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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
339 AM CST Thu Nov 16 2017

...Rain Friday Then Windy And Colder Saturday...
...Text Fire Weather Forecasts For Iowa & Minnesota Will End For
The Season Friday Morning...

.DISCUSSION...Low pressure moves into the region late tonight
through Friday with drizzle overspreading the area. Some of the
drizzle may freeze upon road surfaces Friday morning over north
central Wisconsin. Otherwise, light rain is expected Friday
afternoon into Friday night then the rain will switch over to
snow before ending Saturday morning. It will be windy on Saturday
with northwest winds of 15 to 20 mph gusting to 35 mph at times.

Text fire weather forecasts for southeast Minnesota and northeast
Iowa will end for the season Friday morning 11/17/17. Remember
graphical fire weather forecasts can always be accessed on our
website at www.weather.gov/arx/fire. Spot forecast can be
requested at any time.


WIZ017-029-170030-
Taylor-Clark-
Including the cities of Medford and Neillsville
339 AM CST Thu Nov 16 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....32-37.
Min humidity........58-63 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 8 mph shifting to the east 5
                    to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........2 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2100 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 17000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow after
                    2400. Chance of snow 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....26-31.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30
                    mph.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of drizzle and light freezing
                    drizzle until 1200, then rain possibly mixed
                    with freezing rain. Chance of precipitation 70
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....35-40.
Min humidity........78-83 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Areas of 0.05 to 0.10 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 1800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 18 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 33000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Rain possibly mixed with snow and freezing rain.
Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow possibly mixed with
freezing rain and. Highs 30 TO 35. Northwest winds 12 to 17 mph
with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 15 TO 20. Northwest winds
11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 25 TO 30. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 20 TO 25. Southwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 40 TO 45. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 TO 30. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 15 TO 20. Northwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 25 TO 30. West winds 5 to 7 mph.

$$

MNZ079-WIZ032>034-170030-
Wabasha-Buffalo-Trempealeau-Jackson-
Including the cities of Wabasha, Alma, Arcadia, Whitehall,
and Black River Falls
339 AM CST Thu Nov 16 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....34-39.
Min humidity........51-56 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 7 mph shifting to the
                    southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........2 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 17000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....28-33.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                    in the late evening and overnight.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of light freezing drizzle
                    until 0900. chance of drizzle until 1200, then
                    rain likely. Chance of precipitation 70
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....39-44.
Min humidity........71-76 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the morning.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Areas of Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 1900 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 36000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Rain likely possibly mixed with snow and freezing
rain. Lows 30 TO 35. Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of snow possibly mixed with rain
and freezing rain. Highs 35 TO 40. Northwest winds 14 to 19 mph
with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 15 TO 20. Northwest winds
13 to 18 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 20 TO 25. Southwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. South winds 6 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 TO 30. Southwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 35 TO 40. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 15 TO 20. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. West winds 5 to 6 mph.

$$

MNZ086-087-094-095-170030-
Dodge-Olmsted-Mower-Fillmore-
Including the cities of Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin,
and Preston
339 AM CST Thu Nov 16 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....34-39.
Min humidity........57-62 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 7 mph shifting to the
                    southeast 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........2 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 12 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 21000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........88-93 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 13 to 18 mph with gusts to around
                    30 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of light freezing
                    drizzle until 0700. slight chance of drizzle
                    until 1200, then chance of rain. Chance of
                    precipitation 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....41-46.
Min humidity........75-80 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 13 to 18 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                    until late afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 1700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 20 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 33000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Rain likely. Lows 30 TO 35. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of snow. Highs 30 TO 35.
Northwest winds 16 to 21 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance
of snow 40 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 15 TO 20. Northwest winds
14 to 19 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. West winds 6 to 11 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 TO 30. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 TO 30. West winds 8 to
13 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. Northwest winds 8 to
13 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 TO 25. Northwest winds
7 to 12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. West winds 5 to 8 mph.

