Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
255 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

...Precipitation chances return starting tonight...

.DISCUSSION...Low pressure coming across the plains will increase
clouds, moisture and mainly light rain chances over the area by
later tonight and for Tuesday. After a warmer night and day on
Tuesday, cooler air is going to return Tuesday night and Wednesday,
then persist through the end of the week. Tuesday night through
Friday will see periodic mainly light snow chances. Warming and dry
weather is set to return for the weekend. Rain and or snow chances
return for Sunday night and Monday, but temperatures into early next
week are looking to remain above normal.

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-MNZ086-087-094-095-281215-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-Dodge-Olmsted-
Mower-Fillmore-
Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Charles City,
New Hampton, Oelwein, Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin,
and Preston
255 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain after 2000.
                    slight chance of snow after 2100 until 2200.
                    Patchy fog after 2400. Chance of precipitation
                    50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....34-39.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    until early morning.
Precipitation.......Areas of Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog until 1200. Chance of rain.
                    Chance of rain 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....43-48.
Min humidity........77-82 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the north 5
                    to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........None.
Precipitation.......Scattered 0.05 to 0.10 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 1200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 14000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain until 0500. chance of
                    light freezing rain after 2300. slight chance
                    of snow after 0500. Chance of precipitation 40
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....25-30.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 8 to 13 mph.
Precipitation.......Scattered None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and
                    freezing rain until 1200. chance of snow.
                    Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....32-37.
Min humidity........64-69 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to
                    around 25 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........2 Hours.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 4200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 22 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 91000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of light freezing
rain. Lows 20 TO 25. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 30 TO 35.
Northwest winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance
of snow 40 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 15 TO 20. Northwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow. Highs 35 TO 40.
Southwest winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 TO 30. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow and rain. Lows
30 TO 35. Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of precipitation
30 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of snow and rain. Highs 40 TO 45.
Northwest winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

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IAZ011-030-MNZ079-088-096-WIZ032-033-041-053>055-061-281215-
Allamakee-Clayton-Wabasha-Winona-Houston-Buffalo-Trempealeau-
La Crosse-Vernon-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Waukon, Elkader, Wabasha, Winona,
Caledonia, Alma, Arcadia, Whitehall, La Crosse, Viroqua,
Prairie Du Chien, Richland Center, and Platteville
255 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 1900, then mostly cloudy.
                    Chance of rain until 2400, then rain likely.
                    Patchy fog after 0100. Chance of rain 70
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....35-40.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    in the late evening and overnight.
Precipitation.......Areas of 0.05 to 0.10 inch amounts.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog until 1200. Chance of rain.
                    Chance of rain 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....48-53.
Min humidity........70-75 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the west
                    early in the afternoon, then shifting to the
                    northwest 5 to 8 mph late in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........None.
Precipitation.......Areas of 0.05 to 0.10 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 1600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 11 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 20000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain. chance of light
                    freezing rain after 2300. slight chance of snow
                    after 0400. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....27-32.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 6 to 11 mph.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain likely possibly mixed with
                    freezing rain until 1200. chance of snow.
                    slight chance of rain after 1200. Chance of
                    precipitation 70 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....34-39.
Min humidity........53-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to
                    around 25 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 4800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 21 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 99000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 TO 25. West winds 6 to
11 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 35 TO 40.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance
of snow 40 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 15 TO 20. Northwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain and snow. Highs
35 TO 40. Southwest winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation
20 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows 25 TO
30. South winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Southwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain possibly mixed with
snow. Lows 30 TO 35. South winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain possibly mixed with snow.
Highs 40 TO 45. Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent.

$$

WIZ017-029-034-042>044-281215-
Taylor-Clark-Jackson-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-
Including the cities of Medford, Neillsville, Black River Falls,
Sparta, Tomah, Mauston, and Friendship
255 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 1900, then mostly cloudy.
                    Chance of rain until 2400. chance of snow. rain
                    likely possibly mixed with freezing rain after
                    2400. Patchy fog after 0100. Chance of
                    precipitation 70 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....32-37.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
Precipitation.......Areas of 0.05 to 0.10 inch amounts.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog until 1200. Rain likely.
                    Chance of rain 70 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....44-49.
Min humidity........73-78 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph shifting to the
                    north 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........None.
Precipitation.......Areas of 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 1600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....North around 9 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 19000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain until 0400. chance of
                    light freezing rain after 2000. slight chance
                    of snow after 0100. Chance of precipitation 50
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....24-29.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 7 to 12 mph.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and
                    freezing rain until 1000. chance of snow.
                    chance of rain after 1300. Chance of
                    precipitation 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....31-36.
Min humidity........53-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 4200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....North around 16 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 65000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 15 TO 20. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs 30 TO 35.
Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of snow 40 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 10 TO 15. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain and snow. Highs
35 TO 40. Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation
20 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 20 TO 25.
South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 40 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. South winds 6 to
11 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Southwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. South winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Lows
25 TO 30. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation
40 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain possibly mixed with snow.
Highs 40 TO 45. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation
40 percent.

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