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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
359 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL
MINNESOTA THIS AFTERNOON...

.DISCUSSION...
Another day of low humidity and temperatures in the upper 660s to
lower 70s is expected this afternoon across mainly south central
Minnesota. Cooler and more humid conditions are expected north of
the stationary front across central Minnesota. An active pattern
for is expected early in the week which will bring cooler
temperatures along with increased chances for widespread rain.

MNZ054>056-064-065-073-240015-
Lac Qui Parle-Swift-Chippewa-Yellow Medicine-Renville-Redwood-
Including the cities of Madison, Benson, Montevideo,
Granite Falls, Olivia, and Redwood Falls
359 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....68-73.
Min humidity........22-27 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 13 to 18 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 7000 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 17 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 118000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0600, then mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....46-51.
Max humidity........68-73 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 13 to 18 mph. Gusts up to 30
                    mph increasing to 35 mph early in the morning.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. slight
                    chance of thunderstorms after 1600. Chance of
                    precipitation 50 percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 18 to 23 mph with gusts to around
                    35 mph.
LAL.................1 until 1600, then 2.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing height.......Around 5000 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southwest around 22 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 109000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. Northwest winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 30 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 45 TO 50.
North winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of
showers 50 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers possibly
mixed with snow showers. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 11 to 16 mph
with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of  precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
45 TO 50. North winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Chance of  showers 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and snow showers. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. North winds 6 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. East winds 5 to
9 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
50 TO 55. East winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  showers 20 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
possibly mixed with snow showers. Lows 35 TO 40. Northeast winds
7 to 12 mph. Chance of  precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO
55. Northeast winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 30 percent.

$$

MNZ074-075-082-083-091-092-240015-
Brown-Nicollet-Watonwan-Blue Earth-Martin-Faribault-
Including the cities of New Ulm, St Peter, St James, Mankato,
Fairmont, and Blue Earth
359 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....70-75.
Min humidity........21-26 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 13 to 18 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 7600 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southwest around 20 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 151000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....46-51.
Max humidity........64-69 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around
                    30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers after
                    1300. slight chance of thunderstorms after
                    1600. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 19 to 24 mph with gusts to around
                    40 mph.
LAL.................1 until 1600, then 2.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........4 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......Scattered None.
Mixing height.......Around 5600 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 35 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 194000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 40 TO 45. Southwest winds 11 to 16 mph with
gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of  precipitation 20 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO 55.
North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of
showers 50 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows
35 TO 40. North winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Chance of  showers 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 45 TO
50. North winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance
of  showers 30 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and snow showers. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 10 to 15 mph with
gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of  precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. North winds 6 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 TO 40. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
50 TO 55. East winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 20 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. East winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 30 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO
55. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Chance of  showers 30 percent.

$$

MNZ041>043-047>050-240015-
Douglas-Todd-Morrison-Stevens-Pope-Stearns-Benton-
Including the cities of Alexandria, Long Prairie, Little Falls,
Morris, Glenwood, St Cloud, and Foley
359 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 12 to 17 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 3400 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southeast around 13 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 46000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2400, then mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....38-43.
Max humidity........82-87 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 12 to 17 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers until
                    1300, then rain showers likely. slight chance
                    of thunderstorms after 1600. Chance of
                    precipitation 70 percent.
Max temperature.....57-62.
Min humidity........44-49 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 13 to 18 mph with gusts to around
                    30 mph.
LAL.................1 until 1600, then 2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........2 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......Areas of 0.05 to 0.10 inch amounts.
Mixing height.......Around 4400 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 24 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 106000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. West winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 45 TO 50.
North winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of
showers 50 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
around 25 mph. Chance of  precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
snow showers. Highs 40 TO 45. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts
to around 25 mph. Chance of  precipitation 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and snow showers. Lows 25 TO 30. Northeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
Chance of  precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. North winds 5 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. East winds 6 to 11 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
snow showers. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO
55. Northeast winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 30 percent.

