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National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
424 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

MNZ041-212200-
Alexandria-Douglas MN
45.87N  95.38W Elev. 1424 ft
424 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Date             Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17            Wed 08/23/17
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

Max/Min                      74          53          72          50          70
Temp             56 67 72 74 71 63 59 55 54 63 70 72 69 60 56 53 51 64 69 70 67
Dewpt            53 56 58 61 61 58 55 53 52 54 50 48 51 52 50 48 48 53 52 53 54
RH               90 68 61 64 71 84 87 93 93 72 49 42 53 75 80 83 89 67 55 55 63
Wind dir          E  E SE NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW  W NW  S NW  N NE
Wind spd          4  5  5  4  5  4  5  6  6  9 12 12  9  4  4  4  4  4  6  6  5
Clouds           SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr                     20          10           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain shwrs              S
Tstms                   S


Date          Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Min/Max          51    71      57    73      60    73      58    73
Temp          55 52 68 69   59 59 71 71   63 61 71 71   61 59 71 71
Dewpt         53 51 55 56   55 55 59 61   59 59 61 61   58 57 60 59
PWind dir         E    SE      SE    SE      SE     S      SW     W
Wind char        LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
Avg clouds    SC FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr          5     0       5    20      30    40      30    20
Rain shwrs                            S    C  C  C  C    C  S  S  S
Tstms                                 S    C  C  C  C    C  S  S  S

$$
MNZ049-212200-
St Cloud-Stearns MN
45.55N  94.07W Elev. 1027 ft
424 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Date             Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17            Wed 08/23/17
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

Max/Min                      77          54          74          50          72
Temp             58 69 76 77 71 65 61 57 54 64 72 74 71 60 56 52 51 64 71 72 67
Dewpt            56 59 62 64 63 61 57 55 53 55 51 50 51 52 51 49 49 54 53 54 53
RH               93 70 62 64 76 87 87 93 96 73 48 43 49 75 83 89 93 70 53 53 61
Wind dir         NE  E SE  W  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N NE
Wind spd          3  4  4  4  4  4  3  4  6  8 11 11  8  4  3  3  3  3  5  4  4
Clouds           SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr                     20          20           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                   0.05           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain shwrs                    S
Tstms                         S


Date          Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Min/Max          50    72      56    73      59    75      57    75
Temp          55 51 69 69   58 58 71 71   63 60 72 73   62 59 73 72
Dewpt         53 50 55 55   54 54 58 60   59 58 61 60   59 57 60 60
PWind dir         E    SE      SE    SE      SE     S       S    SW
Wind char        LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
Avg clouds    SC FW FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr         10     0      10    10      30    40      40    30
Rain shwrs                                 S  C  C  C    C  C  S  C
Tstms                                      S  C  C  C    C  C  S  C

$$
MNZ060-212200-
Minneapolis-Hennepin MN
44.88N  93.22W Elev. 840 ft
424 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Date             Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17            Wed 08/23/17
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

Max/Min                      79          59          75          55          72
Temp             65 72 78 79 74 70 66 62 59 65 72 75 72 65 60 57 56 65 70 72 68
Dewpt            62 64 66 68 67 64 62 59 56 55 52 51 51 52 52 51 51 53 52 53 52
RH               90 76 67 69 79 81 87 90 90 70 49 43 48 63 75 80 83 65 53 51 57
Wind dir          E  E SE SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  N
Wind spd          3  4  4  4  4  4  3  3  5  8  9  9  8  4  4  3  3  3  5  4  4
Clouds           B2 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr                     50          40           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                   0.29        0.12           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain shwrs        C        C  C  S                                            S
Tstms             C        C  C  S


Date          Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Min/Max          53    74      58    74      60    75      60    76
Temp          58 54 71 71   61 59 72 73   65 61 72 74   64 61 74 74
Dewpt         54 52 53 54   55 54 57 59   58 58 60 60   58 58 60 60
PWind dir         E    SE      SE    SE      SE     S       S    SW
Wind char        LT    LT      LT    GN      LT    GN      LT    LT
Avg clouds    SC FW FW SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         20     0      10    10      30    40      30    30
Rain shwrs     S                           S  C  C  C    C  C  C  C
Tstms                                      S  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
MNZ073-212200-
Redwood Falls-Redwood MN
44.54N  95.11W Elev. 1020 ft
424 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Date             Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17            Wed 08/23/17
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

Max/Min                      77          55          74          51          74
Temp             61 70 77 77 74 67 64 59 55 63 72 74 72 61 56 53 52 66 72 74 71
Dewpt            60 62 67 68 68 64 60 58 54 57 53 52 55 53 50 49 49 55 55 56 56
RH               97 76 71 74 82 90 87 96 96 81 51 46 55 75 80 86 89 68 55 53 59
Wind dir          E  E SE  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW  W  W  W NE
Wind spd          4  4  4  5  5  5  5  6  8  8 10 10  6  4  4  4  4  4  6  5  5
Clouds           B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr                     30          20           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                   0.11        0.05           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain shwrs              C  S  S
Tstms                   C  S  S


