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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
408 AM CST WED JAN 11 2017

KSZ058-112230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
408 AM CST WED JAN 11 2017

DATE             WED 01/11/17            THU 01/12/17            FRI 01/13/17
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          19          35          18          27
TEMP             41 47 61 61 46 33 27 24 20 22 30 35 27 23 21 21 18 22 24 27 24
DEWPT            32 40 41 36 32 28 23 19 16 15 15 16 14 15 13 15 12 16 16 20 20
MIN/MAX RH                   37          85          45          79          68
RH               70 76 48 39 58 82 85 81 84 74 53 45 57 71 71 77 77 77 71 74 84
WIND DIR          S  S SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD         14 17 16 12 11 11 11 11  8  8  9 10  9 10 10 10 10 11 10 10  6
WIND GUST           27 26
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       66 45 28 25 40 68 56 62 32 34 26 47 48 51 66 65 79 78 93 93 97
POP 12HR                      0           5           0           5          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
FRZG RAIN                                                         S  S  C  C  C
SLEET                                                             S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 18 29 17 15 14 15 15 16 18 24 12 11 10 10 10 12 15 14 10
T WIND DIR        S  S SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  E NE NE
T WIND SPD       27 32 28 17 23 20 17 18 14 13 13 14 19 18 19 18 19 21 17 16 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD GD FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR PR


DATE               SAT 01/14/17  SUN 01/15/17  MON 01/16/17  TUE 01/17/17
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       23    33      26    39      32    47      28    46
TEMP          26   23 30 30 28   26 34 36 39   32 44 41 32   28 41 42
DEWPT         24   23 28 27 28   26 34 35 36   32 39 34 30   28 32 31
RH            92  100 92 88100  100100 96 89  100 82 76 92  100 70 65
PWIND DIR          NE     N      NE    NE       E    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           60    50      80    70      80    40      10     0
FRZG RAIN      C    L  C  C  L    D  L          L  C
RAIN                      C             L  D    L  C

$$

KSZ024-112230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
408 AM CST WED JAN 11 2017

DATE             WED 01/11/17            THU 01/12/17            FRI 01/13/17
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                      56          15          28          16          25
TEMP             37 43 52 45 33 25 21 19 16 18 25 28 24 22 20 19 16 19 23 25 24
DEWPT            29 36 37 32 24 20 15 14 10 11 11 12 11 12  9 11  8 10 10 13 13
MIN/MAX RH                   52          81          51          73          55
RH               72 76 56 60 69 81 77 80 77 73 55 50 57 65 62 70 70 67 57 60 62
WIND DIR          S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  E NE  E
WIND SPD          9 10 10 14 13 12 11 10  8  8  9 10  8 10  9  9  9 10 10 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       76 54 31 34 60 70 64 64 45 31 43 62 64 70 73 58 73 66 84 87 93
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FRZG RAIN                                                                     C
SLEET                                                                         S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  5  5  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  2  2
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 21 19 16 13 16 17 15 18 19 13<10<10<10<10<10 12 18 17
T WIND DIR        S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E
T WIND SPD       17 20 16 21 23 19 18 17 14 14 12 14 13 19 17 16 17 18 17 16 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               SAT 01/14/17  SUN 01/15/17  MON 01/16/17  TUE 01/17/17
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       21    32      24    35      30    43      26    43
TEMP          24   22 29 29 27   24 32 35 35   31 42 38 30   26 38 41
DEWPT         18   18 22 22 24   23 29 30 32   29 35 32 28   25 30 28
RH            77   84 75 75 88   96 88 82 89   92 76 79 92   96 73 59
PWIND DIR          NE     N      NE    NE       E     N      NW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           50    30      60    70      70    50      20     5
FRZG RAIN      C    C  C  C  C    C  L  L  L    L  C     S
RAIN                                    L  L    L  C  S  S
SLEET                     S  C    C

$$

KSZ012-112230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
408 AM CST WED JAN 11 2017

