Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/NORTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA
AND WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
433 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE AREA MOVING ACROSS THE REGION WILL BRING
MAINLY SNOW TO CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA AND WEST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA TODAY. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE FROM 1
TO 5 INCHES MAINLY EAST IN THE REGION. OTHERWISE...NORTHEAST WINDS
WILL BE STRONG TODAY AT 20 TO 35 MPH. COOL SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE
RIDGING WILL BUILD INTO AND ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT AND THURSDAY
BRINGING CLEARING SKIES...DRIER CONDITIONS ALONG WITH MUCH BELOW
NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND LIGHTER WINDS.

SDZ267-162245-
LOWER BAD RIVER-
433 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT CLOUD). RAIN LIKELY AND
                    SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    RAIN AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-59 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4300 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 30 TO 35 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 124000 OR VERY GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................50 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT CLOUD).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-25.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT CLOUD). A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF RAIN LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4600 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 61000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.

$$

SDZ268-162245-
UPPER CHEYENNE-
333 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT CLOUD). A CHANCE
                    OF SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                    AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4200 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 24 TO 31 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 91000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT CLOUD).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-24.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    EAST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (65-75 PERCENT CLOUD). A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF RAIN LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4400 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 13 TO 18 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 64000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

SDZ269-162245-
UPPER MISSOURI COTEAU-
433 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT CLOUD). A CHANCE OF SNOW
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AND SNOW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                    35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4100 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 30 TO 37 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 106000 OR VERY GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT CLOUD).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-23.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO
                    10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT CLOUD).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4100 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 9 TO 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 41000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50. EAST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.

$$

SDZ270-162245-
MISSOURI COTEAU-
433 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT CLOUD). SNOW WITH
                    POSSIBLE RAIN AND SLEET LIKELY IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AND A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MIN HUMIDITY........59-64 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                    35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4200 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 32 TO 37 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 125000 OR VERY GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................60 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT CLOUD).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-24.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP
                    TO 30 MPH IN THE EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT CLOUD). A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-49 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4300 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST AROUND 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 43000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.

$$

SDZ271-162245-
UPPER JAMES RIVER-
433 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT CLOUD). SNOW WITH RAIN
                    LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
                    AND RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
MIN HUMIDITY........62-67 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3900 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 33 TO 38 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 117000 OR VERY GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................70 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT CLOUD) THEN
                    BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT CLOUD).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-23.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-89 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO 10
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT CLOUD).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4400 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 7 TO 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 27000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

SDZ272-162245-
PRAIRIE COTEAU-
433 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT CLOUD). RAIN LIKELY AND
                    A CHANCE OF SLEET IN THE MORNING. SNOW THROUGH
                    THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....31-36.
MIN HUMIDITY........69-74 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2700 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 33 TO 38 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 85000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................90 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT CLOUD).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-23.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-89 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN
                    THE EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT CLOUD).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3400 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 18 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 7
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 25000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

SDZ273-162245-
RED RIVER VALLEY-
433 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT CLOUD). SNOW THROUGH THE
                    DAY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
MIN HUMIDITY........63-68 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3400 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 31 TO 36 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 90000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................90 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT CLOUD). A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-24.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-91 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN
                    THE EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT CLOUD).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3700 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 18 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 8 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 32000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

MNZ039-162245-
TRAVERSE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHEATON
433 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT CLOUD). SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
MIN HUMIDITY........63-68 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3500 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 29 TO 37 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 90000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................80 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT CLOUD) THEN
                    BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT CLOUD). A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-25.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
                    DECREASING TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT CLOUD).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-54 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3900 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 9 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 33000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

MNZ046-162245-
BIG STONE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ORTONVILLE
433 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT CLOUD). SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3000 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 30 TO 36 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 84000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................90 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT CLOUD) THEN
                    BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT CLOUD). A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-23.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-91 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN
                    THE EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT CLOUD).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3600 FT AGL (AFTERNOON MAX).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 9 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 31000 OR POOR (AVE 12-6 PM).
LAL.................1.
CWR.................ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

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