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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the Southern Great Lakes
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
420 AM EDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Rain chances will increase this afternoon from west to east and
continue into early Tuesday. Otherwise overcast conditions will
persist through Tuesday. Light southwest winds will turn northeast
tonight and continue through Tuesday.



MIZ077>081-272015-
Berrien-Cass MI-St. Joseph MI-Branch-Hillsdale-
Including the cities of Niles, Benton Harbor, St. Joseph,
Fair Plain, Benton Heights, Buchanan, Paw Paw Lake, Dowagiac,
Cassopolis, Marcellus, Sturgis, Three Rivers, White Pigeon, Mendon,
Coldwater, Bronson, Hillsdale, Jonesville, and Litchfield
420 AM EDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers likely in the afternoon. Chance
                    of showers 60 percent.
Max temperature.....50-60.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers likely in the evening, then
                    chance of showers after midnight. Chance of
                    showers 70 percent.
Min temperature.....40-45.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 1400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain in the
                    morning. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Max temperature.....45-55.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 50. Northeast winds 5 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain. Highs in the mid 40s. East winds
10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Rain. Lows around 40. East winds
5 to 15 mph.

$$

INZ003>005-012-014-272015-
La Porte-St. Joseph IN-Elkhart-Starke-Marshall-
Including the cities of Michigan City, La Porte, South Bend,
Mishawaka, New Carlisle, Walkerton, Elkhart, Goshen, Nappanee, Knox,
North Judson, Bass Lake, Plymouth, Bremen, and Culver
420 AM EDT Mon Mar 27 2017 /320 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers likely in the afternoon. Chance
                    of showers 70 percent.
Max temperature.....50-60.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    east in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.06-0.10 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers likely and chance of
                    thunderstorms in the evening, then slight
                    chance of showers after midnight. Chance of
                    precipitation 70 percent.
Min temperature.....40-45.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....45-60.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds
10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain. Highs in the mid 40s. East winds
15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Rain. Lows around 40. Southeast
winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

INZ006>009-272015-
Lagrange-Steuben-Noble-De Kalb-
Including the cities of Lagrange, Topeka, Shipshewana, Angola,
Fremont, Kendallville, Ligonier, Albion, Auburn, and Garrett
420 AM EDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the afternoon.
                    Chance of showers 70 percent.
Max temperature.....57-62.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    south in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and chance of thunderstorms in
                    the evening, then chance of showers after
                    midnight. Precipitation 80 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
                    morning. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Max temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 50. Northeast winds 10 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain. Highs in the mid 40s. East winds
10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Rain. Lows around 40. Southeast
winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

OHZ001-002-004-005-272015-
Williams-Fulton OH-Defiance-Henry-
Including the cities of Bryan, Montpelier, Edgerton, Wauseon,
Archbold, Swanton, Delta, Defiance, Sherwood, Hicksville, Napoleon,
Deshler, and Liberty Center
420 AM EDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the afternoon.
                    Chance of showers 70 percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers likely. Chance of showers 70
                    percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................3.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning.
                    Chance of rain 40 percent.
Max temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 50. Northeast winds 5 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain. Highs in the mid 40s. East winds
10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows around 40. Southeast winds 5 to
15 mph.

$$

INZ013-015-020-022-023-272015-
Pulaski-Fulton IN-White-Cass IN-Miami-
Including the cities of Winamac, Francesville, Medaryville,
Rochester, Akron, Monticello, Monon, Brookston, Logansport,
Royal Center, Peru, Grissom AFB, and Mexico
420 AM EDT Mon Mar 27 2017 /320 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                    morning, then showers likely in the afternoon.
                    Chance of showers 70 percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast around 10 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.06-0.10 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and chance of thunderstorms in
                    the evening, then chance of showers after
                    midnight. Precipitation 80 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....55-60.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. East winds 10 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. East winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy, rain. Highs in the mid 50s. East winds 15 to
20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Southeast winds
5 to 15 mph.

$$

INZ016>018-272015-
Kosciusko-Whitley-Allen IN-
Including the cities of Warsaw, Winona Lake, Syracuse, Mentone,
Columbia City, Tri-Lakes, South Whitley, Fort Wayne, and New Haven
420 AM EDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the afternoon.
                    Chance of showers 70 percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and chance of thunderstorms in
                    the evening, then chance of showers after
                    midnight. Precipitation 80 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......North winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................3.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
                    morning. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Max temperature.....55-60.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds
10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain. Highs around 50. East winds 10 to
20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Southeast winds
5 to 15 mph.

$$

INZ024>027-272015-
Wabash-Huntington-Wells-Adams-
Including the cities of Wabash, North Manchester, Huntington,
Roanoke, Bluffton, Ossian, Decatur, and Berne
420 AM EDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                    morning, then showers likely in the afternoon.
                    Chance of showers 70 percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and chance of thunderstorms in
                    the evening, then chance of showers after
                    midnight. Precipitation 80 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......East winds around 5 mph shifting to the north
                    after midnight.
LAL.................3.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
                    morning. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Max temperature.....55-60.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds
10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy, rain. Highs in the mid 50s. East winds 15 to
20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Southeast winds
5 to 15 mph.

$$

INZ032>034-272015-
Grant-Blackford-Jay-
Including the cities of Marion, Gas City, Upland, Hartford City,
Montpelier, Portland, and Dunkirk
420 AM EDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                    morning, then showers and chance of
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.06-0.10 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and chance of thunderstorms in
                    the evening, then chance of showers after
                    midnight. Precipitation 80 percent.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    north after midnight.
LAL.................3.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the morning.
                    Chance of rain 20 percent.
Max temperature.....57-62.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds
10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. East winds 10 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy, rain. Highs in the mid 50s. East winds 10 to
20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows around 50. Southeast winds
10 to 15 mph.

$$

OHZ015-016-024-025-272015-
Paulding-Putnam-Van Wert-Allen OH-
Including the cities of Paulding, Antwerp, Payne, Ottawa, Leipsic,
Columbus Grove, Continental, Pandora, Van Wert, Ohio City, Lima,
Spencerville, and Bluffton
420 AM EDT Mon Mar 27 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    afternoon. Chance of showers 50 percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and chance of thunderstorms in
                    the evening, then showers likely after
                    midnight. Precipitation 80 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................3.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning.
                    Chance of rain 40 percent.
Max temperature.....55-60.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 0 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 50. Northeast winds 5 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain. Highs in the mid 50s. East winds
10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Southeast winds
5 to 15 mph.

$$



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