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
439 AM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL PROVIDE ONE MORE DRY DAY WITH NEARLY FULL SUN.
VENT RATES WILL GENERALLY REMAIN FAIR TO POOR TODAY, DUE TO
LIGHTER WINDS UNDER THE AXIS OF HIGH PRESSURE. HOWEVER, TOMORROW
MIXING WILL DEEPEN AND TRANSPORT WINDS WILL INCREASE FROM THE N-NW.
A WEAK DISTURBANCE WILL BRING LOW CHANCES OF SHOWERS AND A STORMS
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

ILZ027>031-036>038-282300-
KNOX-STARK-PEORIA-MARSHALL-WOODFORD-FULTON-TAZEWELL-MCLEAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GALESBURG...TOULON...PEORIA...LACON...
EUREKA...CANTON...PEKIN...BLOOMINGTON...NORMAL
439 AM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)      68 (+4)      41 (+4)      69
RH % (24H TREND)      33 (-1)      92 (+6)      36
20FT WND AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND PM(MPH)      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    1 PM
PRECIP END                                      7 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7008                      10394
1700FT MIXING TEMP    59                        64
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  7                      NW 16
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    49933                     164297
VENT RATE CATEGORY    FAIR                      EXCELLENT
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

ILZ040>042-047>052-282300-
SCHUYLER-MASON-LOGAN-CASS-MENARD-SCOTT-MORGAN-SANGAMON-CHRISTIAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUSHVILLE...HAVANA...LINCOLN...
BEARDSTOWN...PETERSBURG...WINCHESTER...JACKSONVILLE...
SPRINGFIELD...TAYLORVILLE
439 AM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      68 (+3)      42 (+4)      70
RH % (24H TREND)      33 (-1)      92 (+7)      35
20FT WND AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND PM(MPH)      NE  5        LGT/VAR      N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7255                      10403
1700FT MIXING TEMP    59                        65
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  8                      NW 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    58089                     156452
VENT RATE CATEGORY    FAIR                      EXCELLENT
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 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 10 MPH.

$$

ILZ043>046-053>057-061-282300-
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
439 AM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            10
TEMP (24H TREND)      65 (+4)      40 (+3)      68
RH % (24H TREND)      35 (-5)      93 (+7)      36
20FT WND AM(MPH)      NE  5                     N  5
20FT WND PM(MPH)      NE  6        LGT/VAR      N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    1 PM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6176                      9807
1700FT MIXING TEMP    56                        62
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  7                     NW 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    45826                     137893
VENT RATE CATEGORY    FAIR                      VERY GOOD
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

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

$$

ILZ062-063-066>068-071>073-282300-
CUMBERLAND-CLARK-EFFINGHAM-JASPER-CRAWFORD-CLAY-RICHLAND-LAWRENCE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENUP...MARSHALL...EFFINGHAM...
NEWTON...ROBINSON...FLORA...OLNEY...LAWRENCEVILLE
439 AM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      65 (+3)      42 (+4)      67
RH % (24H TREND)      39 (+1)      92 (+6)      41
20FT WND AM(MPH)      NE  6                     N  6
20FT WND PM(MPH)      NE  6        LGT/VAR      N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5924                      9469
1700FT MIXING TEMP    56                        63
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  6                     N 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    35688                     142677
VENT RATE CATEGORY    POOR                      VERY GOOD
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$



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