Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Quincy Bluff Rx Burn...WISCONSIN DNR
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
638 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 CDT on March 22.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (608) 784-8292 if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...High pressure will provide dry conditions and light
winds at the burn site today. Look for afternoon relative
humidity values to drop to around 26 percent with the potential to
drop to around 19 percent under peak afternoon heating. Rain
chances overspread the burn area by Thursday afternoon.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
TEMPERATURE.........22 at ignition...Max 40.
RH..................46 percent at ignition...Min 26 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........Winds east at 4 mph at ignition...otherwise
                    Light winds becoming southeast 5 to 6 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 ft AGL at ignition...increasing
                    to 3300-4600 ft AGL in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South 8 to 10 mph.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....Fair /19700 knot-ft/ at ignition. Max...good
                    /35100 knot-ft/.

TIME (CDT)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........1   2   3   5   7   10  12  14  28  43
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
TEMP............22  26  29  32  35  37  39  40  39  37
RH..............46  42  37  33  29  28  26  26  28  32
20 FT WIND DIR..E   E   E   SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD..4   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.5           10  10  10  10  10  10

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
TEMPERATURE.........Min 26.
RH..................Max 68 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........Southeast winds around 5 mph early in the
                    evening becoming light, then becoming southeast
                    5 to 7 mph early in the evening.
CWR.................0 percent.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-3400 ft AGL decreasing to 600-1200 ft AGL
                    in the late evening and overnight.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast 12 to 20 mph.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....Poor to good (8100-35500 knot-ft).

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........57     70     78     79     81     84
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
CWR.............0      0      0      0      10     10
TEMP............35     30     28     27     27     26
RH..............36     49     58     63     65     68
20 FT WIND......SE 5   SE 5   SE 5   SE 6   SE 5   SE 6
20 FT WIND GUST.                     10     10     10

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain late in the
                    morning. Chance of rain 50 percent.
TEMPERATURE.........Max 42.
RH..................Min 44 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
CWR.................10 percent increasing to 50 percent.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-2600 ft AGL increasing to 2200-2900 ft AGL
                    early in the afternoon.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast 15 to 22 mph shifting to the south 25
                    to 29 mph in the late morning and afternoon.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....Poor to good (9800-53600 knot-ft) increasing to
                    good to excellent (48600-71500 knot-ft) in the
                    afternoon.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........88     81     81     89     91     93
WEATHER COV.....                     CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   RAIN   RAIN   RAIN
TSTM COV........
CWR.............10     10     10     50     50     50
TEMP............27     32     36     41     42     41
RH..............68     58     50     44     48     57
20 FT WIND......SE 6   S 7    S 8    S 9    S 9    S 8
20 FT WIND GUST.10     15     15     15     15     15

$$
Forecaster...JW
Requested by...Darren Ladwig
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1704863.0/ARX
.EMAIL Darren.Ladwig@wisconsin.gov



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