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
420 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

...Quiet/Dry Thanksgiving...Rain Chances Friday...

.DISCUSSION...High pressure will provide partly to mostly sunny
skies across the area today with highs topping off in the upper
30s to the mid 40s. A cold front will produce a chance of rain
mainly north of I-94 Friday afternoon. Otherwise, a mild Friday
is in store with highs in the upper 40s across northern Wisconsin
to near 60 south of I-90. Dry weather will be seen through the
weekend into mid-next week as the main storm tracks stays north
across Canada. Temperature look to remain above seasonal normals.
Lowest RH through the period look to occur this afternoon and
again Sunday afternoon with values in the 40-45 percent range.

WIZ017-029-240045-
Taylor-Clark-
Including the cities of Medford and Neillsville
420 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....35-40.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 9 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 17000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....28-33.
Max humidity........87-92 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain after 1200. Chance
                    of rain 40 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....48-53.
Min humidity........61-66 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 6 to 11 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........5 Hours.
Precipitation.......Scattered None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2000 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 22 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 49000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. West winds 8 to
13 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 35 TO 40. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 20 TO 25. West winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 40 TO 45. Southwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 TO 30. South winds 5 to
7 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. South winds 5 to 9 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. West winds 5 to
9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 40 TO 45. Northwest winds 6 to
11 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 TO 25. Northwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 35 TO 40. West winds 5 to 9 mph.

$$

MNZ079-WIZ032-033-240045-
Wabasha-Buffalo-Trempealeau-
Including the cities of Wabasha, Alma, Arcadia, and Whitehall
420 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....38-43.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 6 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 7 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 14000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....32-37.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                    the late evening and overnight.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain after 1200.
                    Chance of rain 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....52-57.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 25 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 60000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. West winds 7 to
12 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 35 TO 40. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 20 TO 25. West winds 5 to
7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. Southwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. South winds 5 to
7 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. South winds 6 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 40 TO 45. Northwest winds 6 to
11 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 TO 30. Northwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 35 TO 40. West winds 5 to 9 mph.

$$

WIZ034-042>044-240045-
Jackson-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-
Including the cities of Black River Falls, Sparta, Tomah,
Mauston, and Friendship
420 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....38-43.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 6 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1900 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 16000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........84-89 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                    after midnight.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain after 1200.
                    Chance of rain 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....53-58.
Min humidity........54-59 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 11 to 16 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........5 Hours.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 25 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 62000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. West winds 11 to
16 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 35 TO 40. Northwest winds 8 to
13 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 20 TO 25. West winds 6 to
11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. Southwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. South winds 5 to
9 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. South winds 6 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Southwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 40 TO 45. Northwest winds 6 to
11 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 TO 30. Northwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 35 TO 40. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

MNZ086-087-094-095-240045-
Dodge-Olmsted-Mower-Fillmore-
Including the cities of Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin,
and Preston
420 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....39-44.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 8 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 9 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 13000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....33-38.
Max humidity........83-88 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to
                    around 25 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain after 1200.
                    Chance of rain 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........56-61 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 11 to 16 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 28 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 68000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. Northwest winds 8 to
13 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 40 TO 45. Northwest winds 8 to
13 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 TO 30. West winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. South winds 5 to
9 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. West winds 7 to
12 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 40 TO 45. Northwest winds 8 to
13 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 TO 30. Northwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 35 TO 40. West winds 6 to
11 mph.

$$

MNZ088-096-WIZ041-053-240045-
Winona-Houston-La Crosse-Vernon-
Including the cities of Winona, Caledonia, La Crosse, and Viroqua
420 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....39-44.
Min humidity........44-49 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 6 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 7 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 13000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....32-37.
Max humidity........83-88 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                    the late evening and overnight.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain after 1200.
                    Chance of rain 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....53-58.
Min humidity........54-59 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 11 to 16 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 24 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 63000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 40 TO 45. Northwest winds 8 to
13 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 TO 30. West winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. Southwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. South winds 5 to
8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. South winds 7 to 12 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Southwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. Northwest winds 6 to
11 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 TO 30. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 35 TO 40. West winds 5 to 9 mph.

$$

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-240045-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-
Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Charles City,
New Hampton, and Oelwein
420 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....40-45.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 7 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 11000 or poor (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....33-38.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                    the late evening and overnight.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........53-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the
                    northwest late in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30
                    mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 25 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 69000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. Northwest winds 8 to
13 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 40 TO 45. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 TO 30. West winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. South winds 5 to
9 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Southwest winds
7 to 12 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. Northwest winds 8 to
13 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 TO 30. Northwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 40 TO 45. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

IAZ011-030-WIZ054-055-061-240045-
Allamakee-Clayton-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Waukon, Elkader, Prairie Du Chien,
Richland Center, and Platteville
420 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....41-46.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 7 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 7 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 13000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....31-36.
Max humidity........86-91 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    after midnight.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....57-62.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 12 to 17 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 24 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 71000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 35 TO 40. Northwest winds 8 to
13 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 40 TO 45. Northwest winds 8 to
13 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 TO 30. West winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. Southwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. South winds 5 to
9 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. West winds 7 to 12 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 40 TO 45. West winds 5 to 9 mph.

$$



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