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FNUS53 KAPX 232222
FWFAPX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
622 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...RAIN TO END THE WORKWEEK WITH COOL TEMPERATURES THIS WEEKEND...

.DISCUSSION...A STORM SYSTEM ORGANIZING EAST OF THE ROCKIES...WILL MOVE
INTO THE SOUTHERN GREAT LAKES THURSDAY BEFORE EXITING NORTHEAST INTO
QUEBEC FRIDAY. THIS PATTERN WILL GENERATE A ROUND OF RAIN AND NEARLY
SEASONAL TEMPERATURES ACROSS NORTHERN MICHIGAN THURSDAY NIGHT AND
FRIDAY.

SOME SUN AND SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN TO
NORTHERN MICHIGAN THIS WEEKEND...AS A LARGE AREA OF CANADIAN HIGH
PRESSURE DROPS INTO THE UPPER MIDWEST AND GREAT LAKES.

ANOTHER ROUND OF RAIN AND CONTINUED COOL TEMPERATURES IN THE 40S...
ARE EXPECTED TO TO BEGIN THE UPCOMING WORK WEEK...AS A PLAINS SYSTEM
LIFTS INTO THE OHIO VALLEY.


MIZ016-017-019-021>023-241000-
EMMET...CHEBOYGAN...CHARLEVOIX...ANTRIM...OTSEGO AND MONTMORENCY
COUNTIES-
622 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (0).
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
                    AROUND 3 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AFTER 1400.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54...EXCEPT 42-47 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT...EXCEPT 56-61 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO 12
                    TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (720).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 9 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    UNTIL 2000...THEN RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 0200...THEN
                    RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-94 PERCENT...EXCEPT 80-85 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (160).
MIXING HEIGHT.......700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 21 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.09-0.31 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). RAIN UNTIL
                    0800...THEN RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 1400...THEN
                    CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54...EXCEPT 37-42 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED...EXCEPT 6 DEGREES COOLER NEAR THE
                    COAST.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT...EXCEPT 76-81 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (1060).
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 21 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.12-0.27 IN.


$$

MIZ018-024-030-036-042-241000-
PRESQUE ISLE...ALPENA...ALCONA...IOSCO AND ARENAC
COUNTIES...INCLUDING EASTERN HURON NF-
622 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (10).
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53...EXCEPT 39-44 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT...EXCEPT 49-54 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER...EXCEPT 17 PERCENT WETTER
                    ALONG THE COAST.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 12 TO 15
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (550).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AFTER 2000 UNTIL 0200...THEN RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-94 PERCENT...EXCEPT 74-79 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (80).
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 18 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.17 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). RAIN UNTIL
                    0800...THEN RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 1400...THEN
                    CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60...EXCEPT 39-44 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER...EXCEPT 2 DEGREES COOLER NEAR
                    THE COAST.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT...EXCEPT 73-78 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT WETTER...EXCEPT 8 PERCENT WETTER
                    ALONG THE COAST.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (1170).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 24 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.18-0.26 IN.


$$

MIZ020-025>027-241000-
LEELANAU...BENZIE...GRAND TRAVERSE AND KALKASKA
COUNTIES...INCLUDING THE SLEEPING BEAR DUNES NL-
622 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) UNTIL 2400...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-29...EXCEPT AROUND 31 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT...EXCEPT 73-78 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER...EXCEPT 11 PERCENT DRIER ALONG
                    THE COAST.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (10).
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AFTER 0800.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55...EXCEPT 39-44 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT...EXCEPT 68-73 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO 12 TO
                    15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (930).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 12 TO 18 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.02 IN.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL
                    2000...THEN RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 0200...THEN RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT...EXCEPT 80-85 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (210).
MIXING HEIGHT.......800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 24 TO 27 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.18-0.29 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). RAIN UNTIL
                    0800...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL 1400.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55...EXCEPT AROUND 40 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER...EXCEPT 4 DEGREES COOLER NEAR
                    THE COAST.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT...EXCEPT 76-81 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT WETTER...EXCEPT 22 PERCENT WETTER
                    ALONG THE COAST.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (1380).
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AROUND
                    24 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.05-0.17 IN.


$$

MIZ031>033-241000-
MANISTEE...WEXFORD AND MISSAUKEE COUNTIES...INCLUDING THE
NORTHERN QUARTER OF MANISTEE NF-
622 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT) UNTIL 2400...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-31...EXCEPT 33-38 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-89 PERCENT...EXCEPT 70-75 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (20).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AROUND
                    6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AFTER 0800.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED...EXCEPT 8 DEGREES WARMER NEAR THE
                    COAST.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT...EXCEPT 49-54 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT WETTER...EXCEPT 10 PERCENT WETTER
                    ALONG THE COAST.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO 12 TO
                    15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON WITH A FEW GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (1140).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 15 TO 21MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    UNTIL 2000...THEN RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 0200...THEN
                    RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (200).
MIXING HEIGHT.......900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 24 TO 30 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.20-0.32 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). RAIN UNTIL
                    0800...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL 1400.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57...EXCEPT 44-49 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER...EXCEPT 4 DEGREES COOLER NEAR
                    THE COAST.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT...EXCEPT 68-73 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER...EXCEPT 20 PERCENT WETTER
                    ALONG THE COAST.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (1610).
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST AROUND
                    27 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.07-0.17 IN.


$$

MIZ028-029-034-035-041-241000-
CRAWFORD...OSCODA...ROSCOMMON...OGEMAW AND GLADWIN
COUNTIES...INCLUDING WESTERN HURON NF-
622 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-29.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (10).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 6 TO 9 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO 12 TO
                    15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON WITH A FEW GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (780).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AFTER 2000 UNTIL 0200...THEN RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (130).
MIXING HEIGHT.......700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 18 TO 24 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.06-0.22 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). RAIN UNTIL
                    0800...THEN RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 1400.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (1820).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    AROUND 21 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........AROUND 0.18 IN.


$$

.EXTENDED...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS AROUND 30.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

ADAM






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FNUS53 KAPX 232025
FWFAPX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
425 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...RAIN TO END THE WORKWEEK WITH COOL TEMPERATURES THIS WEEKEND...

.DISCUSSION...
A STORM SYSTEM ORGANIZING EAST OF THE ROCKIES...WILL MOVE INTO THE
SOUTHERN GREAT LAKES THURSDAY BEFORE EXITING NORTHEAST INTO QUEBEC
FRIDAY. THIS PATTERN WILL GENERATE A ROUND OF RAIN AND NEARLY
SEASONAL TEMPERATURES ACROSS NORTHERN MICHIGAN THURSDAY NIGHT AND
FRIDAY.

SOME SUN AND SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN TO
NORTHERN MICHIGAN THIS WEEKEND...AS A LARGE AREA OF CANADIAN HIGH
PRESSURE DROPS INTO THE UPPER MIDWEST AND GREAT LAKES.

ANOTHER ROUND OF RAIN AND CONTINUED COOL TEMPERATURES IN THE 40S...
ARE EXPECTED TO TO BEGIN THE UPCOMING WORK WEEK...AS A PLAINS SYSTEM
LIFTS INTO THE OHIO VALLEY.

