246  
SXUS43 KARX 202101  
RECARX  
UPPER MISS RIVER VALLEY HOT AIR BALLOON FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI  
401 PM CDT FRI OCT 20 2017  
 
WIZ017-210915-  
TAYLOR-  
FOR NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN  
401 PM CDT FRI OCT 20 2017  
 
DATE FRI 10/20/17 /  
CDT 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P  
 
SFC WDIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  
SFC WSPD 10 10 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 8 8 9 9 10 11 11 11 11 11 11  
SFC WGUST 16 17 14 12 12 12 12 12 12 12 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 16 17 18 18 18 18 18  
 
1KFT WDIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  
1KFT WSPD 21 23 25 27 29 30 31 30 28 26 25 25 25 24 24 24 24 24 23 21 19 17 17 18  
3KFT WDIR SW SW SW S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
3KFT WSPD 31 34 39 43 45 47 47 48 48 48 48 47 46 46 45 45 45 44 45 45 45 45 44 44  
6KFT WDIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
6KFT WSPD 43 43 42 42 42 42 41 40 38 37 39 41 43 44 44 45 46 47 49 52 55 56 55 53  
 
SKY COVER FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC BK BK BK BK BK OV OV OV OV OV OV OV  
POP6HR | 1 | 9 | 19 | 28  
 
PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)  
THUNDER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 9 9 9 9 9 16 16 16 13 13 13 19 19 19  
FOG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
OCTOBER 20 2017.......SUNRISE 721 AM CDT SUNSET 605 PM CDT  
OCTOBER 21 2017.......SUNRISE 722 AM CDT SUNSET 603 PM CDT  
 
FTUS80 KAUW 201824  
KAUW 201740Z 2018/2118 19010G16KT P6SM FEW250  
FM210100 17007KT P6SM FEW250 WS020/19040KT  
FM211300 17008G16KT P6SM BKN150  
FM211600 18011G20KT P6SM BKN060  

 
 
SFC.....SURFACE. 1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 6KFT...6000 FEET AGL.  
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.  
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).  
 
NOTE: + IS 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY  
 
THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.  
 

 
 
WIZ044-210915-  
ADAMS-  
FOR CENTRAL WISCONSIN  
401 PM CDT FRI OCT 20 2017  
 
DATE FRI 10/20/17 /  
CDT 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P  
 
SFC WDIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  
SFC WSPD 9 9 8 7 7 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 9 10 11 11 12 12 12 12  
SFC WGUST 16 15 12 9 9 9 10 11 11 12 11 11 11 10 11 11 13 16 17 18 19 20 19 19  
 
1KFT WDIR S S S S S S S S S SW SW S S S S S S S S S S S S S  
1KFT WSPD 20 23 27 31 36 40 42 42 40 38 38 38 38 38 38 37 35 31 28 24 21 19 19 21  
3KFT WDIR SW SW SW S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
3KFT WSPD 33 34 35 37 40 42 44 46 48 48 47 45 43 41 40 39 39 39 40 41 43 43 42 39  
6KFT WDIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
6KFT WSPD 32 33 33 34 34 34 34 35 35 36 36 35 35 36 37 38 39 39 41 44 48 51 52 52  
 
SKY COVER FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK  
POP6HR | 0 | 6 | 6 | 9  
 
PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)  
THUNDER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 5 5 5 5 5 7 7 7 10 10 10 7 7 7  
FOG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
OCTOBER 20 2017.......SUNRISE 717 AM CDT SUNSET 606 PM CDT  
OCTOBER 21 2017.......SUNRISE 719 AM CDT SUNSET 605 PM CDT  
 
FTUS53 KMSN 202039 AAA  
KMSN 202036Z 2021/2118 18009G16KT P6SM BKN250  
FM202300 17008KT P6SM BKN250  
FM210200 18010G18KT P6SM FEW120 BKN200 WS020/19040KT  
FM211500 18012G23KT P6SM BKN100  

 
 
SFC.....SURFACE. 1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 6KFT...6000 FEET AGL.  
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.  
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).  
 
NOTE: + IS 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY  
 
THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.  
 

