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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
423 AM CST FRI FEB 17 2017

KSZ058-172215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
423 AM CST FRI FEB 17 2017

DATE             FRI 02/17/17            SAT 02/18/17            SUN 02/19/17
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                      74          44          68          46          71
TEMP             43 48 66 74 65 53 49 47 44 48 63 68 61 51 48 47 46 52 63 71 64
DEWPT            34 36 36 33 37 38 38 39 42 45 47 47 48 48 48 47 46 51 54 53 52
MIN/MAX RH                   22          96          47         100          54
RH               70 63 33 22 35 57 66 74 93 89 56 47 62 89100100100 96 72 53 65
WIND DIR          S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          9 12 16 17  8  9  9  6  4  4  6  9  6  6  6  6  5  9 12 12  9
WIND GUST              26
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1
CLOUDS (%)        5  5  9 23 29 43 51 49 36 37 23 13 23 41 57 61 67 61 68 50 59
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   IS
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  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 30 47 16<10<10<10<10<10 20 30 21 11<10<10<10<10 16 19<10
T WIND DIR        S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       18 26 26 28 24 18 18 13  9  9 10 14 14 14 13 13 11 18 17 19 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17  WED 02/22/17  THU 02/23/17
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       54    68      46    70      43    69      45    65
TEMP          56   54 66 65 53   47 68 65 49   43 64 62 49   45 60 58
DEWPT         52   53 56 53 47   46 49 47 43   41 45 44 43   43 47 44
RH            86   96 70 65 80   96 51 52 80   93 50 52 80   93 62 59
PWIND DIR           S     S      SW     S      SW    SW      SE     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   OV OV B2 B2   B1 B1 SC FW   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR           50    50      40     5       0     0       0    30
RAIN SHWRS    IS   SC SC SC SC                                     SC
TSTMS         IS   IS IS IS                                        IS

$$

KSZ024-172215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
423 AM CST FRI FEB 17 2017

DATE             FRI 02/17/17            SAT 02/18/17            SUN 02/19/17
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                      74          42          66          46          69
TEMP             44 49 66 74 68 55 48 44 42 45 59 66 62 52 49 46 46 50 63 69 67
DEWPT            34 35 32 33 33 37 37 38 38 38 41 42 44 47 46 46 46 48 50 51 51
MIN/MAX RH                   22          90          42         100          53
RH               68 58 28 22 27 51 65 79 86 76 51 42 52 83 89100100 93 62 53 56
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW  S SW SW  W  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          6  9 13 16  6  5  4  2  3  5  4  5  4  5  6  5  5  9 11 12  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW CL CL FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1
CLOUDS (%)        7  0  4 10 14 22 32 35 23 20  9 10 23 27 50 59 61 59 69 44 60
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
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  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 28 50 15<10<10<10<10<10 14 28 14<10 13<10<10<10 16 19<10
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW SW  S  S SW  W  N NE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       13 21 21 27 21 11  9  4  8 10  3  9 10 11 16 10 10 17 17 19 19
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR FR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE               MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17  WED 02/22/17  THU 02/23/17
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       55    69      46    70      44    68      45    62
TEMP          60   55 65 68 56   47 66 67 51   44 63 63 50   45 59 58
DEWPT         52   53 53 51 47   45 46 44 41   39 42 41 40   42 45 43
RH            75   93 65 54 72   93 48 43 68   82 46 44 68   89 60 57
PWIND DIR           S     S      SW    SW      SW    SW      SE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B2 OV B2 B2   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B2
POP 12HR           40    60      40     5       0     0       0    30
RAIN SHWRS         SC NM SC SC   IS                                SC
TSTMS              IS IS IS                                        IS

$$

KSZ012-172215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
423 AM CST FRI FEB 17 2017

DATE             FRI 02/17/17            SAT 02/18/17            SUN 02/19/17
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                      73          39          66          45          68
TEMP             44 49 65 73 66 53 47 41 39 45 59 66 62 53 48 45 45 50 62 68 64
DEWPT            34 35 32 32 33 36 37 37 36 37 40 41 42 45 45 45 44 48 51 51 51
MIN/MAX RH                   22          92          40         100          55
RH               68 58 29 22 29 52 68 85 89 73 49 40 48 74 89100 96 93 67 54 63
WIND DIR          S SW SW SW  S SW  W NW  N  N  E SE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6 10 13 14  5  4  3  2  3  4  4  4  3  4  4  4  5  8 11 11  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW CL CL FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1
CLOUDS (%)        8  0  5  9  6 19 30 30 20 16  8  8 17 29 44 56 58 57 68 44 59
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
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  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 25 49<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 29 24<10<10 11<10<10 21 24<10
T WIND DIR        S SW SW SW  S SW  W NW  N  N  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       13 23 21 25 11  9  6  4  8  9  4  6  6  9  9 13 10 14 18 19 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR FR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE               MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17  WED 02/22/17  THU 02/23/17
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       54    70      46    70      43    68      44    61
TEMP          56   54 67 69 56   47 66 66 50   43 63 61 47   44 56 56
DEWPT         52   51 53 51 47   44 46 45 41   39 42 41 40   41 44 43
RH            86   90 61 53 72   89 48 47 71   86 46 48 76   89 64 62
PWIND DIR           S     S      SW    SW      SW     W      SE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B2 OV B2 B2   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B2
POP 12HR           40    60      40     5       0     0       0    30
RAIN SHWRS         SC NM SC SC   IS                                SC
TSTMS                 IS IS                                        IS

$$

KSZ012-172215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
423 AM CST FRI FEB 17 2017

DATE             FRI 02/17/17            SAT 02/18/17            SUN 02/19/17
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                      74          38          66          44          69
TEMP             45 51 66 74 66 55 48 42 38 43 59 66 60 52 46 45 44 50 63 69 64
DEWPT            35 35 32 31 32 36 37 37 36 37 39 39 41 43 44 44 44 47 51 51 51
MIN/MAX RH                   21          97          37         100          53
RH               68 54 28 20 28 49 65 82 92 79 47 37 49 71 93 96100 89 65 53 63
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          9 12 16 16  5  5  4  4  4  5  3  4  3  4  5  5  6  9 13 12  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW CL CL FW CL FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1
CLOUDS (%)        9  0  4  6  3 15 31 26 18 14  7  6 15 29 38 52 56 52 66 44 58
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
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  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 26 51<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 25<10
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW SW SW SW  W NW NW  N NE SE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       18 23 23 27 11 11  9  8  9  9  3  5  6  8 10 10 10 12 17 19 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17  WED 02/22/17  THU 02/23/17
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       53    70      45    70      43    67      43    61
TEMP          55   53 67 68 56   46 66 66 50   43 61 61 46   43 55 57
DEWPT         52   52 54 52 48   45 46 45 42   39 42 41 40   40 44 43
RH            90   96 63 57 74   96 48 47 74   86 49 48 79   89 66 59
PWIND DIR           S     S      SW    SW      SW     W       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B2 OV B2 B2   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B2
POP 12HR           30    60      40     5       0     0       0    30
RAIN SHWRS         SC NM SC SC   IS                                SC
TSTMS                 IS IS                                        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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