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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
424 AM CDT THU APR 27 2017

KSZ058-272215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
424 AM CDT THU APR 27 2017

DATE             THU 04/27/17            FRI 04/28/17            SAT 04/29/17
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                      61          48          67          46          52
TEMP             36 49 57 61 56 51 50 50 48 57 64 67 62 54 49 47 46 46 49 52 51
DEWPT            33 36 38 41 43 45 47 48 48 52 52 51 50 48 46 45 44 44 44 46 44
MIN/MAX RH                   47          99          55          94          77
RH               89 61 49 48 62 80 89 93100 83 65 56 65 80 89 93 93 93 83 80 77
WIND DIR          W SW  S SE SE  E  E  E  E SW  W  W  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          3  4  3  9  8  8 10 10  6  6  6  6  6 10 11 13 14 17 18 16 16
WIND GUST                                                  21 25 28 32 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)        8 27 63 84 88 98 92 82 74 68 56 72 84 80 92 95100 99100100 99
POP 12HR                     10          60          10          60          90
QPF 12HR                      0        0.26           0        0.23        0.80
RAIN SHWRS                   SC NM SC SC             SC SC NM NM  O  O  O  O  O
TSTMS                           SC SC IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 23 28 30 31<10<10<10<10 12 35 39 23<10<10 15 15 17 21 27 29
T WIND DIR        W  W SW  S SE  E  E  E  E  S  W  W  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD        6  5  3 14 12 16 19 19 13 12 11  9  9 20 24 29 41 35 42 33 39
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR FR GD GD GD EX EX EX


DATE          SUN 04/30/17 MON 05/01/17 TUE 05/02/17 WED 05/03/17
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       42      49      38      64      45      67      48      66
TEMP          45 42 46 48 41 39 57 62 49 46 63 65 52 48 63 63
DEWPT         43 40 41 38 37 35 38 43 42 42 47 48 46 46 48 46
RH            93 93 83 68 85 85 49 50 77 86 56 54 80 93 58 54
PWIND DIR           N      NW       W       W       W       N      NE       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR           80      70      40       5       5      20      40      30
RAIN                          C
RAIN SHWRS     O NM NM SC SC                IS IS SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                                             IS IS

$$

KSZ024-272215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
424 AM CDT THU APR 27 2017

DATE             THU 04/27/17            FRI 04/28/17            SAT 04/29/17
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                      60          48          61          44          49
TEMP             35 48 56 60 57 51 48 48 48 53 60 61 56 49 47 45 44 45 48 49 49
DEWPT            32 34 35 37 41 44 45 46 46 49 51 49 46 43 42 41 40 40 40 41 39
MIN/MAX RH                   42          94          64          89          69
RH               89 58 45 42 55 77 89 93 93 86 72 65 69 80 83 86 86 82 74 74 68
WIND DIR          W  W SW  S  S  E  E  E  E  E  W NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          4  5  5  4  8  5  8 13 10  6  6  6 10  9 11 12 13 16 17 17 17
WIND GUST                                                        27 28 28 27 28
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       12 21 50 82 98 98100 96 95 92 74 74 85 86 93 97 99 99100 99 99
POP 12HR                     10          70          40          50          80
QPF 12HR                      0        0.41        0.02        0.09        0.58
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC NM NM SC SC       IS IS SC SC  O  O  O  O  O
TSTMS                              SC IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 27 31 35 26 12<10<10<10<10 23 32 19 12 15 14 12 20 21 22 24
T WIND DIR        W  W  W  S  S  E  E  E  E  E  W NW  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD        9 10  8  5 18 12 16 25 20 12 11 10 14 19 23 31 28 29 34 34 40
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR FR GD FR GD EX EX EX
FROST             Y


DATE          SUN 04/30/17 MON 05/01/17 TUE 05/02/17 WED 05/03/17
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       41      47      37      61      45      65      47      66
TEMP          45 41 46 46 41 38 55 60 50 46 62 63 51 48 63 63
DEWPT         41 39 39 37 36 35 36 40 40 42 45 46 46 44 45 45
RH            86 92 76 71 82 89 49 47 68 86 54 54 83 86 52 52
PWIND DIR           N       N      NW      NW       W       W      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR           80      70      50      10       0      30      30      30
RAIN                          C
RAIN SHWRS     O NM NM NM SC                   SC SC    SC SC
TSTMS                                             IS

$$

KSZ012-272215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
424 AM CDT THU APR 27 2017

