807  
FNUS53 KILX 270904  
FWFILX  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL  
404 AM CDT MON MAR 27 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
AN ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN IS EXPECTED THIS WEEK, WITH SEVERAL  
PERIODS OF RAIN. THE FIRST SYSTEM WILL ARRIVE TODAY, WITH  
A WIDESPREAD RAIN ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS, AND  
WILL LINGER INTO THIS EVENING. AFTER A DRY PERIOD ON TUESDAY,  
THE NEXT SYSTEM WILL BEGIN TO SPREAD RAIN INTO THE AREA FROM  
THE WEST ON WEDNESDAY, WITH GOOD CHANCES OF RAIN FROM WEDNESDAY  
NIGHT INTO EARLY FRIDAY. BETWEEN THE RAIN AND THE LOW MIXING  
HEIGHTS, POOR BURNING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS WEEK.  
 
ILZ027>031-036-037-040-041-272200-  
KNOX-STARK-PEORIA-MARSHALL-WOODFORD-FULTON-TAZEWELL-SCHUYLER-  
MASON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GALESBURG, TOULON, PEORIA, LACON, EUREKA,  
CANTON, PEKIN, RUSHVILLE, AND HAVANA  
404 AM CDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 30 0  
TEMP (24HR TREND) 59 (+5) 41 (-5) 59  
RH % (24HR TREND) 77 (-8) 94 (-2) 56  
20FT WIND AM (MPH) LGT/VAR NE 7  
20FT WIND PM (MPH) NE 6 N 6 NE 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.21 0.01 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 6 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 1 AM  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3591 3902  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 57 52  
TRANSPORT WIND (MPH) NE 8 NE 13  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 28728 50726  
VENT RATE CATEGORY POOR POOR  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS 5 TO  
15 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
ILZ038-042-043-047>053-272200-  
MCLEAN-LOGAN-DE WITT-CASS-MENARD-SCOTT-MORGAN-SANGAMON-CHRISTIAN-  
MACON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BLOOMINGTON, NORMAL, LINCOLN, CLINTON,  
BEARDSTOWN, PETERSBURG, WINCHESTER, JACKSONVILLE, SPRINGFIELD,  
TAYLORVILLE, AND DECATUR  
404 AM CDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 50 0  
TEMP (24HR TREND) 60 (+4) 44 (-2) 59  
RH % (24HR TREND) 78 (-2) 95 (-2) 60  
20FT WIND AM (MPH) E 5 N 7  
20FT WIND PM (MPH) NE 6 N 7 NE 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.29 0.02 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 9 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 1 AM  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3536 3876  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 60 53  
TRANSPORT WIND (MPH) E 14 NE 12  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 49504 46512  
VENT RATE CATEGORY POOR POOR  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
ILZ044>046-054>057-061-272200-  
PIATT-CHAMPAIGN-VERMILION-MOULTRIE-DOUGLAS-COLES-EDGAR-SHELBY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MONTICELLO, CHAMPAIGN, URBANA, DANVILLE,  
SULLIVAN, TUSCOLA, CHARLESTON, MATTOON, PARIS, AND SHELBYVILLE  
404 AM CDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 70 0  
TEMP (24HR TREND) 63 (+3) 45 (-2) 62  
RH % (24HR TREND) 69 (-1) 97 (+1) 61  
20FT WIND AM (MPH) LGT/VAR N 8  
20FT WIND PM (MPH) E 6 N 7 N 8  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.23 0.09 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 8 3  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 4 AM  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3501 3631  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 60 53  
TRANSPORT WIND (MPH) SE 13 NE 12  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 45513 43572  
VENT RATE CATEGORY POOR POOR  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. EAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS  
IN THE MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
ILZ062-063-066>068-071>073-272200-  
CUMBERLAND-CLARK-EFFINGHAM-JASPER-CRAWFORD-CLAY-RICHLAND-LAWRENCE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GREENUP, MARSHALL, EFFINGHAM, NEWTON,  
ROBINSON, FLORA, OLNEY, AND LAWRENCEVILLE  
404 AM CDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 80 0  
TEMP (24HR TREND) 68 (+8) 48 (+2) 63  
RH % (24HR TREND) 68 (+1) 99 (+2) 64  
20FT WIND AM (MPH) E 5 N 6  
20FT WIND PM (MPH) S 6 LGT/VAR N 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.30 0.14 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 8 4  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 4 AM  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3418 3561  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 64 58  
TRANSPORT WIND (MPH) SE 10 NE 13  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 34180 46293  
VENT RATE CATEGORY POOR POOR  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
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