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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
811 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

KSZ058-241015-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
811 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

DATE           03/23/17      FRI 03/24/17            SAT 03/25/17            SUN
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      61          73          46          59          42
TEMP                67 65 62 61 65 69 73 67 58 53 49 46 49 55 59 56 50 46 43 42
DEWPT               52 51 49 46 51 52 51 49 48 49 45 44 43 44 42 42 42 42 41 41
MAX/MIN RH                   69          41          90          53          94
RH                  59 60 62 58 60 55 46 52 69 86 86 93 80 66 53 59 74 86 93 96
WIND DIR             S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  E  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NE
WIND SPD            21 24 25 23 24 21 19 12  6  6 12 14 16 12 12  9  5  3  2  3
WIND GUST           33    35 33 35 32
CLOUDS(CAT)         SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)          41 56 54 74 76 62 58 72 81 84 94 93 94 88 79 61 40 40 41 55
POP 12HR                     10          60          60          40           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.07        0.20        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC
TSTMS                        IS IS NM NM SC SC IS IS
LAL                  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT            <10<10<10<10 19 42 69 50<10 19 21 20 22 27 35 26
T WIND DIR           S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE NW NW NW  N  N NW  N
T WIND SPD          42 44 46 39 39 40 36 24 12 20 28 31 28 24 23 14
SMOKE DISP          PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX PR GD GD GD GD GD EX GD
WIND                 Y  Y  Y


DATE           03/26 MON 03/27/17 TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       71      48      64      43      67      45      65      46      62
TEMP          65 67 53 48 61 62 49 44 62 63 50 45 60 62 51 46 58 60
DEWPT         45 46 48 45 47 44 42 40 42 42 43 43 47 46 44 43 45 42
RH            48 47 83 89 60 52 77 86 48 46 77 93 62 56 77 89 62 51
PWIND DIR          SE       E       N       N      NE       E       E       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B2 OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           20      60      20       5       5      40      50      50      50
RAIN SHWRS       IS NM NM IS IS                SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               SC

$$

KSZ024-241015-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
811 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

DATE           03/23/17      FRI 03/24/17            SAT 03/25/17            SUN
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      60          75          46          57          40
TEMP                66 64 61 60 65 71 75 68 58 54 49 46 48 52 56 56 48 45 42 40
DEWPT               52 51 49 48 48 51 50 48 48 47 43 43 41 42 42 41 41 40 40 39
MAX/MIN RH                   63          38          89          56          96
RH                  61 63 65 64 54 49 41 49 69 77 80 89 77 69 59 57 77 82 93 96
WIND DIR             S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE NE  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD            19 17 18 19 20 18 16 10  6 10 13 14 17 12 11 10  6  6  4  3
WIND GUST              28 29
CLOUDS(CAT)         SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)          50 57 63 86 68 61 67 61 74 83 91 94 94 90 86 81 65 56 64 69
POP 12HR                     10          70          70          40          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.09        0.37        0.03           0
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                        IS IS NM NM SC SC IS IS
LAL                  1  1  1  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1
HAINES               5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT            <10 12<10<10 24 42 62 66<10 13 14 15 17 19 26 21
T WIND DIR           S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  E  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD          34 35 32 28 34 34 25 29  6 20 27 31 32 26 21 18
SMOKE DISP          FR GD PR PR EX EX EX EX PR FR GD GD GD GD GD GD
WIND                 Y  Y  Y


DATE           03/26 MON 03/27/17 TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       65      46      63      41      65      45      63      45      62
TEMP          60 63 51 46 58 61 47 41 60 62 50 45 59 61 49 45 58 61
DEWPT         44 44 46 44 44 42 40 39 41 40 41 41 44 45 42 41 42 40
RH            55 50 83 93 59 49 76 92 49 44 71 86 57 56 77 86 55 46
PWIND DIR           E      NE       N       N      NE       E       E       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 OV OV B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10      50      30       5       5      40      50      40      30
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC SC IS                SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               SC

$$

KSZ012-241015-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
811 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

