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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
429 AM CDT TUE APR 18 2017

KSZ058-182215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
429 AM CDT TUE APR 18 2017

DATE             TUE 04/18/17            WED 04/19/17            THU 04/20/17
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          62          81          53          67
TEMP             58 65 74 77 74 67 65 64 63 68 76 81 77 70 62 58 53 56 62 67 64
DEWPT            56 60 61 61 60 60 59 59 59 61 62 61 61 60 57 52 49 49 48 49 48
MIN/MAX RH                   58          89          51          86          52
RH               93 84 64 58 62 78 81 84 87 78 62 51 58 71 84 80 86 77 60 52 56
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD          8 11 13 14 11  8 10 10 12 18 21 23 17 11  8  9 10 10 11 10  9
WIND GUST                                   31 33 34 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       74 82 73 23 30 47 68 60 58 47 26 28 59 74 65 57 70 65 61 43 35
POP 12HR                      5           5          10          40          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.08        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                                                SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  6  6  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 16 33 32 21<10<10<10<10 17 21 29 29<10 18 22 22 22 28 32 27
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD       11 19 21 23 23 14 16 18 25 34 37 41 33 21 20 20 19 19 18 14 13
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR FR GD EX EX EX PR GD GD GD GD GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 04/21/17 SAT 04/22/17 SUN 04/23/17 MON 04/24/17
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      58      45      55      42      64      43      70
TEMP          53 48 56 56 49 45 51 54 46 43 60 62 48 44 66 67
DEWPT         46 44 46 46 46 43 44 41 40 38 41 45 41 40 46 48
RH            77 86 69 69 89 93 77 61 79 82 49 54 77 86 48 50
PWIND DIR          NE       E      NE       N       N       N      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR           20      60      70      70      20       0       0       5
RAIN SHWRS       IS NM NM NM NM NM SC IS
TSTMS                     SC IS

$$

KSZ024-182215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
429 AM CDT TUE APR 18 2017

DATE             TUE 04/18/17            WED 04/19/17            THU 04/20/17
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                      78          62          82          50          64
TEMP             56 63 73 78 74 67 65 63 62 67 78 82 79 67 61 55 50 53 60 64 63
DEWPT            54 58 60 61 60 59 60 59 59 60 61 61 59 58 52 48 45 45 46 47 46
MIN/MAX RH                   55          89          48          83          52
RH               93 84 64 56 62 75 84 87 90 78 56 49 50 73 72 77 83 74 60 54 54
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          6 11 12 12  9  6  6  8 10 16 20 20 16 11 10 10 11 12 10 10  9
WIND GUST                                   26 32 32 26
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       77 87 75 55 60 70 78 70 68 64 41 39 64 58 51 56 69 74 57 34 23
POP 12HR                     10          10          20          40          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.07        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  5  5  6  6  6  6  4  4  3  3  4  4  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 27 36 16<10<10<10<10 12 25 35 54 15 19 25 23 25 29 34 31
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       12 20 23 23 21 13 13 16 19 27 37 39 35 24 29 24 20 20 16 13 12
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX GD GD GD GD GD GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 04/21/17 SAT 04/22/17 SUN 04/23/17 MON 04/24/17
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       46      57      45      55      42      65      44      68
TEMP          50 46 54 54 49 45 50 54 47 43 60 63 49 45 64 66
DEWPT         44 42 43 44 43 42 41 39 39 37 40 42 40 40 45 47
RH            80 86 66 69 80 89 71 57 74 79 47 46 71 82 50 50
PWIND DIR          NE       E      NE      NE       N       N      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR            5      50      70      70      20       0       0       5
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC SC NM NM SC IS
TSTMS                     IS

$$

KSZ012-182215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
429 AM CDT TUE APR 18 2017

DATE             TUE 04/18/17            WED 04/19/17            THU 04/20/17
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          62          81          50          64
TEMP             56 63 72 77 74 68 66 63 62 66 77 81 78 66 60 54 50 53 60 64 62
DEWPT            53 58 60 61 60 60 60 60 59 61 62 62 60 57 50 47 45 45 45 47 45
MIN/MAX RH                   58          90          51          83          53
RH               90 84 66 58 62 76 81 90 90 84 60 53 54 73 69 77 83 74 58 54 54
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          8 10 11 11  8  5  5  6  9 13 19 19 16 10  9 10 10 11 10  9  8
WIND GUST                                   26 32 32 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       74 89 76 62 68 79 85 71 72 71 47 47 67 59 50 60 73 79 58 31 24
POP 12HR                     10          30          20          40          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04           0        0.11        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS IS SC IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                        IS IS IS SC IS IS IS IS SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  1  1  2  2  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 10 27 38 22<10<10<10<10 12 23 37 54 19 23 26 24 28 33 38 33
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       12 18 23 21 20 11 11 13 17 26 37 40 35 24 31 23 20 20 16 13 11
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX GD EX GD GD GD GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 04/21/17 SAT 04/22/17 SUN 04/23/17 MON 04/24/17
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       46      58      45      56      42      65      44      68
TEMP          50 46 56 56 49 45 51 55 47 42 60 63 49 44 64 66
DEWPT         43 41 43 43 43 41 41 39 39 37 40 42 40 40 45 47
RH            77 83 62 62 80 86 68 55 74 82 47 46 71 86 50 50
PWIND DIR          NE       E      NE      NE       N       N      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B2 OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC B1
POP 12HR            5      40      60      70      20       0       0      10
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC SC NM NM SC IS
TSTMS                     IS

$$

KSZ012-182215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
429 AM CDT TUE APR 18 2017

DATE             TUE 04/18/17            WED 04/19/17            THU 04/20/17
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          62          80          50          64
TEMP             56 63 71 76 73 68 67 64 63 66 74 80 77 66 59 55 50 52 60 64 63
DEWPT            53 57 60 61 60 60 60 60 59 61 62 62 61 58 50 48 45 45 45 47 45
MIN/MAX RH                   60          90          53          83          53
RH               90 81 68 60 64 76 78 87 87 84 66 54 58 75 72 77 83 77 58 54 52
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          9 12 13 12  8  6  6  6  9 14 19 20 16 11 11 11 11 12 11 10  9
WIND GUST                                   25 32 34 26
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV B2 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       70 89 76 64 73 84 88 77 77 74 53 53 74 62 50 65 75 82 60 32 27
POP 12HR                     20          40          20          50          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.08           0        0.14           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS       IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               IS       IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 12 28 41<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 37 53 20 25 27 22 28 36 40 35
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       17 20 23 21 14 12 11 12 16 24 31 35 35 24 31 25 20 21 17 14 11
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX GD EX EX GD GD GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 04/21/17 SAT 04/22/17 SUN 04/23/17 MON 04/24/17
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      58      46      56      42      66      45      67
TEMP          49 45 55 56 50 46 51 55 48 42 61 64 50 46 64 66
DEWPT         43 41 43 43 44 41 41 40 39 38 41 43 41 40 45 47
RH            80 86 64 62 80 83 68 57 71 86 48 46 71 79 50 50
PWIND DIR          NE       E      NE      NE       N       N      SW       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC B1
POP 12HR            5      30      50      60      20       0       0      10
RAIN SHWRS             SC SC SC NM SC IS
TSTMS                     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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