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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
335 AM CDT TUE MAR 21 2017

KSZ058-212215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
335 AM CDT TUE MAR 21 2017

DATE             TUE 03/21/17            WED 03/22/17            THU 03/23/17
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                      62          37          52          42          72
TEMP          55 51 55 61 62 58 50 46 42 39 40 48 52 50 44 43 43 45 52 64 71 71
DEWPT         44 42 42 42 39 32 32 32 28 27 29 31 33 35 36 36 39 39 46 49 51 49
MIN/MAX RH                   38          70          49          86          46
RH            66 71 61 49 43 37 50 58 57 62 64 51 48 56 73 76 86 79 80 58 49 46
WIND DIR      NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD      11 12 16 18 18 16 14 13 12 13 13 12 12 12 12 10 10 11 12 18 19 17
WIND GUST        23                24 23                               29 32 29
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    38 67 84 71 72 79 73 75 89 85 88 82 86 84 82 88 82 86 73 71 64 62
POP 12HR                     10           5          20          40          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS       SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                         IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT      <10<10 12 31 36 37 21 16 16 10 14 24 28 25 17 15 14 13 17 19 33 25
T WIND DIR    NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    17 19 25 28 31 28 27 24 21 24 21 20 20 23 23 19 18 19 19 25 29 33
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX EX GD GD GD FR FR GD GD GD GD FR FR FR FR GD EX EX


DATE          FRI 03/24/17 SAT 03/25/17 SUN 03/26/17 MON 03/27/17
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       56      72      45      63      40      65      46      67
TEMP          62 56 68 67 51 45 59 59 45 40 60 62 49 46 62 64
DEWPT         50 47 52 48 48 44 46 42 40 37 41 42 45 44 48 47
RH            65 72 57 50 89 96 62 53 82 89 49 48 86 93 60 54
PWIND DIR           S       S      SE       N       N       N      SE       S
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1
POP 12HR           10      60      40      30      10       5      40      40
RAIN SHWRS          SC NM SC SC SC IS             SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               SC NM IS IS                   IS

$$

KSZ024-212215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
335 AM CDT TUE MAR 21 2017

DATE             TUE 03/21/17            WED 03/22/17            THU 03/23/17
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                      59          35          50          41          69
TEMP          50 46 51 57 59 54 46 41 38 36 37 46 49 48 43 41 41 42 49 63 69 69
DEWPT         38 37 34 30 28 31 31 25 23 23 24 25 28 28 29 30 33 35 41 46 48 47
MIN/MAX RH                   30          62          43          80          45
RH            63 71 52 35 30 41 55 52 54 59 59 43 44 46 57 65 73 76 74 54 47 45
WIND DIR      NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD      10 10 13 17 17 14 11 11 11 11 12 12 13 13 12 11 10 10 11 16 17 16
WIND GUST              27          21                                        26
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    31 64 80 57 55 50 59 67 75 88 78 74 86 80 84 90 89 90 83 75 73 74
POP 12HR                      5           5          20          30          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS       IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                            IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 37 43 33 14<10<10<10 14 20 29 28 22 16 16 16 19 25 23 27
T WIND DIR    NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  E SE SE SE  S  S
T WIND SPD    17 18 26 26 27 26 24 21 19 20 20 18 19 23 23 20 19 21 20 23 27 32
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX EX FR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD GD FR FR GD GD GD GD EX


DATE          FRI 03/24/17 SAT 03/25/17 SUN 03/26/17 MON 03/27/17
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       56      72      45      59      39      63      45      64
TEMP          64 57 70 68 53 45 55 57 44 39 56 61 49 45 59 63
DEWPT         49 48 49 47 47 43 44 40 38 37 39 40 43 42 45 46
RH            58 72 47 47 80 93 66 53 79 92 53 46 80 89 60 54
PWIND DIR           S       S       E       N       N       N       E       S
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR           10      40      40      30      20       5      50      30
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC IS SC SC IS IS          SC SC SC IS
TSTMS               SC SC IS IS                   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-212215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
335 AM CDT TUE MAR 21 2017

