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FNUS83 KTOP 171016
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Fire Weather Point Planning Forecasts
National Weather Service Topeka KS
516 AM CDT Sat Aug 17 2019

KSZ058-172215-
Flint Hills National Wildlife Refuge (near Hartford)
38.32N  95.94W Elev. 1066 ft
516 AM CDT Sat Aug 17 2019

Date             Sat 08/17/19            Sun 08/18/19            Mon 08/19/19
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                      92          73          93          72          94
TEMP             71 76 87 92 89 80 76 75 74 82 88 93 88 79 77 74 73 81 90 94 91
DEWPT            68 71 74 76 75 72 70 69 69 73 75 76 77 76 75 73 71 74 76 76 77
MIN/MAX RH                   59          87          58          97          57
RH               90 85 65 60 64 77 82 82 84 74 66 58 70 91 94 97 93 79 64 56 64
WIND DIR         SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD          9 11  9 11 12 12 11 11 11 11 11  5  5  5  5  5  4  5  5  5  5
WIND GUST                                                  18
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       91 59 51 46 30 43 36 51 35 39 31 30 37 41 16 20 16 18  9  8 12
POP 12HR                     30          30          20          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.03        0.02           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            SC IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL               3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 24 21<10<10<10<10<10 12 20 54 21<10<10<10<10<10 25 32<10
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S NW NE  S  S  S  S SW  S SE
T WIND SPD       18 21 19 25 24 24 21 21 21 20 17 11  6  6 11 11  9 10  6  9 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR


Date          Tue 08/20/19 Wed 08/21/19 Thu 08/22/19 Fri 08/23/19
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       74      95      72      87      67      85      67      86
TEMP          77 74 90 91 77 73 85 83 71 67 81 82 70 68 82 83
DEWPT         74 71 76 76 74 71 75 73 71 66 70 71 69 67 72 72
RH            90 90 64 62 90 93 72 72100 97 69 69 97 97 72 70
PWIND DIR           S       S      SE       E       E       E      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           10      10      20      30      30      40      20      20
RAIN SHWRS             IS    IS SC SC IS SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                  IS    IS SC SC IS SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-172215-
Potawatomi Indian Reservation
39.33N  95.85W Elev. 1056 ft
516 AM CDT Sat Aug 17 2019

Date             Sat 08/17/19            Sun 08/18/19            Mon 08/19/19
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                      89          72          90          71          92
TEMP             69 72 82 88 87 79 77 75 72 80 87 90 86 76 74 73 71 79 87 91 90
DEWPT            67 69 73 74 74 73 70 68 67 71 72 73 73 72 72 71 70 72 74 75 75
MIN/MAX RH                   62          88          57          99          58
RH               93 90 74 63 65 82 79 79 84 74 61 58 65 87 93 93 97 79 65 60 62
WIND DIR         SE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NE  S SE  S  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD         10 10  9  8  9 10  9  9  8  9  8  9  8  2  2  2  3  5  5  5  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B1 SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       89 57 37 31 24 42 64 63 55 36 41 46 32 22 10 25 31 31 25 18 18
POP 12HR                     30          40          20          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.34           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS    IS    IS IS
TSTMS            SC IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS    IS    IS IS
LAL               3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  3  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 17 31<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 38 20<10<10<10<10 12 21 27 24
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW  N NE SE  S  E  E  E SE SE
T WIND SPD       20 20 13 17 18 19 18 17 14 19  8  8 12  8  4  4  5  9  5  9 13
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR


Date          Tue 08/20/19 Wed 08/21/19 Thu 08/22/19 Fri 08/23/19
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       74      95      70      85      65      82      66      85
TEMP          77 74 90 89 74 70 83 81 69 65 78 79 69 66 80 82
DEWPT         74 71 74 74 72 70 71 68 67 64 66 67 67 65 69 69
RH            90 90 60 61 93100 67 65 93 97 67 67 93 97 69 65
PWIND DIR          SE       S       E      NE       E       E      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR           10      20      30      30      30      30      20      20
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                  IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-172215-
Kickapoo Indian Reservation
39.69N  95.66W Elev. 1150 ft
516 AM CDT Sat Aug 17 2019

