Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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Evening Hot Air Balloon Forecast
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
329 PM CDT FRI AUG 18 2017

...Waukesha...

.This Evening...

    Sunset:                          749 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           5 PM  290/12 MPH
                                     7 PM  290/07 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:             1 PM  300/17 MPH
                                     7 PM  300/16 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0315 PM):  1000ft  310/13 MPH
                                     2000ft  300/16 MPH
                                     3000ft  300/16 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1800Z run):      1000ft  290/15 MPH
                                     2000ft  290/17 MPH
                                     3000ft  290/23 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:            1 PM  0
                                     7 PM  -2

    Density Altitude:                5 PM  2579 FT
                                     7 PM  2319 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         See Waukesha TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        602 AM
    Weather:        See Waukesha TAF below
    Surface Wind:   6 AM  300/05 MPH
                    8 AM  300/05 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  7 AM  300/06 MPH

.Latest Waukesha TAF(1955Z)...

    FM181955 29009KT P6SM SCT035 BKN100
    FM190200 30004KT P6SM SCT070
    FM191500 30006KT P6SM FEW250=

&&

...Janesville...

.This Evening...

    Sunset:                          749 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           5 PM  290/09 MPH
                                     7 PM  310/06 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:             1 PM  290/16 MPH
                                     7 PM  310/12 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0315 PM):  1000ft  310/13 MPH
                                     2000ft  300/16 MPH
                                     3000ft  300/16 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1800Z run):      1000ft  290/13 MPH
                                     2000ft  290/14 MPH
                                     3000ft  290/15 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:            1 PM  -1
                                     7 PM  -3

    Density Altitude:                5 PM  2548 FT
                                     7 PM  2368 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         See Rockford TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        602 AM
    Weather:        See Rockford TAF below
    Surface Wind:   6 AM  320/03 MPH
                    8 AM  320/03 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  7 AM  320/03 MPH

.Latest Rockford TAF(1723Z)...

    FM181723 29011KT P6SM FEW025 SCT150 BKN250
    FM190000 33004KT P6SM VCSH SCT030 OVC080
    FM190500 34003KT P6SM SCT080 BKN250
    FM191300 32005KT P6SM FEW035 SCT250

&&

...Madison...

.This Evening...

    Sunset:                          749 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           5 PM  300/08 MPH
                                     7 PM  310/06 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:             1 PM  290/17 MPH
                                     7 PM  290/12 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0315 PM):  1000ft  310/13 MPH
                                     2000ft  300/16 MPH
                                     3000ft  300/16 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1800Z run):      1000ft  300/13 MPH
                                     2000ft  300/14 MPH
                                     3000ft  300/15 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:            1 PM  -2
                                     7 PM  -2

    Density Altitude:                5 PM  2581 FT
                                     7 PM  2266 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         Possible low ceilings,
                                     Slight chance of precipitation
                                     See Madison TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        602 AM
    Weather:        See Madison TAF below
    Surface Wind:   6 AM  310/02 MPH
                    8 AM  310/03 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  7 AM  310/05 MPH

.Latest Madison TAF(1955Z)...

    FM181955 30007KT P6SM SCT035 BKN100
    FM190100 VRB03KT P6SM SCT080
    FM191500 29005KT P6SM FEW250

&&

...Sheboygan...

.This Evening...

    Sunset:                          749 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           5 PM  290/10G18 MPH
                                     7 PM  290/09 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:             1 PM  310/20 MPH
                                     7 PM  290/16 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0315 PM):  1000ft  310/13 MPH
                                     2000ft  300/16 MPH
                                     3000ft  300/16 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1800Z run):      1000ft  280/19 MPH
                                     2000ft  280/20 MPH
                                     3000ft  290/22 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:            1 PM  0
                                     7 PM  -2

    Density Altitude:                5 PM  2354 FT
                                     7 PM  2101 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         See Manitowoc TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        602 AM
    Weather:        See Manitowoc TAF below
    Surface Wind:   6 AM  290/07 MPH
                    8 AM  290/07 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  7 AM  290/07 MPH

.Latest Manitowoc TAF(1742Z)...

    FM181742 29011G18KT P6SM BKN035
    FM182300 28006KT P6SM SCT035 BKN100
    FM191000 29004KT P6SM SCT150
    FM191600 24009KT P6SM SCT200

&&

This forecast is not routinely updated or amended outside of
scheduled issuances.

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