147  
FNUS53 KSGF 251903  
FWFSGF  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND SOUTHWEST AND CENTRAL MISSOURI  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO  
203 PM CDT TUE APR 25 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL SLOWLY SPREAD FROM WEST TO EAST  
ACROSS THE AREA LATER THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY.  
 
ADDITIONAL LIGHT RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE THURSDAY NIGHT  
THEN THE POTENTIAL FOR WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAIN IS POSISBLE  
LATE FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND.  
 
KSZ073-097-101-MOZ066-067-077-078-088-089-261030-  
BARTON-BOURBON-CEDAR-CHEROKEE-CRAWFORD-DADE-JASPER-ST. CLAIR-  
VERNON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF APPLETON CITY, ARNICA, BAXTER SPRINGS,  
CAPLINGER MILLS, CARTHAGE, CEDAR SPRINGS, CHICOPEE, COLUMBUS,  
EL DORADO SPRINGS, FILLEY, FORT SCOTT, GREENFIELD, JOHNSON CITY,  
JOPLIN, KENOMA, LAMAR, LOCKWOOD, LONE OAK, LOWELL, MEINERT,  
NEVADA, NEUTRAL, PAWNEE STATION, PITTSBURG, RIVERTON, SHERWIN,  
STIPPVILLE, STOCKTON, AND TIFFIN  
203 PM CDT TUE APR 25 2017  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 70 60 10  
HIGH TEMPERATURE(F) 52-56 60-64  
MINIMUM RH(%) 72-77 46-51  
LOW TEMPERATURE(F) 50-54 37-41  
MAXIMUM RH(%) 83-88 90-95  
TEMP (24H TREND) 51 (-5) 56 (-22) 39 63  
RH % (24H TREND) 90 (+18) 71 (+26) 96 48  
10METER WIND AM(MPH) NW 9-13 W 3-7  
10METER WIND PM(MPH) S 8-12 N 10-14 NW 6-10 S 3-7  
20FT WIND AM(MPH) NW 7-11 LGT/VAR  
20FT WIND PM(MPH) S 7-11 N 8-12 NW 5-9 LGT/VAR  
PEAK WIND GUSTS(MPH) 12-16  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.90 0.54 0.12 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION (HR) 1 2 0 0  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 3400 4300  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 50 58  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) SW 4 N 8 NW 3 E 3  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 8 N 17 NW 7 E 7  
MAX VENT RATE (M-M/S) 7414 5898 7198 2112  
VENT RATE INDEX POOR POOR  
HAINES INDEX 3 3  
MAX GFDI (GRASSLAND  
FIRE DANGER INDEX) 3(MODERATE) 1(LOW) 1(LOW) 1(LOW)  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN  
THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE  
LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOW  
IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGH IN THE  
MID 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MOZ090-093>095-101>104-261030-  
BARRY-CHRISTIAN-GREENE-LAWRENCE-MCDONALD-NEWTON-STONE-TANEY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ANDERSON, AURORA, BRANSON, CASSVILLE,  
CHRISTIAN CENTER, CRANE, EDGEWATER BEACH, ELSEY, FORSYTH,  
GOODMAN, HOLLISTER, INDIAN POINT, KIMBERLING CITY, KIRBYVILLE,  
MADRY, MARIONVILLE, MONETT, MOUNT VERNON, NEOSHO, NIXA, NOEL,  
OZARK, OZARK BEACH, PINEVILLE, POWERSITE, ROCKY COMFORT, SELMORE,  
SILVER DOLLAR CITY, SOUTH WEST CITY, AND SPRINGFIELD  
203 PM CDT TUE APR 25 2017  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 80 80 10  
HIGH TEMPERATURE(F) 59-66 62-66  
MINIMUM RH(%) 70-75 43-48  
LOW TEMPERATURE(F) 57-61 38-42  
MAXIMUM RH(%) 86-91 91-96  
TEMP (24H TREND) 56 (+3) 66 (-13) 39 66  
RH % (24H TREND) 94 (+19) 67 (+26) 97 44  
10METER WIND AM(MPH) W 7-11 W 3-7  
10METER WIND PM(MPH) S 10-14 NW 8-12 NW 6-10 SW 3-7  
20FT WIND AM(MPH) W 6-10 LGT/VAR  
20FT WIND PM(MPH) S 9-13 NW 7-11 NW 5-9 LGT/VAR  
PEAK WIND GUSTS(MPH) 19-23  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.63 1.09 0.21 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION (HR) 0 3 0 0  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 3600 3800  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 54 58  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) S 4 NW 5 NW 4 S 3  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 9 NW 10 NW 9 S 7  
MAX VENT RATE (M-M/S) 7003 3220 4132 2663  
VENT RATE INDEX POOR POOR  
HAINES INDEX 3 4  
MAX GFDI (GRASSLAND  
FIRE DANGER INDEX) 4(MODERATE) 1(LOW) 1(LOW) 1(LOW)  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOW IN  
THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGH IN THE  
UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN  
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOW  
AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGH IN THE  
MID 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MOZ055>058-068>071-079>081-261030-  
BENTON-CAMDEN-DALLAS-HICKORY-LACLEDE-MARIES-MILLER-MORGAN-PHELPS-  
POLK-PULASKI-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF AURORA SPRINGS, BOLIVAR, BUFFALO,  
CAMDENTON, CHARITY, COLE CAMP, CROCKERVILLE, CROSS TIMBERS,  
DECATURVILLE, EDMONSON, ELDON, FOOSE, FORT LEONARD WOOD,  
HERMITAGE, LAKE OZARK, LAQUEY, LAURIE, LEBANON, LINCOLN,  
LYNCHBURG, MARCH, MORA, NORTHWYE, OLIVE, OSAGE BEACH, PITTSBURG,  
PLAD, QUINCY, ROACH, ROCKY MOUNT, ROLLA, STOVER, VERSAILLES,  
VICHY, VILLAGE OF FOUR SEASONS, WARSAW, WAYNESVILLE, WEAUBLEAU,  
WHEATLAND, WHITAKERVILLE, AND WINDYVILLE  
203 PM CDT TUE APR 25 2017  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 90 80 30  
HIGH TEMPERATURE(F) 59-66 61-65  
MINIMUM RH(%) 65-70 41-46  
LOW TEMPERATURE(F) 57-61 39-43  
MAXIMUM RH(%) 85-90 87-92  
TEMP (24H TREND) 57 (+2) 66 (-13) 41 65  
RH % (24H TREND) 93 (+21) 63 (+27) 93 42  
10METER WIND AM(MPH) W 6-10 W 4-8  
10METER WIND PM(MPH) S 9-13 NW 7-11 NW 5-9 W 4-8  
20FT WIND AM(MPH) W 5-9 W 3-7  
20FT WIND PM(MPH) S 7-11 NW 5-9 NW 4-8 LGT/VAR  
PEAK WIND GUSTS(MPH) 17-21  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.45 1.02 0.32 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION (HR) 0 3 1 0  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 2100 4300  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 59 56  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) S 5 NW 6 NW 7 SW 2  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 12 NW 13 NW 16 SW 5  
MAX VENT RATE (M-M/S) 8409 2674 5497 1983  
VENT RATE INDEX POOR POOR  
HAINES INDEX 2 3  
MAX GFDI (GRASSLAND  
FIRE DANGER INDEX) 4(MODERATE) 1(LOW) 1(LOW) 1(LOW)  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN  
THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE  
UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOW  
IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGH IN THE  
UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MOZ082-091-092-096-097-105-261030-  
DOUGLAS-HOWELL-OZARK-TEXAS-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF AVA, BENDAVIS, DAWSON, DOGWOOD, DUNCAN,  
GOODHOPE, GRAFF, HUGGINS, MANSFIELD, MARSHFIELD, MOUNTAIN GROVE,  
NORTHVIEW, PLATO, POMONA, POTTERSVILLE, ROBY, ROGERSVILLE, ROME,  
SEYMOUR, SILOAM SPRINGS, SOUTH FORK, SQUIRES, VANZANT, WASOLA,  
WEST PLAINS, AND WHITE CHURCH  
203 PM CDT TUE APR 25 2017  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 90 80 30  
HIGH TEMPERATURE(F) 65-69 62-66  
MINIMUM RH(%) 66-71 40-45  
LOW TEMPERATURE(F) 61-65 40-44  
MAXIMUM RH(%) 84-89 87-92  
TEMP (24H TREND) 62 (+10) 69 (-9) 41 66  
RH % (24H TREND) 90 (+14) 66 (+29) 93 42  
10METER WIND AM(MPH) S 7-11 W 4-8  
10METER WIND PM(MPH) S 11-15 W 7-11 NW 6-10 W 3-7  
20FT WIND AM(MPH) S 6-10 W 3-7  
20FT WIND PM(MPH) S 9-13 W 6-10 NW 5-9 LGT/VAR  
PEAK WIND GUSTS(MPH) 18-22  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.13 1.27 0.50 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION (HR) 0 4 2 0  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 2800 4300  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 68 57  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) S 5 SW 8 NW 5 S 3  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 12 SW 17 NW 12 S 6  
MAX VENT RATE (M-M/S) 7351 4465 6366 3067  
VENT RATE INDEX POOR POOR  
HAINES INDEX 2 3  
MAX GFDI (GRASSLAND  
FIRE DANGER INDEX) 4(MODERATE) 1(LOW) 1(LOW) 1(LOW)  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOW IN  
THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE  
LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOW  
IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGH IN THE  
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE  
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH. AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES MAY DROP BELOW 35 PERCENT.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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