Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the Southern Great Lakes
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
402 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Showers and thunderstorms will diminish this morning. There will be a
chance for additional thunderstorms this afternoon...with the best
chances mainly near and south of US 24. Locally heavy rain will be
possible again. A cold front will push through the area tonight with
cooler and drier air for the beginning of next week.


MIZ077>081-222015-
Berrien-Cass MI-St. Joseph MI-Branch-Hillsdale-
Including the cities of Niles, Benton Harbor, St. Joseph,
Fair Plain, Benton Heights, Buchanan, Paw Paw Lake, Dowagiac,
Cassopolis, Marcellus, Sturgis, Three Rivers, White Pigeon, Mendon,
Coldwater, Bronson, Hillsdale, Jonesville, and Litchfield
402 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon. Precipitation 50 percent.
Max temperature.....80-85.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                    northwest in the afternoon.
LAL.................5 decreasing to 2 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Becoming mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......North winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 30 percent.
Max temperature.....80-85.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1 increasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. East winds around
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

INZ003>005-012-014-222015-
La Porte-St. Joseph IN-Elkhart-Starke-Marshall-
Including the cities of Michigan City, La Porte, South Bend,
Mishawaka, New Carlisle, Walkerton, Elkhart, Goshen, Nappanee, Knox,
North Judson, Bass Lake, Plymouth, Bremen, and Culver
402 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017 /302 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy then becoming partly sunny. Showers and
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon. Precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....80-85.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................5 decreasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 1300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 30 percent.
Max temperature.....80-85.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1 increasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.06-0.10 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 80. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. East winds around
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

INZ006>009-222015-
Lagrange-Steuben-Noble-De Kalb-
Including the cities of Lagrange, Topeka, Shipshewana, Angola,
Fremont, Kendallville, Ligonier, Albion, Auburn, and Garrett
402 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms in the
                    morning, then slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................5 decreasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 30 percent.
Max temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1 increasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

OHZ001-002-004-005-222015-
Williams-Fulton OH-Defiance-Henry-
Including the cities of Bryan, Montpelier, Edgerton, Wauseon,
Archbold, Swanton, Delta, Defiance, Sherwood, Hicksville, Napoleon,
Deshler, and Liberty Center
402 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms in the
                    morning, then slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                    west in the afternoon.
LAL.................5 decreasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......North winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East around 15 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1 increasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 4100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 80. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.

$$

INZ013-015-020-022-023-222015-
Pulaski-Fulton IN-White-Cass IN-Miami-
Including the cities of Winamac, Francesville, Medaryville,
Rochester, Akron, Monticello, Monon, Brookston, Logansport,
Royal Center, Peru, Grissom AFB, and Mexico
402 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017 /302 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms in the
                    morning, then chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....85-90.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................5 decreasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Becoming partly cloudy. Slight chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
                    Precipitation 20 percent.
Min temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................3 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.06-0.10 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 30 percent.
Max temperature.....85-90.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1 increasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.06-0.10 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 80. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

INZ016>018-222015-
Kosciusko-Whitley-Allen IN-
Including the cities of Warsaw, Winona Lake, Syracuse, Mentone,
Columbia City, Tri-Lakes, South Whitley, Fort Wayne, and New Haven
402 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms in the
                    morning, then slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................5 decreasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Becoming partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 1200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 30 percent.
Max temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1 increasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 80. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

INZ024>027-222015-
Wabash-Huntington-Wells-Adams-
Including the cities of Wabash, North Manchester, Huntington,
Roanoke, Bluffton, Ossian, Decatur, and Berne
402 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms in the
                    morning, then chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....85-90.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................5 decreasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Becoming partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening. Chance of
                    precipitation 50 percent.
Min temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................3 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.06-0.10 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1 increasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 80. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

INZ032>034-222015-
Grant-Blackford-Jay-
Including the cities of Marion, Gas City, Upland, Hartford City,
Montpelier, Portland, and Dunkirk
402 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms in the
                    morning, then chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....85-90.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................5 decreasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening. Chance of
                    precipitation 50 percent.
Min temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 5 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 80. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

OHZ015-016-024-025-222015-
Paulding-Putnam-Van Wert-Allen OH-
Including the cities of Paulding, Antwerp, Payne, Ottawa, Leipsic,
Columbus Grove, Continental, Pandora, Van Wert, Ohio City, Lima,
Spencerville, and Bluffton
402 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms in the
                    morning, then chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................5 decreasing to 3 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Min temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 after midnight.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 1600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East around 15 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 80. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.

$$



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