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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Eastern/Central MO and Southwest IL
National Weather Service Saint Louis MO
444 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Unseasonably warm conditions will continue today with showers today
and tonight. Gusty southwest winds can be expected today, shifting to
the northwest tonight after the passage of a cold front.  Colder
conditions can be expected late tonight and Friday.  Afternoon relative
humidity values will get quite low Friday afternoon, especially across
central Missouri, but the wind will weaken as a surface ridge moves
eastward through our area.


MOZ072-073-083-084-099-152245-
Crawford MO-Dent MO-Iron MO-Reynolds MO-Washington MO-
including Potosi/Salem Ranger District
444 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           showers      tstms        snow/rain
Chance precip (%)     50           60           20
Low/High temp(F)      73-77        30-34        39-43
Max/Min RH(%)         37-42        80-85        26-31
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+14)     31 (-24)     42
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-32)     83 (-13)     28
20ft wind AM(mph)     SW 10-14 G25              N 7-11 G17
20ft wind PM(mph)     SW 12-16 G27 W 7-11 G18   N 4-8
Precip amount(in)     0.01         0.13         0.00
Precip duration(hr)   1            1            1
LAL                   1            2            1
1700ft mixing temp    68                        32
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2500                      3100
Transport wnd (m/s)   SW 16                     N  8
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 36                     N 18
Vent Rate (m/s-m)     12060                     7500
                      Good                      Fair
Haines Index          4                         4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Low in the mid 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain and snow likely.
High in the upper 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Low in the upper 20s. Wind less
than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. High in the mid 50s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Rain. Low in the mid 40s. Wind less than 10 mph
in the evening becoming south 11 to 15 mph after midnight.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with showers likely and chance of thunderstorms.
High in the upper 60s. South wind 11 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Low
around 50. South wind 11 to 15 mph in the evening becoming light
after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. High in
the upper 50s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain showers, snow likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Low in the mid 30s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain and
snow. High in the upper 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.

$$

MOZ074-075-085-152245-
Madison MO-Saint Francois MO-Sainte Genevieve MO-
including Farmington and Fredericktown Ranger District
444 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           showers      tstms        snow/rain
Chance precip (%)     50           80           30
Low/High temp(F)      73-77        32-36        38-42
Max/Min RH(%)         44-51        81-86        31-36
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+17)     33 (-21)     41
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-33)     84 (-10)     33
20ft wind AM(mph)     SW 11-15 G26              N 9-13 G20
20ft wind PM(mph)     SW 13-17 G27 SW 8-12 G19  N 5-9
Precip amount(in)     0.01         0.18         0.00
Precip duration(hr)   1            1            1
LAL                   1            2            1
1700ft mixing temp    68                        33
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2300                      3100
Transport wnd (m/s)   SW 16                     N  9
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 36                     N 20
Vent Rate (m/s-m)     11320                     7990
                      Good                      Fair
Haines Index          3                         4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Low in the mid 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain and
snow. High in the mid 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Low in the upper 20s. Wind less
than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. High in the lower 50s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Rain likely. Low in the mid 40s. Wind less than
10 mph in the evening becoming south 11 to 15 mph after midnight.
.MONDAY...Showers likely. High in the mid 60s. South wind 11 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Low
in the lower 50s. South wind 11 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Showers and chance of thunderstorms. High around 60.
Wind less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain showers likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Low in the upper 30s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. High
around 50. Wind less than 10 mph.

$$

MOZ041-047>050-152245-
Boone MO-Callaway MO-Cole MO-Moniteau MO-Osage MO-
including Cedar Creek Ranger District, Columbia, Fulton,
and Jefferson City
444 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       PCldy
Precip type           showers      showers      NONE
Chance precip (%)     50           30           5
Low/High temp(F)      69-73        24-28        34-38
Max/Min RH(%)         39-46        77-82        19-24
Temp (24h trend)      72 (+9)      25 (-22)     37
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-24)     80 (-19)     21
20ft wind AM(mph)     SW 10-14 G24              N 8-12 G20
20ft wind PM(mph)     SW 12-16 G25 NW 9-13 G22  N 4-8
Precip amount(in)     0.01         0.01         0.00
Precip duration(hr)   1            1            0
LAL                   1            1            1
1700ft mixing temp    66                        29
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2400                      3000
Transport wnd (m/s)   SW 15                     N  7
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 35                     N 15
Vent Rate (m/s-m)     11310                     6120
                      Good                      Poor
Haines Index          4                         4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Low in the mid 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain and
snow. High in the upper 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Low in the upper 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. High in the mid 50s. Wind less than
10 mph in the morning becoming south 11 to 15 mph in the
afternoon. Afternoon relative humidities may drop below
35 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Rain likely. Low in the mid 40s. South wind 11 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. High in the
mid 60s. South wind 11 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Low around 40. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph in the evening
becoming light after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. High in the upper 40s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers and snow showers. Low in the mid 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. High
around 40. Wind less than 10 mph.

