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
551 AM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

...Quiet Through The Weekend...

.DISCUSSION...an area of high pressure will move from southern
Minnesota eastward into the Great Lakes through tonight and then
remain stationary over the weekend. This high will provide the
region will dry and quiet weather and slowly warming temperatures.
Even with the snow cover, the relative humidity across central
Wisconsin could dip below 30 percent today. The next chance for
any precipitation will be Tuesday into Wednesday as an upper level
disturbance moves slowly across the Midwest.

MNZ079-088-096-WIZ032-033-041-053-210045-
Wabasha-Winona-Houston-Buffalo-Trempealeau-La Crosse-Vernon-
Including the cities of Wabasha, Winona, Caledonia, Alma,
Arcadia, Whitehall, La Crosse, and Viroqua
551 AM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....49-54.
Min humidity........30-35 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3900 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 20000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0200, then mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....28-33.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....52-57.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming south around 5 mph in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........5 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 5 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 28000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Southeast winds 5 to
7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. South winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
North winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55.
North winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 35 TO 40. Northwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. West winds 5 to 9 mph.

$$

MNZ086-087-094-095-210045-
Dodge-Olmsted-Mower-Fillmore-
Including the cities of Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin,
and Preston
551 AM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....44-49.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 2600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 14000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2100, then mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....28-33.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....48-53.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds around 5 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.....South around 4 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 13000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Southeast winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Southeast winds
5 to 6 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. South winds 5 to 6 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. South winds 5 to
6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60.
Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
North winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. North winds 8 to
13 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 35 TO 40. West winds 5 to
9 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. West winds 6 to 11 mph.

$$

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-210045-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-
Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Charles City,
New Hampton, and Oelwein
551 AM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....46-51.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming east around 5 mph late in
                    the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3000 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 5 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 14000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2100, then mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming east around 5 mph early in
                    the morning.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....49-54.
Min humidity........48-53 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 7 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 27000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. East winds 5 to
7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. East winds 5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Southeast winds
5 to 6 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Southeast winds 5 to
6 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60.
Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of
rain 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55.
North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of
rain 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 35 TO 40. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. West winds 5 to 9 mph.

$$

IAZ011-030-WIZ054-055-061-210045-
Allamakee-Clayton-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Waukon, Elkader, Prairie Du Chien,
Richland Center, and Platteville
551 AM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........29-34 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 24000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2300, then mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........91-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....52-57.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5000 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 26000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. East winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. East winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. East winds 5 to
7 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 60 TO 65.
South winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 40 TO 45.
Northwest winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60. North
winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 35 TO 40. Northwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. West winds 5 to 9 mph.

$$

WIZ017-029-034-042>044-210045-
Taylor-Clark-Jackson-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-
Including the cities of Medford, Neillsville, Black River Falls,
Sparta, Tomah, Mauston, and Friendship
551 AM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....50-55.
Min humidity........25-30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming southwest around 5 mph
                    late in the afternoon.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4100 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 5 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 20000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0400, then mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....25-30.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....52-57.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming south around 5 mph in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 34000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. Southeast winds 5 to
6 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Southeast winds
5 to 6 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. South winds 5 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. South winds 5 to
6 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60.
Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain possibly mixed
with snow. Lows 35 TO 40. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55. North
winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 30 TO 35. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$



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