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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
530 AM CDT FRI OCT 13 2017

KSZ058-132215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
530 AM CDT FRI OCT 13 2017

DATE             FRI 10/13/17            SAT 10/14/17            SUN 10/15/17
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                      85          62          84          46          60
TEMP             63 70 81 85 74 68 64 62 66 72 82 82 71 63 56 50 46 50 57 60 52
DEWPT            58 62 64 64 63 62 62 61 59 64 66 65 60 56 48 43 38 39 35 32 34
MIN/MAX RH                   50          95          54          79          35
RH               84 76 56 50 69 81 93 97 78 76 58 56 68 78 74 77 73 66 43 35 50
WIND DIR          S  S SW SW SW  W NW  E  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         10 13 12 11  6  6  4  4  5  9 13 13 17 20 19 17 14 12 10  9  4
WIND GUST                                         27
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW FW SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 OV B2 B1 SC SC CL FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)        9 12  9 11 22 37 74 79 82 73 66 85 88 85 69 42 34  5  9  3  9
POP 12HR                     10          20          80          70           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.21        0.33           0
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS SC SC  O  O NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                              IS IS SC SC  O  O NM NM
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 24 41<10 13 10<10<10<10 31 50 22 31 31 27 16 21 27 36<10
T WIND DIR        S  S SW SW  W NW NW  E  S  S  S SW NW  N  N NW NW  N  N NW NW
T WIND SPD       19 24 21 20 12  9  6  5  9 21 31 32 33 46 34 28 24 25 18 14 10
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX EX EX EX GD GD GD GD PR


DATE          MON 10/16/17 TUE 10/17/17 WED 10/18/17 THU 10/19/17
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       39      67      43      71      48      73      50      73
TEMP          43 40 65 60 49 45 69 64 52 50 72 66 55 52 72 67
DEWPT         33 32 40 40 40 39 43 44 43 42 45 45 43 44 48 48
RH            67 73 40 47 71 79 39 48 71 74 38 47 64 74 42 50
PWIND DIR           W      SW      SW       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       0       5       5

$$

KSZ024-132215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
530 AM CDT FRI OCT 13 2017

DATE             FRI 10/13/17            SAT 10/14/17            SUN 10/15/17
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                      77          57          78          44          59
TEMP             60 67 76 77 67 61 59 57 61 66 76 77 69 60 54 49 44 48 55 59 53
DEWPT            57 59 62 62 59 59 59 57 57 60 63 64 58 51 44 40 36 36 33 31 33
MIN/MAX RH                   59         100          62          75          34
RH               90 75 62 60 75 93100100 87 81 64 64 68 72 69 71 73 63 43 34 46
WIND DIR         SE  S SW NW  N  N  N  N SW  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          6  8  8  8  8  6  4  3  5  8 10 10 18 23 18 17 14 11 10  9  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 FW SC CL FW CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       25 38 37 38 52 63 78 77 92 89 89 87 85 63 53 25 27  5  9  5  9
POP 12HR                     20          40          80          50           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04        0.54        0.14           0
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS SC SC NM NM  O  O SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                        IS IS SC SC NM NM  O  O SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  6  6  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  2  2  3  3  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 29 31 13 10<10<10<10<10 13 30 36 30 32 28 10 19 25 40<10
T WIND DIR       SE  S SW  W  N  N NW  N SW SE  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       13 17 14 10 13 10  8  5  6 14 19 26 39 43 32 32 24 24 16 14  9
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX EX EX FR GD GD GD PR


DATE          MON 10/16/17 TUE 10/17/17 WED 10/18/17 THU 10/19/17
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       38      68      45      71      49      73      49      72
TEMP          43 39 66 61 50 47 70 64 55 50 71 67 56 51 71 67
DEWPT         33 33 38 38 39 39 42 43 43 42 44 44 42 43 45 46
RH            67 79 36 42 66 74 36 46 64 74 38 43 59 74 39 47
PWIND DIR           W      SW      SW      SW       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       0       5       5

$$

KSZ012-132215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
530 AM CDT FRI OCT 13 2017

DATE             FRI 10/13/17            SAT 10/14/17            SUN 10/15/17
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                      73          56          75          43          59
TEMP             59 66 73 73 64 59 58 56 60 65 73 75 68 57 53 47 43 47 56 59 52
DEWPT            57 59 61 61 58 58 58 56 56 60 63 63 58 51 44 40 36 36 34 31 34
MIN/MAX RH                   65         100          65          79          35
RH               93 78 66 66 81 96100100 87 84 71 66 70 80 71 76 76 65 43 34 50
WIND DIR         SE  S  W  N  N  N  N  N NW  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD          5  8  5  8  6  6  4  2  4  8  9  9 18 23 18 17 14 10  8  9  3
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       43 49 56 59 63 66 81 79 93 92 90 90 86 60 50 23 25  5  9  6  9
POP 12HR                     20          50          80          50           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.08        0.45        0.09           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC IS SC SC NM NM  O  O SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                     IS SC IS SC SC NM NM  O  O SC SC
LAL               1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 31 22<10<10<10<10<10<10 12 23 39 31 31 29<10 19 28 44<10
T WIND DIR       SE  S SW NW  N  N NW NW  W SE  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       10 16 12  6 12  9  6  3  2 13 17 20 37 43 33 31 23 24 17 16  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX EX EX FR GD GD EX PR


DATE          MON 10/16/17 TUE 10/17/17 WED 10/18/17 THU 10/19/17
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       38      68      44      71      49      72      49      72
TEMP          42 39 65 62 50 46 69 65 55 50 70 66 55 50 70 67
DEWPT         33 33 39 39 39 39 44 44 44 43 45 45 42 42 46 47
RH            70 79 38 43 66 76 40 46 66 77 41 47 61 74 42 49
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      SW      SW       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       0       5       5

$$

KSZ012-132215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
530 AM CDT FRI OCT 13 2017

DATE             FRI 10/13/17            SAT 10/14/17            SUN 10/15/17
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                      71          56          74          43          59
TEMP             59 65 71 71 63 59 57 56 60 65 73 73 67 59 53 46 43 46 55 59 52
DEWPT            57 59 61 60 58 58 57 56 56 60 63 63 58 51 44 40 37 37 34 32 33
MIN/MAX RH                   68         100          70          82          36
RH               93 81 71 68 84 96100100 87 84 71 71 73 75 71 79 79 71 45 36 48
WIND DIR         SE SE NW  N  N  N  N  N NW  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD          6  8  6  9  8  6  4  3  5  6  9 10 17 23 19 17 14 12 10 10  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       57 56 69 70 69 67 84 81 93 94 90 92 87 62 49 22 25  5  9  6  9
POP 12HR                     20          50          80          50           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.10        0.51        0.09           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC SC SC  O  O  O  O SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                     IS SC SC SC SC  O  O  O  O SC SC
LAL               1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 31 15<10<10<10<10<10<10 14 21 39 33 33 27<10 20 26 44<10
T WIND DIR       SE  S SW NW  N  N NW NW NW  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD       11 16 10 11 11  9  6  4  2 11 16 16 37 44 35 31 25 25 17 18  9
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR EX EX EX EX FR GD GD EX PR


DATE          MON 10/16/17 TUE 10/17/17 WED 10/18/17 THU 10/19/17
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       38      68      44      71      49      72      49      72
TEMP          42 39 66 62 50 46 69 65 56 50 70 67 56 50 71 67
DEWPT         34 34 40 41 40 40 45 44 44 43 45 45 42 43 46 48
RH            73 82 38 46 68 79 42 46 64 77 41 45 59 77 41 50
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      SW      SW       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       0       5       5

$$


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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