MIZ016-017-019-021>023-240830-
EMMET...CHEBOYGAN...CHARLEVOIX...ANTRIM...OTSEGO AND MONTMORENCY
COUNTIES-
425 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (0).
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST AROUND 3 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AFTER 1400.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (720).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 9 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    UNTIL 2000...THEN RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (160).
MIXING HEIGHT.......700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 21 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.09-0.31 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (1060).
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 21 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.12-0.27 IN.


$$

MIZ018-024-030-036-042-240830-
PRESQUE ISLE...ALPENA...ALCONA...IOSCO AND ARENAC
COUNTIES...INCLUDING EASTERN HURON NF-
425 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (10).
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (550).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AFTER 2000 UNTIL 0200...THEN RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (80).
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 18 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.17 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). RAIN UNTIL
                    0800...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (1170).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 24 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.18-0.26 IN.


$$

MIZ020-025>027-240830-
LEELANAU...BENZIE...GRAND TRAVERSE AND KALKASKA
COUNTIES...INCLUDING THE SLEEPING BEAR DUNES NL-
425 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) UNTIL 2400...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-29.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (10).
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AFTER 0800.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (930).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 12 TO 18 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.02 IN.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL
                    2000...THEN RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (210).
MIXING HEIGHT.......800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 24 TO 27 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.18-0.29 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). RAIN UNTIL
                    0800...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL 1400.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (1380).
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AROUND
                    24 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.05-0.17 IN.


$$

MIZ031>033-240830-
MANISTEE...WEXFORD AND MISSAUKEE COUNTIES...INCLUDING THE
NORTHERN QUARTER OF MANISTEE NF-
425 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) UNTIL 2400...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-31.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-89 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (20).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AROUND
                    6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AFTER 0800.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (1140).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 15 TO 21 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.05 IN.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    UNTIL 2000...THEN RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (200).
MIXING HEIGHT.......900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 24 TO 30 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.20-0.32 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). RAIN UNTIL
                    0800...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL 1400.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-44 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (1610).
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST AROUND
                    27 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.07-0.17 IN.


$$

MIZ028-029-034-035-041-240830-
CRAWFORD...OSCODA...ROSCOMMON...OGEMAW AND GLADWIN
COUNTIES...INCLUDING WESTERN HURON NF-
425 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-29.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (10).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 6 TO 9 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (780).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AFTER 2000 UNTIL 0200...THEN RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (130).
MIXING HEIGHT.......700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 18 TO 24 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.06-0.22 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). RAIN UNTIL
                    0800...THEN RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 1400.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (1820).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    AROUND 21 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........AROUND 0.18 IN.


$$

.EXTENDED...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS AROUND 30.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SR





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FNUS83 KMQT 231949
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FNUS53 KGRR 231947
FWFGRR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
347 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...RAIN THURSDAY NIGHT...

.DISCUSSION...RAIN WILL MOVE IN BY THURSDAY EVENING. THE RAIN WILL
MOVE OUT FRIDAY MORNING WITH FAIR WEATHER FOR THE WEEKEND. COOL
AND WET WEATHER IS POSSIBLE EARLY NEXT WEEK AS LOW PRESSURE STALLS
OVER MICHIGAN.

MIZ037>039-043>045-240830-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUDINGTON...BALDWIN...REED CITY...HART...
FREMONT...BIG RAPIDS
347 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT) UNTIL 0400...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 70-75
                    PERCENT INLAND.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DRIER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 20
                    PERCENT DRIER INLAND.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                    AROUND 8 MPH OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100-3600 FT AGL NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND
                    3700-4200 FT AGL INLAND.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
VENTILATION INDEX...300-700 (GOOD TO EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......40 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600-4100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
VENTILATION INDEX...800 (EXCELLENT) INCREASING TO 1300 (EXCELLENT)
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.02 IN.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). RAIN SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........84 PERCENT NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 87-92 PERCENT
                    INLAND.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 17
                    PERCENT WETTER INLAND.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600-4100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1100-1600 FT AGL
                    OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 35 TO 40 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1400 (EXCELLENT) DECREASING TO 600 (EXCELLENT)
                    OVERNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........AROUND 0.47 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51 NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 55-60 INLAND.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND
                    UNCHANGED INLAND.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-59 PERCENT NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 45-50
                    PERCENT INLAND.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT WETTER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 13
                    PERCENT WETTER INLAND.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...WEST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5300-5800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1900-2100 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 IN.


$$

MIZ040-046-240830-
CLARE-ISABELLA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLARE...MOUNT PLEASANT
347 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                    AROUND 7 MPH OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4900-5400 FT AGL DECREASING TO 2600-3100 FT AGL
                    OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
VENTILATION INDEX...300 (GOOD).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600-3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
VENTILATION INDEX...600-900 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    UNTIL 0200...THEN RAIN SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300-2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 30 TO 35 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...600-1000 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.44-0.50 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT) UNTIL 1300...THEN
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS UNTIL 1400.
CHANCE OF PCPN......30 PERCENT UNTIL MIDDAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 23 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900-6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...2400-2600 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 IN.


$$

MIZ050-056-064-071-240830-
MUSKEGON-OTTAWA-ALLEGAN-VAN BUREN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MUSKEGON...JENISON...HOLLAND...SOUTH HAVEN
347 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT) UNTIL 0100...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000-4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 15 MPH OVERNIGHT.
VENTILATION INDEX...300-600 (GOOD TO EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (65-75 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    RAIN SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600-4100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...900-1300 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 IN.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT) UNTIL 0700...THEN
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). RAIN SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600-4100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1400-1900 FT AGL
                    OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 35 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1300 (EXCELLENT) DECREASING TO 700 (EXCELLENT)
                    OVERNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.42-0.47 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-54 PERCENT NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 41-46
                    PERCENT INLAND.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 9
                    PERCENT WETTER INLAND.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...WEST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN...4600-5100 FT AGL
                    INCREASING TO 7200-7700 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INLAND...5500-6000 FT AGL INCREASING TO
                    7700-8200 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...2100 (EXCELLENT) INCREASING TO 3700 (EXCELLENT)
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.


$$

MIZ051-052-057>059-240830-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...ALMA...GRAND RAPIDS...IONIA...
ST. JOHNS
347 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) UNTIL 0700...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 6 MPH
                    OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800-5300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
VENTILATION INDEX...300 (GOOD).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3300-3800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...700 (EXCELLENT) INCREASING TO 1200 (EXCELLENT)
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). RAIN SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100-3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 35 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1200 (EXCELLENT) DECREASING TO 600 (EXCELLENT)
                    OVERNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.35-0.47 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS UNTIL 1400.
CHANCE OF PCPN......30 PERCENT UNTIL MIDDAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...WEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND
                    23 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500-8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...2500 (EXCELLENT) INCREASING TO 3800 (EXCELLENT)
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 IN.


$$

MIZ065>067-072>074-240830-
BARRY-EATON-INGHAM-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HASTINGS...CHARLOTTE...LANSING...
KALAMAZOO...BATTLE CREEK...JACKSON
347 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) UNTIL 0700...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 6 MPH
                    OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4200-4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
VENTILATION INDEX...300-400 (GOOD TO GOOD).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (65-75 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3200-3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
VENTILATION INDEX...800 (EXCELLENT) INCREASING TO 1300 (EXCELLENT)
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT) UNTIL 2400...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). RAIN LIKELY
                    UNTIL 0200...THEN RAIN SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000-3500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1000-1500 FT AGL
                    OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 35 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1300 (EXCELLENT) DECREASING TO 500 (GOOD)
                    OVERNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.28-0.44 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...WEST WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500-6000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7700-8200 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 35 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 45 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
VENTILATION INDEX...2200 (EXCELLENT) INCREASING TO 4000 (EXCELLENT)
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 IN.


$$


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS 6 TO
11 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S.



$$







000
FNUS83 KAPX 231947
FWMAPX

FCST,202902,140424,13,2,49,34,1,1,SE,07,M,52,23,100,13,0,0,N
FCST,202010,140424,13,3,50,39,1,1,SE,05,M,51,30,81,18,0,0,N
FCST,203101,140424,13,3,53,37,1,1,SE,07,M,53,29,81,16,0,0,N
FCST,203601,140424,13,2,48,36,1,1,E,06,M,49,26,100,18,0,0,N







000
FNUS53 KGRR 231947
FWFGRR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
347 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...RAIN THURSDAY NIGHT...

.DISCUSSION...RAIN WILL MOVE IN BY THURSDAY EVENING. THE RAIN WILL
MOVE OUT FRIDAY MORNING WITH FAIR WEATHER FOR THE WEEKEND. COOL
AND WET WEATHER IS POSSIBLE EARLY NEXT WEEK AS LOW PRESSURE STALLS
OVER MICHIGAN.

