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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
421 AM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

KSZ058-172230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
421 AM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

DATE             WED 05/17/17            THU 05/18/17            FRI 05/19/17
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                      80          56          79          60          74
TEMP             64 71 77 80 77 66 61 58 58 68 74 78 78 70 66 64 60 68 73 74 70
DEWPT            61 61 57 55 55 54 54 52 53 58 61 63 63 64 62 61 59 61 62 64 62
MIN/MAX RH                   41          92          58          95          69
RH               90 71 50 42 47 65 78 80 83 70 64 60 60 81 87 90 96 78 68 71 76
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW SW SW  W NE  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD         21 27 33 31 24 11  6  5  6  8  9 10  9 10  9 10  9 11 10 10  9
WIND GUST           39 43 43
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       97 73 60 47 22 20 18 29 41 54 62 65 86 87 98 99 96 90 93 89 94
POP 12HR                     50          10          20          90          70
QPF 12HR                   0.05           0        0.01        1.48        0.65
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC IS IS                   IS IS NM NM  O  O NM NM NM NM  O
TSTMS            SC SC IS IS                   IS IS NM NM  O  O NM SC SC SC SC
LAL               3  3  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
HAINES            3  3  3  3  5  5  6  6  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 30 68 78 44<10<10<10<10 22 25 37 36<10<10<10<10 25 21 24 17
T WIND DIR        S  S SW SW SW SW  W NE  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E NE  E SE  E
T WIND SPD       27 46 55 47 42 21 12 11 16 16 17 18 20 19 18 20 18 23 24 14 21
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD GD EX PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD
WIND                 Y  Y  Y


DATE          SAT 05/20/17 SUN 05/21/17 MON 05/22/17 TUE 05/23/17
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       57      68      49      71      50      74      55      70
TEMP          61 57 65 66 54 50 68 69 53 51 70 71 59 56 68 68
DEWPT         59 56 57 53 50 47 50 51 49 48 54 54 54 54 56 53
RH            93 96 75 63 86 89 52 53 86 89 57 55 83 93 65 59
PWIND DIR          SE       W      NW      NW       W      SW       S      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           90      40      30       0       5      20      60      50
RAIN SHWRS     O NM SC SC SC IS                IS SC NM SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS IS IS                IS IS SC IS SC

$$

KSZ024-172230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
421 AM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

DATE             WED 05/17/17            THU 05/18/17            FRI 05/19/17
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                      79          54          77          57          72
TEMP             66 72 76 79 76 65 59 56 57 67 74 77 75 67 62 58 57 63 69 72 70
DEWPT            63 60 57 55 54 54 53 52 52 54 56 58 56 57 54 54 53 57 58 60 59
MIN/MAX RH                   43          93          50          89          66
RH               90 66 52 44 46 68 80 86 83 63 53 52 52 70 75 86 86 81 68 66 68
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW SW  W  W NW  N NE  E  E  E  E NE  E  E  E  E  E SE
WIND SPD         17 21 28 29 20 14 10  4  5  9  8 10 10 11 12 14 10 12 10 11  9
WIND GUST           33 40 41
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       96 84 76 66 49 29 22 30 31 47 51 57 78 90100 99 96 87 91 88 94
POP 12HR                     50          10          10          80          60
QPF 12HR                   0.23           0           0        1.05        0.44
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC SC                         SC SC  O  O NM NM NM NM  O
TSTMS            SC SC SC SC                         SC SC  O  O SC SC IS SC SC
LAL               4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT          19 35 70 73 51<10<10<10<10 25 35 40 34<10 13 16 18 22 24 38 21
T WIND DIR       SW  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD       40 41 42 41 37 28 20  9 14 19 17 18 24 26 26 36 19 24 19  9 27
SMOKE DISP       EX EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD EX EX FR GD GD GD GD GD GD GD
WIND                 Y  Y  Y


DATE          SAT 05/20/17 SUN 05/21/17 MON 05/22/17 TUE 05/23/17
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       56      68      49      70      50      75      55      70
TEMP          61 56 64 66 55 50 65 68 54 51 72 73 59 56 67 68
DEWPT         56 53 53 50 48 45 47 47 47 47 52 52 53 53 54 51
RH            84 90 67 56 77 83 52 47 77 86 49 48 80 90 63 54
PWIND DIR           E      NW      NW      NW       W      SW      SW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           80      30      20       5       5      30      50      40
RAIN SHWRS     O NM SC IS IS IS                SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS IS IS                SC IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-172230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
421 AM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

