404  
FNUS53 KLSX 290916  
FWFLSX  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN/CENTRAL MO AND SOUTHWEST IL  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAINT LOUIS MO  
416 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A WET AND STORMY WEATHER PATTERN IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH A  
TOTAL OF 3 TO 5 INCHES OF RAIN WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE,  
MAINLY ALONG INTERSTATE 44 IN MISSOURI AND INTERSTATE 55 IN ILLINOIS.  
 
MOZ072-073-083-084-099-292130-  
CRAWFORD MO-DENT MO-IRON MO-REYNOLDS MO-WASHINGTON MO-  
INCLUDING POTOSI/SALEM RANGER DISTRICT  
416 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 90 80  
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F) 72-76 63-67 69-73  
MAX/MIN RH(%) 75-80 96-100 51-56  
TEMP (24H TREND) 75 (+11) 64 (+3) 72  
RH % (24H TREND) 77 (+1) 99 (-1) 53  
20FT WIND AM(MPH) E 6-10 G18 S 7-11 G16  
20FT WIND PM(MPH) S 11-15 G23 SE 7-11 G19 S 7-11 G19  
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN) 2.54 1.70 0.82  
PRECIP DURATION(HR) 1 1 1  
LAL 5 5 5  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 71 68  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2100 2000  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) S 18 S 16  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 39 S 36  
VENT RATE (M/S-M) 11270 10010  
GOOD GOOD  
HAINES INDEX 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGH AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WIND 11 TO  
15 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WEST WIND 11 TO  
15 MPH IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING BECOMING LIGHT IN THE  
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH AROUND 70. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.  
AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES MAY DROP BELOW 35 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SHOWERS. LOW AROUND 50. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGH AROUND 60. WIND LESS THAN  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S. WIND LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGH  
IN THE UPPER 60S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MOZ074-075-085-292130-  
MADISON MO-SAINT FRANCOIS MO-SAINTE GENEVIEVE MO-  
INCLUDING FARMINGTON AND FREDERICKTOWN RANGER DISTRICT  
416 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 90 80  
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F) 76-80 65-69 70-74  
MAX/MIN RH(%) 70-77 94-99 54-59  
TEMP (24H TREND) 79 (+13) 66 (+5) 73  
RH % (24H TREND) 70 (-2) 97 (-3) 56  
20FT WIND AM(MPH) SE 6-10 G18 S 8-12 G21  
20FT WIND PM(MPH) S 11-15 G24 S 7-11 G18 S 9-13 G22  
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN) 2.29 1.59 1.22  
PRECIP DURATION(HR) 1 1 1  
LAL 5 5 5  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 72 70  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3000 2000  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) S 17 S 21  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 38 S 47  
VENT RATE (M/S-M) 15510 13000  
GOOD GOOD  
HAINES INDEX 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WIND 11 TO 15 MPH  
IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING BECOMING LIGHT IN THE LATE  
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGH AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WIND 11 TO  
15 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. WIND LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH AROUND 70. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.  
AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES MAY DROP BELOW 35 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SHOWERS LIKELY. LOW AROUND 50. WIND LESS THAN  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. WIND LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WIND LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGH  
IN THE MID 60S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MOZ041-047>050-292130-  
BOONE MO-CALLAWAY MO-COLE MO-MONITEAU MO-OSAGE MO-  
INCLUDING CEDAR CREEK RANGER DISTRICT, COLUMBIA, FULTON,  
AND JEFFERSON CITY  
416 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 90 80  
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F) 61-68 52-59 68-72  
MAX/MIN RH(%) 78-83 97-100 52-61  
TEMP (24H TREND) 68 (+8) 52 (-4) 71  
RH % (24H TREND) 80 (-3) 100 (0) 52  
20FT WIND AM(MPH) E 10-14 G21 SE 6-10 G15  
20FT WIND PM(MPH) E 10-14 G22 E 8-12 G19 S 8-12 G23  
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN) 1.46 1.24 0.41  
PRECIP DURATION(HR) 1 1 1  
LAL 5 5 5  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 71 67  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1200 2800  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) S 13 S 13  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 30 S 30  
VENT RATE (M/S-M) 4740 11400  
POOR GOOD  
HAINES INDEX 2 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WIND 11 TO  
15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGH  
IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WIND 11 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WEST WIND 11 TO  
15 MPH IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING BECOMING LIGHT IN THE  
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 60S. WIND LESS THAN  
10 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SHOWERS LIKELY. LOW AROUND 50. WIND LESS THAN  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. WIND LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WIND LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 60S. WIND LESS THAN  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MOZ051-052-059>065-292130-  
