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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
357 AM CDT FRI AUG 18 2017

KSZ058-182215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
357 AM CDT FRI AUG 18 2017

DATE             FRI 08/18/17            SAT 08/19/17            SUN 08/20/17
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                      88          64          91          68          91
TEMP          65 63 76 84 88 86 77 71 68 64 76 87 91 87 75 71 69 69 80 87 91 86
DEWPT         59 58 64 68 69 71 70 68 66 64 69 69 66 68 66 67 66 67 69 70 70 71
MIN/MAX RH                   53         100          44          94          50
RH            81 84 66 59 54 61 79 90 93100 79 55 44 53 74 87 90 93 69 57 50 61
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S SW  S  W  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  5  9 12 13  8  5  4  3  2  4  5  6  5  5  5  4  4  8 10 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)    39 53 68 44 41 57 47 38 27 15 11  2  1  6  9 24 43 50 39 43 35 54
POP 12HR                     40          40           0          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.15        0.15           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC IS    SC SC SC                               IS IS
TSTMS         IS SC IS    SC SC SC                               IS IS
LAL            1  2  2  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1
HAINES         6  6  6  4  4  3  3  4  4  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 34 50 14<10<10<10<10<10 12 33<10<10<10<10<10 15 23 22<10
T WIND DIR     S  S SW SW SW  S  W  N NE NE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S SW  E SE  S  S
T WIND SPD     9  6 17 17 14 14 11  5  5  2  4  8  8 11 11 10  9  3  9 27 23 18
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR


DATE          MON 08/21/17 TUE 08/22/17 WED 08/23/17 THU 08/24/17
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       72      92      73      89      68      85      63      83
TEMP          76 73 90 88 77 74 88 85 74 69 83 82 69 64 81 80
DEWPT         70 70 73 72 70 70 72 72 69 67 66 66 63 61 64 65
RH            82 90 58 59 79 87 59 65 84 93 57 58 81 90 56 60
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      NE      NE      NE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      30      30      40      30      20       5       5
RAIN SHWRS             SC SC IS SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                  SC SC IS SC SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ024-182215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
357 AM CDT FRI AUG 18 2017

DATE             FRI 08/18/17            SAT 08/19/17            SUN 08/20/17
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                      88          64          91          68          91
TEMP          65 64 75 86 88 85 76 70 66 64 76 86 91 88 75 71 69 69 79 88 91 84
DEWPT         60 57 61 64 65 69 66 64 61 61 65 64 62 65 64 65 65 66 68 70 69 70
MIN/MAX RH                   46          90          38          93          49
RH            84 78 62 48 47 59 71 81 84 90 69 48 38 47 69 81 87 90 69 55 49 63
WIND DIR      SW SW SW SW SW  N  N  N  N  N  E SE  S SE SE  S SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       3  4  5  8 10  5  4  3  3  3  3  4  5  5  5  5  3  5  9  9 11 10
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW CL FW FW FW CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    34 48 55 34 45 37  8  2  8 13  7  2  1  5 14 44 69 60 44 53 52 63
POP 12HR                     30          20           0          30          30
QPF 12HR                   0.05           0           0        0.03        0.05
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS    IS IS IS                         SC SC IS IS SC SC IS
TSTMS            IS IS    IS IS IS                         SC SC IS IS SC SC IS
LAL            1  3  3  3  3  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  3  3
HAINES         6  6  6  5  5  4  4  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 30 56<10<10<10<10<10<10 13 54<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 27<10
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW SW  W  N  N NW  N  N  E SE  S SE SE  S SE  W SE  S  S SE
T WIND SPD     6  8 12  9  9 11  9  6  6  6  5  6  6 11 10 11  6  9 28 29 25 21
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR


DATE          MON 08/21/17 TUE 08/22/17 WED 08/23/17 THU 08/24/17
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       73      91      73      88      65      84      62      82
TEMP          74 73 89 88 78 74 86 84 72 66 81 81 68 63 80 79
DEWPT         69 69 72 71 70 69 71 69 67 64 64 63 61 60 63 63
RH            84 87 57 57 76 84 61 61 84 93 56 54 78 90 56 58
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       W       N      NE       E       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      30      40      50      10       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-182215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
357 AM CDT FRI AUG 18 2017

