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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
352 AM CST WED NOV 15 2017

KSZ058-152215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
352 AM CST WED NOV 15 2017

DATE             WED 11/15/17            THU 11/16/17            FRI 11/17/17
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                      58          34          57          48          71
TEMP             55 49 56 57 49 41 38 36 35 40 53 57 50 48 49 52 56 59 66 71 64
DEWPT            49 42 39 36 34 33 33 32 31 32 34 35 37 42 46 49 51 55 56 53 52
MIN/MAX RH                   45          89          43          90          53
RH               80 77 53 45 56 73 82 85 85 73 48 43 61 80 89 89 83 87 70 53 65
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S
WIND SPD         12 14 14 11  6  3  3  3  5  8 10 11  9 10 12 13 14 18 18 14 10
WIND GUST           27                                     24 26 27 32 31 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 CL CL CL CL FW SC SC SC FW FW FW SC B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       67  2  1  2  2  7 34 31 27 20 19 16 45 72 88 82 86 73 58 48 47
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN                                                        S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS
TSTMS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  2  2  2  2  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 24 27<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 19<10<10<10<10 11 19 22 23 15
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD       18 25 26 18 12  9  8  8 13 12 16 17 13 16 20 26 28 37 36 31 23
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR FR FR EX EX EX FR


DATE               SAT 11/18/17  SUN 11/19/17  MON 11/20/17  TUE 11/21/17
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       42    53      30    55      35    57      36    55
TEMP          51   42 51 45 34   30 50 45 38   35 52 48 39   36 51 47
DEWPT         45   37 28 26 23   23 26 27 28   28 30 32 33   33 35 34
RH            80   82 41 47 64   75 39 49 67   75 43 54 79   89 54 60
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    SW       S    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   CL CL FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10     5       0     0       0     0       5     5

$$

KSZ024-152215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
352 AM CST WED NOV 15 2017

DATE             WED 11/15/17            THU 11/16/17            FRI 11/17/17
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                      56          31          54          46          69
TEMP             51 47 55 55 48 41 37 33 32 37 49 54 48 46 48 52 55 57 64 69 62
DEWPT            44 38 36 33 32 31 30 29 28 29 30 32 34 37 42 47 49 52 53 51 50
MIN/MAX RH                   43          89          42          86          53
RH               77 71 49 43 54 67 75 85 85 72 48 43 58 71 80 83 80 83 67 53 65
WIND DIR         NW  N  N NW NW  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD         12 13 12 10  5  4  3  4  5  6 10 12  9 10 10 11 11 14 14 10  5
WIND GUST           27                                              25
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC CL CL CL CL CL SC SC SC FW SC FW SC B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       33  2  1  1  2  4 32 33 31 24 27 24 38 58 84 84 89 74 66 57 53
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT          10<10 26 30<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 18<10<10<10<10 12 18 25 23 20
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N NW NW  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD       27 25 24 19 11  9  9 10 12 11 16 20 17 18 19 23 26 32 32 23 17
SMOKE DISP       FR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD GD


DATE               SAT 11/18/17  SUN 11/19/17  MON 11/20/17  TUE 11/21/17
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       40    51      27    53      34    56      35    52
TEMP          48   42 49 42 31   27 48 44 37   34 52 49 39   35 48 45
DEWPT         41   35 26 23 21   21 24 25 25   25 28 30 30   31 32 29
RH            77   76 40 46 66   78 39 47 61   69 39 48 70   85 54 53
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    SW       S    SW      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20     5       0     0       0     0       5     0
RAIN SHWRS         IS

$$

KSZ012-152215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
352 AM CST WED NOV 15 2017

DATE             WED 11/15/17            THU 11/16/17            FRI 11/17/17
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                      55          30          53          44          67
TEMP             49 47 53 54 46 39 35 33 31 36 47 53 47 44 47 50 53 57 63 67 60
DEWPT            43 38 37 34 32 31 30 28 27 27 29 32 33 36 41 46 48 53 53 51 50
MIN/MAX RH                   45          90          43          89          55
RH               80 71 54 46 58 73 82 82 85 69 49 44 58 73 79 86 83 86 70 56 69
WIND DIR         NW  N NW NW NW  N  N  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD         13 13 12 11  6  3  2  2  3  6 10 12 10 10 10 11 11 14 13 10  4
WIND GUST           26                                              25
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC CL CL CL CL CL SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       33  2  1  1  1  3 30 32 34 29 29 27 42 56 83 87 91 78 73 64 58
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT          11 10 27 29<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 18<10<10<10<10 11 19 27 25 19
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N NW NW  N NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD       26 24 24 18 12  8  6  5  9 11 14 19 14 17 18 24 25 33 34 23 14
SMOKE DISP       FR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR FR FR GD EX GD FR


DATE               SAT 11/18/17  SUN 11/19/17  MON 11/20/17  TUE 11/21/17
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       39    50      26    52      33    56      34    52
TEMP          46   40 47 40 30   26 47 43 35   33 52 48 40   34 48 44
DEWPT         41   34 27 23 20   19 23 25 25   25 29 31 30   30 31 28
RH            83   79 45 50 66   74 38 49 66   72 41 51 67   85 51 53
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    SW       S    SW      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20     5       0     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS         IS

$$

KSZ012-152215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
352 AM CST WED NOV 15 2017

DATE             WED 11/15/17            THU 11/16/17            FRI 11/17/17
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                      55          30          52          43          66
TEMP             49 47 53 54 46 39 35 32 31 36 46 52 45 43 45 49 52 57 63 66 60
DEWPT            43 38 36 33 31 31 29 27 26 26 28 30 32 35 39 45 48 52 53 51 50
MIN/MAX RH                   44          89          42          87          58
RH               80 71 52 45 55 73 78 81 81 67 49 43 60 73 79 86 86 83 70 58 69
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW  N  N SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW  W
WIND SPD         13 13 13 12  6  4  3  2  4  6 10 12 10 11 11 12 12 14 13 10  5
WIND GUST           26 24                                           25
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC CL CL CL CL CL SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       27  2  0  1  0  2 28 32 37 33 30 30 45 53 81 87 91 83 79 69 62
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT          12 10 23 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 14 18<10<10<10<10 10 16 26 29 20
T WIND DIR       NW  N NW NW NW  N  N SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW  W
T WIND SPD       27 26 23 19 14  9  6  4  9 13 14 20 19 19 18 21 24 32 32 25 14
SMOKE DISP       FR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX FR


DATE               SAT 11/18/17  SUN 11/19/17  MON 11/20/17  TUE 11/21/17
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       39    50      26    51      33    55      33    51
TEMP          46   39 47 40 30   26 46 41 34   33 51 46 39   33 47 44
DEWPT         41   34 28 22 20   20 23 25 25   25 29 31 30   31 30 28
RH            83   82 47 48 66   78 40 52 69   72 42 55 70   92 51 53
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    SW       S    SW      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30    10       0     0       0     0       0     5
DRIZZLE             ?
RAIN                C
RAIN SHWRS         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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