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FIRE WEATHER FORECAST FOR HOOSIER NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
430 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...
RELATIVE HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL DIP TO AROUND 30 PERCENT AGAIN
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL BRING SOME RAIN THURSDAY NIGHT. FRIDAY WILL BE DRY ONCE AGAIN
WITH AFTERNOON HUMIDITY LEVELS IN THE 30 TO 40 PERCENT RANGE.

INZ062-063-069>071-240830-
MONROE-BROWN-MARTIN-LAWRENCE-JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BLOOMINGTON...BEDFORD...SEYMOUR
402 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-82 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PRECIP AMOUNT.......NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (78900 KNOT-FT).
MAX MIXING HEIGHT...4000-4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH.
PRECIP AMOUNT.......NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PRECIP AMOUNT.......0.41 - 0.53 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 75.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-37 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (134100 KNOT-FT).
MAX MIXING HEIGHT...5800-6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 20
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
PRECIP AMOUNT.......NONE.

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.DISCUSSION...SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN CONTROL OF THE
AREA THROUGH TOMORROW WITH AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE MOVING INTO THE
REGION AS WELL. AS A RESULT...TEMPERATURES WILL WARM WELL INTO THE
70S TOMORROW WITH SFC WINDS OF 5 TO 15 MPH FROM THE SOUTH-
SOUTHEAST. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BOTTOM OUT IN THE 30
PERCENT RANGE EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON BEFORE INCREASED LOW LEVEL
MOISTURE ARRIVES AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING FRONTAL BOUNDARY. MIXING
HEIGHTS SHOULD TOP OUT AROUND 4 KFT WITH GOOD SMOKE DISPERSION
EXPECTED.

INZ076-083-084-089-240915-
ORANGE IN-DUBOIS IN-CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...JASPER...MARENGO...TELL CITY
356 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014 /256 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014/

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            80           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      44 (+3)      74 (+8)      52           74
RH % (24H TREND)      78 (+3)      36 (+7)      100          33
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                SE 6-10 G19               W 4-8
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   LGT/VAR      S 8-12 G20   S 6-10 G17   W 6-10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.39         0.00
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             3721                      4916
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 20                      NW 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  69046                     90486
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
DSI                   N/A          SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          MOD UNSTBL
LAL                   1            1            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      51 GEN GOOD  18 GEN POOR  100 GOOD
ADI LATE              8 POOR       53 GEN GOOD  29 FAIR      89 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            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 LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 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. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

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