Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central Indiana
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1008 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...Severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening.
Gusty winds are expected away from thunderstorms as well as a strong
frontal system moves through the area. Colder weather will follow for
the remainder of the weekend.

INZ062-063-069>071-242115-
Monroe-Brown-Martin-Lawrence-Jackson-
Including the cities of Bloomington, Bedford, and Seymour
1008 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

.Rest of Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent) until 1700, then
                    cloudy (85-95 percent). Showers likely and
                    chance of thunderstorms after 1300.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 2 until 1500, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 75.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........43-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......17 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to excellent (45400-194100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......2000-6100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 35 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Rain showers
                    likely and chance of thunderstorms until 0100,
                    then slight chance of rain showers.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 1.
Min temperature.....31-36.
   24 hr trend......28 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........72-80 percent.
   24 hr trend......8 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (18700-134300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1100-5500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 25 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 38.
   24 hr trend......37 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........42-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Good to very good (82200-137200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......3800-5800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 25 mph.


$$

INZ047-242115-
Marion-
Including the city of Indianapolis
1008 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

.Rest of Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent) until 1600, then
                    cloudy (90-100 percent). Showers likely and
                    chance of thunderstorms after 1300.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 2 until 1500, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 74.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to excellent (50100-176500 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......2000-5800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 35 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Patchy fog until
                    2100. Rain showers likely and chance of
                    thunderstorms until 0100, then slight chance of
                    rain showers.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 32.
   24 hr trend......25 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........74-83 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to very good (55000-132200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......2700-5300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 25 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 35.
   24 hr trend......38 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........49-56 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Good to very good (90900-136400 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......4400-5500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 25 to 30 mph.


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INZ037-039-046-048-054>056-242115-
Boone-Hamilton-Hendricks-Hancock-Morgan-Johnson-Shelby-
Including the city of Shelbyville
1008 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

.Rest of Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent) until 1600, then
                    cloudy (85-95 percent). Showers likely and
                    chance of thunderstorms after 1300.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....69-75.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........45-63 percent.
   24 hr trend......24 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to excellent (45800-197300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1800-5900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 35 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Patchy fog until
                    2000. Rain showers likely and chance of
                    thunderstorms until 0100, then slight chance of
                    rain showers and snow showers.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 32.
   24 hr trend......24 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........72-86 percent.
   24 hr trend......8 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (22900-140200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1300-5500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 25 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....33-38.
   24 hr trend......38 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........45-58 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Good to very good (82600-139400 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......4000-5600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 25 to 30 mph.


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INZ021-028>030-035-036-242115-
Carroll-Warren-Tippecanoe-Clinton-Fountain-Montgomery-
Including the cities of Lafayette, Frankfort, and Crawfordsville
1008 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

.Rest of Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent) until 1500, then
                    mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Chance of rain
                    showers and slight chance of thunderstorms
                    until 1300, then rain showers likely and chance
                    of thunderstorms.
LAL.................2 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........57-68 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to very good (45700-143300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1800-4800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 30 to 35 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Patchy fog until
                    2000. Rain showers likely and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms until 0100, then slight chance of
                    rain showers and snow showers.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 30.
   24 hr trend......27 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........79-86 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Good to very good (61500-139900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......2600-5200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 25 to 30 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 33.
   24 hr trend......35 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........53-61 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Good to very good (77100-134900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......4100-5500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 25 to 30 mph.


$$

INZ031-038-242115-
Howard-Tipton-
Including the city of Kokomo
1008 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

.Rest of Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent) until 1600, then
                    cloudy (90-100 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms until 1300, then
                    showers likely and chance of thunderstorms.
LAL.................2 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 71.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........53-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......24 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to very good (44600-146100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1700-4900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 30 to 35 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Patchy fog until 2100.
                    Rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms
                    until 0100, then slight chance of rain showers
                    and snow showers.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 32.
   24 hr trend......25 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........79-86 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......West around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to very good (49000-123500 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......2200-4800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 30 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 34.
   24 hr trend......37 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........53-61 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Good to very good (93300-140100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......4200-5700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 25 to 30 mph.


