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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
430 AM CDT SAT AUG 12 2017

KSZ058-122215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
430 AM CDT SAT AUG 12 2017

DATE             SAT 08/12/17            SUN 08/13/17            MON 08/14/17
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                      81          61          81          64          82
TEMP             62 73 80 81 78 68 64 63 64 73 79 81 79 70 67 66 64 71 79 82 81
DEWPT            61 63 62 62 63 62 61 59 60 63 66 67 68 67 65 65 64 67 69 70 70
MIN/MAX RH                   53          96          61         100          66
RH               97 71 54 53 60 81 90 87 87 71 64 63 69 90 93 97100 87 72 67 69
WIND DIR         NE  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          3  5  8  8  6  4  4  4  4  6  6  8  8  5  4  4  4  6  6  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       42 52 70 65 43 39 41 53 59 51 61 72 66 66 72 74 79 77 74 69 61
POP 12HR                     10          10          30          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.03        0.13
RAIN SHWRS                            IS IS IS SC SC       IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                                 IS IS IS SC SC       IS IS SC SC IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES            2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 16 52 52 39<10<10<10<10 13 35 42 28<10<10<10<10<10 19 34 23
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        5 10 10 10  9  5  5  4  5 10  5  5 12 11  9  9  9 13 14 14 16
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD


DATE          TUE 08/15/17 WED 08/16/17 THU 08/17/17 FRI 08/18/17
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       67      83      70      88      70      89      69      88
TEMP          70 68 81 82 74 71 86 85 74 71 86 86 74 70 85 85
DEWPT         68 67 72 73 72 70 74 74 72 70 73 72 70 69 69 70
RH            93 97 74 74 93 97 68 70 93 97 65 63 87 97 59 61
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S       S       S      SW      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC FW
POP 12HR           10      40      50      40      60      30      30       5
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC SC SC SC SC NM SC IS SC SC SC
TSTMS            IS SC SC SC SC SC SC NM SC IS SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-122215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
430 AM CDT SAT AUG 12 2017

DATE             SAT 08/12/17            SUN 08/13/17            MON 08/14/17
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                      81          61          82          65          83
TEMP             60 72 79 81 79 68 65 63 63 73 79 82 79 71 69 67 66 74 81 83 81
DEWPT            58 61 60 60 61 61 60 59 58 61 62 63 65 66 65 65 64 66 68 67 67
MIN/MAX RH                   49          91          53          98          60
RH               93 68 52 49 54 78 84 87 84 66 56 53 62 84 87 93 93 76 65 59 63
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          4  5  6  8  6  4  4  4  4  6  8  9  8  5  5  5  4  6  6  8  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       31 31 53 52 37 32 47 49 51 45 51 57 65 57 73 77 78 78 74 63 57
POP 12HR                      5          10          10          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                                                      IS IS SC SC IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 27 57 57 48<10<10<10<10 29 46 46 25<10<10<10<10<10 29 42 19
T WIND DIR        E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD        9  8  8  8  9  9  9  8  8 14  9  9 13 11 11 10  9 12 16 12 18
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          TUE 08/15/17 WED 08/16/17 THU 08/17/17 FRI 08/18/17
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      84      70      87      70      88      68      88
TEMP          70 66 82 82 73 71 84 85 75 71 85 86 73 69 85 85
DEWPT         66 66 69 70 70 70 72 71 71 69 70 69 68 67 67 67
RH            87100 65 67 90 97 67 63 87 93 61 57 84 93 55 55
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S      SW      SW      NW      NE       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR           10      30      50      50      50      20      30       5
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS               IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC

$$

KSZ012-122215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
430 AM CDT SAT AUG 12 2017

DATE             SAT 08/12/17            SUN 08/13/17            MON 08/14/17
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                      82          60          82          64          82
TEMP             59 73 80 82 79 68 64 62 61 73 80 82 79 70 67 65 64 73 80 82 79
DEWPT            56 60 59 59 60 60 59 58 57 60 62 63 65 66 65 64 64 67 68 69 68
MIN/MAX RH                   47          91          53         100          64
RH               90 64 49 46 52 76 84 87 87 64 54 53 62 87 93 97100 81 67 65 69
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE  S  S  S SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD          3  4  6  5  5  4  3  3  3  6  8  6  6  4  4  4  3  5  5  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       38 30 45 58 40 28 44 50 54 46 52 52 64 55 73 78 78 79 73 63 54
POP 12HR                      5          10          10          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01        0.09
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                      IS IS SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 40 64 67 56<10<10<10<10 33 48 45 30<10<10<10<10<10 27 36 21
T WIND DIR        E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE
T WIND SPD        6  6  6  5  9  6  6  5  5 14 11 11 12  9  9  9  6 11 14 10 20
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          TUE 08/15/17 WED 08/16/17 THU 08/17/17 FRI 08/18/17
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      84      69      85      68      86      66      87
TEMP          68 65 82 81 71 71 83 83 74 69 84 84 72 67 85 83
DEWPT         66 65 70 71 70 69 73 73 71 69 71 70 68 66 69 68
RH            93100 67 72 97 93 72 72 90100 65 63 87 97 59 61
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S      SW       S      NW       W       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR            5      20      50      50      40      20      30       5
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS                  IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS SC

$$

KSZ012-122215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
430 AM CDT SAT AUG 12 2017

DATE             SAT 08/12/17            SUN 08/13/17            MON 08/14/17
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                      82          60          83          63          82
TEMP             59 73 80 82 79 68 64 61 60 73 80 83 80 70 67 65 64 73 81 82 79
DEWPT            55 59 59 58 60 59 58 57 57 60 61 63 64 64 64 63 63 66 68 68 68
MIN/MAX RH                   44          90          51         100          63
RH               87 62 49 44 52 73 81 87 90 64 52 51 58 81 90 93 97 79 65 63 69
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE  S  S SE  S  S SE  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD          3  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  6  8  8  8  5  4  4  4  5  6  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC SC FW SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       37 27 39 48 42 21 45 55 57 46 51 52 63 56 71 79 79 79 71 63 52
POP 12HR                      5          10          10          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.20
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                      IS IS SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 36 66 71 62<10<10<10<10 36 51 54 36<10<10<10<10<10 31 38 19
T WIND DIR        E SE  E SE SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SE  S  S SE SE
T WIND SPD        8  8  6  5  9 10 11  9  8 16 13 12 13  9  9  6  6 11 14 10 17
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR


DATE          TUE 08/15/17 WED 08/16/17 THU 08/17/17 FRI 08/18/17
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       64      85      69      86      68      86      66      87
TEMP          67 64 83 82 72 71 84 83 74 69 84 83 72 67 85 84
DEWPT         65 64 70 71 70 69 74 73 71 68 71 70 67 66 70 69
RH            93100 65 69 93 93 72 72 90 97 65 65 84 97 61 61
PWIND DIR          SE      SE       S      SW       S       N       W       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR            5      20      50      50      30      20      30      10
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC SC SC SC SC IS    IS SC
TSTMS                  IS SC SC SC SC SC 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



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