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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
436 AM CST MON DEC 4 2017

KSZ058-042215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
436 AM CST MON DEC 4 2017

DATE             MON 12/04/17            TUE 12/05/17            WED 12/06/17
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                      68          27          49          28          47
TEMP             62 63 68 63 51 40 34 30 27 32 44 49 39 33 30 29 28 34 44 46 39
DEWPT            58 60 49 31 27 23 16 12 12 14 15 15 16 16 16 17 17 21 22 21 19
MIN/MAX RH                   30          53          25          64          36
RH               87 90 51 30 39 50 47 46 53 47 30 25 39 49 55 60 63 58 41 37 44
WIND DIR          S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W NW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         24 25 23 24 21 23 16 12 12 12 20 20 12  8 11 11 11 18 18 20 13
WIND GUST        35 35 35 35 32                33 31                28 28
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW SC B1 SC CL FW FW CL FW FW FW SC FW FW SC
CLOUDS (%)      100 98 80 28 22 11 14 34 57 32  3  6  9  4  6 15 20 26 25 23 30
POP 12HR                     20           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
DRIZZLE           S  S
RAIN SHWRS          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  4  4  2  2  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 32 33 45 28<10<10<10<10 46 64<10<10<10<10<10<10 24 56<10
T WIND DIR        S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W NW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       47 40 39 32 41 34 25 21 23 20 34 35 23 16 21 21 21 26 23 24 26
SMOKE DISP       FR FR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE               THU 12/07/17  FRI 12/08/17  SAT 12/09/17  SUN 12/10/17
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       24    38      22    39      21    44      26    53
TEMP          28   24 35 31 23   23 35 32 24   21 39 36 28   26 48 43
DEWPT         18   19 18 17 17   18 20 17 16   16 17 20 20   21 23 25
RH            66   81 49 56 77   81 54 53 71   81 40 52 71   81 37 49
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W    NW      NW    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0    10       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

KSZ024-042215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
436 AM CST MON DEC 4 2017

DATE             MON 12/04/17            TUE 12/05/17            WED 12/06/17
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          25          46          28          43
TEMP             62 62 65 59 45 38 33 29 25 30 42 46 37 30 29 29 28 32 40 43 36
DEWPT            56 57 36 30 26 21 13 12 12 13 14 12 13 14 15 17 19 21 21 19 18
MIN/MAX RH                   31          57          25          69          38
RH               81 84 34 33 47 50 43 48 57 49 31 25 37 51 55 60 68 63 46 38 47
WIND DIR         SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW  W SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         20 17 19 24 23 19 17 10 12 12 20 21 12  5 10 11 13 17 17 18 13
WIND GUST        32 27 31 34 33                31 33                27 27 28
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       98 89 34 16 29 15  9 14 15 12 10 15 19 15 20 25 29 18 28 39 48
POP 12HR                     10           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            5  5  4  4  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 11 29 33 43 27<10<10<10<10 66 67<10<10<10<10<10<10 48 64<10
T WIND DIR        S SW SW  W NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       37 35 32 33 43 34 28 18 19 23 39 35 21 12 19 20 24 27 29 27 25
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX EX FR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR


DATE               THU 12/07/17  FRI 12/08/17  SAT 12/09/17  SUN 12/10/17
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    35      21    36      19    42      24    50
TEMP          28   23 31 28 23   21 32 30 23   19 36 36 27   24 44 41
DEWPT         17   18 16 15 15   18 18 15 15   14 15 17 18   18 21 22
RH            63   81 53 58 71   88 56 53 71   80 42 45 68   77 39 46
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W    NW      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       5     0       0     0       0     0

$$

KSZ012-042215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
436 AM CST MON DEC 4 2017

DATE             MON 12/04/17            TUE 12/05/17            WED 12/06/17
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                      66          25          44          27          43
TEMP             62 62 66 58 44 36 32 28 25 30 42 43 34 29 28 28 27 32 40 43 35
DEWPT            56 57 37 31 26 22 13 12 12 13 15 12 13 14 15 18 20 21 22 19 19
MIN/MAX RH                   32          58          28          74          39
RH               81 84 34 36 49 56 45 50 57 49 33 28 41 53 58 66 74 63 48 38 52
WIND DIR          S SW  W  W NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW  W SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         21 19 19 25 25 21 18 11 13 13 21 23 13  6 11 12 14 18 18 19 16
WIND GUST        33    32 35 35                33 34                28 28 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 SC FW SC FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC SC B1
CLOUDS (%)       98 80 29 16 33 16  5  8  7 13 14 13 25 24 31 33 27 16 35 45 60
POP 12HR                     10           5           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            5  5  4  4  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 30 34 44 28<10<10<10<10 70 68<10<10<10<10<10<10 48 64 46
T WIND DIR        S SW SW  W NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       37 34 32 34 44 34 28 19 20 21 37 35 23 12 19 23 28 24 29 27 28
SMOKE DISP       FR FR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX


DATE               THU 12/07/17  FRI 12/08/17  SAT 12/09/17  SUN 12/10/17
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       22    35      20    34      18    40      23    49
TEMP          26   22 32 27 21   20 30 27 21   18 35 31 25   23 43 38
DEWPT         18   17 16 15 15   17 18 15 15   13 16 18 18   18 22 23
RH            71   81 51 60 77   88 60 60 77   80 45 58 74   81 43 54
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W    NW      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5    10       5     5       0     0       0     0

$$

KSZ012-042215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
436 AM CST MON DEC 4 2017

DATE             MON 12/04/17            TUE 12/05/17            WED 12/06/17
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                      66          24          42          27          42
TEMP             62 63 66 58 43 35 32 28 24 29 39 41 34 28 28 28 27 30 39 42 35
DEWPT            56 57 38 32 26 22 13 12 13 14 15 11 12 14 16 18 21 22 22 20 20
MIN/MAX RH                   33          62          29          80          41
RH               81 81 36 37 51 59 45 50 62 53 37 29 39 55 60 66 78 72 50 41 54
WIND DIR          S SW  W  W NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW NW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         24 20 20 26 27 23 18 11 14 14 24 24 16  6 11 13 14 18 18 19 16
WIND GUST        34    32 37 37             25 35 35 26             28 28 29
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 SC FW SC FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       97 71 31 16 37 18  3  4  3 15 16 10 26 31 39 41 27 20 41 52 65
POP 12HR                     10           5           0           0           5
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            6  6  4  4  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 15 32 34 45 29<10<10<10<10 70 67<10<10<10<10<10<10 48 65 48
T WIND DIR        S SW SW  W NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       41 37 33 34 44 37 33 21 26 23 41 36 31 13 21 26 28 35 29 28 29
SMOKE DISP       FR GD EX EX EX EX FR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX


DATE               THU 12/07/17  FRI 12/08/17  SAT 12/09/17  SUN 12/10/17
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    34      19    34      17    39      22    47
TEMP          26   21 30 26 20   19 31 26 20   17 34 30 25   22 41 37
DEWPT         18   18 16 15 16   17 18 15 15   14 15 18 18   18 22 23
RH            71   88 55 62 84   92 58 62 81   88 45 60 74   84 46 56
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       W    NW      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5     0       0     0

$$


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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