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
524 AM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...COOL AND DRY THIS WEEKEND...THEN GRADUAL WARMING EARLY NEXT
WEEK...

.DISCUSSION...A DISTURBANCE OVER THE NORTHERN PLAINS MAY SPREAD
ISOLATED SHOWERS INTO FAR WESTERN UPPER MICHIGAN THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. OTHERWISE...HIGH PRESSURE MOVING TO HUDSON BAY THIS WEEKEND
WILL RIDGE SOUTH INTO THE UPPER GREAT LAKES...PROVIDING COOL...DRY
WEATHER. AS THE HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE BREAKS DOWN EARLY NEXT WEEK...
EXPECT TEMPERATURES TO RISE BACK TO AROUND NORMAL BY TUESDAY. AT THIS
TIME...NO MEANINGFUL PRECIPITATION CHANCES ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE
MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

MIZ001-003-251000-
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COPPER HARBOR...HOUGHTON...HANCOCK
524 AM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-46 INLAND TO AROUND 38 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-46 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 8 TO 13 MPH BY
                    MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........9.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 27.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT INLAND TO 44 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
33-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ002-009-084-251000-
ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONTONAGON...IRONWOOD...KENTON...SIDNAW
524 AM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.08 INCH.
HOURS OF SUN........6.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN
                    THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....27-32.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PERCENT INLAND TO 83 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.02 INCH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT INLAND TO 39 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
33-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 7 TO 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........8.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ004-005-251000-
BARAGA-MARQUETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...L`ANSE...GWINN...MARQUETTE
524 AM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-49 INLAND TO AROUND 39 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT INLAND TO 42 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 4 TO 9 MPH INCREASING TO 6 TO 11 MPH BY
                    MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........9.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 25.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-49 INLAND TO AROUND 39 AT THE SHORE.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT INLAND TO 43 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
33-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 7 TO 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........9.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ010-011-251000-
IRON-DICKINSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IRON RIVER...IRON MOUNTAIN
524 AM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 MPH OR LESS INCREASING TO 5 TO 10
                    MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........7.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 26.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 6 TO 11 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........8.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ012-251000-
MENOMINEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MENOMINEE
524 AM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51 INLAND TO AROUND 44 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT INLAND TO 39 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 MPH OR LESS INCREASING TO 5 TO 10
                    MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........8.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 28.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 6 TO 11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
                    LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 6 TO 11 MPH INCREASING TO EAST
                    9 TO 14 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........7.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ006-007-085-251000-
ALGER-LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAND MARAIS...MUNISING...NEWBERRY...
SENEY
524 AM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45 INLAND TO AROUND 37 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT INLAND TO 46 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 22.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......25 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48 INLAND TO AROUND 39 AT THE SHORE.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT INLAND TO 51 PERCENT AT THE
                    SHORE.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 7 TO 12 MPH INCREASING TO 8 TO
                    13 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ008-251000-
CHIPPEWA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SAULT STE. MARIE
524 AM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-44 INLAND TO AROUND 37 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH BY
                    MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........12.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-25.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 4 TO 9 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47 INLAND TO AROUND 41 AT THE SHORE.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTH 6 TO 11 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ013-014-251000-
DELTA-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESCANABA...GLADSTONE...MANISTIQUE
524 AM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48 INLAND TO AROUND 42 AT THE SHORE.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 MPH OR LESS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST 7
                    TO 12 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 25.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........10.
LAL.................1.

$$

MIZ015-251000-
MACKINAC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. IGNACE
524 AM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-27 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........12.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 24.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 7 TO 12 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.
HOURS OF SUN........11.
LAL.................1.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 30. HIGHS 45 TO 50 INLAND TO
AROUND 39 AT THE SHORE. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 34. HIGHS 49 TO 54 INLAND TO
AROUND 43 AT THE SHORE. NORTH WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 32. HIGHS 56 TO 61 INLAND TO
AROUND 47 AT THE SHORE. VARIABLE WINDS 5 MPH OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 35. HIGHS 58 TO 63 INLAND TO
AROUND 50 AT THE SHORE.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 37. HIGHS 57 TO 62 INLAND TO
AROUND 51 AT THE SHORE.

