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FIRE WEATHER FORECAST FOR HOOSIER NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
430 PM EDT SUN AUG 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK WARM FRONT OVER SOUTHERN INDIANA IS
EXPECTED TO LIFT NORTH ACROSS THE STATE TODAY...ALLOWING HIGH
PRESSURE OVER THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY TO BUILD ACROSS
THE STATE. VERY WARM AND HUMID AIR WILL REMAIN IN PLACE ACROSS THE
STATE THE NEXT FEW DAYS. HOWEVER...AS WARMER AIR ARRIVES ALOFT
ALONG WITH A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE...CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS
WILL DECREASE.

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

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG UNTIL MIDDAY. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-94.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-67 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MARGINAL (32900 KNOT-FT).
MAX MIXING HEIGHT...5800-6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
PRECIP AMOUNT.......0.02 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PRECIP AMOUNT.......NONE.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-95.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MARGINAL (29500 KNOT-FT).
MAX MIXING HEIGHT...6200-6700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
PRECIP AMOUNT.......NONE.

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.DISCUSSION...WIDESPREAD THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE PAST COUPLE OF DAYS HAVE
BROUGHT LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN TO MANY LOCATIONS...INCLUDING THE HOOSIER
NATIONAL FOREST AND THE MAMMOTH CAVE AREA. WARM HUMID WEATHER IS EXPECTED
AGAIN THIS AFTERNOON. HOWEVER STORM COVERAGE WILL BE QUITE A BIT LESS
THAN ON SATURDAY. LOCALIZED HEAVY RAIN IS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON.

INZ076-083-084-089-242115-
ORANGE IN-DUBOIS IN-CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...JASPER...MARENGO...TELL CITY
303 AM EDT SUN AUG 24 2014 /203 AM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      88 (-2)      70 (-2)      90
RH % (24H TREND)      60 (+4)      99 (+1)      54
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.03         0.03
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5615                      6138
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  6                      NE  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     30325                     46361
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  FAIR
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          SLGT UNSTBL
LAL                   3            2            2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      22 FAIR      30 FAIR
ADI LATE              25 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        3            10           2

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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