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FNUS83 KTOP 231035
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Fire Weather Point Planning Forecasts
National Weather Service Topeka KS
435 AM CST Mon Nov 23 2020

KSZ058-240000-
Flint Hills National Wildlife Refuge (near Hartford)
38.32N  95.94W Elev. 1066 ft
435 AM CST Mon Nov 23 2020

Date             Mon 11/23/20            Tue 11/24/20            Wed 11/25/20
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                      50          45          57          37          50
TEMP             33 38 45 47 46 45 46 47 47 49 52 54 54 51 48 43 40 40 45 49 42
DEWPT            26 32 36 36 37 38 40 41 41 44 47 48 50 50 47 41 36 35 34 32 31
MIN/MAX RH                   65          86          79          97          52
RH               75 79 70 65 71 76 79 79 79 83 83 80 86 96 96 93 85 82 65 52 65
WIND DIR         SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD          4  6 13 13 13 17 13 14 17 18 19 17 11 10  8 10 13 16 14 10  2
WIND GUST                             26 28 32 33 32 25 23 19 21 24
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW CL
CLOUDS (%)       99100 99100100100 98 95 91 90 97 96 91 79 79 76 79 65 47 23  2
POP 12HR                     50          30          70          70           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.01        0.40        0.24           0
RAIN              C  C  S     C  S     S  C  L  L  L  L  L  S  S
TSTMS                                          IS IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  3  2  3  3  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 13 16 13 13 16 16 16 18 19 16 12<10 10 17 22 22 26 22<10
T WIND DIR       SE SE  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD        2  6 17 21 23 27 32 32 33 36 31 23 21 14 16 18 26 24 19 11  5
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR GD GD GD GD GD GD GD FR PR FR FR GD GD GD FR PR


Date               Thu 11/26/20  Fri 11/27/20  Sat 11/28/20  Sun 11/29/20
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       30    58      34    52      28    51      32    47
TEMP          33   32 52 47 39   36 48 43 33   30 47 43 37   34 44 38
DEWPT         28   28 37 37 36   34 36 32 29   26 31 30 32   30 28 23
RH            82   85 56 68 89   92 63 65 85   85 53 60 82   85 53 54
PWIND DIR          SW     S       E     N       N    NE       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    CL   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC SC SC B1   SC B1 SC
POP 12HR            0     0       5    10      30    30      30    20
RAIN                                       S       S  C  C    C  S
SNOW                                       S    C  S          C  S

$$

KSZ024-240000-
Potawatomi Indian Reservation
39.33N  95.85W Elev. 1056 ft
435 AM CST Mon Nov 23 2020

Date             Mon 11/23/20            Tue 11/24/20            Wed 11/25/20
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                      45          41          54          37          47
TEMP             31 37 42 42 41 41 43 45 46 49 53 52 52 50 47 43 40 39 43 46 41
DEWPT            23 28 34 34 35 37 39 42 43 46 47 48 48 48 45 41 36 35 33 32 30
MIN/MAX RH                   68          96          80          96          57
RH               72 70 73 73 79 85 86 89 89 89 80 86 86 93 93 93 85 85 67 58 65
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD          4  8 12 13 13 14 14 14 16 19 19 17 10  8  8 12 17 18 17 13  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       76 98100100100100 99 99 99 94 97 97 94 88 82 84 79 70 51 29 13
POP 12HR                     80          70          90          80          10
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.22        0.40        0.37           0
RAIN                 C  D  S  C  C  L  L  C  L  L  D  D  D  C  C
SPRINKLES        SC
TSTMS                                                IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  3  3  3  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  3  3  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 14 15 14 14 13 13 15 18 17 15<10<10<10 16 19 22 25 24<10
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE NE  N  N NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD        4 12 17 21 27 27 25 25 29 27 27 18 11 10  8 23 28 21 17 11  5
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR GD GD FR FR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD FR PR


Date               Thu 11/26/20  Fri 11/27/20  Sat 11/28/20  Sun 11/29/20
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       29    55      33    50      28    50      32    45
TEMP          33   32 50 45 37   35 46 41 32   29 45 42 36   34 42 38
DEWPT         28   27 35 35 34   31 33 29 25   24 29 27 29   29 26 20
RH            82   81 56 68 89   85 60 62 75   81 53 55 75   82 53 48
PWIND DIR          SW     S      NE     N       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      20    20      30    20
RAIN                                               S  S  C    S  S
SNOW                                            S  S     C    S  S

$$

KSZ012-240000-
Kickapoo Indian Reservation
39.69N  95.66W Elev. 1150 ft
435 AM CST Mon Nov 23 2020

