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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ILLINOIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
258 PM CDT THU APR 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...

AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE OVER CENTRAL INDIANA THIS AFTERNOON WILL
TRACK SOUTHEAST ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY THIS EVENING AND INTO NORTH
CAROLINA BY DAWN FRIDAY. ISOLATED SHOWERS WILL STAY SOUTHEAST OF
ILLINOIS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING WITH CLOUDS AND BREEZY NORTH
WINDS DIMINISHING AFTER SUNSET THIS EVENING. VENT RATES WILL BE
GOOD TO EXCELLENT AGAIN THIS AFTERNOON WITH DEEPER MIXING AND
INCREASING TRANSPORT WINDS FROM THE NORTH. FAIR TO POOR VENT RATES
ARE EXPECTED ON FRIDAY UNDER NEARLY FULL SUN AND LIGHTER NORTH WINDS.
FAIR TO GOOD VENT RATES ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY AS WINDS BECOME
SOUTHWEST NEAR 10 MPH OR LESS.


ILZ027>031-036>038-011015-
KNOX-STARK-PEORIA-MARSHALL-WOODFORD-FULTON-TAZEWELL-MCLEAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GALESBURG...TOULON...PEORIA...LACON...
EUREKA...CANTON...PEKIN...BLOOMINGTON...NORMAL
258 PM CDT THU APR 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      38 (-5)      70 (+7)      48           75
RH % (24H TREND)      93 (+9)      33 (0)       82           34
20FT WND AM(MPH)                   LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND PM(MPH)      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5722                      7808
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 61                        66
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  5                     SW 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 39075                     84088
VENT RATE CATEGORY                 POOR                      GOOD
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

ILZ040>042-047>052-011015-
SCHUYLER-MASON-LOGAN-CASS-MENARD-SCOTT-MORGAN-SANGAMON-CHRISTIAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUSHVILLE...HAVANA...LINCOLN...
BEARDSTOWN...PETERSBURG...WINCHESTER...JACKSONVILLE...
SPRINGFIELD...TAYLORVILLE
258 PM CDT THU APR 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      38 (-9)      70 (+4)      48           75
RH % (24H TREND)      91 (+7)      32 (+2)      81           33
20FT WND AM(MPH)                   LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND PM(MPH)      NE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5863                      7267
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 61                        67
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  3                      SW  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 33712                     75213
VENT RATE CATEGORY                 POOR                      FAIR
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

ILZ043>046-053>057-061-011015-
DE WITT-PIATT-CHAMPAIGN-VERMILION-MACON-MOULTRIE-DOUGLAS-COLES-
EDGAR-SHELBY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLINTON...MONTICELLO...CHAMPAIGN...
URBANA...DANVILLE...DECATUR...SULLIVAN...TUSCOLA...CHARLESTON...
MATTOON...PARIS...SHELBYVILLE
258 PM CDT THU APR 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      38 (-7)      70 (+9)      47           75
RH % (24H TREND)      93 (+6)      35 (-2)      89           33
20FT WND AM(MPH)                   N  6                      LGT/VAR
20FT WND PM(MPH)      N  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5941                      7944
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 62                        67
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  7                      SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 60018                     82220
VENT RATE CATEGORY                 FAIR                      GOOD
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

ILZ062-063-066>068-071>073-011015-
CUMBERLAND-CLARK-EFFINGHAM-JASPER-CRAWFORD-CLAY-RICHLAND-LAWRENCE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENUP...MARSHALL...EFFINGHAM...
NEWTON...ROBINSON...FLORA...OLNEY...LAWRENCEVILLE
258 PM CDT THU APR 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      38 (-10)     70 (+7)      48           75
RH % (24H TREND)      93 (+6)      38 (+6)      92           38
20FT WND AM(MPH)                   N  6                      LGT/VAR
20FT WND PM(MPH)      N  6         N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5833                      7865
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 62                        67
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 10                      SW  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 72892                     62846
VENT RATE CATEGORY                 FAIR                      FAIR
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

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