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
430 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTROL THE WEATHER ONE MORE DAY AND THEN QUICKLY
PUSH EAST AS A LOW PRESSURE AREA MOVES NORTHEAST THROUGH THE AREA
SUNDAY. FAIRLY HIGH MIXING HEIGHTS...COMBINED WITH GOOD TRANSPORT WINDS
WILL CREATE GOOD VENTILATION RATES TODAY. UNFORTUNATELY THIS WILL ONLY
LAST ONE DAY AS SHOWERS AND  WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA
TOMORROW...BRINING LOWER MIXING HEIGHTS...RESULTING IN ONLY FAIR
VENTILATION RATES.

ILZ027>031-036>038-182100-
KNOX-STARK-PEORIA-MARSHALL-WOODFORD-FULTON-TAZEWELL-MCLEAN-
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...
BLOOMINGTON...NORMAL
430 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            90
TEMP (24H TREND)      78 (-1)      53 (0)       66
RH % (24H TREND)      42 (+2)      80 (-5)      66
20FT WND AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   E  8
20FT WND PM(MPH)      SE  8        E  7         N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.47
PRECIP DURATION                                 10
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    8145                      2408
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 10                     N 20
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    81450                     48160
VENT RATE CATEGORY     GOOD                      FAIR
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

ILZ040>043-047>053-182100-
SCHUYLER-MASON-LOGAN-DE WITT-CASS-MENARD-SCOTT-MORGAN-SANGAMON-
CHRISTIAN-MACON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUSHVILLE...HAVANA...MASON CITY...
MANITO...LINCOLN...CLINTON...FARMER CITY...BEARDSTOWN...
VIRGINIA...PETERSBURG...ATHENS...GREENVIEW...TALLULA...
WINCHESTER...BLUFFS...JACKSONVILLE...SPRINGFIELD...TAYLORVILLE...
PANA...DECATUR
430 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            90
TEMP (24H TREND)      79 (0)       55 (+1)      67
RH % (24H TREND)      42 (-1)      83 (-5)      64
20FT WND AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   E  7
20FT WND PM(MPH)      SE  9        E  6         NW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.57
PRECIP DURATION                                 10
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    8104                      2627
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 13                     N 21
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    105352                    55167
VENT RATE CATEGORY    VERY GOOD                 FAIR
HAINES INDEX          3            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

ILZ044>046-054>057-061-182100-
PIATT-CHAMPAIGN-VERMILION-MOULTRIE-DOUGLAS-COLES-EDGAR-SHELBY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MONTICELLO...BEMENT...CERRO GORDO...
ATWOOD...CHAMPAIGN...URBANA...DANVILLE...SULLIVAN...BETHANY...
LOVINGTON...TUSCOLA...ARCOLA...VILLA GROVE...ARTHUR...
CHARLESTON...MATTOON...PARIS...SHELBYVILLE...LAKEWOOD...MOWEAQUA
430 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            100
TEMP (24H TREND)      78 (+2)      54 (+2)      66
RH % (24H TREND)      39 (-3)      82 (-3)      68
20FT WND AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   E 10
20FT WND PM(MPH)      SE  7        E  7         NE  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.72
PRECIP DURATION                                 10
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    8596                      2409
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 10                      SW 29
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    85960                     69861
VENT RATE CATEGORY    GOOD                      FAIR
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

ILZ062-063-066>068-071>073-182100-
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
430 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            50           100
TEMP (24H TREND)      79 (+2)      56 (+3)      67
RH % (24H TREND)      41 (-5)      88 (-2)      67
20FT WND AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   E  9
20FT WND PM(MPH)      E  7         E  6         SW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.07         0.79
PRECIP DURATION                    1            10
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6738                      2476
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 14                      SW 33
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    94332                     81708
VENT RATE CATEGORY    GOOD                      GOOD
HAINES INDEX          5            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

AUTEN



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