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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
423 AM CST THU NOV 23 2017

KSZ058-232215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
423 AM CST THU NOV 23 2017

DATE             THU 11/23/17            FRI 11/24/17            SAT 11/25/17
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                      65          43          73          38          60
TEMP             31 40 56 65 55 46 43 43 46 51 67 73 61 53 48 41 38 44 56 60 51
DEWPT            21 25 34 39 41 40 40 40 41 41 42 42 42 40 37 36 32 33 31 30 30
MIN/MAX RH                   38          94          33          83          32
RH               66 55 43 38 59 79 89 89 83 68 40 33 49 61 65 82 79 65 38 32 44
WIND DIR         SW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW
WIND SPD          5  5  3  3  5  6  6  9 10 14 19 16 10  5  6  5  5  5  5  6  3
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        4  3  1  2  5 10 25 23 22 22 15 42 58 50 33 10  7 10  6 11 11
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           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  4  4  6  6  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10<10 13<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 14<10<10<10<10<10<10 27 38<10
T WIND DIR       SW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       10  8  4  3  9  9 12 17 20 28 31 24 19 12 10 10 10  9  6 10  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               SUN 11/26/17  MON 11/27/17  TUE 11/28/17  WED 11/29/17
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       35    62      43    66      47    60      37    54
TEMP          39   36 57 53 45   43 61 60 54   47 56 51 41   37 51 46
DEWPT         31   31 33 34 37   38 43 44 44   39 34 30 28   28 28 26
RH            73   82 40 48 73   82 51 55 69   74 43 44 59   70 41 45
PWIND DIR           W     S       S     S      SW    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC FW FW   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5     5       5    10

$$

KSZ024-232215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
423 AM CST THU NOV 23 2017

DATE             THU 11/23/17            FRI 11/24/17            SAT 11/25/17
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                      65          44          72          36          59
TEMP             34 41 58 65 55 47 45 44 47 51 67 72 61 50 44 40 36 42 55 59 50
DEWPT            23 28 37 40 41 41 40 40 42 42 43 42 39 37 34 33 31 31 31 29 29
MIN/MAX RH                   38          90          34          81          33
RH               64 59 45 40 59 79 82 86 83 71 42 34 44 61 68 76 82 65 40 32 44
WIND DIR          W NW NW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          5  4  3  3  4  4  5  8  9 13 16 14 10  6  5  5  5  6  6  6  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        3  1  1  2  5 14 32 28 26 29 22 31 41 31 12  6  6  6  6 10  6
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           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  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10<10 15<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 33 10<10<10<10<10<10 27 39<10
T WIND DIR        W NW NW  W  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       10  8  5  5  9 10 11 14 18 26 26 26 24 12 11 10 11 11 10 13  9
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               SUN 11/26/17  MON 11/27/17  TUE 11/28/17  WED 11/29/17
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       34    61      42    66      46    58      35    52
TEMP          38   35 55 52 44   42 59 61 53   47 55 50 40   35 47 44
DEWPT         29   30 32 34 36   38 42 42 40   37 33 28 25   25 26 25
RH            70   82 41 50 73   86 53 49 61   68 43 42 55   66 43 47
PWIND DIR          SW     S       S     S      SW    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC FW   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5     5       5    10

$$

KSZ012-232215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
423 AM CST THU NOV 23 2017

DATE             THU 11/23/17            FRI 11/24/17            SAT 11/25/17
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                      64          44          71          36          58
TEMP             34 42 58 64 53 46 44 44 47 53 67 70 60 50 44 40 36 42 54 58 47
DEWPT            24 30 38 41 42 42 41 40 42 43 44 43 38 37 34 32 30 31 31 29 30
MIN/MAX RH                   42          92          37          79          33
RH               66 62 47 43 66 86 89 86 83 69 43 38 44 61 68 73 79 65 41 33 51
WIND DIR         SW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          4  4  4  4  5  5  6  9 10 13 17 16 11  5  4  4  4  5  6  8  3
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC FW SC FW SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        2  1  1  2  6 12 32 29 24 28 23 26 32 25  8  5  5  4  5  9  6
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           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  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 10 15<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 34 18<10<10<10<10<10 19 39<10
T WIND DIR       SW NW NW  W  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD        8  6  6  5  9 11 13 17 20 27 27 28 27 11  8  8 10  9 10 13  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               SUN 11/26/17  MON 11/27/17  TUE 11/28/17  WED 11/29/17
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       33    61      42    66      45    58      35    52
TEMP          37   33 55 52 44   42 60 60 51   46 55 49 39   35 47 43
DEWPT         29   29 33 34 36   38 42 41 41   37 34 29 25   25 27 26
RH            72   85 43 50 73   86 51 49 68   71 45 46 57   66 45 51
PWIND DIR          SW     S       S     S      SW    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5     5       5    10

$$

KSZ012-232215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
423 AM CST THU NOV 23 2017

DATE             THU 11/23/17            FRI 11/24/17            SAT 11/25/17
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                      62          44          70          36          57
TEMP             33 41 55 62 51 44 44 44 49 53 66 69 59 49 43 38 36 41 54 56 47
DEWPT            24 31 39 40 41 42 41 41 42 43 44 42 39 37 34 32 30 31 31 29 30
MIN/MAX RH                   44          94          37          80          35
RH               69 67 55 44 68 93 89 89 77 69 45 37 47 63 70 79 79 67 41 35 51
WIND DIR          W  W NW  W  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          5  5  5  4  6  6  8 11 12 17 18 16 12  5  5  5  5  6  8  8  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        1  1  1  2  6 12 30 26 22 27 24 24 25 23  6  5  4  3  5  7  6
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           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  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10<10 14<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 32 19<10<10<10<10<10 19 34<10
T WIND DIR        W NW NW  W  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       12  9  8  5 11 13 13 20 24 32 28 29 28 10 12 11 12 13 11 13  9
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR


DATE               SUN 11/26/17  MON 11/27/17  TUE 11/28/17  WED 11/29/17
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       33    60      41    65      44    57      35    51
TEMP          36   34 55 50 44   41 59 58 51   45 54 47 38   35 47 42
DEWPT         29   30 33 34 36   38 42 41 41   37 34 29 25   25 27 26
RH            75   85 43 54 73   89 53 53 68   73 46 49 59   66 45 53
PWIND DIR          SW     S       S     S      SW    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5     5       5    10

$$


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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