166  
FNUS83 KTOP 170923  
FWLTOP  
 
FIRE WEATHER POINT PLANNING FORECASTS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS  
423 AM CDT SAT APR 17 2021  
 
KSZ058-172215-  
FLINT HILLS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (NEAR HARTFORD)  
38.32N 95.94W ELEV. 1066 FT  
423 AM CDT SAT APR 17 2021  
 
DATE SAT 04/17/21 SUN 04/18/21 MON 04/19/21  
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 38 61 38 67  
TEMP 39 45 49 53 52 46 44 40 39 50 57 61 59 49 44 41 40 56 63 67 53  
DEWPT 39 41 42 43 43 41 40 39 38 40 38 37 37 35 35 34 34 40 40 37 38  
MIN/MAX RH 63 89 40 83 40  
RH 100 86 77 69 71 83 86 96 96 68 49 41 44 58 70 76 79 55 43 33 57  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW W SW S SW SW SW SW W N  
WIND SPD 8 11 10 10 10 8 5 5 6 9 11 11 5 2 4 4 5 9 10 10 21  
CLOUDS(CAT) OV OV OV B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC  
CLOUDS (%) 100100100 85 90 74 64 69 67 42 56 32 20 3 2 2 2 8 17 34 50  
POP 12HR 20 20 10 0 10  
QPF 12HR 0.01 0 0 0 0.01  
RAIN S S S S S S S  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 3 3 4 4 3 4 4 4 5 5 4 4  
MIX HGT 11 16 26 41 24<10<10<10<10 46 84 82 67<10<10<10<10<10 73 40 24  
T WIND DIR NW NW N N N N NW NW NW NW NW W W SW SW SW SW SW W N N  
T WIND SPD 13 16 14 16 17 12 11 11 11 11 10 11 10 5 8 12 13 14 12 14 25  
SMOKE DISP PR FR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR PR EX GD GD  
 
DATE TUE 04/20/21 WED 04/21/21 THU 04/22/21 FRI 04/23/21  
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 31 45 28 54 35 60 45 62  
TEMP 38 31 37 43 32 28 49 52 40 35 55 58 49 45 59 60  
DEWPT 32 31 30 29 26 25 29 29 30 30 39 42 44 45 49 49  
RH 79100 75 57 78 88 46 41 67 82 55 55 83100 69 67  
PWIND DIR N N NW NW S S S SE  
WIND CHAR 15> <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
POP 12HR 70 50 0 0 10 20 40 40  
RAIN S L  
RAIN SHWRS IS IS SC SC SC SC  
SNOW L C  
SNOWSHWRS IS  
 

 
 
KSZ024-172215-  
POTAWATOMI INDIAN RESERVATION  
39.33N 95.85W ELEV. 1056 FT  
423 AM CDT SAT APR 17 2021  
 
DATE SAT 04/17/21 SUN 04/18/21 MON 04/19/21  
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 38 61 38 59  
TEMP 39 44 52 54 52 45 43 40 39 50 57 60 59 49 44 40 40 55 59 58 47  
DEWPT 38 41 42 42 41 39 38 37 37 38 36 36 36 34 34 34 32 38 38 36 31  
MIN/MAX RH 61 85 40 79 47  
RH 96 89 69 64 66 79 82 89 92 63 45 41 42 56 68 79 73 53 45 44 53  
WIND DIR NW NW NW N NW NW NW NW NW NW W W W SW SW SW SW W NW N N  
WIND SPD 6 10 11 12 10 8 6 6 5 9 10 10 6 5 6 8 6 10 13 19 20  
CLOUDS(CAT) OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 B2  
CLOUDS (%) 100 95 90 87 82 71 70 71 67 45 49 37 17 2 1 3 8 27 46 65 74  
POP 12HR 20 20 10 0 10  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
RAIN S S S S S S C  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 3 4 4 4 5 5 5 3 3  
MIX HGT <10 10 42 58 36<10<10<10<10 46 79 75 63<10<10<10<10 16 25 32 25  
T WIND DIR NW NW N N N N NW NW NW NW NW W W SW SW SW W N N N N  
T WIND SPD 11 14 18 18 18 12 11 11 10 10 12 13 13 10 12 16 16 11 18 20 25  
SMOKE DISP PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD GD GD  
 
DATE TUE 04/20/21 WED 04/21/21 THU 04/22/21 FRI 04/23/21  
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 30 45 28 52 33 60 45 61  
TEMP 34 30 40 43 32 28 47 50 38 33 55 58 49 45 58 59  
DEWPT 30 28 27 28 25 24 27 27 27 29 38 40 42 43 47 46  
RH 85 92 59 55 75 85 45 41 64 85 53 51 77 93 67 62  
PWIND DIR N N NW NW S S S E  
WIND CHAR 15> <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B1 FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
POP 12HR 60 40 5 5 10 20 30 40  
RAIN C C  
RAIN SHWRS IS IS SC SC SC SC  
SNOW C L C  
SNOWSHWRS IS  
 

