579  
FNUS53 KILX 141948  
FWFILX  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL  
248 PM CDT WED APR 14 2021  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
FAVORABLE BURNING CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST THURSDAY BUT BECOME LESS  
THAN FAVORABLE FOR FRIDAY. MIXING HEIGHTS WILL BE BETWEEN 5000-6000FT  
WITH TRANSPORT WINDS IN THE 15-20 MPH RANGE OUT OF THE NORTHWEST.  
AREAS NORTH OF I-72 WILL BE UNDER A FROST ADVISORY UNTIL 8 AM TOMORROW,  
WHICH MAY HAMPER IGNITION DURING THE MORNING HOURS.  
 
ILZ027>031-036>038-151100-  
KNOX-STARK-PEORIA-MARSHALL-WOODFORD-FULTON-TAZEWELL-MCLEAN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GALESBURG, TOULON, PEORIA, LACON, EUREKA,  
CANTON, PEKIN, BLOOMINGTON, AND NORMAL  
248 PM CDT WED APR 14 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24HR TREND) 34 (+2) 56 (+3) 35 58  
RH % (24HR TREND) 88 (+4) 46 (0) 93 46  
20FT WIND AM (MPH) NW 8 LGT/VAR  
20FT WIND PM (MPH) NW 8 G18 NW 9 NW 5 N 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 5197 5876  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 45 50  
TRANSPORT WIND (MPH) NW 14 NE 8  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 77336 62224  
VENT RATE CATEGORY GOOD FAIR  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
UP TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS  
UP TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
UP TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST UP TO 5 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO  
10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. AFTERNOON  
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES MAY DROP BELOW 35 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
ILZ040>043-047>053-151100-  
SCHUYLER-MASON-LOGAN-DE WITT-CASS-MENARD-SCOTT-MORGAN-SANGAMON-  
CHRISTIAN-MACON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF RUSHVILLE, HAVANA, LINCOLN, CLINTON,  
BEARDSTOWN, PETERSBURG, WINCHESTER, JACKSONVILLE, SPRINGFIELD,  
TAYLORVILLE, AND DECATUR  
248 PM CDT WED APR 14 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24HR TREND) 34 (-2) 57 (-1) 36 59  
RH % (24HR TREND) 87 (+6) 44 (+2) 94 45  
20FT WIND AM (MPH) NW 8 LGT/VAR  
20FT WIND PM (MPH) NW 8 G19 NW 8 NW 5 N 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 6051 5711  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 47 50  
TRANSPORT WIND (MPH) NW 15 NE 7  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 90742 56494  
VENT RATE CATEGORY GOOD POOR  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTHWEST WINDS  
UP TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
UP TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS  
UP TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
15 MPH. AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES MAY DROP BELOW 35 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
ILZ044>046-054>057-061-151100-  
PIATT-CHAMPAIGN-VERMILION-MOULTRIE-DOUGLAS-COLES-EDGAR-SHELBY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MONTICELLO, CHAMPAIGN, URBANA, DANVILLE,  
SULLIVAN, TUSCOLA, CHARLESTON, MATTOON, PARIS, AND SHELBYVILLE  
248 PM CDT WED APR 14 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24HR TREND) 35 (-4) 58 (-1) 36 61  
RH % (24HR TREND) 85 (+9) 40 (+2) 94 42  
20FT WIND AM (MPH) NW 9 G17 LGT/VAR  
20FT WIND PM (MPH) NW 9 G19 NW 9 NW 6 N 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 5982 6233  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 47 51  
TRANSPORT WIND (MPH) NW 15 NE 9  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 97452 69820  
VENT RATE CATEGORY GOOD GOOD  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
UP TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.  
AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES MAY DROP BELOW 35 PERCENT.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
15 MPH. AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES MAY DROP BELOW 35 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
ILZ062-063-066>068-071>073-151100-  
CUMBERLAND-CLARK-EFFINGHAM-JASPER-CRAWFORD-CLAY-RICHLAND-LAWRENCE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GREENUP, MARSHALL, EFFINGHAM, NEWTON,  
ROBINSON, FLORA, OLNEY, AND LAWRENCEVILLE  
248 PM CDT WED APR 14 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24HR TREND) 35 (-10) 59 (-3) 37 61  
RH % (24HR TREND) 85 (+6) 39 (+3) 89 42  
20FT WIND AM (MPH) NW 8 LGT/VAR  
20FT WIND PM (MPH) NW 8 G17 NW 9 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 5973 5649  
1700FT MIXING TEMP 48 51  
TRANSPORT WIND (MPH) NW 15 NE 8  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 91845 47192  
VENT RATE CATEGORY GOOD FAIR  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
UP TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.  
AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES MAY DROP BELOW 35 PERCENT.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH. AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES MAY DROP BELOW  
30 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
AUTEN  
 
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