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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
424 AM CDT THU AUG 10 2017

KSZ058-102215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
424 AM CDT THU AUG 10 2017

DATE             THU 08/10/17            FRI 08/11/17            SAT 08/12/17
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                      84          66          83          64          80
TEMP             67 75 81 84 80 73 70 69 66 73 80 83 81 72 68 66 65 73 77 80 77
DEWPT            66 69 70 69 70 70 69 68 66 68 67 66 67 66 65 64 63 65 67 68 68
MIN/MAX RH                   62         100          58          98          66
RH               97 82 69 61 72 90 97 97100 84 65 57 63 81 90 93 93 76 71 67 74
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S SE SE  N NE  N NE NE NE NE NE  E NE  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD          3  4  5  5  5  5  8  8  3  6  8  6  5  4  3  3  3  6  6  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 SC SC SC FW B1 SC B2 B1 B2 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       78 70 60 58 69 84 87 95 86 70 43 33 26 19 51 49 71 66 84 65 78
POP 12HR                     40          50          30          20          40
QPF 12HR                   0.06        0.51        0.07        0.01        0.18
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC             IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC             IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
OBVIS            PF
LAL               3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  2  2  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 35 32<10<10<10<10<10 21 43 49 45<10<10<10<10 10 45 50 40
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S SE SE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NE  E  E  E SE
T WIND SPD        5  8 11 12 10 11 17 12  6 14 14 12  9  6  4  5  6 10  4  5  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE          SUN 08/13/17 MON 08/14/17 TUE 08/15/17 WED 08/16/17
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       65      80      64      81      64      82      66      83
TEMP          68 66 78 78 68 65 77 80 68 66 79 80 69 67 80 82
DEWPT         66 65 70 70 67 64 68 67 65 64 68 68 66 65 70 70
RH            93 97 76 76 97 97 74 65 90 93 69 67 90 93 72 67
PWIND DIR           E       E       E       E       E       E      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           30      40      20      30       5      20      30      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS SC SC    IS SC IS       IS IS IS SC SC IS
TSTMS         SC IS SC SC    IS SC IS       IS IS IS SC SC IS

$$

KSZ024-102215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
424 AM CDT THU AUG 10 2017

DATE             THU 08/10/17            FRI 08/11/17            SAT 08/12/17
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                      84          63          82          62          80
TEMP             66 75 82 84 80 71 68 65 63 72 80 82 80 72 67 63 64 72 77 80 77
DEWPT            64 68 68 68 69 68 65 64 63 64 63 62 62 62 61 59 60 62 64 64 64
MIN/MAX RH                   58         100          51          90          58
RH               93 79 63 59 69 90 90 97100 76 56 51 54 71 81 87 87 71 64 58 64
WIND DIR          S SW  S  S  E NE NE  N  N NE NE  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD          2  4  3  4  4  5  6  5  4  6  6  6  5  3  3  3  4  6  6  8  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       65 46 54 60 71 81 76 75 62 43 28 19 19 11 39 48 66 68 73 60 71
POP 12HR                     40          40          10           5          20
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.21           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC IS IS                         IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                     IS SC SC IS IS                         IS IS IS IS IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  3  3  4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 52 48<10 14<10<10<10 17 46 56 54<10<10<10<10 16 42 50 21
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S SE NE NE  N  N NE  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E SE
T WIND SPD        3  4 10 13  8 25 14 10  8 10 12 11  9  6  8  9  9 10  4  6  9
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR GD PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR


DATE          SUN 08/13/17 MON 08/14/17 TUE 08/15/17 WED 08/16/17
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       65      80      64      80      64      82      65      83
TEMP          68 65 77 79 69 65 77 79 69 65 80 79 68 66 80 82
DEWPT         63 63 66 66 65 64 66 64 65 63 66 64 64 64 67 67
RH            84 93 69 64 87 97 69 60 87 93 62 60 87 93 65 61
PWIND DIR           E       E       E       E       E      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR           20      20      20      40       5       5      30      30
RAIN SHWRS    IS    IS IS    IS SC                   SC IS SC
TSTMS         IS    IS IS    IS SC                   SC IS SC

$$

KSZ012-102215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
424 AM CDT THU AUG 10 2017

