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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
522 AM CST THU JAN 11 2018

KSZ058-112215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
522 AM CST THU JAN 11 2018

DATE             THU 01/11/18            FRI 01/12/18            SAT 01/13/18
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                      34           8          25           9          19
TEMP             38 27 22 20 18 15 13 11  8 10 20 25 21 17 15 13 10 10 16 19 14
DEWPT            36 22 16 14 11  9  7  6  4  4  5  8  7  9  7  7  5  6  5  7  5
MIN/MAX RH                   74          82          47          86          56
RH               92 81 77 77 73 77 76 80 83 76 51 48 54 70 70 76 80 83 61 59 67
WIND DIR         NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         17 27 27 25 23 20 16 13  9  8  8  8  8  9  9 10 10 10 10  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV B1 FW CL CL CL SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100 98 95 65 13  5  2  4 32 51 66 84 79 76 83 78 62 42 23 30
POP 12HR                     90           0           5          10           0
QPF 12HR                   0.18           0           0           0           0
FRZG RAIN            C
RAIN              D
SNOW                 D  L  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR        W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       33 52 54 49 44 40 31 26 18 16 16 16 16 18 18 19 19  0  0  0  0
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y


DATE               SUN 01/14/18  MON 01/15/18  TUE 01/16/18  WED 01/17/18
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        9    34      18    26       2    21       8    34
TEMP           9    9 25 28 25   20 22 18  8    2 15 16  9    8 27 26
DEWPT          4    5 12 18 18   17 10  6  1   -3  0  1  1    2 11 14
RH            80   83 57 66 74   88 59 59 72   79 50 51 69   76 50 60
PWIND DIR           E     S       W     N       N     N       E     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B1 SC FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5    20      30    50       0     0       5     5
SNOW                   S          C  C

$$

KSZ024-112215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
522 AM CST THU JAN 11 2018

DATE             THU 01/11/18            FRI 01/12/18            SAT 01/13/18
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                      29           6          20           7          16
TEMP             33 22 18 17 16 13 10  9  7  7 15 20 18 14 12 10  9  7 12 16 12
DEWPT            29 18 14 11  9  7  4  3  1  2  3  6  6  8  6  5  3  3  3  5  3
MIN/MAX RH                   72          83          53          83          63
RH               85 84 84 77 73 76 76 76 76 79 58 54 59 76 76 80 76 83 66 61 66
WIND DIR          N NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         19 26 25 23 18 14 13 10  8  8  6  8  8  9  9  9  9  9  9  8  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B1 FW FW CL FW SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)      100100 95 80 57 15  6  3  6 41 68 74 90 92 90 90 83 64 49 23 27
POP 12HR                    100           0           5          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.25           0           0           0           0
FRZG RAIN         S
RAIN              D
SNOW              D  D  C                             S  S
OBVIS               BS BS BS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR        N NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       39 51 49 44 34 28 25 19 14 14 13 16 16 18 18 18 18  0  0  0  0
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR
WINTER STORM      W  W


DATE               SUN 01/14/18  MON 01/15/18  TUE 01/16/18  WED 01/17/18
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        6    31      14    20      -2    16       4    31
TEMP           6   10 23 28 25   19 17 13  3   -2 11 11  4    5 24 26
DEWPT          2    5 12 18 17   13  4  4 -3   -6 -2 -1 -3    0 11 15
RH            83   80 62 66 71   77 56 67 75   82 55 57 72   79 57 62
PWIND DIR           E     S       W     N      NW    NW       E     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   B2 B1 SC FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10    30      50    30       0     0       5     0
SNOW                   C          C  C

$$

KSZ012-112215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
522 AM CST THU JAN 11 2018

DATE             THU 01/11/18            FRI 01/12/18            SAT 01/13/18
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                      27           4          18           6          14
TEMP             31 21 17 16 15 11  9  6  4  5 13 18 15 12 11  9  8  6 10 14  8
DEWPT            28 17 13 11  8  6  4  2 -1  1  3  6  6  7  5  5  3  3  3  5  1
MIN/MAX RH                   74          86          57          86          67
RH               88 84 84 80 73 80 80 83 79 83 63 59 67 80 76 83 79 87 73 67 72
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         18 25 25 23 19 16 14 11  6  6  6  8  8  9  8  8  9  9  9  6  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B1 FW FW CL CL SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100100 97 85 60 17  8  3  5 40 69 76 92 94 93 92 84 60 51 23 24
POP 12HR                    100           0           5          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.30           0           0           0           0
RAIN
SNOW              D  D  C                             S  S  S  S
OBVIS            BS BS BS BS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       35 49 49 44 37 29 28 21 14 13 13 14 16 18 16 17 18  0  0  0  0
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR
WINTER STORM      W  W


DATE               SUN 01/14/18  MON 01/15/18  TUE 01/16/18  WED 01/17/18
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        4    29      12    17      -4    15       1    30
TEMP           4    7 22 26 24   17 14  9  1   -4  9  8  1    3 24 24
DEWPT          0    4 13 18 17   10  4  2 -4   -8 -2 -2 -4   -2 11 15
RH            83   87 68 71 74   73 64 72 79   82 60 63 79   79 57 68
PWIND DIR           E     S       W     N      NW    NW       E     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 SC FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20    40      50    10       0     0       5     0
SNOW                S  C          C  S

$$

KSZ012-112215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
522 AM CST THU JAN 11 2018

DATE             THU 01/11/18            FRI 01/12/18            SAT 01/13/18
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                      28           3          17           5          14
TEMP             32 21 16 15 14 11  9  5  3  4 12 17 15 11 10  8  7  5 11 14  7
DEWPT            27 16 12 10  8  5  3  2 -1  0  2  5  5  6  4  4  2  2  2  4  0
MIN/MAX RH                   76          86          58          87          64
RH               81 81 84 80 76 76 76 87 83 83 63 58 64 80 76 83 79 87 66 64 72
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         19 25 24 20 18 14 14 12  8  6  8  8  8 10 10  9 10  9  9  8  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV B1 FW FW CL CL SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100100 98 92 64 20 10  3  4 36 69 76 92 95 93 91 84 58 51 23 21
POP 12HR                    100           0           5          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.29           0           0           0           0
RAIN
SNOW              D  D  L                             S  S  S  S
OBVIS            BS BS BS BS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       37 49 47 41 36 29 27 24 16 13 16 16 17 19 19 18 19  0  0  0  0
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR
WINTER STORM      W  W


DATE               SUN 01/14/18  MON 01/15/18  TUE 01/16/18  WED 01/17/18
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        3    27      10    15      -5    13       0    30
TEMP           3    7 20 24 23   15 12  9  0   -5  7  5  0    1 22 21
DEWPT         -2    3 13 17 16    9  2  2 -6   -9 -3 -2 -5   -3 11 15
RH            79   83 74 74 74   77 63 72 75   82 63 72 79   83 62 77
PWIND DIR          SE     S       W     N      NW    NW       E     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20    50      40     5       0     0       5     0
SNOW                S  C          C

$$


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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