503  
FNUS53 KMQT 171945  
FWFMQT  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UPPER MICHIGAN  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI  
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI  
345 PM EDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
..WARMER THURSDAY BUT TURNING COLDER AGAIN FOR THE WEEKEND
 
 
.DISCUSSION: HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE PLAINS THIS AFTERNOON WILL BUILD ACROSS  
THE UPPER GREAT LAKES TONIGHT AND MOVE EAST OF MICHIGAN THURSDAY. THIS WILL  
TURN WINDS TO THE SOUTHWEST FOR THURSDAY AND ALLOW MILDER AIR TO FLOOD BACK  
INTO UPPER MICHIGAN FOR THURSDAY. HIGH TEMPERATURES THURSDAY AFTERNOON  
ARE EXPECTED TO BE UPWARDS OF 20 DEGREES WARMER THAN TODAY'S HIGH  
TEMPERATURES...ALONG WITH GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS. A STRONG COLD FRONT  
PASSING THROUGH UPPER MICHIGAN FRIDAY AFTERNOON WILL BRING COLDER WEATHER  
BACK TO THE REGION HEADING INTO THE WEEKEND.  
 
MIZ001-003-181415-  
KEWEENAW-NORTHERN HOUGHTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF COPPER HARBOR, HOUGHTON, AND HANCOCK  
345 PM EDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-31.  
24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......21 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25  
MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH LATE.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58.  
24 HR TREND......19 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 8 TO 13 MPH INCREASING TO 17 TO 22  
MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
HOURS OF SUN........11.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS  
LATE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.  
MAX HUMIDITY........79-84 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH  
EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS  
BY MID AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.  
MIN HUMIDITY........71-76 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
WEST 18 TO 23 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO  
30 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.07-0.25 INCH ON THE KEWEENAW PENINSULA...AND  
NONE TO 0.06 INCH OVER ISLE ROYALE.  
HOURS OF SUN........3.  
LAL.................1.  
 

 
 
MIZ002-009-084-181415-  
ONTONAGON-GOGEBIC-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ONTONAGON, IRONWOOD, KENTON, AND SIDNAW  
345 PM EDT WED OCT 17 2018 /245 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018/  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.  
24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT INLAND TO 63 PERCENT AT THE  
SHORE.  
24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 6 TO 11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST  
LATE.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.  
24 HR TREND......21 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 17 TO 22 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
HOURS OF SUN........11.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
20 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.  
MAX HUMIDITY........82-87 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 25 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS 50 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.  
MIN HUMIDITY........73-78 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 12 TO 17 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
WEST 11 TO 16 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO  
25 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.13 INCH.  
HOURS OF SUN........2.  
LAL.................1.  
 

 
 
MIZ004-005-181415-  
BARAGA-MARQUETTE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF L'ANSE, GWINN, AND MARQUETTE  
345 PM EDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....21-26.  
24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........76-81 PERCENT INLAND TO 68 PERCENT AT THE  
SHORE.  
24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20  
MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH LATE.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.  
24 HR TREND......20 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 8 TO 13 MPH INCREASING TO 17 TO 22  
MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
HOURS OF SUN........11.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS  
LATE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.  
MAX HUMIDITY........86-91 PERCENT INLAND TO 80 PERCENT AT THE  
SHORE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 25 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS 50 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.  
MIN HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT INLAND TO 71 PERCENT AT THE  
SHORE.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 11 TO 16 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
WEST BY MID AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.05-0.13 INCH.  
HOURS OF SUN........3.  
LAL.................1.  
 

 
 
MIZ010-011-181415-  
IRON-DICKINSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF IRON RIVER AND IRON MOUNTAIN  
245 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 22.  
24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........74-79 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST  
5 TO 10 MPH LATE.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.  
24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 11 TO 16  
MPH BY MID AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
HOURS OF SUN........11.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
20 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.  
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 9 TO 14 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS 50 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.  
MIN HUMIDITY........73-78 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
WEST BY MID AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.11 INCH.  
HOURS OF SUN........2.  
LAL.................1.  
 

 
 
MIZ012-181415-  
MENOMINEE-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF MENOMINEE  
245 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.  
24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........72-77 PERCENT INLAND TO 66 PERCENT AT THE  
SHORE.  
24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST  
5 TO 10 MPH LATE.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.  
24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........41-46 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
HOURS OF SUN........11.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS  
LATE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.  
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 8 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH  
THROUGH MIDNIGHT.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS 50 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.  
MIN HUMIDITY........72-77 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 30 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.08 INCH.  
HOURS OF SUN........2.  
LAL.................1.  
 

