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
451 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 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 Friday 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.

MIZ001-003-201000-
Keweenaw-Northern Houghton-
Including the cities of Copper Harbor, Houghton, and Hancock
451 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....41-46.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........33-38 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 6 to 11 mph shifting to the west by
                    mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........12.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....22-27 inland to around 28 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....47-52 inland to around 45 at the shore.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ002-009-084-201000-
Ontonagon-Gogebic-Southern Houghton-
Including the cities of Ontonagon, Ironwood, Kenton, and Sidnaw
451 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018 /351 AM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018/

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 47.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........26-31 percent.
   24 hr trend......25 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....18-23 inland to around 26 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........97-100 percent inland to 90 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......15 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....52-57 inland to around 46 at the shore.
Min humidity........31-36 percent inland to 44 percent at the
                    shore.
20-foot winds.......West 4 to 9 mph shifting to the northwest
                    5 to 10 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ004-005-201000-
Baraga-Marquette-
Including the cities of L`Anse, Gwinn, and Marquette
451 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....43-48 inland to around 41 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........29-34 percent.
   24 hr trend......31 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 7 to 12 mph with gusts to around 20
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....16-21 inland to around 27 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........95-100 percent inland to 85 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......West 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....51-56 inland to around 45 at the shore.
Min humidity........31-36 percent inland to 43 percent at the
                    shore.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 10 mph shifting to the north by
                    mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ010-011-201000-
Iron-Dickinson-
Including the cities of Iron River and Iron Mountain
351 AM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 48.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........25-30 percent.
   24 hr trend......19 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 6 to 11 mph with gusts to around 20
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....16-21.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......25 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 56.
Min humidity........27-32 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    northwest by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ012-201000-
Menominee-
Including the city of Menominee
351 AM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 49.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........29-34 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......North 9 to 14 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........12.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....20-25.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........89-94 percent inland to 82 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph shifting to the west 4 to
                    9 mph late.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 4 to 9 mph shifting to the south 6
                    to 11 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ006-007-085-201000-
Alger-Luce-Northern Schoolcraft-
Including the cities of Grand Marais, Munising, Newberry,
and Seney
451 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....37-42.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........42-47 percent inland to 51 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......9 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 21 inland to around 27 at the shore.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........88-93 percent inland to 82 percent at the
                    shore.
   24 hr trend......20 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 6 to 11 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....46-51 inland to around 39 at the shore.
Min humidity........42-47 percent inland to 53 percent at the
                    shore.
20-foot winds.......West 7 to 12 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ008-201000-
Chippewa-
Including the city of Sault Ste. Marie
451 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 38.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 21.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
                    through midnight.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 47 inland to around 40 at the shore.
Min humidity........44-49 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ013-014-201000-
Delta-Southern Schoolcraft-
Including the cities of Escanaba, Gladstone, and Manistique
451 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....41-46.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........34-39 percent.
   24 hr trend......16 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......North 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....20-25.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........88-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 6 to 11 mph decreasing to 4 to 9 mph
                    late.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 50 inland to around 43 at the shore.
Min humidity........41-46 percent inland to 50 percent at the
                    shore.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    south 7 to 12 mph by mid afternoon.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ015-201000-
Mackinac-
Including the city of St. Ignace
451 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....39-44.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 23.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
                    through midnight.
PCPN amount.........None.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....45-50 inland to around 43 at the shore.
Min humidity........44-49 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 10 mph.
PCPN amount.........None.
Hours of Sun........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 24 to 29. Highs 54 to 59 inland to
around 45 at the shore. Variable winds 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 25 to 30. Highs 55 to 60 inland to around 47 at
the shore. Variable winds 5 mph or less.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 to 35. Highs 56 to 61 inland to around
49 at the shore. Southwest 6 to 11 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows around 35. Highs 53 to 58 inland to around 48 at the shore.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain and
snow showers. Lows 30 to 35. Highs 44 to 49 inland to around 41 at the
shore.

