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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
355 AM CDT WED APR 25 2018

KSZ058-252215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
355 AM CDT WED APR 25 2018

DATE             WED 04/25/18            THU 04/26/18            FRI 04/27/18
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                      53          41          67          40          67
TEMP          52 50 50 50 53 53 49 45 42 42 54 63 67 63 54 49 44 41 54 63 66 66
DEWPT         48 47 47 46 47 46 44 43 40 39 44 45 45 42 42 40 35 34 34 34 35 37
MIN/MAX RH                   77          95          43          78          32
RH            86 89 89 86 80 77 83 93 93 89 69 52 45 46 64 71 70 76 46 34 32 34
WIND DIR      NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N NW  N  N NW NW
WIND SPD      11  9  8  9 10  8  6  4  4  4  4  5 11 11 11  9  9  9 10 10  9  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW CL CL CL CL
CLOUDS (%)    92 98 97 97 98 96 78 51 36 32 28 46 59 80 59 39  9 18  3  5  3  4
POP 12HR                     90          30           5          10           0
QPF 12HR                   0.52        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS     O  O  O  O NM SC IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 11 31 25 10<10<10<10 15 37 57<10 10<10<10<10 35 48 51 45
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W  W NW NW  N  N  N NW  N  N NW  W
T WIND SPD    21 13 10  9 11 16 13  6  5  5  6  6 14 17 24 17 16 16 16 13 10 10
SMOKE DISP    FR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX PR FR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD


DATE          SAT 04/28/18 SUN 04/29/18 MON 04/30/18 TUE 05/01/18
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       42      72      47      76      55      79      60      76
TEMP          48 43 68 69 53 49 73 73 62 56 75 77 66 61 74 74
DEWPT         36 35 41 42 42 42 47 49 49 49 52 53 53 53 55 56
RH            63 73 37 37 66 77 40 43 62 77 45 43 63 75 51 53
PWIND DIR          SW       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       5       5       5      20
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS
TSTMS                                                      IS

$$

KSZ024-252215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
355 AM CDT WED APR 25 2018

DATE             WED 04/25/18            THU 04/26/18            FRI 04/27/18
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                      55          38          67          39          67
TEMP          51 49 48 50 53 55 49 43 39 39 55 64 67 62 52 48 41 40 53 63 65 66
DEWPT         48 46 44 44 45 43 42 39 36 36 43 43 43 39 38 35 33 32 33 33 34 35
MIN/MAX RH                   65          91          41          77          29
RH            89 89 86 80 74 64 77 86 89 89 64 46 42 43 59 60 73 73 46 32 31 32
WIND DIR      NW  N  N  N  N  N NW  W NW  W  W  W NW  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD       9  6 10 10  8  6  4  4  4  4  5  9 13 14 10  9  8  8  9  9  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV OV SC FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 SC SC CL FW CL CL FW CL
CLOUDS (%)    96 98 99 98 96 89 46 20 19 24 33 54 66 76 43 32  4 13  3  5  6  4
POP 12HR                    100           5          10           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.54           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    NM  O  O  O SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10 10 14 18 23 25<10<10<10<10 18 39 57 41<10<10<10<10 38 49 54 28
T WIND DIR    NW  N NE NE NE  N NW  W  W  W  W NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD    14 13 16 17 11  9  9  8  9  8  9 12 18 28 17 17 14 14 13 13 12 12
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD EX GD


DATE          SAT 04/28/18 SUN 04/29/18 MON 04/30/18 TUE 05/01/18
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       41      72      48      76      56      79      61      78
TEMP          47 41 66 69 53 50 73 74 63 57 74 78 66 62 76 75
DEWPT         34 35 39 39 39 41 45 46 47 48 50 51 52 53 53 53
RH            60 79 37 33 59 71 37 37 56 72 43 39 61 72 45 46
PWIND DIR           W       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       5      10      10      20
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS
TSTMS                                                      IS

$$

KSZ012-252215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
355 AM CDT WED APR 25 2018

DATE             WED 04/25/18            THU 04/26/18            FRI 04/27/18
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                      55          38          67          38          68
TEMP          51 48 47 49 53 55 48 43 39 39 57 65 67 62 51 47 41 39 54 65 67 67
DEWPT         47 45 44 45 46 43 40 37 35 35 44 44 43 39 38 35 32 32 34 34 35 36
MIN/MAX RH                   65          89          41          79          29
RH            86 89 89 86 77 64 74 79 85 85 62 46 42 43 61 63 70 76 46 31 30 32
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W  W  W NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD      10 10 10 10  8  6  4  4  3  3  6 10 13 14 10  9  8  6  9 10  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 SC SC CL FW CL FW FW CL
CLOUDS (%)    96 98 99 97 93 81 30 13 14 22 31 53 69 74 35 30  3 12  3  6  7  4
POP 12HR                    100           5          10           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.53           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    NM  O  O  O SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10 13 16 18 21 26<10<10<10<10 26 47 58 44<10<10<10<10 37 52 55 46
T WIND DIR     N  N NE NE NE  N NW  W  W  W SW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD    14 17 18 18 12  9  8  6  6  5  9 13 18 28 17 16 13 12 13 14 13 13
SMOKE DISP    PR FR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX GD


DATE          SAT 04/28/18 SUN 04/29/18 MON 04/30/18 TUE 05/01/18
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       41      72      48      77      57      80      61      79
TEMP          48 41 67 69 54 50 73 74 64 58 75 78 66 62 78 75
DEWPT         35 35 39 40 39 42 46 47 47 49 51 51 51 53 55 54
RH            60 79 36 35 57 74 38 38 54 72 43 39 58 72 45 48
PWIND DIR           W       S      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       5       5       5      10

$$

KSZ012-252215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
355 AM CDT WED APR 25 2018

DATE             WED 04/25/18            THU 04/26/18            FRI 04/27/18
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                      56          39          68          38          68
TEMP          51 49 48 51 55 55 49 43 40 40 58 66 68 63 53 47 41 39 53 65 67 67
DEWPT         46 44 44 45 44 42 40 38 36 35 43 43 43 38 38 35 32 32 33 34 35 35
MIN/MAX RH                   61          87          39          79          29
RH            83 83 86 80 66 61 71 82 85 82 57 43 40 39 57 63 70 76 46 31 30 30
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD      10 10 10  9  8  6  4  4  4  4  6 10 14 14 10  9  8  6  8 10 10  8
WIND GUST                                            25
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV B2 B2 FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 SC SC CL FW CL FW FW CL
CLOUDS (%)    96 97 98 95 87 72 21  9 11 24 29 52 69 72 30 30  3 12  3  6  8  5
POP 12HR                     90           5          10           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.42           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    NM  O  O  O SC
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10 15 17 19 24 22<10<10<10<10 29 51 58 45<10<10<10<10 36 52 57<10
T WIND DIR     N  N NE NE NE  N  W  W  W  W SW NW NW  N NW  N NW NW NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD    16 17 17 16 10  8 10 11 10  9 10 13 19 28 19 18 14 13 13 16 16 12
SMOKE DISP    PR FR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX PR


DATE          SAT 04/28/18 SUN 04/29/18 MON 04/30/18 TUE 05/01/18
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       41      72      48      77      57      79      61      80
TEMP          49 42 67 69 55 50 73 74 64 58 75 78 66 62 78 77
DEWPT         35 35 39 39 38 40 45 47 47 49 51 51 51 54 55 53
RH            58 76 36 33 53 68 37 38 54 72 43 39 58 75 45 43
PWIND DIR           W      SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       5      10       5      10

$$


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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