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
457 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Showers are possible today, and should occur at most locations.
With that said, these will not be all day rains, and will be
mostly brief. Winds will become northwest later in the afternoon
or early evening hours.

NDZ006>008-014>016-024-026-027-054-212130-
Towner-Cavalier-Pembina-Benson-Ramsey-Eastern Walsh County-Eddy-
Nelson-Grand Forks-Western Walsh County-
Including the cities of Cando, Langdon, Cavalier, Walhalla,
Drayton, Pembina, Neche, St. Thomas, Fort Totten, Maddock, Leeds,
Minnewaukan, Devils Lake, Grafton, Park River, New Rockford,
Lakota, Mcville, Aneta, Tolna, Grand Forks, Edinburg, Adams,
and Lankin
457 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy becoming mostly sunny. A chance
                    of showers.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    southwest around 15 mph early in the afternoon,
                    then shifting to the northwest early.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...7.
Haines index........4 (low).
Smoke dispersal.....Fair (around 50200 Knot-ft) increasing to very
                    good (around 142100 Knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......Around 8400 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph increasing to west
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....48-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........84-89 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
                    in the evening.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........30-35 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...12.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (around 165200 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 8900 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.


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

$$

NDZ028>030-038-039-212130-
Griggs-Steele-Traill-Barnes-Cass-
Including the cities of Cooperstown, Finley, Hope, Mayville,
Hillsboro, Hatton, Portland, Valley City, and Fargo
457 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the
                    morning, then a slight chance of showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....74-79.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........44-49 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......South winds up to 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest early in the afternoon, then shifting
                    to the west early.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...7.
Haines index........5 (moderate).
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (around 22200 Knot-ft) becoming good
                    (around 67200 Knot-ft) by afternoon.
Mixing height.......Around 6800 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 5 mph shifting to the west in the
                    afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....48-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........89-94 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....73-78.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........30-35 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...13.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good (around 149500 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 8900 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.


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

$$

NDZ049-052-053-212130-
Ransom-Sargent-Richland-
Including the cities of Lisbon, Enderlin, Gwinner, Milnor,
Forman, Rutland, and Wahpeton
457 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the
                    morning, then a slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....73-78.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........54-59 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......East winds up to 5 mph shifting to the
                    northwest early.
LAL.................3.
Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...7.
Haines index........5 (moderate).
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (around 21000 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 4800 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the west in
                    the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....48-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........93-98 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....73-78.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........32-37 percent.
   24 hr trend......19 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...13.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good (around 127100 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 8700 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. East winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast
winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 70s. South winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.

$$

MNZ004>009-212130-
Kittson-Roseau-Lake Of The Woods-West Marshall-East Marshall-
North Beltrami-
Including the cities of Hallock, Karlstad, Lancaster, Roseau,
Warroad, Greenbush, Baudette, Warren, Stephen, Argyle, Newfolden,
Middle River, Grygla, Red Lake, Redby, and Ponemah
457 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
                    the morning, then a chance of showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......8 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......South winds up to 5 mph shifting to the west in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...5.
Haines index........4 (low).
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (around 81700 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 6900 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph increasing to west
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A chance of showers in the
                    evening. A slight chance of showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......West winds up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.10 inch amounts.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....71-76.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25
                    mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...10.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (around 215600 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 9600 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest 20 to 25 mph.


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

$$

MNZ001-013>017-212130-
West Polk-Pennington-Red Lake-East Polk-North Clearwater-
South Beltrami-
Including the cities of Crookston, East Grand Forks,
Thief River Falls, Red Lake Falls, Fosston, Fertile, McIntosh,
Erskine, Bagley, Clearbrook, and Bemidji
457 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
                    morning. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....73-78.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......South winds up to 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...6.
Haines index........5 (moderate).
Smoke dispersal.....Good (around 44700 Knot-ft) becoming excellent
                    (around 82100 Knot-ft) by afternoon.
Mixing height.......Around 6800 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph shifting to the west in
                    the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. A slight chance of showers in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....48-53.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........90-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......trace to 0.10 inch amounts.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........34-39 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25
                    mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...12.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (around 197000 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 9200 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph increasing to around 25
                    mph in the afternoon.


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

$$

MNZ002-003-022>024-027-028-212130-
Norman-Clay-Mahnomen-South Clearwater-Hubbard-West Becker-
East Becker-
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, and Wolf Lake
457 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent higher.
20-foot winds.......South winds up to 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest early.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...6.
Haines index........5 (moderate).
Smoke dispersal.....Fair (around 21700 Knot-ft) becoming good
                    (around 38400 Knot-ft) by afternoon.
Mixing height.......Around 5400 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 5 mph shifting to the west in the
                    afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. A slight chance of showers in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....49-54.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........92-97 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....71-76.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........34-39 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...12.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (around 170900 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 8800 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.


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

$$

MNZ029>032-040-212130-
Wilkin-West Otter Tail-East Otter Tail-Wadena-Grant-
Including the cities of Breckenridge, Fergus Falls, Perham,
New York Mills, Parkers Prairie, Henning, Battle Lake, Wadena,
Menahga, Elbow Lake, Hoffman, Ashby, Herman, and Barrett
457 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers.
Max temperature.....71-76.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........58-63 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds up to 5 mph shifting to the
                    west around 5 mph early.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......Isolated trace to 0.10 inch amounts.
Hours of Sunshine...6.
Haines index........5 (moderate).
Smoke dispersal.....Fair (around 17500 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 4500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the west in
                    the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....50-55.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds up to 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....71-76.
   24 hr trend......Little change.
Min humidity........38-43 percent.
   24 hr trend......16 percent lower.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Precipitation.......None.
Hours of Sunshine...13.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (around 145600 Knot-ft).
Mixing height.......Around 8100 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. East winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast
winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the lower 70s. South winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around 5 mph.

$$



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