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
228 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018

...Showers and Storms Ending This Evening...Dry Weekend Ahead...

.DISCUSSION...

Showers and storms in southwest Wisconsin and northeast
Iowa will come to an end this evening, with the weekend looking
dry. Winds will be light and out of the north, before switching to
southerly on Sunday. High temperatures will be in the 80s under
mostly sunny skies, with minimum RH values in the 40-60 percent
range. The next shower and storm chances will move in Sunday night
and last through Monday.

WIZ017-029-181215-
Taylor-Clark-
Including the cities of Medford and Neillsville
228 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy smoke. patchy fog after
                    0400.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....52-57.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 6 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until 0900.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....78-83.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds around 5 mph early in the
                    morning becoming light, then becoming north
                    around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....North around 5 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 22000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....54-59.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....79-84.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming south 5 to 6 mph in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 37000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Light winds. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO
80. East winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance
of precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 70 TO 75. North winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 TO 55. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. West winds 5 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 50 TO 55. Southwest winds 5 to
6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. South winds 5 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 55 TO
60. South winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs 75 TO 80.
South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.

$$

MNZ079-WIZ032-033-181215-
Wabasha-Buffalo-Trempealeau-
Including the cities of Wabasha, Alma, Arcadia, and Whitehall
228 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy smoke. patchy fog after
                    0600.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....57-62.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 6 mph until early morning
                    becoming light.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until 0800.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....81-86.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming northeast around 5 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4900 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 5 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 26000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....57-62.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....82-87.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming south 5 to 6 mph in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........9 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5900 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 7 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 42000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Light winds. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO
80. Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation
70 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. North winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. North winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 TO 55. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. West winds 5 to 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 55 TO 60. Southwest winds 5 to
6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 6 to
11 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 60 TO
65. South winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs 80 TO 85.
Southwest winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.

$$

WIZ034-042>044-181215-
Jackson-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-
Including the cities of Black River Falls, Sparta, Tomah,
Mauston, and Friendship
228 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms until 2000. Patchy smoke. patchy
                    fog after 0300. Chance of precipitation 20
                    percent.
LAL.................2 until 2000, then 1.
Min temperature.....55-60.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds around 5 mph in the evening
                    becoming light.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until 0900.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....80-85.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming north around 5 mph in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....North around 4 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 25000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....55-60.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....81-86.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming south around 5 mph in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 32000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 60 TO 65. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO
80. East winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance
of precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. North winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 TO 55. Northwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 50 TO 55. Southwest winds 5 to
6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 55 TO
60. South winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs 75 TO 80.
South winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.

$$

MNZ086-087-094-095-181215-
Dodge-Olmsted-Mower-Fillmore-
Including the cities of Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin,
and Preston
228 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy smoke. patchy fog after
                    0500.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....58-63.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds around 5 mph until early morning
                    becoming light.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until 0800.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....79-84.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming northeast 5 to 6 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5100 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 5 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 25000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....58-63.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1300. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 2.
Max temperature.....79-84.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 8 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 9 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 54000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.MONDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs 70 TO
75. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation
70 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 70 TO 75. North winds 8 to 13 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 TO 55. Northwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. West winds 5 to 7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 55 TO 60. Southwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs 75 TO
80. South winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
60 TO 65. South winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs 75 TO 80.
Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.

$$

MNZ088-096-WIZ041-053-181215-
Winona-Houston-La Crosse-Vernon-
Including the cities of Winona, Caledonia, La Crosse, and Viroqua
228 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy smoke. patchy fog after
                    0400.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....58-63.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds around 5 mph until early morning
                    becoming light.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until 0900.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....80-85.
Min humidity........49-54 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds around 5 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....North around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 29000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....58-63.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....80-85.
Min humidity........49-54 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming south 5 to 6 mph in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........9 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 7 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 40000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. Light winds. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO
80. East winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. North winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. North winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 TO 55. Northwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 55 TO 60. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
60 TO 65. South winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs 80 TO 85.
Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.

$$

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-181215-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-
Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Charles City,
New Hampton, and Oelwein
228 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy fog after 0500.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....58-63.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds around 5 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until 0800.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....80-85.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming northeast 5 to 6 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....North around 5 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 27000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....59-64.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....79-84.
Min humidity........59-64 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6100 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 49000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Southeast winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance
of precipitation 40 percent.
.MONDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO
80. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation
70 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 70 TO 75. North winds 8 to 13 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 TO 55. Northwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 55 TO 60. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. South winds 7 to
12 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
60 TO 65. South winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southwest winds 7 to
12 mph.

$$

IAZ011-030-WIZ054-055-061-181215-
Allamakee-Clayton-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Waukon, Elkader, Prairie Du Chien,
Richland Center, and Platteville
228 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear until 0400, then mostly cloudy
                    until 0600, then partly cloudy. Isolated
                    showers and thunderstorms until 2000. Patchy
                    fog after 0100 until 0600, then areas of fog.
                    Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2000, then 1.
Min temperature.....60-65.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds around 5 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Areas of fog until 0800, then
                    patchy fog until 0900.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....81-86.
Min humidity........51-56 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming northeast around 5 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6000 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....North around 5 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 34000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....59-64.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
Precipitation.......None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....80-85.
Min humidity........51-56 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming southeast 5 to 6 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........9 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 36000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. Southeast winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance
of precipitation 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO
80. East winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows
60 TO 65. North winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation
60 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. North winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 55 TO 60. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. South winds 5 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
60 TO 65. South winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs 80 TO 85.
South winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.

$$

CA

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