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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
323 AM CDT THU OCT 12 2017

KSZ058-122215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
323 AM CDT THU OCT 12 2017

DATE             THU 10/12/17            FRI 10/13/17            SAT 10/14/17
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                      77          59          85          63          84
TEMP          48 47 56 71 76 70 63 62 61 59 69 81 85 75 69 65 64 64 72 82 83 75
DEWPT         46 46 50 52 54 55 55 56 55 56 60 63 64 64 63 62 62 63 65 66 66 65
MIN/MAX RH                   46          89          50          98          54
RH            93 96 80 51 46 59 75 81 81 90 73 54 50 69 81 90 93 97 79 58 57 71
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD       5  9 12 17 18 11 11 10 11  8 14 13 13 11  8  9  9 12 20 23 20 16
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL SC FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)     1 32 17  2  2  2  7 11  9  7 11 14 25 25 39 43 64 65 55 68 77 89
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          20          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.13
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC  O
TSTMS                                                IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC  O
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4
HAINES         4  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 20 26<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 33<10<10<10<10<10<10 33 41 29
T WIND DIR    SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    10 13 18 25 29 21 19 17 18 16 25 23 24 21  3  3 10 17 27 33 36 36
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          SUN 10/15/17 MON 10/16/17 TUE 10/17/17 WED 10/18/17
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      62      40      68      44      72      48      73
TEMP          62 50 61 57 45 42 67 61 50 46 70 65 53 50 72 65
DEWPT         56 45 43 38 38 35 39 41 40 39 43 44 43 43 46 45
RH            81 83 51 49 76 76 36 48 68 76 38 46 69 77 39 48
PWIND DIR          NW       N      NW      SW       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           80      10       0       0       0       0       0       5
RAIN SHWRS     O NM
TSTMS          O NM

$$

KSZ024-122215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
323 AM CDT THU OCT 12 2017

DATE             THU 10/12/17            FRI 10/13/17            SAT 10/14/17
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                      75          57          80          59          80
TEMP          47 47 54 69 74 69 63 60 60 57 66 76 80 70 63 60 59 60 67 76 79 71
DEWPT         46 46 49 51 53 53 55 56 55 56 58 60 61 59 59 59 58 60 62 63 65 63
MIN/MAX RH                   48          95          52         100          60
RH            96 96 83 53 48 57 75 87 84 96 75 58 52 68 87 96 96100 84 64 62 76
WIND DIR      SE SE SE  S  S SE  S  S SE SE  S  S  W  N  N NE  E  S  S  S SW  W
WIND SPD       5  8 11 14 16  9  9  6  5  5  8  6  4  8  8  3  4  6 13 13 18 12
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW SC FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)     6 41 22  3  3  2  3  4 12 19 25 33 37 45 52 59 63 74 78 83 82 93
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          40          70
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.03        0.31
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM  O
TSTMS                                             IS IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM  O
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5
HAINES         3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 19 26<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 40<10<10<10<10<10<10 16<10<10
T WIND DIR    SE SE SE  S  S SE  S  S SE SE  S SW SW  N  N  N  E  S  S  S SW  W
T WIND SPD    10 13 20 26 28 18 17 13 11 11 16 11  8 17 14  6  8 12 18 21 31 24
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR


DATE          SUN 10/15/17 MON 10/16/17 TUE 10/17/17 WED 10/18/17
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      60      41      68      46      72      49      72
TEMP          58 49 59 55 46 43 66 62 52 48 70 66 55 51 71 65
DEWPT         52 44 39 36 36 35 39 40 39 39 43 43 44 43 45 44
RH            80 83 47 49 68 73 37 44 61 71 38 43 66 74 39 46
PWIND DIR          NW      NW       W      SW      SW      SW       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           80       0       0       0       0       0       0       5
RAIN SHWRS     O NM
TSTMS          O SC

$$

KSZ012-122215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
323 AM CDT THU OCT 12 2017

