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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
332 AM CST FRI DEC 8 2017

KSZ058-082230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
332 AM CST FRI DEC 8 2017

DATE             FRI 12/08/17            SAT 12/09/17            SUN 12/10/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      42          24          41          24          59
TEMP             16 24 38 42 32 26 24 25 25 27 37 41 32 26 24 24 24 32 52 59 46
DEWPT             7 10 16 22 24 24 23 23 23 23 20 18 18 18 19 19 20 22 21 21 22
MIN/MAX RH                   40          97          39          85          23
RH               67 54 40 44 72 92 96 92 92 85 50 39 56 71 81 81 84 66 29 23 38
WIND DIR         SW SW  W NW NW  W  W NW NW NW  N NW NW  W SW SW  W  W  W NW  W
WIND SPD          6 10  8 10  6  5  8 10 10 12 14 12  5  3  4  6  8  9 11 11  6
WIND GUST                                   23
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW CL FW CL CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       58 68 68 59 74 31 21 25 13 14  7  5  3  3  6  5  8  5  3  3  8
POP 12HR                      5           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  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 18 33<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 14 21<10
T WIND DIR       SW SW  W NW NW  W  W NW NW NW  N NW NW  W SW SW  W  W NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       12 14 11 12 11  9 10 16 17 18 24 19 11  6 11 14 14 16 19 19 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               MON 12/11/17  TUE 12/12/17  WED 12/13/17  THU 12/14/17
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       33    55      29    49      29    54      29    49
TEMP          36   33 52 46 35   29 44 40 31   29 49 44 33   29 45 40
DEWPT         21   19 24 24 26   25 26 25 24   24 27 27 27   25 24 23
RH            54   56 33 42 69   85 49 55 75   81 42 51 78   85 43 50
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NW    NW      SW     W      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

KSZ024-082230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
332 AM CST FRI DEC 8 2017

DATE             FRI 12/08/17            SAT 12/09/17            SUN 12/10/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      40          23          39          24          57
TEMP             18 22 37 39 31 26 25 25 23 25 34 39 31 25 24 25 25 31 49 57 46
DEWPT             8 12 19 23 24 23 22 22 21 21 18 16 16 16 17 19 20 21 20 21 21
MIN/MAX RH                   47          93          39          81          24
RH               64 65 48 52 75 88 88 88 92 84 51 39 53 68 74 78 81 66 31 24 37
WIND DIR         SW  W NW NW  W  W NW NW NW  N  N NW NW  W SW SW  W  W NW NW  W
WIND SPD          5  8  9 12  8  6 10 12 11 13 13 11  5  3  4  6  8 10 11 11  6
WIND GUST                                   24
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)       72 60 73 64 62 35 27 25 20 18 14  5  5  5  9 11 10  5  3  4  5
POP 12HR                      5           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  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 17 31 21<10<10<10<10 16 30 29<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 20<10
T WIND DIR       SW  W NW NW NW  W  W NW NW  N  N NW NW  W SW SW  W  W NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       11 14 13 17 19 12 17 20 18 23 21 17 10  8 13 13 13 16 20 19 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               MON 12/11/17  TUE 12/12/17  WED 12/13/17  THU 12/14/17
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       33    52      28    47      29    52      28    47
TEMP          35   33 49 44 35   28 41 39 30   29 47 43 32   28 41 40
DEWPT         21   20 24 25 25   24 24 23 23   24 25 25 25   24 23 22
RH            56   58 37 47 66   85 50 52 75   81 42 49 75   85 48 48
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NW    NW      SW     W      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

KSZ012-082230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
332 AM CST FRI DEC 8 2017

DATE             FRI 12/08/17            SAT 12/09/17            SUN 12/10/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      39          23          37          22          56
TEMP             19 23 37 38 30 26 26 24 23 24 33 37 27 22 22 24 23 30 49 56 43
DEWPT             8 12 20 24 24 23 21 21 21 20 18 16 16 17 17 19 20 22 22 23 23
MIN/MAX RH                   49          93          42          89          27
RH               61 62 50 57 78 88 81 88 92 84 53 42 63 81 81 81 88 72 34 27 45
WIND DIR         SW  W NW NW  W  W NW NW NW  N  N NW NW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  W
WIND SPD          8  6 10 12  8  5 10 12 11 12 12 10  4  3  4  6  6  9 11 10  6
WIND GUST                                   24 23
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       75 64 72 63 60 36 31 28 23 24 16  5  7  7 10 12 11  6  3  5  7
POP 12HR                      5           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  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 20 31 22<10<10<10 15 22 31 29<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 20<10
T WIND DIR       SW  W NW NW NW  W NW NW  N  N  N NW NW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       12 11 13 18 18  9 16 19 21 23 21 17  9  8 11 13 12 14 23 18 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE               MON 12/11/17  TUE 12/12/17  WED 12/13/17  THU 12/14/17
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       32    51      27    45      27    50      26    46
TEMP          34   32 48 41 33   27 40 35 28   27 45 40 30   26 41 37
DEWPT         22   21 25 25 25   24 24 24 23   24 27 26 25   24 24 22
RH            61   63 40 52 72   88 52 64 81   88 49 57 81   92 50 54
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NW    NW      SW     W      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       0     0

$$

KSZ012-082230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
332 AM CST FRI DEC 8 2017

DATE             FRI 12/08/17            SAT 12/09/17            SUN 12/10/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

MAX/MIN                      38          23          36          22          55
TEMP             19 23 36 37 29 27 26 25 24 24 32 36 27 23 22 24 23 31 46 55 43
DEWPT             9 12 21 24 24 23 22 21 20 20 17 16 16 17 17 19 20 23 23 24 23
MIN/MAX RH                   53          89          44          88          30
RH               64 62 54 59 81 85 85 84 84 84 53 43 63 77 81 81 88 72 40 30 45
WIND DIR         SW  W NW NW  W  W NW NW NW NW  N NW NW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  W
WIND SPD          9  8 10 12  8  8 10 13 13 14 14 11  5  4  5  9  8 10 12 11  8
WIND GUST                                   25
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       77 64 68 58 59 39 38 30 29 32 21  6 10 10 12 13 12  7  4  5  9
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  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 18 31 23<10<10<10 22 25 32 29<10<10<10<10<10<10 13 21<10
T WIND DIR       SW  W NW NW NW  W  W NW NW  N  N NW NW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       16 12 14 18 18 13 17 23 24 25 21 17 11  9 12 17 16 18 20 20 17
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR GD GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               MON 12/11/17  TUE 12/12/17  WED 12/13/17  THU 12/14/17
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MIN/MAX TEMP       32    50      27    44      26    49      27    45
TEMP          34   32 47 41 33   27 39 33 27   26 45 39 31   27 40 36
DEWPT         22   22 26 25 24   23 23 23 23   25 27 26 25   24 24 22
RH            61   66 43 52 69   85 52 66 85   96 49 59 78   88 52 56
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NW    NW      SW     W      NW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       0     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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