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
723 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

.DISCUSSION...

...HAINES INDEX AT INTERNATIONAL FALLS......4 (LOW)
...HAINES INDEX AT BISMARCK.................3 (VERY LOW)
...HAINES INDEX AT ABERDEEN.................4 (LOW)

COOLER AND LESS HUMID CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TODAY...BUT SMOKE AND
HAZE WILL LINGER OVER THE AREA AGAIN. VISIBILITIES ACROSS THE REGION
THIS MORNING GENERALLY RANGED FROM TWO TO SIX MILES...AND SHOULD
IMPROVE A BIT DURING THE DAY. SOME LIGHT RAIN WILL LINGER ACROSS
PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA THIS MORNING...WITH ISOLATED
SHOWERS POSSIBLE ALONG AND WEST OF THE RED RIVER THIS AFTERNOON.
TUESDAY LOOKS DRY WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES A FEW DEGREES WARMER THAN
TODAY. THE NEXT CHANCE OF RAIN ENTERS THE FORECAST TUESDAY NIGHT
INTO WEDNESDAY AS A WEAK BOUNDARY MOVES INTO THE AREA.


NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026>030-054-062115-
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...ST. THOMAS...NECHE...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...LANKIN
723 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE. ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...10.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 84000 KNOT-FT) BECOMING VERY GOOD
                    (AROUND 111900 KNOT-FT) BY AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-44 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...12.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (AROUND 42400 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

NDZ038-039-049-052-053-062115-
BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VALLEY CITY...FARGO...LISBON...
ENDERLIN...GWINNER...MILNOR...FORMAN...RUTLAND...WAHPETON
723 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE. ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...10.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 69200 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO VERY
                    GOOD (AROUND 133600 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
   24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........93-98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-44 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...12.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (AROUND 15600 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

MNZ001-004>009-013>017-062115-
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
723 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-56 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...10.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 64500 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........93-98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...12.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (AROUND 21700 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

MNZ002-003-022>024-027>032-040-062115-
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
723 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
                    AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
   24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-54 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...10.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 54900 KNOT-FT) BECOMING EXCELLENT
                    (AROUND 104600 KNOT-FT) BY AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-46 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...12.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 37500 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 5200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$



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