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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
321 AM CDT SUN MAR 26 2017

KSZ058-262215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
321 AM CDT SUN MAR 26 2017

DATE             SUN 03/26/17            MON 03/27/17            TUE 03/28/17
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                      60          47          61          43          66
TEMP          43 41 47 55 59 58 53 50 48 47 51 57 61 59 52 48 45 43 51 61 66 62
DEWPT         41 40 42 43 45 45 45 47 46 44 45 47 47 46 44 43 43 42 45 46 48 45
MIN/MAX RH                   57          94          60          96          51
RH            93 96 83 64 60 62 74 89 93 89 80 69 60 62 74 83 93 96 80 58 52 54
WIND DIR       W  N SW  S  E  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD       4  2  3  4  6  8 10 11 11 12 11 11 10  6  4  3  3  4  6  8 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B2
CLOUDS (%)    98 96 92 69 77 91100 99 99 94 86 74 56 42 32 40 46 61 55 56 49 74
POP 12HR                     30          90          30           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.52        0.12           0           0
RAIN                                      C  C                                S
RAIN SHWRS                   SC  O  O NM
TSTMS                        SC  O  O IS
OBVIS         PF PF PF
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT       14 13 16 29 21 22 14 13 11 14 20 32 39 31<10<10 20<10 24 31 38 32
T WIND DIR    NW  N SW SW  E  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD     8  3  4  4  8 16 21 26 21 28 23 18 14  9  8  6  8  9 11 10 14 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR PR FR GD FR GD FR GD GD GD GD FR PR PR FR PR FR FR GD GD


DATE          WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17 FRI 03/31/17 SAT 04/01/17
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       48      59      47      60      42      59      40      63
TEMP          52 48 58 58 51 47 59 59 47 42 55 56 45 40 58 60
DEWPT         46 46 51 49 49 46 50 45 43 39 42 41 40 38 42 42
RH            80 93 77 72 93 96 72 60 86 89 61 57 82 92 55 51
PWIND DIR           E       E       E      NE       N       N       N      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           70      90      80      60      20       5       5      10
RAIN           S  L  D  D  D  D  L  C  S
TSTMS            IS       IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-262215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
321 AM CDT SUN MAR 26 2017

DATE             SUN 03/26/17            MON 03/27/17            TUE 03/28/17
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                      54          45          59          41          64
TEMP          42 40 44 50 54 53 49 47 46 45 49 56 59 57 50 45 42 41 48 59 64 61
DEWPT         39 39 40 42 43 43 43 43 43 43 43 45 45 43 42 42 42 40 43 43 46 44
MIN/MAX RH                   66          93          58          98          52
RH            89 96 86 74 66 69 80 86 89 93 80 66 60 59 74 89100 96 83 55 52 53
WIND DIR      NW NW  W  W NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD       4  3  2  3  3  6  6  6  8 10 10 10  9  6  5  4  4  3  6  8 10 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)   100100 98 92 79 90 99100 98 95 87 80 57 46 36 43 46 56 47 62 58 79
POP 12HR                      5          80          30           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.26        0.10           0           0
RAIN                                      C  C
RAIN SHWRS                   IS  O  O NM
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  2  2  2  2  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT       13 11 15 23 22 18 15<10 13 11 16 26 37 30 12 13 18<10 22 33 39 34
T WIND DIR    NW NW  W  W  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD     9  6  3  5  2 13 13 17 19 21 21 16 12 10  8  6  9  6 10 10 12 17
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR FR FR GD GD FR PR PR FR PR FR FR GD GD


DATE          WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17 FRI 03/31/17 SAT 04/01/17
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       47      56      46      58      40      59      39      63
TEMP          52 47 55 56 50 46 55 57 46 40 55 57 45 39 58 60
DEWPT         45 44 47 46 46 44 48 43 42 37 41 39 38 36 39 41
RH            77 89 74 69 86 93 77 59 86 89 59 51 76 89 49 49
PWIND DIR           E       E       E      NE       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           60      90      80      50      30       5       5      20
RAIN              L  D  D  D  D  C  C  C  S                 S

$$

KSZ012-262215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
321 AM CDT SUN MAR 26 2017

