Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FWFIWX

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the Southern Great Lakes
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
410 AM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A low pressure system will move slowly northeast from the southern
plains causing showers and isolated thunderstorms in our area over
the weekend. Another low pressure system will move through Monday
night bringing more showers. High pressure will build in behind this
system providing cool and dry conditions on tuesday.



MIZ077>081-252015-
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
410 AM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog through the day. Showers and
                    slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning.
                    Showers likely in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 80 percent.
Max temperature.....45-65.
   24 hr trend......25 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......30 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........2 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 1200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog through the night. Showers
                    in the evening. Showers likely and slight
                    chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Chance
                    of precipitation 90 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 30 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. Precipitation 80
                    percent.
Max temperature.....55-65.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........70-75 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.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 1700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 20 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs around 60. West winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, showers. 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.

$$

INZ003>005-012-014-252015-
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
410 AM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017 /310 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers likely and slight
                    chance of thunderstorms. Chance of
                    precipitation 70 percent.
Max temperature.....60-70.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......25 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 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 2400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog through the night. Showers
                    in the evening. Slight chance of thunderstorms
                    through the night. Showers likely after
                    midnight. Precipitation 90 percent.
Min temperature.....50-55.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 30 mph.

.SUNDAY...
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......Little change.
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..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 20 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Lows around 50. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs around 60. West winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, showers. 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 around 40. Northeast winds 5 to
15 mph.

$$

INZ006>009-252015-
Lagrange-Steuben-Noble-De Kalb-
Including the cities of Lagrange, Topeka, Shipshewana, Angola,
Fremont, Kendallville, Ligonier, Albion, Auburn, and Garrett
410 AM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog through the day. Chance of
                    showers in the morning. Slight chance of
                    thunderstorms through the day. Showers likely
                    in the afternoon. Precipitation 70
                    percent.
Max temperature.....60-70.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog through the night. Showers
                    likely through the night. Slight chance of
                    thunderstorms after midnight. Chance of
                    precipitation 70 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 30 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. Precipitation 80
                    percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........70-75 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 20 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs around 60.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, showers. Lows in the mid 40s. North winds
around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

OHZ001-002-004-005-252015-
Williams-Fulton OH-Defiance-Henry-
Including the cities of Bryan, Montpelier, Edgerton, Wauseon,
Archbold, Swanton, Delta, Defiance, Sherwood, Hicksville, Napoleon,
Deshler, and Liberty Center
410 AM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog through the day. Chance of
                    showers through the day. Slight chance of
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 50 percent.
Max temperature.....50-70.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 1700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers likely. Chance of
                    showers 60 percent.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 25 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. Precipitation 80
                    percent.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 25 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.
Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, showers. Lows around 50. Northwest winds
around 5 mph shifting to the north after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs around 60. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

INZ013-015-020-022-023-252015-
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
410 AM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017 /310 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers in the morning.
                    Slight chance of thunderstorms through the day.
                    Showers likely in the afternoon. Patchy fog in
                    the afternoon. Precipitation 70
                    percent.
Max temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers and slight chance
                    of thunderstorms. Precipitation 80
                    percent.
Min temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.26-0.50 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 30 mph.

.SUNDAY...
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.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 20 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 50. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, showers. Lows around 50. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs around 60. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northeast winds 5 to
15 mph.

$$

INZ016>018-252015-
Kosciusko-Whitley-Allen IN-
Including the cities of Warsaw, Winona Lake, Syracuse, Mentone,
Columbia City, Tri-Lakes, South Whitley, Fort Wayne, and New Haven
410 AM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms through the day. Patchy fog in
                    the afternoon. Precipitation 50
                    percent.
Max temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers likely and slight
                    chance of thunderstorms. Chance of
                    precipitation 70 percent.
Min temperature.....50-55.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 30 mph.

.SUNDAY...
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......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 2900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 20 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of showers through the night. Lows
around 50. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, showers. Lows around 50. North winds around
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers through the day. Highs
around 60. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

INZ024>027-252015-
Wabash-Huntington-Wells-Adams-
Including the cities of Wabash, North Manchester, Huntington,
Roanoke, Bluffton, Ossian, Decatur, and Berne
410 AM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. Precipitation 50
                    percent.
Max temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.06-0.10 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers likely and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms through the night. Patchy fog
                    after midnight. Precipitation 70
                    percent.
Min temperature.....50-55.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 30 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. Precipitation 80
                    percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......5 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..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 20 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, showers. Lows around 50. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph shifting to the north after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers through the day. Highs
around 60. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

INZ032>034-252015-
Grant-Blackford-Jay-
Including the cities of Marion, Gas City, Upland, Hartford City,
Montpelier, Portland, and Dunkirk
410 AM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. Precipitation 50
                    percent.
Max temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers likely and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms through the night. Patchy fog
                    after midnight. Precipitation 70
                    percent.
Min temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Vent Rate Category..Poor.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 30 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. Precipitation 80
                    percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 25 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, showers. Lows around 50. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph shifting to the north after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers through the day. Highs
around 60. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

OHZ015-016-024-025-252015-
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
410 AM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. Precipitation 50
                    percent.
Max temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Fair.
Precip Amount.......0.01-0.05 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers likely through the night.
                    Slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
                    Patchy fog after midnight. Chance of
                    precipitation 60 percent.
Min temperature.....50-55.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Vent Rate Category..Marginal.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 25 mph.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. Precipitation 80
                    percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 (very low).
Vent Rate Category..Good.
Precip Amount.......0.11-0.25 in.
Mixing Height.......Around 3500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 25 mph.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers through the night.
Lows around 50. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy, showers. Lows around 50. South winds around
5 mph shifting to the north after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs around 60. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$



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