Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UPPER MICHIGAN
National Weather Service Marquette MI
546 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

...A warming trend and dry weather through the weekend...

.DISCUSSION: A warming trend will send temperatures up to around
normal by the weekend. Away from cooling near the Great Lakes,
high temperatures in the 50s should be common today through
Monday. Over the interior west half of Upper MI, some locations
will likely reach or exceed 60 Saturday through Monday. Along
with mostly sunny days, a steady snow melt will occur. The next
chance of precipitation along with cooler conditions will arrive
Tuesday and Wednesday.

MIZ001-003-211000-
Keweenaw-Northern Houghton-
Including the cities of Copper Harbor, Houghton, and Hancock
546 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....51-56 inland to around 46 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........23-28 percent inland to 34 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 28.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
   24 hr trend......16 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....49-54 inland to around 46 at the shore.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    west by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ002-009-084-211000-
Ontonagon-Gogebic-Southern Houghton-
Including the cities of Ontonagon, Ironwood, Kenton, and Sidnaw
546 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018 /446 AM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 57 inland to around 48 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........20-25 percent inland to 29 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......West 6 to 11 mph shifting to the northwest 7 to
                    12 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 27.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........93-98 percent inland to 87 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......20 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 4 to 9 mph shifting to the southwest
                    late.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 55 inland to around 47 at the shore.
Min humidity........36-41 percent inland to 46 percent at the
                    shore.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    northwest by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ004-005-211000-
Baraga-Marquette-
Including the cities of L`Anse, Gwinn, and Marquette
546 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 56.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........20-25 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 6 to 11 mph shifting to the north with
                    gusts to around 20 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....24-29.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........97-100 percent inland to 88 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......24 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest
                    5 mph or less late.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....52-57 inland to around 47 at the shore.
Min humidity........37-42 percent inland to 46 percent at the
                    shore.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 4 to 9 mph shifting to the
                    southeast 5 to 10 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ010-011-211000-
Iron-Dickinson-
Including the cities of Iron River and Iron Mountain
446 AM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 58.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........20 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......West 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....Around 25.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........96-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......East 5 mph or less through midnight becoming
                    calm.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 56.
Min humidity........32-37 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 4 to 9 mph shifting to the
                    south 5 to 10 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ012-211000-
Menominee-
Including the city of Menominee
446 AM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 58 inland to around 51 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........22-27 percent inland to 33 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 4 to 9 mph shifting to the south 6 to
                    11 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....Around 27.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........94-99 percent inland to 83 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......17 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 6 to 11 mph through midnight becoming
                    calm.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming sunny.
Max temperature.....53-58.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ006-007-085-211000-
Alger-Luce-Northern Schoolcraft-
Including the cities of Grand Marais, Munising, Newberry,
and Seney
546 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 54 inland to around 46 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........24-29 percent.
   24 hr trend......18 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 24 inland to around 30 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........97-100 percent inland to 87 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......27 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 5 mph or less.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 52 inland to around 44 at the shore.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ008-211000-
Chippewa-
Including the city of Sault Ste. Marie
546 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 51 inland to around 44 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........29-34 percent.
   24 hr trend......24 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 23.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........97-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 10 mph decreasing to 5 mph or less
                    late.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 51 inland to around 44 at the shore.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ013-014-211000-
Delta-Southern Schoolcraft-
Including the cities of Escanaba, Gladstone, and Manistique
546 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 55 inland to around 45 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........28-33 percent inland to 37 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 4 to 9 mph shifting to the south 5 to
                    10 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....23-28.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........97-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 4 to 9 mph shifting to the south 5
                    mph or less late.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 53 inland to around 45 at the shore.
Min humidity........47-52 percent inland to 57 percent at the
                    shore.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    south 7 to 12 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........9.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ015-211000-
Mackinac-
Including the city of St. Ignace
546 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....49-54 inland to around 46 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........28-33 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......West 4 to 9 mph shifting to the southwest 6 to
                    11 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....Around 25.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........96-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West 4 to 9 mph decreasing to 5 mph or less
                    late.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....48-53 inland to around 45 at the shore.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 26 to 31. Highs 54 to 59 inland to around 46 at
the shore. Variable winds 5 mph or less.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30 to 35 inland to around 37 at the
shore. Highs 55 to 60 inland to around 50 at the shore. South
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows around 35. Highs 54 to 59 inland to around 46 at the shore.
Southwest 4 to 9 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain and snow
showers. Lows around 34. Highs 46 to 51 inland to around 44 at the
shore.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain and
snow showers. Lows around 31. Highs 51 to 56 inland to around 47 at
the shore.

.Outlook for Fri Apr 27 through Thu May  3...expect near normal
temperatures and above normal precipitation.

$$

...................Smoke Management Forecast data....................

