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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
439 AM CST THU DEC 7 2017

KSZ058-072215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
439 AM CST THU DEC 7 2017

DATE             THU 12/07/17            FRI 12/08/17            SAT 12/09/17
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                      32          17          44          26          44
TEMP             20 21 29 32 25 20 18 19 20 26 39 44 36 30 27 26 26 30 40 44 34
DEWPT            12 11  8  6  6  6  6  5  7 11 21 25 25 24 23 22 22 23 21 20 20
MIN/MAX RH                   33          58          45          87          38
RH               71 65 40 33 44 54 59 54 56 52 48 47 64 78 85 85 85 75 46 38 56
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW NW NW  W  W  W NW NW NW  N NW NW
WIND SPD         11 13 12 11  5  5  5  8  6  9  9 10  6  5  6  9  9 11 13 11  5
WIND GUST                                                           21 24
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        7  3  0  0  1  1 18 22 53 63 58 37 36 30 24 21 20  9  9 11  6
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           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  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 18 39 41<10<10<10<10<10<10 20 33<10<10<10<10<10<10 27 34<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW  N NW  W SW SW SW SW SW NW  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  N  N NW
T WIND SPD       21 25 18 14 11 11 12 14 12 13 12 13  9  8 12 12 14 18 24 21 11
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE               SUN 12/10/17  MON 12/11/17  TUE 12/12/17  WED 12/13/17
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       24    58      33    54      29    49      31    53
TEMP          25   25 51 47 38   33 51 44 34   29 45 41 33   31 49 42
DEWPT         20   21 23 23 22   22 25 25 25   25 26 25 25   26 26 25
RH            81   84 33 38 52   63 36 47 69   85 47 52 72   81 40 50
PWIND DIR           W    SW       W    NW      NW    NW       W    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW CL CL FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       0     5       0     0

$$

KSZ024-072215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
439 AM CST THU DEC 7 2017

DATE             THU 12/07/17            FRI 12/08/17            SAT 12/09/17
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                      31          18          43          25          41
TEMP             17 19 27 31 25 20 19 20 20 26 38 43 35 29 27 28 25 27 36 41 33
DEWPT            10  8  6  4  4  4  5  3  8 13 23 25 24 23 22 23 21 21 19 17 17
MIN/MAX RH                   31          59          48          85          37
RH               73 61 40 31 40 49 54 47 59 57 54 49 64 78 81 81 84 78 50 37 51
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         10 12 10 10  4  4  4  5  5  6 10 10  6  6  9 10 10 12 12 11  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        5  1  1  1  3  5 26 40 65 66 58 46 45 30 34 24 20 11 17 13 12
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           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  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 17 31 37<10<10<10<10<10<10 27 31<10<10<10<10<10<10 32 33<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW  W NW NW  W  W NW NW NW  N  N NW NW
T WIND SPD       19 21 16 13 10 11 11 11 11 12 17 17 13 13 17 18 18 20 20 19 12
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR


DATE               SUN 12/10/17  MON 12/11/17  TUE 12/12/17  WED 12/13/17
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       23    56      33    51      28    47      30    50
TEMP          24   24 49 47 37   33 48 44 33   28 42 40 32   30 46 42
DEWPT         19   20 20 21 21   23 25 24 24   24 24 22 24   24 24 22
RH            81   84 31 35 52   66 40 45 69   85 48 48 72   78 42 44
PWIND DIR           W     W       W    NW      NW    NW       W    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW CL FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   SC B1 SC SC   FW SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5     5       0     0

$$

KSZ012-072215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
439 AM CST THU DEC 7 2017

DATE             THU 12/07/17            FRI 12/08/17            SAT 12/09/17
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                      30          19          42          25          39
TEMP             17 19 26 30 24 20 21 22 20 26 38 41 33 29 26 25 25 27 34 39 30
DEWPT            10  8  6  4  4  5  6  5  9 15 24 25 25 23 22 22 21 21 19 18 17
MIN/MAX RH                   32          64          47          88          42
RH               73 61 42 32 41 51 52 47 62 62 57 52 72 78 85 88 84 78 54 42 58
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  W NW NW  W  W NW NW NW  N  N NW NW
WIND SPD         12 12 12 10  5  4  5  6  5  8 10 10  6  6  8 10 10 12 11 10  5
WIND GUST                                                              21
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        4  1  1  1  5  6 24 46 68 67 59 51 50 33 38 24 20 13 20 14 16
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           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  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT          15 17 30 36<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 31<10<10<10<10<10 22 32 34<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  W NW NW  W  W NW NW NW  N  N NW NW
T WIND SPD       24 23 16 14 11 10 12 12 10 11 16 18 12 12 16 16 16 23 20 19 11
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR


DATE               SUN 12/10/17  MON 12/11/17  TUE 12/12/17  WED 12/13/17
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       22    55      33    49      26    46      27    49
TEMP          23   23 48 46 36   33 46 41 30   26 42 37 29   27 45 39
DEWPT         19   19 22 22 22   23 27 25 24   23 24 23 24   23 24 24
RH            84   84 35 38 56   66 47 52 78   88 48 56 81   85 43 54
PWIND DIR           W     W       W    NW      NW    NW       W    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   FW SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5     5       0     0

$$

KSZ012-072215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
439 AM CST THU DEC 7 2017

DATE             THU 12/07/17            FRI 12/08/17            SAT 12/09/17
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                      30          19          41          24          38
TEMP             18 18 26 30 23 20 21 22 21 25 36 41 33 29 28 26 25 25 34 38 29
DEWPT             9  8  7  5  4  5  6  7 10 16 24 25 25 24 23 21 21 20 19 18 18
MIN/MAX RH                   34          68          51          88          44
RH               67 64 44 34 43 51 52 52 62 68 61 52 72 81 81 81 84 81 54 44 63
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  W NW NW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         12 13 12 11  5  5  6  8  6  8 11 11  8  8 10 12 12 14 13 12  5
WIND GUST                                                              24
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL CL SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        4  1  1  1  5  5 26 49 69 67 61 55 55 37 43 23 21 14 22 15 20
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           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  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT          16 16 28 35<10<10<10<10<10<10 25 30<10<10<10<10<10 25 33 35<10
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  W NW NW  W  W NW NW NW  N  N NW NW
T WIND SPD       25 23 17 16 11 11 14 16 12 11 18 18 12 12 16 19 21 26 21 20 11
SMOKE DISP       GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX PR


DATE               SUN 12/10/17  MON 12/11/17  TUE 12/12/17  WED 12/13/17
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       21    54      32    48      25    45      27    48
TEMP          22   22 47 45 35   32 46 40 28   25 41 37 28   27 44 38
DEWPT         18   19 23 23 23   24 27 25 23   22 24 23 24   24 25 24
RH            84   88 38 41 61   72 47 55 81   88 50 56 85   88 47 57
PWIND DIR           W     W       W    NW      NW    NW       W    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   FW SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5     5       0     5

$$


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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