Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6
000
FNUS53 KMQT 190939
FWFMQT

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UPPER MICHIGAN
National Weather Service Marquette MI
539 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...WARMER AND DRIER TODAY THEN SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORMS CHANCES
INCREASING LATE SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY NIGHT...

.DISCUSSION: Drier weather will return this weekend with temperatures
rising back to above normal. However, there will be a slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms southeast this afternoon and a chance
showers and thunderstorms over western Upper Michigan Sunday
afternoon and across Upper Michigan Sunday night as a cold front
edges through the region.

MIZ001-003-200945-
Keweenaw-Northern Houghton-
Including the cities of Copper Harbor, Houghton, and Hancock
539 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....77-82 inland to around 73 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........48-53 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 62.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........87-92 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A chance of rain showers. A
                    chance of thunderstorms by mid afternoon.
                    Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Max temperature.....81-86 inland to around 77 at the shore.
Min humidity........49-54 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 8 to 13 mph with gusts to
                    around 20 mph.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.07 inch.
Hours of Sun........8.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 3.

$$

MIZ002-009-084-200945-
Ontonagon-Gogebic-Southern Houghton-
Including the cities of Ontonagon, Ironwood, Kenton, and Sidnaw
539 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017 /439 AM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog early.
Max temperature.....78-83.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........41-46 percent inland to 53 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......21 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 8 to 13 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....57-62.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........98-100 percent inland to 89 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A chance of rain showers and
                    thunderstorms by mid afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 40 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 83 inland to around 77 at the shore.
Min humidity........47-52 percent inland to 57 percent at the
                    shore.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 7 to 12 mph increasing to 6 to
                    11 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.08 inch.
Hours of Sun........7.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 3.

$$

MIZ004-005-200945-
Baraga-Marquette-
Including the cities of L`Anse, Gwinn, and Marquette
539 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. A slight chance of rain showers
                    and thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation 20
                    percent.
Max temperature.....Around 80.
   24 hr trend......18 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
   24 hr trend......37 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.10 inch.
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................2 until 0900, then 1 until 1200, then 2 until
                    1900, then 1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....56-61.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........98-100 percent inland to 85 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A chance of rain showers and
                    thunderstorms by mid afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 40 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 85.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.04 inch.
Hours of Sun........8.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 3.

$$

MIZ010-011-200945-
Iron-Dickinson-
Including the cities of Iron River and Iron Mountain
439 AM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog early. A slight chance
                    of rain showers and isolated thunderstorms
                    early. A slight chance of rain showers and
                    thunderstorms by mid afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 81.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.06 inch.
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................2 until 1900, then 1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....53-58.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers
                    and thunderstorms by mid afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 84.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.03 inch.
Hours of Sun........8.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 3.

$$

MIZ012-200945-
Menominee-
Including the city of Menominee
439 AM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. A slight chance of rain showers
                    and thunderstorms by late morning. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 81.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........0.01-0.12 inch.
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 2 until 1400, then 3 until
                    1700, then 2.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. A slight chance of rain showers
                    and thunderstorms early in the evening. Chance
                    of precipitation 20 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 59.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........96-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.01 inch.
LAL.................2 until 2300, then 1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 84.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ006-007-085-200945-
Alger-Luce-Northern Schoolcraft-
Including the cities of Grand Marais, Munising, Newberry,
and Seney
539 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early. A slight
                    chance of rain showers and thunderstorms by
                    late morning. Chance of precipitation 20
                    percent.
Max temperature.....76-81 inland to around 73 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......36 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.13 inch.
Hours of Sun........7.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2 until 1400, then 3 until
                    1900, then 2.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 59.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........98-100 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.........Partly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers
                    and thunderstorms by mid afternoon. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....80-85 inland to around 78 at the shore.
Min humidity........51-56 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 6 to 11 mph increasing to 8 to
                    13 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................1 until 1400, then 2.

$$

MIZ008-200945-
Chippewa-
Including the city of Sault Ste. Marie
539 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early. A slight
                    chance of rain showers. A slight chance of
                    thunderstorms by late morning. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....74-79.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........56-61 percent.
   24 hr trend......28 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 7 to 12 mph shifting to the west by
                    mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.03 inch.
Hours of Sun........6.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 2 until 1900, then 1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 59.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....78-83.
Min humidity........54-59 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ013-014-200945-
Delta-Southern Schoolcraft-
Including the cities of Escanaba, Gladstone, and Manistique
539 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A chance of rain showers and
                    thunderstorms by late morning. Chance of
                    precipitation 40 percent.
Max temperature.....77-82.
   24 hr trend......17 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
   24 hr trend......23 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest 6 to
                    11 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........0.03-0.14 inch.
Hours of Sun........7.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2 until 1400, then 3.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. A slight chance of rain showers
                    and thunderstorms early in the evening. Chance
                    of precipitation 20 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 58.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 4 to 9 mph becoming 5 to 10 mph late.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.01 inch.
LAL.................2 until 2300, then 1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....81-86 inland to around 75 at the shore.
Min humidity........51-56 percent inland to 60 percent at the
                    shore.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 6 to 11 mph shifting to the
                    south 8 to 13 mph with gusts to around 20 mph
                    by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ015-200945-
Mackinac-
Including the city of St. Ignace
539 AM EDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early. A slight
                    chance of rain showers. A slight chance of
                    thunderstorms by late morning. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Max temperature.....73-78.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........59-64 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 6 to 11 mph shifting to the southwest 5 to
                    10 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None to 0.06 inch.
Hours of Sun........6.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. A slight chance of rain showers
                    early in the evening. Chance of showers 20
                    percent.
Min temperature.....Around 60.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None .
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....76-81 inland to around 74 at the shore.
Min humidity........58-63 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 6 to 11 mph increasing to 8 to
                    13 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None .
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................1.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers
and thunderstorms. Lows 59 to 64 inland to around 65 at the shore.
Highs around 79 inland to around 73 at the shore. Variable winds
5 mph or less.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows 55 to 60 inland to around 61 at the shore. Highs 70 to 75. North
winds 3 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows 49 to 54 inland to around 55 at the shore. Highs 66 to 71.
Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 44 to 49 inland to around 53 at the shore.
Highs 67 to 72.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 45 to 50 inland to around 54 at the shore.
Highs around 72.