DATE           03/23/17      FRI 03/24/17            SAT 03/25/17            SUN
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      61          74          46          56          40
TEMP                66 64 61 61 64 70 74 68 58 52 49 46 48 52 56 54 48 44 42 40
DEWPT               52 52 50 48 49 53 52 50 49 47 44 43 41 43 43 42 42 41 40 39
MAX/MIN RH                   66          41          91          60          96
RH                  61 65 67 62 58 55 46 52 72 83 83 89 77 71 62 64 80 89 93 96
WIND DIR             S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  N
WIND SPD            21 19 19 18 18 17 16  9  6 10 13 14 17 12 11  9  6  5  4  3
WIND GUST              29 29 28 28
CLOUDS(CAT)         SC B1 B1 OV B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)          48 56 63 88 76 63 73 66 81 84 93 95 95 90 90 83 73 64 67 73
POP 12HR                     10          70          70          40          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.10        0.46        0.06           0
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                        IS IS NM NM SC SC IS IS
LAL                  1  1  1  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1
HAINES               5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT            <10<10<10<10 27 38 58 68 12 14 14 16 18 20 26 22
T WIND DIR           S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  E  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD          35 31 31 28 32 32 24 19  9 20 25 31 29 25 20 16
SMOKE DISP          PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX PR FR GD GD GD GD GD GD
WIND                 Y  Y  Y


DATE           03/26 MON 03/27/17 TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       63      44      62      41      64      44      63      44      62
TEMP          58 60 49 44 57 60 48 41 60 62 50 44 59 61 49 44 58 59
DEWPT         44 45 47 43 45 43 40 38 42 40 41 40 44 44 42 41 42 41
RH            59 58 93 96 64 53 74 89 51 44 71 86 57 53 77 89 55 51
PWIND DIR          NE      NE       N       N      NE       E       E       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 OV OV OV B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5      60      30       5       5      40      40      30      30
RAIN SHWRS          NM NM SC IS             IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               SC

$$

KSZ012-241015-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
811 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

DATE           03/23/17      FRI 03/24/17            SAT 03/25/17            SUN
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX                      60          74          46          55          40
TEMP                67 64 60 61 63 70 74 68 57 53 51 46 48 51 55 53 48 45 42 40
DEWPT               51 52 50 49 49 53 53 51 49 48 46 44 42 43 43 42 42 40 41 39
MAX/MIN RH                   69          43          93          64         100
RH                  56 65 69 65 60 55 48 54 75 83 83 93 80 74 64 66 80 82 96 96
WIND DIR             S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  N
WIND SPD            21 18 17 14 16 14 14 10  8 10 12 14 16 12 12 10  8  6  5  5
WIND GUST              29 27 25
CLOUDS(CAT)         SC B1 B1 OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)          50 55 65 88 78 66 80 70 85 85 94 95 96 91 92 86 78 71 68 77
POP 12HR                     10          70          70          50          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.12        0.35        0.09           0
RAIN SHWRS                   NM SC NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                        IS IS NM NM SC SC IS IS
LAL                  1  1  1  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1
HAINES               5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT            <10<10<10<10 27 47 45 48 11 12 12 17 18 20 26 21
T WIND DIR           S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  E  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD          32 26 27 28 32 29 24 24 11 19 20 27 27 23 20 17
SMOKE DISP          PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX PR FR FR GD GD GD GD GD
WIND                 Y  Y  Y


DATE           03/26 MON 03/27/17 TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       61      44      62      41      64      44      62      45      62
TEMP          55 59 49 44 57 60 48 41 60 62 50 44 57 60 50 45 58 60
DEWPT         44 45 46 43 45 43 40 38 42 40 41 40 44 44 42 41 42 42
RH            66 60 89 96 64 53 74 89 51 44 71 86 62 55 74 86 55 51
PWIND DIR          NE      NE       N       N      NE       E       E       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 OV OV OV B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5      50      30       5       5      30      40      30      30
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC SC IS                SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS               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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