DATE             TUE 03/21/17            WED 03/22/17            THU 03/23/17
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                      57          33          49          39          67
TEMP          48 44 50 57 57 52 44 40 37 34 36 45 49 47 40 40 40 40 46 59 66 66
DEWPT         36 35 32 29 32 31 30 25 22 22 23 26 27 27 28 29 32 33 40 45 49 48
MIN/MAX RH                   34          63          42          79          52
RH            63 70 50 34 38 44 57 55 54 61 59 47 42 45 62 64 73 76 79 60 54 52
WIND DIR      NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD      10  9 13 16 14 12  9 10  9 10 11 11 12 12 12 10 10 10 11 13 16 13
WIND GUST           24                                                 24 27 26
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    30 67 78 60 53 42 61 63 72 88 75 76 79 81 88 91 91 92 83 78 71 75
POP 12HR                      5           5          20          30          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS             SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                                                            IS IS IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES         4  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT      <10<10 12 37 43 30 14<10<10<10 17 27 29 31 24 17 18 16 20 25 23 24
T WIND DIR    NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S
T WIND SPD    17 17 25 25 26 24 20 20 17 18 18 18 20 23 24 20 19 21 20 21 23 27
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX EX FR PR PR PR FR GD GD EX GD GD GD GD GD GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 03/24/17 SAT 03/25/17 SUN 03/26/17 MON 03/27/17
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       55      71      46      57      39      62      44      64
TEMP          62 55 68 67 53 46 55 55 44 39 56 60 48 44 57 62
DEWPT         49 47 51 49 47 43 45 41 38 36 40 40 42 42 47 46
RH            62 74 54 52 80 89 69 59 79 89 55 47 80 93 69 56
PWIND DIR           S       S       E       N       N       N       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR           10      50      40      40      20       5      50      40
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC IS SC SC IS IS          SC SC SC IS
TSTMS               SC SC IS IS                   IS IS

$$

KSZ012-212215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
335 AM CDT TUE MAR 21 2017

DATE             TUE 03/21/17            WED 03/22/17            THU 03/23/17
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                      56          32          48          38          66
TEMP          46 43 50 55 56 51 43 39 35 34 34 43 47 47 39 39 39 39 45 57 65 64
DEWPT         35 33 31 29 32 31 28 25 23 21 22 26 27 27 28 28 31 33 38 44 49 48
MIN/MAX RH                   35          64          44          81          55
RH            65 67 48 37 40 46 55 57 61 58 61 51 45 45 64 64 73 79 76 62 56 56
WIND DIR      NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD       9  9 13 17 14 12  9 10  9 11 12 13 14 12 13 12 11 12 13 16 17 13
WIND GUST           25                                                       24
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)    31 69 77 65 51 43 66 63 70 87 76 78 74 79 89 92 92 93 85 80 71 74
POP 12HR                      5           5          20          30          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS             SC SC SC SC IS IS
SLEET                                     S
SNOWSHWRS                                IS
TSTMS                                                                  IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3
HAINES         5  4  4  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT      <10<10 14 38 42 24 16<10<10<10 18 32 34 32 32 24 17 17 20 25 26 22
T WIND DIR    NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE
T WIND SPD    18 18 25 25 25 21 21 19 18 20 19 19 21 24 26 23 20 23 24 24 24 23
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD EX EX GD GD PR PR PR FR GD EX EX EX GD GD GD GD GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 03/24/17 SAT 03/25/17 SUN 03/26/17 MON 03/27/17
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       54      71      46      57      39      61      44      63
TEMP          61 54 67 66 54 46 54 54 44 39 54 59 48 44 56 61
DEWPT         49 49 51 51 48 44 46 42 38 36 41 41 43 41 47 46
RH            65 83 56 58 80 93 74 64 79 89 61 51 83 89 72 58
PWIND DIR           S       S       E       N       N       N       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10      70      50      50      10       5      50      40
RAIN SHWRS          SC NM SC SC SC SC             SC SC SC IS
TSTMS               SC NM 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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