Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UPPER MICHIGAN
National Weather Service Marquette MI
528 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...Sunny and Warm Today, Showers to Spread across the Area
Saturday night and Sunday...

.DISCUSSION: Under sunny skies, plan on an unseasonably warm day
today with high temperatures in the mid 60s to mid 70s. Minimum
relative humidity will be higher than yesterday, ranging from as
low as 30 to 35 percent west to around 55 percent east. Southerly
winds will gust to as high as 20 to 25 mph this afternoon.
Saturday will be warm with highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s, but
minimum relative humidity will be higher still, in the 50 to 65
percent range. Along with more cloud cover on Saturday, some
showers are possible west. A cold front passing across Upper MI
late Saturday night and Sunday will spread showers across the
area. Plan on cooler and unsettled weather at times next week.

MIZ001-003-211000-
Keweenaw-Northern Houghton-
Including the cities of Copper Harbor, Houghton, and Hancock
528 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....71-76 inland to around 69 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......19 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 54.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........78-83 percent.
   24 hr trend......18 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South 8 to 13 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers. A
                    slight chance of thunderstorms by mid
                    afternoon. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Max temperature.....67-72 inland to around 65 at the shore.
Min humidity........58-63 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 9 to 14 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.01 inch.
Hours of Sun........3.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 2.

$$

MIZ002-009-084-211000-
Ontonagon-Gogebic-Southern Houghton-
Including the cities of Ontonagon, Ironwood, Kenton, and Sidnaw
528 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017 /428 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 75.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........33-38 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 8 to 13 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 55.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........79-84 percent inland to 75 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers. A
                    slight chance of thunderstorms by mid
                    afternoon. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
Min humidity........58-63 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 8 to 13 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.01 inch.
Hours of Sun........3.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 2 until 1700, then 3.

$$

MIZ004-005-211000-
Baraga-Marquette-
Including the cities of L`Anse, Gwinn, and Marquette
528 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....71-76.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
   24 hr trend......28 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph by mid
                    afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear then becoming partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....51-56.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........83-88 percent inland to 74 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers
                    by mid afternoon. A slight chance of
                    thunderstorms late. Chance of precipitation 20
                    percent.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
Min humidity........58-63 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 8 to 13 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.01 inch.
Hours of Sun........4.
LAL.................1 until 1700, then 2.

$$

MIZ010-011-211000-
Iron-Dickinson-
Including the cities of Iron River and Iron Mountain
428 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 74.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......17 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph by mid
                    afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 51.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers
                    by mid afternoon. A slight chance of
                    thunderstorms late. Chance of precipitation 20
                    percent.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
Min humidity........57-62 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 9 to 14 mph.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.01 inch.
Hours of Sun........4.
LAL.................1 until 1700, then 2.

$$

MIZ012-211000-
Menominee-
Including the city of Menominee
428 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 74.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......29 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph increasing to 8 to 13 mph
                    with gusts to around 20 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 54.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........83-88 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....Around 71.
Min humidity........54-59 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 6 to 11 mph increasing to 9 to 14
                    mph by mid afternoon. Gusts up to 25 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........5.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ006-007-085-211000-
Alger-Luce-Northern Schoolcraft-
Including the cities of Grand Marais, Munising, Newberry,
and Seney
528 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
   24 hr trend......38 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 53.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........92-97 percent inland to 82 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....Around 68.
Min humidity........57-62 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22
                    mph by mid afternoon. Gusts up to 30 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........5.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ008-211000-
Chippewa-
Including the city of Sault Ste. Marie
528 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 68.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........54-59 percent.
   24 hr trend......31 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 8 to 13 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 52.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........93-98 percent inland to 88 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
Min humidity........49-54 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 7 to 12 mph increasing to 12 to 17
                    mph by mid afternoon. Gusts up to 25 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........6.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ013-014-211000-
Delta-Southern Schoolcraft-
Including the cities of Escanaba, Gladstone, and Manistique
528 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
   24 hr trend......38 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 6 to 11 mph increasing to 8 to 13 mph by
                    mid afternoon. Gusts up to 20 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........88-93 percent inland to 83 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....Around 68.
Min humidity........59-64 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around
                    30 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........5.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ015-211000-
Mackinac-
Including the city of St. Ignace
528 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....66-71.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......46 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........88-93 percent inland to 84 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....67-72.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 8 to 13 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........6.
LAL.................1.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Chance of precipitation 80 percent. Lows 52 to 57. Highs around 61.
Southwest 6 to 11 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers late
in the day. Lows 39 to 44 inland to around 48 at the shore. Highs
around 60. Southwest 6 to 11 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Rain showers likely. Chance of showers 60 percent.
Lows 38 to 43 inland to around 44 at the shore. Highs 48 to 53.
Northwest 8 to 13 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain and snow
showers in the morning. Lows 31 to 36 inland to around 40 at the
shore. Highs around 49.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows 34 to 39 inland to around 40 at the shore. Highs around 52.

.Outlook for Fri Oct 27 through Thu Nov  2...expect above normal
temperatures and near normal precipitation.

$$

...................Smoke Management Forecast data....................