$$

MNZ088-096-WIZ041-053-170030-
Winona-Houston-La Crosse-Vernon-
Including the cities of Winona, Caledonia, La Crosse, and Viroqua
339 AM CST Thu Nov 16 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....35-40.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 8 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2100 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 16000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........86-91 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the late evening and overnight.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of light freezing
                    drizzle until 0900. slight chance of drizzle
                    until 1200, then rain likely. Chance of
                    precipitation 60 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....40-45.
Min humidity........73-78 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                    until late afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Areas of Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 1700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 20 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 35000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Rain likely. Lows 30 TO 35. West winds 7 to
12 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain and snow. Highs 35 TO
40. Northwest winds 14 to 19 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 15 TO 20. Northwest winds
14 to 19 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. West winds 6 to 11 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 TO 30. Southwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. South winds 7 to 12 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 TO 30. Southwest winds 6 to
11 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 35 TO 40. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 TO 25. Northwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. West winds 5 to 7 mph.

$$

WIZ042>044-170030-
Monroe-Juneau-Adams-
Including the cities of Sparta, Tomah, Mauston, and Friendship
339 AM CST Thu Nov 16 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....35-40.
Min humidity........53-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the east 5
                    to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....East around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 14000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....27-32.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of light freezing drizzle
                    until 0900. chance of drizzle until 1200, then
                    rain likely. Chance of precipitation 70
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....38-43.
Min humidity........78-83 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                    until late afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Areas of Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 1700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 20 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 33000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Rain likely. Lows 30 TO 35. West winds 6 to
11 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely possibly mixed with snow and freezing
rain. Highs 35 TO 40. Northwest winds 14 to 19 mph with gusts to
around 35 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 15 TO 20. Northwest winds
14 to 19 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. West winds 10 to 15 mph
with gusts to around 25 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 20 TO 25. Southwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. South winds 7 to 12 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 TO 30. Southwest winds
7 to 12 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 35 TO 40. Northwest winds 8 to
13 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 TO 25. Northwest winds
8 to 13 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. West winds 5 to 9 mph.

$$

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-170030-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-
Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Charles City,
New Hampton, and Oelwein
339 AM CST Thu Nov 16 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....35-40.
Min humidity........56-61 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 7 mph shifting to the
                    southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 10 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 16000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 2200, then partly cloudy
                    until 0200, then mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........87-92 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 11 to 16 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                    after midnight.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Slight chance of light freezing drizzle
                    until 0700. chance of drizzle until 1200, then
                    chance of rain. Chance of precipitation 50
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....43-48.
Min humidity........78-83 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 11 to 16 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                    until late afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 1700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 21 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 36000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Rain likely. Lows 30 TO 35. West winds 12 to
17 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain and snow. Highs 35 TO
40. Northwest winds 16 to 21 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 15 TO 20. Northwest winds
14 to 19 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 TO 30. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 TO 30. Southwest winds 8 to
13 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 35 TO 40. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 TO 25. Northwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. West winds 5 to 7 mph.

$$

IAZ011-030-WIZ054-055-061-170030-
Allamakee-Clayton-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Waukon, Elkader, Prairie Du Chien,
Richland Center, and Platteville
339 AM CST Thu Nov 16 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....37-42.
Min humidity........53-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 8 mph shifting to the
                    southeast 5 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 14000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30
                    mph in the late evening and overnight.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of light freezing
                    drizzle until 0900. chance of drizzle until
                    1200, then rain likely. Chance of precipitation
                    70 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....41-46.
Min humidity........76-81 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 11 to 16 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                    until late afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Areas of Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 900 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 18000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Rain likely. Lows 35 TO 40. West winds 7 to
12 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
.SATURDAY...Rain likely. Highs 35 TO 40. Northwest winds 15 to
20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 20 TO 25. Northwest winds
14 to 19 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. West winds 6 to 11 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 TO 30. Southwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. Southwest winds 8 to
13 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 35 TO 40. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 TO 25. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. West winds 5 to 7 mph.

$$

Wetenkamp

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