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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
442 AM CDT SAT MAY 19 2018

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

DATE             SAT 05/19/18            SUN 05/20/18            MON 05/21/18
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                      85          61          76          55          82
TEMP             66 75 82 85 78 69 66 63 61 67 73 76 73 67 60 56 56 68 77 82 79
DEWPT            63 66 68 67 64 63 61 59 58 60 60 60 59 58 56 54 54 58 60 61 61
MIN/MAX RH                   54          91          59          95          49
RH               90 74 63 55 62 81 84 87 90 78 64 58 62 73 87 93 93 70 56 49 54
WIND DIR          E SE SE  S  S  E  W  W NW  W  W  W NW NW  N NW  N NE NW  S SE
WIND SPD          8  9 13 14 12  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  5  5  5  3  4  3  4  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       70 64 43 51 70 87 93 87 81 78 75 70 66 42 47 45 40 32 37 40 31
POP 12HR                     50          50          30          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.27        0.37        0.03           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            SC SC IS SC SC SC SC SC
LAL               3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  4  4  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 26 52<10<10<10<10 11 23 33 51 32 14 12<10<10 20 35 55 46
T WIND DIR        E SE SE  S  S  E SW  W NW  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  N  N  W  W  S
T WIND SPD       14 17 23 26 21 16 16 18 10 14 13 12 10 14 14 12  8  5  6  6  4
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD EX PR PR PR FR PR GD GD GD GD FR FR PR PR PR FR GD FR


DATE          TUE 05/22/18 WED 05/23/18 THU 05/24/18 FRI 05/25/18
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       62      87      66      88      67      88      67      88
TEMP          67 63 84 83 72 67 86 85 73 68 85 85 73 68 86 85
DEWPT         61 61 65 66 65 64 66 66 65 65 68 68 66 65 69 68
RH            81 93 53 57 79 90 51 53 76 90 57 57 79 90 57 57
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20      40      10      40      30      40      20      30
RAIN SHWRS       IS    SC       SC SC IS SC SC IS IS       SC
TSTMS            IS    SC       SC SC IS SC SC IS IS       SC

$$

KSZ024-192215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
442 AM CDT SAT MAY 19 2018

DATE             SAT 05/19/18            SUN 05/20/18            MON 05/21/18
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                      81          60          71          55          80
TEMP             66 71 78 81 76 67 64 62 60 65 69 71 68 63 59 56 56 66 74 79 77
DEWPT            62 63 64 64 63 61 60 59 58 59 59 58 57 55 53 52 52 55 57 59 58
MIN/MAX RH                   55          93          62          91          49
RH               87 76 62 56 64 81 87 90 93 81 70 63 68 75 80 86 86 68 55 50 52
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE  S NE  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW SW SE
WIND SPD          6  9 12 12 11  6  6  6  8  8  8  9  9  6  5  5  4  5  3  4  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B1 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       92 74 58 64 86 90 88 85 80 85 84 76 71 56 57 56 45 30 40 34 32
POP 12HR                     60          60          30          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.33        0.34        0.09           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM SC SC NM NM NM SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            NM SC SC NM NM NM SC SC
LAL               4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10<10 19 59<10<10<10<10<10 17 35 49 35 18 11<10 10 22 34 49 43
T WIND DIR        E  E SE SE  S NE  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  S
T WIND SPD       12 18 24 27 21 13 12 13 16 11  9 14 14 14 11 10  9  6  3  6  2
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR FR FR EX GD FR PR PR PR FR PR FR PR


DATE          TUE 05/22/18 WED 05/23/18 THU 05/24/18 FRI 05/25/18
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       60      86      66      87      66      87      67      86
TEMP          63 61 82 83 71 68 85 83 69 68 84 84 71 69 83 84
DEWPT         60 60 64 63 63 64 65 65 65 65 67 67 65 64 68 66
RH            90 97 55 51 76 87 51 55 87 90 57 57 81 84 61 55
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S      SE       S      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20      30      20      40      40      40      20      40
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS SC    IS SC SC SC SC SC IS    IS IS SC
TSTMS            IS IS SC    IS SC SC SC SC SC IS    IS IS SC

$$

KSZ012-192215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
442 AM CDT SAT MAY 19 2018

