Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
000
FNUS53 KILX 192023
FWFILX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
323 PM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A STORM SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO WORK ITS WAY THROUGH THE REGION
TONIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL PERSIST INTO PARTS OF MONDAY
FOR THE EASTERN HALF OF THE STATE. WINDS WILL SHIFT INTO THE WEST
AND NORTHWEST AND BECOME RATHER GUSTY AS THE STORM DEPARTS. GUSTY
WESTERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TOMORROW AFTERNOON...GUSTING
IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AT TIMES.  PROHIBITIVELY GUSTY WINDS WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY.

ILZ027>031-036-037-040-041-047-201015-
KNOX-STARK-PEORIA-MARSHALL-WOODFORD-FULTON-TAZEWELL-SCHUYLER-
MASON-CASS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GALESBURG...WYOMING...TOULON...
BRADFORD...PEORIA...HENRY...LACON...TOLUCA...WENONA...EUREKA...
METAMORA...EL PASO...MINONK...GERMANTOWN HILLS...ROANOKE...
CANTON...PEKIN...EAST PEORIA...MORTON...WASHINGTON...RUSHVILLE...
HAVANA...MASON CITY...MANITO...BEARDSTOWN...VIRGINIA
323 PM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           50           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      48 (-6)      60 (-10)     38           62
RH % (24H TREND)      95 (+12)     40 (-8)      78           25
20FT WND AM(MPH)                   NW 16 G27                 W 12 G26
20FT WND PM(MPH)      W  5         W 17 G27     W 10 G21     W 18 G30
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.26         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 9286                      10097
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 52                        53
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 36                      W 40
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 175510                    275258
VENT RATE CATEGORY                 EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

ILZ038-042>046-048>057-061-201015-
MCLEAN-LOGAN-DE WITT-PIATT-CHAMPAIGN-VERMILION-MENARD-SCOTT-
MORGAN-SANGAMON-CHRISTIAN-MACON-MOULTRIE-DOUGLAS-COLES-EDGAR-
SHELBY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BLOOMINGTON...NORMAL...LINCOLN...
CLINTON...FARMER CITY...MONTICELLO...BEMENT...CERRO GORDO...
ATWOOD...CHAMPAIGN...URBANA...DANVILLE...PETERSBURG...ATHENS...
GREENVIEW...TALLULA...WINCHESTER...BLUFFS...JACKSONVILLE...
SPRINGFIELD...TAYLORVILLE...PANA...DECATUR...SULLIVAN...BETHANY...
LOVINGTON...TUSCOLA...ARCOLA...VILLA GROVE...ARTHUR...
CHARLESTON...MATTOON...PARIS...SHELBYVILLE...LAKEWOOD...MOWEAQUA
323 PM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           50           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      50 (-6)      60 (-8)      39           63
RH % (24H TREND)      93 (+8)      43 (-13)     81           27
20FT WND AM(MPH)                   W 15 G26                  W 12 G26
20FT WND PM(MPH)      W  7         W 17 G27     W 11 G20     W 18 G31
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.19         0.04         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            2
PRECIP BEGIN          7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 9223                      10354
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 53                        55
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 35                      W 41
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 170813                    250775
VENT RATE CATEGORY                 EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

ILZ062-063-066>068-071>073-201015-
CUMBERLAND-CLARK-EFFINGHAM-JASPER-CRAWFORD-CLAY-RICHLAND-LAWRENCE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEOGA...GREENUP...TOLEDO...MARSHALL...
CASEY...MARTINSVILLE...EFFINGHAM...NEWTON...ROBINSON...FLORA...
OLNEY...LAWRENCEVILLE...BRIDGEPORT
323 PM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           40           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      54 (-5)      61 (-7)      40           62
RH % (24H TREND)      93 (0)       44 (-7)      81           30
20FT WND AM(MPH)                   W 14 G24                  W 10 G23
20FT WND PM(MPH)      SW  8        W 15 G25     W 10 G17     W 16 G30
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.19         0.06         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            2
PRECIP BEGIN          7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7052                      9377
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 55                        58
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 31                      W 38
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 140089                    120122
VENT RATE CATEGORY                 VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
HAINES INDEX          3            3            5            5

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.