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Evening Hot Air Balloon Forecast
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
329 PM CDT WED MAY 16 2018

...Waukesha...

.This Evening...

    Sunset:                          809 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           6 PM  200/06 MPH
                                     8 PM  190/05 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:             1 PM  270/05 MPH
                                     7 PM  270/06 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0318 PM):  1000ft  240/06 MPH
                                     2000ft  210/08 MPH
                                     3000ft  200/10 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1800Z run):      1000ft  230/05 MPH
                                     2000ft  250/05 MPH
                                     3000ft  260/06 MPH

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

    Density Altitude:                6 PM  2383 FT
                                     8 PM  1948 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         See Waukesha TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        527 AM
    Weather:        See Waukesha TAF below
    Surface Wind:   6 AM  010/06 MPH
                    8 AM  040/07G15 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  7 AM  030/15 MPH

.Latest Waukesha TAF(1730Z)...

    FM161730 23004KT P6SM SKC
    FM170800 VRB03KT P6SM SKC
    FM171200 04006KT P6SM SKC=

&&

...Janesville...

.This Evening...

    Sunset:                          809 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           6 PM  240/05 MPH
                                     8 PM  220/03 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:             1 PM  320/02 MPH
                                     7 PM  300/05 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0318 PM):  1000ft  240/06 MPH
                                     2000ft  210/08 MPH
                                     3000ft  200/10 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1800Z run):      1000ft  230/02 MPH
                                     2000ft  240/02 MPH
                                     3000ft  270/02 MPH

    Surface Lifted Index:            1 PM  +4
                                     7 PM  -2

    Density Altitude:                6 PM  2573 FT
                                     8 PM  2197 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         See Rockford TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        527 AM
    Weather:        See Rockford TAF below
    Surface Wind:   6 AM  030/02 MPH
                    8 AM  040/05 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  7 AM  020/05 MPH

.Latest Rockford TAF(1730Z)...

    FM161730 01003KT P6SM SKC
    FM170100 12004KT P6SM SKC
    FM170700 VRB03KT P6SM FEW250
    FM171500 06006KT P6SM FEW250

&&

...Madison...

.This Evening...

    Sunset:                          809 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           6 PM  260/05 MPH
                                     8 PM  240/05 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:             1 PM  290/06 MPH
                                     7 PM  290/06 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0318 PM):  1000ft  240/06 MPH
                                     2000ft  210/08 MPH
                                     3000ft  200/10 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1800Z run):      1000ft  280/05 MPH
                                     2000ft  280/05 MPH
                                     3000ft  290/06 MPH

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

    Density Altitude:                6 PM  2677 FT
                                     8 PM  2314 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         See Madison TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        527 AM
    Weather:        See Madison TAF below
    Surface Wind:   6 AM  020/05 MPH
                    8 AM  040/06 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  7 AM  060/14 MPH

.Latest Madison TAF(1730Z)...

    FM161730 VRB04KT P6SM FEW040
    FM170000 VRB04KT P6SM SKC
    FM171200 05005KT P6SM SKC
    FM171700 07007KT P6SM FEW250

&&

...Sheboygan...

.This Evening...

    Sunset:                          809 PM

    Surface Wind Forecast:           6 PM  180/09 MPH
                                     8 PM  190/07 MPH

    Boundary Layer Wind:             1 PM  230/08 MPH
                                     7 PM  190/08 MPH

    NWS Doppler Winds (at 0318 PM):  1000ft  240/06 MPH
                                     2000ft  210/08 MPH
                                     3000ft  200/10 MPH

    RAP Winds (from 1800Z run):      1000ft  210/09 MPH
                                     2000ft  240/09 MPH
                                     3000ft  270/13 MPH

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

    Density Altitude:                6 PM  2006 FT
                                     8 PM  1491 FT

    Additional Weather Info:         See Manitowoc TAF below


.Outlook for Tomorrow Morning...

    Sunrise:        527 AM
    Weather:        See Manitowoc TAF below
    Surface Wind:   6 AM  020/10G17 MPH
                    8 AM  020/12G20 MPH
    Boundary Wind:  7 AM  030/22 MPH

.Latest Manitowoc TAF(1725Z)...

    FM161725 09009G15KT P6SM SKC
    FM162200 14008KT P6SM SKC
    FM170000 18006KT P6SM SKC
    FM170600 04014G22KT P6SM SCT070 SCT120
    FM171000 05012G18KT P6SM FEW070 SCT120
    FM171400 05014G22KT P6SM SCT050 BKN120

&&

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

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