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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
402 AM CDT FRI APR 20 2018

KSZ058-202215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
402 AM CDT FRI APR 20 2018

DATE             FRI 04/20/18            SAT 04/21/18            SUN 04/22/18
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                      64          44          54          43          59
TEMP             38 52 61 64 61 53 51 46 44 46 52 54 54 50 48 46 43 48 58 58 59
DEWPT            32 34 34 34 36 37 37 36 39 41 42 44 44 44 44 43 41 44 45 46 45
MIN/MAX RH                   32          85          66          93          60
RH               79 50 36 32 39 54 59 68 82 83 69 69 69 80 86 89 93 86 62 64 60
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          6 14 14 14 11  8  6  8  8  9  9 10  9  8  6  8  8 11 11 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC SC SC B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       30 50 29 46 82 92100 97 96 99 99 98 98 98 97 94 97 91 89 79 83
POP 12HR                      0          50          70          60          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.12        0.25        0.12           0
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC NM NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC 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  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 32 40 40 41<10<10<10<10 12 21 26 19 11<10<10<10<10 37 30 33
T WIND DIR        E SE SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       13 24 19 25 23 16 13 16 14 11 11 11 16 14 10 11 11 14 17 17 18
SMOKE DISP       PR EX EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          MON 04/23/18 TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18
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      66      45      67      42      62      42      71
TEMP          49 44 62 64 52 46 66 60 48 43 59 60 47 44 67 69
DEWPT         45 42 46 46 45 43 47 42 38 36 37 38 37 37 42 44
RH            86 93 56 52 77 89 50 51 68 76 44 44 68 76 40 40
PWIND DIR          NE      NE       E      NW      NW      NW      NW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       0      20      20       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS

$$

KSZ024-202215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
402 AM CDT FRI APR 20 2018

DATE             FRI 04/20/18            SAT 04/21/18            SUN 04/22/18
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                      62          43          53          42          59
TEMP             37 51 59 62 60 51 49 45 43 46 51 53 53 48 45 44 42 50 57 59 59
DEWPT            30 33 33 33 34 34 33 33 36 39 40 41 41 41 40 40 40 43 41 43 41
MIN/MAX RH                   33          78          62          91          51
RH               75 50 37 33 37 52 54 62 76 76 66 64 64 77 82 86 93 77 55 55 51
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          5 11 12 13  9  6  8  9  8  8  9 10  9  8  6  6  6  9 10 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC SC B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       24 37 47 49 83 91 98 99 95 96 98 98 98 97 95 94 92 89 84 75 83
POP 12HR                      0          30          60          50          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.04        0.16        0.06           0
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC SC SC NM NM SC SC SC SC 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  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 27 38 40 40<10<10<10<10<10 26 28 25<10<10<10<10 11 40 38 39
T WIND DIR        E SE SE SE SE  E  E  E  E NE  E NE  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       10 21 18 23 20 14 16 18 12  9 11 16 17 12 12 11 11 12 16 13 13
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          MON 04/23/18 TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18
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      66      45      65      41      61      41      70
TEMP          49 43 62 64 51 47 64 57 45 42 56 60 47 43 66 68
DEWPT         42 41 43 43 44 42 45 40 36 36 35 37 35 36 39 41
RH            77 93 50 46 77 83 50 53 70 79 45 42 63 76 37 37
PWIND DIR          NE      NE      SE      NW      NW      NW      NW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5      30      20      10       5       5
RAIN SHWRS                         SC IS

$$

KSZ012-202215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
402 AM CDT FRI APR 20 2018

DATE             FRI 04/20/18            SAT 04/21/18            SUN 04/22/18
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          54          42          60
TEMP             36 51 59 63 59 50 48 45 43 48 52 54 53 48 46 45 42 51 57 59 58
DEWPT            30 33 33 33 33 34 32 32 35 37 39 41 40 41 40 40 39 43 41 42 41
MIN/MAX RH                   32          74          60          89          50
RH               79 50 37 32 37 54 54 60 73 65 61 61 61 77 79 82 89 74 55 53 53
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E SE  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          4 12 12 13  9  6  8  9  6  6  9  9  9  6  5  5  5  9  9  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       21 32 42 62 84 91 97 98 94 94 98 98 98 97 95 93 90 85 84 74 80
POP 12HR                      0          30          50          50          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.08        0.03           0
RAIN SHWRS                         IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS 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  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 29 41 47 41<10<10<10<10<10 29 35 24<10<10<10<10 20 40 45 42
T WIND DIR        E SE SE SE SE  E  E  E SE  E  E NE  E NE NE NE NE NE  E  E NE
T WIND SPD        9 23 19 20 19 13 16 18 12  6 11 13 17 10 10 10 10 12 17 11 11
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD


DATE          MON 04/23/18 TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18
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      66      46      66      41      62      40      70
TEMP          48 43 63 63 51 48 65 57 45 42 57 61 46 42 66 67
DEWPT         42 40 44 44 44 42 45 41 36 36 36 37 35 35 41 42
RH            80 89 50 50 77 80 48 55 70 79 45 41 65 76 40 40
PWIND DIR          NE      NE      SE       W      NW       N      NW       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5      30      20      10       5       5
RAIN SHWRS                         SC IS

$$

KSZ012-202215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
402 AM CDT FRI APR 20 2018

DATE             FRI 04/20/18            SAT 04/21/18            SUN 04/22/18
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          42          55          42          59
TEMP             36 51 59 63 59 50 47 44 42 48 52 55 54 49 46 44 43 52 57 59 58
DEWPT            30 33 31 32 33 33 33 32 34 35 38 39 39 40 39 39 38 41 41 42 41
MIN/MAX RH                   31          72          56          86          51
RH               79 50 34 31 37 52 58 62 73 60 59 55 57 71 76 82 82 66 55 53 53
WIND DIR         SE SE SE SE  E  E  E  E SE  E  E  E  E NE  E NE NE NE  E  E NE
WIND SPD          4 10 13 13  9  5  6  8  8  8  8 10  9  6  5  5  6  9  9  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)       18 27 39 63 84 87 95 95 93 92 96 97 98 96 96 91 88 78 84 76 78
POP 12HR                      0          20          40          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS 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  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 28 43 47 42<10<10<10<10<10 33 42 29<10<10<10<10 22 38 49 29
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E SE  E  E  E  E NE  E NE NE NE  E  E NE
T WIND SPD       10 21 19 20 19 12 12 16 16 10 13 14 13 13 11 11 12 12 16 11 11
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR


DATE          MON 04/23/18 TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18
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      67      46      66      41      61      41      69
TEMP          49 44 63 64 51 48 65 57 46 42 56 60 46 43 65 66
DEWPT         41 40 44 43 43 43 45 41 37 36 36 37 36 36 41 41
RH            74 86 50 46 74 83 48 55 71 79 47 42 68 76 41 40
PWIND DIR          NE       E      SE       W      NW       N      NW       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5      30      20      10       5       5
RAIN SHWRS                         SC IS 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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