.OUTLOOK FOR FRI MAY 1 THROUGH THU MAY 7...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 /  WIND   /    INDEX
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 4 LOW       / 5500  / W 3     /   165 (F)
200301 /       KENTON/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5000  / SW 3    /   150 (F)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5100  / W 3     /   153 (F)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 5 MODERATE  / 3700  / NW 6    /   222 (F)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4700  / NW 8    /   376 (G)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4700  / NW 8    /   376 (G)
200703 /        GWINN/ 2 VERY LOW  / 5100  / NW 4    /   204 (F)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5400  / W 4     /   216 (F)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4800  / S 3     /   144 (F)
201504 /         RACO/ 5 MODERATE  / 4700  / NW 16   /   752 (E)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5100  / W 4     /   204 (F)
201401 /       REXTON/ 4 LOW       / 5400  / NW 13   /   702 (E)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 5 MODERATE  / 4800  / NW 18   /   864 (E)
201202 /        SENEY/ 5 MODERATE  / 4800  / NW 11   /   528 (G)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4300  / NW 12   /   516 (G)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 4 LOW       / 5300  / NW 5    /   265 (F)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5100  / S 5     /   255 (F)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 3 VERY LOW  / 5500  / SW 4    /   220 (F)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 5 MODERATE  / 4400  / NW 17   /   748 (E)
       /          KEW/ 5 MODERATE  / 3300  / SE 3    /   99 (P)

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

                          HAINES    MIXING  TRANSPORT  VENTILATION
WIMS ID/         SITE/     INDEX  / HEIGHT /  WIND   /    INDEX
------------------------------------------------------------------
471301 /    WAUSAUKEE/ 4 LOW       / 3900  / E 14    /   546 (G)
200301 /       KENTON/ 4 LOW       / 4100  / E 10    /   410 (G)
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 4 LOW       / 4200  / E 10    /   420 (G)
201004 /     MUNISING/ 5 MODERATE  / 3200  / E 6     /   192 (F)
201002 /     DOE LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4000  / E 5     /   200 (F)
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/ 5 MODERATE  / 4100  / E 5     /   205 (F)
200703 /        GWINN/ 4 LOW       / 3800  / NE 10   /   380 (G)
200903 /    LABRANCHE/ 4 LOW       / 4500  / NE 10   /   450 (G)
200503 /       PELKIE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3900  / E 13    /   507 (G)
201504 /         RACO/ 5 MODERATE  / 3800  / E 5     /   190 (F)
200802 /    RANDVILLE/ 4 LOW       / 4200  / E 11    /   462 (G)
201401 /       REXTON/ 4 LOW       / 4600  / E 5     /   230 (F)
201505 /      RUDYARD/ 5 MODERATE  / 4700  / E 5     /   235 (F)
201202 /        SENEY/ 4 LOW       / 4700  / E 5     /   235 (F)
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 5 MODERATE  / 3800  / E 5     /   190 (F)
201102 /   STONINGTON/ 5 MODERATE  / 4100  / E 9     /   369 (G)
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/ 3 VERY LOW  / 4200  / E 12    /   504 (G)
200103 /   WATERSMEET/ 3 VERY LOW  / 4600  / E 11    /   506 (G)
       /DRUMND ISLAND/ 4 LOW       / 3400  / NE 5    /   170 (F)
       /          KEW/ 4 LOW       / 2000  / E 14    /   280 (F)

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/  51/  28/   3/   6/  SE/0.00
200301 /       KENTON/  48/  31/   2/   4/  SE/0.00
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/  47/  34/   1/   3/   E/0.00
201004 /     MUNISING/  39/  43/   4/   7/   N/0.00
201002 /     DOE LAKE/  43/  35/   2/   4/   N/0.00
201103 /  HIGH BRIDGE/  43/  33/   1/   2/   N/0.00
200703 /        GWINN/  46/  32/   2/   4/   E/0.00
200903 /    LABRANCHE/  49/  28/   2/   4/  SE/0.00
200503 /       PELKIE/  47/  34/   4/   7/   E/0.00
201504 /         RACO/  40/  36/   5/   8/  NW/0.00
200802 /    RANDVILLE/  49/  29/   2/   4/   S/0.00
201401 /       REXTON/  44/  25/   5/   8/  NW/0.00
201505 /      RUDYARD/  42/  29/   7/  12/  NW/0.00
201202 /        SENEY/  43/  32/   4/   7/  NW/0.00
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/  39/  37/   4/   7/  NW/0.00
201102 /   STONINGTON/  48/  32/   2/   4/   S/0.00
200102 /    WAKEFIELD/  49/  34/   4/   8/  SE/0.00
200103 /   WATERSMEET/  48/  31/   3/   6/   S/0.00
       /DRUMND ISLAND/  40/  37/   7/  12/  NW/0.00
       /          KEW/  41/  43/   5/   9/   E/0.00
$$

ROLFSON



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