DATE             SUN 03/26/17            MON 03/27/17            TUE 03/28/17
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          44          59          41          63
TEMP          41 39 43 49 52 51 48 46 45 44 48 56 59 57 49 45 43 41 48 59 63 60
DEWPT         39 39 40 42 43 43 42 43 43 43 44 45 45 44 42 41 41 39 43 43 46 44
MIN/MAX RH                   71          95          60          95          53
RH            92100 89 77 71 74 80 89 93 96 86 66 60 62 77 86 93 92 83 55 54 55
WIND DIR      NW NW NW  W  N NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E
WIND SPD       5  3  3  4  4  5  4  5  6  9  9  9  8  5  4  3  3  3  6  6  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)   100100 97 96 86 91 96100 99 95 88 79 58 46 36 45 46 54 46 64 55 81
POP 12HR                      5          70          20           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.17        0.06           0           0
RAIN                                      C  C
RAIN SHWRS                   IS NM NM NM
OBVIS            PF PF
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  2  2  2  2  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT       20 15 15 25 25 20 14 14 13<10 18 31 39 33<10<10<10<10 23 35 45 37
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW  W NW NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E
T WIND SPD    10  6  4  6  4 11 10 14 16 19 18 16 12 10  6  5  5  5  9 10 11 14
SMOKE DISP    FR PR PR FR PR FR PR FR FR FR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17 FRI 03/31/17 SAT 04/01/17
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       46      55      46      57      40      59      39      63
TEMP          51 46 53 54 49 46 54 56 45 40 54 56 44 39 58 60
DEWPT         44 43 46 46 46 44 49 44 41 37 41 40 38 36 40 41
RH            77 89 77 74 89 93 83 64 86 89 61 55 79 89 51 49
PWIND DIR           E       E       E      NE       N       N       N       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           50      80      80      50      30       5       5      20
RAIN              C  D  D  L  D  C  C  C  S                 S

$$

KSZ012-262215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
321 AM CDT SUN MAR 26 2017

DATE             SUN 03/26/17            MON 03/27/17            TUE 03/28/17
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                      51          44          59          42          63
TEMP          42 39 43 48 51 50 47 46 45 44 47 55 59 57 49 45 43 42 49 59 63 61
DEWPT         40 39 41 41 42 43 42 43 43 43 43 45 45 44 42 41 41 40 43 43 45 43
MIN/MAX RH                   71          96          59          94          52
RH            93100 93 77 71 77 83 89 93 96 86 69 60 62 77 86 93 93 80 55 52 51
WIND DIR      NW NW NW  W NW NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E
WIND SPD       5  4  4  5  4  4  4  4  6  8 10  9  8  6  5  4  4  5  8  8  9  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)   100100 97 96 90 91 96 98100 96 87 78 60 48 37 46 46 54 44 63 52 81
POP 12HR                      5          60          20           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.11        0.01           0           0
RAIN                                      S  S
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC NM SC
OBVIS            PF PF
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  2  2  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT       22 20 21 26 28 21 14 15 13<10 16 28 37 34<10<10<10<10 25 36 45 38
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW  W NW NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E
T WIND SPD     9  8  5  8  4  8  5  8 13 13 17 13 12 10  9  9  8  9 10 10 10 13
SMOKE DISP    FR FR PR FR PR FR PR PR FR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17 FRI 03/31/17 SAT 04/01/17
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       46      55      45      58      40      59      40      63
TEMP          51 46 53 55 49 45 54 57 45 40 54 56 45 40 58 60
DEWPT         44 43 45 46 46 43 48 45 41 37 41 40 38 36 40 40
RH            77 89 74 72 89 93 80 64 86 89 61 55 76 85 51 47
PWIND DIR           E       E       E      NE       N       N       N      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           50      80      80      50      30       5       5      10
RAIN              C  D  D  L  D  C  C  C  S

$$


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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