Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central/Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
418 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Strong/gusty northwesterly winds and occasional showers will
prevail across central Illinois today. The rain will come to an
end this evening...followed by dry weather on Wednesday. Mixing
heights will climb above 6000ft and ventilation rates will improve
into the very good category along and west of I-55 by Wednesday
afternoon.

ILZ027>031-036-037-040-041-242230-
Knox-Stark-Peoria-Marshall-Woodford-Fulton-Tazewell-Schuyler-
Mason-
Including the cities of Galesburg, Toulon, Peoria, Lacon, Eureka,
Canton, Pekin, Rushville, and Havana
418 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           showers      None         None
Chance Precip (%)     90           0            0
Temp (24HR Trend)     47 (-17)     33 (-10)     57
RH % (24HR Trend)     60 (+14)     88 (-3)      46
20FT Wind AM (MPH)    NW 14 G25                 SW  6
20FT Wind PM (MPH)    NW 14 G25    NW  9 G19    NW  7
Precip Amount         0.14         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       7
Precip Begin          7 AM
Precip End            7 PM
Mixing Hgt (FT-AGL)   4120                      6616
1700FT Mixing Temp    42                        48
Transport Wind (MPH)  NW 31                     N 14
Vent Rate (MPH-FT)    124926                    203816
Vent Rate Category    Good                      Very Good
Haines Index          2            3            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Cooler. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$

ILZ042-047>052-242230-
Logan-Cass-Menard-Scott-Morgan-Sangamon-Christian-
Including the cities of Lincoln, Beardstown, Petersburg,
Winchester, Jacksonville, Springfield, and Taylorville
418 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           showers      None         None
Chance Precip (%)     80           0            0
Temp (24HR Trend)     48 (-18)     34 (-10)     58
RH % (24HR Trend)     59 (+13)     87 (-3)      43
20FT Wind AM (MPH)    W 14 G25                  SW  7
20FT Wind PM (MPH)    W 14 G25     NW  9 G19    W  8 G18
Precip Amount         0.06         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       5
Precip Begin          7 AM
Precip End            7 PM
Mixing Hgt (FT-AGL)   4489                      7114
1700FT Mixing Temp    43                        50
Transport Wind (MPH)  NW 31                     NW 22
Vent Rate (MPH-FT)    137402                    234590
Vent Rate Category    Very Good                 Very Good
Haines Index          3            3            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. South winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Cooler. Highs in the upper 40s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$

ILZ038-043>046-053>055-057-242230-
McLean-De Witt-Piatt-Champaign-Vermilion-Macon-Moultrie-Douglas-
Edgar-
Including the cities of Bloomington, Normal, Clinton, Monticello,
Champaign, Urbana, Danville, Decatur, Sullivan, Tuscola,
and Paris
418 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           showers      showers      None
Chance Precip (%)     90           0            0
Temp (24HR Trend)     47 (-13)     33 (-12)     54
RH % (24HR Trend)     67 (+4)      92 (-3)      49
20FT Wind AM (MPH)    W 14 G24                  W  7
20FT Wind PM (MPH)    W 14 G24     W 10 G19     W  6
Precip Amount         0.16         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       7
Precip Begin          7 AM
Precip End            7 PM
Mixing Hgt (FT-AGL)   4259                      4698
1700FT Mixing Temp    43                        45
Transport Wind (MPH)  W 28                      S  7
Vent Rate (MPH-FT)    112651                    45727
Vent Rate Category    Good                      Poor
Haines Index          3            3            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Cooler. Highs in the upper 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. West winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$

ILZ056-061>063-066>068-071>073-242230-
Coles-Shelby-Cumberland-Clark-Effingham-Jasper-Crawford-Clay-
Richland-Lawrence-
Including the cities of Charleston, Mattoon, Shelbyville,
Greenup, Marshall, Effingham, Newton, Robinson, Flora, Olney,
and Lawrenceville
418 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           showers      showers      None
Chance Precip (%)     70           0            0
Temp (24HR Trend)     51 (-10)     34 (-11)     55
RH % (24HR Trend)     55 (-9)      92 (-2)      46
20FT Wind AM (MPH)    W 13 G24                  W  6
20FT Wind PM (MPH)    W 14 G24     W  8 G18     SW  6
Precip Amount         0.04         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       3
Precip Begin          7 AM
Precip End            7 PM
Mixing Hgt (FT-AGL)   5297                      4835
1700FT Mixing Temp    45                        48
Transport Wind (MPH)  W 26                      SW  8
Vent Rate (MPH-FT)    147374                    72283
Vent Rate Category    Very Good                 Poor
Haines Index          3            2            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Cooler. Highs in the lower 50s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Colder. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Northwest winds
up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$


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