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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central/Southeast Illinois
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
419 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.DISCUSSION...

Dry weather is expected for the next several days...with relative
humidity dropping as low as 25 to 35 percent during the afternoons
through the weekend. Only a slight chance of showers is expected
for northeast portions of the forecast area Friday night. Winds
will be light today, then become breezy by late morning Friday
with 20 ft winds around 10 mph. Breezy north to northwest winds
will continue through Saturday. Ventilation rates will be
generally fair today, increasing to very good or excellent Friday
as transport winds increase substantially.

ILZ027>031-036>038-262245-
Knox-Stark-Peoria-Marshall-Woodford-Fulton-Tazewell-McLean-
Including the cities of Galesburg, Toulon, Peoria, Lacon, Eureka,
Canton, Pekin, Bloomington, and Normal
419 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24HR Trend)     68 (+3)      42 (+5)      68
RH % (24HR Trend)     27 (-7)      83 (0)       30
20FT Wind AM (MPH)    Lgt/Var                   NW  6
20FT Wind PM (MPH)    Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      W 11 G23
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt (FT-AGL)   6481                      8842
1700FT Mixing Temp    60                        57
Transport Wind (MPH)  W  8                      W 25
Vent Rate (MPH-FT)    66791                     305969
Vent Rate Category    Fair                      Excellent
Haines Index          4            3            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds 5 to
10 mph. Afternoon relative humidities may drop below 30 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. North winds up to
10 mph shifting to the east after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds up to 5 mph.
Afternoon relative humidities may drop below 25 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to
15 mph. Afternoon relative humidities may drop below 35 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows
in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Highs in
the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

ILZ040>043-047>053-262245-
Schuyler-Mason-Logan-De Witt-Cass-Menard-Scott-Morgan-Sangamon-
Christian-Macon-
Including the cities of Rushville, Havana, Lincoln, Clinton,
Beardstown, Petersburg, Winchester, Jacksonville, Springfield,
Taylorville, and Decatur
419 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24HR Trend)     69 (+4)      44 (+5)      68
RH % (24HR Trend)     27 (-13)     83 (+1)      30
20FT Wind AM (MPH)    Lgt/Var                   NW  7
20FT Wind PM (MPH)    Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      W 10 G19
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt (FT-AGL)   6281                      7635
1700FT Mixing Temp    61                        58
Transport Wind (MPH)  NW  8                     W 20
Vent Rate (MPH-FT)    57365                     185379
Vent Rate Category    Fair                      Excellent
Haines Index          4            3            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds 5 to
10 mph. Afternoon relative humidities may drop below 30 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. North winds up to
5 mph shifting to the east after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds up to 5 mph.
Afternoon relative humidities may drop below 25 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to
15 mph. Afternoon relative humidities may drop below 35 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

ILZ044>046-054>057-061>063-262245-
Piatt-Champaign-Vermilion-Moultrie-Douglas-Coles-Edgar-Shelby-
Cumberland-Clark-
Including the cities of Monticello, Champaign, Urbana, Danville,
Sullivan, Tuscola, Charleston, Mattoon, Paris, Shelbyville,
Greenup, and Marshall
419 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24HR Trend)     65 (+1)      43 (+6)      65
RH % (24HR Trend)     25 (-20)     88 (+5)      35
20FT Wind AM (MPH)    Lgt/Var                   NW  7
20FT Wind PM (MPH)    N  5         Lgt/Var      W  9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt (FT-AGL)   5710                      6845
1700FT Mixing Temp    58                        57
Transport Wind (MPH)  NW 10                     W 17
Vent Rate (MPH-FT)    65330                     136699
Vent Rate Category    Fair                      Very Good
Haines Index          4            3            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows around 40. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds 5 to
10 mph. Afternoon relative humidities may drop below 35 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds up
to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around
5 mph. Afternoon relative humidities may drop below 30 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. South winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Afternoon relative humidities may drop below 35 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows
around 60. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

ILZ066>068-071>073-262245-
Effingham-Jasper-Crawford-Clay-Richland-Lawrence-
Including the cities of Effingham, Newton, Robinson, Flora,
Olney, and Lawrenceville
419 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24HR Trend)     66 (-1)      44 (+3)      67
RH % (24HR Trend)     27 (-26)     89 (+12)     36
20FT Wind AM (MPH)    Lgt/Var                   NW  7
20FT Wind PM (MPH)    N  5         Lgt/Var      NW  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt (FT-AGL)   5711                      6281
1700FT Mixing Temp    60                        61
Transport Wind (MPH)  N 12                      NW 17
Vent Rate (MPH-FT)    69361                     112293
Vent Rate Category    Good                      Very Good
Haines Index          4            4            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds 5 to
10 mph. Afternoon relative humidities may drop below 35 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds up
to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. East winds around 5 mph
shifting to the south in the afternoon. Afternoon relative
humidities may drop below 30 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. South winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Afternoon relative humidities may drop below 35 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$


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