FRANKLIN MO-GASCONADE MO-JEFFERSON MO-LINCOLN MO-MONTGOMERY MO-  
SAINT CHARLES MO-SAINT LOUIS CITY MO-SAINT LOUIS MO-WARREN MO-  
INCLUDING SAINT CHARLES, SAINT LOUIS, SULLIVAN, UNION,  
AND WASHINGTON  
416 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 90 80  
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F) 66-73 58-65 71-75  
MAX/MIN RH(%) 78-85 97-100 54-61  
TEMP (24H TREND) 73 (+14) 58 (+2) 74  
RH % (24H TREND) 78 (-9) 100 (0) 54  
20FT WIND AM(MPH) E 8-12 G17 SE 7-11 G19  
20FT WIND PM(MPH) SE 8-12 G19 E 8-12 G18 S 8-12 G24  
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN) 1.69 1.27 0.68  
PRECIP DURATION(HR) 1 1 1  
LAL 5 5 5  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 72 70  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1400 2200  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) S 14 S 17  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 32 S 38  
VENT RATE (M/S-M) 6430 11260  
FAIR GOOD  
HAINES INDEX 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WIND 11 TO  
15 MPH IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING BECOMING LIGHT IN THE  
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGH  
IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WIND 11 TO 20 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WEST WIND 11 TO  
15 MPH IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING BECOMING LIGHT IN THE  
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 60S. WIND LESS THAN  
10 MPH. AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES MAY DROP BELOW 35 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SHOWERS LIKELY. LOW AROUND 50. WIND LESS THAN  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. WIND LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WIND LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGH  
IN THE UPPER 60S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
ILZ095>097-MOZ018-019-026-027-034>036-042-292130-  
ADAMS IL-AUDRAIN MO-BROWN IL-KNOX MO-LEWIS MO-MARION MO-MONROE MO-  
PIKE IL-PIKE MO-RALLS MO-SHELBY MO-  
INCLUDING BOWLING GREEN, HANNIBAL, MEXICO, MOUNT STERLING,  
PITTSFIELD, AND QUINCY  
416 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 90 90  
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F) 53-60 46-50 67-71  
MAX/MIN RH(%) 80-85 97-100 58-65  
TEMP (24H TREND) 60 (0) 47 (-4) 70  
RH % (24H TREND) 82 (-1) 100 (0) 58  
20FT WIND AM(MPH) NE 12-16 G24 SE 7-11 G20  
20FT WIND PM(MPH) NE 13-17 G25 NE 11-15 G24 S 9-13 G23  
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN) 1.08 1.09 0.61  
PRECIP DURATION(HR) 1 1 1  
LAL 5 5 5  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 62 70  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1400 1700  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) E 11 S 17  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 25 S 38  
VENT RATE (M/S-M) 4940 9030  
POOR FAIR  
HAINES INDEX 2 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WIND 11 TO  
15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGH  
IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WIND 11 TO 20 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WIND  
11 TO 20 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 60S. WEST WIND 11 TO  
15 MPH. AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES MAY DROP BELOW 35 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. WIND LESS THAN  
10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WIND LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 60S. WIND LESS THAN  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
ILZ058>060-064-065-069-070-074-079-098>102-292130-  
BOND IL-CALHOUN IL-CLINTON IL-FAYETTE IL-GREENE IL-JERSEY IL-  
MACOUPIN IL-MADISON IL-MARION IL-MONROE IL-MONTGOMERY IL-  
RANDOLPH IL-SAINT CLAIR IL-WASHINGTON IL-  
INCLUDING ALTON, BELLEVILLE, CAHOKIA, CENTRALIA, CHESTER,  
EDWARDSVILLE, LITCHFIELD, SALEM, SPARTA, AND VANDALIA  
416 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 90 80  
LOW/HIGH TEMP(F) 69-78 60-64 72-76  
MAX/MIN RH(%) 72-83 97-100 63-70  
TEMP (24H TREND) 78 (+19) 61 (+4) 75  
RH % (24H TREND) 72 (-13) 100 (0) 63  
20FT WIND AM(MPH) E 8-12 G20 S 10-14 G25  
20FT WIND PM(MPH) SE 10-14 G23 SE 9-13 G22 S 13-17 G27  
PRECIP AMOUNT(IN) 1.59 1.22 1.07  
PRECIP DURATION(HR) 1 1 1  
LAL 5 5 5  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 73 71  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2200 2000  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) S 12 S 21  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 28 S 46  
VENT RATE (M/S-M) 8720 12790  
FAIR GOOD  
HAINES INDEX 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOW AROUND 50.  
SOUTH WIND 11 TO 20 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGH  
IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WIND 11 TO 20 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WEST WIND  
11 TO 20 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WIND 11 TO  
15 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SHOWERS LIKELY. LOW AROUND 50. WIND LESS THAN  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. WIND LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WIND LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGH  
IN THE MID 60S. WIND LESS THAN 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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