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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
415 AM CDT SUN APR 22 2018

KSZ058-222200-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
415 AM CDT SUN APR 22 2018

DATE             SUN 04/22/18            MON 04/23/18            TUE 04/24/18
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                      61          44          69          44          69
TEMP             45 50 57 61 60 55 50 47 46 57 65 69 66 57 51 47 45 62 69 68 62
DEWPT            42 44 46 48 48 46 44 40 40 44 43 43 44 42 42 39 40 44 45 43 43
MIN/MAX RH                   63          86          39          82          40
RH               89 80 67 62 64 72 80 76 79 62 45 39 45 57 71 74 82 52 42 40 50
WIND DIR          N NE  N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          9 12 14 12 10  6  6  8  6  9 11 10  6  4  3  4  4  5  8 11 11
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)      100100 97 83 82 76 51 51 56 45 42 34 33 12 25 12 22 31 57 68 84
POP 12HR                     70          10           5           0          30
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS       NM SC IS                                              SC SC 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  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 11 23 43<10<10<10<10<10 14<10 61<10<10<10<10<10 17 69 78 11
T WIND DIR        N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD       16 20 21 18 16 11 12 13 12 17 19 17 11  8  5  8  8  6  6  9 23
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR EX PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX FR


DATE          WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18 FRI 04/27/18 SAT 04/28/18
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      63      42      68      42      64      39      70
TEMP          51 45 59 62 48 44 66 63 50 43 60 62 45 41 65 68
DEWPT         42 39 41 40 40 39 43 40 36 33 30 32 30 32 37 39
RH            71 79 51 44 74 82 43 43 58 67 32 32 55 70 35 34
PWIND DIR           N       N      SW       W      NW       N       E       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           30      10       0       5      10       0       0       5
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS

$$

KSZ024-222200-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
415 AM CDT SUN APR 22 2018

DATE             SUN 04/22/18            MON 04/23/18            TUE 04/24/18
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                      63          43          69          45          67
TEMP             44 53 60 63 60 54 50 47 45 57 64 69 66 55 50 48 46 62 67 65 61
DEWPT            35 37 42 42 44 42 40 37 38 39 38 38 39 40 40 38 39 42 43 41 41
MIN/MAX RH                   45          78          32          77          40
RH               70 54 51 46 55 64 68 68 76 51 38 32 37 57 68 68 76 48 42 41 48
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NW  N  N NW
WIND SPD          9 11 11 12  8  5  5  8  6  8 10  8  6  5  3  4  4  5  9 12 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 OV B2 B2 B2 SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC FW SC SC B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       98 87 88 83 82 76 50 50 57 40 42 36 34 14 31 20 32 38 64 72 87
POP 12HR                     10           5           5           0          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                             SC SC 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  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  6  6  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 10 53 72<10<10<10<10<10 16 58 58 10<10<10<10<10 18 75 42 17
T WIND DIR       NE NE  E NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NW
T WIND SPD       14 14 19 19 13 10 11 13 13 16 17 12 13 11  6  9 10  9  8 14 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR


DATE          WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18 FRI 04/27/18 SAT 04/28/18
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      62      42      67      40      62      39      69
TEMP          50 45 57 61 47 44 64 63 48 41 57 61 45 41 64 67
DEWPT         40 38 37 36 36 38 40 37 34 32 27 29 28 31 35 36
RH            68 76 47 39 65 79 41 38 58 70 31 29 51 67 34 32
PWIND DIR           N       N      SW      NW      NW       N      NE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           30      10       0       5      20       0       0       5
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS                   IS

$$

KSZ012-222200-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
415 AM CDT SUN APR 22 2018

DATE             SUN 04/22/18            MON 04/23/18            TUE 04/24/18
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                      65          43          69          45          68
TEMP             44 54 61 65 61 54 49 46 45 59 65 69 65 55 50 48 46 63 68 66 62
DEWPT            35 38 42 42 44 41 39 37 37 39 39 39 40 40 40 38 40 43 43 42 42
MIN/MAX RH                   42          80          33          79          41
RH               70 54 49 43 53 61 68 71 73 47 38 33 40 57 68 68 79 48 40 42 48
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NW  N NW NW
WIND SPD          6  9 11 12  9  5  5  5  5  8  9  8  6  5  3  3  3  5  8 11 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC FW SC SC B1 B2 OV
CLOUDS (%)       92 81 81 81 79 73 48 49 56 39 40 36 35 15 33 24 35 41 65 71 88
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           0          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                             SC SC SC
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 13 54 75<10<10<10<10<10 18 40 54 15<10<10<10<10 20 76 19<10
T WIND DIR       NE NE  E  E NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NW NW
T WIND SPD       12 12 14 19 13 10 11 11 11 14 17 12 12  9  6  8  6  9  8 14 13
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR


DATE          WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18 FRI 04/27/18 SAT 04/28/18
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      62      42      66      39      62      38      69
TEMP          51 44 57 61 47 44 64 61 47 40 56 61 45 40 64 67
DEWPT         40 38 37 36 37 37 40 37 33 32 28 30 28 31 35 38
RH            66 79 47 39 68 76 41 41 58 73 34 31 51 70 34 34
PWIND DIR           N       N      SW      NW      NW       N      NE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           30      10       0       5      20       0       0       5
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC                   IS

$$

KSZ012-222200-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
415 AM CDT SUN APR 22 2018

DATE             SUN 04/22/18            MON 04/23/18            TUE 04/24/18
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          43          69          45          68
TEMP             44 54 62 66 63 54 50 46 45 58 64 69 65 56 52 49 46 63 68 66 63
DEWPT            35 38 40 41 41 41 38 36 37 38 39 39 40 40 40 39 40 44 44 42 41
MIN/MAX RH                   40          76          33          79          41
RH               70 54 44 40 44 61 63 68 73 47 40 33 40 55 63 68 79 50 42 42 44
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  N  N  N  N  N NW  N
WIND SPD          6  9 10 12  9  5  5  4  5  6  9  9  6  4  3  3  3  5  8 11 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)       91 83 75 79 79 73 47 51 54 39 38 36 37 17 36 23 37 42 66 69 86
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                             IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  5  6  6  5  5  5  5  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 14 51 77<10<10<10<10<10 14 28 39 17<10<10<10<10 15 77 70 18
T WIND DIR       NE  E  E  E NE NE  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NW
T WIND SPD       13 13 14 18 18 11 10 10 11 13 16 13 13 11  8  8  8  8  8 11 16
SMOKE DISP       PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX FR


DATE          WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18 FRI 04/27/18 SAT 04/28/18
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      62      42      66      39      62      38      69
TEMP          51 44 58 60 46 44 64 61 47 39 55 61 45 40 63 67
DEWPT         40 37 36 35 36 37 39 37 33 31 28 29 29 31 35 37
RH            66 76 44 39 68 76 40 41 58 73 35 29 53 70 35 33
PWIND DIR           N       N      SW      NW      NW       N       N      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           30      10       0       5      10       0       0       5
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC                   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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