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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the Southern Great Lakes
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
549 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Showers and a few thunderstorms will be possible today until the
passage of a cold front. Cooler, drier and less humid conditions will
settle in for the remainder of the week into the weekend.

MIZ077>081-222015-
Berrien-Cass MI-St. Joseph MI-Branch-Hillsdale-
Including the cities of Niles, Benton Harbor, St. Joseph,
Fair Plain, Benton Heights, Buchanan, Paw Paw Lake, Dowagiac,
Cassopolis, Marcellus, Sturgis, Three Rivers, White Pigeon, Mendon,
Coldwater, Bronson, Hillsdale, Jonesville, and Litchfield
549 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy then becoming partly sunny. Scattered
                    showers in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms
                    through the day. Slight chance of showers in
                    the afternoon. Precipitation 50
                    percent.
Max temperature.....75-80.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Very good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 4100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....55-60.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 15 mph decreasing to around 5
                    mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Excellent.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 20 mph.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. North winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 70. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Northeast winds
around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 70. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 50. East winds around 10 mph.

$$

INZ003>005-012-014-222015-
La Porte-St. Joseph IN-Elkhart-Starke-Marshall-
Including the cities of Michigan City, La Porte, South Bend,
Mishawaka, New Carlisle, Walkerton, Elkhart, Goshen, Nappanee, Knox,
North Judson, Bass Lake, Plymouth, Bremen, and Culver
549 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017 /449 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy then becoming partly sunny. Scattered
                    showers in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms
                    through the day. Slight chance of showers in
                    the afternoon. Precipitation 50
                    percent.
Max temperature.....75-80.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Very good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 4000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....55-65.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Excellent.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 20 mph.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Northeast winds
around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 70. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Northeast winds
around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

INZ006>009-222015-
Lagrange-Steuben-Noble-De Kalb-
Including the cities of Lagrange, Topeka, Shipshewana, Angola,
Fremont, Kendallville, Ligonier, Albion, Auburn, and Garrett
549 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy then becoming partly sunny. Numerous
                    showers in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms
                    through the day. Slight chance of showers in
                    the afternoon. Precipitation 70
                    percent.
Max temperature.....75-80.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Very good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 15 mph decreasing to around 5
                    mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Excellent.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 20 mph.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. North winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 70. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 50. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 70. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 50. East winds around 5 mph.

$$

OHZ001-002-004-005-222015-
Williams-Fulton OH-Defiance-Henry-
Including the cities of Bryan, Montpelier, Edgerton, Wauseon,
Archbold, Swanton, Delta, Defiance, Sherwood, Hicksville, Napoleon,
Deshler, and Liberty Center
549 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy then becoming partly sunny. Numerous
                    showers in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms
                    through the day. Chance of showers in the
                    afternoon. Precipitation 70 percent.
Max temperature.....77-82.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 15 mph decreasing to around 5
                    mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Excellent.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 7300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 20 mph.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. North winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 70. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. North winds around
5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 50. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

INZ013-015-020-022-023-222015-
Pulaski-Fulton IN-White-Cass IN-Miami-
Including the cities of Winamac, Francesville, Medaryville,
Rochester, Akron, Monticello, Monon, Brookston, Logansport,
Royal Center, Peru, Grissom AFB, and Mexico
549 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017 /449 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy then becoming partly sunny. Scattered
                    showers in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms
                    through the day. Slight chance of showers in
                    the afternoon. Precipitation 50
                    percent.
Max temperature.....77-82.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........70-75 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 15 mph becoming northwest
                    around 5 mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......25 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Excellent.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. North winds
around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 70. North winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. East winds around
5 mph.

$$

INZ016>018-222015-
Kosciusko-Whitley-Allen IN-
Including the cities of Warsaw, Winona Lake, Syracuse, Mentone,
Columbia City, Tri-Lakes, South Whitley, Fort Wayne, and New Haven
549 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy then becoming partly sunny. Scattered
                    showers in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms
                    through the day. Slight chance of showers in
                    the afternoon. Precipitation 50
                    percent.
Max temperature.....77-82.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 15 mph decreasing to around 5
                    mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Excellent.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 20 mph.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. North winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 70. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 50. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Northeast winds around
5 mph.

$$

INZ024>027-222015-
Wabash-Huntington-Wells-Adams-
Including the cities of Wabash, North Manchester, Huntington,
Roanoke, Bluffton, Ossian, Decatur, and Berne
549 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy then becoming partly sunny. Widespread
                    showers in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms
                    through the day. Chance of showers in the
                    afternoon. Precipitation 90 percent.
Max temperature.....77-82.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........70-75 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 15 mph decreasing to around 5
                    mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Excellent.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. North winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 70. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. East winds around
5 mph.

$$

INZ032>034-222015-
Grant-Blackford-Jay-
Including the cities of Marion, Gas City, Upland, Hartford City,
Montpelier, Portland, and Dunkirk
549 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Widespread showers in the
                    morning. Isolated thunderstorms through the
                    day. Chance of showers in the afternoon. Chance
                    of precipitation 90 percent.
Max temperature.....77-82.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........70-75 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 15 mph becoming northwest
                    around 5 mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Very good.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. North winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 70. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. East winds around
5 mph.

$$

OHZ015-016-024-025-222015-
Paulding-Putnam-Van Wert-Allen OH-
Including the cities of Paulding, Antwerp, Payne, Ottawa, Leipsic,
Columbus Grove, Continental, Pandora, Van Wert, Ohio City, Lima,
Spencerville, and Bluffton
549 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Numerous showers in the morning.
                    Isolated thunderstorms through the day. Chance
                    of showers in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 70 percent.
Max temperature.....77-82.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
Min temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 15 mph decreasing to around 5
                    mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Excellent.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 7100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. North winds around
5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 50. East winds around 5 mph.

$$



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