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UPPER MISS. RIVER VALLEY HOT AIR BALLOON FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
213 PM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014

WIZ017-180430-
TAYLOR-
FOR NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN
213 PM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014


DATE                     SUN 08/17/14       /
CDT       1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12

SFC WDIR   E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
SFC WSPD   4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  6  6  6  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  6  6  7
SFC WGUST  7  7  7  7  7  6  5  5  6  6  6  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  9

1KFT WDIR SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
1KFT WSPD  8  6  5  4  4  4  6  9 12 15 18 20 21 20 18 17 15 14 13 12 11  9  8  7
3KFT WDIR  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W
3KFT WSPD  7  6  4  3  3  4  5  7  9 12 15 19 21 23 24 25 26 27 27 27 26 25 21 17
6KFT WDIR NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
6KFT WSPD 13 13 14 14 14 14 15 15 15 16 16 17 17 18 19 20 22 23 23 23 21 19 18 17

SKY COVER SC SC SC SC BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
 POP6HR   |        5        |        37       |        46       |        54


PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)
 THUNDER   0  0  0  0  0  0  0 16 24 33 41 50 58 57 55 54 52 51 47 44 42 43 52 62
 FOG       0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 17 2014........SUNRISE   603 AM CDT   SUNSET   801 PM CDT
AUGUST 18 2014........SUNRISE   604 AM CDT   SUNSET   800 PM CDT

KAUW 171739Z 1718/1818 09004KT P6SM BKN022
     FM172100 12007KT P6SM SCT025
     FM180200 11003KT P6SM SCT040 BKN200
     FM180600 10005KT P6SM SCT030 BKN100
     FM181000 13004KT 6SM BR BKN030 OVC050
&&

SFC.....SURFACE.  1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 6KFT...6000 FEET AGL.
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).

NOTE: + IS 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY

THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.

$$

MNZ087-180430-
OLMSTED-
FOR SOUTHEASTERN MINNESOTA
213 PM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014


DATE                     SUN 08/17/14       /
CDT       1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12

SFC WDIR  SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
SFC WSPD   9  8  7  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  7  7  6  6  6  7  7  7  7  7  7  8
SFC WGUST 12 11  9  7  7  6  6  6  6  6  7  7  9  9  9  9  9  7  7  7  9  9  9  9

1KFT WDIR SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S
1KFT WSPD 12 11 10  9  9  9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 16 16 15 17 18 19 16 14 12 12 14
3KFT WDIR SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW
3KFT WSPD  8  9  9 10 10 11 11 12 14 15 17 18 19 20 20 20 20 20 19 17 15 14 15 17
6KFT WDIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW
6KFT WSPD 10 11 12 13 13 14 14 16 17 19 20 22 23 25 26 26 22 17 14 14 16 19 21 23

SKY COVER BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK
 POP6HR   |        61       |        55       |        44       |        61


PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)
 THUNDER  50 50 50 50 50 50 64 61 58 54 51 48 46 45 43 43 42 41 38 36 37 41 51 62
 FOG       0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 17 2014........SUNRISE   616 AM CDT   SUNSET   811 PM CDT
AUGUST 18 2014........SUNRISE   617 AM CDT   SUNSET   809 PM CDT

KRST 171738Z 1718/1818 13009KT P6SM OVC011
     FM171900 13007KT P6SM BKN022
     FM172300 15006KT P6SM VCSH BKN022
     FM180800 19007KT 1SM BR VCSH BKN001
     FM181500 21006KT 3SM BR VCSH BKN003
&&

SFC.....SURFACE.  1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 6KFT...6000 FEET AGL.
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).

NOTE: + IS 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY

THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.

$$

WIZ041-180430-
LA CROSSE-
FOR WESTERN WISCONSIN AND FAR SOUTHEASTERN MINNESOTA
213 PM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014


DATE                     SUN 08/17/14       /
CDT       1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12

SFC WDIR   E  E  E  E SE SE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
SFC WSPD   3  4  5  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  6
SFC WGUST  7  7  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  7  7  8  9

1KFT WDIR SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
1KFT WSPD  8  6  5  4  4  4  5  7 10 14 17 20 23 24 24 23 22 21 19 18 16 15 13 12
3KFT WDIR  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW
3KFT WSPD  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  7  9 12 14 16 18 22 25 26 24 20 17 16 17 17 16 14
6KFT WDIR  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW
6KFT WSPD  5  6  8  9  9  9 10 10 11 13 15 18 20 22 23 23 21 18 16 16 16 17 17 17

