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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
444 AM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017

KSZ058-232215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
444 AM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017

DATE             TUE 05/23/17            WED 05/24/17            THU 05/25/17
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                      65          47          66          46          76
TEMP             54 58 63 64 59 53 50 48 49 57 61 65 64 53 49 47 47 62 71 76 74
DEWPT            51 50 48 47 48 47 46 45 45 46 46 47 46 46 45 45 44 50 52 55 57
MIN/MAX RH                   54          89          49          94          49
RH               90 75 58 54 67 80 86 89 86 67 58 52 52 77 86 93 89 65 51 48 55
WIND DIR          N  N NW NW  N NW NW NW NW  N  N NW NW NW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         11 13 14 14 12  6  8  8 10 12 12 11  8  3  2  3  4 10 12 14 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       81 68 49 72 74 69 46 57 52 52 54 41 18  9  6  5 17 11 11 25 40
POP 12HR                     30          10           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS    IS SC
TSTMS                     IS
LAL               1  1  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT          18 29 62 68 15<10<10<10<10 41 52 61 44<10<10<10<10 28 29 27 28
T WIND DIR        N  N NW NW  N NW NW NW NW  N  N NW NW NW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       32 25 23 21 21 14 16 17 19 24 21 19 14  6  4  6  9 12 16 19 25
SMOKE DISP       GD EX EX EX FR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 05/26/17 SAT 05/27/17 SUN 05/28/17 MON 05/29/17
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       60      82      61      79      58      77      54      77
TEMP          63 61 76 79 65 61 75 77 62 58 75 73 59 55 73 75
DEWPT         57 59 65 63 62 61 62 60 56 55 55 53 51 50 52 53
RH            81 93 69 58 90100 64 56 81 90 50 49 75 83 48 46
PWIND DIR          SE      NE      NE      NE       N       W       W       W
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 SC SC
POP 12HR           30      20      30      20      10      10       5      20
RAIN SHWRS       SC    IS SC IS IS IS                      IS
TSTMS            SC    IS SC IS IS IS                      IS

$$

KSZ024-232215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
444 AM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017

DATE             TUE 05/23/17            WED 05/24/17            THU 05/25/17
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                      63          47          65          47          76
TEMP             52 58 62 61 58 52 50 49 49 54 60 64 64 53 49 48 48 62 71 75 75
DEWPT            49 49 47 46 45 44 45 44 44 46 46 46 45 46 45 45 45 50 51 54 55
MIN/MAX RH                   56          86          49          94          46
RH               89 72 58 58 62 74 83 83 83 74 60 52 50 77 86 89 89 65 49 48 50
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 11 14 14 11  8  8  9 10 12 11 10  8  3  2  3  3 10 11 12 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 SC SC B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       79 49 43 80 78 69 63 70 59 59 52 39 20  8  8  6 18 16 16 26 43
POP 12HR                     40          20           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC    IS SC IS
TSTMS                  IS IS
LAL               1  1  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT          13 27 61 60 44<10<10<10<10 23 53 56 48<10<10<10<10 28 32 32 23
T WIND DIR        N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       24 20 23 25 24 14 18 18 20 25 21 18 14  6  4  5  6 12 16 18 23
SMOKE DISP       FR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 05/26/17 SAT 05/27/17 SUN 05/28/17 MON 05/29/17
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       59      80      60      76      56      74      54      77
TEMP          63 60 76 77 64 60 72 73 60 56 71 72 59 55 74 75
DEWPT         56 57 62 61 60 57 58 56 53 53 52 51 49 49 51 51
RH            78 90 62 58 87 90 61 55 78 90 51 48 69 80 44 43
PWIND DIR          SE      NE      NE      NE       N      NW       W       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      10      40      40      10      20      10      20
RAIN SHWRS       SC       SC SC SC IS       IS IS          IS
TSTMS            SC       SC SC SC IS                      IS

$$

KSZ012-232215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
444 AM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017

DATE             TUE 05/23/17            WED 05/24/17            THU 05/25/17
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                      62          47          65          47          76
TEMP             52 58 61 59 57 52 50 49 49 55 60 64 64 54 48 48 48 63 71 75 74
DEWPT            49 49 47 47 46 46 46 44 45 46 47 47 46 46 46 45 45 51 52 54 55
MIN/MAX RH                   60          88          50          93          47
RH               89 72 60 64 67 80 86 83 86 72 62 54 52 74 93 89 89 65 51 48 51
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NW  W  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 11 13 14 12  6  8  9  9 11 11  9  6  3  2  2  3  9 10 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       75 60 50 80 80 73 67 77 64 63 55 42 21 11  9  6 16 17 18 28 40
POP 12HR                     40          20          10           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC    IS SC IS
TSTMS                  IS IS
LAL               1  1  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT          14 36 65 36 44 21 30<10 14 28 56 57 50<10<10<10<10 30 35 33 25
T WIND DIR        N  N NW NW NW  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N NW  W  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       23 20 23 27 25 23 26 18 24 25 23 18 14  6  4  4  6 10 13 16 19
SMOKE DISP       FR EX EX EX EX GD EX PR FR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 05/26/17 SAT 05/27/17 SUN 05/28/17 MON 05/29/17
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       59      79      59      75      56      74      55      76
TEMP          63 60 75 76 62 60 72 73 60 57 71 72 58 56 73 74
DEWPT         55 57 62 61 59 56 58 57 53 52 53 53 50 49 51 52
RH            75 90 64 60 90 87 61 57 78 83 53 51 75 77 46 46
PWIND DIR          SE      NE      NE      NE       N      NW       W       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      20      30      40      10      20      10      20
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS    SC SC SC IS       IS IS          IS
TSTMS            SC IS    SC SC SC IS                      IS

$$

KSZ012-232215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
444 AM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017

DATE             TUE 05/23/17            WED 05/24/17            THU 05/25/17
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                      61          48          66          47          76
TEMP             52 58 60 58 57 53 50 49 49 55 61 65 65 56 49 48 48 63 71 75 74
DEWPT            49 49 48 48 47 47 46 45 45 47 47 48 46 47 46 46 46 52 52 54 55
MIN/MAX RH                   63          87          50          96          46
RH               89 72 64 69 69 80 86 86 86 74 60 54 50 72 89 93 93 67 51 48 51
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NW  W  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          9 12 13 13 12  9  9 10 11 12 12 11  8  3  2  2  3  9 11 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       65 64 54 79 81 76 70 81 68 65 60 49 24 15 12  7 15 18 19 29 41
POP 12HR                     30          20          10           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC    IS SC IS
TSTMS                  IS
LAL               1  1  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 36 67 34 38<10<10<10 13 34 52 57 52<10<10<10<10 29 36 34 26
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NW  W  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       14 19 23 25 24 18 16 19 23 26 24 19 16  6  4  3  5 10 13 16 19
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX FR PR PR FR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 05/26/17 SAT 05/27/17 SUN 05/28/17 MON 05/29/17
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       59      78      59      75      56      75      55      76
TEMP          61 60 74 76 62 60 72 73 59 57 72 73 59 56 73 74
DEWPT         55 57 61 59 59 56 57 56 53 52 53 53 50 50 52 52
RH            81 90 64 56 90 87 59 55 80 83 51 49 72 80 48 46
PWIND DIR          SE      NE      NE      NE       N      NW       W       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      20      30      40      10      20      10      20
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS    IS SC SC IS       IS IS          IS
TSTMS            SC IS    IS SC SC 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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