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SPOT FORECAST FOR FURNESSVILLE...INDIANA DUNES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
402 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1555 CDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
NORTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO USHER IN COOL AIR AND LOWER MIXING
HEIGHTS OFF THE LAKE THE REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON.


.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 45.
RH..................MIN 60 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
LAL.................NO TSTMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 6 TO 9 MPH.
MIXING TEMP 1700FT..MISSING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR /4500 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION. MAX...POOR
                    /4500 KNOT-FT/.

TIME (CDT)      3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........25  41  49  66
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............42  43  43  43
RH..............65  60  60  60
20FT WIND DIR...340 340 350 010
20FT SPEED(MPH).10  10  10  9
20FT SPEED(KT)..8   8   8   8
20FT GUST(MPH)..20  22  21  20
20FT GUST(KT)...17  19  18  17
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
TRANSP WIND DIR.030 030 030 030
TRANSP WIND SPD.9   8   7   6
CWR.............0   10  10  10
LAL.............1   1   1   1
VRATE KT-FT/10004   5   3   2

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. ISOLATED LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    EVENING. SCATTERED LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 38.
RH..................MAX 76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.
LAL.................NO TSTMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST 5 TO 12 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIXING TEMP 1700FT..MISSING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO POOR (1000-3500 KNOT-FT).

TIME (CDT)      7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM 6AM
SKY (%).........83  84  87  88  89  91  92  92  93  94  93  91
WEATHER COV.....            ISO SCT SCT SCT SCT SCT CHC CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE....            RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TEMP............41  41  39  39  40  41  42  42  41  41  42  42
RH..............65  65  73  73  70  70  67  70  73  76  76  76
20FT WIND DIR...020 030 060 070 080 090 090 090 100 100 110 120
20FT SPEED(MPH).8   6   5   4   3   4   5   4   4   4   5   5
20FT SPEED(KT)..7   6   4   3   3   3   4   3   3   3   4   4
20FT GUST(MPH)..16  13  8   6   6   6   7   7   6   6   7   8
20FT GUST(KT)...14  11  7   5   5   5   6   6   5   5   6   7
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
TRANSP WIND DIR.030 060 110 140 130 120 120 120 130 140 140 140
TRANSP WIND SPD.6   6   5   5   6   8   9   9   9   10  12  15
CWR.............10  10  10  20  30  30  30  30  30  30  30  30
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
VRATE KT-FT/10001   2   1   1   2   2   2   2   2   3   3   4

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY THEN
                    BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 65.
RH..................MIN 44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 32 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.
LAL.................NO TSTMS UNTIL 1600...THEN 1-8 STRIKES.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2000-3000 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO
                    3000-3500 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO
                    1500 FT AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 17 TO 26 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH 30
                    TO 35 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING TEMP 1700FT..60.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO VERY GOOD (4000-100500 KNOT-FT).

TIME (CDT)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........90  89  87  86  80  69  63  66  72  75  79  89
WEATHER COV.....SCH SCH SCH                         CHC CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RW  RW  RW                          RW  RW  RW
TEMP............44  47  51  54  56  57  58  59  60  60  61  60
RH..............73  65  59  52  49  47  45  45  44  46  44  46
20FT WIND DIR...120 130 130 130 140 150 150 150 150 150 150 150
20FT SPEED(MPH).6   10  12  14  14  14  14  14  14  15  14  14
20FT SPEED(KT)..6   8   10  12  12  12  12  12  13  13  13  12
20FT GUST(MPH)..12  16  22  28  30  31  31  32  33  35  35  32
20FT GUST(KT)...10  14  19  24  26  27  27  28  29  30  30  28
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.5 1.0 1.5 2.0 2.5 3.0 3.5 3.5 3.0 3.0 3.0 1.5
TRANSP WIND DIR.140 140 150 150 150 160 160 160 160 160 160 160
TRANSP WIND SPD.17  21  24  26  30  31  32  32  33  33  35  35
CWR.............20  20  20  10  10  10  10  10  10  40  40  40
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   2   2   2   2   2   2
VRATE KT-FT/10004   16  33  51  69  85  101 93  89  82  85  46

$$
FORECASTER...BIRK
REQUESTED BY...MICA BELL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140423.FURNE.03/LOT






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