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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
424 AM CDT TUE MAY 17 2016

KSZ058-172215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
424 AM CDT TUE MAY 17 2016

DATE             TUE 05/17/16            WED 05/18/16            THU 05/19/16
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                      60          45          66          47          66
TEMP             49 51 55 60 58 51 48 46 45 54 62 66 64 55 51 48 47 55 62 66 64
DEWPT            47 49 49 50 49 47 46 44 44 46 48 48 48 47 46 46 46 47 49 51 52
MIN/MAX RH                   70          96          52          94          57
RH               93 93 80 69 72 86 93 93 96 74 60 52 56 74 83 93 96 74 62 58 65
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  E
WIND SPD         12 12 14 11 11  4  4  5  5  8  9  9  8  6  4  4  5  8 10 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)      100100 94 92 78 56 56 48 48 53 57 55 52 53 54 63 72 73 73 83 92
POP 12HR                     40          10          10          10          30
QPF 12HR                   0.07           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC IS                                        IS IS SC SC NM
TSTMS            IS                                                          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  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 12 28 44 37<10<10<10<10 37 59 60 51<10<10<10<10 35 46 48<10
T WIND DIR       NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  E
T WIND SPD       19 21 23 19 19 10 10 11 11 12 10 10 10 14 13 12 13 13 12 12 12
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR


DATE          FRI 05/20/16 SAT 05/21/16 SUN 05/22/16 MON 05/23/16
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       53      68      52      75      57      78      62      79
TEMP          56 53 65 66 55 52 70 73 61 57 74 76 65 62 76 77
DEWPT         53 53 56 55 52 51 56 56 55 55 60 62 61 61 65 65
RH            90100 73 68 90 96 61 55 81 93 62 62 87 97 69 67
PWIND DIR           E       E       E       E      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           60      30      10      10      10      10      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM SC SC                         IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS                         IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ024-172215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
424 AM CDT TUE MAY 17 2016

DATE             TUE 05/17/16            WED 05/18/16            THU 05/19/16
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                      62          45          66          47          67
TEMP             49 53 57 62 60 52 49 46 45 54 62 66 64 55 51 48 47 56 63 67 65
DEWPT            47 48 48 48 47 47 46 45 45 46 46 46 45 45 45 44 43 45 47 48 49
MIN/MAX RH                   60          99          47          86          51
RH               93 83 72 60 62 83 89 96100 74 56 48 50 69 80 86 86 66 56 50 56
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  E
WIND SPD          9 11 10 10  8  3  3  4  4  5  6  8  8  6  4  4  5  8 10 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100 92 88 81 59 54 40 41 56 61 65 58 50 48 44 51 57 58 58 71 84
POP 12HR                     20          10           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS                                                 IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 16 47 60<10<10<10<10<10 35 58 61 54<10<10<10<10 47 50 47 37
T WIND DIR       NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD       16 18 19 18 13  9  9 10  9  8  6  6  6 12 12 10 11 13 12 12 14
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD


DATE          FRI 05/20/16 SAT 05/21/16 SUN 05/22/16 MON 05/23/16
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       53      69      52      75      57      78      62      79
TEMP          56 53 66 67 56 52 70 73 61 57 74 76 65 62 76 77
DEWPT         50 51 54 52 52 51 54 54 54 54 59 60 60 60 64 63
RH            80 93 65 59 86 96 57 51 78 90 59 58 84 93 66 62
PWIND DIR          SE       E       E       E      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           50      40      10       5      10      10      20      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC                         IS IS SC SC
TSTMS               IS IS                         IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ012-172215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
424 AM CDT TUE MAY 17 2016

DATE             TUE 05/17/16            WED 05/18/16            THU 05/19/16
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                      63          46          66          47          68
TEMP             48 53 58 63 61 53 50 47 46 55 62 66 64 55 51 48 47 56 64 68 66
DEWPT            47 48 47 48 47 47 47 45 45 46 46 45 44 45 45 44 43 45 47 48 48
MIN/MAX RH                   58          96          46          86          49
RH               96 83 67 58 60 80 89 93 96 72 56 47 48 69 80 86 86 66 54 49 52
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          8 10 10 10  6  4  3  3  4  5  6  6  6  5  4  4  5  8 10 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       98 92 81 71 56 64 41 43 54 60 65 57 50 39 28 34 39 45 51 61 71
POP 12HR                     20          10           5           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS                                                    IS IS SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 23 54 60 23<10<10<10<10 37 58 63 54<10<10<10<10 50 56 52 48
T WIND DIR       NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD       14 14 17 16 13  9  6  6  9  6  5  5  6 10 10 10 11 13 11 12 14
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX FR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD EX


DATE          FRI 05/20/16 SAT 05/21/16 SUN 05/22/16 MON 05/23/16
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       53      68      52      75      56      78      61      79
TEMP          56 53 65 66 55 52 70 73 60 56 74 76 65 61 75 77
DEWPT         50 51 54 53 51 50 54 54 54 53 59 60 59 59 64 63
RH            80 93 68 63 86 93 57 51 81 90 59 58 81 93 69 62
PWIND DIR          SE       E       E       E      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           50      40      10       5      10      10      20      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC                         IS IS SC SC
TSTMS               IS IS                         IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ012-172215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
424 AM CDT TUE MAY 17 2016

DATE             TUE 05/17/16            WED 05/18/16            THU 05/19/16
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                      65          47          66          47          68
TEMP             49 54 60 65 63 55 51 48 47 55 62 66 64 55 51 48 47 56 64 68 66
DEWPT            47 48 47 47 47 48 48 46 45 45 45 44 44 44 44 43 43 44 46 47 47
MIN/MAX RH                   53          93          44          85          47
RH               93 80 62 52 56 77 89 93 93 69 54 45 48 66 77 83 86 64 52 47 50
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          6  9 10  9  6  4  3  3  4  5  6  6  6  5  4  4  5  8 10 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       96 91 75 64 56 69 40 42 49 54 59 52 44 32 20 27 32 39 44 53 62
POP 12HR                     10          10           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 29 52 61 49<10<10<10<10 20 65 65 56<10<10<10<10 57 59 54 49
T WIND DIR       NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD       12 13 17 13 12  9  8  8  9  6  5  4  5 10  9  9 11 12 11 13 16
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX


DATE          FRI 05/20/16 SAT 05/21/16 SUN 05/22/16 MON 05/23/16
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       53      68      52      75      56      78      61      79
TEMP          56 53 65 66 55 52 70 73 60 56 74 76 65 61 75 77
DEWPT         49 50 54 52 50 50 54 54 53 52 58 59 58 58 64 64
RH            77 89 68 61 83 93 57 51 78 86 57 56 78 90 69 64
PWIND DIR          SE       E       E       E      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           50      40      10       5      10      10      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC                         IS IS SC SC
TSTMS               IS IS                         IS IS 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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