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
303 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...

LOW PRESSURE WILL ORGANIZE OVER THE HIGH PLAINS...WITH EAST TO
SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS STRENGTHENING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. RAIN
SHOWERS WILL SPREAD INTO THE REGION TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WITH
PRECIPITATION REACHING THE LAKE OF THE WOODS AREA THE LATEST. AN
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND
WEDNESDAY NIGHT. RH MAY DROP TO UNDER 40 PERCENT TOWARDS THE LAKE
OF THE WOODS AREA ON WEDNESDAY...WITH RH REMAINING ABOVE 50
PERCENT IN MOST LOCATIONS FARTHER WEST AND SOUTH.

AN WET AND UNSETTLED WEATHER PATTERN WILL GENERALLY KEEP RH
ELEVATED THROUGH FRIDAY...ALTHOUGH RH MAY FALL TO BELOW 45 PERCENT
OVER PARTS OF SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA ON THURSDAY WITH WINDS
BECOMING BREEZY FROM THE WEST.

NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026-027-054-230930-
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
303 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
                    RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......24 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........59-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......26 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. SOUTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......0.20 TO 0.30 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...1.
HAINES INDEX........2 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD (AROUND 104200 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 35 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 45
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
                    EVENING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
                    NIGHT. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........56-61 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
AROUND 30. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

NDZ028>030-038-039-049-052-053-230930-
GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COOPERSTOWN...FINLEY...MAYVILLE...
VALLEY CITY...FARGO...LISBON...GWINNER...WAHPETON
303 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......30 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. SOUTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...1.
HAINES INDEX........2 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD (AROUND 138400 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 40 TO 45 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
                    EVENING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
                    NIGHT. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

MNZ001-004>009-013>017-230930-
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
303 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......30 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH INCREASING
                    TO 20 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...2.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 59900 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (AROUND 135400 KNOT-FT) IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 35
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......0.30 TO 0.40 INCH AMOUNTS.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......0.30 TO 0.40 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
LOWS AROUND 30. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.

$$

MNZ002-003-022>024-027>032-040-230930-
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
303 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
                    RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......23 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........58-63 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......31 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. SOUTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......0.20 TO 0.30 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...1.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 75700 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (AROUND 142500 KNOT-FT) IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 30 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 45
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. RAIN
                    SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......0.20 TO 0.30 INCH AMOUNTS.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

JAM





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