Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Michigan
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
316 AM EDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...The front that stalled just south of the Michigan
border will lift back north today bringing warmer air back into the
area in addition to scattered showers. Temperatures will rise
back into the mid to upper 50s both today and Monday. A short dry
period is possible on Monday before showers return yet again on
Monday night.

MIZ047-048-053-060-061-261915-
Midland-Bay-Saginaw-Shiawassee-Genesee-
Including the cities of Midland-Bay City-Saginaw-Owosso-Flint
316 AM EDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (95-100 percent). Isolated showers
                    until 6 am then scattered showers until
                    noon then periods of showers and
                    scattered thunderstorms. Chance of
                    precipitation 100 near percent.
Max temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......17 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........87 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing height.......750-1250 ft agl.
Transport winds.....East 15 to 20 mph decreasing to around 10 mph
                    in the late morning and afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair (260).
Pcpn amount.........0.26-0.50 in.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Periods of showers
                    until 2 am. Scattered thunderstorms until 3 am.
                    scattered showers after 2 am. Chance of
                    precipitation 100 near percent.
Min temperature.....39-44.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........99 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds around 5 mph becoming southwest
                    10 to 15 mph in the late evening and overnight.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing height.......400-600 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph becoming southwest in
                    the late evening and overnight.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (10).
Pcpn amount.........0.11-0.25 in.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Chance of showers until
                    8 am. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Max temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........65-71 percent.
   24 hr trend......18 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing height.......3660-4160 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (680).
Pcpn amount.........0.01-0.05 in.


$$

MIZ049-054-055-062-261915-
Huron-Tuscola-Sanilac-Lapeer-
Including the cities of Bad Axe-Caro-Sandusky-Lapeer
316 AM EDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (95-100 percent). Isolated showers
                    until 6 am. Scattered showers after 6 am
                    until noon then periods of showers and
                    scattered thunderstorms. Chance of
                    precipitation 100 near percent.
Max temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........85-91 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing height.......580-1080 ft agl.
Transport winds.....East 20 to 25 mph becoming southeast around 15
                    mph in the late morning and afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair (280).
Pcpn amount.........0.11-0.25 in.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (95-100 percent). Periods of showers
                    until 2 am. Scattered thunderstorms until 3 am.
                    scattered showers after 2 am. Chance of
                    precipitation 100 near percent.
Min temperature.....42-47.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........98 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest
                    around 5 mph after midnight.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing height.......580-780 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 15 mph becoming southwest in
                    the late evening and overnight.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (10).
Pcpn amount.........0.11-0.25 in.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Chance of showers until
                    8 am then a slight chance of rain until 2 pm.
                    Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Max temperature.....51-56.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........69-78 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing height.......3480-3980 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (690).
Pcpn amount.........0.01-0.05 in.


$$

MIZ063-068>070-075-076-082-083-261915-
St Clair-Livingston-Oakland-Macomb-Washtenaw-Wayne-Lenawee-Monroe-
Including the cities of Port Huron-Howell-Pontiac-Warren-Ann
Arbor-Detroit-Adrian-Monroe
316 AM EDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (95-100 percent). Periods of showers
                    after 9 am. Scattered thunderstorms after 3 pm.
                    Chance of precipitation 100 near percent.
Max temperature.....54-59.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........78-88 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast early
                    in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing height.......220-720 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair (160).
Pcpn amount.........0.11-0.25 in.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Periods of showers
                    until 2 am. Scattered thunderstorms until 3 am.
                    scattered showers after 2 am. Chance of
                    precipitation 100 near percent.
Min temperature.....43-48.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........98 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing height.......480-680 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (10).
Pcpn amount.........0.11-0.25 in.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (85-95 percent). Chance of
                    showers until 8 am then a slight chance of.
                    Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 60.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........67-73 percent.
   24 hr trend......18 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing height.......4100-4600 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (720).
Pcpn amount.........0.01-0.05 in.


$$


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the lower 50s. North winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 40s. North winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 40s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the lower 50s.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the upper 30s.
Highs in the mid 50s.

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