DATE             THU 10/12/17            FRI 10/13/17            SAT 10/14/17
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                      74          56          76          57          78
TEMP          47 47 54 67 73 67 61 59 58 56 65 74 76 67 62 59 57 58 66 74 78 69
DEWPT         46 46 49 51 53 53 55 55 54 55 57 59 60 58 58 58 57 58 61 64 64 62
MIN/MAX RH                   49          96          57          99          62
RH            96 96 83 56 49 61 81 87 86 96 75 59 58 73 87 96100100 84 71 62 78
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S SE  S  S SE  N  N  N  N  E SE  S  S SW  W
WIND SPD       5  8 12 14 16  9  9  6  5  4  8  4  5  8  8  4  4  5 13 11 16 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)    13 45 23  5  4  2  5  7 16 24 32 43 48 55 59 65 65 75 81 89 85 94
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          50          80
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.07        0.38
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM  O  O  O
TSTMS                                             IS IS IS SC SC SC SC  O  O  O
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 19 26<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 38 10<10<10<10<10 11 16 16<10
T WIND DIR    SE SE  S  S  S SE  S  S SE SE  S  S NW  N  N  N NE SE  S  S SW  W
T WIND SPD    10 13 20 24 28 18 17 12 10  8 12  6  1 17 13  8  5  8 16 19 21 20
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD PR


DATE          SUN 10/15/17 MON 10/16/17 TUE 10/17/17 WED 10/18/17
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       48      59      40      68      45      71      48      72
TEMP          57 48 58 55 44 43 66 62 51 47 69 65 54 50 71 66
DEWPT         52 42 40 37 36 35 41 42 39 39 45 45 44 42 46 45
RH            83 80 51 51 73 73 40 48 63 74 42 48 69 74 41 47
PWIND DIR          NW      NW       W      SW      SW      SW       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           80       0       0       0       0       0       0       5
RAIN SHWRS     O SC
TSTMS          O SC

$$

KSZ012-122215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
323 AM CDT THU OCT 12 2017

DATE             THU 10/12/17            FRI 10/13/17            SAT 10/14/17
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                      73          55          76          58          78
TEMP          47 46 54 66 72 66 60 59 58 55 65 73 75 68 63 60 59 59 66 74 78 68
DEWPT         46 45 49 51 53 53 54 55 54 55 58 59 60 58 58 58 57 58 62 64 64 62
MIN/MAX RH                   52          99          58          97          63
RH            96 96 83 58 51 63 81 87 86100 78 62 60 70 84 93 93 96 87 71 62 81
WIND DIR      SE SE SE SE  S SE SE  S SE SE SE  E  N  N NE  N  E SE  S  S SW NW
WIND SPD       5  8 12 14 16  9  9  6  4  5  6  5  6  9  8  4  4  5 12 12 13 12
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)    15 43 25  9  6  3 11 18 24 27 38 49 56 69 68 70 70 77 84 94 88 96
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          50          80
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.09        0.43
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC NM NM  O  O  O
TSTMS                                             IS IS IS SC SC SC SC  O  O  O
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 19 24<10<10<10<10<10<10 27 33 12 11<10<10<10 12 20 17<10
T WIND DIR    SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S SE SE  S  S  N  N  N  N NE SE  S  S SW NW
T WIND SPD    12 16 23 24 26 14 14 11  8 10  9  2  3 18 13  8  5  6 12 16 19 21
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR


DATE          SUN 10/15/17 MON 10/16/17 TUE 10/17/17 WED 10/18/17
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       48      59      40      68      45      71      48      72
TEMP          57 48 58 55 45 42 66 61 51 47 69 65 54 50 71 65
DEWPT         51 43 41 38 37 35 42 43 41 40 45 46 44 43 47 46
RH            80 83 53 53 73 76 42 51 68 76 42 50 69 77 42 50
PWIND DIR          NW      NW       W      SW      SW      SW       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW CL FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR           80       0       0       0       0       0       0       5
RAIN SHWRS     O SC
TSTMS          O 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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