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
557 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...

MOST OF TODAY WILL BE DRY...WITH THE BEST CHANCE FOR A FEW
SCATTERED SHOWERS OR A THUNDERSTORM COMING OVER THE WESTERN PART
OF THE AREA AND TOWARD THE INTERNATIONAL BORDER. SOUTHWEST OR WEST
WINDS WILL REMAIN AT OR BELOW 10 MPH INHIBITING DISPERSION...WITH
SOME WILDFIRE SMOKE LINGERING AS WELL.

DRY CONDITIONS LIKELY FOR BOTH FRIDAY AND INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH
LIGHT WINDS PREVAILING AND BECOMING MORE SOUTHERLY BY SATURDAY.
NEXT CHANCE FOR MORE SUBSTANTIAL RAIN AND STRONG THUNDERSTORM
ACTIVITY WILL COME ON SUNDAY.

NDZ006>008-014-015-024-026-028-038-054-022115-
TOWNER-CAVALIER-PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EDDY-NELSON-GRIGGS-BARNES-
WESTERN WALSH COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CANDO...LANGDON...CAVALIER...WALHALLA...
DRAYTON...PEMBINA...ST. THOMAS...NECHE...FORT TOTTEN...MADDOCK...
LEEDS...MINNEWAUKAN...DEVILS LAKE...NEW ROCKFORD...LAKOTA...
MCVILLE...ANETA...TOLNA...COOPERSTOWN...VALLEY CITY...EDINBURG...
ADAMS...LANKIN
557 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................4.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...6.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (AROUND 50200 KNOT-FT) BECOMING GOOD
                    (AROUND 82900 KNOT-FT) BY AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........93-98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...12.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 75500 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

NDZ016-027-029-030-039-049-052-053-022115-
EASTERN WALSH COUNTY-GRAND FORKS-STEELE-TRAILL-CASS-RANSOM-
SARGENT-RICHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRAFTON...PARK RIVER...GRAND FORKS...
FINLEY...HOPE...MAYVILLE...HILLSBORO...HATTON...PORTLAND...
FARGO...LISBON...ENDERLIN...GWINNER...MILNOR...FORMAN...RUTLAND...
WAHPETON
557 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................2.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...6.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (AROUND 32700 KNOT-FT) BECOMING FAIR
                    (AROUND 49900 KNOT-FT) BY AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...12.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 88000 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.


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

$$

MNZ001>004-007-029-022115-
WEST POLK-NORMAN-CLAY-KITTSON-WEST MARSHALL-WILKIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROOKSTON...EAST GRAND FORKS...ADA...
TWIN VALLEY...HALSTAD...MOORHEAD...HALLOCK...KARLSTAD...
LANCASTER...WARREN...STEPHEN...ARGYLE...BRECKENRIDGE
557 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...8.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 59500 KNOT-FT) BECOMING EXCELLENT
                    (AROUND 81100 KNOT-FT) BY AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...12.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 107300 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.


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

$$

MNZ005-006-008-009-013>017-022>024-027-028-030>032-040-022115-
ROSEAU-LAKE OF THE WOODS-EAST MARSHALL-NORTH BELTRAMI-PENNINGTON-
RED LAKE-EAST POLK-NORTH CLEARWATER-SOUTH BELTRAMI-MAHNOMEN-
SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WEST OTTER TAIL-
EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROSEAU...WARROAD...GREENBUSH...
BAUDETTE...NEWFOLDEN...MIDDLE RIVER...GRYGLA...RED LAKE...REDBY...
PONEMAH...THIEF RIVER FALLS...RED LAKE FALLS...FOSSTON...
FERTILE...MCINTOSH...ERSKINE...BAGLEY...CLEARBROOK...BEMIDJI...
MAHNOMEN...NAYTAHWAUSH...WAUBUN...ALIDA...EBRO...LAKE ITASCA...
LONG LOST LAKE...LOWER RICE LAKE...ROY LAKE...UPPER RICE LAKE...
PARK RAPIDS...DETROIT LAKES...WOLF LAKE...FERGUS FALLS...PERHAM...
NEW YORK MILLS...PARKERS PRAIRIE...HENNING...BATTLE LAKE...
WADENA...MENAHGA...ELBOW LAKE...HOFFMAN...ASHBY...HERMAN...
BARRETT
557 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...8.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (AROUND 59500 KNOT-FT) BECOMING EXCELLENT
                    (AROUND 89700 KNOT-FT) BY AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...11.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 105300 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.


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

$$



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