Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UPPER MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
338 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...DRY CONDITIONS TO PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND WITH A WIDESPREAD
RAIN EVENT SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY...

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES WILL
PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND MAINTAINING DRY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE AREA.
DAYTIME MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY OVER INLAND AREAS WILL FALL TO
20 TO 25 PERCENT TODAY. THE NEXT CHANCE OF WETTING AND WIDESPREAD
RAINFALL LOOKS TO BE SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY AS A LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM MOVES IN FROM THE PLAINS. UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL CONTINUE
INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK AS A SERIES OF UPPER DISTURBANCES
MOVE THROUGH THE AREA.

MIZ001-003-231100-
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
338 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62 INLAND TO AROUND 51 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-26 PERCENT INLAND TO 30 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 6 TO 11
                    MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........14.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 6 TO 11 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 11 TO
                    16 MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76 INLAND TO AROUND 66 AT THE SHORE.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ002-009-084-231100-
ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONTONAGON...IRONWOOD...KENTON...SIDNAW
338 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64 INLAND TO AROUND 58 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........15.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45 INLAND TO AROUND 46 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......31 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74 INLAND TO AROUND 67 AT THE SHORE.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ004-005-231100-
BARAGA-MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...L`ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE
338 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63 INLAND TO AROUND 50 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........14.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-73 PERCENT INLAND TO 62 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 4 TO 9 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 8 TO
                    13 MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ010-011-231100-
IRON-DICKINSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IRON RIVER...IRON MOUNTAIN
338 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 63.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........15.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 75.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ012-231100-
MENOMINEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MENOMINEE
338 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64 INLAND TO AROUND 54 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT INLAND TO 30 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST 6 TO
                    11 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........15.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT INLAND TO 71 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT WETTER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 75 INLAND TO AROUND 66 AT THE SHORE.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT INLAND TO 38 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ006-007-085-231100-
ALGER-LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING...NEWBERRY...
SENEY
338 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57 INLAND TO AROUND 45 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT INLAND TO 34 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 6 TO 11 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........14.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38 INLAND TO AROUND 39 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-68 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 9 TO 14 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ008-231100-
CHIPPEWA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SAULT STE. MARIE
338 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54 INLAND TO AROUND 46 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........14.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 7 TO 12
                    MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 11 TO 16 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ013-014-231100-
DELTA-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESCANABA...GLADSTONE...MANISTIQUE
338 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62 INLAND TO AROUND 52 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 6 TO 11
                    MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........14.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-77 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75 INLAND TO AROUND 58 AT THE SHORE.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT INLAND TO 41 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ015-231100-
MACKINAC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. IGNACE
338 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58 INLAND TO AROUND 51 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 7 TO 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST BY
                    MID AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........14.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT WETTER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 6 TO
                    11 MPH LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69 INLAND TO AROUND 58 AT THE SHORE.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 69 TO 74 INLAND TO AROUND 62 AT THE SHORE.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
70 PERCENT. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 65 TO 70 INLAND TO AROUND 60 AT THE
SHORE. SOUTHEAST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 70 TO 75 INLAND TO AROUND 63 AT THE
SHORE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 69 TO 74 INLAND TO AROUND 60 AT THE SHORE.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 68 TO 73 INLAND TO AROUND 59 AT THE
SHORE.

.OUTLOOK FOR FRI MAY 29 THROUGH THU JUN 4...EXPECT ABOVE NORMAL
TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

$$

...................SMOKE MANAGEMENT FORECAST DATA....................

THE FOLLOWING VALUES ARE FOR 1 PM EST (2 PM EDT) TODAY...

                          HAINES    MIXING  TRANSPORT  VENTILATION
WIMS ID/         SITE/     INDEX  / HEIGHT /  WIND   /    INDEX
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 4 LOW       / 7300  / NW 6    /   438 (G)
200301 /       KENTON/ 4 LOW       / 6100  / NW 9    /   549 (G)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 4 LOW       / 6700  / NW 9    /   603 (E)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 5 MODERATE  / 5000  / NW 14   /   700 (E)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 6000  / NW 17   /   1020 (E)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 5 MODERATE  / 5700  / NW 17   /   969 (E)
200703 /        GWINN/ 3 VERY LOW  / 7100  / NW 11   /   781 (E)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 7300  / NW 11   /   803 (E)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 5 MODERATE  / 6700  / NW 8    /   536 (G)
201504 /         RACO/ 5 MODERATE  / 5700  / NW 16   /   912 (E)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 4 LOW       / 7100  / NW 11   /   781 (E)
201401 /       REXTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 6300  / NW 14   /   882 (E)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 5 MODERATE  / 5800  / NW 18   /   1044 (E)
201202 /        SENEY/ 5 MODERATE  / 5800  / NW 16   /   928 (E)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 5700  / NW 14   /   798 (E)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 6900  / NW 12   /   828 (E)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 4 LOW       / 6200  / NW 9    /   558 (G)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 4 LOW       / 6700  / NW 11   /   737 (E)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 5 MODERATE  / 6400  / NW 18   /   1152 (E)
       /          KEW/ 5 MODERATE  / 5000  / W 8     /   400 (G)

