Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ROMANCE RX...WISCONSIN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
833 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON MARCH 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE.

.DISCUSSION...LOW PRESSURE WILL DROP SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE UPPER
MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY TODAY BRINGING WITH A SLIGHT RAIN
CHANCE FOR THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. IF RAINFALL DOES OCCUR...
AMOUNTS WILL LIKELY ONLY BE A TRACE. AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WILL FALL INTO THE 40 TO 50 PERCENT RANGE. WINDS WILL BE
SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST UNDER 8 MPH.

DRY WEATHER RETURNS ON TUESDAY THEN BREEZY AND WARM CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN TOWARD
                    EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........51 AT IGNITION...MAX 58.
RH..................52 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 40.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 6 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH TOWARD
                    EVENING.
CWR.................NONE.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 2500 FT AGL
                    INCREASING TO 2900 FT AGL TOWARD EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR /18200 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION.
                    MAX...EXCELLENT /67700 KNOT-FT/.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (% OPAQUE)..29     29     58     74     74     65
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............34     40     48     53     57     57
RH..............78     70     58     48     42     42
20 FT WIND......S 5    S 5    SW 5   SW 6   SW 6   S 7
20 FT WIND GUST.                     10     10     10
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN
                    THE EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
RH..................MAX 92 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................NONE.
HAINES INDEX........MAX 5.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 17 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MIN...POOR /2400 KNOT-FT/.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (% OPAQUE)..49     49     28     25     25     28
WEATHER COV.....S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RAIN   RAIN   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
RH..............48     61     76     86     85     92
20 FT WIND......SW 5   SW 5   W 6    NW 7   NW 7   NW 7
20 FT WIND GUST.              10     10     10     10
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      4      4      4

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 57.
RH..................MIN 43 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
CWR.................NONE.
HAINES INDEX........MAX 4.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MAX...EXCELLENT /62300 KNOT-FT/.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (% OPAQUE)..30     30     30     27     27     22
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............36     40     47     53     57     56
RH..............92     89     71     54     45     45
20 FT WIND......NW 5   NW 5   NW 6   NW 7   NW 7   NW 7
20 FT WIND GUST.              10     10     10     10
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      4      4      4

$$
FORECASTER...BOYNE
REQUESTED BY...DUERKOP
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150330.ROMAN.01/ARX


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