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Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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Afternoon Hot Air Balloon Forecast
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
329 PM CST THU FEB 15 2018

...Waukesha...

.This Afternoon...

    Sunset:                          522 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           4 PM  310/08 MPH
                                     5 PM  310/07 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:            12 PM  280/12 MPH
                                     6 PM  340/14 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0322 PM):  1000ft  Missing
                                     2000ft  Missing
                                     3000ft  Calm

    RAP Winds (from 1900Z run):      1000ft  300/12 MPH
                                     2000ft  300/18 MPH
                                     3000ft  270/21 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:           12 PM  +14
                                     6 PM  +16

    Density Altitude:                4 PM  12 FT
                                     5 PM  -111 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         Possible low ceilings
                                     See Waukesha TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        649 AM
    Weather:        See Waukesha TAF below
    Surface Wind:   7 AM  310/13 MPH
                    9 AM  310/14G21 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  6 AM  330/21 MPH

.Latest Waukesha TAF(1847Z)...

    FM151847 26005KT 6SM HZ SCT090 BKN150
    FM160400 34009KT P6SM OVC025
    FM160700 34012G18KT P6SM OVC035
    FM161300 32012KT P6SM SCT070=

&&

...Janesville...

.This Afternoon...

    Sunset:                          522 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           4 PM  320/07 MPH
                                     5 PM  330/07 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:            12 PM  290/08 MPH
                                     6 PM  340/14 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0322 PM):  1000ft  Missing
                                     2000ft  Missing
                                     3000ft  Calm

    RAP Winds (from 1900Z run):      1000ft  310/12 MPH
                                     2000ft  310/17 MPH
                                     3000ft  280/24 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:           12 PM  +16
                                     6 PM  +15

    Density Altitude:                4 PM  0 FT
                                     5 PM  -119 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         Possible low ceilings
                                     See Rockford TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        649 AM
    Weather:        See Rockford TAF below
    Surface Wind:   7 AM  320/13G21 MPH
                    9 AM  320/13G20 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  6 AM  330/21 MPH

.Latest Rockford TAF(2101Z)...

    FM152101 29005KT P6SM SCT130 OVC250
    FM160400 33014G19KT P6SM BKN015 OVC025
    FM161400 32012KT P6SM SCT025

&&

...Madison...

.This Afternoon...

    Sunset:                          522 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           4 PM  320/07 MPH
                                     5 PM  330/07 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:            12 PM  290/09 MPH
                                     6 PM  340/18 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0322 PM):  1000ft  Missing
                                     2000ft  Missing
                                     3000ft  Calm

    RAP Winds (from 1900Z run):      1000ft  310/17 MPH
                                     2000ft  310/21 MPH
                                     3000ft  300/19 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:           12 PM  +14
                                     6 PM  +15

    Density Altitude:                4 PM  230 FT
                                     5 PM  33 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         Possible low ceilings
                                     See Madison TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        649 AM
    Weather:        See Madison TAF below
    Surface Wind:   7 AM  320/12G22 MPH
                    9 AM  320/12 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  6 AM  320/23 MPH

.Latest Madison TAF(1720Z)...

    FM151720 31006KT P6SM OVC090
    FM160200 34008KT P6SM OVC020
    FM161000 32010KT P6SM BKN040
    FM161500 31011G18KT P6SM SKC

&&

...Sheboygan...

.This Afternoon...

    Sunset:                          522 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           4 PM  310/09 MPH
                                     5 PM  320/08 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:            12 PM  270/12 MPH
                                     6 PM  350/20 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0322 PM):  1000ft  Missing
                                     2000ft  Missing
                                     3000ft  Calm

    RAP Winds (from 1900Z run):      1000ft  290/12 MPH
                                     2000ft  300/18 MPH
                                     3000ft  280/23 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:           12 PM  +14
                                     6 PM  +15

    Density Altitude:                4 PM  16 FT
                                     5 PM  -182 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         Possible low ceilings
                                     See Manitowoc TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        649 AM
    Weather:        See Manitowoc TAF below
    Surface Wind:   7 AM  320/14 MPH
                    9 AM  310/15 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  6 AM  320/22 MPH

.Latest Manitowoc TAF(2007Z)...

    FM152007 29008KT P6SM BKN250
    FM152300 34010KT P6SM SCT035
    FM160300 34013G20KT P6SM BKN035
    FM161000 32012G20KT P6SM SKC

&&

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

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