583  
FNUS83 KTOP 210939  
FWLTOP  
 
FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS  
439 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
KSZ058-212215-  
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)  
38.32N 95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT  
439 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
DATE SAT 04/21/18 SUN 04/22/18 MON 04/23/18  
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 53 45 58 45 67  
TEMP 47 47 51 53 52 49 48 46 45 50 55 58 58 54 50 48 46 58 64 67 62  
DEWPT 38 40 42 44 45 45 44 45 42 46 47 49 48 48 46 44 43 47 46 47 46  
MIN/MAX RH 56 96 69 93 49  
RH 71 76 71 71 77 86 86 96 89 86 74 72 69 80 86 86 89 67 52 49 56  
WIND DIR E E NE NE NE N N N N N NE N NE N N N N NE NE NE NE  
WIND SPD 8 8 9 10 9 8 6 8 9 10 11 11 9 6 5 6 6 9 9 9 6  
CLOUDS(CAT) OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC  
CLOUDS (%) 95100100100100100100 99 98 97 92 90 80 78 75 68 64 52 52 49 49  
POP 12HR 80 70 30 20 5  
QPF 12HR 0.37 0.21 0.02 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS O O NM NM NM NM NM SC SC SC SC SC IS IS  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4  
MIX HGT <10 12 18 21 20 11<10<10<10<10 24 27 18<10<10<10<10 14 61 66<10  
T WIND DIR E E NE NE NE N N N N N NE NE N N N N N N N NE NE  
T WIND SPD 12 8 9 12 10 13 10 11 12 13 14 13 14 11 10 12 12 16 18 14 11  
SMOKE DISP PR PR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR  
 
DATE TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18 FRI 04/27/18  
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 44 67 42 61 42 68 41 66  
TEMP 50 44 65 60 48 43 58 60 48 44 66 62 47 42 62 63  
DEWPT 45 42 47 45 43 39 42 41 40 38 43 41 39 36 37 37  
RH 83 93 52 58 83 86 55 49 74 79 43 46 74 79 39 38  
PWIND DIR NE N NW NW NW W NW NW  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 0 20 30 20 5 20 10 0  
RAIN SHWRS IS IS SC IS IS  
 

 
 
KSZ024-212215-  
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION  
39.33N 95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT  
439 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
DATE SAT 04/21/18 SUN 04/22/18 MON 04/23/18  
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 54 44 60 44 67  
TEMP 45 46 51 53 53 49 47 46 44 50 56 60 58 53 49 47 45 57 63 67 62  
DEWPT 36 38 39 40 41 41 42 42 40 43 43 44 43 42 42 40 41 43 43 43 42  
MIN/MAX RH 53 89 56 87 42  
RH 70 73 63 61 64 74 83 86 86 77 62 55 57 66 77 76 86 59 48 42 48  
WIND DIR E E E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE N N N NE NE NE E  
WIND SPD 6 6 9 10 9 8 8 8 8 9 10 10 9 6 5 6 5 8 8 8 6  
CLOUDS(CAT) OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC  
CLOUDS (%) 94100100100100100100 96 91 93 86 80 77 67 65 59 57 53 49 46 46  
POP 12HR 70 50 30 10 5  
QPF 12HR 0.12 0.07 0.01 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS NM NM NM SC SC 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 4 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4  
MIX HGT <10<10 19 20<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 34<10<10<10<10<10 19 64 72<10  
T WIND DIR E E NE NE N N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE N N N N NE NE NE  
T WIND SPD 12 8 5 11 12 11 11 13 13 13 17 14 14 12 11 12 12 16 16 13 11  
SMOKE DISP PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX PR  
 
DATE TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18 FRI 04/27/18  
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 44 64 42 61 41 66 41 65  
TEMP 50 45 62 59 45 43 53 61 46 43 63 62 48 42 60 63  
DEWPT 42 41 45 42 41 39 39 38 38 36 40 38 38 34 34 34  
RH 74 86 54 53 86 86 59 42 73 76 43 41 68 73 37 34  
PWIND DIR NE NW NW N W NW NW NW  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 0 20 30 20 0 20 5 0  
RAIN SHWRS IS IS IS SC IS IS  
 

