Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14

000
FNUS53 KFGF 202017
FWFFGF

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for E ND, NW and WC MN
National Weather Service Grand Forks ND
317 PM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...

A real soaking pattern coming up starting a couple of days from
now but it should remain dry through about Thursday evening. Stout
winds out of the south tomorrow at 15 to 20 mph with an occasional
blast toward 30 mph. Showers and a few strong thunderstorms will
occur Thursday night and again Friday afternoon into the evening.
The weekend will be more showery as opposed to stormy. Mild
temperatures Thursday and Friday will transition cooler for a few
days thereafter. Once the showers come in they will last
intermittently through the early part of next week.


NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026>030-054-210930-
Towner-Cavalier-Pembina-Benson-Ramsey-Eastern Walsh County-Eddy-
Nelson-Grand Forks-Griggs-Steele-Traill-Western Walsh County-
Including the cities of Cando, Langdon, Cavalier, Walhalla,
Drayton, Pembina, Neche, St. Thomas, Fort Totten, Maddock, Leeds,
Minnewaukan, Devils Lake, Grafton, Park River, New Rockford,
Lakota, Mcville, Aneta, Tolna, Grand Forks, Cooperstown, Finley,
Hope, Mayville, Hillsboro, Hatton, Portland, Edinburg, Adams,
and Lankin
317 PM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........76-81 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
                    morning.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......South winds 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...5.
Haines index........6 (high).
Smoke dispersal.....Good (around 82500 Knot-ft) becoming very good
                    (around 131200 Knot-ft) by afternoon.
Mixing height.......Around 6500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....48-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
                    chance of thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........66-71 percent.
   24 hr trend......18 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................3.
Precipitation.......Scattered 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s. North winds around
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Highs in
the upper 50s. North winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Showers likely. Lows in the mid 40s.
North winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.
North winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows
in the lower 40s. North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 50s. North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. North winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers. Highs around
60. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. West winds
around 10 mph.

$$

NDZ038-039-049-052-053-210930-
Barnes-Cass-Ransom-Sargent-Richland-
Including the cities of Valley City, Fargo, Lisbon, Enderlin,
Gwinner, Milnor, Forman, Rutland, and Wahpeton
317 PM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....48-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........79-84 percent.
   24 hr trend......17 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....76-81.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......South winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...8.
Haines index........5 (moderate).
Smoke dispersal.....Good (around 95000 Knot-ft) becoming very good
                    (around 139300 Knot-ft) by afternoon.
Mixing height.......Around 5600 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South 25 to 30 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy becoming mostly cloudy. A slight
                    chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Min temperature.....56-61.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......17 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......East winds up to 5 mph.
LAL.................3.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.10 inch amounts.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the
                    morning, then a slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........69-74 percent.
   24 hr trend......28 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...3.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs around 60.
North winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s. North
winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.
North winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.
North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 40s. North winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 60s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows
in the lower 40s. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. West winds
around 10 mph.

$$

MNZ001-004>009-013>017-210930-
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,
and Bemidji
317 PM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....48-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........80-85 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......South winds 15 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...6.
Haines index........6 (high).
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (around 88000 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 4400 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 30 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms.
Min temperature.....55-60.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.10 inch amounts.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of thunderstorms
                    in the morning. A chance of showers. A chance
                    of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........73-78 percent.
   24 hr trend......33 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................4.
Precipitation.......Scattered 0.10 to 0.20 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 60s. North winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s.
North winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.
North winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.
North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. North winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers. Highs in the upper
50s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows
in the lower 40s. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers. Highs in
the lower 60s. West winds around 10 mph.

$$

MNZ002-003-022>024-027>032-040-210930-
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,
and Barrett
317 PM CDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....49-54.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........81-86 percent.
   24 hr trend......17 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....74-79.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30
                    mph in the late morning and afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...8.
Haines index........5 (moderate).
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (around 86200 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 4400 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 30 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
                    the evening. A slight chance of thunderstorms.
                    A chance of showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......17 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.10 inch amounts.

.FRIDAY...
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......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........68-73 percent.
   24 hr trend......24 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................4.
Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...4.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Northwest winds around
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.
North winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.
North winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.
North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 40s. North winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Highs
around 60. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows
in the mid 40s. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers. Highs in
the lower 60s. West winds around 10 mph.

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.