Land Management Forecasts
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
000
FNUS83 KTOP 152113
FWLTOP

FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
313 PM CST WED FEB 15 2017

KSZ058-161015-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
313 PM CST WED FEB 15 2017

DATE           02/15/17      THU 02/16/17            FRI 02/17/17            SAT
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      35          68          39          69          41
TEMP             52 44 40 38 35 42 60 68 62 50 45 41 39 45 61 69 60 50 47 43 41
DEWPT            23 23 27 27 28 31 32 30 35 37 36 35 34 37 38 38 39 41 41 41 40
MAX/MIN RH                   79          24          82          32          96
RH               32 43 59 64 75 65 35 24 36 61 70 79 82 73 42 32 46 71 79 93 96
WIND DIR         SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD          4  6  8 10  9 12 13 17  9  9 10  9  9 10 12 13  9  9  9  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW CL CL CL FW FW SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)        1  1  1  1  1  0  1  4  6  3  6  1  9  2  3  3 10 11 27 21 28
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT          26<10<10<10<10<10<10 21<10<10<10<10<10<10 10 21<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR        W  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
T WIND SPD       10 10 10 17 18 24 24 29 18 18 19 18 17 20 18 21 18 18 18 13 11
SMOKE DISP       FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR
FIRE WEATHER                        A  A


DATE           02/18/17  SUN 02/19/17  MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17  WED 02/22/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     68      44    70      51    68      47    67      44    65
TEMP          61 60 48   44 64 63 53   51 64 61 51   47 61 60 49   44 61 58
DEWPT         46 46 46   44 51 51 51   51 54 51 49   47 49 47 46   44 46 44
RH            58 60 93  100 63 65 93  100 70 70 93  100 65 62 89  100 58 59
PWIND DIR        SW       S     S       S     S      SE     E      SW     E
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   SC B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 OV B2   B2 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5       0    10      30    40      30    30      10     0
RAIN SHWRS                        SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
TSTMS                             SC   SC SC

$$

KSZ024-161015-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
313 PM CST WED FEB 15 2017

DATE           02/15/17      THU 02/16/17            FRI 02/17/17            SAT
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      35          69          40          69          40
TEMP             51 43 40 37 35 42 61 69 63 54 48 44 40 46 61 69 63 51 48 43 40
DEWPT            24 23 27 27 27 30 30 30 34 36 36 34 33 34 37 36 38 39 40 39 38
MAX/MIN RH                   75          23          76          30          92
RH               34 45 59 67 72 62 31 23 34 50 63 68 76 63 41 30 39 63 74 86 92
WIND DIR         SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD          4  5  6  6  8 10 10 11  6  5  8  5  6  9 11 11  8  8  6  5  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL FW CL FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        1  2  3  2  1  0  4  7  7  1  8  2  6  2  2  2  5  4 12 10 16
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT          23<10<10<10<10<10 10 23<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 23<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR       SW  S SW SW SW SW SW  W SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W
T WIND SPD       12 10 13 14 14 19 17 19 13 11 16 11 13 17 16 18 16 16 13 11  9
SMOKE DISP       FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD PR PR PR PR PR
FIRE WEATHER                        A  A


DATE           02/18/17  SUN 02/19/17  MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17  WED 02/22/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     66      44    68      52    66      46    64      44    63
TEMP          59 60 48   45 64 65 55   53 63 62 52   46 61 62 50   44 58 59
DEWPT         42 41 44   44 48 48 50   51 51 50 48   45 47 46 44   41 44 42
RH            53 49 86   96 56 54 83   93 65 65 86   96 60 56 80   89 59 53
PWIND DIR        SW       S     S       S     S      SE     E      SW     W
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       0    10      30    40      30    30       5     0
RAIN SHWRS                        SC   IS SC SC SC   SC SC IS
TSTMS                             SC   IS SC

$$

KSZ012-161015-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
313 PM CST WED FEB 15 2017

DATE           02/15/17      THU 02/16/17            FRI 02/17/17            SAT
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      35          68          39          70          39
TEMP             51 43 40 37 35 42 60 68 62 52 47 42 39 46 62 70 64 52 47 42 39
DEWPT            25 24 27 27 27 30 31 31 35 36 36 35 33 34 38 37 38 38 39 39 37
MAX/MIN RH                   75          25          80          30          92
RH               36 47 59 67 72 62 33 25 36 54 65 76 79 63 41 30 38 59 74 89 92
WIND DIR         SW  S SW SW SW SW SW  W SW SW SW SW  S SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD          4  5  8  9  9  9 10 11  5  4  6  5  6  8 10 10  5  6  6  5  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL FW CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        2  2  5  2  1  1 18  8  8  2  8  2  5  2  3  1  6  4  8  7 12
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT          25<10<10<10<10<10 10 22 10<10<10<10<10<10<10 35<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR       SW  S SW SW SW SW SW  W SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW  S  S SW SW  W
T WIND SPD       11  9 14 18 18 18 16 17 13  9 12 11 12 17 16 20 13 13 12 11  9
SMOKE DISP       FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR EX PR PR PR PR PR


DATE           02/18/17  SUN 02/19/17  MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17  WED 02/22/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     66      43    68      51    67      45    64      43    63
TEMP          59 60 46   43 62 63 54   51 62 62 49   45 60 61 49   43 58 57
DEWPT         41 42 43   43 48 48 51   50 52 50 47   44 46 45 44   40 43 42
RH            51 51 89  100 60 58 90   96 70 65 93   96 60 56 83   89 57 57
PWIND DIR        SW       S     S       S     S      SW    SW      SW     W
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       0    10      20    40      30    30       5     0
RAIN SHWRS                        IS   IS SC SC SC   IS SC IS
TSTMS                             IS   IS SC

$$

KSZ012-161015-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
313 PM CST WED FEB 15 2017

DATE           02/15/17      THU 02/16/17            FRI 02/17/17            SAT
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      36          67          38          70          39
TEMP             51 44 41 38 36 42 59 67 61 51 45 41 38 45 62 70 63 52 47 42 39
DEWPT            25 26 27 27 27 30 31 33 35 36 36 35 34 35 39 38 39 38 39 38 37
MAX/MIN RH                   74          28          83          31          91
RH               36 49 57 64 69 62 34 28 38 56 70 79 85 68 43 31 41 59 74 86 92
WIND DIR         SW  S SW SW SW SW  W  W SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W
WIND SPD          4  6  9 11  9  9 10 10  5  5  8  6  6  9 11 11  6  6  8  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW CL CL CL CL FW FW CL FW CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        2  2  6  3  1  1  2  6  7  4  8  2  5  2  3  1  6  4  6  6 10
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT          24<10<10<10<10<10 10 20<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 30<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR       SW  S SW SW SW SW  W  W SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW  S  S SW  W  W
T WIND SPD       10 14 14 18 17 16 14 14 12 11 16 13 14 18 17 20 13 14 16 12 10
SMOKE DISP       FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR


DATE           02/18/17  SUN 02/19/17  MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17  WED 02/22/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     65      43    68      51    66      45    64      42    62
TEMP          58 59 45   43 62 62 53   51 60 60 49   45 60 59 47   42 56 56
DEWPT         41 42 42   43 48 48 51   50 52 50 48   44 46 45 44   40 43 42
RH            53 53 89  100 60 60 93   96 75 69 96   96 60 60 89   93 62 59
PWIND DIR         W      SE     S       S     S      SW    SW      SW     W
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       0    10      20    40      30    30       5     0
RAIN SHWRS                        IS   IS SC SC SC   IS SC IS
TSTMS                             IS   IS 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


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.