Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UPPER MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
501 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

...DRIER WEATHER WILL CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY MORNING...

.DISCUSSION...DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE AREA
THROUGH THURSDAY KEEPING SKIES CLEAR WITH LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FRIDAY AND
FRIDAY NIGHT BRINGING A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
TO THE AREA AS MOISTURE IS EXPECTED TO BE LIMITED.
TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO BE NEAR NORMAL THROUGH THE
HOLIDAY WEEKEND.

MIZ001-003-020915-
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
501 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70 INLAND TO AROUND 59 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-46 PERCENT INLAND TO 50 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-94 PERCENT INLAND TO 78 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO
                    10 MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78 INLAND TO AROUND 69 AT THE SHORE.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ002-009-084-020915-
ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONTONAGON...IRONWOOD...KENTON...SIDNAW
501 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70 INLAND TO AROUND 63 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT INLAND TO 45 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......26 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........12.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48 INLAND TO AROUND 51 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........97-100 PERCENT INLAND TO 89 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 4 TO 9 MPH THROUGH EARLY
                    AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ004-005-020915-
BARAGA-MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...L`ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE
501 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70 INLAND TO AROUND 58 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-44 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......35 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 6 TO 11 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT INLAND TO 88 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 4
                    TO 9 MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 76.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ010-011-020915-
IRON-DICKINSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IRON RIVER...IRON MOUNTAIN
501 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......27 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 4 TO 9 MPH THROUGH MIDNIGHT BECOMING
                    CALM.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 MPH OR LESS INCREASING TO 5 TO 10
                    MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........12.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ012-020915-
MENOMINEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MENOMINEE
501 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73 INLAND TO AROUND 66 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......33 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH BY MID
                    AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT INLAND TO 91 PERCENT AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 5
                    MPH OR LESS LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........13.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ006-007-085-020915-
ALGER-LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING...NEWBERRY...
SENEY
501 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68 INLAND TO AROUND 55 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT INLAND TO 59 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......40 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 9 TO 14 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........9.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT INLAND TO 91 PERCENT AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING 4 TO 9 MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT INLAND TO 33 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........12.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ008-020915-
CHIPPEWA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SAULT STE. MARIE
501 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......43 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........8.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........97-100 PERCENT INLAND TO 91 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT INLAND TO 33 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    WEST BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........13.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ013-014-020915-
DELTA-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESCANABA...GLADSTONE...MANISTIQUE
501 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73 INLAND TO AROUND 66 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......34 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........9.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT INLAND TO 90 PERCENT AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76 INLAND TO AROUND 69 AT THE SHORE.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........13.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ015-020915-
MACKINAC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. IGNACE
501 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
                    PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......32 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 8 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH BY MID
                    AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........8.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT INLAND TO 90 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 7 TO 12 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 MPH
                    LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........13.
LAL.................1.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. LOWS 51 TO 56 INLAND
TO AROUND 58 AT THE SHORE. HIGHS 76 TO 81 INLAND TO AROUND 72 AT
THE SHORE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE WEST AND CENTRAL INLAND AREAS. LOWS 54 TO
59. HIGHS 74 TO 79 INLAND TO AROUND 66 AT THE SHORE. VARIABLE WINDS
5 MPH OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 77 TO 82 INLAND TO AROUND
72 AT THE SHORE. SOUTH WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS 74 TO 79 INLAND TO AROUND 69 AT
THE SHORE.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 55. HIGHS 72 TO 77 INLAND TO AROUND
66 AT THE SHORE.

