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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
353 AM CDT WED OCT 18 2017

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

DATE             WED 10/18/17            THU 10/19/17            FRI 10/20/17
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                      77          49          79          56          76
TEMP          49 48 58 71 77 67 59 55 52 51 59 75 78 67 61 58 57 56 64 73 75 68
DEWPT         45 45 46 48 49 52 52 51 49 48 49 51 49 52 52 52 52 52 55 57 57 56
MIN/MAX RH                   37          95          36          86          52
RH            86 89 64 44 37 59 78 86 89 89 69 43 36 59 72 80 83 86 73 57 54 65
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       9  9 14 16 13  6  5  4  4  5  6  9 11  8  9  9  9 10 17 19 20 18
WIND GUST           28 26 24
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL FW FW CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)     0  0  0  2  0 16 12  1  9  7  2  4 11 13 15 36 27 57 45 68 69 72
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
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  6  6  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  5  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 18 26<10<10<10<10<10<10 15 24<10<10<10<10<10 10 26 34 25
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    14 16 23 25 23 11 10 10  9 10 11 13 19 13 16 16 14 17 27 33 37 40
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 10/21/17 SUN 10/22/17 MON 10/23/17 TUE 10/24/17
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       64      72      47      68      44      71      46      66
TEMP          64 64 72 65 54 48 67 61 49 46 70 64 52 47 65 60
DEWPT         58 61 63 57 47 40 40 40 38 37 43 43 39 36 34 36
RH            81 90 73 75 77 74 37 46 66 71 38 46 61 65 31 41
PWIND DIR           S      SW      NW      NW       W       W      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      80      70       0       0       0       0       0
RAIN SHWRS          SC  O NM SC
TSTMS               SC  O NM SC

$$

KSZ024-182215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
353 AM CDT WED OCT 18 2017

DATE             WED 10/18/17            THU 10/19/17            FRI 10/20/17
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                      76          48          79          56          76
TEMP          51 49 58 71 76 68 59 54 51 50 58 73 79 69 61 59 57 57 63 73 76 69
DEWPT         46 45 46 47 48 50 50 49 48 47 48 51 50 51 51 51 52 51 54 56 57 56
MIN/MAX RH                   37          96          36          86          52
RH            83 86 64 42 37 52 72 83 89 89 69 46 36 53 70 75 83 80 72 55 52 63
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  N  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  6 11 12 10  3  3  3  3  3  4  8 10  8  9  8  8  9 14 19 20 18
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)     0  0  0 11  0  0  0  2  5  5  3  2  3 12 10 33 25 45 31 56 61 73
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
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  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 22 27<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 27<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 38 19
T WIND DIR     S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W  N  E SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    12 12 19 23 18  6  6  5  5  5  5 10 17 14 17 16 14 16 27 34 39 37
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 10/21/17 SUN 10/22/17 MON 10/23/17 TUE 10/24/17
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       64      72      46      67      45      70      45      64
TEMP          66 64 72 62 54 47 66 61 51 47 69 64 52 46 63 59
DEWPT         57 59 60 51 42 38 36 36 37 36 40 40 38 35 32 33
RH            73 84 66 67 64 71 33 39 59 65 35 41 59 65 31 37
PWIND DIR           S      SW      NW      NW      SW       W      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR           20      70      40       0       0       0       0       0
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC NM SC
TSTMS            IS SC NM SC

$$

KSZ012-182215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
353 AM CDT WED OCT 18 2017

DATE             WED 10/18/17            THU 10/19/17            FRI 10/20/17
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                      76          48          78          55          76
TEMP          51 48 58 70 76 67 59 54 50 49 59 73 78 68 61 58 56 55 63 73 76 68
DEWPT         46 45 47 48 49 50 50 49 47 45 48 51 51 52 51 51 51 51 54 57 57 56
MIN/MAX RH                   39          91          38          86          52
RH            83 89 67 45 39 54 72 83 89 86 67 46 39 57 70 77 83 86 72 57 52 65
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  N NE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       8  6 11 11  9  4  3  3  3  3  3  6  9  6  8  8  8  9 14 18 20 18
WIND GUST           25
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)     0  0  0 19  0  0  0  1  2  3  2  1  2 11  9 32 24 44 31 55 55 74
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
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  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 20 27<10<10<10<10<10<10 17 25<10<10<10<10<10<10 27 41 12
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  N NE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    13 12 20 19 17  6  5  6  6  5  4 10 14 11 14 13 12 14 25 34 39 35
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          SAT 10/21/17 SUN 10/22/17 MON 10/23/17 TUE 10/24/17
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       63      72      46      67      44      70      45      63
TEMP          65 63 72 62 53 47 66 61 50 46 69 63 52 46 62 58
DEWPT         56 59 60 51 41 37 38 38 36 37 41 40 38 34 33 33
RH            73 87 66 67 64 68 36 42 58 71 36 43 59 63 33 39
PWIND DIR           S      SW      NW       W      SW       W      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR           20      70      40       0       0       0       0       0
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC NM SC
TSTMS            IS SC NM SC

$$

KSZ012-182215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
353 AM CDT WED OCT 18 2017

DATE             WED 10/18/17            THU 10/19/17            FRI 10/20/17
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                      76          46          78          56          76
TEMP          52 50 59 71 76 68 59 53 49 48 59 73 78 68 62 58 57 56 63 73 76 69
DEWPT         46 46 48 49 49 50 50 50 47 46 48 51 50 52 51 52 51 51 55 57 57 57
MIN/MAX RH                   39          97          37          83          52
RH            80 86 67 46 39 52 72 89 93 93 67 46 37 57 67 80 80 83 75 57 52 66
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W NW NE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      10  9 11 12 11  5  5  3  4  4  4  8 10  8  9  9  8 10 16 19 21 19
WIND GUST           24
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)     0  0  0  6  0  0  1  1  2  4  2  1  1  6  8 31 20 41 29 53 51 74
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
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  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 20 28<10<10<10<10<10<10 20 26<10<10<10<10<10 10 24 37 11
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  N NE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    18 17 19 20 18 10 10  9  9  9 10 10 14 16 18 18 16 17 27 33 35 34
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          SAT 10/21/17 SUN 10/22/17 MON 10/23/17 TUE 10/24/17
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       64      72      46      67      44      70      45      62
TEMP          65 64 72 61 53 47 66 60 50 46 68 64 52 46 61 58
DEWPT         56 59 60 51 41 38 38 39 38 37 41 41 38 35 33 34
RH            73 84 66 70 64 71 36 46 63 71 37 43 59 65 35 40
PWIND DIR           S      SW      NW       W      SW       W      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR           30      70      40       0       0       0       5       0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC NM SC
TSTMS            SC SC NM 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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