Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
345 AM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

...Wet Weather Later Today Through Thursday...

.DISCUSSION...

Rain will increase from southwest to northeast today through this
evening, continuing into Thursday. A wintry mix is also possible for
a period overnight tonight into early Thursday, especially north of I-94.
Rainfall amounts could exceed an inch over parts of southwest Wisconsin
and northeast Iowa, decreasing northward. Drier weather will return for
Friday and Saturday under high pressure. Winds will remain easterly
today becoming northeasterly on Thursday as low pressure passes to the
south. RH will generally remain above 60 percent today and Thursday
with the exception of parts of north central and western Wisconsin today,
where RH may fall to as low as 50 percent.

WIZ017-029-300015-
Taylor-Clark-
Including the cities of Medford and Neillsville
345 AM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers after
                    1700. Chance of showers 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....45-50.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Precipitation.......Scattered None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3100 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 13 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 41000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain showers until 0100.
                    chance of snow showers. rain showers likely
                    possibly mixed with freezing rain after 0100.
                    Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 6 to 11 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    early in the morning.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of light freezing rain until
                    0900. chance of snow showers until 1100. chance
                    of rain showers. Chance of precipitation 50
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....38-43.
Min humidity........61-66 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2900 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 27 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 80000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and freezing rain. Lows 25 TO 30. Northeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. Northeast winds 7 to
12 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northwest winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. South winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. South winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
50 TO 55. Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. East winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO 55.
Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.

$$

MNZ086-087-094-095-300015-
Dodge-Olmsted-Mower-Fillmore-
Including the cities of Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin,
and Preston
345 AM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain showers after 1100 until
                    1500, then rain showers. Chance of showers 90
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....43-48.
Min humidity........67-72 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 3400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 24 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 80000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers. chance of snow showers
                    after 0200. Chance of precipitation near 100
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....31-36.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 13 to 18 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.30 to 0.50 inch amounts.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers until
                    0800. rain showers likely until 1300, then
                    chance of rain showers. Chance of precipitation
                    70 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....37-42.
Min humidity........74-79 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........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Areas of 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 28 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 70000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


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

$$

MNZ079-088-096-WIZ032-033-041-053-300015-
Wabasha-Winona-Houston-Buffalo-Trempealeau-La Crosse-Vernon-
Including the cities of Wabasha, Winona, Caledonia, Alma,
Arcadia, Whitehall, La Crosse, and Viroqua
345 AM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers after
                    1100 until 1800, then rain showers. Chance of
                    showers 90 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....45-50.
Min humidity........59-64 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 6 to 11 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.05 to 0.10 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 3400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 66000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers. chance of snow showers
                    after 0200. Chance of precipitation near 100
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....32-37.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.30 to 0.50 inch amounts.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of snow showers until 0800.
                    chance of rain showers. Chance of precipitation
                    50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....38-43.
Min humidity........69-74 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts to
                    around 35 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Areas of 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 28 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 76000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers possibly
mixed with freezing rain and. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds 8 to
13 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of light freezing rain.
Highs 45 TO 50. Northeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 35 TO 40. Southeast winds around 5 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Southeast winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 40 TO
45. Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 40 TO
45. East winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO 55.
Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.

$$

WIZ034-042>044-300015-
Jackson-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-
Including the cities of Black River Falls, Sparta, Tomah,
Mauston, and Friendship
345 AM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers after
                    1300 until 1800, then rain showers likely.
                    Chance of showers 70 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....44-49.
Min humidity........57-62 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 6 to 11 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........2 Hours.
Precipitation.......Areas of Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 3300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 18 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 59000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers and snow showers. slight
                    chance of freezing rain after 0100. Chance of
                    precipitation near 100 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....31-36.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    increasing to 30 mph after midnight.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.30 to 0.50 inch amounts.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Slight chance of light freezing rain
                    until 1000. chance of snow showers until 1100.
                    rain showers likely. Chance of precipitation 70
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....36-41.
Min humidity........71-76 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Hours of sun........None.
Precipitation.......Areas of 0.20 to 0.30 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 30 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 71000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers possibly
mixed with freezing rain and. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation
50 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of light freezing rain.
Highs 45 TO 50. Northeast winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 TO 30. Northeast winds
5 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Southeast winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
50 TO 55. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO 55.
Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.

$$

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-300015-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-
Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Charles City,
New Hampton, and Oelwein
345 AM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain showers after 0800 until
                    1300, then rain showers. Chance of showers 90
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....42-47.
Min humidity........71-76 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 14 to 19 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 28 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 70000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers. Chance of showers near
                    100 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....33-38.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.30 to 0.50 inch amounts.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers likely. Chance of showers
                    70 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....37-42.
Min humidity........79-84 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 14 to 19 mph. Gusts up to 35
                    mph until late afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Hours of sun........None.
Precipitation.......Areas of 0.30 to 0.50 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 26 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 63000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
possibly mixed with freezing rain and. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast
winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. Northeast winds 8 to
13 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
50 TO 55. East winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows
35 TO 40. East winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 50 TO 55. Southeast winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 40 TO
45. Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 40 TO 45. East winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.

$$

IAZ011-030-WIZ054-055-061-300015-
Allamakee-Clayton-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Waukon, Elkader, Prairie Du Chien,
Richland Center, and Platteville
345 AM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain showers after 1000 until
                    1800, then rain showers likely. Chance of
                    showers 70 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....45-50.
Min humidity........60-65 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 12 to 17 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Areas of 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 24 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 58000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers. Chance of showers near
                    100 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....33-38.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 13 to 18 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.50 to 0.75 inch amounts.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers. Chance of showers 90
                    percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....37-42.
Min humidity........73-78 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 14 to 19 mph with gusts to
                    around 35 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Hours of sun........None.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.50 to 0.75 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2100 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 25 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 53000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers possibly
mixed with freezing rain. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds 8 to
13 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
freezing rain. Highs 45 TO 50. Northeast winds 8 to 13 mph.
Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northeast winds 5 to
7 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows
35 TO 40. East winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Southeast winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 40 TO 45. Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 40 TO
45. Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.

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