Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Forecast For Central/NE South Dakota WC MN
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
457 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Cool and breezy conditions will be felt across the region today,
with scattered showers affecting eastern areas. Winds will be from a
northerly direction today with Min RH values remaining high for
eastern areas where showers will be present. Further west, RH will
bottom out around 40 percent. On Wednesday, winds will begin to
switch to a southeast direction with dry conditions expected. Min RH
on Wednesday will range from the 30s over central South Dakota to
the 40s further east.

SDZ267-232100-
Lower Bad River-
457 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent cloud). Isolated
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....56-61.
Min humidity........45-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. North winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to
                    35 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 7000 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 27 to 32 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 177000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70 percent cloud), then
                    becoming partly cloudy (35-45 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....37-42.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 20 mph, becoming west around
                    5 mph after midnight. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    evening.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (15-25 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....67-72.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 5200 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 9 to 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 89000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower
70s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs around 70. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ268-232100-
Upper Cheyenne-
357 AM MDT Tue May 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (65-75 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....58-63.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. North winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to
                    35 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 7100 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 29 to 34 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 196000 or excellent (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (50-60 percent cloud), then
                    becoming partly cloudy (30-40 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....38-43.
Max humidity........88-93 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph, becoming southeast
                    after midnight. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                    evening.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (15-25 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....67-72.
Min humidity........32-37 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 4800 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 15 to 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 112000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Breezy. Lows
in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 15 to
25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs around 70. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ269-232100-
Upper Missouri Coteau-
457 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent cloud). Isolated
                    showers.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........49-54 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 6200 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 25 to 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 137000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (55-65 percent cloud), then
                    becoming partly cloudy (30-40 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....36-41.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    in the evening.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (15-25 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30
                    mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 5300 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 10 to 19 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 100000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs around 70. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ270-232100-
Missouri Coteau-
457 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent cloud). Isolated
                    showers.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........49-54 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 6300 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 26 to 31 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 149000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent cloud), then
                    becoming partly cloudy (35-45 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....36-41.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    in the evening.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (20-30 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30
                    mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 5400 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....South 7 to 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 90000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. South winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ271-232100-
Upper James River-
457 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent cloud). Isolated showers.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 5400 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 26 to 31 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 130000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent cloud), then
                    becoming partly cloudy (40-50 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....37-42.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                    the evening.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........38-43 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds around 10 mph, becoming southeast in
                    the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 6100 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....East around 6 mph, becoming south around 13 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 88000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. South winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ272-232100-
Prairie Coteau-
457 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent cloud). Scattered
                    showers.
Max temperature.....51-56.
Min humidity........64-69 percent.
20-foot winds.......Breezy. North winds 15 to 25 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 4400 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 25 to 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 111000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................20 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent cloud), then
                    becoming partly cloudy (45-55 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....37-42.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the evening.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (35-45 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....61-66.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming southeast 5 to
                    15 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 5300 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Northeast around 8 mph, becoming southeast
                    around 9 mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 61000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70.
South winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 70s.
West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

SDZ273-232100-
Red River Valley-
457 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent cloud). Scattered
                    showers.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........61-66 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 4800 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 25 to 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 117000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................20 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....40-45.
Max humidity........94-99 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                    the evening.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (35-45 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....62-67.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming southeast
                    5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 5700 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Northeast around 7 mph, becoming southeast
                    around 9 mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 63000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70.
South winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower
70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 70s.
West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

MNZ039-232100-
Traverse-
Including the city of Wheaton
457 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent cloud). Scattered
                    showers.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........61-66 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 4500 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 23 to 28 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 104000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................20 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....40-45.
Max humidity........93-98 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                    the evening.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (35-45 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....62-67.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming southeast 10
                    to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 5800 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Southeast 6 to 11 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 61000 or good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70.
Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower
70s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 70s.
West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.
Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

MNZ046-232100-
Big Stone-
Including the city of Ortonville
457 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent cloud). Scattered
                    showers.
Max temperature.....54-59.
Min humidity........61-66 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 4600 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....North 24 to 29 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 110000 or very good (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................40 percent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent cloud).
Min temperature.....41-46.
Max humidity........93-98 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in
                    the evening.
Haines Index........3 or very low.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (35-45 percent cloud).
Max temperature.....62-67.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming southeast
                    in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low.
Mixing height.......Around 5900 ft AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
Transport winds.....Northeast around 7 mph, becoming southeast
                    around 8 mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Around 55000 or fair (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70.
Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower
70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 70s.
West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

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