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
411 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...BREEZY CONDITIONS TONIGHT AND SATURDAY WITH DRIER WEATHER...

.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER RETURNS TODAY WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES
ABOVE NORMAL IN THE MIDDLE 50S TO MIDDLE 60S. A LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WILL MOVE OVER NORTHERN ONTARIO ON SATURDAY. IT WILL
REMAIN DRY OVER UPPER MICHIGAN WITH BREEZY CONDITIONS ON
SATURDAY AS WEST WINDS GUST UP TO 30 MPH TO THE SOUTH OF THE
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR RAIN WILL RETURN LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT AND THIS WILL LAST THROUGH MID WEEK NEXT WEEK
AS UNSETTLED WEATHER REMAINS OVER THE AREA.

MIZ001-003-250815-
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
411 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT INLAND TO 59 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
                    MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........5.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-81 PERCENT INLAND TO 72 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......22 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15
                    TO 20 MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST 15 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO
                    15 TO 25 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ002-009-084-250815-
ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONTONAGON...IRONWOOD...KENTON...SIDNAW
411 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 /311 AM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014/

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
                    PATCHY FOG EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
   24 HR TREND......18 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......21 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........6.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST 15 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO
                    15 TO 25 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ004-005-250815-
BARAGA-MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...L`ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE
411 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS
                    OF FOG THIS MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
                    MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........6.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT INLAND TO 77 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ010-011-250815-
IRON-DICKINSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IRON RIVER...IRON MOUNTAIN
311 AM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
                    WIDESPREAD FOG EARLY...THEN PATCHY FOG BY LATE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 62.
   24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......26 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........5.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ012-250815-
MENOMINEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MENOMINEE
311 AM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS
                    OF FOG THIS MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........61-66 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH BY
                    MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........5.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ006-007-085-250815-
ALGER-LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING...NEWBERRY...
SENEY
411 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........62-67 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH BY
                    MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........4.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-97 PERCENT INLAND TO 86 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 INCH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO
                    15 TO 20 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........9.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ008-250815-
CHIPPEWA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SAULT STE. MARIE
411 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........71-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT WETTER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
                    MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........3.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
                    MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.02 INCH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO
                    15 TO 25 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........7.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ013-014-250815-
DELTA-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESCANABA...GLADSTONE...MANISTIQUE
411 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG THROUGH EARLY
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........66-71 PERCENT INLAND TO 75 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........5.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH THROUGH MIDNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........9.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ015-250815-
MACKINAC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. IGNACE
411 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........74-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........3.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
AIRPORT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH THROUGH MIDNIGHT.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 INCH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
AIRPORT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........8.
LAL.................1.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 50 TO 55 INLAND TO AROUND
49 AT THE SHORE. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 39. HIGHS AROUND 52.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 42 TO 47.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 38. HIGHS 42 TO 47.

.OUTLOOK FOR FRI OCT 31 THROUGH THU NOV 6...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/ 4 LOW       / 1300  / SW 12   /   156 (F)
200301 /       KENTON/ 4 LOW       / 1100  / SW 24   /   264 (F)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 4 LOW       / 1100  / SW 14   /   154 (F)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 900   / SW 13   /   117 (P)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 4 LOW       / 900   / SW 13   /   117 (P)
200703 /        GWINN/ 4 LOW       / 1300  / SW 18   /   234 (F)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 4 LOW       / 1500  / SW 14   /   210 (F)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 4 LOW       / 1700  / SW 24   /   408 (G)
201504 /         RACO/ 3 VERY LOW  / 1800  / W 10    /   180 (F)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 5 MODERATE  / 1300  / SW 17   /   221 (F)
201401 /       REXTON/ 3 VERY LOW  / 1800  / SW 10   /   180 (F)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 3 VERY LOW  / 2600  / W 10    /   260 (F)
201202 /        SENEY/ 4 LOW       / 1800  / SW 13   /   234 (F)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 1700  / SW 12   /   204 (F)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 1200  / SW 13   /   156 (F)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 4 LOW       / 1200  / SW 27   /   324 (G)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 4 LOW       / 1600  / SW 23   /   368 (G)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 3 VERY LOW  / 2000  / W 12    /   240 (F)
       /          KEW/ 4 LOW       / 400   / SW 27   /   108 (P)

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

                          HAINES    MIXING  TRANSPORT  VENTILATION
WIMS ID/         SITE/     INDEX  / HEIGHT /  WIND   /    INDEX
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3500  / NW 27   /   945 (E)
200301 /       KENTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 2500  / W 35    /   875 (E)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 5 MODERATE  / 3100  / NW 34   /   1054 (E)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3300  / NW 28   /   924 (E)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3200  / NW 26   /   832 (E)
200703 /        GWINN/ 5 MODERATE  / 3400  / NW 34   /   1156 (E)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3000  / NW 31   /   930 (E)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3100  / W 37    /   1147 (E)
201504 /         RACO/ 5 MODERATE  / 3700  / W 33    /   1221 (E)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3400  / NW 34   /   1156 (E)
201401 /       REXTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 3700  / NW 29   /   1073 (E)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 4 LOW       / 3900  / NW 27   /   1053 (E)
201202 /        SENEY/ 5 MODERATE  / 3800  / NW 33   /   1254 (E)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3600  / NW 34   /   1224 (E)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 3200  / NW 25   /   800 (E)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 5 MODERATE  / 2800  / NW 33   /   924 (E)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 5 MODERATE  / 3000  / NW 32   /   960 (E)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 4 LOW       / 2500  / W 32    /   800 (E)
       /          KEW/ 4 LOW       / 2300  / W 43    /   989 (E)

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/  56/  69/   4/   6/  SW/0.00
200301 /       KENTON/  61/  57/   6/  10/  SW/0.00
201004 /     MUNISING/  57/  64/   7/   8/   S/0.00
201002 /     DOE LAKE/  57/  64/   5/   7/   S/0.00
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/  54/  73/   5/   7/   S/0.00
200703 /        GWINN/  57/  62/   6/   8/   S/0.00
200903 /    LABRANCHE/  56/  68/   4/   6/   S/0.00
200503 /       PELKIE/  62/  57/   6/   9/  SW/0.00
201504 /         RACO/  54/  71/   5/   7/  SW/0.00
200802 /    RANDVILLE/  57/  64/   4/   5/   S/0.00
201401 /       REXTON/  54/  75/   5/   8/  SW/0.00
201505 /      RUDYARD/  55/  73/   4/   6/  SW/0.00
201202 /        SENEY/  57/  67/   5/   7/   S/0.00
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/  56/  69/   6/   8/   S/0.00
201102 /   STONINGTON/  55/  73/   4/   6/   S/0.00
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/  62/  54/   8/  13/   S/0.00
200103 /   WATERSMEET/  60/  57/   6/  10/  SW/0.00
       /DRUMND ISLAND/  53/  78/   4/   5/  SW/0.00
       /          KEW/  59/  57/   5/   8/  SW/0.00
$$

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