Date          Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Min/Max          52    73      58    75      60    76      59    76
Temp          57 53 71 70   62 59 73 73   64 61 74 73   64 60 74 74
Dewpt         54 51 57 58   55 55 62 62   58 58 63 63   60 59 63 62
PWind dir         E    SE      SE    SE       S     S       S     W
Wind char        LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
Avg clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr         10     5      10    20      30    40      30    30
Rain shwrs                            S    S  C  C  S    S  C  C  S
Tstms                                 S    S  C  C  S    S  C  C  S

$$
MNZ083-212200-
Mankato-Blue Earth MN
44.23N  93.92W Elev. 1020 ft
424 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Date             Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17            Wed 08/23/17
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

Max/Min                      78          58          73          52          73
Temp             65 71 78 77 73 69 65 61 58 64 71 73 70 61 57 53 53 65 71 73 69
Dewpt            64 66 69 71 70 66 63 60 57 58 55 53 54 53 50 49 49 55 55 55 55
RH               97 84 74 82 90 90 93 97 96 81 57 49 57 75 77 86 86 70 57 53 61
Wind dir          E SE  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW NW NW  W NE
Wind spd          4  5  6  6  5  4  4  4  6 10 11 11  8  4  4  3  4  3  6  5  4
Clouds           B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr                     60          50           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                   0.48        0.21           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain shwrs        C     S  L  C  C
Tstms             C     S  L  C  C


Date          Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Min/Max          53    72      58    73      60    74      59    75
Temp          57 53 70 69   60 59 71 71   63 61 72 73   63 60 73 74
Dewpt         53 51 56 58   55 54 60 61   58 57 61 63   59 59 63 63
PWind dir         E    SE      SE    SE       S     S       S    SW
Wind char        LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
Avg clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         10     5      10    10      20    40      40    40
Rain shwrs                                 S  S  C  S    S  C  C  C
Tstms                                      S  S  C  S    S  C  C  C

$$
MNZ091-212200-
Fairmont-Martin MN
43.66N  94.42W Elev. 1161 ft
424 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Date             Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17            Wed 08/23/17
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

Max/Min                      77          58          73          51          73
Temp             65 71 77 77 73 67 65 63 58 64 71 73 71 60 55 53 52 66 71 73 70
Dewpt            65 66 69 71 69 66 64 61 57 58 55 52 54 52 50 48 47 54 54 54 55
RH              100 84 76 82 87 97 97 93 96 81 57 48 55 75 83 83 83 65 55 51 59
Wind dir         SE SE  S SW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W NW  W NW  W NE
Wind spd          4  5  5  8  6  4  5  6  8 10 12 11  8  3  4  4  4  4  6  5  4
Clouds           OV B2 OV B2 B2 OV B2 SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr                     60          60           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                   0.55        0.40           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain shwrs        S     C  L  L  C
Tstms             S     C  L  L  C


Date          Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Min/Max          52    71      57    74      60    75      59    75
Temp          56 53 69 69   61 58 72 71   63 61 73 73   64 60 73 73
Dewpt         53 51 57 58   55 54 60 61   58 57 61 63   59 58 62 62
PWind dir         E    SE      SE     S       S     S       S    SW
Wind char        LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN
Avg clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         10    20      10    20      20    30      40    40
Rain shwrs           S                S    S  S  C  S    S  C  C  C
Tstms                                 S    S  S  C  S    S  C  C  C

$$
MNZ093-212200-
Albert Lea-Freeborn MN
43.69N  93.37W Elev. 1257 ft
424 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Date             Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17            Wed 08/23/17
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

Max/Min                      77          59          72          52          73
Temp             66 70 76 76 73 68 64 62 59 64 70 72 69 60 57 54 53 66 71 73 70
Dewpt            65 66 68 70 70 66 63 61 58 58 56 54 54 53 51 49 49 55 53 54 55
RH               97 87 76 82 90 93 97 97 96 81 61 53 59 78 80 83 86 68 53 51 59
Wind dir          S SE  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W NW NW NW NW  N
Wind spd          4  6  8  8  5  5  3  5  8 10 12 11  8  3  3  3  3  4  6  5  4
Clouds           OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC
PoP 12hr                     70          70           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                   0.61        0.53           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain shwrs        C     S  L  L  C
Tstms             C     S  L  L  C


