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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
439 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018

KSZ058-212215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
439 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018

DATE             SAT 04/21/18            SUN 04/22/18            MON 04/23/18
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                      53          45          58          45          67
TEMP             47 47 51 53 52 49 48 46 45 50 55 58 58 54 50 48 46 58 64 67 62
DEWPT            38 40 42 44 45 45 44 45 42 46 47 49 48 48 46 44 43 47 46 47 46
MIN/MAX RH                   56          96          69          93          49
RH               71 76 71 71 77 86 86 96 89 86 74 72 69 80 86 86 89 67 52 49 56
WIND DIR          E  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE  N NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          8  8  9 10  9  8  6  8  9 10 11 11  9  6  5  6  6  9  9  9  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       95100100100100100100 99 98 97 92 90 80 78 75 68 64 52 52 49 49
POP 12HR                     80          70          30          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.37        0.21        0.02           0           0
RAIN SHWRS        O  O NM NM NM NM NM SC 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            2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 12 18 21 20 11<10<10<10<10 24 27 18<10<10<10<10 14 61 66<10
T WIND DIR        E  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE
T WIND SPD       12  8  9 12 10 13 10 11 12 13 14 13 14 11 10 12 12 16 18 14 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR


DATE          TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18 FRI 04/27/18
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      67      42      61      42      68      41      66
TEMP          50 44 65 60 48 43 58 60 48 44 66 62 47 42 62 63
DEWPT         45 42 47 45 43 39 42 41 40 38 43 41 39 36 37 37
RH            83 93 52 58 83 86 55 49 74 79 43 46 74 79 39 38
PWIND DIR          NE       N      NW      NW      NW       W      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0      20      30      20       5      20      10       0
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS SC    IS          IS

$$

KSZ024-212215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
439 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018

DATE             SAT 04/21/18            SUN 04/22/18            MON 04/23/18
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                      54          44          60          44          67
TEMP             45 46 51 53 53 49 47 46 44 50 56 60 58 53 49 47 45 57 63 67 62
DEWPT            36 38 39 40 41 41 42 42 40 43 43 44 43 42 42 40 41 43 43 43 42
MIN/MAX RH                   53          89          56          87          42
RH               70 73 63 61 64 74 83 86 86 77 62 55 57 66 77 76 86 59 48 42 48
WIND DIR          E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE NE  E
WIND SPD          6  6  9 10  9  8  8  8  8  9 10 10  9  6  5  6  5  8  8  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       94100100100100100100 96 91 93 86 80 77 67 65 59 57 53 49 46 46
POP 12HR                     70          50          30          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.07        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC 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  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 19 20<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 34<10<10<10<10<10 19 64 72<10
T WIND DIR        E  E NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       12  8  5 11 12 11 11 13 13 13 17 14 14 12 11 12 12 16 16 13 11
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR


DATE          TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18 FRI 04/27/18
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      64      42      61      41      66      41      65
TEMP          50 45 62 59 45 43 53 61 46 43 63 62 48 42 60 63
DEWPT         42 41 45 42 41 39 39 38 38 36 40 38 38 34 34 34
RH            74 86 54 53 86 86 59 42 73 76 43 41 68 73 37 34
PWIND DIR          NE      NW      NW       N       W      NW      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0      20      30      20       0      20       5       0
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS IS SC IS             IS

$$

KSZ012-212215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
439 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018

DATE             SAT 04/21/18            SUN 04/22/18            MON 04/23/18
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                      55          43          61          43          68
TEMP             45 48 53 55 54 49 47 45 43 50 57 61 58 53 48 45 45 59 64 68 62
DEWPT            33 36 38 39 39 40 41 41 39 42 43 44 42 41 41 40 41 43 43 43 42
MIN/MAX RH                   50          88          53          89          40
RH               62 63 57 55 57 71 79 86 86 74 59 53 55 64 77 82 86 55 46 40 48
WIND DIR          E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE  E
WIND SPD          6  6  9 10  8  6  6  6  6  9  9 10  8  5  4  5  4  6  8  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       93100100100100100100 97 88 91 81 79 74 65 63 55 55 52 49 45 45
POP 12HR                     60          40          30          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.07        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC NM SC SC SC SC 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  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 27 30<10<10<10<10<10 11 26 48<10<10<10<10<10 20 67 73 20
T WIND DIR        E  E  E NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E NE NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       11  9  5 11 10 11 12 12 12 14 13 13 13 11 10 11 10 14 14 13 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX FR


DATE          TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18 FRI 04/27/18
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      64      42      60      41      66      40      64
TEMP          50 45 62 59 46 43 54 59 45 43 63 62 48 41 60 62
DEWPT         42 41 46 42 40 38 39 39 37 36 41 40 38 34 35 35
RH            74 86 56 53 79 82 57 47 73 76 44 44 68 76 39 36
PWIND DIR          NE      NW      NW       N      NW      NW      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0      30      30      20       0      20       5       0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC IS SC IS             IS

$$

KSZ012-212215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
439 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018

DATE             SAT 04/21/18            SUN 04/22/18            MON 04/23/18
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                      57          43          63          43          69
TEMP             45 49 54 57 55 51 48 46 43 52 57 63 60 53 50 46 44 59 64 69 62
DEWPT            32 34 37 38 39 39 39 39 39 41 42 43 42 41 41 40 41 43 42 42 42
MIN/MAX RH                   48          85          47          88          38
RH               60 56 52 49 55 63 71 76 86 66 57 48 51 64 71 79 89 55 45 37 48
WIND DIR          E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E
WIND SPD          8  8  8 10  8  8  8  8  8  8 10 10  8  5  4  4  5  6  8  8  6
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       92100100100100100100 96 86 88 79 78 72 63 62 53 53 49 49 44 45
POP 12HR                     40          40          20          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC SC IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS
SPRINKLES
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  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 13 39<10<10<10<10<10 14 43 54 49<10<10<10<10 17 68 72 44
T WIND DIR        E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
T WIND SPD       16 11 10 12 16 16 16 16 14 13 13 13 17 11  9 10 10 12 14 13 12
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD


DATE          TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18 FRI 04/27/18
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      64      41      60      41      66      40      64
TEMP          51 46 63 58 46 41 53 59 45 43 63 63 48 41 59 62
DEWPT         42 42 45 42 40 38 39 38 38 37 42 40 38 34 35 35
RH            71 86 52 55 79 89 59 45 76 79 46 43 68 76 40 36
PWIND DIR           E      NW      NW       N       W      NW      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0      30      30      20       0      20       5       0
RAIN SHWRS          IS SC IS 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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