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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
316 AM CDT FRI MAR 17 2017

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

DATE             FRI 03/17/17            SAT 03/18/17            SUN 03/19/17
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          37          67          47          84
TEMP          56 55 58 67 72 65 54 49 42 37 46 60 67 62 50 47 47 49 59 77 84 80
DEWPT         54 53 50 42 32 33 34 35 33 31 32 29 30 34 37 37 41 45 54 57 58 55
MIN/MAX RH                   23          80          25          90          41
RH            93 93 75 40 23 30 46 58 70 79 58 31 25 35 61 68 79 86 83 50 41 42
WIND DIR       S  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      13  4 11 17 13  6  4  5  6  4  6  6  6  6  6  8  8  9 13 18 20 16
WIND GUST                                                              28 33 27
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 OV B1 SC SC SC FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    77 91 67 31 31 31 18  5 11 17 10 14  6  7  8 31 56 66 51 41 22 23
POP 12HR                     20           0           0          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE           S
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         6  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 15 27 42<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 31<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 39 40
T WIND DIR     S SW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    25  6 16 26 20 12  9 11 13  9 12  6  8 13 16 19 16 17 21 31 33 39
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX


DATE          MON 03/20/17 TUE 03/21/17 WED 03/22/17 THU 03/23/17
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       53      69      40      58      38      57      44      68
TEMP          66 54 65 63 47 40 55 54 42 38 53 54 45 44 62 66
DEWPT         52 47 44 39 32 29 29 28 27 29 35 37 41 43 48 47
RH            61 77 46 41 56 64 37 36 55 70 50 52 86 96 60 50
PWIND DIR          SW       N      NE      NE       E      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5       5       5      20      20      30      40      40
RAIN SHWRS                      IS       IS SC IS IS SC SC SC
TSTMS                                             IS SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-172215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
316 AM CDT FRI MAR 17 2017

DATE             FRI 03/17/17            SAT 03/18/17            SUN 03/19/17
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                      69          34          63          45          83
TEMP          54 51 55 65 69 64 52 46 39 34 42 55 63 60 50 46 46 46 56 73 82 81
DEWPT         52 48 42 34 33 35 32 29 30 30 29 27 27 29 32 33 36 39 51 55 56 54
MIN/MAX RH                   26          84          25          85          38
RH            93 89 61 31 26 34 46 51 70 85 60 34 25 31 50 60 68 76 83 53 41 39
WIND DIR      SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  5 13 16 11  4  4  5  6  3  5  4  6  5  6  8  9  9 11 14 18 13
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW SC B1 B1 SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)    49 46 25 26 40 30 20  9 16 23 17 18  8  7  5 21 48 64 52 40 21 29
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           5           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  1
HAINES         6  6  6  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 10 24 39<10<10<10<10<10<10 17 25<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 37 37
T WIND DIR    SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    13 11 24 26 19  9 10 12 13  9 10  5  8 12 18 17 18 14 18 25 29 33
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX


DATE          MON 03/20/17 TUE 03/21/17 WED 03/22/17 THU 03/23/17
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      64      38      55      36      54      42      66
TEMP          66 51 60 60 45 38 51 53 41 36 50 53 43 42 59 65
DEWPT         51 45 38 33 26 27 26 25 24 26 31 34 38 41 49 46
RH            58 80 44 36 47 64 37 33 50 67 48 48 82 96 69 50
PWIND DIR          SW       N      NE      NE       E      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5       5      10      30      20      30      50      60
RAIN SHWRS                      SC       IS SC IS SC SC SC NM
SNOWSHWRS                                IS SC
TSTMS                                                SC SC NM

$$

KSZ012-172215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
316 AM CDT FRI MAR 17 2017

DATE             FRI 03/17/17            SAT 03/18/17            SUN 03/19/17
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                      68          33          61          44          82
TEMP          54 49 53 64 68 63 52 45 38 33 41 53 61 57 48 44 45 44 54 69 81 79
DEWPT         51 44 41 36 34 35 30 29 30 29 30 27 28 30 31 31 34 36 48 55 56 55
MIN/MAX RH                   29          85          28          80          41
RH            90 83 64 35 28 35 43 53 73 85 65 36 28 35 51 60 65 73 80 61 42 44
WIND DIR       W NW  N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N  N NE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      11  9 16 17 13  5  5  6  5  4  4  3  4  4  5  6  8  8 11 13 16 11
WIND GUST              27                                                 26
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC SC FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)    41 28 17 28 35 24 22 20 23 25 22 20  9 10  6 14 42 63 51 42 25 34
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  1
HAINES         6  6  6  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 23 40<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 24<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 36 36
T WIND DIR     W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    19 14 24 24 20 10 12 13 11  9  8  4  6 10 14 16 18 14 18 23 28 31
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX


DATE          MON 03/20/17 TUE 03/21/17 WED 03/22/17 THU 03/23/17
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      63      37      55      35      54      41      66
TEMP          64 50 59 58 43 37 51 52 40 35 51 52 44 41 58 65
DEWPT         51 44 38 32 26 27 26 25 23 24 30 33 37 40 48 46
RH            63 80 45 37 51 67 37 35 50 64 44 48 76 96 69 50
PWIND DIR          SW       N      NE      NE       E      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10       5      10      20      10      30      60      60
RAIN SHWRS                      IS          SC IS IS NM SC NM
SNOWSHWRS                                   SC
TSTMS                                                NM SC NM

$$

KSZ012-172215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
316 AM CDT FRI MAR 17 2017

DATE             FRI 03/17/17            SAT 03/18/17            SUN 03/19/17
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                      67          33          60          43          81
TEMP          53 48 52 63 67 62 51 44 38 33 40 53 60 57 47 43 44 44 53 68 80 79
DEWPT         49 42 41 38 34 34 30 30 31 29 30 27 27 29 29 30 33 34 45 54 57 56
MIN/MAX RH                   29          87          28          74          44
RH            86 80 66 39 29 35 44 57 76 85 67 36 28 34 49 60 65 68 74 61 45 45
WIND DIR      SW NW  N  N NW NW NW  N  N NW  N  N SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       9 10 13 17 14  6  6  6  5  5  6  3  4  5  6  9 10 11 12 14 16 12
WIND GUST                                                                 26
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC FW FW SC SC FW FW SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    36 19 13 26 31 19 23 26 23 21 27 23 11 12  7 11 38 61 52 44 29 39
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  1
HAINES         6  6  6  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 10 20 39<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 23<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 34 37
T WIND DIR    SW NW  N  N  N NW NW  N NW NW  N  N SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    13 17 25 25 23 13 13 13 11 12 10  3  5 10 13 17 20 20 20 21 26 27
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX


DATE          MON 03/20/17 TUE 03/21/17 WED 03/22/17 THU 03/23/17
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      63      37      55      35      53      40      64
TEMP          64 50 57 58 43 37 50 52 40 35 49 50 43 40 56 63
DEWPT         51 44 37 32 25 26 25 25 23 23 30 33 36 39 48 46
RH            63 80 47 37 49 64 37 35 50 61 48 52 76 96 74 54
PWIND DIR          SW       N      NE      NE       E      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10       5      10      10       5      30      60      60
RAIN SHWRS                                  SC SC IS NM SC NM
SNOWSHWRS                                   SC
TSTMS                                                NM SC NM

$$


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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