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Spot Forecast for Bismarck Hill, Michigan City Parks...Michigan City Parks
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
703 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0700 EDT on April 20.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (574) 834-1104, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...
Dry weather and light winds through this morning and high initial
humidity levels to aid in containment of controlled burns.


.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....40-45.
Min humidity........64 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming north up to 6 mph in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
Mixing height.......300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 3 mph shifting to the northeast
                    around 5 mph late in the morning, then shifting
                    to the north around 7 mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (900 knot-ft).
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (900 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 to 5 OR (low) to (moderate).

TIME (EDT)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM 7PM
Sky (%).........1   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
Temp............35  33  35  37  39  40  41  41  40  40  39  39  39
RH..............82  92  89  82  76  70  70  69  70  68  72  72  69
20 FT wind dir..N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
20 FT wind spd..3   3   3   4   5   5   5   6   6   6   6   6   6
20 FT wind gust.
Mix hgt (kft)...0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Transp wind dir.N   N   N   N   NE  NE  NE  N   N   N   N   N   N
Transp wind spd.3   3   3   3   5   5   5   7   7   7   7   7   7
Haines index....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   5   5   5
VRate kt-ft/10002   1   1   1   1   1   1   2   2   2   2   2   2
SDspl kt-ft/10002   1   1   1   1   1   1   2   2   2   2   2   2

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Becoming mostly cloudy.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........89 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds up to 5 mph in the evening
                    becoming light.
Mixing height.......300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 5 to 6 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (1000 knot-ft).
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (1000 knot-ft).

TIME (EDT)      8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM 6AM 7AM
Sky (%).........8   11  13  16  21  27  32  42  52  63  66  70
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
Temp............39  39  38  37  36  35  34  34  34  34  34  34
RH..............64  65  70  73  76  79  81  81  84  84  89  88
20 FT wind dir..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E
20 FT wind spd..5   5   5   5   5   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
20 FT wind gust.                    5   5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Transp wind dir.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E
Transp wind spd.6   6   6   6   6   6   5   5   5   5   5   5
Haines index....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
VRate kt-ft/10001   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
SDspl kt-ft/10001   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1

$$
Forecaster...FISHER
Requested by...Charles Martin
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1806945.0/IWX
.EMAIL charles.martin@cardno.com



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