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
310 AM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...Showers Continuing Today...Dry Friday and Saturday...

.DISCUSSION...Occasional showers will continue today. Up to an
additional 1/4 inch of rain is possible. The showers will diminish
tonight, with dry weather expected for Friday and Saturday as high
pressure builds into the region. Rain chances will increase again
Saturday night and Sunday.

Widespread clouds and showers will keep humidity levels above 70
percent in most areas today. On Friday, minimum RH will range from
near 40 percent in north central Wisconsin to 55 to 65 percent over
much of southwest Wisconsin, southeast Minnesota, and northeast Iowa.
Northeast winds today will be in the 10-15 mph range with some gusts
up to 25 mph. Northerly winds on Friday will be less gusty.

WIZ017-029-310045-
Taylor-Clark-
Including the cities of Medford and Neillsville
310 AM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Periods of rain showers possibly mixed
                    with snow showers until 1300, then scattered
                    rain showers. Chance of precipitation 90
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....39-44.
Min humidity........64-69 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to
                    around 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Areas of Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 23 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 64000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 0600, then partly cloudy.
                    Isolated rain showers until 0200. slight chance
                    of light freezing rain after 2400 until 0500.
                    Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....28-33.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                    in the evening.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....47-52.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 7 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....North around 15 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 57000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 TO 30. North winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Light winds.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO 55.
Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
50 TO 55. Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. North winds 5 to
7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northeast winds 5 to
7 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows
35 TO 40. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain showers likely. Highs 50 TO 55. East winds 7 to
12 mph. Chance of showers 70 percent.

$$

MNZ086-087-094-095-310045-
Dodge-Olmsted-Mower-Fillmore-
Including the cities of Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin,
and Preston
310 AM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Periods of rain showers until 1300,
                    then scattered rain showers. Chance of showers
                    90 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....37-42.
Min humidity........79-84 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts to
                    around 30 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Hours of sun........None.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 22 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 55000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers until
                    2400. Chance of showers 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    until early morning.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....45-50.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 7 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........5 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 14 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 46000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 5 to
7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. East winds 5 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 35 TO 40. Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO 55.
Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. North winds 5 to 9 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Northeast winds
5 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows
40 TO 45. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain showers likely. Highs 50 TO 55. Northeast winds
10 to 15 mph. Chance of showers 70 percent.

$$

MNZ079-088-096-WIZ032-033-041-053-310045-
Wabasha-Winona-Houston-Buffalo-Trempealeau-La Crosse-Vernon-
Including the cities of Wabasha, Winona, Caledonia, Alma,
Arcadia, Whitehall, La Crosse, and Viroqua
310 AM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Periods of rain showers until 1000,
                    then numerous rain showers until 1400, then
                    scattered rain showers. Chance of showers 90
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....38-43.
Min humidity........73-78 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts to
                    around 30 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........None.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 23 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 60000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers until
                    2100, then isolated rain showers until 0400.
                    slight chance of light freezing rain after 0400
                    until 0600. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........91-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around
                    30 mph.
Precipitation.......Scattered None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....47-52.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    until late afternoon.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........5 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 13 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 52000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 5 to
6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. East winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 35 TO 40. Southeast winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO 55.
Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. North winds 5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. North winds 5 to
7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows
40 TO 45. East winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain showers likely. Highs 50 TO 55. Northeast winds
7 to 12 mph. Chance of showers 70 percent.

$$

WIZ034-042>044-310045-
Jackson-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-
Including the cities of Black River Falls, Sparta, Tomah,
Mauston, and Friendship
310 AM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Periods of rain showers possibly mixed
                    with snow showers until 1300, then numerous
                    rain showers. Chance of precipitation 90
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....37-42.
Min humidity........73-78 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts to
                    around 30 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Hours of sun........None.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 25 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 61000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Scattered rain showers until 0100, then
                    isolated rain showers until 0600. chance of
                    light freezing rain after 0100. Chance of
                    precipitation 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to
                    around 30 mph.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of light freezing
                    rain until 0800. Chance of precipitation 20
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....47-52.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    until late afternoon.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........4 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....North around 14 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 56000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 TO 30. North winds 5 to
6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO 55.
Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. North winds 5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. North winds 5 to
7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northeast winds 5 to
7 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows
35 TO 40. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain showers likely. Highs 50 TO 55. East winds 7 to
12 mph. Chance of showers 70 percent.

$$

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-310045-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-
Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Charles City,
New Hampton, and Oelwein
310 AM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Periods of rain showers until 0900,
                    then numerous rain showers until 1400, then
                    scattered rain showers. Chance of showers 90
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....37-42.
Min humidity........84-89 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 13 to 18 mph with gusts to
                    around 30 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Hours of sun........None.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 23 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 55000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Scattered rain showers until 2100, then
                    isolated rain showers until 0300. Chance of
                    showers 40 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........93-98 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around
                    25 mph.
Precipitation.......Scattered None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....44-49.
Min humidity........62-67 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 7 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....North around 14 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 46000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. East winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows
35 TO 40. Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers
50 percent.
.SUNDAY...Rain showers likely. Highs 50 TO 55. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers 70 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. North winds 6 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. Northeast winds
5 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows
40 TO 45. East winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain showers likely. Highs 55 TO 60. Northeast winds
8 to 13 mph. Chance of showers 60 percent.

$$

IAZ011-030-WIZ054-055-061-310045-
Allamakee-Clayton-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Waukon, Elkader, Prairie Du Chien,
Richland Center, and Platteville
310 AM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Periods of rain showers until 1300,
                    then numerous rain showers until 1800, then
                    scattered rain showers. Chance of showers 90
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....38-43.
Min humidity........78-83 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 13 to 18 mph with gusts to
                    around 30 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Hours of sun........None.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 23 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 61000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Scattered rain showers until 0200, then
                    isolated rain showers. slight chance of light
                    freezing rain after 0300. Chance of
                    precipitation 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around
                    30 mph.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....45-50.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 8 to 13 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....North around 15 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 55000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. East winds 5 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 35 TO 40. Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.SUNDAY...Rain showers likely. Highs 50 TO 55. Southeast winds
5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 70 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. East winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northeast winds 5 to
8 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows
40 TO 45. East winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain showers likely. Highs 55 TO 60. East winds 6 to
11 mph. Chance of showers 60 percent.

$$



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