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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
358 AM CDT WED AUG 16 2017

KSZ058-162215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
358 AM CDT WED AUG 16 2017

DATE             WED 08/16/17            THU 08/17/17            FRI 08/18/17
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                      88          66          85          63          87
TEMP          73 71 78 86 88 81 73 72 68 66 74 82 85 82 71 67 66 64 76 84 87 83
DEWPT         69 70 71 73 74 74 72 70 68 65 68 64 61 64 61 62 60 61 66 67 67 69
MIN/MAX RH                   63         100          44          91          52
RH            87 97 79 65 63 79 97 93100 97 82 55 45 55 71 84 81 90 71 57 52 63
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  W  W NW NW NW NW SW SW SW  S SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD       8  6 10 13 16 16  8 10  9  5  8 10  9  5  2  3  2  3  5  6  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    88 88 73 59 62 80 78 72 52 35 23 12  5  4 13 27 35 53 52 59 29 44
POP 12HR                     70          80           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.79        0.56           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC  O NM IS                                        SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC  O NM IS                                        SC
LAL            4  3  3  4  4  5  5  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 20 57<10<10<10<10<10 10 41 43<10<10<10<10<10 16 28 38 24
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  W  W  W NW NW NW SW SW SW  S SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    16 14 18 19 27 31 17 19 18 10 12 20 18  9  4  5  3  5 20 12 13 12
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR


DATE          SAT 08/19/17 SUN 08/20/17 MON 08/21/17 TUE 08/22/17
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      88      67      89      69      90      71      89
TEMP          70 66 85 85 71 69 86 86 74 70 88 87 77 72 88 85
DEWPT         68 66 68 67 66 66 71 71 69 67 72 71 70 69 71 71
RH            93100 57 55 84 90 61 61 84 90 59 59 79 90 57 63
PWIND DIR          SW       N      SE      SE       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           30       0       0      10      10      20      30      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC                            IS IS    SC    IS
TSTMS         SC                            IS IS    SC    IS

$$

KSZ024-162215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
358 AM CDT WED AUG 16 2017

DATE             WED 08/16/17            THU 08/17/17            FRI 08/18/17
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                      87          66          84          62          87
TEMP          74 72 76 83 87 79 73 71 68 66 74 81 84 81 70 66 64 63 75 83 87 82
DEWPT         70 69 70 72 72 72 70 69 66 63 65 61 59 62 60 60 58 59 63 65 66 68
MIN/MAX RH                   61          97          43          87          51
RH            87 90 82 70 61 79 90 93 93 90 74 51 43 53 71 81 81 87 66 55 50 63
WIND DIR      SE  S  S  S  S SW  S  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       6  6  9 11 12 10  5  8  8  5  9 11 10  6  3  2  2  3  5  8 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV B2 B1 B1 OV B2 B1 SC SC SC FW CL CL CL FW FW B1 SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    88 94 74 55 69 88 80 63 47 32 28 15  4  4  4 25 21 51 44 56 51 56
POP 12HR                     70          70           5           0          30
QPF 12HR                   0.85        0.31           0           0        0.10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC NM NM SC IS                                  SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC NM NM SC IS                                  SC SC SC
LAL            3  4  4  4  4  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  6  6  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 30 36<10<10<10<10<10 18 39 43<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 38 13
T WIND DIR    SE  S  S SW  S SE  S  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  S SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD    14 13 18 18 17  9 11 17 16 11 21 24 20 13  6  5  4  5 17 12 17 14
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD FR


DATE          SAT 08/19/17 SUN 08/20/17 MON 08/21/17 TUE 08/22/17
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      86      66      88      70      90      71      88
TEMP          70 65 83 83 71 68 86 85 75 71 87 87 77 72 86 84
DEWPT         67 65 66 65 64 65 70 69 68 66 70 70 69 68 70 69
RH            90100 57 55 79 90 59 59 79 84 57 57 76 87 59 61
PWIND DIR           W       N      SE       S       S       S       S       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           50       0       5      10      20      20      30      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC                         IS IS    IS SC SC IS
TSTMS         SC                         IS IS    IS SC SC IS

$$

KSZ012-162215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
358 AM CDT WED AUG 16 2017

