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National Weather Service Topeka KS
345 AM CDT Wed Oct 5 2022

KSZ058-052215-
Flint Hills National Wildlife Refuge (near Hartford)
38.32N  95.94W Elev. 1066 ft
345 AM CDT Wed Oct 5 2022

Date             Wed 10/05/22            Thu 10/06/22            Fri 10/07/22
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                      82          53          81          47          63
TEMP          59 59 67 78 82 72 63 59 55 54 68 78 80 72 64 57 50 47 53 60 62 53
DEWPT         46 46 50 53 50 49 50 51 50 49 55 52 49 49 50 46 42 39 41 39 37 38
MIN/MAX RH                   33          90          34          77          39
RH            62 62 54 42 33 44 62 75 83 83 63 40 34 44 60 67 74 74 64 46 39 57
WIND DIR       S  S NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  N
WIND SPD       2  3  4  6 10  5  3  2  2  3  5  8  9  5 10 10  8  8 10 10 10  6
CLOUDS(CAT)   OV B2 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW CL FW FW SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    89 83 40 16 18 12  4  3  2  2  1  8  4 11  8  5  8 23 30 35 32 43
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0          10
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         6  6  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  6  5  5  5  5
MIX HGT      <10<10<10 47 72 13<10<10<10<10 11 71 77<10<10<10<10<10 21 35 43<10
T WIND DIR     S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  N NE
T WIND SPD     4  3  4 11 16  9  4  4  4  3  5 17 16  8 19 16 13 14 18 16 13 11
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR GD EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR


Date          Sat 10/08/22Sun 10/09/22Mon 10/10/22Tue 10/11/22
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      65      46      74      52      76      55      78
TEMP          47 42 64 59 50 48 72 70 60 53 75 68 62 56 77 69
DEWPT         38 35 36 39 40 41 50 52 51 50 54 54 52 50 54 52
RH            71 76 35 47 68 77 46 53 72 89 48 61 70 80 45 55
PWIND DIR          NE      SE       S       S       S      SW       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR            5       5       5      10      10      20      20      20
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS IS IS IS    IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS       IS

$$

KSZ024-052215-
Potawatomi Indian Reservation
39.33N  95.85W Elev. 1056 ft
345 AM CDT Wed Oct 5 2022

Date             Wed 10/05/22            Thu 10/06/22            Fri 10/07/22
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          54          79          46          58
TEMP          61 57 67 77 79 71 62 59 56 55 68 77 78 70 60 55 49 46 52 56 58 52
DEWPT         49 49 55 54 52 52 53 53 52 52 55 52 50 51 47 42 39 37 39 38 37 37
MIN/MAX RH                   39          95          37          71          45
RH            65 75 65 45 39 51 72 80 86 90 63 42 37 51 62 61 68 71 61 51 45 56
WIND DIR       S NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N
WIND SPD       3  3  6 10 12  5  4  4  3  4  8 10 12 11 10 10  8  8 10 10 10  5
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 B1 FW CL FW FW CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    75 51 16  1  6  7  5  2  5  6  2  7 16 18 16 25 37 46 47 52 48 45
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                             IS IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         6  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4
MIX HGT      <10<10 11 54 65 12<10<10<10<10 12 66 71<10<10<10<10<10 28 39 42<10
T WIND DIR     S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE NE  N NE NE  N  N
T WIND SPD     4  3  8 17 21  6  4  4  4  5  9 17 17 17 18 16 13 11 17 13 12  8
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR


Date          Sat 10/08/22Sun 10/09/22Mon 10/10/22Tue 10/11/22
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       38      64      45      74      50      75      54      76
TEMP          46 38 62 58 50 47 71 69 57 51 73 72 61 55 74 69
DEWPT         36 34 36 39 41 42 50 52 51 50 54 53 53 51 55 54
RH            68 85 38 49 71 83 47 55 80 96 51 51 75 86 51 59
PWIND DIR          NE       S       S      SW       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5      10      20      20
RAIN SHWRS                                        IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                             IS IS    IS

$$

KSZ012-052215-
Kickapoo Indian Reservation
39.69N  95.66W Elev. 1150 ft
345 AM CDT Wed Oct 5 2022

