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UPPER MISS. RIVER VALLEY HOT AIR BALLOON FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
205 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

WIZ017-170815-
TAYLOR-
FOR NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN
205 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014


DATE                                                         THU 04/17/14       /
CDT       1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12

SFC WDIR   E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
SFC WSPD  12 11 11 10  9  7  8  8  7  7  7  7  8  8  8  8  8  7  6  5  5  4  4  3
SFC WGUST 22 20 18 16 16 12 12 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 12 12 11  9  7  6  6  5  5  4

1KFT WDIR SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E NE NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
1KFT WSPD 31 29 27 26 24 22 19 14  8  4  5  8 11 12 12 11 11 12 12 12 13 13 13 12
3KFT WDIR  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
3KFT WSPD 48 48 46 43 38 31 24 17 12  8  8 10 12 12 11 11 13 15 18 19 19 19 18 17
6KFT WDIR  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
6KFT WSPD 38 38 37 34 26 16  9  9 12 16 20 23 25 25 24 23 24 25 26 25 25 24 24 23

SKY COVER OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK
 POP6HR   |        91       |        41       |        9        |        3


PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)
 THUNDER   0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
 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
APRIL 17 2014.........SUNRISE   611 AM CDT   SUNSET   746 PM CDT
APRIL 18 2014.........SUNRISE   609 AM CDT   SUNSET   748 PM CDT

KAUW 170520Z 1706/1806 13012G20KT P6SM SCT025 BKN060 WS015/16040KT
     FM171100 14010G16KT 3SM -SN BKN018
     FM171600 24009G15KT P6SM BKN025
     FM172000 29010G17KT P6SM BKN035
     FM180300 31004KT 4SM BR SCT040
&&

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.

$$

MNZ087-170815-
OLMSTED-
FOR SOUTHEASTERN MINNESOTA
205 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014


DATE                                                         THU 04/17/14       /
CDT       1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12

SFC WDIR   S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
SFC WSPD  14 14 14 14 14 14 13 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 11 11 10 10  9  8  7  6  5  4
SFC WGUST 25 24 24 23 23 22 20 20 21 22 20 19 18 18 16 16 16 14 12 11  9  7  6  5

1KFT WDIR  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
1KFT WSPD 20 22 23 24 25 25 24 23 21 19 18 18 18 17 16 15 13 12 11 11 11 11  9  6
3KFT WDIR  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W
3KFT WSPD 33 30 27 25 25 26 26 25 23 21 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 13 13 12 12 11 11 11
6KFT WDIR SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
6KFT WSPD 29 24 21 19 21 24 27 28 27 26 25 24 22 20 18 16 16 16 17 17 17 17 17 18

SKY COVER OV OV OV OV OV OV BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK
 POP6HR   |        38       |        3        |        3        |        3


PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)
 THUNDER   0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
 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
APRIL 17 2014.........SUNRISE   624 AM CDT   SUNSET   756 PM CDT
APRIL 18 2014.........SUNRISE   622 AM CDT   SUNSET   758 PM CDT

KRST 170602Z 1706/1806 16013G21KT P6SM -RA OVC035
     FM170800 28016G22KT P6SM OVC008
     FM171200 30015G23KT P6SM OVC015
     FM171800 32015KT P6SM SCT020
     FM180300 35005KT P6SM SKC
&&

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.

$$

WIZ041-170815-
LA CROSSE-
FOR WESTERN WISCONSIN AND FAR SOUTHEASTERN MINNESOTA
205 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014


DATE                                                         THU 04/17/14       /
CDT       1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12

SFC WDIR  SE  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N
SFC WSPD  13 12 11 10  9 10  9  9 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  9  8  7  6  6  5  4  4
SFC WGUST 25 23 20 16 12 14 12 14 16 16 16 15 14 14 13 12 12 11  9  7  7  6  5  5

1KFT WDIR  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
1KFT WSPD 39 35 31 28 26 24 23 22 20 19 18 17 16 16 16 16 15 13 12 12 12 13 11  9
3KFT WDIR  S  S SW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
3KFT WSPD 54 47 40 34 28 23 20 18 17 17 16 15 15 15 16 16 15 15 15 14 14 14 13 12
6KFT WDIR SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
6KFT WSPD 48 40 32 28 27 28 30 30 29 28 27 25 23 21 20 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19 19

