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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
335 AM CST SAT DEC 16 2017

KSZ058-162215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
335 AM CST SAT DEC 16 2017

DATE             SAT 12/16/17            SUN 12/17/17            MON 12/18/17
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                      60          41          50          33          57
TEMP             42 36 54 60 49 43 42 42 42 42 48 50 46 41 38 35 33 38 51 57 48
DEWPT            24 26 28 28 28 29 30 34 38 40 41 41 40 36 35 32 33 33 35 33 34
MIN/MAX RH                   29          92          69         100          41
RH               48 67 36 29 44 57 62 73 86 93 77 71 79 82 89 89100 82 54 40 58
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD         13 16 19 19 13  8  8 10  9  8  6  5  5  4  4  4  3  4  9 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL CL CL CL SC B1 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        1  2  2  0  4 44 67 98 97 95 80 81 76 69 67 56 39 29 24 10 15
POP 12HR                      0          60          50          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.12        0.01           0           0
RAIN                                   C  C  C
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  4  4  2  2  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 23<10<10<10 12<10<10 26 31 27 19 18 16 14 15 21 25 12
T WIND DIR        S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W SW  W NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD       29 29 31 36 26 17 16 23 17 14 14 11 10  9  9 10  8 11 16 18 13
SMOKE DISP       FR PR GD EX PR PR PR FR PR PR GD GD FR FR FR FR PR FR FR GD FR


DATE               TUE 12/19/17  WED 12/20/17  THU 12/21/17  FRI 12/22/17
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       35    57      32    55      35    49      20    36
TEMP          37   35 53 46 34   32 51 46 38   36 48 36 25   20 32 28
DEWPT         34   32 33 29 28   28 32 36 38   36 34 26 17   13 11 13
RH            89   89 46 51 78   85 48 68100  100 58 67 71   74 41 53
PWIND DIR          SW     N       E    SE       S     W       N    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       5    10      10    30      20     5
RAIN                                               C  C  S
SNOW                                               C     S

$$

KSZ024-162215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
335 AM CST SAT DEC 16 2017

DATE             SAT 12/16/17            SUN 12/17/17            MON 12/18/17
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                      61          39          49          30          55
TEMP             41 37 53 61 50 41 39 39 40 39 47 48 43 37 35 34 30 35 48 55 47
DEWPT            24 24 26 27 28 28 29 31 34 37 37 35 35 32 30 29 29 28 31 30 30
MIN/MAX RH                   27          90          59          94          39
RH               50 59 35 27 42 59 67 73 79 92 68 60 73 82 82 82 96 75 51 38 51
WIND DIR         SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  W NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD          6  8 11 11  8  5  4  5  5  4  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  4 10 11  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW CL FW FW B1 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        1  4  6  1  7  9 57 82 94 94 77 65 68 66 62 47 33 18 15  8 11
POP 12HR                      0          20          50           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.05           0           0
RAIN                                   S  C  C
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  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10<10 20<10<10<10<10<10<10 29 28 23 17 16<10<10<10 21 30<10
T WIND DIR       SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  W NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD       17 16 18 26 16 11  9 11 10  9 14 10  9 10 10  5  8  9 20 23 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD FR FR FR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE               TUE 12/19/17  WED 12/20/17  THU 12/21/17  FRI 12/22/17
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       33    54      30    54      33    43      18    34
TEMP          36   33 51 44 32   30 49 46 38   34 40 34 22   18 30 27
DEWPT         31   28 27 24 24   24 26 31 35   34 30 22 15   11 11 12
RH            82   82 39 45 72   78 40 55 89  100 67 61 74   73 44 53
PWIND DIR           W     N       E    SE       S    NE       N    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW CL CL CL   FW FW SC SC   SC B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      10    50      40     5
RAIN                                               C  C
SNOW                                               C     C

$$

KSZ012-162215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
335 AM CST SAT DEC 16 2017

DATE             SAT 12/16/17            SUN 12/17/17            MON 12/18/17
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                      60          37          48          28          54
TEMP             40 37 53 60 49 41 38 38 38 40 47 47 39 34 32 31 28 34 48 54 45
DEWPT            24 25 27 28 28 28 29 30 32 35 35 34 32 29 28 28 27 29 32 31 30
MIN/MAX RH                   29          85          58          95          42
RH               52 61 36 29 44 59 70 73 79 82 63 60 76 82 85 88 96 82 54 41 55
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW  N  W  W SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD          9  9 10 10  8  4  4  4  4  3  4  5  4  3  2  2  3  5 11 11  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW CL FW FW SC B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        1  4  6  1 14  8 45 75 91 93 76 60 65 64 60 46 33 17 14  8 12
POP 12HR                      0          10          50           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.04           0           0
RAIN                                      C  C
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  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 11 20<10<10<10<10<10<10 26 27 20 17 14<10<10<10 22 29<10
T WIND DIR       SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD       23 19 17 19 14 10  8  9  9  6 11 11 10  9  6  4  6 10 21 24 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR GD EX PR


DATE               TUE 12/19/17  WED 12/20/17  THU 12/21/17  FRI 12/22/17
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       32    54      29    54      31    41      17    33
TEMP          36   32 51 41 30   29 49 44 36   32 37 30 21   17 30 24
DEWPT         30   27 27 23 23   22 26 30 33   32 28 22 15   12 12 13
RH            79   81 39 48 75   75 40 57 89  100 70 72 77   80 46 62
PWIND DIR           W     N       E     S       S    NE       N    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW CL CL CL   FW FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      10    60      40     5
RAIN                                                  L
SNOW                                               C  L  C

$$

KSZ012-162215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
335 AM CST SAT DEC 16 2017

DATE             SAT 12/16/17            SUN 12/17/17            MON 12/18/17
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                      59          37          47          28          54
TEMP             44 38 53 59 49 42 38 38 38 37 43 47 38 34 32 30 28 32 47 54 44
DEWPT            24 25 26 27 28 28 29 29 31 34 33 32 31 29 28 27 27 29 31 31 30
MIN/MAX RH                   28          87          56         100          41
RH               45 59 35 29 44 57 70 70 76 89 67 56 76 82 85 88 96 88 53 41 57
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD          9  8 10 10  6  5  5  4  4  4  5  6  4  4  3  3  4  6 12 13  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      CL CL FW CL FW FW SC B1 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)        1  5  6  2 15  6 34 68 89 91 79 55 63 63 59 48 37 18 14  8 13
POP 12HR                      0          10          40           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN                                      S  C
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  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 19<10<10<10<10<10<10 23 26 20 18 16<10<10<10 18 29<10
T WIND DIR       SW  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  W NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD       21 13 14 16 12 11 10  9  8  5 12 13 11 10  8  6 11 12 23 24 14
SMOKE DISP       FR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR


DATE               TUE 12/19/17  WED 12/20/17  THU 12/21/17  FRI 12/22/17
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       31    53      29    53      31    40      17    32
TEMP          36   31 49 41 31   29 48 45 38   34 37 30 21   17 28 25
DEWPT         29   27 27 23 22   21 25 29 32   31 27 22 15   12 13 13
RH            75   85 42 48 69   72 40 53 79   89 67 72 77   80 53 60
PWIND DIR           W    NW       E     S       S    NE       N    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW CL   FW FW SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      10    60      50     5
RAIN                                               C  L
SNOW                                               C  L  C

$$


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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