$$

MNZ057>059-066-067-240015-
Kandiyohi-Meeker-Wright-McLeod-Sibley-
Including the cities of Willmar, Litchfield, Monticello,
Hutchinson, and Gaylord
359 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....67-72.
Min humidity........29-34 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 8 to 13 mph shifting to the
                    southeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 6300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 12 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 79000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0600, then mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....44-49.
Max humidity........73-78 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
                    around 25 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. slight
                    chance of thunderstorms after 1600. Chance of
                    precipitation 50 percent.
Max temperature.....62-67.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around
                    35 mph.
LAL.................1 until 1600, then 2.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing height.......Around 5200 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 30 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 154000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 40 TO 45. West winds 7 to 12 mph.
Chance of  precipitation 40 percent.
.TUESDAY...Rain showers likely. Highs 50 TO 55. North winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of  showers
70 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of rain showers possibly mixed
with snow showers. Lows 35 TO 40. North winds 10 to 15 mph with
gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of  precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
possibly mixed with snow showers. Highs 45 TO 50. North winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and snow showers. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. North winds 5 to 9 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 9 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northeast winds 7 to
12 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers possibly
mixed with snow showers and. Lows 35 TO 40. Northeast winds 7 to
12 mph. Chance of  precipitation 30 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO
55. Northeast winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 30 percent.

$$

MNZ076>078-084-085-093-240015-
Le Sueur-Rice-Goodhue-Waseca-Steele-Freeborn-
Including the cities of Le Sueur, Faribault, Red Wing, Waseca,
Owatonna, and Albert Lea
359 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....68-73.
Min humidity........24-29 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........12 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 7300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southwest around 17 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 123000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....45-50.
Max humidity........66-71 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Chance of rain showers after
                    1300. slight chance of thunderstorms after
                    1600. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Max temperature.....64-69.
Min humidity........34-39 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 18 to 23 mph with gusts to around
                    40 mph.
LAL.................1 until 1600, then 2.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........4 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......Scattered None.
Mixing height.......Around 5100 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 38 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 192000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45 TO 50. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with
gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of  precipitation 20 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO 55.
North winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  showers 50 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO 40.
North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of
showers 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 45 TO
50. North winds 12 to 17 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance
of  showers 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and snow showers. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 45 TO 50. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 9 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
50 TO 55. East winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 20 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. East winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 30 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO
55. Northeast winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 30 percent.

$$

MNZ044-045-051>053-061-240015-
Mille Lacs-Kanabec-Sherburne-Isanti-Chisago-Anoka-
Including the cities of Princeton, Mora, Elk River, Cambridge,
Center City, and Blaine
359 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Isolated rain showers until 1100.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........42-47 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 8 to 13 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........6 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 3500 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....East around 9 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 33000 or good (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 2400, then mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....39-44.
Max humidity........81-86 percent.
20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers after
                    1000. Chance of showers 50 percent.
Max temperature.....59-64.
Min humidity........39-44 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 12 to 17 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                    increasing to 35 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........2 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......Scattered trace to 0.05 inch amounts.
Mixing height.......Around 4600 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 33 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 152000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 40 TO 45. Southwest winds 6 to
11 mph. Chance of  precipitation 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO 55.
North winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of  showers 50 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of rain showers possibly mixed
with snow showers. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 10 to 15 mph with
gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of  precipitation 50 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
possibly mixed with snow showers. Highs 40 TO 45. North winds
8 to 13 mph. Chance of  precipitation 20 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers possibly
mixed with rain showers. Lows 25 TO 30. North winds 6 to 11 mph.
Chance of  precipitation 30 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Highs 45 TO 50. North winds 5 to 8 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northeast winds 5 to
9 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
snow showers. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs
50 TO 55. Northeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of  showers
20 percent.