DATE             THU 08/10/17            FRI 08/11/17            SAT 08/12/17
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                      85          61          82          61          80
TEMP             64 75 82 84 80 69 66 63 62 71 80 82 80 69 64 62 62 71 77 80 77
DEWPT            63 68 68 68 68 66 64 62 61 64 63 61 62 61 60 59 59 62 63 63 64
MIN/MAX RH                   58         100          49          93          56
RH               97 79 63 59 67 90 93 97 97 79 56 49 54 76 87 90 90 73 62 56 64
WIND DIR          S SW SW  S NW  N NE  N  N NE  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD          2  4  3  4  3  6  5  4  2  4  5  5  4  3  2  3  3  5  5  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       54 42 45 60 76 78 69 68 55 38 21 15 16 11 36 46 62 63 72 61 70
POP 12HR                     40          40          10           5          20
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.16           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC IS                                  IS IS
TSTMS                     IS SC SC IS                                  IS IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  3  3  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 52 57<10 14<10<10<10 14 52 57 56<10<10<10<10 23 56 66 56
T WIND DIR       SW SW  S  S SW NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD        3  5  8 11  4 14 10  6  4  9 12 11  9  6  6  8  8  8  4  5  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR FR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD


DATE          SUN 08/13/17 MON 08/14/17 TUE 08/15/17 WED 08/16/17
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      79      63      80      62      82      64      82
TEMP          66 64 76 77 67 64 77 78 67 64 79 79 68 65 79 80
DEWPT         62 62 66 67 65 63 67 66 64 62 66 65 63 63 68 69
RH            87 93 71 71 93 97 71 67 90 93 64 62 84 93 69 69
PWIND DIR           E       E       E       E       E      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20      20      20      40       5       5      20      30
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS    IS SC IS                IS IS SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS    IS SC IS                IS IS SC

$$

KSZ012-102215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
424 AM CDT THU AUG 10 2017

DATE             THU 08/10/17            FRI 08/11/17            SAT 08/12/17
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                      85          60          82          59          81
TEMP             64 76 83 85 79 69 65 62 61 70 80 82 79 69 64 60 60 72 78 81 76
DEWPT            62 67 67 67 68 66 63 61 60 64 63 62 62 61 59 58 58 62 63 62 63
MIN/MAX RH                   55         100          50          96          53
RH               93 74 59 55 69 90 93 97 97 81 56 51 56 76 84 93 93 71 60 53 64
WIND DIR         SW  W  W  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD          3  4  3  4  3  4  4  3  3  4  5  5  4  3  3  3  3  5  5  6  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       55 39 44 59 76 76 66 62 46 31 17 14 14 12 35 44 59 61 70 60 69
POP 12HR                     40          40           5           5          20
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.17           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC                                     IS IS
TSTMS                     IS SC SC                                     IS IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  3  3  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 21 52 81<10 13<10<10<10 13 49 59 56<10<10<10<10 23 64 64 48
T WIND DIR       SW  W SW SW SW NE NE  N  N  N NE  N  N  N NE  E  E  E NE  E  E
T WIND SPD        5  5  6  8  2 13  9  5  5  9 12 12 10  9 10 10  8  8  4  5  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR FR PR PR PR PR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD


DATE          SUN 08/13/17 MON 08/14/17 TUE 08/15/17 WED 08/16/17
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       62      79      62      81      62      82      63      83
TEMP          64 62 77 77 66 63 78 79 67 63 79 79 68 64 80 81
DEWPT         60 61 66 66 63 62 67 66 63 61 65 65 62 62 68 69
RH            87 97 69 69 90 97 69 64 87 93 62 62 81 93 67 67
PWIND DIR           E       E       E       E      SE      SE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR           20      20      20      30       5       5       5      30
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS    IS SC IS                      SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS    IS SC IS                      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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