Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
318 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

...RAIN TO LINGER THIS MORNING...

.DISCUSSION...WIDESPREAD RAINFALL OVERNIGHT WILL LINGER THIS MORNING.
FIRE CONCERNS ARE MINIMAL DUE TO WIDESPREAD WET CONDITIONS.




MIZ037>039-043>045-142015-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUDINGTON...BALDWIN...REED CITY...HART...
FREMONT...BIG RAPIDS
318 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). RAIN WITH SNOW LIKELY.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36 NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 41-46 INLAND.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES COOLER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 23
                    DEGREES COOLER INLAND.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-59 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTHWEST WINDS 19 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3200-3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 30 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1000-1200 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.13-0.28 IN.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SNOW.
CHANCE OF PCPN......50 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-23.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......23 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 29 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700-6200 FT AGL NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND
                    5000-5500 FT AGL INLAND.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 30 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1500-1700 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.04-0.11 IN.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SNOW
                    SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......40 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 38-43 PERCENT
                    INLAND.
   24 HR TREND......26 PERCENT DRIER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 28
                    PERCENT DRIER INLAND.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 29 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000-6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1500-1700 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.02 IN.


$$

MIZ040-046-142015-
CLARE-ISABELLA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLARE...MOUNT PLEASANT
318 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). RAIN. SNOW LIKELY
                    AFTER 1800.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-59 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTHWEST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 32 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000-3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...700-800 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.25-0.36 IN.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SNOW.
CHANCE OF PCPN......50 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-24.
   24 HR TREND......21 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......23 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 28 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3900-4400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...900-1100 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.03-0.14 IN.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 34.
   24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000-6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1500-1600 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.02 IN.


$$

MIZ050-056-064-071-142015-
MUSKEGON-OTTAWA-ALLEGAN-VAN BUREN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MUSKEGON...JENISON...HOLLAND...SOUTH HAVEN
318 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). RAIN. SNOW LIKELY
                    AFTER 1400.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-43 NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 50-55 INLAND.
   24 HR TREND......22 DEGREES COOLER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 13
                    DEGREES COOLER INLAND.
MIN HUMIDITY........66-71 PERCENT NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 52-57
                    PERCENT INLAND.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 16
                    PERCENT DRIER INLAND.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTHWEST WINDS 19 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 34 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100-3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...900-1100 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.10-0.22 IN.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT) UNTIL 0700...THEN
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SNOW.
CHANCE OF PCPN......50 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 24.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 29 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5400-5900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 30 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1300-1600 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.05-0.16 IN.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SNOW
                    SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......40 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
   24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 31 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000-6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1500-1700 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.02 IN.


$$

MIZ051-052-057>059-142015-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...ALMA...GRAND RAPIDS...IONIA...
ST. JOHNS
318 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). RAIN. SNOW LIKELY
                    AFTER 1800.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......24 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 31 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100-3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...800-900 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.19-0.31 IN.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). SNOW LIKELY.
CHANCE OF PCPN......60 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 23.
   24 HR TREND......26 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 28 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400-4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...900-1300 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.08-0.22 IN.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
   24 HR TREND......21 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 29 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200-6700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1600-1700 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.02 IN.


$$

MIZ065>067-072>074-142015-
BARRY-EATON-INGHAM-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HASTINGS...CHARLOTTE...LANSING...
KALAMAZOO...BATTLE CREEK...JACKSON
318 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1400...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
CHANCE OF PCPN......90 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 21 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2900-3400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
VENTILATION INDEX...800-1200 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.14-0.29 IN.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). SNOW LIKELY.
CHANCE OF PCPN......60 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....21-26.
   24 HR TREND......28 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 28 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000-4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...900-1200 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.13-0.30 IN.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
   24 HR TREND......20 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900-6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1600 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 IN.


$$


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH OVERNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS 14 TO
19 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COLD. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH
WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.



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