.Outlook for Thu Apr 26 through Wed May  2...expect near normal
temperatures and near 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  / 3600  / N 21    /   756 (E)
200301 /       KENTON/ 4 LOW       / 2900  / N 14    /   406 (G)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 4 LOW       / 3800  / N 17    /   646 (E)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 4 LOW       / 2200  / N 24    /   528 (G)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 1900  / N 27    /   513 (G)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 4 LOW       / 2000  / N 27    /   540 (G)
200703 /        GWINN/ 5 MODERATE  / 3100  / N 25    /   775 (E)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3400  / N 26    /   884 (E)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 4 LOW       / 3800  / N 14    /   532 (G)
201504 /         RACO/ 4 LOW       / 2600  / N 27    /   702 (E)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3800  / N 21    /   798 (E)
201401 /       REXTON/ 4 LOW       / 2600  / N 27    /   702 (E)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 4 LOW       / 2700  / N 27    /   729 (E)
201202 /        SENEY/ 4 LOW       / 2600  / N 25    /   650 (E)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 1900  / N 26    /   494 (G)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 4 LOW       / 2800  / N 27    /   756 (E)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 4 LOW       / 3300  / N 12    /   396 (G)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 4 LOW       / 3400  / N 18    /   612 (E)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 4 LOW       / 3400  / N 25    /   850 (E)
       /          KEW/ 4 LOW       / 1000  / N 14    /   140 (F)

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

                          Haines    Mixing  Transport  Ventilation
WIMS ID/         Site/     Index  / Height /  Winds   /    Index
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 5 MODERATE  / 5200  / W 8     /   416 (G)
200301 /       KENTON/ 4 LOW       / 5600  / NW 5    /   280 (F)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 4 LOW       / 6400  / NW 5    /   320 (G)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 4 LOW       / 300   / NW 8    /   24 (P)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 4 LOW       / 5100  / NW 8    /   408 (G)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 5 MODERATE  / 5300  / NW 8    /   424 (G)
200703 /        GWINN/ 3 VERY LOW  / 6200  / NW 6    /   372 (G)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5700  / NW 8    /   456 (G)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 6 HIGH      / 6000  / NW 5    /   300 (G)
201504 /         RACO/ 5 MODERATE  / 3700  / NW 12   /   444 (G)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 6300  / NW 8    /   504 (G)
201401 /       REXTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 4500  / NW 9    /   405 (G)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 5 MODERATE  / 3800  / NW 13   /   494 (G)
201202 /        SENEY/ 5 MODERATE  / 5200  / NW 9    /   468 (G)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4200  / NW 8    /   336 (G)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 4 LOW       / 4600  / W 6     /   276 (F)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5300  / W 5     /   265 (F)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5900  / NW 6    /   354 (G)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 4 LOW       / 1500  / NW 13   /   195 (F)
       /          KEW/ 4 LOW       / 400   / W 8     /   32 (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/  48/  36/   7/  12/   N/0.00
200301 /       KENTON/  44/  34/   5/   9/  NW/0.00
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/  46/  33/   5/   9/  NW/0.00
201004 /     MUNISING/  36/  61/   9/  14/  NW/0.00
201002 /     DOE LAKE/  39/  48/   9/  16/   N/0.00
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/  40/  45/   9/  16/   N/0.00
200703 /        GWINN/  43/  38/   6/  12/   N/0.00
200903 /    LABRANCHE/  46/  34/   7/  13/   N/0.00
200503 /       PELKIE/  47/  35/   4/   8/  NW/0.00
201504 /         RACO/  37/  48/   9/  16/  NW/0.00
200802 /    RANDVILLE/  47/  32/   7/  12/   N/0.00
201401 /       REXTON/  40/  45/   9/  16/   N/0.00
201505 /      RUDYARD/  38/  53/  12/  19/  NW/0.00
201202 /        SENEY/  39/  49/  10/  16/  NW/0.00
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/  36/  50/   9/  16/  NW/0.00
201102 /   STONINGTON/  43/  43/   8/  14/   N/0.00
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/  45/  34/   4/   8/  NW/0.00
200103 /   WATERSMEET/  45/  32/   6/  11/   N/0.00
       /DRUMND ISLAND/  38/  52/  10/  16/  NW/0.00
       /          KEW/  39/  46/   7/  10/  NW/0.00
$$

Rolfson



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