MIZ037>039-043>045-240830-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUDINGTON...BALDWIN...REED CITY...HART...
FREMONT...BIG RAPIDS
347 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT) UNTIL 0400...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 70-75
                    PERCENT INLAND.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DRIER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 20
                    PERCENT DRIER INLAND.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                    AROUND 8 MPH OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100-3600 FT AGL NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND
                    3700-4200 FT AGL INLAND.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
VENTILATION INDEX...300-700 (GOOD TO EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......40 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600-4100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
VENTILATION INDEX...800 (EXCELLENT) INCREASING TO 1300 (EXCELLENT)
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.02 IN.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). RAIN SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........84 PERCENT NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 87-92 PERCENT
                    INLAND.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 17
                    PERCENT WETTER INLAND.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600-4100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1100-1600 FT AGL
                    OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 35 TO 40 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1400 (EXCELLENT) DECREASING TO 600 (EXCELLENT)
                    OVERNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........AROUND 0.47 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51 NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 55-60 INLAND.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND
                    UNCHANGED INLAND.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-59 PERCENT NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 45-50
                    PERCENT INLAND.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT WETTER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 13
                    PERCENT WETTER INLAND.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...WEST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5300-5800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1900-2100 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 IN.


$$

MIZ040-046-240830-
CLARE-ISABELLA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLARE...MOUNT PLEASANT
347 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                    AROUND 7 MPH OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4900-5400 FT AGL DECREASING TO 2600-3100 FT AGL
                    OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
VENTILATION INDEX...300 (GOOD).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600-3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
VENTILATION INDEX...600-900 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    UNTIL 0200...THEN RAIN SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300-2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 30 TO 35 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...600-1000 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.44-0.50 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT) UNTIL 1300...THEN
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS UNTIL 1400.
CHANCE OF PCPN......30 PERCENT UNTIL MIDDAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 23 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900-6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...2400-2600 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 IN.


$$

MIZ050-056-064-071-240830-
MUSKEGON-OTTAWA-ALLEGAN-VAN BUREN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MUSKEGON...JENISON...HOLLAND...SOUTH HAVEN
347 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT) UNTIL 0100...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000-4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 15 MPH OVERNIGHT.
VENTILATION INDEX...300-600 (GOOD TO EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (65-75 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    RAIN SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600-4100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...900-1300 (EXCELLENT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 IN.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT) UNTIL 0700...THEN
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). RAIN SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600-4100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1400-1900 FT AGL
                    OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 35 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1300 (EXCELLENT) DECREASING TO 700 (EXCELLENT)
                    OVERNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.42-0.47 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-54 PERCENT NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 41-46
                    PERCENT INLAND.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN AND 9
                    PERCENT WETTER INLAND.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...WEST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN...4600-5100 FT AGL
                    INCREASING TO 7200-7700 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INLAND...5500-6000 FT AGL INCREASING TO
                    7700-8200 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...2100 (EXCELLENT) INCREASING TO 3700 (EXCELLENT)
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.


$$

MIZ051-052-057>059-240830-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...ALMA...GRAND RAPIDS...IONIA...
ST. JOHNS
347 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) UNTIL 0700...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 6 MPH
                    OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800-5300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
VENTILATION INDEX...300 (GOOD).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3300-3800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...700 (EXCELLENT) INCREASING TO 1200 (EXCELLENT)
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). RAIN SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100-3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 35 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1200 (EXCELLENT) DECREASING TO 600 (EXCELLENT)
                    OVERNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.35-0.47 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS UNTIL 1400.
CHANCE OF PCPN......30 PERCENT UNTIL MIDDAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...WEST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND
                    23 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500-8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...2500 (EXCELLENT) INCREASING TO 3800 (EXCELLENT)
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 IN.


$$

MIZ065>067-072>074-240830-
BARRY-EATON-INGHAM-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HASTINGS...CHARLOTTE...LANSING...
KALAMAZOO...BATTLE CREEK...JACKSON
347 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) UNTIL 0700...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 6 MPH
                    OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4200-4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
VENTILATION INDEX...300-400 (GOOD TO GOOD).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (65-75 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3200-3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
VENTILATION INDEX...800 (EXCELLENT) INCREASING TO 1300 (EXCELLENT)
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT) UNTIL 2400...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). RAIN LIKELY
                    UNTIL 0200...THEN RAIN SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...SOUTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 22 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000-3500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1000-1500 FT AGL
                    OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 35 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1300 (EXCELLENT) DECREASING TO 500 (GOOD)
                    OVERNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.28-0.44 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND(20FT/10-MIN)...WEST WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500-6000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7700-8200 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 35 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 45 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
VENTILATION INDEX...2200 (EXCELLENT) INCREASING TO 4000 (EXCELLENT)
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 IN.


$$


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS 6 TO
11 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR SNOW.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S.



$$






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000
FNUS83 KGRR 231944
FWMGRR

FCST,203802,140424,13,2,53,39,1,1,SSE,16,M,55,34,72,18,0,0,N






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000
FNUS53 KDTX 231935
FWFDTX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
335 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...
DEEP MIXING HEIGHTS WILL RESULT IN DRY AND BREEZY DAY ON THURSDAY
WITH RH VALUES FALLING TO 25 TO 30 PERCENT DURING THE AFTERNOON WHILE
SOUTHEAST WINDS GUST AS HIGH AS 20 MPH. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN
SOLIDLY BELOW 60 DEGREES. MOISTURE WILL RETURN TO THE AREA THURSDAY
NIGHT INTO FRIDAY BRINGING A PERIOD OF SHOWERS AND HIGHER RH VALUES
OF 40 PERCENT AND HIGHER.

MIZ047-048-053-060-061-241400-
MIDLAND-BAY-SAGINAW-SHIAWASSEE-GENESEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MIDLAND-BAY CITY-SAGINAW-OWOSSO-FLINT
335 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) UNTIL 6 AM...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING UP TO 5 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......720-920 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
VENTILATION INDEX...`POOR` (0).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AFTER 1 PM UNTIL 4 PM. POP...20
                    PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4830-5330 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH...INCREASING TO AROUND
                    20 MPH LATE.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (1110).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). SHOWERS LIKELY
                    AFTER 2 AM. POP...80 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......780-980 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...`POOR` (50).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.26-0.50 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT) UNTIL NOON...THEN
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). SHOWERS
                    UNTIL 11 AM...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS UNTIL 2 PM. POP...80 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......21 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON...THEN...INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    LATE.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4670-5170 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH...BECOMING WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON...THEN...INCREASING TO AROUND 35 MPH
                    LATE.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (1750).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.11-0.25 IN.


$$

MIZ049-054-055-062-241400-
HURON-TUSCOLA-SANILAC-LAPEER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BAD AXE-CARO-SANDUSKY-LAPEER
335 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-31.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    LIGHT OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......720-920 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT...THEN...BECOMING NORTHWEST LATE.
VENTILATION INDEX...`POOR` (0).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4770-5270 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON...THEN...INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH
                    LATE.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (830).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AFTER 2 AM. POP...60 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......22 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......540-740 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...`POOR` (40).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.06-0.10 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). SHOWERS
                    UNTIL 11 AM...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL
                    2 PM. POP...80 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH...BECOMING WEST BY
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4680-5180 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH...BECOMING WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON...THEN...INCREASING TO AROUND 30 MPH
                    LATE.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (1710).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.11-0.25 IN.


$$

MIZ063-068>070-075-076-082-083-241400-
ST CLAIR-LIVINGSTON-OAKLAND-MACOMB-WASHTENAW-WAYNE-LENAWEE-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...
PORT HURON-HOWELL-PONTIAC-WARREN-ANN ARBOR-DETROIT-ADRIAN-MONROE
335 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST UP
                    TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......660-860 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING EAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
VENTILATION INDEX...`POOR` (0).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). POP...20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH
                    BY AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4130-4630 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO AROUND 15
                    MPH LATE.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (710).
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AFTER 2 AM UNTIL 5 AM...THEN SHOWERS
                    LIKELY. POP...80 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......720-920 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...`POOR` (30).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.11-0.25 IN.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT) UNTIL NOON...THEN PARTLY
                    SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT). SHOWERS UNTIL
                    11 AM...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    UNTIL 2 PM. POP...80 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH...BECOMING WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON...THEN...INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    LATE.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5150-5650 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH...BECOMING WEST AROUND
                    25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...INCREASING TO
                    AROUND 35 MPH LATE.
VENTILATION INDEX...`EXCELLENT` (2100).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.11-0.25 IN.


$$


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

JVC






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000
FNUS73 KGRR 231335
FWSGRR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MACATAWA MARSH RESTORATION...HOLLAND FIRE DEPT.
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
935 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1400 EDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE DAY TODAY. THE MAIN
FACTOR THAT WOULD IMPACT THE BURN WOULD BE THE LAKE BREEZE EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP DURING THE MID AFTERNOON HOURS. NORTH WINDS THIS MORNING WILL
BECOME NORTHWEST BY NOON...AND THEN BECOME WEST/NORTHWEST TOWARD
IGNITION TIME. TEMPERATURES WILL MAX OUT AND RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL
BOTTOM OUT AROUND OR JUST AFTER THE IGNITION TIME IMMEDIATELY BEFORE
THE LAKE BREEZE MOVES IN. MIXING HEIGHTS WILL ALSO MAX OUT JUST BEFORE
THE LAKE BREEZE MOVES IN...THEN IT WILL LOWER TO AROUND 1000 FT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........49 AT IGNITION...MAX 51.
RH..................40 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 38 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 10 MPH AT IGNITION...
                    OTHERWISE NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH BECOMING
                    ALMOST WEST BY 3 PM.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000-3500 FT AGL AT IGNITION...LOWERING TO AROUND
                    1000 FEET BY 5 PM.