Date             Wed 10/05/22            Thu 10/06/22            Fri 10/07/22
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          52          79          43          58
TEMP          59 55 66 76 77 70 61 58 55 53 68 78 78 67 57 52 45 43 49 54 58 51
DEWPT         49 49 56 56 53 53 54 53 53 52 55 53 53 51 47 41 38 36 39 38 37 37
MIN/MAX RH                   42         100          41          77          46
RH            69 80 70 50 43 55 78 83 93 96 63 42 42 56 69 66 76 76 68 54 45 59
WIND DIR       S NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N
WIND SPD       2  2  6 10 11  4  3  2  2  3  8 10 13 10 10  6  5  5 10  9  9  3
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 SC FW CL FW FW CL CL FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    85 44  9  1 18  6  4  4  9  6  3 11 23 16 22 34 45 45 47 48 45 36
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS IS 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  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 13 55 67 12<10<10<10<10 12 63 61<10<10<10<10<10 28 34 45<10
T WIND DIR     W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE  N  N NE  N  N  N
T WIND SPD     4  3 11 14 21  6  5  4  4  4  8 17 18 16 14 14 12 10 16 13 11  8
SMOKE DISP    PR PR FR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR


Date          Sat 10/08/22Sun 10/09/22Mon 10/10/22Tue 10/11/22
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       34      64      43      72      48      75      52      76
TEMP          41 34 61 56 47 45 69 68 57 49 73 69 59 53 74 69
DEWPT         35 32 36 39 40 40 50 52 51 48 53 53 53 51 55 54
RH            79 92 39 53 76 82 51 57 80 96 49 57 80 93 51 59
PWIND DIR          NE       S       S      SW      SW       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW SC FW SC SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5       0       0       5       5      10      20      20
RAIN SHWRS                                        IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                             IS IS    IS

$$

KSZ012-052215-
Iowa Sac&Fox Indian Reservation
39.98N  95.44W Elev. 965 ft
345 AM CDT Wed Oct 5 2022

Date             Wed 10/05/22            Thu 10/06/22            Fri 10/07/22
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                      77          52          77          41          57
TEMP          61 55 65 74 77 69 61 57 54 53 65 76 75 65 56 50 43 41 47 52 57 50
DEWPT         48 49 55 55 52 53 54 54 53 52 55 53 53 48 45 40 37 36 39 37 35 35
MIN/MAX RH                   42         100          43          82          43
RH            62 80 70 51 42 57 78 90 96 96 70 45 46 54 66 68 79 82 74 56 43 56
WIND DIR       S  W NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N
WIND SPD       3  3  8 10 12  5  4  4  4  4  9 11 14 11 10  9  6  5 10  9 10  4
CLOUDS(CAT)   B2 SC FW CL FW FW FW CL FW FW CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS (%)    71 32  7  1 17  6  8  2  6  6  4 12 22 21 26 35 39 41 45 37 34 30
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS IS 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  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  3
MIX HGT      <10<10 12 52 69 13<10<10<10<10 12 57 57<10<10<10<10<10 26 37 52<10
T WIND DIR    SE  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD     4  4 10 16 19  9  5  4  8  8  9 16 19 16 13 12 10 10 13 11 10  8
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR EX EX PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR


Date          Sat 10/08/22Sun 10/09/22Mon 10/10/22Tue 10/11/22
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       33      63      43      71      46      74      52      74
TEMP          39 33 60 57 46 46 68 68 57 47 72 68 59 53 72 70
DEWPT         34 32 33 37 39 39 49 51 50 47 51 52 52 50 54 54
RH            82 96 36 47 76 76 51 54 77100 48 57 78 89 53 57
PWIND DIR          NE       S       S      SW      SW       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR            5       0       0       0       5      10      20      20
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS IS
TSTMS                                                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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