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
557 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.DISCUSSION...

SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE THE ADVANCE OF SOME MOISTURE INTO
THE FORECAST AREA...RESULTING IN MINIMUM HUMIDITY LEVELS SOME 10
TO 20 PERCENT HIGHER THAN THOSE OF YESTERDAY. WIND SPEEDS WILL HIT
15 MPH BY THIS AFTERNOON. A SPRINKLE OR TWO IS POSSIBLE THIS
AFTERNOON SOUTH OF THE INTERSTATE...BUT THESE SHOULD BE ISOLATED.

STILL ON TRACK FOR SOME SHOWERS SUNDAY AND MONDAY. SOUTH OF
HIGHWAY 200 TOMORROW BEFORE BECOMING MORE WIDESPREAD ON MEMORIAL
DAY. THE NEW WEEK AHEAD LOOKS SEASONABLY WARM AND UNSETTLED...WITH
CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS SCATTERED
INTERMITTENTLY OVER THE AREA TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026-027-054-232115-
TOWNER-CAVALIER-PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH COUNTY-EDDY-
NELSON-GRAND FORKS-WESTERN WALSH COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CANDO...LANGDON...CAVALIER...WALHALLA...
DRAYTON...PEMBINA...ST. THOMAS...NECHE...FORT TOTTEN...MADDOCK...
LEEDS...MINNEWAUKAN...DEVILS LAKE...GRAFTON...PARK RIVER...
NEW ROCKFORD...LAKOTA...MCVILLE...ANETA...TOLNA...GRAND FORKS...
EDINBURG...ADAMS...LANKIN
557 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...10.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 69700 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 10000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 82100 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.

$$

NDZ028>030-038-039-049-052-053-232115-
GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COOPERSTOWN...FINLEY...HOPE...
MAYVILLE...HILLSBORO...HATTON...PORTLAND...VALLEY CITY...FARGO...
LISBON...ENDERLIN...GWINNER...MILNOR...FORMAN...RUTLAND...
WAHPETON
557 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......24 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...6.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 81200 KNOT-FT) BECOMING VERY GOOD
                    (AROUND 106900 KNOT-FT) BY AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED 0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...1.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 73300 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.

$$

MNZ001-004>009-013>017-232115-
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...KARLSTAD...LANCASTER...ROSEAU...WARROAD...GREENBUSH...
BAUDETTE...WARREN...STEPHEN...ARGYLE...NEWFOLDEN...MIDDLE RIVER...
GRYGLA...RED LAKE...REDBY...PONEMAH...THIEF RIVER FALLS...
RED LAKE FALLS...FOSSTON...FERTILE...MCINTOSH...ERSKINE...
BAGLEY...CLEARBROOK...BEMIDJI
557 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...12.
HAINES INDEX........6 (HIGH).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 89500 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 10000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 53900 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

MNZ002-003-022>024-027>032-040-232115-
NORMAN-CLAY-MAHNOMEN-SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-
EAST BECKER-WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ADA...TWIN VALLEY...HALSTAD...
MOORHEAD...MAHNOMEN...NAYTAHWAUSH...WAUBUN...ALIDA...EBRO...
LAKE ITASCA...LONG LOST LAKE...LOWER RICE LAKE...ROY LAKE...
UPPER RICE LAKE...PARK RAPIDS...DETROIT LAKES...WOLF LAKE...
BRECKENRIDGE...FERGUS FALLS...PERHAM...NEW YORK MILLS...
PARKERS PRAIRIE...HENNING...BATTLE LAKE...WADENA...MENAHGA...
ELBOW LAKE...HOFFMAN...ASHBY...HERMAN...BARRETT
557 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...7.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 75500 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........59-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...1.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 72500 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MEMORIAL DAY...SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.

$$



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