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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
353 AM CDT SUN APR 15 2018

KSZ058-152215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
353 AM CDT SUN APR 15 2018

DATE             SUN 04/15/18            MON 04/16/18            TUE 04/17/18
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                      40          25          57          40          78
TEMP          29 27 31 36 40 38 32 28 27 26 38 47 56 55 46 42 41 41 55 69 78 74
DEWPT         21 21 21 21 22 22 22 21 22 21 23 25 27 30 32 33 33 34 42 46 48 49
MIN/MAX RH                   48          89          32          78          35
RH            72 78 66 54 48 52 66 75 81 81 54 42 32 38 58 70 73 76 61 44 35 41
WIND DIR      NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD      20 20 24 23 21 16 10  9  9  8  9  4  4  5  6  6 10 11 13 13 17 17
WIND GUST        32 34                                              24    27 27
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC CL CL FW FW CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    99 99 89 82 76 57 31  5  5  6  8  4  3  6  9 21 35 46 58 50 45 50
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FLURRIES      IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  3  3  4  4  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT       24 22 40 50 55 46<10<10<10<10 20 26 25 22<10<10<10<10 14 30 32 18
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    36 34 36 31 29 26 17 17 16 13 12  3  5  9  9 11 19 21 21 13 19 28
SMOKE DISP    EX EX EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          WED 04/18/18 THU 04/19/18 FRI 04/20/18 SAT 04/21/18
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       48      67      39      64      41      62      46      58
TEMP          64 48 65 63 47 40 60 62 46 43 60 58 50 46 56 56
DEWPT         47 36 30 30 31 31 31 33 34 35 38 42 41 42 42 43
RH            54 63 27 29 53 70 33 33 63 73 44 55 71 86 59 62
PWIND DIR          SW      NW      NW       N       E      SE      SE       E
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2
POP 12HR           10       5       0       0      10      40      40      40
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-152215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
353 AM CDT SUN APR 15 2018

DATE             SUN 04/15/18            MON 04/16/18            TUE 04/17/18
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                      36          22          55          35          72
TEMP          27 25 29 33 36 34 29 26 24 23 35 46 54 53 44 39 37 36 50 59 71 68
DEWPT         21 19 19 19 20 20 21 21 21 21 22 23 26 26 29 28 30 29 35 40 45 44
MIN/MAX RH                   52          95          33          79          38
RH            78 78 66 56 52 56 72 81 88 92 59 40 34 35 55 64 75 75 56 49 39 42
WIND DIR      NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD      20 20 23 21 21 17 11 10  9  9  9  6  3  4  5  6  9 10 13 12 13 12
WIND GUST        32                                                          23
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)   100100 94 92 91 73 48 19 10  9  6  4  2  4  5  9 25 38 51 60 50 43
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FLURRIES         IS
SNOW           C
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT       19 19 40 48 50 46<10<10<10<10 21 28 30 16<10<10<10<10 11 25 34 23
T WIND DIR    NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
T WIND SPD    37 35 37 33 29 27 19 18 16 14 14  8  3  6 10 12 17 19 24 21 20 24
SMOKE DISP    EX GD EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD


DATE          WED 04/18/18 THU 04/19/18 FRI 04/20/18 SAT 04/21/18
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      35      61      39      59      45      57
TEMP          59 45 61 58 43 36 56 59 44 41 57 56 49 45 54 56
DEWPT         45 35 30 29 30 30 30 31 32 33 36 38 39 40 39 39
RH            60 68 31 33 60 79 37 34 62 73 45 51 68 82 57 53
PWIND DIR          SW      NW      NW       N      NE       E       E       E
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5       0       0       0      20      30      40      30
RAIN SHWRS                               IS    SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-152215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
353 AM CDT SUN APR 15 2018

DATE             SUN 04/15/18            MON 04/16/18            TUE 04/17/18
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                      35          23          53          32          69
TEMP          27 25 29 32 35 33 30 27 25 24 35 45 52 51 42 38 35 33 48 59 68 67
DEWPT         22 19 20 20 21 21 22 22 22 21 23 25 27 28 28 28 29 28 34 39 44 44
MIN/MAX RH                   55          93          36          84          41
RH            81 78 69 61 56 61 72 81 88 88 61 45 38 41 57 67 78 82 58 47 42 43
WIND DIR      NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD      21 20 21 23 20 17 12 11 10 10 11  6  4  4  3  5  8  9 13 12 12 12
WIND GUST        32 32
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)   100100 95 95 94 81 54 24 17 11  7  5  2  3  4  6 18 33 52 61 54 47
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
FLURRIES         IS
SNOW           C
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT       21 22 38 47 51 47<10<10<10<10 24 28 28<10<10<10<10<10 11 26 33 30
T WIND DIR     N NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE
T WIND SPD    37 34 35 32 29 29 20 18 17 16 19  9  4  5  5  9 14 18 23 24 20 25
SMOKE DISP    EX EX EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          WED 04/18/18 THU 04/19/18 FRI 04/20/18 SAT 04/21/18
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      60      35      59      38      58      44      56
TEMP          56 44 58 56 41 36 55 57 43 40 55 56 48 44 52 55
DEWPT         44 35 31 29 29 30 31 32 32 31 36 38 38 39 39 38
RH            64 70 36 35 62 79 40 38 65 70 49 51 68 82 61 53
PWIND DIR          SW      NW      NW      NW      NE       E       E       E
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW SC SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10       0       0       0      20      30      40      30
RAIN SHWRS                               IS    SC SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-152215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
353 AM CDT SUN APR 15 2018

DATE             SUN 04/15/18            MON 04/16/18            TUE 04/17/18
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                      34          23          52          31          66
TEMP          27 26 29 32 34 33 30 27 25 24 34 44 51 50 42 37 34 32 46 57 65 65
DEWPT         22 21 21 20 21 21 22 22 22 21 23 24 27 27 28 28 28 27 34 38 42 42
MIN/MAX RH                   57          91          37          85          42
RH            81 81 72 61 58 61 72 81 88 88 64 45 39 41 57 70 78 81 63 49 43 43
WIND DIR      NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD      21 20 21 21 20 18 14 12 11 10 11  9  5  5  3  5  6  9 13 13 13 13
WIND GUST        31 32 32 31
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)   100100 98 98 96 90 64 30 23 11  8  4  3  3  3  5 13 28 54 61 56 52
POP 12HR                     20           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW           C  S
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2
MIX HGT       21 23 38 48 53 46<10<10<10<10 26 31 29 23<10<10<10<10 12 24 32 31
T WIND DIR    NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE
T WIND SPD    34 35 35 32 29 32 25 24 21 19 19 12  8  4  5 11 12 14 20 21 23 26
SMOKE DISP    EX EX EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          WED 04/18/18 THU 04/19/18 FRI 04/20/18 SAT 04/21/18
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      58      34      57      36      57      43      55
TEMP          56 44 56 54 40 35 53 55 41 37 54 56 47 43 51 55
DEWPT         44 35 31 29 29 30 31 31 31 31 35 37 37 38 38 37
RH            64 70 38 38 64 82 43 40 67 79 48 49 68 82 61 51
PWIND DIR          SW      NW      NW      NW      NE       E       E       E
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10       0       0       0      20      30      40      30
RAIN SHWRS                               IS    SC SC SC SC SC
SNOWSHWRS                                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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