DATE             THU 04/27/17            FRI 04/28/17            SAT 04/29/17
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                      60          47          59          43          49
TEMP             35 47 55 60 57 51 48 48 47 52 58 58 54 49 45 44 43 45 48 49 48
DEWPT            31 33 34 37 40 43 44 45 46 48 49 48 45 42 41 39 39 39 39 41 39
MIN/MAX RH                   41          96          70          87          70
RH               85 58 45 42 53 74 86 89 96 86 72 69 71 77 86 82 86 79 71 74 71
WIND DIR          W NW  W  S  S  E  E  E  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          5  6  6  4  6  4  6 11  9  8  5  8  9  8  9 11 11 14 16 16 16
WIND GUST                                                        24 26 27 27 28
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       18 20 46 69 97 97 97 98 97 96 82 82 88 87 93 97 98 99100 99 99
POP 12HR                     10          70          50          40          80
QPF 12HR                      0        0.40        0.08        0.06        0.55
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC NM NM SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC NM NM  O  O  O
TSTMS                                 IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 28 31 31 17 11<10<10<10 13 20 21 17 17 16 14<10 20 24 25 25
T WIND DIR        W NW  W  S  S SE  E  E  E  E SE NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       11 12 11  4 12 10 14 21 18 18  3  9 16 19 20 29 23 25 34 29 36
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD PR FR PR PR PR PR FR PR FR FR FR FR GD FR GD EX EX EX
FROST             Y


DATE          SUN 04/30/17 MON 05/01/17 TUE 05/02/17 WED 05/03/17
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       41      48      37      61      44      66      47      66
TEMP          44 41 47 47 41 38 56 60 48 45 64 64 51 48 64 63
DEWPT         40 39 40 37 36 35 35 39 40 41 46 46 45 44 45 44
RH            86 92 76 68 82 89 45 46 74 86 52 52 80 86 50 50
PWIND DIR           N       N      NW      NW       W       W       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR           80      70      60      10       5      30      30      30
RAIN                          C
RAIN SHWRS     O  O NM NM NM                   SC SC IS IS SC

$$

KSZ012-272215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
424 AM CDT THU APR 27 2017

DATE             THU 04/27/17            FRI 04/28/17            SAT 04/29/17
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                      60          47          57          43          49
TEMP             36 46 54 60 59 52 49 48 47 51 56 56 54 48 45 44 43 45 48 49 49
DEWPT            32 33 33 34 37 42 44 45 45 47 48 47 45 42 40 39 39 39 39 41 39
MIN/MAX RH                   37          93          70          88          68
RH               85 60 45 37 44 69 83 89 93 86 74 72 71 80 82 82 86 79 71 74 68
WIND DIR          W NW  W  W  S SE  E  E  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          6  9  9  4  5  5  5 10 10 10  8  9  9  8  9 11 12 14 16 17 17
WIND GUST                                                        23 25 27 27 28
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW SC B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       28 18 44 65 92 99 96 97 97 97 87 87 90 87 92 95 97 99100 99 99
POP 12HR                     10          70          60          40          80
QPF 12HR                      0        0.34        0.12        0.05        0.50
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC NM NM NM NM IS IS IS IS SC SC NM NM  O  O  O
TSTMS                                 IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT         <10 28 33 31 27<10<10<10<10 11 20 21 21 17 15<10<10 22 25 25 26
T WIND DIR        W NW  W SW  S  S  E  E  E  E  E  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       13 16 13  5 10 12 11 19 19 20 12  6 14 18 19 24 20 26 33 29 35
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR FR FR FR FR FR GD EX EX EX
FROST             Y


DATE          SUN 04/30/17 MON 05/01/17 TUE 05/02/17 WED 05/03/17
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       41      49      37      60      44      66      47      66
TEMP          44 41 47 48 43 38 54 59 48 45 64 65 51 48 64 64
DEWPT         40 39 41 38 37 36 35 39 40 41 46 46 45 44 46 45
RH            86 92 79 68 79 92 48 47 74 86 52 50 80 86 52 50
PWIND DIR          NE       N      NW      NW       W       W       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR           80      70      60      20       5      20      30      30
RAIN                          C
RAIN SHWRS     O  O NM NM NM    IS             IS SC IS 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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