TIME (EDT)      2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........22     25     25
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............49     49     48
RH..............40     42     45
20 FT WIND......NW 10  W 12   W 12
20 FT GUST......15     15     15

$$
FORECASTER...JERUZAL
REQUESTED BY...CHRIS TINNEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140423.MACAT.03/GRR






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000
FNUS73 KAPX 231326
FWSAPX

SPOT FORECAST FOR EXTENSTION...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
926 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 EDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...DRIER CONDITIONS TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE EXPECTED TO SETTLE OVERHEAD TODAY...BRINGING
PLENTY OF SUNSHINE AND MUCH DRIER CONDITIONS. INCREASED MIXING SHOULD
FORCE A RATHER RAPID RH REDUCTION TODAY...ALTHOUGH SOME LAKE
MICHIGAN MODIFICATION WILL KEEP VALUES A TOUCH MORE ELEVATED THAN
FURTHER INLAND. STILL...WOULD EXPECT RH VALUES TO FALL TO THE
UPPER 20S THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. DECENT RH RECOVERY EXPECTED
TONIGHT AS TEMPERATURES FALL BACK DOWN TO NEAR FREEZING. LIGHT
NORTH WINDS WILL SLOWLY INCREASE IN SPEED AND BACK NORTHWESTERLY
LATER THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON...BUT WIND SPEEDS SHOULD REMAIN
BELOW CRITICAL LEVELS...ALTHOUGH A FEW HIGHER GUSTS ARE
POSSIBLE... ESPECIALLY EARLY AND MID AFTERNOON. WINDS GO CALM
QUICKLY THIS EVENING ONCE THE SUN SETS. ANY RAIN WILL HOLD OFF
UNTIL THURSDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........47 AT IGNITION...MAX 52.
RH..................35 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 29 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 5 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 7 TO 13 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3800 FT AGL AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE 3800-4700 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (400) AT IGNITION. MAX...GOOD (400).

TIME (EDT)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........1   1   8   22  29
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............47  49  50  51  51
RH..............35  33  30  29  29
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..5   5   5   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5
SMOKE DISP......400 300 300 300 300

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 33.
RH..................MAX 66 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 7 TO 9 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 FT AGL DECREASING TO 100-300 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........MIN 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MIN FAIR(200).

TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........28  27  27  29  34  36  39  45  48  50  54  56
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............50  49  47  44  41  38  37  36  36  35  34  34
RH..............31  36  40  47  52  59  61  64  64  66  66  66
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  N   N   NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   SE
20 FT WIND SPD..5   4   3   2   1   0   0   0   0   1   1   1
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  5   5
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   4   4   4   4   4   4   5   5
SMOKE DISP......300 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200 200

$$
FORECASTER...MIKE BOGUTH
REQUESTED BY...JOE RASPOTNIK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140423.EXTEN.01/APX







000
FNUS73 KAPX 231301
FWSAPX

SPOT FORECAST FOR TROUT POND...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
901 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1400 EDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...DRIER CONDITIONS TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE EXPECTED TO SETTLE OVERHEAD TODAY...BRINGING
PLENTY OF SUNSHINE AND MUCH DRIER CONDITIONS. INCREASED MIXING SHOULD
FORCE A RATHER RAPID RH REDUCTION TODAY...WITH CURRENT SOMEWHAT ELEVATED
READINGS DROPPING TO CRITICAL LEVELS OF AROUND 20 PERCENT BY MID AFTERNOON.
DECENT RH RECOVERY EXPECTED TONIGHT AS TEMPERATURES FALL BACK DOWN TO THE
UPPER 20S. LIGHT NORTH WINDS WILL SLOWLY INCREASE IN SPEED AND VEER
MORE NORTHEASTERLY THIS AFTERNOON...BUT WIND SPEEDS SHOULD REMAIN BELOW
CRITICAL LEVELS...ALTHOUGH A FEW HIGHER GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY
EARLY AND MID AFTERNOON. WINDS GO CALM QUICKLY THIS EVENING ONCE THE
SUN SETS.

TEMPERATURES TOMORROW RATHER SIMILAR TO TODAY...ALTHOUGH SLIGHTLY LESS MIXING
UNDER THICKENING CLOUDS SHOULD KEEP RH VALUES A TOUCH MORE ELEVATED. WINDS
BECOME SOUTHEAST AND INCREASE IN SPEED THROUGH THE DAY. ANY RAIN
CHANCES LOOK TO HOLD OFF UNTIL THURSDAY NIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........47 AT IGNITION...MAX 50.
RH..................25 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 24 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 13 TO 18 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4500 FT AGL AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE 4500-5300 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (600) AT IGNITION. MAX...EXCELLENT
                    (800).

TIME (EDT)      2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........1   1   1   1
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............47  49  49  49
RH..............25  24  25  26
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   NE  NE
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5
SMOKE DISP......600 700 800 800

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 29.
RH..................MAX 78 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 0 TO 9 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-300 FT AGL.
HAINES INDEX........MIN 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MIN POOR(100).

TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........2   4   6   6   7   7   10  16  18  19  21  22
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............48  47  45  42  39  37  35  34  33  31  30  30
RH..............27  28  32  37  46  54  59  61  63  69  72  72
20 FT WIND DIR..NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   NE  N   N   N   NE
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   5   3   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
20 FT WIND GUST.15  10  10  5
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
SMOKE DISP......600 300 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 51.
RH..................MIN 34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 6 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 20 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 8 TO 17 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3900-4000 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MAX POOR(100).

TIME (EDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........26     38     54     69     81     86
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............30     32     40     46     49     50
RH..............75     78     50     38     36     34
20 FT WIND......NE 0   E 0    E 4    E 6    E 6    E 7
20 FT WIND GUST.              10     15     15     15
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      3      3
SMOKE DISP......100    100    100    100    100    100

$$
FORECASTER...MIKE BOGUTH
REQUESTED BY...PERSEPHONE WHELAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140423.TROUT.01/APX







000
FNUS53 KAPX 231255
FWFAPX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN...RESENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
855 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...DRIER CONDITIONS TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING INTO THE UPPER GREAT LAKES TODAY
WILL BRING MUCH DRIER CONDITIONS TO THE STATE. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR
PRECIPITATION COMES LATE THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT AS LOW PRESSURE
MOVES INTO THE GREAT LAKES. THERE IS A CHANCE OF SOME WET SNOW WITH
THIS SYSTEM ACROSS THE UPPER PENINSULA. COOL TEMPERATURES WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.

HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL BOTTOM OUT BELOW 25 PERCENT...PARTICULARLY IN
THE EASTERN INTERIOR FOREST...THIS AFTERNOON. THAT SAID...WINDS WILL
GENERALLY REMAIN IN CHECK AND MILD TEMPERATURES SHOULD KEEP FIRE DANGER
LIMITED.


