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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
513 AM CDT THU APR 19 2018

KSZ058-192215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
513 AM CDT THU APR 19 2018

DATE             THU 04/19/18            FRI 04/20/18            SAT 04/21/18
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                      58          36          64          44          56
TEMP             34 44 53 58 56 45 41 37 37 51 60 64 61 53 51 46 44 48 55 55 56
DEWPT            30 31 30 31 33 34 34 32 32 35 36 36 37 38 37 37 38 39 41 42 41
MIN/MAX RH                   36          85          35          79          57
RH               85 60 41 36 42 65 76 82 82 54 41 35 41 57 59 71 79 71 59 61 57
WIND DIR         NW  N  N NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE  E  E  E NE
WIND SPD          8 10  9  8  8  6  5  5  6 12 12 13 11  9  8  8  9 10 10 10 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       42 14  8  3  3  1  7  7 18 25 25 38 66 73 84 87 95 96 96 92 96
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          40          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.05        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                                                 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            3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 31 42 45 37<10<10<10<10 31 40 45 43<10<10<10<10 24 43 46 36
T WIND DIR       NW  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE NE NE
T WIND SPD       14 16 11 11 12 13 10 11 13 23 19 21 23 18 14 17 13 16 13 12 20
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR FR PR GD GD GD EX


DATE          SUN 04/22/18 MON 04/23/18 TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18
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      61      43      68      46      67      43      64
TEMP          49 43 55 61 51 44 65 65 52 47 65 62 49 44 61 62
DEWPT         41 39 43 44 44 40 44 45 44 42 46 43 39 37 37 38
RH            74 86 64 53 77 86 46 48 74 83 50 50 68 76 41 41
PWIND DIR          NE      NE      NE       E      SE      NW       N      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40      20       5       0       5      20      20       5
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS                      IS    IS

$$

KSZ024-192215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
513 AM CDT THU APR 19 2018

DATE             THU 04/19/18            FRI 04/20/18            SAT 04/21/18
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                      58          34          62          44          57
TEMP             32 42 51 57 55 44 40 36 36 50 59 62 60 51 49 46 44 47 55 55 57
DEWPT            29 30 29 29 30 31 31 30 30 33 34 34 34 34 34 33 35 35 37 38 37
MIN/MAX RH                   34          86          34          70          48
RH               88 62 42 34 38 60 70 79 79 52 39 35 37 52 56 60 70 63 51 53 47
WIND DIR          N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD          6  8  8  6  8  5  4  5  5 11 12 12 10  9  9  8  8  9  9  9  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       31 23 11  4  3  3  5 14 16 28 34 38 67 73 83 88 90 88 96 93 91
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          30          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                 SC SC IS IS SC SC IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 24 43 47 40<10<10<10<10 30 38 46 41<10<10<10<10<10 55 34 45
T WIND DIR        N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  E  E  E SE SE SE  E  E
T WIND SPD       13 12 10  8 11 11  9 11 11 20 19 19 19 18 18 14 12  8 16  6 13
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR EX FR GD


DATE          SUN 04/22/18 MON 04/23/18 TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18
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      62      43      69      46      65      41      64
TEMP          47 41 58 60 49 45 65 66 52 47 64 60 47 42 60 62
DEWPT         37 37 40 40 41 39 41 42 42 42 44 40 36 35 34 35
RH            68 85 51 47 74 79 41 42 69 83 48 47 65 76 37 36
PWIND DIR          NE      NE       E       E      SE       W      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20       5       0       5      10      20      20       5
RAIN SHWRS    IS                            IS IS IS

$$

KSZ012-192215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
513 AM CDT THU APR 19 2018

DATE             THU 04/19/18            FRI 04/20/18            SAT 04/21/18
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          33          62          43          56
TEMP             31 42 51 57 55 44 39 36 35 51 58 62 59 50 48 45 43 48 54 55 55
DEWPT            30 31 30 30 30 30 31 29 30 33 34 33 34 33 33 32 34 34 37 37 37
MIN/MAX RH                   36          85          34          71          48
RH               96 65 44 35 38 57 73 75 82 50 40 33 39 52 56 60 70 58 52 51 51
WIND DIR          N  N  N NE  E  E SE  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E SE  E  E  E
WIND SPD          8  8  8  6  6  5  4  4  5 10 11 11 10  8  8  8  6  8  9  9  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       35 27 10  6  4  2  4 10 12 25 31 41 68 73 83 84 88 85 94 92 91
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS 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            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 29 43 48 41<10<10<10<10 32 39 47 42<10<10<10<10 13 56 43 36
T WIND DIR        N  N NE NE  E  E SE  E  E SE SE SE SE  E  E  E  E SE SE  E NE
T WIND SPD       14 12 10  8 11 11  9  9 11 19 18 18 19 16 16 16 13  8 12 10 12
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          SUN 04/22/18 MON 04/23/18 TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18
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      63      43      69      45      65      41      63
TEMP          46 41 60 61 49 44 66 65 51 46 64 60 46 42 60 61
DEWPT         37 36 40 40 40 39 42 42 42 41 45 41 37 35 36 37
RH            71 82 47 46 71 82 42 43 71 83 50 49 71 76 41 41
PWIND DIR           E      NE       E       E      SE      NW      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       0       0      10      20      20       5
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS

$$

KSZ012-192215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
513 AM CDT THU APR 19 2018

DATE             THU 04/19/18            FRI 04/20/18            SAT 04/21/18
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                      56          33          62          42          57
TEMP             31 41 50 56 54 43 39 35 34 50 58 61 59 49 48 44 42 49 54 57 56
DEWPT            30 32 30 30 30 30 31 29 29 33 33 32 33 32 33 32 33 34 36 35 36
MIN/MAX RH                   37          85          33          70          44
RH               96 70 46 37 40 60 73 78 82 52 39 33 37 52 56 62 70 56 50 43 47
WIND DIR         NW  N  N NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E SE  E  E  E
WIND SPD          6  8  8  5  6  5  4  4  5 10 11 11 10  6  8  9  6  9  9  9  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      SC SC FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV
CLOUDS (%)       30 26  9  6  5  2  4 12 13 23 28 42 70 72 83 81 87 83 91 91 91
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT          11 31 41 46 41<10<10<10<10 32 40 48 41<10<10<10<10<10 45 52 30
T WIND DIR        N  N  N NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  E  E  E  E SE SE  E NE
T WIND SPD       13 12 10  6 11 11  9  9 11 19 18 18 19 13 16 18 13 13 10 10 14
SMOKE DISP       PR GD GD FR GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD


DATE          SUN 04/22/18 MON 04/23/18 TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18
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      63      43      69      46      65      41      63
TEMP          48 42 60 61 49 45 66 66 52 47 64 60 47 42 59 61
DEWPT         36 36 40 39 40 39 42 42 42 41 44 41 37 35 35 37
RH            63 79 47 44 71 79 42 42 69 79 48 49 68 76 40 41
PWIND DIR           E      NE       E       E       S      NW      NW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       0       0      10      20      20       0
RAIN SHWRS                                     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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