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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
333 AM CST TUE JAN 16 2018

KSZ058-162230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
333 AM CST TUE JAN 16 2018

DATE             TUE 01/16/18            WED 01/17/18            THU 01/18/18
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                      12           1          29          16          44
TEMP             -1 -1  6 12  8  6  3  2  1  8 22 29 21 16 16 17 17 21 36 44 35
DEWPT            -6 -6 -1  2  2  2  1  0 -1  2  8 11  9  8  8  9  9 12 17 24 22
MIN/MAX RH                   63          93          46          71          43
RH               79 79 72 63 76 83 91 91 91 76 54 46 59 70 70 70 70 68 45 45 59
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD         13 13 11  9  4  2  1  1  3  6 10 11  8  9 10 10 10 11 13 11 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       45 41 43 32 18  3  2  0  4  2  1  1  2  1  2  2  3  3  9  6 17
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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            3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          17 19 19 23 17<10<10<10<10<10 14 16<10<10<10<10<10<10 10 13<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
T WIND SPD       25 23 17 14 12  4  2  2  6 13 17 19 16 18 19 20 19 19 23 20 16
SMOKE DISP       GD GD FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR
WIND CHILL        Y  Y


DATE               FRI 01/19/18  SAT 01/20/18  SUN 01/21/18  MON 01/22/18
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       26    51      38    56      37    48      26    45
TEMP          28   27 43 42 40   39 51 48 39   37 45 40 30   26 40 37
DEWPT         24   23 30 34 39   39 42 40 36   37 38 29 26   23 25 25
RH            85   85 60 73 96  100 71 74 89  100 76 64 85   88 55 61
PWIND DIR           S     S       S    SW       S     W      NW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   SC FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5      20    50      20     5
RAIN                                            S  C  C  S
SNOW                                               C     S

$$

KSZ024-162230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
333 AM CST TUE JAN 16 2018

DATE             TUE 01/16/18            WED 01/17/18            THU 01/18/18
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                       9          -1          28          15          43
TEMP             -2 -2  4  9  6  3  0 -1  0  5 21 28 20 15 15 15 16 19 34 43 36
DEWPT            -8 -9 -3  1  2  1  0 -2 -4 -1  7 11 10  9  8  9  9 13 19 26 22
MIN/MAX RH                   68          99          48          78          49
RH               75 71 72 69 83 91100 95 83 76 54 48 64 77 73 77 73 77 54 51 56
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD         11 12 11  8  3  1  1  2  3  5  9 10  8  8  8  6  8  9 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B1 SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       46 51 55 39 26  7  5  0  5  3  3  2  3  2  3  5  2  4 14 10 17
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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            2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          17 13 15 16<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 13<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 10<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD       24 21 17 13 10  2  2  3  5 12 16 18 16 16 18 16 16 16 17 18 14
SMOKE DISP       GD FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR
WIND CHILL        Y  Y


DATE               FRI 01/19/18  SAT 01/20/18  SUN 01/21/18  MON 01/22/18
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       26    50      33    51      31    39      23    40
TEMP          28   26 42 43 38   34 47 43 36   33 36 35 27   23 36 34
DEWPT         24   23 30 31 34   34 39 35 32   32 34 28 25   21 24 24
RH            85   88 62 62 85  100 74 73 85   96 92 75 92   92 61 66
PWIND DIR          SW     S       S    SW       W     N      NW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      20    60      50     5
RAIN                                            S     C  C
SNOW                                            S  L     C

$$

KSZ012-162230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
333 AM CST TUE JAN 16 2018

DATE             TUE 01/16/18            WED 01/17/18            THU 01/18/18
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                       9          -2          26          14          41
TEMP             -4 -4  3  9  5  1 -2 -2 -2  5 18 26 19 16 16 14 14 18 33 41 34
DEWPT           -10 -9 -4  0  1  0 -2 -3 -5 -2  7 12 11 10  9  9  9 13 20 27 23
MIN/MAX RH                   66         100          55          83          54
RH               75 78 72 66 83 95100 95 87 72 61 55 70 77 73 80 80 80 58 57 64
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD         12 13 11  9  3  1  1  2  3  5  9 10  8  9  9  8  8  9 10  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       54 51 54 43 29  9  7  2  6  4  3  2  3  2  3  6  2  5 16 12 16
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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            2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          11 14 15 15<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 12<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 11<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD       24 24 18 14  6  2  2  3  6 12 17 19 16 18 18 17 16 16 18 16 12
SMOKE DISP       FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR
WIND CHILL        Y  Y


DATE               FRI 01/19/18  SAT 01/20/18  SUN 01/21/18  MON 01/22/18
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       25    49      31    49      30    38      22    38
TEMP          27   25 42 40 35   32 46 41 34   32 35 34 27   22 34 31
DEWPT         24   23 30 31 34   32 38 35 32   31 33 27 24   20 24 24
RH            88   92 62 70 96  100 73 79 92   96 92 75 88   92 66 75
PWIND DIR          SW     S       S    SW       N     N      NW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      20    60      60     5
RAIN                                                  C
SNOW                                            S  L  C  L    S

$$

KSZ012-162230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
333 AM CST TUE JAN 16 2018

DATE             TUE 01/16/18            WED 01/17/18            THU 01/18/18
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                       8          -2          26          14          41
TEMP             -4 -4  3  8  5  2 -2 -2 -1  6 19 26 18 16 16 14 14 18 33 41 34
DEWPT           -10-10 -4  0  1 -1 -2 -4 -4 -2  7 12 10 10  9  9 10 13 20 26 23
MIN/MAX RH                   67         100          54          85          53
RH               75 75 72 69 83 87100 91 87 69 59 55 70 77 73 80 84 80 58 55 64
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD         11 12 11  9  4  1  1  2  4  6 10 11  9 10 10  9  9  9 11 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC B1 SC SC FW FW CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       61 50 57 44 28 10 11  2  6  5  3  2  3  2  2  6  2  5 19 14 15
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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            2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          14 14 16 16<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 12<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 12<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD       24 23 18 14  9  2  2  4  9 13 18 21 18 19 19 18 18 17 17 18 16
SMOKE DISP       FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR
WIND CHILL        Y  Y


DATE               FRI 01/19/18  SAT 01/20/18  SUN 01/21/18  MON 01/22/18
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       25    48      31    48      30    37      21    37
TEMP          27   25 41 41 36   32 45 40 34   32 35 33 26   21 32 28
DEWPT         23   23 30 30 33   32 38 35 32   32 33 27 24   20 23 22
RH            85   92 65 65 89  100 76 82 92  100 92 78 92   96 69 78
PWIND DIR          SW     S       S    SW       N     N      NW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      20    60      60     5
RAIN                                                  L
SNOW                                            S  L  L  L    C

$$


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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