DATE             WED 08/16/17            THU 08/17/17            FRI 08/18/17
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          67          83          61          86
TEMP          72 71 77 82 86 79 73 70 67 67 74 80 83 80 69 65 63 62 75 83 86 80
DEWPT         70 70 71 72 72 72 70 68 66 63 66 63 60 62 60 59 57 58 63 66 67 68
MIN/MAX RH                   63          98          46          88          52
RH            93 97 82 72 63 79 90 93 97 87 76 56 46 54 73 81 81 87 66 57 53 67
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S  S  W  S  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       6  6  9 10 10  6  6  6  6  4  8 10 10  6  3  2  2  2  4  6  8  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV B2 B1 B2 OV B2 B1 SC SC SC FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    89 97 76 55 72 94 78 64 49 38 35 21  4  3  4 21 22 49 45 58 56 58
POP 12HR                     60          60           5           0          30
QPF 12HR                   0.73        0.25           0           0        0.20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC NM NM SC IS                                  SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC NM NM SC IS                                  SC SC SC
LAL            3  4  4  4  4  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  6  6  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 30 35<10<10<10<10<10 22 46 54 34<10<10<10<10<10 24 39 33
T WIND DIR    SE SE  S SW  S  W SE  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  S  S SW SW SW
T WIND SPD    12 12 17 23 17 13 17 13 12 10 21 23 21 16  5  5  4  4  6 14 16 16
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          SAT 08/19/17 SUN 08/20/17 MON 08/21/17 TUE 08/22/17
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       63      86      65      88      68      88      70      87
TEMP          68 63 82 83 69 67 86 84 73 69 86 86 75 71 85 83
DEWPT         66 63 67 66 64 64 71 71 69 67 71 72 70 68 71 70
RH            93100 61 57 84 90 61 65 87 93 61 63 84 90 63 65
PWIND DIR           W       N      SE       S       S       S       S       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           50       0       5      10      20      20      40      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC                         IS IS    SC SC IS
TSTMS         SC                         IS IS    SC SC IS

$$

KSZ012-162215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
358 AM CDT WED AUG 16 2017

DATE             WED 08/16/17            THU 08/17/17            FRI 08/18/17
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          65          83          59          86
TEMP          73 72 76 82 85 79 73 70 67 65 72 79 83 79 69 64 62 60 76 84 86 81
DEWPT         70 70 71 72 73 73 70 67 65 64 66 63 61 62 61 59 57 57 63 66 67 68
MIN/MAX RH                   67          97          48          90          52
RH            90 93 85 72 67 82 90 90 93 97 81 58 47 56 76 84 84 90 64 55 53 65
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S  S  W  S  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       5  5  8 10 10  6  6  6  6  6  9 10 10  6  3  2  2  3  4  5  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 OV B2 B1 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    86 94 75 56 70 92 79 65 53 47 42 26  6  3  3 16 20 47 48 59 58 61
POP 12HR                     60          60           5           0          30
QPF 12HR                   0.72        0.20           0           0        0.09
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC NM NM SC IS                                  SC SC NM
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC NM NM SC IS                                  SC SC NM
LAL            3  4  4  4  4  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  6  6  6  6  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 24 29<10<10<10<10<10 23 47 54<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 42 24
T WIND DIR    SE SE  S  S  S  W SE  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW  W  W  S  S SW SW SW
T WIND SPD    10 10 14 18 14 12 17 11 11 11 20 21 21 12  6  5  4  4  8 13 14 14
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          SAT 08/19/17 SUN 08/20/17 MON 08/21/17 TUE 08/22/17
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       62      85      64      87      68      89      69      86
TEMP          68 62 82 82 68 66 85 84 73 69 86 86 75 70 84 83
DEWPT         66 62 67 67 64 63 71 72 68 67 72 72 70 69 72 71
RH            93100 61 61 87 90 63 67 84 93 63 63 84 97 67 67
PWIND DIR           W       N      SE       S       S       S      SW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           60       0       0      10      20      20      40      20
RAIN SHWRS    NM                         IS IS    SC SC IS
TSTMS         NM                         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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