.Outlook for Sat Aug 26 through Fri Sep  1...expect near 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/ 4 LOW       / 7500  / W 12    /   900 (E)
200301 /       KENTON/ 4 LOW       / 7400  / W 16    /   1184 (E)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 4 LOW       / 7900  / W 16    /   1264 (E)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 4 LOW       / 2700  / W 8     /   216 (F)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 6800  / W 9     /   612 (E)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 4 LOW       / 6600  / W 9     /   594 (G)
200703 /        GWINN/ 4 LOW       / 7500  / W 12    /   900 (E)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 5 MODERATE  / 7300  / W 12    /   876 (E)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 4 LOW       / 7800  / W 17    /   1326 (E)
201504 /         RACO/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5700  / W 12    /   684 (E)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 5 MODERATE  / 7900  / W 14    /   1106 (E)
201401 /       REXTON/ 4 LOW       / 3400  / W 10    /   340 (G)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 3 VERY LOW  / 6700  / W 13    /   871 (E)
201202 /        SENEY/ 4 LOW       / 5300  / W 10    /   530 (G)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 3100  / W 11    /   341 (G)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 4 LOW       / 6500  / W 10    /   650 (E)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 4 LOW       / 6800  / W 17    /   1156 (E)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 4 LOW       / 7100  / W 17    /   1207 (E)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 3 VERY LOW  / 4900  / NW 18   /   882 (E)
       /          KEW/ 4 LOW       / 2300  / W 19    /   437 (G)

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/ 4 LOW       / 4900  / SW 19   /   931 (E)
200301 /       KENTON/ 6 HIGH      / 4400  / W 19    /   836 (E)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 6 HIGH      / 5400  / W 19    /   1026 (E)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 4 LOW       / 5000  / SW 19   /   950 (E)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 4900  / SW 19   /   931 (E)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 4 LOW       / 4900  / SW 20   /   980 (E)
200703 /        GWINN/ 5 MODERATE  / 4600  / SW 21   /   966 (E)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4200  / SW 19   /   798 (E)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 5 MODERATE  / 5600  / W 19    /   1064 (E)
201504 /         RACO/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5500  / SW 23   /   1265 (E)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4000  / SW 19   /   760 (E)
201401 /       REXTON/ 3 VERY LOW  / 4600  / SW 24   /   1104 (E)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 4 LOW       / 5700  / SW 23   /   1311 (E)
201202 /        SENEY/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5000  / SW 21   /   1050 (E)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 4900  / SW 21   /   1029 (E)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 4500  / SW 19   /   855 (E)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 6 HIGH      / 2700  / SW 24   /   648 (E)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 6 HIGH      / 3300  / SW 18   /   594 (G)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 4 LOW       / 5200  / W 19    /   988 (E)
       /          KEW/ 5 MODERATE  / 3100  / SW 23   /   713 (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/  80/  48/   5/   8/   W/0.00
200301 /       KENTON/  78/  48/   7/  10/   W/0.00
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/  78/  48/   6/  10/   W/0.00
201004 /     MUNISING/  73/  64/   2/   5/   W/0.00
201002 /     DOE LAKE/  77/  55/   3/   6/  SW/0.00
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/  77/  55/   4/   6/  SW/0.00
200703 /        GWINN/  77/  50/   4/   8/   W/0.00
200903 /    LABRANCHE/  78/  50/   4/   8/   W/0.00
200503 /       PELKIE/  79/  51/   7/  10/   W/0.00
201504 /         RACO/  75/  60/   3/   6/   W/0.00
200802 /    RANDVILLE/  78/  48/   5/   8/   W/0.00
201401 /       REXTON/  73/  68/   4/   7/  SW/0.00
201505 /      RUDYARD/  75/  58/   4/   7/   W/0.00
201202 /        SENEY/  75/  63/   4/   7/   W/0.00
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/  73/  68/   3/   7/   W/0.00
201102 /   STONINGTON/  78/  56/   5/   7/  SW/0.00
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/  77/  54/   7/  10/   W/0.00
200103 /   WATERSMEET/  77/  47/   6/  10/   W/0.00
       /DRUMND ISLAND/  74/  61/   6/   9/   W/0.00
       /          KEW/  75/  60/   8/  12/   W/0.00
$$

JLB


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.