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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SE SD/SW MN/NW IA/NE Nebraska
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
339 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017


.DISCUSSION...

Strong northerly winds expected on Tuesday as gusts approach 40
to 50 mph across the region. Winds will begin to subside for
Wednesday, but sustained winds of 10 to 20 mph are still likely.
After breezy southwesterly winds Wednesday night, a powerful cold
front brings 50 mph winds into the area on Thursday along with a
chance for rain or snow.

Fire danger risks will be elevated to high across the region,
especially in agricultural fields.


SDZ255-242315-
Lower Brule And Lake Andes Vicinity-
339 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....52-57.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Northwest winds 21 to 26 mph with gusts
                    to around 40 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of Sun........10 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 28 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 119000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......High.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....38-43.
Max humidity........65-70 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 13 to 18 mph with gusts to around 28
                    mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....68-73.
Min humidity........28-33 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 8 to 13 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of Sun........10 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 36000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Low to Moderate.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 45. Southwest winds
12 to 17 mph with gusts to around 26 mph.
.THURSDAY...Much cooler. Windy. Partly sunny. Highs 50 to 55.
Northwest winds 29 to 34 mph with gusts to around 49 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Colder, windy. Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of
snow. Lows 25 to 30. Northwest winds 27 to 32 mph with gusts to
around 45 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of snow. Highs 40 to 45.
Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 29 mph. Chance
of snow 20 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 to 25. Northwest winds
8 to 13 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 45 to 50. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 to 30. West winds 5 to
7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 55 to 60. Southwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 to 35. Southwest winds
6 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain and snow. Highs
50 to 55. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around
23 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.

$$

SDZ256-242315-
Middle James River Valley-
339 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts
                    to around 39 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of Sun........10 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 28 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 116000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......High.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....37-42.
Max humidity........75-80 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 13 to 18 mph with gusts to around 29
                    mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....64-69.
Min humidity........30-35 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 8 to 13 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of Sun........10 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 25000 or fair (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 45. South winds 11 to
16 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cooler, windy. Mostly cloudy. Highs 50 to 55.
Northwest winds 25 to 30 mph with gusts to around 46 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Colder, windy. Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow.
Lows 25 to 30. Northwest winds 25 to 30 mph with gusts to around
45 mph. Chance of snow 40 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain and snow. Highs
40 to 45. Northwest winds 16 to 21 mph with gusts to around
31 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 to 25. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 45 to 50. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 to 25. Southeast winds
5 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 50 to 55. South winds 5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 to 35. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain and snow. Highs
50 to 55. Northwest winds 11 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation
20 percent.

$$

SDZ257-242315-
Middle Big Sioux River Valley-
339 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....47-52.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Northwest winds 21 to 26 mph with gusts
                    to around 41 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of Sun........10 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 31 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 120000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Moderate to High.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....36-41.
Max humidity........78-83 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 13 to 18 mph with gusts to around 29
                    mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....60-65.
Min humidity........38-43 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 8 to 13 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of Sun........9 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 9 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 31000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 45. South winds 8 to
13 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cooler, breezy. Mostly cloudy. Highs 45 to 50.
Northwest winds 24 to 29 mph with gusts to around 43 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Colder, breezy. Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow.
Lows 25 to 30. Northwest winds 23 to 28 mph with gusts to around
43 mph. Chance of snow 50 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain and snow. Highs 40 to 45.
North winds 17 to 22 mph with gusts to around 33 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 to 25. Northwest winds
11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 26 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 40 to 45. Northwest winds 6 to
11 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 to 25. Southwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 50 to 55. Southwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 to 35. Southwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain and snow. Highs
45 to 50. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation
20 percent.

$$

SDZ258-242315-
Lower James River To Lower Big Sioux River Valley-
339 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Northwest winds 22 to 27 mph with gusts
                    to around 42 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of Sun........10 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 32 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 134000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Moderate to High.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....37-42.
Max humidity........70-75 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 14 to 19 mph with gusts to around 31
                    mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........30-35 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 8 to 13 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of Sun........10 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 9 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 32000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 45. South winds 8 to
13 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cooler, windy. Partly sunny. Highs 50 to 55.
Northwest winds 30 to 35 mph with gusts to around 50 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Colder, windy. Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of
snow. Lows 25 to 30. Northwest winds 27 to 32 mph with gusts to
around 46 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Colder. Partly sunny. Chance of snow and slight chance
of rain. Highs 40 to 45. Northwest winds 18 to 23 mph with gusts
to around 33 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 to 25. Northwest winds
11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 24 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 45 to 50. Northwest winds 6 to
11 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 to 30. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 50 to 55. South winds 5 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 to 35. South winds 5 to
8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 to 55. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph.

