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
457 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

...DRY AND WARMER TODAY THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...

.DISCUSSION...THE COMBINATION OF MORE SUNSHINE AND A SOUTHWEST FLOW
AROUND HIGH PRESSURE DRIFTING TO THE EAST WILL RESULT IN A SEASONABLY
WARM AFTERNOON ACROSS UPPER MICHIGAN. AN UPPER AIR DISTURBANCE
TRACKING EAST FROM THE NORTH CENTRAL PLAINS WILL THEN BRING A RETURN
OF MORE CLOUDS ON FRIDAY ALONG WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS INTO
SATURDAY...MAINLY OVER THE SOUTH CENTRAL AND EAST. AS AN UPPER RIDGE
BUILDS INTO THE GREAT LAKES LATE IN THE WEEKEND AND NEXT WEEK...
EXPECT MAINLY DRY AND WARMER WEATHER.

MIZ001-003-281100-
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
457 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76 INLAND TO AROUND 68 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 7 TO 12 MPH BY
                    MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    LATE. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77 INLAND TO AROUND 70 AT THE SHORE.
MIN HUMIDITY........61-66 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO TRACE.
HOURS OF SUN........6.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ002-009-084-281100-
ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONTONAGON...IRONWOOD...KENTON...SIDNAW
457 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015 /357 AM CDT THU AUG 27 2015/

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-44 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 6
                    TO 11 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
   24 HR TREND......21 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PERCENT INLAND TO 85 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    BY LATE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
MIN HUMIDITY........61-66 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.03 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........5.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ004-005-281100-
BARAGA-MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...L`ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE
457 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PERCENT INLAND TO 83 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    BY MID AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........5.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ010-011-281100-
IRON-DICKINSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IRON RIVER...IRON MOUNTAIN
357 AM CDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
   24 HR TREND......19 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........96-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    BY LATE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........58-63 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.03 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........4.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ012-281100-
MENOMINEE-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...MENOMINEE
357 AM CDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5 TO
                    10 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........97-100 PERCENT INLAND TO 90 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 6
                    TO 11 MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    BY MID AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.11 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........4.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ006-007-085-281100-
ALGER-LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING...NEWBERRY...
SENEY
457 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
   24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 MPH OR LESS INCREASING TO 6 TO 11 MPH
                    BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........98-100 PERCENT INLAND TO 87 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 75.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........7.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ008-281100-
CHIPPEWA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...SAULT STE. MARIE
457 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 6 TO
                    11 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........58-63 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........8.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ013-014-281100-
DELTA-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESCANABA...GLADSTONE...MANISTIQUE
457 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
   24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........97-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    BY MID AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........62-67 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 9 TO 14 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.03 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........5.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ015-281100-
MACKINAC-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...ST. IGNACE
457 AM EDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO
                    10 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........93-98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........63-68 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 9 TO 14 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........7.
LAL.................1.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...
MAINLY OVER THE SOUTHEAST HALF IN THE MORNING. LOWS 55 TO 60.
HIGHS 71 TO 76. SOUTH WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG BY LATE EVENING. LOWS 55 TO 60.
HIGHS 75 TO 80. VARIABLE WINDS 5 MPH OR LESS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 79 TO 84. SOUTH WINDS
4 TO 9 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 62 TO 67. HIGHS 81 TO 86.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 64. HIGHS AROUND 83 INLAND TO
AROUND 77 AT THE SHORE.

