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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
335 AM CST WED FEB 14 2018

KSZ058-142215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
335 AM CST WED FEB 14 2018

DATE             WED 02/14/18            THU 02/15/18            FRI 02/16/18
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          49          71          24          36
TEMP             38 41 53 65 59 49 52 55 54 57 67 71 61 48 39 31 26 24 30 36 33
DEWPT            37 40 42 41 41 42 45 49 50 48 45 40 37 33 27 20 15  9  8  7  9
MIN/MAX RH                   41          85          32          64          29
RH               96 96 66 41 51 77 77 80 86 72 45 32 41 56 62 63 62 52 39 29 36
WIND DIR          S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E
WIND SPD         11 14 16 16  9 10 13 16 14 14 17 16 12 18 23 23 18 14 11  6  5
WIND GUST                                   25                   28
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B2 B1 FW SC B1 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       62 71 53 18 32 61 85 92 93 84 66 65 64 63 84 87 82 49 45 26 47
POP 12HR                      5           5           5          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS            PF PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 17 19 14<10<10<10<10<10 28 45 13<10 16 21 26 22 30 37 27
T WIND DIR        S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E
T WIND SPD       19 21 24 20 21 19 27 28 28 28 28 26 23 29 37 37 35 27 20 12  4
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD FR PR PR FR PR PR EX EX FR PR GD EX EX GD GD GD PR


DATE               SAT 02/17/18  SUN 02/18/18  MON 02/19/18  TUE 02/20/18
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    52      27    58      41    51      25    42
TEMP          26   25 47 47 31   27 49 54 43   41 47 44 30   25 35 38
DEWPT         12   16 24 22 23   25 31 34 35   37 34 30 22   21 20 22
RH            55   68 40 37 72   92 50 46 73   85 60 57 72   84 54 52
PWIND DIR          SE     W       E     S       S     S       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC SC   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5    20       0     5      10    40      30    30
RAIN                   S                           C                C
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC
SNOW                   S                                 C    C  S  C

$$

KSZ024-142215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
335 AM CST WED FEB 14 2018

DATE             WED 02/14/18            THU 02/15/18            FRI 02/16/18
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                      62          42          63          20          33
TEMP             34 39 51 61 58 46 42 46 48 51 62 60 50 41 34 26 22 20 27 33 30
DEWPT            32 36 39 38 37 36 38 42 43 42 40 38 33 30 23 15 10  5  4  5  5
MIN/MAX RH                   41          87          42          66          30
RH               92 89 63 42 45 68 86 86 83 71 44 44 52 65 64 62 59 51 37 30 34
WIND DIR          S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SE
WIND SPD          5  9 11 11  6  5  6  9 10  9 11 11 11 19 21 23 16 12  8  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B1 SC SC SC B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 OV B2 B1 SC SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       48 66 53 29 36 46 72 85 91 72 65 62 60 66 89 81 66 29 35 15 34
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS               PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            6  6  6  6  5  5  6  6  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 18 18 11<10<10<10<10<10 22 17<10<10 15 18 19 22 29 36 25
T WIND DIR        S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  S
T WIND SPD       11 16 21 18 16 11 13 18 19 18 18 16 20 35 37 37 31 25 17 10  5
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR PR GD FR PR PR GD GD GD GD GD GD PR


DATE               SAT 02/17/18  SUN 02/18/18  MON 02/19/18  TUE 02/20/18
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    49      26    56      39    46      21    37
TEMP          25   24 44 44 30   26 46 54 46   39 46 40 27   22 31 33
DEWPT         10   13 20 20 21   23 29 31 31   34 27 23 17   16 15 17
RH            52   62 38 38 69   88 51 41 55   82 47 50 65   77 51 51
PWIND DIR           S     W       E     S       S     W       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            0     5       0     5      10    30      30    10
RAIN                                               C
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS
SNOW                                                     S    C

$$

KSZ012-142215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
335 AM CST WED FEB 14 2018

DATE             WED 02/14/18            THU 02/15/18            FRI 02/16/18
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                      58          38          59          17          32
TEMP             32 37 49 58 53 43 38 41 44 48 58 56 47 37 31 22 19 18 26 32 28
DEWPT            32 35 39 39 37 35 36 38 40 41 42 37 32 29 21 13  8  5  5  7  7
MIN/MAX RH                   47          92          50          72          34
RH              100 92 68 49 54 73 92 89 86 77 55 49 56 72 66 68 61 56 40 34 40
WIND DIR          S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW SE
WIND SPD          6  9 11 11  6  5  5  8  8  8  9 11 11 19 21 21 16 12  8  5  5
WIND GUST                                                     32 26
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B1 FW SC FW SC
CLOUDS (%)       41 63 51 40 40 52 62 85 91 77 70 66 64 74 89 78 57 21 29 11 28
POP 12HR                      0           5           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS               PF
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  6  6  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 17 17<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 11<10<10 15 20 18 22 28 35 24
T WIND DIR        S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  S
T WIND SPD       11 13 20 17 17 11 11 16 16 16 13 17 18 28 35 36 32 26 17 11  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR GD EX GD GD GD GD FR


DATE               SAT 02/17/18  SUN 02/18/18  MON 02/19/18  TUE 02/20/18
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    48      24    55      38    44      20    36
TEMP          24   23 44 41 28   24 47 52 43   38 44 38 25   20 32 32
DEWPT          9   13 21 22 21   22 29 32 30   32 28 23 17   15 16 18
RH            52   65 39 46 75   92 49 46 60   79 53 54 71   81 51 56
PWIND DIR           S     W       E     S       S     W       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            0     5       0     5      20    30      30    10
RAIN                                            S  C
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS
SNOW                                                     S    C

$$

KSZ012-142215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
335 AM CST WED FEB 14 2018

DATE             WED 02/14/18            THU 02/15/18            FRI 02/16/18
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          36          54          17          30
TEMP             32 37 48 56 51 42 36 38 38 42 52 53 45 37 30 22 19 17 24 30 26
DEWPT            31 34 38 39 37 34 34 36 38 38 41 37 32 28 21 13  8  5  5  8  7
MIN/MAX RH                   53          98          55          72          39
RH               96 89 68 53 59 73 92 92100 86 66 54 60 70 69 68 61 58 43 39 44
WIND DIR          S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW SE
WIND SPD          6  9 11 10  6  5  4  5  6  6  8 10 10 18 21 21 16 12  8  5  4
WIND GUST                                                        26
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       41 60 53 42 45 52 61 84 90 82 74 69 69 81 89 75 50 16 25  8 23
POP 12HR                      0           5           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
OBVIS               PF
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  6  6  6  6  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 14 14 10<10<10<10<10<10 12 11<10<10 16 19 19 21 27 32 19
T WIND DIR        S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  W  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW  S
T WIND SPD       14 14 19 16 14 10  9 11 12 13 14 17 17 27 35 37 32 27 18 11  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR GD EX GD GD GD GD PR


DATE               SAT 02/17/18  SUN 02/18/18  MON 02/19/18  TUE 02/20/18
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    47      24    54      37    42      19    36
TEMP          21   23 43 40 27   24 45 51 43   38 42 35 25   20 31 31
DEWPT          9   13 21 22 20   22 30 32 30   31 27 23 17   15 16 18
RH            59   65 41 48 74   92 55 48 60   76 55 61 71   81 53 58
PWIND DIR           S     W      SE     S       S    NW       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC B1 FW FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR            0     5       0     5      20    40      20    10
RAIN                                            S  C
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC
SNOW                                                     S    S

$$


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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