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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
417 AM CDT TUE APR 25 2017

KSZ058-252215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
417 AM CDT TUE APR 25 2017

DATE             TUE 04/25/17            WED 04/26/17            THU 04/27/17
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                      76          46          51          37          61
TEMP             56 65 71 76 73 62 54 50 48 47 48 51 50 45 43 39 38 48 56 61 59
DEWPT            49 53 57 59 59 54 48 44 44 40 40 40 40 39 37 35 35 39 41 42 44
MIN/MAX RH                   55          86          66          92          49
RH               77 65 61 56 62 75 80 80 86 76 74 66 68 79 79 85 89 71 57 49 57
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S SE SE
WIND SPD         13 18 13 11  6 11 14 14 13 17 16 14 12  8  8  4  6  5  6  9  6
WIND GUST           29 24 23             24 28
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW SC B1 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       83 67 76 87 98 95 96 94 90 96 95 95 90 62 39 12 21 34 64 80 91
POP 12HR                     50          60          60          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.23        0.21        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS                   NM NM NM NM SC SC NM NM SC SC             IS IS SC
TSTMS                        SC IS IS IS                                     IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 20 33 41 27 12 13 17 19 20 21 25 30 25 18<10<10 26 33 33 38
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SW NW  N NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W SW SE SE
T WIND SPD       23 31 19 17 11 26 23 25 28 35 34 32 32 25 19 12 13  6 10 10  9
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX FR FR FR GD GD EX EX EX EX GD GD PR PR FR FR FR GD


DATE          FRI 04/28/17 SAT 04/29/17 SUN 04/30/17 MON 05/01/17
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      67      48      56      42      53      39      64
TEMP          50 48 63 64 51 48 53 54 46 42 51 52 43 40 58 62
DEWPT         47 47 51 50 47 46 46 44 42 40 41 39 36 36 42 44
RH            89 96 65 60 86 93 77 69 86 93 68 61 76 85 55 52
PWIND DIR           E       W       N       N       N      NW       W       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW SC
POP 12HR           60      10      80      60      50      30       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    SC NM       SC  O NM NM SC SC SC IS
TSTMS         IS IS          IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-252215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
417 AM CDT TUE APR 25 2017

DATE             TUE 04/25/17            WED 04/26/17            THU 04/27/17
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          44          50          36          61
TEMP             55 63 68 72 69 58 52 47 45 45 48 49 50 45 42 38 36 46 55 61 59
DEWPT            49 52 55 56 56 47 44 41 41 38 38 38 37 36 35 33 34 36 37 39 41
MIN/MAX RH                   57          86          62          92          44
RH               80 67 63 57 63 67 74 79 86 76 68 66 61 70 76 82 92 68 51 44 51
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S NW  N  N  N NW NW  N NW  N NW NW NW NW  W SW SE SE
WIND SPD          9 11  9  5  4 12 12 16 13 16 14 14 12  9  9  6  6  6  6  5  6
WIND GUST           23                   24
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW SC SC B1 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       84 85 90 92 90 95 94 93 90 91 90 94 85 63 44 21 27 31 60 76 90
POP 12HR                     40          50          50          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.15        0.08           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC             IS IS SC
TSTMS                        IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 18 38 41 24 13 13 19 19 20 21 25 27 26 20<10<10 22 39 40 34
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W  S  S
T WIND SPD       17 19 14 12  5 25 24 27 28 32 27 28 31 28 24 16 13 10 11  4 11
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD PR FR FR GD GD GD GD EX EX EX GD PR PR FR GD FR GD


DATE          FRI 04/28/17 SAT 04/29/17 SUN 04/30/17 MON 05/01/17
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      64      46      53      42      51      38      64
TEMP          50 47 59 62 49 46 51 52 46 42 49 49 42 39 57 63
DEWPT         45 46 48 47 44 42 43 41 40 39 38 37 35 35 40 42
RH            83 96 67 58 83 86 74 66 79 89 66 63 76 85 53 46
PWIND DIR           E      SW       N       N       N      NW      NW       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           60      30      60      60      60      40      10       5
RAIN SHWRS    SC NM SC IS IS NM NM NM NM SC SC IS

$$

KSZ012-252215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
417 AM CDT TUE APR 25 2017