 
 
MNZ087-210915-  
OLMSTED-  
FOR SOUTHEASTERN MINNESOTA  
401 PM CDT FRI OCT 20 2017  
 
DATE FRI 10/20/17 /  
CDT 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P  
 
SFC WDIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  
SFC WSPD 15 15 14 13 14 14 15 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 14 15 15 15 15 15 14  
SFC WGUST 27 26 22 22 22 22 23 23 23 23 23 23 23 22 22 22 24 25 26 25 24 24 24 24  
 
1KFT WDIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  
1KFT WSPD 27 29 31 33 35 37 38 38 37 36 36 35 35 34 33 32 32 33 32 30 28 26 26 26  
3KFT WDIR S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
3KFT WSPD 36 39 42 46 49 50 52 54 56 57 56 54 52 51 51 50 49 49 48 47 47 46 46 45  
6KFT WDIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
6KFT WSPD 49 47 45 42 41 40 40 42 44 46 46 46 45 44 43 42 43 45 46 45 44 44 43 43  
 
SKY COVER FW FW FW FW FW SC BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK OV OV OV OV BK BK BK BK  
POP6HR | 2 | 8 | 44 | 34  
 
PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)  
THUNDER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 14 14 14 14 14 15 15 15 15 15 15 26 26 26  
FOG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
OCTOBER 20 2017.......SUNRISE 731 AM CDT SUNSET 618 PM CDT  
OCTOBER 21 2017.......SUNRISE 732 AM CDT SUNSET 616 PM CDT  
 
FTUS80 KRST 201733 RRE  
KRST 201730Z 2018/2118 19016G25KT P6SM SCT250  
FM210100 17015KT P6SM SCT250 WS015/20050KT  
FM210900 17015KT P6SM BKN100  
FM211300 17015KT P6SM VCSH BKN045  

 
 
SFC.....SURFACE. 1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 6KFT...6000 FEET AGL.  
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.  
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).  
 
NOTE: + IS 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY  
 
THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.  
 

 
 
WIZ041-210915-  
LA CROSSE-  
FOR WESTERN WISCONSIN AND FAR SOUTHEASTERN MINNESOTA  
401 PM CDT FRI OCT 20 2017  
 
DATE FRI 10/20/17 /  
CDT 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P  
 
SFC WDIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  
SFC WSPD 11 11 10 9 9 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 11 12 12 12 12 11 11  
SFC WGUST 18 18 16 12 14 14 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 17 18 19 19 19 19 18 17  
 
1KFT WDIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  
1KFT WSPD 23 27 31 35 38 41 42 41 40 38 38 39 39 38 37 35 34 33 31 28 25 22 22 22  
3KFT WDIR SW S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
3KFT WSPD 36 38 39 41 43 46 48 49 50 49 49 48 47 48 49 49 48 47 46 45 44 43 42 41  
6KFT WDIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
6KFT WSPD 39 40 42 42 40 38 36 37 38 40 41 41 42 43 44 45 46 46 47 49 52 53 52 49  
 
SKY COVER FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK  
POP6HR | 1 | 7 | 13 | 18  
 
PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)  
THUNDER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 9 9 9 9 9 14 14 14 14 14 14 16 16 16  
FOG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
OCTOBER 20 2017.......SUNRISE 726 AM CDT SUNSET 613 PM CDT  
OCTOBER 21 2017.......SUNRISE 727 AM CDT SUNSET 611 PM CDT  
 
FTUS80 KLSE 201733 RRC  
KLSE 201730Z 2018/2118 17012KT P6SM SCT250  
FM210000 17010KT P6SM SCT250 WS015/19045KT  
FM211200 17011KT P6SM BKN080  

 
 
SFC.....SURFACE. 1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 6KFT...6000 FEET AGL.  
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.  
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).  
 
NOTE: + IS 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY  
 
THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.  
 

