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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
337 AM CDT THU AUG 17 2017

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

DATE             THU 08/17/17            FRI 08/18/17            SAT 08/19/17
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                      86          64          88          66          90
TEMP          66 64 74 82 86 84 72 67 64 65 78 84 88 84 74 71 68 67 79 87 90 88
DEWPT         65 62 65 60 59 60 60 60 59 60 66 68 69 70 69 68 66 66 69 68 65 67
MIN/MAX RH                   41          86          54         100          44
RH            97 93 74 47 40 44 66 78 84 84 67 59 54 63 84 90 93 97 72 53 44 50
WIND DIR       W NW NW NW NW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  W  N NE  E  E
WIND SPD       5  5  9 11 10  4  3  4  4  3  5  9 10  8  6  3  3  3  4  4  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 SC CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)    65 45  3  2  2  2 10 21 32 47 46 43 38 39 54 32 13 25  6  5  4  8
POP 12HR                      0           5          30          30           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.08           0
RAIN SHWRS                               IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                    IS IS SC SC SC SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  5  5  4  4  4  4  6  6  6  6  6  6  4  4  4  4  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 17 45 45<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 29 18<10<10<10<10 11 30 65<10
T WIND DIR     W  W NW NW NW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  W  W NE NE  N  E
T WIND SPD    11  9 16 18 13  8  6  6  6  5 13 16 16 14 11  6  6  5  8  4  6  9
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD PR


DATE          SUN 08/20/17 MON 08/21/17 TUE 08/22/17 WED 08/23/17
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       67      90      71      91      72      90      68      85
TEMP          71 68 87 86 75 73 89 87 76 73 89 86 75 69 83 81
DEWPT         66 66 71 71 70 70 73 72 71 70 72 72 70 67 69 67
RH            84 93 59 61 84 90 59 61 85 90 57 63 84 93 63 63
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S       S       S      SW      SE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10       5      20      20      30      40      20
RAIN SHWRS                      IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                           IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ024-172215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
337 AM CDT THU AUG 17 2017

DATE             THU 08/17/17            FRI 08/18/17            SAT 08/19/17
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                      86          64          88          65          90
TEMP          65 64 73 82 86 84 72 67 65 64 75 84 88 85 74 70 67 65 76 86 90 86
DEWPT         63 61 61 56 57 59 59 59 58 59 64 67 67 68 66 66 64 64 66 64 61 65
MIN/MAX RH                   37          82          50          98          39
RH            93 90 66 41 37 43 64 75 78 84 69 57 50 57 76 87 90 97 71 48 38 50
WIND DIR      NW  W NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  S SW  W  S SW NW  N  N NE NE  E
WIND SPD       4  5 10 12 10  5  3  3  3  4  5  8  9  4  3  2  3  3  4  4  4  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)     8  2  2  1  1  1  5 10 34 59 50 39 40 43 32 26 10 22  4  3  3 11
POP 12HR                      0           5          40          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.04        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS                               SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                    SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  5  5  4  4  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 26 42 47<10<10<10<10<10<10 31 48 10<10<10<10<10<10 39 66<10
T WIND DIR    NW  W NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  S  S SW  S SW NW  N  N NE  N  E
T WIND SPD     9 12 24 21 17 10  6  6  6  9 11  5 14 10  6  4  6  6  8  6  5 10
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE          SUN 08/20/17 MON 08/21/17 TUE 08/22/17 WED 08/23/17
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       67      90      71      91      73      89      67      85
TEMP          70 68 87 86 76 72 89 88 77 74 87 87 73 68 82 80
DEWPT         63 64 71 70 69 69 71 71 70 69 70 69 67 65 67 65
RH            78 87 59 59 79 90 56 57 79 84 57 55 81 90 61 60
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       W      NE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           10      10      10      20      30      20      40      20
RAIN SHWRS                      IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                           IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-172215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
337 AM CDT THU AUG 17 2017