 
 
KSZ012-212215-  
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION  
39.69N 95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT  
439 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
DATE SAT 04/21/18 SUN 04/22/18 MON 04/23/18  
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 55 43 61 43 68  
TEMP 45 48 53 55 54 49 47 45 43 50 57 61 58 53 48 45 45 59 64 68 62  
DEWPT 33 36 38 39 39 40 41 41 39 42 43 44 42 41 41 40 41 43 43 43 42  
MIN/MAX RH 50 88 53 89 40  
RH 62 63 57 55 57 71 79 86 86 74 59 53 55 64 77 82 86 55 46 40 48  
WIND DIR E E E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE N N NE NE NE E  
WIND SPD 6 6 9 10 8 6 6 6 6 9 9 10 8 5 4 5 4 6 8 8 6  
CLOUDS(CAT) OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC  
CLOUDS (%) 93100100100100100100 97 88 91 81 79 74 65 63 55 55 52 49 45 45  
POP 12HR 60 40 30 10 5  
QPF 12HR 0.07 0.02 0 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS SC NM SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4  
MIX HGT <10<10 27 30<10<10<10<10<10 11 26 48<10<10<10<10<10 20 67 73 20  
T WIND DIR E E E NE N NE NE NE NE NE NE E NE NE N N N N NE NE NE  
T WIND SPD 11 9 5 11 10 11 12 12 12 14 13 13 13 11 10 11 10 14 14 13 12  
SMOKE DISP PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR EX EX FR  
 
DATE TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18 FRI 04/27/18  
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 44 64 42 60 41 66 40 64  
TEMP 50 45 62 59 46 43 54 59 45 43 63 62 48 41 60 62  
DEWPT 42 41 46 42 40 38 39 39 37 36 41 40 38 34 35 35  
RH 74 86 56 53 79 82 57 47 73 76 44 44 68 76 39 36  
PWIND DIR NE NW NW N NW NW NW NW  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 0 30 30 20 0 20 5 0  
RAIN SHWRS IS SC IS SC IS IS  
 

 
 
KSZ012-212215-  
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION  
39.98N 95.44W ELEV. 965 FT  
439 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
DATE SAT 04/21/18 SUN 04/22/18 MON 04/23/18  
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 57 43 63 43 69  
TEMP 45 49 54 57 55 51 48 46 43 52 57 63 60 53 50 46 44 59 64 69 62  
DEWPT 32 34 37 38 39 39 39 39 39 41 42 43 42 41 41 40 41 43 42 42 42  
MIN/MAX RH 48 85 47 88 38  
RH 60 56 52 49 55 63 71 76 86 66 57 48 51 64 71 79 89 55 45 37 48  
WIND DIR E E E E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE E  
WIND SPD 8 8 8 10 8 8 8 8 8 8 10 10 8 5 4 4 5 6 8 8 6  
CLOUDS(CAT) OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS (%) 92100100100100100100 96 86 88 79 78 72 63 62 53 53 49 49 44 45  
POP 12HR 40 40 20 10 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS SC SC SC SC IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS  
SPRINKLES  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4  
MIX HGT <10<10 13 39<10<10<10<10<10 14 43 54 49<10<10<10<10 17 68 72 44  
T WIND DIR E E E E NE NE NE NE NE E E E E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  
T WIND SPD 16 11 10 12 16 16 16 16 14 13 13 13 17 11 9 10 10 12 14 13 12  
SMOKE DISP PR PR PR GD PR PR PR PR PR FR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR FR EX EX GD  
 
DATE TUE 04/24/18 WED 04/25/18 THU 04/26/18 FRI 04/27/18  
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 45 64 41 60 41 66 40 64  
TEMP 51 46 63 58 46 41 53 59 45 43 63 63 48 41 59 62  
DEWPT 42 42 45 42 40 38 39 38 38 37 42 40 38 34 35 35  
RH 71 86 52 55 79 89 59 45 76 79 46 43 68 76 40 36  
PWIND DIR E NW NW N W NW NW NW  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 0 30 30 20 0 20 5 0  
RAIN SHWRS IS SC IS SC 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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