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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
508 AM CST THU FEB 15 2018

KSZ058-152215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
508 AM CST THU FEB 15 2018

DATE             THU 02/15/18            FRI 02/16/18            SAT 02/17/18
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                      73          23          38          26          56
TEMP             61 66 70 71 59 47 36 29 25 23 32 38 34 28 26 27 28 34 48 56 50
DEWPT            50 45 38 34 34 31 27 20 13  8  6  6  9 10 13 15 20 24 25 23 23
MIN/MAX RH                   25          70          26          76          27
RH               67 47 31 26 39 53 69 69 60 52 33 26 35 46 57 60 71 66 40 27 34
WIND DIR          S SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW NW
WIND SPD         13 13 16 16 14 21 21 21 17 13 10  5  5  5  5  8  8 11 12 16  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       86 78 71 73 75 92 96 86 77 35 23 26 34 36 66 51 66 38 13  3 11
POP 12HR                     10           5           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SPRINKLES        SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 24 35 25<10 16 24 18 18 23 27 12<10<10<10<10<10 24 44<10
T WIND DIR       SW SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW NW
T WIND SPD       25 26 28 24 24 28 36 34 29 23 17  9  9 11 12 12 13 19 19 19 11
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX GD FR GD EX GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR


DATE               SUN 02/18/18  MON 02/19/18  TUE 02/20/18  WED 02/21/18
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       29    60      46    69      25    37      19    39
TEMP          34   32 57 57 47   51 69 57 36   25 33 37 27   20 35 38
DEWPT         23   25 30 40 47   50 50 35 25   21 18 18 15   14 16 17
RH            64   75 35 53100   96 51 43 64   84 53 46 60   77 45 42
PWIND DIR          NE     S       S    SW       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0      40    40      40    30       5    10
RAIN                              C  S          C
RAIN SHWRS                             SC SC
SNOW                                            C  C
TSTMS                                  IS

$$

KSZ024-152215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
508 AM CST THU FEB 15 2018

DATE             THU 02/15/18            FRI 02/16/18            SAT 02/17/18
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                      62          19          35          24          53
TEMP             55 57 60 60 50 38 30 26 20 20 28 35 31 24 26 26 24 31 46 53 45
DEWPT            41 37 38 36 32 28 21 16  8  4  3  4  5  7 11 12 15 20 23 22 22
MIN/MAX RH                   38          70          26          71          29
RH               59 47 44 41 50 67 69 65 59 49 33 26 32 47 52 55 68 63 40 29 40
WIND DIR         SW  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W  W NW
WIND SPD          5  6  9 10 13 18 21 19 14 11  6  3  5  6  8  9  8 11 12 16  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B1 B1 OV OV B2 B1 FW FW FW FW SC B2 SC B1 SC FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       91 77 64 64 64 95 98 77 55 24 18 13 17 37 75 48 58 28 13  4 13
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SPRINKLES        SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 20 24 16<10 22 17 18 18 21 26<10<10<10<10<10<10 17 36<10
T WIND DIR       SW  W  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW NW
T WIND SPD       10 14 13 17 23 31 35 33 27 20 11  2 10 14 14 14 14 19 18 20 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD FR EX GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR


DATE               SUN 02/18/18  MON 02/19/18  TUE 02/20/18  WED 02/21/18
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    59      45    61      21    33      16    36
TEMP          30   30 54 57 47   48 61 46 27   21 29 33 24   17 33 35
DEWPT         22   22 28 37 45   47 39 26 18   15 13 13 12   10 12 13
RH            72   72 36 47 93   96 44 45 68   77 51 43 60   73 41 40
PWIND DIR          NE     S       S     W       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC B1   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            0     0      30    20      30    30      10    10
RAIN                              C  S
RAIN SHWRS                             IS IS
SNOW                                       S    C  C

$$

KSZ012-152215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
508 AM CST THU FEB 15 2018

DATE             THU 02/15/18            FRI 02/16/18            SAT 02/17/18
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                      56          17          34          23          52
TEMP             51 53 56 56 46 36 28 23 18 18 28 34 29 23 25 25 25 31 45 52 44
DEWPT            40 39 40 36 32 28 21 14  7  5  4  5  6  6 10 12 14 19 23 24 24
MIN/MAX RH                   47          76          29          64          33
RH               66 59 55 47 58 72 75 68 61 56 35 29 37 47 52 57 62 61 41 33 45
WIND DIR         SW  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW
WIND SPD          4  6  9 11 13 18 21 19 14 10  6  3  5  6  8 11  9 12 12 16  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B1 B1 OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW SC B2 B1 B1 SC FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       90 74 61 65 67 96 98 72 45 19 12  8 18 35 75 52 62 30 14  5 15
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 17 21 13<10 23 18 18 19 22 25<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 39<10
T WIND DIR       SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW
T WIND SPD        8 10 11 19 23 28 35 34 28 19 11  2 11 13 14 17 14 20 17 20 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD FR FR EX GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR EX PR


DATE               SUN 02/18/18  MON 02/19/18  TUE 02/20/18  WED 02/21/18
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    58      43    57      20    32      15    35
TEMP          29   30 54 56 45   45 57 41 24   20 29 31 22   16 32 33
DEWPT         22   22 29 36 44   45 37 25 17   15 14 14 11    9 12 14
RH            75   72 38 47 96  100 47 52 74   81 53 49 62   73 43 45
PWIND DIR          NE     S       S     W       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC SC   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0      30    30      30    20      10    10
RAIN                              C  C
RAIN SHWRS                             IS IS
SNOW                                       S    C  S

$$

KSZ012-152215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
508 AM CST THU FEB 15 2018

DATE             THU 02/15/18            FRI 02/16/18            SAT 02/17/18
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          16          33          22          50
TEMP             47 49 52 53 44 35 27 23 17 17 26 33 29 22 25 26 26 31 44 50 42
DEWPT            38 39 39 35 32 27 21 14  7  5  5  7  7  7 10 12 14 19 23 25 24
MIN/MAX RH                   51          77          32          63          37
RH               71 68 61 50 62 72 78 68 64 58 40 33 39 52 52 55 60 61 43 37 48
WIND DIR          W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW
WIND SPD          3  5 10 11 12 18 20 18 14 11  6  4  5  6  9 11  9 12 12 16  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B1 B2 OV OV B1 SC FW FW CL FW SC B2 B1 B1 SC FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       90 75 64 66 72 96 97 68 39 15  8  4 16 34 75 60 67 34 16  5 17
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 13 18 10 13 24 18 17 17 22 24<10<10<10<10<10<10 17 31<10
T WIND DIR       SW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW
T WIND SPD        6 11 13 18 20 31 35 35 27 19 11  4 10 13 17 20 18 18 18 21 17
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR GD EX GD GD FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE               SUN 02/18/18  MON 02/19/18  TUE 02/20/18  WED 02/21/18
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    57      43    54      19    31      15    34
TEMP          27   29 53 55 45   45 53 38 24   19 27 31 22   16 31 33
DEWPT         22   22 30 36 44   44 37 24 17   15 14 14 12    9 12 14
RH            81   75 41 49 96   96 54 57 74   84 57 49 65   73 45 45
PWIND DIR          NE     S       S     W       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW SC   B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0      30    40      30    20      10    10
RAIN                              C  C
RAIN SHWRS                             IS SC
SNOW                                       C    C  S

$$


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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