$$

NEZ249-242315-
Extreme Northeast Nebraska-
339 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Northwest winds 23 to 28 mph with gusts
                    to around 45 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of Sun........11 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4800 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 35 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 149000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......High.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....37-42.
Max humidity........68-73 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 16 to 21 mph. Gusts up to 32 mph in
                    the evening.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....66-71.
Min humidity........30-35 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of Sun........10 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 11 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 37000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 45. South winds 5 to
8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cooler, breezy. Partly sunny. Highs 55 to 60.
Northwest winds 23 to 28 mph with gusts to around 42 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Colder, breezy. Mostly cloudy. Lows 25 to 30.
Northwest winds 21 to 26 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.
.FRIDAY...Colder. Partly sunny. Chance of snow and slight chance
of rain. Highs 40 to 45. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts
to around 32 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 to 25. Northwest winds
11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 24 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 45 to 50. Northwest winds 6 to
11 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 20 to 25. Northwest winds
5 to 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 50 to 55. Southwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 to 35. Southwest winds
5 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 50 to 55.
Northwest winds 8 to 13 mph with gusts to around 22 mph. Chance
of rain 20 percent.

$$

IAZ013-020-021-031-242315-
O`Brien-Plymouth-Cherokee-Woodbury-
339 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....49-54.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Northwest winds 24 to 29 mph with gusts
                    to around 44 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of Sun........10 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 35 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 147000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Moderate.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....35-40.
Max humidity........72-77 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 16 to 21 mph. Gusts up to 33 mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....63-68.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of Sun........9 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3400 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....West around 11 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 37000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 45. South winds 5 to
8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cooler, breezy. Partly sunny. Highs 55 to 60.
Northwest winds 21 to 26 mph with gusts to around 38 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly cloudy. Lows 25 to 30. Northwest
winds 19 to 24 mph with gusts to around 37 mph.
.FRIDAY...Colder. Partly sunny. Chance of rain and snow. Highs
40 to 45. Northwest winds 14 to 19 mph with gusts to around
32 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 to 25. Northwest winds
11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 24 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 40 to 45. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 to 30. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 50 to 55. Southwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 to 35. South winds 5 to
7 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 50 to 55.
Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

$$

IAZ003-014-022-032-242315-
Dickinson-Clay IA-Buena Vista-Ida-
339 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....46-51.
Min humidity........38-43 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Northwest winds 24 to 29 mph with gusts
                    to around 46 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of Sun........10 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4300 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 36 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 137000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Moderate.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....34-39.
Max humidity........73-78 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 17 to 22 mph. Gusts up to 34 mph
                    decreasing to 22 mph after midnight.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....61-66.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 8 to 13 mph with gusts to
                    around 24 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of Sun........9 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 11 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 45000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 45. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 to 60. West winds 19 to 24 mph
with gusts to around 37 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow.
Lows 25 to 30. Northwest winds 18 to 23 mph with gusts to around
35 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
.FRIDAY...Colder. Partly sunny. Chance of rain and snow. Highs
40 to 45. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around
32 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and slight chance
of snow. Lows 20 to 25. Northwest winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts
to around 26 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 40 to 45. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph with gusts to around 21 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 to 30. Northwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 45 to 50. Southwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 to 35. Southwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 45 to 50.
Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

$$

IAZ001-002-012-242315-
Lyon IA-Osceola-Sioux-
339 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....47-52.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Northwest winds 24 to 29 mph with gusts
                    to around 43 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of Sun........10 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4600 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 34 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 138000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Moderate.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....35-40.
Max humidity........72-77 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 16 to 21 mph. Gusts up to 32 mph in
                    the evening.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....61-66.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of Sun........9 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3500 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 35000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 45. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cooler, breezy. Partly sunny. Highs 50 to 55.
Northwest winds 21 to 26 mph with gusts to around 39 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows
25 to 30. Northwest winds 19 to 24 mph with gusts to around
36 mph. Chance of snow 40 percent.
.FRIDAY...Colder. Partly sunny. Chance of rain and snow. Highs
40 to 45. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around
32 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 to 25. Northwest winds
11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 40 to 45. Northwest winds 6 to
11 mph with gusts to around 19 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 to 25. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 45 to 50. Southwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 to 30. Southwest winds
5 to 7 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 to 50. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.

