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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
351 AM CDT TUE SEP 19 2017

KSZ058-192215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
351 AM CDT TUE SEP 19 2017

DATE             TUE 09/19/17            WED 09/20/17            THU 09/21/17
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                      88          72          89          70          91
TEMP          68 67 75 84 88 84 79 77 75 72 79 87 89 84 75 73 72 70 79 87 91 85
DEWPT         65 65 68 70 71 72 70 69 69 67 69 69 69 70 68 69 69 68 71 72 71 70
MIN/MAX RH                   57          86          52          92          52
RH            90 93 79 63 57 67 74 76 82 84 72 55 52 63 79 87 90 93 77 61 52 61
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  8 12 20 27 18 18 18 17 10 11  8  8  8  6  8  8  8 12 13 14 12
WIND GUST                          28                                  24 26
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    34 33 34 21 21 10 12 14 17 22 24 31 41 43 55 47 52 36 16 23 15 24
POP 12HR                     20           5          10          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.03           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS                               SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS                               SC SC IS IS
LAL            1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  5  5  3  3  5  5  5  5  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 27 35<10<10<10<10<10 18 37 48<10<10<10<10<10 15 27 36 24
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    13 16 24 32 39 35 36 35 32 20 21 14 16 14 12 16 16 17 26 26 32 33
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX PR PR FR PR PR GD GD EX PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17 SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17
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       71      88      68      87      65      85      62      81
TEMP          76 71 87 83 74 69 86 81 72 66 84 78 68 63 80 73
DEWPT         69 68 70 68 66 65 68 66 64 63 65 64 63 61 64 63
RH            79 90 57 61 76 87 55 60 76 90 53 62 84 93 58 71
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR            5       5       0       5       5      20      10      50
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS    IS SC SC
TSTMS                                          IS    IS SC SC

$$

KSZ024-192215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
351 AM CDT TUE SEP 19 2017

DATE             TUE 09/19/17            WED 09/20/17            THU 09/21/17
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                      88          71          87          68          90
TEMP          67 67 75 83 88 84 79 78 74 71 74 83 87 81 72 70 69 69 78 86 90 85
DEWPT         65 64 67 69 70 71 70 68 68 66 65 64 63 65 64 66 66 67 69 71 69 70
MIN/MAX RH                   55          85          45          96          51
RH            93 90 76 63 55 65 74 71 82 84 74 53 45 58 76 87 90 93 74 61 50 61
WIND DIR      SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NE NE NE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  5 11 17 24 17 16 16 14  8  9  5  4  5  5  4  6  8 11 14 16 13
WIND GUST                                                                 27
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    32 37 27 17 20 14 11 23 14 24 21 27 23 47 47 55 56 37 17 25 17 20
POP 12HR                     20           5          10          30           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.04           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS                               SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS                               SC SC SC SC
LAL            2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  5  5  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 12 32<10<10<10<10<10 24 38 46 31<10<10<10<10 11 23 34 14
T WIND DIR    SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW  E  E NE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    10 11 23 27 37 33 31 31 27 16 16  5  3  5 11  9 13 16 21 26 34 32
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR GD FR PR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD


DATE          FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17 SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17
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       71      88      69      86      66      84      63      78
TEMP          77 71 86 84 75 70 85 82 72 67 83 78 69 64 78 71
DEWPT         69 68 69 67 66 64 66 65 64 63 64 63 62 60 62 60
RH            76 90 57 57 74 81 53 56 76 87 53 60 78 87 58 68
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5      20      30      60
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS    SC SC NM
TSTMS                                          IS    SC SC NM

$$

KSZ012-192215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
351 AM CDT TUE SEP 19 2017

DATE             TUE 09/19/17            WED 09/20/17            THU 09/21/17
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          70          85          66          89
TEMP          66 66 74 82 87 83 78 76 74 70 74 83 85 79 71 68 67 67 76 85 89 84
DEWPT         65 64 67 69 70 72 70 69 68 66 65 64 62 65 60 64 64 66 70 72 70 71
MIN/MAX RH                   57          87          46          97          54
RH            97 93 79 65 57 70 76 79 82 87 74 53 46 62 68 87 90 97 82 65 54 65
WIND DIR      SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  6 11 17 24 17 16 16 13  6  8  5  4  4  4  3  4  5  9 12 16 11
WIND GUST                                                                 27
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW SC FW SC FW SC SC B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    42 42 23 19 16 16 18 26 21 27 21 26 20 42 40 56 55 40 21 25 18 20
POP 12HR                     20           5          10          30           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.03           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS                               IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS                               IS IS SC SC
LAL            2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  5  5  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 21 33<10<10<10<10<10 29 39 49<10<10<10<10<10 13 21 37 23
T WIND DIR    SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NE NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    11 12 20 28 37 33 29 31 26 13 14  6  5  9  9  6  9 12 18 23 34 34
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17 SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17
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       71      87      68      86      65      83      62      78
TEMP          76 71 85 83 73 69 85 82 72 66 82 77 68 63 78 70
DEWPT         68 68 70 69 66 65 67 67 64 63 66 64 62 60 62 61
RH            76 90 61 63 79 87 55 61 76 90 58 64 81 90 58 73
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5      20      30      50
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS    SC SC SC
TSTMS                                          IS    SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-192215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
351 AM CDT TUE SEP 19 2017

DATE             TUE 09/19/17            WED 09/20/17            THU 09/21/17
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          70          85          66          89
TEMP          66 65 74 84 87 82 78 77 74 70 74 83 85 80 70 69 67 68 77 86 89 83
DEWPT         65 64 67 69 70 72 71 69 68 66 66 64 63 65 59 64 63 66 70 72 71 71
MIN/MAX RH                   57          87          47          97          56
RH            97 97 79 61 57 72 79 76 82 87 76 53 48 60 68 84 87 93 79 63 56 67
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  6 11 16 21 17 16 18 14  8  8  6  4  4  4  4  5  6 10 13 16 12
WIND GUST                                                                 26
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)    46 46 30 21 14 18 21 27 27 29 22 24 18 36 36 56 54 43 26 25 17 20
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS                                  IS IS SC SC
TSTMS            IS                                  IS IS SC SC
LAL            1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  5  5  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 31 33 21<10<10<10<10 31 38 48<10<10<10<10<10 15 24 42 10
T WIND DIR    SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    10 12 18 26 37 36 32 34 28 16 14  8  6  9  8  8 10 11 17 23 33 27
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX FR


DATE          FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17 SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17
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       71      87      69      86      65      83      62      78
TEMP          76 71 86 83 74 70 85 81 71 66 82 77 67 63 77 71
DEWPT         68 68 71 69 66 65 68 67 64 63 66 65 62 60 63 61
RH            76 90 61 63 76 84 57 63 79 90 58 67 84 90 62 71
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5      20      30      50
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS    SC SC SC
TSTMS                                          IS    SC SC SC

$$


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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