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FIRE WEATHER FORECAST FOR HOOSIER NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
430 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...

INZ062-063-069>071-242015-
MONROE-BROWN-MARTIN-LAWRENCE-JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BLOOMINGTON...BEDFORD...SEYMOUR
1053 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (68700 KNOT-FT).
MAX MIXING HEIGHT...3900-4400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH.
PRECIP AMOUNT.......NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MAX HUMIDITY........95 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PRECIP AMOUNT.......0.55 - 0.67 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL
                    MIDDAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (127400 KNOT-FT).
MAX MIXING HEIGHT...5300-5800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
PRECIP AMOUNT.......0.01 INCHES.

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.DISCUSSION...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM AND COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL ACCOMPANY THE SYSTEM OVERNIGHT AND FRIDAY
MORNING. AFTER THE FRONT PASSES FRIDAY...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS
WILL SWITCH TO WEST OR NORTHWEST WITH WIND GUSTS OF UP TO 30 MPH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON AS SKIES CLEAR.

INZ076>079-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>025-028>034-038-045-053-250915-
ORANGE IN-WASHINGTON IN-SCOTT IN-JEFFERSON IN-DUBOIS IN-
CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-HARRISON IN-FLOYD IN-CLARK IN-HANCOCK KY-
BRECKINRIDGE KY-MEADE KY-HARDIN KY-BULLITT KY-JEFFERSON KY-
OLDHAM KY-TRIMBLE KY-HENRY KY-SHELBY KY-SPENCER KY-NELSON KY-
LARUE KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...SALEM...SCOTTSBURG...MADISON...
JASPER...MARENGO...TELL CITY...CORYDON...NEW ALBANY...
JEFFERSONVILLE...HAWESVILLE...HARDINSBURG...BRANDENBURG...
ELIZABETHTOWN...FORT KNOX...MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...
LOUISVILLE...LA GRANGE...BEDFORD...NEW CASTLE...SHELBYVILLE...
TAYLORSVILLE...BARDSTOWN...HODGENVILLE
410 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014 /310 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014/

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           50           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      56 (+12)     72 (-2)      46           80
RH % (24H TREND)      90 (+23)     39 (+9)      90           30
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                W 11-15 G28               SW 7-11 G20
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE 5-9 G19   NW 10-14 G27 LGT/VAR      SW 7-11 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.40         0.05         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             5932                      6390
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 28                     W 28
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  0                         0
DISPERSION                         POOR                      POOR
DSI                   N/A          STBL         N/A          STBL
LAL                   5            3            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            4
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      89 GOOD      8 POOR       91 GOOD
ADI LATE              17 GEN POOR  98 GOOD      4 VERY POOR  94 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            1            6            1

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS
AROUND 60. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.

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