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
350 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.DISCUSSION...VERY COLD AIRMASS WILL SWEEP INTO THE CENTRAL GREAT
LAKES TONIGHT THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF THE WEEKEND...WITH SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS EXPECTED TOMORROW. BREEZY CONDITATIONS TOMORROW WITH MIN
RH VALUES IN THE 40S. EVEN DRIER ON SATURDAY...BUT MUCH LESS WIND.

MIZ047-048-053-060-061-271415-
MIDLAND-BAY-SAGINAW-SHIAWASSEE-GENESEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MIDLAND-BAY CITY-SAGINAW-OWOSSO-FLINT
350 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). ISOLATED SNOW
                    SHOWERS AFTER 1 AM UNTIL 3 AM...THEN SCATTERED
                    SNOW SHOWERS. POP...40 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 20.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH...DIMINISHING TO AROUND
                    10 MPH LATE.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2120-2320 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (31150).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.01-0.05 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). SCATTERED SNOW
                    SHOWERS. POP...60 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....26-31.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7140-7640 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (96180).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.01-0.05 IN.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT). ISOLATED SNOW
                    SHOWERS. POP...20 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....11-16.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1880-2080 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (1230).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING WEST LATE.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4280-4780 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING WEST LATE.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (49320).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.


$$

MIZ049-054-055-062-271415-
HURON-TUSCOLA-SANILAC-LAPEER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BAD AXE-CARO-SANDUSKY-LAPEER
350 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). SCATTERED SNOW
                    SHOWERS UNTIL 2 AM...THEN NUMEROUS SNOW
                    SHOWERS. POP...60 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-24.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2150-2350 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (14560).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.06-0.10 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). NUMEROUS SNOW
                    SHOWERS UNTIL 1 PM...THEN SCATTERED SNOW
                    SHOWERS. POP...60 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....25-30.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5560-6060 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 20 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (102500).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.01-0.05 IN.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). SCATTERED SNOW
                    SHOWERS. POP...40 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....12-17.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-83 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3230-3430 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (5700).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.01-0.05 IN.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....27-32.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST LATE.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4050-4550 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
                    5 MPH LATE.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (53060).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.


$$

MIZ063-068>070-075-076-082-083-271415-
ST CLAIR-LIVINGSTON-OAKLAND-MACOMB-WASHTENAW-WAYNE-LENAWEE-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...
PORT HURON-HOWELL-PONTIAC-WARREN-ANN ARBOR-DETROIT-ADRIAN-MONROE
350 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). ISOLATED SNOW
                    SHOWERS AFTER 2 AM. POP...25 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-24.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1920-2120 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (2230).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.01-0.05 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). SCATTERED SNOW
                    SHOWERS. POP...50 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....28-33.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7750-8250 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (104720).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.01-0.05 IN.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). ISOLATED SNOW
                    SHOWERS. POP...20 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....11-16.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5
                    MPH LATE.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3190-3390 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (14760).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.01-0.05 IN.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST LATE.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4600-5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
                    5 MPH LATE.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (60750).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.


$$


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.

$$

SF



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