MIZ016-017-019-021>023-232345-
EMMET...CHEBOYGAN...CHARLEVOIX...ANTRIM...OTSEGO AND MONTMORENCY
COUNTIES-
855 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52...EXCEPT 38-43 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT...EXCEPT 47-52 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......47 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (680).
MIXING HEIGHT.......4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 12 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-31.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER...EXCEPT 7 PERCENT DRIER ALONG
                    THE COAST.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (0).
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST AROUND 3 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AFTER 1400.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54...EXCEPT 40-45 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT...EXCEPT 49-54 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (890).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 9 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.05 IN.


$$

MIZ018-024-030-036-042-232345-
PRESQUE ISLE...ALPENA...ALCONA...IOSCO AND ARENAC
COUNTIES...INCLUDING EASTERN HURON NF-
855 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54...EXCEPT 39-44 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT...EXCEPT 41-46 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......48 PERCENT DRIER...EXCEPT 40 PERCENT DRIER
                    ALONG THE COAST.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (960).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 18 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....27-32.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-84 PERCENT...EXCEPT 70-75 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (10).
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 6 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT) UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53...EXCEPT 38-43 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT...EXCEPT 50-55 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (840).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 9 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.


$$

MIZ020-025>027-232345-
LEELANAU...BENZIE...GRAND TRAVERSE AND KALKASKA
COUNTIES...INCLUDING THE SLEEPING BEAR DUNES NL-
855 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53...EXCEPT AROUND 40 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER...EXCEPT 4 DEGREES WARMER
                    NEAR THE COAST.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT...EXCEPT 62-67 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......53 PERCENT DRIER...EXCEPT 25 PERCENT DRIER
                    ALONG THE COAST.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (480).
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT...EXCEPT 59-64 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (10).
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (65-75 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AFTER 0800.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54...EXCEPT 40-45 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER...EXCEPT 8 DEGREES WARMER NEAR
                    THE COAST.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT...EXCEPT 49-54 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER...EXCEPT 2 PERCENT DRIER ALONG
                    THE COAST.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (1170).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 12 TO 18 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.11 IN.


$$

MIZ031>033-232345-
MANISTEE...WEXFORD AND MISSAUKEE COUNTIES...INCLUDING THE
NORTHERN QUARTER OF MANISTEE NF-
855 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55...EXCEPT 40-45 NEAR THE COAST.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER...EXCEPT 4 DEGREES WARMER
                    NEAR THE COAST.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT...EXCEPT 47-52 PERCENT ALONG THE
                    COAST.
   24 HR TREND......43 PERCENT DRIER...EXCEPT 15 PERCENT DRIER
                    ALONG THE COAST.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (580).
MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......24 PERCENT DRIER...EXCEPT 9 PERCENT DRIER ALONG
                    THE COAST.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (20).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AROUND
                    6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (65-75 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AFTER 0800.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED...EXCEPT 6 DEGREES WARMER NEAR THE
                    COAST.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER...EXCEPT 1 PERCENT WETTER
                    ALONG THE COAST.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (1280).
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 15 TO 21 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.12 IN.


$$

MIZ028-029-034-035-041-232345-
CRAWFORD...OSCODA...ROSCOMMON...OGEMAW AND GLADWIN
COUNTIES...INCLUDING WESTERN HURON NF-
855 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......51 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (860).
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-33.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (10).
MIXING HEIGHT.......400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 6 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT) UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (960).
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 9 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.


$$

.EXTENDED...

.FRIDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

BERGER







000
FNUS73 KAPX 231254
FWSAPX

SPOT FORECAST FOR MAPES ROAD RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
854 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 EDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...DRIER CONDITIONS TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE EXPECTED TO SETTLE OVERHEAD TODAY...BRINGING
PLENTY OF SUNSHINE AND MUCH DRIER CONDITIONS. INCREASED MIXING SHOULD
FORCE A RATHER RAPID RH REDUCTION TODAY...WITH CURRENT SOMEWHAT ELEVATED
READINGS DROPPING TO CRITICAL LEVELS OF AROUND 20 PERCENT BY MID AFTERNOON.
DECENT RH RECOVERY EXPECTED TONIGHT AS TEMPERATURES FALL BACK DOWN TO THE
UPPER 20S. LIGHT NORTH WINDS WILL SLOWLY INCREASE IN SPEED THIS AFTERNOON
...BUT SPEEDS SHOULD REMAIN BELOW CRITICAL LEVELS...ALTHOUGH A FEW
HIGHER GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY EARLY AND MID AFTERNOON. WINDS GO
CALM QUICKLY THIS EVENING ONCE THE SUN SETS.

TEMPERATURES TOMORROW RATHER SIMILAR TO TODAY...ALTHOUGH SLIGHTLY LESS MIXING
UNDER THICKENING CLOUDS SHOULD KEEP RH VALUES A TOUCH MORE ELEVATED. WINDS
BECOME SOUTHEAST AND INCREASE IN SPEED THROUGH THE DAY. ANY RAIN CHANCES
LOOK TO HOLD OFF UNTIL THURSDAY NIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........41 AT IGNITION...MAX 53.
RH..................31 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 14 TO 16 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 800-2300 FT
                    AGL INCREASING TO 4700-5800 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (600) AT IGNITION. MAX...EXCELLENT
                    (800).

TIME (EDT)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........1   1   1   1   1   1   1
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............41  44  47  49  51  52  52
RH..............31  27  24  23  20  20  20
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   6   6   6   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  10  10  10  10
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5   5
SMOKE DISP......600 600 600 600 700 800 800

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 27.
RH..................MAX 78 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.

TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........3   6   8   8   8   9   11  15  17  19  22  24
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............51  50  47  43  39  36  34  33  32  30  28  28
RH..............22  25  31  38  46  52  58  61  63  69  75  75
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   NE  NE  NE  N   N   N   N   NW
20 FT WIND SPD..5   4   4   3   2   1   0   0   0   0   0   0
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  5   5

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 51.
RH..................MIN 33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 6 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 20 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.

TIME (EDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........28     40     56     73     85     88
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............28     31     40     47     49     50
RH..............75     75     48     37     34     33
20 FT WIND......N 0    SE 0   SE 4   SE 6   SE 7   E 8
20 FT WIND GUST.              10     15     15     15

$$
FORECASTER...MIKE BOGUTH
REQUESTED BY...J  ELLIOTT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140423.MAPES.01/APX







000
FNUS73 KAPX 231251
FWSAPX

SPOT FORECAST FOR TWAYBLADE RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
851 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 EDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...DRIER CONDITIONS TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE EXPECTED TO SETTLE OVERHEAD TODAY...BRINGING
PLENTY OF SUNSHINE AND MUCH DRIER CONDITIONS. INCREASED MIXING SHOULD
FORCE A RATHER RAPID RH REDUCTION TODAY...WITH CURRENT SOMEWHAT ELEVATED
READINGS DROPPING TO CRITICAL LEVELS OF AROUND 20 PERCENT BY MID AFTERNOON.
DECENT RH RECOVERY EXPECTED TONIGHT AS TEMPERATURES FALL BACK DOWN TO THE
UPPER 20S. LIGHT NORTH WINDS WILL SLOWLY INCREASE IN SPEED THIS AFTERNOON
...BUT SPEEDS SHOULD REMAIN BELOW CRITICAL LEVELS...ALTHOUGH A FEW
HIGHER GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY EARLY AND MID AFTERNOON. WINDS GO
CALM QUICKLY THIS EVENING ONCE THE SUN SETS.

TEMPERATURES TOMORROW RATHER SIMILAR TO TODAY...ALTHOUGH SLIGHTLY LESS MIXING
UNDER THICKENING CLOUDS SHOULD KEEP RH VALUES A TOUCH MORE ELEVATED. WINDS
BECOME SOUTHEAST AND INCREASE IN SPEED THROUGH THE DAY. ANY RAIN CHANCES
LOOK TO HOLD OFF UNTIL THURSDAY NIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........46 AT IGNITION...MAX 51.
RH..................25 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 19 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    NORTH WINDS 6 TO 7 MPH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700 FT AGL AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE 4700-5400 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (700) AT IGNITION. MAX...EXCELLENT
                    (800).

TIME (EDT)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........1   1   1   1   1
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............46  47  49  50  50
RH..............25  23  20  19  20
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   6   7   7
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  15
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5
SMOKE DISP......700 700 700 800 800

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 28.
RH..................MAX 78 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 TO 13 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-300 FT AGL.
HAINES INDEX........MIN 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MIN GOOD(400).

TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........2   4   5   7   9   11  14  21  25  27  30  31
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............49  48  46  43  39  36  34  33  32  30  29  29
RH..............23  26  31  36  44  52  56  58  61  66  72  75
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   NE  NE  NE  N   N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   5   4   2   1   1   1   1   1   0   0
20 FT WIND GUST.15  10  10  5   5
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
SMOKE DISP......700 600 400 400 400 400 400 400 400 400 400 400

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 51.
RH..................MIN 31 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 20 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 TO 16 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST 18
                    TO 21 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3700-4200 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MAX GOOD(400).

TIME (EDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........34     44     58     72     82     87
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............29     31     40     45     48     50
RH..............78     78     50     38     34     31
20 FT WIND......N 0    E 1    E 5    SE 6   SE 7   E 8
20 FT WIND GUST.              10     15     15     20
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      3      2
SMOKE DISP......400    400    400    400    400    400

$$
FORECASTER...MIKE BOGUTH
REQUESTED BY...PERSEPHONE WHELAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140423.TWAYB.01/APX







000
FNUS73 KAPX 231247
FWSAPX

SPOT FORECAST FOR BRITTLE BLOCKS 3  4 AND 5...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
847 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1400 EDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...DRIER CONDITIONS TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE EXPECTED TO SETTLE OVERHEAD TODAY...BRINGING
PLENTY OF SUNSHINE AND MUCH DRIER CONDITIONS. INCREASED MIXING SHOULD
FORCE A RATHER RAPID RH REDUCTION TODAY...WITH CURRENT SOMEWHAT ELEVATED
READINGS DROPPING TO CRITICAL LEVELS OF AROUND 20 PERCENT BY MID AFTERNOON.
DECENT RH RECOVERY EXPECTED TONIGHT AS TEMPERATURES FALL BACK DOWN TO THE
UPPER 20S. LIGHT NORTH WINDS WILL SLOWLY INCREASE IN SPEED AND VEER A TOUCH
MORE NORTHEASTERLY THIS AFTERNOON...BUT WIND SPEEDS SHOULD REMAIN BELOW
CRITICAL LEVELS...ALTHOUGH A FEW HIGHER GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY
EARLY AND MID AFTERNOON. WINDS GO CALM QUICKLY THIS EVENING ONCE THE SUN SETS.

TEMPERATURES TOMORROW RATHER SIMILAR TO TODAY...ALTHOUGH SLIGHTLY LESS MIXING
UNDER THICKENING CLOUDS SHOULD KEEP RH VALUES A TOUCH MORE ELEVATED. WINDS
BECOME SOUTHEAST AND INCREASE IN SPEED THROUGH THE DAY. ANY RAIN CHANCES
LOOK TO HOLD OFF UNTIL THURSDAY NIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........48 AT IGNITION...MAX 51.
RH..................23 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 21 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 14 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700 FT AGL AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE 4700-5300 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (600) AT IGNITION. MAX...EXCELLENT
                    (800).

TIME (EDT)      2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........1   1   1   1
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............48  50  50  50
RH..............23  21  22  23
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   NE  NE
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  10
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5
SMOKE DISP......600 700 800 800

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 29.
RH..................MAX 81 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 3 TO 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-300 FT AGL.
HAINES INDEX........MIN 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MIN GOOD(300).

TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........2   4   5   6   7   7   10  16  20  20  22  22
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............49  48  45  43  39  37  35  33  32  31  30  30
RH..............24  26  32  38  48  54  59  63  63  66  69  72
20 FT WIND DIR..NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   NE  N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..6   5   4   3   1   0   0   1   1   1   0   0
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  5
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   4   4   4   4   4
SMOKE DISP......700 500 300 300 300 300 300 300 300 300 300 300

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 51.
RH..................MIN 33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 6 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 20 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 8 TO 16 MPH INCREASING TO 18 TO 21
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3800-3900 FT AGL IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MAX GOOD(300).

TIME (EDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........26     39     55     70     82     86
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............30     31     40     47     49     50
RH..............75     81     50     37     34     33
20 FT WIND......NE 0   E 0    E 4    E 6    E 6    E 7
20 FT WIND GUST.              10     15     15     15
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      3      2
SMOKE DISP......300    300    300    300    300    300

$$
FORECASTER...MIKE BOGUTH
REQUESTED BY...PERSEPHONE WHELAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140423.BRITT.01/APX







000
FNUS73 KGRR 231158
FWSGRR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR IONIA BURN...MI DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
758 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 EDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES TO THE REGION
TODAY. WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE OUT OF THE NORTH.  HUMIDITY LEVELS
WILL DROP OFF CONSIDERABLY THROUGH THE DAY.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........47 AT IGNITION...MAX 54.
RH..................43 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 29 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 13 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 5 TO 13 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 4200-4700
                    FT AGL.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....200-400 (FAIR TO GOOD).

TIME (EDT)      NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........11     11     23     32
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............47     51     53     52
RH..............43     36     32     34
20 FT WIND......N 13   N 13   N 11   NW 9
20 FT GUST......15     15     15     10
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 38.
RH..................MAX 62 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST 6
                    TO 11 MPH TOWARD DAYBREAK.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 1 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 14
                    MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

$$
FORECASTER...MJS
REQUESTED BY...JIM FISHER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140423.IONIA.01/GRR







000
FNUS73 KAPX 231158
FWSAPX

SPOT FORECAST FOR CARPENTER CREEK...DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
758 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 EDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...DRIER CONDITIONS TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE EXPECTED TO SETTLE OVERHEAD TODAY...BRINGING
PLENTY OF SUNSHINE AND MUCH DRIER CONDITIONS. INCREASED MIXING SHOULD
FORCE A RATHER RAPID RH REDUCTION TODAY...WITH CURRENT SOMEWHAT ELEVATED
READINGS DROPPING TO CRITICAL LEVELS OF AROUND 25 PERCENT BY MID AFTERNOON.
DECENT RH RECOVERY EXPECTED TONIGHT AS TEMPERATURES FALL BACK DOWN TO AROUND
FREEZING. LIGHT NORTH WINDS WILL SLOWLY INCREASE IN SPEED AND BACK A TOUCH
MORE NORTHWESTERLY THIS AFTERNOON...BUT WIND SPEEDS SHOULD REMAIN BELOW
CRITICAL LEVELS. WINDS GO CALM QUICKLY THIS EVENING ONCE THE SUN SETS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........43 AT IGNITION...MAX 51.
RH..................35 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 24 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 9 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4000 FT AGL AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE 4000-4400 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (500) AT IGNITION. MAX...GOOD (500).

TIME (EDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........1   1   1   8   21  28
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............43  45  47  49  50  50
RH..............35  33  31  28  25  24
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N   NW
20 FT WIND SPD..6   5   5   5   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10
HAINES INDEX....4   5   5   5   5   5
SMOKE DISP......500 500 500 500 500 400

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 31.
RH..................MAX 72 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 6 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........26  23  22  24  28  30  32  35  36  38  41  43
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............49  48  46  43  39  36  35  34  34  33  32  32
RH..............26  30  35  39  48  54  59  61  64  66  69  69
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  N   N   N   NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   SE
20 FT WIND SPD..6   5   4   3   1   0   0   0   0   1   1   1
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  5

$$
FORECASTER...MIKE BOGUTH
REQUESTED BY...JIM FISHER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140423.CARPE.01/APX







000
FNUS73 KGRR 231155
FWSGRR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ORV SPLIT...MI DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
755 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 EDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES TO THE REGION
TODAY. WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE OUT OF THE NORTH.  HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL
DROP OFF CONSIDERABLY THROUGH THE DAY.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........42 AT IGNITION...MAX 52.
RH..................43 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 29 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 15 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 8 TO 13 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 3500-4000
                    FT AGL.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....100-400 (POOR TO GOOD).

