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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
404 AM CDT SUN MAY 20 2018

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

DATE             SUN 05/20/18            MON 05/21/18            TUE 05/22/18
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                      71          57          80          63          86
TEMP             62 65 68 71 70 64 62 59 57 67 75 79 79 70 67 65 64 77 84 86 84
DEWPT            60 62 64 64 63 61 60 59 57 60 61 61 62 63 62 62 62 66 65 66 65
MIN/MAX RH                   77         100          53          98          50
RH               93 90 87 79 78 90 93100100 78 62 54 56 78 84 90 93 69 53 51 53
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  E SE SE SE SE  S SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          5  6  5  5  5  4  4  5  4  5  3  4  5  5  4  4  3  6  8  8  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       98 96 94 90 92 87 88 74 60 56 41 32 29 32 56 53 44 33 44 40 38
POP 12HR                     50          20           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.17        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC SC IS                                        IS IS
TSTMS            SC SC SC SC                                           IS IS
LAL               4  4  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 13 20 26 22<10<10<10<10 27 35 37 34<10<10<10<10 18 52 61 43
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N NE NW  N  N  N SE  S  S SE SE  S SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       12 10  8  8  8  4  6  9  8  6  1  6  9  8  5  5  4 11  9 11 14
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD


DATE          WED 05/23/18 THU 05/24/18 FRI 05/25/18 SAT 05/26/18
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       66      87      67      88      67      89      65      89
TEMP          71 67 85 83 72 68 85 85 73 69 87 85 71 67 87 84
DEWPT         65 64 67 67 65 66 68 68 66 65 68 67 64 63 66 62
RH            81 90 55 59 79 93 57 57 79 87 53 55 79 87 50 48
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S      SW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      50      20      20      20      20      50      30
RAIN SHWRS          SC SC    IS IS IS    IS    IS SC       SC
TSTMS               SC SC    IS IS IS    IS    IS SC       SC

$$

KSZ024-202215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
404 AM CDT SUN MAY 20 2018

DATE             SUN 05/20/18            MON 05/21/18            TUE 05/22/18
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                      70          55          80          62          86
TEMP             60 65 68 70 69 63 60 57 56 66 74 79 78 68 65 63 63 76 83 86 82
DEWPT            57 58 59 60 59 58 56 55 54 58 57 58 58 60 59 60 60 65 64 64 64
MIN/MAX RH                   69         100          47          95          48
RH               90 78 73 71 70 84 87 93 93 75 55 49 50 76 81 90 90 69 53 48 55
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  W  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6  6  8  6  8  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  4  5  4  4  5  8  8 10  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       94 95 94 88 97 95 98 76 52 39 31 27 27 29 52 51 54 52 54 49 43
POP 12HR                     40          20           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.02           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC SC IS                                  IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS SC SC                                     IS IS IS IS
LAL               3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 15 20 25 19<10<10<10<10 25 36 43 41<10<10<10<10 28 48 55 44
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W SW  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       13  8 11  8 10 11 10 10  9  4  3  5  6 10  8  8  9 11 11 16 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX


DATE          WED 05/23/18 THU 05/24/18 FRI 05/25/18 SAT 05/26/18
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       65      86      67      88      67      89      65      89
TEMP          69 67 84 82 72 68 85 85 71 69 87 85 71 67 87 85
DEWPT         64 64 65 65 64 65 66 66 66 65 66 65 64 62 63 60
RH            84 90 53 56 76 90 53 53 84 87 50 51 79 84 45 43
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SW      SW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      40      30      30      30      20      50      10
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC    SC SC IS IS SC IS IS SC IS
TSTMS               IS SC    SC SC IS IS SC IS IS SC IS

$$

KSZ012-202215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
404 AM CDT SUN MAY 20 2018

DATE             SUN 05/20/18            MON 05/21/18            TUE 05/22/18
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                      70          54          79          60          86
TEMP             59 65 69 70 69 62 59 56 55 65 73 78 77 67 63 61 61 74 82 86 82
DEWPT            57 59 60 61 59 58 56 55 54 58 58 58 59 59 59 59 59 65 65 65 65
MIN/MAX RH                   70         100          49          96          50
RH               93 81 73 73 70 87 90 96 96 78 59 50 54 75 87 93 93 74 56 50 56
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW SW SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6  5  8  6  6  5  5  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  6  8  9  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       93 96 93 89 97 93 97 77 55 39 32 28 25 28 49 50 52 56 54 45 45
POP 12HR                     30          20           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.02           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC SC IS                                  IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS SC IS                                     IS IS IS IS
LAL               3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 19 27 27 23 11<10<10<10 25 39 48 43<10<10<10<10<10 46 55 41
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W SW  S SE SE  S SE  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        9  8 10  9 12 12 10  9  8  5  3  5  5  6  6  5  5 10 11 14 18
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX


DATE          WED 05/23/18 THU 05/24/18 FRI 05/25/18 SAT 05/26/18
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       65      86      67      89      67      89      65      89
TEMP          69 67 84 82 71 68 86 86 72 69 87 84 71 67 87 84
DEWPT         64 64 66 66 65 65 67 67 66 65 67 66 65 62 63 61
RH            84 90 55 58 81 90 53 53 81 87 52 55 81 84 45 46
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SW       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      30      30      20      30      30      40      10
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC    SC IS    IS SC    SC SC
TSTMS               IS SC    SC IS    IS SC    SC SC

$$

KSZ012-202215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
404 AM CDT SUN MAY 20 2018

DATE             SUN 05/20/18            MON 05/21/18            TUE 05/22/18
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                      70          54          79          60          85
TEMP             61 65 68 70 68 62 60 56 55 64 73 78 77 68 63 62 61 73 81 85 81
DEWPT            57 58 59 59 59 57 56 55 54 58 57 57 58 58 58 59 59 64 64 65 64
MIN/MAX RH                   68         100          48          96          51
RH               87 78 73 68 73 84 87 96 96 81 57 48 52 70 84 90 93 73 56 51 56
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          6  5  8  8  8  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  6  9 10  8
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       92 95 91 91 98 92 97 79 61 42 37 28 26 25 47 46 50 57 52 43 45
POP 12HR                     30          20           0          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.02           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC SC IS                                  IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS    IS IS                                     IS IS IS IS
LAL               3  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  2  2
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 20 22 25 22 11<10<10<10 23 39 47 49<10<10<10<10<10 31 37 29
T WIND DIR        N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD       10  8 11 11 13 12 10 10  8  6  5  5  4  9 10 10  9 10 12 14 16
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          WED 05/23/18 THU 05/24/18 FRI 05/25/18 SAT 05/26/18
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       65      86      66      88      67      88      65      87
TEMP          69 67 84 81 71 68 86 85 72 69 86 83 71 66 85 83
DEWPT         63 63 66 66 64 64 67 66 66 65 67 66 65 62 63 61
RH            81 87 55 60 79 87 53 53 81 87 53 57 81 87 48 47
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SW       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      30      20      20      30      40      30      10
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC    IS IS    IS SC    SC SC
TSTMS               IS SC    IS IS    IS SC    SC SC

$$


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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