Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
327 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...Cool, Showery, and Breezy Today...

.DISCUSSION...Generally cloudy skies with areas of showers are
expected today as a cold front and low pressure system push to the
east. Winds will become breezy from the west to northwest gusting
near or above 30 mph, especially across southeast Minnesota and
northeast Iowa. A few showers or a thunderstorm are possible again
Friday afternoon/evening with a mainly dry weekend. Temperatures
will be seasonable on Friday and Saturday with highs in 70s to low
80s, with temperatures rising back above seasonal averages for
Sunday. Showers and storms are possible Sunday night into Monday
night as another cold front moves across the region.

WIZ017-029-180045-
Taylor-Clark-
Including the cities of Medford and Neillsville
327 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers until
                    1000, then numerous rain showers until 1600,
                    then scattered rain showers. Chance of showers
                    70 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....66-71.
Min humidity........81-86 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the
                    west 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph
                    late in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Areas of 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....West around 14 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 41000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 0400, then partly cloudy.
                    Chance of rain showers until 0100. Chance of
                    showers 40 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....55-60.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Precipitation.......Scattered None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........53-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........5 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 18 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 100000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 TO 60. West winds 5 to
7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. West winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 55 TO 60. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Southwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. South winds 5 to 8 mph.
Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.MONDAY...Rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs
80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation
70 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Southwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance
of precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 TO 55. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.

$$

MNZ079-WIZ032-033-180045-
Wabasha-Buffalo-Trempealeau-
Including the cities of Wabasha, Alma, Arcadia, and Whitehall
327 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Numerous rain showers until 1300, then
                    scattered rain showers. Chance of showers 70
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....66-71.
Min humidity........79-84 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........2 Hours.
Precipitation.......Areas of 0.05 to 0.10 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2900 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 23 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 69000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 2400, then partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of rain showers until 2100.
                    Chance of showers 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....56-61.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 8 to 13 mph.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1300. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........54-59 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Precipitation.......Isolated Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 5700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 17 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 100000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. West winds 5 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. South winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. South winds 5 to 6 mph.
Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.MONDAY...Rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs
80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation
60 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms.
Lows 60 TO 65. Southwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Northwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
8 mph.

$$

WIZ034-042>044-180045-
Jackson-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-
Including the cities of Black River Falls, Sparta, Tomah,
Mauston, and Friendship
327 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers until
                    0800, then scattered rain showers. Chance of
                    showers 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....67-72.
Min humidity........83-88 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 14 to 19 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Scattered 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....West around 23 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 64000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 0200, then partly cloudy.
                    Chance of rain showers until 0100. Chance of
                    showers 40 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....56-61.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Precipitation.......Scattered None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1300. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 2.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........53-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 106000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. West winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. West winds 5 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 55 TO 60. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Southwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Southwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance
of precipitation 50 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 80 TO 85. Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Southwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance
of precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
80 TO 85. Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds
5 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
8 mph.

$$

MNZ086-087-094-095-180045-
Dodge-Olmsted-Mower-Fillmore-
Including the cities of Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin,
and Preston
327 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers until
                    1500, then isolated rain showers until 1800.
                    Chance of showers 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........82-87 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 18 to 23 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Precipitation.......Scattered 0.05 to 0.10 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2900 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 30 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 91000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 2000, then partly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....55-60.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. chance of
                    thunderstorms after 1300. Chance of
                    precipitation 40 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....72-77.
Min humidity........58-63 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 4800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 14 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 67000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southwest winds 5 to
6 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. South winds 5 to
6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. South winds 5 to 7 mph.
Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 60 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance
of precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
8 mph.

$$

MNZ088-096-WIZ041-053-180045-
Winona-Houston-La Crosse-Vernon-
Including the cities of Winona, Caledonia, La Crosse, and Viroqua
327 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers until
                    0800, then scattered rain showers until 1700,
                    then isolated rain showers. Chance of showers
                    50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....66-71.
Min humidity........79-84 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........2 Hours.
Precipitation.......Scattered 0.05 to 0.10 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....West around 26 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 74000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 2400, then partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of rain showers until 2200.
                    Chance of showers 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....56-61.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1300. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....73-78.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Precipitation.......Isolated Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 5100 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 99000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of
precipitation 30 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. West winds 5 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. South winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. South winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation
50 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance
of precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
80 TO 85. Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
8 mph.

$$

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-180045-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-
Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Charles City,
New Hampton, and Oelwein
327 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers until
                    1700. Chance of showers 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....68-73.
Min humidity........74-79 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 18 to 23 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........4 Hours.
Precipitation.......Isolated Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 3500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 30 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 108000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 2100, then partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of rain showers after 0600.
                    Chance of showers 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....55-60.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 8 to 13 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. chance of
                    thunderstorms after 1300. Chance of
                    precipitation 30 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....73-78.
Min humidity........58-63 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 7 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 4700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 13 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 60000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Light winds. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. West winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. South winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation
50 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. North winds 5 to
8 mph.

$$

IAZ011-030-WIZ054-055-061-180045-
Allamakee-Clayton-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Waukon, Elkader, Prairie Du Chien,
Richland Center, and Platteville
327 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers after 0800
                    until 1100, then scattered rain showers until
                    1500, then isolated rain showers. Chance of
                    showers 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....68-73.
Min humidity........73-78 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 14 to 19 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........2 Hours.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 3500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....West around 28 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 101000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 2300, then partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of rain showers until 2000.
                    Chance of showers 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....57-62.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1300. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
Max temperature.....75-80.
Min humidity........51-56 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Precipitation.......Isolated Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 4800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 18 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 87000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. West winds 5 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. South winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
80 TO 85. Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. Northwest winds
5 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
8 mph.

$$



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