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Evening Hot Air Balloon Forecast
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
329 PM CDT THU MAY 17 2018

...Waukesha...

.This Evening...

    Sunset:                          810 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           6 PM  060/10 MPH
                                     8 PM  050/12 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:             1 PM  040/14 MPH
                                     7 PM  040/17 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0319 PM):  1000ft  060/13 MPH
                                     2000ft  060/16 MPH
                                     3000ft  080/13 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1800Z run):      1000ft  040/15 MPH
                                     2000ft  050/12 MPH
                                     3000ft  100/05 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:            1 PM  +6
                                     7 PM  +11

    Density Altitude:                6 PM  1290 FT
                                     8 PM  1019 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         See Waukesha TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        526 AM
    Weather:        See Waukesha TAF below
    Surface Wind:   6 AM  080/09 MPH
                    8 AM  080/10 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  7 AM  080/14 MPH

.Latest Waukesha TAF(1853Z)...

    FM171853 08012KT P6SM BKN250
    FM180100 08006KT P6SM BKN250
    FM181500 07009KT P6SM BKN250=

&&

...Janesville...

.This Evening...

    Sunset:                          810 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           6 PM  080/12 MPH
                                     8 PM  070/13 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:             1 PM  060/10 MPH
                                     7 PM  070/15 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0319 PM):  1000ft  060/13 MPH
                                     2000ft  060/16 MPH
                                     3000ft  080/13 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1800Z run):      1000ft  060/15 MPH
                                     2000ft  060/14 MPH
                                     3000ft  090/09 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:            1 PM  +1
                                     7 PM  +4

    Density Altitude:                6 PM  2169 FT
                                     8 PM  1609 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         See Rockford TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        526 AM
    Weather:        See Rockford TAF below
    Surface Wind:   6 AM  080/10 MPH
                    8 AM  080/13 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  7 AM  070/10 MPH

.Latest Rockford TAF(1731Z)...

    FM171731 08010KT P6SM BKN250
    FM181500 09014G21KT P6SM BKN200

&&

...Madison...

.This Evening...

    Sunset:                          810 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           6 PM  080/12 MPH
                                     8 PM  080/12 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:             1 PM  070/10 MPH
                                     7 PM  070/17 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0319 PM):  1000ft  060/13 MPH
                                     2000ft  060/16 MPH
                                     3000ft  080/13 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1800Z run):      1000ft  070/15 MPH
                                     2000ft  070/15 MPH
                                     3000ft  090/10 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:            1 PM  +2
                                     7 PM  +3

    Density Altitude:                6 PM  2213 FT
                                     8 PM  1641 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         See Madison TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        526 AM
    Weather:        See Madison TAF below
    Surface Wind:   6 AM  090/09 MPH
                    8 AM  090/10 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  7 AM  100/14 MPH

.Latest Madison TAF(1856Z)...

    FM171856 09008KT P6SM FEW180 BKN250
    FM180000 08007KT P6SM BKN250
    FM181500 09013KT P6SM BKN250

&&

...Sheboygan...

.This Evening...

    Sunset:                          810 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           6 PM  040/14 MPH
                                     8 PM  040/15 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:             1 PM  030/23 MPH
                                     7 PM  030/18 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0319 PM):  1000ft  060/13 MPH
                                     2000ft  060/16 MPH
                                     3000ft  080/13 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1800Z run):      1000ft  050/16 MPH
                                     2000ft  080/13 MPH
                                     3000ft  110/15 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:            1 PM  +13
                                     7 PM  +16

    Density Altitude:                6 PM  609 FT
                                     8 PM  434 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         See Manitowoc TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        526 AM
    Weather:        See Manitowoc TAF below
    Surface Wind:   6 AM  070/08 MPH
                    8 AM  080/08 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  7 AM  070/12 MPH

.Latest Manitowoc TAF(1724Z)...

    FM171724 03013G22KT P6SM FEW100 SCT250
    FM180100 06009KT P6SM BKN250 WS012/07035KT
    FM180500 06005KT P6SM BKN250
    FM181400 09012G17KT P6SM BKN250

&&

This forecast is not routinely updated or amended outside of
scheduled issuances.

$$




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