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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
425 AM CST MON FEB 20 2017

KSZ058-202230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
425 AM CST MON FEB 20 2017

DATE             MON 02/20/17            TUE 02/21/17            WED 02/22/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      71          41          74          44          77
TEMP             57 59 66 71 64 55 51 46 41 52 68 74 68 55 50 46 44 55 72 77 70
DEWPT            56 57 56 51 49 47 43 41 38 41 37 36 37 39 39 38 37 41 39 38 40
MIN/MAX RH                   48          88          25          79          24
RH               96 93 70 49 58 74 74 83 89 66 32 25 32 55 66 73 76 59 30 24 33
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW SW  W NW NW NW NW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W
WIND SPD         10 10 13 14  8  6  6  5  3  2  5 10  6  6  8  6  8 11 14 10  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       98 97 85 55 35 13  7  3  4  1  2  1  1  2  5 16 22 17 30 21 31
POP 12HR                     60           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.13           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM SC
TSTMS            IS
LAL               4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  6  6  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 15 34<10<10<10<10<10<10 28 41 18<10<10<10<10<10 21 48 14
T WIND DIR        S  S  S SW SW  W NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  S SW  S  S  S SW NW NW
T WIND SPD       19 19 21 27 16 13 11  8  6  4  6 13 16  9 13 14 16 24 24 20 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX FR


DATE               THU 02/23/17  FRI 02/24/17  SAT 02/25/17  SUN 02/26/17
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       44    71      39    48      24    47      28    51
TEMP          50   44 66 65 50   40 46 40 29   24 40 41 31   28 46 45
DEWPT         40   40 44 44 40   32 28 22 19   18 17 19 21   24 28 31
RH            68   86 45 46 68   73 49 48 66   77 39 41 66   85 49 58
PWIND DIR          SE    SE      SW    NW      NW     W      SE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC SC B1 SC   FW SC SC SC   B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR            5     5      20     5       0     0      40    50
RAIN                                                             C  C
RAIN SHWRS                  IS
SNOW                                                          C  C
TSTMS                       IS

$$

KSZ024-202230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
425 AM CST MON FEB 20 2017

DATE             MON 02/20/17            TUE 02/21/17            WED 02/22/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      70          41          74          45          77
TEMP             55 55 66 70 67 57 51 45 42 53 68 74 68 55 50 47 45 56 71 77 70
DEWPT            55 55 55 51 47 45 42 39 36 38 38 36 37 39 38 38 37 39 37 37 37
MIN/MAX RH                   48          83          25          73          24
RH              100100 68 51 49 64 71 79 79 57 33 25 32 55 63 71 73 53 29 24 30
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW  W  W SW SW  S SW SW SW  S SW SW  W  W
WIND SPD         10  9 12 12  6  6  5  4  3  2  8 10  6  6  6  5  8 10 13 11  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B1 SC SC CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       99 99 86 55 38 27  3  2  5  1  3  1  2  2 10 17 30 28 23 16 25
POP 12HR                     50           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.10           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC
TSTMS            IS
LAL               3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  5  5  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  5  6  6
MIX HGT         <10<10 17 34 31<10<10<10<10<10 27 40 20<10<10<10<10<10 22 57 24
T WIND DIR        S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW NW NW
T WIND SPD       19 18 21 25 20 16 12  9  6  4 11 19 21 13 13 11 14 23 23 25 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD


DATE               THU 02/23/17  FRI 02/24/17  SAT 02/25/17  SUN 02/26/17
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       43    64      38    43      23    44      27    48
TEMP          48   43 60 61 49   40 41 39 29   23 38 40 29   27 42 43
DEWPT         36   37 39 41 40   32 26 21 18   17 16 18 19   21 26 29
RH            63   79 46 48 71   73 55 48 63   77 40 41 66   78 53 57
PWIND DIR           N     E      NE    NW      NW     W      SE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0    20      50    20       5     0      20    50
RAIN                              C  S  S                        C  C
RAIN SHWRS            IS IS SC
SNOW                                                          S  C
TSTMS                    IS IS

$$

KSZ012-202230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
425 AM CST MON FEB 20 2017

