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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central/Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
331 AM CST Tue Feb 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Southerly winds will prevail across central and southeast Illinois
until tomorrow. These winds will transport increasingly mild and
more humid air into the area. Periods of showers and thunderstorms
are expected as well, with tonight into Wednesday the primary rainy
periods. Smoke dispersion will generally be poor today, as mixing
heights come down, although the winds will be faster.



ILZ027>031-036>038-282230-
Knox-Stark-Peoria-Marshall-Woodford-Fulton-Tazewell-McLean-
Including the cities of...Galesburg...Toulon...Peoria...Lacon...
Eureka...Canton...Pekin...Bloomington...Normal
331 AM CST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        showers
Chance Precip (%)     60           80           50
Temp (24HR Trend)     68 (+9)      41 (-6)      47
RH % (24HR Trend)     75 (+33)     97 (+3)      56
20FT Wind AM (MPH)    S 10 G21                  W 12 G24
20FT Wind PM (MPH)    S 11 G22     SW 10 G21    W 16 G26
Precip Amount         0.18         0.38         0.04
Precip Duration       3            7            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Mixing Hgt (FT-AGL)   3888                      8465
1700FT Mixing Temp    66                        44
Transport Wind (MPH)  S 21                      W 41
Vent Rate (MPH-FT)    111780                    350451
Vent Rate Category    Good                      Excellent
Haines Index          2            3            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with a 40 percent chance of rain
showers. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. West
winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. West winds around
5 mph shifting to the south in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows
in the lower 30s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the upper 50s.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the mid
40s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the mid 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs around 60. West winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

ILZ040>043-047>053-282230-
Schuyler-Mason-Logan-De Witt-Cass-Menard-Scott-Morgan-Sangamon-
Christian-Macon-
Including the cities of...Rushville...Havana...Lincoln...
Clinton...Beardstown...Petersburg...Winchester...Jacksonville...
Springfield...Taylorville...Decatur
331 AM CST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        showers
Chance Precip (%)     50           80           30
Temp (24HR Trend)     71 (+10)     43 (-7)      50
RH % (24HR Trend)     67 (+26)     94 (+1)      52
20FT Wind AM (MPH)    S 11 G23                  W 14 G25
20FT Wind PM (MPH)    S 13 G25     S 12 G24     W 16 G27
Precip Amount         0.05         0.46         0.04
Precip Duration       2            8            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Mixing Hgt (FT-AGL)   4202                      8397
1700FT Mixing Temp    68                        48
Transport Wind (MPH)  S 28                      W 44
Vent Rate (MPH-FT)    135304                    363868
Vent Rate Category    Good                      Excellent
Haines Index          2            3            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. West
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers. Highs in the upper 40s. West winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds
around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds around
5 mph shifting to the south in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the lower 60s.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Southwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the upper 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the lower 60s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

ILZ044>046-282230-
Piatt-Champaign-Vermilion-
Including the cities of...Monticello...Champaign...Urbana...
Danville
331 AM CST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        showers
Chance Precip (%)     40           90           50
Temp (24HR Trend)     67 (+9)      47 (+1)      52
RH % (24HR Trend)     81 (+32)     94 (-1)      64
20FT Wind AM (MPH)    S 11 G21                  W 14 G26
20FT Wind PM (MPH)    S 13 G24     S 14 G24     W 18 G28
Precip Amount         0.06         0.57         0.07
Precip Duration       2            8            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Mixing Hgt (FT-AGL)   1729                      8060
1700FT Mixing Temp    63                        50
Transport Wind (MPH)  S 24                      W 43
Vent Rate (MPH-FT)    43669                     359473
Vent Rate Category    Poor                      Excellent
Haines Index          2            3            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with a 40 percent chance of rain
showers. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers and snow showers. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds around
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the upper 50s.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the lower
40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the upper 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the lower 60s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

ILZ054>057-061>063-282230-
Moultrie-Douglas-Coles-Edgar-Shelby-Cumberland-Clark-
Including the cities of...Sullivan...Tuscola...Charleston...
Mattoon...Paris...Shelbyville...Greenup...Marshall
331 AM CST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        showers
Chance Precip (%)     40           90           40
Temp (24HR Trend)     67 (+9)      49 (+2)      54
RH % (24HR Trend)     81 (+26)     90 (-5)      63
20FT Wind AM (MPH)    S 10 G21                  W 14 G27
20FT Wind PM (MPH)    S 12 G24     S 13 G25     W 18 G28
Precip Amount         0.05         0.59         0.10
Precip Duration       2            9            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Mixing Hgt (FT-AGL)   1773                      7817
1700FT Mixing Temp    65                        52
Transport Wind (MPH)  S 25                      W 43
Vent Rate (MPH-FT)    48210                     341603
Vent Rate Category    Poor                      Excellent
Haines Index          3            2            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers. Highs in the upper 40s. West winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers and snow showers. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds around
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the mid
40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the upper 40s. South winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

ILZ066>068-071>073-282230-
Effingham-Jasper-Crawford-Clay-Richland-Lawrence-
Including the cities of...Effingham...Newton...Robinson...Flora...
Olney...Lawrenceville
331 AM CST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (%)     50           90           50
Temp (24HR Trend)     68 (+10)     51 (+3)      55
RH % (24HR Trend)     78 (+15)     90 (-3)      58
20FT Wind AM (MPH)    S  9 G20                  W 14 G25
20FT Wind PM (MPH)    S 11 G22     S 12 G23     W 16 G27
Precip Amount         0.05         0.51         0.11
Precip Duration       2            10           1
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   12 PM
Mixing Hgt (FT-AGL)   1703                      7756
1700FT Mixing Temp    68                        55
Transport Wind (MPH)  S 24                      W 40
Vent Rate (MPH-FT)    45759                     330018
Vent Rate Category    Poor                      Excellent
Haines Index          2            2            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. West
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs around 50. West winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the mid
40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows around 50. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$


HJS


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