$$

INZ040>042-049-242115-
Madison-Delaware-Randolph-Henry-
Including the cities of Anderson and Muncie
1008 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

.Rest of Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (45-55 percent) until 1400, then
                    mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms after 1400 until
                    1500, then chance of showers and thunderstorms.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 2 until 1500, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 73.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........49-57 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to excellent (39800-200300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1700-5700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 35 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Rain showers
                    likely and chance of thunderstorms until 0100,
                    then slight chance of rain showers. Patchy fog
                    after 2000 until 2300.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 33.
   24 hr trend......24 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........77-86 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (17600-109200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1100-4600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 25 to 30 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 36.
   24 hr trend......37 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........52-58 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Good to excellent (85700-151300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......3700-5800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 30 mph.


$$

INZ057-065-242115-
Rush-Decatur-
1008 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

.Rest of Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent) until 1800, then
                    cloudy (85-95 percent). Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1500.
LAL.................1 until 1500, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 75.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........46-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......17 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to excellent (42500-196300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1800-5900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 35 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Rain showers
                    likely and chance of thunderstorms until 0100.
                    Patchy fog after 2000 until 2200.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 34.
   24 hr trend......23 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........77-86 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (18400-114700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1000-4800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 25 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 38.
   24 hr trend......37 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........46-56 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West around 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Good to very good (98500-140700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......4600-5600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 25 to 30 mph.


$$

INZ043>045-051>053-242115-
Vermillion-Parke-Putnam-Vigo-Clay-Owen-
Including the city of Terre Haute
1008 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

.Rest of Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent) until 1600, then
                    mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms until 1300, then rain
                    showers likely and chance of thunderstorms.
LAL.................2 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....67-74.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........46-68 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to excellent (53500-167900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......2000-5700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 30 to 35 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Patchy fog until
                    2000. Rain showers likely and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms until 0100, then slight chance of
                    snow showers.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 31.
   24 hr trend......30 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........72-82 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to very good (48600-146400 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......2400-5500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 25 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (65-75 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 35.
   24 hr trend......35 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........45-58 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Good to very good (76600-139000 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......4100-5600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 25 to 30 mph.


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INZ060-061-067-068-242115-
Sullivan-Greene-Knox-Daviess-
Including the city of Vincennes
1008 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

.Rest of Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent) until 1600, then
                    cloudy (85-95 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms until 1300. showers
                    likely and chance of thunderstorms after 1300.
LAL.................2 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....71-76.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........45-59 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to excellent (54700-176200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......2200-5800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 30 to 35 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Rain showers
                    likely and chance of thunderstorms until 0100.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 32.
   24 hr trend......27 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........72-82 percent.
   24 hr trend......8 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (36300-142500 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......2000-5400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 25 to 30 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 38.
   24 hr trend......36 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Good to very good (80500-131700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......4200-5700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 20 to 25 mph.


$$

INZ064-072-242115-
Bartholomew-Jennings-
Including the city of Columbus
1008 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

.Rest of Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent) until 1800, then
                    cloudy (85-95 percent). Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1500.
LAL.................1 until 1500, then 3.
Max temperature.....Around 76.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........43-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to excellent (42600-203500 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1800-5900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 30 to 35 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Rain showers
                    likely and chance of thunderstorms until 0100,
                    then slight chance of rain showers. Patchy fog
                    after 2000 until 2300.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 1.
Min temperature.....Around 35.
   24 hr trend......24 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........73-80 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to very good (19000-132200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......1100-4800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 25 mph.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 39.
   24 hr trend......36 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........42-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Good to very good (90200-138800 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......4700-5800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 25 mph.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the mid
40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the lower 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the lower 50s.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the mid 40s.

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