THE FOLLOWING VALUES ARE FOR 1 PM EST (2 PM EDT) SAT...

                          HAINES    MIXING  TRANSPORT  VENTILATION
WIMS ID/         SITE/     INDEX  / HEIGHT /  WIND   /    INDEX
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 5 MODERATE  / 6900  / SW 19   /   1311 (E)
200301 /       KENTON/ 4 LOW       / 7900  / SW 14   /   1106 (E)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 4 LOW       / 8200  / SW 14   /   1148 (E)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 5 MODERATE  / 5400  / SW 18   /   972 (E)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 6500  / SW 17   /   1105 (E)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 5 MODERATE  / 5000  / SW 19   /   950 (E)
200703 /        GWINN/ 4 LOW       / 7900  / SW 16   /   1264 (E)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 4 LOW       / 7700  / W 17    /   1309 (E)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 5 MODERATE  / 8100  / W 16    /   1296 (E)
201504 /         RACO/ 4 LOW       / 4200  / W 27    /   1134 (E)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 4 LOW       / 8600  / W 16    /   1376 (E)
201401 /       REXTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 2500  / SW 28   /   700 (E)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 4 LOW       / 3700  / W 32    /   1184 (E)
201202 /        SENEY/ 5 MODERATE  / 5500  / SW 21   /   1155 (E)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 5900  / W 21    /   1239 (E)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 4800  / SW 19   /   912 (E)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 4 LOW       / 8200  / SW 16   /   1312 (E)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 4 LOW       / 8600  / SW 16   /   1376 (E)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 4 LOW       / 3100  / W 36    /   1116 (E)
       /          KEW/ 5 MODERATE  / 3200  / W 23    /   736 (E)

NOTE:  MIXING HEIGHTS ARE IN FEET ABOVE GROUND LEVEL
       TRANSPORT WINDS ARE IN MILES PER HOUR

.....................................................................

THE FOLLOWING IS POINT FORECAST INFORMATION VALID AT 1 PM EST.
NOTE THAT THE QPF IS FROM 7 AM TO 1 PM EST. ALSO...WIND SPEEDS HAVE
BEEN REDUCED BY A FACTOR OF 0.7 BY THE REQUEST OF LOCAL FIRE OFFICIALS.

WIMS ID/         SITE/TEMP/  RH/WSPD/WGST/WDIR/ QPF
---------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/  64/  23/   0/   1/  SW/0.00
200301 /       KENTON/  60/  21/   4/   8/  NW/0.00
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/  60/  22/   4/   7/  NW/0.00
201004 /     MUNISING/  50/  33/   4/   8/   N/0.00
201002 /     DOE LAKE/  55/  24/   5/   8/   N/0.00
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/  54/  25/   4/   8/   N/0.00
200703 /        GWINN/  60/  20/   4/   7/  NE/0.00
200903 /    LABRANCHE/  61/  21/   2/   4/   N/0.00
200503 /       PELKIE/  61/  22/   2/   4/  NW/0.00
201504 /         RACO/  51/  26/   7/  11/  NW/0.00
200802 /    RANDVILLE/  62/  20/   4/   7/  NW/0.00
201401 /       REXTON/  54/  23/   7/  12/  NW/0.00
201505 /      RUDYARD/  50/  26/   9/  15/  NW/0.00
201202 /        SENEY/  53/  24/   5/   9/  NW/0.00
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/  51/  26/   6/  10/  NW/0.00
201102 /   STONINGTON/  59/  23/   1/   4/   N/0.00
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/  62/  25/   4/   8/  NW/0.00
200103 /   WATERSMEET/  60/  23/   4/   8/  NW/0.00
       /DRUMND ISLAND/  52/  29/   9/  15/  NW/0.00
       /          KEW/  56/  27/   1/   2/   W/0.00
$$

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