Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central Indiana
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
333 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Warm conditions will continue through Friday, then a return
to average conditions will be the rule. Low rain chances today
will give way to better chances later on Friday. Severe
thunderstorms are possible Friday, and even outside
of storms winds will be gusty then.


INZ062-063-069>071-232115-
Monroe-Brown-Martin-Lawrence-Jackson-
Including the cities of Bloomington, Bedford, and Seymour
333 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 1500 until 1700.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........55-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (800-111400 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......100-6100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph increasing to south
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers until 2300.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 58.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........83-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (0-48800 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-3700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms and chance of rain showers after
                    1300.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 72.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........50-57 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (5800-122700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......400-3400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 30 mph.


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INZ047-232115-
Marion-
Including the city of Indianapolis
333 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers and isolated thunderstorms after 1300.
LAL.................1 until 1600, then 2.
Max temperature.....Around 68.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........59-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (1800-100900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-5800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers until 0100. isolated thunderstorms.
                    slight chance of rain showers after 0100.
LAL.................2 until 0200, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 57.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........84-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (1200-22800 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......100-3100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to around 20 mph
                    after midnight.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms and chance of rain showers after
                    1300.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........53-59 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (27600-92600 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1200-2800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 30 to 35 mph.


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INZ037-039-046-048-054>056-232115-
Boone-Hamilton-Hendricks-Hancock-Morgan-Johnson-Shelby-
Including the city of Shelbyville
333 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 1400. isolated thunderstorms
                    after 1600.
LAL.................1 until 1600, then 2.
Max temperature.....Around 67.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........59-68 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (1700-115300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-6100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers until 0100. isolated thunderstorms.
                    slight chance of rain showers after 0100.
LAL.................2 until 0300, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 57.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........83-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (0-37100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-3400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph increasing to south
                    around 20 mph after midnight.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms and chance of rain showers after
                    1300.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........53-63 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (16300-123000 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......800-3700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 35 mph.


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INZ021-028>030-035-036-232115-
Carroll-Warren-Tippecanoe-Clinton-Fountain-Montgomery-
Including the cities of Lafayette, Frankfort, and Crawfordsville
333 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (65-75 percent) until 1800, then
                    cloudy (85-95 percent). Slight chance of rain
                    showers after 1400 until 1600, then chance of
                    rain showers and isolated thunderstorms.
LAL.................1 until 1600, then 2.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-72 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph shifting to the east in
                    the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (800-76700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-4800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers until 0100. isolated thunderstorms.
                    slight chance of rain showers after 0100.
LAL.................2 until 0500, then 1 until 0600, then 2.
Min temperature.....Around 56.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........86-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (100-18800 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-1200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 10 mph increasing to south around
                    20 mph after midnight.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Rain showers
                    likely and scattered thunderstorms after 1300.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 68.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........56-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (15200-126600 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......900-3800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 30 to 35 mph.


$$

INZ031-038-232115-
Howard-Tipton-
Including the city of Kokomo
333 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 1400 until 1600, then chance
                    of rain showers and isolated thunderstorms.
LAL.................1 until 1600, then 2.
Max temperature.....Around 65.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (0-41200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-4100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers and isolated thunderstorms.
LAL.................2 until 0400, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 56.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........86-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (700-13700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......100-1000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 10 mph shifting to the south after
                    midnight.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms and chance of rain showers after
                    1300.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 68.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........57-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (26100-113900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1200-3500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 35 mph.


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INZ040>042-049-232115-
Madison-Delaware-Randolph-Henry-
Including the cities of Anderson and Muncie
333 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 1400 until 1600, then chance
                    of rain showers and isolated thunderstorms.
LAL.................1 until 1600, then 2.
Max temperature.....Around 67.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........63-68 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (2800-98300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......400-5900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers until 2400. isolated thunderstorms
                    until 0400. slight chance of rain showers after
                    2400 until 0400.
LAL.................2 until 0400, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 56.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........86-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (0-25100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms and chance of rain showers after
                    1300.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........55-61 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (25800-79200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1100-2500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 30 to 35 mph.


$$

INZ057-065-232115-
Rush-Decatur-
333 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 1400. isolated thunderstorms
                    after 1600.
LAL.................1 until 1600, then 2.
Max temperature.....Around 68.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........61-68 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (2600-113000 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......400-6000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers and isolated thunderstorms until 0100.
LAL.................2 until 0100, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 56.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........86-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (0-9600 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-1100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms and chance of rain showers after
                    1300.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 71.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........53-61 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (13500-73800 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......800-2400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 30 mph.


$$

INZ043>045-051>053-232115-
Vermillion-Parke-Putnam-Vigo-Clay-Owen-
Including the city of Terre Haute
333 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 1400. isolated thunderstorms
                    after 1600.
LAL.................1 until 1600, then 2.
Max temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........61-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (800-106300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......200-5800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers and isolated thunderstorms until 0100.
LAL.................2 until 0100, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 58.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........83-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph increasing to south
                    around 15 mph after midnight.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (0-42300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-3500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph increasing to south
                    around 20 mph after midnight.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms and chance of rain showers after
                    1300.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........53-63 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (16300-119100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......900-3600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 30 to 35 mph.


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INZ060-061-067-068-232115-
Sullivan-Greene-Knox-Daviess-
Including the city of Vincennes
333 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........57-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (0-130100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-6400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to around 20 mph
                    in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent).
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 58.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........83-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (0-47300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-3600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to around 20 mph
                    after midnight.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms and chance of rain showers after
                    1300.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........53-61 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (19600-113800 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1000-3500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 30 mph.


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INZ064-072-232115-
Bartholomew-Jennings-
Including the city of Columbus
333 AM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 1500.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........59-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (1700-112200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-6000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph increasing to south
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers until 2400.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 57.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........86-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (0-38200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-3000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms and chance of rain showers after
                    1300.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 72.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........51-57 percent.
   24 hr trend......8 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (5900-80900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......400-2900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 25 to 30 mph.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and scattered
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 40. West winds
around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower
40s. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and showers. Lows
in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the mid 50s.

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