SKY COVER BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK
 POP6HR   |        8        |        16       |        40       |        46


PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)
 THUNDER   0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0 17 21 24 28 32 34 36 38 40 43 39 35 34 35 43 54
 FOG       0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 17 2014........SUNRISE   611 AM CDT   SUNSET   806 PM CDT
AUGUST 18 2014........SUNRISE   613 AM CDT   SUNSET   804 PM CDT

KLSE 171738Z 1718/1818 11007KT P6SM OVC018
     FM171930 12006KT P6SM BKN025
     FM172100 14006KT P6SM BKN035
     FM180800 15005KT 3SM BR VCSH SCT005 BKN035
&&

SFC.....SURFACE.  1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 6KFT...6000 FEET AGL.
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).

NOTE: + IS 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY

THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.

$$

IAZ019-180430-
CHICKASAW-
FOR NORTHEAST IOWA


DATE                     SUN 08/17/14       /
CDT       1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12

SFC WDIR  SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
SFC WSPD   4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  5  5  4  4  4  5  5  5  6  6  7  7
SFC WGUST  9  7  5  4  4  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  7  8  9

1KFT WDIR SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
1KFT WSPD  8  8  7  7  6  6  7 10 13 16 18 20 21 20 19 18 18 18 18 15 11  9  9 11
3KFT WDIR SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW
3KFT WSPD  6  6  6  6  6  6  7  8 10 13 16 19 21 21 21 20 19 17 15 14 14 13 13 13
6KFT WDIR  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  W  W  W  W  W
6KFT WSPD  4  5  6  8  8  8  9 11 14 16 16 16 16 17 18 18 16 14 13 13 14 16 19 22

SKY COVER BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK
 POP6HR   |        27       |        26       |        24       |        49


PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)
 THUNDER  29 35 39 40 40 39 36 34 33 31 29 27 25 26 26 27 27 28 27 27 29 34 44 56
 FOG       0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 17 2014........SUNRISE   619 AM CDT   SUNSET   808 PM CDT
AUGUST 18 2014........SUNRISE   620 AM CDT   SUNSET   806 PM CDT

KALO 171726Z 1718/1818 14004KT P6SM SCT024 BKN035
     FM181000 14005KT 5SM BR VCTS SCT025CB BKN110
     FM181500 19006KT 6SM HZ VCSH SCT025 BKN120
&&

SFC.....SURFACE.  1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 6KFT...6000 FEET AGL.
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).

NOTE: + IS 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY

THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.

$$

WIZ061-180430-
GRANT-
FOR SOUTHWESTERN WISCONSIN AND FAR NORTHEAST IOWA
213 PM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014


DATE                     SUN 08/17/14       /
CDT       1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12

SFC WDIR   E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S
SFC WSPD   3  4  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  6  6
SFC WGUST  7  7  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  5  6  7  7

1KFT WDIR NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S
1KFT WSPD  6  5  5  5  4  3  3  5  8 10 13 16 19 21 22 21 19 15 12 11 10 10  9  8
3KFT WDIR  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW
3KFT WSPD  7  6  6  5  4  3  3  4  5  7  9 11 12 14 15 15 13 11  8  7  7  7  8  9
6KFT WDIR  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW
6KFT WSPD  2  2  3  3  4  4  5  5  6  7  8 10 11 11 10  9  9  9  9 10 11 12 13 13

SKY COVER BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK
 POP6HR   |        6        |        5        |        14       |        34


PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)
 THUNDER   0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0 16 18 21 19 18 19 23 31 41
 FOG       0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 17 2014........SUNRISE   612 AM CDT   SUNSET   801 PM CDT
AUGUST 18 2014........SUNRISE   613 AM CDT   SUNSET   759 PM CDT

KDBQ 171720Z 1718/1818 06007KT P6SM OVC006
     FM171900 06008KT P6SM BKN017
     FM172300 09003KT P6SM BKN040
     FM180500 10003KT 4SM BR SCT050
     FM180900 10003KT 1SM BR SCT009
     FM181400 17004KT 5SM BR OVC015=
&&

SFC.....SURFACE.  1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 6KFT...6000 FEET AGL.
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).

NOTE: + IS 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY

THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.

$$



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