Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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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
310 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...

A few late afternoon and evening thunderstorms will affect portions
of east central/south central Minnesota, as well as west central
Wisconsin. However, most areas will remain dry. High pressure
will build across the region overnight, but a few instability
showers will be possible Sunday afternoon in eastern Minnesota
and west central Wisconsin. The next chance of widespread rainfall
will occur late Monday night and into Tuesday.

MNZ054>058-064>066-073-231230-
Lac Qui Parle-Swift-Chippewa-Kandiyohi-Meeker-Yellow Medicine-
Renville-McLeod-Redwood-
Including the cities of Madison, Benson, Montevideo, Willmar,
Litchfield, Granite Falls, Olivia, Hutchinson, and Redwood Falls
310 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....59-64.
Max humidity........85-90 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....75-80.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 8 to 13 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 12 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 66000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy fog after 0300 until 0600.
Min temperature.....54-59.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 9 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....78-83.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 8 to 13 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 3800 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 57000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph with
gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of  precipitation 40 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 85 TO 90. South winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  precipitation
40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. West winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. North winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Northeast winds 5 to
9 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 60 TO 65. Northeast winds
5 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. North winds 5 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. South winds 5 to
7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Southwest winds 5 to
8 mph.

$$

MNZ041>045-047>050-231230-
Douglas-Todd-Morrison-Mille Lacs-Kanabec-Stevens-Pope-Stearns-
Benton-
Including the cities of Alexandria, Long Prairie, Little Falls,
Princeton, Mora, Morris, Glenwood, St Cloud, and Foley
310 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....57-62.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........57-62 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 7 to 12 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5100 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 10 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 53000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy fog after 2400.
Min temperature.....52-57.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until 0800.
Max temperature.....75-80.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........13 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 63000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph with
gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of  precipitation 40 percent.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of  precipitation
50 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. West winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 75 TO 80. North winds 5 to
8 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 55 TO 60. North winds 5 to
8 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Northeast winds 5 to
7 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. Northeast winds
5 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Northwest winds 5 to
8 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. West winds 5 to
8 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.

$$

MNZ051>053-059>061-068-069-076-077-231230-
Sherburne-Isanti-Chisago-Wright-Hennepin-Anoka-Carver-Scott-
Le Sueur-Rice-
Including the cities of Elk River, Cambridge, Center City,
Monticello, Minneapolis, Blaine, Chaska, Shakopee, Le Sueur,
and Faribault
310 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....60-65.
Max humidity........86-91 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light, then becoming northwest 5 to 6
                    mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Isolated rain showers after 1600.
                    Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........54-59 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 7 to 12 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 6100 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 13 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 80000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy fog after 0100.
Min temperature.....53-58.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph in the evening
                    becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until 0900.
Max temperature.....76-81.
Min humidity........51-56 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........13 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 41000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. Southeast winds 5 to
9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  precipitation
50 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. North winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. North winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Northeast winds 5 to
8 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. Northeast winds
5 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. North winds 5 to 6 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. Northwest winds 5 to
6 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. West winds 5 to 6 mph.

$$

MNZ067-074-075-082>085-091>093-231230-
Sibley-Brown-Nicollet-Watonwan-Blue Earth-Waseca-Steele-Martin-
Faribault-Freeborn-
Including the cities of Gaylord, New Ulm, St Peter, St James,
Mankato, Waseca, Owatonna, Fairmont, Blue Earth, and Albert Lea
310 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....60-65.
Max humidity........86-91 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light, then becoming northwest 5 to 6
                    mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....75-80.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 8 to 13 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........11 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 5900 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 90000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy fog after 0100.
Min temperature.....54-59.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until 0800.
Max temperature.....76-81.
Min humidity........53-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 3800 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southeast around 9 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 32000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 60 TO 65. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  precipitation
40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. North winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60 TO 65. North winds 5 to 7 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 60 TO 65. Northeast winds
5 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. North winds 5 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. West winds 5 to
7 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Southwest winds 5 to
7 mph.

$$

MNZ078-WIZ015-016-024>028-231230-
Goodhue-Barron-Rusk-Pierce-Dunn-Pepin-Chippewa-Eau Claire-
Including the cities of Red Wing, Rice Lake, Ladysmith,
River Falls, Prescott, Menomonie, Durand, Chippewa Falls,
and Eau Claire
310 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Isolated thunderstorms until
                    2200. isolated rain showers until 2300. Patchy
                    fog after 2300 until 0600. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Min temperature.....59-64.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 6 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light, then becoming northwest around
                    5 mph late in the night.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 1.
Chance of Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....73-78.
Min humidity........54-59 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 7 to 12 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 6300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 19 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 124000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy fog after 0300.
Min temperature.....52-57.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until 0800.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 6 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4000 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southeast around 5 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 18000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. Southeast winds 5 to
9 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  precipitation
40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 80 TO 85. Northwest winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. North winds 5 to
6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Northeast winds 5 to
7 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. Northeast winds
5 to 6 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. North winds 5 to 6 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. West winds 5 to 6 mph.

$$

MNZ062-063-070-WIZ014-023-231230-
Ramsey-Washington-Dakota-Polk-St. Croix-
Including the cities of St Paul, Stillwater, Hastings, Osceola,
and Hudson
310 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms until 2000. Chance of
                    precipitation 20 percent.
Min temperature.....59-64.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 6 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light, then becoming northwest around
                    5 mph late in the night.
LAL.................3 until 2000, then 1.
Chance of Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.05 inch amounts.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....73-78.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 6 to 11 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low.
Hours of sun........8 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 6300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....North around 15 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 99000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy fog after 2400.
Min temperature.....52-57.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph in the evening
                    becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until 0900.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........52-57 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 6 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........13 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 4000 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southeast around 8 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 31000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. Southeast winds 5 to
8 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 80 TO 85. South winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  precipitation
40 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65 TO 70. Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs 80 TO 85. Northwest winds 5 to 6 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. North winds 5 to
6 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. Northeast winds 5 to
7 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. Northeast winds
5 to 6 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. North winds 5 to 6 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 60 TO 65. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 TO 85. West winds 5 to 6 mph.

$$



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