Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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Fire weather planning forecast
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Widespread beneficial rain will begin late this morning and then
continue through Wednesday night before tapering off. Rainfall totals
from this mid week event are expected to range from 1 to 2.5 inches.
At this time given the track of this weekend system the higher
rainfall totals will be located west of highway 283 and across south
central Kansas. East to southeast winds at 10 to 15 mph this morning
will increase into the 15 to 25 mph range this afternoon. Gusty
northeast winds are expected to develop during the day on Wednesday.
Highs today will mainly be in the mid 40s to lower 50s.


KSZ030-282230-
Trego-
Including the city of Wakeeney
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  48           43           49
RH %                  71           96           66
20ftwnd (mph)         E 15-19      E 16-20 G28  N 16-20 G32
Precip amount         0.31         0.57         0.66
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    4231                      5021
Transport wnd (mph)   E 23                      N 32
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   2            2            2
Haines index          5(MOD )      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows around 40. Highs in the lower 50s. Northeast
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain. Lows around
40. Highs around 60. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows around
40. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ031-282230-
Ellis-
Including the cities of Pheifer and Hays
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           showers      tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  50           44           49
RH %                  66           89           65
20ftwnd (mph)         E 15-19      E 16-20 G29  N 17-21 G31
Precip amount         0.18         0.64         0.74
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3631                      4453
Transport wnd (mph)   E 24                      NE 33
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   2            2            3
Haines index          5(MOD )      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in
the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
50s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs around 60. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ043-282230-
Scott-
Including the cities of Scott City and Scott State Lake
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  46           41           46
RH %                  83           98           68
20ftwnd (mph)         E 16-20 G29  E 17-21 G29  N 19-23 G33
Precip amount         0.66         0.62         0.70
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    2801                      4658
Transport wnd (mph)   E 26                      N 31
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   2            3            2
Haines index          3(VLOW)      2(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely and chance of snow. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds 5 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in
the upper 50s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ044-282230-
Lane-
Including the city of Dighton
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  47           42           47
RH %                  86           98           74
20ftwnd (mph)         E 15-19 G28  E 17-21 G29  N 17-21 G33
Precip amount         0.56         0.62         0.79
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3124                      4707
Transport wnd (mph)   E 29                      N 31
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   2            3            2
Haines index          3(VLOW)      2(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain and snow.
Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds 5 to
20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
in the upper 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ045-282230-
Ness-
Including the city of Ness City
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  48           44           48
RH %                  74           96           71
20ftwnd (mph)         E 15-19      E 16-20      N 16-20 G31
Precip amount         0.38         0.57         0.85
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3204                      4718
Transport wnd (mph)   E 26                      NE 35
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   2            3            3
Haines index          5(MOD )      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 60. East
winds up to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 50s.
Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs around 60. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the mid 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ046-282230-
Rush-
Including the city of La Crosse
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           80
Temp                  50           45           49
RH %                  68           89           68
20ftwnd (mph)         E 16-20 G28  E 16-20 G29  N 16-20 G30
Precip amount         0.22         0.63         0.86
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3144                      3920
Transport wnd (mph)   E 23                      N 31
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   2            3            3
Haines index          5(MOD )      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. North
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. East winds up to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain. Lows around 40. Highs in the
mid 50s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around
60. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ061-282230-
Hamilton-
Including the city of Syracuse
118 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  46           39           47
RH %                  79           98           68
20ftwnd (mph)         E 16-20      E 16-20 G29  N 18-22 G34
Precip amount         0.62         0.54         0.73
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3292                      5129
Transport wnd (mph)   E 24                      N 36
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines index          2(VLOW)      2(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain, snow and
light sleet. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. North
winds 5 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. Southeast winds 5 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.
East winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs
around 60. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
mid 30s. Highs in the mid 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ062-282230-
Kearny-
Including the cities of Lakin and Deerfield
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  46           41           47
RH %                  86           98           74
20ftwnd (mph)         E 16-20      E 16-20 G29  N 18-22 G33
Precip amount         0.70         0.59         0.92
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3217                      4709
Transport wnd (mph)   E 22                      N 32
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            3            3
Haines index          3(VLOW)      2(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely, slight chance of snow and
light sleet. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 60. North winds 5 to
20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 60.
Southeast winds 5 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
around 60. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ063-282230-
Finney-
Including the city of Garden City