DATE             FRI 08/18/17            SAT 08/19/17            SUN 08/20/17
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                      89          62          90          67          89
TEMP          65 64 76 85 89 83 74 68 64 62 77 86 90 86 74 71 68 69 79 86 89 83
DEWPT         60 57 62 64 65 68 66 63 60 60 65 63 61 64 64 64 64 65 68 70 70 71
MIN/MAX RH                   45          93          38          92          52
RH            84 78 62 50 45 61 76 84 87 93 67 46 38 48 71 79 87 87 69 59 54 67
WIND DIR      SW SW SW SW SW NW NW NW NW  N NE  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  5  6  8  9  5  3  2  3  2  3  4  4  4  4  4  3  4  8  9  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B1 SC SC FW CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    33 55 63 35 48 18  3  2  6 10  5  2  1  5 17 46 69 59 45 53 53 62
POP 12HR                     20          10           0          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.05           0           0        0.03        0.01
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS IS                               IS IS IS IS SC SC SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS                               IS IS IS IS SC SC SC
LAL            1  3  3  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  2  2  3  3
HAINES         6  6  6  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  6  6  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 45 72 11<10<10<10<10<10 17 86 15<10<10<10<10 16 16 29 12
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW  W NW NE NW NW NW  N NE  S  W  S SE  S  S SW  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD     9 10 12  8  5  2  5  4  5  3  3  5  4  9  9  8  6 13 31 24 21 18
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD FR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD FR


DATE          MON 08/21/17 TUE 08/22/17 WED 08/23/17 THU 08/24/17
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       72      90      72      87      64      83      61      81
TEMP          74 73 87 88 76 73 86 84 71 65 81 80 67 62 79 78
DEWPT         70 69 73 73 71 70 72 71 66 62 64 63 61 60 63 64
RH            87 87 63 61 85 90 63 65 84 90 56 56 81 93 58 62
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       W       N      NE       E       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      20      50      50      10       5       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC IS IS IS SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-182215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
357 AM CDT FRI AUG 18 2017

DATE             FRI 08/18/17            SAT 08/19/17            SUN 08/20/17
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                      87          61          89          66          90
TEMP          62 62 76 84 87 84 72 66 63 61 75 85 89 86 73 70 67 67 79 89 89 84
DEWPT         59 57 62 64 65 67 64 62 60 60 65 63 61 64 63 63 64 64 67 68 71 72
MIN/MAX RH                   48          96          39          94          50
RH            90 84 62 51 48 57 76 87 90 97 71 48 39 48 71 78 90 90 67 50 56 67
WIND DIR      SW  S SW SW  W NW  W  W  W NW  N  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       3  3  6  9  9  4  3  2  3  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  4  9  9  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   SC B1 B1 SC SC FW CL CL FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)    34 60 60 32 47 13  4  3  7 11  5  2  1  6 18 47 65 58 47 53 54 58
POP 12HR                     20          10           0          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.05           0           0        0.01        0.01
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS IS                               IS IS       SC SC IS
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS                               IS IS       SC SC IS
LAL            1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  1  1  3  3
HAINES         6  6  6  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5  6  6
MIX HGT      <10<10 13 54 58 13<10<10<10<10<10 19 87<10<10<10<10<10 13 37 28 13
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW  W  N SW  W NW  W NW  N  S  W SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD     8  9 11  5  3  1  2  1  2  2  3  4  5  6  9 10  9 12 26 28 23 20
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD FR


DATE          MON 08/21/17 TUE 08/22/17 WED 08/23/17 THU 08/24/17
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       72      90      71      87      62      83      60      81
TEMP          74 73 87 88 75 72 85 85 70 63 81 79 66 61 79 77
DEWPT         69 70 73 74 71 70 72 71 65 61 63 63 60 59 64 64
RH            84 90 63 63 87 93 65 63 84 93 54 58 81 93 60 64
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       W       N      NE       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      20      50      50       5       5      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC

$$


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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