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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
356 AM CDT SAT OCT 14 2017

KSZ058-142215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
356 AM CDT SAT OCT 14 2017

DATE             SAT 10/14/17            SUN 10/15/17            MON 10/16/17
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                      82          46          62          39          69
TEMP          66 68 73 80 82 75 63 54 49 46 49 58 62 55 47 44 42 40 54 66 69 60
DEWPT         62 66 67 66 66 64 55 46 43 41 41 39 36 36 36 35 34 34 38 39 38 41
MIN/MAX RH                   58          84          38          81          32
RH            87 93 81 62 58 69 75 74 80 83 74 49 38 49 65 70 73 79 54 37 32 49
WIND DIR      SE  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD       3  8 16 18 17 16 20 20 17 14 13 12 10  5  3  2  3  3  5  8  9  5
WIND GUST                       31 31 27
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 OV OV B2 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)    55 73 75 63 72 92 92 74 42 15  7  2  1  1  2  0  0  0  1  1  1  4
POP 12HR                     70          80           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.20        0.34           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC NM NM  O  O SC IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS NM NM  O  O
LAL            3  4  4  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 29 36<10<10 23 27 17 22 29 37<10<10<10<10<10<10 38 41<10
T WIND DIR    SE  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW  N  N NW NW NW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD     6 14 29 28 34 29 32 36 37 25 21 16 13 10  6  4  6  6 13 14 13 11
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX PR PR EX EX GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE          TUE 10/17/17 WED 10/18/17 THU 10/19/17 FRI 10/20/17
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      71      48      73      51      74      54      76
TEMP          49 45 69 64 54 50 72 66 57 52 73 67 60 56 75 70
DEWPT         40 40 44 45 44 43 46 47 46 46 49 50 51 51 57 55
RH            71 82 40 50 69 77 39 50 67 80 43 54 72 83 54 59
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       5       5       5

$$

KSZ024-142215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
356 AM CDT SAT OCT 14 2017

DATE             SAT 10/14/17            SUN 10/15/17            MON 10/16/17
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                      76          45          60          39          70
TEMP          59 61 67 73 76 70 60 52 49 45 47 56 60 54 48 44 41 39 52 65 70 62
DEWPT         57 59 63 64 65 61 51 44 43 39 39 37 34 35 34 35 34 34 36 39 36 39
MIN/MAX RH                   70          85          37          82          29
RH            93 93 87 73 69 73 72 74 80 79 74 49 37 48 58 70 76 82 54 38 29 43
WIND DIR      NE SE  S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD       3  4  9 14 13 18 21 23 18 13 12 10  9  4  3  3  4  4  5  8  9  5
WIND GUST                          33
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)    41 85 78 84 82 80 76 49 19 17 14  2  1  3  1  0  0  1  1  1  1  5
POP 12HR                     70          60           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.28        0.09           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
TSTMS         IS SC SC NM NM NM SC
LAL            3  4  4  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10<10 20<10 19 25 27 17 24 30 38<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 36<10
T WIND DIR    NE SE  S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD     6  9 18 27 28 35 41 41 37 26 21 13 13  9  6  6  9 12 10 11 13 12
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR PR GD PR EX EX EX GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE          TUE 10/17/17 WED 10/18/17 THU 10/19/17 FRI 10/20/17
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       45      72      49      74      50      74      55      75
TEMP          51 46 70 65 55 51 72 67 57 51 73 69 60 56 74 69
DEWPT         39 39 43 44 44 43 45 46 45 45 47 48 50 51 55 54
RH            63 76 38 46 66 74 38 47 64 80 40 47 69 83 51 59
PWIND DIR          SW       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       5       5       0

$$

KSZ012-142215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
356 AM CDT SAT OCT 14 2017

DATE             SAT 10/14/17            SUN 10/15/17            MON 10/16/17
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                      76          44          60          39          70
TEMP          57 59 65 72 76 68 58 50 47 44 46 55 60 54 47 43 41 40 51 65 70 62
DEWPT         56 58 62 65 65 63 53 45 43 40 39 38 35 35 35 35 34 34 37 40 38 40
MIN/MAX RH                   70          86          40          81          31
RH            96 96 90 79 69 84 83 83 86 86 76 53 39 48 63 73 76 79 59 40 31 44
WIND DIR       N SE  S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD       3  4  6 13 12 17 20 25 19 16 12 10  8  3  2  3  4  3  4  6  8  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)    39 89 81 84 86 84 71 33 19 19 21  4  2  3  1  0  0  1  1  1  1  5
POP 12HR                     80          50           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.31        0.09           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC NM NM  O SC SC
TSTMS         IS SC SC NM  O SC SC
OBVIS         PF
LAL            3  4  4  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10<10<10<10 19 25 26 23 25 33 40<10<10<10<10<10<10 23 31<10
T WIND DIR    NE SE  S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW  N NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD     5  8 13 25 25 33 40 40 39 29 24 14 13  6  4  6  8  6  8 10 12 12
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE          TUE 10/17/17 WED 10/18/17 THU 10/19/17 FRI 10/20/17
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       45      71      49      74      50      74      54      76
TEMP          50 46 69 65 55 51 73 67 57 51 72 68 59 56 75 70
DEWPT         39 39 44 46 44 44 46 47 46 45 49 49 50 50 55 54
RH            66 76 40 50 66 77 38 49 67 80 44 51 72 80 50 57
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       5       5       0

$$

KSZ012-142215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
356 AM CDT SAT OCT 14 2017

DATE             SAT 10/14/17            SUN 10/15/17            MON 10/16/17
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          44          60          38          70
TEMP          57 59 64 71 75 68 58 51 47 44 46 54 60 54 46 43 41 38 51 65 70 61
DEWPT         56 58 62 66 66 63 54 46 43 40 40 39 36 35 35 36 35 34 38 40 39 41
MIN/MAX RH                   73          90          41          86          32
RH            96 96 93 84 74 84 86 83 86 86 79 57 41 48 65 76 79 85 61 40 32 48
WIND DIR       N  E SE  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD       3  4  5 11 11 17 18 25 20 14 12 11  9  4  3  5  4  4  3  6  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC OV B2 B2 OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)    35 93 83 84 89 89 72 36 24 23 23  9  2  3  1  0  0  1  1  1  1  5
POP 12HR                     80          50           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.36        0.11           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS NM NM  O  O SC SC
TSTMS         IS SC SC  O  O SC SC
OBVIS         PF
LAL            3  5  5  5  5  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  4  4  5  5  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10<10 15<10 13 26 25 25 26 33 41<10<10<10<10<10<10 30 34<10
T WIND DIR    NE  E SE  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD     4  6  6 17 24 29 29 43 41 31 25 14 14  9  6 10  9  8  6 11 13 13
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR PR GD PR GD EX EX EX GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE          TUE 10/17/17 WED 10/18/17 THU 10/19/17 FRI 10/20/17
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       45      71      49      73      50      73      54      75
TEMP          50 46 69 66 56 50 72 67 57 51 72 68 59 56 74 70
DEWPT         40 40 45 46 45 45 47 47 46 46 49 50 50 51 55 55
RH            68 79 42 48 66 83 41 49 67 83 44 52 72 83 51 59
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       5       5       0

$$


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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