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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the Southern Great Lakes
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
441 AM EDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A pair of low pressure systems will move northeast across our area
today and Monday causing showers. High pressure will move east across
the Great Lakes Tuesday and Wednesday bringing dry weather.



MIZ077>081-262015-
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
441 AM EDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. Precipitation 80
                    percent.
Max temperature.....57-62.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers in the evening, then
                    slight chance of showers after midnight. Chance
                    of showers 50 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 20 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the morning,
                    then chance of rain in the afternoon. Chance of
                    rain 50 percent.
Max temperature.....50-60.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the mid 40s. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 5 to
15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
10 to 15 mph.

$$

INZ003>005-012-014-262015-
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
441 AM EDT Sun Mar 26 2017 /341 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers in the morning. Slight chance
                    of thunderstorms through the day. Showers
                    likely in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....55-65.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                    evening. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 1000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 20 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain in the afternoon. Chance
                    of rain 50 percent.
Max temperature.....50-60.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.06-0.10 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 10 mph.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows in the mid 40s. North winds 5 to
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 10 to
15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds
10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
10 to 15 mph.

$$

INZ006>009-262015-
Lagrange-Steuben-Noble-De Kalb-
Including the cities of Lagrange, Topeka, Shipshewana, Angola,
Fremont, Kendallville, Ligonier, Albion, Auburn, and Garrett
441 AM EDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. Precipitation 80
                    percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                    south in the afternoon.
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.....South around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers in the evening, then
                    slight chance of showers after midnight. Chance
                    of showers 50 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 1000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 25 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain in the afternoon. Chance
                    of rain 40 percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Northeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$

OHZ001-002-004-005-262015-
Williams-Fulton OH-Defiance-Henry-
Including the cities of Bryan, Montpelier, Edgerton, Wauseon,
Archbold, Swanton, Delta, Defiance, Sherwood, Hicksville, Napoleon,
Deshler, and Liberty Center
441 AM EDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. Precipitation 80
                    percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......East winds around 10 mph shifting to the south
                    in the afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 1900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers in the evening, then
                    slight chance of showers after midnight. Chance
                    of showers 50 percent.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 25 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the afternoon.
                    Chance of rain 30 percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Rain likely. Lows around 50. North winds
around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$

INZ013-015-020-022-023-262015-
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
441 AM EDT Sun Mar 26 2017 /341 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers in the morning. Slight chance
                    of thunderstorms through the day. Showers
                    likely in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Very good.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 4200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                    evening. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 25 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the
                    morning, then rain likely in the afternoon.
                    Chance of rain 60 percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.06-0.10 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 15 mph.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows around 50. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 10 to
15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northeast winds 5 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
10 to 15 mph.

$$

INZ016>018-262015-
Kosciusko-Whitley-Allen IN-
Including the cities of Warsaw, Winona Lake, Syracuse, Mentone,
Columbia City, Tri-Lakes, South Whitley, Fort Wayne, and New Haven
441 AM EDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers in the morning. Slight chance
                    of thunderstorms through the day. Showers
                    likely in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                    south in the afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers in the evening.
                    Chance of showers 50 percent.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 1100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 25 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the afternoon.
                    Chance of rain 50 percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows around 50. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
5 to 15 mph.

$$

INZ024>027-262015-
Wabash-Huntington-Wells-Adams-
Including the cities of Wabash, North Manchester, Huntington,
Roanoke, Bluffton, Ossian, Decatur, and Berne
441 AM EDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers in the morning. Slight chance
                    of thunderstorms through the day. Showers
                    likely in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                    southwest around 15 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Very good.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening. Chance of showers 50 percent.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 1000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 25 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the afternoon.
                    Chance of rain 50 percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows around 50. East winds around
5 mph shifting to the north after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs around 60. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
10 to 15 mph.

$$

INZ032>034-262015-
Grant-Blackford-Jay-
Including the cities of Marion, Gas City, Upland, Hartford City,
Montpelier, Portland, and Dunkirk
441 AM EDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers in the morning. Slight chance
                    of thunderstorms through the day. Showers
                    likely in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 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 4100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening. Chance of showers 40 percent.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 25 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the afternoon.
                    Chance of rain 50 percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Lows around 50. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph shifting to the northwest after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs around 60. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds
10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
10 to 15 mph.

$$

OHZ015-016-024-025-262015-
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
441 AM EDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. Precipitation 80
                    percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                    south around 15 mph in the afternoon.
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.....South around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening, then slight chance of showers after
                    midnight. Chance of showers 50 percent.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.06-0.10 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 25 mph.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the afternoon.
                    Chance of rain 30 percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Rain likely. Lows around 50. Southeast winds
around 5 mph shifting to the northwest after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Highs around 60. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds
10 to 15 mph.

$$



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