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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
351 AM CST SAT NOV 11 2017

KSZ058-112215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
351 AM CST SAT NOV 11 2017

DATE             SAT 11/11/17            SUN 11/12/17            MON 11/13/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      47          41          53          33          56
TEMP             42 45 46 46 46 45 45 43 42 42 48 53 47 41 36 34 34 41 51 56 49
DEWPT            36 37 40 43 44 44 43 43 41 40 41 40 39 37 34 33 34 38 41 43 44
MIN/MAX RH                   73         100          60         100          59
RH               79 73 79 89 93 96 93100 96 93 77 61 74 85 92 96100 89 68 62 83
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 12 12 11  8  4  3  4  9 10  9  9  4  3  2  3  3  6  8  9  6
WIND GUST           25 25
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 FW FW CL FW FW SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       91 97100100 99 99 97 71 82 78 53 13 13  4 16 23 37 38 37 49 65
POP 12HR                     60          60           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.02           0           0           0
DRIZZLE                AR WD WD AR  ?
RAIN                                                                          C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 11 13 15 10<10<10<10 12 14 23 28 15<10<10<10<10 12 17 19 11
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       17 24 23 20 16 11  5  9 19 19 19 18 13  8  4  6  6 11 12 13 16
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               TUE 11/14/17  WED 11/15/17  THU 11/16/17  FRI 11/17/17
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       46    63      48    60      41    62      43    61
TEMP          46   49 60 59 54   48 56 51 41   41 58 56 49   43 57 51
DEWPT         46   49 54 55 53   48 41 39 39   41 48 47 46   40 36 30
RH           100  100 81 87 96  100 57 63 92  100 69 72 89   89 45 44
PWIND DIR           S     S      SW     N       E     S      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC SC FW
POP 12HR           30    20      80    20      10    10       5     5
RAIN           C    C  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                  SC    O IS
TSTMS                       IS   IS

$$

KSZ024-112215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
351 AM CST SAT NOV 11 2017

DATE             SAT 11/11/17            SUN 11/12/17            MON 11/13/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      44          39          50          32          54
TEMP             39 42 43 44 43 43 43 41 39 40 46 50 44 38 35 32 32 38 48 54 48
DEWPT            33 35 38 41 42 41 41 40 37 37 38 36 35 32 32 30 32 35 38 40 40
MIN/MAX RH                   69          96          57         100          59
RH               79 76 82 89 96 93 93 96 92 89 73 58 70 79 89 92100 89 68 59 74
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S SE  E  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          9  9  9  8  5  3  3  6  9 10  9  8  4  3  2  3  4  6  9  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW CL FW FW SC FW SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       95 99100100100 99 94 88 88 80 38  7  8  2 11 14 29 22 29 38 61
POP 12HR                     70          60           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.02           0           0           0
DRIZZLE             AR AR WD WD AR
RAIN                                                                          S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 12 12 20 24<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 17 11
T WIND DIR       SE SE  S  S SE  E  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       16 16 21 18 10  5  4 13 20 20 19 13  9  6  4  6  8 12 16 14 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               TUE 11/14/17  WED 11/15/17  THU 11/16/17  FRI 11/17/17
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       45    62      45    59      38    60      41    59
TEMP          45   47 58 59 54   47 54 49 41   39 54 55 48   41 54 51
DEWPT         45   46 53 53 52   43 37 34 34   37 44 44 43   38 34 29
RH           100   96 83 80 93   86 52 56 76   92 69 66 83   89 46 42
PWIND DIR           S     S      SW     N       E     S      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC FW SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC SC FW
POP 12HR           20    20      70     5       5    10      10    10
RAIN           S    S  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                  NM   NM
TSTMS                       IS   IS

$$

KSZ012-112215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
351 AM CST SAT NOV 11 2017

DATE             SAT 11/11/17            SUN 11/12/17            MON 11/13/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      43          38          50          31          54
TEMP             37 40 43 43 42 42 41 40 38 40 45 50 43 37 33 32 31 39 49 54 48
DEWPT            31 34 37 41 40 40 40 39 37 37 37 35 34 31 31 29 31 35 38 39 39
MIN/MAX RH                   64          98          56          99          58
RH               79 79 79 93 93 93 96 96 96 89 73 56 70 79 92 88100 85 66 57 71
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE  E NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          8  9  9  8  3  2  2  5  9 10  8  6  3  2  1  2  3  6  9  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC CL FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       93 99100100100 99 96 92 89 81 38  5  6  2  9 11 25 21 30 34 58
POP 12HR                     80          60           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.02           0           0           0
DRIZZLE             AR AR WD WD AR  ?
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 10 12<10<10<10<10 12 13 21 26<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 18 13
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE  E NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       14 16 19 16 10  4  3 13 20 20 19 14  6  5  3  4  6 12 16 16 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               TUE 11/14/17  WED 11/15/17  THU 11/16/17  FRI 11/17/17
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       44    62      43    58      37    58      41    58
TEMP          44   48 59 59 53   44 53 48 39   37 54 54 46   41 53 49
DEWPT         44   45 53 53 51   41 36 34 34   36 43 43 42   38 34 30
RH           100   89 80 80 93   89 52 58 82   96 66 66 86   89 48 48
PWIND DIR           S     S      SW     N       E    SE      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC FW SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC SC FW
POP 12HR           20    20      60     5       5    20      20    10
RAIN                S  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                  NM   NM                  IS IS   IS
TSTMS                       IS

$$

KSZ012-112215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
351 AM CST SAT NOV 11 2017

DATE             SAT 11/11/17            SUN 11/12/17            MON 11/13/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      43          38          50          29          53
TEMP             36 40 43 42 42 42 40 39 38 40 45 50 42 35 32 30 29 37 47 53 47
DEWPT            29 33 36 40 40 40 39 38 36 36 36 34 34 31 30 28 29 34 37 39 39
MIN/MAX RH                   60          99          54         100          59
RH               75 76 76 93 93 93 96 96 92 85 70 54 73 85 92 92100 89 68 59 74
WIND DIR         SE  S  S SE SE  E NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 10  9  8  4  3  3  6  9 10  9  8  4  2  2  3  4  8 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       90 99100100100100 98 94 90 82 37  5  5  2  8 10 23 18 32 31 55
POP 12HR                     80          60           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.02           0           0           0
DRIZZLE             AR AR  D WD AR
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 11 10<10<10<10<10 12 15 22 27<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 18 14
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S SE SE  E NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       18 18 20 16 11  6  4 14 20 20 18 14  9  4  4  6  9 17 18 16 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               TUE 11/14/17  WED 11/15/17  THU 11/16/17  FRI 11/17/17
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       44    62      43    58      36    58      41    58
TEMP          44   48 58 57 52   44 52 48 38   36 54 53 46   41 53 48
DEWPT         44   45 52 53 50   40 35 34 34   35 42 43 42   38 35 30
RH           100   89 80 86 93   86 52 58 85   96 64 69 86   89 50 49
PWIND DIR           S     S      SW     N       E    SE      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC FW FW   SC B1 B1 B1   SC SC FW
POP 12HR           10    20      60     5       5    20      20    10
RAIN                   S  S
RAIN SHWRS                  NM   SC                  IS IS   IS
TSTMS                       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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