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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
414 AM CDT WED SEP 20 2017

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

DATE             WED 09/20/17            THU 09/21/17            FRI 09/22/17
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                      88          72          91          71          89
TEMP             72 80 87 88 84 78 75 74 72 79 88 91 86 78 76 73 71 79 87 89 84
DEWPT            67 70 70 69 71 70 70 69 68 71 72 71 71 69 69 68 68 70 69 68 68
MIN/MAX RH                   54          90          52          90          50
RH               84 72 57 54 65 76 84 84 87 77 59 52 61 74 79 84 90 74 55 50 59
WIND DIR          S SW SW  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         12 14 11  9  5  6  9  9  9 14 14 16 13 12 11 10 10 13 13 12 11
WIND GUST                                   25 26 27    24 23
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       21 25 32 44 54 60 47 53 36 37 27 24 18 25 31 28 31 17 23 14 14
POP 12HR                     20          30           5          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.07           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                        SC SC IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 17 38 44<10<10<10<10<10 16 24 42 16<10<10<10<10 14 48 51 26
T WIND DIR        S  S SW  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       24 27 20 17 12 13 18 18 18 29 26 32 31 24 23 19 19 24 27 25 26
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 09/23/17 SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17
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       68      88      66      86      63      81      58      75
TEMP          74 69 87 82 72 67 84 81 69 64 80 74 63 59 74 70
DEWPT         66 65 67 66 64 63 65 65 63 62 65 64 62 59 62 60
RH            76 87 52 58 76 87 53 58 81 93 60 71 97100 66 71
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0       5       0      10      10      50      70      60
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS SC SC NM NM SC
TSTMS                                       IS SC SC NM IS IS

$$

KSZ024-202215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
414 AM CDT WED SEP 20 2017

DATE             WED 09/20/17            THU 09/21/17            FRI 09/22/17
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                      86          70          90          72          89
TEMP             72 79 84 86 80 72 72 71 70 77 86 90 85 79 77 73 72 78 86 89 84
DEWPT            67 66 65 63 64 64 66 69 67 71 72 71 71 70 69 68 68 69 70 68 68
MIN/MAX RH                   48          97          54          87          51
RH               84 64 53 46 58 76 81 93 90 82 63 54 63 74 76 84 87 74 59 50 59
WIND DIR          S SW  W  N NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 11  5  5  6  6  4  8  8 11 14 16 14 12 11  9 10 13 14 14 12
WIND GUST                                         28
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       22 35 46 45 59 64 64 64 37 34 27 25 17 29 37 33 35 21 24 15 13
POP 12HR                     20          30           5          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.11           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                        SC SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 21 40 41 14<10<10<10<10 12 26 34<10<10<10<10<10 11 49 52 23
T WIND DIR        S SW SW  S NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       19 20 11  5  3 12  9 14 16 21 25 33 29 24 20 18 19 24 27 27 26
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          SAT 09/23/17 SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17
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       70      87      67      85      64      80      58      73
TEMP          76 71 85 83 73 68 84 80 70 65 79 74 64 59 72 70
DEWPT         66 66 66 65 64 63 64 63 63 62 64 63 61 57 58 56
RH            71 84 53 55 73 84 51 56 78 90 60 69 90 93 61 61
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S      NE       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0       5       5      10      30      60      60      50
RAIN SHWRS                               SC SC NM SC NM SC IS
TSTMS                                    SC SC NM SC NM IS IS

$$

KSZ012-202215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
414 AM CDT WED SEP 20 2017

DATE             WED 09/20/17            THU 09/21/17            FRI 09/22/17
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                      85          68          89          71          88
TEMP             71 79 83 84 78 70 68 69 68 76 85 89 84 77 76 73 71 78 86 88 83
DEWPT            67 66 65 63 64 63 65 67 67 71 73 72 72 70 69 68 68 70 71 69 69
MIN/MAX RH                   48          99          58          90          54
RH               87 64 55 49 62 78 90 93 97 85 67 57 67 79 79 84 90 76 61 54 63
WIND DIR         SW  W NW  N NE NE NE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 10  8  6  5  5  4  8  5 10 12 16 12 11 10  8  9 11 13 13 10
WIND GUST                                      24 27 23             21 24
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       23 36 43 43 59 62 65 66 41 36 26 26 18 29 39 33 37 23 23 14 13
POP 12HR                     20          30           5          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.16           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   IS SC SC SC
TSTMS                        IS SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 25 42 42<10<10<10<10<10 12 28 35 22<10<10<10<10 11 47 52 31
T WIND DIR        S SW SW SW  N NE NE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       19 21  9  3  9 11  8 16 12 20 24 33 33 20 19 17 18 23 27 27 28
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 09/23/17 SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17
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       69      87      66      85      63      79      57      73
TEMP          74 69 85 82 72 67 84 79 69 64 78 73 62 58 72 69
DEWPT         66 65 68 67 65 64 66 65 62 61 65 63 60 56 58 58
RH            76 87 57 61 79 90 55 62 78 90 64 71 93 93 61 68
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5      30      60      60      40
RAIN SHWRS                               SC SC NM SC NM SC IS
TSTMS                                    SC SC NM SC NM IS IS

$$

KSZ012-202215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
414 AM CDT WED SEP 20 2017

DATE             WED 09/20/17            THU 09/21/17            FRI 09/22/17
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                      85          67          90          71          88
TEMP             72 79 83 85 78 69 68 68 68 75 86 90 84 77 76 73 71 77 85 88 82
DEWPT            67 67 65 62 63 62 64 66 67 71 73 73 72 70 69 68 68 70 71 70 70
MIN/MAX RH                   47          99          59          90          55
RH               84 67 55 46 60 78 87 93 97 87 65 58 67 79 79 84 90 79 63 55 67
WIND DIR          S  W NW  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 10  9  6  5  4  4  6  6 11 13 16 13 12 11 10 10 12 14 13 11
WIND GUST                                      24 27    23             25
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       23 39 36 37 54 53 66 66 47 42 26 26 19 30 40 32 37 25 22 13 14
POP 12HR                     20          30          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.08           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS SC SC
TSTMS                        IS IS SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 26 42 45 12<10<10<10<10 12 31 39 11<10<10<10<10 12 47 52 11
T WIND DIR        S SW  W  W  N NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       19 21  9  3  4  8  6 11 11 19 23 32 28 21 19 17 17 21 26 26 21
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX FR


DATE          SAT 09/23/17 SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17
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       70      87      66      85      63      79      57      73
TEMP          74 70 86 82 72 67 84 79 69 64 78 74 62 58 71 69
DEWPT         67 66 69 68 65 64 67 65 63 61 65 63 60 56 59 58
RH            79 87 57 63 79 90 57 62 81 90 64 69 93 93 66 68
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5      30      60      50      40
RAIN SHWRS                               SC SC NM SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                                    SC SC NM SC SC IS 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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