$$

MNZ060-062-063-068>070-240015-
Hennepin-Ramsey-Washington-Carver-Scott-Dakota-
Including the cities of Minneapolis, St Paul, Stillwater, Chaska,
Shakopee, and Hastings
359 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....66-71.
Min humidity........29-34 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph shifting to the
                    northeast 5 to 10 mph late in the morning, then
                    shifting to the southeast 6 to 11 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........10 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 6500 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 66000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....45-50.
Max humidity........73-78 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers after
                    1300. Chance of showers 40 percent.
Max temperature.....63-68.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 14 to 19 mph with gusts to around
                    35 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........3 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......Scattered None.
Mixing height.......Around 5300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 36 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 191000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 45 TO 50. Southwest winds 7 to
12 mph. Chance of  precipitation 40 percent.
.TUESDAY...Rain showers likely. Highs 50 TO 55. North winds 7 to
12 mph. Chance of  showers 70 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain showers likely. Lows 35 TO 40. North winds
8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 45 TO
50. North winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance
of  showers 30 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and snow showers. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Highs 45 TO 50. North winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northeast winds 6 to
11 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 35 TO
40. Northeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of  showers 30 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO
55. Northeast winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  showers 30 percent.

$$

WIZ014>016-027-240015-
Polk-Barron-Rusk-Chippewa-
Including the cities of Osceola, Rice Lake, Ladysmith,
and Chippewa Falls
359 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max temperature.....59-64.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........7 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 3900 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southeast around 4 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 23000 or fair (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 0600, then mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....37-42.
Max humidity........78-83 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 7 to 12 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers after
                    1000. Chance of showers 50 percent.
Max temperature.....61-66.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 14 to 19 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                    increasing to 35 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........4 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......Scattered None.
Mixing height.......Around 4400 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 35 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 154000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 45 TO
50. South winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 50 percent.
.TUESDAY...Rain showers likely. Highs 55 TO 60. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph. Chance of  showers 70 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain showers likely. Lows 35 TO 40. North winds
8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 40 TO
45. North winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance
of  showers 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and snow showers. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Highs 45 TO 50. North winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 8 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northeast winds 5 to
9 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 30 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO
55. East winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance of  showers 30 percent.

$$

WIZ023>026-028-240015-
St. Croix-Pierce-Dunn-Pepin-Eau Claire-
Including the cities of Hudson, River Falls, Prescott, Menomonie,
Durand, and Eau Claire
359 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........30-35 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph shifting to the
                    north 5 to 10 mph late in the morning, then
                    shifting to the south 5 to 9 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate.
Hours of sun........9 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .
Mixing height.......Around 6800 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....Southwest around 9 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 71000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....40-45.
Max humidity........78-83 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chance of Precipitation.......None .

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
                    after 1300. Chance of showers 20 percent.
Max temperature.....63-68.
Min humidity........34-39 percent.
20-foot winds.......South winds 14 to 19 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    increasing to 35 mph in the late morning and
                    afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 or high.
Hours of sun........4 Hours.
Chance of Precipitation.......Isolated None.
Mixing height.......Around 5300 ft agl (Ave 12-6 PM).
Transport winds.....South around 36 mph (Ave 12-6 pm).
Smoke dispersal.....Around 191000 or excellent (Ave 12-6 PM).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 45 TO
50. South winds 8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 40 percent.
.TUESDAY...Rain showers likely. Highs 55 TO 60. Northwest winds
5 to 9 mph. Chance of  showers 70 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain showers likely. Lows 35 TO 40. North winds
8 to 13 mph. Chance of  showers 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 40 TO
45. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance
of  showers 40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
and snow showers. Lows 30 TO 35. North winds 7 to 12 mph. Chance
of  precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Highs 45 TO 50. North winds 5 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 TO 35. Northeast winds
5 to 7 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 50 TO 55. Northeast winds 5 to
9 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Lows 35 TO 40. Northeast winds 6 to 9 mph. Chance of
precipitation 30 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Highs 50 TO
55. East winds 6 to 11 mph. Chance of  showers 30 percent.

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