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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central and South Central
Minnesota and West Central Wisconsin
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
308 PM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Dry weather is expected into Saturday, with the next
chance of rain Saturday night through Sunday night when an
area of low pressure passes. More rain is possible Wednesday with
another low pressure area moving into the central states.


MNZ041-047-048-054>056-311215-
Douglas-Stevens-Pope-Lac Qui Parle-Swift-Chippewa-
Including the cities of Alexandria, Morris, Glenwood, Madison,
Benson, and Montevideo
308 PM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 2100, then partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........87-92 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....52-57.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northeast around 12 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 49000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0500, then mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....32-37.
Max humidity........79-84 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....56-61.
Min humidity........29-34 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming southeast 5 to 6 mph in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5200 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southeast around 3 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 19000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows
35 TO 40. Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60. South
winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  rain 50 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows 35 TO
40. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows 35 TO
40. Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60.
East winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
Northeast winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  rain 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55. North
winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of  rain
40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 30 TO 35.
North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of
rain 40 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. North winds 8 to
13 mph.

$$

MNZ042>045-049>053-057>059-311215-
Todd-Morrison-Mille Lacs-Kanabec-Stearns-Benton-Sherburne-Isanti-
Chisago-Kandiyohi-Meeker-Wright-
Including the cities of Long Prairie, Little Falls, Princeton,
Mora, St Cloud, Foley, Elk River, Cambridge, Center City,
Willmar, Litchfield, and Monticello
308 PM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 2100, then partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....28-33.
Max humidity........91-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4100 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northeast around 12 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 51000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........78-83 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........33-38 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming west around 5 mph in the
                    late morning and early afternoon, then shifting
                    to the south late in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5200 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 3 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 17000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Southeast winds
5 to 6 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55. South
winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  rain 50 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of  rain 50 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. North winds 5 to
8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60.
East winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows 35 TO
40. Northeast winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55. North
winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of  rain
40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 30 TO 35.
North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of
rain 30 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. North winds 8 to
13 mph.

$$

MNZ060>063-068>070-311215-
Hennepin-Anoka-Ramsey-Washington-Carver-Scott-Dakota-
Including the cities of Minneapolis, Blaine, St Paul, Stillwater,
Chaska, Shakopee, and Hastings
308 PM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 0300, then partly cloudy
                    until 0600, then mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........88-93 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....50-55.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4200 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northeast around 12 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 53000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........77-82 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 6 mph in the evening
                    becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........32-37 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5200 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northeast around 3 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 17000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows
35 TO 40. Southeast winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of  rain 50 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
Southwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of  rain 40 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. North winds 5 to
8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60.
East winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows 35 TO
40. Northeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55.
Northeast winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  rain 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
North winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  rain 40 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. North winds 7 to
12 mph.

$$

MNZ064>067-073>075-082-311215-
Yellow Medicine-Renville-McLeod-Sibley-Redwood-Brown-Nicollet-
Watonwan-
Including the cities of Granite Falls, Olivia, Hutchinson,
Gaylord, Redwood Falls, New Ulm, St Peter, and St James
308 PM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....31-36.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....50-55.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4200 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northeast around 13 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 58000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0600, then mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....32-37.
Max humidity........81-86 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph until early morning
                    becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........31-36 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........5 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4800 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....East around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 32000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows
35 TO 40. Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60. South
winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of  rain 50 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
West winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of  rain 30 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 60 TO 65. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows 40 TO
45. Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60. East
winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  rain 40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance
of  rain 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55. North
winds 12 to 17 mph. Chance of  rain 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
North winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of
rain 40 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. North winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

$$

MNZ076-083-084-091-092-311215-
Le Sueur-Blue Earth-Waseca-Martin-Faribault-
Including the cities of Le Sueur, Mankato, Waseca, Fairmont,
and Blue Earth
308 PM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....31-36.
Max humidity........91-96 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 7 to 12 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....48-53.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 8 to 13 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........5 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4000 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northeast around 13 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 54000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........84-89 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 9 mph until early morning
                    becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....53-58.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 6 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........5 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 3900 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....East around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 31000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 40 TO 45.
Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of  rain 40 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55.
Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of  rain 50 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of  rain 30 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. North winds 6 to 11 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 TO 45. Northeast winds
5 to 9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60. East
winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  rain 30 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 40 TO 45.
Northeast winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance
of  rain 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55.
Northeast winds 12 to 17 mph. Chance of  rain 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows
35 TO 40. North winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. North winds 11 to
16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

$$

WIZ014-015-023-311215-
Polk-Barron-St. Croix-
Including the cities of Osceola, Rice Lake, and Hudson
308 PM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 2400, then partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....49-54.
Min humidity........34-39 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 3900 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northeast around 14 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 55000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....28-33.
Max humidity........76-81 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 6 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........33-38 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming west around 5 mph in the
                    late morning and early afternoon, then becoming
                    light late in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4900 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 4 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 24000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. South winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain likely. Highs 50 TO 55. Southeast winds 6 to
11 mph. Chance of  rain 60 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of  rain 40 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. North winds 5 to
7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northeast winds 5 to
7 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows 35 TO
40. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55.
Northeast winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  rain 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 30 TO 35.
North winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  rain 40 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. North winds 7 to
12 mph.

$$

WIZ016-024>028-311215-
Rusk-Pierce-Dunn-Pepin-Chippewa-Eau Claire-
Including the cities of Ladysmith, River Falls, Prescott,
Menomonie, Durand, Chippewa Falls, and Eau Claire
308 PM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 0100, then partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of drizzle until 2000. Chance of
                    precipitation 11 percent.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....50-55.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 6 to 11 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4200 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northeast around 15 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 63000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....27-32.
Max humidity........75-80 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 7 mph in the evening becoming
                    light.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........33-38 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming west 5 to 6 mph in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4900 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 4 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 22000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Rain likely. Highs 50 TO 55. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. Chance of  rain 60 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
South winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of  rain 50 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to
9 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. North winds 5 to
7 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60.
Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows 35 TO
40. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55.
Northeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of  rain 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain possibly mixed
with snow. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain. Highs 45 TO 50.
North winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.

$$

MNZ077-078-085-093-311215-
Rice-Goodhue-Steele-Freeborn-
Including the cities of Faribault, Red Wing, Owatonna,
and Albert Lea
308 PM CDT Thu Mar 30 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....30-35.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 6 to 11 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....48-53.
Min humidity........51-56 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 6 to 11 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Hours of sun........5 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 3900 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northeast around 12 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 48000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....29-34.
Max humidity........82-87 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph until early morning
                    becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....53-58.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......Light winds becoming east 5 to 6 mph in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 3900 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....East around 6 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 25000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows
35 TO 40. Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.SUNDAY...Rain likely. Highs 50 TO 55. Southeast winds 6 to
11 mph. Chance of  rain 60 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of  rain 30 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 55 TO 60. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Northeast winds
5 to 8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of rain. Highs 55 TO 60. East
winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of  rain 30 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 35 TO 40.
Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance
of  rain 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Highs 50 TO 55.
Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance
of  rain 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows
35 TO 40. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Chance of  rain 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. North winds 8 to
13 mph.

$$



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