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
543 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

...UNSEASONABLY WARM AND HUMID THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH A SMALL
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY FAR WEST...

.DISCUSSION: Unseasonably warm and humid conditions will continue
through Sunday. Some record highs will likely be set as afternoon
temperatures rise well into the 80s across much of Upper Michigan
each day. Conditions will be cooler near Lake Michigan and Lake
Huron. There will be a small chance of showers and thunderstorms
over far western Upper Michigan late today and tonight. A cold
front slowly moving across the Upper Michigan late Monday and
Tuesday will then bring an increasing chance of showers and
thunderstorms eastward across the area. Temperatures will fall
back to near or below normal on Wednesday and remain below normal
through Friday.

MIZ001-003-240945-
Keweenaw-Northern Houghton-
Including the cities of Copper Harbor, Houghton, and Hancock
543 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated rain showers and
                    thunderstorms late. Chance of precipitation 20
                    percent.
Max temperature.....83-88 inland to around 77 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........58-63 percent.
   24 hr trend......16 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
                    through early afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.01 inch.
Hours of Sun........7.
LAL.................2.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers and
                    thunderstorms. Patchy fog late. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Min temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........97-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......North 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southeast 4
                    to 9 mph late.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.02 inch on the keweenaw
                    peninsula...and 0.05-0.11 inch over isle
                    royale.
LAL.................3 until 0700, then 2.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers
                    and thunderstorms through early afternoon.
                    Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....82-87 inland to around 78 at the shore.
Min humidity........51-56 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........7.
LAL.................2 until 1400, then 1.

$$

MIZ002-009-084-240945-
Ontonagon-Gogebic-Southern Houghton-
Including the cities of Ontonagon, Ironwood, Kenton, and Sidnaw
543 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017 /443 AM CDT Sat Sep 23 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Isolated rain showers and
                    thunderstorms late. Chance of precipitation 20
                    percent.
Max temperature.....Around 86 inland to around 80 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........53-58 percent inland to 62 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......16 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 8 to 13 mph with gusts to around 20
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........8.
LAL.................1 until 1800, then 2 until 1900, then 3.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated rain showers and
                    thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 20
                    percent.
Min temperature.....Around 65.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.06 inch.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 2 until 0600, then 1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....83-88.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ004-005-240945-
Baraga-Marquette-
Including the cities of L`Anse, Gwinn, and Marquette
543 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 87.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........49-54 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 9 to 14 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 65.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 85.
Min humidity........48-53 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ010-011-240945-
Iron-Dickinson-
Including the cities of Iron River and Iron Mountain
443 AM CDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 87.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......8 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 7 to 12 mph with gusts to around 20
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 64.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......South 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 86.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ012-240945-
Menominee-
Including the city of Menominee
443 AM CDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 90 inland to around 84 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 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.
Min temperature.....Around 65.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........96-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 86 inland to around 80 at the shore.
Min humidity........49-54 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ006-007-085-240945-
Alger-Luce-Northern Schoolcraft-
Including the cities of Grand Marais, Munising, Newberry,
and Seney
543 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....84-89 inland to around 83 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 9 to 14 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 65.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........96-100 percent inland to 89 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 84.
Min humidity........53-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ008-240945-
Chippewa-
Including the city of Sault Ste. Marie
543 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........54-59 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 9 to 14 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear. Areas of fog late.
Min temperature.....Around 64.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........96-100 percent inland to 91 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....81-86.
Min humidity........53-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ013-014-240945-
Delta-Southern Schoolcraft-
Including the cities of Escanaba, Gladstone, and Manistique
543 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....85-90 inland to around 75 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........51-56 percent inland to 62 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......12 percent drier.
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 64.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........96-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 84 inland to around 75 at the shore.
Min humidity........53-58 percent inland to 65 percent at the
                    shore.
20-foot winds.......South 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ015-240945-
Mackinac-
Including the city of St. Ignace
543 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....80-85 inland to around 74 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........58-63 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 8 to 13 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear. Patchy fog late.
Min temperature.....Around 63.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........97-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....79-84 inland to around 76 at the shore.
Min humidity........58-63 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...Mostly clear. A 50 percent chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Areas of fog late. Lows around 63. Highs
78 to 83 inland to around 74 at the shore. Southwest 4 to
9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cooler. Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers
and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation
50 percent. Lows 56 to 61. Highs 66 to 71 inland to around 62 at the
shore. Northwest 3 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows 46 to 51 inland to around 52 at the shore. Highs
57 to 62. Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows 40 to 45 inland to around 48 at the shore. Highs
57 to 62 inland to around 56 at the shore.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows 39 to 44 inland to around 46 at the shore. Highs 54 to 59.

