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
558 AM CDT Sat Sep 23 2017

...Remaining Unseasonably Warm...

.DISCUSSION...Temperatures through Sunday will remain at
unseasonably warm levels. Highs again today will range from the
upper 80s to the middle 90s. Sunday will be just a touch cooler
with highs in the middle 80s to lower 90s. The minimum relative
humidity both days will generally be between 40 and 50 percent. A
cold front will slide across the region Monday and Tuesday with
scattered showers and a few thunderstorms possible. Temperatures
will return to more seasonable readings behind the cold front
starting Wednesday. A few more showers will be possible Thursday
as an upper level system slides across the Great Lakes.

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-240030-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-
Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Charles City,
New Hampton, and Oelwein
558 AM CDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....87-92.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 7 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 7000 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 17 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 128000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....63-68.
Max humidity........86-91 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....85-90.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 6 to 11 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........9 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 17 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 118000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 65 TO 70. South winds 5 to
7 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to
6 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 65 TO 70.
Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 TO 50. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 65 TO 70. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 TO 50. West winds 5 to
6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 65 TO 70. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 TO 50. Northwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

IAZ011-030-WIZ054-055-061-240030-
Allamakee-Clayton-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Waukon, Elkader, Prairie Du Chien,
Richland Center, and Platteville
558 AM CDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....88-93.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 9 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 7300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 14 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 113000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....63-68.
Max humidity........91-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 6 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....86-91.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 9 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 16 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 104000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. Southeast winds 5 to
6 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 60 TO
65. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 70 TO 75.
West winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 50 TO 55. Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 65 TO 70. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 TO 50. West winds 5 to
6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
65 TO 70. West winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 TO 50. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.

$$

WIZ017-029-240030-
Taylor-Clark-
Including the cities of Medford and Neillsville
558 AM CDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....85-90.
Min humidity........48-53 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 6 to 11 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 17 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 103000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....62-67.
Max humidity........87-92 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 6 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....83-88.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........9 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 18 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 110000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. South winds 5 to
6 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Southwest winds around
5 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 65 TO 70.
West winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 45 TO 50. Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. West winds 5 to
6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
60 TO 65. West winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. Northwest winds
5 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to
8 mph.

$$

MNZ079-WIZ032-033-240030-
Wabasha-Buffalo-Trempealeau-
Including the cities of Wabasha, Alma, Arcadia, and Whitehall
558 AM CDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....87-92.
Min humidity........44-49 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........9 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 17 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 114000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....64-69.
Max humidity........84-89 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 6 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....86-91.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 9 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........9 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 18 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 125000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 65 TO 70. South winds 5 to
7 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. West winds around 5 mph.
Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 65 TO 70.
Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 45 TO 50. Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 TO 50. West winds 5 to
6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. Highs 60 TO 65.
West winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.

$$

WIZ034-042>044-240030-
Jackson-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-
Including the cities of Black River Falls, Sparta, Tomah,
Mauston, and Friendship
558 AM CDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....87-92.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6900 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 16 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 116000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....62-67.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 6 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....85-90.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 9 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6100 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 16 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 104000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. South winds 5 to
7 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 55 TO
60. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 70 TO 75.
West winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 45 TO 50. Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. West winds 5 to
7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. Highs 60 TO 65.
West winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.

$$

MNZ086-087-094-095-240030-
Dodge-Olmsted-Mower-Fillmore-
Including the cities of Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin,
and Preston
558 AM CDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....86-91.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 7 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........9 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6100 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 121000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....64-69.
Max humidity........84-89 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 8 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....84-89.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........9 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 131000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 60 TO 65. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. South winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to
6 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 65 TO 70.
Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 TO 50. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 TO 50. West winds 5 to
7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. Northwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

MNZ088-096-WIZ041-053-240030-
Winona-Houston-La Crosse-Vernon-
Including the cities of Winona, Caledonia, La Crosse, and Viroqua
558 AM CDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....87-92.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 16 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 114000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....64-69.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 6 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....84-89.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 17 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 110000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 65 TO 70. South winds 5 to
7 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 55 TO
60. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 70 TO 75.
West winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 50 TO 55. Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 TO 50. West winds 5 to
6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
60 TO 65. West winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 TO 50. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.

$$



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