$$

MOZ051-052-059-060-062-065-152245-
Franklin MO-Gasconade MO-Jefferson MO-Lincoln MO-Montgomery MO-
Warren MO-
including Sullivan, Union, and Washington
444 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       PCldy
Precip type           showers      tstms        NONE
Chance precip (%)     60           50           5
Low/High temp(F)      68-75        26-30        36-40
Max/Min RH(%)         40-51        80-85        21-26
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+10)     27 (-19)     39
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-20)     83 (-15)     23
20ft wind AM(mph)     SW 8-12 G23               NW 8-12 G20
20ft wind PM(mph)     SW 11-15 G25 NW 8-12 G21  N 4-8
Precip amount(in)     0.01         0.05         0.00
Precip duration(hr)   1            1            0
LAL                   1            2            1
1700ft mixing temp    68                        31
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2600                      3300
Transport wnd (m/s)   SW 15                     N  7
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 35                     N 16
Vent Rate (m/s-m)     12350                     7110
                      Good                      Fair
Haines Index          4                         4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Low in the lower 20s. Wind less
than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain and
snow. High in the mid 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Low in the upper 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. High in the mid 50s. Wind less than
10 mph. Afternoon relative humidities may drop below 35 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Rain likely. Low in the mid 40s. Wind less than
10 mph in the evening becoming south 11 to 15 mph after midnight.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with showers likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. High in the upper 60s. South wind 11 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Showers and chance of thunderstorms. Low in the
mid 40s. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph in the evening becoming
light after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. High
in the lower 50s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain showers and snow likely. Low around 30.
Wind less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain and
snow. High in the lower 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.

$$

MOZ061-063-064-152245-
Saint Charles MO-Saint Louis City MO-Saint Louis MO-
including Saint Charles and Saint Louis
444 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       PCldy
Precip type           showers      tstms        NONE
Chance precip (%)     60           60           5
Low/High temp(F)      70-74        29-33        36-40
Max/Min RH(%)         42-49        80-85        23-28
Temp (24h trend)      73 (+7)      30 (-20)     39
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-19)     83 (-15)     25
20ft wind AM(mph)     SW 7-11 G22               NW 9-13 G21
20ft wind PM(mph)     SW 10-14 G23 NW 8-12 G20  N 5-9
Precip amount(in)     0.02         0.06         0.00
Precip duration(hr)   1            1            0
LAL                   1            2            1
1700ft mixing temp    68                        31
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2600                      3400
Transport wnd (m/s)   SW 15                     N  8
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 33                     N 17
Vent Rate (m/s-m)     12070                     7860
                      Good                      Fair
Haines Index          3                         4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Low in the mid 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain and
snow. High in the mid 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Low in the upper 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. High in the mid 50s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Rain likely. Low in the mid 40s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers likely. High in the upper 60s. South wind 11 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Showers and chance of thunderstorms. Low in the
upper 40s. South wind 11 to 15 mph in the evening becoming light
after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. High in
the lower 50s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain showers and snow likely. Low in the lower
30s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain and
snow. High in the mid 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.

$$

ILZ064-065-069-070-074-079-100>102-152245-
Bond IL-Clinton IL-Fayette IL-Madison IL-Marion IL-Monroe IL-
Randolph IL-Saint Clair IL-Washington IL-
including Alton, Belleville, Cahokia, Centralia, Chester,
Edwardsville, Salem, Sparta, and Vandalia
444 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        rain
Chance precip (%)     60           70           10
Low/High temp(F)      65-72        30-34        36-40
Max/Min RH(%)         53-68        87-92        34-43
Temp (24h trend)      72 (+13)     31 (-21)     39
RH % (24h trend)      53 (-28)     90 (-9)      34
20ft wind AM(mph)     S 9-13 G23                NW 11-15 G22
20ft wind PM(mph)     SW 11-15 G24 W 9-13 G20   N 7-11 G17
Precip amount(in)     0.03         0.18         0.00
Precip duration(hr)   1            1            0
LAL                   2            2            1
1700ft mixing temp    68                        33
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2100                      3400
Transport wnd (m/s)   SW 15                     N  8
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 35                     N 18
Vent Rate (m/s-m)     9710                      8690
                      Good                      Fair
Haines Index          3                         4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Low in the mid 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain and
snow. High in the mid 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Low in the upper 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. High around 50. Wind less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Rain likely. Low in the mid 40s. Wind less than
10 mph in the evening becoming south 11 to 15 mph after midnight.
.MONDAY...Showers. High in the mid 60s. South wind 11 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Low
around 50. South wind 11 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. High in
the upper 50s. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph in the morning
becoming light in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain showers and snow likely. Low in the mid
30s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain and
snow. High in the upper 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.