.Outlook for Sat Sep 30 through Fri Oct  6...expect above normal
temperatures and below 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/ 5 MODERATE  / 4600  / SW 23   /   1058 (E)
200301 /       KENTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 2900  / SW 24   /   696 (E)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 6 HIGH      / 3800  / SW 24   /   912 (E)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 5 MODERATE  / 2100  / SW 21   /   441 (G)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3000  / SW 24   /   720 (E)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 5 MODERATE  / 2600  / SW 24   /   624 (E)
200703 /        GWINN/ 6 HIGH      / 3300  / SW 26   /   858 (E)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 6 HIGH      / 3900  / SW 23   /   897 (E)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 4 LOW       / 3300  / SW 23   /   759 (E)
201504 /         RACO/ 5 MODERATE  / 1700  / SW 20   /   340 (G)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3900  / SW 24   /   936 (E)
201401 /       REXTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 1000  / SW 21   /   210 (F)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 5 MODERATE  / 1600  / W 20    /   320 (G)
201202 /        SENEY/ 5 MODERATE  / 2000  / SW 21   /   420 (G)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 2200  / SW 20   /   440 (G)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 2100  / SW 23   /   483 (G)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 3 VERY LOW  / 2800  / SW 21   /   588 (G)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 5 MODERATE  / 3400  / SW 24   /   816 (E)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 5 MODERATE  / 1200  / W 20    /   240 (F)
       /          KEW/ 3 VERY LOW  / 800   / W 24    /   192 (F)

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

                          Haines    Mixing  Transport  Ventilation
WIMS ID/         Site/     Index  / Height /  Winds   /    Index
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5000  / S 16    /   800 (E)
200301 /       KENTON/ 3 VERY LOW  / 6200  / SW 21   /   1302 (E)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 3 VERY LOW  / 6400  / SW 20   /   1280 (E)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 5 MODERATE  / 600   / SW 19   /   114 (P)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 4300  / SW 19   /   817 (E)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 4 LOW       / 3900  / SW 18   /   702 (E)
200703 /        GWINN/ 3 VERY LOW  / 4700  / SW 20   /   940 (E)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 4 LOW       / 4600  / S 17    /   782 (E)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 4 LOW       / 6600  / SW 21   /   1386 (E)
201504 /         RACO/ 5 MODERATE  / 2300  / SW 16   /   368 (G)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5300  / SW 19   /   1007 (E)
201401 /       REXTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 1800  / SW 17   /   306 (G)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 5 MODERATE  / 2500  / SW 16   /   400 (G)
201202 /        SENEY/ 4 LOW       / 2800  / SW 17   /   476 (G)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 2600  / SW 17   /   442 (G)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 2300  / S 18    /   414 (G)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 3 VERY LOW  / 6400  / SW 24   /   1536 (E)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 3 VERY LOW  / 6000  / SW 21   /   1260 (E)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 4 LOW       / 1300  / SW 13   /   169 (F)
       /          KEW/ 4 LOW       / 1500  / SW 20   /   300 (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/  89/  50/   8/  12/  SW/0.00
200301 /       KENTON/  85/  57/   7/  12/  SW/0.00
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/  86/  54/   7/  12/  SW/0.00
201004 /     MUNISING/  84/  55/   7/  10/  SW/0.00
201002 /     DOE LAKE/  87/  53/   8/  12/  SW/0.00
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/  86/  54/   7/  11/  SW/0.00
200703 /        GWINN/  87/  52/   8/  12/  SW/0.00
200903 /    LABRANCHE/  87/  51/   8/  12/  SW/0.00
200503 /       PELKIE/  85/  58/   6/  11/  SW/0.00
201504 /         RACO/  83/  59/   8/  11/  SW/0.00
200802 /    RANDVILLE/  87/  51/   7/  12/  SW/0.00
201401 /       REXTON/  80/  66/   8/  10/   S/0.00
201505 /      RUDYARD/  83/  59/   8/  11/  SW/0.00
201202 /        SENEY/  84/  59/   8/  12/  SW/0.00
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/  84/  60/   8/  12/  SW/0.00
201102 /   STONINGTON/  85/  59/   7/  10/   S/0.00
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/  83/  64/   8/  12/  SW/0.00
200103 /   WATERSMEET/  84/  58/   7/  12/  SW/0.00
       /DRUMND ISLAND/  81/  61/   6/   8/  SW/0.00
       /          KEW/  82/  63/   8/  11/  SW/0.00
$$

JLB


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