TIME (EDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY (%).........8      10     13     23     35
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............42     47     50     51     49
RH..............43     33     29     29     35
20 FT WIND......N 15   N 15   N 13   N 12   N 11
20 FT GUST......              15     15     15
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 34.
RH..................MAX 64 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 8 TO 15 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...MJS
REQUESTED BY...JIM FISHER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140423.ORVSP.01/GRR






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000
FNUS53 KMQT 230914
FWFMQT

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UPPER MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
514 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...DRY WITH NEAR TO SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES WILL SHIFT
EAST TO CANADA AND THE LOWER GREAT LAKES ON THURSDAY. THIS WILL MAKE
WAY FOR A LATE SEASON WINTER WEATHER SYSTEM IN THE FORM OF LOW
PRESSURE STRETCHING FROM SOUTHERN SASKATCHEWAN TO IOWA AT DAYBREAK
THURSDAY TO PUSH ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY. THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL EXIT TO OUR EAST LATE FRIDAY
AFTERNOON. LARGE HIGH PRESSURE OVER CENTRAL CANADA ON FRIDAY WILL
PUSH ACROSS HUDSON BAY SATURDAY...WHERE IT WILL REMAIN THROUGH
SUNDAY. EXPECT A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDING SOUTHWARD ACROSS
UPPER MICHIGAN FRIDAY NIGHT TO STRENGTHEN ON SATURDAY...AND LINGER
INTO SUNDAY.

MIZ001-003-241100-
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
514 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48 INLAND TO AROUND 40 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......WEST 5 MPH OR LESS SHIFTING TO THE EAST BY MID
                    AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 31.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-77 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......22 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......EAST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST 10 TO
                    15 MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW THROUGH EARLY
                    AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. LIGHT
                    SNOW BY MID AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
MIN HUMIDITY........61-66 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 25 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.24-0.42 INCH ON THE KEWEENAW PENINSULA...AND
                    0.17-0.33 INCH OVER ISLE ROYALE.
HOURS OF SUN........1.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ002-009-084-241100-
ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONTONAGON...IRONWOOD...KENTON...SIDNAW
514 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014 /414 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014/

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53 INLAND TO AROUND 46 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT INLAND TO 44 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......EAST 5 MPH OR LESS INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 MPH BY
                    MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........9.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN BY
                    MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......23 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH THROUGH MIDNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.06 INCH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-58 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.38-0.62 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........0.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ004-005-241100-
BARAGA-MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...L`ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE
514 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53 INLAND TO AROUND 42 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT INLAND TO 45 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......36 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......NORTH 5 MPH OR LESS INCREASING TO NORTHEAST 5
                    TO 10 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 31.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......28 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......EAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW EARLY. A CHANCE
                    OF LIGHT RAIN. LIGHT SNOW BY LATE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.23-0.47 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........0.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ010-011-241100-
IRON-DICKINSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IRON RIVER...IRON MOUNTAIN
414 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......26 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......NORTH 5 MPH OR LESS SHIFTING TO THE EAST BY MID
                    AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
                    AND LIGHT SNOW LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 32.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......30 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 MPH OR LESS INCREASING TO 5 TO 10
                    MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 INCH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AND A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY...THEN LIGHT RAIN
                    LIKELY BY LATE MORNING. LIGHT SNOW AND A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN BY MID AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-56 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO
                    15 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.36-0.58 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........0.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ012-241100-
MENOMINEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MENOMINEE
414 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT INLAND TO 41 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 MPH OR LESS INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST
                    5 TO 10 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
                    AND LIGHT SNOW LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 32.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 MPH OR LESS INCREASING TO EAST 5 TO
                    10 MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 INCH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AND A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY...THEN LIGHT RAIN BY
                    LATE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW BY
                    MID AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.33-0.46 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........0.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ006-007-085-241100-
ALGER-LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING...NEWBERRY...
SENEY
514 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48 INLAND TO AROUND 37 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT INLAND TO 51 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......40 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........12.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-30.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......22 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 MPH OR LESS INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST
                    5 TO 10 MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
                    EARLY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN THROUGH MID
                    AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT RAIN LIKELY AND A CHANCE
                    OF LIGHT SNOW LATE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO
                    15 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.07-0.27 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........2.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ008-241100-
CHIPPEWA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SAULT STE. MARIE
514 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......35 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........13.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
AIRPORT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 MPH
                    OR LESS LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN BY MID
                    AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-46 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.08 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........4.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ013-014-241100-
DELTA-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESCANABA...GLADSTONE...MANISTIQUE
514 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49 INLAND TO AROUND 43 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......28 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 MPH OR
                    LESS BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........12.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 29.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......EAST 5 MPH OR LESS INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 MPH
                    LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN THROUGH
                    EARLY AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW.
                    LIGHT RAIN BY MID AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-54 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO
                    15 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.12-0.34 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........1.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ015-241100-
MACKINAC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. IGNACE
514 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......35 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 10 TO
                    15 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........13.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 27.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
AIRPORT WINDS.......NORTH 5 MPH OR LESS SHIFTING TO THE EAST LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN BY LATE
                    MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO
                    15 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.12 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........3.
LAL.................1.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...CLOUDY AND BREEZY. SNOW LIKELY NORTH. A CHANCE OF SNOW
ELSEWHERE...MIXING WITH OR CHANGING TO RAIN THROUGH THE DAY. LOWS
AROUND 33. HIGHS 42 TO 47 INLAND TO AROUND 37 AT THE SHORE.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...DECREASING CLOUDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY. BREEZY
CENTRAL AND EAST. LOWS AROUND 27. HIGHS 37 TO 42 INLAND TO AROUND 33
AT THE SHORE. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 21 TO 26 INLAND TO AROUND 27 AT THE
SHORE. HIGHS 39 TO 44 INLAND TO AROUND 36 AT THE SHORE. NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND LIGHT
SNOW LATE. LOWS AROUND 26. HIGHS 39 TO 44.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS AROUND 27. HIGHS 41 TO 46 INLAND TO AROUND 39 AT THE SHORE.

.OUTLOOK FOR WED APR 30 THROUGH TUE MAY  6...EXPECT BELOW NORMAL
TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

...................SMOKE MANAGEMENT FORECAST DATA....................

THE FOLLOWING VALUES ARE FOR 1 PM EST (2 PM EDT) TODAY...

                          HAINES    MIXING  TRANSPORT  VENTILATION
WIMS ID/         SITE/     INDEX  / HEIGHT /  WIND   /    INDEX
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 5 MODERATE  / 5000  / S 3     /   150 (F)
200301 /       KENTON/ 4 LOW       / 5000  / SE 4    /   200 (F)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 4 LOW       / 2200  / N 8     /   176 (F)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3700  / N 6     /   222 (F)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4000  / N 6     /   240 (F)
200703 /        GWINN/ 4 LOW       / 4400  / NE 4    /   176 (F)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 4 LOW       / 4800  / NE 3    /   144 (F)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 4 LOW       / 4100  / E 4     /   164 (F)
201504 /         RACO/ 5 MODERATE  / 3400  / N 11    /   374 (G)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5900  / SE 3    /   177 (F)
201401 /       REXTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 3400  / N 10    /   340 (G)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 5 MODERATE  / 4100  / N 11    /   451 (G)
201202 /        SENEY/ 5 MODERATE  / 4000  / N 9     /   360 (G)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 3300  / N 9     /   297 (F)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 4600  / N 4     /   184 (F)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 4 LOW       / 4200  / SE 8    /   336 (G)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5200  / SE 4    /   208 (F)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 5 MODERATE  / 3900  / N 12    /   468 (G)
       /          KEW/ 4 LOW       / 1900  / E 5     /   95 (P)

THE FOLLOWING VALUES ARE FOR 1 PM EST (2 PM EDT) THU...

