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
320 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

...Rain Monday...Unseasonably Mild Into Mid Week...

.DISCUSSION...the mild conditions will continue into the
middle part of the new week as the mild, spring like conditions
persist. Highs in the 50s to around 60 are expected. A weather
system sweeps through on Monday, bringing showers and a isolated
thunder threat. Winter then returns for Friday. A potentially
potent winter storm will take aim on the region, bringing rain,
snow and wind. Snow accumulations likely. How much falls and
where remains uncertain, but it`s a storm to watch.

WIZ017-029-034-042>044-200030-
Taylor-Clark-Jackson-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-
Including the cities of Medford, Neillsville, Black River Falls,
Sparta, Tomah, Mauston, and Friendship
320 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 11 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 17000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0100, then mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....36-41.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    early in the morning.
Precipitation.......None.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain until 1200, then
                    rain. Chance of rain 90 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........72-77 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.20 to 0.30 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 1400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....South around 23 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 32000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows
40 TO 45. Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of precipitation
90 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 35 TO 40. Southwest winds
5 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60.
Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 40 TO 45.
Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Snow possibly mixed with rain. Lows 25 TO 30.
Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
.FRIDAY...Snow possibly mixed with rain. Highs 35 TO 40.
Northeast winds 12 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 15 TO 20.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 50 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow. Highs 25 TO 30.
Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.

$$

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-MNZ086-087-094-095-200030-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-Dodge-Olmsted-
Mower-Fillmore-
Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Charles City,
New Hampton, Oelwein, Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin,
and Preston
320 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy fog until 1000.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....57-62.
Min humidity........56-61 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....South around 18 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 24000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2300, then mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....44-49.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain. slight chance of
                    thunderstorms after 1200. Chance of
                    precipitation 90 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Max temperature.....56-61.
Min humidity........79-84 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts to around
                    30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........2 Hours.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.20 to 0.30 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 1300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....South around 23 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 30000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain likely and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows 40 TO 45. West winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of precipitation
70 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Southwest winds 8 to
13 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 TO 45. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Southwest winds 11 to
16 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Northwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 40 TO 45.
Northeast winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain possibly mixed with snow. Lows 30 TO 35.
Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
.FRIDAY...Snow possibly mixed with rain. Highs 35 TO 40. North
winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 15 TO 20.
Northwest winds 13 to 18 mph. Chance of snow 50 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow. Highs 25 TO 30.
Northwest winds 11 to 16 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.

$$

IAZ011-030-MNZ079-088-096-WIZ032-033-041-053>055-061-200030-
Allamakee-Clayton-Wabasha-Winona-Houston-Buffalo-Trempealeau-
La Crosse-Vernon-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Waukon, Elkader, Wabasha, Winona,
Caledonia, Alma, Arcadia, Whitehall, La Crosse, Viroqua,
Prairie Du Chien, Richland Center, and Platteville
320 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy fog until 0900.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....58-63.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....South around 14 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 24000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0200, then mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....42-47.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain until 1200, then
                    rain and slight chance of thunderstorms. Chance
                    of precipitation 90 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Max temperature.....56-61.
Min humidity........72-77 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    increasing to 30 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........1 Hour.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.20 to 0.30 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 1500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....South around 22 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 33000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain likely and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows 40 TO 45. West winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of precipitation
70 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Southwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 TO 45. Southwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Northwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 45 TO 50.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain possibly mixed with snow. Lows 30 TO 35.
Northeast winds 12 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
.FRIDAY...Snow possibly mixed with rain. Highs 35 TO 40.
Northeast winds 13 to 18 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 20 TO 25.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 50 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow. Highs 30 TO 35.
West winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.

$$



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