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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
406 AM CDT THU APR 26 2018

KSZ058-262215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
406 AM CDT THU APR 26 2018

DATE             THU 04/26/18            FRI 04/27/18            SAT 04/28/18
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      66          40          72          43          69
TEMP             41 52 60 65 65 55 50 44 41 58 67 71 70 58 51 46 44 57 66 69 68
DEWPT            40 45 46 46 45 43 41 36 33 36 37 37 40 39 39 38 37 37 38 38 40
MIN/MAX RH                   45          80          30          79          32
RH               96 77 60 50 48 64 71 73 73 44 33 29 33 49 63 73 76 47 36 32 36
WIND DIR          W  W SW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW  W  W SW NW  N NE NE NE  E  E
WIND SPD          3  5  4  9  8  9  9  6  6  9 10 10  8  5  5  6  5  9  8  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW B1 B1 B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)       25 21 52 59 72 48 15  2  3  1  2  2  3  4  3  4  4  4  2  2  2
POP 12HR                     10          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SPRINKLES                    SC
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 22 33 46 20<10<10<10<10 36 54 59 54<10<10<10<10 20 35 40 37
T WIND DIR        W  W  W NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW  W SW NW  N NE NE NE  E  E
T WIND SPD        4  6  3  9 11 11 16 12 11 12 13 14 14  9  6 11 12 14 10  9 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR GD FR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          SUN 04/29/18 MON 04/30/18 TUE 05/01/18 WED 05/02/18
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       46      75      57      80      60      76      59      75
TEMP          50 47 71 72 62 58 77 77 67 61 74 73 66 60 74 71
DEWPT         39 38 47 49 50 50 53 53 53 55 57 58 58 55 57 55
RH            66 71 42 44 65 75 43 43 61 81 55 59 75 84 55 57
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0       5       5       5      10      30      50      60
RAIN SHWRS                                     SC SC SC SC NM
TSTMS                                          SC SC SC SC NM

$$

KSZ024-262215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
406 AM CDT THU APR 26 2018

DATE             THU 04/26/18            FRI 04/27/18            SAT 04/28/18
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      67          40          72          42          67
TEMP             39 52 61 66 66 54 48 42 40 58 66 71 70 57 53 46 42 54 63 67 66
DEWPT            37 43 42 42 42 40 35 33 32 36 36 37 38 39 37 34 35 34 35 34 35
MIN/MAX RH                   39          77          28          75          29
RH               92 71 49 42 42 59 60 70 73 44 33 29 31 51 54 63 76 46 35 29 32
WIND DIR          W  W SW  W NW  N  N NW NW  W  W  W  W NW  N  N NE NE NE  E  E
WIND SPD          4  5  6  9 10  9  9  6  5  9 12 13  9  6  6  6  5  8  8  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC B1 B2 FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)       11 26 50 53 70 25  6  0  3  1  3  6  6  9  7  6  2  2  2  2  2
POP 12HR                     10          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SPRINKLES                    SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 10 30 44 47<10<10<10<10 43 59 65 55<10<10<10<10 24 38 47 40
T WIND DIR        W  W  W NW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW  W NW NW  N NE NE NE NE  E  E
T WIND SPD        8 10  9 12 18 17 16 12 11 13 18 20 20 11 13 12 12 13  9  8 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD


DATE          SUN 04/29/18 MON 04/30/18 TUE 05/01/18 WED 05/02/18
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       45      75      58      79      62      78      58      75
TEMP          50 46 70 74 64 59 77 77 67 63 77 73 65 59 74 71
DEWPT         34 36 43 47 48 50 52 52 51 54 55 56 55 53 55 52
RH            54 68 38 38 56 72 42 42 56 72 47 55 70 80 51 51
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0      10      10      10      10      40      50      40
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                                       IS SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-262215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
406 AM CDT THU APR 26 2018

DATE             THU 04/26/18            FRI 04/27/18            SAT 04/28/18
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      68          39          73          41          67
TEMP             39 52 62 67 66 53 47 41 40 60 69 73 70 58 51 45 42 55 63 67 66
DEWPT            37 43 43 43 42 40 34 33 32 37 38 38 39 39 36 34 34 35 35 34 35
MIN/MAX RH                   39          79          28          76          29
RH               92 71 50 42 42 61 60 73 73 42 32 28 32 49 56 65 73 47 35 29 32
WIND DIR          W  W  W NW NW  N  N NW  W  W  W  W NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E
WIND SPD          4  5  8 10 12  9  8  6  5  9 13 13  9  6  6  5  5  8  6  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC B1 B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)       10 25 50 58 67 20  5  0  3  1  4  7  8 10  5  3  1  2  2  1  2
POP 12HR                     10          10           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT         <10 18 36 46 49<10<10<10<10 44 65 74 64<10<10<10<10 28 44 52 44
T WIND DIR        W  W  W NW NW  N  N NW  W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E
T WIND SPD        6  8  9 13 20 14 13 11 10 14 19 21 21 11 11 10 11 12  8  6 10
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD FR GD


DATE          SUN 04/29/18 MON 04/30/18 TUE 05/01/18 WED 05/02/18
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       44      75      58      81      62      78      58      75
TEMP          48 45 70 73 64 59 78 78 67 63 77 74 64 59 74 69
DEWPT         33 35 44 47 48 50 52 52 51 54 56 56 55 54 56 52
RH            56 68 39 40 56 72 40 40 56 72 48 53 73 83 53 55
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0       5      10      20      10      40      50      50
RAIN SHWRS                      IS          IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                           IS          IS SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-262215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
406 AM CDT THU APR 26 2018

DATE             THU 04/26/18            FRI 04/27/18            SAT 04/28/18
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      71          40          74          41          66
TEMP             39 53 63 68 67 54 46 41 41 60 69 74 72 59 51 45 42 54 63 66 65
DEWPT            35 42 42 41 41 39 35 34 32 37 37 38 38 38 36 34 34 35 34 34 34
MIN/MAX RH                   34          77          27          76          30
RH               85 66 46 37 39 57 65 76 70 42 31 27 29 45 56 65 73 48 34 30 31
WIND DIR          W  W  W NW  N NW NW NW  W  W  W  W NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E
WIND SPD          4  5  9 10 13  8  8  5  6 10 13 14 11  8  5  5  5  8  6  6  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW FW SC B1 B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)       10 23 49 61 65 17  5  0  3  1  5  8 14  9  4  3  1  2  2  1  1
POP 12HR                     10           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 19 40 47 52<10<10<10<10 41 67 78 78<10<10<10<10 28 44 51 45
T WIND DIR        W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E
T WIND SPD       10  9 10 13 21 17 17 12 13 17 20 24 24 16 12 12 10 12  8  5  9
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD FR GD


DATE          SUN 04/29/18 MON 04/30/18 TUE 05/01/18 WED 05/02/18
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       43      74      57      81      62      79      58      75
TEMP          48 44 69 72 63 58 78 78 67 63 78 75 65 59 74 70
DEWPT         33 34 43 47 48 50 53 52 51 54 56 57 56 54 55 52
RH            56 68 39 41 58 75 42 40 56 72 47 54 73 83 51 53
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            0       5      20      20      10      40      50      50
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS          IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                        IS IS          IS SC SC SC SC SC

$$


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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