Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN/CENTRAL MO AND SOUTHWEST IL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
337 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A TROUGH WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA ON THURSDAY BRINGING WIDESPREAD
SHOWERS AND EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WITH MUCH HIGHER RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
AS A RESULT OF THE INCREASED LOW-LEVEL MOISTURE.  FRIDAY WILL BE DRY WITH
SOUTHWEST FLOW BEHIND THE FRONT. AT LEAST ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO EXIST FOR FRIDAY AFTERNOON WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES...BRISK SOUTHWEST WINDS...AND FUELS QUICKLY DRYING OUT.


MOZ072-073-083-084-099-240845-
CRAWFORD MO-DENT MO-IRON MO-REYNOLDS MO-WASHINGTON MO-
INCLUDING...POTOSI/SALEM RANGER DISTRICT...SALEM
337 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     10           80           30           0
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      46-50        70-74        42-46        76-80
MAX/MIN RH(%)         71-76        46-51        87-92        22-27
TEMP (24H TREND)      47 (+9)      73 (0)       43           79
RH % (24H TREND)      74 (-6)      48 (+22)     90           24
20FT WIND AM(MPH)                  S 10-14 G22               W 4-8
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     SE 7-11      S 9-13 G24   W 7-11       SW 4-8 G19
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.00         0.55         0.11         0.00
PRECIP DURATION(HR)   0            5            1            0
LAL                   1            5            3            1
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 62                        68
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3600                      6000
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S 15                      SW  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 35                      SW 20
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  16510                     16256
                                   VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
HAINES INDEX                       3                         6

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW AROUND 50. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGH AROUND 80. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES MAY DROP BELOW 35 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE UPPER 50S. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH IN
THE MORNING BECOMING SOUTH 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOW AROUND 60.
SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGH IN THE LOWER
70S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOW AROUND 50. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGH AROUND 60. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
NORTHWEST 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WIND
11 TO 15 MPH.

$$

MOZ074-075-085-240845-
MADISON MO-ST. FRANCOIS MO-STE. GENEVIEVE MO-
INCLUDING...FARMINGTON...FREDERICKTOWN RANGER DISTRICT
337 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     10           80           40           0
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      46-50        73-77        45-49        76-80
MAX/MIN RH(%)         68-73        41-46        84-89        23-28
TEMP (24H TREND)      47 (+8)      76 (+6)      46           79
RH % (24H TREND)      71 (-9)      43 (+11)     87           25
20FT WIND AM(MPH)                  S 9-13 G21                W 4-8
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     SE 6-10      S 9-13 G24   SW 8-12      SW 4-8 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.00         0.40         0.23         0.00
PRECIP DURATION(HR)   0            4            1            0
LAL                   1            5            3            1
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 64                        68
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4200                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S 15                      SW  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 33                      SW 20
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  18714                     15929
                                   VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
HAINES INDEX                       3                         6

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE LOWER 50S. WIND LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGH AROUND 80. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE UPPER 50S. WIND LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH IN
THE MORNING BECOMING SOUTHEAST 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOW AROUND 60.
SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGH IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTH WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOW AROUND 50. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
BECOMING NORTHWEST 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOW AROUND 40. NORTHWEST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WIND
11 TO 15 MPH.

$$

MOZ041-047>050-240845-
BOONE MO-CALLAWAY MO-COLE MO-MONITEAU MO-OSAGE MO-
INCLUDING...CEDAR CREEK RANGER DISTRICT...COLUMBIA...
JEFFERSON CITY
337 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           80           10           0
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      50-54        67-71        42-46        77-81
MAX/MIN RH(%)         69-74        49-54        79-86        22-27
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (+8)      70 (-1)      43           80
RH % (24H TREND)      72 (-2)      51 (+24)     86           24
20FT WIND AM(MPH)                  S 10-14 G19               SW 8-12
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     SE 10-14     SW 11-15 G22 W 8-12 G15   SW 9-13 G22
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.01         0.88         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION(HR)   1            6            0            0
LAL                   3            5            1            1
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 64                        68
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2700                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S 13                      SW 13
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 30                      SW 29
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  11113                     21968
                                   GOOD                      VERY GOOD
HAINES INDEX                       2                         6

