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Spot Forecast for DOT Site Burn...WI DNR
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
732 AM CDT Tue Jul 17 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 CDT on July 17.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (608) 784-8292 if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...Expect some patches of clouds this morning with
otherwise mostly sunny skies today. Winds will generally be light
from the north, but direction could be variable at times given the
light flow. High temperatures will be near 80 with minimum RH this
afternoon around 40 percent.

Dry weather is expected through Wednesday, with increasing chances
for showers and storms on Thursday.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny then becoming mostly sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
Temperature.........66 at ignition...Max 81.
RH..................73 percent at ignition...Min 39 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Winds north at 2 mph at ignition...otherwise
                    Light winds becoming northwest 5 to 6 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor /11300 knot-ft/ at ignition. Max...good
                    /44600 knot-ft/ increasing to good to excellent
                    (48500-70000 knot-ft) late in the morning.
Haines Index........4 low at ignition...max 5.

TIME (CDT)      8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
Sky (%).........39  20  3   6   10  14  17  21  24  18  11
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Temp............66  70  73  76  78  79  80  80  81  81  81
RH..............73  63  55  50  45  44  42  42  39  41  42
20 FT wind dir..N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT wind spd..2   2   3   4   4   5   5   5   6   5   5
20 FT wind gust.3   3       5   5
Haines index....4   5   5   5   5   5   5   4   4   4   4
SDspl kt-ft/100011  22  32  45  57  70  66  63  59  54  49

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
CWR.................0 percent.
Temperature.........Min 54.
RH..................Max 100 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (500-43300 knot-ft).

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
Sky (%).........5      3      2      5      6      7
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0      0      0      0      0      0
Temp............78     69     61     58     55     54
RH..............48     68     90     96     100    100
20 ft wind......NW 4   N 2    N 2    NE 2   NE 3   E 2
20 ft wind gust.5
Haines index....4      4      4      4      4      4
SDspl kt-ft/100043     15     1      1      1      1

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
Temperature.........Max 82.
RH..................Min 46 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (1000-32200 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 low.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
Sky (%).........9      7      11     25     29     29
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0      0      0      0      0      0
Temp............58     69     78     81     82     82
RH..............93     68     52     46     46     46
20 ft wind......E 2    SE 3   SE 3   SE 4   S 4    S 4
20 ft wind gust.                     5      5      5
Haines index....4      4      4      4      4      4
SDspl kt-ft/10001      17     25     26     30     31

$$
Forecaster...JM
Requested by...Mark Rasmussen
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1812955.0/ARX
.DELDT 07/17/18
.EMAIL MarkA.Rasmussen@wisconsin.gov