Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR E ND...NW AND WC MN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
744 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...OBSERVED HAINES INDICES FOR INTERNATIONAL FALL THIS MORNING WAS 4
(LOW) AND IT WAS 2 (VERY LOW) AT ABERDEEN AND BISMARCK....

.DISCUSSION...
LOW CLOUDS OVER PARTS OF NORTHERN MINNESOTA WILL BREAK UP AND
EXPECT A MIX OF CLOUD AND SUN MIDDAY AND INTO THE AFTERNOON.
EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA WILL SEE MORE SUN THAN CLOUDS. NORTHWEST
WINDS WILL BLOW AT 5 TO 15 MPH. CLEAR SKY TONIGHT WITH LIGHT WINDS
AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES OVERHREAD. SUNSHINE AND WARM MONDAY AND
TUESDAY WITH HIGHS IN THE LOW TO MID 70S. WEDNESDAY WILL SEE AN
UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVE NORTHEAST INTO THE EASTERN DAKOTAS
AND NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA BRINGING A FEW SHOWERS. THEN THURSDAY
INTO THE WEEKEND WILL BRING DRY AND WARM TEMPERATURES AS AN UPPER
LEVEL RIDGE BUILDS OVER THE NORTHERN PLAINS.


NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026-027-054-212130-
TOWNER-CAVALIER-PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH-EDDY-NELSON-
GRAND FORKS-WESTERN WALSH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CANDO...LANGDON...CAVALIER...MADDOCK...
LEEDS...DEVILS LAKE...GRAFTON...NEW ROCKFORD...LAKOTA...
GRAND FORKS...ADAMS
744 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-56 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...10.
HAINES INDEX........2 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 62400 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...11.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (AROUND 46600 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

NDZ028>030-038-039-049-052-053-212130-
GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COOPERSTOWN...FINLEY...MAYVILLE...
VALLEY CITY...FARGO...LISBON...GWINNER...WAHPETON
744 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-56 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...10.
HAINES INDEX........2 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 87200 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...11.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (AROUND 47000 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

MNZ001-004>009-013>017-212130-
WEST POLK-KITTSON-ROSEAU-LAKE OF THE WOODS-WEST MARSHALL-
EAST MARSHALL-NORTH BELTRAMI-PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-EAST POLK-
NORTH CLEARWATER-SOUTH BELTRAMI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROOKSTON...EAST GRAND FORKS...
HALLOCK...ROSEAU...BAUDETTE...WARREN...NEWFOLDEN...RED LAKE...
THIEF RIVER FALLS...RED LAKE FALLS...FOSSTON...BAGLEY...BEMIDJI
744 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........64-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...7.
HAINES INDEX........2 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 59800 KNOT-FT) BECOMING EXCELLENT
                    (AROUND 65500 KNOT-FT) BY AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......24 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...11.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 45900 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

MNZ002-003-022>024-027>032-040-212130-
NORMAN-CLAY-MAHNOMEN-SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-
EAST BECKER-WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HALSTAD...MOORHEAD...MAHNOMEN...
LAKE ITASCA...PARK RAPIDS...DETROIT LAKES...WOLF LAKE...
BRECKENRIDGE...FERGUS FALLS...NEW YORK MILLS...WADENA...
ELBOW LAKE
744 AM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...8.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 87000 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...11.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 46400 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.

$$










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