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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
335 AM CDT THU SEP 14 2017

KSZ058-142215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
335 AM CDT THU SEP 14 2017

DATE             THU 09/14/17            FRI 09/15/17            SAT 09/16/17
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          65          90          69          89
TEMP          61 59 71 83 86 83 72 69 66 66 76 87 90 86 77 75 71 69 76 86 89 84
DEWPT         56 55 57 57 56 58 58 57 57 59 64 66 66 65 65 64 64 63 66 67 67 67
MIN/MAX RH                   36          82          45          81          48
RH            84 87 61 41 36 43 61 66 73 78 66 50 45 50 67 69 79 81 71 53 48 57
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       8  6 10 12 14 10 11 10 10  9 13 14 14 14 10 13 11 11 12 13 12 11
WIND GUST                                                  26 21    23
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    32 48 49 37 20 19 25 31 31 33 29 17 23 34 26 43 49 50 52 56 59 67
POP 12HR                     20           5           0          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS                                        IS IS             SC
TSTMS            IS                                        IS IS             SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES         6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  4  4  5  5  6  6
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 15 27 13<10<10<10<10<10 19 26 20<10<10<10<10 16 25 18 17
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    16 13 19 24 21 21 20 20 19 17 25 25 31 33 20 25 21 21 27 25 25 31
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD


DATE          SUN 09/17/17 MON 09/18/17 TUE 09/19/17 WED 09/20/17
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      85      64      86      66      86      67      87
TEMP          72 65 82 82 69 66 84 82 73 67 85 82 72 68 86 82
DEWPT         65 63 66 66 66 64 66 66 66 65 69 68 68 66 67 66
RH            79 93 58 58 90 93 55 58 79 93 59 63 87 93 53 58
PWIND DIR           S      SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40      40      30      30      30      40      10      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC    IS SC SC       SC SC SC          IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC    IS SC SC       SC SC SC          IS

$$

KSZ024-142215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
335 AM CDT THU SEP 14 2017

DATE             THU 09/14/17            FRI 09/15/17            SAT 09/16/17
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                      89          65          90          70          88
TEMP          64 63 73 84 88 84 74 71 66 65 76 87 90 86 79 76 72 70 76 84 88 84
DEWPT         58 57 57 57 56 58 59 57 56 58 63 65 65 65 66 64 64 64 66 66 66 65
MIN/MAX RH                   34          78          43          81          48
RH            81 81 57 40 34 41 59 61 70 78 64 48 44 50 64 66 76 81 71 55 48 53
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  5 10 13 16 11 10  9  9  6 11 13 17 13 11 12  9 10 12 12 13 11
WIND GUST                                                  23             24
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC B1
CLOUDS (%)    52 57 60 40 42 26 33 40 38 34 25 17 26 41 31 45 47 50 51 54 49 61
POP 12HR                     20           5           5          30          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS                                     SC SC             SC
TSTMS            IS IS                                     SC SC             SC
LAL            1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES         6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 16 23<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 25 22<10<10<10<10 15 24 33 28
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    10 10 19 24 25 24 19 17 17 13 20 25 32 36 21 26 18 19 25 21 27 28
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR FR PR PR GD GD EX EX


DATE          SUN 09/17/17 MON 09/18/17 TUE 09/19/17 WED 09/20/17
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      83      64      85      67      85      67      87
TEMP          70 63 78 82 70 66 83 83 74 67 83 82 73 68 85 82
DEWPT         64 60 62 63 64 64 65 65 65 65 68 66 66 65 65 64
RH            81 90 58 53 81 93 55 55 74 93 61 58 79 90 51 55
PWIND DIR           W      NE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR           30      30      40      30      20      30      30      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS SC    SC SC SC    IS IS SC SC SC       IS
TSTMS         SC IS SC    SC SC SC    IS IS SC SC SC       IS

$$

KSZ012-142215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
335 AM CDT THU SEP 14 2017

