Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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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
315 PM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...

SLIGHTLY COOLER...BUT MILD AND DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. A WEATHER SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO ARRIVE SUNDAY NIGHT AND
MIGHT BRING A LITTLE LIGHT RAIN...ESPECIALLY TO EASTERN MINNESOTA
AND WESTERN WISCONSIN. THE BEST CHANCE FOR LIGHT RAIN AND CLOUD
COVER COMES MONDAY. AFTER MONDAY...THE WEEK LOOKS MUCH COOLER BUT
WILL STILL REMAIN DRY.

MNZ052-053-060>063-068>070-078-251215-
ISANTI-CHISAGO-HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-WASHINGTON-CARVER-SCOTT-
DAKOTA-GOODHUE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAMBRIDGE...CENTER CITY...MINNEAPOLIS...
BLAINE...ST. PAUL...STILLWATER...CHASKA...SHAKOPEE...BURNSVILLE...
RED WING
315 PM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........10 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3600 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 66000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-82 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2100 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 22 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 38000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
60 TO 65. WEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 40 TO 45. WEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 11 TO
16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. WEST WINDS 6 TO
11 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
9 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 35 TO 40. EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

$$

MNZ042>045-049>051-059-251215-
TODD-MORRISON-MILLE LACS-KANABEC-STEARNS-BENTON-SHERBURNE-WRIGHT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LONG PRAIRIE...LITTLE FALLS...
PRINCETON...MORA...ST. CLOUD...FOLEY...ELK RIVER...MONTICELLO
315 PM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........10 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3400 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 65000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
                    AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AFTER 1300. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 24 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 46000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COOL. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS 60 TO 65.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 30 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO
40. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS 45 TO 50. WEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. EAST WINDS 5 TO
6 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
45 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

$$

MNZ041-047-048-054>058-064-065-073-251215-
DOUGLAS-STEVENS-POPE-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-KANDIYOHI-
MEEKER-YELLOW MEDICINE-RENVILLE-REDWOOD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALEXANDRIA...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...
MADISON...BENSON...MONTEVIDEO...WILLMAR...LITCHFIELD...
GRANITE FALLS...OLIVIA...REDWOOD FALLS
315 PM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........10 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3700 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 54000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-82 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2300 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 28 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 56000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 50. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
9 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
60 TO 65. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 35 TO 40. WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
9 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 9 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO
13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTH WINDS 8 TO
13 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTH WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MNZ066-067-074>077-082>085-091>093-251215-
MCLEOD-SIBLEY-BROWN-NICOLLET-LE SUEUR-RICE-WATONWAN-BLUE EARTH-
WASECA-STEELE-MARTIN-FARIBAULT-FREEBORN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HUTCHINSON...GAYLORD...NEW ULM...
ST. PETER...LE SUEUR...FARIBAULT...ST. JAMES...MANKATO...WASECA...
OWATONNA...FAIRMONT...BLUE EARTH...ALBERT LEA
315 PM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........10 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3700 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 17 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 56000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2100 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 27 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 50000 OR GOOD (AVE 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
60 TO 65. WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 40 TO 45. WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 13 TO
18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO
13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHWEST WINDS
7 TO 12 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.

$$

WIZ014>016-023>028-251215-
POLK-BARRON-RUSK-ST. CROIX-PIERCE-DUNN-PEPIN-CHIPPEWA-EAU CLAIRE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMERY...BALSAM LAKE...RICE LAKE...
BARRON...LADYSMITH...HUDSON...NEW RICHMOND...RIVER FALLS...
PRESCOTT...MENOMONIE...BOYCEVILLE...DURAND...PEPIN...
CHIPPEWA FALLS...BLOOMER...EAU CLAIRE...ALTOONA
315 PM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 0400...THEN CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........10 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3200 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 23 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 67000 OR EXCELLENT (AVE 12-6 PM).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-87 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.
HOURS OF SUN........7 HOURS.
PRECIPITATION.......NONE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 1900 FT AGL (AVE 12-6 PM).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH (AVE 12-6 PM).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AROUND 24000 OR FAIR (AVE 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COOL. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
60 TO 65. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO
45. WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. WEST WINDS 7 TO
12 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
8 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 35 TO 40. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
45 TO 50. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

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