Date          Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Min/Max          52    71      57    73      59    74      58    74
Temp          56 53 69 68   59 59 71 71   62 60 72 72   63 59 72 71
Dewpt         52 51 55 56   54 54 58 59   56 56 59 61   58 57 61 61
PWind dir         E    SE      SE    SE      SE     S       S     S
Wind char        LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
Avg clouds    SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         10    10      10    10      20    20      40    40
Rain shwrs                                 S  S  S  S    S  C  C  C
Tstms                                      S  S  S  S    S  C  C  C

$$
MNZ057-212200-
Willmar-Kandiyohi MN
45.11N  95.09W Elev. 1129 ft
424 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Date             Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17            Wed 08/23/17
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

Max/Min                      76          54          73          50          72
Temp             59 67 75 76 73 66 62 57 54 62 70 73 70 60 56 52 51 64 70 72 68
Dewpt            56 60 65 65 66 62 58 56 53 56 53 51 53 53 51 49 49 55 54 55 56
RH               90 78 71 69 79 87 87 96 96 81 55 46 55 78 83 89 93 73 57 55 65
Wind dir          E  E SE NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW  W NW  W NW  W NE
Wind spd          4  5  5  5  5  4  5  6  6  9 12 12  8  3  3  3  4  4  6  6  4
Clouds           B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr                     30          20           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                   0.05           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain shwrs              S     S                                               S
Tstms                   S     S


Date          Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Min/Max          52    73      58    74      61    74      59    75
Temp          56 53 70 70   60 59 72 72   64 62 72 73   62 60 73 73
Dewpt         53 52 56 58   56 55 61 62   59 59 62 62   60 58 62 61
PWind dir         E    SE      SE    SE       S     S      SW     W
Wind char        LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
Avg clouds    SC FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12hr         20     5      10    10      30    30      30    20
Rain shwrs     S                           S  C  C  C    C  S  S  S
Tstms                                      S  C  C  C    C  S  S  S

$$
WIZ015-212200-
Rice Lake-Barron WI
45.49N  91.74W Elev. 1145 ft
424 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Date             Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17            Wed 08/23/17
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

Max/Min                      77          55          71          49          68
Temp             60 71 77 77 72 65 61 57 55 63 70 71 66 58 54 51 50 63 68 68 63
Dewpt            57 60 63 64 64 63 59 56 54 55 50 50 50 50 49 48 48 52 50 51 51
RH               90 68 62 64 76 93 93 96 96 75 49 47 56 75 83 89 93 67 52 54 65
Wind dir         NE  E SE  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
Wind spd          3  5  6  5  3  3  3  3  6 10 11 12  9  4  3  3  3  5  6  6  4
Clouds           B2 B1 B1 B2 OV OV B2 SC SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr                     40          50           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                   0.11        0.16           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain shwrs        S  S     C  C  C  S                                         S
Tstms             S  S     C  C  C  S


Date          Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Min/Max          46    69      49    71      55    71      56    72
Temp          53 47 67 64   54 51 69 67   58 56 70 68   59 57 70 69
Dewpt         50 46 48 51   49 49 53 55   53 54 57 58   56 55 57 58
PWind dir        NE    SE      SE    SE      SE     S       S     S
Wind char        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN      LT    LT
Avg clouds    SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         20     0       5    10      30    30      30    40
Rain shwrs     S                              C  C  C    C  C  C  C
Tstms                                         C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
WIZ027-212200-
Eau Claire-Eau Claire WI
44.82N  91.49W Elev. 906 ft
424 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Date             Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17            Wed 08/23/17
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

Max/Min                      78          59          74          51          71
Temp             65 70 78 77 73 69 65 62 59 65 73 74 70 61 57 53 52 64 70 71 65
Dewpt            63 65 67 69 68 65 63 61 58 58 54 52 52 51 50 50 49 54 53 53 53
RH               93 84 69 76 84 87 93 97 96 78 51 46 53 70 77 89 89 70 55 53 65
Wind dir         NE SE  S  S  S  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW NW NW  N NW  N  N
Wind spd          3  4  6  6  5  4  3  4  6 10 11 11  8  5  4  3  4  4  5  6  5
Clouds           B2 B2 B1 B2 OV OV OV B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr                     50          60           0           0          10
QPF 12hr                   0.38        0.36           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain shwrs        C  C     S  L  C  C                                         S
Tstms             C  C     S  L  C  C


Date          Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17  Sun 08/27/17
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Min/Max          49    72      52    73      56    74      57    74
Temp          54 50 70 67   56 54 71 70   59 58 72 71   61 58 72 71
Dewpt         52 48 52 53   51 50 55 57   54 55 58 60   58 56 59 60
PWind dir        NE     E      SE    SE      SE     S       S     S
Wind char        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN      LT    LT
Avg clouds    SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         20     0       5    10      20    30      30    50
Rain shwrs     S  S                           S  C  C    C  S  C  C
Tstms                                         S  C  C    C  S  C  C

$$



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