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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
446 AM CDT FRI APR 21 2017

KSZ058-212215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
446 AM CDT FRI APR 21 2017

DATE             FRI 04/21/17            SAT 04/22/17            SUN 04/23/17
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                      54          43          58          38          68
TEMP             50 52 54 53 51 49 47 45 43 48 54 58 56 48 44 41 39 54 63 68 65
DEWPT            44 43 44 44 44 42 43 42 40 41 39 40 39 39 38 36 35 40 39 39 41
MIN/MAX RH                   68          91          50          89          35
RH               80 71 69 71 77 77 86 89 89 77 57 51 53 71 79 82 85 59 41 34 41
WIND DIR         NE  E  E NE NE NE  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  N NE SE  S
WIND SPD         10 13 14 16 18 13 12 13 13 14 14 14 10  6  5  4  5  5  4  4  5
WIND GUST                                24 26 25 26
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)       80 91 95 96 99 98100100 98 93 86 80 62 34  9  2  2  1  1  1  4
POP 12HR                     80          90          40           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.28        1.02        0.03           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC NM NM  O  O  O  O SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                     IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  5  5  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 19 24 30 20 27<10 26 17 29 45 56 60<10<10<10<10 23 38 45 32
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NE  N SE SE
T WIND SPD       16 21 23 27 32 33 19 24 28 31 29 29 25 12 12 11 11  9  6  5  9
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX GD EX PR GD GD EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR


DATE          MON 04/24/17 TUE 04/25/17 WED 04/26/17 THU 04/27/17
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       45      72      52      74      53      73      53      75
TEMP          49 46 67 69 57 53 69 72 59 53 69 70 58 54 71 72
DEWPT         39 39 45 49 48 47 52 54 53 50 53 54 53 53 56 56
RH            68 76 45 49 72 80 55 53 80 89 57 57 83 96 59 57
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      NE       E       E       S
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR            0       0      10      10      10      30      40      50
RAIN SHWRS                                     SC SC SC IS SC
TSTMS                                          IS IS SC IS SC

$$

KSZ024-212215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
446 AM CDT FRI APR 21 2017

DATE             FRI 04/21/17            SAT 04/22/17            SUN 04/23/17
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                      57          44          60          38          68
TEMP             46 52 55 57 55 51 50 47 44 50 57 59 59 49 44 40 40 54 64 68 65
DEWPT            41 41 41 40 40 40 40 40 40 41 37 37 37 37 37 35 35 39 37 39 40
MIN/MAX RH                   53          85          42          89          34
RH               83 66 59 53 57 66 68 76 86 71 47 44 44 63 76 82 82 57 37 34 40
WIND DIR         NE  E  E NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6 11 13 14 12 10 11 10  9 12 13 12 10  6  4  4  4  3  4  6  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 OV B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       78 85 89 83 85 94 96 95 90 77 61 53 38 10  8  2  3  1  1  2  8
POP 12HR                     60          60          20           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.20           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 20 29 32 29<10<10<10 17 27 46 57 45<10<10<10<10 24 38 45 31
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NW NE  E SE  S
T WIND SPD       11 20 20 24 26 17 19 18 14 26 24 20 20 14 11  9  5  4  2  9 13
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX EX PR PR PR FR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD


DATE          MON 04/24/17 TUE 04/25/17 WED 04/26/17 THU 04/27/17
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       46      73      53      72      51      70      51      71
TEMP          49 47 67 71 59 53 68 70 58 51 65 68 55 51 65 68
DEWPT         39 39 43 49 49 48 51 52 51 48 51 51 49 50 53 54
RH            68 74 42 46 69 83 54 53 77 89 60 54 80 96 65 61
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SE      NE      NE       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0       5      20      20      20      20      60      40
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS       IS    IS SC NM SC SC
TSTMS                                             IS NM SC SC

$$

KSZ012-212215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
446 AM CDT FRI APR 21 2017

DATE             FRI 04/21/17            SAT 04/22/17            SUN 04/23/17
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                      58          44          61          38          69
TEMP             45 51 55 58 56 52 49 46 44 51 57 61 59 49 43 40 39 54 64 69 66
DEWPT            40 41 40 39 38 39 40 39 39 41 37 37 38 37 37 35 35 39 38 39 40
MIN/MAX RH                   49          82          41          89          33
RH               82 68 57 49 51 61 71 76 82 68 47 41 45 63 79 82 85 57 38 33 38
WIND DIR         NE NE  E NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6 11 12 14 12  9 11  9  8 10 12 11  9  5  3  3  2  3  4  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 OV B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       76 80 88 81 85 90 90 88 81 67 50 44 29  8  9  1  2  1  2  2  9
POP 12HR                     40          40          10           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.07           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC SC SC SC 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  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 23 31 32 29<10<10<10<10 36 48 61 47<10<10<10<10 26 39 52 35
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NW  N SE  S  S
T WIND SPD       11 20 23 25 25 13 17 13 12 26 24 19 19 12  8  6  4  2  1 10 13
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD


DATE          MON 04/24/17 TUE 04/25/17 WED 04/26/17 THU 04/27/17
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       46      73      53      72      51      68      51      70
TEMP          50 47 68 71 59 53 68 70 57 51 64 65 55 51 65 69
DEWPT         39 39 44 48 48 48 51 51 49 48 50 50 49 48 53 54
RH            66 74 42 44 67 83 54 51 75 89 60 58 80 89 65 59
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SE      NE      NE       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0       5      20      30      20      20      60      40
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC IS    IS IS IS SC NM SC SC
TSTMS                                             IS NM SC SC

$$

KSZ012-212215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
446 AM CDT FRI APR 21 2017

DATE             FRI 04/21/17            SAT 04/22/17            SUN 04/23/17
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                      58          44          62          39          69
TEMP             43 50 55 58 56 52 49 46 44 52 57 61 60 50 44 41 40 55 65 69 67
DEWPT            40 41 40 39 40 40 40 39 39 40 37 38 38 38 37 36 36 39 39 39 41
MIN/MAX RH                   49          83          41          89          34
RH               89 71 57 49 55 63 71 76 82 63 47 42 44 63 76 82 85 55 38 33 39
WIND DIR         NE  E  E NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE  N  N  N NW  W  W  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4 10 12 14 11  9 10  8  8 10 12 12  9  4  3  3  3  3  4  6  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 OV B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW
CLOUDS (%)       72 77 88 85 91 86 86 80 73 59 43 37 23  7  8  2  3  1  2  2 10
POP 12HR                     30          30          10           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.03           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS SC SC SC IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 21 30 31 27<10<10<10<10 36 49 64 31<10<10<10<10 27 39 51 36
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E NE NE NE NE NE  N  E NE NE NE  N  N NW  W  N SE  S  S
T WIND SPD        9 18 20 26 26 17 18 14 16 25 21 19 19  9  6  6  6  2  2 10 14
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD


DATE          MON 04/24/17 TUE 04/25/17 WED 04/26/17 THU 04/27/17
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       47      72      53      71      51      67      51      70
TEMP          51 48 67 70 58 53 67 70 57 51 63 66 54 51 65 69
DEWPT         39 39 45 49 48 48 52 51 50 48 50 50 48 48 53 55
RH            63 71 45 47 69 83 59 51 77 89 62 56 80 89 65 61
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SE      NE      NE      NE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0       5      20      30      20      20      60      50
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC IS    IS IS IS SC NM SC SC
TSTMS                                             IS NM 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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