Date             Sat 08/17/19            Sun 08/18/19            Mon 08/19/19
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                      87          70          88          68          90
TEMP             66 70 81 87 85 76 76 72 71 79 85 88 85 73 71 69 69 76 85 90 88
DEWPT            66 70 74 76 76 74 72 69 69 73 74 75 76 73 71 69 69 74 76 77 78
MIN/MAX RH                   70          96          66         100          65
RH              100100 79 70 75 94 87 90 93 82 70 66 75100100100100 94 75 66 72
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  N  N  E SE SE  S  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD         10  9  9  8  6  9 10  8  8  8  6  8  6  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       89 67 37 31 33 49 67 65 55 40 45 42 29 22 15 31 33 36 27 19 16
POP 12HR                     30          40          20          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.57           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS    IS IS
TSTMS            SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS    IS IS
LAL               3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  4  4  3  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 17 31 15<10<10<10<10 15 25 29 25<10<10<10<10<10 21 25 24
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N  E SE  E SE  E SE SE SE
T WIND SPD       20 18 13 14 16 18 19 17 16 19 10 10 10  2  2  2  2  8  5  9 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR


Date          Tue 08/20/19 Wed 08/21/19 Thu 08/22/19 Fri 08/23/19
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       72      93      68      83      62      80      63      84
TEMP          74 72 89 88 72 68 80 79 66 62 76 78 66 63 79 81
DEWPT         74 71 77 77 72 68 73 71 66 62 68 69 66 63 71 72
RH           100 97 68 70100100 79 77100100 76 74100100 77 74
PWIND DIR           S       S       E      NE       E       E      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           10      20      30      30      30      30      20      20
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                  IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-172215-
Iowa Sac&Fox Indian Reservation
39.98N  95.44W Elev. 965 ft
516 AM CDT Sat Aug 17 2019

Date             Sat 08/17/19            Sun 08/18/19            Mon 08/19/19
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          71          87          69          89
TEMP             67 70 81 86 84 78 76 74 71 79 84 87 84 75 72 70 69 77 85 89 87
DEWPT            67 69 73 75 75 74 72 70 69 72 74 75 75 74 72 70 69 73 76 77 77
MIN/MAX RH                   70          94          66         100          68
RH              100 97 77 70 74 88 87 87 93 79 72 68 74 97100100100 87 75 68 72
WIND DIR         SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW  W NW NW  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD         10 10 10  6  8  6 11 10  6  8  5  6  5  2  2  2  2  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       89 76 39 30 42 53 68 65 55 40 47 45 27 29 17 34 35 37 28 26 14
POP 12HR                     40          40          20          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.65        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS
TSTMS            SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS
LAL               3  3  2  2  4  4  3  3  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  3  3  5  5  5  5  6  6  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10<10 18 30 18<10<10<10<10 18 25 32 28<10<10<10<10<10 25 27 14
T WIND DIR       SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  W  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE
T WIND SPD       19 16 13 12 16 14 21 19 13 18 10  9  8  3  2  4  4  8  6  9 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR


Date          Tue 08/20/19 Wed 08/21/19 Thu 08/22/19 Fri 08/23/19
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       73      92      70      82      63      80      65      84
TEMP          75 74 88 88 73 70 80 78 67 63 77 78 67 65 79 81
DEWPT         74 72 77 78 73 70 72 71 66 62 67 69 66 64 70 72
RH            97 93 70 72100100 77 79 97 97 71 74 97 97 74 74
PWIND DIR          SE      SW       E      NE       E       E      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           10      10      30      30      30      20      20      20
RAIN SHWRS                IS SC SC IS IS SC IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                     IS SC SC IS IS SC IS IS IS 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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