.OUTLOOK FOR WED JUL 8 THROUGH TUE JUL 14...EXPECT BELOW NORMAL
TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE 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  / N 13    /   650 (E)
200301 /       KENTON/ 3 VERY LOW  / 4800  / N 6     /   288 (F)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5300  / N 9     /   477 (G)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 5 MODERATE  / 2700  / N 17    /   459 (G)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4000  / N 18    /   720 (E)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4000  / N 18    /   720 (E)
200703 /        GWINN/ 4 LOW       / 4500  / N 16    /   720 (E)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 4 LOW       / 4700  / N 16    /   752 (E)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 4 LOW       / 5700  / N 5     /   285 (F)
201504 /         RACO/ 5 MODERATE  / 4000  / N 18    /   720 (E)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 2 VERY LOW  / 5300  / N 12    /   636 (E)
201401 /       REXTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 4500  / N 18    /   810 (E)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 4 LOW       / 4500  / N 17    /   765 (E)
201202 /        SENEY/ 5 MODERATE  / 4200  / N 19    /   798 (E)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4000  / N 20    /   800 (E)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 4400  / N 18    /   792 (E)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 3 VERY LOW  / 4800  / N 6     /   288 (F)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 2 VERY LOW  / 4900  / N 9     /   441 (G)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 3 VERY LOW  / 3500  / NW 13   /   455 (G)
       /          KEW/ 4 LOW       / 3900  / NW 4    /   156 (F)

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/ 4 LOW       / 5100  / SE 3    /   153 (F)
200301 /       KENTON/ 4 LOW       / 7800  / W 3     /   234 (F)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 4 LOW       / 8000  / W 4     /   320 (G)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 4 LOW       / 5300  / W 3     /   159 (F)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 5200  / W 3     /   156 (F)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 4 LOW       / 4900  / W 3     /   147 (F)
200703 /        GWINN/ 3 VERY LOW  / 7500  / W 3     /   225 (F)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 6900  / SW 3    /   207 (F)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 4 LOW       / 6700  / W 6     /   402 (G)
201504 /         RACO/ 4 LOW       / 6700  / NW 8    /   536 (G)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 7100  / NW 3    /   213 (F)
201401 /       REXTON/ 4 LOW       / 6800  / NW 5    /   340 (G)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 4 LOW       / 6800  / NW 9    /   612 (E)
201202 /        SENEY/ 4 LOW       / 6200  / NW 3    /   186 (F)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 6900  / NW 5    /   345 (G)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 4 LOW       / 4800  / SW 3    /   144 (F)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 4 LOW       / 7100  / SW 3    /   213 (F)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 3 VERY LOW  / 7600  / SW 3    /   228 (F)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 3 VERY LOW  / 6400  / NW 10   /   640 (E)
       /          KEW/ 4 LOW       / 3900  / W 11    /   429 (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/  69/  40/   6/  10/   N/0.00
200301 /       KENTON/  67/  42/   4/   6/   N/0.00
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/  67/  40/   4/   8/   N/0.00
201004 /     MUNISING/  57/  62/   6/   9/   N/0.00
201002 /     DOE LAKE/  62/  48/   8/  12/   N/0.00
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/  65/  45/   8/  12/   N/0.00
200703 /        GWINN/  64/  44/   7/  12/   N/0.00
200903 /    LABRANCHE/  68/  38/   7/  12/   N/0.00
200503 /       PELKIE/  68/  42/   3/   5/   N/0.00
201504 /         RACO/  64/  51/   7/  12/   N/0.00
200802 /    RANDVILLE/  69/  37/   5/   9/   N/0.00
201401 /       REXTON/  66/  48/   7/  12/   N/0.00
201505 /      RUDYARD/  65/  50/   8/  14/   N/0.00
201202 /        SENEY/  64/  48/   8/  13/   N/0.00
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/  62/  53/   8/  12/   N/0.00
201102 /   STONINGTON/  67/  44/   8/  12/   N/0.00
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/  66/  44/   3/   6/   N/0.00
200103 /   WATERSMEET/  67/  40/   4/   8/   N/0.00
       /DRUMND ISLAND/  65/  59/   4/   8/  NW/0.00
       /          KEW/  63/  50/   3/   5/  NW/0.00
$$

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