Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UPPER MICHIGAN
National Weather Service Marquette MI
406 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...Warm and dry weather will last into Saturday...

.DISCUSSION: Temperatures will climb 10 to 20 degrees above
normal with breezy winds expected during the afternoon hours
through the end of the work week. Dry air will move into the
area and allow humidity values to drop down into the 20s this
afternoon. This drier airmass will not last long, as the lowest
afternoon RHs should increase to 40 to 60 percent by Friday
afternoon. No precipitation is expected until late Saturday across
the west, then chances for showers will increase from west to east
across Upper Michigan through Sunday.

MIZ001-003-200815-
Keweenaw-Northern Houghton-
Including the cities of Copper Harbor, Houghton, and Hancock
406 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....61-66 inland to around 58 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........23-28 percent inland to 32 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......8 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Windy. West 23 to 33 mph becoming southwest 8
                    to 13 mph by mid afternoon. Gusts up to 40 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 49.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........79-84 percent inland to 75 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......26 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 7 to 12 mph with gusts to around 20
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....70-75 inland to around 69 at the shore.
Min humidity........44-49 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ002-009-084-200815-
Ontonagon-Gogebic-Southern Houghton-
Including the cities of Ontonagon, Ironwood, Kenton, and Sidnaw
406 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017 /306 AM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 67.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........20-25 percent inland to 32 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......19 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 9 to 14 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........86-91 percent inland to 78 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......39 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 8 to 13 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 74.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph by
                    mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ004-005-200815-
Baraga-Marquette-
Including the cities of L`Anse, Gwinn, and Marquette
406 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........19-24 percent.
   24 hr trend......21 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 44 inland to around 51 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........81-86 percent inland to 75 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......19 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 20
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 73.
Min humidity........44-49 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph by
                    mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ010-011-200815-
Iron-Dickinson-
Including the cities of Iron River and Iron Mountain
306 AM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 66.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........20-25 percent.
   24 hr trend......18 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 43.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........82-87 percent.
   24 hr trend......30 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 74.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ012-200815-
Menominee-
Including the city of Menominee
306 AM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........20-25 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 46.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........76-81 percent.
   24 hr trend......16 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 71.
Min humidity........51-56 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ006-007-085-200815-
Alger-Luce-Northern Schoolcraft-
Including the cities of Grand Marais, Munising, Newberry,
and Seney
406 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....60-65 inland to around 58 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........20-25 percent inland to 32 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......30 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 44 inland to around 50 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........77-82 percent inland to 70 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 67.
Min humidity........56-61 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 7 to 12 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ008-200815-
Chippewa-
Including the city of Sault Ste. Marie
406 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....58-63.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........24-29 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph by
                    mid afternoon. Gusts up to 30 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....43-48.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........86-91 percent inland to 79 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......13 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 67.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
                    by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ013-014-200815-
Delta-Southern Schoolcraft-
Including the cities of Escanaba, Gladstone, and Manistique
406 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....63-68 inland to around 62 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........20-25 percent.
   24 hr trend......43 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 9 to 14 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....42-47 inland to around 51 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........78-83 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........57-62 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph by
                    mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ015-200815-
Mackinac-
Including the city of St. Ignace
406 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 61.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........23-28 percent.
   24 hr trend......16 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....45-50 inland to around 51 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........80-85 percent.
   24 hr trend......19 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 67.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 8 to 13 mph with gusts to
                    around 20 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers
late. Lows 52 to 57. Highs around 67. South 8 to 13 mph with gusts
to around 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Chance of
showers 70 percent. Lows 52 to 57. Highs around 60. Southwest
6 to 11 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers late.
Lows 39 to 44 inland to around 46 at the shore. Highs around 59.
Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows 40 to 45. Highs 49 to 54.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a chance of rain showers and a
slight chance of snow showers. Chance of precipitation
50 percent. Lows 33 to 38 inland to around 39 at the shore. Highs
around 48.

.Outlook for Thu Oct 26 through Wed Nov 1...expect above normal
temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$

...................Smoke Management Forecast data....................

