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FWFIWX

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the Southern Great Lakes
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
513 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will remain across the region through Saturday and
will maintain dry and sunny conditions. Highs will remain in the
upper 60s to mid 70s with cooler conditions near Lake Michigan on
Thursday. The next chance of rain will arrive on Sunday.

MIZ077>081-190815-
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
513 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....45-55.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........80-85 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 70. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Highs around 70. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

INZ003>005-012-014-190815-
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
513 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 /413 PM CDT Wed Oct 18 2017/

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....50-55.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 (moderate).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 10 to
20 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Highs around 70. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

INZ006>009-190815-
Lagrange-Steuben-Noble-De Kalb-
Including the cities of Lagrange, Topeka, Shipshewana, Angola,
Fremont, Kendallville, Ligonier, Albion, Auburn, and Garrett
513 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........80-85 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming south around 5 mph after
                    midnight.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 0 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 70. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Highs around 70. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

OHZ001-002-004-005-190815-
Williams-Fulton OH-Defiance-Henry-
Including the cities of Bryan, Montpelier, Edgerton, Wauseon,
Archbold, Swanton, Delta, Defiance, Sherwood, Hicksville, Napoleon,
Deshler, and Liberty Center
513 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....42-47.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs around 70. South
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Showers likely through the night.
Lows around 50. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

INZ013-015-020-022-023-190815-
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
513 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 /413 PM CDT Wed Oct 18 2017/

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 (moderate).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Highs around 70. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

INZ016>018-190815-
Kosciusko-Whitley-Allen IN-
Including the cities of Warsaw, Winona Lake, Syracuse, Mentone,
Columbia City, Tri-Lakes, South Whitley, Fort Wayne, and New Haven
513 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 (moderate).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs around 70.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

INZ024>027-190815-
Wabash-Huntington-Wells-Adams-
Including the cities of Wabash, North Manchester, Huntington,
Roanoke, Bluffton, Ossian, Decatur, and Berne
513 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 (moderate).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs around 70. South
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

INZ032>034-190815-
Grant-Blackford-Jay-
Including the cities of Marion, Gas City, Upland, Hartford City,
Montpelier, Portland, and Dunkirk
513 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 (moderate).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs around 70. South
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers through the night.
Lows around 50. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

OHZ015-016-024-025-190815-
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
513 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 20 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 (moderate).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Showers likely. Lows in the mid 50s.
Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$



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