DATE             THU 08/17/17            FRI 08/18/17            SAT 08/19/17
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                      86          62          87          63          89
TEMP          66 64 73 81 86 83 71 67 64 62 76 82 87 82 73 69 66 64 75 85 89 84
DEWPT         62 60 61 58 57 58 57 57 57 58 64 67 68 70 66 66 65 63 66 64 61 65
MIN/MAX RH                   37          87          53         100          39
RH            87 87 66 46 37 43 61 70 78 87 66 61 53 67 79 90 97 97 74 50 39 53
WIND DIR      NW  W NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  S SW NW  N  W NW NW  N  N NE  E
WIND SPD       6  6 10 12 11  5  3  3  3  3  4  8  8  4  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)     4  3  2  1  1  1  3  6 32 59 52 42 43 39 29 27 13 23  4  3  3  9
POP 12HR                      0           5          40          30           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.04        0.03           0
RAIN SHWRS                               SC SC IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                                    SC SC IS IS SC SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  4  4  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  4  4  5  5  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 28 44 51 25<10<10<10<10<10 22 46<10<10<10<10<10<10 69 76 31
T WIND DIR    NW  W NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  S SW  E  S NW  N  W NW NW  N  N  N  E
T WIND SPD    13 13 23 21 18 13  6  6  5  6  3 12 17 10  3  3  5  4  4  9  8  3
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          SUN 08/20/17 MON 08/21/17 TUE 08/22/17 WED 08/23/17
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       66      89      70      90      72      89      66      84
TEMP          69 67 86 86 75 71 88 87 77 73 86 86 72 67 81 79
DEWPT         63 64 71 71 69 69 72 73 70 69 71 71 68 65 67 66
RH            81 90 61 61 82 93 59 63 79 87 61 61 87 93 63 64
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       W      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           10      10      20      20      30      20      40      20
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS IS SC SC IS    SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                        IS IS IS SC SC IS    SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-172215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
337 AM CDT THU AUG 17 2017

DATE             THU 08/17/17            FRI 08/18/17            SAT 08/19/17
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                      85          62          86          62          89
TEMP          65 64 73 81 85 82 70 66 64 62 77 82 86 83 74 69 66 62 75 86 89 85
DEWPT         62 60 61 58 57 59 57 55 55 57 64 67 68 70 66 66 63 62 66 65 60 64
MIN/MAX RH                   39          86          55         100          38
RH            90 87 66 46 39 46 63 68 73 84 64 61 55 65 76 90 90100 74 50 38 50
WIND DIR       W  W  W NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  S SW NW  N NW NW NW  N  N  N  E
WIND SPD       8  8 11 13 12  6  4  3  3  3  4  8  6  5  3  2  2  2  3  3  4  3
CLOUDS(CAT)   FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL SC B1 B1 SC SC SC FW SC FW FW CL CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)     8 10  2  1  1  1  3  5 30 55 58 45 46 35 25 29 14 23  4  3  3  7
POP 12HR                      0           5          40          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.14        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS                               SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                                    SC SC SC SC IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  4  4  5  5  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 28 41 46<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 34<10<10<10<10<10<10 70 75<10
T WIND DIR     W  W NW NW NW NW  W  W SW  S  N  E  S NW NE NW  N  N NW  N  N  E
T WIND SPD    12 12 23 23 18 12  8  5  5  9  3 16 18  6  3  2  4  5  4  9  8  4
SMOKE DISP    PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          SUN 08/20/17 MON 08/21/17 TUE 08/22/17 WED 08/23/17
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       65      89      70      90      72      88      65      83
TEMP          68 65 86 86 75 71 88 87 77 73 86 85 72 66 82 78
DEWPT         62 63 71 71 68 69 73 74 71 69 71 71 67 64 66 65
RH            81 93 61 61 79 93 61 65 82 87 61 63 84 93 58 64
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S      SW       W      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      10      20      30      30      20      40      30
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC IS IS SC IS    IS SC SC IS
TSTMS                        IS SC IS IS SC IS    IS SC SC 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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