The following values are for 1 PM EST (2 PM EDT) today:

                          Haines    Mixing  Transport  Ventilation
WIMS ID/         Site/     Index  / Height /  Winds   /    Index
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4400  / NW 31   /   1364 (E)
200301 /       KENTON/ 4 LOW       / 3500  / W 33    /   1155 (E)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 4 LOW       / 3700  / W 34    /   1258 (E)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 5 MODERATE  / 3700  / W 31    /   1147 (E)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4000  / W 29    /   1160 (E)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3400  / W 27    /   918 (E)
200703 /        GWINN/ 4 LOW       / 3700  / W 34    /   1258 (E)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 4 LOW       / 3900  / NW 32   /   1248 (E)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3900  / W 34    /   1326 (E)
201504 /         RACO/ 5 MODERATE  / 3800  / W 28    /   1064 (E)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 4 LOW       / 3800  / W 34    /   1292 (E)
201401 /       REXTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 3200  / W 26    /   832 (E)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 5 MODERATE  / 4000  / W 26    /   1040 (E)
201202 /        SENEY/ 5 MODERATE  / 3900  / W 28    /   1092 (E)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3300  / W 29    /   957 (E)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 3500  / NW 28   /   980 (E)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 5 MODERATE  / 2700  / W 28    /   756 (E)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 4 LOW       / 3300  / W 31    /   1023 (E)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 5 MODERATE  / 3700  / W 29    /   1073 (E)
       /          KEW/ 4 LOW       / 2100  / W 37    /   777 (E)

THE FOLLOWING VALUES ARE FOR 1 PM EST (2 PM EDT) Fri...

                          Haines    Mixing  Transport  Ventilation
WIMS ID/         Site/     Index  / Height /  Winds   /    Index
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 4 LOW       / 1900  / SW 26   /   494 (G)
200301 /       KENTON/ 6 HIGH      / 1400  / SW 29   /   406 (G)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 5 MODERATE  / 2100  / SW 31   /   651 (E)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 4 LOW       / 1300  / SW 26   /   338 (G)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 1700  / SW 25   /   425 (G)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 4 LOW       / 1600  / SW 26   /   416 (G)
200703 /        GWINN/ 5 MODERATE  / 1400  / SW 29   /   406 (G)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 5 MODERATE  / 1600  / SW 26   /   416 (G)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 4 LOW       / 1700  / SW 27   /   459 (G)
201504 /         RACO/ 4 LOW       / 1800  / SW 27   /   486 (G)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 5 MODERATE  / 2100  / SW 28   /   588 (G)
201401 /       REXTON/ 4 LOW       / 1800  / SW 29   /   522 (G)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 4 LOW       / 1900  / SW 27   /   513 (G)
201202 /        SENEY/ 4 LOW       / 1700  / SW 26   /   442 (G)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 1600  / SW 26   /   416 (G)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 4 LOW       / 1400  / SW 26   /   364 (G)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 6 HIGH      / 1700  / SW 35   /   595 (G)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 5 MODERATE  / 1700  / SW 31   /   527 (G)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 4 LOW       / 1300  / W 27    /   351 (G)
       /          KEW/ 4 LOW       / 700   / SW 24   /   168 (F)

Note:  Mixing heights are in feet above ground level
       Transport winds are in miles per hour

.....................................................................

The following is point forecast information valid at 1 PM EST.
Note that the QPF is from 7 AM to 1 PM EST. Also, wind speeds have
been reduced by a factor of 0.7 by the request of local fire officials.

WIMS ID/         Site/Temp/  RH/WSPD/WGST/WDIR/ QPF
---------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/  67/  21/   8/  16/   W/0.00
200301 /       KENTON/  61/  22/   9/  16/   W/0.00
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/  61/  22/   9/  17/   W/0.00
201004 /     MUNISING/  61/  25/   9/  16/   W/0.00
201002 /     DOE LAKE/  63/  22/   8/  16/   W/0.00
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/  62/  23/   8/  16/   W/0.00
200703 /        GWINN/  61/  23/   9/  17/   W/0.00
200903 /    LABRANCHE/  63/  23/   9/  16/   W/0.00
200503 /       PELKIE/  62/  22/  10/  18/   W/0.00
201504 /         RACO/  59/  29/  10/  17/   W/0.00
200802 /    RANDVILLE/  62/  22/   9/  16/   W/0.00
201401 /       REXTON/  58/  29/   8/  16/   W/0.00
201505 /      RUDYARD/  59/  30/  10/  17/   W/0.00
201202 /        SENEY/  61/  24/   9/  16/   W/0.00
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/  59/  26/  10/  18/   W/0.00
201102 /   STONINGTON/  63/  25/   8/  16/   W/0.00
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/  62/  24/   8/  15/   W/0.00
200103 /   WATERSMEET/  61/  25/   8/  16/   W/0.00
       /DRUMND ISLAND/  59/  34/  12/  18/   W/0.00
       /          KEW/  57/  38/  16/  24/   W/0.00
$$

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