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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
349 AM CDT TUE APR 24 2018

KSZ058-242215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
349 AM CDT TUE APR 24 2018

DATE             TUE 04/24/18            WED 04/25/18            THU 04/26/18
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                      74          50          57          40          66
TEMP          46 44 64 72 73 68 59 56 53 50 54 56 56 56 52 47 44 41 54 63 66 64
DEWPT         38 37 43 38 38 41 44 47 47 46 47 48 47 46 45 42 41 40 46 46 47 45
MIN/MAX RH                   26          87          69          99          48
RH            73 76 46 29 28 37 57 72 80 86 77 74 72 69 77 83 89 96 74 54 50 50
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W  W NW
WIND SPD       3  3  3  8  9  6  9  9 10  8  8  8  8  6  5  4  4  4  4  6  6  8
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL CL FW B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 SC SC SC SC SC SC B2
CLOUDS (%)     3  3  5 24 67 84 75 88 89 97 96 96 96 84 71 44 44 42 33 43 45 75
POP 12HR                     10          60          60          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.12        0.25           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                         NM NM NM NM NM NM IS IS                   SC
TSTMS                                                                        IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         5  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 74 70<10<10<10<10<10 15 22 29 29 11<10<10<10 13 36 50 47
T WIND DIR     N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W NW
T WIND SPD     5  5  5 12 10 11 19 14 16 16 12  8 10 11  9  9  6  8  8  5  6 12
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR EX GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD


DATE          FRI 04/27/18 SAT 04/28/18 SUN 04/29/18 MON 04/30/18
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      65      40      71      47      76      55      77
TEMP          51 43 60 63 45 43 67 68 54 49 72 73 62 56 75 73
DEWPT         44 36 35 36 35 35 40 42 42 41 46 48 48 49 52 52
RH            77 76 39 36 68 73 37 39 64 74 39 41 60 77 45 48
PWIND DIR           N       N      SW       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40       0       0       0       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS
TSTMS         IS

$$

KSZ024-242215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
349 AM CDT TUE APR 24 2018

DATE             TUE 04/24/18            WED 04/25/18            THU 04/26/18
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                      73          48          56          39          66
TEMP          49 46 64 72 72 64 56 53 51 48 49 50 54 56 49 46 41 40 54 64 66 64
DEWPT         35 35 38 37 37 40 46 44 44 44 44 44 43 41 41 39 37 37 44 43 44 42
MIN/MAX RH                   27          89          57          89          43
RH            58 65 38 28 28 41 69 71 77 86 83 80 66 57 74 76 85 89 69 46 45 45
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W SW SW  W NW
WIND SPD       5  5  3  6  8  8  8  9  9  6  9  9  8  6  4  4  3  4  5  8  9 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL FW SC B2 OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)     4  4 14 30 78 92 85 94 95 97 98 95 91 65 46 25 23 34 30 46 64 80
POP 12HR                     20          50          60          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.09        0.25           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   SC    SC SC NM NM SC SC                   IS IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 82 87<10<10<10<10<10 16 10 33<10<10<10<10<10 13 42 50 48
T WIND DIR    NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W SW  W NW
T WIND SPD     9  9  5 11 10 16 17 17 14 11 13 11 11  9 10  9  8  8  5 10 12 18
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR PR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD EX


DATE          FRI 04/27/18 SAT 04/28/18 SUN 04/29/18 MON 04/30/18
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      65      41      72      48      76      57      78
TEMP          50 41 59 63 46 44 67 69 54 50 72 73 62 58 75 76
DEWPT         39 32 31 32 33 34 38 39 40 41 43 45 46 48 51 51
RH            66 70 34 31 60 68 34 33 59 71 35 37 56 69 43 42
PWIND DIR           N       N       W       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    B1 FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20       0       0       0       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    IS

$$

KSZ012-242215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
349 AM CDT TUE APR 24 2018

DATE             TUE 04/24/18            WED 04/25/18            THU 04/26/18
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                      74          47          58          39          67
TEMP          47 44 63 73 74 65 55 53 51 47 48 53 56 58 50 46 42 40 58 65 67 64
DEWPT         34 34 38 37 38 40 46 44 44 44 44 43 43 40 40 38 37 37 44 43 45 42
MIN/MAX RH                   26          91          52          89          43
RH            60 68 39 27 27 40 72 71 77 89 86 69 62 51 68 73 82 89 59 45 45 45
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N NW NW  W  W SW SW  W NW
WIND SPD       4  4  4  8  9 10  6  9  8  6  9  9  9  6  4  3  3  3  5  9 10 11
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL FW SC B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2
CLOUDS (%)     5  4 13 30 70 92 90 94 95 96 97 92 86 57 33 17 14 30 27 46 68 82
POP 12HR                     20          40          50          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.08        0.21           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   SC IS SC SC SC SC SC SC                   IS IS 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  6  6  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 14 82 86<10<10<10<10<10 16 29 42 28<10<10<10<10 30 50 60 51
T WIND DIR     N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N NW NW  W  W SW SW  W NW
T WIND SPD     8  6  6 12 11 17 14 17 14 11 12 10 10  9  8  6  6  5  5 10 13 18
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          FRI 04/27/18 SAT 04/28/18 SUN 04/29/18 MON 04/30/18
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      66      41      73      49      76      57      79
TEMP          51 41 61 63 46 44 69 70 55 51 72 73 62 58 76 76
DEWPT         39 32 32 33 33 34 39 40 40 41 44 45 46 48 52 51
RH            63 70 33 32 60 68 33 33 57 68 37 37 56 69 43 42
PWIND DIR           N       N       W       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    B1 FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20       0       0       0       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    IS

$$

KSZ012-242215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
349 AM CDT TUE APR 24 2018

DATE             TUE 04/24/18            WED 04/25/18            THU 04/26/18
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                      75          47          60          40          68
TEMP          46 42 62 73 74 68 58 54 51 47 49 52 57 59 51 47 43 41 58 65 68 65
DEWPT         33 35 39 35 37 39 43 44 44 42 42 42 42 40 40 38 38 37 44 43 44 41
MIN/MAX RH                   24          85          49          89          41
RH            60 76 43 25 26 34 57 69 77 83 77 69 57 49 66 71 82 85 59 45 42 41
WIND DIR       N NW  N  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W SW  W SW SW  W NW
WIND SPD       3  4  3  8  9  8  6  8  6  8  9  8  8  6  4  3  3  3  5  9 10 12
CLOUDS(CAT)   CL CL FW SC B2 OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC B2 B2
CLOUDS (%)     5  5 10 29 72 93 86 93 93 94 95 88 80 50 25 12 10 28 26 46 71 82
POP 12HR                     20          40          50          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.07        0.16           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC                   IS IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         5  6  6  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 80 87 34<10<10<10<10 14 29 42 41<10<10<10<10 29 49 62 53
T WIND DIR     N  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N  N NE NE  N  N NW  W  W  W SW SW  W NW
T WIND SPD     6  6  4 13 12 20 13 16 13 16 13  9 10  8  8  6  6  8  6 11 14 18
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR FR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          FRI 04/27/18 SAT 04/28/18 SUN 04/29/18 MON 04/30/18
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      65      41      73      49      76      57      78
TEMP          50 41 60 63 47 44 68 70 55 51 72 74 62 58 75 75
DEWPT         39 32 32 33 33 35 39 39 40 41 43 45 47 48 52 51
RH            66 70 35 32 58 70 34 32 57 68 35 35 58 69 45 43
PWIND DIR           N       N       W      SW       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    B1 FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20       0       0       0       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    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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