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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
345 AM CST SAT JAN 13 2018

KSZ058-132215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
345 AM CST SAT JAN 13 2018

DATE             SAT 01/13/18            SUN 01/14/18            MON 01/15/18
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                      21          16          37          20          21
TEMP             11 11 17 21 18 16 16 16 17 21 30 37 32 28 28 27 24 19 17 14  9
DEWPT             3  3  4  4  4  5  6  8 11 14 16 20 19 20 21 23 21 14  9  6  2
MIN/MAX RH                   47          79          50          93          68
RH               69 69 56 47 53 61 64 70 77 74 55 50 58 71 75 85 88 80 70 70 72
WIND DIR          N  N  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          6  6  4  4  4  5  5  6  6  9 11 10  6  6  6 10 14 17 18 18 17
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       77 75 61 54 69 86 95 95 95 89 44 29 46 54 73 88 96 89 77 62 51
POP 12HR                      5          40          40          50          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04        0.01        0.04        0.09
SLEET                                                       S
SNOW                             C  C  C  C  S              C  C  L  L
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 16 20<10 12 18 15 11 11 18 24<10<10<10<10<10 24 20 27 26
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  E  E  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW NW  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       14 12  8  5  9 10 10 14 11 16 19 17 13 13 13 10 28 29 31 29 29
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR EX GD EX EX


DATE               TUE 01/16/18  WED 01/17/18  THU 01/18/18  FRI 01/19/18
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       -1    13      -1    27      15    38      25    46
TEMP           4   -1 11 11  3    1 24 25 20   17 36 35 29   27 44 42
DEWPT         -2   -6 -5 -3 -4   -5  2  4  6    9 18 20 22   24 30 32
RH            75   79 47 52 72   75 38 40 54   70 47 54 75   88 57 67
PWIND DIR           N     N       N     S       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW FW FW CL   CL FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0    10       5     5

$$

KSZ024-132215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
345 AM CST SAT JAN 13 2018

DATE             SAT 01/13/18            SUN 01/14/18            MON 01/15/18
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                      17          12          32          15          15
TEMP             10  7 13 17 13 12 13 13 15 19 26 32 29 27 28 27 21 13 11  9  6
DEWPT             2  3  3  4  4  5  6  9 12 14 17 21 21 22 22 22 14  7  3  1 -1
MIN/MAX RH                   56          88          64          83          69
RH               69 83 63 56 67 73 73 84 88 80 68 63 72 81 78 81 74 76 69 69 72
WIND DIR          N  N  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW
WIND SPD          5  5  3  3  3  3  4  6  8  9  9  9  6  5  6 12 17 18 18 18 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       74 78 66 55 60 85 90 96 97 89 59 51 62 80 93 96 92 60 51 35 34
POP 12HR                      5          60          50          70          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.06        0.02        0.13           0
SNOW                             C  C  L  C  S           S  L  L
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  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 17 22<10<10<10<10<10<10 17 20<10<10<10<10 22 19 26 28 20
T WIND DIR        N  N  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       12 12  5  3  6  6 10 12 16 16 18 16 14 14 10 19 29 31 31 31 26
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR GD GD EX EX GD


DATE               TUE 01/16/18  WED 01/17/18  THU 01/18/18  FRI 01/19/18
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       -5     9      -5    25      14    36      25    44
TEMP           0   -5  7  7 -3   -2 19 25 17   16 33 34 27   27 41 42
DEWPT         -5   -9 -6 -5 -8   -8  3  7  8    9 19 21 21   22 28 30
RH            79   82 54 57 78   75 49 46 67   73 56 58 78   81 59 62
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W     S       S    SW       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       0     0

$$

KSZ012-132215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
345 AM CST SAT JAN 13 2018

DATE             SAT 01/13/18            SUN 01/14/18            MON 01/15/18
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                      15          10          31          13          13
TEMP              9  7 12 15 11 10 11 12 14 17 25 31 28 26 29 25 19 10  9  8  4
DEWPT             2  2  2  3  4  4  5  8 11 14 18 22 21 22 22 20 11  4  2  1 -1
MIN/MAX RH                   58          89          69          84          69
RH               72 79 63 58 73 76 76 84 88 88 74 69 75 85 75 81 70 76 72 72 79
WIND DIR          N  N  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW NW  N  N  N  N NW NW
WIND SPD          6  5  4  2  3  3  5  6  6  8 10  9  5  6  8 16 18 18 19 18 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       78 81 70 55 57 78 82 97 97 91 66 56 70 85 96 96 83 47 43 31 30
POP 12HR                      5          60          40          60           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.05        0.02        0.10           0
SNOW                             C  C  L  C  S        S  C  L  L
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  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 17 21<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 15<10<10<10<10 23 19 27 29<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N NW NW
T WIND SPD       13 10  6  2  6  8 11 11 14 14 19 16 12 14 12 24 32 32 32 32 21
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR EX GD EX EX PR


DATE               TUE 01/16/18  WED 01/17/18  THU 01/18/18  FRI 01/19/18
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       -5     8      -6    23      12    35      24    43
TEMP          -1   -5  6  6 -4   -3 17 23 17   14 32 33 26   26 41 41
DEWPT         -6  -10 -6 -6 -9   -8  3  7  8    9 20 22 21   22 28 30
RH            79   78 57 57 78   78 53 50 67   80 61 63 81   85 59 65
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W     S       S    SW       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       5     0

$$

KSZ012-132215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
345 AM CST SAT JAN 13 2018

DATE             SAT 01/13/18            SUN 01/14/18            MON 01/15/18
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                      14          10          30          11          13
TEMP              8  6 11 14 11 10 11 12 15 17 25 30 27 27 28 25 16 10  8  7  4
DEWPT             1  0  1  3  3  3  3  7 10 14 17 21 21 22 21 18  9  3  0  0 -2
MIN/MAX RH                   60          88          68          83          69
RH               72 76 63 61 69 73 69 80 80 88 71 69 78 81 75 74 73 73 69 72 75
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N NE SE SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW
WIND SPD          6  5  4  3  3  4  5  6  9  9 11 10  8  6 10 16 18 18 19 18 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       79 80 70 53 51 75 77 96 97 92 74 63 75 88 97 95 73 40 39 32 28
POP 12HR                      5          50          30          60           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04        0.01        0.09           0
SNOW                             C  C  C  C  S        S  C  L  L
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  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 16 21<10<10<10<10<10<10 20 14<10<10<10 22 24 20 28 31<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N NE SE SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       13 10  5  2  6  9 11 13 17 17 19 17 14 13 18 28 34 33 32 32 24
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD FR PR PR PR GD EX GD EX EX PR


DATE               TUE 01/16/18  WED 01/17/18  THU 01/18/18  FRI 01/19/18
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       -6     7      -6    22      12    35      24    43
TEMP          -3   -6  5  5 -4   -3 17 22 17   14 32 33 26   26 40 42
DEWPT         -7  -10 -7 -6-10   -8  2  6  8    9 19 21 21   22 28 30
RH            82   82 57 59 75   78 51 49 67   80 58 61 81   85 62 62
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W     S       S    SW       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       5     0

$$


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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