The following values are for 1 PM EST (2 PM EDT) today:

                          Haines    Mixing  Transport  Ventilation
WIMS ID/         Site/     Index  / Height /  Winds   /    Index
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 5 MODERATE  / 6100  / W 8     /   488 (G)
200301 /       KENTON/ 4 LOW       / 6200  / W 9     /   558 (G)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 4 LOW       / 7200  / W 9     /   648 (E)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 5 MODERATE  / 400   / W 6     /   24 (P)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 6 HIGH      / 5300  / W 8     /   424 (G)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4800  / W 8     /   384 (G)
200703 /        GWINN/ 3 VERY LOW  / 6500  / W 8     /   520 (G)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 5 MODERATE  / 6500  / W 9     /   585 (G)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 5 MODERATE  / 6500  / W 8     /   520 (G)
201504 /         RACO/ 4 LOW       / 2400  / NW 5    /   120 (P)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 4 LOW       / 6400  / W 8     /   512 (G)
201401 /       REXTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 2600  / W 5     /   130 (F)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 4 LOW       / 3100  / NW 9    /   279 (F)
201202 /        SENEY/ 5 MODERATE  / 4900  / W 8     /   392 (G)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4400  / W 6     /   264 (F)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 4200  / W 9     /   378 (G)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 4 LOW       / 6200  / W 6     /   372 (G)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 4 LOW       / 6800  / W 8     /   544 (G)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 5 MODERATE  / 2400  / NW 11   /   264 (F)
       /          KEW/ 5 MODERATE  / 600   / W 9     /   54 (P)

THE FOLLOWING VALUES ARE FOR 1 PM EST (2 PM EDT) Sat...

                          Haines    Mixing  Transport  Ventilation
WIMS ID/         Site/     Index  / Height /  Winds   /    Index
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4500  / SW 6    /   270 (F)
200301 /       KENTON/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5000  / SW 4    /   200 (F)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 2 VERY LOW  / 6000  / SW 3    /   180 (F)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 4 LOW       / 300   / S 3     /   9 (P)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 5500  / SW 4    /   220 (F)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 3500  / SW 5    /   175 (F)
200703 /        GWINN/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5500  / S 3     /   165 (F)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5000  / SW 5    /   250 (F)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 4 LOW       / 5500  / SW 4    /   220 (F)
201504 /         RACO/ 4 LOW       / 5600  / W 6     /   336 (G)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 2 VERY LOW  / 5700  / SW 4    /   228 (F)
201401 /       REXTON/ 3 VERY LOW  / 2000  / SW 8    /   160 (F)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 3 VERY LOW  / 2700  / W 6     /   162 (F)
201202 /        SENEY/ 4 LOW       / 5600  / SW 5    /   280 (F)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 5700  / SW 5    /   285 (F)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 1400  / SW 5    /   70 (P)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 2 VERY LOW  / 4600  / SW 6    /   276 (F)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 2 VERY LOW  / 5600  / SW 5    /   280 (F)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 5 MODERATE  / 300   / W 8     /   24 (P)
       /          KEW/ 4 LOW       / 1400  / SW 6    /   84 (P)

Note:  Mixing heights are in feet above ground level
       Transport winds are in miles per hour

.....................................................................

The following is point forecast information valid at 1 PM EST.
Note that the QPF is from 7 AM to 1 PM EST. Also, wind speeds have
been reduced by a factor of 0.7 by the request of local fire officials.

WIMS ID/         Site/Temp/  RH/WSPD/WGST/WDIR/ QPF
---------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/  60/  22/   5/   8/   S/0.00
200301 /       KENTON/  58/  20/   4/   9/   W/0.00
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/  58/  20/   6/  11/  NW/0.00
201004 /     MUNISING/  53/  26/   4/   6/   N/0.00
201002 /     DOE LAKE/  55/  26/   4/   7/   N/0.00
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/  54/  29/   4/   7/   S/0.00
200703 /        GWINN/  56/  23/   5/   9/  NW/0.00
200903 /    LABRANCHE/  57/  24/   4/   7/  SW/0.00
200503 /       PELKIE/  57/  21/   5/   8/   W/0.00
201504 /         RACO/  49/  33/   4/   7/   W/0.00
200802 /    RANDVILLE/  58/  20/   6/  10/   W/0.00
201401 /       REXTON/  51/  31/   6/   9/  SW/0.00
201505 /      RUDYARD/  52/  29/   4/   8/  NW/0.00
201202 /        SENEY/  53/  27/   4/   6/   W/0.00
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/  54/  25/   4/   6/   W/0.00
201102 /   STONINGTON/  56/  31/   5/   8/   S/0.00
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/  55/  23/   4/   8/   W/0.00
200103 /   WATERSMEET/  57/  20/   3/   6/   W/0.00
       /DRUMND ISLAND/  49/  37/   4/   8/   W/0.00
       /          KEW/  52/  31/   6/   9/   W/0.00
$$

JLB



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