Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN/CENTRAL MO AND SOUTHWEST IL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
440 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

.DISCUSSION...
LIGHT SNOW WILL FALL THIS MORNING...MAINLY ALONG AND NORTH OF THE I-70
CORRIDOR.  SNOW IS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF TO FLURRIES BY MID MORNING...
ALTHOUGH SOME ADDITIONAL SNOW SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON.
COLD HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT AND FRIDAY ON
NORTHERLY WINDS...AND DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED FRIDAY AND FOR MUCH OF THE
DAY SATURDAY.  THE WEATHER WILL BE SHIFTING OVER THE WEEKEND TO A
SOMEWHAT WARMER AND WETTER PATTERN WHICH WILL PERSIST INTO NEXT WEEK.
A WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION IS LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY AS
THE PATTERN SHIFTS.

MOZ072-073-083-084-099-262245-
CRAWFORD MO-DENT MO-IRON MO-REYNOLDS MO-WASHINGTON MO-
INCLUDING...POTOSI/SALEM RANGER DISTRICT...SALEM
440 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           10           0
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      22-26        0-4          17-21
MAX/MIN RH(%)         54-59        79-86        45-50
TEMP (24H TREND)      25 (-19)     1 (-20)      20
RH % (24H TREND)      56 (+14)     86 (-5)      47
20FT WIND AM(MPH)     N 9-13                    N 3-7
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     N 9-13       N 7-11       LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION(HR)   3            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
1700FT MIXING TEMP    22                        14
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3400                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N  9                      NE  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 20                      NE  6
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     8978                      2495
                      FAIR                      POOR
HAINES INDEX          3                         4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW AROUND 8. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGH
AROUND 30. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. LOW IN
THE MID 20S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN...FREEZING RAIN
AND SLEET. HIGH AROUND 40. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW...
RAIN AND SLEET. LOW IN THE MID 20S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SLEET...SNOW
AND RAIN. HIGH AROUND 40. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. LOW AROUND 30.
WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. HIGH AROUND 50. WIND
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOW AROUND 30. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGH
AROUND 40. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

MOZ074-075-085-262245-
MADISON MO-ST. FRANCOIS MO-STE. GENEVIEVE MO-
INCLUDING...FARMINGTON...FREDERICKTOWN RANGER DISTRICT
440 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           10           0
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      23-27        3-7          15-19
MAX/MIN RH(%)         57-62        84-89        50-55
TEMP (24H TREND)      26 (-15)     4 (-17)      18
RH % (24H TREND)      59 (+7)      87 (-8)      52
20FT WIND AM(MPH)     N 6-10                    N 3-7
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     N 9-13       N 7-11       LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION(HR)   3            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
1700FT MIXING TEMP    22                        14
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2900                      3100
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N  9                      NE  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 21                      NE  7
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     8172                      3172
                      FAIR                      POOR
HAINES INDEX          3                         4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW AROUND 8. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGH
AROUND 30. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SLEET...FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW
LIKELY. LOW IN THE UPPER 20S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN...FREEZING RAIN
AND SLEET. HIGH AROUND 40. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW...
RAIN AND SLEET. LOW IN THE MID 20S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW...SLEET
AND RAIN. HIGH AROUND 40. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. LOW AROUND 30.
WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. HIGH AROUND 50. WIND
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOW IN THE LOWER 30S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGH
AROUND 40. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

MOZ041-047>050-262245-
BOONE MO-CALLAWAY MO-COLE MO-MONITEAU MO-OSAGE MO-
INCLUDING...CEDAR CREEK RANGER DISTRICT...COLUMBIA...
JEFFERSON CITY
440 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           5            0
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      17-21        -2-2         15-19
MAX/MIN RH(%)         52-61        78-85        45-58
TEMP (24H TREND)      20 (-29)     -1 (-18)     18
RH % (24H TREND)      52 (+12)     85 (-5)      45
20FT WIND AM(MPH)     N 12-16 G21               LGT/VAR
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     N 10-14 G19  N 7-11       LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION(HR)   1            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
1700FT MIXING TEMP    17                        11
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3200                      2700
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N  9                      NE  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 21                      NE  6
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     8926                      1938
                      FAIR                      POOR
HAINES INDEX          2                         4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW AROUND 7. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY. HIGH AROUND 30. WIND
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. LOW IN THE MID 20S. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW...RAIN...
FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET. HIGH IN THE UPPER 30S. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW...
RAIN AND SLEET. LOW IN THE LOWER 20S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW...SLEET AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGH IN THE UPPER 30S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. LOW AROUND 30.
WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. HIGH IN THE MID 40S.
WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW. LOW IN THE UPPER 20S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW. HIGH IN THE MID 30S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