.OUTLOOK FOR THU SEP  3 THROUGH WED SEP  9...EXPECT ABOVE NORMAL
TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE 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 /  WIND   /    INDEX
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3800  / SW 5    /   190 (F)
200301 /       KENTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 3600  / S 5     /   180 (F)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 5 MODERATE  / 3800  / S 6     /   228 (F)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 4 LOW       / 3200  / SW 5    /   160 (F)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 3400  / SW 6    /   204 (F)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 4 LOW       / 3300  / SW 5    /   165 (F)
200703 /        GWINN/ 5 MODERATE  / 3700  / SW 6    /   222 (F)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3200  / SW 6    /   192 (F)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4200  / S 4     /   168 (F)
201504 /         RACO/ 4 LOW       / 3400  / SW 3    /   102 (P)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3000  / SW 6    /   180 (F)
201401 /       REXTON/ 4 LOW       / 3400  / SW 4    /   136 (F)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 4 LOW       / 3600  / W 3     /   108 (P)
201202 /        SENEY/ 4 LOW       / 3500  / SW 4    /   140 (F)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 3400  / SW 3    /   102 (P)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 4 LOW       / 3400  / SW 6    /   204 (F)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 5 MODERATE  / 3700  / S 8     /   296 (F)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 5 MODERATE  / 3400  / SW 6    /   204 (F)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 4 LOW       / 3600  / W 4     /   144 (F)
       /          KEW/ 5 MODERATE  / 3100  / S 4     /   124 (P)

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

                          HAINES    MIXING  TRANSPORT  VENTILATION
WIMS ID/         SITE/     INDEX  / HEIGHT /  WIND   /    INDEX
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 3400  / SW 16   /   544 (G)
200301 /       KENTON/ 3 VERY LOW  / 3600  / SW 11   /   396 (G)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 3 VERY LOW  / 3700  / SW 11   /   407 (G)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 4 LOW       / 3400  / SW 14   /   476 (G)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 3900  / SW 16   /   624 (E)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 4 LOW       / 3400  / SW 16   /   544 (G)
200703 /        GWINN/ 3 VERY LOW  / 4100  / SW 13   /   533 (G)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 4 LOW       / 3900  / SW 14   /   546 (G)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 4 LOW       / 4200  / SW 11   /   462 (G)
201504 /         RACO/ 4 LOW       / 4200  / SW 14   /   588 (G)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 4000  / SW 12   /   480 (G)
201401 /       REXTON/ 4 LOW       / 3400  / SW 17   /   578 (G)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 4 LOW       / 3800  / SW 16   /   608 (E)
201202 /        SENEY/ 4 LOW       / 4200  / SW 16   /   672 (E)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 3800  / SW 14   /   532 (G)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 4 LOW       / 3300  / SW 17   /   561 (G)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 3 VERY LOW  / 3300  / SW 12   /   396 (G)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 3 VERY LOW  / 3300  / SW 12   /   396 (G)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 4 LOW       / 2700  / SW 13   /   351 (G)
       /          KEW/ 3 VERY LOW  / 2800  / SW 12   /   336 (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/  55/   3/   5/   S/0.00
200301 /       KENTON/  73/  38/   4/   6/   S/0.00
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/  72/  41/   4/   7/   S/0.00
201004 /     MUNISING/  68/  60/   2/   4/  NE/0.00
201002 /     DOE LAKE/  70/  55/   1/   3/  SE/0.00
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/  69/  59/   2/   4/   S/0.00
200703 /        GWINN/  71/  50/   4/   7/   S/0.00
200903 /    LABRANCHE/  70/  55/   4/   6/   S/0.00
200503 /       PELKIE/  74/  39/   4/   6/   S/0.00
201504 /         RACO/  70/  54/   0/   1/  SW/0.00
200802 /    RANDVILLE/  70/  53/   3/   5/   S/0.00
201401 /       REXTON/  69/  55/   2/   4/  SW/0.00
201505 /      RUDYARD/  69/  56/   1/   3/  SW/0.00
201202 /        SENEY/  70/  55/   0/   2/   S/0.00
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/  69/  55/   0/   2/   S/0.00
201102 /   STONINGTON/  69/  61/   4/   7/   S/0.00
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/  72/  42/   4/   8/  SW/0.00
200103 /   WATERSMEET/  71/  41/   4/   7/  SW/0.00
       /DRUMND ISLAND/  66/  61/   2/   4/  SW/0.00
       /          KEW/  70/  47/   4/   6/  SE/0.00
$$

KC



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