Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
412 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

MIZ002>005-009>012-084-070000-
ONTONAGON-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-BARAGA-MARQUETTE-GOGEBIC-IRON-
DICKINSON-MENOMINEE-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONTONAGON...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK...
L`ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE...IRONWOOD...IRON RIVER...
IRON MOUNTAIN...MENOMINEE...KENTON...SIDNAW
412 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016 /312 AM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016/

...INCREASED WILDFIRE POTENTIAL TODAY...

AN UNSEASONABLY WARM AIR MASS WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE REGION
TODAY...RESULTING IN TEMPERATURES WELL INTO THE 80S ACROSS INTERIOR
WESTERN UPPER MICHIGAN THIS AFTERNOON. THESE TEMPERATURES COMBINED
WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES FALLING TO AROUND 20 PERCENT AND
SOUTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 20 MPH WILL RESULT IN AN INCREASED
WILDFIRE POTENTIAL THIS AFTERNOON.

BURN RESTRICTIONS ARE IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF UPPER MICHIGAN. FOR
COMPLETE DETAILS...VISIT WWW.DNR.STATE.MI.US/BURNPERMITS...ALL LOWER
CASE...OR BY CALLING 866-922-2876.

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