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FIRE WEATHER FORECAST FOR HOOSIER NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
600 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...

INZ062-063-069>071-242015-
MONROE-BROWN-MARTIN-LAWRENCE-JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BLOOMINGTON...BEDFORD...SEYMOUR
412 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (69900 KNOT-FT).
MAX MIXING HEIGHT...3900-4400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
PRECIP AMOUNT.......NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MAX HUMIDITY........95 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PRECIP AMOUNT.......0.55 - 0.67 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL
                    MIDDAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (128600 KNOT-FT).
MAX MIXING HEIGHT...5300-5800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
PRECIP AMOUNT.......0.01 INCHES.

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.DISCUSSION...SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN CONTROL OF THE
AREA THROUGH TODAY. TEMPERATURES WILL WARM WELL INTO THE 70S WITH
SURFACE WINDS OF 5 TO 15 MPH FROM THE SOUTH-SOUTHEAST. MINIMUM
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BOTTOM OUT IN THE MIDDLE 20 TO LOWER 30
PERCENT RANGE EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON BEFORE INCREASED LOW LEVEL
MOISTURE ARRIVES FROM WEST TO EAST AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING FRONTAL
BOUNDARY. MIXING HEIGHTS SHOULD TOP OUT AROUND 4-5 KFT WITH GOOD
SMOKE DISPERSION EXPECTED. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARRIVE TONIGHT AS
THE FRONT PUSHES ACROSS THE AREA. WE DRY OUT FRIDAY...WITH MOSTLY
SUNNY SKIES EXPECTED FOR THE AFTERNOON.

INZ076-083-084-089-242115-
ORANGE IN-DUBOIS IN-CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...JASPER...MARENGO...TELL CITY
343 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014 /243 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            80           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      74 (+8)      54 (+9)      73
RH % (24H TREND)      31 (+2)      99 (+34)     35
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE 6-10 G18               W 9-13 G22
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE 8-12 G20  SE 5-9       NW 8-12 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.37         0.00
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4297                      5297
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 17                     NW 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     68368                     102372
DISPERSION            GOOD                      EXCELLENT
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          MOD UNSTBL
LAL                   1            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3
ADI EARLY             43 GEN GOOD  14 GEN POOR  68 GOOD
ADI LATE              49 GEN GOOD  23 FAIR      71 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            1

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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