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
237 AM CST Sat Feb 18 2017

...Warmth continues...Rain Monday...

.DISCUSSION...The April-like temperatures will continue
through the weekend and into much of next week. A low pressure
system will bring areas of showers on Monday and Monday night.
Isolated storms are possible in the south. A strong winter storm
system then takes aim on the region for next Friday. Widespread
rain and snow are likely at this time with several inches of snow
possible. Colder, more seasonable air would also return as this
storm exits.

IAZ011-030-MNZ079-088-096-WIZ032-033-041-053>055-061-190015-
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
237 AM CST Sat Feb 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....52-57.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........9 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 8000 or poor (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........93-98 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds around 5 mph early in the
                    evening becoming light.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........52-57 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 1500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 12 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 19000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. Southeast winds
6 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY...Rain likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs
55 TO 60. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around
25 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain likely and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows 40 TO 45. Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. West winds 6 to 11 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 TO 45. Southwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Southwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 45 TO 50. East
winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain possibly mixed with snow. Lows 35 TO 40.
East winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.FRIDAY...Rain possibly mixed with snow. Highs 40 TO 45. East
winds 12 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

$$

WIZ017-029-034-042>044-190015-
Taylor-Clark-Jackson-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-
Including the cities of Medford, Neillsville, Black River Falls,
Sparta, Tomah, Mauston, and Friendship
237 AM CST Sat Feb 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....49-54.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 10000 or poor (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....27-32.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 6 mph until early morning
                    becoming light.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....49-54.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........5 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1100 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 9 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 9000 or poor (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Southeast winds
6 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY...Rain. Highs 50 TO 55. Southeast winds 8 to 13 mph.
Chance of rain 90 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 40 TO 45. South winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance
of precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 35 TO 40. Southwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Southwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain. Highs 45 TO 50. East
winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow likely. Lows 30 TO 35. East winds
7 to 12 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.FRIDAY...Rain and snow. Highs 40 TO 45. East winds 8 to 13 mph.
Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

$$

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-MNZ086-087-094-095-190015-
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
237 AM CST Sat Feb 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....52-57.
Min humidity........57-62 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........9 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 4 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 6000 or poor (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....31-36.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast 5 to 6 mph in the late evening and
                    overnight.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........57-62 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........5 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....South around 16 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 21000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows 45 TO
50. Southeast winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Rain likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs
55 TO 60. Southeast winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts to around
30 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Rain likely and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows 40 TO 45. Southwest winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of
precipitation 60 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. West winds 7 to 12 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 TO 45. Southwest winds
8 to 13 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. West winds 8 to
13 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. North winds 5 to
9 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 45 TO 50. East
winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain possibly mixed with snow. Lows 30 TO 35.
East winds 11 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.FRIDAY...Rain possibly mixed with snow. Highs 35 TO 40. North
winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

$$



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