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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
429 AM CDT SAT SEP 16 2017

KSZ058-162215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
429 AM CDT SAT SEP 16 2017

DATE             SAT 09/16/17            SUN 09/17/17            MON 09/18/17
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                      88          62          77          64          85
TEMP             68 75 85 88 83 73 68 65 63 68 74 77 75 69 68 66 64 72 80 85 79
DEWPT            63 66 68 69 68 67 66 64 62 63 65 67 67 67 65 66 64 68 69 67 68
MIN/MAX RH                   54         100          70         100          55
RH               84 74 57 54 61 81 93 97 97 84 74 71 76 93 90100100 87 69 55 69
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S SW  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         14 17 17 17 14 10  4  5  6  6  6  5  5  5  4  5  4  8 10 11  9
WIND GUST           27 27
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       73 54 56 54 61 88 70 87 87 92 88 88 86 80 85 84 85 81 63 41 48
POP 12HR                     30          60          40          50          50
QPF 12HR                      0        0.30        0.16        0.18        0.23
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS    SC NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS    SC NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               2  2  1  1  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
HAINES            5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 13 26 34 27<10<10<10<10 11 17 17 23<10<10<10<10 11 20 41<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       28 28 27 27 29 19  8 14  9 14  6 10 16 10  8  8  8 12 13 18 18
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR FR PR FR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR


DATE          TUE 09/19/17 WED 09/20/17 THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17
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       65      88      69      87      64      87      65      85
TEMP          69 65 86 83 74 70 86 82 70 66 86 81 71 66 84 80
DEWPT         65 64 69 68 67 66 67 65 62 62 67 66 66 65 67 66
RH            87 97 57 61 79 87 53 56 76 87 53 60 84 97 57 62
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1
POP 12HR           30      10       5      30      30      30      20      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC                SC SC       SC IS       IS
TSTMS         SC SC                SC SC       SC          IS

$$

KSZ024-162215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
429 AM CDT SAT SEP 16 2017

DATE             SAT 09/16/17            SUN 09/17/17            MON 09/18/17
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                      88          59          76          64          83
TEMP             70 76 85 88 83 71 65 62 61 65 73 76 72 67 67 65 64 70 76 83 79
DEWPT            63 65 67 67 68 67 63 60 58 59 60 62 63 64 64 64 64 66 67 67 67
MIN/MAX RH                   50          97          61         100          59
RH               78 69 55 50 61 87 93 93 90 81 64 62 73 90 90 97100 87 74 59 67
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S NE  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         13 14 16 14 11  6  8  8  6  8  8  6  6  4  4  4  4  8 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       81 65 49 60 79 97 79 83 70 77 75 84 82 81 89 90 90 90 81 61 64
POP 12HR                     50          60          30          60          70
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.69        0.04        0.18        0.23
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS IS SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC
TSTMS            SC IS IS SC NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC
LAL               3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  3  3
HAINES            5  5  6  6  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 14 25 24<10<10 11<10<10 14 20 23 13<10<10<10<10<10 20 23<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S NE  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       25 28 24 27 20 12 19 19 18 17 17 14 16  8  8  9  9 14 17 21 16
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD PR PR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE          TUE 09/19/17 WED 09/20/17 THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17
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       66      88      69      85      63      86      66      85
TEMP          70 66 85 86 76 69 84 81 68 65 84 81 72 67 84 80
DEWPT         65 64 68 67 67 64 63 61 60 60 65 64 65 64 65 65
RH            84 93 57 53 74 84 49 51 76 84 53 56 79 90 53 60
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       E       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1
POP 12HR           30      20       5      20      20      20      30      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS             IS IS       IS SC       SC
TSTMS         SC IS IS             IS IS       IS          SC

$$

KSZ012-162215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
429 AM CDT SAT SEP 16 2017

DATE             SAT 09/16/17            SUN 09/17/17            MON 09/18/17
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                      88          57          76          62          82
TEMP             69 76 85 88 81 68 63 59 59 64 73 76 71 66 65 64 62 70 76 82 77
DEWPT            63 66 67 68 69 65 61 58 56 59 58 60 61 63 62 63 62 67 68 67 67
MIN/MAX RH                   51          99          56         100          62
RH               81 71 55 52 67 90 93 96 90 84 59 58 71 90 90 97100 90 76 61 71
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         12 14 14 14 11  5  6  6  5  6  6  6  4  3  3  3  4  8  9  9  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       75 64 51 60 82 98 81 83 63 68 66 78 77 79 89 91 91 92 83 63 68
POP 12HR                     50          60          30          60          70
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.55        0.03        0.20        0.28
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS IS SC NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS NM NM NM NM SC SC SC
TSTMS            SC IS IS SC NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS NM NM NM NM SC SC SC
LAL               3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4
HAINES            5  5  5  5  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 16 27 31 15<10 11<10<10 15 25 27 13<10<10<10<10 14 22 26 15
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       24 28 24 27 23 13 12 11 18 12 14 12 13  6  6  6  6 13 13 21 19
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX GD PR PR PR FR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD FR


DATE          TUE 09/19/17 WED 09/20/17 THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17
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       64      87      68      84      61      84      64      85
TEMP          68 64 84 84 74 68 83 79 66 63 82 79 69 66 84 79
DEWPT         65 63 68 68 67 64 64 63 59 59 65 65 64 63 66 65
RH            90 97 59 59 79 87 53 58 78 87 56 62 84 90 55 62
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SW       E      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC B1
POP 12HR           30      20      10      20      30      20      30      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS             IS SC IS    IS SC IS IS SC
TSTMS         SC IS IS             IS SC IS    IS       IS SC

$$

KSZ012-162215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
429 AM CDT SAT SEP 16 2017

DATE             SAT 09/16/17            SUN 09/17/17            MON 09/18/17
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                      88          58          76          61          81
TEMP             69 76 84 88 78 67 63 60 59 64 73 76 73 65 65 63 61 69 76 81 77
DEWPT            63 66 68 68 69 64 61 59 56 58 57 58 60 62 60 62 61 67 68 68 68
MIN/MAX RH                   52          97          53         100          65
RH               81 71 59 52 74 90 93 96 90 81 57 54 64 90 84 97100 93 76 65 74
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         11 14 14 16 11  5 10  8  6  8  6  6  4  4  4  4  4  9 10  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       72 74 55 65 80 97 85 83 60 59 55 73 73 75 87 91 92 94 85 66 72
POP 12HR                     50          60          20          60          70
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.59        0.02        0.20        0.37
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS IS SC NM NM SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS NM NM NM NM SC SC SC
TSTMS            SC IS IS SC NM NM SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS NM NM NM NM SC SC SC
LAL               3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4
HAINES            5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 16 28 37<10<10 10<10<10 14 24 29 16<10<10<10<10<10 25 25 18
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  N NE  N  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       19 26 23 26 16 12 18 10 16 14 13 12 11  9  9  9  9 14 12 19 19
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX PR PR FR PR FR FR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE          TUE 09/19/17 WED 09/20/17 THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17
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       64      87      67      84      61      84      64      84
TEMP          69 64 84 83 76 67 83 79 65 63 82 79 70 65 82 79
DEWPT         65 63 69 69 67 64 65 64 59 58 65 66 64 63 66 66
RH            87 97 61 63 74 90 55 60 81 84 56 64 81 93 58 64
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       E      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           30      20      20      20      30      30      40      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS       IS    IS SC IS    SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS         SC IS IS             IS SC IS    SC       IS SC

$$


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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