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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
502 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

KSZ058-222230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
502 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

DATE             SUN 10/22/17            MON 10/23/17            TUE 10/24/17
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                      69          44          70          43          60
TEMP             46 54 65 69 59 50 47 45 45 56 68 69 58 51 47 45 43 52 58 60 52
DEWPT            44 43 40 36 37 36 38 37 37 41 41 36 35 34 32 32 31 34 32 31 31
MIN/MAX RH                   30          77          30          63          33
RH               93 66 40 30 44 58 71 73 73 57 37 30 42 52 56 60 62 50 37 33 44
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          6  8  8  6  3  4  4  6 10 16 21 23 17 12 12 12 14 24 25 26 18
WIND GUST                                      32 33
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       50 16  2  2  2  0  5  1  8  7  7 10  2  2  4  4  6  6 11  7 12
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  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  6  6  5  5  4  4  2  2  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 46 70<10<10<10<10<10<10 30 54<10<10<10<10<10 54 56 62<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW  N NW  S  S SW SW SW  W  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       12 13 19 14  3  5  6  8  9 14 29 28 12 16 10 13 13 37 34 33 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR


DATE          WED 10/25/17 THU 10/26/17 FRI 10/27/17 SAT 10/28/17
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       39      72      48      71      37      51      30      53
TEMP          43 40 69 65 54 50 70 61 45 37 51 45 38 31 52 47
DEWPT         31 30 37 41 41 41 44 41 32 27 26 27 25 24 26 28
RH            62 67 31 41 61 71 39 48 60 67 37 49 59 75 36 47
PWIND DIR           W       W       S      SW       N      NW      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       5      30       5       5
RAIN                                         C  S

$$

KSZ024-222230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
502 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

DATE             SUN 10/22/17            MON 10/23/17            TUE 10/24/17
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                      68          45          69          43          58
TEMP             44 52 64 68 59 51 48 46 46 56 68 68 59 51 49 45 43 50 55 58 51
DEWPT            42 41 37 34 35 36 36 37 36 39 37 32 31 31 31 31 31 33 31 29 30
MIN/MAX RH                   28          70          26          62          33
RH               93 66 37 28 40 56 63 71 68 53 32 26 34 46 50 58 62 52 40 33 44
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          5  6  8  6  4  4  5  5  6 16 21 23 16 11 10 11 14 20 23 25 16
WIND GUST                                            26
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       39 19  1  1  1  3  9  4  9 21 15  9  3  9 12  9 13 14 14 10 16
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  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  2  2  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 53 71<10<10<10<10<10<10 40 69<10 14<10<10<10 52 56 60<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  S  S  S SW SW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       11 12 18 12  5  6  6  8  5 19 33 33 13 27 11 12 17 37 34 32 17
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR GD PR PR PR EX EX EX PR


DATE          WED 10/25/17 THU 10/26/17 FRI 10/27/17 SAT 10/28/17
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       39      71      48      69      37      50      30      51
TEMP          42 40 68 65 53 50 68 58 43 37 49 47 37 31 49 48
DEWPT         30 30 36 38 40 41 41 37 30 26 24 25 24 23 24 26
RH            62 67 31 37 61 71 37 45 60 64 37 42 59 72 37 42
PWIND DIR           W       W       S       W      NW      NW      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       5      20      10       5
RAIN                                         S

$$

KSZ012-222230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
502 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

DATE             SUN 10/22/17            MON 10/23/17            TUE 10/24/17
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                      68          43          68          43          58
TEMP             44 52 64 68 59 49 46 44 44 55 67 67 58 51 47 45 43 49 55 58 51
DEWPT            41 41 38 34 36 35 36 36 36 39 37 33 31 31 31 31 31 33 31 30 30
MIN/MAX RH                   29          75          28          62          34
RH               89 66 38 28 42 58 68 73 73 55 33 28 36 46 53 58 62 54 40 34 44
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          4  5  6  5  3  4  4  5  8 16 21 24 18 12 10 12 14 21 24 25 17
WIND GUST                                                           32    35
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       45 21  3  1  1  1 12  7  9 20 18  7  6 14 17 15 15 16 16 11 15
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  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  2  2  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 51 70<10<10<10<10<10<10 41 75<10 13<10<10<10 51 53 58<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  S  S  S SW SW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       10 13 18 11  5  6  8  9  8 21 35 34 20 28 18 19 20 40 34 33 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX FR GD PR PR PR EX EX EX FR


DATE          WED 10/25/17 THU 10/26/17 FRI 10/27/17 SAT 10/28/17
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       38      69      46      68      36      49      29      51
TEMP          42 40 66 63 51 48 67 57 43 36 48 46 36 30 49 48
DEWPT         30 29 36 39 39 41 41 37 29 26 25 26 23 23 25 26
RH            62 64 33 41 63 77 39 47 57 67 40 45 59 75 39 42
PWIND DIR           W       W       S       W      NW      NW      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       5      20      10       5
RAIN                                         S  S
SNOW                                         S

$$

KSZ012-222230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
502 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

DATE             SUN 10/22/17            MON 10/23/17            TUE 10/24/17
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                      69          44          68          43          57
TEMP             44 51 64 69 59 50 47 45 45 55 66 67 58 50 47 44 43 48 54 57 49
DEWPT            41 41 38 34 36 36 36 36 36 40 37 33 32 31 32 32 32 34 32 30 31
MIN/MAX RH                   27          73          28          66          35
RH               89 68 38 27 42 58 65 70 70 57 34 28 37 48 56 62 65 58 43 35 50
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          6  6  8  6  4  5  6  8  6 16 21 24 17 12 11 13 16 23 24 25 17
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       48 24  5  1  1  0 13  8  9 21 20  7 10 20 21 20 18 15 18 12 15
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  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  2  2  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 47 69<10<10<10<10<10<10 44 77 16 12<10<10<10 51 45 56<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  S  S  S  S SW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N
T WIND SPD       10 12 18 11  5  6  8  9  6 19 34 35 26 23 17 19 19 40 33 34 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD FR PR PR PR EX EX EX PR


DATE          WED 10/25/17 THU 10/26/17 FRI 10/27/17 SAT 10/28/17
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       39      69      46      67      36      48      29      49
TEMP          42 41 66 63 51 48 67 57 43 36 47 45 36 30 47 46
DEWPT         30 30 36 39 39 40 41 37 30 26 26 26 24 24 26 27
RH            62 65 33 41 63 74 39 47 60 67 43 47 61 78 43 47
PWIND DIR           W       W       S       W      NW      NW      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       5      20      10      10
RAIN                                            S

$$


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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