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FNUS53 KSGF 231909
FWFSGF

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHERN/CENTRAL MO AND SE KS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
209 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...

MOISTURE WILL INCREASE TONIGHT ACROSS THE REGION AS A FAST MOVING
STORM SYSTEM APPROACHES FROM THE WEST.  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
BEGIN TO OVERSPREAD WESTERN MISSOURI AND SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS BY
SUNRISE THURSDAY...AND CONTINUE EAST ACROSS THE ENTIRE FORECAST
AREA DURING THE DAY THURSDAY.  THIS SYSTEM SHOULD BRING WIDESPREAD
WETTING RAINFALL TO THE REGION BEFORE PRECIPITATION ENDS THURSDAY
EVENING.

WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL RETURN ON FRIDAY...WITH BREEZY SOUTHWEST
WINDS EXPECTED BY THE AFTERNOON HOURS.  HIGHER DEWPOINTS WILL BEGIN
TO FILTER INTO THE AREA SATURDAY AS A WARM FRONT MOVES THROUGH...AHEAD
OF A LARGE STORM SYSTEM THAT WILL IMPACT THE REGION EARLY NEXT WEEK.

MOZ057-058-070-071-082-241030-
MILLER-MARIES-PULASKI-PHELPS-TEXAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELDON...LAKE OZARK...VIENNA...
FORT LEONARD WOOD...WAYNESVILLE...ROLLA...HOUSTON...CABOOL
209 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            70           30           0
HIGH TEMPERATURE(F)                66-70                     72-76
MINIMUM RH(%)                      54-59                     26-31
LOW TEMPERATURE(F)    48-52                     43-47
MAXIMUM RH(%)         64-69                     75-80
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (+9)      69 (-4)      46           75
RH % (24H TREND)      68 (-2)      58 (+27)     79           30
10METER WIND AM(MPH)               S 12-16                   SW 5-9
10METER WIND PM(MPH)  SE 10-14     SW 13-17     W 9-13       SW 7-11
20FT WIND AM(MPH)                  S 10-14                   SW 4-8
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     SE 8-12      SW 10-14     W 8-12       SW 6-10
PEAK WIND GUSTS(MPH)  14-18        19-23        15-19        11-15
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.73         0.09         0.00
PRECIP DURATION(HR)   0            1            0            0
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 2200                      5300
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 68                        69
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW 17                     SW 11
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 38                     SW 24
MAX VENT RATE (M-M/S)              11514                     16965
VENT RATE INDEX                    GOOD                      VERY GOOD
HAINES INDEX                       3                         4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.


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