 
 
MIZ006-007-085-181415-  
ALGER-LUCE-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GRAND MARAIS, MUNISING, NEWBERRY,  
AND SENEY  
345 PM EDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A FEW FLURRIES THROUGH MIDNIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 25.  
24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........79-84 PERCENT INLAND TO 74 PERCENT AT THE  
SHORE.  
24 HR TREND......21 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30  
MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 7 TO 12 MPH LATE.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.  
24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 18 TO 23  
MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
HOURS OF SUN........9.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS  
LATE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 25 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
80 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.  
MIN HUMIDITY........77-82 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 30 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.08-0.25 INCH.  
HOURS OF SUN........3.  
LAL.................1.  
 

 
 
MIZ008-181415-  
CHIPPEWA-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF SAULT STE. MARIE  
345 PM EDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.  
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING,  
THEN A FEW FLURRIES BY MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW  
50 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 26.  
24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........79-84 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25  
MPH BECOMING WEST 6 TO 11 MPH LATE.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.03 INCH.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.  
24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO  
20 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
HOURS OF SUN........8.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.  
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 25 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH  
EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN RAIN SHOWERS BY MID  
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 90 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.  
MIN HUMIDITY........78-83 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 11 TO 16 MPH INCREASING TO 16  
TO 21 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.09-0.24 INCH.  
HOURS OF SUN........3.  
LAL.................1.  
 

 
 
MIZ013-014-181415-  
DELTA-SOUTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ESCANABA, GLADSTONE, AND MANISTIQUE  
345 PM EDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. A FEW FLURRIES EARLY IN THE  
EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.  
24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........76-81 PERCENT INLAND TO 70 PERCENT AT THE  
SHORE.  
24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20  
MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 6 TO 11 MPH LATE.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.  
24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........44-49 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20  
MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
HOURS OF SUN........11.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS  
LATE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.  
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 9 TO 14 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 25 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH  
EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS  
BY MID AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.  
MIN HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 30 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.02-0.20 INCH.  
HOURS OF SUN........2.  
LAL.................1.  
 

 
 
MIZ015-181415-  
MACKINAC-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF ST. IGNACE  
345 PM EDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH  
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW 40 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-29.  
24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........76-81 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH  
THROUGH MIDNIGHT.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE TO 0.01 INCH.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.  
24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 18 TO 23  
MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH BY MID  
AFTERNOON.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
HOURS OF SUN........10.  
LAL.................1.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.  
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 18 TO 23 MPH DECREASING TO 11  
TO 16 MPH LATE. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........NONE.  
LAL.................1.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH  
EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN RAIN SHOWERS BY MID  
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 80 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.  
MIN HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 19 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 35 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.07-0.22 INCH.  
HOURS OF SUN........3.  
LAL.................1.  
 

 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW  
SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 39. HIGHS 37 TO 42. NORTHWEST 11 TO 16 MPH  
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW  
SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 33 INLAND TO AROUND 35 AT THE SHORE. HIGHS  
39 TO 44. WEST 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS  
28 TO 33 INLAND TO AROUND 34 AT THE SHORE. HIGHS 46 TO 51 INLAND TO  
AROUND 44 AT THE SHORE. WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW  
SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 33 INLAND TO AROUND 35 AT THE SHORE. HIGHS  
40 TO 45.    
WEDNESDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 36 INLAND TO AROUND 38 AT THE SHORE.  
HIGHS 45 TO 50.  
   
OUTLOOK FOR WED OCT 24 THROUGH TUE OCT 30
 
EXPECT BELOW 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/ 4 LOW / 7500 / NW 28 / 2100 (E)  
200301 / KENTON/ 2 VERY LOW / 5000 / NW 27 / 1350 (E)  
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 2 VERY LOW / 5100 / NW 25 / 1275 (E)  
201004 / MUNISING/ 3 VERY LOW / 4900 / NW 29 / 1421 (E)  
201002 / DOE LAKE/ 3 VERY LOW / 4700 / NW 28 / 1316 (E)  
201103 / HIGH BRIDGE/ 3 VERY LOW / 4300 / NW 26 / 1118 (E)  
200703 / GWINN/ 3 VERY LOW / 5700 / NW 24 / 1368 (E)  
200903 / LABRANCHE/ 3 VERY LOW / 7000 / NW 28 / 1960 (E)  
200503 / PELKIE/ 4 LOW / 6300 / NW 25 / 1575 (E)  
201504 / RACO/ 3 VERY LOW / 4600 / NW 26 / 1196 (E)  
200802 / RANDVILLE/ 2 VERY LOW / 6700 / NW 29 / 1943 (E)  
201401 / REXTON/ 4 LOW / 5400 / NW 26 / 1404 (E)  
201505 / RUDYARD/ 4 LOW / 7500 / NW 29 / 2175 (E)  
201202 / SENEY/ 3 VERY LOW / 6000 / NW 27 / 1620 (E)  
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 3 VERY LOW / 4700 / NW 27 / 1269 (E)  
201102 / STONINGTON/ 4 LOW / 6800 / NW 27 / 1836 (E)  
200102 / WAKEFIELD/ 2 VERY LOW / 5000 / NW 27 / 1350 (E)  
200103 / WATERSMEET/ 2 VERY LOW / 5600 / NW 29 / 1624 (E)  
/DRUMND ISLAND/ 3 VERY LOW / 4800 / NW 28 / 1344 (E)  
/ KEW/ 4 LOW / 5200 / NW 26 / 1352 (E)  
 
THE FOLLOWING VALUES ARE FOR 1 PM EST (2 PM EDT) THU...  
 
