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
239 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...

RIDGE BUILDING IN LEE OF ROCKIES IS BRINING NORTHWESTERLY FLOW
ALOFT WITH SOME SHORT WAVE DISTURBANCES ENBEDDED WHICH MAY KICK
OFF SOME OVERNIGHT SHOWERS IN THE NORTHERN PART OF THE RED RIVER
REGION IN NORTH DAKOTA AND NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA. THIS
DISTURBANCE WILL BRING IN A BIT COOLER AIR WITH FAIR WEATHER
FOLLOWING IT. SO,...IT WILL A BIT COOLER ON SUNDAY AND NEXT WEEK
WILL START NICE WITH LOTS OF SUNSHINE...THEN LOOK FOR AN
INCREASING CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS MID TO LATE WEEK. $$


NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026>030-054-020915-
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
239 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15
                    TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...11.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD (AROUND 113200 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...13.


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

$$

NDZ038-039-049-052-053-020915-
BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VALLEY CITY...FARGO...LISBON...
ENDERLIN...GWINNER...MILNOR...FORMAN...RUTLAND...WAHPETON
239 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-46 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...12.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD (AROUND 128200 KNOT-FT) BECOMING
                    EXCELLENT (AROUND 160000 KNOT-FT) BY AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...13.


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

$$

MNZ001-004>009-013>017-020915-
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
239 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................4.
PRECIPITATION.......SCATTERED 0.10 TO 0.20 INCH AMOUNTS.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15
                    TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...11.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 116300 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (AROUND 199000 KNOT-FT) IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 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.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...10.


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

$$

MNZ002-003-022>024-027>032-040-020915-
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
239 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
PRECIPITATION.......ISOLATED TRACE TO 0.10 INCH AMOUNTS.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT HIGHER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...11.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (AROUND 99900 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (AROUND 170700 KNOT-FT) IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 7200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........93-98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT LOWER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
HOURS OF SUNSHINE...13.


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

$$



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