DATE             WED 01/11/17            THU 01/12/17            FRI 01/13/17
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                      50          13          26          14          24
TEMP             37 41 48 39 31 23 19 17 14 15 22 26 22 19 18 16 14 16 22 24 22
DEWPT            30 36 39 31 23 18 14 12  9 10 11 13 10 11  9 10  7  9  9 13 12
MIN/MAX RH                   68          84          56          76          56
RH               75 82 71 73 72 81 80 80 80 80 62 57 59 70 67 77 73 73 57 62 65
WIND DIR          S  S NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E NE  E
WIND SPD          9  9 10 16 14 12 12 10  8  8  8  9  6  8  6  8  8  9  9  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       78 64 37 38 68 72 69 68 52 35 46 60 67 73 79 64 75 64 84 82 93
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FRZG RAIN                                                                     S
SLEET                                                                         C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 20 21 17 14 17 16 12 18 19 13<10<10<10<10<10 12 14 17
T WIND DIR        S  S NW  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E
T WIND SPD       18 18 14 25 25 19 19 16 14 13 12 14 11 16 13 14 17 17 16 14 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD FR FR FR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               SAT 01/14/17  SUN 01/15/17  MON 01/16/17  TUE 01/17/17
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       20    32      23    34      29    41      26    42
TEMP          23   20 29 30 27   23 32 33 35   30 39 36 29   26 38 40
DEWPT         17   17 22 21 22   21 28 29 31   28 35 32 28   25 30 28
RH            77   88 75 69 81   92 85 85 85   92 85 85 96   96 73 62
PWIND DIR          NE     N      NE    NE       E     N      NW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B2   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           40    30      50    70      70    50      20     5
FRZG RAIN      C    C  C  C  S    S  L  L  L    L  C     S
RAIN                                    L  L    L  C  S  S
SLEET          C       C  C  S    C  C

$$

KSZ012-112230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
408 AM CST WED JAN 11 2017

DATE             WED 01/11/17            THU 01/12/17            FRI 01/13/17
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                      47          12          25          12          24
TEMP             38 40 44 37 30 23 18 16 13 15 21 25 22 19 16 15 12 16 21 24 23
DEWPT            31 35 37 32 23 18 14 11  9 10 11 13 11 12 10 10  7  8  8 13 12
MIN/MAX RH                   69          86          59          81          54
RH               76 82 76 82 75 81 84 80 84 80 65 60 62 74 77 80 80 70 56 62 62
WIND DIR          S  S NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E
WIND SPD         12  3 11 16 13 12 12 10 10  9 10  9  6  9  9  9  9 10 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 SC SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       79 76 44 46 75 78 76 73 58 41 47 60 68 73 82 72 78 64 83 81 93
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SLEET                                                                         C
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 20 21 16 15 17 17 12 17 19 14<10<10<10<10<10 14 14 12
T WIND DIR        S  S NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E
T WIND SPD       23  6 18 25 23 18 18 16 16 14 13 13 10 18 18 17 18 17 17 17 16
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD FR FR FR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


DATE               SAT 01/14/17  SUN 01/15/17  MON 01/16/17  TUE 01/17/17
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       19    31      22    34      29    40      26    41
TEMP          23   20 29 29 26   22 30 33 35   32 36 36 29   26 37 39
DEWPT         17   17 22 22 22   20 27 28 30   28 34 33 29   26 30 29
RH            77   88 75 75 85   92 88 82 82   85 92 89100  100 75 67
PWIND DIR          NE     N      NE    NE       E    NE      NW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV B2 OV   OV OV OV OV   OV OV B2 B2   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           50    20      40    60      70    60      20    10
FRZG RAIN      S    C  S          S  C  C  L    L  L     S
RAIN                                    C  L    L  L  C  S
SLEET          C    S  S  S  S    C  L  C

$$


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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