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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
557 PM CST THU FEB 16 2017

KSZ058-171015-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
557 PM CST THU FEB 16 2017

DATE           02/16/17      FRI 02/17/17            SAT 02/18/17            SUN
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      39          72          43          68          46
TEMP             64 52 47 44 40 47 63 70 61 52 49 45 43 49 61 68 60 51 48 46 46
DEWPT            30 33 33 33 33 36 37 37 42 42 42 42 42 45 48 48 48 47 47 46 46
MAX/MIN RH                   78          30          95          50         100
RH               28 48 58 65 76 65 38 30 49 69 77 89 96 86 62 49 64 86 96100100
WIND DIR         SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         17 11 11 10  9 12 13 14  9  9  9  6  5  5  6  9  6  6  6  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW CL FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)        8 12 15  7  5 10 13 28 39 48 56 60 56 45 23 17 20 20 46 41 59
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           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  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT          14<10<10<10<10<10 11 24<10<10<10<10<10<10 19 32 22<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR       SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       33 23 23 20 18 24 20 24 18 18 18 13 10 11 12 13 10 13 13 11  9
SMOKE DISP       GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR


DATE           02/19/17  MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17  WED 02/22/17  THU 02/23/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     73      52    67      47    68      43    69      43    64
TEMP          67 69 55   52 63 62 51   47 62 61 48   43 64 61 48   43 58 59
DEWPT         53 52 52   52 55 52 49   47 50 46 44   42 43 43 40   41 44 44
RH            61 55 90  100 75 70 93  100 65 58 86   96 46 51 74   93 59 57
PWIND DIR         S       S     S       S    SE       S     W      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1   B2 OV B2 B2   B2 B1 SC FW   SC FW FW SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR          5      40    50      20     5       5     5       5    10
RAIN SHWRS          IS   SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                       IS IS

$$

KSZ024-171015-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
557 PM CST THU FEB 16 2017

DATE           02/16/17      FRI 02/17/17            SAT 02/18/17            SUN
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      40          73          41          66          45
TEMP             66 53 48 45 41 46 61 69 63 54 49 44 41 44 60 66 62 53 48 46 45
DEWPT            29 33 33 32 32 34 35 35 40 40 41 40 39 40 42 43 43 45 45 46 45
MAX/MIN RH                   72          29          92          43         100
RH               25 46 56 60 70 63 38 28 43 59 74 86 92 86 51 43 50 74 89100100
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW  S SW SW  S  S  S SW  W NW  N  E SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD          8  9  9  8  6  9 11 12  8  6  5  3  3  3  3  4  3  5  5  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)        7 20 21  6  7  2  8 15 24 27 33 47 45 26 14 14 22 14 40 35 52
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           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  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT          12<10<10<10<10<10<10 19<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 37 10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW SW  S SW  S SW  S  S SW SW NW  N  S  S SE SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       24 18 18 16 13 18 18 20 17 12 11  6  8  6  1  8  6 11 11 10 10
SMOKE DISP       FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE           02/19/17  MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17  WED 02/22/17  THU 02/23/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     71      54    66      46    67      43    67      42    62
TEMP          65 69 57   56 61 63 52   46 62 63 49   43 61 61 48   42 58 60
DEWPT         51 50 52   51 53 51 48   46 46 43 40   40 40 41 37   39 41 41
RH            60 51 83   83 75 65 86  100 56 48 71   89 46 48 65   89 53 49
PWIND DIR         S       S     S      SW    SW      SW     W      SE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1   B2 OV B2 B2   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B2
POP 12HR          5      30    50      30     5       0     0       5    10
RAIN SHWRS          IS   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                       IS IS

$$

KSZ012-171015-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
557 PM CST THU FEB 16 2017

DATE           02/16/17      FRI 02/17/17            SAT 02/18/17            SUN
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      39          72          39          66          44
TEMP             66 53 48 44 40 46 62 70 63 53 48 42 39 45 60 66 62 52 48 45 44
DEWPT            29 32 33 33 33 35 37 37 40 40 40 39 37 38 41 42 42 42 45 44 44
MAX/MIN RH                   77          30          92          41         100
RH               25 44 56 65 76 65 39 30 43 61 74 89 92 76 49 42 48 69 89 96100
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW  S SW SW  W NW  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD         11 10 10  8  6 10 13 12  6  5  4  3  3  4  3  4  3  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       14 20 16  6  8  3 11 14 16 24 38 40 30 20 13 13 17 13 39 30 50
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           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  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT          12<10<10<10<10<10<10 22<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 38 14<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW SW  S SW  S SW  S  S SW  W NW  N NE  S  E SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       24 19 19 17 13 21 20 21 13 11 10  6  8  8  3  4  4  9  9  9  9
SMOKE DISP       FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE           02/19/17  MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17  WED 02/22/17  THU 02/23/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     71      52    67      46    67      43    67      41    61
TEMP          65 68 55   54 62 63 52   46 62 62 48   43 62 61 46   42 57 59
DEWPT         51 51 51   50 53 51 48   45 45 43 41   39 40 41 37   38 40 41
RH            60 54 86   86 72 65 86   96 54 50 77   86 44 48 71   86 53 51
PWIND DIR         S       S     S      SW    SW      SW     W      NE    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1   B2 OV B2 B2   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B2
POP 12HR          0      30    50      30     5       0     0       5    10
RAIN SHWRS               SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                       IS IS

$$

KSZ012-171015-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
557 PM CST THU FEB 16 2017

DATE           02/16/17      FRI 02/17/17            SAT 02/18/17            SUN
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX                      41          72          38          66          44
TEMP             66 53 49 45 42 47 63 70 63 53 47 42 38 44 59 66 60 52 47 45 44
DEWPT            28 32 33 33 33 35 36 36 40 39 39 38 37 38 41 41 41 40 43 43 43
MAX/MIN RH                   72          29          96          39          96
RH               24 44 54 62 70 63 36 29 43 59 74 86 96 79 51 40 49 63 86 93 96
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW  W NW  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 11 12 11  8 13 14 13  6  6  5  4  4  5  4  4  3  4  5  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       14 20 20  5  9  4  9 11 13 20 37 35 24 17 13 11 16 13 38 26 48
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           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  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT          14<10<10<10<10<10<10 21<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 29<10<10<10<10<10
T WIND DIR       SW SW SW SW  S SW  S SW  S  S SW  W NW  N NE  E  E  E SE  S  S
T WIND SPD       23 21 24 21 14 25 21 21 13 12 11  9  9  9  5  2  5  6  9  9  9
SMOKE DISP       FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR


DATE           02/19/17  MON 02/20/17  TUE 02/21/17  WED 02/22/17  THU 02/23/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     72      52    67      46    67      43    67      41    61
TEMP          66 68 53   53 62 63 52   46 61 61 48   43 60 60 46   41 55 57
DEWPT         51 51 51   51 54 52 49   45 45 43 41   39 40 41 37   38 40 40
RH            58 54 93   93 75 67 89   96 56 51 77   86 47 49 71   89 57 53
PWIND DIR         S       S     S      SW    SW      SW     W       N    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1   B2 OV B2 B2   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 B2
POP 12HR          0      30    50      30     5       0     5       5    10
RAIN SHWRS               SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                       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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