 
 
KSZ012-172215-  
KICKAPOO INDIAN RESERVATION  
39.69N 95.66W ELEV. 1150 FT  
423 AM CDT SAT APR 17 2021  
 
DATE SAT 04/17/21 SUN 04/18/21 MON 04/19/21  
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 38 60 38 58  
TEMP 40 46 53 55 53 44 42 41 38 50 56 60 58 48 42 40 39 54 58 57 46  
DEWPT 39 43 42 42 40 39 38 37 37 38 36 35 36 35 35 34 33 38 38 34 30  
MIN/MAX RH 59 87 39 80 47  
RH 96 89 66 61 61 82 86 85 96 63 47 39 44 60 76 79 79 54 47 42 53  
WIND DIR NW NW NW N NW NW NW NW NW NW W W W SW SW SW SW NW NW N N  
WIND SPD 6 11 12 13 12 8 6 5 5 8 9 10 6 4 5 5 5 10 13 19 19  
CLOUDS(CAT) OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW CL CL CL FW SC B1 B2 B2  
CLOUDS (%) 100 90 80 79 80 76 75 72 67 41 49 34 17 5 2 4 15 33 55 72 81  
POP 12HR 20 20 10 0 10  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
RAIN S S S S S C  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 3 3 4 4 5 5 4 3 2  
MIX HGT <10 14 46 65 35<10<10<10<10 55 78 76 62<10<10<10<10 19 28 36 25  
T WIND DIR NW N N N N NW NW NW NW NW W W W SW SW SW W N N N N  
T WIND SPD 11 16 19 17 18 13 12 10 9 10 12 14 14 9 12 17 16 16 20 21 25  
SMOKE DISP PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR FR GD EX GD  
 
DATE TUE 04/20/21 WED 04/21/21 THU 04/22/21 FRI 04/23/21  
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 29 45 26 52 31 60 43 61  
TEMP 34 29 40 43 31 26 47 50 36 31 54 58 47 43 57 59  
DEWPT 30 28 27 27 25 25 27 27 27 28 38 40 42 42 47 45  
RH 85 96 59 53 78 96 45 41 69 88 54 51 83 96 69 60  
PWIND DIR N N NW NW SW S S E  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
POP 12HR 60 40 5 5 5 20 30 30  
RAIN C C  
RAIN SHWRS IS IS SC SC SC SC  
SNOW C L C  
SNOWSHWRS IS  
 

 
 
KSZ012-172215-  
IOWA SAC&FOX INDIAN RESERVATION  
39.98N 95.44W ELEV. 965 FT  
423 AM CDT SAT APR 17 2021  
 
DATE SAT 04/17/21 SUN 04/18/21 MON 04/19/21  
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 56 38 60 39 56  
TEMP 41 47 55 56 55 46 42 41 38 49 57 60 58 48 43 42 40 53 55 55 45  
DEWPT 39 43 42 41 40 39 39 37 36 38 36 34 34 35 35 34 33 38 37 34 30  
MIN/MAX RH 56 87 39 79 48  
RH 92 86 61 57 57 76 89 85 92 66 45 37 40 60 73 73 76 57 51 45 55  
WIND DIR NW NW NW N NW NW NW NW NW NW W W W SW SW SW W NW N N N  
WIND SPD 8 11 12 13 11 8 6 6 5 8 9 10 8 5 8 9 6 12 13 18 18  
CLOUDS(CAT) OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW CL CL FW FW SC B1 B2 B2  
CLOUDS (%) 100 88 77 80 82 81 77 72 63 41 45 32 16 4 4 13 21 41 59 76 82  
POP 12HR 30 10 10 0 10  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
RAIN C S S S C  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 3 3 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 5 5 4 3 2  
MIX HGT <10 14 47 66 36<10<10<10<10 54 76 75 48<10<10<10<10 22 32 39 29  
T WIND DIR NW N N N N NW NW NW NW NW W W W SW SW SW W N N N N  
T WIND SPD 10 16 18 17 18 13 12 11 9 10 11 13 14 11 14 18 13 16 18 19 21  
SMOKE DISP PR FR EX EX GD PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX PR PR PR PR GD GD EX GD  
 
DATE TUE 04/20/21 WED 04/21/21 THU 04/22/21 FRI 04/23/21  
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 30 46 28 52 32 60 43 60  
TEMP 33 30 41 44 33 28 47 50 37 32 55 58 47 43 57 58  
DEWPT 30 28 26 27 26 25 27 27 27 28 36 39 42 42 46 45  
RH 89 92 55 51 75 88 45 41 67 85 49 49 83 96 67 62  
PWIND DIR N N NW NW SW S S SE  
WIND CHAR <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15 <15  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B1 SC FW FW SC SC FW SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
POP 12HR 50 30 0 0 5 20 30 30  
RAIN C C  
RAIN SHWRS IS IS SC SC SC SC  
SNOW C C C  
SNOWSHWRS 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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