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Afternoon Hot Air Balloon Forecast
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
329 PM CST SAT FEB 17 2018

...Waukesha...

.This Afternoon...

    Sunset:                          526 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           4 PM  250/07 MPH
                                     5 PM  260/12 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:            12 PM  230/20 MPH
                                     6 PM  260/17 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0320 PM):  1000ft  Missing
                                     2000ft  240/15 MPH
                                     3000ft  250/22 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1900Z run):      1000ft  220/14 MPH
                                     2000ft  230/20 MPH
                                     3000ft  250/27 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:           12 PM  +18
                                     6 PM  +10

    Density Altitude:                4 PM  -836 FT
                                     5 PM  -836 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         Possible low ceilings,
                                     Occasional precipitation
                                     See Waukesha TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        645 AM
    Weather:        See Waukesha TAF below
    Surface Wind:   7 AM  200/05 MPH
                    9 AM  150/07 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  6 AM  210/07 MPH

.Latest Waukesha TAF(2020Z)...

    FM172020 24006KT 3/4SM -SN BKN007 OVC012
    FM172200 24010KT 1 1/2SM -SN OVC035
    FM172300 26009KT P6SM VCSH BKN040
    FM180000 26009KT P6SM BKN030
    FM180100 26009KT P6SM BKN035
    FM181100 21004KT P6SM SCT150
    FM181700 17011KT P6SM BKN150=

&&

...Janesville...

.This Afternoon...

    Sunset:                          526 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           4 PM  250/09 MPH
                                     5 PM  260/10 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:            12 PM  200/12 MPH
                                     6 PM  260/17 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0320 PM):  1000ft  Missing
                                     2000ft  240/15 MPH
                                     3000ft  250/22 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1900Z run):      1000ft  200/14 MPH
                                     2000ft  210/19 MPH
                                     3000ft  240/22 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:           12 PM  +17
                                     6 PM  +9

    Density Altitude:                4 PM  -643 FT
                                     5 PM  -729 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         Possible low ceilings,
                                     Occasional precipitation
                                     See Rockford TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        645 AM
    Weather:        See Rockford TAF below
    Surface Wind:   7 AM  160/05 MPH
                    9 AM  160/09 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  6 AM  170/07 MPH

.Latest Rockford TAF(2049Z)...

    FM172049 20010KT 1/2SM -SN FZFG OVC008
    FM172230 27010KT 3SM -SN SCT008 OVC015
    FM172330 26012G20KT P6SM BKN015
    FM180300 27007KT P6SM SCT025
    FM181000 17006KT P6SM SCT250
     TEMPO 1810/1814 3SM BR

&&

...Madison...

.This Afternoon...

    Sunset:                          526 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           4 PM  250/10 MPH
                                     5 PM  260/09G16 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:            12 PM  200/13 MPH
                                     6 PM  260/16 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0320 PM):  1000ft  Missing
                                     2000ft  240/15 MPH
                                     3000ft  250/22 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1900Z run):      1000ft  210/13 MPH
                                     2000ft  220/19 MPH
                                     3000ft  240/25 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:           12 PM  +17
                                     6 PM  +9

    Density Altitude:                4 PM  -725 FT
                                     5 PM  -752 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         Possible low ceilings,
                                     Occasional precipitation
                                     See Madison TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        645 AM
    Weather:        Possible low ceilings
                    See Madison TAF below
    Surface Wind:   7 AM  160/06 MPH
                    9 AM  160/10G17 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  6 AM  160/09 MPH

.Latest Madison TAF(2119Z)...

    FM172119 24006KT 1/2SM -SN FZFG FEW009 OVC015
     TEMPO 1721/1722 3SM -SN OVC015
    FM172230 25009KT P6SM -SN BKN020
    FM180000 26007KT P6SM SCT030
    FM180300 27006KT P6SM FEW200
    FM180700 00000KT P6SM FEW250
    FM181600 16010KT P6SM BKN140
    FM181700 17013G21KT P6SM BKN150

&&

...Sheboygan...

.This Afternoon...

    Sunset:                          526 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           4 PM  250/12 MPH
                                     5 PM  250/13G20 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:            12 PM  210/18 MPH
                                     6 PM  240/18 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0320 PM):  1000ft  Missing
                                     2000ft  240/15 MPH
                                     3000ft  250/22 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1900Z run):      1000ft  240/21 MPH
                                     2000ft  240/27 MPH
                                     3000ft  250/32 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:           12 PM  +18
                                     6 PM  +10

    Density Altitude:                4 PM  -959 FT
                                     5 PM  -1020 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         Possible low ceilings,
                                     Occasional precipitation
                                     See Manitowoc TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        645 AM
    Weather:        Possible low ceilings
                    See Manitowoc TAF below
    Surface Wind:   7 AM  230/05 MPH
                    9 AM  170/08 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  6 AM  240/08 MPH

.Latest Manitowoc TAF(1733Z)...

    FM171733 21011G18KT P6SM BKN060
    FM172000 22012G19KT 4SM -SN BKN035
     TEMPO 1720/1723 3/4SM -SN BKN018
    FM180000 25010G17KT P6SM SCT045 BKN090
    FM180300 27009G15KT P6SM SKC
    FM180800 29004KT P6SM SKC
    FM181300 18006KT P6SM BKN250
    FM181700 17013G23KT P6SM BKN100

&&

This forecast is not routinely updated or amended outside of
scheduled issuances.

$$




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