Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Spot Forecast for Levis Creek Clark County Burn Unit...WI DNR
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
930 AM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1700 CDT on April 25.
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...Mostly sunny skies will give way to increasing
clouds late this morning into this afternoon as low pressure moves
in from the Plains. Scattered rain showers look to impact the
burn site this afternoon as the low pressure area closes in on the
region. Look for the rain coverage to increase tonight through
Wednesday as the low pressure area moves across the region.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny then becoming cloudy. Chance of
                    rain showers early in the afternoon. Rain
                    showers likely late in the afternoon, then
                    chance of rain showers late in the afternoon.
                    Chance of showers 60 percent.
TEMPERATURE.........66 at ignition...Max 70.
RH..................47 percent at ignition...Min 33 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........Winds southeast at 6 mph at
                    ignition...otherwise Light winds becoming south
                    5 to 7 mph in the late morning and afternoon,
                    then shifting to the east around 5 mph late in
                    the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent increasing to 20 percent early in the
                    afternoon, then increasing to 30 percent early
                    in the afternoon increasing to 50 percent early
                    in the afternoon increasing to 60 percent
                    decreasing to 50 percent late in the afternoon
                    decreasing to 40 percent.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5200-6400 ft AGL at ignition, then decreasing to 3900 ft AGL
                    after 6 pm.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southeast 12 to 17 mph.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....Excellent /71700-96500 knot-ft/ at ignition.


TIME (CDT)      5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........98  99
WEATHER COV.....CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RW  RW
TSTM COV........
CWR.............50  40
TEMP............66  64
RH..............47  56
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  E
20 FT WIND SPD..5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Chance of rain showers early in the
                    evening, then rain showers early in the
                    evening. Chance of showers 80 percent.
TEMPERATURE.........Min 53.
RH..................Max 100 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph.
CWR.................30 percent increasing to 80 percent.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-2700 ft AGL decreasing to 300-800 ft AGL
                    after midnight.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....East 9 to 16 mph shifting to the southeast 12
                    to 20 mph in the late evening and overnight.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....Poor to fair (3200-22200 knot-ft).

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........100    100    100    100    100    100
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE LIKELY LIKELY DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV........
CWR.............30     60     70     80     80     80
TEMP............62     59     56     54     53     53
RH..............65     72     83     96     100    100
20 FT WIND......NE 5   E 5    E 5    E 6    E 5    SE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.                     10     10

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers likely. Chance of showers
                    70 percent.
TEMPERATURE.........Max 59.
RH..................Min 80 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........Southeast winds around 5 mph early in the
                    morning becoming light, then becoming northwest
                    5 to 6 mph in the late morning and afternoon.
CWR.................70 percent.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-2500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 5 to 12 mph.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....Poor to fair (6200-15900 knot-ft).

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........100    98     97     97     96     95
WEATHER COV.....LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV........
CWR.............70     70     70     70     70     70
TEMP............56     58     58     55     54     53
RH..............93     83     80     86     86     83
20 FT WIND......SE 5   SE 4   S 5    SW 5   W 5    W 5
20 FT WIND GUST.       5             10

$$
Forecaster...DS
Requested by...Travis Verdegan
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707694.1/ARX
.EMAIL travis.verdegan@wisconsin.gov



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