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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
421 AM CDT MON AUG 14 2017

KSZ058-142215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
421 AM CDT MON AUG 14 2017

DATE             MON 08/14/17            TUE 08/15/17            WED 08/16/17
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                      86          68          86          72          86
TEMP             65 74 83 86 83 74 72 69 69 75 83 86 83 77 75 74 72 79 83 86 83
DEWPT            65 69 71 71 71 71 70 69 69 72 73 73 74 73 72 72 71 74 74 75 74
MIN/MAX RH                   61         100          65          97          70
RH              100 84 67 61 67 90 93100100 90 72 65 74 87 90 93 97 85 74 70 74
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  6  8  8  8  6  5  4  4  8  9 10  9  8  9  8  8 11 12 11 10
WIND GUST                                                           21
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       82 81 63 48 41 24 49 66 84 77 61 54 52 54 71 64 78 80 85 86 74
POP 12HR                     10          30          30          40          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.10        0.06        0.11        0.36
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM SC
TSTMS                              SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 10 42 44 23<10<10<10<10 15 25 34 29<10<10<10<10 15 34 47 33
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD        8 11 10 16 19 13 13  8  9 14 13 13 16 16 18 17 16 29 26 23 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD


DATE          THU 08/17/17 FRI 08/18/17 SAT 08/19/17 SUN 08/20/17
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       68      86      66      85      66      86      66      87
TEMP          73 68 83 83 70 68 83 82 71 67 84 83 71 67 84 84
DEWPT         71 67 68 68 66 66 70 69 68 67 69 68 66 65 69 69
RH            93 97 61 61 87 93 65 65 90100 61 61 84 93 61 61
PWIND DIR           W       N      SE      SE       S       S      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           50       5      20      30      30      20      10      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS          IS SC SC SC SC IS          IS
TSTMS         SC IS          IS SC SC SC SC IS          IS

$$

KSZ024-142215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
421 AM CDT MON AUG 14 2017

DATE             MON 08/14/17            TUE 08/15/17            WED 08/16/17
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                      87          69          86          72          86
TEMP             67 75 84 87 84 76 73 71 69 75 83 86 83 77 76 74 72 78 84 86 82
DEWPT            67 69 70 70 69 71 70 69 68 70 71 72 72 72 72 71 71 72 73 73 72
MIN/MAX RH                   56          99          63          97          64
RH              100 82 63 57 61 85 90 93 97 84 67 63 70 85 87 90 97 82 70 65 72
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW SW SW
WIND SPD          5  8  8  9  9  6  5  3  4  6  9 11 10  6  9  8  5  9 12 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       76 76 58 46 37 37 56 55 63 66 58 43 55 55 76 80 86 81 86 79 78
POP 12HR                     10          30          30          50          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.05        0.01        0.40        0.42
RAIN SHWRS                      IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
TSTMS                           IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 11 46 51 33<10<10<10<10 10 25 32 22<10<10<10<10<10 46 54 30
T WIND DIR        S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW SW SW
T WIND SPD       10 13 12 16 21 13 11  8  9 11 16 17 18 14 18 17 12 19 33 17 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          THU 08/17/17 FRI 08/18/17 SAT 08/19/17 SUN 08/20/17
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       67      86      66      85      66      86      66      86
TEMP          72 67 83 83 70 67 83 83 71 67 84 83 70 67 83 84
DEWPT         68 65 66 65 64 64 67 67 66 66 66 65 64 65 66 66
RH            87 93 57 55 81 90 59 59 84 97 55 55 81 93 57 55
PWIND DIR          NW      NW       E      SE       S       W      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40       5      10      20      30      20       5      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC                IS IS SC IS IS          IS
TSTMS         SC                IS IS SC IS IS          IS

$$

KSZ012-142215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
421 AM CDT MON AUG 14 2017

DATE             MON 08/14/17            TUE 08/15/17            WED 08/16/17
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                      87          68          86          71          85
TEMP             65 75 84 87 84 75 72 70 69 76 83 86 82 75 73 73 71 78 84 85 81
DEWPT            65 69 71 71 71 70 69 68 68 71 71 72 73 72 71 70 71 73 74 74 73
MIN/MAX RH                   58         100          64         100          68
RH              100 82 65 59 65 84 90 93 97 85 67 63 74 90 93 90100 85 72 70 77
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD          3  6  8  8  6  5  4  4  3  5  8  9  8  6  8  6  5  9 11  9  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       78 71 58 45 39 50 66 57 61 66 59 42 52 53 77 83 89 79 87 78 79
POP 12HR                     20          40          20          50          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.12           0        0.44        0.51
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
TSTMS                        IS SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 11 46 52 39<10<10<10<10 13 38 39 28<10<10<10<10<10 43 53 31
T WIND DIR        S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  W
T WIND SPD        8 12 12 16 23 11  9  9  6 10 14 16 16 12 14 13 11 20 33 16 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          THU 08/17/17 FRI 08/18/17 SAT 08/19/17 SUN 08/20/17
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       65      85      65      84      64      85      65      86
TEMP          70 65 82 82 69 67 82 82 69 66 83 82 69 66 83 83
DEWPT         68 65 66 67 64 64 68 68 66 64 67 66 64 64 67 68
RH            93100 58 61 84 90 63 63 90 93 59 58 84 93 59 61
PWIND DIR           W      NW       E      SE      SE      NW      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40       5      10      20      30       5       5      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC                IS IS SC IS             IS
TSTMS         SC                IS IS SC IS             IS

$$

KSZ012-142215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
421 AM CDT MON AUG 14 2017

DATE             MON 08/14/17            TUE 08/15/17            WED 08/16/17
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                      87          68          87          71          85
TEMP             66 75 85 87 84 75 72 70 68 77 84 87 84 75 74 72 71 78 84 85 81
DEWPT            65 70 71 72 72 70 69 68 67 71 72 73 73 72 71 70 71 74 75 76 74
MIN/MAX RH                   60          98          63         100          72
RH               97 84 63 61 67 84 90 93 97 82 67 63 70 90 90 93100 88 74 75 79
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S SE SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD          5  8  6  8  8  8  5  5  3  6  8  9  8  6  9  8  6 10 10  9  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV B2 OV B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       84 70 53 41 43 56 65 52 61 67 60 42 48 52 78 83 91 77 88 77 80
POP 12HR                     20          40          20          50          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.15           0        0.27        0.61
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM SC
TSTMS                     IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM SC
LAL               1  1  2  2  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 13 49 58 37<10<10<10<10 20 46 46 32<10<10<10<10 15 35 53 34
T WIND DIR        S  S SW  S  S SE  S SW SE SE  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S SW SW  W
T WIND SPD       10 13 12 14 23 14 14 11  8 10 12 14 14 12 13 13 12 24 29 16 12
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD


DATE          THU 08/17/17 FRI 08/18/17 SAT 08/19/17 SUN 08/20/17
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       65      85      64      84      63      85      64      86
TEMP          70 65 82 82 68 66 82 81 69 64 83 81 69 66 84 83
DEWPT         68 65 67 67 63 63 68 69 65 64 67 67 64 63 68 69
RH            93100 61 61 84 90 63 67 87100 59 63 84 90 59 63
PWIND DIR           W      NW       S      SE       S      NW      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR           30       5      10      20      20       5       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC                IS    IS IS
TSTMS         SC                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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