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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
444 AM CDT THU APR 20 2017

KSZ058-202215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
444 AM CDT THU APR 20 2017

DATE             THU 04/20/17            FRI 04/21/17            SAT 04/22/17
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                      68          49          56          43          55
TEMP             58 60 65 68 66 57 52 51 50 52 55 56 52 48 46 44 43 45 49 55 53
DEWPT            54 51 50 50 48 48 46 45 45 44 44 45 45 44 43 43 41 42 40 41 39
MIN/MAX RH                   51          86          65          96          57
RH               86 72 58 52 52 72 80 80 83 74 66 66 77 86 89 96 93 89 71 59 59
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         10 12 11 10  9  5  6  6  9 12 13 13 14 11 12 13 13 16 16 14 11
WIND GUST                                      24 26 27    25 25 26 26    25
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B2 SC FW SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1
CLOUDS (%)       76 72 34 19 27 31 49 57 76 88 90 97100100100100 99 96 92 75 60
POP 12HR                     20          10          80          90          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.30        0.77        0.04
RAIN SHWRS       IS                      SC SC  O  O  O  O NM NM SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  5  5  5  5  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT          12 16 27 34 33<10<10<10<10 20 27 37 36 16<10<10 10 28 40 57<10
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E NE NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE  N
T WIND SPD       20 20 16 14 14  9 11 11 16 20 21 24 34 20 20 23 26 29 26 26 12
SMOKE DISP       FR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD GD EX EX FR FR PR FR EX EX EX PR


DATE          SUN 04/23/17 MON 04/24/17 TUE 04/25/17 WED 04/26/17
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       38      67      45      71      51      74      54      74
TEMP          44 39 62 64 49 46 66 68 56 51 71 72 58 54 71 70
DEWPT         38 35 40 43 40 40 46 49 48 47 52 52 52 51 55 55
RH            79 85 44 46 71 79 48 51 74 86 51 49 80 90 57 59
PWIND DIR           N      NE       S       S       S      SE      SE      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5       0       0       0      10      10      40      10
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC
TSTMS                                                IS

$$

KSZ024-202215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
444 AM CDT THU APR 20 2017

DATE             THU 04/20/17            FRI 04/21/17            SAT 04/22/17
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                      66          46          57          44          58
TEMP             54 56 62 66 64 55 50 48 47 52 57 57 55 50 47 46 44 45 53 57 57
DEWPT            49 47 47 47 46 45 43 42 42 42 42 42 41 42 43 42 41 41 38 39 38
MIN/MAX RH                   50          86          57          90          47
RH               83 72 58 50 52 69 77 80 83 69 57 57 59 74 86 86 89 86 57 51 49
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N NE  N  N  N
WIND SPD          9 11 11  9  6  5  6  6  9 11 12 13 13 10 10 11 11 12 16 13 10
WIND GUST                                            24             24
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       70 52 20  9 18 16 31 57 67 85 81 90 93 99 99 99 95 83 76 54 35
POP 12HR                     10           0          50          80          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.06        0.55        0.05
RAIN SHWRS                                     SC SC  O  O NM NM SC SC
TSTMS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 22 32 38 35<10<10<10<10 23 32 34 37 30 26 24 19 16 51 79<10
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       16 23 18 14 13 11 12 12 16 21 20 23 26 27 21 20 23 16 21 20 16
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD GD EX EX EX GD GD GD FR EX EX PR


DATE          SUN 04/23/17 MON 04/24/17 TUE 04/25/17 WED 04/26/17
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       39      67      46      71      51      72      52      71
TEMP          45 40 62 64 49 47 66 69 57 51 66 69 57 52 67 68
DEWPT         36 35 39 41 40 40 44 48 49 46 47 49 48 48 52 52
RH            70 82 43 43 71 76 45 47 75 83 50 49 72 86 59 57
PWIND DIR           N       E       S       S      SW       E       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5       0       0       5      10      10      30      20
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC IS
TSTMS                                                IS

$$

KSZ012-202215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
444 AM CDT THU APR 20 2017

DATE             THU 04/20/17            FRI 04/21/17            SAT 04/22/17
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                      66          45          57          44          59
TEMP             53 55 61 65 64 54 49 46 46 51 57 57 55 49 48 45 44 47 54 58 58
DEWPT            48 47 47 47 45 44 43 42 41 42 41 41 41 42 42 42 40 42 39 39 38
MIN/MAX RH                   49          87          54          89          45
RH               83 74 60 52 50 69 80 86 83 71 55 55 59 77 80 89 86 83 57 49 47
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NE  N
WIND SPD          9 12 11  9  6  4  4  4  6 10 11 12 11  8  8  9  9 11 13 13  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       70 57 29 10 17 12 27 51 71 82 82 88 91 97 97 96 90 74 68 41 29
POP 12HR                     10           0          30          70          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.32        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                                     SC SC NM NM NM NM SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 25 35 42 37<10<10<10<10 25 32 34 35 30 27 23<10 23 67 77 14
T WIND DIR       NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       16 23 18 14 13  8  9  9 12 19 20 24 23 19 19 14 13 17 20 19 16
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD GD EX EX GD GD FR PR GD EX EX FR


DATE          SUN 04/23/17 MON 04/24/17 TUE 04/25/17 WED 04/26/17
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       39      67      46      71      50      72      52      71
TEMP          44 40 64 65 50 47 67 69 57 50 66 69 56 52 67 68
DEWPT         36 35 39 41 40 39 44 47 49 45 47 48 47 48 52 51
RH            73 82 40 41 68 74 43 45 75 83 50 47 72 86 59 54
PWIND DIR           N      SW       S       S      SW      NW       E       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5       0       0       5      10      10      40      20
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC IS

$$

KSZ012-202215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
444 AM CDT THU APR 20 2017

DATE             THU 04/20/17            FRI 04/21/17            SAT 04/22/17
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                      63          44          58          45          59
TEMP             53 55 59 63 62 54 49 46 45 50 57 58 56 51 50 48 45 49 55 58 58
DEWPT            48 46 46 47 46 45 43 42 41 42 41 41 41 41 41 42 40 41 38 39 37
MIN/MAX RH                   55          89          53          85          45
RH               83 72 62 56 56 71 80 86 86 74 55 53 57 68 71 80 82 74 53 49 45
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N NE  N NE  N
WIND SPD         11 14 12 11  8  4  5  4  6 10 12 12 10  8  8  9  9 11 13 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       71 64 37 12 16  8 26 46 72 77 81 87 89 93 94 92 84 66 61 33 26
POP 12HR                     10           0          20          50          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.13        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS SC SC 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            5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT          14 28 36 38 36<10<10<10<10 24 35 35 34<10 14<10<10 40 75 76 15
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       19 25 18 16 14 10 12 11 16 19 20 25 23 11  9  9 18 20 20 19 18
SMOKE DISP       FR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX FR


DATE          SUN 04/23/17 MON 04/24/17 TUE 04/25/17 WED 04/26/17
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       39      68      46      71      50      71      52      70
TEMP          44 40 65 66 51 47 66 69 57 50 65 69 56 52 65 69
DEWPT         36 36 39 42 40 39 44 47 50 46 47 48 46 48 52 51
RH            73 85 38 42 66 74 45 45 77 86 52 47 69 86 63 53
PWIND DIR           N      SW       S       S      SW      NW       E       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5       0       0      10      20      10      40      20
RAIN SHWRS                            IS             SC IS

$$


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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