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SPOT FORECAST FOR WILDCAT HOLLOW SF...IDNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN, IL
1030 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1400 CDT ON MARCH 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WINDS THIS AFTERNOON ARE EXPECTED FROM THE SOUTHWEST APPROACHING
10 MPH THIS AFTERNOON IN THE FORECAST AREA. LITTLE CHANGE DURING THE
BURN PERIOD.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 63.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500-4700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700-6000 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO
                    2400-3600 FT AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 17 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (44160-89355 MPH-FT) INCREASING TO
                    GOOD TO VERY GOOD (70610-103959 MPH-FT) EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO POOR TO
                    FAIR (24494-45425 MPH-FT) LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)          NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............18     23     17
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................58     59     63
RH..................41     40     35
20 FT WIND..........W 2    W 6    W 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     15     15
EYE LEVEL WIND......W 2    W 4    W 5
EYE LEVEL GUST......15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........5600   5600   3600
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 16  NW 16  W 13
CWR.................0      0      0
HAINES INDEX........5      5      5
VRATE MPH-FT/1000...89     90     45

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
MAX HUMIDITY........74 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 7 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 5 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR MODERATE POTENTIAL
                    FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO POOR (0-9660 MPH-FT).

TIME (CDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............23     22     12     28     35     42
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................61     54     51     51     52     50
RH..................40     54     61     63     61     68
20 FT WIND..........SW 6   S 5    S 6    S 6    SW 7   SW 7
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     10     10     15     15     15
EYE LEVEL WIND......SW 4   S 4    S 4    S 5    SW 5   SW 5
EYE LEVEL GUST......10     10     10     15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........1200   BLW100 BLW100 BLW100 100    BLW100
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 8   SW 7   SW 7   SW 8   SW 9   SW 9
CWR.................0      10     10     10     10     10
HAINES INDEX........5      5      5      5      5      5
VRATE MPH-FT/1000...10     0      0      0      0      0

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
MIN HUMIDITY........37 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 10 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 10 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2300-3900 FT AGL IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON...THEN
                    DECREASING TO 1700 FT AGL LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 9 TO 17 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 5 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR MODERATE POTENTIAL
                    FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (0-48529 MPH-FT) INCREASING TO
                    POOR TO GOOD (15294-66815 MPH-FT) IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............39     36     29     22     18     11
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................46     49     59     63     66     69
RH..................76     71     55     46     40     37
20 FT WIND..........W 6    W 6    NW 7   NW 7   NW 7   NW 7
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     15     15     15     15     15
EYE LEVEL WIND......W 4    W 4    NW 5   NW 5   NW 5   NW 5
EYE LEVEL GUST......15     15     15     15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........BLW100 800    2300   3600   3600   2400
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 10  SW 12  W 15   W 17   W 16   W 12
CWR.................10     0      0      0      0      0
HAINES INDEX........4      4      4      4      4      5
VRATE MPH-FT/1000...0      9      34     62     58     28

$$
FORECASTER...GOETSCH
REQUESTED BY...WADE BLOEMER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150330.WILDC.01/ILX






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