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
510 AM EDT Tue May 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Low pressure will deepen across Indiana late today...tonight and
Wednesday as an upper trough over the upper midwest moves southeast
and develops into a closed upper low over the Ohio valley by
Wednesday.

This system will bring showers and a few thunderstorms Wednesday
and a chance of showers along with quite cool temperatures
through Thursday.    The area of low pressure will move to the
New England coast and high pressure will move east across Indiana
late Thursday night and Friday.   Another area of low pressure and
a frontal system will affect us over the upcoming weekend.

INZ062-063-069>071-232015-
Monroe-Brown-Martin-Lawrence-Jackson-
Including the cities of Bloomington, Bedford, and Seymour
510 AM EDT Tue May 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 76.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........42 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (800-40600 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-5300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 2200 until 0100, then chance
                    of rain showers.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 60.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........87-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming northeast around 5 mph
                    after midnight.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (0-30700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-4500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain showers until
                    1400, then rain showers likely.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 3.
Max temperature.....61-67.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........70-83 percent.
   24 hr trend......38 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (0-42100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......600-3300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 5 mph shifting to the north in the
                    afternoon.


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INZ047-232015-
Marion-
Including the city of Indianapolis
510 AM EDT Tue May 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 73.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........42 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (3200-50100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-6300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 2400 until 0500, then chance
                    of rain showers.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 59.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........83-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 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.......100-4100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain showers. chance
                    of thunderstorms after 1700.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 64.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........75-80 percent.
   24 hr trend......37 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph shifting to the north in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (0-39700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......700-3700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 5 to 10 mph.


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INZ037-039-046-048-054>056-232015-
Boone-Hamilton-Hendricks-Hancock-Morgan-Johnson-Shelby-
Including the city of Shelbyville
510 AM EDT Tue May 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 74.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........38-48 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (1000-60100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-6700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers until 0500, then chance of rain
                    showers.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 59.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........83-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (0-33700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-3700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain showers. chance
                    of thunderstorms after 1700.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 64.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........73-81 percent.
   24 hr trend......32 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph shifting to the north in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (0-54900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......700-4600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 5 to 10 mph.


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INZ021-028>030-035-036-232015-
Carroll-Warren-Tippecanoe-Clinton-Fountain-Montgomery-
Including the cities of Lafayette, Frankfort, and Crawfordsville
510 AM EDT Tue May 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 1000. slight chance of
                    thunderstorms after 1700.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 2.
Max temperature.....Around 72.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (800-72900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......400-7800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Slight chance of
                    thunderstorms until 2200. chance of rain
                    showers.
LAL.................2 until 0200, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 57.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Max humidity........86-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (0-24400 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-2700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain showers until
                    1400, then rain showers likely.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 64.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........70-81 percent.
   24 hr trend......27 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (0-61600 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-5600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the
                    northeast in the afternoon.


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INZ031-038-232015-
Howard-Tipton-
Including the city of Kokomo
510 AM EDT Tue May 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 73.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........41-49 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (900-59900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-7800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers until 0500, then chance of rain
                    showers.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 57.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........88 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (0-5000 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain showers. chance
                    of thunderstorms after 1700.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 65.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........77 percent.
   24 hr trend......34 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (3300-37100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......700-4600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 5 to 10 mph.


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INZ040>042-049-232015-
Madison-Delaware-Randolph-Henry-
Including the cities of Anderson and Muncie
510 AM EDT Tue May 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 73.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........38-43 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (800-58500 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-7100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 0100.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 57.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........83-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (100-32400 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-3200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain showers. chance
                    of thunderstorms after 1400.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 66.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........73-78 percent.
   24 hr trend......38 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph shifting to the northeast in
                    the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (4600-90400 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......800-5900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 10 to 15 mph.


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INZ057-065-232015-
Rush-Decatur-
510 AM EDT Tue May 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 75.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........38-43 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (1200-47300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-5400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 0100.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 59.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........86 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (300-22900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......100-3300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain showers. chance
                    of thunderstorms after 1700.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 66.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........70-78 percent.
   24 hr trend......34 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph shifting to the north in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (1900-30100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......800-3400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 5 mph.


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INZ043>045-051>053-232015-
Vermillion-Parke-Putnam-Vigo-Clay-Owen-
Including the city of Terre Haute
510 AM EDT Tue May 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (65-75 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 1500. slight chance of
                    thunderstorms after 1800.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 2.
Max temperature.....Around 74.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........41-49 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (1200-67900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......400-6300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers until 2400, then chance of rain
                    showers.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 57.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........86-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the north
                    after midnight.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (0-37400 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-4200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the
                    northwest after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain showers until
                    1400, then rain showers likely.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 63.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........75-84 percent.
   24 hr trend......37 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (0-48300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......700-4100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.


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INZ060-061-067-068-232015-
Sullivan-Greene-Knox-Daviess-
Including the city of Vincennes
510 AM EDT Tue May 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 1600.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 76.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........40-46 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (800-44200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-5500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers until 2400, then chance of rain
                    showers until 0200, then rain showers likely.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 58.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........87-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph shifting to the
                    northwest after midnight.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (0-38200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-4400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 5 mph shifting to the northwest
                    after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain showers likely.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 2.
Max temperature.....Around 63.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........72-84 percent.
   24 hr trend......38 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (0-49900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1100-4500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.


$$

INZ064-072-232015-
Bartholomew-Jennings-
Including the city of Columbus
510 AM EDT Tue May 23 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 76.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........42 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (900-40300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-4900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers after 2400 until 0500, then chance
                    of rain showers.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 60.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........84-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (100-28700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......0-3700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain showers until
                    1400. rain showers likely after 1400. chance of
                    thunderstorms after 1700.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 66.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........70-78 percent.
   24 hr trend......31 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph shifting to the northwest in
                    the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (0-31000 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......700-3500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 5 to 10 mph.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. West winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in
the mid 70s.

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