The following values are for 1 PM EST (2 PM EDT) today:

                          Haines    Mixing  Transport  Ventilation
WIMS ID/         Site/     Index  / Height /  Winds   /    Index
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 4 LOW       / 1900  / SW 23   /   437 (G)
200301 /       KENTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 1100  / SW 27   /   297 (F)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 5 MODERATE  / 1300  / SW 27   /   351 (G)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 4 LOW       / 1200  / SW 26   /   312 (G)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 1600  / SW 25   /   400 (G)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 4 LOW       / 1400  / SW 25   /   350 (G)
200703 /        GWINN/ 5 MODERATE  / 1400  / SW 28   /   392 (G)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 5 MODERATE  / 1600  / SW 23   /   368 (G)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 4 LOW       / 1700  / SW 24   /   408 (G)
201504 /         RACO/ 4 LOW       / 1800  / SW 28   /   504 (G)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 5 MODERATE  / 1300  / SW 24   /   312 (G)
201401 /       REXTON/ 4 LOW       / 1700  / SW 29   /   493 (G)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 4 LOW       / 2000  / SW 27   /   540 (G)
201202 /        SENEY/ 4 LOW       / 1900  / SW 27   /   513 (G)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 1700  / SW 27   /   459 (G)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 4 LOW       / 1200  / SW 25   /   300 (G)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 5 MODERATE  / 1300  / SW 31   /   403 (G)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 5 MODERATE  / 1700  / SW 27   /   459 (G)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 3 VERY LOW  / 1700  / SW 24   /   408 (G)
       /          KEW/ 4 LOW       / 600   / SW 21   /   126 (P)

THE FOLLOWING VALUES ARE FOR 1 PM EST (2 PM EDT) Sat...

                          Haines    Mixing  Transport  Ventilation
WIMS ID/         Site/     Index  / Height /  Winds   /    Index
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 2 VERY LOW  / 2600  / S 27    /   702 (E)
200301 /       KENTON/ 4 LOW       / 2600  / SW 42   /   1092 (E)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 5 MODERATE  / 2700  / SW 43   /   1161 (E)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 4 LOW       / 1900  / S 36    /   684 (E)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 2100  / S 34    /   714 (E)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 1800  / S 33    /   594 (G)
200703 /        GWINN/ 3 VERY LOW  / 2100  / SW 41   /   861 (E)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 2300  / S 31    /   713 (E)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 3200  / SW 37   /   1184 (E)
201504 /         RACO/ 4 LOW       / 2500  / S 31    /   775 (E)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 2700  / SW 34   /   918 (E)
201401 /       REXTON/ 4 LOW       / 1800  / S 31    /   558 (G)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 4 LOW       / 2500  / SW 26   /   650 (E)
201202 /        SENEY/ 4 LOW       / 2000  / S 33    /   660 (E)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 2000  / S 33    /   660 (E)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 3 VERY LOW  / 1900  / S 33    /   627 (E)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 3 VERY LOW  / 2500  / SW 44   /   1100 (E)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 3 VERY LOW  / 2900  / SW 41   /   1189 (E)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 4 LOW       / 1300  / SW 20   /   260 (F)
       /          KEW/ 2 VERY LOW  / 1300  / SW 33   /   429 (G)

Note:  Mixing heights are in feet above ground level
       Transport winds are in miles per hour

.....................................................................

The following is point forecast information valid at 1 PM EST.
Note that the QPF is from 7 AM to 1 PM EST. Also, wind speeds have
been reduced by a factor of 0.7 by the request of local fire officials.

WIMS ID/         Site/Temp/  RH/WSPD/WGST/WDIR/ QPF
---------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/  71/  48/   6/  10/   S/0.00
200301 /       KENTON/  73/  40/   7/  12/   S/0.00
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/  73/  42/   7/  12/   S/0.00
201004 /     MUNISING/  67/  55/   8/  12/   S/0.00
201002 /     DOE LAKE/  68/  54/   7/  11/   S/0.00
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/  67/  56/   6/  11/   S/0.00
200703 /        GWINN/  68/  50/   6/  10/   S/0.00
200903 /    LABRANCHE/  69/  49/   5/   8/   S/0.00
200503 /       PELKIE/  73/  42/   5/  10/   S/0.00
201504 /         RACO/  67/  59/   8/  14/  SW/0.00
200802 /    RANDVILLE/  71/  45/   5/   8/   S/0.00
201401 /       REXTON/  66/  62/   9/  15/  SW/0.00
201505 /      RUDYARD/  67/  57/   8/  14/  SW/0.00
201202 /        SENEY/  68/  57/   8/  13/   S/0.00
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/  67/  59/   8/  13/   S/0.00
201102 /   STONINGTON/  66/  59/   6/  10/   S/0.00
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/  71/  43/   8/  13/   S/0.00
200103 /   WATERSMEET/  72/  41/   7/  12/   S/0.00
       /DRUMND ISLAND/  68/  49/   5/   9/  SW/0.00
       /          KEW/  69/  49/   4/   8/   S/0.00
$$

Rolfson



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