MOZ051-052-059>065-262245-
FRANKLIN MO-GASCONADE MO-JEFFERSON MO-LINCOLN MO-MONTGOMERY MO-
ST. CHARLES MO-ST. LOUIS CITY MO-ST. LOUIS MO-WARREN MO-
INCLUDING...ST CHARLES...ST LOUIS...UNION
440 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           10           0
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      20-24        -1-3         15-19
MAX/MIN RH(%)         58-67        79-86        49-60
TEMP (24H TREND)      23 (-23)     0 (-20)      18
RH % (24H TREND)      58 (+12)     86 (-3)      49
20FT WIND AM(MPH)     N 10-14                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     N 10-14 G18  N 7-11       LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.03         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION(HR)   2            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
1700FT MIXING TEMP    19                        12
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3100                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N  8                      NE  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 18                      NE  5
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     7920                      2082
                      FAIR                      POOR
HAINES INDEX          2                         4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW AROUND 5. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGH
AROUND 30. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. LOW IN THE MID 20S. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SNOW...RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET
LIKELY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 30S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW...
RAIN AND SLEET. LOW IN THE MID 20S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW...SLEET
AND RAIN. HIGH IN THE UPPER 30S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. LOW AROUND 30.
WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. HIGH IN THE MID 40S.
WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW. LOW AROUND 30. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW. HIGH IN THE UPPER 30S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

ILZ095>097-MOZ018-019-026-027-034>036-042-262245-
ADAMS IL-AUDRAIN MO-BROWN IL-KNOX MO-LEWIS MO-MARION MO-MONROE MO-
PIKE IL-PIKE MO-RALLS MO-SHELBY MO-
INCLUDING...BOWLING GREEN...HANNIBAL...MEXICO...QUINCY
440 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           5            0
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      14-18        -6--2        10-14
MAX/MIN RH(%)         61-66        84-91        59-64
TEMP (24H TREND)      17 (-23)     -5 (-19)     13
RH % (24H TREND)      63 (+7)      91 (-4)      61
20FT WIND AM(MPH)     N 12-16 G22               LGT/VAR
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     N 11-15 G20  N 6-10       LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION(HR)   1            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
1700FT MIXING TEMP    15                        9
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2100                      2600
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N  9                      N  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 20                      N  5
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     5576                      1529
                      POOR                      POOR
HAINES INDEX          2                         4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW AROUND 1. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGH
IN THE MID 20S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. LOW IN THE LOWER 20S. WIND LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SNOW LIKELY. HIGH IN THE MID 30S. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOW AROUND 18. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW...SLEET
AND RAIN. HIGH IN THE LOWER 30S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...FREEZING RAIN AND RAIN LIKELY. LOW IN THE UPPER
20S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. HIGH AROUND 40. WIND
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN. LOW IN THE LOWER 20S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW AND
RAIN. HIGH IN THE LOWER 30S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

ILZ058>060-064-065-069-070-074-079-098>102-262245-
BOND IL-CALHOUN IL-CLINTON IL-FAYETTE IL-GREENE IL-JERSEY IL-
MACOUPIN IL-MADISON IL-MARION IL-MONROE IL-MONTGOMERY IL-
RANDOLPH IL-ST. CLAIR IL-WASHINGTON IL-
INCLUDING...BELLEVILLE...CHESTER...EDWARDSVILLE...LITCHFIELD...
SALEM...VANDALIA
440 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           10           0
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      21-25        -2-2         12-16
MAX/MIN RH(%)         65-74        84-91        62-69
TEMP (24H TREND)      24 (-16)     -1 (-22)     15
RH % (24H TREND)      65 (+7)      91 (-4)      62
20FT WIND AM(MPH)     N 9-13                    LGT/VAR
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     N 10-14      N 7-11       LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.03         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION(HR)   3            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
1700FT MIXING TEMP    19                        12
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2200                      2900
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N  8                      N  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 18                      N  6
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     5462                      2160
                      POOR                      POOR
HAINES INDEX          3                         4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW AROUND 4. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGH
IN THE UPPER 20S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. LOW IN THE MID 20S. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SNOW...RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET LIKELY. HIGH IN
THE UPPER 30S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW...
RAIN AND SLEET. LOW IN THE MID 20S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGH IN THE MID 30S. WIND LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...FREEZING RAIN AND RAIN LIKELY. LOW AROUND 30.
WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. HIGH IN THE MID 40S.
WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW. LOW AROUND 30. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW. HIGH IN THE MID 30S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

CARNEY





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