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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
408 AM CDT MON APR 16 2018

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

DATE             MON 04/16/18            TUE 04/17/18            WED 04/18/18
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                      58          39          77          48          66
TEMP             27 37 49 57 56 45 41 40 40 54 68 76 75 67 63 51 48 55 62 66 60
DEWPT            23 23 24 27 29 31 32 32 33 41 47 50 51 53 50 40 36 33 32 32 32
MIN/MAX RH                   31          81          39          68          28
RH               85 56 37 31 35 58 70 73 76 61 47 40 43 61 62 66 63 43 32 28 35
WIND DIR         NW  N NW  S SE SE SE  E  E SE  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          6  9  4  4  5  5  6  9 11 12 11 13 16 17 19 21 21 24 27 25 18
WIND GUST                                            26 31 35 39 35 36 37 39 28
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       89 35 11 13 16 25 28 32 35 56 42 45 34 41 25 14 22  9 10  6  6
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  2  2  4  4
MIX HGT         <10 20 27 26 22<10<10<10<10 14 26 30<10<10<10 20 28 46 66 81<10
T WIND DIR       NW  N NW  S SE SE  E  E  E SE  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       13 14  4  5  9  9  9 18 21 20 16 19 31 34 33 46 43 44 44 43 27
SMOKE DISP       PR FR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR EX EX EX EX EX PR


DATE          THU 04/19/18 FRI 04/20/18 SAT 04/21/18 SUN 04/22/18
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       38      64      41      62      44      55      42      58
TEMP          45 38 59 61 46 43 60 58 50 44 53 54 46 43 54 57
DEWPT         32 31 32 34 35 35 39 40 42 40 43 42 40 39 41 41
RH            60 76 36 36 65 73 46 51 74 86 69 64 79 86 61 55
PWIND DIR          NW       N       E       E       E       E      NE       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL CL FW FW SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR            0       0       5      10      50      60      50      20
RAIN SHWRS                            IS SC NM NM SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ024-162215-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
408 AM CDT MON APR 16 2018

DATE             MON 04/16/18            TUE 04/17/18            WED 04/18/18
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                      54          33          69          44          61
TEMP             27 35 45 53 52 42 36 35 34 48 58 68 68 61 57 49 44 52 55 61 55
DEWPT            21 22 23 25 26 28 28 29 29 32 38 44 45 45 46 40 34 33 31 32 30
MIN/MAX RH                   32          83          41          74          33
RH               78 59 41 33 36 57 72 78 82 54 47 42 43 56 67 71 68 48 40 33 38
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SW  W  W NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          6  9  5  4  3  4  6  9 10 13 12 12 13 16 16 21 21 24 26 25 19
WIND GUST                                                  27 36 37 37 37 40 31
CLOUDS(CAT)      B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS (%)       85 43  8  8  7 10  8 24 30 52 55 52 27 41 32 40 33 19 28 24 23
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            4  4  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 23 29 26 19<10<10<10<10<10 27 36<10<10<10 12 23 49 61 79 67
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW  W  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  E SE  S  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       12 14  6  2  5  8 12 17 19 25 18 17 23 26 13 37 42 44 44 48 37
SMOKE DISP       PR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD FR PR PR GD EX EX EX EX EX


DATE          THU 04/19/18 FRI 04/20/18 SAT 04/21/18 SUN 04/22/18
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       35      60      38      59      43      54      41      59
TEMP          41 35 55 58 44 39 56 57 48 43 52 53 46 42 55 58
DEWPT         32 30 31 32 33 33 36 37 39 38 39 38 37 38 39 39
RH            70 82 40 37 65 79 47 47 71 82 61 57 71 86 55 49
PWIND DIR          NW       N      NE       E       E       E      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0       0       5      10      50      40      30      20
RAIN SHWRS                            SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-162215-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
408 AM CDT MON APR 16 2018

DATE             MON 04/16/18            TUE 04/17/18            WED 04/18/18
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                      51          31          66          43          58
TEMP             25 34 44 50 49 40 35 33 32 47 58 65 66 60 56 51 43 50 54 58 52
DEWPT            21 23 24 26 28 27 27 28 28 32 36 42 44 45 44 43 35 34 33 32 31
MIN/MAX RH                   39          88          43          78          37
RH               84 64 45 39 44 59 72 82 85 56 44 43 45 58 64 74 73 54 45 37 44
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  N  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  E SE  S  W  W NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          8 10  8  4  3  4  5  6  8 12 13 12 12 14 14 17 21 24 27 25 19
WIND GUST                                               25 31 29 36 41 37 39 31
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 SC FW FW CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       67 48  9  6  3  4  6 17 27 51 56 61 33 49 41 53 37 27 40 36 34
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          20           5
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  4  4  5  5  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  2  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 25 31 31<10<10<10<10<10 11 25 36 24<10<10 11 22 54 61 73 33
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  N  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  E  E SE  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       14 17 10  5  4  5  9 12 16 23 24 17 21 26 19 20 41 46 44 48 28
SMOKE DISP       PR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD FR PR FR EX EX EX EX EX


DATE          THU 04/19/18 FRI 04/20/18 SAT 04/21/18 SUN 04/22/18
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       34      59      36      58      42      55      41      58
TEMP          39 34 54 56 42 37 55 56 48 42 53 54 45 42 55 57
DEWPT         32 30 33 32 33 33 37 37 38 37 39 38 37 37 39 39
RH            76 85 45 40 70 85 51 49 68 82 59 54 73 82 55 51
PWIND DIR          NW       N      NE       E       E       E      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR            0       0       5      10      50      40      30      20
RAIN SHWRS                            SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

KSZ012-162215-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
408 AM CDT MON APR 16 2018

DATE             MON 04/16/18            TUE 04/17/18            WED 04/18/18
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                      50          29          64          42          56
TEMP             26 35 43 49 49 38 34 30 31 46 56 62 63 58 55 49 42 48 52 56 49
DEWPT            22 23 24 27 27 28 28 28 27 32 34 39 41 44 43 42 35 35 33 32 30
MIN/MAX RH                   40          95          42          79          40
RH               85 61 47 42 42 67 78 92 85 58 43 43 44 59 64 77 76 60 48 40 48
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  N NE  E  E  E  E  E SE  E SE SE  W  W NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD         11 11  9  6  4  4  4  6  8 12 13 12 13 14 16 16 21 25 29 25 20
WIND GUST                                                  31 26 35 40    39 31
CLOUDS(CAT)      B1 B1 FW FW CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)       65 56 11  6  1  1  4 13 26 48 55 64 42 54 49 62 43 34 50 48 44
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           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  4  4  5  5  4  4  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2
MIX HGT          10 27 31 31 18<10<10<10<10 11 21 33 27<10<10<10 22 44 58 69 19
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW NW  N NE  E  E  E  E  E SE  E  E SE  W NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD       20 19 11  8  4  8 11 13 13 20 21 19 23 27 28 14 40 44 43 43 27
SMOKE DISP       FR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD FR FR PR EX EX EX EX GD


DATE          THU 04/19/18 FRI 04/20/18 SAT 04/21/18 SUN 04/22/18
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       34      57      36      57      42      55      41      58
TEMP          38 34 53 55 41 37 54 56 47 42 53 54 45 42 55 57
DEWPT         31 30 33 31 32 32 36 36 37 37 38 37 37 37 37 38
RH            76 85 46 40 70 82 50 47 68 82 57 52 73 82 51 49
PWIND DIR          NW       N      NE       E       E       E      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR            0       0       5      10      40      30      30      10
RAIN SHWRS                            SC SC SC SC SC SC 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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