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FNUS53 KILX 241947
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/EASTERN AND SOUTHEASTERN IL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
247 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...

A COLD FRONT WILL BRING SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS TO CENTRAL
ILLINOIS TONIGHT...FOLLOWED BY A RETURN TO DRY WEATHER FOR BOTH
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. WHILE GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP
IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT AND MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
WILL DROP TO AROUND 25 PERCENT BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON...FUEL MOISTURE
WILL REMAIN HIGH ENOUGH FROM RAINFALL TONIGHT TO MITIGATE ANY
SERIOUS FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS.

ILZ027>031-036>038-040-041-250800-
KNOX-STARK-PEORIA-MARSHALL-WOODFORD-FULTON-TAZEWELL-MCLEAN-
SCHUYLER-MASON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GALESBURG...PEORIA...BLOOMINGTON...
NORMAL...HAVANA
247 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           5            10           10
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      45           74           47           75
MAX/MIN RH(%)         91           26           84           33
20FT WIND AM(MPH)                  NW 8-12 G17               NE 3-7
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     SE 4-8       W 7-11       SW 3-7       E 7-11 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.56         0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5500                      4200
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 64                        67
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 16        NW 28        S  6         E  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 160300                    44900
                                   VERY GOOD                 POOR
HAINES INDEX                       5                         3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS
11 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST
WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

ILZ042-043-047>053-250800-
LOGAN-DE WITT-CASS-MENARD-SCOTT-MORGAN-SANGAMON-CHRISTIAN-MACON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...JACKSONVILLE...SPRINGFIELD...
TAYLORVILLE...DECATUR
247 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           5            10           10
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      47           75           49           78
MAX/MIN RH(%)         87           25           81           30
20FT WIND AM(MPH)                  NW 9-13 G19               LGT/VAR
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     S 5-9        W 7-11       SW 4-8       SE 4-8
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.59         0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5600                      4800
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 65                        74
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 17        NW 28        S  9         SW 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 431400                    59200
                                   EXCELLENT                 FAIR
HAINES INDEX                       5                         4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

ILZ044>046-054>057-061>063-250800-
PIATT-CHAMPAIGN-VERMILION-MOULTRIE-DOUGLAS-COLES-EDGAR-SHELBY-
CUMBERLAND-CLARK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHAMPAIGN...URBANA...DANVILLE...
CHARLESTON...MATTOON...SHELBYVILLE
247 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           5            10           10
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      49           71           48           78
MAX/MIN RH(%)         100          29           85           31
20FT WIND AM(MPH)                  NW 12-16 G22              W 4-8
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     SE 8-12 G19  W 9-13 G19   SW 4-8       SE 3-7
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.56         0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5600                      5400
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 62                        72
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 21         NW 31        S  7         W 16
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 174000                    353800
                                   EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
HAINES INDEX                       4                         4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 70.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WIND
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

ILZ066>068-071>073-250800-
EFFINGHAM-JASPER-CRAWFORD-CLAY-RICHLAND-LAWRENCE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EFFINGHAM...FLORA...LAWRENCEVILLE
247 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           5            10           10
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F)      53           73           48           79
MAX/MIN RH(%)         96           29           85           31
20FT WIND AM(MPH)                  NW 11-15 G20              SW 5-9
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     S 7-11       NW 8-12 G18  SW 3-7       S 5-9
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN)     0.51         0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5600                      5400
1700FT MIXING TEMP                 64                        74
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 17         NW 29        S  8         SW 23
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 162900                    117200
                                   VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
HAINES INDEX                       4                         4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WIND LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS AROUND 60. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WIND
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 60S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WIND
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$


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