10<10 12 26 38 35<10<10<10<10 12 37 45 46
T WIND DIR        E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W
T WIND SPD        6 10 11 10 10 11 10 10 14 13 18 19 17  9 11 13 16 24 29 28 24
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          THU 04/20/17 FRI 04/21/17 SAT 04/22/17 SUN 04/23/17
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       50      65      45      59      45      59      43      64
TEMP          57 50 60 63 50 45 57 57 50 45 55 57 47 43 60 62
DEWPT         49 44 45 44 42 41 43 43 43 42 44 41 41 39 41 44
RH            75 80 58 50 74 86 59 59 77 89 66 55 79 86 49 52
PWIND DIR          NW       N      NE       E       E      NE       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC B1 SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           40       5       5      50      70      40      20      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC                SC SC NM SC SC SC IS
TSTMS         SC                      SC

$$

KSZ012-172215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
408 AM CDT MON APR 17 2017

DATE             MON 04/17/17            TUE 04/18/17            WED 04/19/17
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          54          76          61          78
TEMP             48 58 68 71 70 60 57 55 56 61 68 75 75 68 65 63 61 66 74 78 76
DEWPT            45 49 49 50 51 51 50 51 54 57 61 63 63 62 61 59 60 62 63 63 59
MIN/MAX RH                   46          92          64          97          55
RH               89 72 51 47 51 72 77 86 93 87 78 66 66 81 87 87 97 87 69 60 56
WIND DIR         NE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE SE  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD          3  6  9  8  6  6  8  8  9 10 11 10  6  5  5  6  8 12 16 16 12
WIND GUST                                                           25 28 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       30 31 19 14 12 29 46 64 81 91 91 91 75 79 81 73 77 70 75 63 72
POP 12HR                      0          10          30          50          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.06        0.18        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                       IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 14 34 39 33<10<10<10<10 15 21 36 27<10<10<10<10 13 38 47 48
T WIND DIR       NE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S SE SE  S SW SW NW
T WIND SPD        6 11 10 10 11 14 16 14 14 14 18 18 12  6  9 12 14 21 27 26 23
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          THU 04/20/17 FRI 04/21/17 SAT 04/22/17 SUN 04/23/17
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       49      64      45      59      46      59      44      63
TEMP          57 49 58 62 50 45 56 57 50 46 55 58 49 44 60 61
DEWPT         49 45 45 44 42 41 43 43 43 41 43 41 41 39 41 45
RH            75 86 62 52 74 86 62 59 77 83 64 53 74 82 49 56
PWIND DIR          NW       N      NE       E       E      NE       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40       5       5      40      60      40      20      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC                   SC NM SC SC SC IS
TSTMS         SC

$$


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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