513  
FNUS83 KTOP 220906  
FWLTOP  
 
FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS  
406 AM CDT MON OCT 22 2018  
 
KSZ058-222230-  
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)  
38.32N 95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT  
406 AM CDT MON OCT 22 2018  
 
DATE MON 10/22/18 TUE 10/23/18 WED 10/24/18  
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 70 44 65 39 59  
TEMP 47 46 55 66 70 60 54 48 46 44 52 62 64 56 48 45 41 39 47 56 59 53  
DEWPT 42 42 45 48 51 51 51 48 46 44 44 44 44 44 42 39 38 36 38 39 40 41  
MIN/MAX RH 49 100 46 95 48  
RH 83 86 69 52 51 72 90100100100 74 52 48 64 80 79 89 89 71 53 49 64  
WIND DIR S S S S S SE SE E NE NE E E E NE E E E E E E E E  
WIND SPD 6 6 10 8 5 5 3 2 3 4 9 9 9 6 6 6 6 5 8 9 8 6  
CLOUDS(CAT) CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW CL FW FW SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B2  
CLOUDS (%) 2 0 0 9 12 10 6 17 28 23 18 10 5 8 15 36 17 41 32 54 51 78  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 0 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS IS  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5  
MIX HGT <10<10<10 18 25<10<10<10<10<10<10 22 23<10<10<10<10<10<10 21 24 17  
T WIND DIR S S S SW S SE SE E NE NE E E E NE E E E E E E E E  
T WIND SPD 13 13 16 12 8 9 6 4 6 9 16 14 13 13 13 13 13 11 14 14 12 14  
SMOKE DISP PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR  
 
DATE THU 10/25/18 FRI 10/26/18 SAT 10/27/18 SUN 10/28/18  
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 42 55 41 62 44 61 41 60  
TEMP 46 43 54 50 47 42 61 57 49 45 60 55 46 42 59 54  
DEWPT 41 41 44 43 42 41 47 47 47 43 42 40 37 36 38 36  
RH 83 93 69 77 83 96 60 69 93 93 51 57 71 79 45 50  
PWIND DIR E SE SE S W NW NW NW  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW  
POP 12HR 50 30 5 5 30 5 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS IS SC SC SC  
 

 
 
KSZ024-222230-  
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION  
39.33N 95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT  
406 AM CDT MON OCT 22 2018  
 
DATE MON 10/22/18 TUE 10/23/18 WED 10/24/18  
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 68 42 62 37 58  
TEMP 50 44 53 64 68 60 53 48 45 42 49 59 62 53 46 42 39 37 45 55 58 52  
DEWPT 42 42 45 47 49 49 46 44 39 37 37 37 38 38 37 37 35 35 36 36 36 38  
MIN/MAX RH 48 100 41 97 44  
RH 74 93 74 54 51 67 77 86 79 82 63 44 41 57 71 82 85 92 70 49 44 59  
WIND DIR S S SW SW NE NE NE NE NE NE E E E NE E E E E E SE SE E  
WIND SPD 5 5 5 1 4 5 5 5 5 6 9 8 9 5 6 5 5 5 8 8 9 6  
CLOUDS(CAT) CL CL CL FW FW FW CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW SC FW SC SC B1 SC B2  
CLOUDS (%) 1 0 0 14 12 9 3 14 11 6 5 5 3 5 10 31 19 42 31 52 48 78  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
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 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5  
MIX HGT <10<10<10 17 21<10<10<10<10<10<10 16 21<10<10<10<10<10 11 21 26 16  
T WIND DIR S S SW N NE NE NE NE NE NE E E NE NE E E E E E E E E  
T WIND SPD 11 9 8 1 6 10 13 14 13 16 16 11 12 12 13 11 12 11 17 12 13 13  
SMOKE DISP PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD FR  
 
DATE THU 10/25/18 FRI 10/26/18 SAT 10/27/18 SUN 10/28/18  
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 42 54 41 62 43 60 41 58  
TEMP 46 43 53 52 46 42 60 58 48 44 59 56 47 42 57 54  
DEWPT 38 39 42 42 41 41 45 46 46 41 41 39 37 36 37 36  
RH 73 86 66 69 83 96 58 64 93 89 51 53 68 79 47 50  
PWIND DIR SE SE SE S W NW NW NW  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW  
POP 12HR 40 40 5 20 30 10 5 0  
RAIN SHWRS SC SC IS IS SC  
 

