Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
259 AM CDT Fri May 18 2018

...Lower Humidities This Afternoon...Rain Chances Sat Night into Monday...

.DISCUSSION...high pressure will be the main weather influence today into
Saturday. Afternoon mixing will result in minimum humidities bottoming
out in the mid to upper 20s across portions of central and northern
Wisconsin today. Various weather system look to bring rain chances to the
region starting Saturday night, persisting into the start of the new
work week.

WIZ017-029-190015-
Taylor-Clark-
Including the cities of Medford and Neillsville
259 AM CDT Fri May 18 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....73-78.
Min humidity........30-35 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........14 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 89000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....47-52.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    north in the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 9 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 45000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
45 TO 50. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers
20 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers. Highs 65 TO 70.
East winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
45 TO 50. East winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers. Highs 65 TO 70. East
winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 45 TO 50.
Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
6 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 TO 55. Northwest winds
5 to 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. North winds 5 to
6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 45 TO 50. Northeast winds
5 to 6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to
7 mph.

$$

MNZ079-WIZ032-033-190015-
Wabasha-Buffalo-Trempealeau-
Including the cities of Wabasha, Alma, Arcadia, and Whitehall
259 AM CDT Fri May 18 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....76-81.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........13 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5900 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 20 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 122000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....50-55.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....72-77.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds around 5 mph shifting to the north 5
                    to 8 mph in the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 37000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 45 TO 50. Northeast winds 5 to
9 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 65 TO 70. East
winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
45 TO 50. East winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 65 TO 70. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 30 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 50 TO 55.
South winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northwest winds 5 to
6 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 50 TO 55. West winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Northeast winds 5 to
6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 TO 55. East winds 5 to
6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to
7 mph.

$$

WIZ034-042>044-190015-
Jackson-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-
Including the cities of Black River Falls, Sparta, Tomah,
Mauston, and Friendship
259 AM CDT Fri May 18 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....75-80.
Min humidity........29-34 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........13 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 84000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....47-52.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....73-78.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 26000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 TO 55. Northeast winds 5 to
9 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs 60 TO 65. East
winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of showers 40 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows
45 TO 50. East winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 65 TO 70. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 30 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 45 TO 50.
Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of showers 30 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. West winds 5 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 50 TO 55. West winds 5 to
6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. North winds 5 to
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 TO 55. East winds 5 to
7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to
7 mph.

$$

MNZ086-087-094-095-190015-
Dodge-Olmsted-Mower-Fillmore-
Including the cities of Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin,
and Preston
259 AM CDT Fri May 18 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....75-80.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
                    around 25 mph.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........13 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6000 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 20 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 126000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....52-57.
Max humidity........88-93 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
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.....71-76.
Min humidity........48-53 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 7 mph shifting to the north 5
                    to 9 mph in the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 24000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 TO 55. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance
of precipitation 50 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 60 TO 65. East winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 TO 55. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 65 TO 70. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 30 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 TO 55. Southwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance
of precipitation 20 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 70 TO 75. Northwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 TO 60. South winds 5 to
7 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. East winds 5 to 8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 TO 55. East winds 5 to
8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to
9 mph.

$$

MNZ088-096-WIZ041-053-190015-
Winona-Houston-La Crosse-Vernon-
Including the cities of Winona, Caledonia, La Crosse, and Viroqua
259 AM CDT Fri May 18 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....75-80.
Min humidity........38-43 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    in the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........13 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 100000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....51-56.
Max humidity........91-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....73-78.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 7 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 5 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 24000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 TO 55. Northeast winds 5 to
9 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 60 TO 65. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 TO 55. East winds 5 to 8 mph.
Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 65 TO 70. East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 30 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 TO 55. Southwest winds 5 to
7 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 70 TO 75. West winds 5 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 TO 60. West winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. North winds 5 to
6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 TO 55. East winds 5 to
6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to
8 mph.

$$

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-190015-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-
Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Charles City,
New Hampton, and Oelwein
259 AM CDT Fri May 18 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....76-81.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
                    around 25 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 6600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 126000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....52-57.
Max humidity........91-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 6 to 11 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 3 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 19000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 TO 55. Northeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance
of precipitation 50 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 60 TO 65. East winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of precipitation
50 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 TO 55. East winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 65 TO 70. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 30 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 TO 55. West winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 70 TO 75. West winds 5 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55 TO 60. East winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. East winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 TO 60. East winds 5 to
8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to
9 mph.

$$

IAZ011-030-WIZ054-055-061-190015-
Allamakee-Clayton-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Waukon, Elkader, Prairie Du Chien,
Richland Center, and Platteville
259 AM CDT Fri May 18 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....76-81.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 6 to 11 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 5800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 18 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 102000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0400, then mostly cloudy.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....52-57.
Max humidity........91-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........49-54 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 7 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........5 Hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....North around 4 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 17000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).


.Forecast days 3 through 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 TO 55. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 60 TO 65. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation
50 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 TO 55. East winds 5 to 9 mph.
Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs 70 TO 75. Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of precipitation 40 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 TO 55. Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance
of precipitation 20 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. West winds 5 to 7 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 TO 60. Northwest winds
5 to 6 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 75 TO 80. Northeast winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance
of precipitation 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 50 TO 55. East winds 5 to
7 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. Southeast winds 5 to
9 mph.

$$



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