Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
233 PM CST Mon Feb 20 2017

...Mild Conditions Through Wednesday...Cooler and Wetter Late Week...

.DISCUSSION...Widespread rainfall will shift east of the region this
evening with total rainfall of one half to one inch expected. Dry and
unseasonably mild conditions are expected through Wednesday, with high
temperatures in the 50s and 60s, and some locations possibly seeing
a 70 degree reading by Wednesday. Temperatures will trend cooler
Thursday through the weekend with a large storm system likely to impact
the area Thursday night into Friday night with widespread rain or snow
and wind.

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-MNZ086-087-094-095-211230-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-Dodge-Olmsted-
Mower-Fillmore-
Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Charles City,
New Hampton, Oelwein, Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin,
and Preston
233 PM CST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 2300, then partly cloudy.
                    Chance of rain until 2400. Patchy fog. Chance
                    of rain 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....35-40.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 7 to 12 mph.
Precipitation.......Scattered 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until 0900.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....57-62.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 11 to 16 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2100 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 18 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 37000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....37-42.
Max humidity........88-93 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    in the evening.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....60-65.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 1600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....South around 17 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 29000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Northwest winds
7 to 12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 40 TO 45.
Northeast winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
16 to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
.FRIDAY...Snow possibly mixed with rain. Highs 30 TO 35.
Northeast winds 19 to 24 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Snow. Lows 15 TO 20. North winds 18 to 23 mph.
Chance of snow 80 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow. Highs 25 TO 30.
Northwest winds 14 to 19 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 10 TO 15. West winds 6 to
11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of snow. Highs 30 TO 35. South
winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of snow 50 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows 15 TO
20. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow. Highs 30 TO 35.
East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.

$$

IAZ011-030-MNZ079-088-096-WIZ032-033-041-053>055-061-211230-
Allamakee-Clayton-Wabasha-Winona-Houston-Buffalo-Trempealeau-
La Crosse-Vernon-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Waukon, Elkader, Wabasha, Winona,
Caledonia, Alma, Arcadia, Whitehall, La Crosse, Viroqua,
Prairie Du Chien, Richland Center, and Platteville
233 PM CST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 0200, then partly cloudy.
                    Rain until 2000. isolated thunderstorms until
                    2100. chance of rain after 2000 until 0300.
                    Patchy fog. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2100, then 1.
Min temperature.....38-43.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 8 to 13 mph.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.20 to 0.30 inch amounts.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until 0900.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....59-64.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 8 to 13 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 12 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 31000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....37-42.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....63-68.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....South around 16 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 41000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 45 TO 50. North
winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain possibly mixed with snow. Lows 30 TO 35.
Northeast winds 12 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
.FRIDAY...Snow possibly mixed with rain. Highs 35 TO 40.
Northeast winds 17 to 22 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Snow. Lows 20 TO 25. North winds 15 to 20 mph.
Chance of snow 80 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of snow. Highs 25 TO 30.
Northwest winds 12 to 17 mph. Chance of snow 40 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 15 TO 20. West winds 7 to
12 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow. Highs 30 TO 35.
Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows 15 TO
20. Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Highs 35 TO 40.
East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

$$

WIZ017-029-034-042>044-211230-
Taylor-Clark-Jackson-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-
Including the cities of Medford, Neillsville, Black River Falls,
Sparta, Tomah, Mauston, and Friendship
233 PM CST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 0400, then partly cloudy.
                    Isolated thunderstorms until 2100. rain until
                    2300. chance of rain after 2300 until 0400.
                    Patchy fog. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2100, then 1.
Min temperature.....37-42.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 8 to 13 mph.
Precipitation.......Widespread 0.30 to 0.50 inch amounts.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until 0900.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....58-63.
Min humidity........38-43 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 12 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 32000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....34-39.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain after 1200.
                    Chance of rain 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....62-67.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....South around 12 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 48000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. West winds 5 to
9 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 45 TO 50.
North winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Snow possibly mixed with rain. Lows 25 TO 30.
Northeast winds 12 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
.FRIDAY...Snow possibly mixed with rain. Highs 35 TO 40.
Northeast winds 14 to 19 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Snow. Lows 20 TO 25. North winds 14 to 19 mph.
Chance of snow 80 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of snow. Highs 25 TO 30.
Northwest winds 12 to 17 mph. Chance of snow 50 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 10 TO 15. West winds 6 to
11 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 30 TO 35. Southwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows 15 TO
20. South winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 35 TO 40. Southeast winds 5 to
9 mph.

$$



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