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FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
440 AM CDT MON MAY 21 2018

KSZ058-212230-
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)
38.32N  95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT
440 AM CDT MON MAY 21 2018

DATE             MON 05/21/18            TUE 05/22/18            WED 05/23/18
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                      79          62          86          64          87
TEMP             57 65 73 77 78 69 66 63 64 77 83 86 84 72 69 65 65 79 85 87 84
DEWPT            55 58 59 59 60 59 59 58 58 65 65 65 65 64 64 63 63 67 67 65 66
MIN/MAX RH                   51          87          49          97          48
RH               93 78 62 54 54 70 78 84 81 67 55 50 53 76 84 93 93 67 55 48 55
WIND DIR         NW NW  W  W SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  4  6  8  9  9  6  5  5  5  8 10 10 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)      100100 25 10 10  7 16 19 22 11 24 22 22 13 38 36 45 30 62 57 57
POP 12HR                      0           5           5           5          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                             SC SC
TSTMS                                                                  SC SC
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3
HAINES            5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 19 32 36 33<10<10<10<10 21 39 49 38<10<10<10<10 37 60 60 49
T WIND DIR       NW NW  W  W  S SE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       10 10  5  4  3  8  6  6  5  9  9 11 14 10  8  8  8 12 14 14 20
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          THU 05/24/18 FRI 05/25/18 SAT 05/26/18 SUN 05/27/18
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       67      87      67      88      66      89      64      88
TEMP          71 67 85 84 71 69 86 85 71 68 87 85 70 65 85 84
DEWPT         66 65 68 68 66 66 70 68 65 64 66 64 62 59 62 60
RH            84 93 57 59 84 90 59 57 81 87 50 50 76 81 46 44
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SW      NW      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20      20      20      40      50      20       5       5
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS    IS
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS    IS

$$

KSZ024-212230-
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION
39.33N  95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT
440 AM CDT MON MAY 21 2018

DATE             MON 05/21/18            TUE 05/22/18            WED 05/23/18
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                      78          61          87          64          88
TEMP             56 64 71 76 77 68 64 62 63 76 84 87 84 73 69 65 66 79 86 88 84
DEWPT            54 56 56 56 56 57 57 57 58 63 63 62 63 63 62 62 62 65 64 63 64
MIN/MAX RH                   47          90          43          92          44
RH               93 75 59 50 48 68 78 84 84 64 49 43 49 71 78 90 87 62 48 43 51
WIND DIR         NW NW  W  W SW SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  6  9 10 10  8  6  5  6  9 11 11 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)      100100 48 20 14 10 20 29 41 26 24 29 22 25 42 33 47 30 63 63 62
POP 12HR                      0          10          10           5          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                                                             SC SC
TSTMS                                                                  SC SC
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3
HAINES            2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 20 36 42 37<10<10<10<10 20 57 55 44<10<10<10<10 34 64 60 47
T WIND DIR       NW NW  W  W SW SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       11 10  8  6  3  8  9  8  8 10  9 13 17 16 12 11 11 13 17 18 24
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          THU 05/24/18 FRI 05/25/18 SAT 05/26/18 SUN 05/27/18
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       67      88      67      89      65      88      63      87
TEMP          71 68 85 84 71 69 87 86 71 67 86 84 69 65 84 84
DEWPT         65 65 65 66 65 65 68 66 65 63 63 60 59 59 60 59
RH            81 90 51 55 81 87 53 51 81 87 46 44 70 81 44 43
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SW      NW      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      20      30      40      40      10       5      10
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS               IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS

$$

KSZ012-212230-
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION
39.69N  95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT
440 AM CDT MON MAY 21 2018

DATE             MON 05/21/18            TUE 05/22/18            WED 05/23/18
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                      78          61          87          65          88
TEMP             56 63 72 77 77 68 64 61 63 76 83 87 83 73 69 66 66 80 86 88 84
DEWPT            55 57 58 57 58 58 57 57 58 63 64 64 64 63 63 62 63 66 66 64 66
MIN/MAX RH                   48          91          46          92          45
RH               96 81 61 50 52 70 78 87 84 64 53 46 53 71 81 87 90 62 51 45 55
WIND DIR         NW NW  W  W SW SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  5  5  5  3  3  4  4  4  8  9 10  9  6  6  5  5  9 10 11  9
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)      100100 77 26 16 10 23 32 47 35 25 28 22 25 42 31 46 29 59 60 63
POP 12HR                      0          10          10           5          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                             SC SC
TSTMS                                                                  SC SC
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3
HAINES            2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 23 33 44 40<10<10<10<10 23 61 60 40<10<10<10<10 35 69 66 47
T WIND DIR       NW NW NW  W SW SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD        9 10  8  6  3  5  6  6  5 10  9 12 17 11 10  8  9 13 17 18 21
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          THU 05/24/18 FRI 05/25/18 SAT 05/26/18 SUN 05/27/18
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       67      88      67      88      65      88      64      87
TEMP          71 68 86 84 71 69 85 85 71 67 86 84 69 65 84 83
DEWPT         65 65 67 67 66 65 69 67 65 63 64 62 60 59 62 60
RH            81 90 53 57 84 87 59 55 81 87 48 48 73 81 48 46
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SW      NW      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      20      30      40      40      10       5       5
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS               IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS

$$

KSZ012-212230-
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION
39.98N  95.44W ELEV. 965 FT
440 AM CDT MON MAY 21 2018

DATE             MON 05/21/18            TUE 05/22/18            WED 05/23/18
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                      78          60          86          64          88
TEMP             55 62 71 77 76 68 64 61 63 76 84 86 84 73 68 65 66 78 85 88 83
DEWPT            55 57 58 57 57 58 57 57 58 63 63 63 63 63 63 62 63 65 66 63 65
MIN/MAX RH                   48          92          46          93          44
RH              100 84 63 50 52 70 78 87 84 64 49 46 49 71 84 90 90 64 53 43 55
WIND DIR         NW NW  W  W  W SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          5  6  6  5  4  3  4  4  4  6  9 10 10  8  6  6  5  9 10 11 10
CLOUDS(CAT)      OV OV OV SC FW FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS (%)      100100 93 27 19 14 25 42 51 42 29 29 23 21 42 29 44 27 55 57 62
POP 12HR                      0          10          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                             IS IS
TSTMS                                                                  IS IS
OBVIS            PF
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3
HAINES            2  2  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIX HGT         <10 16 32 42 39<10<10<10<10 27 66 64 27<10<10<10<10 36 68 70 40
T WIND DIR        W  W  W  W  W SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
T WIND SPD       10 11  8  8  3  6  9 10 10 10  9 13 17 14 13 13 11 13 16 18 21
SMOKE DISP       PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX


DATE          THU 05/24/18 FRI 05/25/18 SAT 05/26/18 SUN 05/27/18
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       68      87      67      88      65      87      63      86
TEMP          72 69 86 83 71 69 85 85 71 67 85 83 69 64 83 83
DEWPT         65 65 67 67 66 65 68 67 65 63 64 61 60 59 61 60
RH            79 87 53 59 84 87 57 55 81 87 50 47 73 84 47 46
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SW      NW      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      20      30      40      40       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS          IS    IS SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS               IS    IS 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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