Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central Indiana
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
346 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.DISCUSSION...
A cold front and copious amounts of moisture will result in widespread heavy rain
today into Thursday morning.

INZ062-063-069>071-202115-
Monroe-Brown-Martin-Lawrence-Jackson-
Including the cities of Bloomington, Bedford, and Seymour
346 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Chance of
                    showers.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....73-78.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........52-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to excellent (9100-151500 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-5000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph increasing to southwest
                    around 35 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers until 0100. slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. rain showers after 0100.
LAL.................2 until 0100, then 3.
Min temperature.....41-52.
   24 hr trend......17 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........81-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (5500-133000 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-4200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 20 to 25 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain showers.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....45-58.
   24 hr trend......27 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........70-81 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (6000-25600 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......800-1600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 10 to 15 mph.


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INZ047-202115-
Marion-
Including the city of Indianapolis
346 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Showers likely
                    until 1300. slight chance of thunderstorms.
                    chance of showers after 1300.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....Around 73.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........59-66 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to excellent (8700-152500 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-4400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph increasing to southwest
                    around 35 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers until 0100. slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. rain showers after 0100.
LAL.................2.
Min temperature.....38-43.
   24 hr trend......17 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........86-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph shifting to the west after
                    midnight.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (1500-41100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......100-1700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph shifting to the west after
                    midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Rain showers until
                    1300, then chance of rain showers.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 44.
   24 hr trend......28 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........67-79 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......North around 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (14400-23700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1200-1700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 15 mph.


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INZ037-039-046-048-054>056-202115-
Boone-Hamilton-Hendricks-Hancock-Morgan-Johnson-Shelby-
Including the city of Shelbyville
346 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Chance of
                    showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........53-73 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to excellent (7900-155600 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......400-4600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph increasing to southwest
                    around 35 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers until 0100. slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. rain showers after 0100.
LAL.................2.
Min temperature.....36-48.
   24 hr trend......17 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........83-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph shifting to the west after
                    midnight.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (1500-110700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......100-3700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph shifting to the west after
                    midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Rain showers until
                    1300. light freezing rain after 1000 until
                    1100, then chance of rain showers after 1300.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....40-51.
   24 hr trend......32 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........62-81 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......North around 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (9300-27500 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......700-2100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 15 mph.


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INZ021-028>030-035-036-202115-
Carroll-Warren-Tippecanoe-Clinton-Fountain-Montgomery-
Including the cities of Lafayette, Frankfort, and Crawfordsville
346 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Showers and slight
                    chance of thunderstorms.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........68-84 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (5800-125200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......400-3800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 25 to 30 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Slight chance of
                    thunderstorms until 0100. rain showers. slight
                    chance of freezing rain after 0600.
LAL.................2 until 0100, then 1.
Min temperature.....33-38.
   24 hr trend......23 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........87-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph shifting to the
                    northwest after midnight.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (4100-78100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-2200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 25 mph shifting to the
                    northwest after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Rain showers,
                    snow showers, light sleet likely and chance of
                    light freezing rain until 1300.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 40.
   24 hr trend......29 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........59-75 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......North around 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (14600-36900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1100-2400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 15 to 20 mph.


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INZ031-038-202115-
Howard-Tipton-
Including the city of Kokomo
346 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Showers until 1300.
                    slight chance of thunderstorms. showers likely
                    after 1300.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........70-78 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (9000-118300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-3500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 25 to 30 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Rain showers likely and
                    slight chance of thunderstorms until 0100, then
                    rain showers.
LAL.................2 until 0100, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 37.
   24 hr trend......20 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........89-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......8 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 15 mph shifting to the
                    northwest after midnight.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (2900-29600 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......200-1500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph shifting to the northwest
                    after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Rain showers until
                    1300. snow showers likely after 1200 until
                    1300.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 40.
   24 hr trend......29 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........64-75 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......North around 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (15100-33600 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1200-2300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 15 to 20 mph.


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INZ040>042-049-202115-
Madison-Delaware-Randolph-Henry-
Including the cities of Anderson and Muncie
346 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Chance of
                    showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....Around 72.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........61-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (10100-127600 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-4000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph increasing to southwest
                    around 35 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers until 0100. slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. rain showers after 0100.
LAL.................2.
Min temperature.....37-45.
   24 hr trend......17 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........84-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (2600-26100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......200-1300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 20 to 25 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Rain showers until
                    1300, then chance of rain showers.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....41-49.
   24 hr trend......27 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........67-79 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......North around 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (8300-27300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......600-2200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 15 mph.


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INZ057-065-202115-
Rush-Decatur-
346 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 74.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........54-66 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (8700-145300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-4300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 25 to 30 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers until 0100. slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. rain showers after 0100.
LAL.................2 until 0100, then 3.
Min temperature.....43-51.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........83-89 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 15 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (2600-34300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......200-1400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 20 to 25 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain showers until
                    1300, then rain showers likely.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....46-56.
   24 hr trend......21 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........74-83 percent.
   24 hr trend......21 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......North around 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (8000-21800 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......600-1400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 15 mph.


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INZ043>045-051>053-202115-
Vermillion-Parke-Putnam-Vigo-Clay-Owen-
Including the city of Terre Haute
346 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Showers until
                    1300. slight chance of thunderstorms. showers
                    likely after 1300.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....68-74.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........57-81 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to excellent (11600-156300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......600-4600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph increasing to southwest
                    around 35 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Rain showers and slight
                    chance of thunderstorms.
LAL.................2.
Min temperature.....34-43.
   24 hr trend......21 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........86-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph shifting to the northwest
                    after midnight.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (14800-103100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......700-3300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 30 mph becoming northwest around
                    20 mph after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Rain showers with
                    possible snow showers and freezing rain likely
                    until 1300, then chance of rain showers and
                    snow showers.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....39-46.
   24 hr trend......30 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........62-82 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......North around 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (11200-30100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1000-2200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 15 mph.


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INZ060-061-067-068-202115-
Sullivan-Greene-Knox-Daviess-
Including the city of Vincennes
346 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Chance of
                    showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....71-76.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........55-73 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to excellent (10100-174800 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......600-5100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph increasing to southwest
                    around 35 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers until 0100. slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. rain showers after 0100.
LAL.................2.
Min temperature.....37-45.
   24 hr trend......18 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........83-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph shifting to the west after
                    midnight.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (9700-101300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-3400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph shifting to the west after
                    midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Rain showers until
                    1300, then rain showers likely.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....41-49.
   24 hr trend......29 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........73-83 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......North around 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (7300-27100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......900-1700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 15 to 20 mph.


$$

INZ064-072-202115-
Bartholomew-Jennings-
Including the city of Columbus
346 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (65-75 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 76.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........52-59 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to excellent (8300-156200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-4600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 25 to 30 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers until 0100. slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. rain showers after 0100.
LAL.................2 until 0100, then 3.
Min temperature.....44-54.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........81-89 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (2100-104500 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......200-3600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 20 to 25 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain showers.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....48-59.
   24 hr trend......20 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........73-81 percent.
   24 hr trend......23 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......North around 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (7600-25500 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......700-1600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 15 to 20 mph.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Cloudy with showers likely and chance of snow
showers. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Northeast
winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid 50s. East
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 50s.
East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the lower 50s.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower
50s.

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