324  
FNUS73 KMKX 221403  
FWSMKX  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR BONG BURN #1...WISCONSIN DNR  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI  
903 AM CDT WED MAR 22 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON MARCH 22.  
 
PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IF CONDITIONS BECOME  
UNREPRESENTATIVE OR IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS/CONCERNS ABOUT THIS FORECAST.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
POLAR HIGH PRESSURE WILL SHIFT NORTHEAST WINDS TO  
THE EAST BY MIDDAY AND TO THE SOUTHEAST FOR THE AFTERNOON. SKIES  
WILL CLEAR IN THE LATE MORNING, WINDS WILL BE LIGHT THROUGH THE  
AFTERNOON, AND LOW AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED.  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-37.  
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3400-4300 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 9 TO 18 MPH DECREASING TO 7 TO 8 MPH LATE  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (19000-48700 KNOT-FT).  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
 
TIME (CDT) 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY (%).........64 59 48 32 23 15 12 18  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............28 31 32 34 34 34 35 33  
RH..............55 51 49 45 47 47 45 49  
20 FT WIND DIR..NE NE E E E E E E  
20 FT WIND SPD..7 7 7 7 6 6 6 6  
20 FT WIND GUST.15 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.7 3.9 4.1 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.0 3.4  
TRANSP WIND DIR.NE NE E E E E E E  
TRANSP WIND SPD.14 13 12 10 9 8 7 8  
HAINES INDEX....4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4  
SDSPL KT-FT/100041 38 35 31 28 25 22 19  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
MAX HUMIDITY........74 PERCENT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-2700 FT AGL DECREASING TO 600-700 FT AGL  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 8 TO 17 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (5600-15700 KNOT-FT).  
 
TIME (CDT) 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM  
RH..............51 58 61 63 65 68 68 71 71 68 68 68  
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.7 2.0 1.7 1.3 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6  
TRANSP WIND DIR.E E E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  
TRANSP WIND SPD.8 8 8 8 9 9 10 12 13 14 15 17  
HAINES INDEX....4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4  
SDSPL KT-FT/100016 12 10 8 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 8  
 

 
FORECASTER...BSH  
REQUESTED BY...MARTY JOHNSON  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1704911.0/MKX  
.EMAIL BMARTINUS.JOHNSON@WI.GOV  
 
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