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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
430 AM CDT WED MAY 16 2018

KSZ058-162215-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
430 AM CDT WED MAY 16 2018

DATE             WED 05/16/18            THU 05/17/18            FRI 05/18/18
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          63          84          63          85
TEMP             62 73 78 80 79 70 67 64 64 75 82 84 82 71 67 64 64 76 82 85 83
DEWPT            60 65 64 63 63 62 62 61 61 63 61 61 60 60 60 60 60 63 65 65 65
MIN/MAX RH                   56          92          44          90          52
RH               93 76 62 56 58 76 84 90 90 66 49 46 47 68 78 87 87 64 56 51 55
WIND DIR          N NE NE NE  E NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          3  5  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  6  8  6  6  6  6 10 11 12 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS (%)       64 53 71 60 36 26 35 30 31 30 43 37 18 17 30 29 53 58 67 63 42
POP 12HR                     20          20           5          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS                                  SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                     IS IS                                  SC SC IS IS
LAL               1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3  3
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 23 59 65 49<10<10<10<10 42 72 75 66<10<10<10<10 20 40 55 41
T WIND DIR        N NE NE  E  E NE  E  E NE  E NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE  S SE SE
T WIND SPD        4  8  5  2  2  8  8  6  5  2  3  4 10 13 12 13 13 19  9 18 23
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR GD GD EX EX


DATE          SAT 05/19/18 SUN 05/20/18 MON 05/21/18 TUE 05/22/18
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       67      87      60      77      58      81      61      84
TEMP          71 68 85 83 68 60 73 76 64 59 78 79 67 63 82 81
DEWPT         64 63 64 64 60 57 59 58 56 55 59 57 59 58 64 63
RH            79 84 50 53 76 90 62 54 75 87 52 47 75 84 55 54
PWIND DIR          SE       S      SW      NW       N      NE       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20      20      40      20      20      30      40      40
RAIN SHWRS       IS    IS IS SC IS       IS IS SC IS SC SC SC
TSTMS            IS    IS IS SC IS       IS IS SC IS SC SC SC

$$

KSZ024-162215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
430 AM CDT WED MAY 16 2018

DATE             WED 05/16/18            THU 05/17/18            FRI 05/18/18
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                      82          63          84          62          85
TEMP             62 73 78 81 78 71 66 64 64 75 82 84 82 71 66 63 63 75 82 85 83
DEWPT            59 61 60 60 60 61 59 58 58 59 58 56 57 59 57 57 58 60 62 61 61
MIN/MAX RH                   49          85          38          88          45
RH               90 66 54 49 54 71 78 81 81 58 44 38 43 66 73 81 84 60 51 45 47
WIND DIR          N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  E  E  E  E SE  E SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  8  9  9  8  6  6  6 12 12 14 13
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       52 60 62 52 44 27 18 23 20 16 35 29 18 11 25 18 41 40 67 69 55
POP 12HR                     20          10           5           5          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                IS                                           IS IS IS
TSTMS                     IS                                           IS IS IS
LAL               1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2
HAINES            4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 33 58 62 43<10<10<10<10 33 72 74 64<10<10<10<10 41 49 62 50
T WIND DIR        N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  E SE SE  E SE  E SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        8  6  5  4  4  9  8  8  8  9  8  8 12 14 13 13 13 24 16 21 28
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 05/19/18 SUN 05/20/18 MON 05/21/18 TUE 05/22/18
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      85      59      76      56      80      61      83
TEMP          69 66 83 82 68 59 70 75 62 58 76 78 67 62 79 81
DEWPT         61 61 64 63 58 54 55 55 54 53 55 55 57 57 62 62
RH            76 84 53 53 70 83 59 50 75 83 48 45 70 84 56 53
PWIND DIR          SE       S      SW      NW       N      NE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           30      30      30       5       5      10      30      30
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC IS SC SC IS                   SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS SC IS SC SC IS                   SC SC SC SC

$$

KSZ012-162215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
430 AM CDT WED MAY 16 2018

DATE             WED 05/16/18            THU 05/17/18            FRI 05/18/18
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          85          61          85
TEMP             62 73 78 79 77 69 66 63 63 76 82 85 81 70 65 62 62 76 83 85 82
DEWPT            59 62 62 62 62 61 59 58 58 60 58 56 57 57 57 56 57 60 62 62 62
MIN/MAX RH                   54          87          37          84          46
RH               90 68 58 56 60 76 78 84 84 58 44 37 44 63 75 81 84 58 49 46 51
WIND DIR          N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  E SE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          3  4  4  5  4  4  4  4  4  6  6  8  8  6  6  5  5 12 12 13 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       55 63 59 53 48 22 12 20 15 11 26 21 16  9 22 13 34 32 63 66 59
POP 12HR                     20          10           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   IS
TSTMS                                                                        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  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 33 64 59 46<10<10<10<10 55 77 78 65<10<10<10<10 55 62 71 51
T WIND DIR        N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        4  5  5  5  4  6  6  6  5  9  8  9 12 12 11 11 10 24 14 19 29
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR GD GD EX EX PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 05/19/18 SUN 05/20/18 MON 05/21/18 TUE 05/22/18
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       64      85      59      76      55      79      59      82
TEMP          69 66 83 81 67 59 71 75 62 56 76 77 65 61 79 80
DEWPT         61 61 65 64 58 55 57 56 55 53 57 56 57 56 63 64
RH            76 84 55 56 73 87 61 52 78 90 52 48 75 84 58 58
PWIND DIR          SE       S      SW      NW       N      NE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           40      30      40       5       5       5      20      40
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC SC SC IS                   IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS SC SC SC SC IS                   IS IS SC SC

$$

KSZ012-162215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
430 AM CDT WED MAY 16 2018

DATE             WED 05/16/18            THU 05/17/18            FRI 05/18/18
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          85          60          85
TEMP             60 72 77 80 77 69 65 61 62 75 82 85 81 70 65 62 61 75 83 85 82
DEWPT            59 62 62 61 60 60 58 57 57 59 56 55 56 55 55 56 56 60 61 60 60
MIN/MAX RH                   52          89          36          85          43
RH               96 71 60 52 56 73 78 87 84 58 41 36 42 59 70 81 84 60 47 43 47
WIND DIR          N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE  E SE SE  E SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          3  5  5  6  6  4  3  4  4  6  8  9  8  6  6  6  5 12 12 14 12
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)       61 64 58 53 46 15  9 14 11  7 18 16 11  6 20  9 29 25 57 55 60
POP 12HR                     20          10           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             IS                                                    IS
TSTMS                  IS                                                    IS
LAL               1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  5  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 33 64 62 19<10<10<10<10 54 72 72 48<10<10<10<10 55 65 71 49
T WIND DIR        N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  E SE  E SE SE SE SE SE
T WIND SPD        3  5  5  5  8  9  9  9 10 10  9 10 13 13 12 11 10 21 16 19 28
SMOKE DISP       PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD EX GD PR PR PR PR EX EX EX EX


DATE          SAT 05/19/18 SUN 05/20/18 MON 05/21/18 TUE 05/22/18
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       64      83      58      75      54      78      59      81
TEMP          70 66 81 80 66 58 70 74 62 55 75 76 64 60 77 80
DEWPT         60 61 65 63 59 55 57 56 54 52 56 56 56 56 63 63
RH            71 84 58 56 78 90 63 53 75 90 52 50 75 87 62 56
PWIND DIR          SE       S      SW      NW       N      NE       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           40      50      50       5       5       5      20      40
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC SC SC IS                   IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS 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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