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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
423 AM CDT WED APR 26 2017

KSZ058-262215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
423 AM CDT WED APR 26 2017

DATE             WED 04/26/17            THU 04/27/17            FRI 04/28/17
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                      52          36          61          47          65
TEMP             43 43 47 52 51 44 41 38 38 52 59 61 57 51 49 48 48 55 60 65 63
DEWPT            39 38 39 40 39 39 38 35 35 38 40 42 44 45 45 47 47 50 51 49 48
MIN/MAX RH                   61          92          47         100          55
RH               86 82 74 63 63 82 89 89 89 59 49 49 62 80 86 96 96 83 72 56 58
WIND DIR          N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W  S  S SE  E  E  E  E  E SW NW  N  N
WIND SPD         17 18 16 16 12  6  5  4  4  4  5  8  8  9 10  6  5  5  8  8  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV B2 B1 FW FW FW SC B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       97 97 89 88 77 53 10  9 20 32 73 87 78 86 92 88 85 80 74 72 80
POP 12HR                     30          10          30          60          20
QPF 12HR                   0.04           0           0        0.17           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS IS                      SC SC SC SC NM NM IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT          18 19 21 32 34<10<10<10<10 23 30 33 21<10<10<10<10<10 32 32 26
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W  S  S SE  E  E  E  E  E SW NW NW  N
T WIND SPD       29 32 24 24 24 13 11  9 10  4 10 13 19 17 19 13 12  9 12 12 18
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          SAT 04/29/17 SUN 04/30/17 MON 05/01/17 TUE 05/02/17
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       47      55      42      51      39      64      47      69
TEMP          50 47 53 54 47 42 49 49 42 40 56 62 51 48 64 67
DEWPT         46 44 46 45 43 41 41 37 37 36 40 44 44 43 48 49
RH            86 89 77 71 86 96 74 63 82 85 55 52 77 83 56 52
PWIND DIR          NE      NE       N      NW       W       W      SW       S
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           70      80      70      50      10       5      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC NM NM  O NM SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-262215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
423 AM CDT WED APR 26 2017

DATE             WED 04/26/17            THU 04/27/17            FRI 04/28/17
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                      52          35          59          46          60
TEMP             41 42 48 52 50 44 40 36 37 49 58 59 56 50 48 47 46 51 55 59 58
DEWPT            37 36 37 38 37 36 36 33 33 34 36 38 40 43 44 45 45 47 47 46 43
MIN/MAX RH                   58          91          44          95          57
RH               85 79 65 59 61 73 85 89 85 56 44 45 55 77 86 93 96 86 74 62 57
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  S SE  E  E  E  E NE  N  N  N
WIND SPD         14 17 14 14 11  5  5  4  5  5  4  5  5  6  9  9  8  5  6  9  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 FW FW FW SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       96 97 93 79 74 59 24  9 15 32 61 87 93 92 95 94 93 86 85 77 83
POP 12HR                     20          10          20          70          40
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0        0.20        0.01
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS                         IS IS SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                      IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  5  5  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          12 19 28 35 32<10<10<10<10 25 36 31 27<10<10<10<10<10 16 30 29
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW SW  S SE  E  E  E  E  E  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       27 29 23 24 23 11 11  9 11  8  6  6 13 13 19 18 16 10  8 11 16
SMOKE DISP       FR GD GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD


DATE          SAT 04/29/17 SUN 04/30/17 MON 05/01/17 TUE 05/02/17
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       44      52      41      49      39      62      46      68
TEMP          46 44 50 51 45 41 48 47 42 40 55 61 50 47 64 66
DEWPT         42 42 41 41 40 39 40 37 36 36 38 41 42 42 47 46
RH            86 93 71 68 82 92 74 68 79 85 53 48 74 83 54 48
PWIND DIR           N      NE       N       N      NW      NW       W      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           60      70      80      60      20       5       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC NM NM NM  O NM NM SC IS

$$

KSZ012-262215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
423 AM CDT WED APR 26 2017