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW AROUND 50. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH IN
THE MORNING BECOMING SOUTHEAST 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND
11 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGH IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOW IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGH IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WIND
11 TO 15 MPH.

$$

MOZ051-052-059>065-240845-
FRANKLIN MO-GASCONADE MO-JEFFERSON MO-LINCOLN MO-MONTGOMERY MO-
ST. CHARLES MO-ST. LOUIS CITY MO-ST. LOUIS MO-WARREN MO-
INCLUDING...ST CHARLES...ST LOUIS...UNION
337 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     10           80           30           0
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      47-51        68-72        42-46        78-82
MAX/MIN RH(%)         69-74        49-58        91-96        21-26
TEMP (24H TREND)      48 (+6)      71 (+3)      43           81
RH % (24H TREND)      72 (-6)      49 (+19)     94           23
20FT WIND AM(MPH)                  SE 11-15 G21              SW 6-10
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     SE 8-12 G16  S 10-14 G24  W 7-11       SW 7-11 G22
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.00         0.63         0.09         0.00
PRECIP DURATION(HR)   0            5            1            0
LAL                   1            5            3            1
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 65                        68
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3200                      6300
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S 13                      SW 12
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 29                      SW 28
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  12792                     23367
                                   GOOD                      VERY GOOD
HAINES INDEX                       3                         6

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW AROUND 50. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGH IN THE MID 70S. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE MID 50S. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
HIGH IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOW IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGH IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOW AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGH AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOW AROUND 40. NORTHWEST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WIND
11 TO 15 MPH.

$$

ILZ095>097-MOZ018-019-026-027-034>036-042-240845-
ADAMS IL-AUDRAIN MO-BROWN IL-KNOX MO-LEWIS MO-MARION MO-MONROE MO-
PIKE IL-PIKE MO-RALLS MO-SHELBY MO-
INCLUDING...BOWLING GREEN...HANNIBAL...MEXICO...QUINCY
337 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           80           20           0
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      47-51        64-68        42-46        76-80
MAX/MIN RH(%)         69-74        51-56        82-89        22-27
TEMP (24H TREND)      48 (+5)      67 (+3)      43           79
RH % (24H TREND)      72 (-2)      53 (+20)     89           24
20FT WIND AM(MPH)                  SE 12-16 G22              SW 8-12
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     SE 11-15     S 10-14 G23  W 7-11       SW 11-15 G23
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.02         0.79         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION(HR)   1            6            1            0
LAL                   3            5            2            1
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 62                        67
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2500                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S 15                      W 14
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 33                      W 32
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  11063                     28193
                                   GOOD                      EXCELLENT
HAINES INDEX                       2                         5

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. WIND LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING SOUTHEAST 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND
11 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOW IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGH IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGH IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WIND
11 TO 15 MPH.

$$

ILZ058>060-064-065-069-070-074-079-098>102-240845-
BOND IL-CALHOUN IL-CLINTON IL-FAYETTE IL-GREENE IL-JERSEY IL-
MACOUPIN IL-MADISON IL-MARION IL-MONROE IL-MONTGOMERY IL-
RANDOLPH IL-ST. CLAIR IL-WASHINGTON IL-
INCLUDING...BELLEVILLE...CHESTER...EDWARDSVILLE...LITCHFIELD...
SALEM...VANDALIA
337 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     10           80           60           0
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      46-50        72-76        42-46        76-80
MAX/MIN RH(%)         70-75        41-48        92-97        21-26
TEMP (24H TREND)      47 (+5)      75 (+8)      43           79
RH % (24H TREND)      73 (-5)      41 (+10)     95           23
20FT WIND AM(MPH)                  SE 12-16 G23              W 6-10
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     SE 7-11      S 11-15 G25  SW 8-12      SW 7-11 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.00         0.38         0.31         0.00
PRECIP DURATION(HR)   0            4            1            0
LAL                   1            5            3            1
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 64                        66
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3900                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S 13                      W 12
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 30                      W 26
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  15911                     23609
                                   VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
HAINES INDEX                       3                         6

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW AROUND 50. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGH IN THE MID 70S. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE MID 50S. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING SOUTHEAST 11 TO 15 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOW IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGH IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTHEAST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOW AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST WIND
11 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGH AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOW AROUND 40. NORTHWEST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WIND
11 TO 15 MPH.

$$

GOSSELIN





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