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
401 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...COOL AND SHOWERY THROUGH MONDAY...

.DISCUSSION...It will feel more like fall the next few days as an
upper trough will be situated across the Great Lakes region. High
temperatures will only reach the mid to upper 60s today and Monday.
We will warm back into the lower 70s for Tuesday, but even those
temperatures are 10 degrees below normal for this time of year.
Periodic showers and an isolated thunderstorm will be possible
through Monday evening.

MIZ037>039-043>045-252030-
Mason-Lake-Osceola-Oceana-Newaygo-Mecosta-
Including the cities of Ludington, Baldwin, Reed City, Hart,
Fremont, and Big Rapids
401 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers. slight chance of thunderstorms after
                    1400.
Chance of pcpn......40 percent.
Max temperature.....64-69.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 9 to 14 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......5700-6200 ft AGL near Lake Michigan and
                    6400-6900 ft AGL inland.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....1700 (excellent).
Pcpn Amount.........none to 0.04 in.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers.
Chance of pcpn......40 percent.
Min temperature.....48-53.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......4700-5200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....500-900 (good to excellent).
Pcpn Amount.........0.01-0.12 in.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers.
Chance of pcpn......50 percent.
Max temperature.....59-64.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........62-67 percent near Lake Michigan and 52-57
                    percent Inland.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter near Lake Michigan and 6
                    percent wetter Inland.
20-foot winds.......West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing height.......4300-4800 ft AGL near Lake Michigan and
                    5600-6100 ft AGL inland.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....1200 (excellent).
Pcpn Amount.........0.03-0.15 in.


$$

MIZ040-046-252030-
Clare-Isabella-
Including the cities of Clare and Mount Pleasant
401 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers. slight chance of thunderstorms after
                    1400.
Chance of pcpn......50 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 67.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 9 to 14 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......6600-7100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....1600-1700 (excellent).
Pcpn Amount.........none to 0.06 in.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers.
Chance of pcpn......40 percent.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 9 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing height.......4200-4700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....500-800 (good to excellent).
Pcpn Amount.........none to 0.09 in.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers.
Chance of pcpn......50 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 64.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 9 to 14 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......6100-6600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....1300 (excellent).
Pcpn Amount.........none to 0.10 in.


$$

MIZ050-056-064-071-252030-
Muskegon-Ottawa-Allegan-Van Buren-
Including the cities of Muskegon, Grand Haven, Jenison, Holland,
and South Haven
401 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (45-55 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms
                    after 1400.
Chance of pcpn......30 percent in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
Min humidity........44-49 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 12 to 17 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......6600-7100 ft AGL near Lake Michigan and
                    7100-7600 ft AGL inland.
Transport winds.....West 20 to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....1900-2000 (excellent).
Pcpn Amount.........none to 0.01 in.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (60-70 percent) until 2400, then
                    mostly cloudy (65-75 percent) until 0500, then
                    partly cloudy (60-70 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers.
Chance of pcpn......30 percent.
Min temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........91-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......West winds 9 to 14 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......6500-7000 ft AGL decreasing to 4000-4500 ft AGL
                    overnight.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....1400 (excellent) decreasing to 900 (excellent)
                    overnight.
Pcpn Amount.........none to 0.03 in.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers.
Chance of pcpn......30 percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......West winds 14 to 19 mph with gusts to around 26
                    mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......6800-7300 ft AGL near Lake Michigan and
                    7400-7900 ft AGL inland.
Transport winds.....West around 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....2200-2300 (excellent).
Pcpn Amount.........none to 0.06 in.


$$

MIZ051-052-057>059-252030-
Montcalm-Gratiot-Kent-Ionia-Clinton-
Including the cities of Greenville, Alma, Grand Rapids, Ionia,
and St. Johns
401 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers. slight chance of thunderstorms after
                    1400.
Chance of pcpn......40 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 13 to 18 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......7100-7600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 20 to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....2000 (excellent).
Pcpn Amount.........none to 0.04 in.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent) until 2400, then
                    partly cloudy (65-75 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers.
Chance of pcpn......30 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 53.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......West winds 7 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......5700-6200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....1300 (excellent) decreasing to 700 (excellent)
                    overnight.
Pcpn Amount.........none to 0.05 in.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers.
Chance of pcpn......40 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 65.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 13 to 18 mph with gusts to around 26
                    mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......6600-7100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 20 to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....1800 (excellent).
Pcpn Amount.........none to 0.07 in.


$$

MIZ065>067-072>074-252030-
Barry-Eaton-Ingham-Kalamazoo-Calhoun-Jackson-
Including the cities of Hastings, Charlotte, Lansing, Kalamazoo,
Battle Creek, and Jackson
401 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms after 1400.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 13 to 18 mph with gusts to around 26
                    mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......7600-8100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 20 to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....1900-2000 (excellent).
Pcpn Amount.........none to 0.02 in.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (45-55 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 53.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........91-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......West winds 7 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......5700-6200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....1300 (excellent) decreasing to 700 (excellent)
                    overnight.
Pcpn Amount.........none to 0.01 in.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers.
Chance of pcpn......30 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 67.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 14 to 19 mph with gusts to around 27
                    mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......8000-8500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....2300-2400 (excellent).
Pcpn Amount.........none to 0.02 in.


$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest
winds 7 to 12 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 7 to
12 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds
9 to 14 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Warmer. Cloudy with showers likely and a chance
of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 9 to 14 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 11 to 16 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 70s.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers in the evening.
Lows around 60.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 70s.

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