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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
507 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

KSZ058-242215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
507 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

DATE             FRI 03/24/17            SAT 03/25/17            SUN 03/26/17
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                      74          46          58          42          70
TEMP             62 65 70 73 67 58 54 49 47 49 54 58 57 51 47 44 42 52 65 70 66
DEWPT            48 52 52 53 51 49 49 46 44 44 44 43 43 41 42 41 40 44 45 45 45
MIN/MAX RH                   48          96          57          92          41
RH               60 63 53 49 56 72 83 89 89 83 69 57 59 68 83 89 93 74 48 41 47
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE  E  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NE SE SE SE  E
WIND SPD         21 23 20 16 12  5  8 11 14 14 12 12 10  5  3  2  2  3  5  8  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 OV B2 B1 SC B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 OV
CLOUDS (%)       69 90 80 66 44 85 95 96 95 89 88 81 75 62 48 52 55 36 55 51 88
POP 12HR                     40          60          30           5          30
QPF 12HR                   0.06        0.19           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC SC SC NM SC SC SC                         SC SC  O
TSTMS                  IS SC SC IS IS                                        IS
LAL               1  1  3  3  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 26 46 48 39<10<10<10 15 16 20 27 28 18 13 12<10 31 35 44 32
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  S  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NE  W  W  N NE
T WIND SPD        0  0  0 26  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0 17 10  5  3  3  4  1  2 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD


DATE          MON 03/27/17 TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17
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      65      43      68      46      65      46      62
TEMP          52 47 60 63 49 43 63 64 51 46 61 62 51 46 58 59
DEWPT         48 46 48 44 43 40 45 43 44 43 48 46 45 44 47 45
RH            86 96 64 50 80 89 52 46 77 89 62 56 80 93 67 60
PWIND DIR          NE       N       N      NE       E       E      NE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           80      30      10      10      70      60      60      60
RAIN SHWRS     O NM SC                   NM NM NM SC NM NM NM
TSTMS         IS

$$

KSZ024-242215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
507 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

DATE             FRI 03/24/17            SAT 03/25/17            SUN 03/26/17
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                      74          46          54          41          63
TEMP             63 64 69 74 66 58 52 48 46 47 51 54 52 48 45 43 41 47 58 63 60
DEWPT            47 49 52 51 51 50 46 43 43 43 42 42 41 40 40 40 39 42 43 45 44
MIN/MAX RH                   44          89          64          95          51
RH               56 58 55 44 58 75 80 83 89 86 71 64 66 74 82 89 92 83 57 52 55
WIND DIR          S  S  S SE SE NE  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N  N NW  N NW NW NE NE
WIND SPD         14 13 11 11 10  4 10 11 13 13 12 11 10  6  5  4  3  3  3  5  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B2
CLOUDS (%)       72 87 81 65 64 84 91 96 96 93 94 88 85 72 68 76 75 58 61 50 84
POP 12HR                     50          60          50          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.29        0.05           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC IS IS                         NM
TSTMS               IS SC SC SC IS                                           IS
LAL               2  2  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 22 36 57 27<10<10<10 14 14 18 22 24 18 16 13 13 22 38 40 37
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  S  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  N  N
T WIND SPD        0  0  0 18  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0 17 12  9  9  5  6  5  6 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD FR FR PR PR PR FR FR GD


DATE          MON 03/27/17 TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17
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       45      63      42      65      45      62      44      61
TEMP          51 45 57 61 48 42 60 63 50 45 58 60 49 44 59 58
DEWPT         46 43 45 42 42 40 43 41 42 41 45 43 42 41 44 42
RH            83 93 64 49 80 93 53 44 74 86 62 53 77 89 57 55
PWIND DIR          NE       N       N      NE       E       E       E       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           70      40       5       0      30      50      50      50
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM SC                   SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS

$$

KSZ012-242215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
507 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

DATE             FRI 03/24/17            SAT 03/25/17            SUN 03/26/17
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                      74          46          53          41          62
TEMP             62 64 69 74 67 57 52 48 46 47 51 53 51 47 44 43 41 48 57 62 60
DEWPT            48 50 53 52 52 48 47 44 43 43 43 43 42 40 40 40 39 42 44 46 45
MIN/MAX RH                   46          90          67          93          55
RH               60 60 57 46 59 72 83 86 89 86 74 69 71 76 86 89 92 80 62 56 58
WIND DIR          S  S  S SE SE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N NW NE NE
WIND SPD         14 12 11 11 10  6  9 12 13 13 12 11 10  6  5  4  3  3  3  4  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV B2 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       76 88 82 68 72 90 93 96 96 96 94 90 89 79 74 81 79 66 65 56 84
POP 12HR                     60          60          50          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.06        0.25        0.07           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC                         SC
TSTMS               IS SC SC SC IS
LAL               3  3  4  4  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 21 39 63 35<10<10<10 14 16 19 24 25 21 18 16 13 24 39 45 38
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  S  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  N
T WIND SPD        0  0  0 16  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0 18 12 10 10  8  8  8  8 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD FR FR FR PR FR FR GD GD


DATE          MON 03/27/17 TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17
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      62      42      65      44      63      44      61
TEMP          50 44 57 60 48 42 60 62 49 44 58 61 49 44 57 58
DEWPT         45 43 46 43 42 39 43 41 42 40 45 43 42 41 44 42
RH            83 96 67 53 80 89 53 46 77 86 62 51 77 89 62 55
PWIND DIR           N       N       N      NE       E       E       E       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           60      40       0       0      20      50      50      50
RAIN SHWRS    SC NM SC                   IS SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-242215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
507 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

DATE             FRI 03/24/17            SAT 03/25/17            SUN 03/26/17
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                      72          46          53          41          60
TEMP             63 65 69 72 66 58 53 49 47 47 50 53 52 48 45 44 41 47 55 60 59
DEWPT            48 50 53 53 52 49 48 45 44 44 43 43 42 40 41 41 40 43 44 46 45
MIN/MAX RH                   51          93          67          96          58
RH               58 58 57 51 61 72 83 86 89 89 77 69 69 74 86 89 96 86 66 60 60
WIND DIR          S  S  S SE SE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  N NW NW  N NE
WIND SPD         13 10 10 10  9  6 10 13 13 13 12 12 10  8  8  5  5  5  4  4  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       80 88 83 74 77 94 94 96 97 96 95 92 91 84 79 84 82 71 69 59 82
POP 12HR                     70          70          50          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.25        0.09           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS                   SC
TSTMS            IS IS SC SC SC IS
LAL               3  3  4  4  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 21 40 46 23<10<10<10 13 17 19 25 26 24 22 19 14 24 32 46 39
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  S  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        0  0  0 14  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0 16 11 11 10  9  8  9 10 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD FR FR FR PR FR FR GD GD


DATE          MON 03/27/17 TUE 03/28/17 WED 03/29/17 THU 03/30/17
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      62      42      64      44      63      44      61
TEMP          50 44 56 59 48 42 59 61 49 44 58 60 49 44 56 58
DEWPT         45 43 46 43 42 39 44 40 42 40 45 43 42 41 43 42
RH            83 96 69 55 80 89 57 46 77 86 62 53 77 89 62 55
PWIND DIR           N       N       N      NE       E       E       E       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           50      40       5       0      20      50      50      50
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC                   IS SC SC SC SC SC 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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