                          HAINES    MIXING  TRANSPORT  VENTILATION
WIMS ID/         SITE/     INDEX  / HEIGHT /  WIND   /    INDEX
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 2 VERY LOW  / 2400  / SE 32   /   768 (E)
200301 /       KENTON/ 2 VERY LOW  / 2200  / SE 39   /   858 (E)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 3 VERY LOW  / 4100  / SE 31   /   1271 (E)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 3800  / SE 31   /   1178 (E)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 3800  / SE 31   /   1178 (E)
200703 /        GWINN/ 2 VERY LOW  / 3000  / SE 34   /   1020 (E)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 2 VERY LOW  / 2100  / SE 32   /   672 (E)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 2 VERY LOW  / 2700  / SE 35   /   945 (E)
201504 /         RACO/ 4 LOW       / 3000  / SE 20   /   600 (E)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 2 VERY LOW  / 2600  / SE 35   /   910 (E)
201401 /       REXTON/ 3 VERY LOW  / 2400  / SE 21   /   504 (G)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 4 LOW       / 2700  / SE 20   /   540 (G)
201202 /        SENEY/ 3 VERY LOW  / 4400  / SE 26   /   1144 (E)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 4100  / SE 24   /   984 (E)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 3 VERY LOW  / 2500  / SE 29   /   725 (E)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 2 VERY LOW  / 1500  / SE 37   /   555 (G)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 2 VERY LOW  / 1400  / SE 41   /   574 (G)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 4 LOW       / 2300  / SE 17   /   391 (G)
       /          KEW/ 2 VERY LOW  / 1300  / SE 36   /   468 (G)

NOTE:  MIXING HEIGHTS ARE IN FEET ABOVE GROUND LEVEL
       TRANSPORT WINDS ARE IN MILES PER HOUR

.....................................................................

THE FOLLOWING IS POINT FORECAST INFORMATION VALID AT 1 PM EST.
NOTE THAT THE QPF IS FROM 7 AM TO 1 PM EST. ALSO...WIND SPEEDS HAVE
BEEN REDUCED BY A FACTOR OF 0.7 BY THE REQUEST OF LOCAL FIRE OFFICIALS.

WIMS ID/         SITE/TEMP/  RH/WSPD/WGST/WDIR/ QPF
---------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/  52/  30/   3/   4/  SE/0.00
200301 /       KENTON/  52/  33/   4/   8/   E/0.00
201004 /     MUNISING/  41/  50/   4/   7/   N/0.00
201002 /     DOE LAKE/  46/  37/   5/   8/   N/0.00
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/  47/  35/   4/   7/   N/0.00
200703 /        GWINN/  50/  32/   4/   8/  NE/0.00
200903 /    LABRANCHE/  50/  32/   2/   4/   E/0.00
200503 /       PELKIE/  49/  41/   3/   5/   E/0.00
201504 /         RACO/  43/  38/   7/  11/   N/0.00
200802 /    RANDVILLE/  53/  27/   2/   4/   E/0.00
201401 /       REXTON/  44/  39/   6/  10/   N/0.00
201505 /      RUDYARD/  44/  35/   9/  14/   N/0.00
201202 /        SENEY/  46/  39/   5/   8/   N/0.00
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/  43/  39/   5/   9/   N/0.00
201102 /   STONINGTON/  50/  35/   3/   4/  NE/0.00
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/  51/  35/   4/   7/   E/0.00
200103 /   WATERSMEET/  52/  29/   3/   5/   E/0.00
       /DRUMND ISLAND/  45/  39/   7/  12/  NW/0.00
       /          KEW/  42/  54/   2/   4/   E/0.00
$$

KF/KC





000
FNUS73 KGRR 222255
FWSGRR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MACATAWA MARSH RESTORATION...HOLLAND DEPT OF PUBLIC SAFETY-FIRE SERVICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
655 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1330 EDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE GREAT LAKES REGION
TONIGHT BRINGING CLEARING SKIES AND COOL TEMPERATURES. THE HIGH
WILL BE DIRECTLY OVER THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY WHICH WILL PROVIDE
FOR DRY CONDITIONS. SKIES WILL BE MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING AND
TREND TOWARDS PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE AFTERNOON AS HIGH CLOUDS WILL
BE ON THE INCREASE. THE INCREASE IN CLOUDS WILL BE ASSOCIATED
WITH AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE THAT WILL BRING SHOWERS TO THE AREA
AS EARLY AS LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

REGARDING WINDS...THEY WILL LIKELY BE SWITCHING DIRECTION RIGHT
AROUND IGNITION TIME AS THE LAKE BREEZE SWEEPS THROUGH THE HOLLAND
AREA. THE MORNING INTO VERY EARLY AFTERNOON WILL FEATURE A LIGHT
NORTHERLY WIND AT 5 TO 10 KNOTS. AROUND IGNITION TIME OR SHORTLY
THEREAFTER THE WINDS SHOULD SHIFT TO THE WEST-NORTHWEST AND
INCREASE IN SPEED. THE BULK OF THE AFTERNOON WINDS SHOULD BE
WEST-NORTHWEST AT 8-13 KNOTS...WITH A FEW GUSTS UP TOWARDS 17
KNOTS POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL BECOME LIGHT EASTERLY AFTER DARK ON
WEDNESDAY EVENING.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........47 AT IGNITION...MAX 50.
RH..................45 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 39 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 10 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16
                    MPH.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 10 TO 16 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 2300-2800
                    FT AGL DECREASING TO 300-800 FT AGL LATE IN THE
                    DAY.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....100-300 (POOR TO GOOD).

$$
FORECASTER...DUKE
REQUESTED BY...CAPTAIN CHRIS TINNEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140423.MACAT.02/GRR







000
FNUS73 KGRR 221951
FWSGRR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MACATAWA MARSH RESTORATION...NWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
351 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1610 EDT ON APRIL 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...FAIR AND COOL WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
LOW PRESSURE WILL BRING SOME RAIN AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........49 AT IGNITION...MAX 51.
RH..................45 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH AT IGNITION
                    BECOMING WEST AND DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 MPH
                    BY LATE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH AT IGNITION BECOMING
                    WEST AND DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH BY LATE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2700-3200 FT AGL AT IGNITION...DROPPING TO
                    1500 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...OSTUNO
REQUESTED BY...TEST
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140422.MACAT.01/GRR





000
FNUS83 KMQT 221942
FWMMQT

FCST,200405,140423,13,1,40,59,1,1,S,2,M,40,24,100,57,0,0,N
FCST,200403,140423,13,1,40,59,1,1,S,5,M,44,24,100,51,0,0,N
FCST,200401,140423,13,1,39,60,1,1,S,4,M,39,25,98,59,0,0,N
FCST,200102,140423,13,1,50,33,1,1,E,4,M,50,22,100,32,0,0,N
FCST,200103,140423,13,1,51,28,1,1,E,3,M,51,18,100,28,0,0,N
FCST,200301,140423,13,1,50,31,1,1,E,5,M,50,18,100,31,0,0,N
FCST,200503,140423,13,1,48,37,1,1,E,5,M,48,21,100,36,0,0,N
FCST,200802,140423,13,1,53,26,1,1,E,3,M,53,22,100,26,0,0,N
FCST,200703,140423,13,1,49,31,1,1,NE,5,M,50,23,96,30,0,0,N
FCST,200903,140423,13,1,50,30,1,1,NE,3,M,50,25,92,30,0,0,N
FCST,201102,140423,13,1,49,32,1,1,NE,2,M,49,25,92,32,0,0,N
FCST,201103,140423,13,0,47,33,1,1,N,4,M,47,24,92,33,0,0,N
FCST,201002,140423,13,0,46,36,1,1,N,8,M,46,22,98,35,0,0,N
FCST,201004,140423,13,0,38,52,1,1,N,6,M,38,24,88,52,0,0,N
FCST,201202,140423,13,0,45,37,1,1,N,8,M,45,25,89,37,0,0,N
FCST,201302,140423,13,0,43,39,1,1,N,9,M,43,21,99,38,0,0,N
FCST,201401,140423,13,0,44,38,1,1,N,9,M,44,25,87,37,0,0,N
FCST,201504,140423,13,0,43,39,1,1,N,10,M,43,23,90,38,0,0,N
FCST,201505,140423,13,0,45,34,1,1,NW,12,M,45,26,84,34,0,0,N







000
FNUS83 KAPX 221933
FWMAPX

FCST,202902,140423,13,0,48,25,1,1,N,06,M,48,26,88,25,6,0,N
FCST,202010,140423,13,0,42,46,1,1,N,05,M,42,27,88,44,0,0,N
FCST,203101,140423,13,1,48,33,1,1,N,04,M,48,26,92,31,0,0,N
FCST,203601,140423,13,0,47,29,1,1,N,06,M,47,29,87,28,0,0,N







000
FNUS83 KGRR 221929
FWMGRR

FCST,203802,140423,13,1,48,35,1,1,NNW,08,M,48,30,78,35,0,0,N







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