Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for E ND, NW and WC MN
National Weather Service Grand Forks ND
519 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Showers and possibly a rumble of thunder will affect locations
along and east of the Red River Valley this afternoon or evening.
Temperatures will be near to slightly below normal. Winds will be
lighter than yesterday.

NDZ038-039-049-052-053-232115-
Barnes-Cass-Ransom-Sargent-Richland-
Including the cities of Valley City, Fargo, Lisbon, Enderlin,
Gwinner, Milnor, Forman, Rutland, and Wahpeton
519 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....76-81.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........35-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the late morning and afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...11.
Haines index........5 (moderate).
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (around 29600 Knot-ft) increasing to good
                    (around 82300 Knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......Around 8100 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
                    the evening. A chance of showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....51-56.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......East winds up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.10 inch amounts.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........56-61 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...9.
Smoke dispersal.....Good (around 74100 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 5500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....East around 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast
winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. North winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds around
5 mph.

$$

NDZ006>008-015-016-054-232115-
Towner-Cavalier-Pembina-Ramsey-Eastern Walsh County-
Western Walsh County-
Including the cities of Cando, Langdon, Cavalier, Walhalla,
Drayton, Pembina, Neche, St. Thomas, Devils Lake, Grafton,
Park River, Edinburg, Adams, and Lankin
519 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
                    morning. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....68-73.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........49-54 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    east 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...6.
Haines index........5 (moderate).
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (around 30200 Knot-ft) becoming good
                    (around 60700 Knot-ft) by afternoon.
Mixing height.......Around 4800 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....43-48.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                    the evening.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...11.
Smoke dispersal.....Good (around 82300 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 5600 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southeast
winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.

$$

MNZ004>006-009-016-017-232115-
Kittson-Roseau-Lake Of The Woods-North Beltrami-North Clearwater-
South Beltrami-
Including the cities of Hallock, Karlstad, Lancaster, Roseau,
Warroad, Greenbush, Baudette, Red Lake, Redby, Ponemah, Bagley,
Clearbrook, and Bemidji
519 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A chance of showers and a slight
                    chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....64-69.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........51-56 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                    northeast in the late morning and afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Precipitation.......trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...5.
Haines index........4 (low).
Smoke dispersal.....Fair (around 29900 Knot-ft) becoming good
                    (around 47100 Knot-ft) by afternoon.
Mixing height.......Around 5100 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy becoming mostly clear. A chance
                    of showers in the evening.
Min temperature.....41-46.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds around 5 mph in the evening
                    becoming light and variable.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......trace to 0.10 inch amounts.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....69-74.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........38-43 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...12.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (around 67000 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 6500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....East around 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds
around 5 mph.

$$

MNZ022>024-027-028-030>032-040-NDZ014-024-232115-
Mahnomen-South Clearwater-Hubbard-West Becker-East Becker-
West Otter Tail-East Otter Tail-Wadena-Grant-Benson-Eddy-
Including the cities of 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, Fort Totten, Maddock, Leeds, Minnewaukan,
and New Rockford
519 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. A chance of showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....71-76.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the east
                    around 15 mph early.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...8.
Haines index........5 (moderate).
Smoke dispersal.....Good (around 40900 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 6000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy becoming partly cloudy. A chance
                    of showers.
Min temperature.....48-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......East winds up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.10 inch amounts.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....69-74.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...9.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (around 71300 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 5600 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast 15 to 20 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast
winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. East winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers and a slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds around
5 mph.

$$

NDZ026>030-232115-
Nelson-Grand Forks-Griggs-Steele-Traill-
Including the cities of Lakota, Mcville, Aneta, Tolna,
Grand Forks, Cooperstown, Finley, Hope, Mayville, Hillsboro,
Hatton, and Portland
519 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....73-78.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........41-46 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    east around 15 mph early.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...7.
Haines index........5 (moderate).
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (around 33100 Knot-ft) becoming good
                    (around 61600 Knot-ft) by afternoon.
Mixing height.......Around 4800 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 5 mph increasing to southwest
                    around 15 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
                    the evening.
Min temperature.....46-51.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......trace to 0.10 inch amounts.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........49-54 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...10.
Smoke dispersal.....Good (around 73900 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 6000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....East around 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast
winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds around
5 mph.

$$

MNZ002-003-029-232115-
Norman-Clay-Wilkin-
Including the cities of Ada, Twin Valley, Halstad, Moorhead,
and Breckenridge
519 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....74-79.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......East winds up to 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast early.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...8.
Haines index........4 (low).
Smoke dispersal.....Fair (around 21500 Knot-ft) becoming good
                    (around 57400 Knot-ft) by afternoon.
Mixing height.......Around 6300 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy becoming partly cloudy. A chance
                    of showers.
Min temperature.....50-55.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......East winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.10 inch amounts.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....71-76.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........54-59 percent.
   24 hr trend......19 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...9.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (around 75100 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 6200 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast
winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. East winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds around
5 mph.

$$

MNZ001-007-008-013>015-232115-
West Polk-West Marshall-East Marshall-Pennington-Red Lake-
East Polk-
Including the cities of Crookston, East Grand Forks, Warren,
Stephen, Argyle, Newfolden, Middle River, Grygla,
Thief River Falls, Red Lake Falls, Fosston, Fertile, McIntosh,
and Erskine
519 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....69-74.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........43-48 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......North winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    northeast in the late morning and afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...5.
Haines index........4 (low).
Smoke dispersal.....Fair (around 26600 Knot-ft) becoming excellent
                    (around 62000 Knot-ft) by afternoon.
Mixing height.......Around 6300 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 5 mph shifting to the southwest in
                    the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy becoming mostly clear. A chance
                    of showers in the evening.
Min temperature.....42-47.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......East winds up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......trace to 0.10 inch amounts.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....71-76.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...11.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (around 74700 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 6400 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southeast
winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.

$$



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