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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the Southern Great Lakes
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
415 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Rain showers will diminish west of Interstate 69 this morning yet
persist through this afternoon east.

MIZ077>081-252100-
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
415 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers through the
                    day. Chance of showers 50 percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....50-55.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                    afternoon. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....65-75.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid
50s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms and chance
of showers. Lows around 60. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to
the south after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers through the day. Highs in
the mid 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

INZ003>005-012-014-252100-
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
415 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017 /315 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers through
                    the day. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight
                    chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
                    Precipitation 30 percent.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    south in the afternoon.
LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 60.
East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 80. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms and chance
of showers. Lows around 60. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to
the southwest after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

INZ006>009-252100-
Lagrange-Steuben-Noble-De Kalb-
Including the cities of Lagrange, Topeka, Shipshewana, Angola,
Fremont, Kendallville, Ligonier, Albion, Auburn, and Garrett
415 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers. Chance of showers 50
                    percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                    afternoon. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 60.
East winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms and chance
of showers. Lows around 60. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

OHZ001-002-004-005-252100-
Williams-Fulton OH-Defiance-Henry-
Including the cities of Bryan, Montpelier, Edgerton, Wauseon,
Archbold, Swanton, Delta, Defiance, Sherwood, Hicksville, Napoleon,
Deshler, and Liberty Center
415 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers. Chance of showers 50
                    percent.
Max temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                    evening. Chance of showers 40 percent.
Min temperature.....50-55.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 60.
East winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 80. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms and chance
of showers. Lows around 60. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

INZ013-015-020-022-023-252100-
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
415 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017 /315 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers through
                    the day. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Very good.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 60.
Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 80. East winds 5 to 10 mph
shifting to the southeast in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms and chance
of showers. Lows around 60. Southeast winds around 5 mph shifting to
the southwest after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

INZ016>018-252100-
Kosciusko-Whitley-Allen IN-
Including the cities of Warsaw, Winona Lake, Syracuse, Mentone,
Columbia City, Tri-Lakes, South Whitley, Fort Wayne, and New Haven
415 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Chance of
                    showers 50 percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                    afternoon. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 60.
East winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 80. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms and chance
of showers. Lows around 60. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

INZ024>027-252100-
Wabash-Huntington-Wells-Adams-
Including the cities of Wabash, North Manchester, Huntington,
Roanoke, Bluffton, Ossian, Decatur, and Berne
415 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Chance of
                    showers 50 percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers in the
                    afternoon. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 60.
Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 80. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms and chance
of showers. Lows around 60. South winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

INZ032>034-252100-
Grant-Blackford-Jay-
Including the cities of Marion, Gas City, Upland, Hartford City,
Montpelier, Portland, and Dunkirk
415 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Chance of
                    showers 50 percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.06-0.10 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....50-55.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers in the
                    afternoon. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 (low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 60.
Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 80. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms and chance
of showers. Lows around 60. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

OHZ015-016-024-025-252100-
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
415 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers. Chance of showers 50
                    percent.
Max temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                    northwest in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Becoming partly cloudy. Chance of showers in
                    the evening. Chance of showers 40 percent.
Min temperature.....50-55.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 5 mph.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 60.
Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers through the day. Highs
around 80. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms and chance
of showers. Lows around 60. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$



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