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
728 AM CDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.DISCUSSION...

NO CHANGES TO ORIGINAL HAINES INDICES VALUES.

WARM TEMPERATURES AND RELATIVELY HIGH HUMIDITIES WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH THE WEEKEND WHILE WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL LIFT OUT OF SOUTH DAKOTA AND ACROSS THE REGION
TONIGHT...PERSISTING THROUGH THE DAY SUNDAY. DRIER AIR WILL
NOT MOVE INTO THE AREA UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON...WHEN HUMIDITIES
SHOULD BE IN THE MID 30 PERCENTILE RANGE AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES
INTO THE VALLEY.

NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026-027-054-052115-
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
728 AM CDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........73-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................5.
PRECIPITATION.......0.20 TO 0.30 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...2.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (AROUND 24700 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
                    IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................5.
PRECIPITATION.......0.20 TO 0.30 INCH AMOUNTS.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......21 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20
                    MPH INCREASING TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................4.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...7.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 158300 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

NDZ028>030-038-039-049-052-053-052115-
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
728 AM CDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........66-71 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................5.
PRECIPITATION.......0.20 TO 0.30 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...3.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (AROUND 29500 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
                    IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................5.
PRECIPITATION.......0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
                    UP TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 30 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...8.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 98200 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


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

$$

MNZ001-004>009-013>017-052115-
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
728 AM CDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE
                    MORNING. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................5.
PRECIPITATION.......0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...3.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (AROUND 22900 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
                    THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........93-98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................5.
PRECIPITATION.......0.50 TO 0.75 INCH AMOUNTS.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........67-72 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................4.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...6.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 81100 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST AROUND
                    25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


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

$$

MNZ002-003-022>024-027>032-040-052115-
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
728 AM CDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........62-67 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................5.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...5.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 43300 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    LIKELY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................5.
PRECIPITATION.......0.40 TO 0.50 INCH AMOUNTS.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........61-66 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................4.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...7.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 56700 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.


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

$$



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