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  48           42           48
RH %                  83           98           74
20ftwnd (mph)         E 17-21      E 17-21      N 18-22 G34
Precip amount         0.72         0.59         1.00
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    2917                      4737
Transport wnd (mph)   E 30                      N 33
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines index          3(VLOW)      2(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs
in the upper 50s. North winds 5 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 60.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower
50s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
around 60. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ064-282230-
Hodgeman-
Including the cities of Jetmore and Hanston
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  49           44           50
RH %                  77           96           68
20ftwnd (mph)         E 16-20      E 16-20      N 16-20 G33
Precip amount         0.43         0.58         1.00
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    2779                      4810
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 29                     NE 28
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            3            3
Haines index          4(LOW )      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
in the mid 50s. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. East winds up to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain. Lows around
40. Highs around 60. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows around
40. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ065-282230-
Pawnee-
Including the city of Larned
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           80
Temp                  50           46           50
RH %                  74           93           71
20ftwnd (mph)         E 15-19 G28  E 16-20 G28  N 16-20 G29
Precip amount         0.25         0.69         0.87
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    2937                      3669
Transport wnd (mph)   E 25                      N 30
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   2            3            3
Haines index          5(MOD )      4(LOW )      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 50s. North
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. East winds up to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ066-282230-
Stafford-
Including the cities of St. John, Stafford, and Macksville
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     80           90           80
Temp                  55           47           53
RH %                  66           96           71
20ftwnd (mph)         E 14-18 G28  E 16-20 G28  N 15-19 G29
Precip amount         0.16         0.90         0.77
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3351                      3364
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 21                     NE 26
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   2            3            3
Haines index          5(MOD )      4(LOW )      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Cloudy with chance of rain and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 50s. North
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the upper 50s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ074-282230-
Stanton-
Including the city of Johnson City
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  47           40           47
RH %                  79           98           65
20ftwnd (mph)         E 15-19 G28  E 14-18 G27  N 17-21 G31
Precip amount         0.60         0.55         0.90
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3040                      4771
Transport wnd (mph)   E 26                      N 37
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines index          2(VLOW)      2(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely, slight chance of snow and
light sleet. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. North
winds 5 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.
East winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in
the lower 60s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
mid 30s. Highs in the mid 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ075-282230-
Grant-
Including the city of Ulysses
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  47           41           48
RH %                  80           98           66
20ftwnd (mph)         E 16-20      E 15-19 G28  N 19-23 G31
Precip amount         0.69         0.55         1.06
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    2700                      4283
Transport wnd (mph)   E 22                      N 35
Smoke dispersal       Good                      Excellent
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines index          3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely, slight chance of snow and
light sleet. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. North
winds 5 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower
50s. East winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
in the lower 60s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the mid 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ076-282230-
Haskell-
Including the cities of Sublette and Satanta
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  48           43           48
RH %                  83           98           68
20ftwnd (mph)         E 16-20 G29  E 16-20      N 19-23 G33
Precip amount         0.77         0.53         1.14
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    2693                      4551
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 31                     N 36
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines index          3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs
in the upper 50s. North winds 5 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 50s. East
winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
around 60. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the mid 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ077-282230-
Gray-
Including the cities of Cimarron and Montezuma
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  49           44           49
RH %                  80           96           68
20ftwnd (mph)         E 17-21 G32  E 17-21      N 18-22 G35
Precip amount         0.68         0.51         1.13
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3018                      4620
Transport wnd (mph)   E 28                      N 33
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines index          3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
in the upper 50s. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 50s. East
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows around 40. Highs around
60. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain. Lows around
40. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ078-282230-
Ford-
Including the city of Dodge City
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  50           45           51
RH %                  77           98           68
20ftwnd (mph)         E 17-21 G31  E 17-21 G29  N 17-21 G33
Precip amount         0.49         0.60         1.07
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3042                      4326
Transport wnd (mph)   E 31                      N 26
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            4            3
Haines index          4(LOW )      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
in the upper 50s. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Lows around 40. Highs in the upper 50s.
East winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds
5 to 15 mph.