DATE             MON 02/20/17            TUE 02/21/17            WED 02/22/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      71          40          74          45          76
TEMP             56 56 65 71 67 57 51 45 40 53 67 74 68 56 51 47 45 55 71 76 70
DEWPT            55 56 56 53 48 45 42 39 36 40 39 38 38 39 39 38 37 39 37 37 37
MIN/MAX RH                   50          86          27          73          24
RH               96100 73 53 50 64 71 79 85 61 36 27 33 53 63 71 73 55 29 24 30
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW SW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  W NW
WIND SPD         11 10 12 12  5  5  4  3  3  2  8 11  6  5  6  5  6 10 12 11  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       99 99 86 63 51 31  3  2  3  1  4  1  2  2 11 15 34 32 21 13 22
POP 12HR                     50          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.10           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC
TSTMS            IS
LAL               3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 17 36 40<10<10<10<10<10 27 39 21<10<10<10<10<10 22 59 46
T WIND DIR        S  S  S SW SW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW NW NW
T WIND SPD       20 19 21 25 21 16 10  8  6  3 11 20 23 11 13 11 14 23 24 25 23
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX EX FR PR PR PR PR FR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX


DATE               THU 02/23/17  FRI 02/24/17  SAT 02/25/17  SUN 02/26/17
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       42    62      37    43      23    43      25    46
TEMP          49   42 58 59 47   39 41 38 27   23 37 39 28   26 42 43
DEWPT         35   37 39 41 40   31 28 22 19   18 17 19 19   21 26 28
RH            58   82 49 51 76   73 59 52 71   81 44 44 68   81 53 55
PWIND DIR           N     E      NE    NW      NW     W      SE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0    30      60    30      10     0      20    50
RAIN                              C  C  C                        C  C
RAIN SHWRS            SC IS NM
SNOW                                                          S  C
TSTMS                    IS IS

$$

KSZ012-202230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
425 AM CST MON FEB 20 2017

DATE             MON 02/20/17            TUE 02/21/17            WED 02/22/17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      71          41          74          46          76
TEMP             57 58 65 71 66 58 51 45 41 53 67 74 69 57 52 48 46 56 71 76 69
DEWPT            55 57 56 54 50 45 42 39 37 40 40 39 38 39 39 39 38 40 38 37 37
MIN/MAX RH                   55          85          28          74          24
RH               93 96 73 55 56 62 71 79 85 61 37 28 32 51 61 71 73 55 30 24 31
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW SW NW NW NW SW  W SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W NW
WIND SPD         12 11 13 12  6  8  5  4  4  3  9 13  8  8  9  8  9 11 13 11  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B1 B1 SC CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)      100 99 88 66 59 36  4  1  4  1  5  1  3  2 10 17 36 32 21 12 19
POP 12HR                     60          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.12           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM SC
TSTMS            IS
LAL               4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  5  5  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  5  6  6
MIX HGT         <10<10 16 34 19 19<10<10<10<10 26 36 20<10<10<10<10<10 21 58<10
T WIND DIR        S  S  S SW SW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW NW NW
T WIND SPD       20 20 21 23 18 24 12 11  9  6 11 20 21 14 14 13 16 20 25 26 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE               THU 02/23/17  FRI 02/24/17  SAT 02/25/17  SUN 02/26/17
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       41    61      36    43      23    42      26    45
TEMP          48   41 57 57 47   39 41 38 27   23 35 38 27   26 40 41
DEWPT         36   37 40 42 39   33 29 24 20   18 19 20 19   22 26 28
RH            63   85 53 57 74   79 62 57 74   81 52 48 71   85 57 59
PWIND DIR           N     E      NE    NW      NW    NW      SE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC B1 B1 B2   B1 B2 B2 B2   SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0    40      70    40      20     0      20    50
RAIN                              C  C  C  S                     C  C
RAIN SHWRS            SC SC NM
SNOW                                 C     S                  S  C
TSTMS                    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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