$$

MOZ018-019-026-027-034>036-042-152245-
Audrain MO-Knox MO-Lewis MO-Marion MO-Monroe MO-Pike MO-Ralls MO-
Shelby MO-
including Bowling Green, Hannibal, and Mexico
444 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Cloudy       MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           showers      showers      NONE
Chance precip (%)     50           10           5
Low/High temp(F)      57-66        19-23        31-35
Max/Min RH(%)         49-62        82-87        22-27
Temp (24h trend)      66 (+7)      20 (-21)     34
RH % (24h trend)      49 (-12)     85 (-14)     24
20ft wind AM(mph)     S 6-10 G19                NW 10-14 G21
20ft wind PM(mph)     W 10-14 G20  NW 11-15 G25 N 4-8
Precip amount(in)     0.01         0.00         0.00
Precip duration(hr)   1            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
1700ft mixing temp    62                        26
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    1400                      2600
Transport wnd (m/s)   W 15                      N  7
Transport wnd (mph)   W 33                      N 15
Vent Rate (m/s-m)     6680                      5400
                      Fair                      Poor
Haines Index          4                         4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Low around 20. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain and
snow. High in the mid 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Low in the mid 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. High in the lower 50s. South wind 11 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Rain likely. Low in the lower 40s. South wind
11 to 15 mph in the evening becoming light after midnight.
.MONDAY...Showers. High in the lower 60s. South wind 11 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain showers with possible thunderstorms and snow
showers. Low in the mid 30s. West wind 11 to 15 mph in the
evening becoming light after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers
and snow showers. High in the lower 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow
showers and rain showers. Low in the lower 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of snow. High
in the upper 30s. Wind less than 10 mph.

$$

ILZ095>098-152245-
Adams IL-Brown IL-Calhoun IL-Pike IL-
including Mount Sterling, Pittsfield, and Quincy
444 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Cloudy       MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           tstms        showers      NONE
Chance precip (%)     60           20           5
Low/High temp(F)      56-63        21-25        32-36
Max/Min RH(%)         59-70        83-88        26-31
Temp (24h trend)      63 (+5)      22 (-18)     35
RH % (24h trend)      59 (-6)      86 (-13)     28
20ft wind AM(mph)     S 5-9 G17                 NW 11-15 G23
20ft wind PM(mph)     W 9-13 G21   NW 10-14 G24 NW 5-9
Precip amount(in)     0.04         0.01         0.00
Precip duration(hr)   1            1            0
LAL                   2            1            1
1700ft mixing temp    63                        26
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    800                       2600
Transport wnd (m/s)   W 15                      N  7
Transport wnd (mph)   W 33                      N 16
Vent Rate (m/s-m)     3620                      5800
                      Poor                      Poor
Haines Index          4                         4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Low around 20. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. High
in the mid 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Low in the mid 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. High around 50. Wind less than 10 mph in
the morning becoming south 11 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Rain likely. Low around 40. South wind 11 to
15 mph in the evening becoming light after midnight.
.MONDAY...Showers likely. High in the lower 60s. South wind 11 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain showers with possible thunderstorms and snow
showers. Low in the upper 30s. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph in the
evening becoming light after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers, snow
showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. High in the mid 40s.
Wind less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow
showers and rain showers. Low in the mid 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. High
around 40. Wind less than 10 mph.

$$

ILZ058>060-099-152245-
Greene IL-Jersey IL-Macoupin IL-Montgomery IL-
including Litchfield
444 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       PCldy
Precip type           tstms        showers      NONE
Chance precip (%)     60           50           5
Low/High temp(F)      62-66        26-30        33-37
Max/Min RH(%)         61-70        84-91        29-38
Temp (24h trend)      65 (+7)      27 (-17)     36
RH % (24h trend)      61 (-13)     91 (-9)      29
20ft wind AM(mph)     S 7-11 G19                NW 11-15 G22
20ft wind PM(mph)     SW 10-14 G21 NW 9-13 G22  NW 7-11 G16
Precip amount(in)     0.07         0.05         0.00
Precip duration(hr)   1            1            0
LAL                   2            1            1
1700ft mixing temp    65                        29
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    1700                      3200
Transport wnd (m/s)   SW 15                     N  8
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 33                     N 17
Vent Rate (m/s-m)     7470                      7650
                      Fair                      Fair
Haines Index          4                         4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Low in the lower 20s. Wind less
than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain and slight chance
of snow. High in the mid 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Low in the mid 20s. Wind less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. High around 50. Wind less than 10 mph in
the morning becoming south 11 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Rain likely. Low in the lower 40s. South wind
11 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers. High in the mid 60s. South wind 11 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Showers and chance of thunderstorms. Low in the
mid 40s. Southwest wind 11 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. High
around 50. Wind less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain showers and snow likely. Low around 30.
Wind less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain and
snow. High in the lower 40s. Wind less than 10 mph.

$$

GKS



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