$$

MNZ080-089-098-242315-
Murray-Nobles-Rock-
339 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....45-50.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Northwest winds 24 to 29 mph with gusts
                    to around 45 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of Sun........10 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 34 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 127000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Moderate.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....35-40.
Max humidity........72-77 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 16 to 21 mph with gusts to around 34
                    mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....59-64.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
                    around 23 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of Sun........9 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 40000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 45. South winds 7 to
12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cooler, breezy. Partly sunny. Highs 50 to 55.
Northwest winds 21 to 26 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Colder, breezy. Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow.
Lows 25 to 30. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts to around
39 mph. Chance of snow 50 percent.
.FRIDAY...Colder. Partly sunny. Chance of rain and snow. Highs
35 to 40. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around
32 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 to 25. Northwest winds
12 to 17 mph with gusts to around 26 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 40 to 45. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph with gusts to around 21 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 to 25. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 45 to 50. Southwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 to 30. Southwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 to 50. Northwest winds 8 to
13 mph with gusts to around 22 mph.

$$

MNZ071-072-097-242315-
Lincoln MN-Lyon MN-Pipestone-
339 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....46-51.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. Northwest winds 23 to 28 mph with gusts
                    to around 43 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of Sun........9 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 4200 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 32 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 121000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Moderate.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....36-41.
Max humidity........73-78 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 14 to 19 mph with gusts to around 31
                    mph.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....59-64.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 23
                    mph in the morning.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of Sun........9 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 9 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 39000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 45. South winds 8 to
13 mph with gusts to around 21 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cooler, breezy. Mostly cloudy. Highs 45 to 50.
Northwest winds 22 to 27 mph with gusts to around 42 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Colder, breezy. Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow
and rain. Lows 25 to 30. Northwest winds 21 to 26 mph with gusts
to around 40 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.FRIDAY...Colder. Partly sunny. Chance of snow and slight chance
of rain. Highs 35 to 40. Northwest winds 16 to 21 mph with gusts
to around 33 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 20 to 25. Northwest winds
11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 24 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 40 to 45. Northwest winds 6 to
11 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 to 30. Northwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 45 to 50. Southwest winds 5 to
7 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 to 35. West winds 5 to
9 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain and snow. Highs
45 to 50. Northwest winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation
20 percent.

$$

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339 AM CDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 1200, then sunny.
Max temperature.....44-49.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......Windy. Northwest winds 25 to 30 mph with gusts
                    to around 47 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of Sun........9 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3700 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 36 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 117000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Moderate.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....35-40.
Max humidity........70-75 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 17 to 22 mph. Gusts up to 36 mph
                    decreasing to 24 mph after midnight.
Precipitation.......None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....58-63.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
                    around 25 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of Sun........9 hours.
Precipitation.......None.
Mixing Height.......Around 3900 ft AGL (Ave 12-6 pm).
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 11 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke Dispersal.....Around 47000 or good (Ave 12-6 pm).
Max GFDI Index......Low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 45. South winds 7 to
12 mph.
.THURSDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Highs 50 to 55. West winds
20 to 25 mph with gusts to around 39 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Colder, breezy. Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow
and slight chance of rain. Lows 25 to 30. Northwest winds 20 to
25 mph with gusts to around 38 mph. Chance of precipitation
50 percent.
.FRIDAY...Colder. Snow likely and chance of rain. Highs 35 to 40.
Northwest winds 16 to 21 mph with gusts to around 33 mph. Chance
of precipitation 60 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain and slight chance
of snow. Lows 20 to 25. Northwest winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts
to around 27 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 40 to 45. Northwest winds 7 to
12 mph with gusts to around 21 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 to 30. Northwest winds
5 to 9 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 45 to 50. Southwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 to 30. Southwest winds
5 to 8 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 45 to 50.
Northwest winds 8 to 13 mph with gusts to around 22 mph. Chance
of rain 20 percent.

$$



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