Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Forecast For Central/NE South Dakota WC MN
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
928 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...

A surface trough will move across the area today. Ahead of this
trough will be breezy southerly winds, mainly over eastern South
Dakota into west central Minnesota. Over central South Dakota, winds
will turn west to northwest during the morning hours as the trough
moves through. Min RH values this afternoon will range from the 20s
and 30s across central South Dakota through the James River valley,
to the 40s further east. Winds will be from a west to northwest
direction on Friday with dry conditions expected. Min RH values will
be in the 20s and 30s.

SDZ267-252100-
Lower Bad River-
928 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers early in the morning.
Max temperature.....73-78.
Min humidity........28-33 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph,
                    diminishing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7400 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Northwest 20 to 26 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 121000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (35-45 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....46-51.
Max humidity........72-77 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    in the evening.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (35-45 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........26-31 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25
                    mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 9100 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....West 21 to 26 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 155000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70.
Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 70.
Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ268-252100-
Upper Cheyenne-
828 AM MDT Thu May 25 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (35-45 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........25-30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up
                    to 35 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 9400 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Northwest 21 to 26 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 214000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (25-35 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....44-49.
Max humidity........73-78 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. West winds 15 to 25 mph, diminishing to
                    10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (30-40 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....69-74.
Min humidity........27-32 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30
                    mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 9000 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....West 27 to 32 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 204000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Breezy. Lows in
the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Breezy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around 70.
North winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ269-252100-
Upper Missouri Coteau-
928 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (40-50 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....72-77.
Min humidity........29-34 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph, becoming west 5
                    to 15 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 7800 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Southwest around 16 mph, becoming northwest
                    around 15 mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 117000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (20-30 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....45-50.
Max humidity........76-81 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 10 to 20 mph, diminishing to 5 to 10
                    mph after midnight. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    evening.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....70-75.
Min humidity........28-33 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 8100 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....West 27 to 32 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 193000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ270-252100-
Missouri Coteau-
928 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers early in the morning.
Max temperature.....73-78.
Min humidity........32-37 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph, becoming
                    northwest 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Gusts
                    up to 40 mph early in the morning.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 6200 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Southwest around 24 mph, becoming northwest
                    around 17 mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 101000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....46-51.
Max humidity........75-80 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    in the evening.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........27-32 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7900 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....West 23 to 28 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 161000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70.
Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ271-252100-
Upper James River-
928 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers early in the morning.
Max temperature.....73-78.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. South winds 20 to 30 mph, becoming
                    southwest 10 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Gusts
                    up to 40 mph, decreasing to 30 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 5600 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South around 34 mph, becoming southwest around
                    16 mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 119000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....46-51.
Max humidity........81-86 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....72-77.
Min humidity........29-34 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7700 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....West 23 to 28 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 171000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ272-252100-
Prairie Coteau-
928 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....69-74.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. South winds 20 to 30 mph, diminishing to
                    10 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 40
                    mph, decreasing to 30 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 5100 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South around 39 mph, decreasing to around 27
                    mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 135000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (55-65 percent cloud), then
                    becoming partly cloudy (35-45 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....47-52.
Max humidity........86-91 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....70-75.
Min humidity........33-38 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7100 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....West 24 to 29 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 167000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ273-252100-
Red River Valley-
928 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (65-75 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....70-75.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to
                    35 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 5800 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 28 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 151000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent cloud), then
                    becoming partly cloudy (35-45 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....48-53.
Max humidity........87-92 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....72-77.
Min humidity........32-37 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7600 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....West 24 to 29 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 182000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows around
50. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70. Northwest
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

MNZ039-252100-
Traverse-
Including the city of Wheaton
928 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....69-74.
Min humidity........48-53 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Southeast winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up
                    to 35 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 5800 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 31 to 36 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 166000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent cloud), then
                    becoming partly cloudy (40-50 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....49-54.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........34-39 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7600 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....West 22 to 27 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 169000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70. West winds
10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

MNZ046-252100-
Big Stone-
Including the city of Ortonville
928 AM CDT Thu May 25 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (65-75 percent cloud). A slight
                    chance of showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....69-74.
Min humidity........47-52 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 5800 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 29 to 34 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 159000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent cloud), then
                    becoming partly cloudy (35-45 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....49-54.
Max humidity........87-92 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....72-77.
Min humidity........33-38 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Mixing height.......Around 7300 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....West 22 to 27 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 158000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows around
50. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70. West winds
10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

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