SKY COVER OV OV OV OV OV OV BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK
 POP6HR   |        32       |        12       |        3        |        3


PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)
 THUNDER   0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
 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
APRIL 17 2014.........SUNRISE   619 AM CDT   SUNSET   751 PM CDT
APRIL 18 2014.........SUNRISE   617 AM CDT   SUNSET   752 PM CDT

KLSE 170520Z 1706/1806 15012KT P6SM VCSH OVC050 WS020/19050KT
     FM170800 25011KT P6SM VCSH OVC020
     FM171000 28012G20KT P6SM OVC015
     FM171500 30013KT P6SM BKN020
     FM171900 30010KT P6SM SCT025
     FM180000 33006KT P6SM SKC
&&

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.

$$

IAZ019-170815-
CHICKASAW-
FOR NORTHEAST IOWA


DATE                                                         THU 04/17/14       /
CDT       1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12

SFC WDIR  SW  W  W  W NW NW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
SFC WSPD  12 12 14 14 15 14 12 13 13 13 12 11 10 10 10 10  9  9  8  7  6  5  5  5
SFC WGUST 25 24 23 23 23 20 18 19 20 20 18 16 14 14 14 14 13 11  9  7  7  6  6  5

1KFT WDIR  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE
1KFT WSPD 23 23 24 24 25 25 25 24 21 19 17 15 14 14 15 15 13 11  9 10 11 12 11  9
3KFT WDIR SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W
3KFT WSPD 32 28 25 23 23 24 25 24 23 21 19 15 13 12 12 12 11  9  8  7  7  8 10 12
6KFT WDIR SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
6KFT WSPD 35 30 25 23 23 25 27 28 28 27 26 24 22 21 20 19 18 18 19 19 21 22 23 24

SKY COVER OV OV OV OV OV OV BK BK BK BK BK SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
 POP6HR   |        34       |        3        |        3        |        4


PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)
 THUNDER   0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
 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
APRIL 17 2014.........SUNRISE   625 AM CDT   SUNSET   754 PM CDT
APRIL 18 2014.........SUNRISE   624 AM CDT   SUNSET   755 PM CDT

KALO 170539Z 1706/1806 31015G21KT P6SM SCT008 BKN015
     FM171500 31014KT P6SM FEW025 FEW250
     FM180000 VRB05KT P6SM FEW150
&&

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.

$$

WIZ061-170815-
GRANT-
FOR SOUTHWESTERN WISCONSIN AND FAR NORTHEAST IOWA
205 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014


DATE                                                         THU 04/17/14       /
CDT       1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12

SFC WDIR  SE SE  S SW SW  W SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
SFC WSPD  13 13 12 11 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  9  9  9  8  8  7  7  6  6  5  5  4  4
SFC WGUST 25 23 22 20 18 14 16 16 15 14 14 13 12 11 11 11  9  7  6  6  6  6  6  5

1KFT WDIR  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
1KFT WSPD 40 37 35 32 28 24 21 19 19 18 16 15 13 13 13 13 11 10  9 10 12 12 11 10
3KFT WDIR  S SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW  W  W  W  W  W
3KFT WSPD 50 47 44 40 33 27 22 20 19 19 17 15 13 13 13 13 11 10  9  9  9 10 11 13
6KFT WDIR SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
6KFT WSPD 46 42 39 36 32 28 25 24 25 26 25 24 23 23 22 22 22 22 22 22 23 23 24 25

SKY COVER BK BK BK OV OV OV BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK
 POP6HR   |        8        |        5        |        3        |        4


PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)
 THUNDER   0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
 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
APRIL 16 2014.........SUNRISE   620 AM CDT   SUNSET   746 PM CDT
APRIL 17 2014.........SUNRISE   619 AM CDT   SUNSET   747 PM CDT

KDBQ 170520Z 1706/1806 17012G22KT P6SM BKN080
     FM171000 26010KT P6SM SCT020 BKN150
     FM171400 28010KT P6SM SCT040 BKN150
     FM180100 35005KT P6SM SCT250=
&&

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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