DATE             THU 09/14/17            FRI 09/15/17            SAT 09/16/17
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                      89          64          91          69          87
TEMP          63 64 74 83 88 83 74 71 66 64 76 86 90 85 77 75 71 69 75 83 87 83
DEWPT         59 57 57 58 58 60 60 58 56 57 63 65 66 66 66 64 64 63 66 66 67 66
MIN/MAX RH                   37          78          46          82          51
RH            87 78 55 43 36 46 62 63 70 78 64 50 45 53 69 69 79 81 74 57 52 57
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  6 11 13 16 11 11 10  8  5 10 13 14 12 10 10  8  9 10 11 12  9
WIND GUST                                                                 23
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC B1
CLOUDS (%)    55 59 51 38 43 24 33 43 39 38 24 16 24 37 33 45 49 50 51 53 50 63
POP 12HR                     20           5           5          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS                                     SC SC IS IS       SC
TSTMS            IS IS                                     SC SC IS IS       SC
LAL            1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  2  2  1  1
HAINES         6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 19 22 12<10<10<10<10<10 20 25 21<10<10<10<10 15 25 33 19
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    13 12 21 25 26 24 20 19 17 11 20 24 32 34 19 20 17 17 25 20 26 25
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD EX GD


DATE          SUN 09/17/17 MON 09/18/17 TUE 09/19/17 WED 09/20/17
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       61      82      62      85      65      84      65      86
TEMP          68 61 78 80 67 64 83 81 71 66 82 80 71 66 85 81
DEWPT         63 59 62 64 63 63 66 66 65 65 68 68 66 64 66 65
RH            84 93 58 58 87 97 57 60 81 97 63 67 84 93 53 58
PWIND DIR           W      NE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR           40      30      50      30      30      30      30      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS SC    SC SC SC    SC IS SC SC SC       IS
TSTMS         SC IS SC    SC SC SC    SC IS SC SC SC       IS

$$

KSZ012-142215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
335 AM CDT THU SEP 14 2017

DATE             THU 09/14/17            FRI 09/15/17            SAT 09/16/17
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                      89          64          92          70          87
TEMP          66 64 76 84 88 83 74 72 67 64 75 88 90 85 77 76 72 70 76 84 87 81
DEWPT         59 58 57 57 58 60 60 58 56 57 63 65 66 67 66 65 64 64 66 67 67 67
MIN/MAX RH                   36          77          45          81          51
RH            78 81 52 40 36 46 62 61 68 78 66 47 45 55 69 69 76 81 71 57 52 63
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       9  6 12 14 17 12 11 10 10  6 11 14 16 13 11 12 10 10 12 13 13 10
WIND GUST                                                  25
CLOUDS(CAT)   B1 B1 SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 SC B1
CLOUDS (%)    53 52 46 34 37 23 35 48 42 39 25 15 20 33 37 46 52 52 49 52 49 66
POP 12HR                     20          10           5          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS                                     SC SC IS IS       SC
TSTMS            IS IS                                     SC SC IS IS       SC
LAL            1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  2  2  1  1
HAINES         6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 34 20 14<10<10<10<10<10 28 25 19<10<10<10<10 12 27 32 14
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    16 12 24 25 26 25 21 17 17 12 20 26 29 32 20 20 17 18 21 20 25 21
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD


DATE          SUN 09/17/17 MON 09/18/17 TUE 09/19/17 WED 09/20/17
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       61      81      62      84      65      84      65      86
TEMP          68 61 78 78 68 64 82 80 70 66 82 80 71 66 85 81
DEWPT         63 59 63 64 61 62 67 67 65 64 69 68 66 64 67 66
RH            84 93 60 62 78 93 61 65 84 93 65 67 84 93 55 60
PWIND DIR           W      NE       E       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR           40      20      50      40      40      40      40      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS    SC SC SC IS SC IS SC SC SC       IS
TSTMS         SC IS IS    SC SC SC IS SC IS SC 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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