 
 
KSZ012-222230-  
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION  
39.69N 95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT  
406 AM CDT MON OCT 22 2018  
 
DATE MON 10/22/18 TUE 10/23/18 WED 10/24/18  
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 68 40 61 36 57  
TEMP 50 43 53 64 68 58 51 46 43 40 48 57 61 52 45 41 38 36 45 54 57 51  
DEWPT 43 42 45 48 49 48 44 41 37 36 37 38 38 38 37 36 35 34 36 37 37 38  
MIN/MAX RH 50 100 42 97 47  
RH 77 96 74 56 51 69 77 83 79 85 65 49 42 59 73 82 89 92 70 52 47 61  
WIND DIR S S SW N NE NE NE NE N NE NE E NE E E E E E E SE SE E  
WIND SPD 6 4 5 4 6 4 4 4 4 5 8 6 6 5 5 4 4 4 6 8 8 5  
CLOUDS(CAT) CL CL CL FW FW FW CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC B2  
CLOUDS (%) 1 0 0 10 13 13 4 10 10 4 4 4 3 4 11 23 22 43 31 51 45 78  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
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 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5  
MIX HGT <10<10<10 19 25<10<10<10<10<10<10 18 24<10<10<10<10<10 13 22 27 12  
T WIND DIR S SW SW NE NE NE NE NE NE NE E NE NE E E E E E SE E E E  
T WIND SPD 11 6 8 5 9 10 10 9 9 11 13 9 10 10 11 9 9 9 14 12 12 12  
SMOKE DISP PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR  
 
DATE THU 10/25/18 FRI 10/26/18 SAT 10/27/18 SUN 10/28/18  
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 41 53 41 61 43 59 41 59  
TEMP 45 41 52 51 45 42 59 57 48 44 58 55 47 42 57 54  
DEWPT 38 39 43 42 40 41 46 46 45 41 43 40 38 36 39 37  
RH 76 92 71 71 82 96 62 67 89 89 57 57 71 79 51 52  
PWIND DIR SE SE SE S W NW NW NW  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW  
POP 12HR 30 40 5 30 30 10 5 0  
RAIN SHWRS SC SC IS SC SC IS  
 

 
 
KSZ012-222230-  
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION  
39.98N 95.44W ELEV. 965 FT  
406 AM CDT MON OCT 22 2018  
 
DATE MON 10/22/18 TUE 10/23/18 WED 10/24/18  
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 68 40 60 35 57  
TEMP 49 45 53 64 68 59 51 47 43 40 48 57 60 52 45 41 37 35 45 54 57 50  
DEWPT 43 42 46 48 48 45 43 40 37 36 37 36 36 37 37 36 34 34 36 37 37 38  
MIN/MAX RH 48 100 41 92 47  
RH 80 89 77 56 49 60 74 76 79 85 65 45 41 56 73 82 89 96 70 52 47 63  
WIND DIR SW S SW N NE NE N N N NE NE NE NE E E E E E E SE SE E  
WIND SPD 6 1 4 5 6 5 3 3 4 4 6 6 6 5 5 4 4 4 6 8 8 5  
CLOUDS(CAT) CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B2  
CLOUDS (%) 1 0 0 10 13 14 6 13 10 4 3 4 3 4 10 18 19 43 31 50 42 76  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
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 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5  
MIX HGT <10<10<10 18 25<10<10<10<10<10<10 20 24<10<10<10<10<10 12 24 28<10  
T WIND DIR SW SW SW NE NE NE N N N NE E NE NE E E E E E SE SE SE E  
T WIND SPD 13 4 5 9 10 11 8 6 9 9 12 8 10 10 11 9 9 9 16 12 12 11  
SMOKE DISP PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD PR  
 
DATE THU 10/25/18 FRI 10/26/18 SAT 10/27/18 SUN 10/28/18  
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 41 53 41 60 43 59 41 58  
TEMP 45 41 52 50 46 42 58 56 47 44 58 55 47 42 57 53  
DEWPT 38 39 42 42 41 40 46 46 45 42 43 41 39 37 39 38  
RH 76 92 69 74 83 93 64 69 93 93 57 59 74 82 51 57  
PWIND DIR SE SE SE S W NW NW NW  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC FW FW  
POP 12HR 20 40 5 30 30 10 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS 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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