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Morning Hot Air Balloon Forecast
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
408 AM CDT Thu Jun 13 2024

...HERE IS THE MORNING HOT AIR BALLOON FORECAST
FOR THE LINCOLN IL AREA...

.THIS MORNING...
    Sunrise:                         527 AM.

    Surface Wind Forecast:           6 AM...200/08G18 mph.
                                     8 AM...200/10G20 mph.

    Boundary Layer Wind:             6 AM...210/14 mph.
                                     8 AM...220/18 mph.

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0402 AM):  1000ft...210/22 mph.
                                     2000ft...230/33 mph.
                                     3000ft...240/30 mph.

    RAP Winds (at 7 AM):              500ft...210/24 mph.
                                     1000ft...220/28 mph.
                                     2000ft...230/26 mph.
                                     3000ft...240/24 mph.

    Surface Lifted Index:            6 AM...+2.
                                     8 AM...-1.

    Density Altitude:                6 AM...1738 FT.
                                     8 AM...2013 FT.

    Additional Weather Info:         clear below 12000 feet AGL,
                                     unrestricted visibilities,
                                     20 percent chance of precipitation.


.OUTLOOK FOR THIS EVENING...
    Sunset:         828 PM.
    Weather:        ceilings around 6000 feet AGL,
                    unrestricted visibilities,
                    80 percent chance of precipitation,
                    including thunderstorms.
    Surface Wind:   6 PM...240/10G20 mph.
                    8 PM...240/09G18 mph.
    Boundary Wind:  6 PM...230/17 mph.
                    8 PM...250/12 mph.

...HERE IS THE MORNING HOT AIR BALLOON FORECAST
FOR THE DANVILLE IL AREA...

.THIS MORNING...
    Sunrise:                         520 AM.

    Surface Wind Forecast:           6 AM...210/08G17 mph.
                                     8 AM...210/10G18 mph.

    Boundary Layer Wind:             6 AM...210/14 mph.
                                     8 AM...230/16 mph.

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0402 AM):  1000ft...210/22 mph.
                                     2000ft...230/33 mph.
                                     3000ft...240/30 mph.

    RAP Winds (at 7 AM):              500ft...230/21 mph.
                                     1000ft...240/26 mph.
                                     2000ft...240/24 mph.
                                     3000ft...230/23 mph.

    Surface Lifted Index:            6 AM...+3.
                                     8 AM...+1.

    Density Altitude:                6 AM...1629 FT.
                                     8 AM...1967 FT.

    Additional Weather Info:         clear below 12000 feet AGL,
                                     unrestricted visibilities.


.OUTLOOK FOR THIS EVENING...
    Sunset:         821 PM.
    Weather:        ceilings around 7000 feet AGL,
                    unrestricted visibilities,
                    70 percent chance of precipitation,
                    including thunderstorms.
    Surface Wind:   6 PM...210/10G20 mph.
                    8 PM...210/08G18 mph.
    Boundary Wind:  6 PM...220/17 mph.
                    8 PM...230/13 mph.

This forecast is not routinely updated or amended outside of
scheduled issuances.

$$

NMA