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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
415 AM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017

KSZ058-252215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
415 AM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017

DATE             SAT 03/25/17            SUN 03/26/17            MON 03/27/17
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                      52          41          64          47          63
TEMP             47 48 49 50 49 46 43 42 41 48 58 64 62 54 51 49 47 52 59 63 60
DEWPT            43 43 44 43 41 40 40 40 40 43 44 45 45 45 46 46 44 46 46 47 45
MIN/MAX RH                   72         100          51          92          54
RH               86 83 83 77 74 79 89 93 96 83 59 50 54 71 83 89 89 80 62 56 58
WIND DIR         NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  E  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         14 14 11 11  9  5  4  3  3  2  2  5  6  6  8  8  9 10 10  9  6
WIND GUST        25 25
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       97 97 99 98 97 95 90 82 67 60 52 58 85 92 96 95 92 72 72 52 44
POP 12HR                     50          10          10          80          30
QPF 12HR                   0.09           0           0        0.36           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC IS                          O  O  O  O SC SC
TSTMS                                                IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          17 19 25 25 23 15 13 13<10 16 36 34 26 21 10<10<10 16 25 34 29
T WIND DIR        N  N  N NW  N  N NW  W NW  W SW NE NE  E NE NE  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       28 28 20 21 20 13  8  9  6  3  5  1 12  9 17 18 18 25 21 18 14
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR PR FR FR FR PR PR GD GD GD GD


DATE          TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17 FRI 03/31/17
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       44      68      48      61      45      62      43      62
TEMP          49 44 62 64 52 48 57 58 48 45 57 60 47 43 57 59
DEWPT         44 42 46 45 46 46 51 47 46 42 47 44 41 40 44 43
RH            83 93 56 50 80 93 80 67 93 89 69 55 79 89 62 55
PWIND DIR          NE       E       E       E      NE       N      NW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5       0      60      80      70      60      10       5
RAIN SHWRS                   NM  O  O NM SC NM SC

$$

KSZ024-252215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
415 AM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017

DATE             SAT 03/25/17            SUN 03/26/17            MON 03/27/17
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                      47          41          57          44          62
TEMP             44 45 46 47 46 44 42 41 41 46 53 57 55 50 47 45 44 49 58 62 59
DEWPT            42 41 41 41 39 39 39 39 40 41 43 43 44 43 44 43 42 43 44 45 43
MIN/MAX RH                   75          96          60          93          52
RH               93 86 83 79 76 82 89 92 96 83 69 59 66 77 89 93 93 80 59 54 55
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  N NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         14 14 12 11 10  6  6  5  4  4  5  4  5  5  5  6  6  9 10  9  6
WIND GUST           25
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       98 97 98 99 98 95 94 91 77 75 72 64 82 89 95 91 89 76 71 34 38
POP 12HR                     80          10           5          50          20
QPF 12HR                   0.16           0           0        0.18           0
RAIN SHWRS        O NM SC IS                         SC SC SC SC IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  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  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          14 18 15 17 16 13 12 11 12 15 23 23 18 14<10<10<10 14 23 38 27
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W NW NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       31 28 23 19 19 14  9 11  8  5  8  5  8  9 10 13 16 19 16 12 11
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR PR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR


DATE          TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17 FRI 03/31/17
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       42      65      48      58      43      60      42      60
TEMP          47 42 59 63 52 48 56 56 48 43 54 58 47 42 55 58
DEWPT         42 40 44 42 45 44 48 45 45 41 45 42 41 39 42 40
RH            83 93 57 46 77 86 74 66 89 93 71 55 79 89 61 51
PWIND DIR          NE       E       E       E      NE       N      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5       0      50      80      60      50      20       5
RAIN SHWRS                   SC  O NM NM NM SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-252215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
415 AM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017

DATE             SAT 03/25/17            SUN 03/26/17            MON 03/27/17
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                      47          41          56          44          62
TEMP             44 45 46 47 46 44 42 41 41 46 52 56 54 49 47 45 44 49 58 62 59
DEWPT            42 42 43 42 41 39 39 39 40 41 43 44 45 43 43 43 41 43 44 46 44
MIN/MAX RH                   78          98          64          94          55
RH               93 89 89 83 83 82 89 92 96 83 71 64 71 80 86 93 89 80 59 56 57
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         13 13 11 11  8  6  5  5  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  6  8  9  6  5
WIND GUST           25
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       99 97 98 99 98 96 95 92 82 79 78 70 79 83 95 90 89 77 70 33 40
POP 12HR                     80          10           5          50          10
QPF 12HR                   0.19           0           0        0.10           0
RAIN SHWRS        O NM SC IS IS                      SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  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  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          15 16 16 17 20 15 13 13 13 16 23 24 20 15 13<10<10 16 26 44 34
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W NW  N NE NE  N  N NE  N  N NE
T WIND SPD       29 27 23 19 17 14 10 10  9  8  6  6  6  8  4 10 13 17 13 10 10
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17 FRI 03/31/17
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       41      66      47      58      43      60      42      60
TEMP          46 41 60 63 52 47 55 56 47 43 54 58 47 42 55 58
DEWPT         42 39 44 43 44 44 48 45 45 40 45 43 40 39 43 40
RH            86 92 55 48 74 89 77 66 93 89 71 57 76 89 64 51
PWIND DIR          NE       E       E       E      NE       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5       0      50      70      60      40      20      10
RAIN SHWRS                   SC NM NM NM NM SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-252215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
415 AM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017

DATE             SAT 03/25/17            SUN 03/26/17            MON 03/27/17
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                      47          41          56          43          62
TEMP             45 46 47 47 46 44 42 41 41 46 52 56 54 49 46 44 43 49 57 62 59
DEWPT            43 42 42 42 41 39 39 39 40 41 43 44 45 43 43 43 41 44 44 45 43
MIN/MAX RH                   80          98          64          96          53
RH               93 86 83 83 83 82 89 92 96 83 71 64 71 80 89 96 93 83 62 54 55
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         14 13 12 11  9  8  6  8  6  5  5  5  4  4  4  6  8  9  9  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       99 97 98 99 98 96 94 93 86 83 81 75 79 78 94 89 90 78 70 35 42
POP 12HR                     80          20           5          40          10
QPF 12HR                   0.29           0           0        0.05           0
RAIN SHWRS        O NM SC IS IS                      IS IS SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  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  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          17 17 17 18 23 16 14 14 14 16 23 25 21 16 12<10<10 17 26 42 33
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W NW  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
T WIND SPD       26 24 21 17 14 13  9 11 10  8  6  8  6  6  3 11 12 14 11  9  9
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD FR FR FR PR FR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD FR


DATE          TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17 FRI 03/31/17
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       42      65      46      58      43      59      42      60
TEMP          47 42 59 62 51 46 54 56 47 43 53 57 47 42 54 57
DEWPT         42 39 44 43 43 43 47 45 45 40 45 43 41 39 43 41
RH            83 89 57 50 74 89 77 66 93 89 74 59 79 89 66 55
PWIND DIR          NE       E       E       E      NE       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5       0      40      70      60      50      20      10
RAIN SHWRS                   SC NM NM NM NM 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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