 
 
IAZ019-210915-  
CHICKASAW-  
FOR NORTHEAST IOWA  
401 PM CDT FRI OCT 20 2017  
 
DATE FRI 10/20/17 /  
CDT 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P  
 
SFC WDIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  
SFC WSPD 14 15 14 13 13 13 14 13 13 13 13 13 14 14 14 14 15 15 16 16 16 16 15 15  
SFC WGUST 24 24 21 19 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 23 24 25 25 25 25 24 24  
 
1KFT WDIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  
1KFT WSPD 24 27 29 32 34 36 37 37 35 34 34 33 33 32 32 31 31 31 30 29 27 26 25 25  
3KFT WDIR S S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
3KFT WSPD 35 37 39 42 44 47 49 51 52 53 53 53 52 52 52 52 50 48 46 46 47 48 47 46  
6KFT WDIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
6KFT WSPD 46 46 44 43 40 38 37 39 43 46 46 45 44 44 44 45 46 47 47 46 45 44 44 43  
 
SKY COVER FW FW FW FW SC SC BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV  
POP6HR | 2 | 8 | 21 | 33  
 
PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)  
THUNDER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 12 12 12 12 12 16 16 16 14 14 14 24 24 24  
FOG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
OCTOBER 20 2017.......SUNRISE 729 AM CDT SUNSET 619 PM CDT  
OCTOBER 21 2017.......SUNRISE 730 AM CDT SUNSET 618 PM CDT  
 
FTUS80 KALO 201739  
KALO 201738Z 2018/2118 18012G18KT P6SM SCT250  
FM210800 16012G19KT P6SM BKN050  
FM211300 17016G22KT P6SM VCSH SCT015 BKN030  

 
 
SFC.....SURFACE. 1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 6KFT...6000 FEET AGL.  
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.  
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).  
 
NOTE: + IS 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY  
 
THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.  
 

 
 
WIZ061-210915-  
GRANT-  
FOR SOUTHWESTERN WISCONSIN AND FAR NORTHEAST IOWA  
401 PM CDT FRI OCT 20 2017  
 
DATE FRI 10/20/17 /  
CDT 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10 11 12 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10 11 12 1P 2P 3P  
 
SFC WDIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  
SFC WSPD 11 11 10 9 10 10 11 10 10 10 10 10 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 13 14 15 14 13  
SFC WGUST 18 18 15 12 14 14 16 16 14 14 14 14 16 14 14 14 17 20 21 23 23 24 23 23  
 
1KFT WDIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S  
1KFT WSPD 22 25 29 32 36 39 41 41 39 38 38 38 38 38 38 37 35 33 31 28 25 23 22 23  
3KFT WDIR S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S  
3KFT WSPD 34 35 35 37 41 44 47 47 46 45 44 43 43 42 40 40 39 39 39 41 43 44 41 37  
6KFT WDIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S S S S S SW SW  
6KFT WSPD 35 36 37 38 38 37 37 37 37 37 37 38 38 38 39 40 40 40 41 44 48 51 51 49  
 
SKY COVER FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC BK BK BK SC SC BK BK BK BK BK BK BK SC SC BK BK  
POP6HR | 1 | 5 | 7 | 11  
 
PERCENT COVERAGE AROUND LOCAL AREA: (OUT OF 100)  
THUNDER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 8 8 8 8 8 11 11 11 11 11 11 13 13 13  
FOG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
OCTOBER 20 2017.......SUNRISE 722 AM CDT SUNSET 612 PM CDT  
OCTOBER 21 2017.......SUNRISE 723 AM CDT SUNSET 611 PM CDT  
 
FTUS43 KDVN 202053 AAA  
TAFDBQ  
TAF AMD  
KDBQ 202053Z 2021/2118 18013KT P6SM SCT250  
FM210300 18013KT P6SM FEW120 BKN250 WS018/23035KT  
FM211500 18017G23KT P6SM BKN100 BKN250=  

 
 
SFC.....SURFACE. 1KFT...1000 FEET AGL. 3KFT...3000 FEET AGL. 6KFT...6000 FEET AGL.  
WDIR....WIND DIRECTION. WSPD...WIND SPEED IN KTS. WGST...WIND GUST IN KTS.  
POP6HR..6-HOUR PROBABILITY OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCH OR MORE).  
 
NOTE: + IS 100 PERCENT PROBABILITY  
 
THIS FORECAST IS NOT ROUTINELY UPDATED OR AMENDED OUTSIDE OF SCHEDULED ISSUANCES.  
 

 
 
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