972  
FNUS83 KTOP 161055  
FWLTOP  
 
FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS  
455 AM CST WED JAN 16 2019  
 
KSZ058-162215-  
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)  
38.32N 95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT  
455 AM CST WED JAN 16 2019  
 
DATE WED 01/16/19 THU 01/17/19 FRI 01/18/19  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
CST 3HRLY 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18  
 
MAX/MIN 36 31 40 27 46  
TEMP 32 32 35 36 35 34 33 33 32 32 37 40 35 32 30 28 27 31 40 46 42  
DEWPT 31 30 33 34 33 33 33 32 32 32 34 34 32 32 30 28 27 31 35 38 37  
MIN/MAX RH 90 100 78 100 74  
RH 96 92 92 92 92 96100 96100100 89 79 89100100100100100 82 73 82  
WIND DIR NE NE E E E E NE N NW NW NW NW N N E E E SE SE E NE  
WIND SPD 4 6 6 6 6 6 4 6 8 6 6 6 4 3 4 4 8 10 16 12 13  
CLOUDS(CAT) OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV  
CLOUDS (%) 100100100100100100100100 91 84 56 50 44 42 55 66 66 66 79 88 95  
POP 12HR 40 40 5 0 40  
QPF 12HR 0.01 0.04 0 0 0.01  
DRIZZLE S S C C C C  
FRZG DRZL ?  
RAIN C C D  
OBVIS F+ F+ F+ PF PF PF  
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 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 4  
MIX HGT <10<10 11<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 14 18 14 15 16 15 15 15 19 24 23  
T WIND DIR NE NE E E E E NE N NW NW NW NW NW N E E E SE SE SE E  
T WIND SPD 8 10 10 11 13 10 6 9 11 12 11 11 8 4 4 5 10 14 20 19 19  
SMOKE DISP PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR FR FR GD GD GD  
DENSE FOG Y Y  
WINTER WEATH Y Y Y Y Y Y  
 
DATE SAT 01/19/19 SUN 01/20/19 MON 01/21/19 TUE 01/22/19  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
CST 6HRLY 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18  
 
MIN/MAX TEMP 20 22 5 22 14 38 24 34  
TEMP 33 22 18 13 9 5 15 22 15 19 36 37 31 24 33 31  
DEWPT 32 22 17 13 8 4 7 10 11 14 24 25 27 24 25 22  
RH 96 100 96100 96 95 70 59 84 80 61 61 85 100 72 69  
PWIND DIR N N N E SE S SE N  
WIND CHAR 15> 15> <15 <15 <15 15> 15> 15>  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2  
POP 12HR 90 70 0 0 0 5 30 40  
RAIN D  
SNOW D L C C C C  
 

 
 
KSZ024-162215-  
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION  
39.33N 95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT  
455 AM CST WED JAN 16 2019  
 
DATE WED 01/16/19 THU 01/17/19 FRI 01/18/19  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
CST 3HRLY 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18  
 
MAX/MIN 31 30 35 24 36  
TEMP 28 28 30 31 31 31 31 31 30 30 33 35 29 28 24 27 24 27 32 36 33  
DEWPT 27 27 28 30 30 30 29 30 30 30 31 31 28 28 24 27 24 27 30 31 29  
MIN/MAX RH 92 100 84 100 84  
RH 96 96 92 96 96 96 92 96100100 92 85 96100100100100100 92 82 85  
WIND DIR NE NE E E E E NE N N NW NW NW NW N E E E E SE E NE  
WIND SPD 6 6 5 5 5 5 4 5 4 4 5 5 3 3 3 3 6 10 12 9 14  
CLOUDS(CAT) OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV  
CLOUDS (%) 100100100100100100100100 96 87 78 57 48 50 66 75 77 81 87 94 97  
POP 12HR 40 60 10 0 40  
QPF 12HR 0.01 0.04 0 0 0.02  
FRZG DRZL ? ? C C  
FRZG RAIN S  
RAIN C C D  
SLEET C  
SNOW S L C C C D  
OBVIS F+ F+PF+ PF PF PF  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 5 5 4 4 2 2 2 2 3 3 2 2 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4  
MIX HGT 13 15 16 14<10<10<10<10<10<10 13 14<10 10 15 13<10<10 14 20<10  
T WIND DIR NE E E E E E NE NE N NW NW NW NW N E NE E E SE E NE  
T WIND SPD 11 11 10 9 11 11 9 10 8 9 8 9 6 5 1 5 9 14 18 19 21  
SMOKE DISP PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD PR  
DENSE FOG Y Y  
WINTER WEATH Y Y Y Y Y Y Y  
 
DATE SAT 01/19/19 SUN 01/20/19 MON 01/21/19 TUE 01/22/19  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
CST 6HRLY 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18  
 
MIN/MAX TEMP 17 18 0 17 10 34 20 30  
TEMP 25 20 13 9 4 0 7 17 11 13 28 34 26 20 28 28  
DEWPT 24 18 13 9 4 0 4 8 9 12 21 23 23 20 20 17  
RH 96 92100100100 100 87 67 91 96 75 64 88 100 71 63  
PWIND DIR N N N SE SE SE E N  
WIND CHAR 15> 15> <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2  
POP 12HR 90 60 0 0 0 5 40 30  
FRZG RAIN S  
RAIN D  
SNOW D D L S C C C C  
 