DATE             WED 04/26/17            THU 04/27/17            FRI 04/28/17
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                      51          35          59          45          58
TEMP             40 42 47 50 50 43 40 37 37 49 57 59 57 49 47 46 46 51 54 57 57
DEWPT            37 36 37 38 37 36 36 33 32 34 36 38 39 42 43 44 44 47 46 45 43
MIN/MAX RH                   60          90          44          95          59
RH               89 79 68 63 61 76 85 85 82 56 45 45 51 77 86 93 93 86 74 64 59
WIND DIR         NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SE  E  E  E  E NE  N  N  N
WIND SPD         16 17 16 14 12  6  6  5  4  6  4  5  4  5  5  9  8  6  8  9  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       98 99 88 83 71 62 28 13 13 27 54 86 95 94 95 98 94 90 89 82 83
POP 12HR                     20          10          20          70          40
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0        0.24        0.03
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS                         IS IS SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                      IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  5  5  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          13 20 28 31 32<10<10<10<10 28 37 33 31<10<10<10<10 12 18 28 30
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SE  E  E  E  E  E NE  N  N
T WIND SPD       28 29 24 24 24 13 13 11 10 11  8  9  8 12 12 18 14 16 10 11 14
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR GD


DATE          SAT 04/29/17 SUN 04/30/17 MON 05/01/17 TUE 05/02/17
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       44      52      42      49      39      61      46      68
TEMP          46 44 50 51 45 42 47 48 42 39 54 60 49 47 64 66
DEWPT         42 41 41 40 40 39 39 36 37 37 37 41 41 42 47 46
RH            86 89 71 66 82 89 74 63 82 92 52 49 74 83 54 48
PWIND DIR           N      NE       N       N      NW      NW       W      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           60      70      80      60      30      10       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC NM NM NM  O NM NM SC SC IS

$$

KSZ012-262215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
423 AM CDT WED APR 26 2017

DATE             WED 04/26/17            THU 04/27/17            FRI 04/28/17
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                      50          36          59          45          57
TEMP             41 42 47 50 49 44 41 38 37 47 56 59 56 50 46 46 45 50 54 57 56
DEWPT            37 37 38 37 36 35 36 33 32 34 36 38 39 42 43 44 43 46 45 45 43
MIN/MAX RH                   58          85          44          93          61
RH               85 82 71 61 61 70 82 82 82 60 47 45 53 74 89 93 93 86 71 64 62
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  N NW NW  W NW NW  W SW  S  E  E  E  E  E  N  N  N
WIND SPD         16 17 16 14 12  8  8  6  6  8  6  6  4  4  6  9  8  8 10  9  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       98 99 92 90 78 65 38 14 12 22 47 82 94 94 94 98 95 93 92 85 83
POP 12HR                     20          10          20          60          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.21        0.07
RAIN SHWRS       IS                            IS IS SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                      IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  5  5  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          14 20 28 30 28 10<10<10<10 23 36 38 26<10<10<10<10 12 22 27 35
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  N NW NW  W NW NW  W SW  S  E  E  E  E  E NE  N  N
T WIND SPD       29 29 24 24 23 19 16 13 13 12 10 11  4  9 12 18 16 18 13 12 12
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD EX GD FR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD


DATE          SAT 04/29/17 SUN 04/30/17 MON 05/01/17 TUE 05/02/17
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       44      52      42      49      40      61      45      68
TEMP          47 44 50 52 46 42 47 48 43 40 53 60 48 46 64 66
DEWPT         42 41 41 40 41 40 40 38 37 37 38 41 42 41 46 46
RH            83 89 71 63 83 93 76 68 79 89 57 49 80 83 52 48
PWIND DIR           N      NE      NE       N      NW      NW       W      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           50      70      80      60      40      10       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC NM NM  O NM NM NM 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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