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
311 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...Dry Today...More Precipitation Wednesday Into Thursday...

.DISCUSSION...

Mild and dry weather is expected today with light winds under
high pressure. Rain chances will begin to increase from west
to east Wednesday and Wednesday evening, continuing into Thursday
as a low pressure system passes to the south. Some snow is possible
Wednesday night into early Thursday as well. Drier weather will return
for Friday into Saturday. Afternoon RH today is expected to fall to 45
to 65 percent across the area.

MNZ079-088-096-WIZ032-033-041-053-290030-
Wabasha-Winona-Houston-Buffalo-Trempealeau-La Crosse-Vernon-
Including the cities of Wabasha, Winona, Caledonia, Alma,
Arcadia, Whitehall, La Crosse, and Viroqua
311 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Areas of fog until 0800, then
                    patchy fog until 1000.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........49-54 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 7 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........9 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3100 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 7 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 21000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....32-37.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 9 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
                    after 1300. Chance of showers 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....47-52.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 6 to 11 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 3700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 18 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 62000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers possibly
mixed with snow showers and freezing rain. Lows 30 TO 35. East
winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers possibly mixed
with snow showers and freezing rain. Highs 40 TO 45. East winds
8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and freezing rain. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. West winds 5 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Southwest winds
5 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. South winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. Southwest winds
5 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. Highs 55 TO 60.
West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.

$$

WIZ034-042>044-290030-
Jackson-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-
Including the cities of Black River Falls, Sparta, Tomah,
Mauston, and Friendship
311 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Areas of fog until 0800, then
                    patchy fog until 1000.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....50-55.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 6 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 7 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 20000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........86-91 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 9 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
                    after 1300. Chance of showers 20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....46-51.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 6 to 11 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 17 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 55000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow
showers possibly mixed with freezing rain. Lows 30 TO 35. East
winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.THURSDAY...Rain showers possibly mixed with snow showers and
freezing rain. Highs 40 TO 45. East winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers possibly
mixed with freezing rain and. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds 6 to
11 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. Northeast winds 6 to
11 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 TO 30. Northeast winds
5 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northwest winds 5 to
6 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Southwest winds
5 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. South winds 5 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Southwest winds
5 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. West winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.

$$

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-MNZ086-087-094-095-290030-
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
311 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Areas of fog until 0800, then
                    patchy fog until 1000.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........56-61 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 8 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 26000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0400, then mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....33-38.
Max humidity........88-93 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Chance
                    of showers 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....44-49.
Min humidity........58-63 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 11 to 16 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    increasing to 30 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........2 Hours.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 3100 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 22 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 69000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain showers likely possibly mixed with snow
showers and freezing rain. Lows 30 TO 35. East winds 13 to 18 mph
with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers possibly mixed
with freezing rain. Highs 40 TO 45. East winds 12 to 17 mph with
gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and freezing rain. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. Northeast winds 6 to
11 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 9 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. West winds 5 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Southwest winds
5 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. South winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 40 TO 45. South winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. West winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.

$$

IAZ011-030-WIZ054-055-061-290030-
Allamakee-Clayton-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Waukon, Elkader, Prairie Du Chien,
Richland Center, and Platteville
311 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy fog until 1000.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....49-54.
Min humidity........54-59 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........4 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 25000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0600, then mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....33-38.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 9 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers after
                    1300. Chance of showers 50 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....46-51.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........2 Hours.
Precipitation.......Scattered Trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing Height.......Around 2900 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 21 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 62000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain showers possibly mixed with snow showers
and freezing rain. Lows 35 TO 40. East winds 11 to 16 mph with
gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.THURSDAY...Rain showers likely possibly mixed with freezing
rain. Highs 40 TO 45. East winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to
around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers possibly
mixed with freezing rain. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds 8 to
13 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northeast winds 6 to
11 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. North winds 5 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 35 TO 40. Southwest winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
Lows 40 TO 45. South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
55 TO 60. Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.

$$

WIZ017-029-290030-
Taylor-Clark-
Including the cities of Medford and Neillsville
311 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Areas of fog until 0900, then patchy fog
                    until 1000.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....50-55.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 6 mph.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 17000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........87-92 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 7 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....46-51.
Min humidity........44-49 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........4 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport Winds.....East around 11 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 40000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers possibly
mixed with rain showers and. Lows 30 TO 35. East winds 5 to
10 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers possibly mixed
with freezing rain and snow showers. Highs 45 TO 50. East winds
8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and freezing rain. Lows 25 TO 30. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance
of precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. Northeast winds 5 to
9 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. West winds 5 to 7 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. West winds 5 to
6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. South winds 5 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Southwest winds
5 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO 55.
West winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.

$$



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