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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
352 AM CST TUE NOV 14 2017

KSZ058-142215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
352 AM CST TUE NOV 14 2017

DATE             TUE 11/14/17            WED 11/15/17            THU 11/16/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      57          49          58          35          57
TEMP             52 54 56 57 56 54 53 53 51 49 54 58 49 42 38 35 35 41 52 57 53
DEWPT            51 53 54 54 54 53 52 52 49 41 38 35 35 33 33 32 32 35 38 43 46
MIN/MAX RH                   90          97          43          90          57
RH               96 96 93 90 93 96 96 96 93 74 54 42 58 70 82 89 89 79 59 59 77
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          6  9 11 11 10  9  8  5 10 12 11  9  5  3  3  3  5  9 10 11 10
WIND GUST                                   24
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 FW CL CL FW FW SC SC SC FW SC B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       99 99 99 99 99100 99 91 67 21  4  2  7 14 34 26 29 23 45 58 86
POP 12HR                     20          70           5           0          10
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.16           0           0           0
DRIZZLE           ?  ?  ?  ?
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC NM NM                                     SC
TSTMS                              IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 11<10<10<10<10<10 12 21 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 20 23<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE  S SE
T WIND SPD       12 14 19 19 23 21 17 11 18 23 20 14 10  9  8  8 12 14 17 18 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               FRI 11/17/17  SAT 11/18/17  SUN 11/19/17  MON 11/20/17
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       50    70      40    53      30    53      33    56
TEMP          52   58 67 60 45   40 51 45 34   30 49 44 35   33 51 48
DEWPT         51   54 53 46 39   32 26 25 24   24 25 26 26   27 29 33
RH            96   86 61 60 79   73 37 45 66   78 39 49 69   78 42 56
PWIND DIR           S    SW      NW    NW      NW     N      SE     S
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC FW CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW SC SC
POP 12HR           30    10      10     5       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS    SC   SC

$$

KSZ024-142215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
352 AM CST TUE NOV 14 2017

DATE             TUE 11/14/17            WED 11/15/17            THU 11/16/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      57          45          57          32          55
TEMP             50 52 56 57 55 54 53 53 47 46 54 57 49 41 37 33 32 39 51 55 50
DEWPT            49 51 53 54 53 53 52 51 41 37 36 33 32 31 30 29 30 31 34 37 40
MIN/MAX RH                   88         100          41          92          48
RH               96 96 90 90 93 96 96 93 79 71 50 40 52 67 75 85 92 73 52 51 68
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          6  8 10 10  9  8  5  4 11 12 10  9  5  3  3  4  4  9 11 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B2
CLOUDS (%)       97 99 99 99 98100 99 86 19  5  2  1  6  7 33 33 36 26 44 49 78
POP 12HR                     20          70           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.09           0           0           0
DRIZZLE           ?  ?  ?  ?
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC NM SC                                     IS
OBVIS                                 PF
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  2  2  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 23<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N NW NW  N  N NE  E SE SE  S SE
T WIND SPD       11 13 18 20 20 20 11 10 20 23 20 16 11  8  8 11 12 14 18 21 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               FRI 11/17/17  SAT 11/18/17  SUN 11/19/17  MON 11/20/17
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       49    67      38    51      29    51      32    54
TEMP          53   57 65 56 44   38 48 44 33   29 47 43 36   32 50 46
DEWPT         49   52 49 43 36   30 23 22 21   20 21 23 23   25 27 30
RH            86   83 56 62 73   73 37 41 61   69 35 45 59   75 41 53
PWIND DIR           S    SW      NW    NW      NW     W      SE     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
POP 12HR           30    10      40     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS    IS   SC            SC

$$

KSZ012-142215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
352 AM CST TUE NOV 14 2017

DATE             TUE 11/14/17            WED 11/15/17            THU 11/16/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      56          44          57          31          55
TEMP             49 51 55 56 55 54 53 52 46 46 53 56 47 39 36 33 31 39 50 55 49
DEWPT            48 50 53 54 53 52 52 50 40 37 35 33 32 30 30 28 29 30 33 36 38
MIN/MAX RH                   90          98          42          93          48
RH               96 96 93 93 93 93 96 93 79 71 50 42 56 70 79 82 92 70 52 49 66
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW  N  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          5  6 10 10  9  8  4  5 10 11 11  9  4  2  2  3  3  9 10 11 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 FW CL CL CL CL CL SC SC SC SC SC SC B2
CLOUDS (%)       97 99 99 99 98100 99 84 12  3  2  2  5  5 32 34 41 29 47 48 75
POP 12HR                     20          50           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.06           0           0           0
DRIZZLE           ?  ?  ?  ?
RAIN SHWRS                      SC SC SC
OBVIS                              PF
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  2  2  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 12 28 30<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 23<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  N NW NW NW NW  N NE  E SE  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       10 11 17 19 20 18  9 11 21 21 20 17 10  8  6  9  9 14 17 20 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               FRI 11/17/17  SAT 11/18/17  SUN 11/19/17  MON 11/20/17
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       48    66      37    51      28    51      31    54
TEMP          50   55 64 55 43   37 47 43 32   28 46 42 33   31 49 45
DEWPT         47   51 49 43 36   31 22 21 20   20 20 22 22   24 27 30
RH            89   86 58 64 76   79 37 41 61   71 35 44 63   75 42 55
PWIND DIR           S    SW      NW    NW      NW    NW       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   OV B2 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
POP 12HR           30    20      40     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS         SC IS         SC

$$

KSZ012-142215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
352 AM CST TUE NOV 14 2017

DATE             TUE 11/14/17            WED 11/15/17            THU 11/16/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      57          43          56          30          54
TEMP             49 51 55 57 55 54 53 52 45 45 52 56 46 39 34 32 30 38 49 54 49
DEWPT            47 50 53 53 53 52 50 49 39 36 35 33 32 31 30 28 28 29 32 34 37
MIN/MAX RH                   87          93          42          93          46
RH               93 96 93 86 93 93 89 89 79 70 52 42 58 73 85 85 92 70 52 46 63
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          6  9 11 11  9  9  6  8 11 12 12 11  5  3  3  3  4  9 11 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 FW CL CL CL CL CL SC SC SC SC SC SC B2
CLOUDS (%)       97 98 99 99 98100 99 83  9  2  2  2  3  4 28 34 44 30 48 49 71
POP 12HR                     20          40           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.02           0           0           0
DRIZZLE           ?  ?  ?  ?
RAIN SHWRS                      SC SC IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  3  3  2  2  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 10 11<10<10<10<10<10 11 26 31<10<10<10<10<10<10 17 21<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  E  E SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD       12 14 19 20 19 19 10 12 21 23 23 18 12  6  6  6 10 16 16 19 19
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               FRI 11/17/17  SAT 11/18/17  SUN 11/19/17  MON 11/20/17
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       47    65      38    50      28    49      30    53
TEMP          49   55 63 55 44   38 48 42 31   28 45 40 32   30 48 45
DEWPT         45   50 50 43 36   31 22 21 19   19 19 21 21   23 26 29
RH            86   83 62 64 73   76 35 43 61   68 35 46 63   75 42 53
PWIND DIR           S    SW      NW    NW      NW    NW       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   OV B2 B1 SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
POP 12HR           30    20      50     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS         SC 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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