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000
FNUS73 KDVN 171245
FWSDVN

SPOT FORECAST FOR ROCKY ROAD...PORT LOUISA NWR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
745 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH BY AFTERNOON
AS HIGH PRESSURE BEGINS TO BUILD INTO THE REGION. GENERALLY
DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED INTO SATURDAY. THE NEXT CHANCE OF RAIN
WILL COME SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH EASTER SUNDAY.

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX -GFDI- DOES NOT ACCOUNT FOR
PRECIPITATION THAT OCCURS OR ANY SNOW ON THE GROUND. PLEASE
MAKE APPROPRIATE ADJUSTMENTS.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........47 AT IGNITION...MAX 56.
RH..................60 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 47 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 14 MPH.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-3100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3900 FT AGL IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 8 TO 17 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 7 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............47     52     55     56
RH..............60     52     49     47
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 7   W 6    W 6    W 5
EYE LVL WND GST.15     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)....2700   3600   3700   3900
TRANSPORT WIND..NW 10  W 9    W 8    W 7
HAINES INDEX....4      4      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 36.
RH..................MAX 92 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND SHIFT..........NORTHWEST BECOMING NORTH.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800-4000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 100-1600 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 6 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 63.
RH..................MIN 34 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND SHIFT..........NORTHEAST BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 1 TO 8 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...MCCLURE
REQUESTED BY...RON KNOPIK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.ROCKY.01/DVN








000
FNUS73 KDVN 171228
FWSDVN

SPOT FORECAST FOR CHINKAPIN BLUFFS WETLANDS...LOUISA COUNTY CONSERVATION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
728 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH BY AFTERNOON
AS HIGH PRESSURE BEGINS TO BUILD INTO THE REGION. GENERALLY
DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED INTO SATURDAY. THE NEXT CHANCE OF RAIN
WILL COME SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH EASTER SUNDAY.

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX -GFDI- DOES NOT ACCOUNT FOR
PRECIPITATION THAT OCCURS OR ANY SNOW ON THE GROUND. PLEASE
MAKE APPROPRIATE ADJUSTMENTS.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........46 AT IGNITION...MAX 56.
RH..................63 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 45 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 17 MPH DECREASING TO
                    AROUND 7 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-3200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4000 FT AGL IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 9 TO 18 MPH DECREASING TO 7 TO 8 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............46     52     55     56
RH..............63     52     47     45
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 8   NW 6   W 6    W 5
EYE LVL WND GST.15     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)....2700   3600   3900   4000
TRANSPORT WIND..NW 12  W 9    W 8    W 7
HAINES INDEX....4      4      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 34.
RH..................MAX 96 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND SHIFT..........NORTHWEST TO NORTH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800-4100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 100-1500 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 7 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 63.
RH..................MIN 32 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
WIND SHIFT..........NORTHEAST BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 1 TO 9 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...MCCLURE
REQUESTED BY...KATIE HAMMOND
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.CHINK.01/DVN







000
FNUS73 KDVN 151323
FWSDVN

SPOT FORECAST FOR WAPELLO BOTTOMS WMA...IOWA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
823 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1030 CDT ON APRIL 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA TODAY BRINGING COOL AND
DRY WEATHER...WITH DIMINISHING WINDS THIS AFTERNOON AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY. THE HIGH WILL SLIDE EAST TONIGHT ALLOWING
FOR A NICE WARMUP ON WEDNESDAY...WHICH WILL BE ACCOMPANIED
BY STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS. GFDI VALUES APPEAR VERY HIGH ON
WEDNESDAY...ALTHOUGH THIS DOES NOT TAKE INTO ACCOUNT THE RECENT
WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINS AND WET FUELS IN MOST AREAS.

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX -GFDI- DOES NOT ACCOUNT FOR
PRECIPITATION THAT OCCURS OR ANY SNOW ON THE GROUND. PLEASE
MAKE APPROPRIATE ADJUSTMENTS.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........39 AT IGNITION...MAX 45.
RH..................47 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 32 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 14 MPH.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5500-6800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 9
                    TO 12 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY COVER.......PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............36     41     43     45     44
RH..............47     37     33     32     36
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 10  NW 9   W 8    W 7    W 4
EYE LVL WND GST.20     15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)....6800   6500   6400   6300   5500
TRANSPORT WIND..NW 23  NW 20  NW 14  W 10   W 9
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 32.
RH..................MAX 66 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST 6 TO 14 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO AROUND 16 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
WIND SHIFT..........LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3400-5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200-1800 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 8 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    7 TO 15 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 17 TO 23 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 62.
RH..................MIN 33 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WINDY. SOUTH WINDS 16 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO
                    23 TO 30 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.
WIND SHIFT..........SOUTHEAST BECOMING SOUTH BY AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-2300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 26 TO 33 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 43
                    TO 47 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...MCCLURE
REQUESTED BY...ANDY ROBBINS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140415.WAPEL.01/DVN







000
FNUS73 KDVN 151231
FWSDVN

SPOT FORECAST FOR CHINKAPIN BLUFFS WETLANDS...LOUISA COUNTY CONSERVATION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
731 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON APRIL 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA TODAY BRINGING COOL AND
DRY WEATHER...WITH DIMINISHING WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY.
THE HIGH WILL SLIDE EAST TONIGHT ALLOWING FOR A NICE WARMUP ON
WEDNESDAY...WHICH WILL BE ACCOMPANIED BY STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS.
GFDI VALUES APPEAR VERY HIGH ON WEDNESDAY...ALTHOUGH THIS DOES
NOT TAKE INTO ACCOUNT THE RECENT WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINS AND WET
FUELS IN MOST AREAS.

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX -GFDI- DOES NOT ACCOUNT FOR
PRECIPITATION THAT OCCURS OR ANY SNOW ON THE GROUND. PLEASE
MAKE APPROPRIATE ADJUSTMENTS.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........38 AT IGNITION...MAX 45.
RH..................42 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 33 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST WINDS 6 TO 14 MPH.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-2700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700-6600 FT AGL
                    BY LATE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 12 TO 21 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 8
                    TO 12 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............38     41     43     45
RH..............42     36     35     33
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 10  NW 9   W 8    W 6
EYE LVL WND GST.20     15     15     10
MIX HGT (FT)....6600   6400   6300   5800
TRANSPORT WIND..NW 22  NW 16  W 12   W 9
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 32.
RH..................MAX 66 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 14 MPH
                    UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO AROUND
                    16 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
WIND SHIFT..........LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3300-4900 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200-1700 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 8
                    TO 17 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    INCREASING TO 20 TO 23 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 62.
RH..................MIN 33 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WINDY. SOUTH WINDS 16 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO
                    23 TO 30 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.
WIND SHIFT..........SOUTHEAST BECOMING SOUTH BY AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 26 TO 35 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
                    INCREASING TO 43 TO 48 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...MCCLURE
REQUESTED BY...KATIE HAMMOND
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140415.CHINK.01/DVN







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