HAINES MIXING TRANSPORT VENTILATION  
WIMS ID/ SITE/ INDEX / HEIGHT / WINDS / INDEX  
------------------------------------------------------------------  
471301 / WAUSAUKEE/ 3 VERY LOW / 2800 / SW 24 / 672 (E)  
200301 / KENTON/ 5 MODERATE / 1900 / W 35 / 665 (E)  
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 5 MODERATE / 2200 / W 34 / 748 (E)  
201004 / MUNISING/ 2 VERY LOW / 2100 / SW 24 / 504 (G)  
201002 / DOE LAKE/ 2 VERY LOW / 2200 / SW 25 / 550 (G)  
201103 / HIGH BRIDGE/ 3 VERY LOW / 2200 / SW 25 / 550 (G)  
200703 / GWINN/ 3 VERY LOW / 2200 / SW 31 / 682 (E)  
200903 / LABRANCHE/ 3 VERY LOW / 2400 / SW 25 / 600 (E)  
200503 / PELKIE/ 4 LOW / 2300 / W 36 / 828 (E)  
201504 / RACO/ 4 LOW / 2700 / SW 25 / 675 (E)  
200802 / RANDVILLE/ 3 VERY LOW / 2200 / SW 27 / 594 (G)  
201401 / REXTON/ 4 LOW / 2700 / SW 26 / 702 (E)  
201505 / RUDYARD/ 4 LOW / 3600 / SW 23 / 828 (E)  
201202 / SENEY/ 3 VERY LOW / 2700 / SW 24 / 648 (E)  
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 3 VERY LOW / 2600 / SW 25 / 650 (E)  
201102 / STONINGTON/ 2 VERY LOW / 2500 / SW 24 / 600 (E)  
200102 / WAKEFIELD/ 5 MODERATE / 1800 / W 37 / 666 (E)  
200103 / WATERSMEET/ 5 MODERATE / 1900 / W 34 / 646 (E)  
/DRUMND ISLAND/ 4 LOW / 3500 / W 21 / 735 (E)  
/ KEW/ 4 LOW / 1000 / W 39 / 390 (G)  
 
NOTE: MIXING HEIGHTS ARE IN FEET ABOVE GROUND LEVEL  
TRANSPORT WINDS ARE IN MILES PER HOUR  
   
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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  
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471301 / WAUSAUKEE/ 42/ 44/ 8/ 16/ NW/0.00  
200301 / KENTON/ 33/ 67/ 8/ 17/ NW/0.04  
200504 /BARAGA PLAINS/ 33/ 69/ 8/ 17/ NW/0.06  
201004 / MUNISING/ 34/ 80/ 12/ 20/ NW/0.03  
201002 / DOE LAKE/ 35/ 75/ 8/ 17/ NW/0.04  
201103 / HIGH BRIDGE/ 36/ 73/ 8/ 17/ NW/0.04  
200703 / GWINN/ 35/ 71/ 8/ 18/ NW/0.03  
200903 / LABRANCHE/ 38/ 58/ 8/ 20/ NW/0.00  
200503 / PELKIE/ 35/ 64/ 8/ 16/ NW/0.04  
201504 / RACO/ 34/ 80/ 8/ 16/ NW/0.04  
200802 / RANDVILLE/ 37/ 64/ 9/ 20/ NW/0.00  
201401 / REXTON/ 36/ 79/ 8/ 15/ W/0.03  
201505 / RUDYARD/ 39/ 78/ 11/ 17/ NW/0.03  
201202 / SENEY/ 37/ 79/ 12/ 20/ NW/0.03  
201302 /SPINCICH LAKE/ 34/ 84/ 9/ 18/ NW/0.04  
201102 / STONINGTON/ 40/ 57/ 9/ 19/ NW/0.01  
200102 / WAKEFIELD/ 34/ 61/ 9/ 16/ NW/0.00  
200103 / WATERSMEET/ 34/ 66/ 9/ 19/ NW/0.00  
/DRUMND ISLAND/ 36/ 78/ 12/ 16/ NW/0.04  
/ KEW/ 34/ 54/ 13/ 23/ NW/0.00  

 
 
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