DATE             SAT 05/19/18            SUN 05/20/18            MON 05/21/18
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                      81          60          71          54          79
TEMP             65 72 78 81 75 66 63 61 60 66 69 71 68 63 59 56 55 65 73 79 76
DEWPT            62 64 65 65 65 61 60 59 59 60 60 59 57 55 54 52 52 56 58 60 59
MIN/MAX RH                   58          97          63          93          51
RH               90 76 64 58 71 84 90 93 96 81 73 66 68 75 83 86 90 73 59 52 56
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE  E NE NE  E NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SE
WIND SPD          4  8 12 12  8  4  5  6  5  6  8  8  9  6  4  5  4  4  4  3  4
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       92 81 61 74 91 92 90 88 86 89 86 80 77 65 65 62 52 38 43 32 35
POP 12HR                     60          70          30          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.34        0.39        0.14        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS       NM SC SC NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            NM SC SC NM NM NM SC SC
LAL               4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10<10 45 51<10<10<10<10<10 18 29 53 41 19 16 14 12 24 35 49 42
T WIND DIR        E SE SE SE  E NE NE  E  W  W SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SE
T WIND SPD        9 16 21 27 17 10 10 12  6  4  4 11 12 12 10 11  9  9  6  6  2
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR FR FR PR FR FR FR PR


DATE          TUE 05/22/18 WED 05/23/18 THU 05/24/18 FRI 05/25/18
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       60      86      66      87      65      86      65      85
TEMP          63 60 82 82 70 68 85 83 68 68 84 82 70 67 82 83
DEWPT         60 59 66 65 64 63 66 66 65 65 68 68 66 64 68 68
RH            90 96 58 56 81 84 53 57 90 90 59 63 87 90 63 61
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20      20      30      40      50      30      20      40
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS    SC SC SC SC SC SC IS    IS IS SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS    SC SC SC SC SC SC IS    IS IS SC

$$

KSZ012-192215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
442 AM CDT SAT MAY 19 2018

DATE             SAT 05/19/18            SUN 05/20/18            MON 05/21/18
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                      80          61          72          54          78
TEMP             65 72 77 80 73 66 63 61 61 66 70 72 68 63 59 56 55 64 72 78 75
DEWPT            62 63 64 63 64 61 60 60 59 60 60 59 57 56 54 52 52 56 57 58 58
MIN/MAX RH                   56          97          63          93          50
RH               90 73 64 56 73 84 90 97 93 81 71 64 68 78 83 86 90 75 59 50 55
WIND DIR         SE SE  E  E NE  N NE  E  N  N NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  E
WIND SPD          5  6 11 11  9  8  6  8  6  8  8  9 10  8  5  4  4  5  5  4  5
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV B2 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       88 87 64 80 95 94 91 89 88 90 87 83 81 73 71 64 58 49 47 32 38
POP 12HR                     70          70          40          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.33        0.48        0.14        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS            SC SC SC NM NM NM SC SC          IS
LAL               4  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  1  1  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 12 51 50<10<10<10<10<10 16 26 56 13 14 14 16 15 23 32 45 35
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE SE NE NE NE  E NE NE  S SW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  E
T WIND SPD       11 12 19 26 18 12 10 13  5  6  2  8 13 13  8 10 10 10  8  6  2
SMOKE DISP       PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD FR FR PR FR FR FR FR FR PR


DATE          TUE 05/22/18 WED 05/23/18 THU 05/24/18 FRI 05/25/18
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       59      85      65      86      66      85      65      84
TEMP          62 60 82 81 71 66 84 81 69 68 84 81 71 66 82 81
DEWPT         59 58 66 65 63 62 66 66 65 64 67 67 65 64 67 67
RH            90 93 58 58 76 87 55 60 87 87 57 63 81 93 61 63
PWIND DIR           E       S       S       S      SE      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20      20      30      30      40      30      20      40
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS    SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS SC SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS    SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS 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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