$$

KSZ079-282230-
Edwards-
Including the cities of Kinsley and Lewis
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           80
Temp                  50           46           52
RH %                  74           96           68
20ftwnd (mph)         E 15-19      E 15-19 G28  N 16-20 G28
Precip amount         0.32         0.74         0.90
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    2842                      4175
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 26                     NE 26
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            3            3
Haines index          5(MOD )      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. North
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 60. East
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows around 40. Highs in
the upper 50s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around
60. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ080-282230-
Kiowa-
Including the cities of Greensburg and Haviland
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  53           47           55
RH %                  69           98           64
20ftwnd (mph)         E 15-19 G28  E 15-19 G28  N 16-20
Precip amount         0.39         0.78         0.78
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3534                      3987
Transport wnd (mph)   E 33                      NE 22
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            4            3
Haines index          4(LOW )      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. North
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the upper 50s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ081-282230-
Pratt-
Including the city of Pratt
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     80           90           80
Temp                  56           48           56
RH %                  66           96           66
20ftwnd (mph)         E 14-18 G27  E 15-19 G28  N 13-17 G27
Precip amount         0.23         0.97         0.67
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3177                      3280
Transport wnd (mph)   E 23                      N 22
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   2            4            3
Haines index          5(MOD )      4(LOW )      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 60. East
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the upper 50s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ084-282230-
Morton-
Including the city of Elkhart
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     80           90           90
Temp                  49           40           47
RH %                  77           98           60
20ftwnd (mph)         E 15-19 G27  E 13-17 G27  N 18-22 G32
Precip amount         0.60         0.57         1.04
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3088                      4766
Transport wnd (mph)   E 25                      N 37
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            4            2
Haines index          2(VLOW)      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely, slight chance of snow and
light sleet. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest
winds 5 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. East winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
in the lower 60s. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the mid 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ085-282230-
Stevens-
Including the city of Hugoton
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  49           42           49
RH %                  79           96           65
20ftwnd (mph)         E 16-20 G28  E 15-19 G28  N 19-23 G32
Precip amount         0.69         0.49         1.12
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3352                      4189
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 24                     N 32
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            4            2
Haines index          3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Rain likely, slight chance of
snow and light sleet. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower 60s.
North winds 5 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 50s. East
winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
in the lower 60s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ086-282230-
Seward-
Including the city of Liberal
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  49           44           50
RH %                  80           98           63
20ftwnd (mph)         E 17-21 G29  E 17-21      N 18-22 G31
Precip amount         0.77         0.47         1.10
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    2882                      4378
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 32                     N 35
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            4            2
Haines index          3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
50s. East winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows around 40. Highs in the
lower 60s. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain. Lows around
40. Highs in the mid 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ087-282230-
Meade-
Including the cities of Meade, Plains City, and Fowler
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  50           45           53
RH %                  80           98           61
20ftwnd (mph)         E 17-21 G31  E 17-21 G30  N 16-20 G31
Precip amount         0.68         0.55         0.96
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    2766                      4099
Transport wnd (mph)   E 35                      N 32
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            4            2
Haines index          3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs around 60. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Rain likely. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs
around 60. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain. Lows around
40. Highs in the mid 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ088-282230-
Clark-
Including the cities of Ashland and Minneola
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           90
Temp                  53           47           56
RH %                  77           98           57
20ftwnd (mph)         E 16-20 G30  E 17-21 G29  N 15-19 G30
Precip amount         0.59         0.68         0.73
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3089                      3943
Transport wnd (mph)   E 31                      N 24
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            4            3
Haines index          4(LOW )      3(VLOW)      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows around
40. Highs around 60. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower 60s.
East winds up to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around 60.
East winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KSZ089-282230-
Comanche-
Including the cities of Coldwater, Lake Coldwater, and Protection
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           90           80
Temp                  56           49           59
RH %                  69           98           60
20ftwnd (mph)         E 14-18 G30  E 15-19 G31  N 14-18 G28
Precip amount         0.46         0.82         0.58
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3500                      4599
Transport wnd (mph)   E 33                      NE 14
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Excellent
LAL                   3            4            3
Haines index          4(LOW )      4(LOW )      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. North
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in
the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. North winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

KSZ090-282230-
Barber-
Including the cities of Medicine Lodge and Kiowa
218 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     80           90           80
Temp                  61           50           61
RH %                  64           96           62
20ftwnd (mph)         E 14-18 G29  E 15-19 G29  N 12-16 G27
Precip amount         0.27         1.03         0.56
Mixing hgt(ft-agl)    3830                      4690
Transport wnd (mph)   E 30                      NE  8
Smoke dispersal       Excellent                 Good
LAL                   3            4            3
Haines index          5(MOD )      4(LOW )      3(VLOW)

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid 50s. North
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. East winds up to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in
the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$



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