Date             Mon 11/23/20            Tue 11/24/20            Wed 11/25/20
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                      44          39          54          36          47
TEMP             29 36 42 42 40 39 41 42 44 47 51 52 51 49 46 42 39 38 43 46 40
DEWPT            22 28 31 33 34 36 38 41 43 45 46 47 47 47 45 41 37 35 33 32 30
MIN/MAX RH                   66         100          81          98          57
RH               75 72 65 70 79 89 89 96 96 93 83 83 86 93 96 96 92 89 67 58 67
WIND DIR         SE SE  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD          3  8 13 13 14 16 13 14 14 18 19 16 10  5  5 11 16 18 18 13  3
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW
CLOUDS (%)       69 90100100100100100 99 98 92 96 97 95 90 86 86 84 73 57 34 21
POP 12HR                     90          80          80          80          10
QPF 12HR                   0.08        0.19        0.42        0.46        0.01
RAIN                 C  D  C  L  L  D  L  L  L  L  D  D  D  C  C
TSTMS                                                IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  2  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  3  2  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 14 16 13 14 12 13 13 16 17 13<10<10<10 13 19 22 22 22<10
T WIND DIR       SE SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  E NE  N  N NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD        4 12 18 23 26 26 24 25 26 26 24 20 10 10  8 20 27 24 19 11  5
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR GD GD GD FR FR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD FR PR


Date               Thu 11/26/20  Fri 11/27/20  Sat 11/28/20  Sun 11/29/20
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       27    55      30    50      25    50      30    45
TEMP          32   31 50 45 36   33 46 41 31   28 46 42 35   33 42 37
DEWPT         28   28 34 33 33   30 32 27 25   23 28 27 28   28 25 19
RH            85   88 54 62 89   89 58 57 78   81 49 55 75   82 50 48
PWIND DIR          SW     S      NE     N       N    SW       N     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      20    20      20    20
RAIN                                               S  S  S    S  S
SNOW                                            S  S     S    S  S

$$

KSZ012-240000-
Iowa Sac&Fox Indian Reservation
39.98N  95.44W Elev. 965 ft
435 AM CST Mon Nov 23 2020

Date             Mon 11/23/20            Tue 11/24/20            Wed 11/25/20
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                      44          38          53          36          46
TEMP             28 35 41 41 39 39 40 42 44 47 50 52 50 48 46 43 40 38 43 44 39
DEWPT            23 29 34 36 36 36 38 41 43 46 47 49 49 48 46 42 39 38 36 34 33
MIN/MAX RH                   72          99          86         100          68
RH               81 78 76 82 89 89 92 96 96 96 89 89 96100100 96 96100 76 68 79
WIND DIR         SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          3  8 12 13 14 16 16 16 16 18 18 14 10  6  6 12 17 19 18 13  5
WIND GUST                                   29 29 26
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       50 84100100100100100100 98 94 97 98 96 92 90 89 83 76 66 39 28
POP 12HR                     80          90          80          80          10
QPF 12HR                   0.06        0.22        0.41        0.57        0.01
RAIN                 S  L  C  L  L  D  D  L  L  L  D  D  D  L  L
TSTMS                                                IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  2  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  3  3  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 12 12 12 15 14 12 14 17 16 13<10<10<10 11 18 21 22 22 11
T WIND DIR       SE SE  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE NE  N  N NW NW NW  W
T WIND SPD        4 12 18 24 24 28 26 24 28 31 29 19 10 10  8 16 26 23 19 13  6
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR GD GD FR GD GD GD FR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD FR PR


Date               Thu 11/26/20  Fri 11/27/20  Sat 11/28/20  Sun 11/29/20
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       28    54      30    49      25    49      30    44
TEMP          32   31 49 43 36   33 45 39 31   27 45 40 35   33 41 36
DEWPT         30   28 36 36 34   31 34 30 26   24 30 29 29   29 27 22
RH            92   88 61 76 92   92 65 70 81   88 55 64 78   85 57 56
PWIND DIR          SW     S      NE     N       N    SW       W    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5      10    20      20    20
RAIN                                               S  S  S    S  S
SNOW                                               S     S    S  S

$$


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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