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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
519 AM CST TUE JAN 23 2018

KSZ058-232330-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
519 AM CST TUE JAN 23 2018

DATE             TUE 01/23/18            WED 01/24/18            THU 01/25/18
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                      44          25          52          31          60
TEMP             27 28 38 44 36 30 28 26 25 29 45 52 41 35 33 33 31 37 53 60 51
DEWPT            23 23 24 24 24 24 24 26 25 26 28 27 27 27 27 26 24 25 27 28 27
MIN/MAX RH                   45         100          38          77          29
RH               85 81 57 45 61 78 85100100 88 51 38 57 72 78 75 75 61 36 29 39
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         11  9  9  9  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  9  8  9 10 10 10 12 17 18 14
WIND GUST                                                              27 32
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)       32 34 21 18 14 13 11  4  4 10  3  2  8  4  4  3  2  2  2  4  4
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 25<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 24<10<10<10<10<10<10 13 17<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       19 16 12 13 11 11 11 12 12 11 10 16 16 18 20 18 17 19 26 33 24
SMOKE DISP       FR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               FRI 01/26/18  SAT 01/27/18  SUN 01/28/18  MON 01/29/18
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       39    57      32    49      26    50      27    52
TEMP          42   39 52 49 37   32 45 41 31   26 43 42 32   27 45 44
DEWPT         29   31 37 36 31   28 26 23 22   22 22 23 23   22 25 27
RH            60   73 56 61 79   85 47 48 69   85 43 46 69   81 45 51
PWIND DIR           S    SW       W    NW      NW     W       W    SE
WIND CHAR         15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     5      30    10       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS                       SC
SNOWSHWRS                        SC

$$

KSZ024-232330-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
519 AM CST TUE JAN 23 2018

DATE             TUE 01/23/18            WED 01/24/18            THU 01/25/18
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                      37          24          48          29          58
TEMP             26 26 33 37 32 28 26 26 24 26 40 48 40 34 31 30 29 33 50 58 50
DEWPT            22 21 23 24 25 26 26 26 24 24 27 28 27 25 26 24 23 24 27 29 28
MIN/MAX RH                   60         100          45          83          33
RH               85 81 66 59 75 92100100100 92 59 46 59 69 81 78 78 69 41 33 42
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         11  9  8  8  5  4  4  6  5  5  6  9  8  8  8  6  6  8 12 13 11
WIND GUST        23
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)       85 64 31 38 46 45 43  9 12 14  4  4 25  7  7  5  4  3  2  4  5
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 11 15<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 16<10<10<10<10<10<10 11 17<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW  W  W  W  W NW  W  W SW SW  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       21 16 11 12 11 11 12 13 12 10 11 17 18 17 14 10 10 11 19 26 21
SMOKE DISP       FR FR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               FRI 01/26/18  SAT 01/27/18  SUN 01/28/18  MON 01/29/18
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       38    56      29    46      25    46      25    50
TEMP          41   38 53 48 34   29 42 40 29   25 40 40 29   25 42 43
DEWPT         27   29 34 32 28   26 24 23 22   20 20 22 20   19 22 25
RH            57   70 48 54 78   88 48 50 75   81 44 48 69   78 44 49
PWIND DIR           S    SW       W    NW      NW     W      NW    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC FW
POP 12HR            0     5      20     0       0     0       0     0
SNOWSHWRS                        IS

$$

KSZ012-232330-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
519 AM CST TUE JAN 23 2018

DATE             TUE 01/23/18            WED 01/24/18            THU 01/25/18
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                      36          23          48          28          56
TEMP             27 25 32 36 31 27 26 25 23 26 41 48 40 33 32 29 28 33 50 56 48
DEWPT            22 21 23 24 25 26 26 25 23 25 28 28 27 26 26 25 24 25 29 31 29
MIN/MAX RH                   62         100          47          87          38
RH               81 84 69 61 78 96100100100 96 59 46 59 75 78 85 85 72 44 38 47
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         12 10  8  8  5  4  4  4  4  4  6  8  6  8  8  6  6  8 11 12 10
WIND GUST        24
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 SC SC B1 B1 B1 FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)       89 71 37 45 52 56 59 11 13 16  6  6 27  8  9  6  5  4  2  4  5
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          14 12 16 17<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 15<10<10<10<10<10<10 11 17<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       23 17 12 12 11 11  9 10  9  9 10 16 16 17 14 11 10 11 16 24 18
SMOKE DISP       FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               FRI 01/26/18  SAT 01/27/18  SUN 01/28/18  MON 01/29/18
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       37    56      29    46      24    45      23    48
TEMP          40   37 53 47 34   29 42 38 28   24 39 38 28   23 42 41
DEWPT         28   30 35 33 28   26 25 24 23   20 21 22 21   19 23 25
RH            62   75 50 58 78   88 50 57 81   84 48 52 75   84 46 52
PWIND DIR           S    SW       W    NW       W     W      NW    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC FW
POP 12HR            0     5      20     0       0     0       0     0
SNOWSHWRS                        IS

$$

KSZ012-232330-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
519 AM CST TUE JAN 23 2018

DATE             TUE 01/23/18            WED 01/24/18            THU 01/25/18
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                      35          24          47          28          55
TEMP             28 26 32 35 31 28 27 25 24 26 39 47 38 33 32 29 28 33 48 55 47
DEWPT            23 22 23 24 25 25 26 25 24 25 28 29 28 27 27 25 24 26 29 31 30
MIN/MAX RH                   61         100          48          86          40
RH               81 85 69 64 78 88 96100100 96 64 49 67 78 81 85 85 75 47 40 51
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         14 11 10 10  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  8  8  9  9  6  6  6 11 12 11
WIND GUST        25
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 SC SC B1 B1 B2 FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)       92 80 46 50 54 63 71 20 17 20 10  7 29  9 10  7  9  4  2  4  5
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT          17 15 17 15<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 13<10<10<10<10<10<10 11 18<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       27 19 14 14 11 11 11 11 11 10 10 16 14 18 18 13 10 11 17 23 18
SMOKE DISP       GD FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               FRI 01/26/18  SAT 01/27/18  SUN 01/28/18  MON 01/29/18
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       38    55      29    45      24    44      23    46
TEMP          41   38 53 47 34   29 41 38 29   24 39 36 28   23 41 39
DEWPT         28   30 35 33 28   26 26 24 23   20 20 22 21   19 21 25
RH            59   73 50 58 78   88 55 57 78   84 46 56 75   84 44 57
PWIND DIR           S    SW       W    NW      NW     W       N    SE
WIND CHAR         15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     5      10     0       0     0       0     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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