DATE             TUE 04/25/17            WED 04/26/17            THU 04/27/17
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                      71          43          49          37          61
TEMP             55 63 67 71 68 57 51 46 45 45 48 49 49 45 41 39 37 46 55 60 58
DEWPT            49 51 54 56 54 47 44 40 41 39 38 38 37 36 35 33 34 36 37 39 40
MIN/MAX RH                   59          85          63          90          44
RH               80 65 63 59 61 69 77 79 86 79 68 66 63 70 79 79 89 68 51 46 51
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S NW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW  W  W  S  S
WIND SPD          9 10  9  6  8 13 14 16 12 13 13 13 11  8  8  5  6  6  6  5  5
WIND GUST           21                   24 24 24
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       85 80 91 93 92 97 99 96 91 93 92 93 86 67 51 30 34 27 57 72 89
POP 12HR                     40          50          50          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.14        0.07           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS    IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC             IS IS SC
TSTMS                     IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 21 39 41 23 14 14 19 20 22 25 26 28 27 21 18<10 25 40 45 43
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S SW NW  N  N NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W SW SW
T WIND SPD       17 18 14 11  5 25 26 27 31 29 29 29 31 28 24 21 13 12 11  6 13
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD PR GD GD GD GD GD EX EX EX EX GD GD PR FR GD FR GD


DATE          FRI 04/28/17 SAT 04/29/17 SUN 04/30/17 MON 05/01/17
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      63      45      53      42      51      39      63
TEMP          49 47 58 61 48 45 51 52 45 42 49 50 42 40 57 61
DEWPT         45 45 48 46 44 42 42 41 40 39 39 37 35 36 40 42
RH            86 93 69 58 86 89 71 66 82 89 68 61 76 85 53 49
PWIND DIR           E      SW       N       N       N      NW      NW       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR           60      40      60      60      60      40      10       5
RAIN SHWRS    SC NM SC IS IS NM NM NM NM SC SC IS

$$

KSZ012-252215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
417 AM CDT TUE APR 25 2017

DATE             TUE 04/25/17            WED 04/26/17            THU 04/27/17
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                      71          44          49          37          60
TEMP             55 64 68 71 69 59 53 48 46 45 47 49 48 45 42 39 37 46 54 59 59
DEWPT            48 51 53 54 52 47 44 41 42 40 38 39 37 35 36 33 34 36 37 39 39
MIN/MAX RH                   55          86          64          89          46
RH               77 63 59 55 55 64 71 77 86 82 71 68 65 68 79 79 89 68 52 47 47
WIND DIR         SE SE  S  S NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S
WIND SPD          8 11 10  6  8 13 14 14 13 14 16 14 12  9  9  8  8  8  8  5  5
WIND GUST                                24
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC FW B1 B1 OV
CLOUDS (%)       86 81 90 93 93 98 98 98 93 93 95 94 88 71 60 39 36 25 55 68 88
POP 12HR                     40          50          50          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.16        0.05           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC             IS IS SC
TSTMS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 18 45 41 23 16 15 20 22 23 28 26 29 28 23 20 18 27 39 45 44
T WIND DIR       SE SE  S  S SW NW  N NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W SW
T WIND SPD       17 17 16 13  5 25 26 26 31 29 29 31 31 29 25 24 20 16 13  9 11
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX GD PR GD GD GD GD GD EX EX EX EX GD GD GD GD GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 04/28/17 SAT 04/29/17 SUN 04/30/17 MON 05/01/17
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      62      45      54      42      51      39      62
TEMP          48 46 57 60 48 45 52 53 46 42 49 50 43 40 56 61
DEWPT         45 45 48 46 45 41 42 42 41 39 39 37 36 36 40 42
RH            89 96 72 60 89 86 69 66 83 89 68 61 76 85 55 49
PWIND DIR          SE      SW       N       N       N      NW      NW       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR           60      40      50      60      60      40      10       5
RAIN SHWRS    SC NM SC SC IS SC NM NM NM 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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