DATE             WED 05/17/17            THU 05/18/17            FRI 05/19/17
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                      78          55          76          55          71
TEMP             66 71 76 78 75 65 60 57 57 67 72 76 74 65 60 56 55 62 67 71 68
DEWPT            63 62 59 56 56 55 54 52 52 54 55 57 55 54 52 52 52 55 57 59 58
MIN/MAX RH                   47          91          51          90          66
RH               90 73 56 47 52 70 81 83 83 63 55 52 51 68 75 86 90 78 70 66 70
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW SW  W  W NW NW NE NE  E  E  E NE  E  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD         16 24 24 24 19 14 12  6  5  8  8  9  9 11 10 12  9 12 10 10  9
WIND GUST              36 36 29                               23
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       98 93 82 69 59 41 24 33 29 48 50 53 70 87100 99 97 87 92 92 94
POP 12HR                     50          20           5          80          60
QPF 12HR                   0.36           0           0        0.83        0.46
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC SC IS                      SC SC  O  O NM NM NM NM  O
TSTMS            SC SC SC SC IS                      SC SC  O  O SC SC IS SC SC
LAL               4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT          17 22 59 77 48<10<10<10 10 28 34 41 39 12 15 17 18 23 27 36 19
T WIND DIR       SW  S  S SW SW  W  W NW  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  E
T WIND SPD       40 31 41 39 33 29 25 13 16 17 16 18 23 27 28 31 18 25 23 11 26
SMOKE DISP       EX EX EX EX EX PR FR PR FR GD GD EX EX FR GD GD FR GD GD GD GD


DATE          SAT 05/20/17 SUN 05/21/17 MON 05/22/17 TUE 05/23/17
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       56      68      49      70      50      75      54      70
TEMP          59 56 66 65 54 50 65 68 54 51 71 72 58 55 67 68
DEWPT         55 53 54 50 48 45 47 48 47 47 52 52 52 53 54 52
RH            87 90 65 58 80 83 52 49 77 86 51 49 80 93 63 57
PWIND DIR           E       W      NW      NW       W      SW      SW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           80      30      20       5       5      30      50      40
RAIN SHWRS     O  O SC IS IS                   SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS IS                   SC IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-172230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
421 AM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

DATE             WED 05/17/17            THU 05/18/17            FRI 05/19/17
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                      78          55          75          54          70
TEMP             65 71 75 78 75 65 60 57 57 65 71 75 73 64 59 55 54 60 66 70 66
DEWPT            64 62 60 57 56 56 54 53 53 54 54 55 54 52 51 51 51 54 56 58 58
MIN/MAX RH                   48          93          50          89          65
RH               97 73 60 48 52 73 81 86 86 68 55 50 51 65 75 86 90 81 70 66 75
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW SW  W  W NW NW  N NE  E NE  E NE  E  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD         16 24 25 23 20 14 14 10  8  9  9 10 11 12 12 12 12 12 12 12 11
WIND GUST           34 36 36                            23 23
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)      100100 82 76 68 50 29 33 30 50 51 53 66 88 99100 98 90 94 93 95
POP 12HR                     50          30           5          80          60
QPF 12HR                   0.34           0           0        0.66        0.48
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC SC SC                      SC SC  O  O NM NM NM NM  O
TSTMS            SC SC SC SC SC                      SC SC NM  O SC SC IS SC SC
LAL               4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  5  5  5  5  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT          15 24 49 80 48<10<10<10 14 27 35 39 36 14 18 18 20 22 28 30 19
T WIND DIR        S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  E
T WIND SPD       36 28 40 40 32 29 29 18 18 17 14 17 24 27 29 32 26 21 25 19 26
SMOKE DISP       GD GD EX EX EX PR FR PR FR GD GD GD EX GD GD GD GD GD EX GD GD


DATE          SAT 05/20/17 SUN 05/21/17 MON 05/22/17 TUE 05/23/17
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       56      69      49      70      50      75      55      70
TEMP          59 56 65 66 54 50 65 69 54 51 71 73 59 56 68 68
DEWPT         56 54 54 50 48 46 47 48 47 47 52 52 52 52 53 52
RH            90 93 68 56 80 86 52 47 77 86 51 48 78 86 59 57
PWIND DIR           E       W      NW      NW       W      SW      SW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR           80      40      20       5       5      30      50      40
RAIN SHWRS     O  O SC IS IS                   SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS IS                   SC IS IS IS 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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