Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
353 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.DISCUSSION...
LIGHT SHOWERS WILL LINGER THIS MORNING AS A COLD FRONT SAGS SOUTHEAST
THROUGH THE AREA. THE WEATHER WILL THEN DRY OUT THIS AFTERNOON INTO
INTO AND REMAIN QUIET INTO THE WEEKEND AS STRONG HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS
OVER THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN
PREDOMINANTLY IN THE 50S FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS BEFORE THE APPROACH OF
ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DRAWS WARMER AIR INTO THE AREA BY SUNDAY.

MIZ047-048-053-060-061-182100-
MIDLAND-BAY-SAGINAW-SHIAWASSEE-GENESEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MIDLAND-BAY CITY-SAGINAW-OWOSSO-FLINT
353 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT) UNTIL NOON...THEN
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS UNTIL 8 AM. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS AFTER 8 AM UNTIL 1 PM. POP...40
                    PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4560-5060 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO AROUND 15
                    MPH BY AFTERNOON.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (720).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.01-0.05 IN.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1040-1240 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 MPH...DECREASING TO AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
VENTILATION INDEX...`POOR` (20).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800-3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE.
VENTILATION INDEX...`GOOD` (420).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.


$$

MIZ049-054-055-062-182100-
HURON-TUSCOLA-SANILAC-LAPEER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BAD AXE-CARO-SANDUSKY-LAPEER
353 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT) UNTIL NOON...THEN
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS UNTIL NOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS AFTER NOON UNTIL 1 PM. POP...40
                    PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5060-5560 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING NORTH IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN...BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
                    15 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (780).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.01-0.05 IN.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......790-990 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...`POOR` (20).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST BY
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2630-3130 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE.
VENTILATION INDEX...`GOOD` (340).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.


$$

MIZ063-068>070-075-076-082-083-182100-
ST CLAIR-LIVINGSTON-OAKLAND-MACOMB-WASHTENAW-WAYNE-LENAWEE-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...
PORT HURON-HOWELL-PONTIAC-WARREN-ANN ARBOR-DETROIT-ADRIAN-MONROE
353 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT) UNTIL 2 PM...THEN
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS UNTIL NOON...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS UNTIL 1 PM. POP...40 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8190-8690 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING WEST IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN...INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH BY
                    AFTERNOON.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (1890).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.01-0.05 IN.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......790-990 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
VENTILATION INDEX...`POOR` (10).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2670-3170 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE.
VENTILATION INDEX...`GOOD` (350).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.


$$


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.

$$

DG






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