 
 
KSZ012-162215-  
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION  
39.69N 95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT  
455 AM CST WED JAN 16 2019  
 
DATE WED 01/16/19 THU 01/17/19 FRI 01/18/19  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
CST 3HRLY 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18  
 
MAX/MIN 30 28 34 21 34  
TEMP 28 28 29 30 29 30 29 30 28 29 32 34 28 27 22 24 21 26 30 34 30  
DEWPT 27 26 27 28 28 28 28 29 28 29 30 31 28 27 22 24 21 26 29 31 28  
MIN/MAX RH 90 100 89 100 89  
RH 96 92 92 92 96 92 96 96100100 92 89100100100100100100 96 89 92  
WIND DIR NE NE E E E E NE N N N NW NW NW N E E E E E E NE  
WIND SPD 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 3 5 5 3 3 3 3 5 9 11 9 13  
CLOUDS(CAT) OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV  
CLOUDS (%) 100100100100100100100100 97 91 77 61 47 52 70 77 80 83 88 95 97  
POP 12HR 30 50 10 0 40  
QPF 12HR 0.01 0.05 0 0 0.02  
FRZG DRZL ? C S C  
SNOW L C C C C D  
OBVIS FPF+PF+ PF PF PF  
LAL 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 3 3 2 2 3 3 2 2 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4  
MIX HGT 16 16 16 15 15<10<10<10<10<10 14 15<10<10<10<10<10<10<10 22<10  
T WIND DIR NE E E E E E NE NE N N NW NW NW N NE NE E E E E NE  
T WIND SPD 10 10 10 9 10 11 8 6 6 8 6 9 5 6 2 5 8 12 17 17 20  
SMOKE DISP FR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR  
WINTER WEATH Y Y Y Y Y Y Y  
 
DATE SAT 01/19/19 SUN 01/20/19 MON 01/21/19 TUE 01/22/19  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
CST 6HRLY 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18  
 
MIN/MAX TEMP 16 17 -1 15 8 32 18 29  
TEMP 22 18 12 8 2 -1 5 15 9 12 27 31 25 18 28 26  
DEWPT 22 17 12 8 2 -1 4 8 9 11 22 23 23 18 21 18  
RH 100 96100100100 100 95 73100 96 81 72 92 100 75 71  
PWIND DIR N N N E SE SE NE N  
WIND CHAR 15> 15> <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV OV B2 SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2  
POP 12HR 90 50 0 0 5 5 40 40  
SNOW D D C S C C C C  
 

 
 
KSZ012-162215-  
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION  
39.98N 95.44W ELEV. 965 FT  
455 AM CST WED JAN 16 2019  
 
DATE WED 01/16/19 THU 01/17/19 FRI 01/18/19  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
CST 3HRLY 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18  
 
MAX/MIN 30 28 34 21 32  
TEMP 28 27 29 30 29 29 29 30 28 29 31 34 28 27 22 24 21 24 29 32 28  
DEWPT 27 26 27 28 28 28 28 29 28 29 30 31 28 27 22 24 21 24 28 30 28  
MIN/MAX RH 90 100 89 100 91  
RH 96 96 92 92 96 96 96 96100100 96 89100100100100100100 96 92100  
WIND DIR N NE E E E E NE NE N N NW NW NW N E E E E E E NE  
WIND SPD 4 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 5 3 3 3 3 5 9 12 10 12  
CLOUDS(CAT) OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV  
CLOUDS (%) 100100100100100100100100 96 92 80 64 47 54 69 77 81 84 89 95 97  
POP 12HR 30 50 10 0 40  
QPF 12HR 0.01 0.05 0 0 0.02  
FRZG DRZL C C S  
SNOW S C C C C D  
OBVIS FPF+PF+ PF PF PF  
LAL 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 4 4 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4  
MIX HGT 17 17 17 17 16 15<10<10<10<10 15 15<10<10 14 15 12 23 10 12 11  
T WIND DIR NE NE E E E E NE NE N N NW NW NW N NE NE E E E E E  
T WIND SPD 9 10 10 9 11 12 9 8 6 8 5 9 6 6 2 5 8 13 19 17 21  
SMOKE DISP FR FR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR  
WINTER WEATH Y Y Y Y Y Y Y  
 
DATE SAT 01/19/19 SUN 01/20/19 MON 01/21/19 TUE 01/22/19  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
CST 6HRLY 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18  
 
MIN/MAX TEMP 16 18 -1 15 8 30 19 28  
TEMP 22 18 12 9 2 -1 5 15 9 11 25 30 26 19 26 26  
DEWPT 21 17 12 9 2 -1 3 8 9 11 21 23 23 19 21 18  
RH 96 96100100100 100 91 73100 100 84 75 88 100 81 71  
PWIND DIR N N N SW SE SE NE N  
WIND CHAR 15> 15> <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV OV B2 SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2  
POP 12HR 90 50 0 0 5 5 40 40  
SNOW D D C C C C C  
 

 
 
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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